Markets

by | July 10, 2019 | 22:08

These have continued to weigh on confidence in the manufacturing sector, which is the most exposed to global trade, and are projected to weaken the growth outlook for the remainder of the year. Although investment growth is set to moderate this year compared to the very high level of 2018, favourable financing conditions, high levels of capacity utilisation and a more intensive use of European Union funding suggest that it may remain an important growth driver, the Commission said.

by | July 10, 2019 | 21:52

Passengers on flights grounded at the airport posted photographs on Twitter to complain about the delays to their flights. "We are working with ANS, our air traffic control provider, to rectify this issue as quickly as possible". Come on #gatwick sort it out. "A third wrote: "@Gatwick_Airport BA flight from tenerife landed in Stansted because of IT issue in Gatwick. Another said: "Currently sat on a crowded plane, on the runway at gothenburg with no information on when or of we will get ...

by | July 10, 2019 | 19:39

Waters pushed back: "Because the president doesn't have the authority?" President Donald Trump has been putting intense and constant pressure on the Fed to cut the benchmark interest rate to boost the economy, repeatedly criticizing Powell on Twitter and in public comments.

by | July 10, 2019 | 18:40

But global trade tensions could prompt the bank to cut its forecast for the world economy, Mendes said, noting the United States had slapped more tariffs on Chinese goods since the bank's April forecasts. For the sixth-straight meeting, this was said to be based upon balances among domestic economic improvements with an expanding global slowdown caused by trade conflicts.

by | July 10, 2019 | 18:27

She said a flight attendant told her that her outfit was unacceptable; however, she tweeted photos showing that the outfit was appropriate . Eager to 'diffuse' the situation, Tisha told Today Style asking the attendant if she could wrap a blanket around her instead, to which the flight attendant responded, saying: 'Yeah, because that's the only way you're getting on here .' .

by | July 10, 2019 | 18:28

In a video posted to Twitter by user Logan Webb, one of Delta Flight 1425's engines can be seen with what appears to be its spinner completely detached and rattling around in the inlet, all while an extremely ominous orange glow emanates from deeper within from the still-spinning shaft.

by | July 10, 2019 | 18:01

Red Hat will operate as a distinct unit within IBM and will retain its headquarters in Raleigh, North Carolina, as well as its brands. IBM closed its $34 billion purchase of Red Hat , sealing the world's second-largest technology deal ever and setting up the iconic USA company on a path to try to compete with top software purveyors in the cloud.

by | July 10, 2019 | 16:00

The British government said Wednesday that the system can help senior citizens, blind people and others who find it hard to access the internet. Amazon's algorithm will use information from the NHS website to provide answers to questions such as: " Alexa , how do I treat a migraine?", "Alexa, what are the symptoms of flu?" and "Alexa, what are the symptoms of chickenpox? ".

by | July 10, 2019 | 15:22

OPEC and allied producers led by Russian Federation agreed last week to extend their supply-cutting deal until March 2020. Brent has risen nearly 20% in 2019 supported by the pact and also tensions in the Middle East, especially concerns about the row over Iran's nuclear program.

by | July 10, 2019 | 13:39

For the first half of this year, CPI increased 2.2 percent compared with the same period last year, according to the NBS. China says June food CPI +8.3 pct from a year ago; Non-Food CPI China June PPI 0.0 pct from a year ago (Reuters Poll +0.3 pct).

by | July 10, 2019 | 12:43

The deal may also be driven by Cisco's desire for leadership in the service provider world, especially as competitor Huawei continues to compete against Cisco in global markets and as relationships are potentially starting to thaw between US companies and Huawei, Bhutto said.

by | July 10, 2019 | 12:41

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said Tuesday that street address, floor number and suite number should be conveyed via all emergency calls. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) of the United States has reportedly announced that it will present a proposal enabling the agency to track scam calls originating internationally or use other methods to evade current spoofing laws.

by | July 10, 2019 | 12:31

Facebook has indicated it intends to establish a worldwide independent governance body, based in Geneva, aiming to ultimately include 100 members by the scheduled launch time in 2020. said Facebook's Libra will be counting on continued explosive growth from emerging markets and especially India to succeed. Libra can help underdeveloped nations improve capital flows in their countries and enhance their financial systems, company executives claimed.

by | July 10, 2019 | 10:11

Though they're not exactly the food you think of when stopping by Burger King, this actually isn't the first time tacos have found their place on BK menus. You can also add the Crispy Taco to any meal order for a buck. Burger King's Halloumi Burger is filled with a fried cheese patty. The item is available at participating restaurants for a limited time.

by | July 10, 2019 | 10:00

A breakdown of each party's percentage of the vote and seats in the 300-seat parliament shows New Democracy winning 39.78% and 158 seats, SYRIZA with 31.56 % and 86 seats, ΚΙΝΑL at 7.97 % and 22 seats, Communist Party of Greece (ΚΚΕ) with 5.34 % and 15 seats, Εlliniki Lysi (Greek Solution) won 3.74 % and 10 seats, and MeRA25 with 3.47 % and 9 seats.

by | July 10, 2019 | 09:39

Expectations for a 50 basis point rate cut at a Fed meeting later this month have evaporated, but investors still expect a 25 basis point rate cut due to weak inflation and worries about the US-China trade war. Every sentence Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks to Congress this week is sure to be parsed by investors who expect - and hope - the Fed will cut interest rates later this month for the first time in a decade.

by | July 10, 2019 | 08:09

The electric motor comes from the i3s and also delivers 135 kW in the Mini . The Mini Electric supports rapid charging at 50kW, which will see you to 80 per cent charge in 35 minutes. Switching between the levels is done via a toggle switch positioned beside the start/stop button, and in its most aggressive setting, allows for single-pedal driving.

by | July 10, 2019 | 04:27

Information stolen during the breach, which began when the systems of the Starwood hotels group were compromised in 2014, some combination of name, mailing address, phone number, email address, passport number, Starwood Preferred Guest account information and date of birth.

by | July 10, 2019 | 02:57

Developed by the team behind the company's first full-electric model, the Austrian-built I-Pace mid-size SUV, "the new XJ will build on the characteristics synonymous with its predecessors - lovely design, intelligent performance and revered luxury".

by | July 10, 2019 | 02:16

A Eurogroup finance meeting on Monday will convene to discuss the state of Greece's economy after tax cuts rolled out by Tsipras in a last-ditch attempt to win over voters May. Mitsotakis is expected to announce the formation of his cabinet later in the day. The finance minister will be Christos Staikouras, an engineer and economist who previously served as deputy minister.