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After failed Carrefour bid, Couche-Tard seeks to reassure befuddled shareholders 9:25am EST

TORONTO/MONTREAL (Reuters) - Canadian convenience store operator Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc has been quietly reassuring shareholders about its growth strategy after its abrupt plan to buy French retailer Carrefour SA befuddled investors and cast doubt about the stock's short-term prospects.  Full Article

 
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Canada's Trudeau presses Pfizer CEO on vaccine shortage, hints at travel crackdown Friday, 22 Jan 2021 

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Friday that Pfizer had reassured him it would meet Canada's vaccine order in full by end-March as, with a second COVID wave spreading across the country, he hinted at a clampdown on citizens leaving home.  Full Article  

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Exclusive: Canada deporting thousands even as pandemic rages Friday, 22 Jan 2021 

TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada deported thousands of people even as COVID-19 raged last year, data seen by Reuters shows, and lawyers say deportations are ramping up, putting people needlessly at risk in the midst of a global health emergency.  Full Article