Economy

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:10

The missile, which was claimed to be a "scud-type" short-range rocket, was launched eastward from the North Korean airfield at Wonsan at around 5.39 am, according to South Korean sources. And according to Japan, the deadly missile fell only 190 miles from Japan's Oki Islands in Japanese waters. Trump has been briefed on the launch, a US National Security Council spokesman said.

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:23

Finally, IFP Advisors Inc raised its position in Cypress Semiconductor by 11.6% in the first quarter. The stock increased 0.12% or $0.07 on May 24, reaching $59.94. Caprock Gp reported 14,445 shares. Robertson Opportunity Capital has 377,500 shares for 2.85% of their portfolio. State Street Corporation has 38,616 shares for 0% of their portfolio.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:18

But no matter how much criticism the Spaniard suffers, most fans will remain grateful to him and consider him a great coach for the trophies he brought during his time. Barcelona allowed Dani Alves to sign for Juventus last summer and he helped the Italians to reach the Champions League final. But once again it was Messi who inspired Barca to bounce back from the disappointment of losing their LaLiga title to Real Madrid the previous weekend.

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:53

The administration had hoped Trump's nine-day turn in the global spotlight as his first foreign trip unfolded would offer a respite from the relentless coverage - marked by an endless barrage of explosive revelations - of an ever-widening probe into Russian meddling in last year's election and possible collusion by the Trump campaign.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:54

A teenage boy and a woman arrested by British police this week have since been released without charge, leaving 12 in British custody who were arrested "on suspicion of offences contrary to the terrorism act". The spokesman said: "We were not quite sure about this, but when we arrested and we asked him, he told us, "I have ideology with my brother". Rudd said that the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) was seeking to "weaponize" British teenagers, and defended United Kingdom security ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:25

Salem said that the bomber's 18-year-old brother Hashem, however, admitted that both he and the attacker were part of ISIS . British Prime Minister Theresa May raised her concerns over alleged intelligence leaks from the bombing investigation with President Trump .

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:17

He met separately last December - after the election but before Trump assumed office - with Sergey Kislyak, the Russian ambassador to Washington , and Sergey Gorkov, the head of the government-owned Vnesheconombank, which has been subject to USA sanctions because of its role in Russia's occupation of a part of Ukraine.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:25

Moody's argues, however, that these aims will be hampered somewhat by the country's "economy-wide debt", which it says is set to rise as economic growth slows . "The importance the authorities attach to maintaining robust growth will result in sustained policy stimulus". Moody's, the credit rating organisation, has downgraded China's credit rating for the first time in more than 25 years due to concerns over the slowing growth and rising debt of the Chinese economy .

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:31

It was a surprise choice by the nine-member jury, which featured directors Pedro Almodovar and Maren Ade and Hollywood stars Jessica Chastain and Will Smith . Speaking in English, Kruger said that she was "overcome with emotion" and thanked "Fatih, my brother". He said, according to the BBC: "I think my first reaction was "oh my God, how fantastic".

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:53

Nothing happened, there were no fines given or anything like that.", de Villiers stated. "It's unfortunate that we didn't cross the line but I'm proud of the way we fought right until the end". "Normally, if there's any dispute about the ball, they change it straight away", he said. The new worry is a groin problem for Moeen, who was man of the match in England's opening victory against South Africa and has been an important figure since returning to the side after missing the two ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:27

Ted Kravitz gives his verdict on the Monaco Grand Prix after Sebastian Vettel led home a Ferrari 1-2 in the Principality. With chief title contender Lewis Hamilton finishing in P7, this puts Sebastian 25 points ahead of the Briton. Mercedes' weekend was blighted by problems making the ultra-soft tyre work at its best consistently, a problem that also afflicted Hamilton two races ago in Russian Federation.

by | May 29, 2017 | 12:48

The airline is aiming to operate the majority of its Heathrow departures on yesterday and "a near normal schedule" from Gatwick, although aircraft and crews are out of position and have to be relocated during the night, it said in a website posting Saturday.

by | May 29, 2017 | 10:40

BA CEO Alex Cruz said the company believes the "root cause" of the system failure was related to power supplies and that there was no evidence of a cyber attack. "When we finally boarded the captain came out and told us their computer systems were down worldwide", she said. As well as a bank holiday weekend in the United Kingdom, the timing also coincides with the start of the half-term holiday for many people.

by | May 29, 2017 | 10:37

An alliance of numerous world's biggest oil-producing nations extended their agreement to cut output for an additional nine months - an effort to support prices that will prove hard in the face of growing production from the U.S. The aim was to reduce a global supply glut that had seen the oil price plunge from more than $100 per barrel in 2014 to nearly $25 in early 2016. OPEC sources have said the Vienna meeting would highlight a need for long-term cooperation with non-OPEC producers.

by | May 29, 2017 | 10:26

As of April 13th, there was short interest totalling 363,384 shares, a decline of 49.6% from the March 31st total of 720,696 shares. iShares MSCI United Kingdom Index ( NYSE:EWU ) opened at 34.48 on Friday. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "iShares MSCI EAFE Small-Cap ETF (SCZ) Short Interest Update" was reported by Transcript Daily and is the property of of Transcript Daily.

by | May 29, 2017 | 08:39

BA passengers were hit with severe delays in July and September 2016 because of problems with the airline's online check-in systems. Officials said they believe it was a power supply issue and do not believe it was a cyberattack. Monday is a public holiday and many children were starting a one-week school holiday. Passengers at Heathrow were given a letter explaining how British Airways would compensate them for their delays.

by | May 29, 2017 | 08:43

The ministry said the Chinese government's liability ratio stood at 36.7 percent to GDP by the end of past year, compared to the European Union's 60 percent and far below the level of other major economies and emerging markets. "The planned reform program is likely to slow , but not prevent, the rise in leverage", Moody's predicted. "Such stimulus will contribute to rising debt across the economy as a whole".

by | May 29, 2017 | 08:01

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said a "firm protest" was lodged with North Korea . "It's Moon's move now, but I expect he will be angrier about Japan claiming the EEZ than North Korea launching the missile", Lewis said. "It is a severe threat to the peace and stability of not only the Korean peninsula, but also the worldwide community", a statement from South Korea's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.

by | May 29, 2017 | 08:26

However, despite Nathan Outteridge's team chasing down their French rivals, Groupama Team France kept their nerve and clinched an impressive victory. Sir Ben Ainslie found himself at the centre of the biggest flashpoint as the America's Cup qualifiers started in Bermuda. Land Rover BAR entered with two bonus points from preliminary regattas, while Oracle entered with one bonus point.

by | May 29, 2017 | 08:38

The Scud missile flew about 450km (280 miles) before landing in the sea off its coast, South Korea's military said. USA officials are aware of the launch and "the President has been briefed", a spokesman for the National Security Council said.

by | May 29, 2017 | 08:25

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries on Thursday renewed an agreement to withhold some crude-oil supplies into March 2018, people familiar with the matter said, doubling down on its bet that it can raise prices despite soaring output from American shale producers.

by | May 29, 2017 | 06:55

President Rodrigo Duterte , who declared martial law on the island of Mindanao in the southern Philippines on Tuesday night, vowed to crack down on local militants who have alleged links with ISIS and seek to carve out a caliphate out of Mindanao.

by | May 29, 2017 | 07:55

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Sunday it's not a "big deal" if White House adviser Jared Kushner indeed tried during the 2016 elections to set up back-channel communications with the Kremlin - as the White House this weekend fought back against the growing Russian Federation collusion story .

by | May 29, 2017 | 08:11

The firm has "Outperform" rating by Credit Suisse given on Tuesday, July 26. The firm has "Sell" rating by Liberum Capital given on Thursday, July 30. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock.

by | May 29, 2017 | 08:10

Bunning's death Friday was confirmed by Jon Deuser, who served as chief of staff when Bunning was in the Senate. Bunning served six terms in the House and two in the Senate. He was a consistent victor and workhorse pitcher for the Detroit Tigers and the Philadelphia Phillies. A strong right-hander with more than 100 wins and a no-hitter in each of the two major leagues, Bunning enjoyed national fame as an athlete before capturing Kentucky's 4th congressional district in 1986.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:25

Yet, he quickly pivoted to long-standing grievances against the mainstream US media. "It is my opinion that numerous leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies made up by the #FakeNews media", Mr. Trump has been frustrated by what he views as his team's inability to contain the burgeoning crisis involving alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:08

Market prices for oil fell, however, because of disappointment that there was no decision to deepen the cuts in the face of rising USA output, but also in profit-taking following recent gains. The problem for OPEC is that while crude sits substantially below the highs around $100 a barrel reached in 2014, it is high enough to bring back into the market USA producers who eased back as prices tumbled past year.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:11

Several other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in TGT. Alambic Investment Management L.P. raised its stake in shares of Prestige Brands Holdings by 79.6% in the first quarter. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 1.1% on a year-over-year basis. WARNING: This piece was first published by BBNS and is the property of of BBNS.

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:28

Kushner, a key White House adviser, had meetings late past year with Russia's ambassador to the U.S., Sergey Kislyak , and Russian banker Sergey Gorkov. As the expanding Russian Federation investigation hits closer to a home on Jared Kushner, Kelly said the top White House adviser was only looking out for the US.

by | May 29, 2017 | 03:35

Royal Bank of Canada dropped their target price on shares of Kosmos Energy from $10.00 to $9.00 and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, March 9th. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $10.08. Teacher Retirement System of Texas raised its position in Kosmos Energy by 40.8% in the first quarter.

by | May 29, 2017 | 03:36

Trump's surprise announcement, in the form of a tweet on the final day of his lengthy worldwide trip, comes after Trump declined to commit to staying in a sweeping climate deal, refusing to give into intense global pressure. "The entire discussion about climate was very hard, if not to say very dissatisfying", German Chancellor Angela Merkel told reporters at the conclusion of the summit on Saturday.

by | May 29, 2017 | 03:04

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by | May 29, 2017 | 03:05

Gianforte won the House seat vacated by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, besting his opponent Rob Quist with just over 50 percent of the vote. Gianforte campaigning with Donald Trump Jr in Montana . Democrats, who hope to harness the energy of liberal voters outraged at Trump to take control of the House in next year's midterms, said that forcing Republicans to spend millions to get a narrow win in conservative Montana amounted to a victory itself.

by | May 29, 2017 | 03:50

Bunning, a Kentucky Republican, turned to politics after his playing career and became the only member of the Baseball Hall of Fame to serve in Congress. He threw two no-hitters, becoming the first pitcher after 1900 to throw no-hitters in both the American and National Leagues . He began a very successful political career when he was elected to City Council in Fort Thomas, Ky., in 1977.

by | May 29, 2017 | 03:08

OPEC oil ministers were continuing their discussions in Vienna after three hours of talks. The sharp rise in the USA shale gas pushed up global crude stocks to record highs and kept prices subdued. A joint committee of ministers from OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers will continue to gather every two months in order to monitor the markets, the Russian minister said, adding that the intergovernmental body can meet even more frequently if needed.