November 12, 2019

Trump administration nearing deal with Mexico on revised NAFTA — but issues with Canada remain.

WASHINGTON. – The Trump administration is close to striking a deal with Mexico on a revamped North American Free Trade Agreement, analysts said, but thorny issues are yet to be resolved with Canada, the third party in the trilateral pact. Reaching an agreement with Mexico would mark a breakthrough for the administration after a year […]

GREAT: GDP Revised Up to 3.3%…

 U.S. Third-Quarter Growth Revised to Three-Year High of 3.3% The U.S. economy’s growth rate last quarter was revised upward to the fastest in three years on stronger investment from businesses and government agencies than previously estimated, Commerce Department data showed Wednesday. Highlights of Third-Quarter GDP (Second Estimate) Gross domestic product grew at a 3.3% […]

US revised second-quarter GDP up 3.0% vs 2.7% rise expected

Q2 GDP (revised) up 3.0% vs. 2.8% est. from CNBC. The U.S. economy grew faster than initially thought in the second quarter, notching its quickest pace in more than two years, and there are signs that the momentum was sustained at the start of the third quarter. Gross domestic product increased at a 3.0 percent […]

UN Grabs for Control of Oceans With Revised Law of the Sea Treaty

For decades, like the relentless waves of the sea, the politicians, bureaucrats, and activists at the United Nations have been ceaselessly grabbing for control of the Earth’s oceans. Their primary instrument for achieving this has been, and is, the Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST), formally known as the United Nations Convention on the Law […]

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