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US trade deficit widens by $46.3 billion in June

The U.S. economy has run overall trade deficits for decades, during both economic expansions and recessions. And while the balance of trade's negative impac...


WhatsApp to Start Charging Users

The main aim of the app is to reach all the potential customers at scale. For now, this new feature will not be available in India. The messages will cost bet...


Oil at five-week low as supply worries compound trade war threat

On Tuesday, data released by the American Petroleum Institute showed US crude stockpiles to have risen by 5.59 million barrels in the week, compared to analyst ...


Mediation call as Dublin-based Ryanair pilots stage fourth strike

Forsa said in a statement: "Ryanair's announcement that it will accept independent third-party assistance in its dispute with pilots, which was made without pre...


US job creation slows as employers scrounge for labour

July wasn't a stellar month for hiring in the US healthcare sector, with fewer jobs added in ambulatory care, hospitals and nursing facilities compared with a...


What does the rise in interest rates means for YOU?

It saw geopolitical tensions and elevated oil prices to be sources of risk to global growth. We have been away from the four per cent number for several month...


Chinas Huawei eyes smartphone summit after passing Apple

This would be a tremendous success after a slower 2017. With more devices such as the Huawei Mate 20, a bendable Huawei smartphone and their upcoming Hi...


China rejects US request to cut Iranian oil imports

Economic woes are sparking sporadic, leaderless protests across the country. Iran launched a naval exercise in the Gulf on Thursday, just days before the U.S....


Foodora announces it’s pulling out of Australia on August 20th

FOODORA is getting out of the Australian food fight. The government agency said the delivery service breached Australian laws by misrepresenting to the tri...


Short burn: Tesla shares spike, dealing Musk sceptics a $2.3b loss

Summit Trail Advisors LLC grew its stake in Tesla by 74,343.1% in the 1st quarter. Performance Review: Over the last 5.0 days, Tesla, Inc . It sustained ...


U.S. senators introduce Russian Federation sanctions 'bill from hell'

Senator said. Co-authors of the initiative made by Robert Menendez (Democratic party), Lindsey Graham (Republican party), John McCain (Republican) Cory Gard...


C.banner pulls out of House of Fraser rescue

As well as 6,000 House of Fraser staff, about 11,000 concession workers may be under threat. House of Fraser has previously described the restructuring pr...


Nate Diaz angrily reacts to Khabib Nurmagomedov-Conor McGregor announcement

Nate Diaz made his thoughts on the UFC's Conor McGregor announcement very clear on Friday. They're bad mouthing me, saying I turned down fights. McGregor ha...


More than 350 people report getting sick from Chipotle

The reports came in between Sunday and Monday, and Business Insider notes they were posted to a site known as Iwaspoisoned.com. Chipotle was informed of t...


FDA: 400 sickened by parasite in McDonald's salads

Flu-like symptoms may also be noted. Symptoms can last a few days or several months. Cyclosporiasis can be treated with antibiotics. However, the patients in Co...


USA considering higher tariffs on US$ 200 bil. of Chinese goods

In addition to Beijing's top-down control, the recent diversification of China's economy and its exports makes the country better positioned to endure a trade w...


Fiat Chrysler hopes to block Jeep-ish Mahindra Roxor from US

Alleging that it is almost a copy of the iconic Willys Jeep, the US-based auto company lodged a complaint with the US International Trade Commission on August 1...


Apple Becomes The World's First $1 Trillion Company

He launched the iPhone in 2007, dropping "Computer" from Apple's name and super-charging the cellphone industry, catching Microsoft , Intel, Samsung and No...


Canadian Pharmacies Are Running Dangerously Low On Life Saving EpiPens

People with life threatening allergies rely on them and right now adult Epipen injectors are in short supply some pharmacies like in Burlington have run out com...


U.S.'s Kudlow Trash Talks China Calling It ‘Lousy Investment’

That threat is part of efforts to make it more painful for China "to continue their bad practices than it is to reform", US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross sai...


Investors Sell Molson Coors Brewing Co Class B (TAP) on Strength

The business arm of Molson Coors Brewing Co. said Wednesday the venture with The Hydropothecary Corporation , now branding itself as HEXO, will be a standa...


Apple hits $1,000,000,000,000

The only way Apple could possibly recover, the reporter concluded, was to create some "insanely great" products, a reference to the well-known Steve Jobs ca...


Australia home prices fall most in 7 years in July-CoreLogic

But while that is the in the largest decline since 2012, but is tiny besides the to the rise in dwelling values of almost 70% in the past five years for Sydney,...


China calls on United States to be ‘cool-headed’ in trade war

USA trade representatives are trying to re-engage China in trade talks to de-escalate tensions between the two countries. Fast forward to today, when the WSJ ...


Malaysian factories climb to five-month high, but still in red zone

The Manufacturing and Non-Manufacturing PMI Report on businesses is based on survey responses, indicating the changes in the level of business activities in the...


Apple becomes 1st private company worth $1 trillion

Breaking that threshold (even just for a moment since the shares blipped back down) was obviously a huge milestone, but now the company has thoroughly etched it...


Pompeo meets Turkish FM Cavusoglu to seek pastor's release

The lira has lost a fifth of its value this year, battered by rising inflation and concerns over the central bank's independence in the face of repeated calls b...


Bank of Japan Shift Propels Biggest Bond-Yield Jump in Two Years

Reassurance by the Bank of Japan that it will keep its super-easy monetary policies in place for an extended period pushed the yen and global bond yields ...


US Fed holds steady on rates with economy growing 'strong'

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday (Aug 1) highlighted the strength of the U.S. economy and labor markets, a signal confirming interest rate increases are ahead...


Chipotle gives away free guacamole on National Avocado Day

Even Chipotle is getting in on the action, but make sure you follow the rules very carefully. That's right, you won't be paying that extra $1.80 for delicious...