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by | September 23, 2019 | 18:44

Questioned whether this meant a response could involve United Kingdom military forces, he said: "We will consider in what way we can be useful, if asked, depending on what the exact plan is". In a question-and-answer session with the assembled USA journalists that lasted more than an hour, Zarif made several dubious assertions, including that Iran does not run proxy operations in other countries and that no Iranian forces (or their proxies) are involved in current military operations in the ...

by | September 23, 2019 | 17:14

The CDC and various state health departments have reported widespread use of products containing THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, the psychoactive substance within cannabis, among people who became ill. Sellers of e-cigarettes market them as safer than traditional cigarettes, and some vaping advocates say concerns about the risks are overblown. "If you're having difficulties quitting these highly addictive nicotine products contact your healthcare provider or the Montana Tobacco Quit Line ".

by | September 23, 2019 | 17:08

India's largest LNG importer Petronet will invest United States dollars 2.5 billion for almost 20 per cent equity stake in U.S. energy major Tellurian Inc's Driftwood project to negotiate the purchase of 5 million tons of gas per annum.

by | September 23, 2019 | 16:47

Officials said the number of troops was likely to be in the hundreds. The United States has accused Tehran of carrying out air attacks on Saudi Arabia's Abqaiq plant and the Khurais oil field on September 14, knocking out half the kingdom's oil production.

by | September 23, 2019 | 13:26

As it tries to build a coalition, Riyadh is preparing to provide evidence to the U.N. General Assembly which it says will prove Iran was behind the September 14 drone and missile assault which initially drastically affected its oil output, a view shared by Washington.

by | September 23, 2019 | 08:11

Also, some carriers will seek opportunities regarding Thomas Cook most substantial assets: fleet and airport slots. The British Government and the aviation regulator have drawn up a plan to use other companies and airlines to bring Britons home.

by | September 23, 2019 | 06:39

The company's largest shareholder is Chinese investment company Fosun. The emergency operation - codenamed Operation Matterhorn - will aim to bring home Britons now on holiday with the firm, according to BBC News . September 2019 - The rescue could unravel as lenders seek an additional 200 million pounds to see the company through the winter season when business is slow.

by | September 23, 2019 | 02:44

The statement said that the suspension of the apps was not necessarily an indication that they posed a threat to people . On Friday, Archibong said that Facebook hadn't found any additional apps that violated its policies in addition to the previously highlighted cases.

by | September 22, 2019 | 22:46

Google on Thursday announced two new grants from Google.org to provide support for organizations - from small flower shops to big-box retailers - that want to purchase renewable energy. The money will be used to research new business models for renewable energy and provide training to consumers. In 2017, Google became the first company of its size to match its entire annual electricity consumption with renewable energy (and it did the same in 2018).

by | September 22, 2019 | 17:20

The Bank indicated that interest rates could either move up or down in a no-deal scenario, with policymakers having to weigh-up raising interest rates to maintain control of inflation against slashing them to try to encourage growth. Brexit uncertainty already appears to be weighing on productivity growth in businesses, and the labor market is no longer tightening as job creation has slowed, the BoE said.

by | September 21, 2019 | 23:13

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.59% to end the week at 26,934.46 points, while the S&P 500 lost 0.49% to 2,991.99. On the other hand, GBPUSD , USDJPY , USDSEK and USDCNH 1-week risk reversals point to currency traders insuring against US Dollar downside with respect to these pairs.

by | September 21, 2019 | 19:16

For more information, visit the Airbnb website here. Amid the growing skepticism of Silicon Valley's unicorns on Wall Street, WeWork delayed its IPO after an unenthusiastic response from investors, and both Uber and Lyft are now trading below their public debut prices.

by | September 21, 2019 | 16:57

Attorneys for Tesla CEO Elon Musk say his tweets past year, in which he called a British diver a "pedo guy," weren't defamatory, according to a Monday report . For more stories go to www.BusinessInsider.co.za . "Never saw this British expat guy who lives in Thailand (sus) at any point when we were in the caves", tweeted Musk .

by | September 21, 2019 | 12:26

But he declined to say what he would campaign for, BTA quoted Reuters as saying. His comments are the strongest sign yet that Corbyn would stay out of campaigning in a second referendum on a Labour-negotiated Brexit deal and pitch himself as the neutral referee who pledges to carry out whatever the public decides.

by | September 21, 2019 | 03:54

The company halted truck production in Oshawa on Tuesday, sending more than 1,200 hourly workers home due to a lack of parts with more than 30 GM operations in the US shut because of the strike by roughly 49,000 UAW workers. Catharines plant on Monday and will "re-evaluate" production at its CAMI plant in Ontario next week, depending on the length of the strike. Wright said work continues at stamping operations in Oshawa, a parts plant in St.

by | September 21, 2019 | 02:40

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had claimed that the initiative was "aimed at achieving peace". The oil field is believed to produce more than a million barrels of crude oil a day, and has estimated reserves of over 20 billion barrels, according to Aramco.

by | September 20, 2019 | 22:12

For financiers hired to get the deal done, the real difficulty in finding buyers to pay top dollar in the world's biggest initial public offering will emerge only if there are follow-up bombardments, the people say. On Saturday, armed drones struck two facilities of Saudi Arabia's oil company Aramco. The price of oil surged by 20% earlier this week before leveling off around 14% higher than before the attacks.

by | September 20, 2019 | 20:23

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports there are now confirmed 530 cases of lung illnesses related to vaping; Jonathan Serrie reports from Atlanta. Dr. Jennifer Layden, the chief medical officer and state epidemiologist with the Illinois Department of Public Health, said satte investigators have struggled to gather information from patients who are too ill to speak or can't recall the products they had vaped before becoming ill.

by | September 20, 2019 | 18:32

It also predicted growth of just 3.0% in 2020. Wage growth and accommodative macroeconomic policies, including modest fiscal easing, are supporting household spending, but policy uncertainty, weak external demand and low confidence continue to weigh on investments and exports.

by | September 20, 2019 | 17:56

On Sunday, one U.S. official said: "There's no doubt that Iran is responsible for this". Experts say it could take weeks before the kingdom is able to restore full production at the facilities, according to The Telegraph . Tension in the oil-producing Gulf region has dramatically escalated this year after Trump imposed severe USA sanctions on Iran aimed at halting its oil exports altogether.

by | September 20, 2019 | 15:55

According to Reuters, the US said on Thursday it was building a coalition to deter Iranian threats, however, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Trump wants a peaceful solution to the crisis. Trump's close relationship with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has been challenged by opponents following the killing of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi past year in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul and the kingdom's long, bloody war in Yemen.

by | September 20, 2019 | 11:29

Mumbai: Domestic equity benchmark BSE Sensex skyrocketed over 1300 points in morning session on Friday after Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced a slew of measures to revive the ailing economy. The government has also chose to not levy enhanced surcharge introduced in the Budget on capital gain arising from sale of equity shares in a company liable for securities transaction tax.

by | September 20, 2019 | 09:59

Over-the-counter ranitidine is approved to prevent and relieve heartburn associated with acid ingestion and sour stomach. According to the FDA "Some ranitidine medicines, including some products commonly known as the brand-name drug Zantac, contain a nitrosamine impurity called N-nitrosodimethylamine ( NDMA ) at low levels".

by | September 20, 2019 | 04:32

Chinese oil and gas shares soared significantly on Monday, as prices soared in the wake of drone attacks on the world's biggest oil processing facility and an oilfield in Saudi Arabia . The attacks are said to be in retaliation of Saudi's continued war against Yemeni people. "The president didn't name Iran earlier in tweets he submitted Sunday stating the U.S.

by | September 19, 2019 | 22:30

Powell could be waiting to see if the President will deliver an interim trade deal and if fiscal and monetary stimulus from the other major central banks will help provide some stability with the global economy. The last few days alone have presented new challenges: an oil supply shock after a drone strike on a Saudi Arabian crude-processing center and a repo market facing a liquidity crunch .