7 North Koreans, 2 DPRK government entities added to sanctions list by @USTreasury. Trump: U.S. will start bidding on pharmaceuticals to save money AbuDhabi National Oil Company: We are working to control a fire at a refinery, no casualties reported Tillerson denies that Exxon has ever lobbied against Russian sanctions. "Not to my personal knowledge," he says If this is not done forthwith, we will not grant Indian Visa to any Amazon official. We'll also rescind the Visas issued earlier: EAM SwarajAmazon must tender unconditional apology. They must withdraw all products insulting our national flag immediately: Sushma SwarajPresident said that the slowdown in inflation in 2016 will help recover production and foster new investments in Brazil High-end home sales in Toronto set to dominate for 3rd year: Sotheby's Russian Reserve funds dropped 2 times in December (from 2 032 billions rubles to 972 billions rubles) Foreign currency cache reserves in Russian banks dropped to 4 years minimum, from $17.4B on 1 Jan 2015 to $5.4 on 1 Jan 2016Secretary of State John Kerry says the world needs a new Marshall Plan to help the most critical states to face the youth bulge. A Target, Applebee’s, and a Dunkin’ Donuts were among 30 Bronx businesses that were pelted with marbles EU clears rescue of troubled nuclear firm Areva Ukrainian Auto market ends 2016 at 70,303 new car registrations. Increase of 38% from 2015Xi Jinping to become first Chinese president to attend Davos Shenzhen Port in Shenzhen, one of China's most energetic cities, ranked 3rd largest container port in the world for 4th timeAsia's richest man meets with Donald Trump to tease plans for creating one million jobs in the US Brazil's Odebrecht to pay US$8.9 million to Peru for bribes NY broker predicts renewed growth and low interest rates in Brazil Economy A Dairy Queen owner unleashed a racist tirade against a customer. He no longer has a business. Reuters reporting Merkel says if UK doesn't accept 4 freedoms of EU (including immigration), access to single market could be limited BMW says it is "absolutely" committed to building a new factory in Mexico Iraq - oil minister al-Luaibi and Turkey energy min discuss resumption of oil exports through Kirkuk-Nineveh-Ceyhan pipelineMcDonald's gives up control of its China business in $2 billion deal Russia Oil giant Rosneft about to leave Algeria altogether deeming projects there are not profitable anymore. GM's Chevrolet Bolt electric car named North American Car of the Year At 3.70 per dollar, the Turkish lira has already weakened past 40 of 41 economist estimates for the end of the first quarter Iraq has reportedly placed an order for the Chinese CH-5 UAS after great mission success noted during its CH-4 operations. Russia Cuts Oil And Gas Condensate Output By 1.2 Pct To 11.3 mln bpd As Of Jan 6 Vs Dec 29 McDonald's sells China operations to Carlyle, Citic group for $2.08 bn

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11 January 2017
Trump: U.S. will start bidding on pharmaceuticals to save money
President said that the slowdown in inflation in 2016 will help recover production and foster new investments in Brazil
High-end home sales in Toronto set to dominate for 3rd year: Sotheby's
Secretary of State John Kerry says the world needs a new Marshall Plan to help the most critical states to face the youth bulge.
Shenzhen Port in Shenzhen, one of China's most energetic cities, ranked 3rd largest container port in the world for 4th time
Asia's richest man meets with Donald Trump to tease plans for creating one million jobs in the US
NY broker predicts renewed growth and low interest rates in Brazil Economy
BMW says it is "absolutely" committed to building a new factory in Mexico
McDonald's gives up control of its China business in $2 billion deal
At 3.70 per dollar, the Turkish lira has already weakened past 40 of 41 economist estimates for the end of the first quarter