Economy

by | June 09, 2018 | 10:41

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by | June 09, 2018 | 05:54

But the Japanese government issued a sudden announcement on June 1 instructing any host without a license number to cancel upcoming reservations that were booked before June 15-even though many of these hosts are actively engaged in the registration process or awaiting their license.

by | June 09, 2018 | 06:48

Porsche makes different versions of all its cars, ranging from from fast to extremely fast, and it's expected to do the same with the Taycan . The Taycan "must be a Porsche first", Stefan Weckbach, vice president of Porsche's battery electric vehicle program, told The New York Times recently.

by | June 09, 2018 | 06:03

Hans Vestberg is now the executive vice president and president of Global Networks and chief technology officer of Verizon. Until he retires at year end, McAdam will serve as executive chairman, then become non-executive chairman, the company said in a statement.

by | June 09, 2018 | 04:59

Every week we will be giving away 25$ gift card to Tim Horton's if you can share your "bits of wisdom" about the D. Tim Hortons on Bernard Avenue in Kelowna saw a steady line all morning long, for Camp Day. "It's just such a great opportunity for them". One day a year, a coffee can change a life. For the third year, Tim Hortons guests can also purchase a limited edition Camp Day bracelet at participating Tim Hortons restaurants for $2 while supplies last.

by | June 09, 2018 | 02:54

Harvey Weinstein is scheduled to be arraigned in NY on rape and criminal sex act charges . The proceedings Tuesday also saw a large portion given over to the issue, reported in NY tabloids in recent days, that prosecutors could seek to have Brafman removed because a one-time associate at his firm had contact with another Weinstein accuser, Melissa Thompson, without revealing his affiliation to her.

by | June 09, 2018 | 02:46

Some world leaders lamented that the president was needlessly starting a trade war between Western countries that would only ultimately hurt workers and raising tensions between economically close allies. President Donald Trump fired off what appeared to be passive-aggressive tweets to world leaders on Thursday, one day before he is set to meet G7 leaders for a summit in Canada.

by | June 09, 2018 | 00:53

Individuals would also have the right to grow up to four cannabis plants at home. Canadians will be allowed to carry up to 30 grams of dried cannabis for personal use while those who sell or give marijuana to minors or who drive under its influence will face stiff penalties.

by | June 09, 2018 | 00:30

You will get the chance in November 2018 to decide whether or not recreational marijuana should be legalized in MI for those over the age of 21. The issue will be on the November ballot after lawmakers failed to take up a vote Tuesday. "We know we have a national challenge with cannabis". It's estimated that recreational marijuana sales could be worth $3.3 billion in Canada by 2027.

by | June 09, 2018 | 00:03

Any takeover would nevertheless involve the closure of well over 100 stores and lead to thousands of job losses. Sky News has learnt that Alteri Investors, which specialises in backing troubled chains, pulled out of negotiations with Poundworld's owners and advisers within the last 24 hours.

by | June 08, 2018 | 23:20

A US$70 billion package of purchases would amount to a 53.8% increase. Exports rose 12.6 per cent to $212.9 billion, little changed from the previous month's 12.9 per cent. "China trade negotiations raises hopes that a sharp downturn in shipments can be avoided". Top Chinese economic adviser Liu He made the offer during weekend trade talks in Beijing with a USA delegation led by Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, reported The Wall Street Journal on Tuesday.

by | June 08, 2018 | 21:14

Anticipating a tense two days in Quebec, Trump has complained about having to attend the summit, particularly since it comes just before his high-stakes meeting in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, said two people with knowledge of his thinking.

by | June 08, 2018 | 20:38

In letters to Meddings, the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority, the chair of the Treasury Committee , Nicky Morgan, said the committee was expressing no opinion on who was responsible for the IT crisis but on Pester's response afterwards.

by | June 08, 2018 | 19:45

As expected, they approved Bill C-45, which will allow anyone over the age of 18 to purchase weed. MPs there will now have to decide what to do about the the nearly four dozen amendments to Bill C-45 that were made in the Senate .The government will have to decide whether to approve, reject or modify the changes before returning the bill back to the Senate for another vote.

by | June 08, 2018 | 19:43

So he might see the latest data as vindication his policies are working even though the figures can vary month to month. However, trade tensions are a threat to the overall outlook and clearly could derail the economic growth, added the economist.

by | June 08, 2018 | 19:56

Based on two industry sources, Nikkei via Reuters stated that Apple is expecting 80 million of the upcoming iPhones to be shipped this year and while those are a lot of shipments, that is 20 million less than the shipments planned last year during the same time period.

by | June 08, 2018 | 17:27

Surging U.S. production has capped gains in WTI prices, widening the grade's discount to Brent to more than $11 a barrel CL-LCO1=R . West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were down 38 cents, or 0.6 percent, at $65.57 a barrel. OPEC member Venezuela, threatened with USA sanctions in the midst of an economic crisis, is almost a month behind delivering crude to customers from its main export terminals, according to shipping data.

by | June 08, 2018 | 16:39

Thomas Wright, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, told reporters that for Trump's first 500 days, "these countries generally were bent over backwards not to criticize President Trump". Mr Trump's decision to impose 25 percent levy on all imports of steel and 10 percent on aluminium imports from the EU, Canada and Mexico sparked fears of an all-out trade war.

by | June 08, 2018 | 15:00

After several employees quit and thousands of others signed a petition against the program, Google has said it will end its participation when its current contract expires next year. lab owned by Google's parent company, Alphabet, is considering whether it should refrain from publishing certain research because it may be risky. Google reportedly said the wording changed because the company can't control all uses of its AI technology.

by | June 08, 2018 | 12:08

Coinbase , an industry-leading cryptocurrency exchange, has been slow to add new coins, given that they may be considered a security by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Alternative trading systems operate outside traditional public stock exchanges. We believe this will democratize access to capital markets for companies and investors alike, lowering costs for all participants and bringing additional transparency and inclusion to the ecosystem.

by | June 08, 2018 | 12:03

The chief executive, Alan Joyce, revealed on Monday that the airline is in the process of making the change after China's aviation regulator in April gave more than 40 airlines a deadline of 25 May to do so. "Having said that, that's a business decision for Qantas, I'm not going to start running their airline for them", he said. Australian Parliament, Canberra.

by | June 08, 2018 | 10:10

In the two-hour documentary - "When Greed and Corruption Become the Norm", released on Wednesday - several Ghanaian referees and appointing officials are shown allegedly accepting cash gifts in exchange for fixing games in the Ghana Premier League, including one between Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko, and cup competitions at various levels of the game.

by | June 08, 2018 | 07:51

But the European Union (including Ireland) did not agree in December, and is unlikely to agree now, to a time limit that could end with the Irish border problem still unresolved: a temporary backstop is not a backstop. between the United Kingdom and the EU" that would allow the United Kingdom to sign free trade deals with other countries (but not implement the parts of them relating to tariffs, rendering them largely pointless).

by | June 08, 2018 | 08:24

That's the most since records began in December 2000. Previously released BLS data showed 6.3 million job seekers in April and 6.1 million job seekers during the month of May. In April 2000, the last time the unemployment rate was at 3.8 percent, hourly pay was up almost 4 percent. So while the quits rate of government workers is somewhat responsive to the changing job market, the four-tenths-of-percent rise is far narrower than the one percentage point rise of the private sector.

by | June 08, 2018 | 07:33

Bill 35 would put a cap on surge pricing. Uber driver Joshua Oh drives in Honolulu on Wednesday. She told council members that Honolulu has the highest taxi prices in the nation and Uber is 40 percent cheaper. "We're new to this", Leong said. "Seriously, we just don't have the knowledge at this point". Ozawa questioned whether the administration would even enforce a cap if it opposes the idea.

by | June 08, 2018 | 06:34

Alexander Nix revealed in testimony to British MPs that the boards of SCL and Cambridge Analytica had judged the operations were no long viable and were in liquidation. Lucas retorted: "Facts are what we are presenting to you. What we are getting back from you is bluster and rudeness". But he asked the MPs: "What happens if none of that is actually true?" Mr Nix on Wednesday said the consultancy had been given data by Kogan.

by | June 08, 2018 | 01:56

Investigators said that the Model X didn't attempt to brake or steer clear of the crash. While that claim has been confirmed by a preliminary report released by the NTSB today, it appears that there's more to the story than meets the eye.

by | June 07, 2018 | 22:43

There is a secret facility run by a company called Kitty Hawk that is putting flying vehicle models to the test. The Cora, now undergoing tests in New Zealand, could be used as part of a ride-sharing or taxi service, according to the company.

by | June 07, 2018 | 23:02

Stocks finally opened for trading at 9am, with the FTSE 100 rising 0.5 per cent. Trading normally begins at 08:00 each weekday, but Thursday's opening session did not begin until 09:00. Other European bourses have also faced issues in recent months. In May, Euronext, the first pan-European exchange, was challenged with a problem publishing major indices, including the French Cac 40.

by | June 07, 2018 | 21:19

Poundworld's problems first surfaced in April when its owner, the American private equity firm TPG Capital , was said to be considering a plan to launch a CVA , an insolvency procedure that would enable it to reduce rents and close about 100 stores.

by | June 07, 2018 | 22:21

During the call in May, sources told CNN that Trudeau asked Trump how he could justify national security as a reason for placing tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum. It was the only time that a foreign power has captured and occupied Washington . Both Trudeau and Freeland have appeared on major American television networks in the past week to criticize the USA tariffs as "unacceptable" and "illegal".

by | June 07, 2018 | 20:53

You'd be hard pressed to find a household in Britain that doesn't have a bottle of Salad Cream at the back of the fridge. Another added: 'What fresh hell is this?! It will soon be known as "Sandwich Cream". For example, we used to call crayfish "mudbugs" (anyone for a Pret A Manger mudbug salad?), and prunes are often marketed as dried plums these days.

by | June 07, 2018 | 19:40

Industrialists Charles and David Koch will spread their message through Koch network group's Freedom Partners, Americans for Prosperity, and the LIBRE Initiative, they announced on Monday. The network, which could make a difference in some of the states that could tip the balance of power on Capitol Hill, says it plans to spend roughly $400 million on state and federal policy and politics during the two-year election cycle that culminates with the November balloting.

by | June 07, 2018 | 19:42

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) on Friday said federal prosecutors would charge Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd (ANZ), its treasurer , Rick Moscati, Deutsche and Citi. The surprise was the ACCC had been looking at investment banks . Earlier this week, the Commonwealth Bank of Australia ( CBA ) agreed to pay a A$700 million (US$535 million) fine - a record for corporate Australia - for breaches of anti-money laundering and counterterrorism laws.

by | June 07, 2018 | 18:06

The video shows two big rats running around the abandoned stash of buns. Health investigators found rodent droppings inside the burger and chicken rolls. "Mouse droppings were observed on the floor near the ice machine, water heater, under storage, near syrup soda boxes and behind fryers". State health officials also found that rodents chewed through the plastic covering and the rolls as well.