The 50 best places to work in Britain

The job and recruiting site just released its annual Employees' Choice Awards , ranking the best places to work in 2019 among companies with at least 1,000 employees, based on voluntary and anonymous feedback from those workers. Boston Consulting ... More..

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Huawei's chief financial officer arrested in Canada
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Huawei's chief financial officer arrested in Canada

We'll update you as this story continues. USA media have reported that the United States is investigating Huawei for potential violations of U.S. sanctions against Iran. "The company believes the Canadian a...More..

RBI maintains status quo: Key takeaways from fifth bi-monthly policy meet
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

RBI maintains status quo: Key takeaways from fifth bi-monthly policy meet

RBI said inflation in the second half of the current fiscal is projected at 2.7-3.2 percent. The statutory liquidity ratio (SLR) will go down by 25 basis points every quarter from January-March, every cale...More..

Business Lobby: Xi G20 Meeting to Help Prevent Trade War Escalation
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Business Lobby: Xi G20 Meeting to Help Prevent Trade War Escalation

President Donald Trump and top US officials said on Monday that a trade truce with China will lead to structural changes in Beijing's economic policies, including lower tariffs, lower non-tariff barriers and mo...More..

Ted Baker employees complain of founder's 'awkward hugging policy'
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Ted Baker employees complain of founder's 'awkward hugging policy'

Ted Baker PLC ( LON:TED ) has launched an independent external investigation into claims that there is a culture of "forced hugging" and inappropriate behaviour at the British fashion retailer. In an interview...More..

5.1 million pounds of beef added to salmonella recall
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

5.1 million pounds of beef added to salmonella recall

The total amount of "non-intact raw beef products" that have been recalled now exceeds more than 12 million pounds. The beef is linked to a salmonella outbreak that has caused illnesses in 246 people from 2...More..

Doubts on the rise about the US-China ceasefire
by | Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Doubts on the rise about the US-China ceasefire

Trump said his team of trade advisers led by China trade hawk U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer would determine whether a "REAL deal" with China was possible. Early Tuesday, Kudlow said the White Hou...More..

Qualcomm says no plans to revisit NXP takeover
by | Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Qualcomm says no plans to revisit NXP takeover

One problem: It's too late. In addition, Qualcomm has already moved ahead with a $30 billion stock buyback in the wake of the original acquisition failure, with $21 billion already spent, "making it significa...More..

Stats SA to announce third quarter GDP results
by | Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Stats SA to announce third quarter GDP results

This was revealed in a new analysis conducted by PwC's Strategy& economists on the potential economic impact of investment pledges made at the SA Investment Conference in October 2018. The transport, storage an...More..

Moe will not cut oil production despite pleas from Alberta's opposition leader
by | Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Moe will not cut oil production despite pleas from Alberta's opposition leader

Output of raw crude oil and bitumen will be reduced initially by 325,000 barrels per day. "It makes no sense for Alberta to stand by while its valuable oil resources sell for next to nothing , the provincial t...More..

Tesla on Autopilot Drove 7 Miles With Drunk Driver Sleeping
by | Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Tesla on Autopilot Drove 7 Miles With Drunk Driver Sleeping

The officers had to knock on the window to awaken the driver, Alexander Joseph Samek, 45. The officers said that it took a while for them to wake up the driver. However, autopilot is supposed to detect if the d...More..

Quora hacked, about 100 million user accounts leaked
by | Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Quora hacked, about 100 million user accounts leaked

Quora said they discovered the hack on Friday, November 30, but didn't say when the actual breach happened. Users who authenticated on Quora with passwords will have these invalidated as well, d'Angelo said. ...More..

Seven-year-old YouTuber made £17.2m in one year
by | Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Seven-year-old YouTuber made £17.2m in one year

Ryan of Ryan ToysReview beat famous YouTubers including Jake and Logan Paul and Swedish gamer PewDiePie to top the list compiled by Forbes . The video featured Ryan opening and reviewing a box containing mor...More..

Amazon Go: Bigger cashierless stores reportedly being tested
by | Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Amazon Go: Bigger cashierless stores reportedly being tested

The technology is more hard to implement in larger store formats such as Whole Foods locations due to product variety and overall space, the Journal said. It also has lowered prices for Amazon's Prime members. ...More..

by | Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Days of Events Honoring Former President George HW Bush

CNN caught up with him quickly as he walked through the airport. The motorcade carrying his casket from the funeral home arrived Monday at Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base outside Houston along a road lined...More..

G-20 nations agree on trade, migration; not climate change
by | Monday, December 03, 2018

G-20 nations agree on trade, migration; not climate change

Trump sought to use the gathering to make his own trade deals, signing a pact with Mexico and Canada to replace the North American Trade Agreement. A final communique adopted at the summit in Argentina said a...More..

by | Monday, December 03, 2018

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley Orders Oil Production Slashed To Fight Price Crisis

If there is a cut back, he says, gasoline prices will inch up. Days after an op-ed in the Edmonton Journal hinted at the curtailing of oil production, Alberta Premier Rachel Notley has officially announced th...More..

Relief from the USA and China’s trade agreement - Danske Bank
by | Monday, December 03, 2018

Relief from the USA and China’s trade agreement - Danske Bank

President Donald Trump has told reporters on Air Force One that a trade deal brokered with China is one of the largest ever made. The biggest headline is that both sides have agreed to temporarily hold o...More..

Qatar announces pullout from OPEC in 2019
by | Monday, December 03, 2018

Qatar announces pullout from OPEC in 2019

The tiny, energy-rich Arab nation of Qatar announced on Monday it would withdraw from OPEC, mixing its aspirations to increase production outside of the cartel's constraints with the politics of slighting the S...More..

As HP Inc reports strong Q4, Autonomy founder is charged in US
by | Monday, December 03, 2018

As HP Inc reports strong Q4, Autonomy founder is charged in US

Lawyers for Lynch, who has always denied any wrongdoing, said in a statement today that the indictment was a "travesty of justice" and he would contest the charges. Lynch co-founded Autonomy back in 1996. ...More..

Japan-France spat over Nissan-Renault brews as Ghosn remains jailed
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Japan-France spat over Nissan-Renault brews as Ghosn remains jailed

At the time of his arrest, Ghosn was heading the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance, which says it sold more than 10.6 million vehicles in almost 200 countries in 2017. The Mainichi Shimbun daily reported on ...More..

Oil prices fall amid further fears of oversupply
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Oil prices fall amid further fears of oversupply

With crude oil, sentiment is being influenced by expectations of production cuts by OPEC and its allies. US West Texas Intermediate was also able to recover, having dropped below $50 per barrel for the first ...More..

Payless tricks social media influencers into paying $600 for $20 shoes
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Payless tricks social media influencers into paying $600 for $20 shoes

Discount shoe retailer Payless taught so-called fashion influencers a lesson by opening a fake luxury shoe store called Palessi and filling it with the brand's cheap footwear. CBS News reported that one shop...More..

GM Moves Ammann into CEO Role at GM Cruise
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

GM Moves Ammann into CEO Role at GM Cruise

He will replace Cruise co-founder Kyle Vogt, who will become chief technology officer. Vogt, who studied robotics at MIT, all but guaranteed that won't happen because his new role will enable him to focus more ...More..

Floyd Mayweather Jr., DJ Khaled Charged with Cryptocurrency Fraud
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Floyd Mayweather Jr., DJ Khaled Charged with Cryptocurrency Fraud

It stated that the $32 million that the ICO had raised with the help of the Khaled and Mayweather was "a sophisticated marketing campaign to spin a web of lies about their supposed partnerships with legitimat...More..

Police raid Deutsche Bank offices in money laundering case
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Police raid Deutsche Bank offices in money laundering case

That was all before Thursday, when about 170 police officers and other officials seized documents during searches through six properties, including one employee's home. Reuters noted that the raid that began o...More..

Adani Group to fully fund Carmichael coal mine
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Adani Group to fully fund Carmichael coal mine

Adani still has to be given final environmental and planning approvals by the state government, and the decision could prove hard for Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, who has always said the mine needs to stack u...More..

US, China agree to 90-day truce to hash out trade differences
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

US, China agree to 90-day truce to hash out trade differences

It was unlikely that the two countries would reach a full-blown resolution in Buenos Aires; the issues that divide them are just too hard. President Trump has imposed import taxes on $250 billion in Chinese...More..

SEC charges Floyd Mayweather, DJ Khaled with cryptocurrency fraud
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

SEC charges Floyd Mayweather, DJ Khaled with cryptocurrency fraud

Both Mayweather and Khaled promoted Centra's ICO on their social media accounts. The SEC charged founders of Centra Tech with fraud in April . These are first cases the SEC has brought violations inv...More..

Marriott says Starwood Hotel database hacked, could affect 500 million guests
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Marriott says Starwood Hotel database hacked, could affect 500 million guests

Marriott says for about 327-million of those guests, information includes names, mailing addresses, phone numbers, emails, passport numbers and credit card information. The records of up to 500 million custome...More..