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by | October 20, 2019 | 02:27

But the reality of these long hour flights becoming every day flights is 'ultimately a business decision, ' Qantas CEO Alan Joyce said. Before you get too excited, Qantas has stated that it might be a few years before you can ever take part in such a long direct flight.

by | October 19, 2019 | 22:09

In the meantime, China's GDP expanded 6.2 per cent yr on yr within the first three quarters of 2019 to about 69.78 trillion yuan (about Dollars 9.87 trillion), the NBS knowledge confirmed. Even allowing for the impact of the trade dispute with the United States and weak factory output, the third quarter result was softer than anticipated by the market and right at the bottom end of the Government's full-year growth target of between 6 and 6.5 per cent.

by | October 19, 2019 | 21:25

Following Facebook's announcement regarding Libra in June 2019, the People's Bank of China began the development of their own digital version of the Chinese yuan, in an effort to increase the security of financial transactions and reduce the role of cash in the Chinese money supply.

by | October 19, 2019 | 03:40

Shares were down almost 6 per cent in mid-afternoon trading. J&J also said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration found small amounts of asbestos in one bottle, which the company is now investigating to determine how the contamination occurred and whether the bottle is counterfeit.

by | October 19, 2019 | 01:47

This IPO will be one of the largest ever public offerings and should generate more than $20 billion for Saudi Aramco , which is Saudi Arabia's largest source of revenues. Aramco executives have insisted since the attack that it would have no impact on its plans to list the company. Earlier this month, Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman said Saudi Arabia had fully restored oil output, which allowed it to focus on the IPO.

by | October 18, 2019 | 11:39

The outcomes for July by September represented a rebound from the earlier quarter when Netflix dropped US streaming clients for the preliminary time in eight years and missed desired goals and targets for brand spanking new subscribers throughout.

by | October 18, 2019 | 10:54

Nicotine, which is found in these products, is also highly addictive and "can harm adolescent brain development, which continues into the early- to mid-20s". "Any tobacco product use, including e-cigarettes, is unsafe, especially for youth", CDC director Dr. Robert R. Redfield said in a statement. Juul will continue to sell mint, menthol and tobacco flavors online and in stores, though a spokesman said Thursday "we continue to review our policies and practices" in advance of the FDA's ...

by | October 18, 2019 | 10:24

The rules cover all meetings Chinese diplomats have with representatives of state, local and municipal governments and all visits to public and private educational and research institutions, including national laboratories in the U.S. The official said he hoped the measure would prompt Beijing to open up more to USA diplomats. We absolutely encourage state and local officials, as well as educational and research institutions, to meet with and host foreign officials as they deem appropriate.

by | October 18, 2019 | 07:41

Netflix explained the bleeding out of customers: " With more revenue, we'll continue to invest to improve our service to further strengthen our value proposition ". The California-based company saw revenue rise 31 percent to US$5.25 billion and added 6.8 million subscribers worldwide to reach a total of 158.3 million.

by | October 18, 2019 | 05:27

Bertrand Perez , former senior director of payments engineering at PayPal was confirmed at the meeting as Libra's chief operating officer and managing director. Of course, it's not great news in the short term, but in a way it's liberating. The Bank of England laid out high hurdles it must meet before its launch and United States Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has also suggested the project could not advance before concerns were assuaged.

by | October 18, 2019 | 02:26

The new Volvo XC Recharge can sprint from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.9 seconds. The 2021 XC40 Recharge also will mark the debut of Volvo's newest infotainment system, which is based on Android infrastructure-a first for the automaker. "At Volvo Cars we will address what we control, which is both our operations and the tailpipe emissions of our cars", Chief Executive Hakan Samuelsson said in a statement.

by | October 17, 2019 | 22:57

Three days after appearing to greenlight an invasion by pulling United States troops from the Kurdish-dominated region, Trump told the Turkish president he would wreck Ankara's economy if the invasion went too far. Almost all US troops there have been removed and will be redeployed in the region in the coming weeks, something critics said was the "green light" for Erdogan to act.

by | October 17, 2019 | 19:43

A tentative deal following the bitter month-long General Motors strike in the USA has brought hope that 120 laid-off auto parts workers in the Windsor area could soon return to work. "Historically, [these jobs] went to high-seniority workers because they were less demanding than being on the assembly line". Adams said the Lordstown plant's closing overshadowed, at least locally, the negotiations .

by | October 17, 2019 | 16:26

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by | October 17, 2019 | 15:44

British and EU negotiators worked late into the night into Thursday in the hopes of presenting a last-minute Brexit deal to leaders meeting for a crunch European summit. "From what I have heard on the Brexit talks, I am encouraged to say this could lead to something", Roth told public broadcaster BR on Thursday. Brexit Secretary Steve Barclay said Wednesday that a draft text of a political declaration, one part of the Brexit deal with the European Union, had been submitted.

by | October 17, 2019 | 14:12

When depleted, the vehicle can be recharged via a Type 2 AC connection, which will take about 7.5 hours when plugged into an 11 kW three-phase charger. Inside, Volvo promises the all-new Android-based infotainment system offers drivers and passengers a more intuitive interface, a higher level of personalization and new Google services.

by | October 17, 2019 | 04:03

President Donald Trump and potential Democratic rivals in the 2020 presidential election. While none of the leaks to the corporate media can be taken at face value, the New York Post reported Tuesday that the UAW and GM had "agreed in principle" to give temporary workers "the opportunity to become full-time workers after three years of consecutive service".

by | October 17, 2019 | 01:13

Trump says the U.S.is sending missiles and "great power" to the Saudis, and added: "They're paying for that". Trump has slapped new sanctions on Turkey to pressure the country to halt an invasion that has opened the door to a resurgence of the Islamic State group.

by | October 16, 2019 | 17:41

Some Panera customers teed off on the clip. leaving pissed off comments about the chain not dishing freshly cooked fare. The response to the video on TikTok was mixed: One called Panera "glorified hospital food", while others joked that they'll still eat it even if it originated from frozen packaging.

by | October 16, 2019 | 15:55

Emma DeSouza and her United States born husband Jake arrive for a press conference in West Belfast, after The Home Office has won its appeal against an immigration tribunal ruling which found that people born in Northern Ireland are not automatically British.