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by | March 29, 2019 | 23:27

BC Ferries has halted service between Nanaimo Horseshoe Bay and Langdale terminals after a vessel hit the dock at the latter port. Spokeswoman Deborah Marshall says another vessel, the Queen of Coquitlam, has been redeployed to the route between Langdale and Horseshoe Bay.

by | March 29, 2019 | 20:11

The group added any proposal from Sports Direct must provide an indication of the offer price, a clear plan of how Debenhams' existing debt will be repaid and how it would address the immediate funding needs. Debenhams on Friday rejected Sports Direct's takeover bid for its Dutch department store chain, Magasin du Nord, saying it believes the deal would not address its funding and restructuring requirements.

by | March 29, 2019 | 19:01

Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Tuesday he wants Turkey to remain in the F-35 fighter jet program, but added that Ankara needed to buy the Patriot missile defense system. The first Russian S-400 delivery is expected in July. In the latest sign of U.S. pressure, four United States senators on Thursday introduced a bill that would block delivery of F-35 jets to Turkey until Ankara gives up the Russian missiles.

by | March 29, 2019 | 18:28

United States imports fell 2.6% to $258.5 billion while exports rose just under 1% to $207.3 billion, according to the data. United States imports, as well as the trade deficit, had surged late a year ago as importers likely pre-ordered their shipments amid the looming tariff hike.

by | March 29, 2019 | 15:27

The European Commission has ignored United States (US) calls to ban Chinese tech supplier Huawei as it announced a series of new cybersecurity recommendations for next-generation mobile networks. The Commission and the European Agency for Cybersecurity (Enisa) should receive the national assessments by 15 July. National decisions taken by one member state or another have European-wide implications.

by | March 29, 2019 | 12:44

The Verge noted on Thursday that one of the U.K.'s four big mobile operators, EE, long ago ruled out using Huawei equipment for core network functions. Al Jazeera's Adrian Brown, reporting from Beijing, said: "Huawei has been making money with the sales of their tablet and smartphones". In the past it has brought up issues with the equipment, though Huawei has always been pretty sharp and compliant when addressing any concerns.

by | March 29, 2019 | 12:25

The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States , which flagged the concerns over Grindr, is an inter-agency body overseen by the U.S. Treasury. A Grindr spokesperson did not respond to FOX Business' request for comment. The company gather personal information - including location and messages - from its roughly 27 million users.

by | March 29, 2019 | 08:28

ASB chief economist Nick Tuffley said there had been a "clear shift" in the Reserve Bank's stance, and every interest rate review in the short term was now "live" for a potential interest rate cut. That poll also showed economists had removed expectations of a rate rise this year. With the bank now flagging that the next move in rates is likely to be lower, it has seen the New Zealand dollar plummet against the Australian and New Zealand dollars, as well as the major crosses.

by | March 29, 2019 | 07:12

Muelle said that Uber would also be watching the IPO with great interest, since its own stock debut is likely to mirror that of Lyft's . Lyft's shares are set to start trading on the tech-dominated Nasdaq index on Friday. Beyond solidarity for these specific actions, this employee also backs several of the proposals RDU is agitating for, including fair pay, transparency, an end to the contractor model that strips drivers of basic employee rights, and the ability to have a voice in the ...

by | March 28, 2019 | 22:15

The warehouses, or customer fulfilment centres (CFCs) as Ocado likes to call them, will go live within four years. The latest deal, which will see Ocado's technology and software develop the Coles Online grocery business in Australia, sent Ocado's shares up as much as 6 percent in London on Tuesday to a record high.

by | March 28, 2019 | 18:54

Midwest when it started offering the $69 one-way trips to Reykjavik out of Chicago O'Hare International Airport. "All Wow Air flights have been canceled". Fierce competition in Europe has led airlines to slash prices, pushing their profit margins lower. It is also providing rescue fee of £110 cover the cost of flight.

by | March 28, 2019 | 16:24

Saudi Arabia was China's biggest crude oil supplier in February, data from the general administration of Chinese customs showed on Monday, reclaiming the crown from Russian Federation after ranking second in January. That compared to supplies from Russian Federation last month of 5.74 million tonnes, or almost 1.5 million bpd. Manufacturing data from Asia, Europe and North America is pointing to a sharp economic slowdown.

by | March 28, 2019 | 12:46

Global natural gas consumption rose by 4.6%, while consumption of oil rose by 1.3% and coal by 0.7%. Another discouraging trend given efforts to tame global warming was a slowdown previous year in energy efficiency gains to 1.3 percent, only half the average improvement rate for the 2014-2017 period.

by | March 28, 2019 | 11:53

Those tickets were sold in Arizona, two in California, Indiana, Missouri, New Jersey and NY. The Powerball jackpot is seen on a sign at the Shell Gateway store on March 26 in Boynton Beach, Florida. Tickets are $2 each and will be available at retailers and online until 9:45 p.m. "There are a lot of people imagining what they could do with a $750 million Powerball jackpot this week", Powerball Product Group Chairman David Barden said in the release.

by | March 28, 2019 | 11:07

Amid slowing demand, smartphone makers are finding it increasingly hard to convince users to upgrade to the latest models with just a few technological improvements or additional features. Articles appear on euronews.com for a limited time. Apple News + was the first of the newly announced services that's available for customers to try out, now limited to the USA and Canada only.

by | March 28, 2019 | 09:42

Councillor Kara Cook said that claim was a "cop-out". The ad which has since been removed, was posted around the city of Brisbane , across buses, airport and other parts of the city, and it drew widespread criticism on social media, where it was branded "sexist" and accused of promoting sex tourism.

by | March 28, 2019 | 08:53

McDonald's drive-thru menus will be getting a bit more dynamic. These include the development of its global mobile app, mobile order and pay, indoor and outdoor digital menu boards and self-order kiosks. It has since divested its stake in the burrito chain. The company has 200 employees, majority in its Tel Aviv development center as well as development, sales and operations staff in its NY office.

by | March 28, 2019 | 05:39

The European Central Bank, Reserve Bank of Australia and the Bank of Japan have all turned dovish since. Historically, an inverted yield curve - where long-term rates fall below short-term - has signalled an upcoming recession, as per experts.

by | March 27, 2019 | 21:56

The disputes form part of a wide-ranging row between the two companies being played out in courtrooms around the world. After praising the first decision in its favor, Qualcomm said it would seek "reconsideration" of the second decision because it was at odds with a jury trial that the chip supplier won earlier this month in federal court in San Diego, where jurors found Apple infringed three Qualcomm patents .

by | March 27, 2019 | 18:59

The recalled conventional avocados sold at retail stores were labeled with a sticker that said "Bravocado". The company said they were sold in bulk across California , Arizona , Florida , Wisconsin , North Carolina and New Hampshire .