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Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI) Position Raised by IFM Investors Pty Ltd Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI) Position Raised by IFM Investors Pty Ltd
- June 09, 2018

Hsbc Public Ltd Com holds 1.92M shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Kornitzer Mngmt Incorporated Ks has invested 0.25% in Kinder Morgan, Inc . (NYSE: KMI ). More notable recent Kinder Morgan, Inc . Wealthstreet Investment Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of Kinder Morgan by 6.3% during the first quarter. (more...)
Ikea plans to ban single-use plastic products by 2020 Ikea plans to ban single-use plastic products by 2020
- June 09, 2018

The new move will apply to all stores globally, and has been sparked by the announcement of the European Union's proposal to ban single-use plastic products such as cotton buds, drink stirrers, cutlery, balloon sticks and plastic straws. "We are determined to play our part and take responsibility in the areas where we can make a difference". Ikea's commitment on plastic comes after Iceland, the grocery chain, said it would ditch plastic packaging on its own brand products by 2023. (more...)
China offers to buy $70 billion of US goods China offers to buy $70 billion of US goods
- June 09, 2018

The two countries had "deep and detailed" talks on agricultural and energy products last week, while those details are subject to confirmation, Gao Feng, a spokesman for the Ministry of Commerce, said at a regular briefing Thursday in Beijing. (more...)
Roche Bros. workers in Westborough find 1-in-30 million orange lobster Roche Bros. workers in Westborough find 1-in-30 million orange lobster
- June 09, 2018

It had been shipped from Cape Breton Island in Nova Scotia a few days prior, he said. According to a statement from the New England Aquarium , the lobster is most likely between 7 and 9 years old, and he is lucky to have reached that age given his bright coloration, which would make him stick out to predators in the briny, dark depths of the North Atlantic. (more...)
KFC To Test Vegetarian Fried Chicken Option In U.K. KFC To Test Vegetarian Fried Chicken Option In U.K.
- June 09, 2018

A bucket of KFC Extra Crispy fried chicken is displayed. The fast food joint is hoping to trial the veggie options this year, with plans make them a permanent fixture on menus across United Kingdom stores in 2019, reports Foodbeast . In April, White Castle introduced a plant-based version of its cheese slider in its stores in New York, New Jersey and Chicago. Restaurant consultant Aaron Allen told USA Today more restaurant companies would release vegetarian options. (more...)
Japanese government forces Airbnb to cancel thousands of bookings Japanese government forces Airbnb to cancel thousands of bookings
- June 09, 2018

According to Japanese newspaper Nikkei, the number of listings in the country has fallen to an estimated 13,800. "There will undoubtedly be a period of adjustment, but ultimately, clear rules and regulations for home sharing will make our community in Japan bigger and stronger". (more...)
Buckling floor near Brisbane Coles store causes shopping centre evacuation Buckling floor near Brisbane Coles store causes shopping centre evacuation
- June 09, 2018

Some shoppers called emergency services to report "loud banging" and tiles lifting. QFES said there were firefighters on the scene and police were assisting with the situation. (more...)
More than 2 million jobseekers potentially exposed in global PageUp data breach More than 2 million jobseekers potentially exposed in global PageUp data breach
- June 09, 2018

Medibank suspended its careers webpage after being notified of the PageUp data breach and was "working with PageUp to determine whether the data of its applicants has been compromised". A Wesfarmers spokesperson said the company was not now aware of "any inappropriate activity relating to anyone's data" as a result of the breach. We recommend that anyone who has used our online recruitment system to check that there has been no unusual activity concerning their personal information. (more...)
Porsche Mission E to be called Porsche Taycan Porsche Mission E to be called Porsche Taycan
- June 09, 2018

It's worth noting that the Taycan name only applies to the Mission E sedan and not its Cross Turismo SUV-ish variant. The company also marked the occasion by revealing a 911 Speedster Concept, an open-top version of its iconic sports auto. (more...)
Verizon names tech chief CEO, prioritizes 5G network over content Verizon names tech chief CEO, prioritizes 5G network over content
- June 09, 2018

Lowell McAdam will retire as Verizon's CEO effective August 1, when Vestberg takes the reins. Verizon said John Stratton , 57, will retire from Verizon by the end of 2018. He will stay on as executive chairman through the end of the year. The board's selection of the newcomer, who has been responsible for overseeing the deployment of next-generation 5G mobile services, signals the significance the company places on an emerging technology that will deliver faster internet connections and ... (more...)
Your coffee will help send a kid to camp
- June 09, 2018

Tim Hortons on Bernard Avenue in Kelowna saw a steady line all morning long, for Camp Day. The THCF operates seven signature camps across Canada and the United States, and welcome over 20,000 youth from low-income homes each year. Funds raised in Kamloops today will benefit local kids. "Over the last 25 years, our communities have come together to raise over $175 million, providing thousands of young Canadians with a life-changing camp experience". (more...)
Weinstein pleads Weinstein pleads "not guilty"
- June 09, 2018

How do you plead: "guilty or not guilty?" About it writes on Wednesday, June 6, website news service CNN, citing defendant's lawyers - Benjamin Brafman and Justin Henry. The allegations sparked a wave of "national reckoning" against sexual harassment and assault in the United States, known as the Weinstein effect. "He enjoys the presumption of innocence and vigorously denies these charges". (more...)
Trump ramps up Twitter criticism of Canada ahead of G7 getting underway
- June 09, 2018

A former US official during the Obama Administration said the effort to eject Russian Federation was "a decision that President Obama helped drive and that was hammered out on the margins of the Nuclear Security Summit". Summits of the Group of Seven powers are often marred by anti-globalist demonstrations in the streets of the host city. "Look, all of these countries have been taking advantage of the United States on trade", Trump told reporters as he left the White House, repeating his ... (more...)
Honda, GM join forces on next-gen EV batteries Honda, GM join forces on next-gen EV batteries
- June 09, 2018

According to the agreement, the companies will collaborate on GM's next-generation battery system and Honda will source battery modules from the company. "GM's decades of electrification experience and strategic EV investments, alongside Honda's commitment to advancing mobility, will result in better solutions for our customers and progress on our zero emissions vision". (more...)
Canada closer to legalising marijuana after senate vote in favour
- June 09, 2018

Individuals would also have the right to grow up to four cannabis plants at home. Despite the resolute opposition of the 32 Conservative senators, and trepidation among some independent senators, Bill C-45 now moves back to the House of Commons. (more...)
MI voters to decide on legalizing recreational pot MI voters to decide on legalizing recreational pot
- June 08, 2018

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government could launch legal sales as soon as 12 weeks from now with the legislation expected to pass through the Canadian Senate without a problem. "But our research shows that the right combination of quality, price and security can handle it". The proposal calls for legalizing possession and sale of up to 2.5 ounces of marijuana for recreational use. (more...)
Poundworld closing: UK High Street giant set for administration Poundworld closing: UK High Street giant set for administration
- June 08, 2018

Deloitte has confirmed that a sale via a pre-pack administration could be an option for the company, but this approach would put at risk the jobs of all 5,500 staff members now working for Poundworld and is now the least favoured option when it comes to the future of the chain. (more...)
'Trudeau Is Being so Indignant': Trump Slams Canadian PM's Outrage Over Tariffs 'Trudeau Is Being so Indignant': Trump Slams Canadian PM's Outrage Over Tariffs
- June 08, 2018

Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, has a frosty relationship with Trump. Trump's tweets came after Macron threatened to exclude the United States from the G-7 final statement to be issued in the mountainous tourism destination of Charlevoix. (more...)
City regulator boss: TSB must compensate customers quickly City regulator boss: TSB must compensate customers quickly
- June 08, 2018

Commenting on the correspondence, Ms Morgan said TSB's public communications had often been complacent and misleading since its IT problems began. Facing a second grilling by the Treasure Committee this week, TSB boss Paul Pester admitted that fraudsters had "exploited" its computer migration problems at the end of April to target its customers. (more...)
Canada clears major hurdle in legalizing recreational marijuana
- June 08, 2018

A marijuana plant is seen at the The Global Marijuana March in Toronto, May 7, 2011. MPs there will now have to decide what to do about the the nearly four dozen amendments to Bill C-45 that were made in the Senate .The government will have to decide whether to approve, reject or modify the changes before returning the bill back to the Senate for another vote. (more...)
ECONOMY WATCH: Trade deficit shrinks by 2.1 percent ECONOMY WATCH: Trade deficit shrinks by 2.1 percent
- June 08, 2018

The United States had a $0.8 billion goods trade deficit with Canada in April. In terms of volume, exports grew by a slightly less pronounced 1.2 percent. Egypt has been seeing a drop in imports after it floated its currency in late 2016, making Egyptian goods in foreign markets attractively cheaper while doubling the cost of importing. (more...)
Apple reportedly cuts 2018 iPhone part orders 20% in ‘cautious approach’ Apple reportedly cuts 2018 iPhone part orders 20% in ‘cautious approach’
- June 08, 2018

The report added to concerns that consumer passion for new editions of the iconic smartphones may be cooling after years of scorching growth, sending shares in Apple and many of its major suppliers lower and weighing on global stock markets. (more...)
Oil prices rise on ongoing Venezuelan supply trouble Oil prices rise on ongoing Venezuelan supply trouble
- June 08, 2018

US light crude was down 15 cents at $65.37. Iran criticized a US request that Saudi Arabia pump more oil to cover a drop in Iranian exports and predicted OPEC would not heed the appeal, setting the stage for a tough meeting of the producer group later this month. (more...)
Trump to leave G-7 summit early, travel directly to Singapore
- June 08, 2018

Angela Merkel , the German chancellor, has a frosty relationship with Trump. "The American President may not mind being isolated, but neither do we mind signing a six country agreement if need be", Macron said in a tweet on Thursday amid warnings that the summit may end without a joint statement from all G7 members. (more...)
Google says it's AI software can't appear in weapons, Google says it's AI software can't appear in weapons, "unreasonable" surveillance
- June 08, 2018

The principles come after massive backlash against Google's Project Maven , an A.I. drone warfare program that it contracts to the Pentagon . Google today released guidelines for the creation of artificial intelligence , which includes a ban on the creation of autonomous weaponry and most applications of AI with the potential to harm people. (more...)

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