Paris Police Brace for a Fifth Week of Violent Protests

Two security sources said Ramadan had been found in possession of eight such vests. The Egyptian media , largely a mouthpiece of the government since the 2013 coup, has dedicated significant airtime to warning against the damaging consequences o... More..

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Tencent Music Entertainment Group Plans $1.1 Billion IPO for December 12th (TME)
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Tencent Music Entertainment Group Plans $1.1 Billion IPO for December 12th (TME)

The offering included a little over 41 million American depositary shares (ADSs) being sold by Tencent Music , in addition to another 40.97 million ADSs being sold by existing shareholders. Tencent, whose shar...More..

Mississauga, Markham opt out of hosting retail cannabis stores
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Mississauga, Markham opt out of hosting retail cannabis stores

The results will be announced in January, the government says. Under the Ford government, the OCS will be the wholesaler providing product to private retailers. He still believes retail locations should be ma...More..

Qualcomm wants Chinese regulators to ban the sale of Apple's newest iPhones
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Qualcomm wants Chinese regulators to ban the sale of Apple's newest iPhones

A Qualcomm statement said the Fuzhou Intermediate People's Court had granted its request for two preliminary injunctions against four subsidiaries of Apple, ordering them to immediately to stop selling the iPh...More..

Japan to stop its govt from purchasing Huawei or ZTE equipment
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Japan to stop its govt from purchasing Huawei or ZTE equipment

Japan's big three telecom operators plan not to use current equipment and upcoming fifth-generation (5G) gear from China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and ZTE Corp , Kyodo News reported on Monday. In a ...More..

Donald Trump: Through USMCA, 'Mexico is paying for the wall'
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Donald Trump: Through USMCA, 'Mexico is paying for the wall'

The president has threatened repeatedly to "shut down" the government if Congress doesn't provide the money he says is needed to build a wall at the Mexican border - and he's said that Senator Chuck Schumer ...More..

Trump Says He Would Meet Xi Again, Hails China Soybean Purchases
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Trump Says He Would Meet Xi Again, Hails China Soybean Purchases

Dreyfus did not immediately respond to requests for comment. Toyota Motor Corp. and Hyundai Motor Co. tracked earlier gains for Daimler AG, General Motors Co. "Failure to review this and other similarly-situa...More..

Human heart left behind on Seattle-bound flight
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Human heart left behind on Seattle-bound flight

In a statement to USA Today , Southwest referred to the organ on flight 3606 as "a life-critical cargo shipment" that was "intended to stay in Seattle for delivery to a local hospital". It's not clear what t...More..

Apple to open $1B campus in Austin, Texas
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Apple to open $1B campus in Austin, Texas

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott hailed Apple's new campus as a milestone development that "truly elevates Austin as one of the primer technology hubs in the entire world". Apple said it added 6,000 jobs to its U.S. w...More..

British economy stutters as manufacturing and vehicle sales weigh on growth
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

British economy stutters as manufacturing and vehicle sales weigh on growth

Month-on-month, construction growth declined 0.2% in October while services activity rose 0.2%. Today's (11 December 2018) figures also reveal the youth unemployment rate has nearly halved since 2010, with ...More..

Federal farm bill legalizes hemp, assists dairy farmers, protects maple industry
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Federal farm bill legalizes hemp, assists dairy farmers, protects maple industry

Grassley joined eight other Republicans in opposing the measure, which was supported by every Senate Democrat. Here's what's in and what's out. "But it was most important to provide the certainty that farm bi...More..

Tampons being recalled after reports of unraveling, being left in the body
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Tampons being recalled after reports of unraveling, being left in the body

Kimberly-Clark has announced a voluntary recall of one of their tampon brands due to a defect across the United States and Canada. The tampons are sold at retailers in the USA and Canada. Consumers can also c...More..

Saudi Energy Minister Says he Discussed Oil Market with US Counterpart
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Saudi Energy Minister Says he Discussed Oil Market with US Counterpart

The worst kept secret about the crude production cutbacks engineered by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) - that the USA will continue to gain market share by pumping all out - was ...More..

Theresa May faces leadership challenge as Brexit deal anger boils over
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Theresa May faces leadership challenge as Brexit deal anger boils over

The vote will take place until 8pm, with the result announced soon afterwards. British Prime Minister Theresa May will visit Germany's Angela Merkel Tuesday (11 December) as she works to salvage her Brexit ...More..

Why Is The Internet Talking About Shaktikanta Das
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Why Is The Internet Talking About Shaktikanta Das

He said, "The Government acknowledges with deep sense of appreciation the services rendered by Dr Urjit Patel to this country both in his capacity as the Governor and the Deputy Governor of the RBI", while ad...More..

Google boss denies plans to launch censored search engine in China
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Google boss denies plans to launch censored search engine in China

Pichai replied: "As Google, we wouldn't participate in any partisan efforts in any civic process". But Reporters Without Borders (RSF), a signatory to the letter , said Pichai must think again. Our core miss...More..

Australian watchdog wants a regulator for dominant Google, Facebook
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Australian watchdog wants a regulator for dominant Google, Facebook

The report included a proposal that would prevent Google's internet browser Chrome from being installed as a default on mobile devices, computers and tables and Google's search engine from being installed a...More..

China, U.S. discuss next stage of trade talks
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

China, U.S. discuss next stage of trade talks

Last Spring, Huawei's fellow national champion ZTE was facing a crippling ban on purchases of US-made components in connection with Iran sanctions compliance. delegation's stops in South Korea and Japan. Sp...More..

Brexit: Theresa May visits European Union to seek new assurances on deal
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Brexit: Theresa May visits European Union to seek new assurances on deal

Commons leader Andrea Leadsom has questioned Speaker John Bercow's impartiality over Brexit. In response, a spokesperson said that it is the government's "firm policy" that Article 50 would not be revoked des...More..

Qualcomm wins Chinese import ban against several iPhones on patent grounds
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Qualcomm wins Chinese import ban against several iPhones on patent grounds

Apple said that "all iPhone models remain available for our customers in China", adding that "we will pursue all our legal options through the courts". Both of the patents in question relate to software and ...More..

Japanese prosecutors indict Ghosn, Nissan for understating pay: Kyodo
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Japanese prosecutors indict Ghosn, Nissan for understating pay: Kyodo

The special investigation department of the Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office also re-arrested Ghosn and Kelly later on December 10 on the same suspicion of under-reporting executive remuneration for t...More..

Tumblr Bans All Adult Content, Users Shocked
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Tumblr Bans All Adult Content, Users Shocked

This announcement comes two weeks after the micro-blogging site was kicked off of Apple's App Store because some users had posted and downloaded photographs of child sex abuse . Tumblr CEO Jeff D'Onofrio ...More..

Uber files for long-anticipated IPO
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Uber files for long-anticipated IPO

Lyft said it hasn't yet determined how many shares will be offered or what the price range will be. The company filed confidentially for an IPO on Friday, marking the beginning of a race for the two ride-hai...More..

Nissan to recall 150000 cars due to improper checks
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Nissan to recall 150000 cars due to improper checks

Nissan has announced plans to recall approximately 150,000 vehicles owing to improper tests on new units, dealing a fresh blow to the Japanese auto giant following the shock arrest of former chairman Carlos Gh...More..

Fiat Chrysler reportedly to open new Jeep plant in the Detroit area
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Fiat Chrysler reportedly to open new Jeep plant in the Detroit area

Given the importance of identifying companies that will ensure earnings per share at a tall rate, we later obsession to umpire how to identify which companies will achieve high amassing rates. When a stock pri...More..

Winter Weather Warnings, Advisories issued until Sunday morning
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Winter Weather Warnings, Advisories issued until Sunday morning

ET on Saturday and extending through noon Monday. Winter Storm Diego will spread a widespread mess of snow, sleet and freezing rain from the southern Plains to the Ozarks and the Southeast late this week in...More..

Secret Santa once again drops $1,300 coin into Salvation Army kettle
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Secret Santa once again drops $1,300 coin into Salvation Army kettle

The Marietta Salvation Army says their kettle drive numbers are down about $10,000 compared to this time past year. Store closings, mean less available sites for kettle stands and this, combined with a lack o...More..

OPEC deal could push oil to $80 per barrel
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

OPEC deal could push oil to $80 per barrel

The reduction has certainly met with the response hoped for by ministers as it was at the upper end of most predictions. USA light crude rose US$2.69 to a high of US$54.18 a barrel before slipping to around U...More..

Unemployment rate dropped to 5% in Barrie in November
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Unemployment rate dropped to 5% in Barrie in November

The unemployment rate jumped to 7.9 per cent in November from 7.2 per cent in October, the agency said on Friday. In Ontario, the number of jobs grew by 20,000 holding the unemployment rate steady at 5.6 pe...More..

US hiring pullback could signal mild slowdown in growth
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

US hiring pullback could signal mild slowdown in growth

November's report showed the unemployment rate unchanged, at 3.7 percent, the lowest in nearly 50 years, and wage growth ticked up to 3.1 percent - partly due to an increase in minimum wage by retail giant ...More..