Finance

by | December 23, 2019 | 00:58

The private sector grew by 2.1 percent, up an estimated 59,100 jobs, while public sector employment rose 1.3 percent with a net gain of 7,500 jobs. The commonwealth's unemployment rate increased by one-tenth of a percentage point from November 2018 while the national rate was down two-tenths of a percentage point over the year.

by | December 22, 2019 | 17:43

At issue is a software error found in the vehicles' electronic brake control module. The recalls consists of 814,000 vehicles in the United States. Faulty brake software can disable electronic stability and traction control systems temporarily, without warning to the driver, for a single ignition cycle.

by | December 22, 2019 | 17:39

Consumers are asked to ask their store where the hard-boiled eggs were produced and to not make a purchase if they can not find out. The Listeria outbreak has sickened a total of seven people in the states of Florida , Maine, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Texas .

by | December 22, 2019 | 16:15

Chao also said the White House Council of Economic Advisers had conducted a study of the economic impact of the grounding, which forced Boeing - a critical American manufacturing company - to halt deliveries in March, and assessed that it would cause around a 0.4% reduction in U.S.

by | December 22, 2019 | 16:09

The authority, in its first ever sanctioning of the American giant, also ordered Google to "clarify the operating rules of its Google Ads advertising platform and the procedures for suspending the accounts" of certain advertisers. "In addition, the application of these rules does not seem to follow coherent principles - thus, some sites have been suspended by Google while others, with similar content, have been maintained".

by | December 22, 2019 | 11:40

The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 78.13 points, or 0.3 percent, to 28,455.09. "The S&P 500 is paying more in dividends than the Federal Reserve is paying on cash". More stocks rose than fell on the New York Stock Exchange. FedEx Corp. was the worst performer in the S&P 500, sinking 11 percent in its biggest weekly drop since September.

by | December 22, 2019 | 09:36

The policy is actually not new for the photo-sharing service, but Instagram now says it will begin enforcing the policy on branded content in the "coming weeks". Instagram also said it would put "special restrictions" on branded content promoting alcohol or diet supplements starting next year. Having new rules doesn't necessarily mean they'll be enforced.

by | December 22, 2019 | 09:01

Shoppers can get more details here. Lloyds Pharmacy at Trinity Walk is closed on Christmas Day but open 9am to 5pm on Boxing Day and New Year's Day. until 11 p.m. All of the city's recreation and community centres will be closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day . All libraries will close at 6 p.m.

by | December 22, 2019 | 08:52

The existence of the software was not disclosed to the government when Volkswagen imported 57,000 vehicles between 2011 and 2015 to Australia, the court said . Had the Volkswagen vehicles been tested while operating in the actual driving mode, they would have exceeded Australia's allowed nitrogen oxide emissions limits.

by | December 22, 2019 | 08:42

The interim report has found that Google accounted for more than 90 percent of all revenues earned from search advertising in the United Kingdom in 2018, with revenues of around GBP 6 billion. Andrea Coscelli, chief executive of the CMA, said that the way such internet platforms operate can often be a "mystery". Industry body TechUK said: "Personalised advertising must put consumers in the driving seat and our members are continually working to improve their services, not only to offer ...

by | December 22, 2019 | 08:43

But the impasse between Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democratic leader Chuck Schumer over whether there will be new witnesses and testimony - along with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's refusal so far to send the articles of impeachment to the Senate - have left the situation unresolved.

by | December 22, 2019 | 08:37

Takeaway TKWY.AS and Prosus PRX.AS both raised their bids for the British company on Thursday, with Amsterdam-listed Takeaway's all-share offer trumping the 800 pence a share offered by Prosus at its current stock price. "We have always stated that we would remain disciplined with respect to price on acquiring Just Eat ", Prosus Chief Executive Officer Bob van Dijk said.

by | December 22, 2019 | 08:27

Customers who bought anything from any of the Wawa convenience stores since March this year are advised to monitor their payment card statements carefully. However, PINs and CVV numbers were not exposed. Wawa also informed law enforcement to support their ongoing criminal investigation and notified payment card companies about the incident.

by | December 22, 2019 | 08:17

The motor will deliver 286 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of instant torque, and the battery pack will power the iX3 for up to 273 miles on the hugely optimistic WLTP testing cycle. BMW has not stated the weight of the ready-to-install battery of the iX3 in their press release. As part of the new-generation kit, all core powertrain components developed by the BMW Group , the motors and the battery packs made in BMW manufacturing facilities.

by | December 21, 2019 | 08:54

The Senate trial is, at least for now, expected to begin in January. " Nancy Pelosi is looking for a Quid Pro Quo with the Senate". And as he packed his bags for a golf holiday through the New Year at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, Congress handed him ammunition.

by | December 21, 2019 | 04:58

BMW had Reach Now and Drive Now, car-sharing services in the USA and Europe, respectively. Their cars can be rented out by the day or by the hour and conveniently parked in reserved spaces in parking lots and in some residential areas. "The first being the volatile state of the global mobility landscape, and the second being the rising infrastructure complexities facing North American transportation today, such as a rapidly evolving competitive mobility landscape, the lack of necessary ...

by | December 21, 2019 | 04:49

Another $700 million will be invested in the truck plant in Dearborn, where 300 new jobs will be added. The truck plant in Dearborn will build the new trucks as well as assemble battery cells into full packs for the hybrid and electric F-150s.

by | December 21, 2019 | 01:56

It could help Facebook enter the increasingly-competitive space currently occupied by Google Stadia , Nvidia GeForce Now and the upcoming Microsoft Project xCloud . WADE seized operations on December 3, presumably as the terms of the deal with Facebook Gaming were ironed out. Not long ago, the organization added its Gaming hub to Facebook's principle navigation menu after initially propelling it as a standalone application.

by | December 21, 2019 | 01:40

Despite the fits and starts over the trial, Pelosi and other House Democrats are playing down the prospect of an extended standoff with the Senate over the articles of impeachment passed by the House, however, signaling that it's only a matter of time before the House does in fact transmit them to the Senate.

by | December 21, 2019 | 00:52

The Frankfurt court ruling also comes hard on the heels of a decision by London's transport regulator not to renew Uber's license to operate in the United Kingdom capital. Uber advertised rides to customers in a way that led them to view it as the provider of the transport service, the court reportedly said, adding that the firm also selects specific drivers and determines prices.

by | December 20, 2019 | 22:30

Musk showed off the Blade Runner-esque looking vehicle at an event in late November and it immediately became the talk of the automotive world, and on social media. That mistake is their attitudes of "That'll never go anywhere". "It would be about a three-second conversation: 'That'll never go anywhere, ' and okay, fine, let's go".

by | December 20, 2019 | 22:25

Carnival Cruise Line tweeted about the collision and said it's assessing the damage to both ships. Two Carnival Cruise ships collided in Mexico, leaving only one question: How do two massive cruise ships crash into each other? Images show significant damage to the Carnival Glory .

by | December 20, 2019 | 21:29

The focus for now is, understandably, on maintaining some stability for Bowler customers and staff during the transition; that's more crucial than ever in this instance, given reports that the acquisition saved the firm from administration.

by | December 20, 2019 | 18:26

Speaking to reporters in Florida Wednesday, Azar stated Canadians' affordable drug costs had been the result of innovations. Several states have shown interest in importing drugs from Canada . Consumer advocacy groups like the AARP , a nonprofit that lobbies on issues impacting the elderly, have been clamoring for consumer fiscal relief, noting that "skyrocketing" medication costs often deter patients from refilling prescriptions, risking negative health effects.

by | December 20, 2019 | 16:54

He added: "We congratulate Andrew Bailey on his appointment". The Chancellor said: "When we launched this process, we said we were looking for a leader of worldwide standing with expertise across monetary, economic and regulatory matters".