Civil disobedience on Burnaby Mountain, British Columbia, Canada this weeked, as 16 protesters were arrested after crossing the police line while activists continued to rally against a proposed oil pipeline.
BloombergSIG, which was founded in the 1850s as a railway carmaker, had sales of 1.68 billion euros in 2013, and more than 5,100 employees in about 40 countries, according to its website.
Manufacturing activity in China stagnated in November, British banking giant HSBC said Thursday, warning of 'significant' pressures on the world's second-largest economy as its key purchasing managers' index hit a six-month low.
Canada is moving toward American-style inequality, according to US economist Professor Robert Reich, as wealth concentration in the hands of a few and corporate tax breaks only further aggravate the country's economic problems.
A promise from the three Maritime provinces to have a levy in place before the end of the year to support a marketing strategy for the region's embattled, $1-billion lobster industry is facing more delays.