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Business News

Recent Business Headlines

29.04.2016

Australia blocks farm sale to Chinese over national interest

CANBERRA, Australia - Citing national interest, the Australian government on Friday blocked a Chinese-led consortium from buying the nation's largest private land holding, a collection of Outback cattle ranches bigger than South Korea.

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28.04.2016

Earls faces backlash after dropping Alberta beef for Certified Humane U.S. meat

VANCOUVER - A decision by Earls restaurants to ditch Alberta beef in favour of U.S. meat that is free of added hormones has prompted a backlash from cattle ranchers and threats to boycott the Canadian chain.

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Recent National Headlines

28.04.2016

In U.S. visit, Alberta's new premier begins reputation-rehab effort for oilsands

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28.04.2016

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spends a day on troubled reserve, hauls water

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28.04.2016

Accused in Amanda Todd case heads to court in Netherlands, more delays possible

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World News

Recent World Headlines

29.04.2016

Russia, China in agreement on North Korea, South China Sea

BEIJING, China - The foreign ministers of Russia and China on Friday expressed their joint opposition to the U.S. deployment of an anti-missile system in South Korea and said non-claimants should not take sides in the dispute over the South China Sea.

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29.04.2016

Polls open in key runoff parliamentary election in Iran

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran's parliamentary runoff elections got underway Friday, a key vote to decide whether hard-liners or moderate forces backing President Hassan Rouhani will control the legislature, state media reported.

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