• Britain's May Announces Agreement With Europe on Brexit
Britain's May Announces Agreement With Europe on Brexit

The deal that will enable us to do this is now within our grasp. Then, May will have to focus on getting her deal through UK Parliament which will be the toughest hurdle yet. Under EU rules, the withdrawal treaty is adopted by qualified majority and not unanimity, so a single state can not block it. EU leaders, however, seek unity on this most po...

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  • B.C. government expected to introduce ride-hailing legislation later today
B.C. government expected to introduce ride-hailing legislation later today

The province has introduced legislation that will allow ride-hailing companies to enter the B.C. market next year. "British Columbians absolutely want more options and flexibility in how they get around, but with checks in place to make sure their ride is a safe one", said Claire Trevena, Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure.

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  • Asian stocks slide after Wall Street losses, Nissan arrest
Asian stocks slide after Wall Street losses, Nissan arrest

Nokia, a big supplier of telecom networks, saw its shares drop 4 percent, while its Swedish rival Ericsson was down 3.5 percent. Tech stocks were among the biggest losers in Europe, too. European indexes fell, with Germany's DAX index dropping 1.6 percent. NISSAN: Nissan said Chairman Carlos Ghosn, who engineered a turnaround at the automaker, ...

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  • Record number of U.S. travelers for Thanksgiving holiday
Record number of U.S. travelers for Thanksgiving holiday

In addition, 4.27 million people will travel by air this year. "In the morning, just prior to the start of the event, the New York City Police Department and Macy's will make a final determination on the flight of the giant balloons", said Macy's spokesman Orlando Veras.

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  • Tory deal not dead over Brexit, says Foster
Tory deal not dead over Brexit, says Foster

Shadow Cabinet Office minister Jon Trickett said in a statement outside the Commons: "We no longer have a functioning government ". Instead, Borrell has suggested that language on Gibraltar be included in the 20-page political declaration on future ties that will be approved alongside the legal withdrawal treaty.

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  • Apple iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR production orders cut
Apple iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR production orders cut

The report said that Apple has also reduced orders for its two higher-priced models, the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max-which feature OLED displays, in contrast to the iPhone XR's LCD display. In its fourth fiscal quarter, ended 19 September, Apple sold 46.9 million iPhone units. Despite the decrease, the iPhone X went on to become the single-most p...

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  • Renault’s Not Giving Up On Carlos Ghosn Just Yet
Renault’s Not Giving Up On Carlos Ghosn Just Yet

It plans to remove him from post on Thursday. Nissan told Renault's board on Monday it had evidence of potential wrongdoing at Renault-Nissan BV, the Dutch venture overseeing alliance operations under Renault's ultimate control, three people with knowledge of the matter said.

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  • Skype calling arriving soon for Amazon Echo devices
Skype calling arriving soon for Amazon Echo devices

You can use Skype through Alexa if you own an Amazon Echo , Echo Plus , Echo Dot , Echo Show , or Echo Spot , regardless of which generation you have. Before this, you could only stream music from Pandora's online radio service. First your smart speaker or smart display needs to already be set up using the Alexa app for Android or iOS .

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  • Which? reveals 87% of Black Friday bargains were cheaper earlier in year
Which? reveals 87% of Black Friday bargains were cheaper earlier in year

Millions of Americans this year will wake up at the crack of dawn the morning after Thanksgiving to take advantage of some of the massive sales deals offered on one of the biggest shopping days of the year . An Argos spokesperson said that offering discounts on products on Black Friday did not mean those items were necessarily excluded from ot...

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  • Oil climbs 1% on prospect of OPEC, Russia supply cut
Oil climbs 1% on prospect of OPEC, Russia supply cut

This is as much to grab the Asia market space vacated by lower Iranian supplies as to influence a higher drawdown from the United States strategic reserves and bolster market sentiment - and prices. Oil's in a bear market after slipping from a four-year high last month as the USA granted surprise waivers for sanctioned Iranian crude. Total volu...

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  • Senior Northern Ireland politicians meeting Taoiseach for Brexit talks
Senior Northern Ireland politicians meeting Taoiseach for Brexit talks

DUP Westminster leader Nigel Dodds, speaking in the Commons, told Mrs May despite numerous private meetings on such issues she had not listened to concerns. Ireland has no plans to start preparing infrastructure for a possible hard border with Northern Ireland, Irish foreign minister Simon Coveney said on Friday.

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  • Carlos Ghosn Arrested Over Misconduct In Japan, Nissan Preparing To Fire Him
Carlos Ghosn Arrested Over Misconduct In Japan, Nissan Preparing To Fire Him

Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn has been arrested following allegations of financial misconduct . The Tokyo prosecutor's office had no comment on reports it was questioning Ghosn , who also heads an alliance of Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi.

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  • Money matters: Big day for RBI, Centre ties
Money matters: Big day for RBI, Centre ties

The RBI backed-off from its confrontationist stand and agreed to initiate discussions on almost all the issues that the Centre had raised with the country's central bank. This was one of the key demands of the government. With the two parameters eased, the government expects some of the 11 state-run banks that are now under PCA to come out of the...

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  • APEC leaders fail to agree on final communique
APEC leaders fail to agree on final communique

China congratulates the success of the meeting, and appreciates the active role of Papua New Guinea as the host, said Wang. "The entire world is worried" about tensions between China and the US, Mr O'Neill told a mob of reporters that surrounded him after he confirmed there was no communique from leaders.

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  • Cryptocurrencies hit hard as Ethereum falls to 16-month low
Cryptocurrencies hit hard as Ethereum falls to 16-month low

Stellar has witnessed a solid 4.55% gain to now trade at $0.25 before the day ended. Bitcoin (BTC) traded 0.4% lower against the dollar and now trades at $6,354.99 or 1.00000000 BTC. Now there are two versions of Bitcoin Cash , dubbed Bitcoin Cash ABC and Bitcoin Cash SV. Bitcoin Cash's total supply is 17,456,800 coins. The official mess...

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  • Reports say Nissan's Ghosn questioned over financial reports
Reports say Nissan's Ghosn questioned over financial reports

The Yokohama-based company said the violations were discovered during an investigation over several months that was instigated by a whistleblower. The (suspected) crime is a violation of Japan's Financial Instruments and Exchange Law, and the authorities have already begun searching the offices of Nissan's headquarters and other locations.

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  • Amazon’s first official early Black Friday deals are here
Amazon’s first official early Black Friday deals are here

Starting on November 18, you can say "Alexa, what are my deals?" for early access to some of Amazon's Black Friday device specials. Less attention goes toward items that are a little more personal-purchases such as anti-aging and beauty products that still enjoy great discounts during Black Friday and Cyber Monday but that aren't necessarily ...

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  • E-cigarette use among USA youth becomes an ‘epidemic’
E-cigarette use among USA youth becomes an ‘epidemic’

The FDA chief vowed to take all necessary actions to stop these trends from continuing. Industry insiders expected the 2016 rule to place restrictions on flavored tobacco products. Tony Abboud, executive director of the Vapor Technology Association, cautioned that restricting access to flavored products could imperil that possibility.

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  • Jennie-O recalling ground turkey nationwide in salmonella outbreak
Jennie-O recalling ground turkey nationwide in salmonella outbreak

The CDC is urging consumers to practice safe preparation and cooking, including washing hands frequently when handling raw products, cleaning food preparation areas thoroughly, and cooking meat to an internal temperature of 165 degrees Fahrenheit.

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  • Apec leaders at odds over globalisation and free trade
Apec leaders at odds over globalisation and free trade

He said the United States was working to improve relations with Beijing , and pointed to Trump's upcoming meeting with Xi as an opportunity for progress. On Saturday, Pence warned that Trump could still put more tariffs on China. In the absence of Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, the summit has been relatively low key and the focus ha...

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