Money

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:13

The politically volatile global trade surplus stood at $422.5 billion, down from $486 billion in 2016. In 2017, China's overall trade surplus came in at $422.5 billion (€350.8 billion), roughly $64 billion less than in the previous year. His administration has slapped anti-dumping tariffs on a range of Chinese imports, such as aluminum and steel, and toughened its stance on Chinese investment in the U.S .

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:07

The tool, dubbed Ripley after the female heroine in the movie Alien , was in use from the spring of 2015 until late in 2016 in cities such as Paris, Hong Kong and Brussels, said Uber spokeswoman Melanie Ensign. The three people with knowledge of the tool believe it was justified, however, since they claim authorities outside the USA didn't always come with warrants and often relied on rather broad orders.

by | January 12, 2018 | 13:58

Shares in MoneyGram gained on Thursday on news that the old-school money transfer player has teamed up with Ripple to pilot the blockchain startup's XRP digital currency in its payments flows. Ripple is at the forefront of blockchain technology and we look forward to piloting xRapid. By joining Ripple's growing, global network, financial institutions can process their customers' payments anywhere in the world instantly, reliably and cost-effectively.

by | January 12, 2018 | 13:44

However, one woman in California caught a break when she tried to return her tree to a Costco in suburban Los Angeles. The post has since been deleted , but a vestige of it survives on the Internet . Costco is known for its generous returns policies - with basically any item able to be refunded at any time except electronics, which have a 90 day limit.

by | January 12, 2018 | 12:23

Wall Street will no doubt take note of that fact once Dropbox's stock starts trading. Snap shares are down 15 percent from its IPO last March. "Cash is oxygen", Houston said in an onstage interview at the time. The company will have to show potential investors how it's differentiating its core file-sharing products and newer collaboration tools from the likes of Google , Microsoft and Box.

by | January 12, 2018 | 12:21

In the third quarter of the group's financial year - the period that spans the 13 weeks to 25 November - Tesco recorded like-for-like sales growth of 2.3 per cent for that region. Tesco , the UK's biggest supermarket chain, reported like-for-like growth of 1.9% for its United Kingdom stores, a performance it said as thanks to the strength of its food business which saw underlying growth of 3.4%.

by | January 12, 2018 | 12:21

Sam's Club has confirmed the company will close a "series of clubs", but it's still unclear which stores will be closing. The only other Florida store on that list was in the town of Fern Park, near Altamonte Springs. Yes, the Sam's Club in Sioux Falls is still open for business. The first Sam's Club , founded by Sam Walton , opened on April 7, 1983, in Midwest, Okla.

by | January 12, 2018 | 12:17

Like so many others, Tesla has been caught up in this mess and, coordinating the the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), announced a recall of 2012 Model S vehicles in January of 2017 to replace the passenger-side air bag.

by | January 12, 2018 | 12:11

Additionally, Walmart will be providing a one-time bonus to hourly employees ranging from $200 to $1,000 depending on how long the they have been with the company and expanding its paid leave policy to provide 10 weeks of paid maternity leave and six weeks of paid parental leave.

by | January 12, 2018 | 12:09

India's space program has a budget of around $4 billion and Modi's government hopes the latest launches will improve its prospects of winning a larger share of the more than $300 billion global space industry. ISRO said that it will be launching 30 new satellites in the coming days. However, he also added that after 100 successes there can still be failures.

by | January 11, 2018 | 15:39

The recalled ice cream bars were sold in Meijer retail store located in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, and Wisconsin. Fieldbrook Foods Corporation takes the safety and integrity of our products very seriously. Listeria monocytogenes , a "common organism found in nature", according to the release, could cause listeriosis if consumed in food. Fieldbrook Foods Corporation, of Dunkirk, NY., issued the recall January 5, 2018.

by | January 11, 2018 | 12:21

Ford fans have been asking for a fuel efficient diesel offering in the smaller, lighter, F-150 truck for a while now and Ford will now offer just such a truck in the 2018 model year. Compared to the Ram, the F-150 is only 4% more powerful, but its payload capacity is 23% higher (2,020 lb for Ford vs. 1,640 lb for FCA). While the Ford engine and the Land Rover powerplant share similar displacements, block architecture, and outputs (254 hp in the Land Rover vs.

by | January 11, 2018 | 11:15

At the same time the ban on cryptocurrency exchanges was announced, South Korea's two largest cryptocurrencies were raided by local authorities. At the same time, 5% of all bitcoins are traded against the won after USA dollar. " We were asked by the tax officials to disclose paperwork and things yesterday ", the source told Reuters . The source said police have been investigating the company since past year, suspecting their operations of " gambling ".

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:53

In a statement released tonight by the presidential office, the president stated that in order to investigate and take actions related to complaints and allegations about the so-called capture of the State (participation of private companies in government efforts) made a decision to establish this commission.

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:32

According to sources, the two plotted a false case to "land in trouble" and get themselves lodged in the jail to serve their boss, Lalu Yadav , who was given a sentence of 3.5 year to serve in the Fodder Scam case. The Superintendent of Birsa Munda Central Jail, where Lalu is lodged since December 23 after his conviction in a fodder scam case related to fraudulent with drawl of Rs.89.27 lakh from the Deoghar treasury 21 years ago, could not be reached for the comments.

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:24

A wider rollout of the new solar product appeared to be linked to transferring production from Tesla's pilot factory in Fremont to the bigger facility in Buffalo. These particular roof tiles aim to change the way that rooftop solar installations are perceived, as they will be able to produce clean electricity without compromising the "aesthetic" side of the roof replacing conventional bricks with energy-generating ones.

by | January 11, 2018 | 08:56

In a significant decision, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved 100% foreign investment in single brand retail trading and construction development and chose to open up Air India for FDI up to 49%. This measure indicates that the Modi government is moving towards allowing FDI in multi-brand retail trade , it claimed. The Union Cabinet on Wednesday cleared 49 percent investment through FDI route in Air India.

by | January 11, 2018 | 08:44

Gove, who arrived at the meeting carrying a reusable coffee cup, is understood to be considering a wide range of proposals to boost resource efficiency and minimise plastic waste. Gove told colleagues that the 5p charge in supermarkets and other large retailers has resulted in a 90% decline in use. The 5p charge in England has contributed to a reduction of almost 90% in their use, the government says.

by | January 11, 2018 | 06:10

But some economists noted that China had already eased Treasury holdings and would not be able to more aggressively reduce holdings without hurting its portfolio, given its need for stable and liquid dollar assets. That 10-year yield level Gundlach referred to was a level last seen a day before the Federal Reserve raised interest rates at its March 14-15 policy meeting.

by | January 11, 2018 | 03:11

Toyota and Mazda are forming a capital alliance and splitting the cost for the plant equally. The plant will produce 300,000 vehicles a year and should open on a 2,500-acre former cotton field in 2021, about 14 miles from Toyota's engine plant in Huntsville .

by | January 11, 2018 | 01:05

Pettine was chosen to replace longtime Packers coordinator Dom Capers , a Cambridge, Ohio native, and graduate of the University of Mount Union. Coming from Ryan's complex 3-4 based defenses, Pettine spent this year helping out with Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll's 4-3 based Cover 3.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:25

The report, entitled The SVOD Report: Charting The Growth In SVOD Services Across The UK, also revealed that Sky's NOW TV service achieved the largest annual subscription growth of 70 per cent, adding 600,000 subscribers in the previous year to reach a subscription base of 1.4 million homes.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:16

But Derby's immediate response is to extend his stay with the club well beyond the end of his current contract. The former Birmingham boss has led the Rams to second place in the Championship and is eager to continue his work, putting pen to paper on an extension until 2021.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:53

The author states that because the average's fallback is slow, trading systems can be created with nearly whipsaw-free trades. Over the course of the day 22,302 shares traded hands, as compared to an average volume of 148,100 over the last 30 days for iShares US Healthcare (NYSEARCA:IYH).

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:49

Microbeads that wash down drains can not be filtered out by many wastewater treatment plants, meaning that tiny plastics slip easily into waterways. The ban was announced following a two-month consultation looking at what steps could be taken to prevent other sources of plastic from entering the marine environment.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:39

Kristian Bush said in a press release. After five years apart, the reunited Sugarland is going on tour, including a stop to The Great Allentown Fair. Since the band's inception in 2002, Sugarland has sold almost 10 million albums domestically, earned seven No. 1 singles to date and amassed over 260 million on-demand streams.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:20

TCL has revealed the first product in its new Alto line of audio devices. The Chinese TV manufacturer had a successful year in 2017, releasing several excellent Roku TV models at competitive price points that put the company in the spotlight of a stage that is only getting more and more crowded.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:16

While head of a Brooklyn nonprofit between August 2015 and July 2015, Harris allegedly used $23,000 meant to rent a studio for personal use in her checking account, according to the indictment unsealed Tuesday. Attorney for the Eastern District of NY. "When she learned that law enforcement was investigating her various fraud schemes, she pressured witnesses to lie to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and cover them up", Donoghue said.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:15

Bezos topped $100 billion in net worth in November. Amazon's share price, and therefore Bezos' net worth, has jumped significantly since September. Although Bezos' wealth is the largest overall figure, it does not compare to famously wealthy individuals in the past.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:11

Share value in Kodak popped on the news, climbing almost 120 percent to $6.80 as of writing. The coin launch is the latest effort by Kodak to turn around a decades-long slide into obscurity by a brand that was once synonymous with photography.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:13

The CEO is one of the most respected on Wall Street and the comments have been the bane of the cryptocurrency for some time. However, Bitcoin has become increasingly hard to ignore. "I'm not interested that much in the subject at all", he said. The bitcoin was always to me what governments are going to feel about bitcoin when it gets really big.

by | January 09, 2018 | 09:41

Last Tuesday, according to the private schedule, Trump had his first meeting with his chief-of-staff John Kelly at 11am, followed by an hour of executive time . As Sargent reports, Sanders didn't exactly deny Swan's report, saying that Trump's time "in the morning is a mix of residence time and Oval Office time but he always has calls with staff, Hill members, cabinet members and foreign leaders during this time".

by | January 09, 2018 | 07:39

While the styling of the Niro EV Concept will be closely related to the production version, other features have been included to showcase more general advanced technology Kia is developing for the future. Kia also envisages face and voice recognition being used in preference to a traditional key. For example, the Niro EV Concept could theoretically limit its maximum power if it recognized a teen driver behind the wheel.

by | January 09, 2018 | 07:26

However, he said the end of some models and gradual introduction of others had held back sales. Contribution to this growth came from nearly all model lines of Jaguar Land Rover , starting with the XE followed by the XF, F-PACE, Discovery Sport and Range Rover Evoque .

by | January 09, 2018 | 04:32

New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 46. South southeast wind 3 to 5 miles per hour. Low around 41. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 30 miles per hour. North wind 10 to 15 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 20 miles per hour.