Economy

Turkey's election board rejects appeals to cancel referendum

A referendum on amendments to the Constitution of Turkey was held in the country April 16. In contrast to the tone of the US State Department, President Donald Trump congratulated his Turkish counte...

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China Defends Trademark Grants For Ivanka Trump Products

China Defends Trademark Grants For Ivanka Trump Products

Ivanka Trump's attorney, Jamie Gorelick , released a statement saying that " Ivanka will not weigh in on business strategy, marketing issues, or the commercial terms of agreements ". But Painter tel...

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New Emirates commercial trolls United Airlines' CEO Oscar Munoz

United Airlines has been at the forefront of airline drama this week due to an incident in which an overbooked flight from Chicago to Louisville, Kentucky, resulted in the violent removal of a passeng...

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IEA Report Helps Underpin Crude Oil Prices, Risk Conditions In Focus

EIA estimates that the price of West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) oil was $52.25 per barrel on April 7, $1.71 over last week's price and $12.51 above a year ago. "Oil production in our country grew at a...

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'You gotta behave' - Donald Trump issues stern warning to North Korea

'You gotta behave' - Donald Trump issues stern warning to North Korea

Vice President Mike Pence sent another clear warning to North Korea on Wednesday, telling personnel aboard a Japan-based USA aircraft carrier that " all options are on the table" when dealing with t...

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Oil down slightly in subdued trade after failed North Korean missile test

Oil down slightly in subdued trade after failed North Korean missile test

US crude stocks fell 1 million barrels on the week, according to the US Energy Information Administration, a bit less than anticipated. Although crude inventories fell by 840,000 barrels in the week...

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State Auditor Calls Out Department Of Revenue For Overdue Refunds

State Auditor Calls Out Department Of Revenue For Overdue Refunds

Galloway said the subpoena was issued six weeks after she first requested the information as part of an audit to ensure Missouri taxpayers get refunds within the time period required by law. With Mi...

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Corbyn attacks May's plan for snap election despite Parly backing

Fending off repeated barbs for not agreeing to appear on live television debates between party leaders, May said she would be out on the streets debating with everyone, and accused the opposition of t...

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Honda to launch all-electric battery car in China next year - executive

The vehicle will be made by GM's joint venture with a state-owned automaker, Shanghai Automotive Industries Corp. SAIC, the country's largest automaker, said it expects to double sales to 600,000 un...

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Plenty for Mercedes to consider at F1 Bahrain test

Plenty for Mercedes to consider at F1 Bahrain test

Hamilton was hit with a five-second time penalty for impeding Daniel Ricciardo in the pit lane and this saw Mercedes change its strategy and keep its star driver out for longer before making a final s...

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Ronaldo peaks at key moment of the season

Bayern, who trailed 2-1 from the home leg against Madrid, made a fight of it on Tuesday night as they levelled the tie at 3-3 after 90 minutes to force extra-time. "We had a lot of chances". More si...

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Russian Federation to reach record high oil output in 2017 amid cuts

But with the oil cartel cutting output and talking about extending curbs past mid-year, US production hit its highest level in 20 months. US West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude futures were up 26c...

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Florida Senate poised to regulate ride-sharers Uber, Lyft

Florida Senate poised to regulate ride-sharers Uber, Lyft

Louis earnings tax and $4 pickup fees at St. Louis Lambert International Airport. His office has not yet signaled whether he will sign it. The measure, backed by the ridesharing industry, continues ...

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US Crude Oil Prices Are Near a 2-Week Low

US Crude Oil Prices Are Near a 2-Week Low

Other geopolitical concerns have supported oil prices. May West Texas Intermediate crude CLK7, -3.95% lost 15 cents, or 0.3%, at $52.26 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Under the deal, ...

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US designates none of major trading partners as currency manipulator

US designates none of major trading partners as currency manipulator

It kept China, South Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Germany and Switzerland on its foreign-exchange monitoring list. "Expanding trade in a way that is freer and fairer for all Americans requires that other e...

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Gemfields PLC (LON:GEM) Receives Corporate Rating From FinnCap Analysts

Morgan Stanley initiated the stock with "Equal-Weight" rating in Monday, October 31 report. The rating was initiated by Citigroup on Tuesday, September 8 with "Buy". Barr A G PLC had 73 analyst report...

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Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition appeals for annulment of referendum

Separately, Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz said that after the Turkish referendum, "we can no longer simply return to business as usual". "Saying the referendum fell below global standards is unacc...

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Theresa May: We won't be doing television debates

Labour MP John Woodcock has made it known that he can not support voting to make Jeremy Corbyn the next Prime Minister, he said this in a video message to his constituents. John Woodcock, the MP for B...

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Toyota Project Portal Semi Wants To Drive Down Hydrogen Costs

Toyota Project Portal Semi Wants To Drive Down Hydrogen Costs

Dubbed " Project Portal ", the hydrogen fuel system is ultimately derived from the one found in the Toyota Mirai-but since Project Portal is slated for heavy-duty operations, it makes heavy-duty power...

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Tech sector splits on visa changes after 457 dumped

The visa class - along with the 417 backbacker visa - is heavily relied upon by some businesses in the Murraylands' food processing industry. 'I'm skeptical that Mr Turnbull's crackdown is actually ...

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Schlafly: Trump's "Buy American, Hire American"

When President Trump signed an executive order Tuesday in Kenosha, Wisconsin, he sent a characteristically blunt message. In fact, prior to Trump signing the measure, Associated General Contractors ...

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United Airlines isn't firing anyone over violent passenger removal

David Dao. The Chicago-based United Airlines airline is reviewing policies with regard to handling oversold flights to prevent similar incidents, and talking to some passengers and employees on how ...

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Crew Can No Longer Displace Seated Passengers Aboard United Flights

The airline would not disclose its current payment limit. Delta said in an internal memo that it is letting employees offer customers up to $9,950 in compensation to give up seats on overbooked ...

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WTI, Brent crude oil futures settle higher

Stockpiles probably dropped from a record high by 1.5 million barrels to 534 million barrels in the week ended 7 April, according to a Bloomberg survey before an Energy Information Administration r...

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Equal Pay Day Is April 4 This Year- Here's Why That Matters

Equal Pay Day Is April 4 This Year- Here's Why That Matters

Tuesday is Equal Pay Day, the date signifying how far into 2017 women have to work to catch up to the wages men earned in 2016. Nationally, women who fold full-time, year-round jobs are paid 80 cent...

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British MPs approve snap election in Brexit shadow

The EU wants to first reach the outlines of a deal on the exit before any future relationship is discussed - a relationship it insists must be seen to be inferior to full membership. For Giles Merritt...

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International Monetary Fund chief Lagarde says

International Monetary Fund chief Lagarde says "halfway" there on Greek bailout talks

For advanced economies, the outlook had improved with stronger manufacturing activity, this upswing was broad-based across countries, including in Europe, although some countries still faced high debt...

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Time To Get Cautious? - Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY), Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB)

Following the transaction, the director now owns 1,545,619 shares in the company, valued at $105,565,777.70. State Street Corp now owns 38,952,153 shares of the company's stock worth $2,775,998,000 af...

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Swiss take bronze at World Curling Championship

Swiss take bronze at World Curling Championship

Gushue has a chance to become the first skip since Winnipeg's Kerry Burtnyk to run the table at this event. "It's awesome. Boy, oh boy, that was a stressful game", said Gushue. Gushue executed anoth...

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Arkansas vows to see through executions despite legal setbacks

Ward and Mr. Davis were denied access to independent mental health experts, even though they clearly demonstrated that mental health issues would be significant factors at their trials", he said . Mc...

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