Economy

White House: Trump won't block Comey testimony

Comey is also likely to be asked by lawmakers about Trump's assertion that the former FBI chief told him three times that he was not under investigation as part of the federal probe into his campa...

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Apple iOS 11 will make these older iPhones, iPads and apps obsolete

Apple iOS 11 will make these older iPhones, iPads and apps obsolete

The App Store was first launched in 2008, and now has over 16 million registered developers on the platform. It will have lot of the editorial content, including interviews and feature pieces, artwork...

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Boosts Position in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)

It has underperformed by 38.50% the S&P500. Investors wait Gilead Sciences , Inc. Martin sold 73,333 shares at an average price of $65.24 on Thursday the 1st. Also, Director John Francis Cogan sold...

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US Service Sector Index Indicates Modestly Slower Growth In May

US Service Sector Index Indicates Modestly Slower Growth In May

The huge US services sector slowed in May, amid a dramatic decline in key categories including export orders, imports, prices and new orders, the Institute for Supply Management said Monday. On th...

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British Airways CEO blames IT outage on

British Airways CEO blames IT outage on "power supply" issue

On Tuesday, the airline said there were still a significant number of passengers around the world who were still being affected by the IT failure, mainly lost luggage. Ryanair , which reported record ...

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Current Technical Chart Facts: Endologix, Inc. (ELGX), Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP)

Current Technical Chart Facts: Endologix, Inc. (ELGX), Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP)

Automatic Data Processing ( ADP ) traded up 0.19% during trading on Friday, reaching $101.17. Fcg Advisors Ltd Liability holds 0.15% or 3,167 shares. For the next 5 years, Automatic Data Processing ...

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Seattle City Council OKs tax on soda, sugary drinks

Seattle City Council OKs tax on soda, sugary drinks

Several business owners have spoken out against the tax, saying jobs could be cut. Other localities that have adopted similar measures during the past few years include Philadelphia , San Franc...

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Southwest Airlines sale offers round trips for under $100

Southwest Airlines sale offers round trips for under $100

Blackrock Incorporated holds 0% or 1,556 shares. WEX Inc (NYSE:WEX) has risen 13.96% since June 5, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 48.15% the S&P500. Equities analysts anticipate that...

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Shareholders to settle GM's fight with activist investor

Shareholders to settle GM's fight with activist investor

GM leadership opposed the plan, and shareholder advisory firms Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis both recommended GM shareholders vote against Greenlight's proposal. The website was...

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Uber, Lyft service in upstate NY, Long Island starts June 29

Uber, Lyft service in upstate NY, Long Island starts June 29

The subpoena sets up San Francisco and Uber for yet another legal battle, as the two are already locked in a fight over the city's demands for drivers' names and addresses. The Cab Drivers United un...

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These are the six big things Apple is announced today

The event - WWDC 2017 - was actually meant for developers and the software like the iOS 11 and macOS was supposed to be the highlight of it. In addition, Apple's tvOS and watchOS received minor u...

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Apple announces new 10.5-inch iPad Pro, refreshes 12.9-inch model

The latter point is important because it should make the Apple pencil feel that bit more responsive. Apple is introducing The Dock for the iPad Pro which now supports the addition of different apps ...

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PIA to fly back Pakistanis from Doha

Five Arab states, including Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Egypt, pulled their ambassadors and suspended flights to Qatar on Monday in an escalating diplomatic crisis. Other airlines affected by the airspa...

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Apple's new iPad Pro wows designers AND augmented reality lovers alike

The latter will come with an updated version of Siri, including improved speech, the ability to translate sentences into other languages, as well as on-device learnings that recommend actions based ...

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Google, Apple, Microsoft, Amazon and Facebook lead most valuable global brands

Google, Apple, Microsoft, Amazon and Facebook lead most valuable global brands

Google, Apple and Microsoft retain the top three positions, growing their brand value +7% to US$245.6bn, +3% to US$234.7bn and +18% to US$143.2bn respectively over the past year. Naturally, tech br...

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EU, China claim leadership on drive for low-carbon economy

EU, China claim leadership on drive for low-carbon economy

China has committed to plough 2.5 trillion yuan ($361 billion) into renewable power generation by 2020, as the world's largest energy market continues to shift away from dirty coal power towards clea...

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The 12 coolest things we learnt from WWDC 2017

Apple announced iOS 11 at its annual developers conference, revealing details on what changes will come to your iPhone or iPad in the near future. This results in a device that feels "normal" siz...

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Apple unveils HomePod, its Siri smart speaker

Plus, it can analyze the acoustics of your home and adjust the sound based on the location of the speaker, and angle the sound in the optimal direction, giving a new definition to a "smart" speaker. D...

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British voters head to polls in a political landscape jolted by terrorism

The dramatic tightening has not been reflected by all pollsters - with some weekend surveys suggesting the Conservatives still enjoy a double-digit lead. The Labour leader was asked in an ITV intervie...

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Critics say Trump tweets may undercut legal case

Critics say Trump tweets may undercut legal case

The lawyers on the other side, fighting the Trump team in court, were quick to say they were pleased by his comments. Melvin later said coverage of Trump's tweets has been so closely followed ...

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Trump won't prevent ex-FBI chief Comey from testifying

The White House said Monday Trump would not use presidential powers to block Comey from testifying to Congress . Trump fired Comey early last month amid FBI's probe into possible collusion betw...

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Subway passengers trapped in dark, hot train for an hour

Subway passengers trapped in dark, hot train for an hour

Later in the evening, the MTA tweeted that F train service had resumed with delays. "We started to tell everyone to open the side windows and open the doors the three inches we could pry it open to,...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests NSA contractor for leaking top secret report to press

Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests NSA contractor for leaking top secret report to press

Reality Leigh Winner , 25, from Georgia leaked a confidential document to The Intercept about Russian hacking targeting USA voting systems. The FBI said when they approached victor she admitted ...

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Apple iOS 11 unveiled

For example, Apple now allows users to access files and manipulate apps in new ways, which is reminiscent of the simplistic tablet version of Windows 10 prominently featured in Microsoft's Surfa...

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Oil subdued on worries Middle East rift will undermine output cuts

Two Middle East trade sources spoke of thousands of trucks carrying food stuck at the Saudi border, unable make the sole overland frontier crossing into Qatar. More than 30 flights were shown cancel...

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Kazakhstan supports oil cut deal prolonging

Ann-Louise Hittle, vice president at energy consultancy Wood Mackenzie said that the "decision in Vienna sends a signal of continued support for oil prices from OPEC which helps US onshore d...

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Malta votes in early elections tied to Panama Papers scandal

But polls indicated one-fifth of voters were undecided, giving the Nationalist Force made up of the Nationalist Party and newly formed Democratic Party a slight chance. The 43-year-old Muscat will...

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SBI launches share sale to raise Rs11,000 crore

SBI launches share sale to raise Rs11,000 crore

Last year, SBI had received Rs7,575 crore from the government as part of the centre's capital infusion plan. State Bank of India , biggest public sector bank in the country has raised ₹15000 crores...

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Qatar flight ban begins, first efforts seen to resolve crisis

Qatar flight ban begins, first efforts seen to resolve crisis

They have jobs and a stable life here with their families. Private-sector workers were not anxious about deportations, saying they did not think it was in the interest of their companies to take s...

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Equatorial Guinea signs production-sharing deal with ExxonMobil for block EG-11

Equatorial Guinea signs production-sharing deal with ExxonMobil for block EG-11

Irish oil exploration company Clontarf Energy has been awarded offshore acreage of roughly 5,052km sq by the government of Equatorial Guinea. The production-sharing contract with Exxon is for a bl...

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