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Global Markets: U.K. Prime Minister fires back at Boeing

By Commodity News Service Canada

Sept. 28 (CNS Canada) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally.

– British Prime Minister Elizabeth May warned Boeing’s actions in filing a trade complaint in the United States against Canadian plane and train manufacturer Bombardier “undermines” its relationship with the U.K. government.
The U.S. Department of Commerce slapped a 220 per cent import duty on Bombardier’s C Series jets after Boeing complained of unfair subsidies from the Canadian and British governments.

– Playboy founder Hugh Hefner has died at 91. He passed away in his home.

– Top tech company executives have been asked to testify to the United States Congress about alleged Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Leaders from Facebook, Google and Twitter, have been asked to appear Nov. 1, according to a Reuters news agency report, based on unnamed sources in the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee.

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