Economy

by | June 04, 2017 | 21:17

If the NAIF does provide funds for the 388 kilometre, $1 billion-plus rail link to support the proposed Carmichael mine, it will do so without the support of the state government. The later phases will see peak mine production rise to 60 million tonnes per annum. Last night, a Government spokesman claimed the NAIF could be administered without the state's involvement.

by | June 04, 2017 | 21:18

A witness on the bridge told CNN the van mowed down pedestrians as it sped south across the bridge, leaving bodies lying in the roadway. Richard Angell, who was in a restaurant, said he looked out, "and opposite there's a guy who is throwing a table at somebody and it's very unclear about what is happening and it turns out to be a heroic guy who saw what was happening and just bombarded these bad cowardly people with stuff".

by | June 04, 2017 | 21:49

They seek information about Obama administration requests to unmask the identities of Americans named in foreign intelligence reports. Russian officials said last month that they might retaliate. " We will continue to pursue this investigation wherever the facts may lead ". "I think that's a violation of the recusal by the Chairman". According to an unidentified senior committee aide, Rep.

by | June 04, 2017 | 21:28

The stock rose 0.46% or $0.18 reaching $39.05 per share. The share price of the company (NYSE:BHI) was up +0.69%, with a high of 55.53 during the day and the volume of Baker Hughes Incorporated shares traded was 2748769. The oilfield services provider reported ($0.04) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.21) by $0.17.

by | June 04, 2017 | 21:03

The junior tossed 4 2/3 innings of relief. allowing two hits and striking out three batters in the process of what will likely be his final collegiate outing. LONG BEACH UCLA got nearly everything it wanted from its first postseason game since 2015: a tight pitchers duel, a full crowd at Blair Field, a historic performance from pitcher Griffin Canning.

by | June 04, 2017 | 20:49

Paragon Group of Companies The PLC has GBX 560 highest and GBX 230 lowest target. The Augustine Asset Management Inc holds 63,584 shares with $10.55 million value, down from 66,684 last quarter. It has a 125 P/E ratio. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, October 28 by Societe Generale. On Monday, April 10 the stock rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse to "Underperform".

by | June 04, 2017 | 20:16

In a question-and-answer session with his audience of national security experts from across the globe, Mattis was asked whether the US might attack the North pre-emptively and without warning South Korea in advance. But he said Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte "has a very clear view about resolving these issues in the Philippines by the defence and security agencies by the Philippines".

by | June 04, 2017 | 19:27

Overall, 1.85 Million shares exchanged hands versus its average trading volume of 2.22 Million shares. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, October 7 by JP Morgan. The Firm has one marketed therapeutic oncology product and multiple targeted therapeutic oncology candidates in clinical development. This contrasts with this year Q4 current estimates trend of $-0.20 while for one month was for $-0.22.

by | June 04, 2017 | 20:03

News of President Donald Trump's expected decision to pull the United States from a global climate deal has led to a swift and strong reaction from the United Nations. Meanwhile, African nations are protesting Trump's decision. South Africa's government calls the US pullout "an abdication of global responsibility".

by | June 04, 2017 | 18:26

Instead, he vowed to keep ties with the US strong, and said Europe's links to the USA are more durable than the decisions of the current US administration. The accord, signed on December 13 in Le Bourget, France, by 197 countries and ratified by 147, aims to curb global greenhouse gas emissions by preventing global temperatures from rising by more than two degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels, and also to keep the increase to less than 1.5 degrees to contain the effects of climate ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 18:07

The mayors of those cities, however, said they disagreed with Trump's decision . A top European Union official says the EU and China believe that President Donald Trump made a mistake by pulling the United States out of a landmark global climate agreement .

by | June 04, 2017 | 18:58

Hours after the attack the area remained sealed off. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the Manchester bombing, but there has not yet been a claim of responsibility for the London attack, which the prime minister linked to Islamic extremism.

by | June 04, 2017 | 19:15

The wholesale and retail trade unemployment rate likewise fell from 4.8 percent in April to 3.1 percent in May. The jobs report was the last major economic indicator to be released before Federal Reserve monetary policymakers gather in Washington on June 13 to decide whether to raise their key short-term interest rate.

by | June 04, 2017 | 17:30

Prime minister Theresa May called the general election in April when her party held a comfortable lead in the polls, but public opinion has wavered since the parties published their manifestos. But if she fails to beat the 12-seat majority her predecessor David Cameron won in 2015, her electoral gamble will have failed and her authority will be seriously undermined.

by | June 04, 2017 | 17:34

The biggest beneficiaries of the shift would be young people making close to $70,000 a year, who would see their premiums drop from $5,100 a year to just $1,750 under the baseline AHCA - and $1,250 if their state requests a waiver. In a March interview on MSNBC, Kinzinger said it was understandable that fewer people would get insurance under the American Health Care Act , because people would no longer be required to purchase it.

by | June 04, 2017 | 17:49

Besides the hiring pullback in May, the government on Friday revised down its estimate of job growth in March and April by a combined 66,000. The dip, he said, would not reflect the fundamentally sturdy job landscape. However, a litany of factors, such as consumer spending and interest rates, influence hiring decisions. The White House is preparing for a fight over raising the federal debt limit and approving government funding that, if not resolved, could rock the U.S.

by | June 04, 2017 | 16:47

This is an enormous change in political rhetoric. Returning to a central point of his foreign policy doctrine, Trump demanded that the rest of the alliance shoulder considerably more of its budgetary burden relative to the United States.

by | June 04, 2017 | 17:12

The women have completed their pregnancy without any complication will be liable to pay $17060 more than what they used to pay for the Obama care. Only if you allow your coverage to lapse for more than two months could you be charged more for ONE year: a 30% surcharge for one year in states that do not apply for a waiver from some of Obamacare's regulations, or one year of health based pricing in states that do receive a waiver.

by | June 04, 2017 | 16:47

Later, during a joint press conference, Trump attempted to make light of his claim that President Barack Obama ordered a wiretap of Trump Tower by joking that it was something he and Merkel had in common - referring to a report that the previous administration listened to Merkel's telephone calls.

by | June 04, 2017 | 16:42

That could increase supplies and drag down prices again. The Canadian dollar weakened against its USA counterpart on Thursday, pulling back from a five-week high as oil prices fell after OPEC signalled it would go no further with production cuts than markets previously expected.

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:14

London authorities are investigating a vehicle that hit pedestrians on London Bridge and men with large knives stabbing passersby at a nearby market. The current London Bridge opened in 1973 and is made of concrete and steel. The van crashed into fences by Southwark Cathedral and the railway bridge.

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:44

US job growth slowed last month and employment gains in the prior two months were not as strong as previously reported , suggesting the labor market was losing momentum despite the unemployment rate falling to a 16-year low of 4.3 percent.

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:32

Zinedine Zidane's side continued to pile on the pressure as the second half wore on and were rewarded when Casemiro's hit from the edge of the area took a big deflection off Sami Khedira and looped past Buffon into the corner in the 61st minute.

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:12

A new poll by YouGov suggests the Conservative Party could drop 20 seats, from 330 before parliament was dissolved, to 310. In contrast to signs from a string of opinion polls that have suggested May's Conservatives will increase their majority, the new constituency-by-constituency modeling by YouGov showed it might lose 20 of the 330 seats it holds and the opposition Labour Party could gain almost 30 seats, The Times said .

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:12

It was the third attack to hit Britain in as many months. They then ran towards Borough Market with a shout of "this is for Allah". 'One of the things that we can do is show that we aren't going to be cowed, is by voting on Thursday and making sure that we understand the importance of our democracy, our civil liberties and our human rights, ' he said .

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:39

In stark contrast to opinion polls that have until the past week shown Mrs May on course for a big win in the snap election she called, the YouGov model suggested she would lose 20 seats and her 17-seat working majority in the 650-seat British parliament.

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:45

London's Metropolitan Police force said it had declared the attacks as "terrorist incidents". On Twitter , the police issued safety notices to people in the affected areas. "Our current belief is that there were three attackers", Rowley said early Sunday. The Taoiseach Enda Kenny is among the world leaders expressing their shock at the attack.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:58

On Friday, Peduto signed an executive order to join over 80 other cities committed to the National Climate Action Agenda, a mayoral compact endorsing the 2030 objectives outlined in the Paris Agreement. A number of figures from USA industry expressed their dismay at Trump's move. At the same time as the other rallies Saturday, a few hundred Trump supporters gathered on the street in front of the White House to applaud the president's withdrawal from the Paris treaty - a move criticized ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 14:42

Mark Zandi, chief economist of Moody's Analytics, said: "Job growth is rip-roaring. But they might well influence what happens next". Harker brushed aside slower hiring, saying employers need to add only about 100,000 jobs a month to maintain a "normal, healthy economy".

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:15

The Paris Climate Agreement doesn't officially go into force until 2020, which is when countries are expected to begin reducing emissions through the voluntary commitments they made when they signed on. China and the U.S., the world's first and second biggest polluters respectively, are together responsible for some 40% of the world's emissions and experts warned that it is vital for both to remain in the Paris agreement if it is to have any chance of succeeding.

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:03

The Labor Department said the US economy added 138,000 jobs in May and the unemployment rate declined from 4.4% to 4.3%. The highest unemployment rate was in El Centro, Calif., at 19.2 percent. Manufacturing, which tends to get far more attention from politicians , employs 12 million people. The figure, which is often seen as a gauge of economic health, is particularly important in the current recovery because the high rate of retiring baby boomers is pulling the overall participation ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 14:44

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by | June 04, 2017 | 13:55

The Angels would go on to win 7-2. While that feat seems very attainable for one of the best to ever swing a baseball bat, last season Pujols totaled just a 1.4 bWAR, and this year Baseball Reference actually has him as below replacement level at -0.2.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:20

It was a great match for me. "Because he was fighting; he was playing really well". Djokovic has reached the round of 16 in Paris for the eighth consecutive year. "I was expecting, obviously, a very, very hard match , but not something like this", he added. Two matches ended with retirements. The 6-0 6-1 6-0 scoreline amply illustrates how that went.

by | June 04, 2017 | 12:54

On May 30, she met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to boast their friendship. Europe and China's efforts to show a common front on climate change against U.S. France, Germany and Italy have mooted the idea of allowing the EU to block Chinese investment in Europe, partly because European companies are denied similar access in China and because of risks of China acquiring prized European technology.