US reaches deal with Canada, Mexico to lift tariffs on steel and aluminium

United States has reached an agreement with Canada and Mexico to lift tariffs on steel and aluminium and the corresponding retaliatory tariffs. Elimination of these tariffs is expected to remove a significant barrier to passing the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).USMCA has replaced North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). NAFTA was an agreement signed by Canada, Mexico,… Continue reading US reaches deal with Canada, Mexico to lift tariffs on steel and aluminium

Canada removes Khalistani extremism from terror report

The Canadian government has removed a reference to Sikh extremism from its “2018 Public Report on the Terrorism Threat to Canadian terrorism”. Earlier,the 2018 report had identified Sikh extremism and the movement for an independent homeland of Khalistan in Punjab as one of five key terror threats facing Canada.This was the first time that the… Continue reading Canada removes Khalistani extremism from terror report