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by | September 29, 2018 | 19:10

Shares closed the session at $17.10, up 42.5 percent from its $12 IPO price. Other winners of SurveyMonkey's rally include hedge fund Tiger Global Management , with a 25.1 percent stake in the company and the Sheryl K. Media reports had surfaced that the company would price its IPO above its initial range, according to people familiar with the marketing process who asked to remain anonymous.

by | September 29, 2018 | 18:01

Irish police said they were called to the airport at about 7 a.m. (0600GMT) Thursday. The man was accompanied by a woman. He pleaded with ground crew to halt the flight before banging on the window of the terminal and subsequently making a desperate dash onto the runway.

by | September 29, 2018 | 17:54

Business groups say American companies also report Chinese regulators are starting to disrupt their operations through slower customs clearance and more environmental and other inspections. The US sanctioned a Chinese military organisation last week for buying Russian weapons, prompting Beijing to cut short a Chinese admiral's US visit and summon the US ambassador.

by | September 29, 2018 | 17:28

In honor of National Coffee Day on September 29, chains like Krispy Kreme and Dunkin' Donuts are serving up some great deals. On Saturday, September 29, the fast-food chain is offering patrons a free premium roast McCafe coffee in any size at no cost when they order something through the My McD's App in honour of National Coffee Day.

by | September 29, 2018 | 16:47

Janssen will have no further obligations to fund any of the ongoing clinical trials. Janssen is expected to supply imetelstat to Geron for up to 24 months during a transition period for clinical manufacturing. The IMbark study was created to evaluate two starting dose levels of the drug in patients with intermediate-2 or high risk myelofibrosis. As a result, the company revised its financial projections and now expects 2018 operating expenses to be about $37 million (previously $30 ...

by | September 29, 2018 | 16:12

Blue Origin has garnered a major rocket deal that proves Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN ) CEO Jeff Bezos entrepreneurial capacities go beyond excelling in the e-commerce and artificial intelligence industries. ULA President Tory Bruno said "Our new rocket will be superior in reliability, cost and capability - one system for all missions". That engine now provides the main power for ULA's legacy workhorse, Atlas V, which the Vulcan will eventually replace.

by | September 29, 2018 | 12:26

After a one-day hiatus, petrol and diesel prices Thursday were hiked again to new highs. Following a hike of Rs 0.19 per litre, diesel was being sold at Rs 79.01 in the financial capital. Interestingly, the fuel station of public sector oil retailers have already started the process of calibrating their dispensing machines to take care of three digit petrol prices.

by | September 29, 2018 | 12:12

Any increase in the prime lending rate could put pressure on property prices. The moves by HSBC, Standard Chartered and Hang Seng Bank came after the Hong Kong Monetary Authority lifted its borrowing costs following an increase by the US Federal Reserve.

by | September 29, 2018 | 11:29

Herbert Diess. "We will play a key role in shaping the future of auto-mobility". "Together we will reimagine the driving experience for people everywhere". Volkswagen is taking steps for a digital transformation that it hopes will serve as the technological basis for an "industrial automotive cloud". The Volkswagen Automotive Cloud will support all of the vehicle maker's cloud services going forward, and Volkswagen plans to hire up to 300 people for an office that will be located near ...

by | September 29, 2018 | 10:58

For readers who are unfamiliar with the "distracted boyfriend" meme (which I'm guessing is most of you), the entertaining online image depicts a man looking back at a passing woman with an expression of desire, whilst hand-in-hand with a second woman who looks at him in disgust.

by | September 29, 2018 | 10:39

David Marcus, former head of messaging products and current lead of blockchain at Facebook, refuted Acton's claims and wrote in a Facebook post that, "Mark personally shields founders from what typically frustrates them in larger companies, giving them unprecedented autonomy".

by | September 29, 2018 | 09:27

The U.S. trade deficit in goods with Japan was nearly $69 billion a year ago, with about two-thirds of that from the automotive sector. The two nations committed to conduct negotiations "based on mutual trust, and refrain from taking measures against the spirit of this joint statement during the process of these consultations".

by | September 29, 2018 | 07:28

A total of 2.73 Million shares exchanged hands, whereas the company's average trading volume stands at 3.04 Million shares. Volume indicator is significant for screening stocks. When dealing with financial instruments, the standard deviation is applied to the annual rate of return to help measure the volatility of a particular investment.

by | September 29, 2018 | 07:19

Collectively, the products that comprise the store's inventory have garnered more than 1.8 million 5-star customer reviews on the web. Online retailing giant Amazon is opening a store in NY that will only sell products that receive a high rating on its website.

by | September 29, 2018 | 06:53

Savers can open the Marcus account with £1, save up to £250,000 and withdraw money in any way they like with no penalties. The punchy new interest rate is offered by Marcus, Goldman's consumer arm. However, the account may disappoint some cash-rich savers, as it offers a much lower maximum investment ceiling than its nearest rivals. She adds: 'Hopefully, this will be the start of a new boost to competition among best buy accounts - which is great news for savers'.

by | September 29, 2018 | 04:21

Even the Big Mac Special Sauce is getting a makeover. 'In Australia, we're taking steps to remove artificial colours, flavours and preservatives from our menu wherever possible, ' a McDonald's spokesperson said . McDonald's most-recent cleanup took more than a year, and more changes are likely based on where suppliers are able to do more, Kempczinski said.

by | September 29, 2018 | 01:58

Plus, the Hawaiian Islands are returning to itineraries along with a limited-time return to Puerto Rico. Passengers will be able to choose from six different cruises during the limited-time season from New Orleans, including four, six and seven-night Western Caribbean sailing; a seven-night Bahamian cruise; and a 14-night Panama Canal voyage, departing February 7 through March 6, 2020.

by | September 29, 2018 | 01:49

While Boeing remains a leader in commercial aircraft, it has been outflanked by rivals recently in the defense market. Since Monday, the United States' Air Force has awarded Boeing more than $11 billion in contracts. The Air Force says this structure helped it trim the total cost of the program down from the original estimate of $19.7 billion. Boeing beat out Lockheed, which was offering a modified version of its T-50 training jet developed jointly with Korea Aerospace Industries Ltd and ...

by | September 28, 2018 | 22:48

OPEC has acted repeatedly to influence the price of crude oil via collective production targets, in order to protect the precious revenues of its membership. OPEC is constrained by the very low amount of spare capacity to increase output in a tight market - which already faces threats from unplanned outages, low investment levels and unpredictable geopolitical unrest.

by | September 28, 2018 | 22:40

Musk, Tesla's chairman and chief executive, has been directly involved in nearly every detail of its Tesla's product development and technology strategy, and is credited as the driving force behind the loss-making company's ability to raise capital.