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What's at stake in Trump's push to rewrite NAFTA

By sending a formal letter to Congress, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer begins a 90-day consultation period with Congress, U.S. industries and the American public. "There was a moment where the probability, or the perception that NAFTA would end, was very strong", Garcia said in an interview in Mexico City. Political pressures in 2018 - a presidential election in Mexico and congressional elections in the United States - could make it harder to seal an agreement next year.



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May called 'lunch snatcher' over plans to scrap free school meals

May called 'lunch snatcher' over plans to scrap free school meals

The Conservatives have announced plans to scrap universal infant free school meals in favour of free breakfasts for all primary school pupils, and say they will pump £4 billion into schools to provide a "funding floor" for schools in the new funding formula.


Trump visit draws country singer Toby Keith to Saudi Arabia

Trump visit draws country singer Toby Keith to Saudi Arabia

American country music star Toby Keith will perform in Riyadh on Saturday in a rare concert in the ultra-conservative kingdom, which coincides with US President Donald Trump's visit. According to Arab news reports, Jubeir says that "differences" arose with the former USA administration over several issues, and that Riyadh "will work with our allies, particularly [the] U.S., to see that Iran is made to act like a normal country".


Singapore Airlines records net loss of 99 mln Dollars in January-March

Singapore Airlines records net loss of 99 mln Dollars in January-March

The main airline reported an operating loss of S$41 million, while total revenue fell 2.7 per cent, fuelled by the passenger yield erosion, it said in the statement. Singapore Airlines Ltd, first in the world to put a double bed, mattress and duvet on a commercial plane, posted a surprise loss at its marquee brand for the first time in three years.


Uber launches trucking service in US

Uber launches trucking service in US

In an interview with LM, Uber's Berdinis said that the company has been testing its freight platform over the last several months. The company also promises to eliminate payment headaches, by paying "within a few days, fee free" rather than the usual billing cycles that can be 30 days or more.