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Alibaba sets eyes on $fifteen bn Hong Kong listing

In particular, the US and China have been engaged in an ongoing trade war that has rattled USA and Asia markets constantly. The listing process and bookbuil...


Alibaba Posts $13B in Sales Within First Hour of 2019 Singles’ Day

It's "11/11", also known as "Singles' Day" or "Double 11", a 24-hour shopping frenzy hosted by the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba . Akin to Black Friday ...


Statistics Canada says economy lost 1800 jobs in October

Canada's unemployment rate remained steady at 5.5 per cent. "The province created 15,300 jobs, more than any other province - the vast majority being full-tim...


Japanese Investors Likely To Snub Saudi Aramco's IPO

Still, the highly-anticipated sale of even just a sliver of the company is expected to make this the world's biggest initial public offering. Saudi Arabia wil...


WhatsApp launches 'Catalogs' for small Indian businesses

Retailers build their virtual storefront using the WhatsApp Business app , but you can browse them using the standard version of WhatsApp you already have in...


VW ID Space Vizzion concept previews electric wagon due in 2021

Like other ID. models, the Space Vizzion will be based on VW's Modular Electric Drive Matrix platform. Inside, passengers are bathed in light flooding throu...


Toyota and BYD will start a Chinese joint venture for electric cars

Toyota says the two companies have agreed to get the new firm up and running by the end of 2020, and to evenly split the capital needed. The two sides will o...


Disney+ Announcement | Available in the UK & More March 31

The service's film library was always hamstrung by Disney's ongoing deal with Sky Movies that meant the studio's biggest releases weren't available until mont...


TODAY ONLY: How To Get A Free Reusable Holiday Cup From Starbucks

This year, Starbucks is selling five specialty holiday drinks: the peppermint mocha , toasted white chocolate mocha, caramel brulee latte , chestnut pralin...


Spring Hill Mall Sears store to close by February

Going out of business sales will begin on December 2, 2019 at many locations. A total of 96 more store closings were announced by the parent company of Sears...


Sajid Javid: Tories will increase borrowing to invest in infrastructure

Speaking in Liverpool, the shadow chancellor said that an incoming Labour government must address the "urgent task of rebuilding our social fabric that has been...


Musk Looking Into Launching A ''Drive-Thru Mode'' On Tesla

Musk said the hedge fund manager had made "numerous false allegations against Tesla", although he did not clarify which parts of Einhorn's letter he took issu...


CORRECTED (OFFICIAL)-Billionaires' wealth falls for first time since 2015

In Germany, the number of billionaires fell to 114. The collective wealth held by the world's billionaires fell for the first time in a decade a year ago, acc...


KFC finds #KFCProposal couple who are now flooded by sponsors

Then it appealed for help finding the couple. The chicken franchise announced that it had found Hector and his lovely bride-to-be, Nonhlanhla. "I want to of...


Thousands Of Valentine’s Day Texts Finally Delivered On November 7

When that server was reactivated Thursday, those messages got sent. It wasn't an early celebration of April Fools' Day or the work of Russian hackers, rather ...


BBC says March 2020 United Kingdom launch for Disney+

As recently as this week, there was some question as to whether or not Disney's upcoming video streaming service would be available on Amazon's Fire TV ...


Mobile promises three new programs if Sprint merger happens

Plans could be subject to line limits, and will only stream video at 480p, according to T-Mobile's website. T-Mobile says they will take on AT&T's First Net ser...


Moody's lowers India's credit rating outlook to 'negative' from 'stable'

The rating agency said that the change in outlook partly reflected government and policy ineffectiveness in addressing economic weakness, which led to an incr...


Buffalo Wild Wings: Suburban Chicago workers fired over skin color reseat bid

Buffalo Wild Wings said in a statement that it has zero tolerance for discrimination of any kind and they will conduct sensitivity training throughout their Ch...


Japan’s Softbank posts big losses after WeWork debacle

SoftBank has invested a total of $10.3 billion in WeWork , comprising $6 billion from a wholly owned subsidiary and $4.3 billion from its Vision Fund. However...


Aston Martin Picks Beijing for SUV Launch With China Key to Future

In the world of Aston Martin , the new DBX SUV surprisingly delivers good value for money. The decision to use an all-new platform and its longer wheelbase all...


Sears, Kmart closing seven more Pennsylvania stores this winter

The lenders include former Sears Holdings CEO and biggest investor Eddie Lampert, whose ESL hedge fund bought most of Sears' assets, including about 400 stores,...


China says U.S. agrees to lower tariffs

Earlier, China's commerce ministry said it had reached a deal with Washington to remove tariffs on each other's goods as part of the agreement. "The trad...


Over two million pounds of poultry recalled, eight states impacted

The Department of Agriculture said the problematic poultry was produced between October 21 and November 4 and shipped to spots including restaurants, schools, h...


Target Black Friday Pixel 4 deal offers $300 in gift cards

The coming preview sale will have four times as many early deals as in 2018, including 5% off Target digital gift cards, Target said. The HoliDeals kick off N...


Threadripper 3rd Generation is Here, Plus the Fastest Ryzen CPU Ever

While both processors purport to offer gains of over 20 percent minimum compared to the i9-9980XE, the similarly priced Threadripper 3970X claims to be almost...


Crude Build Puts Oil Prices Modestly Higher

Oil prices were unchanged on Thursday, holding on to most of their losses from the previous session, on worries that a long-awaited interim deal to dial back a ...


Pound Trade Jumpy Ahead of BoE

The British currency fell to its low point in almost two weeks - down as much as $1.2794. Markets are holding ground on the Pound , eagerly awaiting the next...


China and United States agree to halt tariff hikes as talks progress

Both sides have agreed in the past two weeks to cancel the additional tariffs imposed during their months-long trade war in different phases, Gao said. That, co...


United Kingdom drone register takes off

The mandatory requirement to register covers any drone or model aircraft weighing more than 250g (8.8oz). Registered drone owners have to be over 18 years o...