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by | August 20, 2019 | 12:25

Before the launch of this mobile wallet, Rakuten partnered with Silicon Valley-based cybersecurity firm CipherTrace to help be compliant with global regulators and to enhance some of its safety features. The Rakuten Wallet will provide trading services for three cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin, Ethereum and Bitcoin Cash . Moreover, users can avail this service 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

by | August 20, 2019 | 00:29

Hong Kong democracy supporter Joel Wan told Star Vancouver on Saturday he called police after seeing threatening messages from people in Vancouver on social media, including an image of a gun. Twitter in a blog post said the accounts undermined the legitimacy and political positions of the protest movement in Hong Kong. In mainland China, on the other hand, it's commonplace for state media to liken the behaviour of the Hong Kong protesters to "rioters".

by | August 19, 2019 | 20:13

Added her partner, Legolas Wang: " Hong Kong is part of China ". Twitter is blacklisted by the Chinese communist government, completely blocked by the "Great Chinese Firewall". About 500 black-clad people, adopting the color of protest in Hong Kong , trooped to the Broadway-City Hall SkyTrain Station in Vancouver on Saturday to show their solidarity with those fighting for democracy in a city more than 10,000 kilometers away.

by | August 19, 2019 | 20:06

Johnson will meet the German chancellor on Wednesday and the French president on Thursday, before the G7 meeting in Biarritz on Saturday. The prime minister's office did not comment on the leaks Sunday, but Boris Johnson has said the nation will leave the European Union on October 31 without a deal unless terms of the separation are renegotiated.

by | August 19, 2019 | 18:50

At a dinner with President Trump over the weekend, CEO Tim Cook expressed concern that Korean giant Samsung might gain an edge over the iPhone maker because it pays less in tariffs . And that's not good timing for Apple, considering the company is expected to launch new iPhones and a Mac next month. I said, 'How good a competitor?' He said they are a very good competitor.

by | August 19, 2019 | 18:42

Deere also announced a review of its cost structure and measures including a 20% production cut at its factories in IL and Iowa in the face of weak demand after Q3 production costs rose by two percentage points from the year-ago quarter.

by | August 19, 2019 | 18:39

We will make every effort to sell the auto post-sale, " Sotheby's said in a statement following the incident. The number on the screen was changed to reflect $17-million as the crowd booed and some people walked out, Bloomberg News reported .

by | August 19, 2019 | 17:39

Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories . According to Tesla's website, one can rent solar power panels or solar roofs for as little as $50 a month and that cost included panel installation, hardware, and ongoing maintenance. The contract can be canceled at any time, Tesla said, though there would be a $1,500 cost to remove the system. Once among the largest installers of renewables in the country through SolarCity, Tesla has seen its share of the market decline significantly ...

by | August 19, 2019 | 16:16

Just ten examples of the new special-edition Bugatti Centodieci will be produced. and they've all already been sold. Apparently - well, depending on who you ask - it'll be worth every penny. That claim of dominance was renewed this morning with the debut of the Bugatti Centodieci during the Quail, A Motorsports Gathering at the Quail Lodge & Golf Club in Carmel Valley, Calif.

by | August 19, 2019 | 13:53

Weak economic data from Germany and China added to signals of a global slowdown. President Trump on Tuesday backed off a September 1 deadline that would have added a new 10% tariff on all remaining Chinese imports, including many consumer products.

by | August 19, 2019 | 10:22

On Sunday, Trump told reporters before boarding Air Force One in New Jersey that he did not want to do business with Huawei for national security reasons. Huawei has pleaded not guilty in the case. The world's largest telecommunications equipment maker is still prohibited from buying American parts and components to manufacture new products without additional license approvals.

by | August 19, 2019 | 08:59

The products subject to recall bear establishment number "P-13456" printed on the back of the product's resealable plastic bag. Reports of contamination from buyers sparked the recall. Anyone concerned about illness or injury should contact their health-care provider, the USDA said. Consumers with questions may call or text Tyson's consumer relations department toll-free at 855-382-3101, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.to 5 p.m.

by | August 19, 2019 | 07:52

Mr. Bullard also played down the rout Wednesday in US equity markets, noting that stock prices might be more affected by trade-related uncertainty than American consumers. "[Wednesday], before the market opened, they had what's called a mild yield curve inversion, which means a long-term bond rate fell below the short-term rate".

by | August 18, 2019 | 23:10

Crude oil price came under pressure on OPEC's remarks and the barrel of West Texas Intermediate erased a large portion of its daily gains. The global benchmark was 2.4% lower, at $58.05/Bbl, and West Texas Intermediate crude was down 1.4%, to $54.47/Bbl.

by | August 18, 2019 | 19:58

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by | August 18, 2019 | 18:49

Meanwhile, the Kyodo news agency said that Trump asked Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to buy U.S. farm exports worth several hundred million dollars including specific products such as soybeans and wheat, reported Reuters. "He pretends they are uniquely damaging to China, when in fact they've disrupted USA supply chains and fueled retaliation by China against US exporters - particularly farmers".

by | August 18, 2019 | 17:43

The pair bet that coworking would be big, and they began taking out pricey leases on large commercial spaces in NY and other major cities, then renting out portions to startups. The Times newspaper in London writes that the company has had to raise increasingly large sums to keep up with its rate of expansion. "What are they actually trying to do there?" In its plans to go public, WeWork outlined a number of risks.

by | August 18, 2019 | 14:42

Shares of Alibaba were up about 3.5% at over $167 during pre-market trading in NY on August 15. Maggie Wu, the chief financial officer of Alibaba Group , said , "We are pleased to see sustained user engagement and consumer spending across our platforms".

by | August 18, 2019 | 10:07

However, that number is 2,603 fewer than a year ago, a 0.1% decrease. The U.S. added an average 218,000 per month to end past year and that rate has slowed to 141,000 since January. Household employment increased by 14,112 to set a new high of 4,263,623. Statewide, month-over-month job losses were worst in the leisure and hospitality industry, which lost 9,200 jobs; government, which lost 3,200 jobs; and information services, which lost 2,500 jobs.

by | August 17, 2019 | 19:38

Brent crude futures LCOc1 were down 20 cents or 0.3% from the previous settlement at $58.29 a barrel by 0643 GMT. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI ) crude oil was up by 4.0% to US$57.10 a barrel. In Germany, a slump in exports sent the economy in reverse in the second quarter and the Eurozone's GDP showed barely any growth. USA crude supplies rose by 1.6 million barrels last week, compared with analyst expectations for a decrease of 2.7 million barrels, as refineries cut output, the EIA said.