Money

by | September 04, 2018 | 22:41

Apple Inc. may have gotten there first, but Amazon.com's rapid ascent to a $1 trillion market value should put the iPhone maker on notice that its days as the world's most valuable company are numbered. It is now worth about $1.1 trillion. It first reached $100 on October 23, 2009. Apple became the first $1 trillion company last month. Ben Barringer, an equity research analyst at Quilter Cheviot, said Amazon still has a long to way go, which means it could end up bigger then Apple.

by | September 03, 2018 | 18:44

The Arena of Valor World Cup is just one of many esports efforts supported by Tencent that may be affected by the Chinese Government's new efforts against gaming . Its stock has plunged almost 30% since January, wiping out more than $160 billion in market value. While new games have been released in China during this period, those approvals came before the current suspension.

by | September 03, 2018 | 18:00

On Saturday (September 1), McCain was eulogized by his daughter, Meghan McCain, Former Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama , Former Senator Joseph Lieberman, and former Secretary of State Henry A. Naval Academy within view of the Severn River and earshot of midshipmen present and future, and alongside a lifelong friend. The Vietnam P.O.W. turned maverick politician died August 25 at 81 after a battle with brain cancer.

by | September 03, 2018 | 17:56

Petrol prices shot up by over 30 paise on Monday. Petrol and diesel prices in the country touched their highest levels on Monday mainly due to dramatic fall in rupee and a sharp rise in crude oil rates. dollar days ago. On Wednesday fuel prices will increase by just 4.9c per litre, the Department of Energy (DoE) announced on Monday. Transporters have threatened to increase freight rates by 10-15% if there is a further hike in diesel price.

by | September 03, 2018 | 16:36

Family and friends, along with the academy's class of 1958 and the current Brigade of Midshipmen, plan to commemorate McCain, who died August 25 at age 81, at the Naval Academy chapel. Actually, the name John McCain meant little or nothing outside the domain of the American corporate media, which lionized the Republican senator beyond all reason.

by | September 03, 2018 | 16:13

For Coca-Cola , the agreement is a new effort to move away from soft drinks towards healthier options for consumers increasingly aware of a healthy diet. Coke is under pressure to establish itself in new markets, with annual sales that have been in decline since 2012. "The Costa team and I are extremely excited to be joining The Coca-Cola Company", Costa Managing Director Dominic Paul says.

by | September 03, 2018 | 12:58

He was arrested shortly before midnight on Friday and was released just after 4pm on Saturday, according to Hennepin county sheriff's office. Nasdaq-listed JD.com said in a statement Sunday that Liu was falsely accused while in the US on a business trip, and that police investigators found no misconduct and he would continue his journey as planned.

by | September 03, 2018 | 10:23

Now, that same organization is telling market makers that it's preparing to launch Ether ( ETH ) futures. Executives including CBOE President Chris Concannon had, even in the days after listing bitcoin futures, expressed their desire to launch an entire suite of cryptocurrency products, and listing ethereum futures is the natural next step in accomplishing this goal.

by | September 03, 2018 | 03:57

The Washington Post reported that the vote from California lawmakers could set up a fight with federal regulators who moved past year to repeal net neutrality . Jerry Brown's office in light of the proposal garnering similar support Thursday by lawmakers in the California Legislature's lower house. But this bill actually goes further than those rules with an outright ban on zero-rating - the practice of offering free data, potentially to the advantage of some companies over others - of ...

by | September 03, 2018 | 03:59

The report stated that chief of Google's advertising division, Sridhar Ramaswamy, first introduced the product in a blog post but made no mention of its deal with Mastercard in it. "Before we launched this beta product previous year, we built a new, double-blind encryption technology that prevents both Google and our partners from viewing our respective users" personally identifiable information, ' a Google spokesperson told MailOnline.

by | September 03, 2018 | 01:28

The Canadian dollar was trading at 76.59 cents United States, down from Thursday's average value of 77.06 cents US. Canada's main stock index slipped on Friday following a report that a North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) deal with the United States might not be concluded by the end of the day.

by | September 02, 2018 | 23:26

The President spoke on Thursday evening during a State Banquet he and First Lady Margaret Kenyatta hosted in honour of the visiting British Prime Minister Theresa May . Al-Shabaab, which is linked to al-Qaeda, is a Somalia-based terror group which has launched regular attacks on neighbouring Kenya, such as the assault on Nairobi's Westgate Mall that killed at least 67 people in 2013.

by | September 02, 2018 | 22:44

The Brexit talks between London and Brussels may not meet their self-imposed October deadline for a divorce deal, Britain's Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab has said. "We want to maintain as much cooperation as is possible", Raab said. He said: "On Northern Ireland we remain committed to giving effect to the joint report, continuing the work on the potential solutions, working with Michel and his team on some of the issues he's raised and continuing to drive that forward".

by | September 02, 2018 | 22:44

After a thorough review of 12 applications and more than 800 pages of proposals received, the SFMTA will offer permits to Scoot and Skip . Lime also scored poorly with safety by not requiring a driver's license to operate a scooter and only providing helmets during free giveaway events.

by | September 02, 2018 | 21:55

The automaker announced the decision on Friday, saying that the previously imposed tariffs on Chinese products - and the prospect of more in the future - are likely to hit the company's bottom line. The decision could mean that the Mustang will be the only Ford passenger vehicle sold in the U.S. It projects that by 2020, almost 90 percent of its vehicles sold in North America will be trucks, SUVs or commercial vehicles.

by | September 02, 2018 | 18:31

The peso finished at a record closing low of 39.25 per US dollar . The sell-off left the peso trading at around 39 to the dollar. The Central Bank of Argentina raised its benchmark interest rate up from 45% after the peso slid more than 8% to fresh lows.

by | September 02, 2018 | 18:27

Mr Abadie told the Nikkei Asian Review that Panasonic had been considering the move for 15 months, because of Brexit-related concerns such as access to free flow of goods and people. Other firms, including Airbus and Japanese banking giant Nomura Holdings, have revealed similar plans to move European bases out of Britain because of uncertainty over Brexit .

by | September 02, 2018 | 17:25

So, the main mechanism is actually through reducing fear of the business community that the world trading system can be seriously be disrupted by any of Trump's tactics - mainly because he's just not converting his harsh Tweets into severe sanctions, other than for China, who is feeling the brunt of his particular pressure at the moment".

by | September 02, 2018 | 15:23

The media ( Business Insider ) became aware of the plan from CBOE's message to its market makers. Citing an unnamed source with knowledge of the situation, Business Insider reports that CBOE wants to become the first US exchange to list an ethereum futures product, which would transform ether into more of a two-sided market by allowing professional traders to go both long and short on the second-largest cryptocurrency .

by | September 02, 2018 | 09:47

In a notice to Congress Thursday, Trump cited "serious economic conditions" in cutting pay to civilian workers. "We must maintain efforts to put our Nation on a fiscally sustainable course, and Federal agency budgets can not sustain such increases", Trump said.