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Author: 0 Softwood lumber dispute fires up trade fight between Canada, US

The president tweeted Tuesday: "Canada has made business for our dairy farmers in Wisconsin and other border states very hard". We will not stand for this. All other Canadian softwood lumber companies will face the same tariff of 19.88 percent going forward. Trudeau is also said to have brought up the issue during his conversation with the US president.

Author: 0 Donald Trump signs series of executive orders to restore economy

The White House and congressional Republicans have made enacting a tax bill one of their top priorities of this year. They also outlawed a post-merger maneuver where the remaining USA -based subsidiaries borrowed money from the offshore parent company and paid tax-deductible interest under US law, reducing its taxes.

Author: 0 Canada says will win softwood dispute with United States, eyes China market

After last night's announcement of ~20% tariffs on softwood lumber imported from Canada, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau lashed out at the Trump administration saying the US could suffer from a "thickening" border as trade tensions between the two countries escalated, sending the Canadian currency to a 14 month low.

Business Stop Using Unroll.me, Right Now
Author: 0 Stop Using Unroll.me, Right Now

Slice's principal analyst, Ken Cassar, said in a webinar posted to the company's website that Slice keeps anonymous data from its now 4.7 million users for two years, and is "able to see who bought, what they bought, where they bought it, when they bought it, and how much they paid".

Author: 0 Investigators sift through wreckage after fire that killed 5

De Blasio said fire marshals are getting to work to determine how the fire sparked. No possible cause for the blaze has been released, and investigators scoured the scene overnight into Monday in search of clues. "I just lost my last child". "An incredibly hard moment for people on this block to see a family literately destroyed before their eyes", he said. (Clockwise from top left): Chayce Lipford, 2; Rashawn Matthews, 9; Jada Foxworth, 16; Destiny Dones, 20; and Melody Edwards, 17, were ...

Author: 0 Wells Fargo faces shareholders, protesters at annual meeting

The proposals included calls for: a new report on the root causes of the scandal; a voting change aimed at giving small shareholders proportionate representation; disclosure of the bank's lobbying policies and contributions; a report assessing Wells Fargo's performance promoting gender equality; and adoption of a policy about the rights of indigenous peoples.

Business Compliance rating for industry under GST on the cards
Author: 0 Compliance rating for industry under GST on the cards

He said that once the new indirect tax regime is rolled out, the incidence of tax on imported goods would be the same as on the locally manufactured items. He said as far as banks or insurance firms are concerned their purchase of goods is big and they will get tax credit under GST so it will become 15 per cent.

Business Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) marked 100 years in Ireland
Author: 0 Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) marked 100 years in Ireland

State of Alaska Department of Revenue purchased a new stake in General Motors Company during the first quarter valued at about $103,000. Balentine LLC raised its position in Ford Motor Company by 1.8% in the third quarter. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece was first reported by BBNS and is the sole property of of BBNS. Several equities research analysts recently commented on F shares.

Author: 0 Canada Says Trump Lumber Tariff Will Raise Price Of US Homes

President Donald Trump, who tweeted a new attack on Canada's supply management system for dairy on Tuesday. President Trump is picking his first trade fight with... Kevin Mason, managing director of ERA Forest Products Research in Vancouver, told Bloomberg: "It definitely could've been a heck of a lot worse". Meanwhile, shares of lumber companies Canfor Corp.

Business Crop progress: Corn and soybean planting begin in South Dakota
Author: 0 Crop progress: Corn and soybean planting begin in South Dakota

On the other end of the spectrum, Missouri only had 17% of the crop planted as of Easter Sunday but past year, Missouri farmers had already planted 53% of the state's crop. Wheat for July delivery rose 1¾¢ to $4.21 a bushel, and Kansas City futures advanced 3¾¢ to $4.18 a bushel in Chicago. Soybeans planted was at 4%, compared to both the previous year and five-year average of 2%.

Business Trump sets stage for US tax reform announcement, orders tax rule review
Author: 0 Trump sets stage for US tax reform announcement, orders tax rule review

People can't do their returns. However, he expected a corporate tax cut and some move to encourage the repatriation of profits by USA multinationals, a development that would affect United States multinationals in Ireland. In the event the bill does make it through the Senate, which is unlikely, and signed by Gov. Hickenlooper, all USA presidential and vice presidential candidates would have to release their last five years of federal tax returns 90 days before the General Election.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S6: Nougat For Verizon Users Is Here!

The phone may be introduced in September when Apple usually announces new smartphones, but iPhone 8 supply will be significantly constrained at launch. "The demand from this year's iPhone looks healthy but the memory chip suppliers are a bit concerned whether the upcoming iPhone's migration to advanced 3D NAND flash memory chips would be smooth enough to avoid tight supply or a shipment delay".

Author: 0 OPEC Won't Commit To Extending Cuts As US Output Continues To Rise

USA gasoline stocks posted a counter-seasonal build of 1.5 million barrels, despite heavier refining activity. Moreover, oil prices were under pressure as a stronger US dollar dented investor sentiment, which made the dollar-denominated oil less attractive for holders of other currencies.

Author: 0 Toronto Mayor John Tory lays out three priorities heading into housing meeting

This multi-faceted plan consisting of new policies to address Ontario's rising housing costs to provide affordable housing to people of Ontario would also help create jobs for people and help them in their everyday lives. The premier said officials are taking aim at speculators and are tackling affordability. There is very little data available on the number of vacant homes in the region, and speculation - which this tax would effectively try to curb - tends to account for a very small ...

Business Wipro Q4 net marginally up at ₹2267 crore
Author: 0 Wipro Q4 net marginally up at ₹2267 crore

However, the biggest disappointment was the guidance for the first quarter. India's third-largest software services firm said it will issue bonus shares within the next two months, a move aimed at encouraging participation of small investors, enhancing liquidity and expanding retail shareholder base.

Business France's steely Le Pen gets far-right in presidential runoff
Author: 0 France's steely Le Pen gets far-right in presidential runoff

After that rally, lingering caution over the risk of a surprise win by Le Pen in the runoff vote will probably limit the euro's gains for now, he said. "I am the presidential candidate". Why is a Macron victory so reassuring, even though in common with Le Pen he is an outsider not standing for one of the two main parties? For "Le Monde" editorialist François Fressoz, the French have thrown out mainstream candidates in favour of a "new split" over Europe.

Business North Korea says it is ready to strike United States aircraft carrier
Author: 0 North Korea says it is ready to strike United States aircraft carrier

The Chinese president called for all sides to exercise restraint during a phone call with U.S. leader Donald Trump on the issue of Pyongyang. The USS Carl Vinson is sailing north via the Philippine Sea after completing regular exercises in the South China Sea, the Tsunda Strait, and the Celebes Sea.

Author: 0 Work visa popular with the Irish overseas scrapped

The 457 visa is a temporary work visa which allows skilled workers from outside the country to work in Australia for up to four years with sponsorship from an approved company. Sounding like an echo of President Trump, Turnbull said "we are putting Australians first". "We are a great nation built on migration and 99% do the right thing, but for the 1% that would seek to do us harm, we do need to face that modern reality".

Business Lockheed Martin reports increased F35 revenue, cuts earnings outlook
Author: 0 Lockheed Martin reports increased F35 revenue, cuts earnings outlook

Missiles and Fire Control: Quarterly sales improved 4% year over year to $1.5 billion due to higher sales for fire control programs as well as air and missile defense programs. Lockheed Martin Corporation is a security and aerospace company. Based on a 1 to 5 integer scale, analysts have a 2.20 recommendation on the name.

Business Lessons We Learned From United Airlines
Author: 0 Lessons We Learned From United Airlines

He will no longer become Chairman. The corporation's board announced that the CEO's earlier employment agreement had been changed. The filing goes on to state that Munoz is leaving "future determinations related to the Chairman position to the discretion of the Board", the report added.

Author: 0 Support for marijuana legalization just hit an all time high

With state legalization sweeping the nation, it may come as no surprise that support for federal legalization has reached an all-time high (no pun intended). Just 33 percent of respondents oppose legalizing marijuana, according to the most recent CBS poll. Of course, all of that common-sense comes to a grinding halt when we arrive at Attorney General Jeff Sessions, a former Alabama Senator who has made it clear that he intends to use the federal government to crack down on marijuana use.

Business Venezuela's unrest claims 21st victim as new protests loom
Author: 0 Venezuela's unrest claims 21st victim as new protests loom

Venezuela was already facing an economic crisis and food and medicine shortages when the protests began. At least 10 people have been killed in clashes this month between security forces and protesters. "Yes to the elections, I want the election now", Maduro said in the speech, which comes three weeks after the protests that killed 20 people. "The side that gives up is the side that loses", she said.

Author: 0 Canada Moves Towards Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

The law would allow for possession of up to 30 grams of dried cannabis or its equivalent in public, share up to 30 grams of dried marijuana with other adults and buy cannabis or cannabis oil from a provincially-regulated retailer. " The bills we propose today are aiming at putting drug dealers and organized crime out of the cannabis business", said Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness.

Author: 0 OPEC members show higher compliance to bring down oil stocks

US crude inventories, however, fell by 1.0 million barrels last week to 532.3 million barrels, said the EIA. Brent crude futures were up six cents at $54.95 U.S. Overall, June WTI futures advanced to near $51.30 p/b at the United States open with June Brent futures close to $53.40. "In one corner we have high output compliance, seemingly rising demand (apparently) and strong Chinese economic data but, in the other corner, we have the 1 million tonne elephant in the room and that is USA ...

Business Trump slaps tariff on Canadian softwood lumber
Author: 0 Trump slaps tariff on Canadian softwood lumber

First, President Trump told a gathering of conservative media in Washington about the new tariffs. Trump's initial comments were relayed by four people who were in the room and confirmed by an administration official. Trump has been railing against Canada's decision to change its policy on pricing domestic milk to cover more dairy ingredients, leading to lower prices for products, including ultra-filtered milk.

Author: 0 Curtis Banks Group PLC (CBP) To Go Ex-Dividend on April 27th

Investors of record on Thursday, April 27th will be given a dividend of GBX 1.80 ($0.02) per share on Friday, June 9th. The stock increased 1.41% or $0.05 on April 20, reaching $3.6. Canaccord Genuity maintained Vernalis plc (LON:VER) rating on Friday, October 2. Talktalk Telecom Group PLC (LON:TALK) has declined 8.25% since September 21, 2016 and is downtrending.

Author: 0 Venezuelans march in memory of those killed during protests

Two days of massive protests on the streets of Caracas spilled into a violent night in several parts of the city, with residents in El Valle witnessing repetitive gunfire, street barricades set aflame and more than a dozen businesses looted.

Author: 0 Lawyer of dragged United passenger representing mother in American Airlines incident

In a letter to the senators, CEO Oscar Munoz said United Continental Holdings Inc. needed until April 27 to thoroughly investigate the matter and review policies including how it handles "oversold situations". The news comes on the heels of series of damaging events for the airline. The passenger, David Dao, suffered a concussion, broken nose and two lost teeth after he refused to give up his seat for a United crew member.

Author: 0 Canadian PM responds to lumber tariffs imposed by the US

Premier Christy Clark says one of the strategies B.C. can use to protect small lumber producers from USA trade action is to buy lumber to stockpile for future housing projects. Canadian officials voiced a theory a few days ago about all the sudden, heated rhetoric: one said it's a negotiating tactic, representative of Ross's style.

Business Government shutdown, health bill rescue at stake in Congress
Author: 0 Government shutdown, health bill rescue at stake in Congress

Saturday - Trump's 100th day in office. Asked by reporters when the wall would be built, Trump said, "Soon". Except like most things that come out of Trump mouth, it was tanned horseshit because hours later, he was already capitulating to Democrats and backing away from holding people's health care coverage hostage in exchange for not having a government shutdown on his watch.

Business Analysts Expect Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc
Author: 0 Analysts Expect Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc

Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 2nd. The achievement capped the company's years-long quest to make a preservative-free tortilla. More Stock News: This Is Bigger than the iPhone! Current price places the company's stock 15.68% away from its 200-day simple moving average, 1.81%, away from the 50-day average and also 3.72% away from 20-day average.

Author: 0 Ahead of NAFTA talks, U.S. sets 20% duties on Canadian softwood lumber

The U.S. National Association of Home Builders says that even a 15% tariff would cost 4,600 American jobs and $265 million in lost wages and salaries in the U.S. The duties, averaging 20%, would affect $5 billion worth of softwood lumber imports from Canada. Cash deposits are held in trust by U.S. Customs until all avenues for appeal are exhausted.

Business AT&T sheds more lucrative wireless customers in 1Q
Author: 0 AT&T sheds more lucrative wireless customers in 1Q

It's dropped providing consolidated revenue guidance due to "unpredictability" of wireless handset sales, but following its FirstNet contract award, it's forecasting full-year EPS (without any Time Warner impact) growing in mid-single digits, expansion in its adjusted operating margin, capex of around $22B and free cash flow around $18B.

Business The French Election Made These US Stocks Winners
Author: 0 The French Election Made These US Stocks Winners

France's divided political mainstream, rejected by an angry electorate, united Monday to urge voters to back Macron and reject Le Pen's far-right agenda. "They can be in agreement with us", said Front National vice president Steeve Brios. Out of Sunday's 11 candidates, the centrist Macron and far-right Le Pen finished in the top two.

Author: 0 Capital & Counties Properties PLC's (CAPC) Hold Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

Pearson plc (LON:PSON)'s stock had its "sell" rating restated by analysts at Shore Capital in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. Countryside operates through two divisions: Housebuilding and Partnerships. About shares traded. Applied DNA Sciences Inc (NASDAQ:APDN) has declined 45.00% since September 16, 2016 and is downtrending.

Author: 0 Canada refutes USA claims of unfair dairy trade

He urged then-President Barack Obama and his administration to take action and railed against the "protectionist" policies adopted by Canada. He thinks the system will eventually have to be dismantled with compensation worked out for Canadian farmers.

Business Le Pen steps down as leader
Author: 0 Le Pen steps down as leader

France's defeated political establishment has begun to rally against far-right leader Marine Le Pen as she goes head-to-head against political novice Emmanuel Macron in the final race for the French presidency. Mr Fillon was among those declaring immediately after the results became known that he would support the centrist. "I fought against (Socialist President Francois) Hollande for five years and can not back his heir", said 28-year-old parliamentary assistant Eric de La Fouchardiere, ...

Business Ladbrokes Coral Group PLC Plans Dividend of GBX 2 (LCL)
Author: 0 Ladbrokes Coral Group PLC Plans Dividend of GBX 2 (LCL)

Berenberg maintained the shares of GYM in report on Tuesday, April 25 with "Buy" rating. Peel Hunt has "Buy" rating and GBX 650 target. The stock of Go-Ahead Group plc (LON:GOG) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, March 3 by HSBC. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with "Buy" on Thursday, December 15. STV Group plc is a United Kingdom-based digital media company. (LON:STVG) rating on Wednesday, February 24.

Business Lawyer: Doctor dragged from flight plans to file lawsuit
Author: 0 Lawyer: Doctor dragged from flight plans to file lawsuit

As the woman sobs, another passenger steps in and confronts the crew member. American Airlines responded to the incident shortly after the video began to circulate online, announcing in a statement that the flight attendant had been put on leave while the incident was investigated and that the woman and her family were upgraded to first class for the remainder of their global trip.

Business France ETF has biggest one-day pop since 2012 on election relief
Author: 0 France ETF has biggest one-day pop since 2012 on election relief

In that speech , Macron appeared to respond to Le Pen's claim to be the protector of France's workers and their values by saying: "I want to be the president of patriots in the face of a threat from nationalists". But 22 percent of Socialist Party voters and 24 percent of Republican voters are still likely to boycott the second round. Macron's internal security programme calls for 10,000 more police officers, and 15,000 new prison places.

Business What happened before man was dragged from United flight
Author: 0 What happened before man was dragged from United flight

At first, the airline asked for volunteers, offering $400 and then when that did not work, $800 per passenger to relinquish a seat. In an effort to calm the backlash, United also announced that passengers on United Express Flight 3411 would be compensated equal to the cost of their tickets.

Business Capitals at Maple Leafs
Author: 0 Capitals at Maple Leafs

If the Leafs rookies were supposed to be intimidated by the Caps, it's clear they are not, and if anything they are just hitting their stride. "We have to compete". It just goes to show you that in overtime in the playoffs, you need everybody and depth shows up. "Once you get into the playoffs, the seeding doesn't really matter", Matthews said.

Business Redstoneconnect PLC (COMS) Given Buy Rating at Whitman Howard
Author: 0 Redstoneconnect PLC (COMS) Given Buy Rating at Whitman Howard

Therefore 88% are positive. About 80,039 shares traded. Victoria PLC had 36 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The original version of this report can be viewed at https://transcriptdaily.com/2017/04/25/inmarsat-plc-isat-stock-rating-reaffirmed-by-deutsche-bank-ag.html.

Business Alitalia expected to start bankruptcy procedures
Author: 0 Alitalia expected to start bankruptcy procedures

Alitalia employees have wrapped up voting on a government-brokered deal to save Italy's flagship airline from bankruptcy. He added that nearly 8 billion euros (6.69 billion pounds) in state funding had been injected over the years to keep Alitalia in business.

Business Czech Republic International Frantisek Rajtoral Hangs Self
Author: 0 Czech Republic International Frantisek Rajtoral Hangs Self

The Czech Republic Football Association supported the news in a statement in which it expressed "its most profound condolences to all or any relatives". " His team-mates were concerned after Rajtoral didn't participate in today's training session ". "He was a proper person with good spirits. I actually don't understand why he did such a thing".