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Fremont Tribune
McManus: Trump hasn’t changed much, and he hasn’t learned muchThat’s not the only reason the president’s stubborn fidelity to his campaign pr
Fremont Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
That’s not the only reason the president’s stubborn fidelity to his campaign promises is chilling. If Trump sticks to the unalloyed positions he brought to the White House, we’re in for a series of crises: a military showdown with North Korea, if Kim... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little progress seen in rewriting NAFTAThe U.S., Mexico and Canada are heading into 2018 with no clear plan for saving
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
The U.S., Mexico and Canada are heading into 2018 with no clear plan for saving the North American Free Trade Agreement. Negotiators wrapped up their latest round of talks Friday in Washington without closing any new chapters of a revamped accord.... Read more
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Business Insider
We talked to Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman about tax reform, Trump, and bitcoinKrugman is skeptical about the effects of the Trump administration's tax plan.
Business Insider / Posted 20 hours ago
Krugman is skeptical about the effects of the Trump administration's tax plan. "Will workers see their wages increase in a way that anyone will notice over the next five years? No," he said. He said any disruption of NAFTA could be a "hugely costly... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
'This plays in Peoria': Rep. LaHood claims GOP tax reforms will help area middle classWASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Darin LaHood, R-Peoria, on Tuesday spoke of the
McDonough County Voice / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Darin LaHood, R-Peoria, on Tuesday spoke of the impact the proposed GOP-driven tax reforms would have on his constituents during a press conference arranged by GOP House leadership. “When I think about the district I... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
No bears here! Market on the verge of making historyA trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Related Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
No bears here! Market on the verge of making historyA trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Related Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
No bears here! Market on the verge of making historyA trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Related Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
No bears here! Market on the verge of making historyA trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Related Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The... Read more
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KECI Missoula
No bears here! Market on the verge of making historyA trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Related Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
No bears here! Market on the verge of making historyA trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Related Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
No bears here! Market on the verge of making historyA trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Related Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
No bears here! Market on the verge of making historyA trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. A trader signals an offer in the S&P 500 stock index futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Related Content NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Doyle McManus: Trump hasn't changed much, and he hasn't learned muchThat’s not the only reason the president’s stubborn fidelity to his campaign pr
The Chippewa Herald / Posted yesterday
That’s not the only reason the president’s stubborn fidelity to his campaign promises is chilling. If Trump sticks to the unalloyed positions he brought to the White House, we’re in for a series of crises: a military showdown with North Korea, if Kim... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
In D.C., Hutchinson argues for NAFTAWASHINGTON -- Eliminating the North American Free Trade Agreement, as President
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON -- Eliminating the North American Free Trade Agreement, as President Donald Trump has threatened, would undermine Arkansas' economy, Gov. Asa Hutchinson told administration officials Thursday at the White House. The Republican was one of... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Trade undertainty disrupts agJust because once-green fields are now barren doesn’t mean farms fall silent.
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
Just because once-green fields are now barren doesn’t mean farms fall silent. Even those who aren’t tending to livestock have plenty of things to fill the winter hours and days. Combines and planters need repaired and readied for spring. Decisions... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Mexico ups benchmark lending rate ¼-point to 7.25 percentMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's central bank is raising its benchmark interest rate
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's central bank is raising its benchmark interest rate a quarter point to 7.25 percent to try to rein in inflation that continues to outpace targets. The Bank of Mexico says in a statement that annual inflation was 6.63... Read more
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FOX Business
Mexico ups benchmark lending rate ¼-point to 7.25 percentMexico's central bank is raising its benchmark interest rate a quarter point to
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
Mexico's central bank is raising its benchmark interest rate a quarter point to 7.25 percent to try to rein in inflation that continues to outpace targets. The Bank of Mexico says in a statement that annual inflation was 6.63 percent in... Read more
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FOX Business
Mexico ups benchmark lending rate ¼-point to 7.25 percentMEXICO CITY – Mexico's central bank is raising its benchmark interest rate a qu
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
MEXICO CITY – Mexico's central bank is raising its benchmark interest rate a quarter point to 7.25 percent to try to rein in inflation that continues to outpace targets. Continue Reading Below The Bank of Mexico says in a statement that annual... Read more
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CBC.ca
These are the things that Bank of Canada's Poloz says keep him awake at nightBank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz will appear on CBC News Network's On the
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz will appear on CBC News Network's On the Money in an interview with host Peter Armstrong at 4 p.m. ET. You might forgive Stephen Poloz if he has a lot on his mind. As governor of the Bank of Canada, he has to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas governor heads to D.C. to talk NAFTA with PenceGov. Asa Hutchinson left Little Rock Thursday morning and headed for Washington
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Gov. Asa Hutchinson left Little Rock Thursday morning and headed for Washington, D.C., where he’ll be meeting with Vice President Mike Pence later in the day. The topic of the meeting is the North American Free Trade Agreement, according to... Read more
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MLive.com
NAFTA is not a 'job killer' for Michigan, says Right Place presidentGRAND RAPIDS, MI - President Donald Trump has labeled the North American Free T
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - President Donald Trump has labeled the North American Free Trade Agreement as a "job killer." Don't tell that to Birgit Klohs, president of The Right Place Inc., the economic development agency for West Michigan. Klohs says the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas congressmen urge Trump to ease off NAFTA renegotiationWASHINGTON - Texas congressmen are urging the Trump administration to ease off
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON - Texas congressmen are urging the Trump administration to ease off its effort to overhaul the North American Free Trade Agreement, worried they could do damage to increasingly intertwined energy markets in the United States, Mexico and... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Reynolds to Talk Trade in WashingtonIowa Governor Kim Reynolds is headed to Washington D.C. to talk about Iowa trad
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 2 days ago
Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds is headed to Washington D.C. to talk about Iowa trade. She will be joined by four other governors to meet Vice President Mike Pence and talk about the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). She will talk about... Read more
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Breitbart
Ann Coulter: Alabama ‘Was a Disaster Starting with Mitch McConnell’; GOP Must Prioritize ‘Winning Issue’ of Immigration, Building the WallRepublicans and President Trump must prioritize the “winning issue” of immigrat
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
Republicans and President Trump must prioritize the “winning issue” of immigration enforcement, border security, and building the wall if they want to avoid losing like they did in Alabama, said bestselling author Ann Coulter on Wednesday’s Breitbart... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Another view: Rush to pull out of NAFTA could be bad for farmersJust because once-green fields are now barren doesn’t mean farms fall silent.
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Just because once-green fields are now barren doesn’t mean farms fall silent. Even those who aren’t tending to livestock have plenty of things to fill the winter hours and days. Combines and planters need repaired and readied for spring. Decisions... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Might be time to rethink your retirement plansHere’s some stocking stuffers from our politicians. The tax act benefits the w
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
Here’s some stocking stuffers from our politicians. The tax act benefits the wealthiest of Americans as ABC, CBS, and NBC news (all American-owned companies) warned. Fox News and the Wall Street Journal (both owned by the Murdoch family of... Read more
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TheBull
Global trade meeting ends with a wimperThe World Trade Organization concluded a ministerial meeting Wednesday with not
TheBull / Posted 2 days ago
The World Trade Organization concluded a ministerial meeting Wednesday with nothing significant to boast -- a meager outcome for its first gathering in the Donald Trump era. 14.12.2017 12:20 PM The World Trade Organization concluded a ministerial... Read more
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The Hill
Why modernizing NAFTA could be a boon for the US economyNegotiations to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) are a
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
Negotiations to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) are a chance to boost the competitiveness of U.S. companies in Canada and Mexico and solidify the preeminent role U.S. refiners and petrochemicals producers play in enabling... Read more
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Sidney Sun Telegraph
Standing Up For Rural AmericaShortly after the founding of our nation, American citizens engaged in a debate
Sidney Sun Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Shortly after the founding of our nation, American citizens engaged in a debate about what kind of country they and later generations would live in. No one understood the value of rural Americans more than Thomas Jefferson. Writing in a letter to... Read more
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Business Insider
1930s Germany shows us that bad tax policy can magnify Washington's worst problem by 1,000New economic research shows that bad tax policy was instrumental in bringing ab
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
New economic research shows that bad tax policy was instrumental in bringing about the rise of the Nazi Party in 1933. Austerity measures implemented by an incompetent Weimar government had the unintended consequence of radicalizing German... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
1930s Germany shows us that bad tax policy can magnify Washington's worst problem by 1,000New economic research shows that bad tax policy was instrumental in bringing ab
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
New economic research shows that bad tax policy was instrumental in bringing about the rise of the Nazi Party in 1933. Austerity measures implemented by an incompetent Weimar government had the unintended consequence of radicalizing German... Read more
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Connecticut Post
1930s Germany shows us that bad tax policy can magnify Washington's worst problem by 1,000New economic research shows that bad tax policy was instrumental in bringing ab
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
New economic research shows that bad tax policy was instrumental in bringing about the rise of the Nazi Party in 1933. Austerity measures implemented by an incompetent Weimar government had the unintended consequence of radicalizing German... Read more
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CTV News
A double dose of pointlessness: Two reasons Trump-Trudeau trade tiff irrelevantWASHINGTON -- There are dead-end conversations. Then there's the image of Justi
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON -- There are dead-end conversations. Then there's the image of Justin Trudeau quibbling about the Canada-U.S. trade deficit with U.S. President Donald Trump, who recently revealed some backroom bickering between the two about which country... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Tuesday's letters to the editorPlanes won’t meet needs Our men and women in uniform need the right equipment t
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 4 days ago
Planes won’t meet needs Our men and women in uniform need the right equipment to get the job done while they stand on guard for Canada. But with their plan to buy used, out-of-date fighter jets from Australia, the Trudeau Liberals have let the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Free Trade Spreading US Killer Disease Worldwide---ObesityA Nasty, Nafta-Related Surprise: Mexico's Soaring Obesity - The New York Times
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 days ago
A Nasty, Nafta-Related Surprise: Mexico's Soaring Obesity - The New York Times For many Mexicans, NAFTA promised to make real “the fever dreams of joining the modern economy,” said Timothy A. Wise, a trade expert at the Small Planet Institute and... Read more
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The Manila Times
US says ‘litigation-centered’ WTO losing focusThe top US trade representative launched a broadside at the World Trade Organiz
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
The top US trade representative launched a broadside at the World Trade Organization on Monday, accusing it of losing its focus on trade negotiation and becoming a “litigation-centered” body. “Too often members seem to believe they can gain... Read more
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TheBull
US says 'litigation-centered' WTO losing focusThe top US trade representative launched a broadside at the World Trade Organiz
TheBull / Posted 4 days ago
The top US trade representative launched a broadside at the World Trade Organization on Monday, accusing it of losing its focus on trade negotiation and becoming a "litigation-centered" body. 12.12.2017 12:25 PM The top US trade representative... Read more
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The Hill
GOP fret over unpopularity of tax plan | Trump to give tax speech Wed | Most people don't think GO tax plan will helpRepublicans fret over tax bill's unpopularity: Republican lawmakers are concern
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
Republicans fret over tax bill's unpopularity: Republican lawmakers are concerned about how their tax bill is being viewed by the public and say they need to do a better job of selling it to middle-class and low-income voters. A CBS News poll... Read more
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The Hill
Not so fast with those NAFTA talking pointsAnd, at odds with this view, some of the president’s advisers somehow even find
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
And, at odds with this view, some of the president’s advisers somehow even find room to additionally blame the agreement for an alleged lackluster economic growth in Mexico and the suppression of wages there. NAFTA has failed, we are told, in its... Read more
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EuroNews
'Shame' to end NAFTA, build wall as Mexico rebounds, says tourism ministerTourism is thriving. The economy is improving. Seaside resorts are reviving. Qu
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
Tourism is thriving. The economy is improving. Seaside resorts are reviving. Quaint historic towns with archaeological riches are drawing international visitors, and Mexico is holding its rank as one of the top 10 world destinations, on pace to... Read more
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The Hindu
A working class act in AmericaThe upcoming elections for the Governor of Alabama are being closely watched be
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
The upcoming elections for the Governor of Alabama are being closely watched because it is a test of President Donald Trump too. Some argue that it is his unconditional support of the controversial Roy Moore that has actually filled, if not billowed,... Read more
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CTV News
Fact-finding major goal for Canada at between-round NAFTA talks this weekWASHINGTON - Canada's NAFTA negotiators are on a fact-finding mission this week
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON - Canada's NAFTA negotiators are on a fact-finding mission this week in Washington. Officials from the three NAFTA countries will be gathering at a downtown hotel for a week of meetings between formal rounds. Canadian officials say the... Read more
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Daily Mail
PIERS MORGAN: Trump keeps his promises - and liberal media hate itIt's true, we've NEVER had a president like Trump - he actually keeps his promi
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
It's true, we've NEVER had a president like Trump - he actually keeps his promises. No wonder the liberal media can't stand him To say Trump is ‘polarizing’ is to massively understate the sheer enormity of hatred that exists toward the billionaire... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Key Events In The Coming Week: Yellen's Swan Song And Final Rate Hike; Draghi's Silence, US InflationAfter last week's payrolls report, the year is starting to wind down for econom
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
After last week's payrolls report, the year is starting to wind down for economic events and capital markets, but not before one last hurrah for central banks: indeed, it is a very busy week dominated by central bank meetings for the FOMC, ECB, BOE,... Read more
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Chatham This Week
Documents outline Liberal lobbying plan to promote Gordie Howe bridge in U.S.OTTAWA — Federal officials have been on a months-long campaign to surreptitious
Chatham This Week / Posted 5 days ago
OTTAWA — Federal officials have been on a months-long campaign to surreptitiously slip the name Gordie Howe into conversations with top-level American counterparts to promote the new border crossing that will bear the hockey player’s name. The plan... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Canada Bails On Super Hornet Deal With BoeingWill Acquire Jets From Australia Rather Than Purchase New Aircraft, Citing Trad
The Aero-News Network / Posted 5 days ago
Will Acquire Jets From Australia Rather Than Purchase New Aircraft, Citing Trade Dispute Boeing's trade dispute with Bombardier has led the Canadian government to cancel its plans to buy 18 Super Hornet jet fighters, according to sources familiar... Read more
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DW
Expectations low for World Trade Organization meeting |The World Trade Organization's biennial conference opened on Sunday — the first
DW / Posted 5 days ago
The World Trade Organization's biennial conference opened on Sunday — the first since US President Donald Trump came to office. The Buenos Aires meeting, which lasts until Wednesday, will be a major challenge for participants because of America's... Read more
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Breitbart
Survey: DACA Amnesty is Low Priority For Democrats, Swing-VotersAid for DACA illegal-aliens is a middling-priority issue for Democrats and an “
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
Aid for DACA illegal-aliens is a middling-priority issue for Democrats and an “extremely important priority” for only 20 percent of swing-voting independents. The new poll by POLITICO and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health reveals the... Read more
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The Manila Times
WTO, under fire from US, meets in Buenos AiresThe World Trade Organization opened a conference Sunday under the cloud of US h
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
The World Trade Organization opened a conference Sunday under the cloud of US hostility to multilateral trade accords. The 164-member WTO is also wracked by disagreements over China and has been struggling to kickstart stalled trade talks. The... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Documents outline Liberal lobbying plan to promote Gordie Howe bridge in U.S.OTTAWA — Federal officials have been on a months-long campaign to surreptitious
Chatham Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
OTTAWA — Federal officials have been on a months-long campaign to surreptitiously slip the name Gordie Howe into conversations with top-level American counterparts to promote the new border crossing that will bear the hockey player’s name. The plan... Read more
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