CANADA STOCKS-Futures slip as oil remains on the back foot
May 26 Stock futures pointed to a lower opening for Canada's main stock index on Friday as oil prices edged lower, and are set to close at a weekly loss of more than 3 percent.
ATHENS Oct 11 Greece's jobless rate rose for the 35th consecutive month in July, scaling a new record of 25.1 percent from an upwardly revised 24.8 percent in June, the country's statistics service ELSTAT said on Thursday.
Greece's crippling, austerity-fuelled recession continued to take its toll on the labour market, putting Greek unemployment at more than double the euro zone average of 11.4 percent in July.
LONDON, May 26 Europe's brightening economic prospects are unlikely to insulate regional stocks from any sharp pullback on Wall Street where a wobble last week heightened anxiety about whether a market at record highs is due a correction.
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