A source at a Saudi bank told Reuters the bank was contacted by the central bank on Wednesday afternoon asking for information about all their Canadian exposure - investments in Canada and foreign exchange positions.
Several countries have expressed support for Saudi Arabia, including Egypt and Russian Federation, which both told Ottawa it was unacceptable to lecture the kingdom on human rights.
The fallout continues in the diplomatic dust-up between Canada and Saudi Arabia, with Riyadh issuing a laundry list of edicts to show its displeasure with criticism from Global Affairs Canada. "Both sides need to diplomatically resolve this together". " It subsequently froze all new trade agreements with Canada and gave the Canadian ambassador to Riyadh 24 hours to leave".
Jubeir added that Saudi Arabia was "considering additional measures" against Canada, without elaborating.
The first seeds of dissension were sown by a tweet from Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland on Thursday which criticised Saudi's detainment of human right activists including Samar Badawi in Riyadh and called for their immediate release. Saudia Airlines has also announced it will suspend flights to and from Canada starting August 13.
The Canadian dollar slid Wednesday after the Financial Times reported that Saudi Arabia had begun selling off its holdings of the country's bonds, stocks, and cash.
The Canadian currency dropped as much as 0.5 per cent to 76.21 USA cents after the Financial Times reported that the Saudi Arabia central bank and state pension funds have instructed their overseas asset managers to dispose of Canadian assets starting Tuesday. "Canada knows what it needs to do", he said. Annual Saudi-Canadian trade hovers around $4bn.
An earlier instance of his power wielding-the jailing of other women's rights activists-proceeded the lifting of Saudi's longstanding ban on female drivers in June.
"We have always said that the politicisation of human rights matters is unacceptable", Zakharova said.
One of NASCAR's longtime participants believes Brian France has been unfairly blamed for the downturn in NASCAR. Jim France, 73, is the younger brother of Bill France, Jr, and has worked for the company throughout his life.
Overall, the company posted a loss of $353m, or 27 cents a share, compared with a loss of 36 cents a share a year ago. For the current quarter ending in October, Snap said it expects revenue in the range of $265 million to $290 million.
Gates testified that Manafort asked him to float Calk, who was on Trump's economic advisory council, for Secretary of the Army. Manafort would ask him to make payments to various vendors or bank accounts in the USA and overseas .
Joe Crowley, progressives hope to demonstrate that their policies can win over voters in the middle of the country. Sanders came to the state last month to campaign for Thompson, who faced a primary challenge but won easily.
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Over 30 girls were allegedly raped at the shelter home run by Brajesh Thakur, the chief of the state-funded NGO. The CBI, however, stated that it has not carried out any investigation into cases of sexual assault.
The planet is only around 20 light years from Earth, but it's not really doing much besides relaxing in the vastness of space. Brown dwarfs are failed stars-objects much larger than most planets but too small to sustain fusion reactions.
Customs will begin collecting the duties on 279 product lines, down from 284 items on the initial list , as of August 23, the U.S. And President Donald Trump has threatened to impose tariffs on virtually everything China sells to the United States.
The Colorado Springs Fire Department asked all patrons of the zoo to remain where they are as storms continue to pound the area. A chance of showers with a risk of a thunderstorms may continue Monday evening and over night.
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