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by | June 01, 2018 | 19:17

Canada, Mexico and the European Union combined exported $US23 billion worth of steel and aluminium to the U.S. previous year - almost half of the $48 billion total steel and aluminium imports in 2017. "Now that we have clarity, the EU's response will be proportionate and in accordance with WTO rules". Mexico will target the United States agricultural sector for tariffs .

by | June 01, 2018 | 17:57

Privately held JAB , which already owns food chains Panera Bread and Krispy Kreme , bought its majority stake in Pret A Manger in a transaction valued at almost $2 billion, including the assumption of debt. Instead, the deal will bring Pret under the ownership of Luxembourg-based JAB , which is an investment vehicle for Germany's reclusive Reimann family.

by | June 01, 2018 | 14:30

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by | June 01, 2018 | 06:57

Canada was the largest exporter of steel to the United States by value a year ago, according to data from Wood Mackenzie. "We talked about how hard this was going to be in terms of a turning point in the Canada-U.S. Donald Trump has declared a trade war against America's core allies - for the sake of "national security". "This is not the way we do business, and certainly not between longstanding partners, friends and allies", she said in a statement .

by | June 01, 2018 | 05:19

Based on our assessment, we will redirect Australian customers from our worldwide sites to amazon.com.au where they can shop for products sold by Amazon US on the new Global Store, available today. Shares in local e-commerce site Kogan.com gained 0.2 per cent to $9.09, while shares in electronics retailers JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman rose 2.4 per cent to $23.99 and 1.7 per cent to $3.60, respectively.

by | May 31, 2018 | 21:59

That means that President Donald Trump will be facing a group of leaders who will likely have taken retaliatory action against the United States when he makes his closely watched Canadian debut at the G7 next week in Quebec. They include a 25 percent tariff on steel imports and a 10 percent tariff on aluminium imports. Europe also said it would start the process for enacting retaliatory tariffs .

by | May 31, 2018 | 19:28

After weeks of negotiation, the Trump administration put steep tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum today. Outside of just the beer industry, multiple studies estimated that the steel and aluminum tariffs would result in a net loss of U.S.

by | May 31, 2018 | 07:14

The magazine initially declined to recommend the Model 3 after measuring an inconsistent braking distance, requiring up to 152 feet to stop from 60 miles per hour - seven feet longer than a full-size F-150 pickup and 25 feet longer than Tesla's own Model X.

by | May 30, 2018 | 20:12

This isn't meant to be a long-term purchase. "We believe this is the best way to protect thousands of well-paying jobs and the safest and most effective way to get our resources to world markets", Morneau told a news conference in Ottawa after the meeting, Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr at his side.

by | May 30, 2018 | 18:58

A spokesman for the bank meanwhile told Reuters that it believed that less than 50,000 of the bank's 8 million customers across Canada were hacked . In both cases, the attackers have threatened to publish the customer data. As it stands, it does seem as if neither bank wish to cough up the ransom, suggesting that they are confident in their own security protocols and will ensure that the data of their customers is protected, although it does seem they are a little too late for that.

by | May 30, 2018 | 18:34

Saudi Aramco , the state-owned producer of the world's largest crude exporter, will release its official selling prices (OSPs) for July-loading cargoes, and these in turn largely set the prices for much of the exports from the Middle East. Since a year ago, oil producing countries have cut back production in an attempt to offset dipping prices, withholding as much as 1.8 million barrels per day.

by | May 30, 2018 | 17:53

The selling prices of petrol and diesel with effect from May 30, 2018 have been rectified. He said the government will slash state tax imposed on petrol and diesel to bring down the prices. Delhi has the cheapest price among all metros and most state capitals. The decision to reduce tax was taken today at a cabinet meeting of the state.

by | May 30, 2018 | 16:31

Cota added that another collision took place in the same area previous year, involving a Tesla vehicle running into a semi truck. The incident comes mere weeks after a new transport bill came into effect across California that eased restrictions on driverless cars, legally permitting the vehicles to be controlled remotely without a driver behind the wheel - at a time when public trust in such vehicles is waning.

by | May 29, 2018 | 22:32

The Trans Mountain expansion would nearly triple capacity to 890,000 barrels of oil on a line running from Alberta to a terminal near Vancouver. He adds he is still anxious about a potential spill in BC or in BC waters, adding he has already spoken with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau about moving forward with the reference case .

by | May 29, 2018 | 21:07

According to Cisco Talos , VPNFilter may have targeted at least 500,000 devices in at least 54 countries, with known affected devices by Linksys, MikroTik, Netgear, and TP-Link. The FBI said the size and scope of the infrastructure impacted by VPNFilter malware is significant though how it started is yet to be found. If any remote-management settings are in place, the Federal Bureau of Investigation suggests disabling them.

by | May 29, 2018 | 18:46

In Kolkata, the price of petrol inched closer to a four-year high level at Rs 80.91 per litre. He also argued that several reasons were responsible for the hike in prices of petrol and diesel , including the political conditions in oil producing countries and the worldwide market.

by | May 29, 2018 | 17:31

Almost 175,000 employees will participate in the diversity training program - a first step, the company said , in addressing issues of racial bias among its workforce after a high-profile incident in Philadelphia last month prompted massive backlash and public outcry.

by | May 28, 2018 | 23:49

Wyoming, Minnesota and OH round out the top six. At least one prominent Democratic senator has blamed President Donald Trump for the price levels. Gas prices have been inching closer and closer to $3 through the month of may, with this weekend being memorial day weekend, it may slow down peoples' travel plans.

by | May 28, 2018 | 11:23

Pakistan's is Rs 50.67 a litre for petrol and Rs 57.06 a litre for diesel. At one level, consumers of petrol, diesel and other petroleum products might find it hard to swallow that when the global prices of crude oil were down sharply, there was no commensurate reduction in the retail prices.

by | May 27, 2018 | 21:10

In a tweet Friday evening, Trump confirmed a deal that his administration had outlined for members of Congress, according to two people familiar with the matter. Trump's entreaties to "get it done". The eventual fine, lost sales, and suspended operations will amount to at least $3 billions in losses . A potential bill to prohibit ZTE Corp .

by | May 27, 2018 | 18:55

Earlier, in April, after the company had released its first-quarter production report saying the company was building about 2,200 Model 3s a week, Musk responded to another Twitter user wondering about the all-wheel drive model, saying that the company would not begin producing them until after it had reached its 5,000-unit-a-week production target .

by | May 27, 2018 | 09:43

The Turkish lira regained some of its value after the bank's monetary policy committee held an emergency meeting and announced it was raising the rate from 13.5 percent to 16.5 percent. FILE PHOTO: Turkish Lira banknotes are seen in this October 10, 2017 picture illustration. But they also tend to hinder economic growth by making it costlier to borrow and can arouse public discontent.

by | May 27, 2018 | 09:30

Mother Nature's timing can be a bit unpredictable. "That's all", said Diane Van Atter, owner of Ellie the service dog. A service dog went into labor at Tampa International Airport just before boarding her flight to Philadelphia. "It's absolutely something I will never forget and the airport will never forget", Van Atter added. "That's the only little girl we have". Seven of them are boys and one is a girl.

by | May 27, 2018 | 04:40

With such tightness in the market, Commerzbank said oil at US$80 a barrel would "raise the probability of a production increase", to ease the price. Another factor that is affecting oil output, and prices, is the domestic production in the United States, where output from shale has hit record levels.

by | May 26, 2018 | 23:34

Fiat said the exact number and model breakdown of Australian vehicles affected won't be known until early next week, though its understood only petrol automatic engines are of concern. "We have a remedy and a widespread network of engaged dealers who are preparing to deliver service", FCA's Chernoby says. The company is urging customers to follow the recall instructions and get the repairs done as soon as possible.