Economy

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.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:47

The prestigious Cannes festival has come under criticism for failing to showcase more films by women directors. Salma Hayek wants to close the pay gap in Hollywood, but she acknowledges that it's going to take a lot of work to make that happen.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:49

There was more political activity as hosts Russia granted a World Cup visa to German journalist Hajo Seppelt, who had been banned from the finals after he broke the story on the Russian state-sponsored doping scandal. Borussia Dortmund winger Marco Reus missed the 2014 tournament in Brazil after sustaining an ankle injury in the team's warm-up win over Armenia. "We saw that it was not his season, not the normal form with his quality", Loew told reporters.

by | May 12, 2018 | 22:59

In a memo to employees, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said the company made a "big mistake " in hiring Cohen as a political consultant. It was through Essentials Consulting that AT&T retained Cohen. When AT&T swung its deal with Cohen, the merger was very much an issue in Washington . "To be clear, everything we did was done according to the law and entirely legitimate", Stephenson wrote.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:17

Canadian singer Grimes chose to sport a gothic look in a black-and-silver corseted gown for their first appearance as a couple. Vanity Fair magazine described Musk as wearing "a white jacket and priest-ly collar". "They were both poking fun at AI". Yet, even with all of that going on, Musk managed to find time to call his broker and do what many CEOs do when they want to make a public show of faith in their companies: He bought a bunch of Tesla stock.

by | May 08, 2018 | 00:59

Iran has for months been preparing for the possibility that Trump will pull out of the nuclear agreement, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said, adding that the United States would quickly come to regret such a decision. Venezuela's oil output has halved since the early 2000s to just 1.5 million barrels per day (bpd), as the South American country has failed to invest enough to maintain its petroleum industry.

by | May 06, 2018 | 16:39

Experts have stated that it is not surprising that Facebook is releasing a dating app. First, the app seems to take a lot of functions from many other already existing dating services . " Security isn't a problem than you ever fully solve ", Zuckerberg said. " This is an arms race; we are going to be working to stay ahead of our adversaries forever ".

by | May 05, 2018 | 13:23

It was the seventh consecutive month with robust growth in hiring in the sector, averaging 26,571 per month over that time frame. That pushed down the participation rate, or share of working-age people in the labor force, to 62.8% from 62.9% in the prior month.

by | May 03, 2018 | 20:41

The company announced on Friday that its president, Aditya Ghosh , would step down after 10 years with the company and it would consider naming Gregory Taylor, an airline sector veteran, as his successor in the coming months. "We continue to seek route rights and other necessary regulatory approvals as may be required to operate long haul flights", Bhatia said. "Results include certain credits received from manufacturers to offset some of the impact of aircraft groundings and delivery ...