Cruise ship worker who went overboard rescued 22 hours later

The 33-year-old Filipino crew member, who has not been identified, was seen going overboard, and was found Sunday by the Carnival Glory . Passengers and staff feared the worst after the ship made a U-turn to search for the man. Carnival Cruise Lin... More..

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Adidas Data Gets Breach Affecting Millions of Customers
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Adidas Data Gets Breach Affecting Millions of Customers

Adidas revealed that their United States website was affected by a data breach on June 26 which has impacted millions of users. Credit-reporting agency Equifax earlier this year added 2.4 million Americ...More..

Exactis Data Leak Covers Almost All Americans, Email Addresses Included 06/28/2018
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Exactis Data Leak Covers Almost All Americans, Email Addresses Included 06/28/2018

Exactis has since then protected the data, making it unclear now just how long it has sat exposed online. If the claims about the volume of the Exactis breach are correct, this would make it larger than th...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Trump says Saudi king agrees to ramp up oil production

Trump earlier this month blamed Opec for oil prices being too high, reprising comments he made on Twitter in April. Crude prices have risen 12% in the last two weeks as the U.S. "We'll need more oil down th...More..

Elon Musk under attack over use of potter's farting unicorn image
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Elon Musk under attack over use of potter's farting unicorn image

His mug shows a unicorn farting into an intake funnel for a vehicle. Last year, Mr Musk tweeted the original image, which featured on a mug by Colorado potter Tom Edwards . He also claimed that the image w...More..

China and European Union unite on trade and investment stance
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

China and European Union unite on trade and investment stance

Asian markets were mixed on Thursday, as White House statements on trade left investors divided on whether the administration was interested in soothing tensions with China. But it didn't address complaints t...More..

Oil dips but markets remain tight due to disruptions, record demand
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Oil dips but markets remain tight due to disruptions, record demand

Gasoline stockpiles rose by 1.2 million barrels for the week, while distillate stockpiles were unchanged for the week, according to the EIA. Rising shares of energy and technology companies helped global stoc...More..

Tehran rejects USA call to cut Iran oil exports to zero
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Tehran rejects USA call to cut Iran oil exports to zero

Prices were on track for the highest close since November 2014, according to CQG. Brent crude LCOc1 rose $1.31, or 1.7 percent, to settle at $77.62 a barrel. Iran's oil minister said that OPEC's oil output ag...More..

by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Trump claims Saudi Arabia has agreed to boost oil production amid turmoil

The talks had centered on whether to amend an 18-month-old supply-cut deal between OPEC members and allied countries, including Russian Federation, that has cleared a global oil glut and lifted crude prices. Ho...More..

Amazon ramps up gig economy with Delivery Service Partners fleet program
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Amazon ramps up gig economy with Delivery Service Partners fleet program

If the company switches to its own delivery vans, customers will have no one to blame but Amazon. "Individual owners can build their business knowing they will have delivery volume from Amazon, access to the ...More..

Remaining Toys
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Remaining Toys "R" Us stores close for good

Toys "R" Us filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in September hoping to restructure some US$5 billion (S$6.8 billion) in debt, much of which stemmed from a US$6.6 billion leveraged buyout by private equit...More..

Indian rupee crashes to all time low of 69 against USA dollar
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Indian rupee crashes to all time low of 69 against USA dollar

That was higher than the $14.4 billion, or 0.6 percent of GDP, logged in the 2016-17 fiscal. Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) have been on a selling spree in the Indian debt segment since February. This fur...More..

Booker caps drinks orders as Carbon dioxide shortage continues
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Booker caps drinks orders as Carbon dioxide shortage continues

It is the latest business to announce issues with supplying the pub trade with beer, cider and carbonated soft drinks since the news of the Carbon dioxide shortage last week. There seems to be very little activ...More..

by | Friday, June 29, 2018

"Swiss Bank Money Flying. India Losing": Mamata Banerjee Slams Centre

In a tweet , Gandhi referred to Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal's remarks earlier in the day about the latest data released by the Swiss National Bank that showed a rise in Indian deposits previous y...More..

Amazon acquires PillPack, an online pharmacy that delivers medicine to your door
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Amazon acquires PillPack, an online pharmacy that delivers medicine to your door

Bloomberg reported that an unnamed source with knowledge of the matter said that Amazon will pay about $1 billion for PillPack . The companies expect to close the deal later this year. USA stocks rose on T...More..

Trump administration to use review panel to curb China tech investments
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Trump administration to use review panel to curb China tech investments

The White House announced on June 27 that it would not limit Chinese investment in US companies beyond what Congress is already working on. The strategy was hotly debated within the administration for sever...More..

No waiver on Iran business, United States tells India
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

No waiver on Iran business, United States tells India

Some official Iranian news sites reported that the U.S. dollar was selling for nearly 80,000 rials last week, compared with 60,000 rials in April, according to the semi-official Tasnim News, which cited trade o...More..

Trump warns Harley-Davidson against moving production out of the US
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Trump warns Harley-Davidson against moving production out of the US

To that end, if Harley-Davidson does indeed move some of its manufacturing to Thailand, President Trump has threatened The Motor Company won't be able to sell back into the United States "without paying a big...More..

British minister slams big business leaders’ threats over Brexit
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

British minister slams big business leaders’ threats over Brexit

The demonstration came after leading Brexiteers warned that Britain is prepared to walk away from negotiations without a deal. In an editorial in the Sun tabloid this weekend, Britain's Foreign Secretary B...More..

U.S. plans limits on Chinese investment in U.S. technology firms
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

U.S. plans limits on Chinese investment in U.S. technology firms

That triggered threats of further tariffs on European cars from Trump. US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer recently called China's treatment of US intellectual property "the most sinful" aspect of the...More..

'Opposition denied equal conditions in Turkey polls'
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

'Opposition denied equal conditions in Turkey polls'

Recep Erdogan has been the country's de facto leader since 2002, holding the position of president since 2014. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared victory early Monday morning following a hotl...More..

Tayyip Erdogan reelected Turkey's president by big margin
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Tayyip Erdogan reelected Turkey's president by big margin

Today's election is the first since Turkey switched to a presidential system of governance after the April 2017 constitutional referendum. Critics say it will further erode democracy in the North Atlantic...More..

Trump tweet on Harley-Davidson move after tariff, European Union trade fight
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Trump tweet on Harley-Davidson move after tariff, European Union trade fight

Other companies are coming back where they belong! Trump tweeted Tuesday that Harley-Davidson had already announced it was closing a Kansas City plant and moving those jobs to Thailand. Harley-Davidson exec...More..

Iranians protest dwindling economy, shout 'Death to Palestine'
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Iranians protest dwindling economy, shout 'Death to Palestine'

The Iranian authorities attempted to halt the rial's slide in April by unifying the official and black market exchange rates and by banning trading at anything other than the official rate of 42,000 rials to th...More..

Turkey's Erdogan faces resurgent opposition in twin election test
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Turkey's Erdogan faces resurgent opposition in twin election test

Erdogan also declared victory for the People's Alliance, an electoral cooperation between his ruling Justice and Development Party and the small Nationalist Movement Party, saying they had a "parliamentary ma...More..

Harley-Davidson to shift production overseas as European Union tariffs bite
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Harley-Davidson to shift production overseas as European Union tariffs bite

The EU's levies are only the latest blowback Harley has faced from Trump's trade policies. Further, we can probably expect to see more American manufacturers shifting their overseas sales to production facili...More..

Revenue Growth Analysis of Harley-Davidson Inc (NYSE:HOG)
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Revenue Growth Analysis of Harley-Davidson Inc (NYSE:HOG)

Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG ) has seen its SMA20 which is now 5.25%. The company reported $1.24 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.08 by $0.16. The Manufactur...More..

Uncertainty for Erdoğan as Turkey awaits election results
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Uncertainty for Erdoğan as Turkey awaits election results

The Kremlin press service said earlier that Putin had sent a telegram to Erdogan to congratulate him on his re-election as Turkey's president and the victory of the ruling Justice and Development Party. Turkey'...More..

Boris Johnson urges clean Brexit, 2 years after United Kingdom vote to quit
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Boris Johnson urges clean Brexit, 2 years after United Kingdom vote to quit

People's Vote March Crowds. Rather than a second Brexit referendum, campaigners were calling for a "people's vote", to approve the final deal Prime Minister Theresa May makes with the EU. "I have lived and wo...More..

OPEC+ eyes boosting crude output by 1mn barrels
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

OPEC+ eyes boosting crude output by 1mn barrels

On Thursday, however, Iraqi oil minister Jabar al-Luaibi said: "We are in comprehensive talks with all ministers, especially Saudi Arabia and Iran , and we are trying to narrow that gap between the two and...More..