Finance

by | December 24, 2016 | 00:56

Trump posted his Twitter message a day after the president-elect met with the chief executives of both aerospace companies, using the bully pulpit to press them on projects he says are too expensive. Trump told reporters he wanted to cut the F-35 program's costs. The total bill has almost doubled to $400 billion following production and design issues.

by | December 23, 2016 | 01:18

Additionally, the Brazilian petrochemical company Braskem, which is controlled by the construction company, agreed to pay a fine of U.S. $632 million, plus returning $325 million in undue profits, for also having participated in the bribery.

by | December 23, 2016 | 01:12

Where is Santa Claus is a question that has been asked a million times by children who just can not wait for Father Christmas to come armed with gifts. Tha wrong number happened to belong to the North American Aerospace Defense Command . Yup. However, times have changed, and now you can find out exactly where jolly old Saint Nick is at any moment with Google Santa Tracker .

by | December 22, 2016 | 00:44

Trinamool Congress today demanded a CBI probe into Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's allegation that Narendra Modi as Gujarat Chief Minister had taken money from Sahara and Birla groups. Dismissing the charges made by the Congress leader at a rally in Mehsana, Gujarat, senior BJP leader and Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said the Congress is anxious that the probe against the party's first family is nearing completion in the AgustaWestland chopper scam.

by | December 22, 2016 | 00:44

Meanwhile, the $29.88, or 14%, Goldman's stock has climbed since November 22, when the Dow first closed above 19,000, has added about 205 points to the Dow's 938-point gain, to come up about 38 points shy of 20K. The VIX index, the measure of the stock market's volatility, briefly slipped below 11 on Wednesday - hitting its lowest level since August 2015 and the second-lowest since June 2014 - and all three major indexes have moved by 0.1% or less.

by | December 22, 2016 | 00:39

King-Macon said another driver stepped out of his auto and started shooting, hitting the boy at least once. The incident started on Saturday evening when a motorist pulled up behind the grandmother and apparently thought she was not moving quickly enough at a stop sign.

by | December 21, 2016 | 01:16

Demonstrators also beat on improvised drums demanding the 45-year-old Kabila, who has led the Democratic Republic of Congo since 2001, to quit the top job. A few minutes before midnight, the new opposition Prime Minister Sami Badibanga announced his new transition government. Many protesters have reportedly been arrested in the past 24 hours, mostly in the eastern city of Goma, according to human rights groups.

by | December 21, 2016 | 01:16

This settlement covers certain models of Volkswagen's including Jetta, Golf, Passat, and Beetle vehicles and the Audi A3, excluding vehicles with 3.0-liter engines. Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn and other members of the supervisory board are believed to be meeting inside the headquarters to discuss the Volkswagen Diesel emission scandal, which affects 11 million vehicles worldwide.

by | December 21, 2016 | 01:16

Lower trading activity tends to increase the prospect of big swings in prices, especially around the weekly USA crude inventory reports on Tuesday and Wednesday. But we believe that it will take until Q2 2017 for OPEC to taper production down to 33mb and the market will balance in Q3 2017. Increase in refined fuel products is likely to affect Asia, which is expected to witness growing demand for crude oil next year.

by | December 21, 2016 | 01:12

The last time the stock traded above $20.40 was way back in 2004. Since the company went public almost 25 years ago, the previous biggest one-day price gain was $2.81 on December 17, 2003. As we reported previously, both Kroger and Albertsons were speculated to be in the running for the several hundred stores as each looks to expand further .

by | December 21, 2016 | 01:14

Canada will also ban new leases in certain areas of the Arctic and Atlantic, according to the White House . Still allies in the oil and gas industry that while Obama's actions Tuesday are indefinite, it doesn't mean the ban will be in place for forever.

by | December 21, 2016 | 01:07

Jurgen Klopp's side go into the derby nine points behind a Chelsea team that has won 11 matches in a row, but can go back up to second with a victory on what will be the Liverpool manager's first visit to the home of his side's city rival.

by | December 17, 2016 | 01:00

Prices for energy - including gasoline and household natural gas and fuels - decreased by 2.7 percent from the previous month. Over the past year, consumer prices are up 1.7 percent, still below the Federal Reserve's 2 percent annual inflation target.

by | December 16, 2016 | 00:56

A national effort to block Donald Trump from taking the White House likely won't end in Hillary Clinton becoming the president when the Electoral College meets Monday to name the victor of the 2016 election. Hein says, "Certainly we are happy with how the election was administered". "Staff was still working as we called the meeting to order". "You're going to need a far more systematic and thorough approach than a couple of people here and there stuffing three extra ballots".

by | December 16, 2016 | 00:46

This is the third firm after Tata Industries and Tata Consultancy Services to remove him. "Over 70 per cent of non promoter TCS shareholders either voted against the resolution to remove me or abstained". The company had taken the decision at its EGM held on Monday. Hidetada Hayashi and Katsuhiko Yamagata represent Docomo on the board. The Japanese firm then dragged the Tatas to worldwide arbitration where it won a $1.17 billion award.

by | December 15, 2016 | 01:14

In two operations, Delhi Police's crime branch and the income-tax department seized Rs 3.89 crore in Rs 2,000 and demonetised notes. Upon further questioning, the police found out that a specialist was hired to pack the notes so that it goes undetected under X-rays in the airport.

by | December 15, 2016 | 01:15

Joint Commissioner of Police Ashutosh Dumbre told news agency PTI that three persons were going to exchange the new Rs. 2,000 notes totalling Rs. one crore for the defunct Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes totalling Rs 1.20 crore, charging 20 per cent commission.

by | December 15, 2016 | 01:13

The index for "Food Articles" group declined by 1.0 percent to 276.1 (provisional) from 278.8 (provisional) for the previous month due to lower price of fruits & vegetables (7%), moong and masur (4% each), urad (3%), maize (2%) and arhar and condiments & spices (1% each).

by | December 13, 2016 | 01:14

Boeing has thousands of orders for the 737 MAX, so getting another 50 from Iran Air isn't a big deal. European aviation giant Airbus , which is Boeing's principal business rival, has a deal with Iran Air for 118 planes. Several U.S. officials, including outgoing Secretary of State John Kerry and outgoing CIA Chief John Brennan , have voiced support for the nuclear agreement and caution any effort to undo it.

by | December 11, 2016 | 01:18

The World Organisation for Animal Health had warned in an interview with Reuters mid-November that more outbreaks of H5N8 were likely in Europe as wild birds believed to transmit the virus migrate southward. The covers the whole of Wales and will be in place for 30 days. This precautionary step has been taken in response to multiple reports of a strain of highly pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) H5N8 causing high mortality in wild birds in mainland Europe, mostly affecting waterfowl.

by | December 09, 2016 | 16:00

But the actual number of jobs that will be staying in the U.S.is about 800. "He overreacted, President-elect Trump did", Jones told CNN . "Don't attack our local union president for doing his job", Gerard said, adding, "The fact is that Chuck clarified some things and the President-elect didn't like it and tweeted".

by | December 09, 2016 | 15:55

Despite that some counties in MI had already completely the hand recount of the state's 4.8 million ballots, U.S. District Judge Mark Goldsmith concluded that there was no evidence of foul play in the state's voting system and therefore no reason to continue with the recount.

by | December 09, 2016 | 15:53

It was ridiculous, borderline obscene and we as Brits loved it. And this time , they're on the biggest screens outside of JerryWorld. The new Baywatch is being produced by Dwayne Johnson alongside Michael Berk, Greg Bonann, Beau Flynn, Dany Garcia, Ivan Reitman and Douglas Schwartz .

by | December 08, 2016 | 01:42

Tata Sons had also issued a statement speaking up for the abuse of control by trustees of Tata Trusts, which without naming any names boils down to Cyrus Mistry. The rebuttal came after Mistry's office on Tuesday said the governance guidelines developed under him created an effective check and balance against any individual becoming larger than life.

by | December 08, 2016 | 01:41

It's pretty obvious that this deal of buying HEG will not only merely expand their more profitable business of hosting websites for small businesses and consumers business in one nation but will also accelerate it towards the European nations.