by | March 15, 2018 | 12:29

OPEC and 10 producers outside the oil cartel , including Russian Federation, have been holding back output by 1.8 million barrels a day since the start of a year ago in an effort to rein in a global supply glut that has weighed on prices since late 2014.

by | March 15, 2018 | 09:34

Broadcom's ambitions sparked U.S. government concerns over which country will dominate the technology, as well as fears over national security. Buying Qualcomm would have make Broadcom the third-largest chip maker, behind Intel Corp. Broadcom's efforts to acquire Qualcomm emerged as one of last year's most controversial business moves in mobile tech. Broadcom has also withdrawn its slate of independent director nominees for Qualcomm's 2018 annual meeting of stockholders.

by | March 15, 2018 | 08:17

The company has now created a direct-to-consumer and worldwide segment, and merged consumer products with its parks segment. Also moving to the new segment is Disney's program sales operations, headed by Janice Marinelli, which includes the global distribution of film and TV content to the new streaming service, plus Hulu , Movies Anywhere, and other third-party platforms.

by | March 15, 2018 | 07:27

The last ball of the innings saw Rohit, who played 61 balls, getting run out while going for a single and thus India posted 176 runs in their allotted 20 overs. Sundar , bowling in the PowerPlay, sharing the new ball with Mohammad Siraj, who replaced Jaydev Unadkat , was on the money from ball one. Bangladesh , under the leadership of Mahmudullah , presently are on cloud nine following their record chase against Sri Lanka in the third match of the tri-series.

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:03

According to the SEC, Jun Ying, who was chief information officer of one of the company's US businesses at the time "allegedly used confidential information entrusted to him by the company to conclude that Equifax had suffered a serious breach " in late August.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:19

The family and other passengers said the flight attendant demanded the puppy's carry-on case be moved from under the seat in front of them-into the overhead bin. Kara wrote on her Facebook . "At this point, all I can do is be hopeful that my dog is going to be okay and return safely". On Monday, a French bulldog died on a Houston-to-New York flight after a United flight attendant told its owners to put the dog, in its carrier, in an overhead bin.

by | March 15, 2018 | 04:26

Chris Stewart said the bill would help "ensure our kids are safe at school" and noted the millions of dollars that would help school boards improve security, seek crisis intervention and coordinate with law enforcement. "All across the country people are sick and exhausted of gun violence, and the time is now for all of us together to stand up to the NRA and pass common-sense gun legislation", Sanders said.

by | March 15, 2018 | 03:35

The breaches were revealed after New York-based Verizon agreed to buy Yahoo's Internet business , and prompted a cut in the purchase price to about $4.5 billion. Reuters reported that, last March, U.S. prosecutors charged four individuals in connection to one of the breaches - including two Russian intelligence agents and a Canadian citizen.

by | March 14, 2018 | 22:29

Addy Loudiadis, Chief Executive of Rothesay Life, said: "I am delighted that Prudential , one of the UK's most respected insurance companies, has chosen Rothesay Life to secure its policyholders' pensions over the long term in a landmark transaction for us and for the industry".

by | March 14, 2018 | 20:30

U.S. crude stocks rose by 5 million barrels , the biggest jump since late January, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) said. Rising output, as well as seasonally low demand, mean that US crude inventories rose by 1.2 million barrels in the week to March 9, to 428 million barrels, the American Petroleum Institute said on Tuesday.

by | March 14, 2018 | 15:20

Meanwhile, purchasing the railcard over the phone is also proving hard - The Independent has been on hold for more than 40 minutes at the time of writing (with no end in sight). Please bear with us, we've got the whole team working on it and hope we can have it back up shortly". The new "millennial" rail card for people aged between 26 and 30, taking a third off "most rail fares across Britain", was announced previous year before trialling in East Anglia in December, and now a larger ...

by | March 14, 2018 | 12:51

Walmart customers can place their orders online at Walmart .com/grocery or on the existing Walmart Grocery App. At checkout, they select the window when they want to pick up their groceries curbside, or have them delivered - sometimes as soon as same-day.

by | March 14, 2018 | 11:13

Search giant Google has said it will change its financial product policy in June this year, a move that will see advertisements related to cryptocurrency effectively banned. Suspended 7,000 users of Google's AdWords ad-placement service for scams like diet pill sales and weight-loss programs reached by misleading ads that look like eye-catching news headlines.

by | March 14, 2018 | 06:39

News reports have featured a number of stories highlighting the different ways that thieves have stolen personal information from victims and used it to commit tax identity theft. Don't reply to or click on any links in any kinds of messages like this; instead, forward the message to the IRS at so they can investigate it further.

by | March 14, 2018 | 05:10

The company filed for Chapter 11 protection in September, when it seemed it might be able to reorganize its debt while it renovated stores and operations, but those hopes are fading, according to reports in the Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg .

by | March 14, 2018 | 04:05

The stock increased 3.07% or $1.06 during the last trading session, reaching $35.57. About 394,232 shares traded. American Assets Capital Advisers LLC acquired a new position in shares of Federal Realty Investment Trust during the fourth quarter valued at about $212,000.

by | March 14, 2018 | 03:15

In the backdrop of Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam that is being blamed on two jewellers Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi , the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday, made a decision to discontinue the Letter of Undertaking (LOU)/ Letter of Credit (LOCs) for trade credits for imports with immediate effect.

by | March 14, 2018 | 02:43

United's pet policy says animals must be in a carrier that can fit underneath the seat in front of the passenger. The passengers heard barking for part of the flight, The Points Guy reported. "However, the flight attendants of flight UA1284 felt that the innocent animal was better off crammed inside the overhead container without air and water", another passenger, June Lara, wrote on Facebook .

by | March 14, 2018 | 02:04

Maken said the Delhi government has not met the Monitoring Committee since the sealing drive began and added that Kejriwal has also agreed for a meeting with the parliamentary panel. Jain, the adviser to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, has resigned citing personal reasons and family commitments, days after he was questioned by police in connection with the alleged assault on Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash, sources said on Tuesday.

by | March 14, 2018 | 01:58

At the conference, Volkswagen Group CFO Frank Witter also announced a record €230.7bn ($284.4bn) in revenue, with year-on-year decreases for Volkswagen and Bentley more than made up for by increases across other brands in the portfolio.