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by | February 25, 2019 | 11:11

However, the government still is consulting with indigenous groups along the pipeline's route, and it can extend that window if it determines that those meetings need more time. However, the NEB calls those justifiable risks in light of the project's "considerable benefits". The NEB's ruling is a political win, albeit with mixed implications, for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, ahead of a fall election.

by | February 25, 2019 | 09:46

A spokesperson for Nestle said that the food and drink conglomerate has made a decision to "pause advertising on Youtube globally" following the discovery that "an extremely low volume" of their ads were shown on the videos in question.

by | February 25, 2019 | 03:44

Microsoft president Brad Smith, defended the company's decision to work with the USA military at the time, writing in a blogpost: "We want the people of this country and especially the people who serve this country to know that we at Microsoft have their backs".

by | February 24, 2019 | 20:00

It'll apparently use the Mastercard payment network - the second-largest in the USA after Visa - and cardholders will earn around 2 percent cash back on purchases, but potentially more on Apple products. WSJ notes that, while investors once needed $10m in fun (d) money for Goldman bankers to bat an eye, Marcus customers can now open accounts with just a Washington in their pocket.

by | February 24, 2019 | 09:53

The Chinese delegation is headed by Vice Premier Liu He, who also came as the special envoy of Chinese President Xi Jinping; while the US team includes Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. But other changes - such as subjecting China's state-owned enterprises to free-market principles - could weaken the communist party's hold on power, making Chinese officials very reluctant to budge, he added.

by | February 23, 2019 | 13:38

On Thursday, Reuters reported that China's Dalian port region would not allow Australian coal to pass through customs. Five harbours overseen by Dalian customs - Dalian, Bayuquan, Panjin, Dandong and Beiliang - will not allow Australian coal to clear through customs, said the official, however coal imports from Russian Federation and Indonesia will not be affected.

by | February 23, 2019 | 10:56

Brent was on track for a weekly gain of about 1.4 percent. "China trade talks amidst potential weakening in the USA dollar, WTI could easily achieve our stated target to the $58 area today", Jim Ritterbusch, president of Ritterbusch and Associates, said in a note.

by | February 23, 2019 | 05:54

While 5G phones are now beginning to appear on the market, a practical consumer 5G network is yet to roll out across the world. Trump's tweets came just a few hours after the Fox Business Network aired an interview of Michael Pompeo, in which host Maria Bartiromo pressed the secretary of State on whether the administration wants to restrict the use of equipment from Huawei .

by | February 22, 2019 | 12:28

The prediction had been extrapolated from Tesla's historical survey results for the Model S and X. Once Consumer Reports announced the Model 3 downgrade, Tesla shares dropped almost 2 percentage points as Wall Street continues to express unease with Elon Musk's vehicle company.

by | February 21, 2019 | 22:13

YouTube acted quick and enacted a massive change to its monetization platform, limiting both the creative expression and amount of money video makers could earn off their work. "We have a strict policy against advertising alongside harmful or offensive content and would never knowingly associate ourselves with channels like this".

by | February 21, 2019 | 22:01

Passengers wait in the South Terminal building at Gatwick Airport, after the airport reopened to flights following its forced closure because of drone activity, in Gatwick, Britain, December 21, 2018. According to The Times , two sources inside Whitehall say the drone was flown in front of air traffic controllers in an area where mobile phones were banned so they couldn't photograph or film it.

by | February 21, 2019 | 21:58

News was spreading on Wednesday of the country's biggest-ever jackpot. Speaking on RTÉ's Sean O'Rourke, Lottery spokesperson Miriam Donohoe said "somebody out there has called us and it seems they have the winning ticket, although it has to be verified yet", but person who contacted the office was able to give a unique serial number from the ticket.

by | February 21, 2019 | 19:55

The airline is locked in tense contract negotiations with mechanics that have stretched on for years. On Tuesday, more than 40 planes had maintenance issues - more than twice the average number on a typical day. " Southwest Airline's scapegoating of its expert aircraft maintenance technicians does not bode well for the airline's safe operations", Bret Oestreich, AMFA's national director, said in a statement .

by | February 21, 2019 | 13:11

The Japanese automaker has announced it will close the Swindon, England, factory that directly employs about 3,500 people by 2021. "We deeply regret the impact it will have on the Swindon community". A Honda spokesman tells us that the company is "considering adding production of the Civic hatchback in North America, starting from the next-generation model, to serve our customers in the North American market".

by | February 20, 2019 | 23:03

If they fail to deposit the fine, one-month jail will be awarded, said the Supreme Court. The bench, comprising Justices R F Nariman and Vineet Saran , said the three Reliance companies did not adhere to the 120 days deadline and 60 days extra given by the apex court to pay the Rs 550 crore to Ericsson.

by | February 20, 2019 | 16:40

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was among the leaders of the movement to push Amazon out, citing, among other things, $3 billion in tax breaks offered by the state and local governments. No other metropolitan area in the United States has as many computer-related jobs as New York City , which has 225,600, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

by | February 20, 2019 | 05:07

Brent earlier climbed to its highest since November 2018 at $66.78 a barrel. Brent crude slipped 21 cents to $66.29 a barrel by 1249 GMT, not far from the 2019 high of $66.83 reached on Monday. Venezuela is a major crude supplier to US refineries. "IndianOil has finalised a term contract for import of up to 3.0 MMT (million metric tonnes) of crude oil of U.S.

by | February 20, 2019 | 04:00

What the f- did I do? "F** a href="https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/tagged/police" class="local_link" *Police report that the attendants escorted Gonzalez to the jet bridge, after which the disruptive passenger tried to reenter the aircraft and hit the attendant blocking the entrance on the side of her head".

by | February 19, 2019 | 13:12

Payless previously had filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in 2017 and at that time closed nearly 700 stores. Chain retailer Payless ShoeSource- which offers discounted footwear and accessories for kids and adults- is set to close all of its stores.

by | February 19, 2019 | 07:58

The UK is expected to decide by March or April whether the Chinese vendor will be able to roll-out 5G equipment in the country. Australia and NZ have actually banned Huawei from contributing to their 5G network, and the U.S. European officials, including a vice-president of the European Union, have expressed concern about Chinese regulations issued a year ago that require companies to co-operate with intelligence agencies.