by | September 22, 2017 | 00:28

Bettencourt had been declared unfit to run her own affairs in 2011 after a medical report showing she had suffered from "mixed dementia" and "moderately severe" Alzheimer's disease since 2006. She was, however, no stranger to controversy. In 2015, a French court handed Banier a three-year prison sentence on charges of swindling millions of euros from Bettencourt by taking advantage of her weak mental state.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:18

AMD shares shot up after CNBC reported that the company is working with Tesla . Chip architect Jim Keller, formerly of AMD and Apple , and who designed the Apple A4 and A5 iPhone chips, is spearheading the project for Tesla , CNBC said , adding that several other AMD veterans also have been brought on board to work on the project.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:13

Shares in the tech giant fell 1.16%, after the company said on Wednesday it was working to fix "connectivity" issues in the watch, which is created to link to mobile networks. A relatively quiet North Korea and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's comments on "peaceful solution" over the weekend have calmed investors. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said that rise was one of many factors informing the bank's decision to begin shedding the bond holdings acquired to boost the USA ...

by | September 21, 2017 | 11:29

The policy statement and projections are due to be released at 2 p.m. EDT (1800 GMT). Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen announces the Federal Open. The classical view is that conditions are too easy, which has led to something of a bubble in risk assets prices, by which it is meant the stock market, and this is unsafe.

by | September 21, 2017 | 11:33

In response to the offer the Employee Representative Council, which represents 17 Ryanair bases, said the majority of their colleagues had voted in favour to reject the proposal. Ryanair on Monday offered pilots who agree to work an additional 10 days a bonus of up to 12,000 euros (10,587.14 pounds) on condition that they remain at the airline for another 12 months, saying this would allow the company to avoid additional cancellations.

by | September 21, 2017 | 11:32

After forecasting GDP growth of 1.8% for 2017 and 2018, the organisation is now much more upbeat and expects the economy to expand 2.1% this year and 1.9% in 2018. The outlook for Canada was raised by 0.4 percentage point to 3.2 percent and Japan by 0.2 percentage point to 1.6 percent. The Canadian economy has consistently beat analysts' expectations this year, most recently by recording growth of 4.5 per cent between April and June this year, which was far above the consensus forecast of ...

by | September 21, 2017 | 11:28

Food store sales gained 0.2 percent and non-food store sales advanced 0.9 percent. This shows contributions to the overall growth came from 'non-essential items, ' the ONS noted. Retail sales figures indicate that consumers are showing impressive resilience in the face of the real pay squeeze and suggest that talk of the economy losing further momentum has been overdone, Ruth Gregory, a United Kingdom economist at Capital Economics, said.

by | September 21, 2017 | 00:58

Toshiba said the agreement assumed the deal would weather legal challenges raised by Western Digital . According to news reports earlier in the day, Toshiba's board of directors chose to sell its chip-making unit to the consortium for about 2.4 trillion yen (US$21 billion).

by | September 20, 2017 | 01:10

The Nasdaq Composite Index was up 11.55 points, or 0.18 percent, to 6,460.02. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 42 points, or 0.2%, to end at 22,373, its sixth straight record finish, while the S&P 500 added 2 points, or 0.1%, to 2,506, logging its fourth record close in a row.

by | September 20, 2017 | 01:11

The Prime Minister who arrived on a special plane in NY was received by Permanent Representative to the UN Dr Maleeha Lodhi, Pakistan Ambassador to the US Aizaz Chaudhry and senior officials. It is entitled: "The responsibility to protect and the prevention of genocide, war crimes, ethnic cleansing and crimes against humanity". The Pakistan Prime Minister, who reached NY on Monday afternoon, is scheduled to meet a dozen world leaders during his four-day stay.

by | September 19, 2017 | 00:58

Shares of Northrop Grumman Corporation ( NOC ) traded up 0.59% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $267.45. Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) opened at 243.86 on Wednesday. Louisiana State Employees Retirement Sys reported 11,100 shares. Haverford Trust Com has 2,251 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Korea invested in 5,000 shares.

by | September 19, 2017 | 00:59

The statement said fuel companies were rationing the amount of oil they supplied airlines because a leaking Auckland supply pipeline was being repaired at Marsden Point. and Asia will stop at airports in Australia and the Pacific to refuel. The government has committed whatever resources necessary, including sending in the Defence Force to carry out repairs, to resolve the problem with the minimum disruption, Energy and Resources Minister Judith Collins says.

by | September 19, 2017 | 00:44

The budget airline will drop 40-50 flights a day over the next six weeks, leaving passengers stranded or out of pocket. A Kilkenny travel agent says they have only been given details of Ryanair flight cancellations up to the middle of this week.

by | September 19, 2017 | 00:34

Piriform revealed that the malware collected system information-including lists of installed software and Windows updates, MAC addresses of network adapters, PC names and information from the Windows registry key; all of which was sent to a remote server.

by | September 19, 2017 | 00:31

The shares were sold at an average price of $107.60, for a total value of $1,894,190.40. Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) has risen 31.45% since September 15, 2016 and is uptrending. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Monday, April 11 with "Equal-Weight". The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, December 22 by Stifel Nicolaus.

by | September 19, 2017 | 00:32

They remain convinced of longer-term upside to crude prices. Weak hand "The basic reason for the current strategic impasse facing the key OPEC and non-OPEC players is that the original deal had more holes in it than Swiss cheese", Norbert Ruecker, head of macroeconomic and commodities research for Zurich-based Bank Julius Baer, told NBI.

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:34

Sweden's Anna Nordqvist won the Evian Championship after beating American Brittany Altomare in a playoff on Sunday. Her fate was matched by Jutanugarn, who similarly bogied the last to miss the playoff, which was eventually, and somewhat farcically, won by Nordqvist on the first playoff hole as rain and hail fell.

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:08

In a statement on Wednesday, 13 September, the UNSC strongly condemned the violence against ethnic Rohingyas. The resolution backed by MEPs "strongly urges the military and security forces to immediately cease the killings, harassment and rape of the Rohingya people, and the burning of their homes".

by | September 17, 2017 | 01:01

Holland Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Bristol for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $102.46B market cap company. The stock rose 0.19% or $0.12 reaching $62.81. Princeton Cap Mngmt invested in 85,867 shares. Waterstone Capital Management L.P. owns 917,500 shares or 8.55% of their USA portfolio. Van Cleef Asset Managementinc has 76,921 shares for 2.83% of their portfolio.

by | September 17, 2017 | 01:01

Maintaining that the Narendra Modi government had made a decision to hike petrol prices to improve the lives of the downtrodden, he said that to provide food, house, toilet, education and employment to the poor, the government is sourcing revenue from petrol prices.

by | September 17, 2017 | 00:43

The low-priced carrier was prompted to take the drastic step after seeing less than 80 per cent of its planes arrive on time in the first two weeks of September. It also said it had to clear a backlog of staff leave by the end of the year. If you were booked on a flight that has been cancelled, you might be eligible for flight compensation too.

by | September 17, 2017 | 00:38

The new Pistons uniforms are similar to the chrome-colored grey jerseys from last season - which they'll replace - but they've added more of the electric blue with red on each side. It was created with new Nike Therma Flex fabric, helps athletes maintain the right body temperature during pregame warm-ups and downtime during a game.

by | September 17, 2017 | 00:25

The stock exchanged hands with 6,891,697 numbers of shares compared to its average daily volume of 6.19M shares. The share of Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (LSCC) now has a value of $5.7 while the company's 52 week low is at $5.51, the shares dropped to the 52 week low on 09/14/17.

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:01

We intend to deliver on growing synergies, with three autonomous companies cooperating with the efficiency of one. The combined global sales of Renault , Nissan Motor and Mitsubishi Motors will reach a total of 14 million units by 2022, according to a midterm business plan unveiled on Friday.

by | September 16, 2017 | 00:56

National Basketball Association commissioner Adam Silver has not been a fan of tanking for quite awhile now, and has devised a potential plan of action that will make teams think twice before they trust the process themselves. 4. The worst team could drop to fifth under the new plan, one spot lower than before. The second-worst record could move to sixth, down from fifth. The punishment for losing the draft lottery is also slightly worse.