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Retail trade |  Collusion is not limited to prices

Retail trade | Collusion is not limited to prices

Two competing merchants cannot legally agree to close their business on Monday morning to avoid damaging the other’s business, under penalty of fine or imprisonment. The Quebec Hardware and Building Materials Association (AQMAT) learned this the hard way. Posted at 6:00 am Nathaelle Morissette Press For several months, AQMAT and its president, Richard Darveau, have …

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United States: the Fed once again raises its reference rate three-quarters of a point

United States: the Fed once again raises its reference rate three-quarters of a point

(Photo: 123RF) Washington — The US central bank (Fed) tightened its monetary policy again on Wednesday, in the face of inflation still too high, and warned that it would have to tighten further, which will be painful for households. “We need to realign supply and demand. And our way of doing that is to slow …

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Toyota in the crosshairs of a class action lawsuit

It is not easy to get oil, tobacco and weapons from your RRSP

If responsible investing piques your interest, don’t wait for your financial advisor to discuss it with you in depth. Because you may never own mutual funds or stocks that uphold the principles you hold dear. Posted at 6:30 am Although the media has published an incalculable number of texts on responsible investments and ESG (environmental, …

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Berlin puts under supervision the activities of the Russian group Rosneft in Germany

Berlin puts under supervision the activities of the Russian group Rosneft in Germany

(Frankfurt) The energy confrontation between Berlin and Moscow took a new step this Friday with Germany putting under supervision the activities of the Russian giant Rosneft in the country, in order to “secure” its oil supply. Posted yesterday at 9:14 am Jean-Philippe LACOUR France Media Agency Rosneft’s subsidiaries in Germany, which account for 12% of …

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