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Walmart warns Trump tariffs may force higher prices

But with the trade war between China and the United States intensifying, " Beijing has just taken one potential weapon off the table", reports CNN Money . "Th...


Supermarket milk price hike to help farmers

On Thursday, Coles said it would also increase the price of its 3L Own Brand milk from $3 to $3.30 until the end of the year. Coles said it and its customers ...


Jack Ma warns that trade war will drag on for decades

He had previously embraced the idea of expanding in the US. Ma had offered the company's e-commerce platform to help US businesses sell products to Asia, with...


Tesla Model 3 gets five star rating in NHTSA crash tests

But that's only half the story. Model 3's advanced safety tech landed it the top rating for front-crash prevention tech. The NHTSA tested the Model 3 on fron...


Marijuana ETF Soars as Cannabis Stocks Tilray, Canopy Growth Corporation Rally

Tilray went on a wild ride Wednesday, surging more than 90 per cent, then briefly dropping into negative territory and rebounding to close up roughly 38 per ce...


Oil prices fall amid surprise growth in US crude stocks

Oil prices slipped on Tuesday morning in Asia as the USA vowed to impose 10% tariffs on a further $200 billion worth of Chinese goods on Monday, which rattled ...


Trump blasts OPEC ahead of World Oil Outlook summit

Trump has earlier called for members of the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries - primarily cartel kingpin and USA ally Saudi Arabia - to raise th...


XRapid by Ripple could be launched "in the next month or so"

According to the latest news online, it has been said that Ripple is planning to launch a commercial version of the payment platform named "xRapid" in the...


Woolworths pulls sewing needles from shelves following the spiking of strawberries

The latest contamination scare comes as authorities across the country investigate more than 100 reports of tampered fruit. Most are thought to be pranks or...


Liberal MP Leona Alleslev crosses the floor to join Conservatives

Wayne Long said overall he finds interactions with cabinet to be "very good", even though new MPs, like himself, at times experience some angst about how to bes...


European Council president mocks Theresa May's Brexit plan on Instagram

But his bold comments only minutes after a private meeting with Mrs May that the plan "does not work", are more stark, and more damaging than expected. Someti...


Theresa May faces Brexit crisis at European Union leaders reject her Chequers proposals

European Union officials are minded not to paint May into a corner, aware that she faces increasing opposition to her plans in her Conservative Party and need...


Amazon launches "Storefronts" to promote small businesses

Amazon is thinking small for a change. Plus the company (currently worth more than $900 billion) has the power to charge business owners whatever it wants to ...


Amazon Said to Consider Opening Up to 3,000 Cashierless Stores by 2021

Since then , the company has opened two more Seattle sites and one in Chicago, and has confirmed plans for San Francisco and NY stores. Amazon opened its f...


Prime Minister Theresa: There will be no second Brexit referendum

But the remarks by Donald Tusk , President of the European Council, exposed the deep chasm that remains between the two sides on certain key sticking points su...


Amazon makes headway in breaking up Facebook and Google's digital ad duopoly

Advertising is "now a multibillion-dollar business for us", Amazon CFO Brian Olsavsky said on the ecommerce giant's Q2 earnings call July 26. Vestager said th...


Jet Airways flight returns to Mumbai as passengers suffer nose, ear bleeds

Statistics from the aviation regulator DGCA revealed that Jet Airways' share in the global passenger traffic from India dropped to 13.9 percent in the first thr...


EU To Offer Compromise On Irish Border, Chief Negotiator Michel Barnier Says

Diplomats say European Union negotiators are hoping that once Mrs May gets past the political difficulties of her Conservative Party conference in early October...


Jack Ma tears up plans to make 1m American jobs

The Chinese firm said at an event in Hangzhou on Wednesday that the new subsidiary would make customised AI chips and embedded processors to support the firm'...


Aurora Cannabis says no deal yet to make marijuana-infused drinks

Canada is set to legalize cannabis on 17 October after both houses of Parliament voted to make the drug available for recreational use. Coke is looking to team ...


Hong Kong Airline Cathay Pacific Spells Own Name Wrong On Plane

Marketing stunt or not, Twitter users took the opportunity to make gags at the airline's expense. "She's going back to the shop!" the company joked on Twitter...


Simon Coveney and Michel Barnier discuss Irish border

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May attends the National Housing Summit in London, September 19, 2018. But Tusk was clear - her customs proposals and those a...


Alibaba's Jack Ma says US-China trade friction could last 20 years

Zhang will be promoted to executive chairman on September 10 next year, while Ma remains a director on the board and a permanent member of the Alibaba Partnersh...


Tesco unveils new supermarket Jack's in war with Aldi and Lidl

Another outlet in Immingham, Lincolnshire also opens on Thursday. Supermarket giant Tesco will open the first of its new range of discount stores in Chatteris...


Audi's EV Launch a Big Win for Tesla

Arcadia Power connects a homeowner or renter's electricity bill to a renewable energy project such as wind or solar without extra equipment. In a note to clie...


Full €13bn Apple tax payment now in escrow account

In the case of Apple and Ireland , Apple ( aapl ) was paying an effective corporate tax lower than 1%, thanks to deals struck with the authorities there in 199...


NY Attorney General: Cryptocurrency exchanges lack security and integrity

According to a report from the office of the NY state attorney general, the exchanges themselves - the places where would-be investors go to buy and sell crypto...


Denmark’s Largest Bank To Issue Report on Russia, Ex-Soviet Money Laundering

Danske's CEO Thomas Borgen said "it is clear that Danske Bank has failed to live up to its responsibility in the case of possible money laundering in Estonia", ...


Boy arrested in Australia after admitting to putting needles in strawberries

A boy has been arrested in Australia after admitting he put needles in strawberries as a "prank". "What you get 15 years for is things like possessing child p...


Flight attendant fired after her boyfriend proposes mid-flight

Channel 8 reports that months after her boyfriend went down on his knee to pop the question during a flight, the unnamed flight attendant for China Eastern Ai...