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General strike in Argentina

Not surprisingly, Macri's domestic popularity has suffered, weakening his re-election prospects next year. In the street, protesters denounce precisely the al...


Fed announces interest rate decision

Barring a negative surprise in the economy, updated " dot plot" forecasts made a December rate hike nearly certain, as the number of FOMC officials expecting ...


Lighthizer hints Mexico pact may need to be reopened if delayed — NAFTA

Without directly mentioning the ongoing NAFTA negotiations with Canada, Mr. Trump doubled down on his America First approach, rejected globalism and demanded re...


Google ends cryptocurrency advertisement ban

Exchanges like Coinbase and Gemini require their customers to prove their identity. Advertisers will be able to apply for certification once the policy launches...


Backlash follows news of Dunkin' Donut rebrand

Despite dropping the " Donuts ", Dunkin' said in a press release that the chain will remain dedicated to the sweet treats, with Dunkin' remaining the No. But th...


Oil Prices Reach Four-Year High After Producers Decline To Raise Output

Brent crude hit its highest since November 2014 at $80.94 per barrel, up $2.14 or 2.7 per cent, before easing to $80.62 by 11:05am EDT (15:05 GMT). OPEC lea...


Comment: Make your mind up time for Corbyn on Brexit

The BBC reports a Cabinet source as saying the agreement was not a firm decision, and there would be room for "light touch migration" for European Union nation...


Oil jumps, then pares gains as Trump pressures Opec again

The coalition of roughly two dozen exporters has been limiting its output since January 2017 in order to end a punishing oil price downturn that bankrupted hund...


Shelagh Fogarty Demands Clarity On Labour’s Brexit Policy From Shadow Minister

Speaking to reporters as she flew to NY for the United Nations General Assembly, May said: "First of all, I have always said no deal is better than a bad deal...


Donald Trump Literally Laughed At By World Leaders During United Nations Speech

Worst of all, the deal failed in its fundamental objective: permanently denying Iran all paths to a nuclear bomb. The president continued by calling for sup...


Canada Not Making 'Essential' Trade Concessions, According to Lighthizer

If differences with Ottawa can not be resolved by then, the Trump administration will ask Congress to approve a Mexico-only deal, he said. "The relationship b...


NAFTA: Lighthizer hints Mexico pact may need to be reopened if delayed

Without directly mentioning the ongoing NAFTA negotiations with Canada, Mr. Trump doubled down on his America First approach, rejected globalism and demanded re...


Michael Kors is buying Versace for $2 billion

The deal is the latest push by Michael Kors into high-end luxury after it bought British shoemaker to the stars Jimmy Choo in 2017 for $1.4 billion. "We belie...


Comcast buys 29.1 percent of Sky stock in market purchases

Comcast has offered $39 billion for Sky and has started buying up shares in an effort to acquire more than 50 percent of the stock to cement control. " This i...


Instagram co-founders to step down

September 25, 2018, 1:04 p.m. AEST Instagram chief executive Kevin Systrom has issued a statement regarding the co-founders' departure. The news of their de...


China won’t hold trade talks unless Trump stops threats

The US and China both slapped new tariffs on imports, with the Trump administration's penalties hitting more than three times the size of the goods targeted by ...


Oil spikes on tightening market, OPEC snubs Trump's demand for lower prices

On 20 September, Trump once again called for Saudi Arabia to increase production, claiming the cartel leader should raise output as the U.S. had helped the co...


Rod Rosenstein expecting to be fired, heads to White House

According to United States media, Rosenstein was meeting with White House Chief of Staff John Kelly after reports surfaced that he had offered to resign i...


Singapore fines Grab, Uber RM39 million for merger

Uber was fined $6.5 million, while Grab was fined $6.4 million. But the deal invited regulatory scrutiny in the region, with the CCCS, in a rare move, launchi...


Oil prices at four-year high after OPEC rebuffs Trump

OPEC, along with a group of Russia-led producers, put a cap on output in January 2017 in response to a supply glut and a sustained rout in oil prices that bankr...


SiriusXM Announces Plans to Acquire Pandora for $3.5 Billion

For every share of Pandora they own, shareholders will get 1.44 of newly issued shares of Sirius XM, the companies said in their announcement Monday. Meanwhil...


Miner Barrick agrees to buy Randgold to create $18bn gold giant

John L. Thornton, executive chairman of Barrick , will become executive chairman of the new Barrick Group; Mark Bristow, CEO of Randgold, will become CEO of ...


Michael Kors close to buying Versace for $2.4B

Versace, known for its flamboyant style and Medusa-head logo, hired Chief Executive Officer Jonathan Akeroyd in 2016 from Alexander McQueen. The US handbag ma...


Trump tweet biggest insult to U.S. allies in ME: Iran

Iranian oil minister Bijan Zanganeh described Mr Trump's tweet as "the biggest insult to Washington's allies in the Middle East". But Mr Trump suggested on ...


SiriusXM to buy Pandora in $3.5 billion streaming push

Once the deal goes through, SiriusXM will become the largest audio entertainment company in the entire world. "We have long respected Pandora and their team...


Could you spend 30 hours in a coffin?

The victor gets US$300, two 2019 Gold Season Passes, and a Fright Fest prize package. The competitors are allowed to bring a friend during the operating hours...


Nifty Closes Below 11,000 After A Gap Of Over 2 Months

The Nifty MidCap slumped 2.71 percent, shedding almost 500 points, while the BSE MidCap tanked 2.41 percent. Nifty Auto fell 3.71 percent, Nifty Fin Service 3.1...


Petrol Price Crosses 90 Rupees In Mumbai, Cheapest In Delhi Among Metros

Petrol rates on Monday crossed the Rs 90-mark in Mumbai as a dip in the value of rupee and rise in worldwide oil prices pushed rates across the country to new...


Saudi energy minister rips Trump tweet: 'I do not influence oil prices'

The next OPEC meeting isn't set until early December, where the discussion docket will again not include a production hike . Trump wrote on Twitter. Falih sai...


Petrol price hiked again; reaches new record of Rs 82.22 in Delhi

Diesel prices in Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai rose on Sunday to Rs 73.97, Rs 75.82, Rs 78.53 and Rs 78.20 respectively, as against Rs 73.87, Rs 75.72, Rs...