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at 00:23 on August 01, 2015, EDT.

No deal: Countries leave Hawaii without 12-nation trade agreement

Prime Minister Stephen Harper was prepared to make a triumphant announcement Friday night about Canada joining the largest free-trade zone in history, and use that as a launchpad into an anticipated weekend election call.

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at 17:34 on July 31, 2015, EDT.

Lower dollar could give Maple Leaf Foods a leg up on U.S. competitors: executive

TORONTO - Executives at Maple Leaf Foods are optimistic about the benefits a weaker Canadian dollar could have on its meats business.

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at 17:31 on July 31, 2015, EDT.

Toronto stock market higher on materials stocks, Canadian dollar slips

TORONTO - The Toronto Stock Exchange closed higher on Friday as strength in the materials and financials sectors overcame another decline in oil prices.

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at 17:17 on July 31, 2015, EDT.

Ministers, Tory MPs pledge new cash, recycle old promises as election looms

OTTAWA - Federal cabinet ministers have made almost $1.6 billion in spending promises in the last two days, as the hours tick down to an expected election call.

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at 17:10 on July 31, 2015, EDT.

Province approves new gold and silver mine in northwestern B.C.

VANCOUVER - Construction will begin soon on a new gold and silver mine in northwestern British Columbia.

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at 17:10 on July 31, 2015, EDT.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:

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