Finance

by | February 14, 2019 | 21:57

He suggested the Enquirer coverage was politically motivated as Mr Pecker is a close friend of Donald Trump , while Mr Bezos owns The Washington Post , which the U.S. The tabloid also boasted of being in possession of "raunchy messages and erotic selfies" by the two. Both have denied the infidelity and have said they began the relationship only after they officially separated from their spouses.

by | February 14, 2019 | 21:39

The first signs of serious trouble appeared two weeks ago, when an opponent of Amazon's expansion was appointed to a NY state commission that needs to approve the incentive package the state was offering for the expansion. Instead, the e-commerce giant will move forward with existing plans in Virginia and Nashville and continue to hire across its 17 tech hubs and corporate offices in the United States and Canada.

by | February 14, 2019 | 20:56

Yesterday, we reported on a possible partnership between Tesla and General Motors for an all electric pickup truck. Of course, assuming negotiations are taking place, the potential exists that the talks could fall through and no deal announcement will be made.

by | February 14, 2019 | 20:39

The company makes simply designed white Wi-Fi pucks that people can plug in around their homes, An Eero Wi-Fi system is meant to provide more reliable Wi-Fi in every nook and cranny of a home than a single Wi-Fi router. In 2016, the company backed Wi-Fi start-up Luma as part of a $12.5 million round. It will be interesting to see what happens once they are owned by Amazon.

by | February 14, 2019 | 18:27

This temperature regulation ensures that your dog won't overheat while you run inside to grab some groceries. Tesla has rolled out a new mode for pet owners that creates a safe environments for pets to stay in the auto while the owner is away.

by | February 14, 2019 | 16:57

Chinese staffers adjust a US flag before the opening session of trade negotiations between USA and Chinese trade representatives at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing , Thursday, Feb. "They feel that it is humiliating for China if another country does this", he said. "It is hard to reach an agreement within a short time on structural reforms if the United States demands too much", Yu said.

by | February 14, 2019 | 14:36

Almost 15 years after the A380's maiden flight, the aircraft will be taken out of production, the company said in a statement on Thursday. Airbus's decision is good news for rival Boeing . But in the end, it wasn't passenger support, but the lack thereof from airlines that hastened the A380's demise. Ironically, the double-decker planes are popular with passengers, but airlines have come to view them as inefficient.

by | February 14, 2019 | 12:41

Although Trump said he's generally "not inclined" to delay raising tariffs. "There's been sort of a steady increase", Admiral John Richardson, the US Chief of Naval Operations, told reporters earlier this month when asked about China's militarization of the area.

by | February 14, 2019 | 10:55

WTI has also derived some support after the API reported late on Tuesday a almost 1M barrel drop in United States crude oil supplies during last week. The U.S. Treasury's guidance, which appears deliberately unclear, has left many third-country buyers uncertain about whether they can do business with PDVSA without also falling foul of sanctions.

by | February 14, 2019 | 08:24

The airline is seeking payment from the unnamed traveller, who it believes booked the ticket as part of a widely used hack of buying cheaper flights by avoiding the premiums placed on non-stop options. He successfully completed all legs of the departing flight, but on the return leg left the plane in Frankfurt. The defendant asked the court to dismiss the airline's request, saying the airline's terms and conditions don't apply to his actions - and that Lufthansa's request to recalculate ...

by | February 14, 2019 | 08:15

The biggest ever monthly fall in gas prices since comparable records began in 1988 coincided with the start of energy regulator Ofgem's cap on household bills . Brexit pandemonium in parliament and uncertainty over the shape of the UK's future relationship with the European Union is the only thing keeping the Bank of England from raising rates again, most economists say, given the United Kingdom is due to depart the EU on March 29.

by | February 14, 2019 | 08:11

With less than two weeks left until the leaders of North Korea and the USA sit down for their second summit in Hanoi , .it looks like the details of Kim Jong-un's visit to Vietnam have been finalized. Mr. Kim is said to be considering a state visit to Hanoi ahead of the highly anticipated summit. They live in an apartment in the city of Hanoi, in Vietnam.

by | February 14, 2019 | 07:21

Huawei, which briefly surpassed Apple to become the world's No. 2 smartphone brand previous year, led all major brands in China. Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook has seen China as a key part of Apple's strategy: last fiscal year the company generated nearly $52 billion in revenue from Greater China, a region that includes Hong Kong.

by | February 14, 2019 | 07:12

Tencent usually targets overseas gaming companies for its investments, but recently it has started to bet on other social media platforms. Reddit plans to use the funding to expand internationally and grow its ad platform. Reddit has been on a roll lately, growing its audience to 330 million monthly active users generating 14 billion page views in 2018. But Tencent, according to Crunchbase, is an investor in 349 companies, many in the west, and there is no proof that they have ever ...

by | February 13, 2019 | 21:38

A day later, the EIA confirmed the inventory build, but a smaller one at 1.3 million barrels. The rapid growth in USA production, led by shale oil output, has led to an unwelcome build in inventories of crude and refined products, while refining margins for the gasoline it yields have collapsed around the world.

by | February 13, 2019 | 20:16

According to Roadandtrack's report , the Tesla Model Y will share most of its parts with the Tesla Model 3 sedan. "We sold through just about every vehicle we had on the ground and we called nearly every being on the planet who had ever expressed desire to own a Tesla to let them know the tax credit was expiring", said the other ex-employee.

by | February 13, 2019 | 19:48

Mr Campbell waited 54 days to collect his $158.4 million ($1.17 million US) prize from the nation's Super Lotto , after his original win in November a year ago. It may have taken Campbell awhile to collect the prize, but at least it gave him time to think about how he wants to spend it. The owners of the Super Lotto even put out advertisements urging the victor to claim the prize before reaching the 90-day deadline.

by | February 13, 2019 | 07:14

Chinese and U.S. officials will hold high-level talks this week aimed at halting their damaging trade war. "But at some point, I expect to meet with President Xi, who I have a lot of respect for and like a lot, and make the parts of the deal that the group is unable to make", Trump said.

by | February 12, 2019 | 22:10

Ms Wilson-Raybould has so far declined to comment on the story, citing solicitor-client privilege. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday said he welcomed an investigation by Canada's ethics commissioner into allegations his office interfered in the criminal case against SNC-Lavalin, the latest twist in the weeks-old scandal that has rocked the Liberal government.

by | February 12, 2019 | 12:42

Britain and Switzerland have signed a continuity agreement that will allow the two countries to trade with each other once the United Kingdom leaves the European Union. Time pressure is mounting. "Should the United Kingdom leave the European Union on 29 March without a deal, the agreement will come into effect on a provisional basis from 30 March 2019", the government statement said.

by | February 11, 2019 | 15:26

Papa John's: Papa John's is offering any large specialty pie for $12-including their Philly cheesesteak pizza, which is back for a limited time. Since it would be sacrilegious not to consume at least a slice on the holiday, we've rounded up a list of pizza deals you can score this Saturday.

by | February 10, 2019 | 00:10

The social networking company will stop releasing its number of monthly active users, a figure which has been declining. Twitter said it measures its number of daily users differently than other companies because it counts only users who can view ads.

by | February 09, 2019 | 22:31

If the ruling is upheld, Facebook will be required to allow users to specifically approve data collected from other Facebook-owned sources and third-party websites assigned to their accounts. Last month, for example, the social network was accused by European Union officials of taking a "patchy, opaque and self-selecting" approach to tackling misinformation on its platform.

by | February 09, 2019 | 16:30

As the United Kingdom approaches the March 29 deadline to leave the European Union without yet having a deal for a new relationship settled, businesses are slashing spending and consumers are growing more anxious. As predicted, the Bank kept interest rates on hold at 0.75%. But a government report leaked last week showed unemployment at a 45-year-high of 6.1 percent in 2017-18.

by | February 09, 2019 | 12:25

So much so that the internet giant might reconsider the project, according a Washington Post report . The financial incentives NY lavished on Amazon to lure the company there also troubled some liberals. "I would be happy not to have them", said Terri Gloyd, the co-owner of the LIC Corner Cafe. "I don't think, in the end, there's a lot of public servants want to be responsible for losing 25,000 to 40,000 jobs", de Blasio said.