Uber to lose its licence to operate in London

Uber was first licensed to operate in the city in 2012 and will see its current license expire on September 30. First, the rift shows contradictions between cheaper ride-hailing service and traditional black-cab operations in London . Uber , in i... More..

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Rafael Benitez: 'Newcastle United's form not a surprise'
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Rafael Benitez: 'Newcastle United's form not a surprise'

Albion suffered back-to-back defeats at Bournemouth in the last seven days, losing 2-1 in the top flight last Friday and being knocked out of the League Cup 1-0 after extra time on Tuesday. The Magpies will ...More..

China experts say 3.4-magnitude quake hits North Korea in 'suspected explosion'
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

China experts say 3.4-magnitude quake hits North Korea in 'suspected explosion'

There have been concerns about the stability of the nuclear test site since the September 3 test. Website 38 North said satellite imagery taken after that test appeared to show landslides atop the site that w...More..

The Federal Reserve embarks on a tricky path back to normal
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

The Federal Reserve embarks on a tricky path back to normal

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 41.79 points, or 0.19 percent, to end at 22,412.59, the S&P 500 gained 1.59 points, or 0.06 percent, to 2,508.24 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 5.28 points, or 0.08 perce...More..

Ryanair offers €10000 pay rise to hang on to pilots
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Ryanair offers €10000 pay rise to hang on to pilots

He said management were assured during the summer that it had enough pilots. RYANAIR chief executive Michael O'Leary received a total pay package of almost £2.88 million previous year. However he insisted tha...More..

Tesla, AMD Developing Self-Driving Car AI Chip
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Tesla, AMD Developing Self-Driving Car AI Chip

Tesla has an existing relationship with Nvidia , whose GPUs power its Autopilot system, but this new in-house chip reported by CNBC could potentially reduce its reliance on third-party AI processing hardwar...More..

Significant number of Ryanair pilots reject bonus offer
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Significant number of Ryanair pilots reject bonus offer

The low-priced carrier said last week it would cancel as many as 50 flights a day until the end of October after misallocating pilot holiday until the end of the year. The pilots also say the details around t...More..

Stocks Nearly Flat As Fed Announcement Looms
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Stocks Nearly Flat As Fed Announcement Looms

Analysts say the markets are now focused on the Fed meeting starting tonight, our time and the post meeting statement early Thursday that is expected to confirm the Fed will start unwinding its huge quantitativ...More..

Dollar close to 2015 lows as conflicted Fed prepares policy update
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Dollar close to 2015 lows as conflicted Fed prepares policy update

The FTSE 100 index of leading British shares was off 0.1 percent. "If the Fed does keep the option for December alive, and reaffirms its view in terms of gradual rate increases, that may be dollar-supportiv...More..

Crude Oil Firms Above $50
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Crude Oil Firms Above $50

Although the front-month gasoline futures contract that expires next week was little changed at $1.6498 a gallon, later-dated contracts including the more-heavily traded November futures rose. Analysts at Panmu...More..

Toys R Us files bankruptcy; stores remaining open so far
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Toys R Us files bankruptcy; stores remaining open so far

The company said it plans on keeping its 1,600 Toys "R" Us and Babies "R" Us stores open across the world, though the Wall Street Journal reported that the company will eventually close some of its underperfo...More..

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) Sees Significantly Higher Trading Volume
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) Sees Significantly Higher Trading Volume

Accern also gave media stories about the aerospace company an impact score of 46.0163322468546 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share pri...More..

ICR Guides Bob Evans in Big Breakfast Deal
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

ICR Guides Bob Evans in Big Breakfast Deal

It produces sausage products at its plants located in Hillsdale, Michigan, and Xenia, Ohio. Oppenheimer maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Wednesday, December 2 report. Shareholders of record on M...More..

Ryanair to cancel 40-50 flights per day for 6 weeks, Report
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Ryanair to cancel 40-50 flights per day for 6 weeks, Report

The Ryanair CEO stated: "All customers on the affected flights will receive an email highlighting the alternative flights they can transfer to hopefully on the same day". It's not quite as bad as it sound...More..

Boeing rebuffs Canada PM Trudeau's criticism of U.S. trade challenge
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Boeing rebuffs Canada PM Trudeau's criticism of U.S. trade challenge

Trudeau called the USA plane manufacturer's trade action against Canadian company Bombardier "unwarranted" and added that if Boeing continues the dispute, Canada won't be buying Boeing's F/A-18 Super Hornet fig...More..

Perception of Rohingya as persecuted is 'superficial', says Masing
by | Monday, September 18, 2017

Perception of Rohingya as persecuted is 'superficial', says Masing

According to The Guardian, 1.1 million Rohingya people live in Myanmar and are located mainly in the Rakhine state. The UN Security Council has condemned the violence and there are now calls for Myanmar...More..

Bitcoin Value Drops After Reports of Chinese Regulation
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Bitcoin Value Drops After Reports of Chinese Regulation

The Chinese central bank said those who have already raised money should pay it back. BTCChina , one of China's largest bitcoin trading platforms, which also runs an worldwide exchange out of Hong Kong...More..

New Zealand MP 'probed over close China links'
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

New Zealand MP 'probed over close China links'

However, in a statement the MP Winston Peters said Yang's links to Chinese intelligence were worrying: "The National party either spectacularly failed to check out this candidate, or were totally naive about ...More..

Oil hits $50 as it nears the August high. A few questions
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Oil hits $50 as it nears the August high. A few questions

They are also looking to ban the crude sales except for the existing pipeline supply that is hailing from China. Early Wednesday, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said domestic crude supplies climbe...More..

This blooper reel from SpaceX's rocket tests is explosively entertaining
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

This blooper reel from SpaceX's rocket tests is explosively entertaining

There's an old quote about failure often attributed to Thomas Edison, and while he may not have actually said it, it rings true here: I have not failed . Another failed landing is captioned: "Well, technical...More..

Volkswagen announces massive investment in electric mobility
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Volkswagen announces massive investment in electric mobility

Asked by reporters at the Frankfurt auto show whether he could imagine following rivals in looking at changing the group's structure, Mueller said: "Others are always faster than Volkswagen but, somehow, we a...More..

How to find out if you're affected by the Equifax hack
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

How to find out if you're affected by the Equifax hack

Freezing your credit is the one move you need to make after the Equifax breach - but the credit bureaus aren't always making it easy. "In addition to taking measures to protect their credit cards and bank a...More..

United Kingdom inflation jumps again as petrol pushes prices higher
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

United Kingdom inflation jumps again as petrol pushes prices higher

United Kingdom inflation beat forecasts to rise to 2.9% in August, after stalling at 2.6% in July, with record uplifts in clothing costs contributing to the increase, according to the Office for National Statis...More..

Benchmark Holdings PLC's (BMK)
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Benchmark Holdings PLC's (BMK) "Under Review" Rating Reiterated at Numis Securities Ltd

Separately, Kepler Capital Markets cut shares of Benchmark Holdings PLC to a hold rating and dropped their target price for the company from GBX 98 ($1.27) to GBX 74 ($0.96) in a report on Thursday, July 6th. T...More..

Risk appetite props up dollar after worst week in two months
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Risk appetite props up dollar after worst week in two months

Equities across Asia look set for a mixed start. The United States and its allies had been preparing for another long-range missile launch in time for the 69th anniversary of North Korea's founding on Saturday....More..