Economy

Cancelled Johnson's visit demonstrates misunderstanding of Syrian situation-ministry

When reports of chemical attacks in Syria first surfaced, former President Barack Obama said the use of those weapons would invoke a US response. Johnson condemned Russia's continued defense of As...

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Royal Mail: Pension closure plan sparks industrial action threat

Royal Mail: Pension closure plan sparks industrial action threat

Royal Mail says its scheme, which is now in surplus, costs £400m a year. 'We have concluded that there is no affordable solution to keeping the plan open in its current form, ' Royal Mail said. "W...

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Trump hosts thousands at White House for Easter Egg Roll

First lady Melania Trump may have had to give her husband, President Donald Trump, a subtle nudge to remind him to put his hand over his heart during the National Anthem at the annual White House Eas...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 First Look at Leaked Picture

As confirmed by Axios by a Samsung representative , it seems that Samsung will not be launching Bixby Voice with the Galaxy S8. Samsung claims that Bixby will be able to support nearly every ...

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NHL PLAYOFFS: Preds pound Blackhawks 5-0; Senators nip Bruins

Win face offs, take quality shots, and get the puck in the net. Chicago has yet to score a goal in the first two games of the series despite outshooting the Predators 59-49. In a wacky game with b...

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Short Term Technical Outlook: Meredith Corporation (MDP), TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (AMTD)

A number of other brokerages have also recently weighed in on AMTD . Equities research analysts predict that TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. will post $1.66 EPS for the current year. The firm's quarterly...

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US President Trump Signs "Buy American, Hire American" Order

While visiting a tool manufacturer in the Midwestern state of Wisconsin, Trump said: "We don't have a level field for [American] workers". "The H-1B visa program is commonly discussed as being f...

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Nuclear war 'always' a concern with North Korea

But it would not arrive until next week at the earliest given the vast distance. The tests are taking place over the Pacific because that's where the test ranges are large enough to accommodate them. ...

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President Trump congratulates his Turkish counterpart

President Trump congratulates his Turkish counterpart

While relations between the European Union and Turkey have been deteriorating for months, the result of the Turkish vote will likely only widen the growing political and cultural distance between the ...

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GOP senator knocks Trump's trips to Mar-a-Lago

GOP senator knocks Trump's trips to Mar-a-Lago

Trump in January of 2012. So while Eric Trump wants us to believe that the president's time on the golf course is an innocent matter of foreign diplomacy , it's not so easy to pull the wool ove...

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Australia to redesign visa program for skilled migrants

Australia to redesign visa program for skilled migrants

The Immigration Minister Peter Dutton said there would be a grandfathering arrangement for current visa holders and the changes would prevent the "open-ended" nature of the scheme. "If they fail to me...

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Burberry Posts Slower Sales Growth, Keeps Full-Year Profit Target In Place

But comparable sales growth rose just 2 percent in the fourth quarter, below an analyst forecast of 3-4 percent growth, and below a third-quarter rise of 3 percent. Burberry attributed its performance...

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Countries should help those hurt by free trade

Countries should help those hurt by free trade

The report also acknowledges that while bilateral and regional trade deals have a role to play, a strong global trading system based on the WTO is critical: "Strong, well-enforced trade rules help t...

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RCA Inspiration Garners Top Gospel Nominations for 2017 Billboard Music Awards

RCA Inspiration Garners Top Gospel Nominations for 2017 Billboard Music Awards

And their final nod came in the Top Rock Tour category, where they square off against Coldplay and Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band. Twenty One Pilots are flying high with 17 nominations,...

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Workers plug Alaska North Slope oil well that leaked gas

Two leaks have been discovered as of Saturday afternoon, "The top leak was misting oil in conjunction with releasing natural gas", according to the report . North Slope production was up to 565,0...

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New Jersey halts payments to Amtrak after train derailments

New Jersey halts payments to Amtrak after train derailments

Amtrak said Thursday it expected to have all 21 tracks at Penn Station operating Friday morning . Moorman says Amtrak is reviewing its maintenance practices and is also launching an investigation w...

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Passenger Hauled Off United Flight Is Still In Hospital

Passenger Hauled Off United Flight Is Still In Hospital

Many who witnessed the altercation between Dr. David Dao of Louisville and Chicago Aviation Department security officers, employed by the City of Chicago , vowed never to fly on United again. E...

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43 killed as bus falls into river

43 killed as bus falls into river

The bus skidded off the mountainous road and fell into Tons river. Bus no is United Kingdom 16 PA 0045. The police, along with medical and rescue teams, has been mobilised from Sirmaur and Shimla ...

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Westwood Holdings Group Inc. Has $204.116 Million Stake in Wells Fargo & Co

Westwood Holdings Group Inc. Has $204.116 Million Stake in Wells Fargo & Co

Coconut Grove Bank boosted its stake in shares of Wells Fargo & Co by 54.9% in the third quarter. Arena has granted the underwriters a 30 day option to purchase up to 9,000,000 additional shares of ...

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New Amazon Fire TV Stick adds Hindi voice recognition to the mix

New Amazon Fire TV Stick adds Hindi voice recognition to the mix

Further, you can also use free Fire TV Remote App which is available for download on Fire, Android, and iOS. Apart from this, you get up to 240 GB of free data from YOU Broadband; six months of unlimi...

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UK's Theresa May calls surprise snap election

No wonder that several Labour members of Parliament said they were shocked by the snap election plans, fearing that the early vote will only benefit the prime minister. "So now is the time for Scotl...

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Melania Trump reminds Donald to put hand on heart during anthem

Melania Trump reminds Donald to put hand on heart during anthem

The event was moved in 1878 to the president's "backyard", where it's taken place nearly every year since. Mr Trump takes it, signs it with a marker, and tosses it into the crowd, rather than hand i...

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'Apple Car' project lives on, testing permit awarded in California

According to California's DMV , Apple is branching into the autonomous vehicle business. The permit allows Apple to begin testing up to three 2015 Lexus SUVs similar to the type that Google...

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Rajasthan inks fresh MoU with HPCL for Barmer refinery

Rajasthan inks fresh MoU with HPCL for Barmer refinery

The Chief Minister said that Rajasthan was producing one-fourth of the total crude production in India and thus establishment of this refinery would be beneficial for the state. "The refinery is a big...

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Plug Power Inc. (PLUG), Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

Plug Power Inc. (PLUG), Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

During the past year Exxon Mobil's shares have increased by 0% from 0.00 to 81.56. The company is scheduled to report its next quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Friday, April 28t...

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United Airlines gives refunds to passengers on chaotic flight

United Airlines gives refunds to passengers on chaotic flight

The man who was violently knocked out and dragged from a United Airlines flight has recruited a legal team. A Chicago alderman said representatives from United Airlines and the city Aviation Depar...

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IRS Using Private Debt Collection Agencies to Chase Down Debts

IRS Using Private Debt Collection Agencies to Chase Down Debts

But consumer groups and the National Treasury Employees Union are anxious about harassment and other forms of abuse. Phil Liberatore, CPA provides his insight into the IRS' new plan to hire private...

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USA vice president Pence kicks off Japan talks, seeking to boost trade

USA vice president Pence kicks off Japan talks, seeking to boost trade

Two days after his return to Beijing, North Korea launched the rocket, widely viewed as a ballistic missile test in disguise, further ratcheting up tensions on the Korean peninsula. A senior White Hou...

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Delta to pay up to $10K to bumped customers

Delta's decision comes after an worldwide furor over a viral video of a man being dragged off of a United flight because he refused to give up his ticketed seat. In a letter to passengers, CEO Ed Bast...

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Gen. Allen: Trump should call Turkey's President back - and say this

Gen. Allen: Trump should call Turkey's President back - and say this

NAIJ.com learnt that Erdogan won 51.3 per cent of the votes in a referendum on Sunday to grant him sweeping powers in the biggest overhaul of modern Turkish politics. The opposition Republican Peo...

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