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'Do Not Sell My Info': U.S. retailers rush to comply with California's new privacy law

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. retailers including Walmart Inc will add “Do Not Sell My Info” links to their websites and signage in stores starting Jan. 1, allowing California shoppers to understand for the first time what personal and other data the retailers collect, sources said. FILE PHOTO: Walmart’s logo is seen outside one of the Read More…

Satellite imagery company Maxar to sell Canadian unit for C$1 billion

FILE PHOTO: The Canadarm2 robotic arm, built by Canadian technology company MDA, is seen over the uncrewed SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft as it makes the first Commercial Crew vehicle to visit the International Space Station March 4, 2019. NASA/Handout via REUTERS/File Photo (Reuters) – U.S. satellite imagery company Maxar Technologies Inc said on Monday it Read More…

EU seeks reset in trade talks with U.S. – trade chief Hogan

FILE PHOTO: European Trade Commissioner-designate Phil Hogan of Ireland attends his hearing before the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium September 30, 2019. REUTERS/Yves Herman/File Photo DUBLIN (Reuters) – The European Union’s new trade commissioner, Irishman Phil Hogan, was quoted on Monday as saying he would seek a reset of EU/US trade relations on a number Read More…

Egypt competition watchdog approves Uber acquisition of Careem with conditions

CAIRO (Reuters) – Egyptian regulators have approved Uber’s $3.1 billion acquisition of regional rival Careem after agreeing to a set of commitments proposed by the U.S.-based ride-hailing service meant to reduce harm to competitors. FILE PHOTO: An UBER bus ushers Egypt fans to a soccer stadium before the start of a game against Ghana. REUTERS/Amr Read More…

China commerce ministry says it has proactively dealt with U.S. trade frictions

FILE PHOTO: Chinese and U.S. flags flutter near The Bund, before U.S. trade delegation meet their Chinese counterparts for talks in Shanghai, China July 30, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s Commerce Ministry has “proactively dealt with” trade frictions with the United States this year, it said on Sunday after an annual work conference. Read More…

Trump lashes out at Dems over impeachment trial

Politics Posted As the Senate remains at an impasse over the rules for the impeachment trial next year, U.S. President Donald Trump on Christmas Eve lashed out at Democrats saying they treated him ‘unfairly’ during the impeachment inquiry and that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell had ‘the right to do whatever he wants’.

Top Senate leaders clash over impeachment trial

Politics Posted U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer on Monday outlined the kinds of documents he would like to have introduced as evidence in the upcoming impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, while Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he has not ruled out calling witnesses. Gavino Garay reports.