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Iraq Increases Oil Output as Crude-Oil Sales Surge

Benchmark Brent crude was up 1.33 percent at $79.20 a barrel. Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa , oil minister for Bahrain , said, "I think there is a ...


South Africa Enters Technical Recession

Economists consider two consecutive quarters of negative economic growth a "technical recession". Statistics South Africa said the economy contracted by 0.7 ...


Ten-term male Democrat falls to progressive black woman in MA primary

The Boston Globe brought up the fact that Pressley - a woman of color - represents a new generation of Democratic leaders. " Ayanna Pressley is going to be...


JUST IN: South Africa's economy slips into first recession since 2009

South Africa has officially been plunged into a technical recession, according to figures released by Statistics South Africa on Tuesday. - Bruce Whitfield ,...


Amazon becomes the world's second trillion dollar company after Apple

It needed to reach $2,050.27 to cross the trillion-dollar threshold, based on the count of 487,741,189 shares from Amazon's most recent quarterly report in ...


Amazon market value tops $1tn

Apple topped the $1 trillion mark in early August. Amazon has become the second company to be valued by Wall Street at $1tn, a matter of weeks after Apple bea...


Analysts Iran May Use Secret Oil Shipments To Skirt U.S. Sanctions

Anadarko Petroleum Corp said on Monday it had evacuated and shut production at two oil platforms in the Gulf of Mexico ahead of the approach of Gordon, which is...


NPAs, not demonetisation, caused slowdown: NITI Aayog VC Rajiv Kumar

Rajiv Kumar said that the GDP growth rate was declining for over half-a-dozen quarters due to the policies of Raghuram Rajan as RBI governor. "This was s...


ANC concerned over racist overtones Sasol strike

While Solidarity was up in arms over the purported discrimination against white workers at the company, the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) said it was in t...


Australian model Sinead McNamara found dead on billionaire's yacht 'died by hanging'

Her fellow crew members and an on-board doctor did their best to revive her before she was rushed to hospital, but she slipped into a coma and passed away whi...


Fuel prices hit all-time high, petrol Rs 86.56 per litre in Mumbai

The effect of rising crude oil prices in the global market has also contributed to the weakening of the Indian Rupee which sank to Rs 71 per USA dollar days a...


Senator McCain Buried at US Naval Academy

Meghan McCain drew sustained applause as she said , "the America of John McCain has no need to be made great again, because America was always great". Megha...


Coca-Cola buys coffee chain Costa for 3.9bn

It's Coca-Cola's latest move to diversify as health-conscious consumers, at least in America, move away from traditional soda. Costa gives us access to this ...


Chinese billionaire arrested for criminal sexual conduct in Minneapolis

Records from Hennepin county jail showed Liu, founder and CEO of Chinese online retail giant JD.com, was arrested over the misconduct allegations on Friday ni...


Papa John's founder seeks court help in battle with company

It's the 2nd lawsuit filed by Schnatter in recent months against the firm he founded in 1984. Schnatter violated instructions from Papa John's board when he m...


California Lawmakers Vote for Net Neutrality

The zero-rating ban would be the harshest net neutrality rule yet imposed-even the FCC did not ban zero rating on wireless carriers. As of now 30 total states h...


CBOE Close to Launching Ethereum Futures

As such, the Fundstrat Bitcoin bull then noted that the same effect, albeit likely not as drastic, could occur this time around as well, with the planned Dece...


San Francisco Selects 2 Companies For Electric Scooter Pilot Program

After a thorough review of 12 applications and more than 800 pages of proposals received, the SFMTA will offer permits to Scoot and Skip . Scoot was also t...


John McAfee’s Crypto Wallet Keeps Getting Hacked

It involves the salt value and secret phrase which hackers can extract. In this way, it is possible to scramble the secret phrase using cryptography. The idea i...


Ford cancels imports of China-made SUVs

Ford Motor Company quickly axed from its USA lineup a small crossover based on its global-market Focus, telling reporters Friday that it won't import the vehic...


EU, Britain talk up chances of autumn Brexit deal

M Barnier yesterday took an unexpectedly optimistic view on how UK-EU negotiations may unfold, saying: "We are prepared to offer Britain a partnership such as t...


US Market Indexes Close Mostly Higher on Friday

At 12:51 p.m. ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 74.88 points, or 0.29 percent, at 25,912.04, the S&P 500 was down 5.59 points, or 0.19 percent, at...


SSE Plc CMA announces merger with npower no concern

However, Alan Whitehead, the shadow energy minister, said that the decision was "concerning" and that job losses at the two companies must be avoided at all cos...


Australia-Indonesia leaders meet in Jakarta to seal deal

President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and Prime Minister Morrison also witnessed the signing of a joint declaration on the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic...


Amazon Market Cap Nears $1 Trillion as Shares Pass $2000 Milestone

Amazon shares were on a dash this year, surging 70.9 p.c through Wednesday's stop. With 487,741,189 shares outstanding as of July 18, according Amazon's most ...


Panasonic raises doubts over United Kingdom manufacturing amid Brexit concerns

Britain voted to leave the European Union in 2016, but with less than a year to go, the United Kingdom and the European Union are struggling to reach consensus ...


Vodafone Hutchison Australia and TPG merging to take on rival telcos

The merger also spells good news for Australian customers as the merged company is projected to bring down prices to get a competitive edge over market behemoth...


Pres. Trump Asserts 'No Political Necessity' To Keep Canada In New NAFTA

Trump announced a new deal with Mexico on Monday, and on Friday formally notified Congress that he meant to execute a new agreement in 90 days after talks ...


Crossrail opening delayed until autumn 2019

Councillor Danny Thorpe, leader of the Council said: 'We are bitterly disappointed that the Elizabeth Line will not be opening as planned this year, and I know ...


Cboe to Launch Ethereum Futures Before the End of 2018

Since December, Chris Concannon, Cboe's President and Chief Operating Officer, said he was looking to add new futures options other than BTC. Tom Lee, t...