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China weakens yuan to eight-year low

For president-elect Donald Trump, who has long accused China of weakening its currency to boost exports, this looks like a vindication of his views. "With little intervention on offer from the PBOC, and USA dollar sentiment looking higher, dealers are nervously testing the upper levels on onshore and offshore yuan".


Canadian Real Estate Association says home sales hit record last month

Canadian Real Estate Association says home sales hit record last month

Residential unit sales climbed by 15 per cent to 101,069 units, while the average MLS residential price was up 10.8 per cent to $696,992. The Canadian Real Estate Association released statistics on Tuesday announcing that national home sales were on the rise in October.



Barack Obama and Donald Trump Meet at the White House

President-elect, that we now are going to want to do everything we can to help you succeed - because if you succeed, then the country succeeds. Obama said he was "encouraged" by Trump's willingness to work with his team during the transition of power, and the Republican called the president a "very good man".


Past Quarters Earnings Report for AECOM (NYSE:ACM)

Past Quarters Earnings Report for AECOM (NYSE:ACM)

AECOM (NYSE:ACM) is due to report its Earnings on Today. The company most recent volume stood at 9.29 million shares as compared to average volume of 1.4 million shares. The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$37.97 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$34.67. ACM has recorded a 50-day average of $28.45 and a two hundred day average of $31.35.


Education Board Will Take Other Bids For Ethnic Studies Textbooks

Education Board Will Take Other Bids For Ethnic Studies Textbooks

Cynthia Dunbar , a former Republican member of the state board and publisher of the textbook, said Tuesday the textbook exceeds state requirements to meet the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills standards and suggested that the board could invite a lawsuit if they rejected it.



Commissioning of $1.2 Billion in Solar Energy Projects

The centers have a combined generating capacity of 485MW, which will be sufficient to supply power over 181,000 homes. The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) recently came out against the final rule issued by the U.S. Thus, given Trump has: (a) tapped Myron Ebell, a climate change skeptic, to head his EPA transition team, (b) said he wants to scrap the Clean Power Plan, which he can through executive order (link), (c) announced plans to repeal all federal spending on clean energy, ...