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Senate confirms Seven Consumer Protection Commission Nominees
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Senate confirms Seven Consumer Protection Commission Nominees

By Olalekan Awojodu Abuja The Senate has confirmed the appointments of seven nominees to the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection…
Microsoft to permanently close all stores, including Canadian locations
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Microsoft to permanently close all stores, including Canadian locations

[ad_1] Microsoft said Friday it is permanently closing nearly all of its physical stores around the world. Like other retailers,…
Canadians ditching summer vacations in response to COVID-19 pandemic, survey finds
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Canadians ditching summer vacations in response to COVID-19 pandemic, survey finds

[ad_1] For Heather Greenwood Davis, jet-setting is not only a way a life but a way of making a living.…
U.S. unemployment rate falls to 13.3% in May
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U.S. unemployment rate falls to 13.3% in May

[ad_1] WASHINGTON — The U.S. unemployment rate unexpectedly fell in May and layoffs abated, the Labor Department said on Friday…
Alberta outfitters decimated by COVID-19 restrictions, cost tourism industry billions
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Alberta outfitters decimated by COVID-19 restrictions, cost tourism industry billions

[ad_1] The COVID-19 pandemic, and associated travel restrictions and mass gathering bans, has hit tourism industries around the world hard,…
Coronavirus: What does Banff look like without international tourism?
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Coronavirus: What does Banff look like without international tourism?

[ad_1] Banff is all about tourism. In fact, almost its entire economy is tourism-based. “The Town of Banff‘s reason for…
Las Vegas casinos to reopen in early June, Nevada’s governor announces
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Las Vegas casinos to reopen in early June, Nevada’s governor announces

[ad_1] Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak announced Tuesday night that he would allow casinos to reopen June 4, welcoming tourists to…
Disinfected dices: How Las Vegas plans to reopen
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Disinfected dices: How Las Vegas plans to reopen

[ad_1] Free parking, but no valet service. Bartenders, blackjack dealers and waiters wearing masks. Hand sanitizer everywhere. Yes, dice will…
With low coronavirus figures, Australia wants exemption to British quarantine rule
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With low coronavirus figures, Australia wants exemption to British quarantine rule

[ad_1] Australia, after bringing its coronavirus outbreak largely under control, said on Friday it is seeking an exemption from a…
Coronavirus: Victoria’s Secret losing 250 North American stores, Canada Goose cuts workers
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Coronavirus: Victoria’s Secret losing 250 North American stores, Canada Goose cuts workers

[ad_1] More retailers have announced layoffs and store closures at their Canadian operations as they continue to grapple with the…
Johnson & Johnson to pull baby powder from Canada, U.S. due to dropping demand
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Johnson & Johnson to pull baby powder from Canada, U.S. due to dropping demand

[ad_1] Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday announced it would stop selling its talc Baby Powder in the United States and…
No physical distancing needed on flights, but ban washroom lineups: airline trade group
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No physical distancing needed on flights, but ban washroom lineups: airline trade group

[ad_1] The trade association for the world’s major airlines is proposing a range of measures aimed at relaunching the global…
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