Stories about Finance

Nov 18 2017

Massachusetts Adds 4800 Jobs in October

The largest supersector movement in October was an increase of 6,000 professional & business services jobs, while the largest drop was a 4,900 decline in trade, transport...

Nov 17 2017

AAA: More than 1.6 million Michiganders will celebrate Thanksgiving with holiday getaway

This represents the most travelers since 2007 and a almost 3.5 percent increase over a year ago. The auto club earlier reported that gas prices in the Sarasota-Manatee ...

Nov 16 2017

Airbus clinches biggest order in its history

These would be lapped up by four ultra low-priced airlines including Wizz Air from Hungary, US-based Frontier Airlines, Volaris from Mexico, and a three-and-a-half month ...

Nov 12 2017

AT&T CEO says open to litigation on Time Warner deal

President Donald Trump tried to distance himself from the Justice Department's review of the proposed merger of AT&T and Time Warner, after reports surfaced this wee...

Nov 07 2017

Qatar Airways Acquires Stake in Cathay Pacific

Qatar's flag carrier had earlier announced an agreement to purchase 378,188,000 shares in Cathay Pacific Airways Limited, equivalent to approximately 9.6% of the total ...

Nov 03 2017

Facebook shares slip as expenses set to rise

At the same time, the company expects higher security costs together with investment in original video content to increase operating expenses by up to 60 percent in 2018,...

Oct 31 2017

Mobile Sprint merger has been called off

The pair had reached a broad agreement to integrate T-Mobile and Sprint - the third- and fourth-largest carriers in the US - and were ironing out such details as the ow...

Oct 27 2017

How powerful is your passport?

The Passport Index' Global Passport Power Rank 2017 ranks India, according to its passport's total visa-free score, below countries like Mali, Madagascar, Gabon, an...

Oct 06 2017

Netflix is raising the prices to its most popular plans

The top tier that includes ultra HD and four-device simultaneous viewing will go from $11.99 per month to $13.99 per month. "There is no change to our 1S basic plan pr...

Sep 30 2017

Whole Foods investigates credit card hack

The Whole Foods breach is the latest in a long line of hack attacks that have targeted organizations that collect payment card data, especially including numerous hotels ...

Sep 29 2017

Boat with 130 Rohingya refugees capsizes off Myanmar, children among the dead

The UN had been pushing to visit Rakhine to investigate the flight of 4,80,000 Rohingya Muslims to Bangladesh in a month. Aid groups said in a joint statement they were...

Sep 26 2017

Japan's prime minister Shinzo Abe calls snap election

Following her unexpected election earlier this year as Tokyo Governor - considered the second-most important political position in the country after the Prime Minister - ...

Sep 23 2017

Ryanair misses pilots' deadline to improve working conditions

Brian Strutton, general secretary of United Kingdom pilots" union Balpa, said the comments were "wrong' and would lead to safety fears. Mr O'Leary has admitted pilots m...

Sep 22 2017

Ryanair reassigns flights for half of affected customers

Pilots in Stansted, Frankfurt and Berlin will also be offered the same amount - as the company says traditionally they don't want to base themselves in these locations. T...

Sep 16 2017

Lyft In Talks For $1 Bln Investment From Google Parent Company

Alphabet's self-driving auto unit, Waymo , has sued Uber claiming that an engineer who left Waymo for Uber stole and shared proprietary information. The lawsuit al...

Sep 15 2017

Iran says will take necessary steps to ensure oil market stability

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and other producers, including Russian Federation, are reducing crude output by about 1.8 million barrels per day ...

Sep 14 2017

Frankfurt Motor Show: Volkswagen ID Crozz II EV concept revealed

VolkswagenVolkswagen first introduced the ID concept during the 2016 Paris Motor Show. Automakers "won't be shouting about it, but diesels will be part of their lineup", ...

Sep 12 2017

Crane Collapses in Miami due to Hurricane Irma Winds

Two dozen tower cranes working on construction sites throughout the city were a concern ahead of Irma. The building was still in tact despite the crane's failure. At that...

Sep 08 2017

There are 3 hurricanes in the Atlantic right now

National Hurricane Center (NHC) said . As Tropical Storm Jose was forming in the Eastern Atlantic Ocean, NASA's Aqua satellite analyzed its cloud top temperatures. ...

Sep 05 2017

Oroville man arraigned on charges he started Ponderosa Fire

His bail has been set at $1 million, and he is next scheduled to appear in court Wednesday. The latest wildfire is about 20 miles (32 kilometers) east of Oroville Dam, ...