Mexico strikes back after U.S. announces tariffs on steel, aluminum

European Union leaders agreed earlier in May to open discussions about market access for USA products, but only if Washington granted the European Union a permanent exemption from tariffs . " We look forward to continued negotiations, both with Can... More..

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Appreciation of the Turkish Lira by 3% Against the Dollar
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Appreciation of the Turkish Lira by 3% Against the Dollar

One of the reasons for the lira collapse is the concern for President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's monetary and economic policy, who is expected to win in the upcoming June elections. Monday's decision complemented...More..

Starbucks closed nationwide for training
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Starbucks closed nationwide for training

According to Dr Victor Sojo from the University of Melbourne, while sessions can successfully teach people about diversity and help them to modify their behaviour, the effects generally don't last for very lon...More..

U.S. tariffs on steel absurd, says Liam Fox
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

U.S. tariffs on steel absurd, says Liam Fox

Trump imposed the steel and aluminum tariffs using a national security justification, which Ross said encompasses a broad array of economic issues - a premise derided by United States allies. The UK Governm...More..

Freeland back in Ottawa, but talks on US tariffs, trade continues
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Freeland back in Ottawa, but talks on US tariffs, trade continues

Freeland was back in Ottawa Wednesday, a day after a lengthy meeting in Washington. Time is of the essence: Canada's latest reprieve from potentially crippling USA tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum exp...More..

FCA, Waymo expand plans: 62,000 more self-driving vehicles, potential retail sales
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

FCA, Waymo expand plans: 62,000 more self-driving vehicles, potential retail sales

FCA, which has delivered 600 Pacifica Hybrid minivans to Waymo till date, first announced its partnership with the company in May 2016. The companies have also announced that they're considering making Waymo's ...More..

Poundland's in another Twitter fight, this time with Thameslink
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Poundland's in another Twitter fight, this time with Thameslink

Thameslink has since backtracked, saying it was "very sorry" for making the comment in response to a disgruntled passenger. This all kicked off because a Thameslink customer complained in the classic Ambass...More..

by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

India's GDP grows at 7.7 per cent in Q4 2017-18

Prior to this performance, the previous high GDP growth of 8.1 per cent was recorded in April-June quarter of 2016-17. The GDP growth was 6.1% in January-March quarter in 2016-17. With investors pulling money...More..

Bombardier Changes Name Of Its Flagship Business Jet To Global 7500 Aircraft
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Bombardier Changes Name Of Its Flagship Business Jet To Global 7500 Aircraft

Bombardier has delivered more than 750 Global series aircraft over last two decades and the company's recent financial difficulties related to the development of its C-Series airliner badly strained the comp...More..

How major U.S. stock indexes fared Tuesday
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

How major U.S. stock indexes fared Tuesday

All three major indices closed lower on Tuesday amid uncertainties about Italy's political situation, with the Dow plunging 500 points at session low. U.S. economic data was fairly positive if not stellar: ...More..

Rajasthan: Banking services hit as 30,000 employees go on two-day strike
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Rajasthan: Banking services hit as 30,000 employees go on two-day strike

The strike is in protest against delay in salary revision and the paltry 2 per cent salary hike offered by the Indian Banks Association , the management body. The country's biggest lender State Bank of India a...More..

Trump may ban German luxury carmakers next
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Trump may ban German luxury carmakers next

Earlier this month, the Trump administration opened a trade investigation into whether vehicle imports had damaged the USA auto industry. Citing several unnamed European and US diplomats, the magazine said on...More..

by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

How major United States stock indexes fared Tuesday

The major averages moved lower early in the session and saw further downside as the day progressed. "We're going to see a lot more days like this". On Wednesday, premier-designate Carlo Cottarelli said there ...More..

Goldman Sachs cuts euro, dollar forecasts, citing Italian instability
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Goldman Sachs cuts euro, dollar forecasts, citing Italian instability

Bank of Singapore's head of investment strategy Eli Lee highlighted that with the higher odds of fresh Italian elections, what was previously viewed by the market as mainly Italy-specific risks "now have larger...More..

by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Trump plans to slap tariffs on European Union steel and aluminium

But Mr. Ross said that, while discussions with the Europeans had been ongoing, the progress had not warranted either another temporary exemption or a permanent exemption. In March, the United States introduced ...More..

Dixons Carphone shares dive on profits warning
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Dixons Carphone shares dive on profits warning

Dixons Carphone appointed Alex Baldock as chief executive earlier this year to help turnaround the struggling retailer. "We expect some cost increases in United Kingdom electricals, notably National Living ...More..

Martin Sorrell plots his comeback weeks after exit from WPP
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Martin Sorrell plots his comeback weeks after exit from WPP

The company will be renamed S4 Capital , a new entity established by Sir Martin for the goal of his return to the public market. After the deal concludes, Derriston Capital will become S4 Capital, media repo...More..

Singapore Airlines to launch world’s longest commercial flight in October
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Singapore Airlines to launch world’s longest commercial flight in October

At a scheduled 18 hours 45 minutes in length, and a distance of 9,537 miles, this "Singapore-New York" connection will be the world's longest passenger service. It has since flown to New York's JFK Airport vi...More..

Castle Craig Rehab Intends To Offer Treatment To The Crypto Trading Addicts
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Castle Craig Rehab Intends To Offer Treatment To The Crypto Trading Addicts

It is important to realize that comparing crypto trading to gambling is valid, as prices can fluctuate very quickly and thus provides an emotional response. Am I spending large amounts on cryptocurrency? ...More..

Why GDPR is a $3.5 billion business opportunity
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Why GDPR is a $3.5 billion business opportunity

The scariest thing about GDPR is that it applies to all companies regardless of their location. Under the current rules, it is generally the company that determines the purposes of data collection that ...More..

Porsche gets crunched in valet parking mishap
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Porsche gets crunched in valet parking mishap

A valet driver in Sydney has had to be rescued after a freakish incident where the Porsche Carrera he was driving wound up wedged underneath an orange Subaru 4WD . "Luckily the auto underneath had a soft top...More..

India launches corruption probe of airline AirAsia
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

India launches corruption probe of airline AirAsia

It also conveys an assurance from the head of the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) to go ahead with investment plans even when they were challenged in court as early as October 2013. Under the FDI poli...More..

Amazon to restrict Aussies to local site
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Amazon to restrict Aussies to local site

Before the change, GST only applied to items purchased overseas worth more than $1000. Jeff Bezos' Bazaar told the Australian Broadcasting Corporation that from July 1, 2018, it will redirect Australian vis...More..

How Amazon plans to block Australians from using popular feature
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

How Amazon plans to block Australians from using popular feature

Amazon said on Thursday that Amazon.com, its American website, and other overseas sites would no longer ship to Australian addresses from July 1. Amazon's decision is odd given that it manages to deal with 4...More..

by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Millions of vehicles added to Takata recall

A spokesperson said about 2.8 million vehicles were under active recall, which meant auto owners had been or were being contacted. "We know there will be a few further recalls in the coming month which we are...More..

by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Theresa May hits back at EU's jibes over Brexit negotiations

In a statement released after Wednesday's meeting, the ERT said: "We appreciate the prime minister's openness to ERT views and were able to express our own views and concerns". It can't just be about British pr...More..

Jeff Bezos Wants Humans to Colonize the Moon ASAP
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Jeff Bezos Wants Humans to Colonize the Moon ASAP

Ideally, while he would like to venture out into space together with the cooperation of the USA government and the European Union, Bezos says he is willing to go it alone, according to The Wall Street Journal...More..

Free Doughnuts at Shortstop Coffee & Donuts
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Free Doughnuts at Shortstop Coffee & Donuts

The "Donut Lassies" are often credited with popularizing the treat in the United States when the troops returned home from war. Patrons will be offered a free glazed doughnut in honor of National Doughnut Day. ...More..

by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Sir Martin Sorrell takes the helm at Derriston Capital

He is taking charge of a shell company, Derriston Capital, and plans to turn it into a new advertising venture. Sorrell, who becomes executive chairman of S4 Capital, said: "S4 Capital is a company that aims ...More..

Wall Street Profits Just Aren't High Enough, Darn It
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Wall Street Profits Just Aren't High Enough, Darn It

The high-risk activity is known as proprietary trading . Among the biggest proposed changes outlined Wednesday: Banks will no longer have to specifically prove that each of their trades serves a clear obje...More..

Chick-Fil-A hiring 'hospitality professionals' for $17 an hour
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Chick-Fil-A hiring 'hospitality professionals' for $17 an hour

Yet the fast-food giant didn't keep pace with local wages , and recently said it never intended the increase to be "a policy thereafter". Solochek and Henkes said that while automation is coming to the re...More..

Italy's PM-designate Giuseppe Conte fails to form populist government
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Italy's PM-designate Giuseppe Conte fails to form populist government

The country could be headed for another election in the coming months . Shortly after speaking to the nation, Mattarella summoned former International Monetary Fund senior official Carlo Cottarelli for a Mo...More..

USA denies reaching agreement with Turkey on Manbij
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

USA denies reaching agreement with Turkey on Manbij

Following a visit by former U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to Ankara in February, Turkey and the U.S. established a mechanism to address separate issues in working groups, including the stabilization o...More..

Elon Musk's Twitter Tirade Is the Dumbest Thing on Wall Street
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Elon Musk's Twitter Tirade Is the Dumbest Thing on Wall Street

Tesla stock, down more than $100 (roughly Rs. 6,800) a share since September, fell 3.3 percent to $275.01 (roughly Rs. 18,800) on Tuesday. The negative review arrives amid a blitz of negative Tesla headlin...More..

2nd test flight for Virgin Galactic spaceship
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

2nd test flight for Virgin Galactic spaceship

Unfortunately, Virgin Galactic suffered a number of setbacks in recent years, at the same time that competitors like SpaceX and Blue Origin emerged as competitors. "It was great to see our attractive spaceshi...More..