Human Rights/Labor Rights

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The potential market sell-off would be 'a terrible thing to waste' for investors, Jim Cramer says   
January 15, 2020
Source: CNBC - "If today's afternoon pullback turns into a full-blown decline later this week, you need to remember that a sell-off would be a terrible thing to waste," CNBC's Jim Cramer said. "So many companies [are] doing so well. I'd love to...
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PG&E nears a deal with Pimco, Elliott on restructuring plan   
January 15, 2020
Source: Los Angeles Times - PG&E Corp. is nearing a deal with a group of bondholders led by Pacific Investment Management Co. and Elliott Management Corp. that would entitle them to a mix of equity and new debt if they scrap their rival restructuring...
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BOJ's Kuroda says won't hesitate to ease further as risks loom large   
January 15, 2020
Source: Reuters - TOKYO (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan will not hesitate to further ease monetary policy while making adjustments as necessary to achieve its 2% inflation target, as risks from overseas economies remain large, its governor Haruhiko...
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Stocks falter after early gains as investors parse trade signals   
January 15, 2020
Source: Los Angeles Times - Major U.S. stock indexes closed mixed Tuesday, shedding most of their gains from earlier in the day, after a published report revealed that an interim trade deal between the U.S. and China does not remove tariffs on Chinese...
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Documents to show U.S.-China trade deal fully enforceable: Mnuchin   
January 15, 2020
Source: Reuters - WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Documents to be released Wednesday will show skeptics that a Phase 1 U.S.-China trade agreement will be fully enforceable, including a pledge by China to refrain from manipulating its currency, U.S....
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BlackRock’s Fink pressed to take action over words in dumping fossil fuels   
January 15, 2020
Source: MarketWatch - BlackRock’s Larry Fink may believe that embracing sustainable investments is key to long-run returns, but he must turn rhetoric into results, say
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Larry Fink: Risks from climate change are bigger than the 2008 financial crisis with no Fed to save us   
January 14, 2020
Source: CNBC on MSN.com - BlackRock Chairman and CEO Larry Fink is warning that the financial risks of climate change are bigger than any crisis he's experienced in his career on Wall Street. Load Error "We don't have a Federal Reserve to stabilize the...
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US Manufacturing Activity Hits 10-Year Low; EIA Reports Another Big Crude Oil Draw   
January 14, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - The airstrike that killed Iran’s top military commander on Friday grabbed most of the headlines, which is understandable since it had the biggest effects on the financial markets. The news ...
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Labour and Employment Comparative Guide   
January 14, 2020
Source: Mondaq - Lebanon has also signed a number of international and Arab labour conventions. For instance, Lebanon has signed the following International Labour Organization conventions, among others: Convention 139/1974 on Occupational Cancer...
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NZD/USD Forex Technical Analysis – Trader Reaction to .6632 Sets the Tone   
January 14, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - The New Zealand Dollar is trading lower early Tuesday after weaker than expected business confidence data and after building consent figures also came in on the weak side. The Quarterly Survey of Business Opinion showed...
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