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by | April 06, 2018 | 23:37

The results follow strong hiring in 2017 and show an average pace of payrolls growth this year that's still sufficient to push down the unemployment rate, which already is below Fed estimates of levels sustainable in the long run. That's below the 313,000 jobs reported in February, which was the most in more than a year and a half. Average hourly earnings rose eight cents or 0.3 percent last month after edging up 0.1 percent in February.

by | April 06, 2018 | 22:34

Almost 14,000 taxi drivers have now either partially or fully migrated to e-hailing platforms, and the government is to continue working with Grab to convince more to do the same. A private hire vehicle driver who did not wish to be identified told Channel NewsAsia that Uber fares spiked to twice the usual fare amount in areas such as Singapore's central business district.

by | April 06, 2018 | 22:02

Sandberg also emphasized that the company is focused on protecting its users' data so that they may again feel comfortable connecting through Facebook. The data issue arose from a quiz app that collected data of Facebook users and their friends. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has also owned up to the company's role in the data-mining scandal and is now slated to testify in front of congress regarding the social media site's "use and protection of user data" on April 11.

by | April 06, 2018 | 15:53

Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index dropped 2.2 percent and South Korea's main exchange was down more than 1 percent. Spreadbetters expected European stocks to open lower, with Britain's FTSE falling 0.5 percent, Germany's DAX shedding 0.85 percent and France's CAC losing 0.75 percent.

by | April 06, 2018 | 15:51

Suvobrata (55) was a leather technologist by profession. Different chemicals were recovered by the police from their residence. Suvabrata used to regularly withdraw his mother's pension, even though it has been three years since her death.

by | April 06, 2018 | 15:43

It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500. Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB lowered its position in Alibaba Group (NYSE: BABA ) by 12.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

by | April 06, 2018 | 14:42

Does the sugar tax include alcoholic drinks? It was thought the tax would raise £500 million a year but new estimates suggest it will be closer to half that amount as a number of manufacturers have made a decision to lower the sugar content in their drinks to avoid falling foul of the levy.

by | April 06, 2018 | 14:38

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 37.43% since April 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.63% the S&P500. Cubist Systematic Strategies Llc sold 109,333 shares as the company's stock declined 4.65% with the market.

by | April 06, 2018 | 12:14

Asghar Farhadi is back in the Cannes Film Festival after THE SALESMAN , victor of the Academy Award® for Best Foreign Film 2017, and victor of Best Actor and Best Screenplay at Cannes 2016. The family reunion gets disrupted by events that change the course of the characters' lives. The film will be released in France on May 9, the day after the 11-day festival begins.

by | April 06, 2018 | 10:41

She was aiming for a third consecutive Commonwealth Games gold after triumphs in Delhi in 2010 and Glasgow four years ago. "I went in to do some hurdles drills and some run throughs and just couldn't do it". After breaking her wrist in 2015, disaster was to strike in 2016 when she missed the Rio Olympics with Achilles and hamstring problems. Pearson will front a press conference at 1pm (AEST) and will be joined by Australia's athletics team head coach, Craig Hilliard, and Australia team ...

by | April 06, 2018 | 10:34

He's penalised two shots but still finishes in a tie for fourth, four shots off eventual victor Adam Scott. Finau has emerged as a remarkable leader given he dislocated his ankle celebrating a hole-in-one during the par-3 contest on Wednesday and was a chance of withdrawing from the event.

by | April 06, 2018 | 10:01

Now we move forward to see the historical returns of MSCI Inc. which is United States of America based stock. Technical Analysis is the forecasting of future financial price movements based on an examination of past price movements. MSCI Inc . (NYSE: MSCI ) touched its 1-Year High price of $159.98 on 03/27/18 and its 1-Year Low price of $ 95.01 on 04/11/17. Beta factor, which measures the riskiness of the security, was registered at 1.12.

by | April 06, 2018 | 06:37

Test pilots Mark Stucky and Dave Mackay fired Unity's engines and rocketed skyward. "#WhiteKnightTwo pilots, Mike "Sooch" Masucci and Nicola Pecile have landed VMS Eve safely, completely today's important test flight @MojaveAirport", the tweet said .

by | April 06, 2018 | 05:23

We have to tell it like it is, '" Trump said, tossing up a page of written words purportedly meant to be spoken at the event. "In many places, like California, the same person votes many times". President Donald Trump on Thursday repeatedly attacked Sen. "You'll have a chance to vote for a senator who will help our program". "Percentage wise you are one of the most successful in the nation", Trump said of West Virginia's economy.

by | April 06, 2018 | 01:07

And in Cincinnati, City Councilman P.G. Among the anchors who read the message were Alison Bologna and Frank Coletta of WJAR-TV in Providence. "Creepy, cult-ish, and way too propagandistic for my taste", the Democrat said in tweet Sunday.

by | April 06, 2018 | 00:41

The comparison of these above mentioned historical values gives an idea to investor whether the stock is ready to shift trend (up to down or down to up) or how the stock has recovered the losses or shed gains during its historical phase. Why is EPS essential to watch? In businesses, income can refer to a company's remaining revenues after all expenses and taxes have been paid. You can think of E-P-S as a per-capita way of describing earnings.

by | April 06, 2018 | 00:30

Mike Hawes, SMMT's chief executive, said the decrease was "not unexpected" after a flurry of buyers registered vehicles in March previous year. Last month's market was the fourth-highest March on record, but economic and political uncertainty and confusion over air-quality plans "continued to affect confidence, resulting in declines across all sales types", the group said.

by | April 05, 2018 | 22:16

Twitter removed more than 270,000 accounts around the world for promoting terrorism in the second half of 2017, according to the company's latest transparency report . In our last Transparency Report , we introduced a breakdown of non-federal information requests from California at the county level. The bans follow vast pressure by governments across the world in response to terrorist attacks, with social media companies being accused of not working hard enough to prevent the spread ...

by | April 05, 2018 | 19:59

O2 also purchase all 40 MHz of the available 2.3GHz band for £205,896,000, and newcomer Airspan Spectrum Holdings Limited didn't win anything. UK's telecommunications industry regulator Ofcom said Thursday that it has completed the first stage of its auction for the 2.3 gigahertz and 3.4 gigahertz spectrum, giving a total value of GBP1.36 billion.

by | April 05, 2018 | 19:22

Globally, gold rose 0.59 per cent to Dollars 1,340.10 an ounce and silver 0.43 per cent to USD 16.47 an ounce in Singapore. Gold for June delivery fell 0.9%, to $1,328.50 a troy ounce, on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange.