Economy

by | May 25, 2017 | 13:14

As voters in Iran danced in the streets, celebrating the landslide re-election of a moderate as president, US President Donald Trump stood in front of a gathering of leaders from across the Muslim world and called on them to isolate a nation he said had " fuelled the fires of sectarian conflict and terror ".

by | May 25, 2017 | 12:14

Mr Trump added: "Our society can have no tolerance for this continuation of bloodshed". Barghouthi was convicted in Israeli courts of masterminding the murder of Israeli civilians and sentenced to multiple life terms. Trump has until June 1 to decide whether to continue the practice. Mr Trump's speech came after he met Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas in Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank earlier in the day.

by | May 25, 2017 | 11:27

The 72-year-old leader warned he might expand the coverage of martial law to the entire country if the threat of terrorism spreads outside Mindanao, and ordered a naval blockade to prevent the militants from hiding in the central island of Visayas.

by | May 25, 2017 | 12:18

Erdogan had been in Washington to visit with Presidnet Donald Trump and protesters gathered outside of the Turkish ambassador's residence in Washington, D.C. Under the eyes of shocked American passers-by, a small group of pro-Kurdish protesters who gathered on the U.S. capital's "Embassy Row" received a taste of the hardline tactics that Erdogan has adopted in his homeland to quell dissent .

by | May 25, 2017 | 11:17

Both sides will face tough decisions. He, however, offered no specifics on how he planned to make progress in resolving the conflict, with widespread scepticism over whether meaningful talks are possible for now. Trump". The Jerusalem Post called Hotovely's request "unprecedented", saying that the foreign ministry has never before called on the public to visit the site on Jerusalem Day.

by | May 25, 2017 | 11:41

USA production did suffer. Although the figure is equivalent only to the output of a mid-sized field, it sends a powerful signal about the United States' decreasing need for imports as its own production reaches new highs. "Gasoline demand is picking up in the USA, which also resulted in larger-than-expected crude drawdown despite higher oil production and imports", said Abhishek Kumar, senior energy analyst at Interfax Energy's Global Gas Analytics in London.

by | May 25, 2017 | 12:27

Moody's ratings agency downgraded China's credit score on Wednesday, warning that economy-wide debt is expected to rise as potential economic growth slows over the coming years. Moody's said its now stable outlook reflected the assessment that risks were balanced. Although the impact of that downgrade on Gulf equities may be weak and indirect, a stronger dollar - which most Gulf states are pegged to - may hurt tourism from China and other emerging markets, especially to Dubai, one of the top ...

by | May 25, 2017 | 12:39

Much was made in the media of their differences in the weeks leading up to the meeting. And even the pontiff's congratulatory message sent to mark Trump's inauguration contained a sly reference to their disagreement, as the pope wrote that he hoped the United States' worldwide stature would "continue to be measured above all by its concern for the poor, the outcast and those in need".

by | May 25, 2017 | 11:56

Trump later told news anchors at the White House that Mueller's appointment was a "very, very negative thing", adding: "I believe it hurts our country terribly, because it shows we're a divided, mixed-up, not-unified country". As Clinton was still recovering from past allegations and the uncertainty of whether she would be indicted or not, reopening the investigation with a little over a week before the 2016 election meant that Clinton's face would receive criticism, while others would ...

by | May 25, 2017 | 12:12

The Gallatin County Sheriff's department made the announcement in a press statement late Wednesday. UPDATE II: The Fox affiliate news crew in the room with them released a statement, and it's completely damning for Gianforte . Greg then attempted to grab the phone that was pushed in his face. "It's unfortunate that this aggressive behavior from a liberal journalist created this scene at our campaign volunteer BBQ", the statement said.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:44

Therefore 40% are positive. Analysts await BP plc (ADR) (NYSE:BP) to report earnings on July, 25. The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, May 17th. Canaccord Genuity maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Sunday, October 4 report. JP Morgan maintained the stock with "Neutral" rating in Friday, September 9 report.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:52

Constellation Brands, Inc. (STZ ) climbed 1.16% and its total traded volume was 1.04 million shares contrast to the average volume of 1.46 million shares. (NYSE:STZ) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, April 6 by Pivotal Research. The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $180.86, down from yesterday's close by -1.78%.

by | May 25, 2017 | 12:23

The company asked nearly 2,000 IT and business decision-makers across the globe about their IoT projects, and found a third of all completed projects were not successful in achieving their goals. The survey did not just look at failures, but also examined what ingredients make an IoT project successful. In addition, organisations with the most successful IoT initiatives leveraged ecosystem partnerships most widely, using partners at every phase from strategic planning to data analytics ...

by | May 25, 2017 | 12:14

The merger was originally slated for completion on 31 March 2017 but ran it complexities in terms of documentation pushing the deadline back to 31 May. Since then roughly a dozen competition authorities across the world had to grant their approval. Shares in Hapag-Lloyd were up almost 6 percent by 1352 GMT, extending gains of 2.6 percent before the announcement.

by | May 25, 2017 | 11:12

In a stopover lasting 28 hours, he is to meet separately with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. Even Breitbart, the conservative news website founded by White House advisor Steve Bannon, seemed confused by the image, sharing it on Twitter alongside filmmaker George Lucas and his misgivings about The Phantom Menace , his ill-conceived Star Wars prequel.

by | May 25, 2017 | 12:07

The actor's family said that Roger passed away after "a short but fearless battle with cancer". Hollywood is mourning the loss of another great today with the sad news that Sir Roger Moore has died overnight at the age of 89. "Thank you Pops for being you", his children said in their statement, "and being so very special to so many people". The article said, "When Sean Connery had stepped down from the role for good, Moore was asked again and made his first Bond film in 1973, the ...

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:19

It has by 0.00% the S&P500. Fifth Third Retail Bank reported 44,449 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. The SI to Eros International Plc's float is 21.19%. Johnson Investment Counsel reported 14,586 shares. Finally, Janus Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Charles Schwab Corp by 19.9% in the first quarter.

by | May 25, 2017 | 11:57

Amalgamated Savings Bank invested in 5,338 shares. Cornerstone Advsrs Inc reported 0.06% in Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG). Brinker Capital Inc invested in 40,216 shares or 0.12% of the stock. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, September 27 by Canaccord Genuity. On Friday, August 12 the stock rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs with "Hold".

by | May 25, 2017 | 11:12

The agency reports that the bill could destabilize individual insurance markets in some states, leaving unhealthy Americans unable to buy insurance. One challenge the CBO faced in creating these estimates was figuring out how many states would get those waivers, and the report acknowledges that this creates some uncertainty in the estimates.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:41

The administration's budget proposal remained consistent with Trump's campaign promises, leaving Medicare and Social Security untouched. U.S. Sen. He said the spending plan was "simply ludicrous". The food stamp program, which helps low-income and disabled people buy groceries, would be reduced by $200 billion over 10 years.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:27

Sen. Jim Risch said it was up to Congress to "set our nation's budget and appropriate funds" in response to the administration's "blueprint". Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue were also testifying.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:27

The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, had earlier stated that the country was out of recession, shortly after the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, said the country will be fully out of recession by the second quarter of the year.

by | May 25, 2017 | 11:38

You can now add special effects, soundtracks, transitions, annotations as well as 3-dimensional objects to your videos and photos in mixed reality. Timeline: This feature as shown in the image above will improve the Task View area. In addition, Microsoft is also bringing a new Fluent Design to the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update , which is expected to be released in September.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:37

The FCF Yield 5yr Average is calculated by taking the five year average free cash flow of a company, and dividing it by the current enterprise value . The Q.i. Value is a helpful tool in determining if a company is undervalued or not. The VC1 of Seattle Genetics, Inc. Generally, a stock scoring an 8 or 9 would be viewed as strong while a stock with a score from 0-2 would be considered weak.

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:57

The last message she received was a text to say the last song had started and the girls would be out soon. The Bishop of Argyll and the Isles, Bishop Brian McGee, has travelled to Barra to visit the school and to offer support to Laura and Eilidh's families.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:09

Iran , which held presidential elections Friday, is a sharp contrast, Zarif noted, to the inherited monarchy that rules in Saudi Arabia . Obama finalized an agreement with Iran in 2015, when the USA promised to lift more than $100 billion in sanctions against the Middle Eastern nation in exchange from keeping nuclear weapons out of its hands.

by | May 25, 2017 | 11:17

Rocket Lab has made it to space. The Los Angeles-based company built its first launch pad on New Zealand's Mahia Peninsula - in part because founder Peter Beck is a New Zealander, and in part because the licensing requirements and operating conditions were commercially advantageous.

by | May 25, 2017 | 11:20

Shawbrook Group plc is a lending and savings bank. Market capitalisation for LON:BRBY is £7,634,724,805 GBP. The Firm operates through four divisions: Property Finance, Business Finance, Consumer Lending and Central. The Financial services segment serves the retail financial services industry, which includes Money Marketing, Fund Strategy, Mortgage Strategy, Corporate Advisor, Tax Briefs, Headline Money and Platforum.

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:51

Moody's said earlier today that the downgrade of China's long-term local currency and foreign currency issuer ratings was out of the expectation of eroding Chinese financial strength, "with economy-wide debt continuing to rise and the potential growth slows".

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:36

Lockheed Martin has a 52 week low of $228.50 and a 52 week high of $276.64. The stock rose 0.53% or $1.47 reaching $278.5 per share. Lockheed Martin Corporation is a security and aerospace company. Gsa Ptnrs Ltd Liability Partnership reported 14,939 shares. Stock investors bought 344 put options on the company. Virginia Retirement Et Al owns 42,500 shares.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:58

Johnson & Johnson and a subsidiary's $33 million deal with state attorneys general Wednesday covers misrepresentations over manufacturing practices for drugs such as Tylenol, Benadryl and others. The products in question were voluntarily recalled between 2009 and 2011. McNeil-PPC pleaded guilty in 2015 to introducing adulterated infants' and children's over-the-counter drugs into interstate commerce.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:26

Temer's attempt to win back confidence and stay in power was undermined Tuesday as one aide was arrested. Some government agencies were evacuated in response, the president's office said. Now, Temer is facing threats of impeachment, and a resignation is a strong possibility as public and political pressures grow. For Temer - accused of corruption and obstruction of justice just as macro-economic signs are improving - last week was simultaneously the "best and worst moment" for his government.

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:45

I can tell you also that he is reaching for peace. On Monday, Trump said he did not mention Israel in his meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, in an off-the-cuff comment that many saw as confirmation that the source was in fact Israeli.

by | May 25, 2017 | 10:09

Louisiana State Employees Retirement System now owns 24,400 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock valued at $991,000 after buying an additional 200 shares during the period. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Carrizo Oil & Gas from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Monday, February 6th. Carrizo Oil & Gas has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $44.83.

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:23

The visit began with a handshake after each man arrived, Trump in a lengthy motorcade, Francis in a Ford Focus. Trump said he'll be reading it. The meeting turned out not to be about Francis, the leader of 1.2 billion Catholics, taking the American president to the woodshed about building a wall or closing borders to refugees.