Economy

by | April 24, 2017 | 14:07

The blast shattered the bus windows, and Spanish global Marc Bartra, 26, was wounded, forcing him to undergo surgery for a broken wrist. Germany's elite antiterrorism unit arrested the man, identified only as Sergei W.in keeping with German privacy laws.

by | April 24, 2017 | 13:53

It's not known how much the handset will cost and when it might reach store shelves, but Samsung has in the past released new Active smartphones in June. Samsung CEO of the Galaxy S8's iris recognition Mark Clifton, stated that Federal Bureau of Investigation utilizes 13 points of identification per fingerprint, which 10 fingers might have 130 unique identifiers.

by | April 24, 2017 | 13:50

The speculation tax, which is aimed to take effect immediately, will not apply to refugees or immigrant nominees. Anyone obtaining a permanent residency or Canadian citizenship within four years of purchasing their home would receive a full rebate of the NRST.

by | April 24, 2017 | 13:34

Rep. Jason Chaffetz, a Utah Republican and chairman of the House's powerful oversight committee, will not seek re-election to Congress, he announced Wednesday. In February, he was drowned out by boos at a town hall meeting, where constituents shouted, " Do your job! ". The position of chairman of the House oversight committee is important to conservatives because the panel performs a key function, said Rachel Bovard, director of policy services at The Heritage Foundation and a former ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 13:20

Crude oil prices are set to close this week's trading lower, despite key members of OPEC favoring an extension of their ongoing production cut. James Williams, president of energy consultant WTRG Economics in London, Arkansas, said the minister's bullish statement did not lift prices much because of growing USA shale production.

by | April 24, 2017 | 13:18

The most recent official forecast in the December budget update was for 2 per cent in 2016-17 followed by 2.75 per cent in 2017-18. The forecast for 2018 is 3.6%. The IMF also revised downwards forecasts on employment in Romania, which could record a significant drop in 2017, up to 4.5 percent, compared to 6.2 percent as it forecasted previously.

by | April 24, 2017 | 13:06

With its 189 members gathering in Washington this week, the fund faces the unusual challenge of a United States government now noisily at odds with some of the IMF's most important positions, including trade liberalisation, financial regulation and climate change.

by | April 24, 2017 | 13:05

San Francisco was hit by a massive power cut on Friday that severely disrupted life in the American west coast city. The electricity went out on a sunny spring day, and some people posted memes about being let off work and playing in the sunshine.

by | April 24, 2017 | 12:29

Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, noted that the global economy is expanding at a healthier clip this year but said, "We need to make that global growth more inclusive". Strong national economies should not expect to be immune from the problems of their neighbors, Lagarde said, promising "major spillovers across borders" if these problems are not addressed head on.

by | April 24, 2017 | 12:20

Following the report, the Obama administration warned cities that they could miss out on grant money if they did not comply with the law , but it never actually withheld funds. "Majority are still awaiting sentences or are still in jail, maybe we should ask them we're soft on crime", O'Neill told the gathered reporters. Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher, D-San Diego, said in a statement that Sessions "saw first hand that our community is determined to resist the hateful, bigoted ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 11:50

The Firm enables its clients to provide their clients engaging, multiscreen experiences with products that require scale, actionable data and implementation. Suntrust Robinson maintained it with "Neutral" rating and $53 target in Thursday, January 21 report. As per Friday, February 24, the company rating was maintained by Societe Generale.

by | April 24, 2017 | 11:44

The IMF in particular has sounded warnings against Trump´s plans to shrink USA trade deficits with potential measures to restrict imports, arguing in its latest economic forecasts that protectionist policies would crimp global growth that is starting to gain traction.

by | April 24, 2017 | 11:40

President Donald Trump has rejected a bid by USA oil giant Exxon Mobil Corp.to resume a Black Sea oil venture with a sanctioned Russian firm close to the Kremlin, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Friday. Since taking up the position of Secretary of State, Tillerson has sworn to recuse himself from matters related to Exxon for at least two years, and will play no role in reviewing the company's waiver request.

by | April 24, 2017 | 11:34

May, appointed prime minister in the turmoil that followed Britain's vote to leave the European Union last June, said she needed the election to secure her own mandate and strengthen her hand for the Brexit negotiations ahead. Likewise - West Midlands Mayor hopeful Andy Street (Cons) said it had been "brilliant" to have the PM with him on the door step just 11 days away from the mayoral election on May 4.

by | April 24, 2017 | 11:31

Police caught up with Stephens shortly after the exchange, and, following a brief chase, Stephens shot and killed himself , according to officials. The police chief said Tuesday that it wasn't clear whether Stephens had any help while he was on the run or where he had been and that investigators will try to retrace he steps.

by | April 24, 2017 | 11:26

It applies to property in the Greater Golden Horseshoe area - one of North America's fastest growing regions, comprised of the Greater Toronto Area and surrounding municipalities. Wynne will join Finance Minister Charles Sousa and Housing Minister Chris Ballard on Thursday against a backdrop of condo towers in booming Liberty Village to launch a massive plan to improve housing affordability.

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:30

Commentators have said a low voter turnout would benefit far-right candidate Marine Le Pen, whose voters are seen to have more enthusiasm and are more certain to vote in a low turnout election than supporters of some other candidates. Hollande has been so unpopular in his presidency, he made the unusual decision not to run for a second term. Soon after, politicians from the left began calling for their supporters to - if reluctantly - cast their ballots for Chirac as a vote of opposition to ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:23

The victor of that contest will be France's next president. The first round of the French polls was held under tight security in the wake of the terror attack in Paris on Thursday night, which disrupted the final day of campaigning on Friday.

by | April 24, 2017 | 10:22

In return, Canberra would help resettle refugees from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras. Trump campaigned on a tough immigration policy, and one of his first and most controversial actions as president was to freeze the US refugee resettlement program.

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:26

A truck rammed into people on a central Stockholm street on Friday before crashing into a department store, killing four people and injuring 15 others. Police have previously said they are sure the suspect is the driver of the truck, citing technical evidence and video camera surveillance images. He had been known to intelligence services since previous year when he disappeared before he could be deported after his application for asylum was rejected.

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:01

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by | April 24, 2017 | 08:53

Senator Adeleke, who is a two-term senator, won the Osun West senatorial seat on the platform of the People's Democratic Party in 2007. His emergence as the governor then, fresh from the United States, was still the stuff of political thrillers as he earned the nickname, SERUBAWON, after he beat older political gladiators in the primaries of the Social Democratic Party to clinch the ticket.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:48

Their sacrifices left an indelible mark on our history, and spurred the emergence of a Canadian national consciousness. Prime Minster Justin Trudeau was among the dignitaries to speak at the ceremony at the Canadian National Vimy Memorial in northern France.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:20

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was Exxon Mobil's chief executive before joining President Trump's Cabinet. The company originally applied for a waiver to gain access to the Black Sea in July 2015 but its application wasn't approved, the person said .

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:18

Friday saw Archibald claim her second world title and first as an individual after her 2014 team pursuit win. I just needed to keep grinding and recover for the sprints. "And if you get selected the chances are you're going to do all right". It took until six laps to go until Barker caught the bunch, but that propelled her into the lead with 59, with Hammer unable to take anything in the final sprint.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:13

On Thursday, before the break closed most major markets, they settled up 3 cents at $55.89 a barrel. US crude oil production reached 9.24 million barrels per day (bpd), according to the latest Energy Information Administration data, making it the world's third-largest producer after Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:10

The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation Asset Management holds an EPS of 3.15 that demonstrates an EPS growth this year at 16.30%. The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation ( BNY Mellon ) is an investments company. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.63%. 01/03/2017 - Bank Of New York Mellon Corporation (The) had its "overweight" rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:09

Warmbier was accused of committing a "hostile act" for allegedly trying to steal a political banner and was sentenced in March 2016 to 15 years hard labor. CBS News correspondent Seth Doane reported past year that Warmbier was in North Korea for a five-day visit and was detained at Pyongyang's airport ahead of a flight back to China.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:47

Sales were up on a month-over-month basis in more than half of the local markets measured, led by Greater Vancouver and the nearby Fraser Valley region in B.C.as well as London, Ont., St. We know these individuals are concerned by the housing market. The issue has become a headache for the province's Liberal government, which is trailing the Progressive Conservatives in polls ahead of an election in June next year, and lawmakers face a hard balancing act to find policies that will stabilise ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:37

All polls show the pro-Europe, pro-business moderniser with a 20-point lead in a head-to head contest with Le Pen, who has hardened her anti-immigration and anti-Europe rhetoric over the last week. The projected result will mean a face-off between politicians with radically contrasting economic visions. "I was really scared of a Fillon-Le Pen".

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:15

The move could lead the United States to impose tariffs on steel. It was negotiated by the Obama administration but rejected by Trump nearly immediately after he took office in January. "We all want free and fair trade and that is what is reflected in the communique", he told reporters when asked why the language on protectionism had been dropped.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:05

Bob Ross, president of the Association of Professional Flight Attendants union, which represents American Airlines workers, said in a statement that tight schedules, overcrowded planes, shrinking seats and limited overhead bin space have made it hard for flight attendants to board passengers.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:00

White House budget director Mick Mulvaney , took a bit more of a conciliatory approach saying , "We don't know yet", when asked whether Trump would sign a bill without funding for the wall. The president also brought up a funding mechanism he first suggested on the campaign trail: making Mexico pay for the wall. "The burden to keep it open is on the Republicans", Pelosi said.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:59

US inventories now sit at 532.3 million barrels, only down about 3 million units from the record reached in March. U.S. crude inventories probably shrank by 1.7 million barrels last week, according to a Bloomberg survey before an EIA report Wednesday.

by | April 24, 2017 | 06:50

Netflix can be considered one of the pioneers in streaming video, having made the jump to a subscription online movie and TV show business back when DVD rentals where still fashionable. The market for subscription video services in Europe (EFA) is projected to expand by nearly $1 billion annually for the next five years, according to research firm ReThink Technology Solutions.