• Boston missed out on Apple’s big expansion, but there’s a consolation prize
Boston missed out on Apple’s big expansion, but there’s a consolation prize

The iGiant announced the plans for the United States expansion today, buttering up the administration with promises of 20,000 new jobs in the country by 2023 . It was just last month that Amazon said it will split its much-anticipated second headquarters between New York City and Arlington, Va. It will also add hundreds of new jobs to it...

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  • Brexit BOOM: UK wages SOAR to highest level since 2008
Brexit BOOM: UK wages SOAR to highest level since 2008

Unemployment also increased, up by 20,000 to 1.38 million after a big increase in the number of men out of work, although the total is still 49,000 lower than a year ago, the Office for National Statistics said . Moreover, he reported that the unemployment rate remained relatively constant, adding that the uptick in unemployment was the res...

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  • Shaktikanta Das assumes charge as new RBI Governor
Shaktikanta Das assumes charge as new RBI Governor

In his first media interaction as RBI Governor , he spoke about issues before the central bank . Das had been instrumental in establishing the monetary policy committee (MPC) and the switchover to an inflation targeting regime, among other things.

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  • Australian regulator calls for regulating Google's and Facebook's dominance
Australian regulator calls for regulating Google's and Facebook's dominance

Additionally, Sims stated that the inquiry has uncovered concerns that some digital platforms have breached competition or consumer laws, of which the ACCC is now investigating five allegations to determine if enforcement action is needed. It said for every 100 Australia dollars spent by advertisers in Australia, 47 Australia dollars goes to Googl...

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  • Local politicians react to Farm Bill
Local politicians react to Farm Bill

The final agreement on the bill came after Republicans in the lame duck Congress walked back some of their demands, including a proposal to tighten criteria for receiving food stamps that had been championed by Trump. This year's farm bill extends that support to the dairy industry, which has been struggling with low milk prices, and to second-tier...

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  • OPEC's assembly concludes with out yielding output reduce resolution
OPEC's assembly concludes with out yielding output reduce resolution

Commenting on US pressures, the UAE's Energy Minister Suhail al-Mazroui said OPEC "won't take instructions from anyone". "We're seeing volatility for now and there are some global uncertainties ahead of us such as trade tensions that may suppress demand coupled with potential American supply increase, both bearish for prices".

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  • German official says no Brexit movement on offer
German official says no Brexit movement on offer

UK Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday told Conservative Party lawmakers that she won't run in the next general election - a stunning development as she faced a no-confidence vote in Parliament, Reuters reported . Many lawmakers have been growing angry with May over her handling of Brexit. However, since the election of a new leader may ...

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  • Congressman grills CEO: Does Google know when I move seats?
Congressman grills CEO: Does Google know when I move seats?

Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas, tried to pin down Pichai concretely on privacy. "I punch news. This weekend I was on MSNBC four times, and yet the first thing that comes up is The Daily Caller, not exactly a liberal but I guess well known group, then Roll Call, then Breitbart News, then the Memphis Business Journal, then Breitbart News, then Breitbart", h...

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  • A Group of Mysterious 'Burglars' Broke into Princess Meng Wanzhou's Vancouver Home
A Group of Mysterious 'Burglars' Broke into Princess Meng Wanzhou's Vancouver Home

China on Saturday threatened Canada with "severe consequences" if Meng is not released. Meng Wanzhou , Huawei's chief financial officer, faces U.S. The Chinese citizen was arrested at YVR and the U.S. is seeking to have her extradited on allegations she tried to evade trade sanctions against Iran.

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  • May to address MPs as historic Brexit vote is called off
May to address MPs as historic Brexit vote is called off

But Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said it was not possible to renegotiate the Irish border backstop proposal without "opening up all aspects" of the Brexit withdrawal agreement. She also revealed the government will step up its work in preparation for a no-deal outcome. Earlier on Monday a spokesperson for Mrs May said that that the vote "i...

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  • Qualcomm wins injunction against iPhones in China
Qualcomm wins injunction against iPhones in China

While Qualcomm says the ban covers iPhones 6S through X, Apple says all iPhone models remain available for customers in China. Rosenberg said the company would seek enforcement of the Chinese orders if it determines Apple is violating them and that Qualcomm will challenge any assertion that its patents do not apply to Apple's current iPho...

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"From CBI To RBI... Total Disasters": Mamata Banerjee On Urjit Patel's Resignation

Under his leadership, the RBI brought financial stability. He has reportedly cited personal reasons for doing so. Patel said, "It has been my privilege and honour to serve in the Reserve Bank of India in various capacities over the years, support and hard work of RBI staff, officers & management has been a proximate driver of Bank's considera...

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  • Carlos Ghosn and Nissan Officially Charged of Financial Misconduct
Carlos Ghosn and Nissan Officially Charged of Financial Misconduct

The charges imposed Monday involve allegations Ghosn's pay was underreported by about $44 million U.S. over five years. Tokyo authorities also plan to re-arrest the two executives, sources said, declining to be named as they were not authorised to speak with media.

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  • Nikkei: Japan to indict Nissan as well as Ghosn
Nikkei: Japan to indict Nissan as well as Ghosn

The new accusation is also expected to be announced next week. In a separate case that erupted in July, Nissan admitted data on exhaust emissions and fuel economy had been deliberately "altered", hampering its efforts to recover trust after the inspection scandal.

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  • Uber has confidentially filed to go public
Uber has confidentially filed to go public

A spokesman for Uber declined to comment. Uber has not had a finance head since 2015, when then CFO Brent Callinicos left the company. According to the New York Times , Uber also filed its paperwork with the SEC on Thursday, setting the stage for both companies to compete over who can get their shares on the market first.

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  • X-rated content to disappear from Tumblr
X-rated content to disappear from Tumblr

This follows Tumblr's removal from the iOS App Store just a few days ago over concerns around the presence of child pornography. We will send out email notices to members of the Tumblr community whose content has been flagged as adult. " Tumblr is known as being this creative environment and space where you can experiment, where you can put a ...

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  • Analysts Research Summary: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU)Expert Gazette
Analysts Research Summary: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU)Expert Gazette

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 450,040 shares of the company's stock worth $8,663,000 after acquiring an additional 18,603 shares in the last quarter. They set a "peer perform" rating for the company. According to analysts Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU)'s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.95 and can go ...

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  • Risk of iced roads grows as snowstorm closes in on North Carolina
Risk of iced roads grows as snowstorm closes in on North Carolina

Schools districts in North Carolina and Virginia have announced they'll be closed Monday. After seeing some precipitation Friday, Arkansans are expected to get some winter weather Saturday as the storm moves east toward Tennessee. "Don't put your life and the lives of first responders at risk by getting out on roads covered in snow and ice". ...

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  • Red kettles raise money for The Salvation Army
Red kettles raise money for The Salvation Army

A Salvation Army bell ringer left his post and took off with the donation kettle at Woodman's Market Tuesday afternoon. We had no phone calls or messages about it beforehand. After the game, Elliott and Prescott pledged $21,000 donations to the Salvation Army , which the Cowboys have matched. The Salvation Army ... doing the most good for the ...

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  • Oil surges as OPEC+ is said to agree on cuts
Oil surges as OPEC+ is said to agree on cuts

A bipartisan group of USA senators has vowed to sanction Saudi Arabia after a briefing by CIA Director Gina Haspel convinced them the Saudi crown prince ordered the killing, which took place October 2 in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul. Oil workers adjust a pipe section at the turntable on a derrick during drilling operations in an oilfield. Th...

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