by | August 22, 2018 | 05:25

On Monday, sources told Reuters Chinese buyers of Iranian oil were beginning to shift their cargoes to vessels owned by National Iranian Tanker Co (NITC) for almost all their imports. Iran's Petroleum Minister Bijan Zanganeh says French energy giant Total has officially left the country, ending speculations over whether it would stay to finish a gas project following the return of USA sanctions against the Islamic Republic.

by | August 22, 2018 | 04:59

Lavrov was responding to an initiative by Britain's foreign minister, Jeremy Hunt, who is due to tell an audience in Washington later on Tuesday that London wants the European Union, which it is in the process of leaving, to increase sanctions on Moscow.

by | August 22, 2018 | 02:20

The Fed is raising rates in an effort to keep prices stable and to prevent the economy from overheating, but Trump has complained the increased rates are obstacles to economic growth. Neil Wilson, the chief market analyst at, said in an email on Tuesday morning: "Trump's not thrilled with the Fed raising rates". During the previous episode of Fed criticism, the White House maintained that Trump respected the central bank's independence.

by | August 21, 2018 | 21:15

The Gulfstream IV jet was carrying 16 passengers when it left Teterboro Airport around 10:50 a.m. Tuesday. A law enforcement source at Teterboro tells us the private plane's tires blew off during takeoff and the pilot circled back around to perform an emergency landing.

by | August 20, 2018 | 21:12

The $3.2 billion purchase price means Pepsi will pay $144 per SodaStream share-a 32% premium over its 30-day volume-weighted average price. In 12 years as CEO , Nooyi sought to expand the company's offering of healthier food and drinks.

by | August 20, 2018 | 02:15

While not being direct, but it does feel like Netflix is hitting users with ads. Another user alleged that ads for the crime documentary series I Am a Killer , a Netflix original series , were appearing during an another licensed show not available in the US service, Bob's Burgers .

by | August 20, 2018 | 02:12

Lighthizer was speaking in Washington during the latest round of high-level talks between USA and Mexican officials to rejig the North American Free Trade Agreement , known as NAFTA, with a deal still elusive a year after the renegotiation began.

by | August 19, 2018 | 17:22

Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has expressed hope for a breakthrough in the coming days, .in efforts to rework NAFTA". He said there now were no trade talks with Canada . The end of the tariff exclusions strained relationships with Canada, Mexico and the European Union, which responded with retaliatory tariffs on selected USA goods.

by | August 19, 2018 | 12:45

Tesla is suing Doug Ford's PC government. Tesla claims it then received an additional letter from the government which "omitted details on how Tesla Canada customers could obtain rebates under the Transition Plan and made clear that (the Ministry of Transportation) had decided specifically to exclude Tesla Canada alone".

by | August 19, 2018 | 11:13

In the interview the executive describes not leaving the Tesla factory for days at a time , a 120 hour work week, nearly missing his brother's wedding, and not taking a break for longer than a week since 2001. The brash South African-born entrepreneur also sought to explain his tweet earlier this month about taking Tesla private , which has drawn scrutiny from regulators.

by | August 19, 2018 | 10:44

A message on the retailer's home page reads: "We're now working hard to make some improvements to the website". "The combination of both businesses will yield some vital cost-saving synergies while it is likely that some of the struggling House of Fraser sites will be rebranded to Sports Direct".

by | August 19, 2018 | 07:17

There are also tremendous expenses tied to preparing quarterly and annual reports. "Many market participants, as well as the Business Roundtable which we are a part of, have been discussing how to better orient corporations to have a more long-term view", Nooyi said in a statement emailed to Reuters.

by | August 19, 2018 | 01:28

RAI state radio said authorities now believe there are no more missing in the tragedy. Public funerals were scheduled at 11:30am Saturday for the victims, in the presence of Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte and Genoa Archibishop Cardinal Angelo Bagnasco.

by | August 18, 2018 | 05:52

Brunson runs an evangelical church in the Turkish city of Izmir. Turkey has repeatedly criticized the USA for not condemning the coup attempt two years ago. Inflation is at a 14-year high , and looks to be on the brink of a major debt crisis . Deep concerns remain about the potential for damage to the economy, however.

by | August 18, 2018 | 05:48

Google employees are protesting the company's reported efforts to build a censored search service that would allow it to enter the Chinese market. In the letter , the employees say Google would be validating China's restrictions on freedom of expression and violating its own clause in the company's code of conduct "don't be evil".

by | August 18, 2018 | 00:59

With his relationship with the US on the rocks, Erdogan has worked to strengthen his alliances in Europe and the Middle East. The latest USA announcement came after Turkish Finance Minister Berat Albayrak , the son-in-law of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan , sought to soothe markets during an unprecedented teleconference on Thursday with hundreds of foreign investors from the United States, Europe to Asia.

by | August 17, 2018 | 15:27

Search operations, meanwhile, were due to enter a second night with rescuers digging through mountains of crushed concrete. Italian firefighters work at the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa on Tuesday. "We employed the companies and institutes that are world leaders in testing and inspecting based on the best global practices", the company said , adding that it spends more than $1.15 billion per year on road security and maintenance.

by | August 17, 2018 | 13:36

The U.S. economy is 25 times larger than Turkey's, based on nominal GDP. The lira weakened as far as 6.0600, bringing its losses against the dollar this year to 37 percent as worsening relations between the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies added to losses driven by concerns over President Tayyip Erdogan's influence over monetary policy.

by | August 17, 2018 | 07:46

The 30 percent tariffs announced in January improperly help US producers in violation of WTO rules, the Commerce Ministry said. On July 16, China filed a complaint with the WTO against Washington's proposal on July 10 to levy additional tariffs on 200 billion dollars of Chinese products.

by | August 17, 2018 | 02:51

The United States doubled tariffs on Turkish steel and aluminium last week, which contributed to a tumble in the Turkish lira. The investment package was announced after Qatar's Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani met President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara on Wednesday.