Finance

Qatar Airways eyes 10% of American Airlines

Bloomberg quoted American and said Qatar Airways intends to invest at least $808mn in the Fort Worth-based airline. CNBC notes that this offer is somewhat...


Uber Rolls Out Tipping Feature Among Improvements

In an email sent to drivers , which opens up to a fuller website here , the company's promising a variety of "meaningful changes & improvements to your drivi...


Jeremy Corbyn could have been Prime Minister if it wasn't for Scotland

By tradition, defeat on a Queen's Speech vote topples the government. And over a cappucino he says it is time for Mrs May to wake up and smell the coffee. Tha...


Stock Indexes Rally; Dow, S&P 500 Hit New Highs

Overall, the tech sector enjoyed its best daily advance in months, with the S&P 500's tech sector booking its best daily climb since Dec. 7, 2016, while a p...


US oil production seen thwarting OPEC effort to boost prices

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 9.06 points, or 0.04 percent, to 21,337.53, the S&P 500 lost 2.38 points, or 0.10 percent, to 2,437.97 and the Nasdaq Comp...


British Airways' Problems Lessen Following Weekend Chaos

In a video statement, Cruz apologized, saying "I know this has been a terrible time for customers". British Airways canceled all Saturday flights from Lond...


Some Republicans see lesson in rollback of Kansas tax cuts

During the roughly five-minute speech, he continued to praise his 2012 tax cuts, blaming "global forces" for economic issues in Kansas. "I shudder to think ho...


After sexual harassment investigation, Uber fires more than 20 employees

The firm Perkins Coie was tapped to investigate the company, along with former U.S. Attorney Eric Holder's firm Covington & Burling. Twenty people have been...


Oil Slides as US Climate Withdrawal Compounds Glut Concerns

West Texas Intermediate for July delivery lost as much as 86 cents to $47.50 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, and was at $47.54 at 7:50 a.m.in Hong...


Canadian foreign minister: USA has abandoned global leadership, Canada must step up

Freeland didn't mention Trump, but she made it clear that her speech was a response to his America-first policy. The government is expected to reveal more o...


Australia GDP Adds 0.3% On Quarter In Q1

The economy defied the expectations of some analysts who anticipated weaker exports, the impact of Cyclone Debbie and government contributions would result in...


Justin Bieber gets emotional during United Kingdom benefit concert

She paid tribute to the victims with an all-star affair in the city with the help of Katy Perry , Justin Bieber , Liam Gallagher and others. "All we feel he...


NBA Finals: Steph Curry takes a quick nap during Game 2

Golden State has committed twice as many turnovers already in Game 2 of the NBA Finals than it did in the entirety of Game 1 - eight so far in this game, fo...


General Election polls: Tory lead over Labour cut to just THREE POINTS

A new poll shows the Tories' lead over Labour has been slashed to a record low, as party leaders launched blistering attacks on Prime Minister Theresa May f...


Ohio attorney general sues 5 drugmakers over opiate crisis

The state of OH filed a lawsuit on Wednesday against five drug companies, accusing them of conducting marketing campaigns that misled doctors and patients about...


President Trump Waives Law Moving U.S. Israeli Embassy to Jerusalem

Trump was under pressure not to move the embassy by Arab and European leaders who felt it would hinder peace talks with the Palestinians, who claim Jerusalem...


China vows to adhere to Paris climate deal

The stated goal of the document is to limit global warming to "well under" 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit), though current targets fall short of that...


Tests ICBM interceptor system first time in three years

The U.S. military said it shot down a mock ballistic missile in a test Tuesday, simulating a scenario they would likely face if North Korea shoots a missile t...


China ready to boost financial cooperation with Belt and Road participants

European Union notion of the OBOR holds much significance as it deals a direct blow to Chinese president Xi Jinping's ambition to lead a global infrastructure...


OPEC likely to extend output cuts into next year

The price for Brent crude oil , the global benchmark for the price of oil, and West Texas Intermediate , the US benchmark, were more or less flat at $53.87 ...


Oil stable on expectations of extended OPEC-led production cut

Oil has gained support from the deal but inventories remain high and rising output from other producers, such as the United States, is keeping prices below the ...


Fired FBI chief Comey to testify publicly in Congress

The rule restricts newly appointed government officials from investigating clients of prior employers. However, since President Donald Trump fired him nearly ...


Workers walking off the job at AT&T in Pueblo and Colorado Springs

Dallas-based AT&T said it would manage its operations without significant disruption over the three-day strike. A majority of AT&T wireless workers and so...


Morning Runner: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)

Finally, Bank of Montreal Can increased its position in shares of Wal-Mart Stores by 4.3% in the third quarter. During the same quarter in the prior year, the c...


Cisco Systems to further lay off 1100 employees

Product gross margin fell to 63 percent from 63.8 percent in the third quarter of fiscal 2016 primarily due to pricing, a supplier component remediation adjustm...


Trump to visit Jewish, Christian holy sites in Jerusalem

The rival claims to east Jerusalem lie at the heart of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. "When President Trump arrives in Israel, I don't think there will b...


'Baahubali' star Prabhas to team up with Katrina Kaif in 'Saaho'?

Going by the film trade analysts, "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" become the fastest movie to gross rupees 50 Crores in the state. The lead face of the film, Pr...


These Target Customers Are About to Get Cheap Next-Day Delivery

From laundry detergent to toilet paper, with a couple of clicks, customers may soon be able to get those individual, everyday items delivered together in just o...


Oil Gains For The Day, But Drops Over 6% For The Week

Once that gave way, a key Fibonacci retracement and the low of the year were on the horizon, before paving the way to $45 a barrel. In the meantime, some OPE...


Be wary of White House claims about tax plan

A typical middle class family would save about $1,000 on their taxes, according to a Tax Policy Center analysis of the tax plan Trump pitched on the campaig...


(CHK) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.04 EPS

The short ratio in the company's stock is documented at 3.43 and the short float is around of 15.09%. Average production expenses during the 2017 first quarte...


Apple CEO Tim Cook shares 2 key lessons for leaders

Apple will finance the $1 billion manufacturing fund by borrowing against its overseas holdings of $239.6 billion , he said. The company will announce the n...


Earnings Forecast of Groupon, Inc. (GRPN)

The firm's quarterly revenue was down 3.6% on a year-over-year basis. Having a price of $4.00, Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) traded -13.25% lower on the day. Foll...


Sensex reclaims 30000-level, rises 99 pts in early trade

At the National Stock Exchange (NSE), the broader 51-scrip Nifty, which had closed at 9,311.95 points, was quoting at 9,348.70 points, up by 36.75 points or 0.3...


House Republicans reveal health care amendment details

White House and Republican leaders had labored all day to wring votes out of resistant moderate GOP lawmakers for the health care measure. As Republicans acknow...