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by | July 09, 2019 | 21:30

Shares in airlines across Europe fell on the news, with Air France down 5.2 percent, Ryanair down 4.8 percent, easyJet down four percent and Lufthansa down almost three percent at 12:55 GMT. French airports association UAF also criticized the tax, saying it would penalize the French air transport industry and harm the country's air connectivity.

by | July 09, 2019 | 20:12

Branson is thought to have already invested more than $1 billion in the project since 2004, while a similar proposed Saudi investment was suspended a year ago following the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi . Richard Branson's space-tourism company will merge with Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings (SCH), giving the special-purpose acquisition company a 49% stake, it said in a release Tuesday.

by | July 09, 2019 | 19:15

In an interview Sunday on CNN's "Fareed Zakaria GPS," Gates was asked by the host about leadership rules and principles. The Microsoft CEO stated that Jobs had a way of picking talent and hyper-motivating that talent. Jobs told Isaacson as much during one of their interviews before Jobs died in 2011. Apple chief design officer Jony Ive who worked at the iPhone maker for nearly 30 years made a decision to move on last month and form an independent design firm called LoveFrom.

by | July 09, 2019 | 18:28

If you restrict a person, they will still be able to post comments on your posts, but they won't be visible to anyone but themselves. " This intervention gives people a chance to reflect and undo their comment and prevents the recipient from receiving the harmful comment notification ", wrote the Instagram chief.

by | July 09, 2019 | 16:20

Given that so many people participated last summer, Chick-Fil-A is requesting that customers come correct. If you're the type who likes to go all out - perhaps a full-body cow suit - go on with your bad self. local time . Last year, Chick-fil-A gave out almost 2 million free entrées on Cow Appreciation Day . Chick-fil-A has more than 2,400 restaurants nationwide, and they're all participating in Cow Appreciation Day .

by | July 09, 2019 | 16:15

The upgrade will be free for people who have already paid for the full self-driving package: how numerous 500,000 Teslas already on the roads that includes is not clear. For now, the Full Self-Driving package ordered by so many Tesla customers equipped their vehicle exclusively with a Navigate on Autopilot feature, which the automaker says lets the auto handle "on-ramp to off-ramp" highway driving, including self-directed lane changes and interchange navigation.

by | July 09, 2019 | 09:52

The cause of a Rogers Wireless service outage that began Sunday remains unclear but the company says "a very limited number" of customers are still experiencing intermittent interruptions to voice calls. According to Rogers, they began restoring the system last night. Text messages, internet and data services are still active. "It's time to find some sort of regulation across all regions to follow one level of service or adapt to include all different types of mediums".

by | July 09, 2019 | 09:44

USA stocks fell on Monday, pressured by a drop in Apple Inc following a broker downgrade, and as investors toned down expectations of an aggressive interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve later this month. Congress on July 10-11 will give investors an opportunity to look for cues on the near-term monetary policy outlook. Fed minutes are due on Wednesday, ECB minutes on Thursday.

by | July 09, 2019 | 08:45

Until this past weekend, the all-time record on the Goodwood hill climb belonged to Nick Heidfeld. It beat a previous record time of 41.60 seconds set by Nick Heidfeld, behind the wheel of a McLaren-Mercedes MP4/13 F1 vehicle in 1999. All we can really do at this point is take a bow and applaud this wonderful effort. "Because the track is so short, I could not afford to make even the slightest mistake, and every aspect of the fine-tuning of the ID".

by | July 09, 2019 | 06:30

Even if the new boss explicitly emphasises the independence of the central bank in his statement! Their guidelines are reasonably clear cut: An inflation target of 2 percent in the case of the European Central Bank and the Bank of Japan. A sliding lira will result in inflationary pressures. Both Moody's and Fitch label the outlook as negative. Relations between the two countries deteriorated over the course of the Syrian civil war, when the USA armed a Kurdish militia that Turkey views as ...

by | July 09, 2019 | 05:55

Brent fell more than 3% and WTI shed more than 1.5%. However, the gains were capped as market participants continued to fret over global economic slowdown, which would impact oil demand, experts noted. The Iranian tensions flared up after Tehran said on Sunday it will soon boost its uranium enrichment above a limit set by a 2015 nuclear deal (JCPOA).

by | July 09, 2019 | 05:38

If you purchased CannTrust shares on the New York Stock Exchange, and would like to discuss our investigation, please contact us by emailing jcampisi@kaplanfox.com or by calling 800-290-1952. The Financial Post reported this morning that stock in CannTrust Holdings Incorporated plunged 17 per cent after it was discovered that their Pelham, Ontario greenhouse facility is non-compliant with regulations.

by | July 09, 2019 | 03:42

EBay said it will launch a "Crash Sale" on July 15 to include "hot deals on top brands" over 50% off, with free shipping - and "if history repeats itself and Amazon crashes that day", eBay will add more deals. VR Experience Zones during Amazon Prime Day will be open to all visitors for free from 12 noon to 8 p.m at select malls in Delhi NCR , Bengaluru , Chennai , Pune , Hyderabad and Kolkata .

by | July 09, 2019 | 02:32

Amazon has hiked its minimum wage for all US employees, but the company has continued to face criticism over the way it treats its warehouse workers. Members of the group, Amazon Employees for Climate Justice, say their causes are stronger together. Amazon declined to comment. In 2018, Amazon raised its minimum wage for hourly workers to $15 per hour, though other changes to pay incentives were also made.

by | July 08, 2019 | 21:58

The FDA warned in the recall notices that "Administration of a non-sterile product meant to be sterile may result in serious and potentially life-threatening situations or death". The products recalled included Neomycin and Polymixin B and Bacitracin Zinc Ophthalmic Ointment, NEO-POLY Dex, NEO-POLYCIN HC, POLYCIN, Bacitracin Ophthalmic Ointment, Sulfacetamide Sodium Ophthalmic Ointment and Puralube Ophthalmic Ointment, which is over the counter.

by | July 08, 2019 | 17:58

Oil prices moved up on Monday backed by better-than-expected U.S.jobs data and geopolitical tensions. Elsewhere, the Turkish lira weakened sharply after President Tayyip Erdogan dismissed the country's central bank governor. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index declined 1.2%, the lowest in more than a week. The dollar index stood at 97.233. DXY , down marginally on the day but near the 3-week high of 97.443 hit on Friday.

by | July 08, 2019 | 17:27

Japan accounts for up to 90 percent of the global production of these materials. The number of South Korean tourists to Japan fell almost five percent in the January-May period from a year earlier, government data showed Sunday, with travel demand to Japan expected to fall further following Japan's export curbs.

by | July 08, 2019 | 16:29

Deutsche Bank has started cutting jobs in London as part of a plan to reduce its workforce by 18,000 in a bid to revive its ailing fortunes. The restructuring intends to take out €6 billion ($8.8 billion Cdn) in costs. A Hong Kong equities trader told Reuters the mood was gloomy as people were called individually to meetings. The bank is planning to shut down the majority of the Asia Pacific equities, according to Bloomberg reports , including cash equities, equity research and ...

by | July 08, 2019 | 10:57

If we take a brief look at the smartphone section, Huawei getting banned from using Android has been one of the trending topics from the past month. Hongmeng OS, however, could be a window of opportunity for Huawei to become self-reliant at least in terms of software. The company is also closely working OEMs like Oppo and Vivo on the new mobile operating system.

by | July 08, 2019 | 04:23

The Centers for Disease Control reported that a total of 45 recent cases of salmonella originated from the treats , affecting people in New York, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Massachusetts, Michigan, North Dakota, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, Kansas and California.