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This Mercury-Safe Tuna Company Is On A Mission To Clean Up The Oceans

Through its fish-by-fish testing system, Safe Catch claims the lowest mercury concentration of any canned tuna company. Now, it wants to use its wealth of data to tackle the source of the contamination.<p>As Sean Wittenberg was wrapping up his undergrad degree at U.C. Davis in 2004, his mother was …

Fish

A New U.S.-China Energy Relationship May Be On The Horizon

Two important energy deals were proposed during U.S. President Trump’s trip to China, paving the way for Chinese energy investment in West Virginia and Alaska. The deals would increase dependence between the two nations and enhance collaboration in this key industry as the U.S. transitions into a …

China

Package theft hits nearly one-third of Americans. Is video surveillance the answer?

SAN FRANCISCO - The dream of online shopping is never having to brave store parking lots, long lines or empty shelves. The reality, at least some of …

Portland, OR

B.C. VIEWS: China a better partner than U.S. - Surrey Now-Leader

B.C. Forests Minister Doug Donaldson is back from his first wood industry trade mission to China and Japan, an annual journey I was fortunate to go …

China

Illinois Government's GenderHypocrisyGap

Often times, politicians talk about a “war on women” in an effort to score political points. Many of those same politicians, however, simultaneously make funding decisions about government agencies that have striking gaps between male and female wages and employment.<p>Promoting gender equality to …

Opinion

The Enders game for Bombardier

Airbus CEO Tom Enders explains his company jumping at the chance to take over the C Series project – and what future role Canada could have<p>Tom Enders fixes a piercing stare and leans forward to explain what finally made him decide to agree to take control of Bombardier Inc.'s flagging C Series …

Aerospace

Which States Would Be Hit Hardest by Withdrawing from NAFTA?

Imagine the scene: The U.S. unemployment rate is climbing. Crops in the heartland are rotting. Manufacturers are moving abroad. Consumer prices are …

Donald Trump

Before the Bell: Five things every Canadian investor needs to know

Equity Markets<p>U.S. stocks are poised for a higher opening Thursday, bouncing back from Wednesday's losses as investors focused on earnings from corporate giants including Wal-Mart, Best Buy, The Gap, Viacom, among others.<p>Shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. rose 4 per cent in premarket trading after the …

Markets

Five thing you should know before you start your work day on Nov. 16

Good morning! Editor Nicole MacAdam (@nicole_mac1) here. Canada is taking the softwood dispute to a NAFTA review, Cenovus’s new CEO has a tough task …

Canadian News

U.S. softwood lumber prices near all-time high as Canadian producers pass on duties to U.S. consumers

Softwood lumber prices in the U.S. soared to near-record highs Wednesday, as Canadian producers passed on higher export duties charged by the U.S. …

Canadian News

EU sides with Britain in Bombardier trade dispute with U.S.

The European Union is backing Britain in its trade dispute with the United States over Bombardier Inc.'s C Series airliner, saying preliminary duties of 300 per cent levied by U.S. authorities on the high-tech plane have no basis in international law.<p>The EU fired a warning shot this week, saying in …

Brexit

Podcast Ep. 1: What Alexander Hamilton Taught Us About Today's 'Trade War'

Original post<p><i>By Taras Berezowsky</i><p>Welcome to the (re)launch of the MetalMiner Podcast!<p>(We're calling it a relaunch because, well, remember this?)<p>With …

Business

China remains biggest source of international students in US: report

Students from China attend the graduation ceremony at Columbia University in the United States. [Photo: Xinhua]<p>A recent report compiled by U.S. …

Education

U.S. wilderness becomes new magnet for Chinese tourists

U.S. wilderness becomes new magnet for Chinese tourists<p>File Photo: A couple are seen at Death Valley National Park in the United States on April 21, …

News (China)

European Union backs Bombardier in trade spat with Boeing

The European Union has thrown its support behind Bombardier Inc. and the United Kingdom in the ongoing trade spat with the Boeing Company, arguing …

Canadian News

Six stories in the news for today, Nov. 15

Six stories in the news for Wednesday, Nov. 15<p>——<p><b>PRIME MINISTER</b><b>TRUDEAU SET TO UNVEIL PEACEKEEPING PLAN</b><p>Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will reveal in …

Canadian News

South Korea scores partial win in WTO ruling on U.S. steel pipe duties

GENEVA/SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea won a partial victory on Tuesday when a World Trade Organization panel ruled on its legal challenge to U.S. anti-dumping duties on steel pipe used in the oil industry, but Seoul lost most of the arguments it had made.<p>The WTO dispute panel faulted the U.S. …

China

Shopify's Growth Continues Unabated -- Despite Short-Seller Claims

The numbers tell the tale of Shopify's most recent quarter. The CEO also came out swinging against claims of impropriety.<p>It's been a tumultuous …

Investing

Canada mounts Chapter 19 NAFTA challenge on softwood lumber duties

Canada is taking its lumber fight against the United States to one of the most contentious elements of NAFTA – Chapter 19, which sets up trade panels to settle disputes.<p>The Canadian government filed its request for a panel review into the softwood lumber dispute on Tuesday, citing the appeal …

Canada

Senate Democrats want watchdog to launch probe into Wilbur Ross

"We write to request that you commence an investigation of Secretary Wilbur Ross and his chief of staff, Ms. Wendy Teramoto, to ensure that their …

Wilbur Ross

Evening Update newsletter: Softwood lumber, Duterte-Trudeau, Jeff Sessions

<b>Good evening,</b><p><b>WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW</b><p><b>Canada mounts NAFTA challenge on softwood lumber duties</b><p>Canada has struck back against the United States in the softwood lumber dispute between the two countries using NAFTA's Chapter 19 appeal process. The move comes after the U.S. Department of Commerce imposed …

Canada

A rocket scientist hacks the cybersecurity labor crisis

You don't have to be a rocket scientist to fill jobs. But it takes one to figure out how the world will fill its 3.5 million cybersecurity jobs that …

Cybersecurity

Study: More Cyber Jobs Exist Than People to Fill Them

​Demand for cybersecurity talent "significantly outstrips the supply of available workers" in every U.S. state, experts say.<p>U.S. employers posted …

Cybersecurity

Open Doors 2017 Executive Summary

<b>About Open Doors:</b> Open Doors is a comprehensive information resource on international students and scholars studying or teaching at higher education …

Education

New international students enrolled in U.S. colleges decline: report

New international students enrolled in U.S. colleges decline: report<p>Chinese graduates are pictured during the Commencement ceremony of the 262nd …

Education

Why American car brands suffer in Japan

• <b>On his tour of Asia, President Donald Trump mentioned how American automobile giants have never been able to attract consumers in Japan.</b>• <b><br>The problem, however, is not trade protectionism.</b>• <b><br>If American brands want to increase sales in Japan, they need to improve customer service.</b><p>It's something that has …

Japan

When Disruption Becomes Destructive: How Can Financial Services Companies Close the Innovation Gap?

<b>The financial services ecosystem is going through its most profound transformation since the invention of ATMs some fifty years ago. Small,</b> …

FinTech

Privacy Shield

“The Circle” is a gripping modern thriller based on a novel by Dave Eggers, and starring Emma Watson, Tom Hanks and John Boyega : when Mae (Emma …

Privacy

Bangladesh - Infrastructure Development and Engineering Services

<b>Overview</b><p>Infrastructure bottlenecks are among the largest inhibitors of economic growth in Bangladesh. The World Bank estimates that Bangladesh must …

Bangladesh

Fly Charts: Tencent's Startup Binge and Shaky Gulf Bonds - Bloomberg Gadfly

Good morning! This is Fly Charts, the daily charts-only newsletter from Gadfly; sign up here. From German lessons for GE to Macy's online woes, here …

Business