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Business BC takes further action to protect BC wine industry
Author: 0 BC takes further action to protect BC wine industry

On Feb. 16, she gave B.C. one week, and said it could expect more retaliatory measures. "A province can not dictate what goes in a pipeline". "They need to acknowledge that, recognize it and ensure that this pipeline moves forward". "We've lost out on billions of dollars". The latest salvo is part of an increasingly bitter political tussle over the expansion of bitumen shipments through the Trans Mountain pipeline and the potential environmental consequences.

Business BC budget will benefit working people
Author: 0 BC budget will benefit working people

A business with a payroll exceeding $1.5 million would pay $29,250 plus 1.95%. Addressing criticisms heard in Richmond, Delta and throughout the Capital Regional District, the province said it would look to review tax policies for homes built on ALR land to ensure the land is used for farming first.

Author: 0 The Investors Sell Shares of Bank of America (BAC) on Strength (BAC)

The institutional investor held 106,750 shares of the major banks company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.71 million, up from 74,500 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Vetr downgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Tuesday, August 11 report. The stock of The Southern Company (NYSE:SO) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, December 8 by Mizuho.

Business Girl Scouts take part in National Cookie Weekend
Author: 0 Girl Scouts take part in National Cookie Weekend

According to the Girl Scout Cookie Program, selling cookies helps the girls learn entrepreneurial skills for future success , while raising money for their program. Cookies will also be donated to military services. When you click on a pin point, it will show you the address and the dates when Girl Scout cookies will be available.

Author: 0 EnLink Midstream, LLC (NASDAQ:ENLC) To Release Earnings

The stock increased 0.29% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $63.05. About 1.10 million shares traded or 48.62% up from the average. Analysts await EnLink Midstream, LLC (NASDAQ:ENLC) to report earnings on Feb, 20 for the fiscal quarter ending Dec 2017.

Business Singapore Plans To Raise Goods & Services Tax
Author: 0 Singapore Plans To Raise Goods & Services Tax

Singapore will implement a new GST (Goods and Services Tax) on imported services, including video and music streaming services, purchased from overseas suppliers that do not have local establishments. The new rate will apply to the portion of residential property value in excess of 1 million Singapore dollars ($763,000). The minister said that the tax rate will be reviewed by 2023, with the intention of increasing it to between S$10 and S$15 per tonne by 2030.

Author: 0 Goodyear Tire & Rubber (NASDAQ:GT) Upgraded by BidaskClub to "Buy"

Goodyear Tire & Rubber ( NASDAQ:GT ) traded down $0.30 during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $29.66. About 2.26 million shares traded or 81.92% up from the average. Prudential Finance Incorporated holds 0.01% or 43,109 shares. Atlanta Cap L L C holds 457,312 shares. Pier Capital Llc, which manages about $576.61M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Foundation Medicine Inc (NASDAQ:FMI) by 13,539 shares to 140,562 shares, valued at $5.65 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

Business SpaceX Gets Nod For Satellite Broadband Network
Author: 0 SpaceX Gets Nod For Satellite Broadband Network

The approvals are the first of their kind, the FCC said, for "a new generation of large, non-geostationary satellite orbit, fixed-satellite service systems". Some of SpaceX's internal financial documents obtained by the Wall Street Journal previous year show the company has high expectations for this satellite network.

Author: 0 Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) Earning Positive Press Coverage, Accern Reports

The institutional investor held 296,100 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $35.04M, up from 288,500 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The stock has "Hold" rating by Piper Jaffray on Monday, October 23. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of DLR in report on Tuesday, September 26 with "Buy" rating.

Business Tesla cryptojacked for cryptocoins, but no worries
Author: 0 Tesla cryptojacked for cryptocoins, but no worries

A cloud environment owned and operated by Tesla was breached back hackers who used the company's compromised machines and computer resources to mine for cryptocurrency , according to security researchers . The hackers had most likely configured the mining software to keep the usage low to evade detection. While many of these mining attempts rely on a public mining pool, the perpetrators here installed mining pool software an d pointed a script to reach an "unlisted" destination.

Business Schumer: Trump must act to crack down on aluminum, steel imports
Author: 0 Schumer: Trump must act to crack down on aluminum, steel imports

It was widely argued that Trump would engage in a trade war once he came to power. Seifsa raised its concerns a year ago about the initial investigations and commented that it was just the tip of the iceberg, with the possibility of antidumping duties being extended to other domestic steel products.

Business Saudi Oil Exports Rise Slightly in December
Author: 0 Saudi Oil Exports Rise Slightly in December

U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude for March delivery was up 73 cents, or 1.2 percent, at $62.41 a barrel by 0600 GMT, after earlier touching its highest since February 7. In addition, the number of installations for drilling oil wells in the US last week increased by 7 pieces to 798 - the highest value since April 2015, the data of the oil service company Baker Hughes showed on February 16.

Business World's tallest wooden skyscraper to soar 350 meters above Tokyo
Author: 0 World's tallest wooden skyscraper to soar 350 meters above Tokyo

A Japanese company is set to build a skyscraper made of 90% wood in Tokyo , which will make it the world's tallest wooden skyscraper upon completion. In addition to having a more natural look, the building will also use wood, enabling it to withstand fire for three hours, which together with the greenery, will prevent it from easily burning down.

Business Porsche NEVER wanted to offer DIESEL engines - and now it doesn't
Author: 0 Porsche NEVER wanted to offer DIESEL engines - and now it doesn't

Diesel-powered models of the Cayenne SUV and Panamera saloon had already been discontinued as part of their last model-year updates. In an official statement, Porsche said that the Macan S Diesel , has been "taken out of the production programme" as buyer demand moves towards petrol and hybrid versions.

Business The Home Depot's shares rise on good results
Author: 0 The Home Depot's shares rise on good results

The stock increased 0.40% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $69.94. Axa increased Cdn Imperial Bk Comm Toronto (NYSE:CM) stake by 105,369 shares to 569,651 valued at $49.86M in 2017Q3. Financial Services invested in 1,143 shares or 0.03% of the stock . Capital Mngmt stated it has 0.21% in The Home Depot, Inc . Monroe Bank And Tru Mi has invested 0.08% in The Home Depot, Inc .

Business Don't fall for this tax scam
Author: 0 Don't fall for this tax scam

The IRS , tax preparers and tax software providers will not have additional information on refund dates, so " Where's My Refund? " remains the best way to check the status of a refund. According to the IRS, the number of victims of this scam jumped from a few hundred to thousands, and it's possible that more taxpayers could fall prey to it.

Business The NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) Receives
Author: 0 The NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) Receives "Hold" Rating from Jefferies Group

The hedge fund run by Tom Sandell held 397,140 shares of the semiconductors company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $44.91M, up from 264,640 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The rating was maintained by Mizuho with "Hold" on Thursday, August 3. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, January 18 by Deutsche Bank. UBS maintained Cisco Systems, Inc.