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Economy

In the USA, nine states have legalized recreational marijuana . Each province is implementing different aspects of the bill in the next 8 to 12 weeks - while the federal government has jurisdiction over parts like illegal sales to minors and assigning licenses to growers, it's up to the provinces to manage retail sales and distribution laws.
  • Goodbye Mission E, Hello Porsche Taycan

    Goodbye Mission E, Hello Porsche Taycan

    Economy

    Porsche says that " Taycan " means the equivalent of "spirited young horse", which is a reference to what lies at the heart of the Porsche crest. So now you know. (PCNA) is the exclusive USA importer of the Porsche 911; 718 Boxster and 718 Cayman; Panamera; and Cayenne and Macan . Tesla now has stores where its cars and solar products are sold, and soon will add fix centers, but they do not present themselves as traditional dealerships.
  • ZTE Signs Preliminary Agreement With Commerce Department To Lift US Ban

    ZTE Signs Preliminary Agreement With Commerce Department To Lift US Ban

    Economy

    President Donald Trump surprisingly announced his intention to help the beleaguered Chinese company which we covered here last month . Under President Donald Trump 's administration, ZTE's status as a Chinese multinational has also put it in the fray of a larger trade dispute between the us and China .
  • Melania Trump Makes Her First Public Appearance in Several Weeks

    Melania Trump Makes Her First Public Appearance in Several Weeks

    Economy

    Eagles Tight end Zach Ertz wore a Team USA soccer jersey while answering questions and said he's "proud to be an American". It was her first appearance away from the White House since she and the president traveled to Joint Base Andrews to welcome home three Americans who had been released from detention in North Korea .
  • John Goodman finally speaks on 'Roseanne' cancellation

    John Goodman finally speaks on 'Roseanne' cancellation

    Economy

    She zig-zagged between apologizing for her remarks and retweeting memes that made her apology sound insincere. On Barr having a history of this kind of attitude: "This monkey thing is something she's tweeted before about black people".
  • USA trade tariffs are economic sanctions in disguise, says Putin

    Economy

    NAFTA is an agreement signed by Canada, Mexico, and the United States, creating a trilateral trade bloc in North America, which came into force on January 1, 1994. Trudeau is hoping a meeting with Mr. Trump at the G7 summit in Quebec later this week will calm the waters, the President is mulling further tariffs, including a 25-per-cent levy on Canadian-made cars and trucks.
  • Donald Trump, facing pushback, vows United States will be stronger on trade

    Donald Trump, facing pushback, vows United States will be stronger on trade

    Economy

    The same was true of Mexico and Canada , with the latter's leader lashing out at Trump in recent days over the matter. By the time I finish trade talks, that will change, ' Trump promised in a tweet Monday morning. Freeland's comments on the tariffs mirror remarks Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made on NBC's " Meet the Press " earlier on Sunday. U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross was in Beijing on June 2 and 3, for talks with Chinese officials led by Vice Premier Liu He, according to ...
  • Euro enjoys second day of relief as Italian tensions ease

    Euro enjoys second day of relief as Italian tensions ease

    Economy

    Madrid's IBEX bourse .IBEX was down nearly 2.5 percent. Italy's 2-year government bond yield , which has been the focus of a recent selloff, was down as much as 95 basis points at 1.40 percent. The Australian and New Zealand dollars were steady at US$0.7545 and US$0.6939, respectively. The euro dived against the dollar and yen Tuesday to lows not seen since mid-2017 and it extended the losses in Asian trade.
  • Dough-not miss these sweet deals for National Doughnut Day

    Dough-not miss these sweet deals for National Doughnut Day

    Economy

    While food holidays have exploded in popularity in recent years and now dominate the American calendar, National Donut Day has a longer history than most other culinary celebrations. or five. Walmart has free doughnuts for all customers too. Locations around Williamsburg will celebrate National Doughnut Day with free pastries.
  • 'Rajoy dethroned: new era ahead for Spain and Catalonia'

    'Rajoy dethroned: new era ahead for Spain and Catalonia'

    Economy

    That will mark the end of special controls from Madrid that were imposed on the northeastern region after separatists passed a unilateral declaration of independence in October. The vote was carried by Sanchez' own PSOE party, which filed the motion and has 84 seats in the parliament, with the help of the leftist alliance Unidos Podemos, which holds 67 seats, and of several regional parties.
  • USA stocks tumble as Trump starts trade brawl against the world

    USA stocks tumble as Trump starts trade brawl against the world

    Economy

    Mr Fox said: "It's very disappointing that the United States has chosen to apply steel and aluminium tariffs. all in the name of national security". "We have a whole spectrum of potentially large investments in Canada but in the environment we have now there's no way to put those projects on the table", he said.
  • Oil prices fall as supply from top three producers set to rise

    Oil prices fall as supply from top three producers set to rise

    Economy

    To be certain of this, Saudi Arabia keeps advocating for the reduction of oil production from the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ), which for the first time, have been really effective through various agreements signed among the OPEC member states.
  • Canadian government to buy troubled Trans Mountain pipeline

    Canadian government to buy troubled Trans Mountain pipeline

    Economy

    Canada has announced it will purchase the Trans Mountain pipeline from developer Kinder Morgan to ensure it is completed. In April, Kinder Morgan suspended non-essential spending on the project. Crey wasn't completely surprised either by the bailout decision announced by Liberal government Ministers Bill Morneau and Jim Carr. Members of the ongoing protest groups Protect the Inlet ( the watch house ), Camp Cloud and the Justin Trudeau Brigade all indicated they would continue to ...
  • Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan announces Re 1 cut in fuel prices

    Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan announces Re 1 cut in fuel prices

    Economy

    Businesses affected by fuel price revisions including large fleet operators, petrol pump owners, refineries and oil marketing companies could make use of these to reduce their losses. Meanwhile, diesel is priced at Rs. 69.34 in Delhi, Rs. 73.82 in Mumbai , Rs 71.88 in Kolkata and Rs.73.21 in Chennai. Prices vary from state to state depending on local sales tax or VAT.
  • FBI Issues Warning After Russia Malware Attacks: 'Reboot Your Routers'

    FBI Issues Warning After Russia Malware Attacks: 'Reboot Your Routers'

    Economy

    Also, Network devices should be upgraded to the latest available versions of firmware. The bureau announced on Friday that the VPNFilter malware is targeting small office and home office routers. VPNFilter is able to render small office and home office routers inoperable. It can also collect information that passes through the router. Among the affected networking equipment it found during its research were devices from manufacturers including Linksys, MikroTik, Netgear and TP-Link.
  • Starbucks to close over 8000 stores for employee anti-bias training

    Starbucks to close over 8000 stores for employee anti-bias training

    Economy

    The session will take place in stores and offices and about 8,000 company-owned stores will close for the event. Many of the Starbucks locations in airports, on college and private business campuses and within grocery and other retail stores will remain open for regular hours Tuesday.
  • 2 bodies recovered from Godavari — AP boat capsize

    2 bodies recovered from Godavari — AP boat capsize

    Economy

    The ill-fated boat was on its way to Rajamahendravaram from Kondamodalu when tragedy struck. Ferry disasters occur frequently in India, often because of overcrowded boats or poor maintenance. Divers went down to the bottom of the river bed and tied ropes to the capsized boat while the personnel on the shore pulled the ropes, with their bare hands, and recovered some trapped bodies inside.
  • Senate passes measure repealing changes to net neutrality rules

    Senate passes measure repealing changes to net neutrality rules

    Economy

    Senate Democrats successfully passed a resolution reversing the Federal Communication Commission's hotly contested repeal of net neutrality rules , at the very least giving their party a potential rallying issue for the 2018 mid-term elections with the Republican-controlled House being unlikely to take the measure up.
  • Elon Musk Says Tesla Model S Crash Media Coverage Is 'Messed Up'

    Elon Musk Says Tesla Model S Crash Media Coverage Is 'Messed Up'

    Economy

    Morgan Stanley automotive analyst Adam Jonas, one of Teslas biggest bulls, has dropped his price target for Elon Musk's electric auto company from $376 to $291, below the company's trading price at the close of market on Monday. Over the past two months, federal officials have opened investigations into at least two other crashes involving Tesla vehicles. "It is not a self-driving system", Musk said.