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by | October 15, 2019 | 18:38

But nothing is down on paper and the details for how to ease the trade war are scarce. In exchange, the USA will delay the tariff increase due Tuesday as the deal is finalized. Trade hostilities are weighing on the United States and world economies. Tariffs have pushed up costs for U.S. manufacturers and created uncertainty about when and how the trade wars will end.

by | October 14, 2019 | 22:26

Cambridge, Brookline, and Somerville have all changed Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day . Florida, Alaska, South Dakota, Nevada, Minnesota and Vermont had all previously established holidays to acknowledge indigenous peoples in their jurisdictions on what formerly was Columbus Day.

by | October 14, 2019 | 15:58

The Taycan 4S will be offered with two power levels. The pulse-controlled inverter used on the front axle in the Taycan 4S operates with up to 300 amps, and the inverter on the rear axle with up to 600 amps, further connecting it to the Taycan Turbo .

by | October 14, 2019 | 10:33

Most of the invested money has already been used, however, Dyson stated that it would use this site for other projects. The proposed 2020 date for Dyson's electric vehicle project seems to have been delayed for good, as the Dyson Automotive team ends the project this week.

by | October 13, 2019 | 23:04

Full-time employment jumped by 70,000 while part-time work slid by 16,300 roles across the country. Futures are pricing in a six per cent probability of a rate cut at the central bank's meeting October 30, compared with about 22 per cent at the start of the week.

by | October 13, 2019 | 18:51

The SEC alleges that once the tokens are distributed to the initial purchasers they will be resold to the investing public on the open market. " Telegram seeks to obtain the benefits of a public offering without complying with the long-established disclosure responsibilities created to protect the investing public".

by | October 13, 2019 | 17:53

Where does THAT leave Donald Trump's vow to withdraw troops - blamed by many for clearing the way for the Turkish offensive? Trump's decision drew swift bipartisan criticism that he was endangering regional stability and risking the lives of Syrian Kurdish allies who brought down the Islamic State group in Syria .

by | October 13, 2019 | 16:08

Financial director Clotilde Delbos has been installed as interim CEO, with Olivier Murguet and José-Vicente de los Mozos taking positions as deputy managing directors to assist Delbos in the role. The firm has already begun the process of appointing a permanent replacement. Thierry Bollore was appointed as Renault CEO in late January, after serving as the interim head of the company since Carlos Ghosn's arrest in November 2018.

by | October 13, 2019 | 13:32

The Turkish military operation has been widely condemned, especially by those who see President Donald Trump's decision to pull USA troops from the region, as a betrayal of allies. "Inspections are being conducted in residential areas", the official told Reuters. The French foreign and defense ministries said in a joint statement that European Union foreign ministers would coordinate their position on Monday at a meeting in Luxembourg.

by | October 13, 2019 | 11:39

Now the Kurds say they may have to pull guards from these facilities to fight off Turkish troops crossing the border. The fighting was ongoing as the Kurdish fighters sought to reverse the Turkish advance into the city, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a British-based war monitor.

by | October 13, 2019 | 04:27

He said the escape was documented on video and was also confirmed by the Kurdish authorities in the region. The comments come after two deadly vehicle bombs in both cities a day earlier, claimed by IS. Turkish air strikes on Kurdish-held towns and intense artillery exchanges caused mounting casualties on both sides of the border, with 28 dead on the Syrian side, according to the Observatory, and 17 dead in Turkey, according to Turkish reports.

by | October 12, 2019 | 22:47

No other technical or launch details have been revealed at this time, but we expect Toyota will offer more at the Tokyo motor show later this month. The Mirai concept hints at a sleeker, more aerodynamic design, and it boasts a more rigid chassis and rear-wheel drive to boot. More FCEVs are planned to enter the market over the next few years, as the cost, size and weight of fuel cell systems continue to decrease and the fueling infrastructure grows.

by | October 12, 2019 | 13:56

John Hays said: "Our staff were devastated to hear about Thomas Cook and we all immediately felt we wanted to help". However, Hays has said that they would have to "consider the future of under-performing shops" in towns where branches would overlap.

by | October 12, 2019 | 13:39

Saudi Aramco is moving forward with its plans for an IPO after drone attacks crippled its oil production, and new details suggest some shares will be offered before 2020 . An IPO prospectus in Arabic could be released to investors on October 25 and an English one for the wider market on October 27, sources have told Reuters .

by | October 12, 2019 | 08:44

In statements Thursday, Trump said that options for dealing with the situation included sending in "thousands" of American forces, a proposal he rejected; imposing severe economic sanctions on Turkey; or providing USA mediation between Turkey and the Kurds .

by | October 11, 2019 | 21:47

GM said that the day before the strike began that it had offered to make $7 billion in new U.S. investments in eight facilities in four states, but did not specify timing, location or products with the exception of a planned electric truck.

by | October 10, 2019 | 18:46

However, HKEX added that it has been "unable to engage with the management of LSEG in realising this vision", and dropped its offer. HKEX, whose biggest shareholder is the Hong Kong government, said in a statement it still believed joining forces with the LSE was "strategically compelling and would create a world-leading market infrastructure group".

by | October 10, 2019 | 18:41

As both sides position for another delay followed by a British election, or an acrimonious divorce on October 31, Johnson will meet Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar at an undisclosed location in the north west of England on Thursday. One Nation group chairman Damian Green told Sky News: "The PM agreed with us that he doesn't see no-deal in that manifesto". Johnson claims his proposals present a brand new option to keep away from a tough border between British province Northern Eire and ...

by | October 10, 2019 | 17:57

The hearing will be the second held by Waters in a matter of months that features a Facebook senior manager. A hearing in Congress will touch on Facebook's planned cryptocurrency. regulators are comfortable with the proposal. The French and German finance ministers have said they would block the project. He, however, failed to provide details on serious concerns when grilled by lawmakers.

by | October 10, 2019 | 07:56

Conflicting signals on the prospects for a deal between the USA and China sent S&P 500 futures on one of their wildest rides in recent memory, triggering four 1%-plus swings in contracts that track $24 trillion of US equities in a span of three hours.

by | October 10, 2019 | 05:31

The United States fell to second place behind Singapore in the report, with the slippage linked in part to President Donald Trump's trade wars. Hong Kong SAR (3rd), Netherlands (4th) and Switzerland (5th) round up the top five. Other aspects however, continue to perform poorly: security (135th) remains one of the main restraints to South Africa's competitiveness, while transparency (62nd) and government adaptability to change (100th) are also below par, the report said .

by | October 10, 2019 | 04:33

The last flight to repatriate Thomas Cook customers landed at Manchester Airport on Monday. The business is thought to have a licence for six months to occupy Thomas Cook stores, giving Hays time to strike new deals with landlords. The 178-year-old Thomas Cook folded on September 23 after failing to secure a last-minute rescue deal. Thomas Cook had around 600 stores on United Kingdom high streets.

by | October 09, 2019 | 12:28

Downing Street said a Brexit deal was "essentially impossible" and Irish leader Leo Varadkar said a deal before 31 October would be "very hard". Ireland braced for the worst with a no-deal Brexit budget while Britain announced its no-deal tariff plan and updated its preparations for a no-deal exit - a nightmare scenario for many big businesses.

by | October 09, 2019 | 09:40

It is only the fourth time that the maximum prize has been won since EuroMillions - available in nine European countries including France - fixed its winnings cap in 2012, the French branch FDJ said Tuesday evening. The jackpot has rolled over four times and under the rules, the jackpot must be won tonight. Friday's National Lottery EuroMillions winning numbers were 06, 09, 35, 41 and 44, and the winning EuroMillions Lucky Star numbers were 06 and 09.

by | October 09, 2019 | 00:04

Dick's stopped buying the weapons from the manufacturer and turned all the AR-15s on its shelves into scrap metal. Stack is a hunter and gun owner who believes strongly in the Second Amendment, according to CNN , but the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida on February 14, 2018, changed that.