PARIS, Jan 31 (Reuters) – The hardline CGT trade union at
Air France has called on its members to refuse to work
on U.S.-bound flights in protest against the U.S. immigration
order that temporarily prevents refugees and travellers from
seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States.
The British government is holding fast to plans to invite US President Donald Trump for a state visit even as protests mount.
STOCKHOLM, Jan 31 (Reuters) – Chancellor Angela Merkel on
Tuesday rejected a U.S. trade adviser’s charge that Germany was
using an “undervalued” euro to gain advantage, saying her
government had always called on the European Central Bank to
pursue an independent policy.
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non-brokered private placement financing of up to 12.5 million
units at $0.40 per unit