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Finance Oil Falls on Rising OPEC Production
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The EIA's most recent monthly export data shows the US exported 3.609 million barrels of ethanol in June, primarily to Brazil, Canada and India . The market tumbled early in the session as investors focused on the bearish elements of the IEA report, said Bob Yawger, director of energy futures at Mizuho in NY.

Finance Trade war escalation ramps up fears for world economy
Author: 0 Trade war escalation ramps up fears for world economy

But that doesn't mean China won't respond to the Trump administration's tariffs . Trump did not offer evidence to support his accusation nor did he specify whether it was the upcoming midterm elections China was allegedly targeting. Once the new round of tariffs takes effect on Sept 24, punitive duties will be in place on roughly half of the products the USA buys from China - its largest source of imported merchandise.

Finance Celebrate National Cheeseburger Day with free or discounted burgers, and nothing else
Author: 0 Celebrate National Cheeseburger Day with free or discounted burgers, and nothing else

Ruby Tuesday is giving away free cheeseburgers - anything up to a $10 value - to its "Connected Members (i.e., those who sign up for the newsletter) with the purchase of an entrée on both September 18 and September 19". Download the app, place an order on your phone, and get a free cheeseburger. IHOP Even the pancake chain is getting in on the action for National Cheeseburger Day - it was briefly known as IHOb (International House of Burgers) in the summer of 2018, after all.

Finance India to merge three state-owned banks
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Arun Jaitley , Finance Minister of India briefed the media and said that the merger has been conceived in such a way that the combined lender will not end up being weaker than the existing individual entities. "Though the consolidation move itself is negative and ushers in uncertainty, the proposed merger of Dena with stronger Vijaya is relatively better for BoB.

Finance Coco-Cola considers cannabis-infused drinks
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This push for product diversification is perhaps also what could give the company an edge in the cannabis-infused beverages business. Canada is the first major economy to legalize recreational marijuana, and shares in cannabis producers have rallied in anticipation.

Finance London mayor Sadiq Khan pitches for second referendum on Brexit
Author: 0 London mayor Sadiq Khan pitches for second referendum on Brexit

Fox said Chequers was a "reasonable, constructive way forward" and sensed there was "movement" in the right direction from Brussels towards striking a deal. The IMF said that all likely Brexit scenarios would "entail costs", but a disorderly departure could lead to "a significantly worse outcome". "There are still parts of the withdrawal agreement that require further negotiation".

Author: 0 Trump Sets Tariffs On $200 Billion In Imports From China

Last week, the U.S. Treasury Department invited senior Chinese officials, including Vice Premier Liu He, to more talks on the tariff dispute, though scepticism remained high among trade observers on both sides over the prospects of a breakthrough.

Finance Oil prices steady after pull-back, up on the week
Author: 0 Oil prices steady after pull-back, up on the week

Brent crude was up 8 cents, or 0.1 percent, at $78.26 a barrel by 0338 GMT, after falling 2 percent on Thursday. On paper there is enough spare capacity among other OPEC producers and Russian Federation to offset falling Iranian supply-but what exists on paper and what can be brought into production in the next month or so are not necessarily the same.

Finance Canadian Cannabis Users, Workers Could Face Lifetime US Ban
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But what USA federal authorities must categorize as an illegal commerce is additionally a thriving industry, and thousands of Canadians hold hashish shares on the Toronto Inventory Change. They say that despite one in eight Canadians using cannabis today, 400,000 people move between our two countries every day nearly entirely without incident.

Finance Bezos calls Trumps attacks on media 'dangerous'
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What Trump "should say (of criticism) is, 'This is right, this is good". "Well I do defend the Post", Bezos said. But it's really risky to demonize the media. Zuckerberg's shares in the social network are now valued at about US$61 billion. "Most important among those will be genuine, intense customer obsession", he tweeted.

Finance Freeland to meet Lighthizer in Washington Tuesday
Author: 0 Freeland to meet Lighthizer in Washington Tuesday

She said the talks were at a point where discussing them face-to-face with the prime minister "is absolutely essential". Trump sounded a more upbeat note earlier, and said he expected to know whether a deal could be struck to include Canada in the next few days.

Finance Investigate who diluted Mallya's lookout notice: BJP MP Subramanian Swamy
Author: 0 Investigate who diluted Mallya's lookout notice: BJP MP Subramanian Swamy

Screenshots were in circulation of the June 12, 2018, tweet in which he had said: "Mallya could not escape from India because of a strong Look Out Notice for him at airports". While the tribunal was hearing the matter, Mallya left the country on March 2. She dismissed the CPS argument that there was "stark disjoint between what Mallya knew and what the banks knew" and also repeatedly accused the Indian authorities of leaving documents "out of the bundle" that prove that "KFA was the victim ...

Finance Next Apple Watch Might Finally Sport The User-Requested Always-On Mode
Author: 0 Next Apple Watch Might Finally Sport The User-Requested Always-On Mode

Kuo expects both Apple Watch models to have a display that's about 15 percent larger than previous editions of the device. Apart from details on the Apple Watch Series 4, 9to5Mac also reportedly separately that the biggest iPhone among the three expected iPhones will be called iPhone Xs Max , suggesting Apple is ditching the "Plus" moniker.

Finance White House Corrects Trump’s Tweet on GDP, Unemployment
Author: 0 White House Corrects Trump’s Tweet on GDP, Unemployment

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., said in response to Obama's speech that, "The more former President Obama speaks about the "good ol years" of his presidency, the more likely President Trump is to get re-elected". The first two numbers are correct, although they measure completely different things, and in different ways. "If you look at the collective body of evidence, the notion that what we're seeing right now is just a continuation of trends is not super defensible", Hassett said.

Finance Jack Ma on Management: Why a 'Fool' Needs to Lead Smart People
Author: 0 Jack Ma on Management: Why a 'Fool' Needs to Lead Smart People

Zhang, Ma's planned successor, is a former accountant who joined Alibaba in 2007 after working at Shanda Entertainment, an online games company. Jack Ma , the longtime head of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, on Sunday announced that David Zhang will succeed him as chairman in one year's time.

Finance China's trade surplus with US hit new record in August
Author: 0 China's trade surplus with US hit new record in August

To a certain extent it's going to be up to China . The tariffs would potentially hurt U.S. companies that import everything from handbags to bicycle tires. The Trump administration has slapped tariffs on billions of dollars worth of Chinese goods over the past few months, escalating a trade war between the two countries.