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by | January 05, 2018 | 16:30

Failure to do so can be punished by fines or audits. It makes sense that Iceland is the first nation to take this step to closing its pay gap. Iceland is aiming to eliminate the gender pay gap by the beginning of the next decade. For the past nine years, Iceland has also been ranked by the World Economic Forum (WEF) as the world's most gender-equal country. Such protests continued throughout the years.

by | January 05, 2018 | 15:50

They join LG's Airport Guide Robot and Airport Cleaning Robot that have been successfully trialled at Incheon International Airport, which serves the Korean capital of Seoul. Once the delivery is confirmed, the Serving Robot makes its way back on its own. The Porter Robot also aims to boost efficiency, in this case by delivering luggage straight to guest's hotel rooms and thus minimising "the inconvenience that may result from slow service and long wait times during a hotel stay".

by | January 05, 2018 | 15:36

Once the assistant is available, anyone with a voice-supported Roku device will be able to use voice commands to interact with their devices. The company has officially unveiled Roku Entertainment Assistant, its own voice assistant for verbally controlling Roku OS devices.

by | January 05, 2018 | 15:33

Trump had said in an early morning tweet: 'The United States has foolishly given Pakistan more than 33 billion dollars in aid over the last 15 years, and they have given us nothing but lies & deceit, thinking of our leaders as fools.

by | January 05, 2018 | 14:28

The data, which is officially released at 9.00 a.m. GMT (4.00 a.m. ET) but was pre-briefed to some news organisations, including the BBC and Bloomberg, showed that there were 2.54 million vehicles registered in the United Kingdom during 2017, a fall of approximately 5.6% from the previous year.

by | January 05, 2018 | 13:29

It has been nearly a month since the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted 3-2 to dismantle Obama-era net neutrality rules, and Thursday (4 January) saw the release of the final text of its repeal . Critics have complained about the Federal Communications Commission's vote last month to repeal net neutrality rules set during the Obama administration that treated the internet like a public utility, Recode noted, and Pai has charged that he and his family have been attacked and ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 13:13

The big one is that growers can only export the medicinal marijuana products once they have supplied all of their patients in the country. Only a small group of nations now allow medicinal marijuana exports, among them Canada , Uruguay , and the Netherlands, with Israel and some others planning to follow suit.

by | January 05, 2018 | 12:21

This time Singapore Airlines (SIA) has been included among the 20 safest airlines in the world for 2018 setting a new standard in safety parameters. Passengers shouldn't be too concerned even if their next flight isn't in the top 20 safest airlines though. These are in alphabetical order: Aer Lingus, Flybe, Frontier, HK Express, Jetblue, Jetstar Australia, Thomas Cook, Virgin America, Vueling , and Westjet .

by | January 05, 2018 | 11:26

In a blogpost, Apple said it had released updates for iOS, the software on its phones and tablets, macOS, which is used by its computers and tvOS for its television products. There's no evidence that bad actors have yet exploited the bugs, but companies from Microsoft to Mozilla said they have worked to patch up vulnerabilities to their operating systems.

by | January 05, 2018 | 10:52

The Kmart store in Hamilton will remain open for business . Alyssa Rodriguez, a sales supervisor at the Kmart in Portland, said store staff was notified of the closure Thursday. The company told eligible associates that they will receive severance and have the opportunity to apply for openings at other area stores. The move comes in addition to closing about 250 stores announced past year.

by | January 05, 2018 | 10:45

It doesn't happen often, but In-N-Out Burger is re-introducing a sweet wintry treat to its classic menu . The mix is made with water , and can be topped with freeze-dried marshmallows. The last time In-N-Out added a new item to its minimalist menu was 15 years ago when they added lemonade to their lineup. Of course, if you're stuck on the East Coast in subzero temperatures, you can always make your own hot cocoa at home.

by | January 05, 2018 | 10:03

They also called for all disposable coffee cups to be recyclable by 2023. About 2.5 billion disposable coffee cups a year are used in the United Kingdom but almost all are... Most of the cups used by major coffee shop chains are not recyclable due to the polyethylene which makes the material waterproof. Starbucks already offers a 25p discount to those with a reusable cup.

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:50

Being the first to offer new technology is important for companies and that is why AT&T wants to be the pioneer of 5G service in 2018. Verizon Communications Inc. Welcoming the development of real 5G, commentators pointed out that the company's announcement of its so-called "5G Evolution" network past year, was a rebranding exercise of existing LTE technologies that competitors had already adopted.

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:29

Throughout a year ago, Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk had trumpeted a production level of 5,000 a week by December 2017. Tesla disclosed those production problems in October and then delayed the timeline for producing 5,000 Model 3 cars per week to late in the first quarter of 2018.

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:24

Some employees will be offered jobs at other Greater Cincinnati Macy's locations, and others will be offered severance and outplacement resources. Many retailers, particularly department store chains, still have lots of challenges ahead as shoppers are increasingly buying online and shifting their spending more toward experiences.

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:39

Jaitley was answering questions on various financial issues, including NPAs, bank loans, loan waivers, and the Panama Papers and Paradise Papers cases in the Rajya Sabha. The electoral bonds are considered as an alternative to cash donations made to political parties, will be available at specified SBI branches for 10 days each in the months of January, April, July and October.

by | January 02, 2018 | 23:57

The victor has one year to claim their prize. A spokeswoman said: "Nobody has come forward yet and we are now appealing to players in the Dublin region who bought a EuroMillions ticket last week to check their numbers to see if they are eligible to claim a cool £34,597,330".

by | January 02, 2018 | 21:58

The average price of gasoline in Rhode Island is 20 cents higher than it was at this time a year ago. According to GasBuddy.com, fuel prices are expected to remain steady for the short term. In Indianapolis it's up almost 8 cents, at $2.64. States with the lowest average gasoline prices: Missouri ($2.21), Oklahoma ($2.21), Alabama ($2.21), Arkansas ($2.21), MS ($2.23), SC ($2.24), Tennessee ($2.25), Texas ($2.25), Louisiana ($2.25) and Kansas ($2.27).

by | January 02, 2018 | 21:28

The institutional investor held 1.99 million shares of the television services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $196.27M, down from 2.34 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Finally, Connecticut Wealth Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of Walt Disney by 1.4% in the second quarter. Donaldson Capital Management Llc increased Honeywell Intl Inc (NYSE:HON) stake by 7,766 shares to 201,328 valued at $28.54 million in 2017Q3.

by | January 02, 2018 | 21:11

Beach Investment Management Llc who had been investing in Delta Airlines for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $40.06B market cap company. (NYSE:BDC) to report earnings on February, 1. They expect $0.86 EPS, up 3.61 % or $0.03 from last year's $0.83 per share. DAL's profit will be $688.89 million for 14.54 P/E if the $0.97 EPS becomes a reality.

by | January 02, 2018 | 20:39

Shares of General Motors (GM) traded down $0.39 during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $40.99. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 180,141 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock valued at $6,292,000 after acquiring an additional 19,713 shares in the last quarter.

by | January 02, 2018 | 20:14

Great West Life Assurance Can holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc . Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 62.48% since January 1, 2017 and is uptrending. Its down 0.09, from 1.08 in 2017Q2. Carl Domino Inc acquired a new stake in shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International during the third quarter valued at $225,000.

by | January 02, 2018 | 16:51

It has outperformed by 37.03% the S&P500. Barrick Gold Corporation ( ABX ) stock price fell -11.71 percent over the past one year, while decreased -9.05 percent during the past 6 months. Analysts await McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) to report earnings on January, 22. ABX's profit will be $248.11M for 17.23 P/E if the $0.21 EPS becomes a reality.

by | January 02, 2018 | 14:09

BP is scheduled to update investors on its performance on February 6. The British oil and gas company said on Tuesday the cut in USA corporate income tax from 35 percent to 21 percent was expected to positively impact its US earnings in the long run.

by | January 02, 2018 | 14:02

The stock decreased 2.67% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $5.83. About 8.37 million shares traded. The TJX Companies, Inc. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has risen 7.92% since January 1, 2017 and is uptrending. or Open Text Corp.?" on October 18, 2017. 898.84 million shares or 2.35% less from 920.44 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 330 were reported by James Invest Research.