China’s trade with US shrinks again in September

The Trump administration has released US$28 billion in financial aid to American farmers to soften the blow from the Chinese tariffs , but there is no mention in the trade deal of China lifting its existing tariffs. It also still has retaliatory tar... More..

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Utility: All Power Has Been Restored To Northern California
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Utility: All Power Has Been Restored To Northern California

The company did it because of risky wind forecast but acknowledged that its execution was poor. "There's some vindication - that's not the right word", Johnson said late Friday, but the fact that the utility ...More..

Harley-Davidson halts production of new electric motorcycles
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Harley-Davidson halts production of new electric motorcycles

The manufacturer did not say when they planned to resume production. According to the WSJ article, Harley-Davidson has asked customers to avoid charging their LiveWires with their home outlets and instead cha...More..

World Bank cuts India’s growth projection to 6%
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

World Bank cuts India’s growth projection to 6%

In 2018-19, the growth rate of the country stood at 6.9 per cent. The picture, on the replace hand, acknowledged India turn out to be once expected to enhance to 6.9 percent sing in FY21 and 7.2 percent in FY...More..

Ravi Shankar Prasad withdraws remark comparing Indian economy with box office sucess
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Ravi Shankar Prasad withdraws remark comparing Indian economy with box office sucess

Talking about the report, Prasad said, "I have given you 10 parameters where the economy is performing well, but not a single one is reflected in the (NSSO) report". The minister's reported comment was hugely c...More..

Strike Pay for GM Workers Increased As Strike Continues
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Strike Pay for GM Workers Increased As Strike Continues

GM has confirmed that it has received the offer, and it is under review. However, they still have to report for their picket duty to continue receiving strike pay. 'We are all standing together for our future...More..

As payment giants flee, Facebook Libra faces greater hurdles
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

As payment giants flee, Facebook Libra faces greater hurdles

Speaking to CoinDesk, a Mastercard representative confirmed that it has pulled off the association . It was recently announced that Mastercard, Visa, eBay and Stripe have all made a decision to step out ...More..

Singapore eases monetary policy for the first time since 2016
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Singapore eases monetary policy for the first time since 2016

Singapore on October 14 made a decision to ease monetary policy for the first time in more than three years as the national economy has narrowly avoided recession in the third quarter of 2019. Selena Ling,...More..

Toyota LQ concept auto to display at 2019 Tokyo Motor Show
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Toyota LQ concept auto to display at 2019 Tokyo Motor Show

As expected from a concept vehicle, the LQ has tons of hi-tech features. Japan's biggest automaker has been developing fuel-cell vehicles for more than two decades, but the technology has been eclipsed by the...More..

Volkswagen Denies Report It May Spin Off Lamborghini
by | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Volkswagen Denies Report It May Spin Off Lamborghini

Part of that plan involves separating Lamborghini from the group by the end of 2020 , the report says. A company representative had earlier declined to comment. Analysts predict the incoming hybrid successors ...More..

Columbus Day 2019 Costco opening hours: What time does Costco open today?
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Columbus Day 2019 Costco opening hours: What time does Costco open today?

State offices in ME also are scheduled to close for the holiday. The City of Ithaca's municipal offices will be closed for the day, and public schools are closed for the day. Their first recommendation was "to...More..

Porsche Taycan 4S expands the range with a cheaper option
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Porsche Taycan 4S expands the range with a cheaper option

The pulse-controlled inverter used on the front axle in the Taycan 4S operates with up to 300 amps, and the inverter on the rear axle with up to 600 amps, further connecting it to the Taycan Turbo. The Tayca...More..

Dyson scraps project to build its own line of electric cars
by | Monday, October 14, 2019

Dyson scraps project to build its own line of electric cars

Sales of electric cars are climbing rapidly. "Our battery will benefit Dyson in a profound way and take us in exciting new directions". In conclusion, Dyson simply can't afford to play with the big boys...More..

Unemployment rate down after country adds 54000 jobs in September, StatCan says
by | Sunday, October 13, 2019

Unemployment rate down after country adds 54000 jobs in September, StatCan says

We're running out of superlatives to describe Canadian job market performance", TD senior economist James Marple said in an investors note, referring to the national numbers. More health-care sector and educati...More..

SEC Looks to Suspend
by | Sunday, October 13, 2019

SEC Looks to Suspend "Unlawfully Sold" Telegram (GRAM) Cryptocurrency

The SEC requested an temporary restraining order saying "once Grams reach the public markets, it will be virtually impossible to unwind the Offering, given that many purchasers' identities will be shrouded ...More..

Israelis, Europeans take to streets to protest Turkish assault on Kurds
by | Sunday, October 13, 2019

Israelis, Europeans take to streets to protest Turkish assault on Kurds

Turkey launched its military operation into northern Syria on Wednesday, days after the United States announced that it was pulling troops from the area. The YPG, which is considered an arm of the Kurdista...More..

Uber Announces Acquisition of Cornershop
by | Sunday, October 13, 2019

Uber Announces Acquisition of Cornershop

As per the latest report, the company has entered into the online grocery deliveries, and for that, it recently acquired Cornershop . "Whether it's getting a ride, ordering food from your favorite restaurant...More..

Renault's board ousts Thierry Bolloré as CEO
by | Sunday, October 13, 2019

Renault's board ousts Thierry Bolloré as CEO

Relations between Renault , which named its finance director as temporary CEO, and Nissan , which picked a new CEO on Tuesday, have been strained since Ghosn's arrest in Tokyo previous year on allegations o...More..

Kurdish-led authority: 785 IS-affiliated foreigners escaped Syria camp
by | Sunday, October 13, 2019

Kurdish-led authority: 785 IS-affiliated foreigners escaped Syria camp

Turkish forces targeted areas around two Syrian border towns with fresh shelling on Sunday, pressing on with their offensive against Kurdish militia for a fifth day in the face of fierce worldwide oppositio...More..

Thousands in Zurich protest Turkey's Syria offensive
by | Sunday, October 13, 2019

Thousands in Zurich protest Turkey's Syria offensive

The fighting was ongoing as the Kurdish fighters sought to reverse the Turkish advance into the city, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a British-based war monitor. This came in a speech del...More..

Toyota's 2021 Rav4 hybrid gets a plug
by | Sunday, October 13, 2019

Toyota's 2021 Rav4 hybrid gets a plug

Buyers of the most popular RAV4 Hybrid Cruiser model now face a wait of more than six months for their cars, although delays vary from model-to-model. Toyota Motor Corporation has announced plans to reveal t...More..

Turkish-led forces push into Syrian town as cross-border offensive continues
by | Sunday, October 13, 2019

Turkish-led forces push into Syrian town as cross-border offensive continues

Washington said Turkey's incursion was causing "great harm" in relations with its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally. "We pray that Turkey's efforts for enhanced security, regional stability and peaceful...More..

Toyota Displays Redesigned Hydrogen Sedan to Compete with Tesla
by | Saturday, October 12, 2019

Toyota Displays Redesigned Hydrogen Sedan to Compete with Tesla

The dramatic change in design also signals a new driving experience from Mirai . It's not only the aesthetic of the vehicle that has been altered, the redevelopment has seen a 30% increase in driving range. ...More..

Thousands of jobs could be saved as Thomas Cook stores bought
by | Saturday, October 12, 2019

Thousands of jobs could be saved as Thomas Cook stores bought

Hays Travel has already employed more than 25% of the former Thomas Cook retail employees and is proposing to re-open the stores with immediate effect where possible and to take on up to 2,500 people. Official ...More..

Saudi Aramco chief: attacks may continue without worldwide response
by | Saturday, October 12, 2019

Saudi Aramco chief: attacks may continue without worldwide response

Saudi Aramco wanted to tackle the targeted $2 trillion valuation for its initial public offering (IPO) by increasing dividends, paying fewer taxes and discovering cornerstone investments from major Asian oil pr...More..

Brexit: DUP says it will 'stand up for NI' in Brexit talks
by | Saturday, October 12, 2019

Brexit: DUP says it will 'stand up for NI' in Brexit talks

Tusk said "there is no guarantee of success and the time is practically up" but insisted both sides should use every opportunity available ahead of Britain's scheduled October 31 departure date. Without a dea...More..

United States threatens Turkey with 'very significant' sanctions
by | Saturday, October 12, 2019

United States threatens Turkey with 'very significant' sanctions

It's unclear what threshold Mr. Trump has in mind for triggering economic punishment, or why he is making this threat only after he announced that about 50 American special forces would exit a key buffer zone a...More..

GM explains latest offer to striking UAW workers
by | Friday, October 11, 2019

GM explains latest offer to striking UAW workers

GM says in the letter that the offer commits thousands of new jobs in the U-S and billion of dollars in new investments in plants. It would increase compensation through wages and lump sum payments, preserve ...More..

Brexit: EU, UK revive hopes for deal after 'constructive' meeting
by | Friday, October 11, 2019

Brexit: EU, UK revive hopes for deal after 'constructive' meeting

With the British Parliament and government both rejecting the withdrawal treaty negotiated by Theresa May, and the European Union rejecting a rehash of the treaty with some alternative arrangements for the cust...More..

China made no progress in deputy-level trade talks: SCMP
by | Thursday, October 10, 2019

China made no progress in deputy-level trade talks: SCMP

Stock futures later recovered some of those losses after the White House told CNBC's Kayla Tausche that the SCMP report was inaccurate. He added that he would be meeting with Liu at the White House on Friday....More..