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Food and Farm-Milk Dispute story

The Montreal Economic Institute recommends limiting protectionism in both industries to help consumers, spur economic productivity, and ultimately create more successful businesses in both countries. "It can be done over time, certainly in terms of compensation", she said. Trump is more likely to use his promised renegotiation of the North American Free Trade (NAFTA) to bring about change on dairy, said John Weekes, a former Canadian ambassador to the WTO and now an adviser at law firm Bennett ...


Russian Federation to Demand Explanations From UK on Samples Examination From Syria's Idlib

Russian Federation to Demand Explanations From UK on Samples Examination From Syria's Idlib

However, Johnson has faced criticism for not persuading G7 countries to agree to sanctions against Russian Federation for its ties with Assad. But he said the chemical assault had changed the West's stance on Syria. "Let us face the truth: Assad has been clinging on". The consensus had been that it would be more sensible to concentrate on the fight against the Islamic State group and to accept reluctantly that removing Assad, "though ultimately essential - should await a drawn out ...



Donald Trump pushes for 'buy American, hire American'

The White House said the program is now undercutting American workers by bringing in cheaper labor and that some tech companies are using it to hire large numbers of workers and drive down wages. About 70 dairy producers in both USA states are affected. Trump's revised version suspended the US refugee program for 120 days and halted for 90 days the issuance of new visas to people from the six countries.


Bribery charges for ousted S Korea president, company chairman

Bribery charges for ousted S Korea president, company chairman

The criminal trial of Park is expected to begin after the May 9 presidential election and the first court ruling may come out by mid-October at the latest. On March 30, Park was arrested after the Seoul Central District Court issued a warrant for her arrest over corruption accusations, involving 13 different cases of bribery, coercion and abuse of power.


Macron favorite in French election, Le Monde poll says

Macron favorite in French election, Le Monde poll says

I come from a region that is full of graveyards". It was the first time ever that all 11 French presidential candidates have appeared together in a live debate. Despite polls showing a lead for Emanuel Macron, Marine Le Pen's chances may be better than many think. She insisted she would not do that immediately if elected, but first hold negotiations and a referendum.



Weather: Cyclone Cook hits New Zealand

Cyclone Cook on Monday dumped heavy rain on New Caledonia, where four people were hurt when a tree fell on their vehicle and power supplies were disrupted. Winds could reach 150km/h, according to the MetService . Earlier in the day, the city prepared for the worst with gridlock on Auckland motorways as people sought to head off for Easter for the before the storm hit, while others were packing supermarkets buying up supplies.