Top White House economist fact-checks Trump on GDP claim

Then he brought up another recent glaring error, when Sanders inaccurately claimed Trump had achieved more gains in African American employment than President Obama had in eight years. "I guess I have a magic wand". They also occurred at the end of J... More..

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Fuel Prices Increased. Left declares Bharat Bandh on Monday
by | Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Fuel Prices Increased. Left declares Bharat Bandh on Monday

It said 21 opposition parties are supporting the Bharat bandh , besides a number of chambers of commerce and traders' associations. The percentage increase was 20.5. "Why is the common man being made to pay th...More..

by | Monday, September 10, 2018

China vows to respond if USA takes new steps on trade

Ford earlier announced it would not ship the cars from China to the United States because tariffs would make them too expensive, prompting a Trump tweet saying "This is just the beginning". Mr Trump last...More..

by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Despite Trump tweet, Ford says it won't make hatchback in U.S.

Ford's North America product communications manager, Mike Levine, spelled it out for the president in a tweet noting "it would not be profitable to build the Focus Active in the US given an expected annual...More..

Asian markets sink on fresh trade fears after Trump remarks
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Asian markets sink on fresh trade fears after Trump remarks

The trade surplus hit $31.05 billion in August and it continues to add fuel to the already heating up trade rhetoric between the U.S. and China . A sell-off in Chinese shares pulled Asian equities to a 14-mo...More..

Petrol, diesel prices hit new highs as opposition stages Bharat Bandh
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Petrol, diesel prices hit new highs as opposition stages Bharat Bandh

Diesel is priced at Rs 77.92 per litre in Parbhani. "Common man is suffering a lot due to the increasing prices of fuel". According to reports, the Centre imposes a total of Rs 15.33 per litre of the excise...More..

Alibaba's Jack Ma to step down in a year
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Alibaba's Jack Ma to step down in a year

Over the course of his tenure at Alibaba, Ma became China's richest man , earning a net worth of more than $40 billion. "I've worked closely with Daniel since 2007 when he first joined us as chief financial ...More..

US ride-share firm Lyft launches rental e-scooter service in Denver
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

US ride-share firm Lyft launches rental e-scooter service in Denver

In the email, parking and transportation services says scooters should be parked near bike racks so they don't block access or get in the way of pedestrian traffic. Lyft has notably been integrating public tran...More..

Trump’s tariffs would make Apple gear more expensive
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Trump’s tariffs would make Apple gear more expensive

The Mac mini desktop computer, Apple Pencil stylus accessory for iPads, various chargers and adaptors and tooling equipment used to manufacturer and design some products in the US will also be affected, the C...More..

Tesla Shares Fall After News Chief Accounting Officer Has Resigned
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Tesla Shares Fall After News Chief Accounting Officer Has Resigned

Morton clarified that he believes strongly in Tesla , its mission, and its future prospects, adding that he has no disagreements with Tesla's leadership or its financial reporting. Musk touched on the difficul...More..

August Jobs Report: Economy Adds 201000 Jobs; 3.9 Percent Unemployment
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

August Jobs Report: Economy Adds 201000 Jobs; 3.9 Percent Unemployment

He has also raised pay for other workers who were already earning more than the minimum. The average hourly wage in construction was up 3.3 percent over the previous year, but the gain was 3.5 percent back in S...More..

Canada Sheds Jobs in August, Pushing Jobless Rate To 6.0%
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Canada Sheds Jobs in August, Pushing Jobless Rate To 6.0%

Statistics Canada pegged the Prince George rate at 4.4 percent in August, down a point and a half from a year ago. British Columbia's 5.3 per cent rate in August was the lowest in the country, though that rat...More..

by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Petrol in Delhi Crosses Rs 80 Mark, Oppn Unites for Bharat Bandh

Opposition parties have called for a nation-wide " Bharat Bandh " on Monday (September 10) to protest against the spiralling fuel prices . Diesel rate touched its highest level of Rs 72.51 a litre. Implicati...More..

CBS Corporation(NYSE:CBS): CBS Corporation (CBS) Negotiating Terms Of CEO Exit
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

CBS Corporation(NYSE:CBS): CBS Corporation (CBS) Negotiating Terms Of CEO Exit

The 68-year-old executive is reportedly due almost $180 million in severance and a production deal under his current contract. If Moonves does soon leave the company, he would be replaced by COO Joe Ianniell...More..

Goldman CFO Denies Reports That Firm Is Ditching Crypto Trading Desk
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Goldman CFO Denies Reports That Firm Is Ditching Crypto Trading Desk

A crypto trading desk has simply moved down the priority list while they look at better ways to work with bitcoin. But it has never been clear what the Wall Street giant was planning. In other words, when i...More..

United Kingdom unveils energy price cap to help 11 million households
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

United Kingdom unveils energy price cap to help 11 million households

Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK, the trade body for suppliers, said: "There are over 70 suppliers in the energy market who will now be assessing how this impacts their individual business, however ...More..

Bernie Sanders introduces the BEZOS Act, targets Amazon and others
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Bernie Sanders introduces the BEZOS Act, targets Amazon and others

Amazon has pushed back on claims made by Sanders in recent weeks, saying the senator made " inaccurate and misleading " accusations against the company. For the objective of the bill, large employers are def...More..

Ford recalls 2 million F-150 pickups over seat belt issue
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Ford recalls 2 million F-150 pickups over seat belt issue

This, in turn, could cause the carpeting and insulation behind the B-pillar to catch on fire. According to the automaker, they have had 23 reports in Canada and the US of smoke or fires in their F-150s. ...More..

Concerns in US, Asia over fresh round of tariffs
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Concerns in US, Asia over fresh round of tariffs

The Trump administration has already slapped duties on US$50 billion of Chinese exports since July, which spurred immediate in-kind retaliation from Beijing. "China, right now, is a far bigger problem", Trump s...More..

Burberry Will Stop Setting Its Own Product on Fire
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Burberry Will Stop Setting Its Own Product on Fire

Burberry said it already reused, repaired, donated or recycled unsold products, but it would continue to increase these efforts. Tisci's first runway collection will not feature any fur, and the company will "p...More..

Guys in Houston Pull Off a Brilliant McDonald's Ad Scheme
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Guys in Houston Pull Off a Brilliant McDonald's Ad Scheme

Maravilla noted that 'Asian representation in media is not as prevalent as it should be, ' adding that he got a confidence boost after Crazy Rich Asians released, thinking that 'if I take a step and do somethin...More..

Obama delivers rebuke to Trump at University of IL
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Obama delivers rebuke to Trump at University of IL

While there have been plenty of big elections in US history, Obama said the current political climate makes this one different. Obama said the fanning of racial and class resentments did not "start with Dona...More..

Diesel and petrol prices rise by around 50 paise per litre
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Diesel and petrol prices rise by around 50 paise per litre

In Delhi, the petrol price has risen to a record Rs 79.51 a litre, while diesel price has been increased to Rs 71.55 a litre, which is also at a record high, according to the daily price notification issued b...More..

Goldman Sachs shelves plans to build a crypto trading desk
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Goldman Sachs shelves plans to build a crypto trading desk

Goldman Sachs already offers Bitcoin futures trading services to clients but has been exploring cryptocurrency trading options beyond the sole derivative. Bitcoin , the largest cryptocurrency, tumbled as muc...More..

NAFTA talks make progress; U.S., Canadian officials to work into night
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

NAFTA talks make progress; U.S., Canadian officials to work into night

Congress has the authority to approve trade deals. U.S. President Donald Trump - who signed a NAFTA side deal with Mexico last week - has threatened to impose auto tariffs on Canada or exclude it from the t...More..

New Mercedes-Benz EQC electric SUV finally revealed…
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

New Mercedes-Benz EQC electric SUV finally revealed…

The EQC softens its higher-riding proportions with sporty curves and a distinctive full-width rear light, while the interior resembles that of the Mercedes C-Class - a reminder of economies of scale that ele...More..

FDA tweets: Get rid of the Honey Smacks
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

FDA tweets: Get rid of the Honey Smacks

Check your home for it and throw it away or return it to the place of purchase for a refund , ' the CDC said on Tuesday. What's the Problem and What's Being Done? The latest illnesses were reported acr...More..

Elon Musk Calls Thailand Rescue Diver
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Elon Musk Calls Thailand Rescue Diver "Child Rapist" In New Attack

Elon Musk has again made unsubstantiated allegations that Vernon Unsworth , the British diver involved in the rescue of Thai boys trapped in a cave, is a paedophile - claims Mr Unsworth denies. But he inc...More..

Chinese billionaire returns to Beijing after USA arrest
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Chinese billionaire returns to Beijing after USA arrest

Zhang Shuhan, a JD.com official, said Monday by phone that "Liu Qiangdong has been released without charges and he is now back in China ". JD.com's shares plunged the most on record in the U.S. "There's no c...More..

Almost 200000 Prius hybrids recalled, may catch fire
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Almost 200000 Prius hybrids recalled, may catch fire

Customers who believe their vehicle may be affected by the recall are advised to visit the recall section of Toyota's website and enter their Vehicle Identification Number (VIN). What this means is that it ca...More..