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14:48 GMT Multi-billion Dollar Waste Management Industry Continues to Evolve With a Rise in Technological Innovation

MarketNewsUpdates.com News Commentary In a recent report published by Dun & Bradstreet - First Research - the global waste and recycling...


14:00 GMT New Fertilizer Giant Nutrien to Keep its Headquarters in Saskatchewan

FN Media Group LLC Presents USA News Group News Commentary USA News Group - Two major Canadian fertilizer companies, Agrium and Potash Corp of...


18 Jan, 2018, 14:00 GMT China Taking the Lead in Lithium for Electric Vehicles and Power Storage

FN Media Group LLC Presents USA News Group News Commentary USA News Group - With the world moving away from traditional fossil fuel power sources...


18 Jan, 2018, 13:50 GMT Blockchain Becoming More Relevant in Fintech Industry as Innovative Technology Quickly Develops

According to a recent report issued by KPMG there is a significant interest in fintech globally, and its ongoing evolution in terms of market...


18 Jan, 2018, 13:40 GMT Blockchain Technologies Disrupting Financial Industry as Digital Currency Landscape Sets to Explode

MarketNewsUpdates.com News Commentary With its rise to prominence, Blockchain is beginning to disrupt the financial industry as more...


18 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Repeal of Cole Memo Raises Concerns, Opportunities for Cannabis Industry

Shortly after cannabis enthusiasts and investors celebrated California's January 1, 2018, rollout of legal recreational marijuana sales to adults,...


18 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Cannabis Conundrum Fuels Possible Advantage for Industry Sub-sectors

Cannabis stocks just got whipsawed. The sector soared after the New Year when California legalized recreational marijuana. The following day the...


18 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Expectations for 2018 on Blockchain Applications in the Energy Industry

The excitement generated by the potential use of blockchain technology in many industries has been slow to reach the energy sector. However,...


17 Jan, 2018, 14:00 GMT Local Public Wi-Fi Networks About to get a Whole lot Safer

One of the biggest potential security vulnerabilities -- public Wi-Fi -- may soon get its fix. It appears that the Wi-Fi Alliance, the...


17 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Acquisition of Leading Edge Technology Assets Proving Immensely Valuable in Lucrative Lithium Space

According to Grand View Research, the global forecast for the Lithium-ion battery market is estimated to be worth an impressive $93.1 Billion by...


17 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Investors Turn to Producers to Capitalize on Lithium Growth

Without a commodities market for lithium, investors wanting to get a share of this rapidly growing segment of the energy industry are wise to keep...


17 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Investor Interest in Blockchain Rising as Additional Applications Become Evident

Investor interest in blockchain technology continues to rise, as additional applications have now arisen. Various industries have begun...


17 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Standout Canadian Players Foster 'the Cannabis Lifestyle'

Canada's impending legalization of recreational marijuana has triggered a surge in investment activity as investors lean toward Canadian companies...


16 Jan, 2018, 20:48 GMT CORRECTION: North American Oil Industry Expecting Impressive Growth as 2018 Production Forecast Nears 11 Million Barrels Per Day

MarketNewsUpdates.com News Commentary The oil industry has enjoyed a considerable upswing since the new administration took office in the United...


16 Jan, 2018, 14:00 GMT Arizona Law May Protect Medical-marijuana Users From Feds' New Stance

USA News Group - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions may be looking to crack down on pot sales in states where they are legal, but Arizona...


16 Jan, 2018, 13:50 GMT North American Cobalt & Lithium Companies Capitalizing on Increased Demand and Supply Constraints

North American cobalt companies are capitalizing on the perfect storm of increased global demand coupled with supply constraints in regions known...


16 Jan, 2018, 13:45 GMT North American Oil Industry Expecting Impressive Growth as 2018 Production Forecast Nears 11 Billion Barrels Per Day

The oil industry has enjoyed a considerable upswing since the new administration took office in the United States in 2017. In the past year,...


16 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Investors Paying Close Attention to ICO Investment Opportunities in 2018

Bitcoin was a major topic of conversation among investors in 2017, but it wasn't the only cryptocurrency related investment that garnered...


16 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT More Lithium Juniors Could Get Swallowed by Majors in 2018

The lithium industry could be in for a big M&A consolidation in 2018. Lithium X Energy Corp. (TSX-V: LIX) (OTC: LIXXF) ended 2018 with an...


16 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Fertile Ground for Canadian Cannabis Producers

Canada leads the global trend to legalize and regulate medical and recreational cannabis, and some of the biggest players in the space are listed...


12 Jan, 2018, 14:11 GMT Cryptocurrency Operations Forge Ahead Despite Rising Regulatory Concerns

Mentioned in an article regarding the cryptocurrency market published recently on CBSNews.com MoneyWatch , a small bright spot for the...


12 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Cryptocurrency Operations Forge Ahead Despite Rising Regulatory Concerns

Mentioned in an article regarding the cryptocurrency market published recently on CBSNews.com MoneyWatch , a small bright spot for the...


12 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT Cryptocurrency Finds Security Amid Underlying Mutual Distrust Common Between Trading Partners

In a global marketplace where Internet-based technologies increasingly allow businesses the means and confidence to work with each other beyond...


11 Jan, 2018, 15:30 GMT Cannabis Companies That are Primed for a big Year

California became the newest state to legalize recreational marijuana at the beginning of 2018. The market is showing utter enthusiasm for all...


11 Jan, 2018, 13:50 GMT CBD - Hemp Based Product Innovation and Sales Continue Despite Recent Political Uncertainty in Cannabis Industry

The recent U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' decision to rescind the 2013 Obama administration memo essentially stating the AG would not stand...