Amazon Plans To Split HQ2 Between 2 Cities

Two new 25,000-person offices remain massive undertakings for the company though less attention-grabbing than the year-long hype has suggested. Citing an anonymous source familiar with Amazon's plans, the highly-sought-after second headquarters wil... More..

by | Published 9 days ago
Amazon is offering free shipping with no minimum purchase
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Amazon is offering free shipping with no minimum purchase

Target last month raised the stakes for the all-important holiday shopping rush, offering USA customers free two-day shipping. "This holiday, customers can enjoy free shipping with no minimum purchase amount ...More..

Target unveils early look into its Black Friday deals
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Target unveils early look into its Black Friday deals

Black Friday deals will be available online starting at 12:01 a.m. CT. Kohl's is hosting a one-day only Black Friday event today, with promotions throughout Thanksgiving week. The Early Access Pass launched...More..

JAL pilot admits being almost 10 times over alcohol limit
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

JAL pilot admits being almost 10 times over alcohol limit

Aircraft Boeing 777 took off after the 69-minute delay. British authorities notified JAL that breath and blood tests on the co-pilot found alcohol levels far exceeding the legal limit, the airline said. Jit...More..

Lowe’s to close dozens of underperforming stores across the USA and Canada
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Lowe’s to close dozens of underperforming stores across the USA and Canada

The closures include 27 mostly Rona stores in Canada including nine in Ontario , nine in Quebec, six in Newfoundland and Labrador, two in Alberta and one in British Columbia . Ellison, Lowe's president an...More..

by | Monday, November 05, 2018

"Black Monday": Iranian Analysts Explain Why US Sanctions Unlikely to Succeed

Asked about the prospect of the country restarting a nuclear program, Pompeo replied that "We're confident the Iranians will not make that decision" on CBS' "Face the Nation ". Image copyright Getty Images Ima...More..

Iran president says country will 'proudly' break U.S. sanctions by selling oil
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Iran president says country will 'proudly' break U.S. sanctions by selling oil

According to the hype from Capitol Hill, US restrictions against Iran coming into force at midnight are meant to economically punish the nation by preventing the sale of any Iranian oil outside of the natio...More..

Lanka IOC also revises fuel prices
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Lanka IOC also revises fuel prices

The downward slide in petrol and diesel prices continued on Saturday after the rates were cut by 19 and 11 paise a litre respectively in the national capital on softening global oil prices. Fuel prices have b...More..

Dead In Building Collapse At Amazon's Warehouse Collapse In Baltimore
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Dead In Building Collapse At Amazon's Warehouse Collapse In Baltimore

Baltimore City Fire Department Chief Roman Clark said that a 15m wall collapsed at the facility after a storm descended on the city, according to the Baltimore Sun . on Friday night. He adds that a second pers...More..

U.S. Jobs Report Signals More Interest Rate Hikes Ahead
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

U.S. Jobs Report Signals More Interest Rate Hikes Ahead

The labor force participation rate, or the proportion of working-age Americans who have a job or are looking for one, rose to 62.9 percent last month from 62.7 percent in September. The prospects for Republican...More..

Apple drops bomb on investors
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Apple drops bomb on investors

In an unprecedented move, Apple has made a decision to stop revealing the sales figure of iPhone from the first quarter of fiscal 2019. The dip in Apple's shares to $208.50 knocked around $67 billion of...More..

USA to exempt eight nations from Iran sanctions snapback
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

USA to exempt eight nations from Iran sanctions snapback

There's no doubt exports will be affected this time around too, but it's also clear that Iran and its remaining business partners will be working hard to maintain trading links. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo ...More..

Barrick, Randgold sweeten dividend ahead of takeover deal vote
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Barrick, Randgold sweeten dividend ahead of takeover deal vote

As ABX has a P/S, P/E and P/B estimations of 1.94, 0 and 1.64 separately. Taking a look at the performance of Barrick Gold Corporation stock, an investor will come to know that the weekly performance ...More..

Kelowna's unemployment rate fell significantly in October
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Kelowna's unemployment rate fell significantly in October

The provincial unemployment rate was 5.6% in October. According to Statistics Canada and the Alberta government, the unadjusted three-month moving average unemployment rate in October was 4.1 per cent, down...More..

DC Suburb Likely To Get Second Amazon Headquarters
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

DC Suburb Likely To Get Second Amazon Headquarters

Amazon has apparently zeroed in on its second North American headquarters - and it's not Boston. The Washington Post reported that Amazon is said to be mulling how quickly it could move employees, its physi...More..

The United States could trade with China
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

The United States could trade with China

The headwinds have increased with Trump's specific charge - publicly echoed by Vice President Mike Pence - that China is actively trying to interfere in the United States midterm elections, to be held on No...More..

US regulators subpoenaed Tesla production data, company says
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

US regulators subpoenaed Tesla production data, company says

Tesla on Friday was hit with a subpoena by the Securities and Exchange Commission, which is probing projections the electric carmaker made for Model 3 production rates previous year. Musk and Tesla agreed to p...More..

U.S. Employment Costs Rise More Than Forecast as Pay Jumps
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

U.S. Employment Costs Rise More Than Forecast as Pay Jumps

The rise has some economists anxious higher inflation may not be far behind. There were a record 7.1 million job openings in the economy in August, compared with only some 6.2 million unemployed. In its mon...More..

Is there a Trump-China deal in the offing? We'll see
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Is there a Trump-China deal in the offing? We'll see

Xi said Thursday after speaking with Trump that he hopes China and the United States will be able to promote a steady and healthy relationship, Chinese state media reported. stock market. "China does not wa...More..

Spotify begins testing Apple Watch app
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Spotify begins testing Apple Watch app

For the December quarter, Spotify shaved the upper end of its subscriber forecast by 1 million, resulting in a revised range of 93 million to 96 million. The really interesting part in all this is that existi...More..

GM offers buyouts to 18K workers after posting strong profit
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

GM offers buyouts to 18K workers after posting strong profit

GM reported third-quarter net income of $2.53 billion, or $1.75 a share, compared with a loss previous year of $2.98 billion, or $2.03 a share. "We are doing this while our company and economy are strong", t...More..

British manufacturing sector feels weight of Brexit uncertainty - USA
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

British manufacturing sector feels weight of Brexit uncertainty - USA

But its overall GDP growth in the first three quarters remained at a high level of 6.7 percent and it is set to achieve its preset GDP growth goal of about 6.5 percent for this year. Anecdotal evidence suggeste...More..

Palestinians condemn 'provocative' Brazil embassy move to Jerusalem
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Palestinians condemn 'provocative' Brazil embassy move to Jerusalem

But Palestinian official Hanan Ashrawi told AFP news agency such "provocative and illegal steps. will only destabilise security and stability in the region". The Palestinians regard the eastern sector of Jeru...More..

Subaru, Toyota Recalling 400,000+ Vehicles Globally Including US Models
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Subaru, Toyota Recalling 400,000+ Vehicles Globally Including US Models

The recall is due to springs in the engine valve that could fracture and cause the vehicle to stall, the carmakers said on Thursday. The recall will also include the FR-S sports coupe call now called the Toyot...More..

Elon Musk Says He Wouldn’t Take Money From Saudi Arabia Now
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Elon Musk Says He Wouldn’t Take Money From Saudi Arabia Now

It's the first time Tesla has formally disclosed the SEC subpoena in a regulatory filing, but there have been widespread news reports about its investigation into production forecasts. Elon Musk, following his ...More..

Imran Khan hoping for a bailout from China, Pakistan’s ‘all-weather’ friend
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Imran Khan hoping for a bailout from China, Pakistan’s ‘all-weather’ friend

Khan's PTI party, an acronym for its name in the Urdu language, has said the project is too heavy on infrastructure, has too many projects in India's Punjab state and too much corruption. A report by Chin...More..

Canada Post strikes move to PEI, Joliette, Que
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Canada Post strikes move to PEI, Joliette, Que

Be prepared to wait several days, if you've ordered parcels online and expect them to be delivered by Canada Post . Canada Post is attempting to minimize the impact on customers. Here at home, Ottawa and Renfr...More..

US Crude Stocks Rise by 3.2 mln bbls Last Week
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

US Crude Stocks Rise by 3.2 mln bbls Last Week

China's manufacturing growth slowed for the second straight month in October, dragged down by its trade dispute with the US. Oil has been caught in the global financial market slump this month, with equities ...More..

by | Friday, November 02, 2018

China stocks gain on trade war hopes

China has been hurt over the past months and is having a "hard time" due to strong steps taken by the USA against it over trade, USA president Donald Trump has claimed. 'We do hope that China and the United St...More..

US Indicts Chinese, Taiwan Firms for Targeting Micron Trade Secrets
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

US Indicts Chinese, Taiwan Firms for Targeting Micron Trade Secrets

The FBI's deputy director, David Bowdich, said that almost every one of the agency's 56 field offices "has investigations into economic espionage that lead back to the country of China". Fujian Jinhua is alre...More..