Mon, 22 Apr 2019

Calgary Monitor

Section

Media- Nissan ex-chair Ghosn indicted for breach of trust

TOKYO Japanese media report that prosecutors have charged Nissans former chairman Carlos Ghosn with breach of trust. The charges reportedly ...


Homeless shelter, looming IPOs have San Francisco on edge

San Franciscos renowned waterfront hosts joggers, admiring tourists and towering condos with impressive views. It could also become the site ...


This Week- US home sales, Tesla earns, Amazon earns

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: HOUSING MARKET BELLWETHER Economists project ...


Sri Lanka blocks social media after Easter Sunday bombings

Sri Lankan authorities flicked the off switch on most social media after Easter Sunday attacks on churches and hotels killed ...


North America

Section

US to Announce End of Sanctions Waivers for Iran Oil Imports

The United States is to announce that all importers of Iranian oil will have to end their imports shortly or ...

US Retreats from Threat to Penalize Any Business with IRGC

The United States has largely carved out exceptions so that foreign governments, firms, and NGOs do not automatically face US ...

SpiceJet, Emirates sign MoU for codeshare partnership

Guruguram (Haryana) [India], Apr 22 (ANI): SpiceJet said on Monday it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Emirates to ...

Bodies of 3 top mountaineers found in Canada

Montreal - The bodies of three world-renowned professional mountaineers - two Austrians and an American - were found on Sunday ...

Mexico Breaks Violence Record in First Quarter of 2019

MEXICO CITY - Violence in Mexico hit new heights in the first quarter of 2019, with 8,493 murders recorded from ...

US to End Sanctions Waivers for Iranian Oil Importers

WASHINGTON - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is expected to announce Monday the Trump administration is ending sanctions waivers ...

Business

Section

Asian and European nations set to have oil supplies from Iran stop

SINGAPORE - U.S. State Department officials say an announcement is to be made on Monday that waivers allowing companies to ...

African information technology industry gets boost with outsourcing

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Amidst bustling Addis Ababa, a revolution in homegrown Ethiopian software is brewing.  Gebeya  believes it can supply talent ...

Prosper Funding of San Francisco and Phoenix hit with $3 million fine

WASHINGTON DC - A San Francisco-based company agreed to pay a fine of $3 million for miscalculating and materially overstating ...

Uber woos Japanese and Saudi backers

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Japanese companies Toyota Motor Corp., and DENSO Corporation, together with the Saudi Arabian-backed SoftBank Vision Fund ...

Boeing's flight control system to be reviewed by international panel

WASHINGTON DC - A number of aviation regulators from around the world have agreed to take part in an international ...

Watch latest videos

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Calgary Monitor.

More Information

Canada

Section
Boeing's flight control system to be reviewed by international panel

WASHINGTON DC - A number of aviation regulators from around the world have agreed to take part in an international ...


Trump attempt to send Cuba back to stone age likely to backfire

The Trump administration has declared the most severe new sanctions against Cuba since President John F. Kennedy imposed an economic ...


Bodies of 3 top mountaineers found in Canada

Montreal - The bodies of three world-renowned professional mountaineers - two Austrians and an American - were found on Sunday ...


Pound looks placid in Brexit break before Parliament meets again

Investor sentiment on the pound is improving after a delay to Brexit, though the return of lawmakers next week may ...


Panel to Review How FAA Approved Boeing 737 Max System

CHICAGO - A global team of experts next week will begin reviewing how the Boeing 737 Maxs flight control system ...


Good Friday Processions Become Protests in Nicaragua

MANAGUA, NICARAGUA - Good Friday religious processions in Nicaraguas capital took on a political tone as people seized an opportunity ...


Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...