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Canada agrees on national carbon price, but tensions remain Friday, 9 Dec 2016

OTTAWA (Reuters) - The Canadian government on Friday reached a deal with eight of the 10 provinces to introduce a landmark national carbon price, which Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says will help Canada meet its international climate change obligations.  Full Article

 
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Canada's Trudeau pressured over fundraisers; image at risk Thursday, 8 Dec 2016 

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who came to power promising to run an open and ethical government, is embroiled in allegations over political fund raisers that could tarnish his image as a youthful reformer.  Full Article  

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Canada housing market shows signs of slowing, but prices rise Thursday, 8 Dec 2016 

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada's housing market showed some signs of softening in November as new construction starts fell, but separate data showed prices rose in October and permits for future building jumped, suggesting the market could have strength in reserve.  Full Article