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Author: 0 Ontario to tax non-resident foreign housing buyers 15%

It will apply to all residential purchases made by those who are not citizens or permanent residents of Canada, as well as foreign corporations. We will be sharing relevant data more regularly between governments to enhance understanding of the Ontario housing market and to help inform analysis of current and future measures created to provide market stability.

Finance Trump heads into tough week with budget, health care battles
Author: 0 Trump heads into tough week with budget, health care battles

Trump weighed in on his proposed border wall Sunday on Twitter, saying "Eventually, but at a later date so we can get started early, Mexico will be paying, in some form, for the badly needed border wall". Some Republicans, too, say the stakes are too high to allow a shutdown. The White House is expected to address another Trump campaign promise this week with a Wednesday announcement on tax reform that Mulvaney said would offer "governing principles, some guidance, also some indication of ...

Finance 50% of voters back Conservatives in new opinion poll
Author: 0 50% of voters back Conservatives in new opinion poll

The Liberal Democrats edged up 4 points to 11%. York Outer is now held by Conservative MP Julian Sturdy with a majority of more than 13,000. According to an online poll of 2,003 voters carried out on April 19 and 20, some 45 percent of voters said they would vote for the ruling Conservative party, up 7 percent on last week and before May called a national election for June 8.

Author: 0 HSBC Reiterated Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) As 'Buy'

It has a 18.94 P/E ratio. Admiral Group plc is a United Kingdom firm engaged in the provision of vehicle insurance. Relx PLC using EPIC/TICKER code LON:REL had its stock rating noted as "Reiterates" with the recommendation being set at "OUTPERFORM" this morning by analysts at Credit Suisse.

Finance Netflix nears 100 million subscribers
Author: 0 Netflix nears 100 million subscribers

Analysts and investors still consider subscriber additions to be the company's most important metric. But to him, that's only one part of what Netflix is going for. Netflix has also invested in exclusive deals with stars who have global appeal, including Shah Rukh Khan and Adam Sandler . Beating analyst predictions of 2.4 million additional users for what is generally regarded as the slow quarter, the company managed to gain 3.2 million, Reuters reports .

Finance Finance leaders downplay differences with Trump over trade
Author: 0 Finance leaders downplay differences with Trump over trade

The IMF has renewed its pleas in favour of trade integration and liberalisation this week, as it contends with a rise in nationalist sentiment on both sides of the Atlantic. The European Union and harmonisation in Europe were a centrepiece of the political order after World War II, Ms Lagarde said. All of that is good and supportive, Lagarde said.

Finance Finance leaders defend trade, worry about those left behind
Author: 0 Finance leaders defend trade, worry about those left behind

World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, left, joined by UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, speaks at the "Financing For Peace: Innovations to Tackle Fragility" session during the G20 at the 2017 World Bank Group Spring Meetings in Washington, Friday, April 21, 2017.

Finance Chappell wins Texas Open by 1 stroke; Utah's Finau tied for 3rd
Author: 0 Chappell wins Texas Open by 1 stroke; Utah's Finau tied for 3rd

But Koepka made the charge with birdies on his opening two holes, then a streak of three more starting with a 20-foot birdie putt at No. 6. Koepka birdied five holes on the front nine en route to a seven-under 65. Even though he lipped out the 11-foot eagle, his tap-in birdie gave him two strokes over Koepka. I love the golf course, love what it provides. "I've had experience here before with the winds, so I brought my mental game and my patience and it paid off".

Author: 0 IPL 2017: MS Dhoni stars as RPS beat SRH by 6 wickets

With Khan out of the equation - and 47 required off 18 - Dhoni and Tiwary chose to push the tempo. Man of the match Dhoni has hit five fours and three sixes in his innings of 61 with nearly close to strike rate of 200. We have Mumbai and Kolkata and if we can get two of those or at least one of those two, it will certainly keep us up and run-rates and any result you can pinch now is really important.

Author: 0 France's Macron bills himself the 'patriots' candidate' vs Le Pen

If she were successful, it would probably sink an institution that has helped bind Europe together for decades. Fillon conceded defeat and urged voters to back Macron, saying Le Pen would bankrupt France if elected. With 99 percent of ballots counted, Macron has 23.82 percent of the vote and Le Pen 21.57 percent. "You will get a France that protects the people, we will not have the free circulation of terrorists".

Author: 0 Thousands expected to be evacuated in Syria after blast

They had left under a deal where, in exchange, hundreds of Sunni insurgents and their families were granted safe passage from Madaya, a government-besieged town near Damascus. More than 3,000 Syrians are expected to be evacuated on Sunday from four areas as part of a population transfer that was briefly stalled by the deadly blast that killed scores, majority government supporters.

Author: 0 Dortmund team bus attacker 'motivated by financial gain'

In a statment from prosecutors, they described the suspect as being "strongly suspected" of having carried out the April 11 attack. German police have arrested a 28-year-old man on suspicion of last week's bomb attack on Borussia Dortmund football club's team bus.

Finance Israeli attack on Syria military camp kills three
Author: 0 Israeli attack on Syria military camp kills three

In the past, the Syrian army has confiscated Israeli-made arms and military equipment from extremists fighting the government forces. Syria's National Defence Forces said the attack struck its military camp in the countryside of Quneitra, which sits near the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.

Author: 0 Ascent Resources Plc (AST) Rating Reiterated by Northland Securities

Credit Suisse's target would suggest a potential downside of -18.50% from the company's last stock price. Ratings analysis reveals 33% of Anika Therapeutics's analysts are positive. It has a 20.28 P/E ratio. The Company's divisions include Housing United Kingdom and Housing Spain. Other analysts have also issued reports about the company.

Finance Dana Airline resume flights to Abuja Wednesday
Author: 0 Dana Airline resume flights to Abuja Wednesday

Air Peace also applauded the Federal Government and the Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, for ensuring immediate completion of the repairs of the facility. Head of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority said the fix work, which lasted six weeks, has been done "quite satisfactorily in line with the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) standard and recommended practices".

Author: 0 Trump eyes changes to Obama's tax and Wall Street rules

During the 2016 election campaign, Trump issued a plan that proposed deep cuts in tax rates for individuals and corporations, a reduction in the number of tax brackets to four from seven, repeal of the estate tax, an offshore profits repatriation tax holiday for multinationals and a cap on the deductibility of business interest.

Author: 0 United Airlines tweaks crew policy after recent fiasco

One of them, 69-year-old David Dao, refused to give up his seat. United employees had a passenger, Dr. David Dao, beaten and dragged off a flight in order to make room for stand-by employees on a route from Chicago to Louisville on April 9.

Finance State jobless rate ticks up to 3.6 percent, remains below US
Author: 0 State jobless rate ticks up to 3.6 percent, remains below US

Over the year, the unemployment rate fell from 5.4 percent in March 2016, the report showed, as the number of people counted as unemployed fell by 38,000 to 311,000 last month. Virginia's unemployment rate continued to decline in March, falling to 3.8 percent. In the Seattle/Bellevue/Everett region, the labor force increased by 2,500 over the same period.