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Canada economy grows through September, but way forward 'clouded' 10:21am EDT

OTTAWA (Reuters) - The Canadian economy grew in both August and September, with the August gain slightly above expectations, but a rise in COVID-19 infections, along with targeted restrictions to curb the virus, are expected put a lid on economic activity into the fall.  Full Article

 
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Canada's fiscal update will offer targeted aid to sectors hit by coronavirus: finmin 11:30am EDT 

OTTAWA (Reuters) - The Canada government's fiscal update will offer targeted aid to sectors hard hit by the coronavirus epidemic when it is unveiled later this year, Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Friday.  Full Article  

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Canada border officer 'red-faced' over giving police passcodes to Huawei CFO's phones 4:44pm EDT 

VANCOUVER (Reuters) - The Canadian border official who questioned Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou before police arrested her two years ago told a court on Friday he was "red-faced" when he realized he mistakenly gave her phones' passcodes to the police.  Full Article