The dollar index was trading 0.2 percent up at 93.73. Eastern time. The Dow Jones industrial average slid 105 points, or 0.5 percent, to 21,943. Earlier, the average had been down more than 88 points. Travel website operator Priceline Group Inc fell 6.9 per cent after a disappointing financial forecast. In Europe, Germany's DAX fell 1.1 percent, while the CAC 40 in France lost 0.6 percent.
The announcement adds to the potential hurdles for the Trans Mountain expansion and raises the potential for a dispute with the federal and Alberta governments, which both maintain B.C. Not all First Nations in B.C. are opposed to the project. Multiple First Nations and municipalities filed legal challenges against the project, which would triple the capacity for transport of diluted bitumen from the Alberta tar sands fields and greatly expand the Kinder Morgan marine oil shipping terminal ...
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 36.64 points, or 0.17 percent, to end at 22,048.7, the S&P 500 lost 0.9 point, or 0.04 percent, to 2,474.02 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 18.13 points, or 0.28 percent, to 6,352.33. Stocks have retreated while assets perceived as havens, such as gold , the Japanese yen and US government bonds , have strengthened. But the moves were modest.
Footage filmed on a $30 (£23) camera for his glasses, which Smith personally bought himself, shows the officer repeatedly asking Orr to stop walking away and take his hands out of his pockets. "My arm is broken, and I've been shot in the neck", he said. At one point, apparently fearing the worst, Smith asks the dispatcher to convey a message to his family that he loves them.
Francine Dupuis, who oversees a Quebec government-funded program that helps asylum seekers, said 2,620 people are now being housed in temporary accommodation in Montreal. The temporary facility is being built in anticipation of a large influx of asylum seekers from the USA, said Stephane Malepart, a spokesperson for the Canada Border Services Agency.
There is a lot of market to go for - in 2016, only 1.7% of India's total retail sales were online. The investment is part of the previously announced financing round , where Flipkart had raised capital from Tencent , eBay and Microsoft .