Economy

by | September 25, 2018 | 07:23

Oil prices could rise towards $100 per barrel towards the end of the year or by early 2019 as sanctions against Iran bite, commodity merchants Trafigura and Mercuria said on Monday at the Asia Pacific Petroleum Conference (APPEC) in Singapore.

by | September 24, 2018 | 02:25

Varga further expanded by saying that the current trade war between the United States and other countries should have impacted the price of oil. Trump is right to point to OPEC as a cause. The EIA said the United States likely now leads the world in crude oil production, moving past Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation. If confirmed, it would mark the first time since 1973 that the U.S.

by | September 24, 2018 | 00:48

Over 30 Passengers on board complained of bleeding nose and ears while five of the passengers were diagnosed with "mild conductive deafness" which is caused due to a change in air pressure. "Flt return back to Mumbai after 45 mts". "All guests were deplaned safely and taken to the terminal". The passengers on the flight reportedly wore oxygen masks in response to the mishap which has brought up a discussion concerning air safety in India.

by | September 22, 2018 | 14:25

Brent crude futures had declined 27 cents, or 0.35 percent, to $77.78 per barrel by 0054 GMT. The upcoming deadline for US sanctions on Iranian oil and gas exports to come into effect in November could prove a challenge to global supply stability and reserves, particularly if there are any other significant outages in the system at the same time, according to the IEA .

by | September 18, 2018 | 10:45

President Donald Trump , to the alarm of USA trading partners, has kept his course of aggressive trade policy, imposing punitive tariffs on countries he accuses of cheating American workers. This addition brings tariffs to about half of all goods imported from China to the U.S. Tariffs increase the cost of goods to U.S. buyers, and lead to higher prices for the same items from domestic producers and imports from countries that have avoided tariffs.

by | September 17, 2018 | 15:15

The sale is expected to close within 30 days and the Benioffs are buying the publication as individuals, according to the Wall Street Journal . "We have deep respect for their entire organization, and are honored to now have Time as part of our family impact investment portfolio".

by | September 17, 2018 | 12:08

Police began looking into the potentially unsafe berries after a Facebook user on Saturday wrote that their friend took a bite of a strawberry and ate "half a sewing needle", according to the Palm Beach Post . "I don't know, because the problem is there's so many people handling the fruit all the time, and packing, so I can not say where it happened", he told a Channel 9 reporter.

by | September 14, 2018 | 20:41

Mulroney said Justin Trudeau phoned him last weekend to discuss the NAFTA situation and the two spoke for an hour. "I think we understand there are certain issues on which we will need to compromise", one of the sources said when asked about increased dairy access for the USA industry.

by | September 14, 2018 | 19:47

What Trump "should say [of criticism] is, 'This is right, this is good". "Well I do defend the Post ", Bezos said. And taking a look at social media, it's not Bezos alone. There will also be full scholarships for Montessori-inspired preschools in "underserved" communities, he said. "We live in an age in which the winners have done incredibly well and perhaps the majority of working Americans haven't", said Anand Giridharadas, author of " Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing ...

by | September 12, 2018 | 11:12

But Mr. Trump is wrong that G.D.P. growth has not been higher than the unemployment rate in the past century. But as of 3.15 pm in NY, shortly after Hassett conceded the error and hours after the claim was challenged in news stories, Trump's false tweet about GDP and unemployment remained online.

by | September 11, 2018 | 12:25

The hike of 48 paise a litre for petrol and 47 paise for diesel is the steepest increase since the daily price revision came into effect over 14 months ago. dollar. Fuel prices continued to inch up on Tuesday despite the opposition's Monday's Bharat Bandh against rising petrol and diesel prices. On Monday, Andhra Pradesh government announced a reduction of tax on petrol and diesel by Rs 2 a litre.

by | September 10, 2018 | 18:54

The former USA president has been back on the campaign trail as he bids to help fellow Democrats regain control of the House in November. Saturday's rally was Obama's second campaign stop in a string of several planned appearances that Democrats hope will energize voters in an effort to flip 23 seats to take control of the House of Representatives.

by | September 10, 2018 | 18:45

At least 20 other political parties, including the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) and the Samajwadi Party (SP), have extended their support to Congress against the fuel price hike . "Moreover tax structure is such that VAT on fuel rises with the rise in the price of fuel". Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu announced a cut in state taxes on fuel.

by | September 09, 2018 | 12:43

Last April it was also reported that Goldman Sachs hired an expert in crypto trading , Justin Schmidt, to explore the benefits of a Goldman Sachs crypto trading platform, which the financial institution is now postponing on the grounds of lack of cryptocurrency regulations clarity.

by | September 08, 2018 | 22:44

President Trump on Saturday took aim at Apple after the tech giant said the White House's proposed tariffs on China could result in price hikes on popular consumer devices like AirPods , the company's wireless headphones, and the Apple Watch .

by | September 08, 2018 | 19:13

Alibaba co-founder and chief Jack Ma announced on September 7, 2018 he will leave from the Chinese e-commerce giant on Monday. As per a Reuters report, while Ma's retirement marks a milestone in the company's history, analysts believe and industry insiders believe that it is highly unlikely that his involvement in the company will change significantly.

by | September 07, 2018 | 17:14

The United States and Canada have made progress in talks to revise the North American Free Trade Agreement, and officials from the two sides will work together into the night to flesh out areas for further discussion, Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Wednesday.

by | September 03, 2018 | 21:28

His Senior Special Assistant on Media and publicity, Garba Shehu, said yesterday that the loan is for the "development of NICTIB 11 project which is consistent with the current administration's commitment to incorporating the development of ICT into national strategic planning under the National Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP)".

by | September 02, 2018 | 11:48

Is this the most impressive LEGO creation you've ever seen? After the build was complete LEGO took its Chiron to the same track where Bugatti tests and sent the auto off. The auto can even drive at speeds up to 20 km/h. However, it seems Lego has severely escalated the situation; now it's made a life-size Chiron out of building blocks, and you can actually drive it.

by | September 02, 2018 | 09:33

The court said the National Energy Board's review of the proposal was so flawed that the federal government could not rely on it as a basis for its decision to approve the expansion . The court combined into one case almost two dozen lawsuits filed by First Nations, environmental groups and the cities of Vancouver and Burnaby calling for the energy board's review to be overturned.