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Payless pranks VIPs, sells discount shoes at luxury prices

Payless pranks VIPs, sells discount shoes at luxury prices

They're "just stunning, elegant, sophisticated", one shopper said about a pair of stiletto heels, as another man considered a pair of leather sneakers while declaring "I can tell it was made with high-quality material". Doug Cameron, the chief creative officer for DCX Growth Accelerator, the company behind the experiment, told local news station KCBS that he hoped it would encourage consumers to look past the brand names on an item. Consulte Mais Informação

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Canada signs onto new NAFTA trade deal on sidelines of G20 summit

Elizabeth Warren, a likely 2020 presidential candidate, said she will oppose the new deal, saying it won't stop the "serious and ongoing harm NAFTA causes for American workers". Shortly after the signing, Mr Trump tweeted: "The bad NAFTA will soon be gone". - President Trump opened two days of diplomacy at the Group of 20 summit in Argentina on Friday after his abrupt decision to cancel a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin overshadowed the proceedings before they even started. Consulte Mais Informação

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Rental house demand still outpacing supply as national vacancy rate falls again

Rental house demand still outpacing supply as national vacancy rate falls again

As for condos, the lowest condominium vacancy rates were observed in Vancouver (0.3%), Victoria (0.4%), Kelowna (0.6%), Toronto (0.7%) and Hamilton (0.9%). Purpose-built rental apartments increased by 1,407 units from 38,160 in October 2017 to 39,567 in October 2018. In its annual rental market survey , the housing agency said Wednesday in 2018, the vacancy rate across the country was 2.4 per cent, down from three per cent in 2017. Consulte Mais Informação

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Markets rebound as Fed cools on early rate rises

Markets rebound as Fed cools on early rate rises

Mr Trump has criticised Mr Powell repeatedly this year, saying that the base rate is unnecessarily high and risks curtailing an economic boom in the US. Powell's words appeared to signal that while the Fed may raise interest rates again next month, it isn't overly concerned about inflation, assuaging fears among many investors that rates will continue to climb for the foreseeable future. Consulte Mais Informação

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G20 summit 2018: All you need to know

G20 summit 2018: All you need to know

Nonetheless, French President Emmanuel Macron, who flew into Buenos Aires on Wednesday as one of the earliest to arrive, clung to the importance of the ideal of cooperation that the G20 represents. and Japan is an expansion of the bilateral talks between Trump and Abe. "Based on the fact that the ships and sailors have not been returned to Ukraine from Russian Federation, I have decided it would be best for all parties concerned to cancel my previously scheduled meeting in Argentina with ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump wants to cut GM subsidies: Here's what that means

Trump wants to cut GM subsidies: Here's what that means

His tweet continued: "Big Steel is opening and renovating plants all over the country". About 1 million electric vehicles have been sold in the USA, or just more than 1 percent of the nation's fleet, E&E News recently reported . Brown, a potential challenger to the president in 2020, pushed Trump to support a bill he introduced earlier this year which aims to encourage auto manufacturing in the U.S. Consulte Mais Informação

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Tory MP says new Brexit referendum could be held in 22 weeks

Tory MP says new Brexit referendum could be held in 22 weeks

One Labour MP said: "All of us who really want a People's Vote know we have to keep our powder dry and not risk an amendment being defeated before Parliament is ready to strike". "If we can't, well then the people decide". He continued: "It's clear why the SNP and Greens want to oppose that deal". "I have no doubt that they're moving in the direction of a second vote, but that's because they're following public opinion and they should respect public opinion". Consulte Mais Informação

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German police search Deutsche Bank in money-laundering case

German police search Deutsche Bank in money-laundering case

The Panama Papers refer to a collection of documents leaked in 2016 from Mossack Fonseca , a Panama-based law firm that created shell companies to facilitate tax avoidance. A Deutsche Bank executive director has said the lender played only a secondary role as a so-called correspondent bank to Danske Bank. "Something seems to be basically wrong in the compliance and anti-money laundering area of the bank". Consulte Mais Informação

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WTI oil price slides under $50 per barrel

WTI oil price slides under $50 per barrel

The Russian Energy Ministry held a meeting with the heads of domestic oil producers on Tuesday, before a gathering in Vienna of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies on December 6-7. Speaking in Moscow, Putin said Russian Federation was in touch with OPEC but Moscow would be satisfied with oil at $60 a barrel. The oil price is also set to be discussed at a gathering of G-20 nations in Argentina this weekend. Consulte Mais Informação

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