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CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher as energy, material stocks gain

June 4 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index rose at open on Friday, driven by gains in energy and gold stocks as underlying commodity prices gained, while more-than-expected jobs were lost in May due to the impact of COVID-19 lockdowns.

* At 09:31 a.m. ET (13:31 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index was up 108.06 points, or 0.54%, at 20,049.45.

Reporting by Shivani Kumaresan in Bengaluru; Editing by Vinay Dwivedi

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