48 percent of voters say Trump is 'mentally stable'

But the good news for him is a plurality - 48 percent say he's mentally stable, compared to 42 percent who say he's not. Washington, Sep 13 (IANS ) The majority of US voters said they would not like to see Congress begin impeachment proceedings ag... More..

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The trade war is already hurting U.S. companies in China
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

The trade war is already hurting U.S. companies in China

Washington, Europe and other trading partners say those plans violate China's market-opening commitments. Trump has already imposed 25-per cent customs duties on US$50 billion worth of Chinese goods, triggeri...More..

by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Apple iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max Pre-Orders Are Now Live

Apple has unveiled details of its latest in-house Arm-based system-on-chip (SoC), the A12 Bionic, powering its next-generation smartphones - and in doing so may beat rival Huawei to market with a commercial 7nm...More..

Jeff Bezos Now Has a £1.5 Billion Charity Fund
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Jeff Bezos Now Has a £1.5 Billion Charity Fund

The fund will also launch a network of "full scholarship" preschools based in underserved communities. Where a "network" of Bezos preschools is concerned, we should be especially sceptical. Bezos has yet to s...More..

Turkish interest rate rise brings Erdoganomics down to earth
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Turkish interest rate rise brings Erdoganomics down to earth

The bank said further tightening will be delivered if needed. The central bank said deterioration in pricing behaviour continued to pose upside risks on the inflation outlook, despite weaker domestic demand c...More..

Oil slips from four-month highs on economic concerns
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Oil slips from four-month highs on economic concerns

Traders said this pulled wide open the discount of U.S. WTI crude versus Brent to around $10 per barrel, the biggest since June. "Things are tightening up", the agency said in its monthly report, but added: "...More..

The trade war is already hurting USA companies in China
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

The trade war is already hurting USA companies in China

It is also important to note that things are only getting started in the trade conflict, and unless China is willing to make some major concessions, and soon, then the world is likely to witness a protracted co...More..

by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Oil hits $80 as Iran fears mount

Total Iranian oil shipments for September-although we're just one third into the month and more tankers could leave later in September-slumped to 1.3 million bpd through September 13, compared to just above 2 m...More..

Bank Of England Governor Mark Carney's Term Extended
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Bank Of England Governor Mark Carney's Term Extended

In addition, the Treasury announced that Jon Cunliffe was reappointed for a second five-year term as deputy governor responsible for issues relating to financial stability. Following the hearing, Mrs Morgan sai...More..

NAFTA:
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

NAFTA: "store supply management, " said Teamsters Canada

U.S. "It would cause a massive disruption and I think lots of layoffs in the United States", Trudeau said on Canadian radio. "Our farmers don't have access to the Canadian markets the way that they have acces...More..

Turkish lira surges against United States dollar
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Turkish lira surges against United States dollar

In a decision published on Thursday in the Official Gazette, the government said any contracts previously made in foreign currency but which are now in effect must be converted into lira within 30 days. The US ...More..

Median Household Income Rose 1.8% in 2017, Census Bureau Figures Show
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Median Household Income Rose 1.8% in 2017, Census Bureau Figures Show

Households can vary in size from a single person to multiple adults and children residing under the same roof, but the average US household has 2.6 people. Middle-class income rose to a record level in 2017 as ...More..

Despite Trump’s tweet, Ford says it won’t make hatchback in US
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Despite Trump’s tweet, Ford says it won’t make hatchback in US

President Donald Trump threatened on Friday to attack China with tariffs on another $267 billion worth of goods. His comments on social media came a day after Apple's letter to U.S. That might add to Wash...More..

Crude Oil Price Analysis: Hedge Funds Bullish Again as Sanctions Loom
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Crude Oil Price Analysis: Hedge Funds Bullish Again as Sanctions Loom

Outside the United States, traders have been focusing on the impact of USA sanctions against Iran that will target oil exports from November. In New York last night Brent crude , the global benchmark, wa...More..

Gold Rocks Discovered in Australia Worth Millions
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Gold Rocks Discovered in Australia Worth Millions

The largest is 95 kilograms and contains approximately 2,440 ounces of gold. "These discoveries highlight the high-grade gold potential of Beta Hunt", he added. we were picking it up for hours", he said. Mar...More..

Putin proposes Russia, Japan sign historic peace treaty
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Putin proposes Russia, Japan sign historic peace treaty

But a Japanese government spokesman said Japan's position had not changed and that the issue of sovereignty over the islands needed to be resolved before signing any treaties with Russian Federation. Russian Pr...More..

Mallya's allegations 'serious', Jaitley should step down: Rahul Gandhi
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Mallya's allegations 'serious', Jaitley should step down: Rahul Gandhi

Embattled businessman Vijay Mallya told reporters outside London's Westminster Magistrates' Court that he met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley before leaving the country and offered to settle his dues with t...More..

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon on Trump: My wealth no
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon on Trump: My wealth no "gift from daddy"

Many of you have been vocal that you do not enjoy our unwavering commitment to our bold prediction that Jamie Dimon is destined to be the 46th President of these United States. There was speculation, aft...More..

Delhi High Court to hear petition against rising fuel prices today
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Delhi High Court to hear petition against rising fuel prices today

Not just non-ruling parties, but also the ruling Telugu Desam Party is supporting today's bandh. He extended his support to the nationwide protest against rising fuel prices. However, the court asked the govern...More..

by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Apple Website Leak Reveals Apple Watch Sizes in 40mm and 44mm

After a series of leaks, analysts expect the Silicon Valley firm to unveil three new X-series handsets at the launch event at 6pm United Kingdom time. Given that both the Telecom leak and the China Mobile Faceb...More..

Apple faces Trump's ire after company says tariffs would hurt products
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Apple faces Trump's ire after company says tariffs would hurt products

On August 31, Ford announced it was canceling plans to ship the Focus Active to the USA from China - citing new tariffs on Chinese imports. Trump took to Twitter Sunday to declare victory and writ...More..

Apple to unveil new iPhones, bigger watches
by | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Apple to unveil new iPhones, bigger watches

The new series will be able to detect an irregular heartbeat and start an emergency call automatically if it detects a user falling down, potentially appealing to older customers. These images come courtesy o...More..

Judge strikes down bill to reduce Toronto council size
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Judge strikes down bill to reduce Toronto council size

For the first time in Ontario's history, Ford said he'll employ this extraordinary tool in the Charter to permit the reduction to 25 wards from 47 for the October election to continue - and warned he could use ...More..

by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Hurricane Florence: 'We are planning for devastation'

But getting out of harm's way could prove hard. "This will be a storm that creates and causes massive damage to our country", he said , adding that significant inland flooding is expected in states including...More..

Trump mocks Obama for doubting his economic plan
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Trump mocks Obama for doubting his economic plan

The unemployment rate under Obama went from 7.8 percent to 4.6 percent while under Trump it's gone from 4.8 percent to 3.9 percent. World class narcissist and former President, Barack Obama , gave a spee...More..

by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Trump wants Obama to know he has a 'magic wand'

But the Obama administration also celebrated economic gains, with a 5.1 percent GDP in the second quarter of 2014 and four quarters of growth above the 4.0 percentage rate. The only catch.the claim was made by ...More..

Rupee hits fresh low, tumbles below 72 against the dollar
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Rupee hits fresh low, tumbles below 72 against the dollar

It had opened at 72.18 per dollar. The headline consumer inflation rose 4.17 percent in July from a year earlier and is expected to pick up momentum on higher crude prices and the weakening rupee. Last week, Fi...More..

China's Record Trade Surplus With US Adds Fuel to Trade War Fire
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

China's Record Trade Surplus With US Adds Fuel to Trade War Fire

Apple is anxious that a new round of Trump's tariffs against China, on a further $267 billion of goods this time, will result in a price hike of its products. Apple didn't immediately respond to a request for ...More..

by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Ford rules out building Focus Active in US

San Francisco: Apple Inc. said proposed United States tariffs on $200 billion worth of products imported from China will raise prices for some of its popular consumer goods such as the Apple Watch and AirPods ...More..

Top White House economist fact-checks Trump on GDP claim
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Top White House economist fact-checks Trump on GDP claim

But as he answered a question from a reporter about Trump's tweet, he also bashfully recalled an earlier incident when he gave Sanders a "bad number". 'I'm not the chairman of council of Twitter advisers, ' Has...More..