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by | October 10, 2018 | 22:57

Pressure appeared to be building worldwide on close USA ally Saudi Arabia on the whereabouts of Khashoggi , a prominent critic of Saudi policies, who was last seen entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul to get documents for his planned marriage.

by | October 10, 2018 | 22:45

Michael's maximum sustained winds had reached 70 miles per hour, it said. In the storm's wake: nine dead and 20 inches of rain in some places. A Category 1 hurricane has sustained winds of 74 to 95 miles per hour. The State of Emergency went into effect at 3 p.m. Voluntary, and in some cases, mandatory, evacuations were issued in some areas along the Florida Panhandle coast.

by | October 10, 2018 | 10:57

He admitted that the continent "will witness growth next year but the growing number of working class coupled with less jobs opportunities, huge public debts and poor infrastructure present a challenge in achieving the developmental goals of the United Nations ".

by | October 08, 2018 | 23:17

But Iran, OPEC's third-largest producer, has repeatedly said that its oil exports can not be reduced to zero because of high demand levels in the market and has blamed Trump for an oil price rally caused by imposing sanctions on Tehran.

by | October 08, 2018 | 21:02

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by | October 08, 2018 | 12:54

The sources declined to be identified as they were not authorised to speak to the media. A USA government official said the Trump administration is "in the midst of an internal process" of considering waivers for countries that are reducing imports of Iranian crude.

by | October 07, 2018 | 19:20

The rupee depreciation is due to overall strengthening of the USA dollar against local currencies, widening of trade and current account deficits due to higher crude prices, portfolio outflows and risk aversion among portfolio investors, it said.

by | October 07, 2018 | 18:14

The economy needs to create roughly 120,000 jobs per month to keep up with growth in the working-age population. But Morgan Stanley said the storm likely affected too limited of an area and struck too late during the week of Labor's survey to have a meaningful impact.

by | October 07, 2018 | 06:05

The four-day conference has been dominated by divisions over Brexit , with pro- and anti-EU camps both criticizing the prime minister's negotiations with the EU. Anything besides this fosters uncertainty amongst us - exactly the opposite of the Conservatives' first principle. Mrs May yesterday insisted her Chequers proposal, which she did not actually refer to by name, would maintain a "seamless border" in Northern Ireland, which she described as a 'bedrock of peace and stability'.

by | October 06, 2018 | 18:31

The stock dropped as much as 3.8 per cent as of 9:40 a.m. Friday in NY, after Musk fired off more than a dozen tweets targeting the Securities and Exchange Commission and short sellers the night before. As a result, SEC then sued Musk over the tweet, which the United States agency said was "misleading" and caused "significant market disruption".

by | October 06, 2018 | 10:25

The Centre has made a decision to cut excise duty on petrol and diesel by Rs 2.50 per litre with immediate effect, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday. After you announced Rs 5/litre, implement it instead of giving just Rs 4.37/litre... Fuel prices cut by ₹2.50 ($.034) a litre in several states across India.

by | October 06, 2018 | 03:43

Trumka added, "Our history of witnessing unfair trade deals destroy the lives of working families demands the highest level of scrutiny before receiving our endorsement". Some retailers may dislike the big increase in the amount of goods Canadians can bring home from the us without paying duties. Indeed, much of Trump's new North American pact comprises leftovers from the old NAFTA and the TPP, noted Daniel Ujczo, a trade attorney at the Dickinson Wright law firm.

by | October 06, 2018 | 00:58

The USMCA agreement would also slightly open the Canadian market for US dairy products. The Dairy Farmers of Canada say they failed to see how the trade deal would be good for the 22,000 Canadian families that depend on dairy for their livelihood.

by | October 05, 2018 | 21:09

Auto owners of Prius , Prius + and Auris hybrid models are advised to ensure the software on their vehicle is updated - but drivers do not need to do anything just yet. The global recall also affects Prius a, Prius v , Prius + and Auris vehicles. "If this occurs, the vehicle could lose power and stall". In a statement, Toyota said the cars had already been involved in previous recalls in 2014 and 2015, but " the remedy conducted then did not anticipate the new condition identified in ...

by | October 05, 2018 | 18:39

China hit back furiously on Friday, branding Pence's accusation "ridiculous". Pence's speech marks a more aggressive line on China than the Trump administration has held previously, perhaps bolstered by Trump's recent success with rewriting NAFTA.

by | October 05, 2018 | 17:23

Last week Mr Musk agreed to settle SEC charges that he misled the stock market and harmed investors by tweeting that he had " funding secured " to take Tesla private . But Musk and Tesla might not even be out of the woods yet. One of the terms of the settlement was that Musk would not take any action or make any public statement denying any SEC allegations or " creating the impression that the complaint is without factual basis ".

by | October 04, 2018 | 22:03

While in Asia, Pompeo will also visit Japan, South Korea and China, State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said. Pompeo had previously said last month's inter-Korean summit marked a shift in talks between the USA and North Korea "through the process of rapid denuclearisation of North Korea, to be completed by January 2021, as committed by Chairman Kim, and to construct a lasting and stable peace regime on the Korean Peninsula".

by | October 04, 2018 | 15:58

Acting on Arun Jaitley's advice, chief ministers of Maharashtra and Gujarat reduced state taxes on petrol and diesel. Petrol, diesel prices across the country scaled new heights on Thursday, with diesel prices reaching Rs 80.10 per litre and petrol reaching Rs 91.34 per litre in Mumbai .

by | October 04, 2018 | 15:30

Bandhan Bank hit the lower circuit, slipping 20 per cent to Rs 451.20 on the BSE following Reserve Bank of India's (RBI's) decision to stop the private sector lender from opening new branches and freezing the remuneration of its managing director & chief executive officer (MD & CEO) Chandra Shekhar Ghosh.

by | October 04, 2018 | 15:14

Trump said was a tariff as high as 270 percent on us dairy products". "It's a good day for Canada ", Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told reporters after a late-night cabinet meeting to discuss the agreement, which triggered a jump in global financial markets.

by | October 04, 2018 | 07:43

With the final piece hammered out Sunday night, the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement replaces the North American Free Trade Agreement , which has been around since 1995. President Trump has long denounced NAFTA, so despite the fact the same countries are involved, the name, too, has changed. In exchange, U.S. negotiators have agreed to retain Chapter 19, the dispute resolution mechanism of NAFTA, and exemptions for Canadian creative industries.

by | October 03, 2018 | 16:39

Worldwide benchmark Brent crude traded at around $83.01 on Monday, up around 0.34 percent, while US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) stood at around $73.42, more than 0.2 percent higher. Washington's sanctions are set to start on November 4, and analysts say there may not be enough spare production capacity in the short-term to meet demand, potentially requiring large storage drawdowns.

by | October 02, 2018 | 23:13

Amazon will pay all of its US employees a minimum of $15 an hour, more than double the federal minimum wage of $7.25. The pay hike, one of the largest awarded by any major US company, will affect 250,000 Amazon employees and 100,000 seasonal employees who are hired at Amazon sites during the holiday season.

by | October 02, 2018 | 17:56

The regulator filed a lawsuit against Musk last week, alleging a tweet in which he claimed he'd secured funding for a buyout of Tesla at $420 per share was " false and misleading ". "The stock was down so much on Friday because it was unclear if he would remain with the company at all given what the SEC was pushing for", said Garrett Nelson from CFRA Research.

by | October 02, 2018 | 17:43

And on the matter of Section 232 tariffs, Trump's trade weapon of choice, US officials say the new deal doesn't address them directly, since they are a matter for the Department of Commerce. Describing the pact as a great deal for the three countries, Trump said it puts them in a position that they have never been in before. That means United States dairy farmers can likely send a lot more milk protein concentrate, skim milk powder and infant formula to Canada (and those products are ...