By Commodity News Service Canada
WINNIPEG, Nov. 27, 2017 (CNS) – The following is a glance at
the news moving markets in Canada and globally.
TransCanada Corp’s existing Keystone pipeline has leaked
substantially more oil, and more often, in the United States
than previously indicated. The existing 3,455 kilometre system
from Hardisty, Alta. to the Texas coast has had three
significant leaks in the U.S. since it began operating in 2010.
A report issued by the Bank of Montreal indicates ending
the North American Free Trade Agreement would harm the U.S. and
and Europe. Ending NAFTA would lead to a 0.2 per cent net
reduction in real U.S. gross domestic product over the next five
years and a one per cent decrease for Canada’s economy.
Britain’s Prince Harry, fifth in line for the crown, has
announced his engagement to American actress Meghan Markle. The
two will wed in the spring. Harry and Markle, a divorcee, met in
July, 2016, after being introduced by friends. The couple will
live in Nottingham Cottage at Kensington Palace.