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by | September 02, 2018 | 17:24

But many manufacturers responded to the agreement by moving factories south of the border to take advantage of low Mexican wages, then shipping goods north to the United States and Canada. The governor believes the real, long term solution to these issues is to reduce our regulatory and tax burden in order to better compete with the global market and employ all tools at our disposal to make sure we're protecting the interests of the USA economy.

by | September 02, 2018 | 15:20

After making a name in the crypto community for launching bitcoin futures, Cboe is now reportedly preparing to launch ETH futures. Before moving forward, CBOE wants some extra overlook from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission ( CFTC ).

by | September 02, 2018 | 14:14

Well, the wonderful thing is that, in India , the first three cities that would get this facility are Mumbai , Delhi and Bengaluru . Additionally, Uber Elevate has announced plans to experiment with drone delivery for Uber Eats , and demonstrated how potential Uber Air routes in the Asia-Pacific cities could benefit, and complement local transportation systems.

by | September 02, 2018 | 10:11

The $11,000 is a reference to the franchise's famous 11 herbs and spices , but winners will receive an extra $3,850 to help offset taxes. According to the terms of KFC's contest, participants are eligible to win if they have a baby born in the USA on September 9 - the day that the original Harland Sanders was born - and give the child the legal name Harland.

by | September 02, 2018 | 09:45

Under federal law, federal employees get cost-of-living raises every new year - in addition to specific increases in high-cost cities called "locality pay" - unless the president determines those raises would be "inappropriate". "These numbers are very, very sustainable - this isn't a one-time shot", he said last month after figures showed the U.S. economy grew at a 4.1% annual rate in the second quarter of the year.

by | September 02, 2018 | 03:07

The bungled announcement was the latest in a series of communication failures and broken promises on economic policy that have undermined Argentine policymakers' credibility, shattering market confidence in their ability to turn around the inflation-stricken economy, analysts and investors said.

by | September 02, 2018 | 02:51

But the decision does make the model another symbol of the side effects of Trump's trade war for major manufacturers based both in the USA and overseas. This officially leaves just one passenger vehicle in Ford's United States lineup, the Mustang. Tariffs could be coming at a bad time for Ford, whose stock last month dipped below $10 for the first time in nearly six years.

by | September 01, 2018 | 19:40

Friday´s 8.2 per cent figure was above the median estimate of a survey of economists by Bloomberg , which had predicted of 7.6 per cent. The manufacturing sector had witnessed a contraction of 1.8 per cent in Q1 last financial year. At the current pace, India looks set to become the world's fifth largest economy, ahead of the United Kingdom. Earlier this month, China had reported a 6.7 per cent growth for June quarter compared with 6.8 per cent in March quarter.

by | September 01, 2018 | 17:49

But any agreement "will hinge on whether or not there is ultimately a good deal for Canada ", Trudeau said at a student rally in northern Ontario. "I think they're going really well", Trump said of the Canada talks, saying they were "probably on track" to meet the Friday deadline.

by | September 01, 2018 | 12:23

Trump said on Thursday that he could pull out of the WTO, potentially undermining one of the foundations of the modern global economy, which the United States was instrumental in creating. Earlier this week it launched a case against Russian duties on U.S. products that it argues are illegal. Of the 80 cases filed against the USA, a WTO panel had ruled against it in at least one aspect in 69 cases, or 86 percent of the time, he added.

by | September 01, 2018 | 09:27

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gave his firmest defence of Canada's dairy sector Friday as NAFTA talks were upended in Washington D.C., just hours before Donald Trump's deadline expires. Wait a minute ... why is the Star reporting on comments Trump allegedly made to another outlet? In doing so, she tried to portray her counterpart, USA trade czar Robert Lighthizer, as a friend who's also trying to get a deal.

by | August 31, 2018 | 22:45

The Indian currency has now lost almost 10 per cent since January making it Asia's worst performing currency. Meanwhile, benchmark indices Sensex and Nifty fell for the second consecutive session as investors turned nervous over plunging rupee and rising crude oil prices.

by | August 31, 2018 | 21:55

The cumulative growth rate of the core sector during the April-June quarter was 5.8%, the data showed. "This is New India of PM Narendra Modi's vision; with a strong, sustained momentum of growth", Information and Broadcasting Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore said on Twitter, leading a drum beat of praise for Modi for his stewardship of the economy .

by | August 31, 2018 | 17:43

The Gaydon-based automaker, whose greatest claim to fame may be that its cars are James Bond's preferred ride, is planning to float the company on the London Stock Exchange before the end of 2018. Neither does Aston Martin need to raise any money. "If there is a tariff into Europe , it's countered by a tariff into the United Kingdom for our competitors, so you might lose a little bit of market share in the European Union but you pick it up in the U.K".

by | August 31, 2018 | 17:38

In a statement, One97 Communications , which owns the Paytm brand, said that the USA -based Berkshire Hathaway would have Todd Combs , investment manager at Berkshire Hathaway, on the company board. "If I used the iPhone - I use an iPad a lot - if I used the iPhone like all my friends do, I would rather give up the plane", Buffett said. It will also add more muscle to Paytm's operations as it competes against rivals like PhonePe and Google's Tez.

by | August 31, 2018 | 15:52

But on Friday the company said a sale of the business is now "in the best interests of shareholders". Describing the sale as a "win-win" for everyone, she said the price paid by Coca-Cola was far higher than if Costa had been demerged into a stand-alone company on the stock market.

by | August 31, 2018 | 10:24

Multiple angles of the auto show it flying through the air at an incredibly high speed. The vehicle became airborne before losing control and crashing into the parking lot of Assikinack Public School. Investigators said the vehicle went airborne, landing 100 feet away before crashing into the parking lot and colliding with a a tree. Then the vehicle crashed down in the oncoming lane 100 feet away before hitting a tree.

by | August 31, 2018 | 09:45

The raise came as part of a massive $716 billion defense spending bill that Trump signed earlier this month. Trump explained the move in terms of the national debt, now more than $21 trillion, and the annual deficit, expected to be $ 804 billion in fiscal 2018.

by | August 31, 2018 | 02:17

Trans Mountain started to take measures Thursday to suspend construction-related activities on the pipeline. In a unanimous decision by a panel of three judges, the court says the National Energy Board's review of the proposal was so flawed that the federal government could not rely on it as a basis for its decision to approve the expansion.

by | August 30, 2018 | 22:08

It is the worst-performing emerging market currency of 2018. Nerves are frayed in Latin America's third biggest economy as it struggles to break free from its notorious cycle of once-a-decade financial crises. Argentina's central bank hiked rates by 15 percentage points to 60% on Thursday after the peso continued to slide despite the country already having the highest borrowing rates in the world.