Ikea swings axe at 7,500 jobs as it doubles down on digital

The Swedish furniture giant will open a 700,000 sq ft outlet - almost double the size of a typical IKEA store - at the SM Mall of Asia in Manila Bay. Ikea now employs 730 staff at its two outlets here - the full-sized store in Ballymun and its orde... More..

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Green Tuesday: Crowds line up at first legal pot shops in MA
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Green Tuesday: Crowds line up at first legal pot shops in MA

MA residents are probably more thankful than ever this Thanksgiving since the US state has opened its first-ever weed shop today, CBS reports. A line forms outside of Cultivate in Leicester, one of two stor...More..

Gregarious Google Cloud named Thomas Kurian as Senior Vice President
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Gregarious Google Cloud named Thomas Kurian as Senior Vice President

Greene said in a blog post that she will stay as an Alphabet board member. Greene said she originally meant to stay at Google for just two years, and now the executive is ready to focus on her passions, whi...More..

Nissan's Carlos Ghosn arrested over misconduct claims
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Nissan's Carlos Ghosn arrested over misconduct claims

Following an emergency board meeting on Tuesday, Renault said Mr Ghosn would remain as its chairman and chief executive. Ghosn's position as board chair for Renault will be temporarily occupied by the lead inde...More..

Apple boss Tim Cook says tech regulation is 'inevitable'
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Apple boss Tim Cook says tech regulation is 'inevitable'

So it should probably make Cook a little uncomfortable to talk about the fact that Apple gets paid by Google to make its search engine the default on iOS devices. Chief Executive Tim Cook predicts that go...More..

Stocks Dive on iPhone Concerns: Production Plans Cut Again and Again
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Stocks Dive on iPhone Concerns: Production Plans Cut Again and Again

Apple shocked investors a few weeks ago with a sales forecast for the Christmas quarter below Wall Street expectations, prompting certain suppliers to issue warnings that pointed to weakness in new iPhone sal...More..

DUP abstain from key votes sending Brexit warning to Theresa May
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

DUP abstain from key votes sending Brexit warning to Theresa May

In a series of meetings with the Prime Minister this week, the Cabinet rebels put forward amendments to make the controversial divorce deal more palatable to Leave supporters, according to BuzzFeed News. Barnie...More..

Chipotle offers manager job back in St. Paul dine-and-dash
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Chipotle offers manager job back in St. Paul dine-and-dash

Paul Pioneer Press newspaper . Ali, who was one of the customers, told theStar Tribune that he thought the employees came off as racist because they were being accused of being customers from a previous night...More..

Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday UK tech deals so far
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday UK tech deals so far

The investigation looked at offers at leading retailers and featured 59 deals at Currys PC World , 18 deals at Amazon , 14 deals at John Lewis and three from Argos . Currys PC Worldsaid it communicated cle...More..

Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn Arrested for Under-Reporting Salary
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn Arrested for Under-Reporting Salary

Nissan is the world's sixth-largest carmaker and its site in Sunderland is the UK's biggest auto plant. "The alliance partnership itself will not be affected by this event", Saikawa said. President Emmanuel M...More..

Oil markets: OPEC, US-China trade war in focus
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Oil markets: OPEC, US-China trade war in focus

Presumably, prices at that level would be too low even for USA president Donald Trump , who has spent the better part of the year pressuring OPEC to produce more and lower prices from earlier highs of $80; thi...More..

Apec divided over trade, fails to issue joint statement
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Apec divided over trade, fails to issue joint statement

The 21 nations at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Port Moresby struggled to bridge differences on the role of the World Trade Organization, which governs global trade, officials said . Toyosh...More..

Here are three contentious issues between RBI and government
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Here are three contentious issues between RBI and government

In a speech last month, RBI Deputy Governor Viral Acharya made a scathing statement about the independence of the central bank and argued that "governments that do not respect central bank independence will s...More..

Nissan moving to fire Ghosn for financial misconduct
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Nissan moving to fire Ghosn for financial misconduct

He had also in recent months made his mark on British politics, making outspoken comments on the effects of a hard Brexit on Nissan's famous Sunderland factory . Ghosn began his career at Michelin in France ,...More..

Irish premier warns against attempt to ‘amend or unthink’ Brexit deal
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Irish premier warns against attempt to ‘amend or unthink’ Brexit deal

The Taoiseach said that he does not see much room for renegotiation of the deal for the UK's withdrawal from the European Union, no matter who the Brexit Secretary is. He added: "We must be clear on the fact th...More..

Canada issues plea for the world to stop sending emails
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Canada issues plea for the world to stop sending emails

The blow suffered by Canada Post will go beyond the millions of dollars, its reputation will also be hit and a time when the volume of traditional mail is in decline and competitors are gaining ground as they t...More..

Airline to introduce new breath test over drunk pilot
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Airline to introduce new breath test over drunk pilot

The airline will introduce more advanced breathalyzers for its domestic and worldwide crews by Monday, November 19, Japanese national newspaper The Asahi Shimbun reported . According to the JAL report, the com...More..

Bitcoin Cash Price Careens Below $390 as Hard Fork Approaches — Newsflash
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Bitcoin Cash Price Careens Below $390 as Hard Fork Approaches — Newsflash

Tether (USDT) traded 0.3% higher against the dollar and now trades at $0.99 or 0.00017737 BTC . Bitcoin fell by 0.48% on Saturday, following on from a 1.63% reversal on Friday, to end the day at $5,628.3, th...More..

Jeff Bezos:
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Jeff Bezos: "Amazon is Not Too Big to Fail"

He is right, everything does come to an unfortunate end. Bezos went so far as to state that the downfall of the company is inevitable. But surprisingly, he believes that the retail giant will one day "fail" a...More..

Lion Air crash victim's father files USA lawsuit against Boeing
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Lion Air crash victim's father files USA lawsuit against Boeing

Lion Air's flight manual did not contain information about the new anti-stall system, according to investigators and an airplane flight manual seen by Reuters . "They (Boeing) didn't provide us all the info we...More..

Dirty Secrets Of Chinese Hotels Revealed
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Dirty Secrets Of Chinese Hotels Revealed

The video has gotten 29 million views and elicited tens of thousands of comments and shares. Enjoying a glass of wine in a luxury hotel suite would typically sound appealing to many in China , but a viral ...More..

Xi warns of dangers of conflict while Pence lets fly
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

Xi warns of dangers of conflict while Pence lets fly

Sign-up now and enjoy one (1) week free access! He said the USA was working to improve relations with Beijing , and pointed to Trump's upcoming meeting with Xi as an opportunity for progress. Xi and Trump are ...More..

Toyota Corolla sedan gets a bold new look in its 12th generation
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

Toyota Corolla sedan gets a bold new look in its 12th generation

Sedan powertrain options are expected to mirror those of the hatchback , which in Europe is offered with just a single conventional engine (in the form of the 1,2-litre turbopetrol that debuted in the C-HR) pl...More..

Just in time for Thanksgiving: 4 recalled turkey products to avoid
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Just in time for Thanksgiving: 4 recalled turkey products to avoid

Department of Agriculture knows more about the turkey products implicated in this outbreak than it is disclosing to the media or the American people", wrote Sarah Sorscher, CSPI's deputy director of regulatory ...More..

Honda Passport will be built in USA and debut at LA show
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Honda Passport will be built in USA and debut at LA show

Honda has confirmed the Passport will be built at its plant in Lincoln, Alabama, where the Pilot is made. The online event kicks off at 6:30 p.m. Honda has released a few teaser images of the Passport, though...More..

Best Photography Black Friday Deals 2018
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Best Photography Black Friday Deals 2018

It includes the hottest tech from many manufacturers and will feature more than 50 deals per day throughout the week. Free shipping is available to all shoppers, too. It can fill a room with music playing from ...More..

Flybe puts itself up for sale as profits plunge
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Flybe puts itself up for sale as profits plunge

Flybe is putting itself up for sale - weeks after a savage profit warning . The airline's stock has lost almost two-thirds of its value since the company issued a profit warning last month, underscoring chal...More..

FDA to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

FDA to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes

After much speculation, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is moving closer to removing flavored vapor products from convenience stores. The proposed menthol ban will be the most aggressive action the age...More..

Democrat leads in last undecided House race
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Democrat leads in last undecided House race

Sen. Todd Young, an Indiana Republican, was elected chair of the Senate Republican campaign operation, the National Republican Senate Committee. Bill Nelson , and a recount is ongoing. The GOP has gained onl...More..

Contentious Brexit Divorce Agreement Triggers Ministerial Resignations
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Contentious Brexit Divorce Agreement Triggers Ministerial Resignations

We can risk no Brexit at all. However, hardline Brexit supporters argue that it would be best for the U.K.in the long run, as fewer commitments to Europe would make it easier for Britain to negotiate direct t...More..