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NY Dairy Farmers Could Benefit From New Trade Deal With Canada

NY Dairy Farmers Could Benefit From New Trade Deal With Canada Federal Conservatives say the new North American trade deal holds a poison pill that will make future trade deals more hard for Canada to negotiate. Trump said he'd like to see it signed by the end of November. If no solution can be found, Mexico should put tariffs on US steel to level the playing field, Canacero said. President Donald Trump reportedly accepted the new deal while Canadian Pr... [Full Article...]

Trump Hails 'Terrific' Trade Deal with Canada, Mexico

While New Delhi threatened tariff hikes on 29 American products worth $10.6 billion as early as August, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government reportedly chose to postpone the retaliatory measures pending negotiations with USA officials, who are seeking to reduce its $31-billion deficit with India. [Full Article...]

Elon Musk Sued By The US Government For Bamboozling Investors

Elon Musk Sued By The US Government For Bamboozling Investors Musk denied the charges, saying in a statement , "This unjustified action by the SEC leaves me deeply saddened and disappointed". On the plus side, Musk would not need to admit guilt or relinquish his role as CEO. "As citizens of planet earth, we must show our support for innovation, for attempting to create a positive future, and for our fearless change agent of the world, Elon Musk ", the shop... [Full Article...]

US, Mexico May Proceed Without Canada — NAFTA Talks

Officials in the Prime Minister's Office disputed the president's statement - insisting for the second time this week that they did not request a meeting and declining further comment. Trump should submit the final version of the NAFTA deal by September 30 despite not meeting compromise with Canada. "We're going to tax the cars that come in", Trump said Wednesday during a press conference at the U... [Full Article...]

OPEC and Russian Federation shrug off Trump's tweet tirade on oil prices

OPEC and Russian Federation shrug off Trump's tweet tirade on oil prices A source familiar with Opec discussions told Reuters on Friday that Opec and other producers have been discussing the possibility of raising output by 500,000 bpd. Falih said Saudi Arabia has spare capacity to boost output but that this action was not necessary for now, and might not be needed next year because OPEC projects there will be a marked rise in oil production from non-OPEC... [Full Article...]

Oil Prices Reach Four-Year High After Producers Decline To Raise Output

Oil Prices Reach Four-Year High After Producers Decline To Raise Output A steady rise in USA oil output will gather pace in the next five years, OPEC said on Sunday, predicting that demand for the producer group's crude will decline despite a growing appetite for energy fed by global economic expansion. Brent was trading up 2.28% at $80.60 a barrel on Monday, while West Texas Intermediate - the US benchmark - was trading up 1.81% at $72.06 a barrel on the New York... [Full Article...]

Instagram co-founders resign from image sharing site

Instagram co-founders resign from image sharing site What was a venture employing 13 people grew to over a thousand, but this is the sudden and surprising end for the duo that started it all and we've been left wondering why. Facebook shares were down 1% to $163.66 on Tuesday morning, and have slumped 7.5% for the year so far. It warned sales growth may decline as the company prioritizes new formats like Stories and offers users "more choice ar... [Full Article...]

Saudi energy minister rips Trump tweet: 'I do not influence oil prices'

For all these urgent supply pressures, the world's largest oil producers adopted a sit-back-and-wait approach at their meeting in the Algerian capital on Sunday. That suggests OPEC's power to influence the market will be tempered by US production for about another decade. "Our plan is to meet demand", said Saudi Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih. [Full Article...]

Trump urges OPEC to lower the price of oil

Trump urges OPEC to lower the price of oil According to US Energy Information Administration figures, crude oil inventories fell for the fifth week in a row - diverging from Tuesday's unofficial data published by the American Petroleum Institute. "The OPEC monopoly must get prices down now", Trump insisted in the message. Distillate product supplied averaged 4 million barrels a day for the past four weeks, unchanged compared with the pri... [Full Article...]

Prices Up Over 1 Percent as OPEC Official Warns of Limited Supply

Prices Up Over 1 Percent as OPEC Official Warns of Limited Supply Iranian crude oil export loadings have declined by 580,000 bpd in the past three months, Bank of America Merrill Lynch analysts said in a note to clients. Permian Basin is encouraging drilling in other areas. Oil prices firmed on Tuesday after Saudi Arabia indicated it was comfortable with a higher price range ahead of a meeting between major producing countries in Algeria. [Full Article...]

Strawberry crisis deepens: Six brands recalled after more needles found

Strawberry crisis deepens: Six brands recalled after more needles found Consumers in Queensland have been told to return or discard fruit due to the harmful contamination after a customer was rushed to a hospital after swallowing part of a needle in a strawberry. "We are working closely with our local and interstate counterparts as the investigation continues and are committed to keeping the public informed as this progresses". [Full Article...]

British Airways owner's shares drop after credit card hack

British Airways owner's shares drop after credit card hack Airline British Airways (BA) revealed yesterday that it was investigating a worrisome and sophisticated cyber attack. Furious British Airways customers have been left having to cancel their credit cards after a 15-day data breach compromised around 380,000 card payments. [Full Article...]

Mercedes-Benz EQ may form 'significant' sales

Mercedes-Benz EQ may form 'significant' sales Wajih Hossenally, an automotive powertrain analyst with IHS Markit, said that Tesla has a strong hold on the EV market at present. The Model X 75D gets 75Kwh battery pack while I-Pace has a bigger 90Kwh powerhouse. On the road, the Mercedes EQC is expected to last for about 250 miles per single charge. The plan was to invest 10 billion euros (US$12 billion) on the project, but the spending has... [Full Article...]

Friends prank McDonalds with poster kept up for 51 days

Jevh Maravilla , a Filipino-American student at the University of Houston , frequented the McDonald's branch. McDonald's, however, did not indicate whether it meant to remove Maravilla and Toledo's photo. Maravilla believes there are not a lot of Asians represented in the media and thought of the flawless opportunity to make that happen. "All races deserve recognition, and I guess I did my pa... [Full Article...]

Quentin Palfrey Wins Mass. Democratic Primary For Lieutenant Governor

Quentin Palfrey Wins Mass. Democratic Primary For Lieutenant Governor With her primary win in the safe Democratic seat, Pressley is now poised to become the state's first African-American elected to the House. There are no Republicans on the November ballot. Capuano also had the backing of the Congressional Black Caucus PAC, and Massachusetts's first African-American governor, Deval Patrick. Joe CrowleyJoseph (Joe) CrowleyThis is politics in 3D Ocasio-Cortez: "Conv... [Full Article...]

Amazon becomes the 2nd United States company to join the $1 trillion club

Amazon becomes the 2nd United States company to join the $1 trillion club Amazon has impressed investors by successfully diversifying its business into virtually every corner of the retail industry, altering how consumers buy products and putting major pressure on many brick-and-mortar stores. Amazon's share prices slightly receded after hitting the milestone, trading for $2036.95 at the time of writing. The firm is expected to account for roughly half of all online... [Full Article...]

Bring petrol, diesel under GST immediately: Chidambaram

Bring petrol, diesel under GST immediately: Chidambaram He said high fuel prices were mostly influenced by global factors. Also, crude oil has gained Dollars 7 a barrel in a fortnight, driven by fears that the United States sanctions on Iran will likely contract supplies. In July, it cut its oil production by an average of 200,000 barrels per day - a move that has created oil shortage in global market. Roodt said he thinks the government has drawn ... [Full Article...]

Gormley: Canada outplayed on NAFTA

Gormley: Canada outplayed on NAFTA Officials had appeared to be on track to reach a deal that would rewrite the North American Free Trade Agreement, but in a freaky twist, inflammatory comments from President Donald Trump angered Canadian officials and threatened to upend the talks. [Full Article...]

Elon Musk is back to insinuating Thai cave diver is a "pedo"

Elon Musk is back to insinuating Thai cave diver is a Billionaire Elon Musk said on Twitter that he wanted Ethereum "even if it [was] a scam" on Tuesday - perhaps as a tongue-in-cheek response to the cryptocurrency scammers who frequent Musk's Twitter. But Musk's decision to continue to respond to critics on Twitter indicates he won't change easily, said Charles Elson, a University of DE finance professor who specializes in corporate governance. [Full Article...]

Oil rises 2% with Brent futures hitting a two-week high

Oil rises 2% with Brent futures hitting a two-week high US light crude was 60 cents higher $68.43, heading for a gain of 3.8 percent this week. Oil also found support from a weaker dollar, which has slipped this week in response to US President Donald Trump's comment that he was "not thrilled" by the Federal Reserve's interest rate increases. [Full Article...]


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