Economy

by | June 04, 2018 | 21:12

The dog was in a cargo hold on a Phoenix-to-Newark flight that stopped in Detroit, where he was found dead. It was on a flight from Phoenix to Newark. "The family now has Alejandro and we continue to offer our support". When the family arrived at their destination, the dog was found dead . "That's exactly what happened, and someone has to be responsible for it", Dellegrazie said.

by | June 04, 2018 | 20:59

The US and China have been at loggerheads over trade and industrial practices for months. In a rare show of division, the six other G7 member countries issued a statement asking US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to convey their "unanimous concern and disappointment " about the tariffs.

by | June 04, 2018 | 20:42

It's certainly connected. Cambridge Analytica was able to get its hands on the data of so many Facebook users-up to 87 million-because Facebook used to make it easy for third parties to get data on Facebook users and everyone with whom those users were connected.

by | June 04, 2018 | 20:33

Microsoft might pay upwards of $5 billion for the company. More importantly for Microsoft, perhaps, the acquisition would give it the opportunity to integrate its cloud and development tools more closely with some of the most popular open-source projects.

by | June 04, 2018 | 20:26

If history is anything to go by, Apple is all but certain to unveil the latest iOS version tonight. My colleague Benjamin Mayo recalls that iOS 7 was so buggy in early releases that the whole phone would frequently crash. There also might be some news about Apple's streaming service. Don't expect any new iPhones, Apple usually saves those for later. MacOS now has a dark theme; however, as it stands, it only has the functionality of changing the appearance of the menubar and the dock.

by | June 04, 2018 | 20:15

Macron wants to turn Europe's existing bailout fund into a European Monetary Fund (EMF), to act as a buffer in any future financial crises in the bloc, which was almost torn apart in a debt crisis in 2009. The German chancellor is famously careful and deliberate when acting on issues, but she was criticised by members of her own government for not speaking out in support of Macron sooner.

by | June 03, 2018 | 19:10

Bin Salman is also responsible for a massive "anti-corruption" crackdown a year ago, which saw over 200 Saudi princes, ministers, and officials arrested in a move that, analysts say, was actually an attempt to consolidate power and extort money from the wealthy.

by | June 03, 2018 | 18:32

The U.S. also wants its representatives to make site visits to check ZTE's claims about components without coordinating with Chinese government officials, as required by a non-public agreement between the countries, sources said . But on Tuesday, the White House announced that it would impose 25 percent tariffs on $50 billion worth of imported goods from China, with a final list of what imports will be covered to be published next month.

by | June 03, 2018 | 18:30

The agency said in a statement Friday that management was taking "tough actions" but that "relative to peers, Deutsche Bank will remain a negative outlier for some time". "We are highly focused on addressing identified weaknesses in our USA operations", the bank said. Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April 26th.

by | June 03, 2018 | 18:16

The sources claim that Greene explained the company's decision a bit, saying that it had chose to work with the Defense Department at a time when it was heavily pursuing government contracts. A Google spokesperson did not immediately respond to questions about Greene's comments. "I think we should do a good PR on the story of DoD collaborating with GCP from a vanilla cloud technology angle (storage, network, security, etc.), but avoid at COSTS any mention or implication of AI", Fei-Fei ...

by | June 03, 2018 | 17:51

Unveiling the company's plans through 2022, Marchionne said Fiat Chrysler will invest 9 billion euros (US$10.5 billion) as it tries to catch up in the market for gas-electric hybrids and fully-electric vehicles, without forsaking a core market that still wants internal combustion engines.

by | June 03, 2018 | 17:28

The breakdown of targeted stores came after Sears announced a almost half-billion dollar loss in the quarter, sending its already depleted stock tumbling. The release states that the closures are part of the company's ongoing efforts to streamline its operations and focus on its best-performing stores.

by | June 02, 2018 | 08:23

He also said he believes there will not be a long-term impact on relations with the affected countries and that they "will get over this in due course". Mexico said it will impose wide-ranging "equivalent " measures, including on American steel and farm products. The European Union said it would impose taxes on a number of United States imports, including Harley-Davidson motorcycles , Levi's jeans and Kentucky bourbon.

by | June 02, 2018 | 08:22

In an economic outlook report released on Wednesday, the OECD said the country's economy will grow three percent for both this year and next year. In the Euro zone, the PIB is expected to increase 2.2 percent this year and 2.1 percent in 2019. The growth of Slovenia's GDP is expected to slow down to 3.9% in 2019, which is nevertheless an upgrade compared to the OECD's previous forecast for Slovenia for next year (3.4%).

by | June 02, 2018 | 04:16

Conte initially dropped his bid to secure cabinet after President Mattarella's blocked Conte's initial choice for economy minister , which cast doubt on the ability of the coalition to form a government. With the new deal on Thursday, Giovanni Tria , a little-known economics professor, will get the key economy ministry job, replacing Savona. The European Union is treading cautiously as the political crisis in Italy fuels fear of a renewed threat to the long-term credibility of the eurozone.

by | June 02, 2018 | 01:20

New jitters about the stability of the euro sent the currency's value against the dollar to its lowest level in nearly a year. USA markets were closed Monday for the Memorial Day holiday. Spain's 10-year bond yield fell 3 bps to 1.46 percent, while Portuguese yields tumbled nearly 10 bps. Spain's 10-year bond yield fell 16 bps to a two-week low of 1.33 percent ES10YT=RR, while the yield spread over Germany tightened to 94 bps compared with Wednesday's high of 134 bps.

by | June 01, 2018 | 19:16

He has argued that global oversupply of steel and aluminium , driven by China, threatens U.S. steel and aluminium producers, which are vital to the US. Trump, in his proclamation announcing the new tariffs , said he did it to protect national security . The UK steel industry employs about 31,000 people and sends about 7 percent of its exports to the United States, according to the organisation.

by | June 01, 2018 | 18:59

The National Court in Madrid last week handed down prison sentences to the tune of a combined 351 years to 29 people in connection with a slush fund set up in the 1990s and early 2000s to illegally finance PP campaigns. Spain's center-right Ciudadanos (Citizens) party is vowing fierce opposition to the incoming minority Socialist government, urging prime minister-designate Pedro Sanchez to call an early general election.

by | June 01, 2018 | 18:35

At 13:48 pm. EDT the Dow Jones Industrial Average . DJI was down 406.82 points, or 1.64 percent, at 24,346.27, the S&P 500 . SPX was down 34.69 points, or 1.27 percent, at 2,686.64 and the Nasdaq Composite . The DAX 30 index in German was down 1.53 per cent, and France's CAC 40 index fell 1.29 per cent. On the currency front, the US dollar is trading at 108.82 yen compared to the 108.77 yen it fetched at the close of NY trading on Tuesday.

by | June 01, 2018 | 17:57

JAB Holdings is one of those companies, though Nestle still holds top spot in the coffee market. Pret A Manger opened in London in 1986, and as well as its strong presence on the UK High Street has expanded into the US, Hong Kong, China and France.

by | June 01, 2018 | 17:25

These shops are handing out free doughnuts, so get there in a hurry. Limit is one per customer, and no purchase is necessary. Entenmann's is searching for the first ever Chief Donut Officer in a nationwide contest. Several locations are participating and giving away free doughnuts. Heres where to find free doughnuts and more. Customers also have the option to order customized doughnuts.

by | May 31, 2018 | 19:43

The Australian version launched late previous year, with some 60 million products available. Australian shoppers using Amazon's global site will be unable to place orders, with the retail giant stopping shipping due to new GST rules. "Amazon's huge scale leaves them in a far better position" than other overseas-based retailers, he said. "Amazon Global Store will allow Australian customers to shop on amazon.com.au for over 4 million items that were previously only accessible on amazon.com".

by | May 31, 2018 | 19:14

Italy has been in political crisis since the weekend when the country's 75-year-old president, Sergio Mattarella , refused to accept the nomination of Paolo Savona , a Eurosceptic, for the role of finance minister. The leaders of Five Star and the League, Luigi Di Maio and Matteo Salvini , denounced the veto, decrying what they called meddling by Germany, ratings agencies and financial lobbies.

by | May 31, 2018 | 18:28

Social media , too, went into a tizzy with consumers using hashtags such as '#petrolled' and '#fuelonfire' to highlight the apathy of the common man. The revised petrol prices in metropolitan cities are- Delhi: Rs 77.83 per litre; Mumbai: 85.65; Kolkata: 80.47 and Chennai: 80.80.

by | May 31, 2018 | 17:42

The Trump administration announced Thursday it will impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Europe, Mexico and Canada after failing to win concessions from the American allies. If he does impose the tariffs, the European Union has vowed to hit back with its own tariffs on American goods, including iconic items such as Harley-Davidson motorbikes, blue jeans and bourbon whiskey.

by | May 30, 2018 | 13:30

The 29-year-old motorist also told police she was checking her phone to compare different routes at the time of the accident. Cota wrote that the vehicle had Tesla's semi-autonomous Autopilot feature activated when it crashed into a parked police department vehicle.

by | May 30, 2018 | 13:28

Target says it plans to expand that training. Find out which stores are closing and when right here . "Starbucks was just a microcosm of how black people have been dehumanized and I wanted to be a part of that conversation", he said today on " Good Morning America " in reference to the recent incident in which two young black men were arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks.

by | May 30, 2018 | 11:19

Court of Appeal. Finance Minister Bill Morneau believes Canada's authority to build the pipeline will be able to overcome any resistance, be it from protesters or the B.C. But the story gets worse for Canadian taxpayers. Nothing for the time being, other than the certainty that TMX will finally be built. Two new pipelines were built to the United States under former prime minister Stephen Harper: TransCanada's Keystone pipeline to Nebraska (not to be confused with Keystone XL), and ...

by | May 29, 2018 | 11:26

On May 15, the price of petrol was increased by 17 paise a litre and that of diesel by 21 paise a litre in Delhi. Diesel too hit a new lifetime high with prices in Delhi touching Rs 69.06 a litre, Kolkata Rs 71.61 per litre, Mumbai Rs 73.53 a litre and in Chennai Rs 72.91 per litre.

by | May 28, 2018 | 06:47

The US (19.53 mbd) and China (12.02 mbd) are the top two. The rises are due to the price of oil increasing to above $80, combined with a poor pound to dollar exchange rate of $1.33, which negatively affects the cost of fuel on the wholesale market as fuel is traded in dollars.

by | May 28, 2018 | 05:13

We're talking to them [North Korea] now. "We'd like to do it". Trump cited North Korean hostility in canceling the summit . The two Korean leaders on Saturday met for an impromptu summit at North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's request, South Korean President Moon Jae-in announced Sunday.

by | May 27, 2018 | 01:47

Her name is Ellie, and she caused quite a stir on the concourse today as she unexpectedly went into labor . The father to the little ones, named Nugget, was also traveling with the crew and was there for the birth. James added that they planned to go back to their home in Bradenton, Florida, with the dogs and the puppies and calm their nerves before deciding on a plan to drive to Philadelphia with the puppies.

by | May 27, 2018 | 01:18

In addition, market participants fear that the Organization of countries-exporters of oil ( OPEC ) can in June to increase production because of the risks associated with Venezuela and Iran . "It seems that the market is pausing at current levels". OPEC and non-OPEC producers, led by Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation, agreed to cut production by 1.8 million barrels per day (MMBPD) until the end of 2018 to lower oil stockpiles and lift oil prices .

by | May 27, 2018 | 00:35

Petrol is being sold for Rs 80.42 per litre in Chennai while the price in Kolkata was Rs 80.12 per litre. India is particularly at risk from stronger global prices for crude oil as it is the No.3 importer of the commodity buying about 80 percent of its oil needs.

by | May 26, 2018 | 00:10

In a statement, Trump says his administration will fight to ensure the nation's military has the resources "to fight the courageous fight so they may return, safe and sound, to their loving families and friends". Mr. Trump said he was given the option of leaving immediately after the ceremony, or staying to shake hands with all the graduates. The president began his commencement address by praising the graduates' diligence and patriotism, in a speech that seemed to largely stick to the ...