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Canada says will win softwood dispute with U.S., eyes China market 3:51pm EDT

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada will fight back against U.S. tariffs on softwood lumber and win again, top officials said on Tuesday, noting that international trade authorities have always ruled in its favor in the long dispute.  Full Article

 
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Ahead of NAFTA talks, U.S. sets 20 percent duties on Canadian softwood lumber Monday, 24 Apr 2017 

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States will impose preliminary anti-subsidy duties averaging 20 percent on imports of Canadian softwood lumber, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Monday, escalating a long-running trade dispute between the two neighbors.  Full Article  

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Canadian province to test giving basic income amid changing job market Monday, 24 Apr 2017 

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada's province of Ontario said on Monday it will launch a pilot program offering a basic wage to those who are out of work or have low incomes, the latest region to experiment with providing a guaranteed income amid worries that advances in technology are leaving workers behind.  Full Article