Finance

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:23

It was literally a crappy day for one British Columbia woman. The woman then heads for the container with the serviettes and pulls out a few. She returns to napkin dispenser two more times, where she wipes herself and throws the soiled napkins at staff before making her exit.

by | May 16, 2018 | 09:56

WOW air will use Airbus A330neo aircraft on the Delhi route offering at least 37 inches of legroom to flyers. To promote the India service, Wow Air is offering $199 one-way fares from St. Here's the skinny on this particular deal, so you don't rack up charges unknowingly. The offer applies for 4200 seats on selected flights, only when booked on a return trip.

by | May 16, 2018 | 09:29

They say the preliminary real GDP fell 0.2 percent from the previous quarter. However, a breakdown of the data shows export growth is losing momentum, expanding just 0.6 percent in the first quarter after growth of 2.2 percent October-December a year ago.

by | May 16, 2018 | 09:00

Australia's S&P/ASX 200 lost 0.6 percent to 6,097.80. The S&P 500 index fell 18 points, or 0.7 percent, to 2,712. The Nasdaq composite dropped 78 points, or 1.1 percent, to 7,332. The yield on the 10-year Treasury rose to its highest since July 2011. The Dow lost 183 points, or 0.7 percent, to 24,715. Bond prices fell, sending yields higher, after the government reported a solid increase in USA retail sales last month.

by | May 16, 2018 | 09:01

The battle over this law could eventually make its way to the high court as well. A lawsuit asking the court to block Iowa's newest abortion law has officially been filed. Critics say at six weeks, many women don't even know they're pregnant. It does not specify criminal or civil penalties for those breaking the law. Earlier versions had called for felony charges against doctors but not women seeking an abortion.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:58

It would appear as an incredibly bright pin-point star that would nearly wash out all of the stars in the sky, " said Christian Wolf, lead author of the study and a researcher from the Australian National University ". The black hole is only visible because of its incredible brightness: If it was inside the Milky Way, it would light up more brightly than a full Moon to people on Earth , the astronomers say, making all the other stars in the night sky look dim by comparison.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:42

A dozen Google employees have chosen to resign instead of taking part in a Pentagon project that harnesses the company's artificial intelligence know-how for military purposes. "But I do feel responsibility when I see something that I should escalate it", another resigning employee told Gizmodo . This week more than 200 professors, scientists, and academics signed an open letter to protest Google's participation in Project Maven alleging that the technology could be weaponized.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:36

They now have a GBX 1508.00 target price on Easyjet (LON:EZJ). Credit Suisse maintained it with "Neutral" rating and GBX 966 target in Thursday, October 6 report. The firm has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Monday, February 1. Morgan Stanley has "Overweight" rating and GBX 1725 target. Jpmorgan Chase reported 0% in NN, Inc.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:13

Trump announced a USA withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal on Tuesday and said he was preparing new sanctions against Iran . Trump also said he planned to reintroduce the highest level of economic sanctions on Iran . But while he talked up the prospect of renewed coordination with America's allies, another top aide reminded Europe its companies could face sanctions if they continue to do business with the Middle Eastern power.

by | May 16, 2018 | 06:45

The U.S. says it would slap tariffs on European goods unless the EU stopped "harming U.S. interests", but the European Commission says the U.S. had lost most of its claims and that much of the aid faulted by the WTO had expired in 2011. Airbus chief executive Tom Enders called the ruling a "significant legal success for the European aviation industry". Both sides are expected to push for billions of dollars in sanctions annually by barring a negotiation deal.

by | May 16, 2018 | 06:45

Facebook previously estimated fake accounts as accounting for 3 percent to 4 percent of its monthly active users. In the first quarter alone, Facebook disabled roughly 583 million fake accounts, most of which were disabled within minutes of registration.

by | May 16, 2018 | 06:37

There are new restrictions on which types of animals are permitted on American Airlines flights. "Unfortunately, untrained animals can lead to safety issues for our team, our customers and working dogs onboard our aircraft". WestJet says it accepts dogs, cats, miniature horses, pigs and monkeys emotional support animals on its flights, subject to import and export conditions on worldwide flights.

by | May 16, 2018 | 06:36

Joachim Low pens new Germany contract and drops 27-man Provisional squad for the forthcoming World Cup. Yet there is no place for striker Sandro Wagner, Robert Lewandowski's back-up at Bayern Munich , who helped Germany win the Conferderations Cup in Russian Federation previous year.

by | May 16, 2018 | 06:32

The Everence Capital Management Inc holds 28,921 shares with $5.48 million value, up from 27,153 last quarter. HM Payson & Co. increased its stake in The Home Depot by 88.2% during the third quarter. This figure is launch by taking the postscript price and multiplying it by the total number of shares outstanding. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 73,815 shares of the company's stock, valued at $13,827,025.80.

by | May 16, 2018 | 06:29

Witnesses said the auto "did not brake or take any action to avoid the collision" but the driver has since admitted to police that she had been looking at her phone prior to the collision. Federal regulators are not investigating the crash of a Tesla electric vehicle this weekend, as Utah police try to determine whether the car's semi-autonomous Autopilot feature was switched on.

by | May 15, 2018 | 16:48

The self-portrait, named Le Marin (The Sailor ) was set to go to the highest bidder at NY auction house Christie's, along with another work by the artist-a 1964 portrait of a woman with a cat named Femme au chat assise dans un fauteuil .

by | May 15, 2018 | 16:06

Dr. Yathindra, says, "Senior party leaders will decide on this, but we are confident and hope to form Government on our own". It can also run the government if around 5 or 6 opposition MLAs abstain from voting at such a time. It said that JD (S) will win 30-39 seats and others 2-4 seats. It also enjoys support from Muslim voters in the region. Gowda is wary of his core voters shifting to the Congress Party if Siddharamaiah remains in power for too long.

by | May 15, 2018 | 15:34

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by | May 15, 2018 | 15:06

He joined Vodafone in 2001 as Vodafone UK Finance Director before being appointed Vodafone UK Chief Commercial Officer then Vodafone UK CEO. FTSE 100 telecommunications firm Vodafone Group PLC on Tuesday reported organic earnings growth came in above guidance, while also saying Chief Executive Vittorio Colao will depart later this year.

by | May 15, 2018 | 14:51

Although this was not the first blockchain technology had been used for trade finance, it was the first time that such a transaction had been completed using only a single shared blockchain platform rather than also relying on other systems.

by | May 15, 2018 | 14:44

When you review the facts of the payments and who made those payments to Cohen, there is no escaping the reality that is potentially very ugly. AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said last week that it was a mistake to hire Michael Cohen , former personal attorney for President Donald Trump , as a consultant after it was revealed the company may have paid him $600,000 past year.

by | May 15, 2018 | 14:11

The two leaders agreed for their teams to hold discussions on the potential impact of USA sanctions on firms doing business in Iran , Downing Street said. That would hurt not just Iran's economy but also the dollar's liquidity, as the global oil trade undergirds the greenback, said Edward Al Hussainy, senior analyst, global rates and currency at Columbia Threadneedle in Minneapolis.

by | May 15, 2018 | 13:59

The report comes as the price of oil has been moving higher following US President Donald Trump's decision to formally withdraw from the Iran nuclear agreement and impose fresh sanctions on the oil producing country. "I doubt very much this will lead to an all-out war between Iran and Israel ", said Banuazizi, director of BC's Islamic Civilization and Societies program.

by | May 15, 2018 | 13:53

Consumer price-based inflation (retail), which is tracked closely by the RBI , was higher than the RBI's medium-term target of 4 per cent in April - for the sixth straight month. Housing inflation increased to 8.50 per cent in April from 8.31 per cent in March and inflation rate for "clothing and footwear" increased to 5.11 per cent in April from 4.91 per cent.

by | May 15, 2018 | 13:24

The CBI accused former PNB boss Usha Ananthasubramanian , now the chief executive of Allahabad Bank , in the first batch of formal charges to be filed in the case, the two CBI sources said. "Reconciliation of SWIFT (Society for Worldwide Inter-Bank Financial Telecommunication) messaging system CBS was not done despite repeated caution notices of the RBI ", a CBI official said.