by | September 23, 2018 | 14:54

He was referring to the weekly survey from the oil industry group the American Petroleum Institute (API) on Tuesday that indicated US stocks had risen by 1.2 million barrels last week. Prices have traded mostly below $80 over the past few months on fears trade tensions between the USA and China could damp global demand. Opec and oil producers outside the group, including Russian Federation, will meet on Sunday to revise oil production quotas.

by | September 23, 2018 | 00:37

The protracted battle over ownership of Sky will be all but settled over 24 hours this weekend in a rare auction in which three global media heavyweights will go three rounds. Fox's latest offer stands at 14 pounds per share. The last time the Panel invoked the procedure was in 2012 when it nearly intervened in the battle for Cove Energy until Royal Dutch Shell abandoned its takeover attempt and let Thailand's PTT Exploration & Production clinch a US$1.9 billion deal for the gas ...

by | September 21, 2018 | 23:13

Jack's stores will be a mixture of entirely new sites, sites adjacent to existing Tesco stores, and converted Tesco stores. Most products will be Jack's own brand and the chain will have 2,600 lines. In addition to the Jack's brand, Jack's will stock some familiar grocery brands and a range of general merchandise on a "When it's Gone, It's Gone" basis, Tesco said.

by | September 21, 2018 | 19:25

Brent for November settlement traded at $77.98 a barrel on the ICE Futures Europe exchange, down 11 cents. USA crude futures CLc1 settled up $1.27, or 1.8 percent, at $71.12 a barrel. Ministers from OPEC and non-OPEC producers meet this coming Sunday to discuss compliance with output policies. Speculation has also been swirling over whether a potential supply gap can be filled as American sanctions curb Iran's oil exports.

by | September 21, 2018 | 10:32

A statement on the firm's website dated September 17, said the company has no interest in cannabis or in marijuana as reported by worldwide media outlets. Sales in US legal markets should almost triple to $16 billion by 2020 from $5.4 billion in 2015, according to market research firm Euromonitor International, and Constellation says cannabis globally could be worth $200 billion in 15 years.

by | September 21, 2018 | 07:07

Shortly after takeoff from the financial capital of Mumbai , the flight crew forgot to select a switch to maintain cabin pressure and oxygen masks were deployed, India's civil aviation regulator said . As Bloomberg explains , the crew of flight 9W 697 forgot to flip something called the "bleed switch", which caused the pressure level of the cabin to fluctuate and all the oxygen masks to drop while the plane was ascending.

by | September 20, 2018 | 20:55

Amazon rival Walmart operates 5,300 locations, and Kroger, the largest US grocer by sales, runs 3,900 stores. That would mark a dramatic expansion of Amazon's brick-and-mortar footprint, and could pose an immediate challenge to food sellers from convenience chains like 7-Eleven to large format grocers like Kroger.

by | September 20, 2018 | 18:42

It comes with Quattro all-wheel drive that its designers claim is better than any version used on an Audi before. It ensures the continuous and variable regulation of the ideal distribution of drive torques between the two axles - within a fraction of a second.

by | September 20, 2018 | 11:56

The billionaire owner of China´s largest online shopping portal made the headline-grabbing promise to Donald Trump a year ago, as Beijing courted the then-newly elected president. A day earlier, Ma referred to the trade frictions between the countries as "a mess" and said the war could end up lasting 20 years or more, causing a lot of Chinese businesses to move to other countries.

by | September 20, 2018 | 09:59

Cathay Pacific has seen the amusing side of a very expensive mistake, after it spelt the name of the company wrong on its own plane. "She's going back to the shop!" it read. "There should be a blank gap in between letters if it was a real mistake I think". The extraordinary publicity comes just after the airline donated the first Boeing 777 to the Pima Air & Space Museum in Arizona.

by | September 19, 2018 | 16:34

Speaking to BuzzFeed News , Musk suggested that the publication should "call people you know in Thailand , find out what's actually going on and stop defending child rapists, you fucking asshole", again without providing any evidence to back up his claim.

by | September 19, 2018 | 15:58

Cervantes has worked for multiple McDonald's restaurants in the Chicago area, and her daughter also works for the company. The 10-city walkout was staged at franchise locations in cities including Chicago , Los Angeles, Miami, Milwaukee, New Orleans , Orlando, and San Francisco, as well as Durham, North Carolina, and Kansas City and St.

by | September 19, 2018 | 08:10

The deal is only good at participating locations, too, so check with your local restaurant before making the trip. Then print this coupon to get BOGO free meals at the chicken chain on September 18. Also, unlike a year ago, you no-longer have to purchase other products to claim your burger. Order a cheeseburger, small fries and a small drink for $3.49.

by | September 19, 2018 | 05:44

China has already imposed retaliatory tariffs on $ 50 billion worth of USA goods in response to Washington's previous measures. For Australia, where the dollar has already shed almost 10 USA cents of value since late January, there's a direct impact on our resource exports from lower Chinese growth and an indirect one given that our currency and financial markets are seen as a safe proxy for an exposure to China.

by | September 18, 2018 | 16:16

The Retail Industry Leaders Association pointed out that the new tariffs would still hit more than $1bn worth of gas grills from China , $843m worth of luggage and travel bags, $825m worth of mattresses, and $1.9bn worth of vacuum cleaners.

by | September 18, 2018 | 13:43

After weeks of threats, Trump followed through with 10 percent tariffs on $200 billion in imports from China , which take effect September 24, and are on top of the $50 billion already subject to 25 percent duties. If an increase goes ahead, 'China will have to take necessary countermeasures, ' said Geng at a regular daily briefing. Economists at Bank of America Merrill Lynch have warned that a full-fledged trade war, especially one that lasts more than a year, would slow the U.S.

by | September 18, 2018 | 10:16

Reacting on the proposal of merger, the FM said that the government had announced in the Union Budget that consolidation of banks will be on the agenda of the government. Asked about the choice of banks, Mr. Jaitley said this was the government's assessment because one of the banks [Dena Bank] had been placed under the prompt corrective action framework.

by | September 18, 2018 | 09:55

The US and China have already placed penalties of $50 billion worth on each other's goods. Most U.S. businesses that submitted comments were opposed to punishing China with tariffs. The Retail Industry Leaders Association pointed out that the new tariffs would still hit more than $1 billion worth of gas grills from China, $843 million worth of luggage and travel bags, $825 million worth of mattresses, and $1.9 billion worth of vacuum cleaners.

by | September 18, 2018 | 03:53

Larry Kudlow, director of the National Economic Council, speaks to members of the media on June 1 at the White House in Washington , D.C. Kudlow said Monday that President Donald Trump would likely be announcing tariffs on hundreds of billions worth of additional Chinese imports.

by | September 18, 2018 | 02:56

That's because Coca-Cola is reportedly only interested in making drinks with cannabidiol (CBD), the non-psychoactive chemical found in marijuana plants. "There is so much happening in this area right now and we think it has incredible potential", said Aurora's director of communications Heather MacGregor in an emailed statement .