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by | September 24, 2019 | 17:17

It said it was organizing a repatriation program for the stranded customers, dubbed Operation Matterhorn, to operate over the next two weeks. He called on the government to reconsider the borrowing of $600 million to build an airport and return to the PPP arrangement that would not 'be on the backs of the young people of Saint Lucia'.

by | September 24, 2019 | 13:10

Despite a $1 million fine from the Securities and Exchange Commission, former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn appears to be getting fairer and better treatment than he's received from Japanese regulators during the a year ago. Nissan settled the charges, agreeing to pay a $15 million civil penalty and to cease and desist from committing or causing violations of the anti-fraud provisions.

by | September 24, 2019 | 11:43

On September 14, two state-owned oil plants in eastern Saudi Arabia were attacked in the early morning hours, forcing the kingdom to temporarily halt a substantial part of its oil production, which rattled global markets. Macron said at a news conference at the United Nations earlier on Monday that he planned to meet separately with both Trump and Rouhani over the next day and would work to foster "the conditions for discussion" and not escalation.

by | September 24, 2019 | 10:22

Domestic fuel prices have increased significantly over the past one week after the recent drone attacks on Saudi-oil major Aramco and petrol prices across major cities by around Rs 1.60 per litre. It may be noted that oil prices surged more than 15 per cent to their highest level in almost four months after an attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities that knocked out more than five per cent of global oil supply.

by | September 24, 2019 | 03:57

Representatives from SoftBank didn't immediately respond for requests seeking comment. However, Benchmark Capital - a major WeWork investor that wants Neumann to step aside, according to Reuters - has a history of removing cofounder-CEOs.

by | September 24, 2019 | 00:53

He expects Bakkt to steadily and exponentially increase in volume over time. Another major stock exchange, the Chicago Mercantile Exchange ( CME ), has since the end of 2017 offered trading in cryptocurrency futures. Prior to the opening the company launched the Bakkt Warehouse for the deposit and withdrawal of Bitcoin in a safe and secure environment, with the company saying the service was powered by the same infrastructure and security as the NYSE.

by | September 24, 2019 | 00:33

Manufacturers and suppliers across Arizona, Maine, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas and Vermont, including Intersil and ON Semiconductor, are providing advanced technology. Many of Apple's products, including its iPhone, are expected to see new restrictions this December, unless a deal with China is announced. The president said Cook argued the tariffs would hurt Apple while Samsung, based in South Korea, wouldn't be affected.

by | September 23, 2019 | 18:48

In his meeting with Mr Rouhani , the prime minister said he would also bring up the case of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and other dual British-Iranian nationals held in Tehran . In his speech on Sunday, Rouhani called on the foreign powers in the Gulf region to "stay away". In a question-and-answer session with the assembled USA journalists that lasted more than an hour, Zarif made several dubious assertions, including that Iran does not run proxy operations in other countries and that no ...

by | September 23, 2019 | 16:45

The Iranian government, meanwhile, has forcefully denied any involvement , accusing the us of engaging in political "posturing" through its accusations. Last Monday, Iran officially warned US officials against their claims that Iran had a role in the attacks. He said: "Imagery from the site of the attack shows remnants of Iranian-made ground-attack cruise missiles".

by | September 23, 2019 | 14:55

The e-cigarette industry is now facing global problems because of the vaping illnesses. While Korea has had no reported cases of lung diseases related to liquid-type e-cigarettes, the health ministry plans to conduct its investigation.

by | September 23, 2019 | 13:11

Speaking on board an RAF Voyager jet on the way to the United Nations General Assembly in New York, Mr Johnson gave the UK's first attribution of blame. Rouhani added the presence of foreign forces for the region is unsafe for the security of shipping and oil flow. The suspicion of Iranian involvement in the oil attacks stems from the more wide-ranging regional rivalry with Saudi Arabia and the antagonism over the abandonment of the nuclear deal.

by | September 23, 2019 | 09:59

If investments from Amazon .com Inc. and Ford Motor Co. weren't reason enough to take note of Rivian Automotive Inc ., a six-figure order announced Thursday by Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos has elevated the electric-vehicle start-up - all before its first mass-produced truck or SUV has rolled off the assembly line.

by | September 23, 2019 | 09:43

State oil company Saudi Aramco has switched crude grades and pushed back crude and oil products deliveries to customers by days following the attack. On Sunday, petrol was priced at Rs 69.38 per litre and diesel at 63.43 per litre. The crude oil rates saw on of its biggest single-day jump on September 16 after Saudi Arabia drone attack.

by | September 23, 2019 | 07:26

The incident came amid growing concerns raised by some customers of Thomas Cook , as the company's bosses met lenders and creditors in London in a last-ditch attempt to raise 200 million pounds ($250 million) to keep it afloat. The bankruptcy comes as a effect of a failed rescue plan that sought to secure 900 million British pounds after alleged lenders required the company to obtain more cash for winter operations.

by | September 22, 2019 | 22:34

The company, founded in 1841, has been fighting for its survival after its lenders threatened to pull the plug on a rescue deal that has been months in the making. General Secretary Manuel Cortes called for an urgent meeting with Business Secretary and South Northamptonshire MP Andrea Leadsom. He said in a letter: "It is incumbent upon the Government to act if required and save this iconic cornerstone of the British high street and the thousands of jobs that go with it".

by | September 22, 2019 | 22:24

She also said that Tellurian is looking forward to a long-lasting and prosperous partnership with Petronet in the Driftwood project. Tellurian and Petronet will aim to finalise the transaction agreements by March 31 next year. India's Petronet signed an MoU for 5 Metric tonnes per annum (MTPA) of LNG import with United States liquefied natural gas (LNG) developer Tellurian Inc on Sunday.

by | September 22, 2019 | 22:08

He argued bigger discount would have offered wanted insurance coverage in opposition to a sharper slowdown. What's unusual now is the crisp division and the reasons driving it, all against the political context of a president who wants deep rate cuts for a wholly different rationale.

by | September 22, 2019 | 19:24

The US this week imposed more sanctions on Iran's central bank and approved sending American troops and military equipment to boost defenses in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. The US has not provided any hard evidence that Iran was responsible for the attacks, but Esper insisted that the drones and cruise missiles used in the attack on the Saudi oil industry were produced by Iran.

by | September 22, 2019 | 15:44

The dividend is payable December 12 to shareholders of record on November 21. Microsoft has not defined when the buyback program will be closed. "Given $133 billion in cash (~$60 billion in net cash), the move to increase the dividend and share buy-backs should be welcomed by investors", Oppenheimer analyst Timothy Horan said in a note to clients.

by | September 22, 2019 | 14:28

No one was injured. Horrified passengers accurate now reached out to their loved ones as oxygen masks descended from at some level of the cabin. "Initially it was sort of a panic". "True my intuition, attain out to my family and to the folk I do know what's going on I esteem them". A statement by Delta says the plane was diverted out of an abundance of caution over the "cabin pressure irregularity".