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Amazon US site to be blocked in Australia because of new GST

This coincides with changes to the Online Goods Tax that require online retailers to apply the 10 per cent GST to all online purchases shipped to Australia ...


Deutsche Bank hit with downgrade, CEO reassures employees

Responding to the Fed's decision, which has influenced Deutsche's move to reduce risk taking in the U.S. and required it to seek approval for hiring in the co...


No buyers for Air India

A joint forum of Air India employee unions claimed "victory" as the government failed to attract bidders. This is apart from a large tract of real estate in s...


Bank Of Nova Scotia (BNS) Holder Highstreet Asset Management INC Upped Stake

The company has 1.21 Billion shares outstanding and 1.2 Billion shares were floated in market. Sentry Investments Corp. now owns 1,411,402 shares of the bank's ...


Lottery retailers will be busy as record-breaking Lotto Max draws near

There were also two winners of the match 5+ bonus prize, each winning €106,121. 6 Maxmillions prizes, worth $500,000 each, were sold in Brampton area, Richmon...


Poundland threatens legal action against Thameslink…

More than 450 Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) trains were either cancelled or ran late on Wednesday. Poundland had the flawless response when train company ...


Samsonite Appoints Kyle Gendreau To Succeed Ramesh Tainwala As CEO

It pointed to examples including a profile on financial information provider Bloomberg's website, SEC fillings and company materials that refer to Tainwala as a...


Fair Work Approves 'Modest' 3.5% Minimum Wage Rise

A controversial study conducted in 2017 appeared to bolster that position when researchers at the University of Washington found that the costs of a minimum-w...


Oil Prices Ease After Spike; Cautious Ahead of OPEC Meeting

They are now 20 million barrels below that average, the source said, thanks to OPEC's overcompliance with the production cuts. "OPEC has over-delivered on sup...


US Crude Oil Little Changed After Losses, Record Output Weighs

That should result in an explosion in USA crude oil exports in the coming weeks. USA producers continue to ramp up output, which reached a new high of 10.77...


GM Surges Forward On SoftBank Investment In Autonomous Vehicle Segment (NYSE:GM)

GM's investment includes some of the automaker's previously announced plan to invest $1.1 billion in autonomous vehicles in 2018. Tesla referred to what...


Watchdog begins crackdown on high-cost credit to protect the vulnerable

Other ideas include banning extended warranties, which could save the estimated 400,000 rent-to-own customers up to £7.7 million per year. Greg Stevens, chief...


ANZ, Deutsche Bank, Citigroup Face 'Criminal Cartel' Charges

ANZ is being investigated for alleged criminal cartel conduct during an August 2015 institutional share placement, the bank and the Australian Competition an...


Northern Rail removes 165 daily trains until end of July

The introduction of new timetables in May has resulted in travel chaos on the lines, with 14% of Northern services cancelled and 25% at least five minutes lat...


Buffalo Wild Wings apologizes for vulgar tweets

The posts only remained up for around 20 minutes, but that was plenty of time for screenshots to be spread around the internet. The tweets were posted on Frid...


Qantas, Air New Zealand join forces for codeshare deal

But what does this code business mean for Aussie travellers? In 2006, the two airlines attempted a code-sharing arrangement on trans-Tasman flights. Air New Z...


Minimum wage hike in the cards tomorrow

The provincial-wide increase was first announced as part of the B.C. NDP's four-year plan to incrementally raise the minimum wage. In its annual decision handed...


Plane forced to make emergency landing over one passenger's "unbearable" body odour

Due to the incident, the plane landed in Faro, in the Algarve region of southern Portugal , so the man could be removed. The number of passengers impacted by...


Visa experiencing service disruption that’s affecting payments in Europe

A network failure left people across the United Kingdom and Europe uable to use their cards to make transactions tonight. "We are working with your banks to res...


Local automotive industry uncertain after Trump, Trudeau tariff announcement

In an eight-page document sent to the World Trade Organization seen by Reuters , Brussels has specified which American goods will be taxed. Canadian Prime ...