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Petrol crosses Rs 78, diesel rates at new high

Petrol crosses Rs 78, diesel rates at new high

The rise in prices of diesel gains significance as it is mostly used in transportation of food and agricultural products and an increase in its price may lead to higher inflation. The domestic unit hit a record low of 70.32 in early trade that day. Diesel rates have gone up by Rs 0.89 per litre since then. Oil marketing companies had in June last year dumped the 15-year-old practice of revising rates on the 1st and 16th of every month and had implemented daily price revisions. Consulte Mais Informação

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Global stocks soar on US-Mexico trade breakthrough as Canada is sidelined

Global stocks soar on US-Mexico trade breakthrough as Canada is sidelined

Dairy is a politically charged issue that many analysts have predicted would be among the final issues settled in the NAFTA renegotiation. Both U.S. That's because the midterm elections might make it tougher for Mr. Trump to get what he wants from Congress. Al Jazeera's John Holman, reporting from Mexico City, said outgoing President Nieto "probably had to make sacrifices" to protect a trade agreement with the U.S., with a possible outcome being the flight of vehicle manufacturing ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump announces 'incredible' trade deal with Mexico

Trump announces 'incredible' trade deal with Mexico

Those two facts collided this afternoon during a press spray in the Oval Office when Trump tried to put Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto on speakerphone while announcing a new trade deal between the USA and Mexico. "Kansas is heavily dependent on the agricultural and manufacturing industries, and it is a huge relief to our state to know that we can continue trading tariff-free with the new agreement", Colyer said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump makes trade announcement at the White House, possibly on NAFTA deal

The US and Mexico have reached common ground on key trade terms as pressure mounts to complete renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement . "Progress between Mexico and the United States is a necessary requirement for any renewed NAFTA agreement", he said. The US President's promise to make Mexico pay billions of dollars for a wall to stop illegal immigration hasn't been a part of recent conversations between the nations as they worked to update Nafta, he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Toyota to reportedly invest $500 million in Uber

Toyota to reportedly invest $500 million in Uber

Uber had suspended its self-driving auto program after a crash that killed a woman pushing a bicycle in a street in Arizona in March of this year. The Japanese automaker is investing $500 million in Uber, the companies said on Monday. The incident tainted the company's expensive self-driving auto program, giving automakers another reason to worry about working with Uber. In March, one of the company's self-driving test vehicles ran down a pedestrian on a dark street in Tempe, Arizona. Consulte Mais Informação

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PC government's buck-a-beer comes into effect in Ontario

PC government's buck-a-beer comes into effect in Ontario

While MADD Canada has warned that lower alcohol prices could lead to more consumption and impaired driving, Ford said that people know they shouldn't drink and drive whether the base price is $1 or $1.25. Kevin Meens, of Cool Brewery, said the company is offering its Cool Lager in four packs for a buck a bottle. The Progressive Conservative government has said the policy would see more competition in the beer market without affecting the province's revenues from beer and wine taxes, which ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Top student loan official resigns, slams Team Trump on way out

Top student loan official resigns, slams Team Trump on way out

Frotman is the latest high-level departure from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau since Mick Mulvaney , President Donald Trump 's budget director who has been also acting director of the bureau, took over in late November . Last August, the U.S. Department of Education announced it would stop sharing information with the bureau about the department's oversight of federal student loans, calling the CFPB "overreaching and unaccountable" and arguing that the bureau's actions were ... Consulte Mais Informação

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U.S., Mexico reach NAFTA breakthrough, clearing way for Canada's return

U.S., Mexico reach NAFTA breakthrough, clearing way for Canada's return

Mexico's case provides an example: When the talks first began a year ago, negotiators sought to reach a deal by the end of 2018, so the nation's Congress could approve a deal before elections took place. The U.S. president says the deal has led to hundreds of thousands of lost American jobs, and he promised to either change it to be more favorable to the U.S., or withdraw. Consulte Mais Informação

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Alan Dershowitz: Investigation Into Trump Business is ‘Taking The Al Capone Approach’

Alan Dershowitz: Investigation Into Trump Business is ‘Taking The Al Capone Approach’

As of this writing, the White House has not responded. Cohen pleaded guilty on Tuesday to handling hush money for Mr Trump in violation of campaign finance laws. Manafort's defense said it had not had time to review the government's exhibits, reserved its objections to all of them and declined to agree to 23 proposed joint "stipulations" of undisputed facts that could be presented to a jury without argument, including some to which both sides agreed in Alexandria. Consulte Mais Informação

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Erdogan says commitment of all Turks needed to combat attacks on economy

Erdogan says commitment of all Turks needed to combat attacks on economy

The slide has been driven by investor concerns over President Tayyip Erdogan's grip on monetary policy and the standoff with Washington over the fate of pastor Andrew Brunson , being tried in Turkey on terrorism charges that he denies. On Saturday, he said that nobody would keep Turkey from reaching its 2023, 2053 and 2071 targets, dates that mark the centennial anniversary of the Turkish Republic, the 600th anniversary of the conquering of Istanbul, and the 1000th anniversary of the Battle ... Consulte Mais Informação

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US stocks end week at a record high

US stocks end week at a record high

The Russell 2000 is up 24.10 points, or 1.4 percent. The S&P had last reached a new closing high on January 26, then retreated more than 10 percent, a correction that lasted until February 8. Gap Inc sank 10 percent and Foot Locker 11.7 percent after the two retailers posted disappointing same-store sales. The Dow is down 12.34 points, or less than 0.1 percent. Consulte Mais Informação

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Saudi energy minister denies Aramco IPO will be called off

Saudi energy minister denies Aramco IPO will be called off

Despite the numerous roadblocks, the powers that be in Saudi Arabia and in Saudi Aramco have repeatedly and steadfastly insisted that the IPO was still on track, if not delayed . So, with the IPO's fate in the balance, what are Aramco and Saudi trying to achieve? Ambassador of Saudi Arabia to Pakistan Nawaf bin Said Al-Malki was the first foreign diplomat to have a meeting with Imran even when the poll results were still pouring in and that was reflective of importance the Kingdom attaches ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Oil rises as China demand resumes, signs that Iran supply curbed

Oil rises as China demand resumes, signs that Iran supply curbed

Traders are particularly concerned about the supply side of the equation because of the looming USA sanctions against Iran, which will target oil exports from November. "We expect that by Q4 the market will be dealing with either undersupply, dwindling spare capacity - or both". A key index of the dollar versus a basket of other currencies.DXY fell on Friday, boosting the price of oil and other dollar denominated commodities . Consulte Mais Informação

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Alipay App, an Alibaba Affiliate, Moves to Further Regulate Crypto Trading

Alipay App, an Alibaba Affiliate, Moves to Further Regulate Crypto Trading

The company is also reportedly putting much focus in exploring the accounts of merchants & consumers to keep a check on OTC crypto trading. Ant Financial's Alipay is the world's largest mobile and online payments platform . Furthermore, the government body is working out the strategy to block access to 124 exchanges operating from overseas. Once we find any suspicious crypto-related transactions, we will take appropriate measures immediately, including but not limited to: suspension ... Consulte Mais Informação

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As Trump goes low, Fed goes high

As Trump goes low, Fed goes high

As a result, they need to be tested by close observation of real economic data. Both separately dismissed any notion that Trump's critical comments about the Fed's rate increases would factor into their policies. But Powell noted that there's a wide difference of opinion about it. So, as of now, the Fed has little reason to push rates above the neutral territory and/or hike rates at a faster pace. Consulte Mais Informação

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