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  • MEXICO CITY, Nov 21- The United States, Mexico and Canada failed to resolve any major differences in a fifth round of talks to rework the NAFTA trade deal, drawing a swift complaint from the Trump administration on Tuesday that the lack of progress could doom the process. Much friction centered on Mexican and Canadian rejection of a U.S. proposal to raise the...

  • MEXICO CITY— The United States' trade representative has expressed concerns on a lack of progress in the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement at the conclusion of the fifth round of talks in Mexico City. Robert Lighthizer did not attend this round of talks but said in a statement Tuesday that he saw no evidence Canada or Mexico are willing to...

  • MEXICO CITY, Nov 21- The United States, Mexico and Canada failed to resolve any major differences in a fifth round of talks to rework the NAFTA trade deal, drawing a swift complaint from the Trump administration on Tuesday that the lack of progress could doom the process. Mexico and Canada have rejected a U.S. proposal to raise the minimum threshold for autos to 85...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 21- South Dakota regulators said on Tuesday they could revoke TransCanada Corp's permit to operate the Keystone crude oil pipeline in the state if an initial probe into last week's spill finds the company violated its license. Last week the Keystone system linking Alberta's oil sands with U.S. refineries spilled 5,000 barrels in rural...

  • Nov 21- Uber Technologies Inc failed to disclose a massive breach last year that exposed the data of some 57 million users of the ride-sharing service, the company's new chief executive officer said on Tuesday. Discovery of the company's handling of the incident led to the departure of two employees who led Uber's response to the incident, said Dara...

  • Nov 21- Uber Technologies Inc failed to disclose a massive breach last year that exposed the data of some 57 million users of the ride-sharing service, the company's new chief executive officer said on Tuesday. Discovery of the company's handling of the incident led to the departure of two employees who led Uber's response to the incident, said Dara...

  • Nov 21- Uber Technologies Inc failed to disclose a massive breach last year that exposed the date of some 57 million users of the ride-sharing service, the company's new chief executive officer said on Tuesday. Discovery of the company's handling of the incident led to the departure of two employees who led Uber's response to the incident, said Dara...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 21- South Dakota regulators said on Tuesday they could revoke TransCanada Corp's permit to operate the Keystone crude oil pipeline in the state if an initial probe into last week's spill finds the company violated its license. TransCanada said last week the Keystone system linking Alberta's oil fields with U.S. refineries spilled 5,000...

  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba _ Medicure Inc. on Tuesday reported a third-quarter loss of $3.4 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The Winnipeg, Manitoba- based company said it had a loss of 23 cents per share. Medicure shares have declined 18 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • OTTAWA, Nov 21- The Canadian government proposed on Tuesday mandatory health warnings and child-proof packaging as well as a licensing regime for all cannabis products in legislation ahead of the July 2018 legalization of recreational marijuana. The proposals, which will be open for public consultation for 60 days, include restrictions on packaging to...

  • TORONTO, Nov 21- The Canadian province of Quebec projected a C $2.2 billion budget surplus for the fiscal year ending next March and unveiled new tax cuts on Tuesday as it gears up for an election next October. Quebec, Canada's second most populous province, also projected that it had a C $4.4 billion surplus in the fiscal year ended March 31, thanks to lowered...

  • OTTAWA, Nov 21- The Canadian government proposed on Tuesday mandatory health warnings and child-proof packaging as well as a licensing regime for all cannabis products in legislation ahead of the July 2018 legalization of recreational marijuana. The proposals, which will be open for public consultation for 60 days, include restrictions on packaging to...

  • TORONTO, Nov 21- The Canadian province of Quebec projected a C $2.2 billion budget surplus for the fiscal year ending next March and unveiled new tax cuts in its fiscal update on Tuesday. Quebec, Canada's second most populous province, posted a C $4.4 billion surplus in the previous fiscal year, thanks to lowered spending and an increase in tax revenues.

  • QUEBEC GOVT ESTIMATES 2017-2018 SURPLUS OF C $2.2 BLN, VS 2016-17 SURPLUS OF C $4.4 BLN.

  • MEXICO CITY, Nov 21- The United States, Mexico and Canada were wrapping up a fifth round of talks to update NAFTA on Tuesday with major differences yet to be resolved, casting doubt on whether a deal could be reached by the end of March 2018 as planned. Canada and Mexico object to a series of contentious demands the United States unveiled during the fourth round last...

  • Nov 21- U.S. prosecutors have charged an Iranian national with hacking into cable TV network HBO and stealing episodes and plot summaries for unaired programs including "Game of Thrones," then threatening to release the data unless he was paid $6 million. Attorney Joon Kim said at a news conference that Mesri was in Iran. "He will never be able to travel outside of...

  • VANCOUVER, Nov 21- Nevsun Resources Ltd lost its bid to have a Canadian court throw out a lawsuit by Eritreans workers who say they were forced to work at its mine in East Africa, according to an appeals court judgment released on Tuesday. Nevsun had appealed the ruling, arguing the case should be dismissed and that any lawsuit should be heard in Eritrea, not Canada.

  • Nov 21- U.S. prosecutors have charged an Iranian national with hacking into cable TV network HBO and stealing episodes and plot summaries for unaired programs including "Game of Thrones," then threatening to release the data unless he was paid $6 million. A spokesman with the U.S. Attorney's Office said Mesri has not been arrested, and declined to comment on the...

  • Nov 21- U.S. prosecutors have charged an Iranian-based hacker with penetrating the network of cable TV provider HBO and stealing episodes and plot summaries for unaired programs including "Game of Thrones," then threatening to release the data unless he was paid $6 million. The cyber attack surfaced over the summer as HBO was running a new season of "Game of...

  • TORONTO _ George Weston Ltd. on Tuesday reported third-quarter earnings of $346.3 million. The Toronto- based company said it had profit of $2.59 per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.