Trade diversions

Swiss President heads to EU damage control summit

by on April 22, 2021 0

Guy Parmelin, President of the Swiss Confederation, attends a press conference on the coronavirus epidemic (COVID-19) in Bern, Switzerland, March 12, 2021. REUTERS / Denis Balibouse Swiss President Guy Parmelin is traveling to Brussels on Friday for a summit with European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on a stalled treaty that threatens to...

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Canada abandons beef and wine with Australia

by on April 21, 2021 0

Australia and Canada have stalled a long-running wine trade dispute with restrictions that should be dropped on Down Under bottles. Quebec was the latest province to take unfair measures, which included putting Australian wines in a “store-in-store” in supermarkets while local drinks were on regular shelves. Under a settlement reached by the World Trade...

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The GameStop Saga lawsuits against Robinhood are starting their day in court – but there’s a big catch

by on April 21, 2021 0

When Robinhood suddenly imposed purchase restrictions during the height of the GameStop commercial frenzy in the first few months of 2021, users reacted with fury. Now, the legal journey begins in earnest on Monday for these angry investors. April 19 marked the initial hearing date following a court panel’s decision to consolidate nearly 40...

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E15, a local opportunity Missouri can count on

by on April 20, 2021 0

Did you know that the size of the domestic gasoline market in the United States is larger than the following 10 countries combined? That’s why increasing the share of renewable fuels in Missouri’s gasoline tank represents the greatest opportunity to grow our rural economy and stimulate reliable grain demand for family farmers. Since early...

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Grace licenses UNIPOL® PP process technology to Sinochem Hongrun Petrochemical Co., Ltd.

by on April 19, 2021 0

COLUMBIA, Md., April 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – WR Grace & Co. (: GRA), the leading independent supplier of polyolefin catalyst technology and polypropylene (PP) process technology, has licensed its UNIPOL® PP Process Technology and its UNIPOL UNIPPAC® Process control software from Sinochem Hongrun Petrochemical Chemical Co., Ltd. (Sinochem Hongrun). UNIPOL® The PP facility,...

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Toll Brothers publishes its first NYSE environmental, social and governance report: TOL

by on April 19, 2021 0

FORT WASHINGTON, Pa., April 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE: TOL) (TollBrothers.com), the nation’s leading luxury home builder, today announced the release of its first and Report on governance (ESG). The report is available at TollBrothers.com/ESG. “We are pleased to publish our first ESG report, setting a benchmark for our achievements...

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Taoiseach warns of ‘serious prejudice’ if every Brexit issue is a ‘win-lose fight’

by on April 18, 2021 0

Taoiseach Micheál Martin warned of “very serious harm” if people continue to try to use Brexit to create points of contention or by presenting each issue “as a zero-sum win-lose fight”. He also said that Northern Ireland’s protocol to the Withdrawal Agreement “is a fair conclusion to attempts to limit the potential destructiveness of...

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