Raab sees no alternative to Irish border plan - Spiegel

The IMF said there was a "daunting" range of issues still to be dealt with before Brexit . Despite strong opposition in her Conservative party and criticism in Brussels, May has stuck by the so-called Chequers proposal to keep close trade ties wit... More..

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Stocks tumble as markets brace for Trump's next round of tariffs
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Stocks tumble as markets brace for Trump's next round of tariffs

President Donald Trump , to the alarm of United States trading partners, has kept his course of aggressive trade policy, imposing punitive tariffs on countries he accuses of cheating American workers. The Ch...More..

by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Salesforce co-founder and wife buy Time magazine

Months after Meredith Corporation bought Time Inc. with help from the Koch brothers in November 2017, the flagship title Time found its future in doubt once again when it was put up for sale. Benioff, who...More..

Australians warned to cut strawberries after sewing needles found in fruit
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Australians warned to cut strawberries after sewing needles found in fruit

The individual ultimately received medical care, the Facebook post said. Dr Young said she was particularly anxious about those who may have frozen the strawberries for use later and may not still have the ...More..

NAFTA:
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

NAFTA: "store supply management, " said Teamsters Canada

Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said late on Wednesday that talks were at "a very intense moment" but said there was "a lot of good will" between Canadian and US negotiators. Over the weekend, neg...More..

Jeff Bezos, Amazon founder, launches $2 billion charitable fund to fight poverty
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Jeff Bezos, Amazon founder, launches $2 billion charitable fund to fight poverty

We'll use the same set of principles that have driven Amazon. His comments came as USA regulators opened hearings on whether to revamp anti-trust enforcement to consider the dominance of digital giants such a...More..

Increasing Continuously Fuel prices reach new high
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Increasing Continuously Fuel prices reach new high

In Parbhani , a city located in eastern Maharashtra. Since May 2014 , the excise duty on petrol has seen a skyrocketing increase of 211%, while the duty on diesel has seen an increase of 443%. With the title...More..

Alibaba founder Jack Ma to retire
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Alibaba founder Jack Ma to retire

Ma will continue as executive chairman of the company over the next 12 months to ensure a smooth transition. The group has the ability to nominate the majority of directors on the company's board. In fact, si...More..

Elon Musk Smokes Weed, Drops Science, Triggers Drop in Tesla Stock Price
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Elon Musk Smokes Weed, Drops Science, Triggers Drop in Tesla Stock Price

In a Friday morning SEC filing , Tesla revealed that Chief Accounting Officer Dave Morton is resigning less than a month after taking the job, citing the company's fast pace and "the level of public attent...More..

British Airways apologises after 380,000 customers hit in cyber attack
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

British Airways apologises after 380,000 customers hit in cyber attack

British Airways contacted affected customers as soon as it found out data from its website and mobile app had been breached, its boss said on Friday. The hack was not discovered until September 5 and has now b...More..

Trump says ready to up China tariff list to US$517 billion
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Trump says ready to up China tariff list to US$517 billion

China announced measures to support some of the exporters targeted by US President Donald Trump's barrage of higher tariffs. Japan will have a "big problem" if it doesn't conclude a new trade deal with th...More..

Chinese billionaire Jack Ma reportedly retiring from Alibaba on Monday
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Chinese billionaire Jack Ma reportedly retiring from Alibaba on Monday

A former teacher, Ma told Bloomberg TV earlier this week he might go back to teaching someday. "I don't think it means that much, frankly". The Jack Ma Foundation, which was founded in 2014, is chiefly ...More..

Rick Scott avoids questions on Trump's Mexico trade pact
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Rick Scott avoids questions on Trump's Mexico trade pact

The president said Canada's tariffs on USA dairy imports have been excessive over the years and Canada has created "walls" against US businesses. Nor had it made much of a ripple in public discussions on NAF...More..

Longtime Dem loses to left-wing challenger in primary upset
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Longtime Dem loses to left-wing challenger in primary upset

John Tierney in the state's 6th Congressional District. In nearby Connecticut, Jahana Hayes is on track to become that state's first black woman to win a congressional seat if she prevails in November. Becaus...More..

Petrol price to rise by 5 cents
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Petrol price to rise by 5 cents

In Delhi , the petrol price is at Rs 79.15/litre (increase by Rs 0.31/litre) and diesel at Rs 71.15/litre (increase by Rs 0.39/litre). The appreciation of dollar against rupee has also pushed up rates for ...More..

China-Africa business forum attracts over 1000 African representatives
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

China-Africa business forum attracts over 1000 African representatives

These African leaders will be treated like kings, fed plenty Chinese curry, alcohol and given all sorts of toys and tokens while the Chinese looks at their begging bowls and how to further suffocate them with d...More..

NAFTA talks turn tense on day of deadline
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

NAFTA talks turn tense on day of deadline

He said in a tweet issued on Saturday that it would be left of the new NAFTA if "fair deals for the US" isn't reached. "As we've said all week, we're working toward a modernized NAFTA, a modernized NAFTA ...More..

Court quashes Canada’s approval of pipeline
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Court quashes Canada’s approval of pipeline

It was that relationship between the state and First Nations that ultimately led to the decision. The scheme had been a crucial test for Trudeau and his government, who swept into office in 2015 on promises o...More..

California approves net neutrality bill considered the strongest in the country
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

California approves net neutrality bill considered the strongest in the country

Brown has not said whether he will sign the legislation. Almost three dozen states have introduced bills to replace the defunct regulations, and three states have already approved them. "New York has already c...More..

How Successful was Demonetisation? Four Takeaways From the RBI’s Annual Report
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

How Successful was Demonetisation? Four Takeaways From the RBI’s Annual Report

Counterfeit notes of Rs 100 denomination continue to dominate the fake Indian currency note (FICN) segment with 45.75 per cent of the fake notes recovered in 2017-18 being of Rs 100 denomination, according to ...More..