Money

by | March 25, 2018 | 05:35

On Wednesday, GBP/EUR touched on a high of 1.1461 before slipping slightly. The Bank of England plans to set up a fintech hub to ramp up UK's weak productivity levels, deputy governor Dave Ramsden said in a speech last night. These figures indicate that, in the face of recruitment difficulties, including as a result of a large fall in net migration of European Union citizens, employers are hiring people who have not been actively seeking work.

by | March 25, 2018 | 05:17

Moscow expelled its own diplomats and halted the activities of the British Council cultural organisation. Skripal had been granted refuge in the United Kingdom in 2010 under a "spy swap" but was found unconscious with his 33-year daughter in Salisbury.

by | March 25, 2018 | 04:30

She wants Zuckerberg's assurances that Facebook is prepared to take the lead on measures to protect user privacy - or Congress may step in. Facebook is working on a "way for people to know" if their data was accessed by the Cambridge Analytica survey, the company said in a post .

by | March 25, 2018 | 04:04

While it's Return on Investment ( ROI ) value is -6.5%. Tesla, Inc ., a United States of America based Company, belongs to Consumer Goods sector and Auto Manufacturers - Major industry. (NASDAQ:UEPS), we see that the current number is 0.42. Therefore 34% are positive. The firm's revenue from the Chinese market reached 2 billion US dollars in 2017, up more than 90 percent year on year, according to Tesla's China branch.

by | March 25, 2018 | 03:49

WTI settled at $65.88 a barrel, up $1.58, or 2.5 per cent. Brent crude futures were at $69.35 per barrel at 0722 GMT, down 12 cents, or 0.2 percent from their last close. "We will hopefully by year-end identify the mechanism by which we will work in 2019". There have already been warnings-from the IEA, no less-that with Venezuela's steady oil production decline, the market could even swing into a deficit before the year's end-and that's despite the booming shale oil production in the ...

by | March 25, 2018 | 03:31

SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Nike in the 4th quarter worth approximately $128,000. A stock rating usually tells investors how well a stock's market value relates to what analysts think is a fair value for the stock , based on an independent evaluation of the company.

by | March 25, 2018 | 03:29

Motco sold 21,098 shares as the company's stock rose 4.66% with the market. The Hirtle Callaghan & Co Llc holds 8,284 shares with $2.11M value, up from 184 last quarter. (NYSE:HD) rating on Friday, December 15. Investors could set buy and sell price points around target prices to maximize returns. The company was maintained on Tuesday, February 20 by FBR Capital.

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:45

The seats have been vacant since the Republicans who held them resigned December 29, 2017, to join Walker's administration. Amy Hasenberg, a Walker spokeswoman, told HuffPost that the governor was consulting with the state's attorneys to "determine the next steps in this case".

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:44

Wall Street's three major indexes tumbled in late afternoon trading on Friday as investors shied away from risky bets going into the weekend while they braced for a potential USA trade war with China. On the day's upside, gold stocks rallied as prices of the precious metal benefitted from the risk-off tone. Losses in the semiconductor sector dented the tech-heavy Nasdaq on Friday, with Micron ( MU ) shedding 8% even after an earnings beat as Citigroup lowered its rating on the chipmaker to ...

by | March 25, 2018 | 00:51

On Friday, the former Northern Ireland secretary Peter Hain said Smith had been the victim of a " terrible Stalinist purge ". Referring to Mr Corbyn's views on Brexit as "a more Eurosceptic position", he added: "It's the first instance that I can think of in living memory of a government pursuing a policy that they know is going to make our economy smaller and reduce people's livelihoods and life chances and I cannot understand why we in Labour would support that".

by | March 25, 2018 | 00:31

We played against the world champions, who were very motivated. "We have a good feeling after this game against the best team in the world", said Lopetegui, whose own unbeaten run with Spain is now 17 games. Injuries had impacted the Spain squad ahead of Friday's friendly with Sergio Busquets missing the match, however, the Spanish coach believed the team rallied in such a circumstance.

by | March 25, 2018 | 00:27

In neighboring Suffolk County, Acting Police Commissioner Stuart Cameron says there were 172 vehicle accidents in 24 hours. It is the fourth nor'easter to hit the Northeast and ME so far this month. Gov. Phil Murphy declared a state of emergency in New Jersey, where most areas were expected to see at least 8 inches. Many New Yorkers woke up Wednesday to the fourth nor'easter this month, with heavy, wet snow and strong winds disrupting travel around the region.

by | March 25, 2018 | 00:13

Writing on his Facebook page , Zuckerberg said "the most important actions to prevent this from happening again today we have already taken years ago". "We asked them multiple times and they told us they didn't have anything". Meet the whistleblower blowing the lid off Facebook & Cambridge Analytica.

by | March 24, 2018 | 13:14

The Dow Jones industrial average skidded 424.69 points, or 1.8 percent, to 23,533.20. The S&P 500 index dropped 68 points, or 2.5 percent, to 2,643, erasing its gain for the year. Still, Donisanu said that after last year's rally, investors are looking for new reasons to feel optimistic about stocks. The S&P 500 lost 2.5% to close at 2,643.69.

by | March 24, 2018 | 11:19

Israel's national carrier El Al now operates an India service to Mumbai that takes a detour over the Red Sea to avoid flying over Saudi Arabia and Iran. It flew about 60 km (37 miles) away from the capital city of Riyadh, according to the Flightradar. Netanyahu told reporters in Washington earlier this month that Air India had reached an agreement with Saudi Arabia for the route.

by | March 24, 2018 | 11:15

Tesla and SpaceX deleted their Facebook pages after CEO Elon Musk promised he would nix the pages following a spate of bad news regarding the company's handling of personal information. "His understanding of the subject is limited". Two firms that evaluate proxies for investors recommend that shareholders vote against the pay plan, which they say is unprecedented in size for a United States public company.

by | March 24, 2018 | 10:58

Trump only reluctantly backed the bill he would have to sign, according to Republican lawmakers and aides, who acknowledged the deal involved necessary trade-offs for the Democratic votes that were needed for passage despite their majority lock on Congress.

by | March 24, 2018 | 10:48

The Fed's latest rate hike marks its sixth since it began tightening credit in December 2015, after having kept its benchmark rate at a record low near zero for seven years to help nurture the economy's recovery from the recession. In a statement, the FOMC said it expects that, with further gradual adjustments in the stance of monetary policy, economic activity will expand at a moderate pace in the medium term and labour market conditions will remain strong.

by | March 24, 2018 | 10:48

The woman later died at a hospital. "What they need to do is prove that this technology works, and if customers can't trust that their cars are safe then they are not going to want to get in those cars", said Tim Stevens, Editor in Chief of CNET's Road Show.

by | March 24, 2018 | 10:46

Over six decades, the company grew into an global empire with a flagship store in New York's Times Square, a giraffe mascot named Geoffrey and an earworm jingle: "I don't wanna grow up, I'm a Toys R Us kid". In January 2004, a Season 15 episode of The Simpsons saw a similar outcome for the toy store. "There's a magic many of us experienced walking the aisles of a Toys "R" Us, a magic I want my grandchild to experience".

by | March 24, 2018 | 10:43

For a flight that THEY oversold. No one apparently did, and Preiss was apparently the passenger who'd paid the least, as she explained in a tweetstorm . "Yes", the airline said, "we issued this voucher per our policy". Eventually, United upped its offer to a $10,000 voucher, the maximum amount the company allows.

by | March 24, 2018 | 10:38

In a 937 word Facebook post, Zuckerberg has not only acknowledged the lapse on Facebook's part but has also talked about steps the company will be taking in the future to ensure such a lapse does not happen again. He admitted of making "mistakes" and said he was "happy" to answer questions about the scandal before US Congress. Zuckerberg is now pledging to further restrict developers' access to user data, including automatically removing access for any app the user hasn't opened in ...

by | March 24, 2018 | 10:05

Apple started hiding notification previews by default when it rolled out iOS 11 previous year. Yep, that's right: A new bug discovered by Mac Magazine (via 9to5Mac ) reveals that you can simply ask Siri to spy on someone's hidden notifications.

by | March 23, 2018 | 19:25

San Francisco has today put itself on the map as a world-leading city in kind, progressive law making. The vote was passed by the Board of Supervisors who voted unanimously 10-0 to enact the ordinance . The ban comes at a time when brick-and-mortar stores are struggling to reposition themselves and stay profitable as they compete with often cheaper online retailers, Lazarus said.

by | March 23, 2018 | 13:55

Around September 23, 2135, there's a chance for an asteroid to hit earth . The plan itself involves using nuclear weapons to blow apart asteroids, Armageddon style, but thankfully, the Russian scientists involved with the test weren't actually playing with risky radioactive materials.

by | March 22, 2018 | 03:42

Following a disastrous week of public-relations fiascoes involving transportation of pets, United Airlines said Tuesday it is suspending its Petsafe program with immediate effect. Of the 24 animal deaths reported by airlines in 2017, 18 were on United Airlines flights. United is the only carrier flying directly between the island and the mainland USA, according to families there, some of whom took to social media Wednesday to say they felt blindsided by United's announcement.

by | March 22, 2018 | 03:02

The 30-share index was trading at 33,339.93 at 1100hrs, up 343.17 points, or 1.04 percent. Benchmark equity indices on Wednesday lost steam in the second half of trading session as Sensex finished with gains half of intra-day high. Balrampur Chini zoomed 8.90%, while Dhampur Sugar rose 0.90%. Among sectoral indices, telecom jumped the most at 2.36%, followed by realty, capital goods, teck, power, oil & gas, infrastructure, IT, FMCG, PSU, banking and consumer durables.

by | March 22, 2018 | 02:41

Shaw Communications Inc. (NYSE:SJR) has risen 13.56% since March 21, 2017 and is uptrending. Dt Investment Partners Llc increased its stake in Wal Mart Stores Inc (WMT ) by 54.28% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

by | March 22, 2018 | 02:07

Climate migrants are people who are forced to move within their country because of water scarcity, crop failure, rising sea levels and storm surges due to climate change. The report identifies "hotspots" where people are likely going to move or settle within Ethiopia, Bangladesh and Mexico because of climate change. World Bank's chief executive officer, Kristalina Georgieva said the new research provides a wake-up call to countries and development institutions.

by | March 22, 2018 | 01:59

Both companies provide smartphone applications that connect passengers with drivers who work as independent contractors. In October Uber announced a $20 million (approximately Rs. "They have to stop operations and block their mobile applications on the internet", he told AFP. However, Careem posted on Twitter "affirms the continuation of operations normally and it (Careem) has not been officially notified of ceasing its operations".

by | March 22, 2018 | 01:52

That cap, seen through a slit in the edge of the units, covers one of the two smoke sensors and can compromise the unit's effectiveness. The model number and date code are printed on the back of the alarm. The company says the recall is due to a risk of the detector failing to alert buyers of a fire. Consumers should not remove or discard the recalled alarm until a new one is received and installed.

by | March 22, 2018 | 01:41

The Hamburg agreement, signed by all G20 leaders including Trump, said G20 countries would fight protectionism including all unfair trade practices, although it also said they recognise the role of "legitimate trade defence instruments". Morgan Stanley economists said in a report to clients late on Sunday that a broad-based application of U.S. "Section 301" remedies resulting in a 20 percent tariff on Chinese manufactured goods, coupled with a commensurate response from China , would slash ...

by | March 22, 2018 | 00:57

Interview requests with KB Toys were not returned. This was compounded by the fact that many of their vendors were hesitating to provide supplies for the company, stating their concern about receiving payment due to the large amount of debt Toys-R-Us had.

by | March 22, 2018 | 00:46

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at US$62.02 (RM242.48) a barrel at 0145 GMT, down 32 cents, or 0.5 per cent, from their previous close. That would be the largest decline since early January if confirmed by the Energy Information Administration data scheduled for release on Wednesday.

by | March 22, 2018 | 00:24

Marvel's The Avengers was a groundbreaking movie that successfully assembled four different film franchises together in one colossal blockbuster. We don't know the identity of the superhero (es) going six feet under in Avengers: Infinity War just yet, but we now know that anyone is fair game.