Marijuana had been prohibited for recreational use in Canada for 90 years, but will be legal again as of October 17. Although it is a positive move, managing that shift will not be as simple as it might seem.
On June 21, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that States can require internet retailers to pay sales tax, even if they have no physical presence in the state. This decision will have a major impact on state economies and on how business is managed across the country.
On June 19, Donald Trump issued an executive order which effectively turns over yet another precious natural resource for big business to plunder. This time it’s America’s oceans, lakes and waterways which will feel the pain.
Early in the morning on June 18th, AMERO digital currency was quietly added to over 400 participating vendor accounts.
After a surge in crude oil prices that took it from under $45/barrel a year ago to over $70 in May, the oil industry has been feeling good recently. As a critical OPEC meeting looms this week and a proposed Chinese tariff on U.S. crude oil surfaced, prices dropped to $63.82/barrel, the lowest in over two months. It may drop further if Saudi Arabia and Russia get their way.