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Toyota suspends deliveries of the Lexus GX460

Toyota suspends deliveries of the Lexus GX460All of a sudden, troubled auto major Toyota suspended deliveries of the Lexus GX460 sport utility in Canada and the United States Wednesday for the time being after US non-profit magazine Consumer Reports highlighted concerns about the handling of the car that could cause rollovers leading to "serious injury or death."

Air Canada Chief Criticizes Emirates Airline

Calin-RovinescuAir Canada President Calin Rovinescu pulled Emirates Airline for using unfair practices for getting additional access in Canada. Coming down heavily on some Dubai and United Arab Emirates based air-lines for using predatory tactics to get more access to Vancouver and Calgary.

SNC-Lavalin gets $10-million contract from Abu Dhabi

SNC-Lavalin gets $10-million contract from Abu DhabiSNC-Lavalin Group Inc, a Montreal engineering giant has been awarded the contract worth $ 10-million by the United Arab Emirates. The firm would study a large number of projects for the Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. for increasing its financial prospectus.

Pregnant Women Need to Censor the Drugs they Take - Study

A recent study undertaken by Canadian researchers has revealed that many pregnant women or those who are planning on getting pregnant might unknowingly be taking medicines which harm their chances, or the growing fetus. The study noted that many pregnant women still take drugs which have been long known to cause birth defects.

Jordan Nuclear inks pact with Canadian Nuclear Safety

Jordan Nuclear Regulatory Commission has decided to sign an agreement with the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission in the field of nuclear administrative procedures.

Nova Scotia woman detained in Dubai for aggressive behavior

A Nova Scotia woman, Nicole Stroop-Gillis, 34, was detained in Dubai, for being drunk and behaving aggressively with an airport official during a stopover in the Middle Eastern country.

On October 1, Gillis was traveling from Kandahar Airfield, where she was working as a civilian supply technician. Her destination was South Africa, where she was flying to meet her boyfriend, and in between her trip she was supposed to stop in Dubai for 15 hours. She has also been accused for showing disrespect toward a male security official during the stop.

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