By Marc Jones. LONDON (Reuters) - European and Asian share markets rose on Monday, lifted by upbeat Chinese trade data and cautious optimism that the world's economy and markets can cope with a gradual withdrawal of U.S.
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia president Charles Plosser, below, who has opposed additional stimulus, said betterthan-expected job growth bolsters the case for the central bank to wind down its asset purchases.
Statistics Canada says the B.C. economy slumped a little in November as the province shed jobs in education and the technology sector.
LAC-M�GANTIC - When Patrick Robitaille heard that officials were planning a ceremony to honour the men and women who were the first on the scene after the Lac-M�gantic train derailment last summer, he wasn't sure he wanted to attend.
A second partner has been added to a Petronas-led $11-billion liquefied natural gas proposal in northwestern B.C. Progress Energy Canada (wholly owned by Malaysian state-owned Petronas) has a majority stake in the project slated for Lelu Island near ...