Markets

by | November 02, 2018 | 08:35

New export orders, an indicator of future activity, contracted for a fifth straight month and at the fastest pace in at least a year. A reading above 50 on the index denotes expansion, while a reading below that reflects contraction. October marks the first full month after the latest USA tariffs came into effect. Breaking 7 could further undermine market confidence and potentially trigger fresh United States accusations that China was allowing the Yuan to weaken to blunt the impact of ...

by | November 02, 2018 | 07:56

The Chinese chipmaker is the second major tech company after ZTE to have landed on the Trump administration export ban list -known as the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) Entity List. has been linked to the Trump administration's accusations that China has systematically stolen and forced the transfer of American technology. UMC countered with patent infringement lawsuits against Micron in the mainland China courts in January of 2018 and things went badly for the US.

by | November 02, 2018 | 04:58

Trump highlighted the case of Luis Bracamontes , a twice-deported immigrant from Mexico sentenced to death in California for killing two police officers. Democrats are generally favored to win the 23 seats they need to gain a majority in the U.S. House of Representatives, an advantage they could use to block Trump's agenda.

by | November 01, 2018 | 21:32

The recent session has given its stock price a 12.09% upward lead over its 52-week low and showed lower move of -4.43% over its 52-week high. The stock was sold at an average price of $46.45, for a total value of $2,246,043.30. EPS growth (earnings per share growth) illustrates the growth of earnings per share over time. This snap also identify the up or down movement in specific trading period.WEEKLY performance of the stock was -0.88% and MONTHLY performance was -0.20% and YEARLY performance ...

by | November 01, 2018 | 20:54

Google employees are walking out at 11:10 a.m. local time , so workers in places like Zurich and Dublin have already started leaving their desks in solidarity. "I am deeply sorry for the past actions and the pain they have caused employees", Pichai wrote. The organisers said that almost two thirds of Google's global offices are involved in the walkout, demanding change - after advocating for it for years.

by | November 01, 2018 | 18:06

One is led by National Security Adviser John Bolton, who wants the toughest possible approach, and another by State Department officials keen to balance sanctions against preventing an oil price spike that could damage the U.S. In America, crude inventories are forecast to have risen by 3.11 million barrels last week, according to a Bloomberg survey before Energy Information Administration releases data Wednesday.

by | November 01, 2018 | 17:43

This comes on the same day that GM reported a $2.5 billion third-quarter profit. For Detroit's automakers, rising materials costs caused by new tariffs on foreign metals imposed by the Trump administration are converging with a slowly deflating USA market and a sharper falloff in China, the world's largest auto market.

by | November 01, 2018 | 17:42

Hyundai and Kia plan to integrate solar roofs and hoods into their cars, taking advantage of free sunshine energy to maximize efficiency in more than just EVs. "It is an exciting development for us, designing a technology for vehicle owners to help them shift from being energy users to being energy producers".

by | November 01, 2018 | 17:29

He said this would go a long way in alleviating pressure on consumers. "Fuel prices have moderated during October, with the prospect of some relief for petrol users, although users of diesel and illuminating paraffin will have to cough up more", said the AA.

by | November 01, 2018 | 16:44

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Tuesday she does not expect her global influence to be diminished in the run-up to her planned exit from politics in 2021, even as the race to succeed her gathers pace. Voters appear generally satisfied with Bouffier's government, the first coalition between the CDU and the traditionally left-leaning Greens to last a full parliamentary term, and an unexpectedly harmonious alliance.

by | November 01, 2018 | 14:13

The bag must be small enough to fit under the seat in front. They can pay between €6 - €8 to put it in the overhead locker above them. This means the Irish carrier is cutting the volume of cabin baggage you can carry on for free by two-thirds.

by | November 01, 2018 | 13:15

Champion Motors, on the other hand, will be responsible for running fleet operations and ensuring the vehicles are properly prepared for transporting passengers. Self-driving cars will revolutionize the commercial automobile world, providing safe, clean and emission-free mobility, which is accessible and convenient.

by | November 01, 2018 | 00:39

But a father, who was in the restaurant with his two sons waiting to be let outside, pulled out his own gun and returned fire, according to the station. 'Because I can only imagine how it would've went if he wasn't armed'. A witness who told police she was at the drive-thru said she heard eight or nine shots ring out before people started running from the restaurant.

by | November 01, 2018 | 00:28

Every Halloween as you eagerly dig through your (or your kid's) trick-or-treating candy, you're bound to come across a few pieces you don't want. "What'd you expect from the GOAT of Halloween?!" The New York City-based "candy converter" machine will allow people to exchange their disappointing Halloween candy for Reese's cups today, the company announced in a promotional video.

by | November 01, 2018 | 00:04

The ranking comes as a shot in the arm for the Narendra Modi government which faces strong dissenting voices from opposition parties ahead of the general elections next year. He explained ease of doing business as the process to maximise governance with minimum involvement of government staff and procedures to guide the investment environment.

by | October 31, 2018 | 21:07

Big winners on Wall Street in recent years, internet giants including Facebook, Amazon.com Inc and Google parent Alphabet Inc have suffered a battering over the last month. Future revenue growth depends on Facebook's ability to shift marketers' interest to new formats - specifically ads in messaging and marketing spots embedded in a popular way of sharing called " stories ", especially on Instagram.

by | October 31, 2018 | 08:25

I am surprised that at that time the government looked the other way, the banks looked the other way, I do not know what the central bank was doing. "The Central Government may from time to time give such directions to the Bank as it may, after consultation with the Governor of the Bank, consider necessary in the public interest", Section 7 (1) of the RBI Act reads.

by | October 30, 2018 | 19:30

Trump, in an interview with Fox News late Monday, said "I think we will make a great deal with China, and it has to be great because they've drained our country". Xi will attend an "import expo" in Shanghai next week, an event created to showcase Beijing's willingness to buy more from the rest of the world and to cut its trade surplus.

by | October 30, 2018 | 04:02

Two months later, Tesla announced that it had made only 260 Model 3s in the third quarter. Tesla hasn't yet received United States subpoena for its Model 3 production forecasts, as the major electric carmaker announced on Friday, ahead of the report that it confronted a developing criminal test about the projections.

by | October 29, 2018 | 22:14

Canadian cannabis retailers were sold out of about 46 per cent of pot products, Cowen analyst Vivien Azer said, based on her survey of online retailers in five provinces. Other provinces, including Manitoba, are experiencing extreme shortages, and are warning customers that they could be short on product for months. And last week, Canada became the second country in the world to legalize marijuana , but that didn't have the impact that investors were hoping for.