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by | September 20, 2019 | 17:51

The U.S. satellite photos appear to show the attack on Abqaiq may have struck the most-sensitive part of the facility, its stabilization area. "Saudi Arabia oil supply was attacked". Tension in the oil-producing Gulf region has dramatically escalated this year after Trump imposed severe US sanctions on Iran aimed at halting its oil exports altogether.

by | September 20, 2019 | 16:41

You shouldn't expect Dolby Vision support from any of the devices, however. "Whether you are new to streaming or demand more advanced features such as better Wi-Fi, 4K HDR and voice search, we have the right streaming player for everyone".

by | September 20, 2019 | 15:52

A FedEx pilot was detained in China last week after items were found in his checked bag before he boarded a commercial flight, the company confirmed to Fox News on Thursday. Huawei said at the time it would review its ties with the courier service over the incident. Huawei is on a list of companies barred from receiving USA technology without a Commerce Department license.

by | September 20, 2019 | 14:43

The US has accused Iran of being behind the attack - a charge Iran has denied and warned the US it would retaliate "immediately" if targeted over the attacks. This comes after Iran warned that any US or Saudi strike against Iran would result in an "all-out war ". Other potential targets include missile launch sites and other assets of the elite Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), along with bases near the Gulf.

by | September 20, 2019 | 14:45

The social media giant's project, announced in June as it expands into e-commerce, is a high-profile attempt to draw cryptocurrencies into the banking and corporate establishment its creators sought to subvert. "Coeure, who chairs the Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures, said during the event at the Bank of International Settlements (BIS) held in Basel, that when it comes to running "a global payment system, stablecoins are largely untested giving rise to serious risks" with ...

by | September 20, 2019 | 13:55

But let's take it from where all started; back in 2016. European Commission (EC) has ordered Apple, to pay overdue taxes to Dublin, which together with interests amount to €14.3 billion. An EU lawyer pushed back at Apple and Ireland's arguments, insisting that the iPhone-maker was on the hook to pay taxes in Ireland. The case is about Apple's Irish tax deal and has nothing to with the mismatch between tax regimes in different countries or United States tax-deferral rules, Commission ...

by | September 20, 2019 | 13:39

It leads Honda's plan to electrify the brand's light trucks, and beyond that the carmaker is moving "to apply its advanced two-motor hybrid-electric system to all of its core USA models in the years ahead". The VTEC Turbo engine is mated to a continuously variable transmission (CVT), with front- and all-wheel drive available. While the 2020 CR-V Hybrid won't be delivering mileage in the 60 to 70 mpg range, it should still impress, according to Art St.

by | September 20, 2019 | 13:12

Advent said it would cooperate with the review. The move could delay or block the $5 billion deal. It also highlights how Brexit has depressed valuations of United Kingdom industrial assets and encouraged some foreign buyers to pursue deals they may previously have avoided because of regulatory hurdles.

by | September 20, 2019 | 13:06

Smith expressed extreme pessimism about the global economy on the delivery giant's post-earnings conference call with analysts, CNBC.com explained. It will soon start delivering packages seven days a week throughout the entire year instead of just during the holidays and will bring into its own network almost all of the two million packages it once handed off to the U.S.

by | September 20, 2019 | 10:40

Boone said that there was evidence that the trade standoff was taking its toll on the United States economy, hitting some manufactured products and triggering farm bankruptcies. Chief economist Laurence Boone said that the United Kingdom should do all it can to secure a deal with the European Union , in the context of worries that the high level of uncertainty generated by the global trade war and Brexit might affect the global economy for a prolonged period of time.

by | September 20, 2019 | 09:57

The Swiss drugmaker's decision follows an investigation by US and European regulators into the presence of the impurity, N-nitrosodimethylamine ( NDMA ), in the ranitidine drug and a distribution halt in Canada announced late Tuesday. "Zantac OTC [over the counter] has been around for over a decade and meets all the specified safety requirements for use in the OTC market". NDMA can cause harm in large amounts, but the levels the FDA found in preliminary tests of ranitidine "barely exceed ...

by | September 20, 2019 | 08:56

For companies who do not avail any exemption effective tax rate shall be 17.01 percent. Sitharaman said the revenue foregone on reduction in corporate tax and other relief measures will be Rs 1.45 lakh crore annually. "In order to promote growth and investment, a new provision has been included in the Income Tax act, that allows any domestic companies an option to pay income tax at the rate of 22% without exemptions".

by | September 20, 2019 | 06:39

NDTV is one of the leaders in the production and broadcasting of un-biased and comprehensive news and entertainment programmes in India and overseas. "No stressed asset in the MSME sector will be declared an NPA till March 31, 2020,"she said".

by | September 20, 2019 | 05:16

Apple's arguments at the General Court, Europe's second-highest, came after the European Union executive in 2016 said the tech giant benefited from illegal state aid due to two Irish tax rulings which artificially reduced its tax burden for over two decades.

by | September 20, 2019 | 04:29

PTT Philippines on Tuesday assured it has adequate supply of oil but continues to monitor price developments after the attack on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia . "Before that, we don't really know how much oil will be offline for how long and that's the basic question people having been posing since Saturday".

by | September 19, 2019 | 22:27

The board voted 7 to 2 to maintain the current monetary policy, but Goshi Kataoka, one of the two nay votes, demanded a further cut in short-term interest rates, according to the statement. Under pressure from Wall Street and the White House, the Federal Reserve lowered interest rates on Wednesday for a second straight meeting, but declined to signal if it would continue to drop rates in the future.

by | September 19, 2019 | 22:03

This was the worst debut for a USA listed company worth over $1 billion, and this has caused many investors to become fearful of the market. In January, it invested at a valuation of $47 billion, more than triple the $15 billion that's now being discussed in an IPO .

by | September 19, 2019 | 21:47

Period tracking apps are reportedly sharing tons of user data to Facebook , according to the latest report on Mashable . Privacy International said although Maya's privacy policy says that no personal data is disclosed to advertisers, it then states that such data may be used "to comply with our advertisers' wishes by displaying their advertisement to that target audience".

by | September 19, 2019 | 21:38

The recall affects bags of the flour with a better if used by date of September 6, 2020. The recall says that the batch could have been contaminated with E. All surfaces, hands and utensils should be properly cleaned after contact with flour or dough. Symptoms of this strain will typically show up within three to four days of exposure, according to the CDC .

by | September 19, 2019 | 19:28

The bank said in a conference in Frankfurt on Thursday announced it would cut its deposit rate from -0.4% to -0.5% as well as start the purchasing of €20 billion of bonds every month from November onwards. However, the Us Federal Reserve system, a "wait and see" attitude to the patient. Credit is already cheap and abundant for governments and companies with good credit ratings.