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by | September 20, 2018 | 09:59

When one of its planes was painted with a huge typo in its name, Cathay Pacific did not try to hide the mistake. The gaffe was spotted by a member of the Hong Kong Aviation Discussion Board , according to the airline, before it went viral.

by | September 19, 2018 | 16:38

Sources told Bloomberg the criminal investigation is still in its early stages. Although as reported by Bloomberg , the initial tweet sent its shares higher and now it looks like the Department of Justice is getting involved. "Given the feedback I've received, it's apparent that most of Tesla's existing shareholders believe we are better off as a public company", he wrote on August 24.

by | September 19, 2018 | 15:58

Strikes were planned in Chicago; Durham, N.C.; Kansas City; Los Angeles; Miami; Milwaukee; New Orleans; Orlando, Fla.; San Francisco and St. Louis. Foundation and Futures Without Violence, organizers said. "I felt like I was outside my own body, watching what was happening", she said in a complaint filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).

by | September 19, 2018 | 05:42

The announcement came shortly after the US President Donald Trump revealed additional tariffs on around $ 200 billion in Chinese goods. China will further respond accordingly if the USA insists on increasing tariffs, according to the finance ministry.

by | September 19, 2018 | 00:02

Better safe than sorry, especially when burgers are on the line! Customers can choose from cheddar, Swiss or American cheese, but special toppings will cost extra. Order a cheeseburger, small fries and a small drink for $3.49. Grubhub : This deal isn't just for cheeseburgers. They're giving away a free cheese slider with any purchase.

by | September 18, 2018 | 23:21

As part of the EU, Britain now enjoys the freedom of goods, services, money and people to move across borders with 27 other countries in the region. TUC general secretary Frances O'Grady says she will throw her weight behind a new vote if the proposed deal is bad for workers.

by | September 18, 2018 | 20:28

The Lucid Air is very much a luxury vehicle in the mould of Tesla's Model S and there are now no plans to make cheaper electric cars along the lines of Tesla's Model 3. In a statement , a spokesperson for Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund said "This investment in the electric vehicle industry, which is now experiencing rapid growth, is an added value to the Fund's portfolio which aims to achieve long-term, growing returns".

by | September 18, 2018 | 18:31

China has announced a "synchronized" retaliation against the latest tranche of tariffs levied against the country by the U.S. Unlike the first two rounds of tariffs totaling $50 billion, the new taxes launched by Trump would more directly hit American consumers.

by | September 18, 2018 | 16:18

US President Donald Trump escalated his trade war with China on Monday, imposing 10% tariffs on about $200 billion worth of Chinese imports and he warned that if China takes retaliatory action against US farmers or industries, "we will immediately pursue phase three, which is tariffs on approximately $267 billion of additional imports".

by | September 18, 2018 | 12:47

Sohn said he thinks that China will retaliate against every USA tariff and that the back-and-forth sparring will escalate until the U.S.is taxing all Chinese imports - $524 billion a year ago. Make your products in the United States instead of China. Apple had said the U.S. tariffs would affect prices for a "wide range" of Apple products, including its Watch, in a letter commenting on administration proposals earlier this month.

by | September 18, 2018 | 09:11

Alleging that China has been unwilling to change its unfair trade practices, Trump said the new additional tariff structure would be effective September 24 from when it would be at 10 percent until the year end, but would increase to 25 per cent level from January 1.

by | September 18, 2018 | 07:27

Announcing Monday's decision, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the government did not want a merger of weak banks and has, therefore, suggested the idea of amalgamating one weak bank and two strong banks, in order to create an entity which is able to increase banking operations.

by | September 18, 2018 | 07:08

President Trump claimed cost increases because of his tariffs have been "almost unnoticeable" - but didn't mention his administration's $12 billion bailout to American farmers caught up in the trade war . Beijing has since accused the United States of starting the "largest trade war in economic history". As President Trump continues to take a tough stance on trade, USA businesses are looking for ways to avoid costly import-export fees, a byproduct of ongoing trade tensions.

by | September 18, 2018 | 04:57

The practice is "particularly pronounced in China", the article said. According to the Journal , independent sellers on Amazon offer payments ranging from $80 to over $2,000 in order to have negative reviews scrubbed, restore banned merchant accounts, and obtain leaked information including reviewers' personal email addresses.

by | September 18, 2018 | 03:51

China has said it will respond to the next round of USA levies with retaliatory tariffs on US$60 billion of USA goods ranging from liquefied natural gas to aircraft. "We'll find out if it's part of a strategy at some point". The White House had no immediate comment on Monday. Trump has demanded that China cut its $375bn trade surplus with the United States, end policies aimed at acquiring U.S.

by | September 18, 2018 | 02:08

In a tweet Monday, the president said billions of dollars and jobs have been pouring into the U.S.as a result and increased costs have been essentially unnoticeable. China's foreign ministry said Monday it would strike back at the USA if Washington moved forward with new tariffs on $ 200 billion of its exports.

by | September 17, 2018 | 23:04

The companies would likely develop health-focused beverages that will ease inflammation, pain and cramping, the report said , citing sources familiar with the matter. A spokeswoman for Aurora Cannabis said the licensed producer does not discuss business development initiatives until they are finalized, but notes that it has a responsibility to shareholders to give proper consideration to all relevant opportunities that are presented.

by | September 17, 2018 | 12:58

Following crippling sanctions on Iran following the collapse of the Washington and Tehran's nuclear deal, the price of a barrel of United States crude oil could result in a price rise of $4 (£3.12) a gallon of unleaded fuel at petrol station pumps.

by | September 17, 2018 | 12:58

The deal could close within a month but must first get regulatory approval. In March, just over a month after completing the acquisition, Meredith announced plans to sell the flagship magazine as well as to seek buyers for other longtime Time Inc.

by | September 17, 2018 | 12:53

Fuel prices continue to rise in the country, with Petrol hitting Rs 82.06/litre in New Delhi, a Rs 0.15/litre increase from Sunday. India imports about 80% of its crude oil, and the falling Indian rupee will make the imports costlier and lead to a rise in fuel prices.

by | September 17, 2018 | 11:55

Carney, a former Goldman Sachs banker, has run the BoE since 2013. One Thing is certain, though, Australia interest rates are still low, making income hard to come by and keeping the focus for many investors on high yielding stocks. This was the same language used during the August MPC meeting. Carney, whose term of office was this week extended until the end of January 2020 to deal with Brexit disruption, told ministers a chaotic exit would lead to a plunge in sterling that would drive ...

by | September 17, 2018 | 11:27

Hong Kong began a massive clean-up on Monday after Typhoon Mangkhut raked the city , shredding trees and bringing damaging floods, in a trail of destruction that left dozens dead in the Philippines and millions evacuated in southern China.

by | September 17, 2018 | 03:42

Duke Energy did not provide information about specific changes made at Brunswick , other than to say emergency generators and pumps will remove stormwater if the plant floods. In a call with reporters on Wednesday, Duke officials said a decision on whether to close the Brunswick plant had not been made. With a major storm bearing down on these power plants, some thoughts are turning back to 2011, when Japan's Fukushima Daichi nuclear power plant was impacted in the wake of the ...

by | September 16, 2018 | 20:00

Marie, Mich., to grab a cheap tank of gas or case of beer anytime soon, as people who work in the marijuana industry - or invest in it - could risk a lifetime travel ban. Owen added. "Although medical and recreational marijuana may be legal in some U.S. States and Canada , the sale, possession, production and distribution of marijuana remain illegal under U.S.

by | September 16, 2018 | 20:04

The vehicle was originally launched in Nazi Germany in the 1930's but managed to shake off its links to Adolf Hitler . Indeed, despite the Beetle's fame, customers opting to purchase a auto in the price bracket have increasingly moved towards sports utility vehicles.

by | September 16, 2018 | 17:20

Compatible cellphones, which include those from every major carrier, will receive a message that reads "Presidential Alert" and "THIS IS A TEST of the National Wireless Emergency Alert System . UCLA communications professor Tim Groeling agreed, writing via email, "broadcast-based emergency alert systems. have remained professional and impartial over decades".

by | September 16, 2018 | 15:14

The Warmuran farm which supplied the berries under the brand names Berry Obsession and Berry Licious, was inspected by Queensland police and Australian Border Force officers yesterday. ANOTHER case of needles in strawberries has come to light after a woman bought punnets from Wingham Coles in New South Wales. The complaint spurred an investigation from Queensland authorities, after it was revealed the two contaminated brands were sold in stores in NSW , Queensland , Victoria and the ...

by | September 16, 2018 | 13:16

The FDA also announced 1,300 warning letters and fines to online and traditional stores that have illegally sold Juul and other e-cigarettes to minors. The said that doesn't mean e-cigarettes are benign, and officials are anxious about vaping's impact on young people's brains. More than 2 million middle school and high school students used e-cigarettes in 2017, according to a report from the FDA.

by | September 16, 2018 | 11:12

In fact, Waffle House Index is so reliable that the Federal Emergency Management Agency ( FEMA ) looks to it when a hurricane or another natural disaster is on the way. Hurricane Florence has been designated a Category 4 storm with maximum sustained winds of 130 miles per hour. In Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, an employee of a still-operating Waffle House told a reporter that during 2016's Hurricane Matthew, the location closed only after the ceiling tiles began to fall.

by | September 16, 2018 | 10:56

Oil prices fell on Thursday after rallying over the week to skirt the $80 per barrel mark. The sanctions will target Iran's oil exports from November. Asian consumers of oil have begun to reduce purchases of Iranian oil and South Korea has reduced its imports Iranian crude to zero, on direct orders of the White House.

by | September 16, 2018 | 04:42

Authorities in Australia on Thursday said they had four confirmed incidents of "contaminated strawberries" after an individual reportedly discovered a needle inside a berry after taking a bite. A nationwide recall is now in place for six strawberry brands. . Jennifer Rowling of the Queensland Strawberry Growers' Association said she believed the strawberries had been "interfered with".

by | September 16, 2018 | 00:34

Turkish lira banknotes are seen in this picture illustration in Istanbul , Turkey August 14, 2018. The increase, which was higher than expected, boosted the lira by five percent against the dollar and may ease investor concern about Erdogan's influence on monetary policy.

by | September 15, 2018 | 00:13

The White House is pushing tariffs as a powerful negotiating tool for winning what it says are better trade deals for all Americans. While certain doubts have been raised about the current global trading system, China has always supported the protection of free trade and believes that multilateralism with the WTO at its core should be strengthened, Wang added.

by | September 14, 2018 | 17:31

The new philanthropic effort is called the Bezos Day One Fund, a nod to the executive's management philosophy that organisations must view every day with the fervour of a new start, or face stagnation and decline. In January, he said he would donate $33 million to a scholarship fund for young "dreamers", immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children.

by | September 14, 2018 | 17:02

Labour MP Virendra Sharma, a champion of the anti-Brexit campaign group Better for Britain, said Carney's willingness to stay through the turbulence "shows the problems that the government are having on Brexit". Though the extension is shorter than expected - most were predicting Carney would carry on for another year - the decision does help reduce one of the immediate uncertainties surrounding Brexit.