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Canada legalizes recreational use of Marijuana

Canada legalizes recreational use of Marijuana Trudeau said: "One of the things that we heard very clearly from the provinces is that they need a certain amount of time to get their bricks-and-mortar stores and their online sales ready". Trudeau has strongly hinted that pardons are likely but he has resolutely refused to go down that path before the law is changed. The provinces pleaded for more time. [Full Article...]

Airbus: Thousands of jobs at risk if United Kingdom gets no-deal Brexit

Airbus: Thousands of jobs at risk if United Kingdom gets no-deal Brexit The company noted that current plans for a transition period ending in December 2020 were not good enough, leaving the plane maker with too little time to adapt its supply chain and preventing it from expanding its British supplier base. He added: "Therefore, immediate mitigation measures would need to be accelerated". "This is a dawning reality for Airbus". "We are an worldwide business and... [Full Article...]

Chevrolet Blazer: SUV badge returns on mid-size crossover

Chevrolet Blazer: SUV badge returns on mid-size crossover Only this time it's not a thirsty and boxy truck like its predecessor, one of the original SUVs that was sold from the late 60's through the 2005 model year. More to the point, the vehicles featured in the following clips are near-production prototypes. Automatic heated steering wheel and automatic heated/ventilated front seats - These available features work with Remote Start and/or automatic c... [Full Article...]

Saudi added to MSCI emerging markets index, huge inflows expected

Saudi added to MSCI emerging markets index, huge inflows expected However, the currency crisis, global volatility and other internal political issues complicate the situation again this year. The U.S. -based index provider said Wednesday that it has made a decision to put Argentina back on its flagship emerging market indices after a ten-year absence, and to give the same status to Saudi Arabia for the first time. [Full Article...]

IN officials react to Supreme Court's online sales tax decision

Supreme Court Thursday upheld South Dakota's online sales tax law. That case involved Colorado's attempt to collect taxes from online retailers indirectly by making them report sales to the state. $180 billion in mail-order sales in 1992 when the court issued its first ruling on interstate sales and taxes. Still, eBay called on Congress "to provide clear tax rules with a strong small business... [Full Article...]

Airbus warns of threat to UK jobs from no-deal Brexit

The news was greeted by anger from Labour MPs. And former shadow chancellor Chris Leslie wrote: "And we're all supposed to go along with this Government's disastrous #Brexit strategy?!" If this news isn't a wake up call to the Government, then I'm afraid nothing will be. [Full Article...]

SMUD Teams Up With Uber To Expand Use Of Electric Vehicles

SMUD Teams Up With Uber To Expand Use Of Electric Vehicles The pilot programme will take place in seven cities across the North America, according to The Verge - Austin, Los Angeles, Montreal, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco and Seattle, while cash incentives for drivers making the switch to electric power will vary from city to city. [Full Article...]

OPEC moves toward raising oil supply as Iran softens positions

OPEC moves toward raising oil supply as Iran softens positions OPEC is meeting in Vienna on Friday and Saturday and is expected to discuss potentially raising crude oil production now that prices have stabilized so far in 2018. Among Opec countries, Venezuela is all but certain to be unable to boost output with its industry suffering because of an economic crisis. Ecuador said OPEC and its allies could agree to a compromise increase in output of around 0.... [Full Article...]

European Union to begin counter trade tariffs against USA on Friday

European Union to begin counter trade tariffs against USA on Friday In trade wars, there tend to many casualties and few winners. A drop in Japan's Topix index brought the week's decline to nearly 3 percent, while equities also fell in China and Hong Kong. The U.S. Trade Representative said in April that the United States' trade deficit with India had fallen to $23 billion in 2017, a 6 percent decrease, as U.S. [Full Article...]

Oil prices rise 1% as OPEC meets

Oil prices rise 1% as OPEC meets The cartel's largest producer, Saudi Arabia, wants higher prices but hears President Donald Trump, leader of its most important ally, lobbying openly for lower prices. Analysts expect OPEC to announce an increase in production of 500,000 to 600,000 barrels per day (bpd), which would help ease tightness in the oil market but would not be enough to create a glut. [Full Article...]

European Union slaps retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods

European Union slaps retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods The Commission this week formally adopted a law putting in place the duties on €2.8bn worth of USA goods entering the single market, ranging from steel and aluminium to sweetcorn, cranberries and peanuts, as well as whiskey, jeans and motor-bikes. [Full Article...]

French, German Leaders Urge 'European Response' To Migrant Crisis

French, German Leaders Urge 'European Response' To Migrant Crisis If Merkel can't reach a comprehensive solution with European Union countries in the next two weeks, the situation could quickly escalate, experts warn, possibly leading to a collapse of her coalition. If no satisfactory European Union deal is reached, German police would start sending back migrants registered in other European Union states, it said, although CSU General-Secretary Markus Blume sa... [Full Article...]

Asian shares, oil fall as U.S.-China trade spat escalates

Asian shares, oil fall as U.S.-China trade spat escalates China's Commerce Ministry on Tuesday once again condemned the new threat of tariffs on $200 billion of goods, saying it's an "act of extreme pressure and blackmail that deviates from the consensus reached by both parties after many negotiations, and is a disappointment to the global community". [Full Article...]

Audi CEO Arrested as Part of Emissions Cheating Probe

Audi CEO Arrested as Part of Emissions Cheating Probe As recently as April, Stadler's position was even strengthened by the board when it gave him responsibility for coordinating group sales and distribution in addition to his duties as Audi CEO. Audi's parent, the Volkswagen Group, confirmed that Stadler was detained this morning but that the "hearing to determine whether he will be remanded is ongoing". [Full Article...]

Oil falls 2 pct as OPEC nears deal to raise production

Oil falls 2 pct as OPEC nears deal to raise production Ecuador said OPEC and its allies could agree to a compromise increase in output of around 0.5-0.6 million bpd. Unlike Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation, which have ample spare capacity to increase production, many OPEC countries would be unable to significantly raise output. [Full Article...]

Burger King apologises for 'offensive' World Cup pregnancy offer

Burger King apologises for 'offensive' World Cup pregnancy offer The deleted promo said that encouraging Russian women to bear the children of football players "will lay the foundation for the Russian team's success several generations ahead". "Forward! We believe in you!" Russian State Duma deputy Vitaly Milonov also slammed Burger King, saying that another "very-very stupid" campaign was masterminded "by the hellish PR people of the fast-food chain". [Full Article...]

Telstra Is Axing 8000 Jobs

Telstra Is Axing 8000 Jobs Mr Penn said simplifying product offerings and structure enables Telstra to increase its productivity program by an extra $1 billion to $2.5 billion, but would have an impact on the number of jobs at Telstra over the next three years. "There is virtually no technological innovation happening today that does not rely on a high-quality, reliable, safe and secure telecommunications network". [Full Article...]

German automakers offer to end EU's tariff's on USA autos

The European Union on Friday will slap billions in additional tariffs on USA exports in reaction to President TrumpDonald John TrumpConservatives express concern over House GOP immigration bill Poll: McSally holds 14-point lead in Arizona GOP Senate primary Trump defends Nielsen amid criticism over family separations MORE's steel and aluminum tariffs. [Full Article...]

Korean crypto exchange Bithumb says it lost over $30M following a hack

Korean crypto exchange Bithumb says it lost over $30M following a hack While news of the latest theft has weighed on sentiment, the reaction has been relatively subdued, said Ryan Rabaglia, head trader at cryptocurrency dealing firm Octagon Strategy Ltd in Hong Kong. The country's policy makers are debating comprehensive regulations for cryptocurrencies, with proposals ranging from shutting down local exchanges to allowing them to operate under increased supervisio... [Full Article...]

Technical issue causes flight cancellations at Charlotte Douglas

Technical issue causes flight cancellations at Charlotte Douglas PSA, a carrier for American Airlines , is experiencing IT issues. " Customers are encouraged to check their flight status on the American Airlines app before heading to the airport ". Additional cancellations and delays are expected for the next few days. With so many cancelations, many opted to rent vehicles fro the airport and drive to their final destination. [Full Article...]


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