Stories about Finance

Nov 30 2018

Trump threat adds to Apple pressure - USA

In each case, the U.S. agreed not to levy more auto tariffs while the two sides negotiated over specific issues, the report said. "Backing off on China for some quick...

Nov 27 2018

GM overhaul spells end to century of automaking in Canadian hub

The Detroit-based company's shares surged on the plan, which includes abandoning some of its slower-selling sedan models. CBS News reports that the layoffs make up ab...

Nov 22 2018

Be vigilant about romaine lettuce from the US: AVA

Sturgeon Bay Econofoods Store Manager Jon Calhoun says they are taking the food safety alert seriously and offering customers a full refund on romaine lettuce purchases...

Nov 20 2018

PM May wins business support for draft Brexit deal

But it is unclear what would happen if Parliament rejected the deal when it is put to a vote, likely next month. Mr Mundell insisted he was trying to get the best deal ...

Nov 16 2018

Russia Isn't Interested In Joining New OPEC-led Oil Output Cuts

It said that it expected "subdued global economic growth" to drive demand even lower than Opec was now forecasting. Producers need to cut about 1 million barrels a da...

Nov 09 2018

Tesla names Robyn Denholm as its new chairwoman, replacing Elon Musk

Musk had agreed to vacate his post as board chairperson as part of a settlement with U.S. regulators of a lawsuit alleging he duped investors with misleading statements...

Nov 08 2018

MI becomes first Midwest state to legalize recreational marijuana

He and many supporters have been pushing this proposal for two years. "I have met a ton of people in our community that use cannabis recreationally, but they will never...

Nov 03 2018

Country Might Get Iran Sanctions Waiver: Indian Oil

China, India, South Korea, Turkey, Italy, the United Arab Emirates and Japan have been top importers of Iran's oil, while Taiwan occasionally buys cargoes of Iranian cr...

Oct 28 2018

Tesla says Model Y ready to start production

The automaker made 5,300 Model 3s during the final week of the third quarter, less than the weekly goal of 6,000 it had set for the end of August. The vast majority ...

Oct 26 2018

Convenience store will get $50K for selling winning Mega Millions ticket

A ticket sold somewhere in Kentucky matched five numbers but not the Powerball in Wednesday night's drawing, according the Powerball website . Most were rewarded wit...

Oct 25 2018

World's Largest Lottery Jackpot

In comparison, the odds of getting killed by a shark are 1 in 3.7 million in a lifetime, according to the International Shark Attack File. Mega Millions has already s...

Oct 22 2018

Here are the winning numbers for the $470M Powerball jackpot

The winning numbers for the $ 1 billion Mega Millions jackpot , the second largest in us history, were announced at 8 p.m. Then, nobody won. The jackpot continued to ...

Oct 22 2018

UAE hails decisions taken by Saudi Arabia in Khashoggi case

He added that discussions with Khashoggi in the consulate "did not go as required and developed in a negative way, leading to a fight" that in turn led to the journalist'...

Oct 18 2018

Trump Says U.S. Attendance Uncertain at Saudi Investment Meeting

That leaves Trump, who Monday suggested it might have been " rogue killers " behind Khashoggi's murder, out of step with even close allies in Washington like U.S. Inter...

Oct 16 2018

Why Saudi Arabia is valuable to Trump

One source cautioned that the report was still being prepared and could change, CNN said today. Turkish officials say they fear a Saudi hit team killed Khashoggi, who...

Oct 15 2018

Saudi vows to 'hit back' at sanctions over Khashoggi

The kingdom has called the allegations "baseless" but has offered no evidence the writer left the consulate. Already, worldwide business leaders are pulling out of the ...

Oct 14 2018

Mnuchin isn't blaming Fed for market rout

Unemployment in September fell to its lowest rate in almost half a century. The remarks are some of the most specific statements that senior Fed officials have given ab...

Oct 14 2018

Pipeline explosion sends fireball shooting into the sky and evacuates a community

And Dan McTeague, senior petroleum analyst with GasBuddy, said prices could climb even more in the next few days as three out of four Washington State refineries have i...

Oct 11 2018

DUP Will Block May’s Budget if ‘Red Lines’ Abandoned, Wants Brexit Delivered

Mrs May is expected to chair a meeting of her most trusted Cabinet members on Thursday in order to finalise her backstop plans before sending them to Brussels. It will fo...

Oct 07 2018

Sensex Falls for Third Straight Day as Fuel Price Cut Spooks Investors

The State Government this evening announced a matching cut of Rs 2.50 in the fuel prices commensurate with the price slash of Rs 2.50, announced by the Central Governme...