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For 2015, International Air Transport Association Reports Great Reduction in Numbers of Fatal Airline Accidents

The International Air Transport Association or IATA released its safety performance data on Monday for the commercial airline industry for 2015. The numbers reflected a big jump down in airline accidents compared to the previous year.

According to IATA's official website, four accidental air crashes led to136 deaths in 2015, compared to 641 deaths in the previous year. Crashes of Germanwings 9525 and Metrojet 9268 were not counted in the total fatalities of the year as the incidents were considered as deliberate acts of illegal intervention.

Slow Down in Housing Market Could be a Drag on Canada’s Economy

Slow Down in Housing Market Could be a Drag on Canada’s EconomyThe housing market in Canada is likely to be a restraining factor on the economic growth for few years ahead. The oversupply and high levels of household debt are the main reasons for the drag.

Total Energy Services Inc Will not Chase Acquisition Deal for Strad Energy Services Ltd.

On Wednesday, Total Energy Services Inc , the Calgary-based oilfield services provider said  that the company will no longer pursue a purchase deal of Strad Energy Services Ltd, which is its smaller rival. The decision was taken after Strad Energy Services Ltd. adopted a poison pill.

On Monday Total Energy, the Canadian company said that it plans to make an offer to buy the remaining of Strad Energy at C$2.90 a share. This was the company's second attempt to take over the Strad.

BlackBerry Shares Climb 30% on Samsung Bid Rumours

BlackBerry Shares Climb 30% on Samsung Bid RumoursOn Wednesday, some rumours about Samsung approaching BlackBerry for sales deal shot up its shares nearly by 30%.

A report said that Samsung the South Korean firm has approached BlackBerry for buying the company in an offer of nearly $7.5 billion.

Towline Secured Successfully to Drifting Container Ship by Canada Coast Guards

Towline Secured Successfully to Drifting Container Ship by Canada Coast Guards On Friday a Russian container ship which is carrying hundreds of tons of fuel drifted without power in the rough seas off the northern coast of British Columbia. The scenario is described as its "worst fear" by the nearby First Nation community.

Causes of double vision

Causes of double visionMemories of my aged mother grumbling that she could see two pictures of the same individual on the TV screen makes me ponder what causes twofold vision. What's more, I ponder, what number of kids are continuously sedated for consideration shortfall hyperactive issue when the inconvenience is in their eyes?

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