by | December 07, 2018 | 05:22

The task force also recommended that the Postal Service address rising labor costs. The U.S. Department of Treasury said in a report that the recommendations were made after a "thorough" evaluation of the USPS , following an executive order on the Task Force on the U.S.

by | December 07, 2018 | 04:45

Meng's bail hearing has been scheduled for Friday. The British bank HSBC is cooperating with United States authorities in its investigation, people familiar with the matter said Thursday. But Trump issued a reprieve, possibly in part because United States tech companies are major suppliers of the Chinese giant and would also have been scorched.

by | December 06, 2018 | 21:11

The chief financial officer of China's global telecommunications giant Huawei has been arrested in Canada and faces extradition to the United States, officials said Friday, triggering a strong protest by Beijing, which called for her immediate release.

by | December 06, 2018 | 20:23

Bush senior is the father of George W. Bush, the 43rd president of the US. Family and friends will then gather at the National Cathedral in Washington for an 11 a.m. The elder Bush was well-respected before, during and after his presidency throughout the nation, especially in Texas which he called home. Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued a statement on the passing of President George H.W.

by | December 06, 2018 | 17:26

Mr Carney said they had put a lot of work into the assessments: "There's no exam crisis". Mr Carney's comments follow the Bank's stark warning last week on the havoc a no-deal Brexit could wreak, with the worst-case scenario sending Britain into a recession worse than the financial crisis.

by | December 06, 2018 | 13:22

Towards the end of last week the crude oil market received another setback as its prices in the United States plummeted by almost 7 % and sank into a bear market that made vehicle owners a happy lot but set alarm bells ringing among investors.

by | December 06, 2018 | 05:51

He haggled with counterparts from Russia, Iraq and the United Arab Emirates over the size of potential output cuts. "If Mr. Hook has come to Vienna to apply for USA membership in OPEC , and this is the reason why he meets OPEC members, this request shall be reviewed", Zanganeh said , according to the ministry's official news service, Shana.

by | December 06, 2018 | 04:29

REVVED UP: AutoZone climbed 4.2 percent to $859.11 after the auto parts retailer delivered third-quarter earnings that exceeded analysts' forecasts. Advanced Micro Devices dropped 9.4 percent to $21.49, while Micron Technology lost 6.4 percent to $37.47.

by | December 06, 2018 | 03:38

Meng", the statement said. The statement said that Meng was taken into custody when she was transferring flights in Canada. The ban was sought by Meng, who has a bail hearing Friday, he said. The US later replaced the ban with a fine and governance changes. In 2012, the House of Representatives released a report warning Huawei poses a national security threat to the US, and American companies and its government should avoid doing business with the company.

by | December 05, 2018 | 23:56

Interest rate hikes have sent short-dated yields higher, even as slowing economic growth expectations have kept longer-dated yields down. Lingering uncertainty regarding China and the United States' ability to resolve their trade war provided some support to the greenback.

by | December 05, 2018 | 19:51

Zoom Video Communications 3. Employer review site Glassdoor has released its list of the 25 best places to work in Canada , for businesses with 1,000 employees or more. It is possible that Facebook slipped in the list this year because of all the controversies that have surrounded it. Google was 8th while Salesforce came 11th.

by | December 05, 2018 | 16:13

In its last bi-monthly monetary policy, the bank had kept the repo rate unchanged at 6.5 percent. Not only did the 6-member committee decide to keep the repo rate (the rate at which RBI lends money to banks) unchanged, but also kept its "calibrated tightening" stance in tact.

by | December 05, 2018 | 04:24

President Donald Trump Monday said that America's relationship with China has taken a "BIG leap forward" and he was willing to have a trilateral discussion involving Russian Federation to reduce the arms race, a day after his meeting with President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the G20 Summit in Argentina.

by | December 05, 2018 | 01:38

November represented the weakest monthly result for Sydney property since the global financial crisis with a 1.4 percent decline, ahead of 1 percent drop in Melbourne, the Australian Financial Review (AFR) reported on Monday. Australia's housing market has taken another leg down, with Sydney , Melbourne and Perth continuing to lead the declines. The premium end of the market is the biggest drag on the housing market.

by | December 05, 2018 | 00:27

The products, including ground beef, were packaged between July 26, 2018 and September 7, 2018, and the recalled products have the establishment number "EST". The recall by JBS Tolleson, Inc . is an expansion of a similar recall that was first issued in October . The meat was sold at Kroger and other stores.

by | December 04, 2018 | 22:26

Earlier on Tuesday, Treasure Secretary Steven Mnuchin also raised the prospect of the deadline extension. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on CNBC the USA and Chinese had "very specific discussions" in Buenos Aires on Saturday evening on steps to defuse their conflict, which involves hundreds of billions in bilateral trade and had roiled world markets for months.

by | December 04, 2018 | 21:34

South Africa's economy expanded 2.2% in the third quarter from the second, snapping out of recession after a revised 0.4% contraction in the previous quarter, data from Statistics South Africa showed. The country's economic performance is seen as crucial to bolstering the ruling African National Congress' standing ahead of national polls due in May 2019.

by | December 04, 2018 | 21:07

Popular US-based mobile chip maker Qualcomm could still reconsider a move to buy NXP after Chinese President Xi Jinping's statement at the G20 Summit that the matter could be revisited, suggests an analyst for TrendForce based out of Taipei.

by | December 04, 2018 | 14:41

This is especially true if companies with their own US refining capacity, like Husky Energy Inc ., Imperial Oil Ltd . and Suncor Energy Inc., decide to squeeze their own workers till the pips squeak to punish the government for reducing their profit expectations for the greater good.

by | December 04, 2018 | 11:54

Quora first realised it had been compromised on Friday and immediately began investigating. There has been no official confirmation yet as to what linked data Quora imports from social logins from popular social networks like Facebook and Twitter.