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Brexit case sees starkly different views of UK constitution

Brexit case sees starkly different views of UK constitution

Lord Pannick told a panel of 11 Supreme Court justices on Tuesday that the case brought by Gina Miller was that "the prerogative power to enter into and terminate treaties does not allow ministers to nullify statutory rights and duties". Lawyers from Scotland and Northern Ireland argued Wednesday that their legislatures also must give consent before the government can act, creating another potential obstacle.


China's FX reserves tumble to their lowest level since 2011

China's FX reserves tumble to their lowest level since 2011

The yuan dropped from about 6.8 to the dollar to about 7.5 - pushing China's currency to the cheapest level since the 2008-09 financial crisis. With 220 billion yuan worth of reverse repos maturing Wednesday, the central bank effectively withdrew 150 billion yuan from the market.


Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) Valuation According To Analysts

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) Valuation According To Analysts

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Volkswagen Launches Ride-Sharing Company To Take On Uber, Lyft

Volkswagen Launches Ride-Sharing Company To Take On Uber, Lyft

The brand is based in Berlin with just 50 employees, though that figure will rise to 200 by the end of 2017. Harms added that VW will invest several hundred million euros in Moia over the next couple of years, and that it is hoped the brand will generate a couple of billion euros of revenues in two to four years.


National Day of Remembrance

National Day of Remembrance

A vigil is held at the University of Windsor Memorial of Hope to mark the anniversary of the Ecole Polytechnique massacre and remember women who have fallen victim to violence. "We have a fairly awful epidemic of indigenous women being taken and murdered and that's a daily occurrence for a lot of families", Arnott said. Francoise Ruperthouse, a Pikogan band councillor from the Abitibi regionin northwestern Quebec, told the Montreal crowd an inquiry is necessary.


UK steel jobs safe after multinational commits to plants

UK steel jobs safe after multinational commits to plants

British steel workers' unions began crucial talks with Indian giant Tata Steel today to secure the future of the UK's biggest steel plant. Prof Calvin Jones, an economist at Cardiff Business School, said that beyond the next five or 10 years, politicians should be looking to a "plan B" for steel towns like Port Talbot for a future beyond the industry.