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Loblaw gift card program goes into effect Monday

Loblaw gift card program goes into effect Monday

Loblaws began to hand out the gift cards to all eligible customers on Monday after a Competition Bureau investigation found an industry-wide bread price-fixing arrangement. Only one card will be issued to each customer. Signing up waives any impact you may have had by the scandal up to that amount. However, food banks have requested that you use the card yourself and, in lieu of donating the card, donate $25 in cash instead. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bucks Convert Sean Kilpatrick To Standard NBA Contract

Bucks Convert Sean Kilpatrick To Standard NBA Contract

Since signing a two-way deal with Milwaukee on December 18, Kilpatrick has appeared in five games and is averaging 5.2 points in 9.2 minutes per game. Kilpatrick was waived by the Brooklyn Nets on December 7 after averaging 4.9 points and 2.2 rebounds over 16 games. The 23-year-old Bolomboy has played six games with the Bucks this year, averaging 1.5 points in 6 minutes, and the 25-year-old Munford has averaged 24 points in 20 games with the Herd this season. Consulte Mais Informação

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Fed's Bostic says three rate hikes in 2018 may be too much

Fed's Bostic says three rate hikes in 2018 may be too much

President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Raphael W. Bostic seen in this handout photo obtained by Reuters October 6, 2017. Fed officials have penciled in three 2018 rate hikes, according to their latest median projections, after upgrading growth forecasts for the year following a $1.5 trillion tax cut signed into law by President Donald Trump on December 22. Consulte Mais Informação

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USA energy regulator rejects plan to aid coal, nuclear

USA energy regulator rejects plan to aid coal, nuclear

Perry said the rule was necessary to keep the US electric grid resilient during events such as the 2014 Polar Vortex, when disruptions to natural gas supplies during extreme cold contributed to power outages. FERC's action was greeted with welcome relief from environmental groups and energy advocates who'd been closely watching the deliberations. Perry had directed the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in September to consider a plan subsidizing those plants for what he said were their ... Consulte Mais Informação

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'We make good food together:' MacAulay touts NAFTA at USA farm conference

'We make good food together:' MacAulay touts NAFTA at USA farm conference

Perdue told the crowd he stands ready to formally present the recommendations of the Agriculture and Rural Prosperity Task Force to President Trump when he appears before the body at 3 central this afternoon. "We don't need the federal government coming in and regulating everything to death". "From burgers to breakfast, we make good food together", MacAulay said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pfizer Ends Alzheimer's And Parkinson's Research; To Cut 300 Jobs

Pfizer Ends Alzheimer's And Parkinson's Research; To Cut 300 Jobs

Also, it announced plans to set up a dedicated neuroscience venture fund to support efforts to advance the field, with more details on this expected later this year. The move will see it back out of work in Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease, two notoriously hard areas for the industry, especially the former, which has not seen any real R&D advance in 15 years. Consulte Mais Informação

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Cannabis to be sold through private retailers in Saskatchewan

Cannabis to be sold through private retailers in Saskatchewan

Prince Albert is eligible for two of the province's 60 permits, but that number could rise depending on how many communities opt out. Initially, permits will only be granted in communities where the population is 2,500 or more. The retailers must be standalone businesses and sell only cannabis and cannabis accessories. An independent third party will be engaged to assist SLGA with selecting retail operators using a two-phase process. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mark Mobius to retire from Franklin Templeton Investments

Mark Mobius to retire from Franklin Templeton Investments

Hired by the late Sir John Templeton in 1987 to launch one of the first mutual funds dedicated to emerging markets, Mobius oversaw Templeton's emerging markets team between 1987 to 2016. He is now still a portfolio manager on the £2.2bn Templeton Emerging Markets investment trust (TEMIT), which after his retirement will continue to be run by lead portfolio manager Carlos Hardenberg and deputy portfolio manager Chetan Sehgal. Consulte Mais Informação

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