Finance

by | November 09, 2017 | 18:16

Amidst the raging debate from various quarters on MS Dhoni's future in the Indian T20I lineup, veteran fast bowler Ashish Nehra has backed the 36-year old gloveman to play in the next edition of the World T20 in 2020. "As team members and as management we understand the situation". He added, "Apart from his brilliant wicket-keeping skills, Dhoni (also) has the ability to read the game as he possesses a very sharp cricketing mind".

by | November 09, 2017 | 17:40

A consumer advocacy group criticized Target for not recalling fidget spinners that contain what's considered to be excessive levels of lead. The legal limit for lead is 100 parts per million. "All fidget spinners have play value as children's toys regardless of age labeling", said Danny Katz, director of PIRG. But now a consumer advocacy group says two types of fidget spinners being sold at Target could be unsafe.

by | November 09, 2017 | 16:35

President Donald Trump's state visit to Beijing. More than 50% of all commercial jetliners operating in China are Boeing aircraft . Chinese airlines have been on a plane-buying spree amid a projection for the country to overtake the U.S.as the largest air-travel market possibly in as soon as in five years.

by | November 09, 2017 | 16:05

Starbucks has a buy-one, get-one-free deal on holiday beverages. Running Thursday through Monday from 2 p.m. -5 p.m. each day, Starbucks customers who purchase a holiday drink will receive another holiday drink for free. "This year's cup is intentionally created to encourage our customers to add their own color and illustrations", Leanne Fremar, executive creative director for Starbucks, said.

by | November 09, 2017 | 15:41

That stands for "Laser Advancements for Next-Generation Compact Environment". Researchers will focus on beam control and firing, not to mention a system to power and cool the laser. The firm had tested lasers fitted to tanks earlier this year, but Dr Afzal said fitting them to fighter jets is a "completely new and different challenge".

by | November 09, 2017 | 15:24

The European commission enters key Brexit talks with the government with the eurozone economy in its best shape for a decade and activity in the United Kingdom weaker than expected six months ago. With current surveys already suggesting that heightened uncertainty is weighing on business investment in the United Kingdom, the EC report forecast investment growth will weaken in 2018, as many firms are likely to continue deferring investments in the face of uncertainty.

by | November 09, 2017 | 14:22

In 1999, the company formerly known as Au Bon Pain, Inc. sold all of its Au Bon Pain units and renamed itself Panera LLC . Au Bon Pain is a Boston-based chain that targets people on the go, with most restaurants located in hubs such as malls, hospitals, and transportation centers.

by | November 09, 2017 | 13:17

Speaking in Dhaka, Sheikh Hasina said the launch was the fulfilment of a long cherished dream and another happy occasion in Bangladesh-India relations. India has extended soft loans worth United States dollars eight billion to Bangladesh for different development projects, which included the two bridges that were inaugurated today, according to an Indian Railways communication.

by | November 09, 2017 | 13:07

The Congress party on Wednesday said they are paying tributes to those people who allegedly died in bank and ATM (automated teller machines) queues on the first anniversary of demonetisation. The DCC chief also alleged that prior to demonetisation, the BJP had purchased land to set up its party offices across the country using huge amount of black money and demanded a judicial probe to establish the truth.

by | November 09, 2017 | 12:10

Attempting to put everyone's fears to rest, Ferrero said Nutella will remain consistent in quality and will taste the same except it will just have a lighter colour. Ferrero has been working in recent years to gain more control over the production and supply of hazelnuts - a critical ingredient in Nutella and Ferrero Rocher treats.

by | November 09, 2017 | 10:47

The four-piece group's Karen Fairchild accepted the award on behalf of Swift, the sole writer on the breakup ballad who was not in attendance at the ceremony. To find out if she will make an appearance at the 51st Annual CMA Awards, tune in tonight at 7p.m. (CT) on ABC. Taylor Swift was once the sweetheart of Nashville and a frequent attendee of the CMA Awards.

by | November 09, 2017 | 10:42

After the young man was taken to the police station, he was offered to demonstrate that he was hiding in his underwear. The man then told police he had a snake in his trousers and pulled it out to show officers. 'When questioned, he stated that was carrying a snake in his trousers'. He then revealed a 14 inch baby king python. Police dumped the teenager in a cell to sober up as officers tried to work out why he was carrying the reptile in his pants and whether he could be booked under ...

by | November 09, 2017 | 10:02

Well, if a new report from The Wrap is to be believed, it might just be in Suicide Squad 2 . One thing he has yet to do though is star in a superhero movie (though you could argue that the Fast and Furious franchise has already become one).

by | November 09, 2017 | 09:53

Neymar formed a third of Barcelona's famous M-S-N attack alongside Messi and Suarez before a world-record £200m move to Paris Saint-Germain in the summer. "Not at all", said Suarez. While Barca still sit atop the league, Suarez has not been half as clinical as in recent seasons, and speaking to Sport he admitted that he and Messi have suffered as a result of Neymar's departure.

by | November 09, 2017 | 08:54

An initiative by Digital Currency Group CEO Barry Silbert, the project - later dubbed "SegWit2x" - was to combine activation of the SegregatedWitnesssoft fork with a hard fork to double Bitcoin's block weight limit. Continuing on the current path could divide the community and be a setback to Bitcoin's growth. Now that the SegWit2x drama is over, it remains to be seen how Bitcoin's price reacts - however, at the time of writing the price has risen to over $7,777.

by | November 09, 2017 | 07:26

Car Washes: Over 1,200 car wash locations are offering free car washes to veterans and active-duty military on Saturday. No coupon needed, but proof of service is required. Uniform Services Retired ID Card, Current Leave, and Earnings Statement or Veterans Organization Card. The free haircut cards are redeemable through December 31.

by | November 09, 2017 | 04:00

That injection would help offset weakness in housing and construction and, combined with a lower currency, lift inflation to the middle of its 1 percent to 3 percent target band nearly a year earlier than previously forecasted. "They've factored in things preliminary which we didn't think they would, so that's made them a little bit more upbeat on growth". The New Zealand dollar has fallen more than 5 per cent since September's election, largely because of uncertainty about the new ...

by | November 09, 2017 | 03:34

News of the purchase could ease disappointment over the USA company's July-September earnings, which sent Snap shares plunging as much as 20% in after-hours trading Tuesday. Tencent , which has a market value of about $470 billion, has been diversifying its business into advertising and finance. We have since learned a lot of other things about the company, including the fact that Snap now has a new big-time investor.

by | November 09, 2017 | 01:56

The footage shows the fire is however in the left-hand engine. Passengers waiting to board their own flight at a nearby terminal caught the incident on camera. Video was posted on social media outlets showing flames shooting out of what was later confirmed to be the left engine of a Hawaiian Airlines plane.

by | November 09, 2017 | 01:52

Horizon Kinetics has 69,812 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Outstanding shares refer to a company's stock presently held by all its shareholders, counting share blocks held by institutional shareholders and restricted shares owned by the company's officers and insiders.

by | November 09, 2017 | 01:44

You can now get a bite of the Big Apple without breaking the bank. Mogensen said that the focus for growth would remain on routes to North America, which now account for about 50 percent of its network, though four new A330-900neos to be leased next year could also offer routes to Asia.

by | November 09, 2017 | 01:09

U.S. crude oil imports averaged about 7.4 million barrels per day last week, down by 194,000 barrels per day from the previous week. However, gasoline inventories shrank by 3.3m barrels while those of distillates did so by 3.4m barrels with both left sitting in the lower half of their average range for that time of year.

by | November 09, 2017 | 00:53

Best Buy will announce more Black Friday 2017 deals for the actual Black Friday sale. Best Buy's Black Friday deals have cropped up online, showing that the retailer is offering up numerous same prices as other stores this Thanksgiving season.

by | November 09, 2017 | 00:29

The other option would be for AT&T to sell its DirectTV division, the source said . "We are in active discussions with the D.O.J.", Mr. Stephens said. It's true that Trump criticized the merger during the presidential campaign on grounds separate from his assessment of CNN, arguing that it would create "too much concentration of power in the hands of too few".

by | November 08, 2017 | 23:38

Yahoo had bumped its estimate of affected accounts from a previous 1B to all of them (3B in total). Congress thinks Mayer is well-equipped to discuss the topic since she was at the helm of Yahoo in 2013, when 3 billion of its accounts had their data compromised by a hack.