by | July 29, 2017 | 00:13

There's additional research underway to see how often people who smoke lower-nicotine cigarettes switch to e-cigarettes or other, less harmful tobacco products, he said. " the only legal consumer product that, when used as intended, will kill half of all long-term users", FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD , said in a press release.

by | July 29, 2017 | 00:11

Finance Minister Taro Aso announced the move Friday, saying he was prepared to explain the decision to the USA side. Japan will raise tariffs on the product from the current 38.5% to 50% until March 2018. "The usual tariff rate for frozen beef imports is 38.5 per cent". By volume, total US beef sales to Japan for January-May came in at 123,290 tonnes, compared with 96,394 tonnes a year ago.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:56

Against the euro and the Canadian dollar, the aussie advanced to a 1-week high of 1.4566 and a 6-day high of 1.0021 from yesterday's closing quotes of 1.4656 and 0.9964, respectively. 'This has no automatic implications for monetary policy in Australia , ' Dr Lowe said. According to Ms Auld, Dr Lowe's comments are as close as the RBA is going to get to acknowledging a low-for-long rates outlook.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:51

Air France-KLM said Alitalia's precarious situation was one element of its plans to set up a new transatlantic joint venture with Delta Air Lines and Virgin Atlantic , with financial considerations and consolidation also playing a role. I want to be certain that all the necessary building blocks are in place for Virgin Atlantic to continue to prosper and grow for the next 50 years.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:47

Trump also said , " I'd like to see rates stay low . She's historically been a low-rate person". But he said he's also considering other candidates, including Cohn, who joined the Trump administration after a 26-year career at Goldman Sachs .

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:45

Apparently, despite years of awful adverts advising people claim money for mis-sold financial products, some are still unaware that they are entitled to claim. Shares in the bank were trading down by around 2% at 67.39p, shortly after the news broke on Thursday. The corrupt financiers were jailed earlier this year for the £245m loans scam which destroyed several businesses, before they squandered the profits on high-end prostitutes and luxury holidays.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:37

Turning to Scripps Networks Interactive , Inc. At the closing bell on Wednesday, Scripps had a market cap of $10.9 billion, compared with Discovery's $15.6 billion. The original version of this story can be viewed at

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:34

The company surged 1.11% and closed its last trading session at $45.24. Fisher Asset Management LLC increased its position in Coca-Cola Company (The) by 1.9% in the first quarter. The correct version of this piece of content can be accessed at

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:32

While the company's share hit the 52 week high on 12/12/16 stationing the value of $16.82. The company has market cap of $10.55 billion. JP Morgan maintained Cenovus Energy Inc (USA) (NYSE: CVE ) rating on Tuesday, December 15. After $0.34 actual earnings per share reported by Sotherly Hotels Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 20.59% EPS growth. Cenovus Energy Inc.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:32

De Blasio on Wednesday said he knows nothing about the email, which is time stamped 10:53PM Saturday. To avoid that pitfall, the MTA could require a company to sponsor stations in outlying areas if it also wants to sponsor central Manhattan stations, Lhota said.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:33

The response from HPE's CEO Whitman commented on the timing, with it having been two year since the firm's split, and the solid start that the HP business had had since 2015. "I will be forever grateful to Meg for her many contributions". Within that list is Whitman, who is allegedly viewed internally as the ideal replacement for outgoing CEO and founder Travis Kalanick.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:27

The news came as AstraZeneca reported drug sales fell again in the second quarter, hit by loss of patents on blockbusters like cholesterol pill Crestor. AstraZeneca separately announced it has entered a "global strategic oncology collaboration" with Merck & Co Inc, to co-develop and co-commercialise AstraZeneca's Lynparza drug, a treatment for multiple cancer types.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:18

Image: The Wind Catcher facility will feature 800 GE 2.5 megawatt turbines. Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO), which is also a subsidiary of American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP), will own 600 MW of the same wind power plant and co-own the proposed power line, pending regulatory approval.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:14

Bezos, 53, owns about 17 percent of Seattle-based Amazon, which has surged 40 percent this year through Wednesday, helping to add $24.5 billion to his net worth. That would put him past Gates, expecting the valuations of their non-stock property haven't changed. If the Amazon share price holds in trading up until the closing bell then Bezos will be the world's richest person today (27 July).

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:10

Twitter didn't grow its monthly user base at all last quarter, despite beating Wall Street's expectations for revenue . The company also reported a wider quarterly net loss and lower revenue , and said it did not expect its total revenue growth to pick up in the second half of the year.

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:40

On Tuesday, the wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) climbed the 10,000-point peak for the first time in its nearly 22-year history, but soon ceded its gains to close on a flat note on the back of profit booking and expensive valuations, after touching an intra-day high of 10,011.30 points.

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:33

Its statement read: "As a matter of principle: BMW Group vehicles are not manipulated and comply with respective legal requirements". Nevertheless, Daimler remained confident of meeting its full-year forecasts of "significant" increases in both revenue and operating profits.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:56

Police have said the incident is not believed to be terror-related and they have asked witnesses to come forward. The 76-year-old florist, who has worked at the same shop for 46 years, said the man came up behind him and threatened him with a broken bottle.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:40

A brand new " Taco Mode " within the Lyft application will end the dreaded practice of begging your driver incessantly to stop at the drive-thru for your late night taco fix. With Uber battling a string of critical errors at the executive level, primary competitor Lyft is taking advantage of the sudden stretch of open highway to flex their pink mustache muscles.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:47

Sources close to the deal state that all the 200 Freecharge employees would be absorbed into Axis Bank . Although Bandhan Bank was not directly involved as it did not extend farm loan, but advances were made in allied agriculture like fisheries, milking cows and vegetable growing.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:41

Inventories tumbled by 10.2 million barrels last week, the American Petroleum Institute was said to report . The EIA reported a headline decline of 7.2mn barrels for the week while there was also a decline in gasoline and distillate inventories for the week.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:39

Shares of Ford Motor Company ( NYSE F ) traded down 2.174% during trading on Wednesday, hitting $11.025. Institutional investors now hold around $40.14 billion or 75.2% in GM stock. In the week ended on July 23rd the shares of the largest vehicle manufacturer in the United States lost 0.77% of their market value compared to a week ago, which marked the first drop in the past four weeks and also the largest one since the week ended on May 21st.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:40

Since then, authorities have imposed fines on tankers they claim are not fit to transport oil. Talks between the government and the Pakistan Oil Tankers Association (APOTA) have failed on Tuesday. The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources convened the meeting of the representatives of All Pakistan Oil Tankers Association, All Pakistan Carriage Contractors Association, All Marketing Companies (OMCs) aimed to pursue the oil tanker association to call off their strike.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:33

The world leader in smartphone, TV and memory chip production brought in 61 trillion Korean Won, worth approximately $54 billion, in revenue in the most recent quarter. Apple, set to launch its 10th-anniversary iPhone this year, is still projected to notch up larger full-year profits than Samsung. On Thursday, Samsung said it would continue a 9.3 trillion share buyback program this year, repurchasing 670,000 common shares and 168,000 preferred shares over the next three months.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:32

While HTC's Daydream standalone headset will utilize the Daydream controller, it is also unclear what type of input the new Chinese standalone will utilize. HTC first launched the Viveport store past year, and it was where users were able to download non-gaming VR content for the HTC Vive . "Snapdragon 835 is created to deliver superior VR experiences without the need for wires or a separate PC", said Hugo Swart, senior director of product management at Qualcomm, in a statement.