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Canada ‘will be out’ of trade deal unless it’s ‘fair’

As long as other countries levy tariffs on USA produced goods, we must also have the ability to do the same to ensure fairness to American companies and workers. The Trump administration's trade decis...

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CBOE Will Reportedly Launch Ethereum Futures Trading By The End Of 2018

CBOE Will Reportedly Launch Ethereum Futures Trading By The End Of 2018

By this logic, ETH futures trading will provide an opportunity for bears to short Ether. The traders are not sure whether to classify this as a positive or a negative development considering the fact ...

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Trump cancels pay raises for federal employees, including 75,500 in Washington

Trump cancels pay raises for federal employees, including 75,500 in Washington

Those increases would come on top of a 2.1 percent across-the-board increase for most civilian employees. The budget deficit adds up to $684 billion though the first 10 months of the 2018 fiscal yea...

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Drunk man urinates on woman passenger’s seat in Air India flight

Drunk man urinates on woman passenger’s seat in Air India flight

She was traveling alone and is completely traumatized! She wrote: "30thAug AI102 JFK to Delhi, seat 36D". This was an afternoon flight and the incident happened post dinner (ample time to get drunk)...

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Citing Trump tariffs, Ford cancels China-built Focus Active crossover for US

Citing Trump tariffs, Ford cancels China-built Focus Active crossover for US

The automaker had planned to build the Focus Active SUV in China about this time next year. GM took a patriotic stance, arguing in the letter that, "Envision sales generate capital that GM can inves...

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India's GDP growth surges over 8 percent, boost for Modi before election

India's GDP growth surges over 8 percent, boost for Modi before election

The rupee has lost 10 per cent value against the dollar this year, touching a record low of 71 to the dollar in opening trade on Friday, and is the worst-performing currency in Asia. The Indian govern...

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How Might New Trade Deal in North America Affect Southeast Michigan?

How Might New Trade Deal in North America Affect Southeast Michigan?

The United States and Mexico agreed on Monday to a sweeping trade deal that pressures Canada to accept new terms on autos trade, dispute settlement and agriculture to keep the trilateral North Amer...

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Freeland takes high road as explosive Trump comments detonate in Washington

Freeland takes high road as explosive Trump comments detonate in Washington

The talks are aimed at bringing Canada into a new trade accord that would replace the North American Free Trade Agreement. Donald Trump rattled global markets on Friday after threatening to pull t...

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Raab: Brexit deal to come in mid-October

Raab: Brexit deal to come in mid-October

The EU's chief negotiator, who has been strident on the issue during the behind-the-scenes negotiations, made public his request for the information as he warned he needed an agreement on Northern ...

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Rupee hits lifetime low at 70.81, falls 22 paise against U.S. dollar

Rupee hits lifetime low at 70.81, falls 22 paise against U.S. dollar

Analysts pointed out that caution ahead of key macroeconomic data coupled with a rise in demand for U.S. dollars also dragged the rupee lower. "Most emerging market currencies were down and this als...

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India`s economy grows at robust 8.2 percent in June quarter

At constant (2011-2012) prices, the GFCF stood at Rs 10.65 lakh crore in Q1 of 2018-19 as against Rs 9.68 lakh crore in Q1 of 2017-18. The Indian economy grew 8.2 percent in April-June this year, ...

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Coca-Cola to buy UK coffee chain Costa for $5.1 billion

Coca-Cola to buy UK coffee chain Costa for $5.1 billion

Whitbread shares leapt as much as 19 percent to a 2-1/2 year high of 48 pounds on news of the deal, which analysts said was priced at a punchy 16.4 times Costa's latest annual earnings. Nicholas Hy...

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European Union to recommend that member states abolish daylight saving time

European Union to recommend that member states abolish daylight saving time

Earlier, EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom told the European Parliament that Europe would be willing to cut vehicle tariffs to zero if the U.S was willing to do the same. This week, Trump threat...

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US will withdraw from the WTO unless it shapes up, threatens Trump

Arguing that the establishment of the WTO "was the single worst trade deal ever made", the president said it had treated the United States "very badly" for many years. Trump has introduced tariffs o...

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Tesla Model S jumps train tracks; driver arrested

Tesla Model S jumps train tracks; driver arrested

A Barrie man is facing criminal charges after crashing his auto near a school parking lot. A 46-year-old Tesla driver faces a unsafe driving charge after the vehicle went airborne in Barrie, Ontario...

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Trump slashes federal pay increase

Trump slashes federal pay increase

In a letter to congressional leaders, the president wrote that locality pay increases would cost $25 billion. This comes as no surprise as Trump recently signed a $716 billion defense bill earlier th...

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China Urges U.S. to Make ‘Right Decision’ as $200B Tariffs Near

China Urges U.S. to Make ‘Right Decision’ as $200B Tariffs Near

The president plans to impose the tariffs once that deadline passes, according to the people familiar with the matter, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the discussions are not public. The w...

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What's being said about the Federal Court stalling Trans Mountain pipeline

What's being said about the Federal Court stalling Trans Mountain pipeline

The court combined into one case almost two dozen lawsuits calling for the energy board's review to be overturned. "The project should never have been approved, and we are greatly encouraged that th...

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AAA: Expect a big drop in gas prices this fall

That would be down from the current prices of around $2.84. AAA says part of the reason for the drop in price this fall is the annual switch to winter-blend gasoline, which takes place in September....

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Berkshire Hathaway purchases stake in Patym

Berkshire Hathaway purchases stake in Patym

The foray into India's ultra-competitive digital payments space is not without risks. Over the past year, Paytm's near-monopoly status in digital payments has been challenged by numerous players s...

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Panasonic plans United Kingdom office relocation before Brexit

Meanwhile, financial firms such as Nomura, Sumitomo Mitsui and Daiwa have already decided that they will no longer maintain their European Union headquarters in London. It employs hundreds of other pe...

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JetBlue increases fee for first checked bag to $30

JetBlue increases fee for first checked bag to $30

Approved carry-on bags and one personal item are still free. Airline fees have taken off since 2008, when American Airlines introduced a $15 checked-bag fee to help offset high fuel prices. This o...

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Children to be banned from buying energy drinks under government plans

Children to be banned from buying energy drinks under government plans

Many supermarkets already take part in a voluntary ban. Energy drinks contain high levels of caffeine, usually about 80mg in a 250ml can. If you buy energy drinks, what effect do they have on you an...

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Facebook Watch, the company's YouTube competitor, gets released globally

Facebook Watch, the company's YouTube competitor, gets released globally

Just over a year after its launch in the U.S., Watch video channels and social interactions will be available around the world. But according to a study by The Diffusion Group, 50% of adult Facebook ...

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Vodafone Australia and TPG announce $15bn merger

Vodafone Australia and TPG announce $15bn merger

VHA CEO Iñaki Berroeta will be the managing director and chief executive of the merged group, while TPG CEO and chairperson David Teoh will be the chairperson. It would also consists of more than 6 mi...

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Udoma: Nigeria must urgently curb population growth to abolish extreme poverty

Udoma: Nigeria must urgently curb population growth to abolish extreme poverty

TheNewsGuru (TNG) reports Udoma said the slight drop in real GDP growth rate for Q2 was due to the contraction in the oil and gas sector, which he attributed to some production issues that are being a...

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Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei threatens to scrap nuclear deal with world powers

Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei threatens to scrap nuclear deal with world powers

Khamenei told Rouhani and his cabinet to work " day and night " to solve the mounting economic problems which include the collapse of the rial currency and surging unemployment. But his reputation an...

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In victory for newspapers, Trade Commission nullifies newsprint tariffs

In victory for newspapers, Trade Commission nullifies newsprint tariffs

The ruling is a victory for the US newspaper industry, which complained that the rising cost of newsprint made it harder to operate and required them to trim the size of papers or lay off employees. i...

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Westpac first big Australia lender to raise mortgage rates

Westpac first big Australia lender to raise mortgage rates

Westpac shares extended gains after the announcement, to be up 3 per cent at 3.56pm Sydney time. Westpac said Aug 24 its net-interest margin - a key measure of lending profitability - fell last quar...

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How Successful was Demonetisation? Four Takeaways From the RBI’s Annual Report

How Successful was Demonetisation? Four Takeaways From the RBI’s Annual Report

The central bank said that it was estimated that Rs 15.41 lakh crore worth Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes were in circulation on November 8, 2016, of which Rs 15.31 lakh crore have been returned. It took...

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