Economy

GIC to sell up to 2.4% stake in UBS

GIC to sell up to 2.4% stake in UBS

GIC intends to sell up to 93 million existing shares in UBS Group , equivalent to 2.4 percent of the outstanding shares and voting rights, through an accelerated bookbuild offering to institutional i...

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Amaravati start-up area: MoU exchanged, foundation stone laid

Amaravati start-up area: MoU exchanged, foundation stone laid

Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu and Singapore's Minister for Trade and Industry S. Eswaran along with 59-member strong delegation participated in the MoU signing ceremony here. I encourage Singapo...

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Russia, Saudi Arabia agree to extend oil output cuts until March 2018

Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation agreed to a nine-month extension of the supply cuts agreed to in November 2016, issuing a strongly worded statement that sparked gains in crude oil futures. Oil has...

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US officials warn Trump against moving US embassy to Jerusalem

As a candidate, Trump vowed to move the embassy. Earlier this month , he held a warm meeting with the Palestinian president, Mahmoud Abbas, at the White House. "However, for the countries voting to...

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Comac C919 lands after uneventful maiden sortie

While the C919 is part of China's goal to break into the Western-dominated global aviation industry, U.S. experts believe the new Chinese-made passenger planes pose no threat to companies like Boein...

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Tamil Nadu transport unions began a state-wide strike

Trade unions including Opposition Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam's (DMK) Labour Progressive Federation (LPF) and Left Front's Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) are demanding that the state government re...

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More than 13500 new state homes to be built in Auckland

Phase One of the Auckland Housing Programme, which covers the next four years, would cost $2.2 billion and be funded by Housing New Zealand and by new borrowing of about $1bn. It was not yet known how...

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ING Groep NV (ING) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows

ING Groep NV (ING) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows

Keybank National Association OH raised its position in shares of ING Groep NV by 0.5% in the fourth quarter. The price-to-book ratio of 1.23 for ING Groep N.V. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: " ING Gro...

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Would You Buy Timken Steel Corporation (NYSE:TMST) On These Analyst Ratings?

AKS has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. The difference of 52 week low value as well as 52 week high value and the current price of the stock suggests the next move of the sh...

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Key state election kicks off in Germany's North Rhine-Westphalia

He said that "we will sharpen our profile further - we have to as well". "The numbers speak for themselves and Armin Laschet is totally right that something must be done". "That would mean Martin Sc...

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Cloud Peak Energy Inc. (CLD) Given Neutral Rating at MKM Partners

Cloud Peak Energy Inc. (CLD) Given Neutral Rating at MKM Partners

Ratings and estimates change daily and thus the numbers may differ slightly if a new report has been issued within the last 24-hours. Finally, FBR & Co raised Cloud Peak Energy from an "underperform" ...

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Oil rises 2 pct after Saudi and Russian Federation back longer

For the strategy to work, however, we believe that (1) compliance needs to remain high and (2) long-term oil prices need to remain low to prevent shale producers from ramping up investment significant...

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US to look at proposed tronc-Sun-Times deal

US to look at proposed tronc-Sun-Times deal

The Sun-Times, like many other metropolitan news operations, continues to face enormous challenges in an industry roiled by changes in the marketplace. Tronc shares were flat in late trading after end...

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Berkshire Hathaway Confirms Warren Buffett's Apple, IBM Moves

Berkshire Hathaway Confirms Warren Buffett's Apple, IBM Moves

Berkshire's stake in United Continental Holdings Inc. remained unchanged at about 29 million shares. He told shareholders at Berkshire's annual meeting on May 6 that airlines' business model had imp...

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Diesel Emissions May Kill More People Annually Than Previously Thought

Diesel Emissions May Kill More People Annually Than Previously Thought

A new study published in Nature has now calculated the effect of lax practices in regulation and come up with a body count-38,000 people around the world prematurely died in 2015 as a result of ex...

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Highland Capital Management LLC Cuts Stake in The Coca-Cola Co (KO)

Highland Capital Management LLC Cuts Stake in The Coca-Cola Co (KO)

The number of shares traded in the last trading session was 7.2 Million. Signature Estate & Investment Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of The Coca-Cola by 5.0% in the first quarter. The ori...

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Angela Merkel's party wins vote in rivals' German heartland

It lost 8.5 percent when compared to the 2012 election. It is a more the key competence of Christian Democrats. For risk averse German voters, an unpredictable president requires a tried and trusted c...

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Sturgeon: Independent Scotland may start out the EU

Sturgeon: Independent Scotland may start out the EU

The First Minister then went on to dismiss the prospects of the other parties running in the general election. Scotland's First Minister said that "by necessity" Scotland might have to pursue member...

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Mike Pence reassures Japan of United States resolve on North Korea

Mike Pence reassures Japan of United States resolve on North Korea

The window for dialogue with North Korea should be kept open. "North Korea will never, ever give up its nuclear weapons", says Jieun Baek, author of a fascinating recent book, " North Korea's Hidden...

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WannaCry Ransomware: Microsoft Calls Out NSA For 'Stockpiling' Vulnerabilities

If the ransom isn't paid, the data is often lost forever. "Microsoft can't be proud". The second deadline is the day the attacker will wipe all of his own files - including the keys to unlock the vi...

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Bank of England holds, sterling turns lower

But Mr Carney warned that improving fortunes were based on a "smooth" adjustment when it came to European Union withdrawal that would see a transition period to avoid a cliff edge departure. "This is ...

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Oil prices fall further amid oversupply fears

Oil prices fall further amid oversupply fears

Energy shares led declines on Asian stock markets Friday after oil prices fell to their lowest levels in almost six months on oversupply concerns. "If $45 was OPEC line in the sand, well it's been...

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Exact Sciences Corporation Posted losses of -1.89% in the Last Trade

Vetr cut shares of EXACT Sciences from a "strong-buy" rating to a "sell" rating and set a $28.55 price objective for the company.in a research report on Thursday, April 27th. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NO...

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Russia, US restore Syria 'deconfliction' channel

Osama Abo Zayd, a spokesman for the Syrian military factions at the Kazakhstan talks, told The Associated Press it was "incomprehensible" for Iran to act as a guarantor of the deal. Lavrentyev, whose ...

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Buffett says deal partner 3G follows 'standard capitalist formula'

Credit Suisse Group AG analysts highlighted the risks in January when they said the deal could jeopardise profits at Berkshire's property-casualty operations. The two major tech companies in which Ber...

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Guggenheim Capital LLC Sells 87451 Shares of Energy Transfer Partners LP (ETP)

Guggenheim Capital LLC Sells 87451 Shares of Energy Transfer Partners LP (ETP)

WFG Advisors LP raised its stake in Energy Transfer Equity by 1,251.4% in the fourth quarter. Weaver C. Barksdale & Associates Inc. now owns 41,089 shares of the pipeline company's stock worth $1,467,...

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Tesla's (TSLA) Overweight Rating Reaffirmed at Morgan Stanley

State Street Corp now owns 2,271,484 shares of the electric vehicle producer's stock valued at $485,388,000 after buying an additional 146,901 shares during the period. The stock appeared -0.47% below...

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Most Americans Oppose Republican's New Health Care Plan

Most Americans Oppose Republican's New Health Care Plan

Some 38 percent expect pharmaceutical drug prices to rise in the coming years while a majority are hopeful they will stay where they are or begin to come down. I have always maintained that Congre...

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Liberty Media Corporation (NASDAQ:LMCA) Reviewed By Analysts

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 3.69 million shares versus an average volume of 3.25 million shares during last trading session. Liberty Global plc, together with its subsidiaries, provide...

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Kurdish-led forces say they will advance on IS capital

Kurdish-led forces say they will advance on IS capital

The United States government has formally announced that it's going to arm Kurdish militias in Syria in a bid to capture the city of Raqqa from ISIS, the "capital" of the Islamic State's "caliphate"...

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