Western Canadian Select for January traded as much as $19.75 (U.S.) a barrel below USA crude futures early Monday, a $9.25 leap from Friday, before slipping back to a $23 discount. He said Notley's decision was courageous given the lack of consensus among industry players over whether the province should intervene. While the government isn't helping with the rail vehicle purchase and had no new funds for oil and gas in its fall fiscal update, Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet Sohi did ...
Before Shen heads to Mexico, Xi will meet with Trump at the G20 summit in Buenos Aires as their trade war shows no signs of abating. In return, President Xi Jinping agreed to purchase a "very substantial" amount of agriculture, energy and industrial products from the USA to lessen the trade imbalance, although the exact amount has not yet been decided .
Wanzhou Meng , who also goes by Sabrina Meng, was arrested in Vancouver on Saturday, Dec. 1, Department of Justice Canada spokesperson Ian McLeod told Global News . If Meng has been arrested for violating these restrictions, then this would mark the start of another significant technology export regulation case for the US.
After one such meeting between President Trump and President Xi, it was reported that China is now open to approving the previously unapproved Qualcomm-NXP deal if it is to be presented again. Xilinx is now vying to acquire Israeli chip maker Mellanox Technologies after it chose to run an auction to sell itself, according to people familiar with the matter.
China is supposed to start buying Agricultural product and more immediately. "President Xi and I want this deal to happen, and it probably will", Trump wrote . White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said the US and China are "pretty close" to reaching agreement on intellectual property theft. That includes more purchases of US farm products, which Trump - seemingly trying to remind Xi - has said will begin "immediately".
President Trump said he will shortly terminate NAFTA, a move that will force House Democrats to approve a new trade deal signed with Mexico and Canada or be left without any agreement. "The deal eliminates Canada's unfair Class 6 and Class 7 milk pricing schemes, opens additional access to USA dairy into Canada, and imposes new disciplines on Canada's supply management system", Perdue said.
US President Donald Trump (R) and China's President Xi Jinping (L) along with members of their delegations, hold a dinner meeting at the end of the G20 Leaders' Summit in Buenos Aires on December 1 2018. The two presidents agreed that the two countries "can and should" ensure success of China-U.S. relations and that coordination, cooperation and stability should be the features of the bilateral relations, said the Chinese official.
With daily oil production of around 600,000 to 700,000 barrels and a larger natural liquefied gas profile, Qatar has chose to exit the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) in 2019, to leverage on growing its LNG portfolio.
But signs of a slowdown overseas and almost two months of market volatility - including another sharp selloff last week - have clouded an otherwise mostly rosy US picture in which the economy is growing well above potential and unemployment is the lowest since the 1960s.
But Human Rights Watch accuses him of responsibility and also of war crimes in Yemen, and on Wednesday, Argentine legal authorities took initial action to consider a request to prosecute him for alleged crimes against humanity, a move apparently aimed at embarrassing him as he attends the summit.
US Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell . Eventually, the FOMC determined that a December interest rate hike was appropriate. "The markets really got a head fake in October, (but on Wednesday) he strongly walked back those expectations", said Scott Anderson, chief economist at Bank of the West.
After prices began to slide in late 2014, more than 160,000 oil workers lost their jobs. The price of Brent has slumped by more than 30 percent from a four-year high above $86 in early October, pressured by concerns that supply will exceed demand in 2019 as economic growth slows.
Lighthizer said, "At the president's direction, I will examine all available tools to equalize the tariffs applied to automobile". "I'm glad the President said the right things [Wednesday night], but now he needs to follow it up with action".
The bank is being investigated on money-laundering suspicions raised by a 2016 data leak. German authorities suspect that Deutsche Bank employees helped clients set up offshore companies in tax havens to launder hundreds of millions of euros.
About 20 minutes are reserved for in-person talks between the two presidents. The stakes are high for the world's two biggest economies. At best, analysts say, there will be a temporary truce at the G20 to give both Trump and Xi something to crow about.
The US Army, on the other hand, reckons the tech could turn its grunts into bona fide badass killers, noting the HoloLens could " increase lethality by enhancing the ability to detect, decide and engage before the enemy ". Microsoft recently said, however, that the company would not stop selling software to the United States military. At that point this new version of HoloLens should also be ready for "full-scale production".
Ford added: "To say we're disappointed is an understatement". Most importantly, we have a hard-working and educated workforce that is envy of the world. The raft of changes announced on Monday will not impact GM's new fullsize trucks and SUVs, which are "doing very well in the marketplace", Barra told reporters.
My FOMC colleagues and I, as well as many private-sector economists, are forecasting continued solid growth, low unemployment, and inflation near 2 percent. I'm not going to say it's so much Trump ー that Trump has been sending mean tweets about Chairman Powell. "Global central bank tightening (of rates) was probably the biggest risk that equity investors faced over the next four quarters, so having the Fed chairman come out and suggest they're nearly done is welcome news".
If the two sides fail to reach a deal, Trump said he will also impose tariffs of either 10 percent or 25 percent on the remaining $267 billion in annual USA trade with China. While Kudlow said that Trump was the one who reached out to Xi for a meeting at the G-20, he sees the United States as negotiating from a position of strength relative to China, whose economic growth has slowed substantially over the past several years.
In late afternoon trade, Apple has taken back the top spot, with shares up 0.5 per cent. Microsoft is 2.9 per cent higher as tech shares gave Wall Street a big boost. Apple shares have fallen more than 20 percent since the company reported earnings on November 1. Since then, Microsoft has moved away from Windows software as an engine of revenue growth in favor of enterprise software, particularly cloud services like Azure .
Her plan will face opposition from both eurosceptics and europhiles within her party's 314 lawmakers and around 313 lawmakers from opposition parties. "This deal delivers what people voted for and it is in the national interest", U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May said. The majority of lawmakers appear unconvinced.
Trump "feels that, by saying that we don't know or that the world is a unsafe place or everybody does it, he thinks it makes him look strong", adds Schiff. "However, human rights ― we also are a very strong nation when it comes to human rights, when it comes to the rule of law, and if there are indicators that the prince was involved in this murder than we need absolutely consider further action".
As CryptoGlobe reported recently , Cory Johnson, Bloomberg's editor-at-large and the chief market strategist at Ripple Labs, claims that XRP , a digital currency developed by Ripple (the company), is now being used more than bitcoin ( BTC ), the flagship cryptocurrency .
Ontario Premier Doug Ford said it was a "difficult day" for the Oshawa plant workers, Ontario auto part suppliers and their families. In 2012, traditional passenger cars comprised over 50% of vehicle sales in the US, but during the first nine months of 2018, that number decreased to 31%.
Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana released the video on Facebook , apologising for the ad which resulted in the cancellation of the brand's show in China on Wednesday. Celebrities including "Memoirs of a Geisha" movie star Zhang Ziyi criticized the brand, while singer Wang Junkai said he had terminated an agreement to be the brand's ambassador.