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Canada purchases Trans Mountain pipeline project for $4.5B

Canada purchases Trans Mountain pipeline project for $4.5B He told reporters the decision to buy the pipeline is in the national interest, noting the situation is "exceptional". On Monday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau reiterated that his government is "going to get this pipeline built", but offered no news on the matter days before Kinder Morgan's deadline. [Full Article...]

BMO and Simplii Financial warn that fraudsters may have hacked client information

BMO and Simplii Financial warn that fraudsters may have hacked client information The company also said fraud victims will receive 100 per cent of any money lost from the affected bank account. Bank officials also added that they believe the hack originated from outside the country, albeit they did not elaborate on this claim with any other information. [Full Article...]

Political turbulence spooks global financial markets

Political turbulence spooks global financial markets South Korea's KOSPI .KS11 and Australia's S&P/ASX 200 slipped 2.0 percent and 0.5 percent, respectively. Equity futures signaled a stronger open on Wall Street, after Tuesday's harsh session which saw all three US indexes lose between 0.5-1.2 percent, led by financial sector stocks. [Full Article...]

Oil Ministry approves futures trading of petrol and diesel

Oil Ministry approves futures trading of petrol and diesel In what can be termed as an insult to the common man of India, Indian Oil Corporation ( IOC ) has reduced the Fuel Prices by One Paisa Per Liter. After 16 days of relentless price hikes, petrol price was on Wednesday cut by about 60 paise a litre and diesel by 56 paise on the back of softening global oil rates and strengthening Indian rupee. [Full Article...]

Tesla in autonomous mode hits parked police car

Tesla in autonomous mode hits parked police car A Tesla driver suffered only minor injuries Tuesday after her sedan crashed into a parked Laguna Beach police auto while in autopilot mode, officials said. Since March, a driver died when his Model X SUV hit the center divider in Mountain View, Calif., while in Autopilot mode. Tesla's owners manuals state that the Enhanced Autopilot mode, which partially automates steering and braking, i... [Full Article...]

California rolls out digital license plates

California rolls out digital license plates The state Department of Motor Vehicles is now conducting a pilot project with Reviver Auto, the manufacturer of the plate . California drivers might soon be able to buy a "digital" license plate to replace their traditional stamped-metal tag. [Full Article...]

USA to continue trade actions against China, statement from the White House

USA to continue trade actions against China, statement from the White House And Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is expected in Beijing on Saturday to help ease trade tensions between the two major trading partners. The US will impose a hefty 25 per cent tariff on the Dollars 50 billion worth of Chinese goods containing "industrially significant" technology, the White House said today, days after the two sides reached an agreement and vowed not to launch a trade war aga... [Full Article...]

Oil prices are falling fast. Here's why

Oil prices are falling fast. Here's why Saudi energy minister Khalid Al-Falih said during a CNN-hosted panel in St. Petersburg, Russia, that he was in intensive discussions with Russia and other OPEC nations to pump more oil to ease global supply concerns. Volatility, a way of measuring demand for a derivative, on highly bearish Brent crude sell options that expire just after the meeting has shot to its highest since February. [Full Article...]

The Company Behind Krispy Kreme and Panera Is Buying Pret a Manger

The Company Behind Krispy Kreme and Panera Is Buying Pret a Manger The restaurant chain Pret A Manger is being acquired by the European investment firm that bought Panera Bread past year. While the companies did not disclose terms of the deal, Reuters reported the acquisition values Pret at more than $2 billion. [Full Article...]

Alternatives to single-use plastics

Alternatives to single-use plastics It is subject to approval by EU governments and the European Parliament. The EU's measures tackle the top 10 plastic products that wash up on Europe's beaches and fill its seas, including a ban on the private use of single-use plastics like plastic straws , plates and utensils and containers used for fast food or your daily takeaway coffee. [Full Article...]

Starbucks to close United States stores for bias training on Tuesday

Starbucks to close United States stores for bias training on Tuesday While Starbucks' swift response after the Philadelphia incident has shone a spotlight on anti-bias training, the company is not alone in its efforts. There were nationwide protests and boycotts, and the city of Philadelphia also ended up settling with the men-the two got a symbolic $1 each, plus a promise of a $200,000 education program for young entrepreneurs. [Full Article...]

Euro and Italian Stocks Rise as Populist Government Plans Fall Apart

Investors will scrutinise the latest United States jobs data this week, with the ADP employment report set for release on Wednesday, followed by weekly jobless claims on Thursday and the government's nonfarm payrolls data on Friday. Savona, who served as industry minister in a government in the 1990s, has questioned whether Italy at some point should ditch the euro as its official currency. [Full Article...]

Petrol, diesel prices hiked for 16th straight day

Petrol, diesel prices hiked for 16th straight day In addition, price in Kolkata inched up to Rs 80.76, against 80.61 per litre on the previous day. Rs 86.24 (Mumbai) and Rs 81.43 (Chennai), according to the Indian Oil Corporation (prices at bunks of other fuel companies may vary by a few paise). [Full Article...]

Lukoil posts 75% first-quarter profit leap on strength of crude price

Lukoil posts 75% first-quarter profit leap on strength of crude price WTI prices are still up 10.6% on the year-to-date. OPEC and non-OPEC ministers meet in Vienna on June 22-23, and a final decision will be taken there. Meanwhile, the global political situation and speculations in the futures markets could lead to short-term fluctuations and must be monitored, he said. [Full Article...]

Federal Bureau of Investigation alerts consumers to restart router over hacking concerns

Federal Bureau of Investigation alerts consumers to restart router over hacking concerns According to a public service announcement from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, foreign cyber actors have potentially compromised hundreds of thousands of routers and networked devices all over the world using VPNFilter malware. The malware could potentially block web traffic, and collect information that goes through those routers. In addition, router owners are advised to consider disabli... [Full Article...]

Ford denies funding party memberships and intimidating a candidate

Ford denies funding party memberships and intimidating a candidate Ford says his party has been responsible about putting a dollar figure behind each campaign pledge. "This happened close to two years ago". Ford did not deny the authenticity of the recording, nor that he told potential members they wouldn't have to pay if they signed up to vote for Surma, but he said he did not pay for anyone else's membership. [Full Article...]

PM Modi’s oil worries set to ease as Saudis signal output boost

PM Modi’s oil worries set to ease as Saudis signal output boost This comes even as US crude production has risen. Last month, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies said they exceeded their pledged 1.8 million barrel-a-day supply reduction by 49 percent . The prospect of renewed sanctions on Iran after Trump pulled out of an worldwide nuclear deal with Tehran has further supported prices in recent weeks. [Full Article...]

Amazon renews 'The Expanse' after Syfy cancellation

Amazon renews 'The Expanse' after Syfy cancellation They came to the dinner after doing their own panel presentation about the science behind the show. Now, Bezos and Amazon may be giving the crew of the Rocinante a safe harbor for a fourth season. I hate that idea. Eventually, there'll also be a rocket even bigger than New Glenn, called New Armstrong, which will be optimized for deep-space missions. [Full Article...]

Hitting the road? You're going to pay a lot more for gas

Hitting the road? You're going to pay a lot more for gas That drop, however, won't show up in this weekend's gas prices and is unlikely show up at all unless the price of crude oil stays at that level or falls lower. Millions are getting ready to hit the roads for the unofficial beginning of summer this weekend, despite rising gas prices. While some drivers decided not to travel because of the gas prices, others were willing to deal with pain at the... [Full Article...]

National Australia Bank says it will compensate customers for five-hour outage

National Australia Bank says it will compensate customers for five-hour outage She denied the power outage was caused by some form of human error, though did not say what had caused a total power loss to the mainframe systems aside from it being a "systems error". Another wrote: "Sorry ain't good enough". "It was unfair", Mr Davenport said. Retailers using BNZ eftpos terminals should be able to use them again, as well as people with BNZ eftpos cards, a BNZ spokesperson s... [Full Article...]


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