Money

by | June 01, 2018 | 18:36

On the currency front, the USA dollar is trading at 108.82 yen compared to the 108.77 yen it fetched at the close of NY trading on Tuesday. Chinese shares ended lower following reports that the Trump administration is considering imposing a hefty 25 percent tariff on the United States dollars 50 billion worth of Chinese goods even as a USA delegation is set to travel to Beijing for talks to resolve the dispute.

by | June 01, 2018 | 14:31

Here is what the nation's doughnut giants have to offer San Antonio . That's right, you can get your grocery shopping done while you nibble a free donut . Feel free to stop by 107 W. Howard St. for a free doughnut while they last. The first Friday in June is National Doughnut Day . Yes, you're reading this correctly: Papa John's as in the pizza chain.

by | June 01, 2018 | 12:52

The industry report , co-sponsored by Alert Logic and other cybersecurity providers, benchmarks the readiness of companies to comply with the GDPR, identifies top barriers to achieving readiness, and explores how companies are tackling compliance with the new data privacy law.

by | June 01, 2018 | 06:56

The US action prompted an outcry from Trump's own Republican party, although metal industry groups expressed support. The three close USA allies had been part of a small group of foreign governments that received temporary exemptions from the tariffs , until trade deals could be signed.

by | June 01, 2018 | 05:14

Shoppers visiting the U.S. store Amazon.com and the online behemoth's other overseas sites will be redirected to Amazon.com.au from July 1. After that date, Aussie customers who attempt to visit the United States version of Amazon or any of Amazon's overseas sites will find themselves redirected to Amazon's Australian site, which offers a much smaller selection of items.

by | May 31, 2018 | 21:59

The probe was seen as an attempt to pressure Mexico and Canada over a NAFTA deal. Fears of a global trade war are already weighing on investor confidence and could hinder the global economic upturn. Europe also said it would start the process for enacting retaliatory tariffs . France's finance minister, Bruno Le Maire, called the US tariffs "unjustified, unjustifiable and unsafe".

by | May 31, 2018 | 07:14

And it comes at a critical time for Tesla , which has struggled to ramp up production of the Model 3 and is facing pressure from unhappy activist investor groups to bring on more independent board members. "The new shorter distance is typical for a compact luxury auto and matches the 133 feet that Tesla claims its own testing found, using the same tires as those on our Model 3".

by | May 30, 2018 | 21:52

Airlines including Singapore Airlines , Australia's Qantas Airways Ltd (QAN.AX) and US -based United Continental Holdings Inc (UAL.N) are adding ultra-long haul flights that can capture an airfare premium of around 20 percent versus flights involving one or more stops.

by | May 30, 2018 | 17:47

There is no settlement on Monday because of the US Memorial Day holiday. The group has to decide unanimously whether to adjust output, said Suhail Al Mazrouei, energy minister of the United Arab Emirates and holder of OPEC's rotating presidency.

by | May 30, 2018 | 17:00

The federal Liberal government has agreed to buy the troubled Trans Mountain expansion project from Kinder Morgan to ensure the controversial expansion of an Alberta-to-B.C. Canada approved the project in November 2016, following an expanded environmental review process that included additional consultations with Indigenous communities and assessing the amount of additional emissions likely to result from additional production.

by | May 30, 2018 | 15:45

In all, petrol price was increased by Rs 3.8 per litre and diesel by Rs 3.38 in that fortnight. On May 29, rates had touched an all-time high of ₹78.43 per litre , according to a price revision notification of State-owned oil firms. The CPI (M)-led Kerala government on Wednesday made a decision to slash the state tax imposed on petroleum products by a rupee in view of the rising fuel prices.

by | May 30, 2018 | 15:26

Emerging market stocks lost 1.2 percent, marking a new low point for the year, under continued pressure from a rising US dollar for countries that often borrow in that currency . Italy held a successful bond auction on Wednesday in the midst of its deepening political crisis. "The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity under Treasury Department ground rules, said the department was monitoring developments closely but saw no immediate danger to the stability of the wider ...

by | May 30, 2018 | 14:59

Bank of Montreal ( BMO .TO) and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CM.TO) said on Monday that cyber attackers may have stolen the data of almost 90,000 customers in what appeared to be the first significant assault on financial institutions in the country.

by | May 30, 2018 | 09:04

Police Sgt. Jim Cota says the officer was not in the cruiser at the time of the crash and that the Tesla driver suffered minor injuries. The Tesla sedan was driving outbound when it struck a parked Laguna Beach police auto, the Laguna Beach police department said Tuesday.

by | May 30, 2018 | 07:22

President Trump has raised the stakes again in his trade dispute with China by pledging to make good on a threat to impose $50 billion of tariffs on imports within weeks. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Director of the White House National Trade Council Peter Navarro have pushed for a much more aggressive approach.

by | May 30, 2018 | 05:43

JAB Holdings, the private investment company of Germany's billionaire Reimann family, has bought a majority stake in United Kingdom sandwich shop chain Pret A Manger. Pret - which opened its first outlet in London in 1986 - has 530 stores worldwide and is rapidly expanding globally in countries such as the US, China and France.

by | May 29, 2018 | 22:32

Again, all of this makes good financial sense for Canada but it's a bit surprising that Justin Trudeau is willing to directly challenge the environmental left to make this happen. to ensure we're protecting the interests of British Columbia". He said the pipeline purchase provided the federal jurisdiction needed to overcome British Columbia's opposition, but did not say how it could force the province to allow construction.

by | May 29, 2018 | 17:30

ET on May 29. Starbucks is following through on its promise to close more than 8,000 company-owned stores in the USA for racial bias and diversity training on Tuesday afternoon. A store manager called the police because the two men were sitting in the store without placing an order. The incident sparked an outcry , and CEO Kevin Johnson swiftly apologized and promised to make sure that nothing like that would happen at a Starbucks again.

by | May 29, 2018 | 16:20

It says that many popular router brands were infected, including Linksys, MikroTik, Netgear and TP-Link. The FBI nonetheless is urging all small office and home router owners to reboot devices even if they were not made by one of the affected vendors.

by | May 29, 2018 | 11:27

The prices are raised by 15 paisa in Kolkata, Mumbai and by 16 paisa in Chennai. Retail prices were frozen between April 24 and May 13, when campaigning was on for the Karnataka Assembly elections. The petrol price was seen at Rs 74.80 per litre, the highest since September 2013, and diesel was seen at Rs 66.14 per litre. As petrol and diesel are left outside GST, their prices and quantum of increase vary from state to state depending upon local taxes.

by | May 28, 2018 | 23:49

Motorists steering away from Chicago or staying closer to home won't encounter the same delays but will see high gas prices. We're seeing about a five percent increase in road travel over previous year, " Bess added. As a matter of fact, the New York Memorial Day Parade is the oldest in the Country featuring marching bands, bands, floats, veterans ranging from war conflicts like WWII to Iraq, and active duty military personnel.

by | May 28, 2018 | 11:19

Further, in Kolkata, petrol price , now inching towards a four year high, was sold at Rs 80.61, against 80.47 per litre on Friday. In 2017, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and Russian Federation had made a decision to limit their production to stabilize the rates and market, when oil prices hit as low as $30 per barrel in 2016.

by | May 27, 2018 | 21:12

With this tweet from President Trump has drawn a lot of criticism from many government officials, because this was the second time when ZTE broked another U.S. It is a great deal. for #ZTE & China", Sen. "Many hoped this time would be different". An organization called Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington , D.C.

by | May 27, 2018 | 18:54

But plans to bring back Pravda are not a one-time bluff; work on such a service reportedly dates back to October 2017, and not to Musk's latest friction with financial and automotive media outlets. He linked it to a news report quoting an analyst, "Negative headlines have increased substantially in the past month" and that "increasingly immaterial reports" about Tesla "have dominated news cycles".

by | May 27, 2018 | 09:32

Firefighters were called to the airport to help with the birth. It was hard to control the father of the puppies during the delivery. 'We're a full-service department!' The Tampa Bay Times reports 2-year-old golden retriever Eleanor Rigby- Ellie for short, went into labor at Gate F-81.

by | May 27, 2018 | 06:30

The domain hosted a backup server for uploading the second stage of VPNFilter to infected routers if the primary method, which used Photobucket, was unsuccessful. The malware itself is multi-staged with phase one including VPNFilter targeting a number of CPU architectures of devices running firmware based on Busybox and Linux.

by | May 27, 2018 | 01:20

Last week , Falih, OPEC's most influential energy minister, said he had called his counterparts in the UAE, the United States and Russian Federation, as well as major oil consumer South Korea, to "coordinate global action to ease global market anxiety".

by | May 26, 2018 | 18:39

That information is of limited use ― the Uber should have identified and avoided her either way ― but it does potentially provide insight into why she didn't cross at the crosswalk 360 feet to the north, and why she was unaware of the vehicle until immediately before impact.

by | May 26, 2018 | 18:24

For many people in Southern California, the upcoming holiday weekend means plenty of fun getaways, but actually getting to that destination might not be as enjoyable. Gas prices are quickly rising and experts aren't sure when they'll come down. At this time past year, motorists in the Garden State were paying $2.36 for gas.

by | May 26, 2018 | 16:02

It says drivers can potentially get around the problem by using the breaks constantly, to the point where the vehicle is able to stop, which would allow cars to be placed in park and cruise control to be disabled. That will cancel cruise control. Most of the vehicles being recalled cover 2014-2018 model years. The company also notes drivers can shift the vehicle into neutral and then brake accordingly.

by | May 26, 2018 | 13:21

Inflation is now at 10.85 percent. Dragging on the Turkey market outlook, the lira currency has tumbled to record lows in recent weeks and weakened by more than 20% against the Dollars so far this year and depreciated 70% over the past five years.

by | May 26, 2018 | 10:19

The BJP at that time has made up its mind that their road to victory may pass from a petrol pump and hence they very beautifully managed the protest series on social media against the rising fuel prices. Pump prices of petrol and diesel in India surged to a record high on Thursday, raising pressure on the government to find a solution to provide relief to consumers without taking a hit on its finances.

by | May 26, 2018 | 04:44

Meanwhile complaints were filed against USA tech giants within hours of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR ) taking effect. So, if it's all so complicated, why did Europe bother to introduce the rules? So the rules will affect giants such as Facebook and Google and small US businesses with just one European client alike.

by | May 26, 2018 | 03:55

Trump said . He said: "They very much want to do it, we'd like to do it". "We've gained the respect that we used to have long ago. We're going to see what happens". In a statement, Trump says his administration will fight to ensure the nation's military has the resources "to fight the courageous fight so they may return, safe and sound, to their loving families and friends".

by | May 25, 2018 | 21:41

Murdoch, who with his family controls 21st Century Fox , agreed to the tie-up that would give Disney the famed Fox studios in Hollywood along with Fox's global TV operations and USA cable entertainment and regional sports channels. Comcast's stock fell 2 percent in early trading, while shares of the Walt Disney Co . dipped slightly. Comcast put in a $60bn bid for Fox a year ago, a 16% premium to Disney's offer, but Rupert Murdoch rejected it, citing regulatory concerns and share ...