Michelle Guthrie Fired From Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Guthrie was appointed to a five-year term as managing director in December 2015, the first woman to hold the role in the broadcaster's history. She said there is no justification for the Board to trigger the termination cause and she is considering h... More..

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U.S., China hike tariffs as trade war intensifies
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

U.S., China hike tariffs as trade war intensifies

But Beijing also said it was willing to restart trade negotiations with the United States if the talks are "based on mutual respect and equality", Xinhua said, citing a white paper on the dispute published by...More..

US crude stockpiles fall for a fifth week to 2015 lows
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

US crude stockpiles fall for a fifth week to 2015 lows

Trump weighed into the debate on Thursday via Twitter , saying "The Opec monopoly must get prices down now!" Crude oil prices moved in opposite directions Thursday morning as Brent was trending down and WTI ...More..

Porsche confirms it will no longer offer diesel engines
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Porsche confirms it will no longer offer diesel engines

Porsche's chief executive Oliver Blume insists the company is "not demonising diesel ", but it's clear public demands are changing. He was quoted as saying the company wants to concentrate on "what we can d...More..

by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Saudi Arabia rejects Trump request to hike oil output

Looking ahead, crude oil prices await the release of US Energy Information Administration and Department of Energy inventory figures later this week. "The market does not have the supply response for a potent...More..

India airliner turns back due to bleeding passengers
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

India airliner turns back due to bleeding passengers

The carrier said it has taken the cockpit crew off duty pending an investigation into the incident. In January, Jet Airways grounded two pilots following reports of a fight inside the cockpit of a flight fr...More..

Audi electrifies SUV market with e-tron
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Audi electrifies SUV market with e-tron

The 396-volt battery pack is roughly 90 inches long, 63.6 inches wide and 13.4 inches high, and it weighs over 1,500 pounds, including the housing pan and crash structures. "We see charging installation as a ve...More..

United States congressmen call out China leadership over trade war stance
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

United States congressmen call out China leadership over trade war stance

President Donald Trump chose to begin taxing the imports - equal to almost 40 percent of goods China sold the United States previous year - after a public comment period. Neither government has officially annou...More..

Dena, Vijaya, BoB to merge and form country’s 3rd largest bank
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Dena, Vijaya, BoB to merge and form country’s 3rd largest bank

Jaitley said the merger would create a sustainable mega-bank which would be third largest in the country. Past year on 21 August 2017, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has announced that Union cabinet gave an ...More..

Coca-Cola, Aurora in talks about making cannabis-infused drinks
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Coca-Cola, Aurora in talks about making cannabis-infused drinks

The companies would likely develop health-focused beverages that will ease inflammation, pain and cramping, the report said, citing sources familiar with the matter. "If they came out with a THC-infused drink, ...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Trump claims China tariffs successful

It will take effect on Sept 24 at a 10 per cent level and rise to 25 per cent at the end of the year, the person said. China retaliated against the first round of USA tariffs, which were applied mostly to Chi...More..

by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Fifth case of strawberry contamination found in NSW

The needles were discovered in three strawberries in a single punnet, which a customer had bought from Coles in Engadine in Sydney's south. Reports out of three Aussie states have strawberry lovers checki...More..

Youth Vaping is an epidemic, says FDA
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Youth Vaping is an epidemic, says FDA

This epidemic is particularly troubling given the high addiction potential that products like JUUL present to youth. In a speech to FDA employees, Gottlieb said that rapid spike in teen use, emerging sales ...More..

Canada ready to allow USA dairy access in NAFTA talks
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Canada ready to allow USA dairy access in NAFTA talks

Freeland and her counterpart, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer , left the bargaining table Friday without a deal following two weeks of what she has described as intense, but productive, negotiation...More..

FBN’s Charlie Gasparino Torches Trump Over False GDP Claim: ‘Utter Bull Sh
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

FBN’s Charlie Gasparino Torches Trump Over False GDP Claim: ‘Utter Bull Sh

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. In an interview with...More..

Trump poised to tax an additional $200B in Chinese imports
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Trump poised to tax an additional $200B in Chinese imports

Exports from the world's second biggest economy increased by 9.8 per cent while its imports rose by 20 per cent compared to the same month past year, according to customs data. That would mean penalties co...More..

Alibaba CEO Zhang to succeed Jack Ma as chairman
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Alibaba CEO Zhang to succeed Jack Ma as chairman

Jack Ma , known for his oratorical skills, ended his letter with, "The one thing I can promise everyone is this: Alibaba was never about Jack Ma, but Jack Ma will forever belong to Alibaba ". Mr Zhang, who j...More..

BJP Only Bothered About Industrialists, Instead Of Fuel Prices: Congress
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

BJP Only Bothered About Industrialists, Instead Of Fuel Prices: Congress

In Delhi , petrol costs Rs 80.73 and diesel Rs 72.83. Since mid-August, petrol price has risen by Rs 3.24 a litre and diesel by Rs 3.74 per litre as rupee hit record low against the United States dollar, mak...More..

CBS CEO Leslie Moonves resigns following sexual harassment allegations
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

CBS CEO Leslie Moonves resigns following sexual harassment allegations

The terms of Moonves's exit were unclear, though it was reported that his severance will be withheld pending the results of an independent investigation. "He absolutely ruined my career". Some of the allega...More..

USA added 201,000 jobs in August, unemployment rate hovers at 3.9 percent
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

USA added 201,000 jobs in August, unemployment rate hovers at 3.9 percent

That includes people who are unemployed, working a part-time job when they want a full-time job, or have dropped out of the labor force because they have become discouraged. Employment at sporting goods, hobby,...More..

Sick Passengers Taken to Hospital after International Flight Lands at Kennedy Airport
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Sick Passengers Taken to Hospital after International Flight Lands at Kennedy Airport

Social media commentary gold promptly ensued following his tweets about the Emirates Airbus A380. That quarantine was confirmed by New York Mayor Bill de Blasio's office by his press secretary, Eri...More..

Bill Aims to Get Walmart, Amazon to Pay Employees More
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Bill Aims to Get Walmart, Amazon to Pay Employees More

Anecdotes shared by current and former Amazon employees corroborate these findings. Citing a study from the University of California Berkeley Labor Center, Sanders said Americans pay $ 150 billion a ...More..

Elon Musk smokes weed, talks flamethrowers on Joe Rogan podcast
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Elon Musk smokes weed, talks flamethrowers on Joe Rogan podcast

Musk , 47, sipped whiskey during a more than 2 1/2-hour podcast interview with comedian Joe Rogan late Thursday that touched on topics from flame throwers and artificial intelligence to the end of the uni...More..

Trump Responds to Obama's Fury Speech: 'I Fell Asleep'
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Trump Responds to Obama's Fury Speech: 'I Fell Asleep'

One theme of Obama's speech is how the history of the United States has always been progress and "backlash to progress", and the former President argued the country is now in one of those backlash moments. It...More..

Goldman Drops Plans for Crypto Trading Desk
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Goldman Drops Plans for Crypto Trading Desk

In recent weeks, executives have come to the conclusion that many steps still need to be taken, majority outside the bank's control, before a regulated bank would be allowed to trade cryptocurrencies, the fin...More..