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Google will invest $10bn £7.93bn in India in the next five to seven years, the chief executive of its parent company Alphabet Inc has announced. Sundar Pichai spoke at the...
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Fast fashion firm Quiz says it has suspended a supplier after claims that a factory in Leicester offered a worker just £3 an hour to make its clothes. It follows that...
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The government is expected to say that no new 5G equipment from the Chinese firm can be installed after 2021, and that all its existing 5G kit must be removed...
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Bartlett and her husband have been going to St. Lucia for a dozen years now, living in a neighbourhood where they are the “token Canadians, ” welcomed warmly by their neighbours....
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White House adviser Peter Navarro said he expects President Donald Trump to take “strong action” against Chinese owned social media apps TikTok and WeChat for engaging in “information warfare” against the...
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It’s called sticker shock That moment of honesty and dismay when the final bill arrives. We’re not even close to that moment when it comes to Ottawa’s COVID 19 spending, but...
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Canadian investors are increasingly embracing the shift away from more expensive mutual funds and into lower cost exchange traded funds ETFs . According to a report from the Investment Funds Institute of Canada,...
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Yes, we are all in this together, and we need to be kind and lenient with each other, but it is not greedy to ask for your money if someone...
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If the public opinion surveys are right, the majority of Canadians would prefer to see Joe Biden defeat Donald Trump in the November U.S. elections. And if the pollsters in...
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Potential changes to travel insurance and passport rules for UK holidaymakers after Brexit are being highlighted in a series of adverts starting this week. The government s UK s new...
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Beauty salons, spas, tattoo parlours and nail bars are welcoming back their first clients for almost four months, as lockdown restrictions ease further in England. But some treatments, such as...
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Pubs, bars, restaurants and cafes in Wales are allowed to start serving customers outdoors on Monday but only half are predicted to open. Major pub chains including Wetherspoons and...
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MPs are calling on the government to step in and help more than 170, 000 mortgage prisoners who are trapped on high interest rates. Thousands of frontline workers, including nurses and...
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Brent crude, which is the global benchmark for oil, is down around 30 this year, while US traded West Texas Intermediate WTI fell below zero at one point in April. Expectations...
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NEW WESTMINSTER Despite the easing of COVID 19 restrictions that have allowed diners back at B.C. restaurants, many people remain out of work in the food service industry,...
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Primark said it will not take advantage of a £30m handout from the government, potentially putting pressure on other major firms not to take taxpayer money. Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced...
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No brand in Canada has more than 41 per cent recognition among current cannabis users, with most languishing between one per cent and 15 per cent, according to a survey...
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Forget about technology stocks for a moment. Investors on the hunt for havens have found value in gold and the shares of companies that mine it, as a wall of...
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BEIRUT—Former Nissan Motor Co. chairman Carlos Ghosn says he is assisting those who helped him flee from Japan to Lebanon last year but refuses to provide details about the escape,...
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Senior minister Michael Gove has said he does not think face coverings should be compulsory in shops in England, saying he trusts people s common sense. Speaking to the BBC...