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Recreational marijuana sales legal in Nevada

Recreational marijuana sales legal in Nevada

Voters in November overwhelmingly approved a ballot measure to legalize marijuana, as did three other states a year ago - California, Maine and Massachusetts- though legal sales have not gone into effect in those other states. People over 21 years old can buy weed with ID at the state's dispensaries. Nevada is now the fifth state-after Colorado, Oregon, Washington, and Alaska-to fully regulate and tax the recreational marijuana market.


Indian opposition to boycott tax launch

Indian opposition to boycott tax launch

President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi jointly launched the new indirect tax regime Goods and Services Tax ( GST ), ushering a new era of "One Nation-One Tax" in the Indian economy. All the goods and services in the country have been categorised under five tax slabs - 0 per cent, 5 per cent, 12 per cent, 18 per cent and 28 per cent.



Oversupply sees seven-month low for oil price

A London-based newspaper, Asharq al-Awsat, had quoted Falih as saying that there was a relatively big draw of around 50 million barrels from floating storage and a drop in industrialised nations' onshore storage of 65 million barrels compared to July past year.


Washington Will Send Some Voter Data to Trump Commission

Washington Will Send Some Voter Data to Trump Commission

No state election official planned to provide the commission with all of the information requested - even Kansas, where commission vice chairman Kris Kobach is secretary of state. Trump, who created the commission through executive order in May, lost the popular vote to Democrat Hillary Clinton but has alleged without evidence that up to 5 million people voted illegally.


Cheniere Energy Incorporated (NYSEMKT:LNG) on Focus After Report of More Shorts

Cheniere Energy Incorporated (NYSEMKT:LNG) on Focus After Report of More Shorts

Cheniere Energy Partners LP Holdings LLC (NYSEMKT: CQH ) has risen 35.95% since June 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.25% the S&P500. Da Davidson And holds 1,570 shares. Bessemer Gru Incorporated holds 0% of its portfolio in Pegasystems Inc. Moreover, Panagora Asset Mgmt has 0% invested in Cheniere Energy, Inc.



Shaw Communications (SJR) Given News Impact Score of 0.05

Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on SJR shares. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI bought a new position in Shaw Communications during the fourth quarter valued at $298,000. On a continuing operations basis, the company's third-quarter net income surged to C$164 million or C$0.33 per share from C$74 million or C$0.14 per share in the same period previous year.