‘One-sided relationship’: Food suppliers feeling pinched as grocers hike fees

Article content continued Retailers are also likely to try to negotiate the same cost reductions their competitors receive, Graydon said. A Metro grocery store in Ottawa. David Kawai/Bloomberg This week, for instance, United Grocers Inc. — a national procurement group that buys products for retailers such as Metro, Save-on-Foods and Circle K — told its […]

The Challenges and Inconsistencies of the Iran-Pakistan Relationship

Iran’s approach towards Pakistan has seen multiple changes over time because of the geopolitical shifts in the region as well as domestic changes within Iran. Iran became the first country to recognize the sovereign status of Pakistan after it was formed in 1947. The convergence of strategic objectives facilitated by the Anglo-American alliance during the […]

Donald Trump vows to ban Chinese-owned app TikTok in the United States ‘as soon as today’

The latest headlines in your inbox twice a day Monday – Friday plus breaking news updates Donald Trump vowed to ban social media platform TikTok and said he would take action as soon as Saturday. The US president has expressed national security and censorship concerns over the popular Chinese-owned video app. He told reporters on […]