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Manitoba Diamonds

Winnipeg – The Manitoba government says prospectors have found diamonds in the province for the first time in what could eventually translate into further…

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Oil Supply Forecast

An international group representing oil-importing countries warns the global supply of oil could fall short of demand after 2020 and push prices higher. The…

Iran Sanctions Violation

Washington – ZTE Corporation has agreed to pay more than one-billion-dollars US in criminal and civil penalties for violating US sanctions against Iran. US…

US Trade Gap

The US trade deficit climbed in October to 42.6-billion dollars – up 17.8 per cent from September. Exports slipped in October as shipments of…

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In the name of Trump

Civil rights groups are calling on US President-elect Donald Trump to speak out against hate crimes committed in his name. According to two reports…

Boeing’s tax breaks illegal: WTO

A World Trade Organization panel has ruled that Washington state offered billions in illegal tax breaks to plane maker Boeing. The panel says the…