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China Moves To Limit Fuel, Textile Trade With North Korea China Moves To Limit Fuel, Textile Trade With North Korea
- September 26, 2017

China time with a magnitude of 3.4 and a depth of zero kilometers, the China Earthquake Networks Center said in a statement. USGS put the epicentre of the quake 22 km (14 miles) east-northeast of Sungjibaegam, North Korea, near the country's main nuclear test site. (more...)
Ranbir Kapoor and Mahira Khan rumoured couple dating in NY Ranbir Kapoor and Mahira Khan rumoured couple dating in NY
- September 23, 2017

Within no time, they started throwing abusive comments at her and slut-shamed her for wearing a white backless dress. "What has happened to us?" Ali Zafar has swayed and swooned us all with his melodious voice. How we react defines our own character. The alleged lovers seem to be engaged in a conversation as they smoke cigarettes. The video took the internet by storm as well. (more...)
Ryanair Pilots Reject Bonus Offer, Seek New Contracts Instead Ryanair Pilots Reject Bonus Offer, Seek New Contracts Instead
- September 22, 2017

Ryanair passengers have been left stranded for days at a time, with some desperate to get back to young children and others racking up huge and unexpected bills as they are forced to stay overseas for longer than planned. Ryanair's boss Michael O'Leary has announced plans for the airline to recruit 125 new pilots within "the next week or two". However Michael O'Leary has told the Ryanair AGM that pilots "do not want unionisation". (more...)
Oil Jumps After US Gasoline Stockpiles Plunge to 22-Month Low Oil Jumps After US Gasoline Stockpiles Plunge to 22-Month Low
- September 21, 2017

The report showed that US crude supplies climbed by 1.4 million barrels for the week-ended September 15. Futures jumped 1.9 per cent in NY. "The report shows that we're recovering from the hurricane", Rob Haworth, who helps oversee $US142 billion at US Bank Wealth Management in Seattle, said by telephone. (more...)
Equifax Says Cyberattack May Have Hit 143 Million Customers Equifax Says Cyberattack May Have Hit 143 Million Customers
- September 12, 2017

That language landed the company in hot water with users and regulators alike . If you're among the roughly 44 percent of the US population who is potentially jeopardized by the Equifax breach, there's a significant chance you or someone in your family has had their personal data compromised. (more...)
Crane collapses as winds howl in South Florida Crane collapses as winds howl in South Florida
- September 12, 2017

In Miami , Jackson Health System alerted women who are at least 34 weeks pregnant or who have a high-risk pregnancy that they may take shelter in one of three of its hospitals, as long as they have registered with the hospital in advance. Gusts over 90 miles per hour (145 kph) were reported at Miami International Airport. The boom of the crane snapped off and is now still connected to the tower, but is hanging off the side of the building. (more...)
Cohn's Chances Of Becoming Fed Chair Reportedly Fell With C'Ville Remarks Cohn's Chances Of Becoming Fed Chair Reportedly Fell With C'Ville Remarks
- September 08, 2017

Trump's decision for Fed chair may come down to whether he would rather retain Yellen, despite her defense of banking regulation after the economic crisis, or choose someone new who may agree with him on the need for banking deregulation but also look for quicker interest-rate hikes. (more...)
Hungary and Slovakia criticize European Union decision on relocations
- September 07, 2017

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) on Wednesday dismissed a challenge by Slovakia and Hungary against the EU's relocation policy for asylum seekers, upholding the EU's right to oblige member states to take in refugees. Despite earnest efforts from some European Union leaders, there have not been much of a progress in that area and millions remain stranded in the country they first arrived namely Italy and Greece leading to more political tensions in those two countries. (more...)
Prince William and Kate expecting third child
- September 05, 2017

The newest tiny royal will be a sibling to four-year-old Prince George and two-year-old Princess Charlotte - the royal couple's first two children. George and Charlotte have since appeared on the front covers of magazines around the world and traveled on official royal tours of Poland and Germany with their parents. (more...)
Renault joins the scrappage scheme rush Renault joins the scrappage scheme rush
- September 02, 2017

However, it's not available in conjunction with any other offer. Meanwhile, Toyota is providing to ₤ 4,000 off models over 7 years old. It has the potential to take thousands of old diesels off the road because the VW Group accounts for 25pc of all new-vehicle sales here each year. (more...)
Bronze for Saina, Silver for Okuhara Bronze for Saina, Silver for Okuhara
- August 28, 2017

The women also produced a first-time victor. A pumped up Saina returned everything thrown at her and came up with the ideal clears to close out the rallies. Taking hold of the game again, the Indian player ended the first half 11-9. Sindhu took the game 22-20 but not before winning an enthralling 73-stroke rally. (more...)
Walmart joins forces with Google to take on Amazon's Alexa voice shopping Walmart joins forces with Google to take on Amazon's Alexa voice shopping
- August 24, 2017

Now many of those products - hundreds of thousands of them - will be available through Google Express . It's integrating its Easy Reorder feature with Google Express to enable that. It has overhauled its shipping strategy and is expanding store-curb pickup for groceries ordered online. To entice more users to Google Express, the company also removed the $10 per month or $95 per year membership fee. (more...)
Everything we know about Taylor Swift's mysterious new song and album Everything we know about Taylor Swift's mysterious new song and album
- August 24, 2017

Another black and white snap featured just the name Reputation and the date of the album's release - November 10. Swift was the sole writer of her 2010 album, Speak Now . Swift herself isn't scheduled to perform during the event, but the VMAs have surprised us before. The snake can be explained by the snake imagery Taylor has been using to promote the new album all week, imagery that fans think suggests at a darker tone. (more...)
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Will Not Buy Bankrupt Oncor Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Will Not Buy Bankrupt Oncor
- August 22, 2017

Gulf Coast region. Among Sempra's holdings is San Diego Gas & Electric and Southern California Gas. The deal still needs the approval of the Public Utility Commission of Texas, U.S. Sempra plans to maintain the existing independence of Oncor's board, which has protected the electricity company and its customers during the ongoing EFH bankruptcy that has dragged on for three years. (more...)
France's Total buying Maersk Oil for $7.45 billion France's Total buying Maersk Oil for $7.45 billion
- August 21, 2017

Total has proved more resilient than many other oil companies following the price slump that struck the industry from 2014, cutting costs faster and earlier, which is now allowing it to invest in new projects. Numerous biggest oil companies have so far focused instead on piecemeal asset acquisitions and divestments. The French company will also assume some $2.5 billion worth of Maersk Oil debt. (more...)
Hibbett Sports, Inc. (HIBB) Stake Held by Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY Hibbett Sports, Inc. (HIBB) Stake Held by Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY
- August 20, 2017

It has underperformed by 42.77% the S&P500.The move comes after 9 months negative chart setup for the $265.29M company. Contravisory Management reported 145,563 shares. Nelson Van Denburg Campbell Wealth Mngmt Gp Ltd Liability Corp reported 500 shares stake. The stock has a market cap of $251.79 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 4.969 and a beta of 0.71. (more...)
Wal-Mart Stores Inc Wal-Mart Stores Inc
- August 18, 2017

Teacher Retirement System Of Texas reported 0.57% of its portfolio in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ). Willis Investment Counsel now owns 184,622 shares of the retailer's stock worth $12,761,000 after buying an additional 27,900 shares during the period. (more...)
Uber suspends its service in the Philippines following ban over unregistered drivers Uber suspends its service in the Philippines following ban over unregistered drivers
- August 17, 2017

Following the suspension of operations of Uber Systems, Inc., Grab Philippines has chose to lower its price cap on fare surges, citing increased demand for its services. American ride-sharing start-up Arcade City launched services in the Philipines on Wednesday, offering itself as an alternative to Uber but prompting an immediate regulatory crackdown. (more...)
German growth slower, but still strong ahead of election German growth slower, but still strong ahead of election
- August 16, 2017

Perhaps the most astonishing growth was reported in the Czech Republic, where GDP expanded by an impressive 4.5 percent on the year in the second quarter, some 1.5 percentage points above forecasts and up from 3 percent in the first quarter of the year. (more...)
Home Depot Inc (HD) Boosts Outlook As Q2 Earnings Top Estimates Home Depot Inc (HD) Boosts Outlook As Q2 Earnings Top Estimates
- August 16, 2017

Volume in the last session has increased compared with ES's average trading volume. Tarbox holds 0% of its portfolio in Msci Inc (NYSE:MSCI) for 21 shares. Its up 0.07, from 0.95 in 2016Q3. It dropped, as 33 investors sold Msci Inc shares while 134 reduced holdings. 17, 2017. The company's shares were given away at $156.56 per share worth to an income of some $1,095,920 on account of Campbell Ann Marie. (more...)