Air Serbia, Croatia Airlines and Adria among Europe's best

The Singapore carrier fell back to second place after coming in tops a year ago for its "consistent" product and service standards. As a result, Air Serbia and Adria retained their positions from previous year, while Croatia Airlines fell back two sp... More..

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US Fed holds rates steady, signals cuts possible later this year
by | Thursday, June 20, 2019

US Fed holds rates steady, signals cuts possible later this year

That was not enough to change the median outlook for the Fed's targeted overnight lending rate, which officials projected to remain in a range of between 2.25% and 2.50% for the rest of this year. Ahead of the ...More..

Consulate recordings reveal Saudi plan for Khashoggi murder
by | Thursday, June 20, 2019

Consulate recordings reveal Saudi plan for Khashoggi murder

The report painstakingly lays out the circumstances surrounding Khashoggi's killing , including names and the movements of the 15-member hit team that was dispatched from Saudi Arabia to Istanbul . He vis...More..

Trump Believes He Has Authority To Demote Fed Chair Jerome Powell
by | Thursday, June 20, 2019

Trump Believes He Has Authority To Demote Fed Chair Jerome Powell

The more dovish Fed tone weighed on the dollar, which had been boosted in the prior session by Draghi's statement that the European Central Bank could cut interest rates if the economy slows much more. Spea...More..

US Lawmakers Want Facebook to Halt Libra’s Development
by | Wednesday, June 19, 2019

US Lawmakers Want Facebook to Halt Libra’s Development

Once the coin is operational - sometime in 2020, if Facebook's being straight with us - the social network's 2.7B users will theoretically be able to use the coin to pay for anything from an Uber ride to a cu...More..

Breaking down the true and false in Trump’s Orlando campaign kickoff speech
by | Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Breaking down the true and false in Trump’s Orlando campaign kickoff speech

The choice was "Make America Great" vs. "Keep America Great". Earlier Monday, Trump tweeted that there had been more than 100,000 ticket requests for the rally, which will also include first lady Melania Tr...More..

European Central Bank hints at stimulus - drawing Trump ire
by | Wednesday, June 19, 2019

European Central Bank hints at stimulus - drawing Trump ire

Wall Street stocks rallied on Tuesday on upbeat comments on trade by the U.S. and China ahead and as the European Central Bank signaled it could cut interest rates . "The risks that have been prominent throu...More..

Facebook announces that its cryptocurrency will launch next year
by | Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Facebook announces that its cryptocurrency will launch next year

The effort, which Facebook is launching with partners including PayPal , Uber , Spotify , Visa and Mastercard , would allow Facebook users to buy and store their digital dollars in a Facebook-branded ...More..

UK to launch
by | Wednesday, June 19, 2019

UK to launch "groundbreaking" China share market link

U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond called this a chance to deepen global connectivity, as reported in " Reuters ". The joint initiative, which has been supported by cooperation between the Unit...More..

Boeing apologises for 737 MAX crashes as Paris Air Show opens
by | Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Boeing apologises for 737 MAX crashes as Paris Air Show opens

US President Donald Trump urged Boeing on April 15 to "Rebrand" its 737 MAX jetliner following two fatal crashes. Airbus , the current supplier of IAG's British Airways (BA) and Vueling brands, was stu...More..

USA tech giants are losing billions, quietly lobby to ease Huawei ban
by | Monday, June 17, 2019

USA tech giants are losing billions, quietly lobby to ease Huawei ban

American firms are set to lose that business once their 90-day temporary licenses, granted following Washington's blacklisting of Huawei and 70 of its subsidiaries, expire on August 20. "We can not get compon...More..

Online pet-product retailer Chewy's stock soars on debut
by | Sunday, June 16, 2019

Online pet-product retailer Chewy's stock soars on debut

Between 2011 and 2018, Chewy's sales grew from $2 million to $3.5 billion, an over 400 percent annual growth rate. Chewy Inc ., the online pet product retailer owned by Phoenix-based PetSmart Inc., has set...More..

USA crude stockpiles rise unexpectedly for second week
by | Sunday, June 16, 2019

USA crude stockpiles rise unexpectedly for second week

A proposal to create a formal body was abandoned earlier this year after the U.S. Congress started moves to legislate against cartels in the oil industry. In total, OPEC crude oil production showed a drop of ar...More..

Target launches same-day ship without a membership mandate
by | Sunday, June 16, 2019

Target launches same-day ship without a membership mandate

The new delivery option is made possible by Shipt and available for online orders placed through the retailer's website. Orders must exceed $35 to qualify for same-day shipping. Amazon set unique expectations ...More..

Uber, Mastercard, PayPal, Visa to back Facebook's new cryptocurrency
by | Sunday, June 16, 2019

Uber, Mastercard, PayPal, Visa to back Facebook's new cryptocurrency

The idea is that neither Facebook nor any of the members of the consortium themselves should have complete control over the cryptocurrency, but rather everyone should run nodes on the network. From nearly a yea...More..

Instagram is back after outage
by | Sunday, June 16, 2019

Instagram is back after outage

Down Detector, a site that tracks outages, detailed reports of issues across the US, South America, and Europe. Some Instagram users who tried to scroll through their feed were instead hit with an error mess...More..

Target stores’ registers are down across the country
by | Saturday, June 15, 2019

Target stores’ registers are down across the country

The company posted on Twitter , "We are aware of a systems issue in store and are working as quickly as possible to get this fixed". Complaints via social media have been made across the country about long l...More..

New Easter Eggs Games Coming to Tesla
by | Saturday, June 15, 2019

New Easter Eggs Games Coming to Tesla

The Tesla release was announced by Bethesda Game Studios executive producer Todd Howard and Tesla CEO Elon Musk during the E3 Coliseum livestream. Players can get frustrated all over again as ...More..

Flour sold at Walmart and Target may have E. Coli
by | Saturday, June 15, 2019

Flour sold at Walmart and Target may have E. Coli

The recalled flour from the Norwich, Vermont-based business was distributed through retailers and distributors nationwide. The FDA announced that ADM Milling Company is voluntarily recalling 14,218 cases of...More..

Jet Airways shares continue downward trend; tumble almost 12%
by | Saturday, June 15, 2019

Jet Airways shares continue downward trend; tumble almost 12%

On Wednesday, the two bourses said that effective June 28, intra-day trading in the stock will stop and all trades will be delivery based, meaning anyone buying Jet Airways stock will have to take deliver...More..

Elon Musk in the Battle of Tesla
by | Saturday, June 15, 2019

Elon Musk in the Battle of Tesla

Yahoo Finance's Pras Subramanian joins Julie Hyman and Adam Shapiro to talk about why Musk says Tesla isn't dealing with a demand problem. "It's very distressing, makes me very sad", said Musk, who at anoth...More..

UK Businesses Should be Better Prepared for No-Deal Brexit Scenario
by | Friday, June 14, 2019

UK Businesses Should be Better Prepared for No-Deal Brexit Scenario

Mr. Starmer said defeated June 12 motion would have ensured that "If the next Prime Minister is foolish enough to try to pursue a no deal Brexit then Parliament would have the means to prevent that". "I do no...More..

Why Google can't dismiss Huawei OS threat
by | Friday, June 14, 2019

Why Google can't dismiss Huawei OS threat

When the Huawei Mate X foldable smartphone was showcased at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019 tech expo earlier this year, the Chinese firm had revealed that it carries support for 55W SuperCharge fast c...More..

USA releases video accusing Iran of tanker attack, Tehran blasts ‘Iranophobic campaign’
by | Friday, June 14, 2019

USA releases video accusing Iran of tanker attack, Tehran blasts ‘Iranophobic campaign’

The United States has concluded that the Islamic Republic of Iran is responsible for alleged attacks Thursday on one Norwegian and one Japanese tanker, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced at a press b...More..

Huawei's New Operating System Is Insanely Fast Versus Android
by | Friday, June 14, 2019

Huawei's New Operating System Is Insanely Fast Versus Android

Huawei wants to release Hongmeng early next year after facing a blacklisting by the USA government. Since then, the company has been racing to figure out how to deal with the US-led opposition which threatens ...More..

Oil rises on supply cuts, but weak economy holds market back
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

Oil rises on supply cuts, but weak economy holds market back

China's crude oil imports slipped to around 40.23 million tonnes (9.47 million barrels per day), down from an all-time peak of 43.73 million tonnes in April, customs data showed on Monday, as the world's top im...More..

Ford recalling 2011-2017 Explorer for rear suspension problem
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

Ford recalling 2011-2017 Explorer for rear suspension problem

The automaker said that a rear toe link that can break and reduce steering control. Separately, Ford is planning to recall 12,000 vehicles in Canada only, for a similar toe link issue as the Explorers ...More..

Uber Eats will test food drone delivery in San Diego Summer 2019
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

Uber Eats will test food drone delivery in San Diego Summer 2019

The Uber Eats drone announcement is just one of the updates out of Uber's "Elevate" arm, which is dedicated to pursuing Uber's aerial travel business. The two companies entered into a joint agreement in 201...More..

Facebook launches new market research app after pulling similar app in January
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

Facebook launches new market research app after pulling similar app in January

If you've been uncertain about whether Facebook is studying your every move, and what it knows about you, there's a new way to be sure - by telling Facebook everything , and getting some sweet, sweet cash in e...More..

Apple can reportedly survive a China ban as Foxconn shifts to India
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

Apple can reportedly survive a China ban as Foxconn shifts to India

According to a senior executive at Foxconn , the company that is assembling the iPhones can do so outside of China for the devices destined for the USA market, if needed, SCMP reports . Foxconn board nominee ...More..