Economy

European Central Bank keeps interest rates, guidance unchanged

Officials at the European Central Bank rate-setting meeting left policy unchanged and focused their discussion on assessing the recent slowdown in economic da...


Amber Rudd to resign over Windrush scandal?

For almost two weeks, British ministers have been struggling to explain why some descendants of the so-called "Windrush generation", invited to Britain to plug ...


Mulvaney: I Only Talked To Lobbyists Who Donated To My Congressional Campaign

Mulvaney admitted Tuesday that, as a congressman, he only gave meetings to lobbyists who donated to his campaign. On Tuesday, he admitted that, as a Congress...


Bidding war for Sky looms as Comcast offers £22bn

The Comcast offer values Sky at £22 billion ($31 billion), roughly £3 billion ($4.2 billion) more than Murdoch's bid. Investors, who think the bidding war wil...


Ford to end production of all cars save Mustang, Focus

In a rather troubling press release, Ford announced that it will retire the Fusion , the C-MAX, the Taurus and the Fiesta on the North-American market by t...


WhatsApp increases European Union age limit to 16 as GDPR approaches

It said that WhatsApp has established an entity within the European Union to provide services in this region and "to meet the new high standards of transp...


Trump should add more China tariffs, some small companies say

China has said it would welcome a visit by US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin , who is seeking to resolve a tense trade dispute between the world's two large...


Kipchoge, Cheruiyot celebrate Kenyan double in London

Kipchoge went on to win in Rotterdam and Chicago in 2014, London and Berlin in 2015, London and Rio Olympics in 2016 and a year ago he won in Monza in 2:00:25 u...


Aluminium falls as United States softens on Rusal sanctions

Deripaska said the sanctions have been cover for an attack on the Russian economy. On April 6 the US Treasury issued a new list of 7 oligarchs and 12 companie...


EU's Barnier says still 25% of work to do on Brexit

The government's approach to the Irish border issue is "misguided and fails to recognise numerous central concerns about food", the Chartered Institute of Envir...


Oil climbs towards $75 a barrel to reach highest point since 2014

As a result, the International Energy Agency last week suggested OPEC and its partners could declare "mission accomplished". Analysts including investment...


Amazon Has Over 100 Million Prime Members

In fact, the 100 million number exceeds estimates from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners, which suggested that the loyalty program had 90 million subscri...


Cadillac president departs as turnaround hits snag

Carlisle's previous leadership positions with GM include "vice president, Global Product Planning (2010-2014); vice president, U.S. Sales Operations (2010); a...


Cuba proposes Miguel Diaz-Canel as next president

The result of the votes for president and vice presidents and other national leaders is expected to be officially announced Thursday, the anniversary of the USA...


Tesla on temporary Model 3 production shutdown: Nothing to see here

Finally, Nomura reiterated a buy rating and issued a $420.00 price target on shares of Tesla in a research report on Thursday, March 29th. UBS lifted their pr...


Assad appears confident on Syria state TV

Syria condemned the attack as a "flagrant violation of the global law", according to Syria's official SANA news agency. Action to tackle the seven-year wa...


Facebook faces billion-dollar lawsuit over facial recognition tags

Facebook has issued a statement saying it continues to believe the case has no merit, and that it will continue to fight it "vigorously". The company also tr...


Coli outbreak infects nine in Pa.

ADHS is working with local health departments, the CDC , and the FDA to confirm the source of the E. coli O157 infections, to identify additional cases and t...


Mutant Enzyme That Eats Plastics Discovered by Accident

The researchers made the breakthrough when they were examining the structure of a natural enzyme which is thought to have evolved in a waste recycling centre in...


Joel Embiid Clears NBA's Concussion Protocol

Embiid, who missed the final eight games of the regular season after colliding with teammate Markelle Fultz and suffering an orbital bone fracture and a concu...


Westpac Banking Corp Increases Holdings in JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM)

JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM) last released its earnings results on Friday, April 13th. Walthausen & Company increased its stake in Global Power Equipment Group ...


Roy sparkles as DD snap losing streak in humdinger

Mumbai's Hardik Pandya had no answer for the rampaging-Brit, the allrounder leaking 32 runs from his two overs and giving Roy the ideal start to capitalise o...


Sunrisers Beat KKR by 5 Wkts

With 41 victories, KKR is the third most successful teams while playing on home grounds. R Vinay Kumar's run leak may have been a concern for the Kolkata K...


Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX)

Investors are sharpening their focus on shares of Netflix , Inc. The highest EPS estimate is $0.65 and the lowest is $0.60. Netflix, Inc . on 12/30/2017 r...


Uber and FTC Reach Agreement on Expanded Settlement for 2016 Data Breach

Meanwhile, Jeremy Hall said the new features won't change how frequently he uses Uber but he supports the change. Those are both new features as well, allow...


Volkswagen has appointed Herbert Diess as CEO

Volkswagen replaced Mueller after he failed to refocus the group's portfolio of auto brands, a key pillar of "Strategy 2025" to transform the company into a le...


More Moves Made! Uber Acquires The Bike-Sharing Service Jump

One is an expansion of Uber Bike by Jump into Washington, DC, which is a bike rental program the company was first piloted in San Francisco earlier this year....


Trillion-dollar deficits come roaring back under Trump

The report does say the USA gross domestic product is likely to grow faster than previously thought this year. Former Fed Chair Janet Yellen, along with fou...


Kroger to hire 11000 employees across store divisions

The company has market cap of $20.48 billion. About 134,918 shares traded. Kroger Company (The) had a net margin of 1.77% and a return on equity of 31.48%. An...


Apple's Entire Business Is Now Being Powered With Clean Energy

And over 85 suppliers have signed up for Apple's Clean Energy Portal that helps suppliers find renewable energy in different regions around the world. It al...


Delta Air Lines (DAL) Cut to "Buy" at ValuEngine

The software company said it discovered and fixed the breach in October. Sanford C. Bernstein set a $67.00 price objective on shares of Delta Air Lines an...


Oil gains on surprise drawdown in U.S. crude inventories

Oil cartel Opec member Qatar's energy minister told Reuters the organisation should stay the course in its joint cuts with non-Opec members led by Russian Fed...


Fed raises key rate, predicts 2 more hikes

In addition, he said "ongoing job gains are boosting incomes and confidence, [and] foreign growth is on a firm trajectory". The policy move leaves central ban...


Gender pay gap highest in cricket and tennis

Employers that do not disclose their figures risk legal action from the UK's Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC). Perhaps a large gender pay gap could t...


Rare Japanese unicorn Mercari to targets rapid US expansion

The White House released a statement confirming the talks at Trump's Mar-a-Lago Florida resort April 17-18. While Chinese President Xi Jinping invited Kim...


Intel also shows 28W low-power U-series 8th gen CPUs

The organization guarantees that the processors will make an interpretation of up to 29% general speed boost contrasted with the previous seventh-age Intel ch...


President Trump is Going After Amazon and Jeff Bezos, again

Shares in the tech giant fell by more than 4% on Thursday after Mr Trump set out the gripes in a tweet though they later recovered to end 1% higher after th...


Wind and cold move in to start our Easter weekend

With the cold front stalled just to our west, the rain has been parked over our western counties for the past several hours. Easter Sunday will also have a ...


Apple's Cook Has Pointed Advice for Facebook's Zuckerberg

Cook said in no uncertain terms that Facebook could not adequately monitor itself in terms of privacy: "I think the best regulation is no regulation, is self-r...


Uber terminates self-driving cars service

They show that Ducey's staff worked closely with the company as it began experimenting with autonomous vehicles that the company began testing on public roads i...