Thousands march demanding second Brexit vote

Saturday marked two years since Britain voted 52 to 48 per cent to quit the 28-nation EU. May's Conservative government is divided between Brexit-backing ministers calling for a clean break so that Britain can strike new trade deals around the worl... More..

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel says European Union summit won't solve migration issue
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says European Union summit won't solve migration issue

Amid the mud-slinging, Spain's new Socialist government agreed to take charge of the migrants. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has visited a public school in Lebanon's capital Beirut, where numerous student...More..

9,000 barrels of bourbon fall in Kentucky distillery building collapse
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

9,000 barrels of bourbon fall in Kentucky distillery building collapse

That part of the structure holds an estimated 9,000 barrels. But Joe Prewitt, the director of Nelson County Emergency Management, told the Lexington Herald Leader that the storage building, or rickhouse, held...More..

Hungry rat shreds almost $18,000 worth of cash inside ATM
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Hungry rat shreds almost $18,000 worth of cash inside ATM

Following which, staff found banknotes completely destroyed inside the ATM that belongs to the State Bank of India, which is the largest bank in India. The State Bank of India has more than 50,000 ATMs across t...More..

Bank of England leaves rates unchanged, markets look to August
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Bank of England leaves rates unchanged, markets look to August

After the news that Mr Haldane has joined those pressing for a rise - MPC members Ian McCafferty and Michael Saunders - it is likely the market expectation for a rate rise will strengthen. dollar exchange rate,...More..

Eurogroup reaches agreement on final loan and debt relief for Greece
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Eurogroup reaches agreement on final loan and debt relief for Greece

Eurozone Ministers on Thursday will try to resolve their differences over the terms of Greece's departure from its massive bailout programme with splits over the degree of debt relief needed by cash-strapped...More..

AMC battles MoviePass, offers 3 movies a week for $20 a month
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

AMC battles MoviePass, offers 3 movies a week for $20 a month

The program can be used for IMAX, Dolby Cinema, 3D and other premium formats. Theaters and MoviePass have a contentious relationship - MoviePass at one point pulled out of some AMC theaters earlier this yea...More..

Adopt a pet in honor of Take Your Dog to Work Day
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Adopt a pet in honor of Take Your Dog to Work Day

Your workplace may have a few extra "employees" this Friday because today is National Bring Your Dog To Work Day , an annual fundraising event for charities helping man's best friend. Looking for a dog friendl...More..

Greece gets 'historic' debt relief deal
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Greece gets 'historic' debt relief deal

Greece's 86-billion-euro programme was agreed in 2015 after six contentious months of negotiation and is set to end this summer, bringing the level of assistance received by Athens to 273 billion euros since ...More..

EU supporters march in London to call for Brexit deal referendum
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

EU supporters march in London to call for Brexit deal referendum

Organisers of the People's Vote march said Brexit was "not a done deal" and people must "make their voices heard". He said: "I think the realities are setting in and I think it is time to get away from slog...More..

Tesla to close a dozen solar facilities in nine U.S
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Tesla to close a dozen solar facilities in nine U.S

This week, the company filed suit in federal court in Nevada alleging former process technician Martin Tripp is the culprit, according to a report by CNBC . In an interview with the Washington Post , T...More..

SCOTUS ruling has huge implications for online shopping
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

SCOTUS ruling has huge implications for online shopping

The department will be analyzing the court's decision but was "pleased" with the ruling , according to a statement. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter said , "Other states shouldn't be able to force Granite State busin...More..

Trump threatens tariff on European cars
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Trump threatens tariff on European cars

Build them here!" The EU's reactive charges on €2.8bn (£2.4bn) worth of USA goods came into force on Friday morning, with European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker slamming the White House for actin...More..

Latin America Energy, Oil and Gas, News and Information
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Latin America Energy, Oil and Gas, News and Information

That reflects a one million barrel-a-day adjustment on paper to the production cuts implemented by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies, the delegate said, asking not to be named bec...More..

OPEC agrees to pump more oil and crude prices jump
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

OPEC agrees to pump more oil and crude prices jump

Oil prices have been on a roller-coaster ride over the last few years, with the worldwide marker, Brent, trading above $100 a barrel for several years until 2014, dropping to nearly $26 in 2016 and then recover...More..

by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

OPEC countries to pump more oil to contain price increase

It's a little stop of the bleeding. "A lot of people feel this market is oversold". The energy sector was the biggest gainer of the benchmark S&P 500 index, rising 2.2 per cent, while the technology sector ...More..

Tadawul chairwoman congratulates Saudi stock exchange for 'yet another success'
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Tadawul chairwoman congratulates Saudi stock exchange for 'yet another success'

Tadawul's CEO Khalid al-Hussan confirmed to Reuters that the stock exchange will work with stakeholders to ensure that the "substantial inflows of capital" will not adversely affect the market. The first exchan...More..

Supreme Court Rules States Can Require Sales Tax for Online Purchases
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Supreme Court Rules States Can Require Sales Tax for Online Purchases

In the amicus brief eBay filed in support of the retailers South Dakota had sued over collecting sales taxes - Wayfair , Overstock and Newegg - the company said overturning Quill would "greatly und...More..

Saudi Arabia Inching Towards Pro-Nigeria Compromise Ahead Of OPEC Meeting
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Saudi Arabia Inching Towards Pro-Nigeria Compromise Ahead Of OPEC Meeting

Pradhan said at an OPEC conference in Vienna. But on Wednesday, Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said OPEC members that had over delivered on cuts in recent months should comply with agreed quotas. Falli...More..

European Union to impose countertariffs on USA products as of Friday
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

European Union to impose countertariffs on USA products as of Friday

The goods targeted include typical American products like bourbon, peanut butter, and orange juice, in a way that seems designed to create political pressure on U.S. The first test of whether a tariff war wil...More..

European Union slaps tariffs on United States as trade war erupts
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

European Union slaps tariffs on United States as trade war erupts

In March, President Trump pledged to impose 25 percent tariffs on steel imports and 10 percent tariffs on aluminum imports from Canada , Mexico and the European Union . The first test of whether a tariff wa...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Nigeria, S-Arabia, others disagree over oil supply

Several other OPEC members, including Venezuela and Iraq, are also against major changes to the pact as they are unable to immediately boost production. Venezuela's oil industry is collapsing due to years of mi...More..

China hikes tariffs on U.S. soybeans, electric cars, fish
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

China hikes tariffs on U.S. soybeans, electric cars, fish

Industrial and technology companies took some of the worst losses as investors anxious that the dispute could grow more intense and drag down global economic growth. US crude fell 1.6 percent to $64.80 a barrel...More..

CSU leader to reject migrants at German border if no European Union deal
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

CSU leader to reject migrants at German border if no European Union deal

Bavaria's Christian Social Union (CSU) decides on Monday whether to start implementing a plan drawn up by Seehofer to reject migrants who have already registered in other EU states. "Others countries are even ...More..

Pioneer Sees Oil At $100 Should OPEC Fail To Increase Production
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Pioneer Sees Oil At $100 Should OPEC Fail To Increase Production

But Opec's crunch meeting in Vienna on Friday finds the oil cartel divided after almost two years of unity over production curbs, which were due to run until the year's end. OPEC and its allies have since pas...More..

Audi CEO detained in diesel emissions case
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Audi CEO detained in diesel emissions case

Munich prosecutors said Rupert Stadler was being detained due to fears he might hinder an ongoing investigation into the scandal , plunging VW into a leadership crisis. A total of 20 people are under ...More..

by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

EU to impose duties on US imports after Trump tariffs

Announcing the European response, which will target £2.4billion (€2.8bn) worth of U.S. products, Ms Malmstrom said Brussels had no choice but to fight back. Canada has announced it will impose retaliatory tarif...More..

Crypto Exchange Bithumb Hacked, Loses $31.5M
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Crypto Exchange Bithumb Hacked, Loses $31.5M

Deposit and withdrawal services were halted "for the time being", the exchange said . Bitcoin fell around 2%. Ripple, Ethereum and Litecoin also retreated, along with some Asia-listed stocks with exposure to...More..

Technical issue continues to affect local American Airlines flights
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Technical issue continues to affect local American Airlines flights

No other AA subsidiaries or partners were impacted by the issue, according to the spokesperson. "American is working to contact all those impacted, but please check your flight status before going to the airpor...More..

Starbucks to close 150 USA cafes to combat slowing growth
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Starbucks to close 150 USA cafes to combat slowing growth

The changes came weeks after Starbucks Executive Chairman Howard Schultz announced he would leave the role in June. The company will triple its traditional annual average of closing about 50 stores as par...More..

Disney increases bid for Murdoch's Fox assets
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Disney increases bid for Murdoch's Fox assets

The 21st Century Fox logo is displayed outside the News Corporation building in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York , U.S., June 15, 2018. "We remain convinced that the combination of 21CF's ico...More..

President Trump Not Stepping Back, New Tariff Thread for China
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

President Trump Not Stepping Back, New Tariff Thread for China

China said Tuesday it would respond with "comprehensive measures" that could target American companies, sending global markets into a nose dive. It called Mr. Trump agreed to end a ban on the sale of US parts...More..

Microsoft takes a stand against ICE separating parents from children
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Microsoft takes a stand against ICE separating parents from children

According to the post , the Microsoft's Azure service would help ICE "process data on edge devices or utilize deep learning capabilities to accelerate facial recognition and identification". Will Trump chang...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Trump assails Canadian tariffs, accuses people of smuggling U.S. goods home

Canadians do not pay duties on USA -made goods when they bring them back to Canada; they merely pay the harmonized sales tax or goods and services tax. "We have to change our ways, we can no longer be the stupi...More..

Not-so-sweet Dunkin Donuts sign
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Not-so-sweet Dunkin Donuts sign

Gillian Morley a news producer at WBAL-TV posted a picture of the sign on Twitter and it seems the world is not happy. Social media users were quick to call out the company on Twitter. He told WBAL-TV that he...More..