Business

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:14

E-retail giant Amazon has declined to feature any future products from Google's line of smart home products, Nest and as a result, Nest won't be restocking those items now listed on the site once they sell out. Along with Amazon, several other third-party sellers might deny selling Nest products. With the Beast from the East continuing to rage on, I really wish I had some sort of smart device to effectively regulate the temperature in my friggin' freezing flat.

by | March 05, 2018 | 01:35

Trump announced new trade restrictions Thursday, including a 25 per cent tariff on steel imports and 10 per cent duty on aluminum, but didn't say whether Canada would be exempt. Mitchell said China could end up slapping their own taxes on major Iowa exports like soybeans, corn and pork - and they could come quickly. His company makes mini metal components for industries like health care and aerospace, and he gets material from domestic and global sources.

by | March 04, 2018 | 05:06

ScotRail was forced to axe all but four services while Glasgow and Edinburgh airports will close this evening. Glasgow Airport advised passengers over Twitter: "Our teams have worked tirelessly to overcome what has been the worst snowfall in our history".

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:40

Powell replaced Janet Yellen as Fed chairman about three weeks ago and was immediately tested by turmoil in the stock market. Powell also said he doesn't see a tightening labour market causing wages to hit "a point of acceleration". Shares of auto makers and other big consumers of steel and aluminum added to their session losses after Trump said the USA would impose tariffs of 25 percent on steel imports and 10 percent on imported aluminum next week, while shares of US steel and ...

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:41

South Korea invested 14.1 trillion won ($13.1 billion) in the Pyeongchang Games, about 80 percent of which was used to build Olympic venues and other infrastructure in the sleepy province of Gangwon, organising-committee data shows. What did you think of Exo and CL's performance at the Closing Ceremony? His carefree attitude and determination to win has inspired many people, but Gerard had never thought that he would be at the Olympic Games , let alone a gold medal victor.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:39

His currencies lost half their value in 10 years, while Bitcoin appreciated 10,000,000%. Speaking on the topic "To isolate, regulate or integrate", Carney said that banning and sealing off crypto-assets as done by China could lead to the hampering of future financial innovations.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:37

Mr Netanyahu was questioned at his official residence just hours before he was due to fly to the United States. Footage on Channel 2 News showed police arriving at the Prime Minister's house, and, separately, showed his wife, Sara Netanyahu, arriving for questioning at the police anti-corruption unit in the Israeli town of Lod.

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:09

Homeless shelters have prepared emergency transport to the welfare centre in Luton should their own facilities reach capacity. Edinburgh Airport: Many flights have been cancelled due to the weather. Road closures, stranded vehicles and cancellations were widespread due to snow and ice. Dubliners Paddy and Pamela O'Connor, and their friends Joseph and Geraldine Byrne, were due to catch a flight to Alicante in Spain, and made it as far as the gate before it was cancelled.

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:02

The Bill primarily empowers the government and investigating agencies to confiscate property and assets of economic offenders and defaulters who flee India. Finance minister Aurn Jaitley told reporters that the proposed law will cover anyone avoiding the law, "whether new or old", indicating that absconders such as Mallya, who is holed up in the United Kingdom, may also face action.

by | February 26, 2018 | 10:21

Apart from Singh, Simbhaoli Sugar's Chairman and Managing Director Gurmit Singh Mann and 8 others including CFO, executive and non-executive directors of the company and unknown officials of the bank have been named in the FIR. The company submitted to the bank names and details of the farmers involved in the scheme after which the bank's Hapur branch disbursed loans to 5,762 farmers between January and March 2012 worth the total loan amount.

by | February 25, 2018 | 00:47

Whether you're a fan of Thin Mints, Samoas or another flavor, Girl Scout Cookies are always delicious. Now, they're coming to your coffee, courtesy of Dunkin' Donuts . "We've been dreaming about these Girl Scout-inspired flavors for years", said Patty Healy, senior director of integrated marketing for Dunkin' Donuts .

by | February 25, 2018 | 00:31

A man who lives across from the hospital said he heard what sounded like an explosion and saw a man on fire come running out, screaming for help. According to authorities, Ellam intentionally lit himself on fire at the scene of the accident.

by | February 24, 2018 | 11:55

Pre-tax profits when exceptional items were excluded rose 10% to £3.54bn during 2017 despite earnings at its investment bank plunging to £2.1bn, with Barclays blaming the 22% dive on "weak market conditions". operations. Mr Staley said the group was already starting to "see some of the benefits of our work" in 2017. Its shares ended the day 4.4% higher as the bank said it was aiming to more than double its dividend for 2018 to 6.5p per share.

by | February 24, 2018 | 11:49

FluMist never lost its approval from the Food and Drug Administration, but vaccine providers usually don't even make a product available unless it has an ACIP endorsement. Outbreaks are defined as clusters of flu cases. The latest recommendation follows results from a US study in young children that showed vaccines containing a 2017-2018 strain of H1N1 flu virus performed better than the 2015-2016 strain that had shown decreased effectiveness, AstraZeneca said.

by | February 23, 2018 | 10:06

Its repeal would allow telcos and ISPs to create traffic fast and slow lanes and to prioritize or discriminate against content types or publishers. "An open internet, and the free exchange of ideas it allows, is critical to our democratic process".

by | February 22, 2018 | 01:21

The telecommunications giant will offer mobile 5G in parts of Dallas; Waco, Texas; and Atlanta . Customers in these cities will experience 5G, a faster and more reliable next-generation wireless network by end of 2018, AT&T announced .

by | February 21, 2018 | 10:01

The cryptocurrency's recovery continued post South Korea's financial regulator slackened its stance on cryptocurrencies . "We expect rated banks to be largely insulated, given that their direct or indirect exposure to cryptocurrencies appears to remain limited", said Mohamed Damak, financial institutions sector lead at S&P Global Ratings.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:58

The retailer already has the same offer for cash back rewards to cardholders who purchase items on their website. Amazon also likely saves some money on credit card fees when Whole Foods customers pay with one of its branded cards than with another credit card.

by | February 18, 2018 | 07:12

Gen. Jeffery Harrigan. The Conflict Intelligence Team, a Russian opposition group that has monitored developments in Syria , provided three other names: Alexi Ladigin of Ryazan and Stanislav Matviev and Igor Kostorov of Kaliningrad. In the shoot out at Deir ez-Zor, the Russians probably lost between 20 and 30 Wagner men; the others killed were probably Iranian Afghans, and the number dead is between 100 to 200.

by | February 18, 2018 | 07:08

The full-year loss increased from USD2.8 billion in 2016, a year with results distorted by a gain from the sale of Uber's unprofitable business in China. "It looked messy and it was messy", Khosrowshahi said on stage at a Goldman Sachs technology conference in San Francisco on Wednesday. 'If you draw that out further, a year from now, this could be a significant IPO waiting to happen, ' he said.