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Bank of Canada holds interest rate steady at 1.75%

The numbers are good, but "the outlook is clouded by persistent trade tensions", the statement said. "I think we're going to see a very balanced statement and n...


United States crude oil inventories decrease last week: API

The logo for Anadarko Petroleum corp.is displayed on a screen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., April 30, 2019. "Iranian m...


USD Spikes Lower as Dovish Fed Powell Sets Stage for Rate Cuts

Price action following Powell will tend to be much more important. She tells Powell that it was essential that he and other Fed official refuse to "submit to ...


IBM closes $34 billion Red Hat acquisition

IBM will maintain Red Hat's headquarters in Raleigh, North Carolina, and its facilities, brands and practices, and said it will operate as a distinct unit wi...


Chinese CPI steady in June, factory gate prices ease

ECONOMIC NEWS: China Consumer Prices Unchanged At 2.7% On Year In June - China consumer prices added 2.7% on year in June, the National Bureau of Statistics s...


Instagram's New Anti-Bullying Tools Let You Shadow Ban Rude Followers

A post from Instagram's info center. As you may remember, the platform introduced some AI-powered features back in 2017 as an attempt to fight online bul...


Asian markets advance as focus turns to US Fed boss

Expectations for a 50-basis-point rate cut this month have evaporated, but investors still expect a 25 bps cut. In prepared remarks to a congressional committ...


European Central Bank: Development of Facebook's Cryptocurrency Libra is "Too Dangerous"

He said that if Libra can be successfully launched, it may challenge the existing United States dollar-centered global monetary system, a possibility that must ...


Burger King announces new Crispy Taco for $1 on Taco Tuesday

The site Brand Eating reviewed a Burger King taco all the way back in 2010 , and upon a 2018 reappearance in Los Angeles, wrote that they " taste like I reme...


Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic plans to go public by end

The Journal quotes sources as saying Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings (SPAC) is planning to invest $US800 million in Virgin Galactic for a 49 percent stake. T...


Older Teslas could get self-driving-capable chip this year: Elon Musk

The automaker claims that the chip provides 21 times the performance of the Nividia chip it replaces, but Nividia disputes that claim. Elon Musk announced T...


Bill Gates' admission about Steve Jobs

Gates mentioned that he wasn't affected by the spells because he was a minor wizard. Gates claimed Jobs was great at turning Apple's failures around by "cas...


Dress like a cow, get free Chick-fil-A today

But you have to make some big moooooves first. Chick-fil-A employee in Georgia leaps through a drive-thru window to save a little boy who was choking. You'll ...


North American stock markets slide lower, loonie gains against United States dollar

Stocks fell on Monday as losses in Apple shares pressured the broader tech sector. Shares of Boeing slid over 1.33 percent after Saudi Arabian budget airl...


CannTrust down 15% premarket on negative regulatory audit

Health Canada found the company was growing cannabis in five unlicensed rooms between October 2018 and March 2019 and inaccurate information was provided to t...


Several Canadian mobile service providers experiencing network outages

Text messages, internet and data services are still active. "The WPS Communications Division can confirm that similar to other 911 centres across Canada, our ...


Whole Foods Preps Prime Day Grocery Deals 07/09/2019

Amazon Prime Day has become something of a shopping holiday rivaling even the likes of Black Friday , Cyber Monday, and the usual end-of-year holiday shopping...


Oil prices ease as trade disputes outweigh supply concerns

They rose 15 cents in the previous session. Washington is putting pressure on Iran and Venezuela to make room for its own oil in the market. Meanwhile, U.S. B...


Volkswagen ID R smashes Goodwood hill climb record with 39.9-second run

Volkswagen's ID.R electric-powered race auto climbed the Goodwood Hill faster than any vehicle, including Formula 1 cars, to break the 20-year-old record by al...


Erdogan says Russian Federation preparing S-400 systems for delivery

There we learn that President Erdogan had said that he had repeatedly told the now dismissed central bank head Murat Cetinkaya that he should finally lower i...


Company recalls eye drops, ointments sold at Walgreens and Walmart

Altaire Pharmaceuticals Inc, based in NY, is recalling 23 over-the-counter medications and certain prescriptions. Use of products that are not sterile, but me...


Some Amazon warehouse workers will go on strike for Prime Day 2019

Amazon workers are often hugely disadvantaged despite working for a company owned by the world's richest man, and this is the first time US workers will strike...


Preparations Underway to Deliver Russian S-400 Systems to Turkey - Erdogan

President Tayyip Erdogan sacked Cetinkaya for refusing the government's repeated demands for rate cuts, laying bare differences between them over the timing of ...


Gold prices are expected to trade lower today: Angel Commodities

That being said, later on the market got a bit of relief due to Jerome Powell suggesting that the Federal Reserve was also going to do whatever it takes to keep...


S.Korean president urges Japan to retract export curbs, launch consultation

The export curbs highlight how Japan, the world's third-largest economy, continues to hold sway over a vital corner of the global supply chain. The row betwee...


Deutsche Bank starts cutting London jobs with 18,000 at risk worldwide

A spokeswoman for Deutsche Bank declined to comment. "Today we have announced the most fundamental transformation of Deutsche Bank in decades", chief executiv...


Contaminated pig ear treats could sicken pets, owners: FDA

The company said a pig ear tested positive for salmonella at one of its MI stores, so it pulled the product from all stores and stopped shipping it. In humans...


Deutsche Bank to slash 18000 jobs in reshuffle

Deutsche Bank AG unveiled a radical overhaul that will see the lender exit its equities business, post a 2.8 billion-euro ($3.1 billion) second-quarter loss and...


India to closely monitor shadow lending sector: Sitharaman

This is because some of the banks and NBFCs are laden with bad debt which has affected their ability to lend. Amid fears of an impending financial sector cris...


Dogecoin Price Surges 37% Following Binance Listing Announcement

Binance issued an update to say DOGE trading pairs will be made available to customers at 12:00pm UTC on Friday, July 5. Additionally, the exchange has als...