Economy

by | December 27, 2017 | 01:08

More than 6,000 trailers and 32 Amazon Air planes were active in the US during the holiday season. The hockey puck look alike snagged more sales than any other product made by any manufacturer during the holiday shopping period. The most requested song from Alexa customers this holiday season was " Jingle Bells ". Kindle tablets celebrated its tenth holiday shopping season.

by | December 24, 2017 | 00:54

He further asked should Narendra Modi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and the BJP leadership not be held accountable for "selling lies and false allegations qua a "scam and corruption" where none existed as proved by the CBI court?". The new Congress chief's attack came after the BJP targeted him for watching the film "Star Wars" on the day election results for Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh were announced and his party lost the elections.

by | December 23, 2017 | 01:05

Buys and sells on Coinbase , the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the United States, were disabled for a little over two hours Friday amid a massive cryptocurrency sell-off. Earlier on Tuesday, traders on Twitter alleged that news of Coinbase's launch of bitcoin cash support had been leaked before the official announcement.

by | December 22, 2017 | 00:57

When all is said and done, Uber and firms like it will have to comply with strict transport and labor regulations across the EU. The decision comes a week after the northern English city of York refused to renew the Silicon Valley firm's licence, citing a data breach and a number of complaints, in a ruling the app has until January 5 to appeal.

by | December 22, 2017 | 00:54

Bitcoin cash was created as an offshoot of the original bitcoin in August. Now, an investigation is underway. Suspicions arose when the price of Bitcoin Cash arrived at $8,500 on Coinbase-affiliated exchanges while being around $3,500 on all others.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:07

Ryanair , meanwhile, said last week they had chose to invite unions in Ireland, UK, Germany, Italy, Spain and Portugal to talks in a bid to avert the planned industrial action. Ryanair has also offered to meet the Portuguese union on Thursday and the British and Italian organisations in early January. Chief executive Michael O'Leary said last Friday: "Christmas flights are very important to our customers and we wish to remove any worry or concern that they may be disrupted by pilot ...

by | December 20, 2017 | 00:57

The Commission has said that Inter Ikea , based in the Netherlands, one of the two divisions of the Swedish giants, might have received tax advantages from the Netherlands that were unfair. The Commission's investigation concerns the tax treatment of Inter IKEA Systems in the Netherlands since 2006. It also endorsed the interest to be paid under the intercompany loan to the parent company in Liechtenstein, and the deduction of these interest payments from Inter IKEA Systems' taxable ...

by | December 19, 2017 | 09:21

It has been a very hard day for thousands of travelers, and while Chick-fil-A is always closed on Sunday, our restaurants open occasionally to serve communities in need. The airport recommends passengers check with their individual airlines for flight information. Only a handful of flights have been canceled for Monday morning.

by | December 19, 2017 | 09:08

District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina, and Damien Schiff, nominated for the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. "However, I am no stranger to political realities, and I do not wish to be continued distraction from the important work of your administration and the Senate".

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:37

The thief's bad behavior inspired Jones to replace the stolen money with a $200 donation. The Salvation Army of Eastern Pennsylvania and DE, meanwhile, reported that it was at about 50 percent of its goal. The shop's Facebook page was littered with hundreds of comments, including many that accused The Salvation Army of discrimination, after it posted about the fundraiser.

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:11

Bernard Sherman is the founder of generic drug-maker Apotex in 1974 after buying the company, previously Empire Laboratories, from his uncle. Canadian Business magazine recently listed Barry Sherman as the 15th richest person in Canada, with a net worth of $4.77 billion.

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:01

The man was arrested and then taken to an Amsterdam hospital as police began investigations at the scene and travelers who had been ushered outside were allowed back into the airport. " He was injured and has been taken into custody ". In a later tweet, it added: "The suspect was overpowered, detained and taken away". No details of the alleged attacker's condition were released.

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:53

This new feature allows users to take a little 30-day break from any of their friends or any pages or groups they follow on the social media platform. The people, pages and groups you hit the snooze button on won't know, and Facebook will notify you when you snooze is about to expire. In fact, Twitter has it since 2014.

by | December 15, 2017 | 02:53

The device exploded in a passageway connecting the Times Square and Port Authority subway stations just before 7:30 a.m. Police partially stripped Ullah to remove the device, the New York Times reported. President Donald Trump has been briefed on the situation. Allan Fromberg, spokesman for the city Taxi and Limousine Commission, said Ullah was licensed as a for-hire driver from March 2012 through March 2015.

by | December 14, 2017 | 10:47

Calling his executive action to restrict travel from six Muslim-majority nations - in addition to travel from North Korea and for some Venezuelan officials and their families - "just one step", Trump argued for further congressional action.

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:14

The deal, valuing the Fox assets at about $60 billion (€51 billion) including debt, could be announced as early as Thursday, according to people briefed on the negotiations. Comcast , which owns Universal Pictures, was also in talks with Fox to acquire the deal. "We never got the level of engagement needed to make a definitive offer".

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:21

Icra's Principal Economist Aditi Nayar said the uptick in the CPI inflation was significantly sharper than expected, validating the caution displayed by the Monetary Policy Committee of the RBI in its recent reviews. It kept interest rates steady and stressed a neutral policy stance. The ONS said the largest upward contributor to rising inflation between October and November was transport costs, which increased by 0.1%, compared with a fall of 0.3% during the same period a year ago.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:02

Direct contributions can be sent by check to The Salvation Army of Kenosha, 3116 75th St., Kenosha, WI 53142. Assistance for basic living essentials include food, clothing, utilities, housing assistance, temporary lodging, transportation, prescription medications and other emergency needs.

by | December 09, 2017 | 10:45

The ability for the ceiling to rise by a minimum of $3 million is due to another increase in league revenues, which Bettman said is projected to hit around $4.85 billion this season, while hockey-related revenues are expected to reach $4.54 billion, an increase of 8.2 percent.

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:43

This person requested anonymity because the decision hasn't yet been announced publicly. As bitcoin price fluctuates wildly, other cryptocurrencies like ethereum and litecoin are falling . " Bitcoin continues to have a strong bid during Asia trading as emerging market currencies are being sold to buy, pushing us above another milestone", Spallanzani said in a Twitter direct message soon after bitcoin broke $12,000.

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:39

With an estimated value of 25.55 for 2017, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc . has a P/E ratio of 18.81. This is represented as the equation (P/EPS), where P is the market price and EPS is the earnings per share. As per Wednesday, October 28, the company rating was upgraded by RBC Capital Markets. The returns on investment very popular metric among passive investors, it stands at 11.90%, when it lies in positive figure than security is feasible for investment or goes for higher ROI stocks.

by | December 06, 2017 | 01:11

Code.org also celebrated new pledges from states, school districts and organizations to expand access to computer science education. The announcement came as part of a Computer Science Education Week kickoff event in San Mateo. Kids who learn to code today will absolutely become the next generation of science and technology innovators . Elementary school students throughout the state are also participating independently in Hour of Code projects at various times during the week.

by | December 05, 2017 | 02:33

Hershey's just released a new goodie called Cookie Layer Crunch, which combines "crunchy cookie texture, layered with a decadent filing, all wrapped in creamy, genuine Hershey's Chocolate". Join the Corner Bakery eCafe and receive a free freshly baked cookie! Flavors include: Chocolate Chunk, Double Chocolate Chunk, Peanut Butter, Classic with M&M's, Snickerdoodle, Sugar, Oatmeal Raisin, Double Chocolate Mint, and White Chocolate Macadamia Nut.

by | December 05, 2017 | 02:26

Analysts remain split over whether Amazon will open a warehouse in New Zealand. In a statement on Tuesday, Amazon said it would offer free delivery on "eligible" orders over $49, and one-day delivery in some regions. Australia has always been home to Amazon-registered sellers, but until Tuesday they were limited to sending goods offshore because the Seattle conglomerate did not have a warehouse in the country of 24 million people.

by | December 05, 2017 | 02:19

While the precise date of the Winklevii bitcoin purchase is unknown, the cryptocurrency was trading for under $250 for most of the year - and under $150 for several months. The Winklevoss twins are long-time bitcoin bulls and are investors in crypto exchange Gemini. "Still, the twins" early comments about bitcoin appear to have been prescient.