02 network suffers 4G outage

Furious O2 customers were left without 4G and data services for hours on Thursday, and those affected may be wondering if they are able to claim compensation. In leading the market share rankings in the United Kingdom, an O2 outage would certai... More..

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Hundreds of 'yellow vest' protesters are detained in Paris
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Hundreds of 'yellow vest' protesters are detained in Paris

Reports say at least 135 people have been injured. A ring of steel surrounded the Elysee Palace as police stationed trucks and reinforced steel barriers in streets throughout the entire neighbourhood. Protest...More..

Asian stocks fall as declining USA yields, trade woes knock sentiment
by | Saturday, December 08, 2018

Asian stocks fall as declining USA yields, trade woes knock sentiment

It has sometimes taken more than a year for a recession to occur after the yield curve inverts. The yield curve " tells me that it's wise to be patient here", Kaplan told Reuters in Laredo, Texas where h...More..

Trump is leading USA trade negotiations with China: Mnuchin
by | Saturday, December 08, 2018

Trump is leading USA trade negotiations with China: Mnuchin

The president, China's most powerful leader since at least the 1980s, flew from Argentina to Panama for an official visit and on Wednesday was in Portugal. "President Xi and I want this deal to happen, and it p...More..

Saudi Arabia says 'not confident' OPEC can reach agreement on cuts
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

Saudi Arabia says 'not confident' OPEC can reach agreement on cuts

S&P Global Platts reports that Nigeria and Libya would be asked to accept a production cut quota if OPEC can reach a new supply accord at the meeting holding in Vienna on Thursday. Most OPEC members felt the...More..

China and HK shares slump, tech leads losses after Huawei CFO arrest
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

China and HK shares slump, tech leads losses after Huawei CFO arrest

He declined to give further details, given that Meng faces a bail hearing on Friday. 'As there is a publication ban in effect, we can not provide any further detail at this time. Richard Kurland, a Vancouve...More..

'very strong signals' that China is ready for a trade deal
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

'very strong signals' that China is ready for a trade deal

USA stocks fell sharply again Thursday, following steep drops on Asian and European markets, with investors anxious about the fate of trade negotiations between the United States and China , the world's tw...More..

AAR, NRF call on Congress to pass new North American trade agreement
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

AAR, NRF call on Congress to pass new North American trade agreement

Trump's goal in announcing the end of NAFTA is to put pressure on Congress to accept the new agreement with Mexico and Canada. "With the signing of the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement, US beef producers are one st...More..

Qualcomm stops bid for rival NXP
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Qualcomm stops bid for rival NXP

According to Qualcomm, the deadline for any transaction has expired thus terminating any deal. "Although we were pleased to hear from President Trump and President Xi about the previously proposed acquisition...More..

Qatar to quit global oil body Opec
by | Monday, December 03, 2018

Qatar to quit global oil body Opec

Opec members are widely expected to cut production, after seeing oil price tumble this autumn. He also said Qatar wants to raise its oil production from 4.8 million barrels of oil equivalent a day to 6.5 mill...More..

May faces more Brexit woes after United Kingdom minister quits
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

May faces more Brexit woes after United Kingdom minister quits

Echoing talking points already repeated in near-identical language by leaders including Theresa May and Jean-Claude Juncker themselves to the effect that there could not be any deal to the United Kingdom exce...More..

G-20 statement supports global trade but calls for changes to WTO
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

G-20 statement supports global trade but calls for changes to WTO

White House bureau chief for Voice of America Steve Herman has since revealed that the natural disaster was felt within Buenos Aires , where the summit is taking place. Apart from the main agenda, which focuse...More..

The oil price is updated at least October 2017
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

The oil price is updated at least October 2017

Exports in August and September reached the highest levels since 2016 on robust production in the south, even as a pay dispute with the semi-autonomous Kurdish region curtailed shipments from the north. FGE est...More..

'Sad day for Oshawa': Politicians react to GM closure
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

'Sad day for Oshawa': Politicians react to GM closure

GM has said the closures announced Monday - auto plants in Michigan, Ohio and Maryland are also poised to close - are necessary because of shifts in consumer buying patterns. President Donald Trump said he wa...More..

Wall Street surges on hints of fewer rate hikes, dollar falls
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Wall Street surges on hints of fewer rate hikes, dollar falls

Unemployment is at a 48-year low, and inflation is right at the Fed's 2 percent target. Besides flagging an escalation of trade tensions as a near-term risk, the Fed also listed as potential flash points the ...More..

A look inside General Motors headquarters and assembly plants
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

A look inside General Motors headquarters and assembly plants

GM and its rivals are facing rising bills for technological transformation, increased risks from USA trade policy and investors reluctant to fund their traditional product strategies. -Canada border, and from i...More..

Saudi crown prince arrives in Tunisia amid protests
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Saudi crown prince arrives in Tunisia amid protests

He is planned to hold talks with President Sisi on ways to boost bilateral relations as well as on political issues of common concern in light of the strategic partnership binding the two countries. In this Oct...More..

Cyber Monday deals to test limits of retailers' websites
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Cyber Monday deals to test limits of retailers' websites

Stores offer better deals on laptops, desktops and gaming computers on Cyber Monday than Black Friday and also lower prices for accessories, she said. Shoppers can get $15 in Kohl's Cash for every $50 they spen...More..

General Motors To Lay Off Nearly 15,000 Workers, Close Plants
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

General Motors To Lay Off Nearly 15,000 Workers, Close Plants

Some will take buyouts while others will be laid off. About 6,000 factory workers could lose jobs in the USA and Canada, although some could transfer to truck and SUV plants. "We believe in an all-electric fu...More..

Three more cases of E. coli confirmed
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Three more cases of E. coli confirmed

Retailers and restaurants should not serve or sell any imported romaine lettuce from the United States of America and Canada until more information becomes available. "In a general sense we want people to kno...More..

European Union endorses Brexit deal in breakthrough
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

European Union endorses Brexit deal in breakthrough

The deal must still be endorsed by the British parliament and European Union parliament. What does the PM's letter say? "It must mark the point when we put aside the labels of "Leave" and "Remain" for...More..

Here Are the Biggest Stores Open on Thanksgiving 2018, and Their Hours
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

Here Are the Biggest Stores Open on Thanksgiving 2018, and Their Hours

Not dead: A new holiday survey from Bospar , a firm for tech companies, found that 53 percent of Americans feel Black Friday is the best day to find a deal on presents. 'Since Black Friday was adopted by Brit...More..

More people expected to travel for Thanksgiving
by | Thursday, November 22, 2018

More people expected to travel for Thanksgiving

By midday Tuesday, just a few dozen flights had been canceled around the U.S. That's fewer cancelations than many regular travel days. If you're taking a flight out of LaGuardia Airport, travelers are encoura...More..

Skype calling comes to Alexa devices, furthering Amazon and Microsoft’s surprising partnership
by | Thursday, November 22, 2018

Skype calling comes to Alexa devices, furthering Amazon and Microsoft’s surprising partnership

Alongside its refreshed hardware lineup , Amazon ( and Microsoft ) announced back in September that Skype calling was coming to Alexa devices later in the year. Other countries will get it soon. Furtherm...More..

Grocery Stores Open in Houston on Thanksgiving Day
by | Thursday, November 22, 2018

Grocery Stores Open in Houston on Thanksgiving Day

Jordanna Grant is the Marketing Director at Northgate Shopping Centre. Then again, some shoppers simply love the chaos and excitement of Black Friday - crowds, confusing pricing, and all. Most Kmart stores op...More..