Economy

by | June 18, 2018 | 16:47

The so-called dieselgate emissions scandal first came to light in September 2015. The Munich prosecutors said Stadler's arrest was not made at the behest of US authorities. The same goes for Munich prosecutors and Stadler. Volkswagen declined 2.2% to €157.88 and traded 2% lower at 11.50am in local trading, extending losses this year to 5.2%.

by | June 11, 2018 | 17:43

Under the deal, ZTE will change its board and management within 30 days, pay the $1 billion fine and put an additional $400 million in escrow. The fine announced today comes on top of $892 million ZTE has already paid for breaking US sanctions by selling equipment to North Korea and Iran.

by | June 11, 2018 | 17:35

So now you know. Today, Porsche revealed that name is Taycan , pronounced "tie-con". The Taycan's four-seat interior suggests it will be more closely aligned, in terms of character, with the Panamera than pure sports cars such as the 911.

by | June 07, 2018 | 16:43

A second season of Roseanne Barr's revived sitcom was canned in the wake of a tweet she made about former President Obama's senior advisor Valerie Jarrett . They do it because we have a white trash racist president. It's also worth noting that Barr has a history of retweeting conspiracy theories . While Barr has apologised for her tweet about Jarrett, she has also repeatedly defended it - calling her words "insensitive, not racist".

by | June 05, 2018 | 02:31

When the Times asked him directly if he's considering a run for president, he didn't say no. Schultz's move comes after he ceded the day-to-day duties of CEO at Starbucks previous year to focus on innovation and social-impact projects as executive chairman.

by | June 03, 2018 | 03:37

The Stay to Stay Weekends program aims to convince Vermont's 13 million annual tourists to settle in Vermont for good by offering networking events with employers, entrepreneurs, and realtors, across four weekends this year, reports Quartz .

by | June 03, 2018 | 02:52

Giuseppe Conte had been proposed for the role of Prime Minister, leading a coalition of the populist Five Star Movement (M5S) and regionalist party League. Thousands of people gathered in the streets of Rome on Saturday evening to celebrate the installation of Italy's newly-installed populist government.

by | June 02, 2018 | 02:14

Atlanta's own boutique doughnut shop located in Brookhaven, Bon Glaze , will also be offering a free sugary confection with any purchase. The Salvation Army started National Donut Day as a way to raise funds and bring awareness to their social service programs.

by | May 31, 2018 | 22:25

But the US Commerce Secretary Wilber Ross announced today that the tariffs will apply to the European Union - as well as Canada and Mexico - from midnight. Trump invoked a 1962 trade law to erect protections for United States steel and aluminium producers on national security grounds, amid a worldwide glut of both metals that is largely blamed on excess production in China.

by | May 31, 2018 | 22:05

This is primarily due to crude oil's surge to a 3½-year high on supply worries related to Venezuela and Iran . The major trigger for the drop was instigated by none other than Saudi Arabia , the world's largest oil exporter and kingpin of the OPEC oil cartel.

by | May 29, 2018 | 21:08

The FBI is warning that Russian hackers have infected routers, the device that brings internet to our homes and offices. Among the affected networking equipment it found during its research were devices from manufacturers including Linksys, MikroTik, Netgear and TP-Link.

by | May 29, 2018 | 18:46

The Indraprastha Gas Limited (IGL) announced an increase in the prices of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) as well, as the CNG price in the national capital was hiked by ₹ 1.36 per kg as input raw material got costlier because of rupee depreciation and rise in natural gas price.

by | May 29, 2018 | 18:38

The plan covers only Starbucks-operated stores; almost all of the 7,000 Starbucks-licensed coffee shops - in places like supermarkets, hotels, and airports - are likely to remain open, the company says. But not all Starbucks locations will close. As for her role in the training, Ifill said her goal was to ensure "that what they do undertake is rigorous and is likely to produce real results".

by | May 28, 2018 | 16:31

Rome: Italy sank deeper into political turmoil as populist leaders pulled the plug on their attempt to form a government after the president rejected the choice of a euro-skeptic, Germany-bashing candidate as finance minister. "If there's not the OK of Berlin, Paris or Brussels, a government can not be formed in Italy". He said that "we expect Italy to do justice to this proud tradition in the future".

by | May 18, 2018 | 17:27

The acquisition will take PayPal into a number of markets where it isn't now active, with iZettle expanding into Latin America following a tie-up with Spanish banking giant Santander, who also invested €5 million in iZettle back in 2013 when that deal was inked.

by | May 17, 2018 | 09:16

President Trump should have dislosed Michael Cohen's payment to Stormy Daniels in his financial disclosure report a year ago. Walter Shaub, the former director of the OGE, and Adav Noti, senior director for the Campaign Legal Center watchdog group, wrote in an opinion article for USA Today earlier this week that Trump was legally obliged to include the payment in the latest disclosure and should have done so in the previous filing that he submitted a year ago.

by | May 17, 2018 | 09:12

They're hoping that Budenholzer will be able to take them to the next level. "I think a coaching hire just adds to the momentum that we have as an organization, particularly if it's the right person and it helps us win the way that we expect to win".

by | May 17, 2018 | 09:03

Liberum Capital maintained Ei Group plc (LON:EIG) on Thursday, February 8 with "Hold" rating. The stock of GlaxoSmithKline plc (LON:GSK) has "Overweight" rating given on Monday, April 23 by Barclays Capital. ZPG underperformed by 11.55% the S&P 500. Investors sentiment increased to 3.33 in Q4 2017. Carroll Associates owns 333 shares. Quantbot Technologies Limited Partnership stated it has 0.01% of its capital in Tarsus Group plc (LON:TRS).

by | May 16, 2018 | 16:23

Amazon is going to give 10% off on all sale items at Whole Foods supermarkets along with discounts on selected popular items. Inc and Whole Foods Market are up to a surgical strike in the already savage grocery price war. "Whole Foods, with 463 USA stores and roughly 1% share of the fragmented US grocery market, has gained momentum since the Amazon merger last summer, Whole Foods co-founder and chief executive John Mackey told Reuters ".

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:48

In February, real-estate tracker Curbed took note of a building permit for construction of a 625-square-foot Amazon store in Chicago's Loop district. It featured what's known as "Just Walk Out" technology, which allows customers to take items off of the shelves and be charged for the items they leave the store with while bypassing any checkout procedures.