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Keystone pipeline: Company to sue over rejection

TransCanada, the company behind the disputed Keystone XL pipeline, has filed a formal request to the US government to claim $ 15bn in damages over the rejection of the project.

Javid plans ‘no panic’ business meeting

Business Secretary Sajid Javid says he will hold a meeting this week with business leaders following the Brexit vote, as he adds that companies should not “panic”. BBC News –

Britain Rattles Postwar Order and Its Place as Pillar of Stability

A historic vote to leave the European Union is raising questions about the future of the post-1945 order imposed on the world by the United States. NYT > Home Page

Michelle Obama, Sasha, Malia head to Africa

They will promote girls’ education with Meryl Streep and Freida Pinto.           USATODAY – News Top Stories

China warns Brexit will ‘cast shadow’ over global economy

Chinese finance officials caution that Britain’s decision to exit the European Union could mark a reversal of globalisation BBC News – Business

Pope visits Armenia’s closed border with Turkey on last day

YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Pope Francis is wrapping up his trip to Armenia with a Sunday liturgy in the Apostolic cathedral celebrated by his Orthodox hosts and a visit to

Kuwait says $1.7bn power project set to launch full ops in November

Azzour North One, phase one of the country’s IWPP project, is expected to deliver 10% of Kuwait power peak capacity Arabian Business – Energy

One woman dead, two injured in stabbing attack in Tachikawa

A 57-year-old woman stabbed her younger sister and her mother in her 80s, and then stabbed herself, at their apartment in Tokyo’s Tachikawa, police said Saturday. (Japan Today) News On

UK car industry needs ‘swift EU deal to curb high tariffs’

The UK government must act quickly to secure favourable terms for a key export sector, says industry expert Professor David Bailey. BBC News – Business

China, Russia eye closer friendship amid tensions with West

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin promised ever-closer cooperation and oversaw a series of deals Saturday, as the two countries deepen ties in the face of

Sports › Red Sox snatch 8-7 victory at Texas with late rally

Boston’s Mookie Betts hit a two-run homer with two out in the ninth inning before Dustin Pedroia scored the tiebreaking run on a wild pitch as the Red Sox won

Wetherspoon boss Martin says Brexit worry ‘understandable’

Brexit businessman Tim Martin, founder of the Wetherspoons pub chain, says anxiety is “understandable”, but adds there is no need to rush into EU exit talks. BBC News – Business

At least 14 killed in Somalia hotel attack; police say ended

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — At least 14 people were killed when gunmen stormed a hotel in Somalia's capital and took an unknown number of hotel guests hostage, police and medical

Restaurants slash prices and frills as living standard in Japan drops

What the falling standard of living in Japan means is that anyone who can sell food more cheaply is enjoying a larger pool of dedicated customers. The post Restaurants slash

The Latest: Northern Ireland and Wales 0-0 at halftime

PARIS (AP) — The Latest from soccer's European Championship (all times local): Yahoo News – Top Stories

Japan railway plans lighter, less power hungry bullet train

Central Japan Railway will in about four years introduce a new bullet train that will be lighter and consume 7% less electricity than the latest varieties in operation, the company

EU referendum: UK’s EU commissioner Lord Hill to resign

The UK’s EU Commissioner Lord Hill announces he is to stand down, saying “what is done cannot be undone” after the UK votes to leave the European Union. BBC News

ADNIC lists convertible bonds on ADX

Value of bonds reaches Dh390m, with 7.5% annual interest rate Business RSS feed

‘Brexit’ Aftershocks: More Rifts in Europe, and in Britain, Too

The British pound and stock prices plummeted, there was immediate pressure for another referendum on Scottish independence, and David Cameron said he would resign by October. NYT > Home Page

TROUBLE FOR TRUMP? Lawsuit seeks to unbind delegates from backing presumptive nominee

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‘Brexit’ Aftershocks: More Rifts in Europe, and in Britain, Too

The British pound and stock prices plummeted, there was immediate pressure for another referendum on Scottish independence, and David Cameron said he would resign by October. NYT > Home Page

TROUBLE FOR TRUMP? Lawsuit seeks to unbind delegates from backing presumptive nominee

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