CALGARY - Canada's top export market for its multi-billion-dollar pea and lentil crops industry is in doubt after India rejected extending a long-standing exemption on pest treatments. Federal Agricu
Richard TomkinsFeb. 23 (UPI) -- India's Nova Integrated Systems, which has a technology transfer deal with Terma of Denmark, is to supply surface surveillance radar to the Indian navy.
MELVILLE, Sask. - Crop insurance premiums and coverage levels are going up in Saskatchewan. Agriculture Minister Lyle Stewart says premiums will average $8.51 an acre — up 67 cents an acre from last
In a study on mice and another study on human pancreatic cells, researchers discover that a scientifically designed fasting diet can trigger the generation of new pancreatic cells to replace dysfuncti
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Elon Musk delivered a mixed bag for Tesla Inc. shareholders, reassuring that his mass-market electric sedan will arrive on time in July while disclosing the departure of a senior executive and war
Ryan MaassFeb. 23 (UPI) -- Defense ministers from Britain and France inked a deal with MBDA Missile Systems to upgrade Storm Shadow air-launched, long-range missiles.
Richard TomkinsFeb. 23 (UPI) -- The Brazilian air force has begun flight testing the refueling capabilities of the KC-390 transport aircraft, with F-5M fighters as the recipient planes.
Foot Locker, Footaction and Champs Sports are expanding at Florida Mall to put the attention on marquee shoe brands.  All three stores are getting bigger to feature store-in-a-store concepts such as F
TORONTO - Canadians who want to offer the federal government their views on, or share their experiences about, sexual harassment or violence in the workplace have one more week to fill in an online su
Cristalex introduced on the Romanian market Ole Smoky Moonshine, a new range of spirit drinks, produced in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. In the first year, Mihai Scortea, Cristalex Marketing Manager, said th
Cristalex launched on the Romanian market Ole Smoky Moonshine, a new range of spirit drinks, produced in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. In the first year, Mihai Scortea, Cristalex Marketing Manager, said the
Manitoba small-business owners are the most optimistic in the country, according to the latest monthly survey by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB). In its latest Business Baromet
OTTAWA - Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde and child advocate Cindy Blackstock say the Liberal government must end discriminatory practices and increase funding for First Natio
OTTAWA - Canada's federal public sector watchdog says two senior executives at the Canadian Food Inspection Agency committed "gross mismanagement" in their handling of three serious harassment complai
(Reuters) - Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA plans to offer transatlantic flights on 10 new routes between the United States and Europe with tickets starting at $65 one way, putting pressure on U.S. and Eur
Fifty five people were detained Wednesday by Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The raids took place at eight Asian restaurants in Jackson, Flowood, Meridian and Pearl.        
LABRADOR CITY, N.L. - The Iron Ore Company of Canada says its Wabush 3 mine project in Labrador West is going ahead, with a planned investment of C$79 million. It says the new pit to be developed as
(Reuters) - The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average reversed course after hitting record intraday highs late Thursday morning as losses in tech stocks offset the impact of a surge in oil pric
WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says the administration is committed to getting major tax reform legislation through Congress by August. He also says President Donald Trump’
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump told about two dozen chief executives of major U.S. companies on Thursday he plans to bring many millions of jobs back to the United States.
BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — Security officers at a Pennsylvania casino have become the first to ratify a union contract under billionaire casino magnate Sheldon Adelson. The (Allentown) Morning Call (http:
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc executive and the former chief executive of mail order pharmacy Philidor Rx Services pleaded not guilty on Thursday to charges t
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Trump’s meeting with U.S. manufacturing CEOs (all times local): 2:50 p.m. A senior White House official says several U.S. manufacturing CEOs pushed for
Fantasy GMs have a lot of deals they'd like to see, but are there any NBA trade deals that truly make sense? One Vegas expert weighs in on the likelihood of deals going down.
TORONTO - Canada's largest stock market advanced modestly today as major American indexes dipped. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 14.34 points at 15,844.56 in late morning
(Reuters) - Department store operator Kohl's Corp followed larger rival Macy's Inc in reporting a better-than-expected profit for the holiday quarter, as lower inventories helped the company avoid d
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose slightly last week but the four-week average of such claims, considered a better gauge, fell to a 43-1/2-year low i
Richard TomkinsFeb. 23 (UPI) -- NIMR Automotive of the United Arab Emirates announced Thursday it is to supply the country's military with more than 1,750 armored vehicles.
Ryan MaassFeb. 23 (UPI) -- L3 Technologies was awarded a $17.3 million contract to supply 800-horsepower transmission kits to power South Korea's K21 infantry fighting vehicles.
(Reuters) - The New York Stock Exchange will conduct a trial run of Snap Inc's initial public offering on Saturday, according to a notice given last week to stock traders, in anticipation of what is e
Women made up 26 percent of the directors in the banking industry last year, tied with the retail industry and better than the average in Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index.
OTTAWA - The Supreme Court of Canada has granted Delta Air Lines leave to appeal a ruling that found a Halifax passenger rights advocate should be able to stand up for obese people even though he isn'
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are fierce rivals on the pitch, but there is no comparison on social media. Ronaldo generated $500 million for Nike last year from promoted posts versus $53.5 millio
Major U.S. indexes are mixed early Thursday after modest losses the day before. Energy companies are making the biggest gains as the price of oil jumps, and companies that pay big dividends are ri
(Reuters) - Tesla Inc's shares fell nearly 6 percent as the electric car maker's freewheeling cash burn deepened concerns that the company would need to raise more capital as it pushes ahead with the
MANILA, Philippines - Israel is currently exploring possible investment opportunities in the Philippine information technology sector, as well as ways to exp
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine motorcycle industry is targeting to grow as much as 15 percent this year as it expects to overtake Thailand’s annual sal
MANILA, Philippines - The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) missed its 2016 revenue target, collecting P1.575 trillion against a goal of P1.62 trillion.
MANILA, Philippines - The Ayala Group, the country’s oldest conglomerate, has acquired a 49 percent stake in online fashion retailer Zalora Philippines, mark
MANILA, Philippines - Ayala Corp., the country’s oldest conglomerate, is allotting P185 billion for capital expenditures this year, higher than the 13 percen
MANILA, Philippines - Japanese air-conditioning giant Daikin remains bullish on its prospects for the Philippines despite electricity rates in the country am
MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Energy said yesterday regulators would come up with a unified policy to guide power players on the way forward follow
MANILA, Philippines - The Asian Development Bank has committed to extend to the government this year a soft loan of around $100 million to finance feasibilit
MANILA, Philippines - Manufacturers in the electronics, agriculture, meat processing and steel industries importing their key raw materials are set to enjoy
MANILA, Philippines - The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) reported yesterday the country’s business confidence continued to slip for the third straight mon
MANILA, Philippines - Manila is now the most expensive site for private construction activities across major cities in Southeast Asia, the Philippine Competi
MANILA, Philippines - The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) reiterated yesterday the country’s monetary policy stance would not move in synch with the US aft
Data reliability or data integrity are often linked to allegations of data falsification or manipulation, which are cited as main reasons by US FDA for pulling up Indian companies as part of its reg
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte and Indonesian President Joko Widodo are being eyed to launch the Davao-General Santos-Bitung Shipping Route this April 30, 2016. "We are looking into having President Widodo
The Lebanese government is determined to go through with the first round of oil and gas tenders based on transparent standards, Minister of Energy and Water Cesar Abi Khalil said Thursday.
THE Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc (DCCCII) welcomed four new members from different business sectors Thursday, February 23, during the 1st Quarterly Business Encounter and 2nd Gener
SOME 700 participants are targeted to attend the three-day Davao Investment Conference (Icon) on July 20 to 22 this year at the SMX Convention Center, Davao City. The conference is spearheaded by the
OTTAWA - The federal budget watchdog says nearly $3 billion in planned government spending that had been approved by Parliament will go unspent this fiscal year. The parliamentary budget officer says
"The board has recommended the adoption of new Articles of Association of the company in conformity with the Companies Act, 2013 to the shareholders for approval," Infosys said in a BSE filing.
BERLIN – Chancellor Angela Merkel says a rapidly debunked story that a German soldier serving as part of a NATO mission in Lithuania raped a teenage girl shows the need to be vigilant about fake
The venture capital arms of Microsoft, Airbus and Qualcomm have led a $26 million investment in AirMap, a builder of drone air traffic management software.
Karnataka government today asked the striking drivers attached to cab aggregators Uber and Ola to approach the Labour Court, as their strike with charter of demands entered the second day today.
Karnataka government today asked the striking drivers attached to cab aggregators Uber and Ola to approach the Labour Court, as their strike with charter of demands entered the second day today.
State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) today said it will invest Rs 7,327 crore in developing four oil and gas projects, including the Ratna field which it had got back from Essar Oil.
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