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by | September 14, 2018 | 15:25

The possibility of new talks comes as China is wary of the "very painful" impact of additional United States tariffs given its economic slowdown, with its gross domestic product at the lower end of its growth range for the past three years.

by | September 14, 2018 | 03:27

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, speaking at the Women in the World summit, was circumspect about the talks, saying only that he remains hopeful. Trudeau and his ministers will hold a caucus retreat in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, to plot their strategy.

by | September 14, 2018 | 00:03

There had been indications from the bank that it would raise rates after inflation came in at almost 18 percent in August. Erdogan again described interest rates as a " tool of exploitation " but vowed that "we can not be taken advantage of".

by | September 12, 2018 | 23:16

He said that the statement is far from the truth and misleads people. In Mumbai , petrol sold at Rs 88.21 and diesel at Rs 77.41, according to All India Petrol Dealers Association (AIPDA). Petrol was selling at Rs 82.95 in Kochi on Tuesday, and diesel at Rs 76.95. He said that the central government has collected Rs 10 lakh crore in the past four-and-a-half years in the name of excise duty, thus burdening the common man.

by | September 12, 2018 | 06:26

Gasparino's tweet was referring to Trump's assertion that the GDP is now higher than the unemployment rate for the first time in "over 100 years". Many small-business people felt Obama was dismissive toward their efforts, particularly after his "You didn't build that" comment in July 2012.

by | September 12, 2018 | 00:01

More than 400 hundred officers from the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division will be stationed in the coastal areas to help assists evacuation and protect property. Florence is a category 4 hurricane with winds at 130 miles per hour as of 8 a.m. While national reconnaissance aircraft noted this morning the hurricane weakened slightly, it's expected to strengthen again later today.

by | September 11, 2018 | 17:28

The Focus Active was set to be the first Chinese-made Ford offered in the US, while General Motors now imports the Buick Envision SUV and Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid. Bank of America Merrill Lynch, meanwhile, isn't as dismissive of the effects of the proposed tariffs on Apple, which in the worst case scenario might have to raise prices in the USA on products like the Apple Watch, AirPods, the HomePod and Beats headphones to make up for the hit.

by | September 11, 2018 | 07:14

Fuel prices continue to soar and on Saturday, petrol price for the first time crossed the Rs 85 mark in the city. Earlier, petrol prices were revised every fortnight, meaning that unlike now, the prices changed on the 1st and 16th of every month.

by | September 10, 2018 | 22:27

Ford planned to import the Focus Active from a plant in China but the 25-percent tariff introduced by the United States in July on vehicles imported from China caused Ford to cancel the plan in August, meaning the Mustang could soon be the only model in the Blue Oval's lineup that isn't an SUV or utility.

by | September 10, 2018 | 18:46

According to these reports, Naidu has proposed to announce a reduction of Rs 2 each on a litre of petrol and diesel, instead of a specific percentage reduction in the Value-Added Tax. As per the country's pricing mechanism, the domestic fuel prices are dependent upon the worldwide fuel prices on a 15-day average and the impact of the rupee-US dollar fluctuations.

by | September 10, 2018 | 17:37

The tweet followed a letter Apple sent to the Trump administration saying that the proposed $200 billion tariffs on Chinese-made products would result in many Apple products getting hit by the 25 percent increase in import tax. Trump previously has claimed that Apple is building new plants in the United States, but the iPhone maker has not announced any such plans. Chinese trade data released on Saturday could give Trump more reason to turn up the heat.

by | September 10, 2018 | 14:28

The latest round of executive departures comes after Elon Musk opted to walk away from his initiative to take the company private last month. "Totally legal", Rogan responded, handing Musk the joint. Concerned investors drove Tesla's stock price down 5 percent to $265.22 as of 12:12 p.m. on Friday. On Aug. 24 Musk put out a statement saying the go-private deal was off, drawing scrutiny from the Securities and Exchange Commission.

by | September 10, 2018 | 11:09

Ma, a former English teacher with no technical background, co-founded Alibaba in 1999 with 17 others and has become one of China's richest people with a net worth of $36.6 billion, according to Forbes . I plan on continuing my role as the founding partner in the Alibaba Partnership and contribute to the work of the partnership. Daniel Zhang, chief executive of Alibaba Group.

by | September 10, 2018 | 00:47

Economists surveyed by Bloomberg expected 195,000 payroll gains. The U-6, or underemployment rate, fell to 7.4% from 7.5%. A man holds his briefcase while waiting in line during a job fair in Melville, New York July 19, 2012. That may be due to a pool of discouraged and other workers who had been on the sidelines, but some experts believe that supply will soon run thin. But retail payrolls fell 5,900 last month and government shed 3,000.

by | September 09, 2018 | 23:28

Moonves faces allegations of sexual harassment from six different women over a period of several years, with dozens more alleging other abuses. If the talks are successful, Moonves' right-hand man, COO Joe Ianniello , will serve as interim CEO, CNBC reported , citing people close to the negotiations.

by | September 09, 2018 | 10:30

Meanwhile, Diesel prices, increased by Rs 0.52 per litre (Rs 72.07 per litre) in Delhi and by Rs 0.55 per litre (Rs 76.51) in Mumbai today. Diesel price rose from Rs 74.19 per litre to Rs 74.40. On Tuesday, former Finance Minister P Chidambaram had stated that the "Relentless rise in prices of petrol and diesel is not inevitable". The consistent hike in fuel prices has led the opposition parties to blame the Modi government for mismanagement.

by | September 09, 2018 | 01:52

During a speech over the weekend , Sanders called out Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos for the company's pay practices, despite the businessman's vast fortune. The proposal by the socialist who came within an ace of being the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee would tax employers one dollar for every dollar that their employees take in food stamp, health-care and other welfare benefits.

by | September 08, 2018 | 22:45

At the time, Burberry said it only destroyed items that carried its trademark and only worked with specialist companies which were able to harness the energy from the process. Former Givenchy star Tisci has previously designed costumes for Beyonce and Madonna and releases his debut collection in September. The decision to stop destroying unsold items takes the rebranding effort one step further.

by | September 08, 2018 | 21:23

The S&P 500 Index fell by 0.1% to the lowest in two weeks. And China has vowed to hit $60bn in U.S. products in retaliation. Signs have been growing in recent weeks that Trump wants to focus his ire on China, which he has repeatedly accused of trading unfairly.

by | September 08, 2018 | 05:53

The U.S. already imposes a 25 percent tariff on around $ 50 billion of Chinese goods, principally technology imports. USA stocks plummetted on Friday as the news broke, with The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropping around 140 points in little over half an hour.

by | September 08, 2018 | 00:13

In the intervening months, bitcoin's price has cratered, and Business Insider's Dakin Campbell and Frank Chaparro now report that the investment bank is shelving its crypto-trading plans, citing people familiar with the matter. This type of trading does not make an actual delivery of the physical oil. Other large financial firms have meanwhile also pulled back on digital money projects with bitcoin prices plunging this year.

by | September 07, 2018 | 19:59

Available this fall, the 2019 Jaguar i-Pace small AWD crossover has a 90 kWh battery making 394 horsepower and 512 pound-feet of torque, good for a 240-mile range and 0-60 miles per hour time of 4.5 seconds. As such, luxury and space are in similar supply to the GLC-Class , making it easy for those shopping for a gas or diesel-engined crossover or SUV with these features and dimensions to choose an electric vehicle instead.

by | September 06, 2018 | 23:57

Canada rejoined the talks with the aim of reaching a three-way pact, but Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland abruptly ended the last round of talks on Friday with no deal, after derogatory remarks by Trump about Canada were leaked.

by | September 06, 2018 | 19:03

Household consumption expenditure slowed to 1.5% growth from a 3.2% increase in the first quarter. The following are news items in South African major news outlets on Monday. Analysts had predicted the economy would grow 0.6 percent in the latest quarter. Pienaar said government, the private sector as well as economists may have over-estimated growth after the economy grew by 1.3% in real terms in 2017.

by | September 06, 2018 | 15:50

Kellogg's had in June made a decision to recall an estimated 1.3 million cases of its Honey Smacks cereal from more than 30 U.S. states due to the potential for Salmonella contamination. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say 30 more people have been sickened in a salmonella outbreak linked to a popular children's cereal.

by | September 06, 2018 | 15:49

There's not a shred or scintilla of evidence to back it up. He alleged that Mr Unsworth, 63, had spent decades visiting and living in Thailand and had recently moved to Chiang Rai in northern Thailand "for a child bride who was about 12 years old at the time ".

by | September 06, 2018 | 15:46

Richard Liu, also known by his Chinese name Liu Qiangdong, was arrested over the misconduct allegations late Friday and released Saturday afternoon in the Minneapolis. Liu faces a first-degree felony if he is charged with the crime, according to the Associated Press and the South China Morning Post , citing police records that are not public at the moment.

by | September 06, 2018 | 02:11

So when they saw a bare wall, they had an idea that the two of them, both Filipino-American, were the people to fill it... with a giant picture of themselves. They modeled for the photo, holding a McDonald's burger and fries, then edited it to look like the other images hanging inside the restaurant. The tweet promoting their no-takedown streak has garnered more than 950,000 likes and 240,000 retweets as of posting.

by | September 06, 2018 | 01:44

Oil prices have stabilized over the last two years largely thanks to a deal between OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers, including Bahrain and Oman , to curb oil output. "I see that as a possibility as well". But the Cosmo official added that the company has yet to make a final decision on its Iranian crude oil policy as the Japanese government is still in the midst of talks with the USA government to secure an exemption from looming sanctions.

by | September 05, 2018 | 07:08

She also worked on a sexual education and health curriculum for Boston Public Schools, helped push for the creation of 75 liquor licenses, and "convened the first listening-only hearing in the Boston City Council's history", she wrote on her website .

by | September 05, 2018 | 05:09

Amazon is the second corporation to exceed $1 trillion in value after Apple , which crossed the threshold on August 2 . Market watchers have been expecting both Amazon and Apple to eventually have valuations topping $1 trillion. reached last month. For fiscal 2017, Amazon and its 560,000 employees around the world reported total sales of $177.87 billion, netting it an adjusted profit of $6.15 per share, according to the company's annual report .

by | September 04, 2018 | 22:39

Apple topped the $1 trillion mark in early August. Amazon became the second big USA company to hit $1 trillion in stock market value in the latest demonstration of the rising clout of American technology heavyweights. It has held above that level since October 27, 2017. That milestone, just a month after it reached a $900 billion valuation threshold. Amazon's shares debuted at $18 on May 15, 1997.

by | September 03, 2018 | 21:44

Petrol and diesel are on a record high, less than four months after a hike that caused an uproar across the country. In Mumbai, a litre of diesel costs Rs 75.54 per litre while in Delhi it is Rs 71.15. The price of diesel, paraffin and LP gas will remain unchanged. The exchange rate has fallen to a record Rs 71 to a dollar, depreciating Rs 2.5 in a month.

by | September 03, 2018 | 18:41

State-run Xinhua news agency said the boy told police he wanted to know whether killing was "as easy and fun" as in video games . Regulators stopped approving new games several months ago, among a restructuring of ministry responsibilities.

by | September 03, 2018 | 10:24

Speaking with Business Insider reporters, Lee, who has become well-known, if not near-infamous for his seemingly undying bullish sentiment on Bitcoin , noted that Ether futures will allow speculators to weigh down on the price of ETH .