by | July 03, 2018 | 18:53

European carmakers produce 3 million cars in the United States, with 60 percent exported, thus improving America's balance of payments. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce-the nation's largest business group and one of the GOP's staunchest allies-is launching a campaign on Monday to oppose Trump's trade tariff policies.

by | July 03, 2018 | 18:56

These layoffs are in addition to to earlier layoffs at the company's USA offices as part of part of a restructuring that combined its smartphone and VR divisions. The NT$2.45 billion sales in May was also down 46 percent from a year earlier. It's important to note that the 1500 affected staff are not from team that went over to Google to work on the latter's Pixel smartphones, as part of the US$1.1 billion (~RM4.05 billion) deal that the two companies agreed to past year.

by | July 03, 2018 | 15:28

More than 40 million items were ordered globally from small and medium-sized businesses past year, Amazon said. Along with being able to take part in the Prime Day sale , Amazon's premium service also includes extra benefits such as unlimited one-day and same-day delivery.

by | July 03, 2018 | 13:14

The Lakers are only prepared to offer one-year deals this summer in order to keep enough cap room available for 2019 when more marquee free agents become available. However, a source told Sporting News' Sean Deveney that Bosh could petition the National Basketball Association again for a return to action, pointing to medical advances, in which case the Lakers might be an option for the 34-year-old.

by | July 03, 2018 | 13:05

It acquired the data storage group EMC in 2016 for a whopping United States dollars 67 billion and is a major player in software, security and cloud computing in addition to its PC business. The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter following approval by a majority of unaffiliated Class V shareholders. Dell's strategy is beginning to pay off, as companies look to one-stop shops to help them manage their IT infrastructure on the cloud.

by | July 03, 2018 | 12:31

As such, the addition of 1 mb/d from Saudi Arabia alone would lead to the OPEC + group exceeding the production levels they just committed to, after factoring in additions from Russian Federation and other Gulf States. Hence, Opec and other non-Opec countries could potentially plug any gap. In fact, oil prices responded to the agreement by increasing rather than going down.

by | July 03, 2018 | 11:42

Last week, OPEC countries and other major oil producers that participated in the 2016 Vienna deal agreed on increasing production to one million barrels per day, which is the volume of the countries' over-compliance with the agreement. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries agreed with Russian Federation and other oil-producing allies on June 23 to raise output from July, with Saudi Arabia pledging a "measurable" supply boost, but giving no specific numbers.

by | July 02, 2018 | 18:55

Oil prices have edged higher as the Trump administration has pushed allies to end all purchases of oil from Iran following the USA pulling out of the 2015 nuclear deal . The United States will sanction any European companies found doing business with Iran, Donald Trump said during an interview aired on Sunday. "OPEC decisions by no means warrant any action by some of its member countries in pursuit of the call for production increase by US, politically motivated against Iran", Zanganeh ...

by | July 02, 2018 | 17:40

But a cabin steward from the Carnival Glory spotted the crew member in the water around 1:20 p.m. Sunday. We posted about this earlier on Cruise Hive and we weren't expecting a good outcome which unfortunately happens when it comes to a cruise ship overboard.

by | July 02, 2018 | 17:23

Musk wrote that, not only did Tesla "factory gate" more than 5,000 Model 3s, it may make 6,000 Model 3s a week next month. Just last week, Tesla invited all Model 3 reservation holders in the USA and Canada to configure their auto and put in their order, a step that costs another $US2,500.

by | July 02, 2018 | 11:59

Startup costs can be as low as $10,000, Amazon said, with an entrepreneur running 40 trucks making $300,000 a year. Amazon is offering incentives for entrepreneurs to start their own small scale-delivery service. Amazon has set aside $1 million for this program. Amazon-branded vans will be available to lease and Amazon-branded uniforms can be bought for drivers.

by | July 02, 2018 | 07:10

China, the world's top crude oil buyer, imported around 655,000 barrels a day on average from Iran in the first quarter of this year, according to official Chinese customs data, equivalent to more than a quarter of Iran's total exports. The unprecedented supply-cut pact has lifted crude prices from below US$30 a barrel in early 2016 to around US$70. Trump past year chose Saudi Arabia for his first foreign trip.

by | June 30, 2018 | 09:05

In the preceding session, rupee had posted the biggest fall against the dollar since June 19. "Our view on broad EM is still one of caution, something we have been advocating for some time", said Dushyant Padmanabhan, a currency strategist at Nomura in Singapore.

by | June 30, 2018 | 08:01

This personal information includes name, address, email address, telephone number, Ticketmaster login details and, worryingly, payment details. Ticketmaster UK, part of USA giant Live Nation Entertainment, said local customers who bought - or even just tried to buy - tickets between February and June 23, 2018 may have been impacted, as well as global customers with transactions or attempts from as far back as September 2017.

by | June 30, 2018 | 07:33

A lot of kids are really probably shopping online Amazon a place like that, but there's something special about going to a store like Toys "R" Us", said Dale Shough, a customer. In 1965, Geoffrey the giraffe became the company's mascot, appearing in his first TV commercial in 1973. The toy store opened its doors 70 years ago.

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:55

Beijing is monitoring the impact of the proposed strengthening of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S., after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin won an internal fight to stave off an even tougher approach to curbing Chinese investment in United States technology.

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:42

Toyota Motor Corp. filed separate comments opposing the tariffs on Friday saying they would "threaten US manufacturing, jobs, exports, and economic prosperity". GM also warned that the tariffs would hurt investment, undermining the USA role in the global industry. A tariff is a tax and it will be paid by American consumers.

by | June 29, 2018 | 23:45

A Heineken spokeswoman said: "We'd like to reassure beer drinkers that all our breweries are operating at full capacity, and we're working 24/7 to get beers to our customers as quickly as possible". It's a case of bad timing that several plants wound down operations together, just as demand for food and drink was being ramped up by the good weather and football's World Cup .

by | June 29, 2018 | 23:37

The total funds held by all foreign clients of Swiss banks saw a rise of about 3 per cent to CHF 1.46 trillion that is about Rs 100 lakh crore in 2017, according to Swiss National Bank's official annual data released on Friday. The Pakistani money in Swiss banks had fallen by 6 percent to CHF 1.4 billion (about Rs9,500 crore) in 2016. "With the various measures of this government against black money, Swiss bank deposits have been decreasing", he added.

by | June 29, 2018 | 13:44

By contrast staffing levels at BMW's British plant have remained relatively stable during the same period, with just over 4,500 people working on building Minis in Oxford. Its just-in-time production system requires the free movement of parts and goods. According to SMMT, investment in new plant, machinery, tooling and new models has almost halved from from £647.4m ($856m) in the first half of 2017, to £347.3m up to June 21 this year.