Economy

by | May 22, 2017 | 10:24

Hilltop Holdings Inc sold 8,363 shares as Glaxosmithkline Plc (GSK)'s stock 0.00%. About 28.85M shares traded. (NASDAQ:AIRT) has risen 6.00% since April 19, 2017 and is uptrending. On Friday, February 3 the stock rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with "Hold". The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, February 3 by Kempen & Co.

by | May 22, 2017 | 09:43

In retaliation for the new USA sanctions, Iran said it had added nine American individuals and companies to its own list of 15 US companies for alleged human rights violations and cooperation with Israel, its archenemy. "The worst deal I think I've ever seen negotiated that you started is the Iran deal". At the same time, the USA retains sanctions against Iran on the missile program, human rights and on suspicion that Tehran sponsors terrorism.

by | May 22, 2017 | 07:35

During his meetings with lawmakers, Mr Rosenstein said that his conversations with Mr Sessions revealed his long-held belief that Mr Comey should be replaced, based on his public statements related to the investigation of former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, beginning in July a year ago.

by | May 22, 2017 | 07:24

The Society International Telecommunications Aeronautiques (SITA)-owned Advanced Passenger Processing (APP) system was down until shortly after 10am AEST, though delays in passport processing continued as airlines worked to clear the backlog of passengers.

by | May 22, 2017 | 06:45

When Netanyahu asked if he could accompany the president, a USA diplomat told the Israelis that the site is in the West Bank and is "not your territory". "The truth of the matter is - and I always knew and understood this - that whoever sits in the Oval Office and at helm of the United States understands the complexities and sensitivities of situation here".

by | May 22, 2017 | 06:37

In his speech to the House of Representatives tonight, Treasurer Scott Morrison announced that the government expects that the federal budget will return a $7.4 billion surplus in 2020-21 - a projection that is in line with that offered in the 2016-17 budget.

by | May 22, 2017 | 05:55

Still, even if the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its partners prolong their measures when they meet next week, inventories will probably remain above average at the end of the year, it said. There's still concern that a surge in U.S. production, together with an increase in Libyan output and signs of recovery in Nigeria, may undercut the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries' strategy to stabilize the market and prop up prices.

by | May 22, 2017 | 06:07

Some early reports had suggested Ford might cut as much as 10 percent of its salaried employees. Ford said in January it was cancelling a planned Mexico plant and adding 700 jobs in MI. The 114-year-old automaker has also embarked on a massive, 10-year plan to remake its Dearborn campus to attract tech-savvy young workers. Ford shares are down almost 40 percent since Mark Fields took over as chief executive officer in July 2014.

by | May 22, 2017 | 05:35

Sunday's launch took place one week after North Korea carried out one of its most successful missile tests date, sending an intermediate-range missile almost 800 miles. North Korea conducted two nuclear tests previous year alone, possibly improving its ability to make nuclear weapons small enough to fit on long-range missiles.

by | May 22, 2017 | 06:11

Bank of Nova Scotia raised its position in Boston Scientific by 925.2% in the first quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 613,289 shares of the medical equipment provider's stock valued at $14,596,000 after buying an additional 75,768 shares during the last quarter.

by | May 22, 2017 | 04:42

It made an invincible season a no-doubter and gave Celtic 106 goals on the season, breaking its own Scottish record of 105 goals in one season. However, to perform like we've done is truly remarkable. Rodgers, named Ladbrokes Premiership manager of the season, believes Brown can have the longevity of fellow Scots Gordon Strachan and Gary McAllister.

by | May 22, 2017 | 03:59

Of the passengers and crew of the Boeing 737, no one was hurt . Recovery crews hoist a utility truck that had been carrying eight employees at Los Angeles International Airport when it was struck by a taxiing plane and overturned on May 20, 2017.

by | May 22, 2017 | 02:52

The test triggered a new US -backed push for a fresh round of United Nations sanctions against the North. North Korea on Friday (May 19) angrily dismissed reports linking its isolated regime to the global cyberattack that held thousands of computers to virtual ransom.

by | May 22, 2017 | 03:31

The stock draws are likely to be even greater. Their announcement sparked a rally in oil prices, which had sagged on signs the cutbacks made so far haven't significantly depleted the world's brimming fuel inventories. Production fell due to major producers' production cut deal. The IEA forecast global demand growth of 1.3 million b/d in 2017, unchanged from its previous assessment.

by | May 22, 2017 | 00:58

Hundreds of workers at the Hanford nuclear waste site in Washington state have been ordered to "take cover" after a tunnel collapse, according to local news sources . There was speculation that road work near the tunnel caused it to collapse. It was discovered Tuesday as part of a routine inspection and occurred during a massive cleanup that has been underway since the 1980s and costs more than $2 billion a year.

by | May 22, 2017 | 01:32

Although some coverage states the plane's engine had caught on fire, Qantas denies that claim. The A380 had been due in Melbourne on Sunday morning, but the pilot was forced to turn the flight around mid-air after one of four engines on board failed.

by | May 22, 2017 | 01:52

Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law, has reportedly been identified as a "person of interest" in the ongoing investigation into alleged Russian interference in the USA presidential election. "Moreover, the American people deserve an opportunity to hear it". The President also reiterated that he was not personally under investigation. Mueller will have broad powers in his new role and the latitude to investigate anything related to the Trump campaign's ties to Russian ...

by | May 22, 2017 | 00:54

Earlier this week, mainstream media outlets like the Washington Post, New York Times published articles claiming that Trump had told Lavrov that firing Comey ameliorated "great pressure". broadcaster. "I am hopeful that he will clarify for the American people recent events that have been broadly reported in the media", panel Chairman Richard Burr said in a statement.

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:32

MEHNERT DANA A sold $10.40 million worth of stock or 99,400 shares. Insider Trades for Antero Midstream Partners LP show that the latest trade was made on 14 April 2017 where Schopp Alvyn A, the Affiliated Person completed a transaction type "Buy" in which 17114 shares were traded at a price of $0.

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:30

More than 40 people have been killed in nearly two months of unrest in Venezuela. San Cristobal is the cradle of the current wave of protests against the socialist government of President Nicolas Maduro in Venezuela. In February , the United States designated Maduro's vice president and presumed heir Tareck El Aissami a major global drug trafficker. The action marked second time the Trump administration has stripped high-level Venezuelan officials of their US assets and banned Americans ...

by | May 22, 2017 | 00:04

President Donald Trump is kicking off the second day of his first foreign trip overseas with a series of bilateral and group meetings with foreign leaders. The summit aims at reinvigorating relations between the Arab Muslim countries and the US. "We have enuf enemies", read a January 29, 2015 tweet on Trump's personal account.

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:03

The adviser said the government would strengthen the legal team that would appear before the world court when the hearing in the case resumed. ICJ announced its verdict on May 18 pronouncing that Pakistan should not execute Jadhav until the final decision of the court and that he should be granted consular access.

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:19

It has by 0.00% the S&P500. Polymetal International PLC (LON:POLY) had its price objective decreased by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from GBX 980 ($12.65) to GBX 956 ($12.34) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, May 3rd. About 5.13 million shares traded. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, November 13 by JP Morgan. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company's stock.

by | May 21, 2017 | 22:28

Bindi, vermilion, glass bangles, handlooms, hearing aids and handmade musical instruments have also been exempt under GST. The Manufacturers Association for Information Technology had earlier recommended a 12 percent tax rate for computers but the GST Council has raised it instead.

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:24

And after Ryan was done talking about what he wanted to talk about, reporters immediately started asking him about the half a dozen massive news stories from the past 12 hours alone that, taken together, raise even more questions about whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation in the 2016 presidential election.

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:12

Although the powers of the elected president are limited by those of unelected Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei who outranks him, the scale of Rouhani's victory gives the pro-reform camp a strong mandate to seek the sort of change that hardliners have thwarted for decades.

by | May 21, 2017 | 22:55

Moving the American embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem would end the peace process between Israel and the Palestinians, a senior Palestinian official said Saturday. "We will strengthen the security relations and we will talk about the ways to advance peace", he stated . But with "a new sheriff in town", as Nikki Haley, the U.S.

by | May 21, 2017 | 22:24

Friday against fifth-seeded Clemson (39-17, 17-13). #9 Duke vs. #5 Clemson (Pool D) - 7:00 p.m. Miami, which enters the tournament still looking for wins to continue bolstering its NCAA Tournament resume, will open play in Louisville on Tuesday morning at 11 against No.

by | May 21, 2017 | 21:31

We're moving faster to combine out digital and physical assets to make shopping simple and easy for customers. The highest price WMT stock touched in the last 12 month was $76.78 and the lowest price it hit in the same period was $60.99. Growth at Wal-Mart's brick-and-mortar stores was more measured, though it still outpaced estimates. The 10-year Treasury yield rose to 2.25 percent from 2.23 percent late Thursday.

by | May 21, 2017 | 21:11

The state's unemployment rate was 3.8 percent in January, a record at the time, and dropped one-tenth of a percentage point every month until April's low of 3.5 percent. That's the lowest it's been since 1976 and an entire point lower than the national average. A significant number of the job gains occurred in nine states, led by Texas, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

by | May 21, 2017 | 20:45

WannaCry notified users of infected computers that they had to pay money if they want to recover their encrypted data. However, the researchers notified that the solution works around in specific conditions, for instance, if user applied the fix ahead of WannaCry threat of locking up their data and if victims had not rebooted their computers after the attack.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:55

She recalls that there were other passengers who helped the flight attendant return the man to his seat. Several passengers prevented him and as soon as the aircraft landed he was arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Passengers and crew then subdued the man, took him to the back of the plane and duct-taped him to a seat. The attendant then took off down the aisle with her cart to block the passenger from advancing, saying: "You're not coming in here".

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:33

Aside from the two, Vietnam, Malaysia, Brunei and Taiwan also have overlapping claims in the region. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Friday China's leaders told him they were prepared to go to war over competing claims in the South China Sea .

by | May 21, 2017 | 20:02

If companies don't pass on the benefits, we have the antiprofiteering clause. The long-awaited Goods and Services Tax has been hailed as India's biggest tax overhaul since independence in 1947. But tax department estimates that the tax incidence on this will be unchanged at 15 per cent after the input credit is taken on equipment by the service providers.

by | May 21, 2017 | 18:41

On April 29, the North fired a ballistic missile from a Pukchang area but it exploded in mid-air minutes after lift-off, the South Korean and United States militaries announced at the time. The latest test comes just one week after North Korea's most successful test to date, a test of the new Hwasong-12 medium long-range surface-to-surface missile.