Nvidia forecast lags Wall Street as crypto demand evaporates

Still, Nvidia reported that sales from gaming rose 52 percent to $1.8 billion in the quarter ended July 29. Still, the company's stock value is up over 30 percent since the beginning of the year. Gamers typically hold off on purchasing chips when new... More..

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USA says ready with more sanctions if Turkey does not free pastor
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

USA says ready with more sanctions if Turkey does not free pastor

Qatar defied US President Donald Trump on Wednesday and promised to plough $15 billion into Turkish financial markets and banks. The Turkish lira was slightly lower on Friday after the USA warned Anka...More..

Rail commuters face 3.2 per cent price rise
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Rail commuters face 3.2 per cent price rise

But union bosses hit back and accused Mr Grayling of trying to cap pay rises in the process. Rail fares will rise by 3.2 per cent next year, angering commuters who could have to pay more than £100 extra to ge...More..

by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Turkey promises U.S. tit-for-tat response

The threat comes as Turkey sought to reassure investors rattled by the sanctions-fueled crash of the Turkish lira , insisting the country would emerge stronger. "Korea we thought was all noise [.] so we boug...More..

Google staff protest over China search engine plans
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Google staff protest over China search engine plans

However, Pichai did hint at doing more in the country which is infamous for its restrictive internet policies. The letter argues that the search engine project and Google's apparent willingness to accept Chin...More..

Tesla's Elon Musk works 120 hours a week, uses Ambien to sleep
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Tesla's Elon Musk works 120 hours a week, uses Ambien to sleep

The newspaper said that in response to questions for its article on the interview , Tesla issued a statement from its board, excluding Mr. Musk, that said "We would like to make it clear that Elon's commit...More..

Qatar to aid Turkey, lira rallies, USA rejects lifting tariffs
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Qatar to aid Turkey, lira rallies, USA rejects lifting tariffs

The lira had nosedived in recent weeks, hitting a record low of 7.24 earlier this week, amid a diplomatic and trade dispute with the United States that has exacerbated investor concerns over Turkey's economy. v...More..

State of Emergency After Italian Bridge Collapse, Volatile Trading Over Highway Company
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

State of Emergency After Italian Bridge Collapse, Volatile Trading Over Highway Company

Atlantia's Autostrade per l'Italia unit manages the motorway that collapsed in the Italian city of Genoa killing at least 38 people this week. Corsaro said that there are 15 injured persons. The Europea...More..

Marijuana will sell in online stores
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Marijuana will sell in online stores

In a press conference on August 13, Finance Minister Vic Fedeli and Attorney Caroline Mulroney announced that the government would be introducing an online market for marijuana purchases provided by the Onta...More..

Nio will look to raise $1.8B on NYSE
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Nio will look to raise $1.8B on NYSE

It plans to raise up to US$1.8 billion, which will be the largest listing of a Chinese auto company in the United States. Nio's founder and chairman William Li Bin holds a 17.2 per cent stake. NIO is suffi...More..

White House denounces Turkey tariffs on U.S. products
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

White House denounces Turkey tariffs on U.S. products

Turkey's lira has plummeted almost 40 percent this year due to concerns over Erdogan's growing influence on the economy. Ankara's central bank took actions to reinforce the currency on August 15 and squeeze...More..

China lodges WTO complaint over renewable energy tariffs
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

China lodges WTO complaint over renewable energy tariffs

The spokesperson also said that U.S. subsidies for its own domestic PV manufacturing were giving its industry an "unfair competitive advantage and damaged the legitimate rights and interests of China's renew...More..

Turkey says it will help firms hit by turmoil
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Turkey says it will help firms hit by turmoil

Addressing a conference of his ruling party faithful in the capital, Recep Tayyip Erdogan added fuel to the spat with the US, even as local business groups called on his government to settle it. The dispute is ...More..

Turkey court rejects new appeal to free detained U.S. pastor
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Turkey court rejects new appeal to free detained U.S. pastor

The announcement came after Qatar's emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani held lunchtime talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. A banking watchdog's step to limit foreign exchange swap transactio...More..

China prints currencies of foreign countries, including India
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

China prints currencies of foreign countries, including India

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor asked Union ministers, Arun Jaitley and Piyush Goyal , to clarify. Not to mention making it easier for Pakistan to counterfeit. As per news website Money Control, the RBI h...More..

Brexit Britain: Unemployment Lowest in 40 Years, Wages Up, EU Migrants Down
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Brexit Britain: Unemployment Lowest in 40 Years, Wages Up, EU Migrants Down

The UK unemployment rate dropped to a new four-decade low of 4.0% in June. In the North West there were 148,000 people unemployed down 6,000 on the previous quarter giving a rate of 4.1 per cent. Flash figure...More..

Russian FM accuses U.S. of attempts to impede Astana process for Syria
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Russian FM accuses U.S. of attempts to impede Astana process for Syria

Both countries are also facing US sanctions, so one idea they floated: Stick to their own national currencies for trade and avoid using the dollar at all. Relations between Turkey and the United States strained...More..

Turkish courts release detainees but reject U.S. pastor's appeal
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Turkish courts release detainees but reject U.S. pastor's appeal

The lira TRYTOM=D3 , which has weakened 34 percent against the dollar this year, firmed to 5.7500 against the dollar by 0722 GMT from a close of 5.95. Amid calls to "burn" the dollars, the group headed to a ba...More..

Ethereum (ETH) Price Hits Nine-Month Low, Plunges Below $300
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Ethereum (ETH) Price Hits Nine-Month Low, Plunges Below $300

Cryptocurrencies are extending their summer sell-off. At the height of Ether's rally past year, the digital coin comprised 32 per cent of cryptocurrency market capitalisation, coming within striking distan...More..

by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

White House: 'We Won't Forget' How Turkey is Treating US Pastor

Last Friday, US President Donald Trump said he had authorised higher tariffs on aluminium and steel imports from Turkey . Turkey is increasing tariffs on imports of series of US products, escalating a fe...More..

China Is Sending a Trade Envoy to Washington Amid Tariff Dispute
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

China Is Sending a Trade Envoy to Washington Amid Tariff Dispute

The ministry reiterated in the statement that China is against unilateralism and trade protectionism, and won't accept any unilateral trade restrictions. China responded with similar penalties on American impor...More..

Turkey to boycott United States electronic goods: Erdogan
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Turkey to boycott United States electronic goods: Erdogan

Some joked bitterly on social media that the plunge of the lira would make Apple products unaffordable for Turks in any case. President Trump announced Friday that he would double tariffs on steel and al...More..

Parents and son, 7, killed in Genoa bridge collapse
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Parents and son, 7, killed in Genoa bridge collapse

The tender provided for a strengthening of the bridge's pier cables, including those of pier nine, the one that collapsed on Tuesday. About 630 people live in apartment buildings practically under or right ne...More..

Turkish lira rallies as Qatar makes $15 bil. loan pledge
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Turkish lira rallies as Qatar makes $15 bil. loan pledge

The lira has lost more than 40 per cent this year and crashed to an all-time low of 7.24 to the dollar on Monday, hit by worries over Erdogan's calls for lower borrowing costs and by worsening ties with the Uni...More..

Corona brewer Constellation Brands extends pot bet with $3.8 billion investment
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Corona brewer Constellation Brands extends pot bet with $3.8 billion investment

Constellation shares slid 8 percent to $203.73 in NY. Canopy will keep its position on the Canadian stock exchange and the group's existing management team will remain in place. Canopy's share price has nearl...More..

by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Did Donald Trump use the N-word?

That slam follows a pattern of inflammatory language about women and minorities. Trump's campaign has accused Manigault-Newman of violating a non-disclosure agreement. "Mark Burnett called to say that there a...More..

Turkey retaliates against Trump tariffs, hiking fees on U.S
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Turkey retaliates against Trump tariffs, hiking fees on U.S

A previous appeal by Halavurt on behalf of Brunson was rejected by the court. If the Turkish government does not eventually agree to USA demands and release him early, Brunson could spend 35 years in prison. is...More..

Tencent has a major gaming problem
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Tencent has a major gaming problem

Industry executives have said many games in China, and not just those belonging to Tencent, have since March faced a hiatus in license approvals after China revamped its content regulatory body and divided it...More..

Turkish firms join drive to stop ads with United States outlets
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Turkish firms join drive to stop ads with United States outlets

European banking shares were down 1% as fears lingered over the crisis hitting lenders with exposure to Turkey. Erdogan said Turkey is the target of an economic war waged by the USA, calling on citizens t...More..

by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Erdogan says Turkey to boycott iPhone, other U.S. electronics

Relations between the two nations have continued to worsen in recent days, with Trump's top national security advisor John Bolton meeting with Turkish ambassador Serdar Kilic Monday. Tisdall thinks Erdogan'...More..