by | November 05, 2018 | 17:39

President Donald Trump removed the US from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal earlier this year, triggering the sanctions being imposed Monday. The move incensed USA allies in western Europe, who had begun to make significant investments in Iran, as a result of the Obama-era nuclear pact, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, or JCPoA.

by | November 05, 2018 | 11:00

He was taken to the hospital, where he was then declared dead. Officials say a 50-foot wall at the warehouse collapsed. Chief Roman Clark tells the Sun that a 15-metre wall collapsed today at the Amazon Fulfillment Centre as a storm hit the area.

by | November 04, 2018 | 23:32

However, year-over-year revenue from iPhone sales was up by 29 percent, thanks to the increase in iPhone prices. Apple said it expects between $89 billion and $93 billion in revenue for its fiscal first quarter ending in December, with a midpoint of $91 billion coming in below Wall Street expectations of $93 billion, according to IBES data from Refinitiv.

by | November 04, 2018 | 23:17

The walkouts involve staff at offices in Dublin, Zurich, London, Berlin, Tokyo and Singapore. But the Times uncovered new details, including a reported $ 90 million exit package that Rubin is said to have been granted when he departed the company.

by | November 04, 2018 | 23:00

He said Trump said in a recent interview that if there are "promising policy discussions, I don't know about a full fledged deal, but if things go well, maybe some tariffs get withdrawn and maybe not". Isaac Boltansky, a policy analyst at the research and trading firm Compass Point, told Business Insider that the complexity of the issues the U.S. and China are discussing - intellectual property rights, Chinese laws restricting how United States companies can operate in the country, and more ...

by | November 04, 2018 | 18:22

The new deal that the United States is offering blocks forever Iran's path to nuclear weapons, enjoins upon it to give up its ballistic missiles programme and end "malign activities", which Americans use to describe Tehran's alleged support for terrorism, in the region.

by | November 04, 2018 | 17:28

Tester is in a tight race against Republican Matt Rosendale. "The promise is Trump will have an easy foil to run against: Pelosi and Democratic leadership". Trump has personally campaigned for DeSantis and has had harsh words for Gillum, considered by some to be a potential future star of the Democratic Party.

by | November 03, 2018 | 23:48

Trump's latest comments come after he had a "long and very good" discussion with his Chinese counterpart on Thursday on trade. The administration is doing "normal, routine preparation" for Trump's meeting with Xi. President Donald Trump's newfound zeal to resolve his trade war with China risks hitting some familiar obstacles, including himself. "Also had a good discussion on North Korea!" He said further meetings with Xi are being scheduled for the G-20 summit of the world's biggest ...

by | November 03, 2018 | 08:28

The minister went on to say that the prime minister's China visit would rid the country out of economic crisis. According to reports from Pakistan, the new bus service will be launched between Lahore in Pakistan and Kashgar in China via PaK on November 3.

by | November 03, 2018 | 05:18

Last year's cups drew the ire of some Grinches who were upset that the cups allowed people to fill in their own holiday color schemes. What's going on: Starbucks unveiled its latest lineup of holiday cups Thursday. History: Starbucks started releasing holiday cups in 1997 . This year, the question from 2015 returns: Is Starbucks truly embracing Christmas? Twitter this morning was filled with Starbucks diehards admitting they were waiting in insane drive-through lines to ...

by | November 03, 2018 | 05:09

This has seen what was once a near-20% gain taken back down into the single digits. Analysts said oil prices were also supported by the upcoming USA sanctions against Iran's crude exports that will start on November 4. This is the first time that monthly US production levels surpassed 11 million b/d. Eurozone inflation, which has always been missing in action, climbed to 2.2% in October from 1.3% in January.

by | November 03, 2018 | 03:52

The direct talks were the first between the two leaders to have been reported since May. But within hours of the upbeat assessments, the US Justice Department took aim at another Chinese firm it accused of unfair practices, part of an across-the-board pressure campaign by the Trump administration targeting China .

by | November 02, 2018 | 19:07

In North America, however, there is no oil shortage as U.S. crude oil production has increased by nearly a third since mid-2016 to around 11 million barrels per day. Meanwhile, Brent further increased 0.74 dollars to 77.63 USA dollars per barrel. In November, Iraq will halt trucking of oil to Iran to comply with the USA sanctions, five sources with knowledge of Iraqi oil export plans told Reuters last week.

by | November 02, 2018 | 19:01

A spokesman for the London police said a test on the co-pilot taken 50 minutes before the flight's scheduled departure revealed 189 milligrams of alcohol per 100 millilitres of blood in his system - nearly 10 times the 20-milligram limit for a pilot.

by | November 02, 2018 | 14:33

Xi also said in the phone call that he hoped the two world's largest economies will be able to promote a steady and healthy relationship. The yuan had come under intense pressure to weaken of late, as slowing growth in China and trade tensions with the USA prompted investors to shift away from riskier emerging-market assets.

by | November 01, 2018 | 23:40

The S&P 500 index shed 17.44 points, or 0.7 percent, to 2,641.25. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks dropped 0.4 percent to 1,447.31. Stocks have fallen steeply since early October, breaking a long period of relative calm over the summer.

by | November 01, 2018 | 11:30

Speaking on the occasion, Commerce and Industry Ministry Suresh Prabhu said, India has moved up 53 ranks in the last two years, reflects the government commitment to implement progressive reforms. It now takes seven days to start a business, as opposed to being 10 days previously. "If we do focused improvement, breaking into the top 50 is not out of reach", the minister said.

by | October 31, 2018 | 16:32

However, the IFS warned: "Yesterday's Budget was a bit of a gamble". Despite Mr Hammond's claims that the economy has "turned a corner" on the way to the end of austerity, Mr Johnson said that Monday's Budget was "no bonanza" for public services other than the NHS .

by | October 31, 2018 | 10:47

In contrast, a central bank plays a test match, trying to win each session but, importantly, also survive it so as to have a chance to win the next session, Acharya had said. As per a report by Economic times, in recent weeks, separate letters have been sent to RBI Governor Urijit Patel. Warning of more "bad news", former finance minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram said, "If, as reported, Government has invoked Section 7 of the RBI Act and issued unprecedented "directions" to ...

by | October 31, 2018 | 09:11

However, Democrats have gained traction in key gubernatorial races this cycle. Vice President Mike Pence said during a campaign stop in Michigan that the first midterm election is typically hard for the party holding the White House and that "conventional wisdom" would suggest tough times for the Michigan GOP.

by | October 30, 2018 | 12:30

That was up from a rate of 3.8% recorded in the previous quarter. Consumers drove the USA economy to better-than-expected growth in the third quarter, but a steep slowdown in business spending raised concerns about whether the strength in the expansion is sustainable.

by | October 29, 2018 | 16:46

According to reports, the Pangkal Pinang-bound plane was captained by Bhavye Suneja, who hails from Mayur Vihar in New Delhi . Syaugi said the search and rescue teams had come from Jakarta , Bandung and Lampung and were headed to Tanjung Karawang, where the plane is believed to have gone down.

by | October 29, 2018 | 15:34

On present trends, they would be wealthier than their USA counterparts within three years. "Over the past five years (2012-2017), the sum passed by deceased billionaires to beneficiaries has grown by an average of 17% each year, to reach Dollars 117 billion in 2017".

by | October 29, 2018 | 15:27

Moreover, he said, "IBM immediately bolsters its position in today's multicloud world". The deal will see IBM acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Red Hat for $190.00 per share in cash, more than $70 above the $116.68 at which Red Hat was trading on close of business Friday.

by | October 28, 2018 | 22:29

Other major companies also fell sharply. The Dow and S&P 500 both moved back in positive territory for the year. The index is now off about 9.4 percent from its September 20 peak. About 24 percent of the companies in the S&P 500 had reported third-quarter results as of Wednesday. Amazon is the second-most valuable USA stock and Alphabet is fourth.