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OTTAWA, June 13 The interest rates cuts the Bank of Canada took in 2015 have largely done their job as the economy appears to be gathering momentum, the head of the central bank said on Tuesday.
With the economic recovery from the oil price shock appearing to be widening, "What that suggests to us is that the interest rate cuts we put in place in 2015 have largely done their work," Governor Stephen Poloz said in an interview with CBC Radio. (Reporting by Leah Schnurr; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)
NEW YORK, June 28 The euro hit a one-year high against the dollar on Wednesday and German 10-year Bund yields continued to rise after doubling the previous day, on bets that Europe's and Britain's central banks are preparing to scale back economic stimulus.
WASHINGTON, June 28 U.S. Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn on Wednesday indicated Republican leaders want changes to their draft healthcare legislation completed this week so lawmakers could review the revised plan over next week's congressional recess.