Spain PM vows to vote down Brexit divorce bill over Gibraltar

The agreements provide a framework for cooperation with Spain on issues including citizens' rights, tobacco, the environment, police and customs matters, and taxation. Last week, negotiators agreed a draft withdrawal deal with Brussels, though it s... More..

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Amazon says some customer email addresses exposed
by | Thursday, November 22, 2018

Amazon says some customer email addresses exposed

However, many of those customers, which are spread throughout the United States and the United Kingdom, posted about the issue on social media . USA e-commerce giant has sent an email to some customers letti...More..

One Ottawa resident suffering with E. coli infection, linked to outbreak
by | Thursday, November 22, 2018

One Ottawa resident suffering with E. coli infection, linked to outbreak

As Thanksgiving approaches, many people are asking when it will be safe to eat again. As CDC officials warn of a particularly unsafe strain of the bacteria, one business in St. The O157 strain, which is commo...More..

Renault names Ghosn stand-ins amid tension over Nissan probe
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Renault names Ghosn stand-ins amid tension over Nissan probe

The arrest of Nissan Motor chairman Carlos Ghosn on Monday stunned Japan and the wider business community, sending shares of Nissan and Renault plummeting. Ghosn is also chairman of Mitsubishi Motors. While...More..

Oil Slips As Russia Mulls Production Cuts
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Oil Slips As Russia Mulls Production Cuts

Crude markers in NY and London have both fallen more than 20% from their October highs on concerns over a supply glut after the US granted waivers to some buyers of Iranian oil despite sanctions. Total volu...More..

by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Apple reportedly slashes production orders for iPhone XR and XS

Cutting corners: Apple's most recent handsets, the iPhone XR , XS, and XS Max , didn't exactly set the smartphone industry ablaze with excitement, and it seems the company may have overestimated their popula...More..

APEC fails to reach consensus as U.S.-China divide dominates
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

APEC fails to reach consensus as U.S.-China divide dominates

According to the Wall Street Journal , Chinese officials "forced their way" into the office of Papua New Guinea's foreign minister on Saturday and demanded a meeting to complain about the proposed joint statem...More..

May confronts party rebels as European Union prepares for summit — BREXIT
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

May confronts party rebels as European Union prepares for summit — BREXIT

Ms Rudd was a prominent Remain campaigner during the referendum and her return to the Cabinet, in place of Brexiteer Ms McVey who resigned on Thursday, may do little to bridge divides within the Tory ranks. The...More..

Jennie-O turkey products recalled amid salmonella outbreak
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Jennie-O turkey products recalled amid salmonella outbreak

The products being recalled include 1-pound packages of raw, ground turkey and were sold nationwide. Since the investigation began in February, state public health officials have been interviewing patients, ...More..

1 killed, hundreds injured in France gas protests
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

1 killed, hundreds injured in France gas protests

In the eastern Savoie region, a 63-year-old woman was killed when a mother trying to take her daughter to see a doctor panicked after protesters surrounded their auto, and suddenly accelerated into the crowd. T...More..

Fiancee of crash victim makes wedding photos: We would have to do
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

Fiancee of crash victim makes wedding photos: We would have to do

Investigators said on Monday more training was needed for Boeing 737 MAX pilots after discovering the situation believed to have faced the crew of a doomed Lion Air jet was not contained in the aircraft's fligh...More..

Brexit draft causes turmoil in U.K. Parliament
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Brexit draft causes turmoil in U.K. Parliament

May had secured her cabinet's "collective" approval for the agreement during a stormy five-hour meeting on Wednesday and European leaders hailed the tentative deal. They said it would leave Britain a vassal sta...More..

Oil struggles to find footing after 7% fall
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Oil struggles to find footing after 7% fall

A steep slide in prices has surprised many oil market participants. Saudi Arabia , Opec's biggest producer, has expressed the need for producers to cut one million barrels a day, reversing a June decision to...More..

Amazon Chooses New York City, Arlington for Additional HQs
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Amazon Chooses New York City, Arlington for Additional HQs

Toronto was, of course, one of the cities shortlisted, and was the only Canadian city to make it to this round. As reports projected , the company revealed Tuesday that it'll route 25,000 new jobs to its "HQ...More..

A look back at Singles' Day: How shopathon has grown since 2009
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

A look back at Singles' Day: How shopathon has grown since 2009

This year's tally breaks from gloomy forecasts about the world's second-largest economy, which is struggling with a tariff war with the USA, a stock market slump and slowing overall growth. This year, the sho...More..

After Walkout, Google Agrees To Step Up Transparency, Harassment Policies
by | Saturday, November 10, 2018

After Walkout, Google Agrees To Step Up Transparency, Harassment Policies

Now, Google, one of the world's most powerful and visible companies, could become a model for how to fix what's broken in tech culture - if it delivers on its promises. Pichai's comments come after the company...More..

Another Lion Air Hit a Pole in Bengkulu; Pilot, Aircraft Grounded
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

Another Lion Air Hit a Pole in Bengkulu; Pilot, Aircraft Grounded

A Lion Air plane's left wing crashed into a pole on the runway at Fatmawati Airport in Indonesia's Bengkulu city on Nov 7. The problem with the planes is in the "angle of attack" sensor which calculates t...More..

Tesla names Robyn Denholm as new chairwoman to replace Elon Musk
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

Tesla names Robyn Denholm as new chairwoman to replace Elon Musk

Musk agreed to an independent chairman being appointed as part of a settlement with United States regulators that allowed him to remain chief executive. Denholm has been working with Telstra for two years, ...More..

Michigan Voters Legalize Marijuana
by | Thursday, November 08, 2018

Michigan Voters Legalize Marijuana

MI voters approved a measure permitting people over 21 years old to smoke pot. "Thanks to the unflagging efforts of patients and advocates, Missourians who could benefit from medical marijuana will soon be ab...More..

by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Ireland 'would block United Kingdom demand to quit Irish backstop agreement'

The Sunday Times reported that the EU would allow the creation of a whole-UK customs union that would avoid the need for a Northern Ireland border "backstop" that has been at the heart of the impasse in negot...More..

Obama says IN voters don't want 'a yes man'
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Obama says IN voters don't want 'a yes man'

Obama and Trump offered competing visions for the country in a split screen of campaigning on Sunday, seeking to galvanize voter turnout in the fight to control Congress and governors' mansions. In Florida an...More..

Trump expects 'very good' trade deal with China
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Trump expects 'very good' trade deal with China

As reported by our site with reference to Voice of America, this statement was made by the President during a conference at the White house. "If we can open up China and make it fair, for the first time ever-...More..

Chinese chip maker Fujian Jinhua added to USA export ban
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Chinese chip maker Fujian Jinhua added to USA export ban

The US Commerce Department has announced restrictions on exports to state-backed Chinese company Fujian Jinhua which makes semiconductors. Micron, a maker of memory chips with factories in Virginia and Ut...More..

More Crude Losses as Bulls Exit the Market
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

More Crude Losses as Bulls Exit the Market

Data from Refinitiv Eikon showed that the three countries produced 33 million barrels of oil a day for the first time in September, an increase of 10million bpd since the start of the decade. "The fact that thi...More..

India ranks 1st among South Asian countries in Ease of Doing Business
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

India ranks 1st among South Asian countries in Ease of Doing Business

Sustained business reforms over the past several years helped India jump 23 places to move to 77th position in this year's global ease of doing business rankings . World Bank said India has further streamli...More..