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CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises as tepid jobs data cools rate hike worries

May 11 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index opened higher on Friday after data showed unexpected job losses in April, raising the odds that the Bank of Canada will hold interest rates steady.

* At 9:32 a.m. ET (1332 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX Composite Index rose 25.09 points, or 0.16 percent, to 15,984.59. (Reporting by Amy Caren Daniel in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D’Silva)

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