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OTTAWA - The Supreme Court of Canada will look at whether it's unconstitutional to make a poor person convicted of a crime pay a surcharge that helps victims. Alex Boudreault, a ......
(Reuters) - The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite opened at record highs on Thursday after minutes of the Federal Reserve's latest meeting showed policymakers expected the economy to pick up momentum.
MISCOU, N.B. - A fish plant in northeastern New Brunswick has been destroyed by fire, dealing another blow to a community hit by a major ice storm this winter and ...
(Reuters) - Sears Holdings Corp reported its first quarterly profit in nearly two years, as the retailer benefited from the sale of its Craftsman brand and a program to cut $1.25 billion in costs, am
Official exchange rate of Azerbaijan’s national currency, the manat, against the US dollar was set at 1.7020 AZN/USD for May 26, the Central Bank of Azerbaijan (CBA) said May 25.
Dorobanti area has clearly become a sushi place, due to the amount of restaurants that appeared here and offer vinegar rice topped with other ingredients, among others. I clearly don’t know which one
Goethe-Institut, the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany with a global reach, pre-leased 30 percent of the D’OR office building, located on Calea Dorobantilor 32, the 6,000 sqm
Gains in wind power in the United States are coming up from the state level, with California among the leaders, an industry report found.
TORONTO - Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC) says Donald Guloien will retire as chief executive of the insurance and wealth management company at the end of September. Guloien will be replaced ...
(Reuters) - Ford Motor Co , which earlier this week named turnaround expert James Hackett as its chief executive officer, announced replacements for some of its key executive positions.
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is providing a RON 70 million loan to Agricover Credit IFN to increase access to finance for farmers in Romania and support the country’s agribusiness sector. Ag
Golin launched the Global Relevance Review 2017 report, in which it analyses for the first time what makes the brand be considered relevant by consumers. In order to determine what it truly matters fo
A market inquiry into high data costs in South Africa is on the horizon. "We will also in the budget speech, note that I will be making request to the Competition Commission to conduct a market inquir
Airbus Helicopters reports its Brazilian subsidiary has recently delivered two H225M aircraft to the Brazilian armed forces, with two more in the pipeline.
BRUSSELS - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Canada will continue as usual when it comes to sharing intelligence with allies, even as U.S. President Donald Trump is being accused of ...
LOS ANGELES - The advocacy group GLAAD says the representation of LGBTQ characters in major Hollywood films increased nearly 1 per cent in 2016, but the group says many of ...
(Reuters) - BlackRock Inc Chief Executive Officer Larry Fink said global growth was accelerating and that corporate earnings were keeping pace with higher stock prices.
HALIFAX - Students commit or threaten some form of physical violence an average of about 1,100 times a month at Nova Scotia's schools, prompting teachers to call for more support ......
Before cutting the sugar in its children’s yogurt, Dutch grocer Albert Heijn conducted a taste test modeled on a classic US TV ad in which two young boys get their little brother to sample a new cerea
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose less than expected last week and the four-week moving average of claims fell to a 44-year low, suggesting further t
2017 NFL Rookies Teed Up To Make Instant Impact.
The flows of foreign direct investments (FDI) are starting to pick up once again in Romania, with EUR 4 billion being attracted last year alone. The good macroeconomic picture and a stable political f
One in four firms are reporting negative impacts of Brexit according to the latest Fáilte Ireland Tourism Barometer Survey.
For years, healthcare reform has pursued the holy grail of higher quality at lower cost. I’ve always believed it’s achievable, and now it’s needed more than ever. The U.S. healthcare system is failing
It’s 2017, and much has changed since Jackson marched with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in the 1960s. But some old problems remain unresolved — like access to good jobs.
Pakistan has a strong interest in gas pipeline from Iran, which would satisfy its gas needs and in the future would generate income for Pakistan as a transit country for Iranian gas supplies to India
LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks hit record highs on Thursday and the dollar dipped after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled caution in raising interest rates, while oil fell after top producers extende
The State Housing Construction Agency (MIDA) under the President of Azerbaijan will start registration of persons wishing to purchase subsidized housing from May 30, 2017.
The global trend of mail decline has been cited By An Post as the primary cause of a pre-tax loss of 15.6 million euro for 2016.
The Gauteng North High Court in Pretoria has dismissed applications by AfriForum and other businesses which sought to prevent Eskom from effecting scheduled electricity interruptions to defaulting mun
Orders for .50-caliber ammunition have been received been given to Orbital ATK by the U.S. Army under the company's small-caliber ammunition contract.
DETROIT (AP) — Ford’s new CEO is shaking up the company’s senior management. The Dearborn, Michigan, automaker named a new head of global product development as well as new heads of its o
MONTREAL - Various marches will take place across Quebec in support of the province's construction strike as it enters Day 2. About 175,000 workers launched the unlimited general strike on Wednesday,
Amid the crippling drought in the Western Cape and with evermore stringent water-saving measures being introduced, every drop counts and Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa.
Drivers in Michigan, one of the most volatile markets for gasoline, are putting slight pressure on demand because of economic conditions, a state report found.
The extension of working hours at customs checkpoints between Iran and Azerbaijan would contribute to expansion of bilateral trade
The 172nd OPEC Meeting in Vienna, Austria just concluded. OPEC members agreed to extend the original production cut agreement through March 2018. This was the expected outcome that has been telegrap
Romanian cosmetics producer Farmec launched the first premium range in its portfolio. The launch coincided with the 50th anniversary of the start of the mass production of the first cosmetic Gerovital
Montreal police are investigating the city's ninth and 10th homicides of the year in different neighbourhoods. One victim died in hospital Wednesday after being stabbed during an altercation late Tue
HALIFAX - Progressive Conservative candidates in Nova Scotia say Liberal neglect has left about 100,000 people without a family doctor, forcing many to rely on emergency rooms for health care. Brad .
The ultra-low figure adds to evidence that companies are holding onto workers and hiring at a steady pace             
WASHINGTON (AP) — Slightly more people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, but jobless claims remained at historically low levels. The Labor Department says applications for weekly unemployme
WASHINGTON (AP) — Applications for US employment benefits rose slightly last week to 234,000, still at historically low levels.
MONTREAL - A Florida-based company is moving to buy Tembec Inc. in a friendly takeover deal that values the Quebec-based forestry company at US$807 million, including assumed debt. Rayonier Advanced
General insurance industry#39;s growth might get halved on a stronger base effect, that#39;s the word coming in from Tapan Singhel, MD CEO of Bajaj Allianz General Insurance, a subsidiary of Bajaj
The minister#39;s comments are the strongest yet repudiation of cow vigilante groups by the Modi government,
Driver death rates by make and model are highlighted in a new status report that reconfirms and quantifies a well-known fact: the smallest vehicles are the most dangerous. Minicars like the Hyundai Ac
A budget proposal on the table for 2018 in shale-rich Oklahoma leaves the state with too many funding gaps, Gov. Mary Fallin said.
Lenovo Group quarterly profit fell less than expected after the global personal computer market eked out growth for the first time since 2012.
Carrier, the company President Donald Trump pledged to keep on American soil, informed the state of Indiana this week that it will soon begin cutting 632 workers from an Indianapolis factory. The manu
Ilan Laufer, secretary of state at the Ministry for Business Environment, Commerce and Entrepreneurship, is confirmed as speaker at Country Focus Community Forum, the 2-day event organized by Business
WWE SmackDown has six potential winners of the Money in the Bank briefcase, including AJ Styles and Shinsuke Nakamura, but these three superstars are the best choices.
Uttar Pradesh capital Lucknow will host the main event of the International Day of Yoga (IDY) on June 21 this year where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will participate.
According to the National Bank of Romania (BNR), the Romanian economy is facing new risk, represented by the acceleration of prices in the real estate field. Specifically, the increase can bring to te
Israel's Elbit Systems Ltd has been awarded a contract to deliver Direct Infrared Counter-Measures to an unidentified international organization.
Prices are expected to go down in the range of Rs 100,000 to Rs 1,000,000 for all those models which are locally assembled in India
Iranian officials in Vienna worked the sidelines at a meeting Thursday to discuss possible gas development deals with European companies, state media reported.
More competitin will increase the value of sports programming.
More competitin will increase the value of sports programming.
Cannabidiol, one of the active compounds in cannabis, reduces monthly convulsive seizure rates in children and young adults with Dravet syndrome by half.
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