17 October 2019


US Extends Iran Sanctions Waiver for Iraq Energy Imports (3)
By Editor on 17th October 2019 in Iraq Oil & Gas News, Politics By John Lee. The US has granted Iraq another 120-day waiver from its sanctions on Iran. According to S&P Global, a State Department spokesman said the waiver ensures that Iraq is able to meet its short-term energy needs while it takes steps to reduce its dependence on Iranian energy imports. (Source: S&P Global)
Sales fall as US consumers hit the brakes (2)
16/10/2019 NEW YORK CITY: In this file photo, customers shop at Apple's flagship 5th Avenue store in New York City. American consumers tightened their purse strings unexpectedly last month, breaking a seven-month winning streak, government data showed yesterday.-AFP WASHINGTON: US retail sales fell for the first time in seven months in September, suggesting that manufacturing-led weakness could be spreading to
Ottawa Champions left off new league's 2020 roster (2)
The Ottawa Champions are a baseball team in search of a new owner, a home field and now, it appears, a league to play in. Social Sharing Struggling team searching for new owner, new stadium lease CBC News · Posted: Oct 16, 2019 4:43 PM ET | Last Updated: October 16 The Ottawa Champions have played their home games at Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton Park for five seasons.
Dollar pinned near one-month lows on weak data; pound volatile (1)
Saikat Chatterjee LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar held near a one-month low against its rivals on Thursday as weak data cast a shadow on the outlook for the U.S. economy in the short term with the British pound the only noticeable loser against the greenback on Brexit nerves. FILE PHOTO: Euro, Hong Kong dollar, U.S.
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