Tesla takes flight in Barrie, driver charged

Global News reports that the driver of the vehicle was charged with risky driving, and was treated at the hospital for minor injuries along with a passenger. According to investigators, the "airborne" vehicle came to a stop beside a tree and after s... More..

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Buffett says Berkshire buying own stock, and more of Apple
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Buffett says Berkshire buying own stock, and more of Apple

Speaking on CNBC television, Buffett also said investors remain better off owning a basket of stocks than 30-year bonds and other fixed-income securities, as USA businesses benefit from a strong economy. With t...More..

Federal Court of Appeal quashes of approval of Trans Mountain
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Federal Court of Appeal quashes of approval of Trans Mountain

The development is yet another result of a years-long effort across the United States and Canada by environmentalists and indigenous groups to block major oil and natural gas pipeline projects. "Dump this p...More..

by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Argentina spikes key interest rate as its currency plunges

Latin America's third biggest economy is expected to shrink this year, while already-scarce credit has been choked off by increasingly onerous borrowing costs. IMF chief Christine Lagarde says she has instruct...More..

Turkish resolve to foil attack on economy: Erdogan
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Turkish resolve to foil attack on economy: Erdogan

Investors will turn their attention in the afternoon to a meeting between Finance Minister Berat Albayrak and his French counterpart in Paris, after which they are scheduled to make a statement at 1330 GMT. In ...More..

Baggage fees to rise with WestJet and Air Canada
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Baggage fees to rise with WestJet and Air Canada

Approved carry-on bags and one personal item are still free. Southwest Airlines is increasing the cost of its EarlyBird boarding price from a flat $15 to $15, $20 or $25 looking on the route. When changing or...More..

Wanna bike instead of ride? Uber is cool with that
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Wanna bike instead of ride? Uber is cool with that

Its Jump electric bikes are now available in eight USA cities, including NY and Washington, and are soon launching in Berlin. According to him, such types of transport are more suitable for trips around town,...More..

by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Facebook takes its crusade against YouTube to the next level

There is also a "Watchlist" for users to keep track of the new shows and view saved clips later from their News Feeds. A year ago, Facebook launched Watch for its U.S. In addition, Facebook is also expandin...More..

Oil sector slows GDP to 1.50% in Q2
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Oil sector slows GDP to 1.50% in Q2

Global Head of Currency Strategy & Market Research at FXTM, Jameel Ahmad, in a mail to Vanguard stated: "While the headline might be that growth slowed on a quarterly basis from 1.95 percent to 1.5 percent in Q...More..

Elon Musk Revives Thailand Diver
by | Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Elon Musk Revives Thailand Diver "Pedo" Controversy With New Tweets

After all of the problems over tweets concerning taking Tesla private and calling a British man, involved in the Thai cave rescue, a " pedo ", Elon Musk doesn't seem to have learnt his lesson. On Friday, ...More..

Italy says France's Macron should open border crossing
by | Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Italy says France's Macron should open border crossing

Salvini's meeting with Orban came shortly after Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte's more low-key summit with his Czech counterpart Andrej Babis, which also focused on migration. Salvini leads the anti-immigration e...More..

99.3% Of Demonetised Currency Back In System: RBI Report
by | Wednesday, August 29, 2018

99.3% Of Demonetised Currency Back In System: RBI Report

Post-demonetisation, RBI spent Rs 7,965 crore in 2016-17 on printing new Rs 500 and Rs 2,000 and other denomination notes, more than double the Rs 3,421 crore spent in the previous year. The volume of banknotes...More..

US, Mexico reach trade
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

US, Mexico reach trade "understanding", Trump threatens to cut out Canada

The markets read such noise positively. The deal could replace the 24-year North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA ), which also includes Canada. "He has not got any approval to negotiate a bilateral de...More..

by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Google for India: Tech giant makes aggressive push for voice, regional languages

Google Pay was launched in September 2017. At its annual "Google for India" event in New Delhi today, Google announced that Tez will be called Google Pay going forward as the company will look at taking ...More..

U.S., Mexico reach NAFTA deal; talks with Canada to start immediately
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

U.S., Mexico reach NAFTA deal; talks with Canada to start immediately

Negotiations between the USA and China have been stalled since May, when Mr Trump put a stop to a deal for China to buy more energy and agricultural goods to narrow the trade deficit. The benchmark S&P 500 ro...More..

S&P 500, Nasdaq hit new highs on US-Mexico trade deal
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

S&P 500, Nasdaq hit new highs on US-Mexico trade deal

A senior USA trade official announced a deal with Mexico to replace the North American Trade Agreement and said talks with Canada were expected to begin immediately. In his election campaign, the Unit...More..

by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Trump says he's ditching NAFTA but that's not what's happening

Trump said Monday that he hopes Canada will join the deal by Friday, a move which seemed meant to bring Canada, to the table quickly and limit the country's ability to press its own concerns. US and Me...More..

by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Trump sets stage for Nafta overhaul with US-Mexico 'understanding'

United States and Mexican officials say the two countries have reached a deal on revamping the North America Free Trade Agreement . On Monday evening, a statement was released saying that U.S. The presiden...More..

Toyota to invest about $500M in Uber for driverless cars
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Toyota to invest about $500M in Uber for driverless cars

Not sure it means we'll see a Camry Uber, but time will tell. The combined technology will be built into Toyota's Sienna minivans, to be deployed on Uber's ride-hailing network starting in 2021, Uber said. Uber...More..

Trump signs trade deal with Mexico, 'terminates' NAFTA
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

Trump signs trade deal with Mexico, 'terminates' NAFTA

There is no deal reached yet with Canada, the people said. Trump put pressure on Canada by threatening to tax Canadian auto imports and to leave Canada out of a new regional trade bloc. He said that talks...More..

Mexico-U.S. NAFTA Agreement Eyed for Monday, Trump Flags 'Big Deal'
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

Mexico-U.S. NAFTA Agreement Eyed for Monday, Trump Flags 'Big Deal'

Trump tweeted on Monday morning that that a "big deal" with Mexico was "looking good". For that to happen, US Congress must be notified 90 days in advance, which means the administration must send the no...More..

by | Monday, August 27, 2018

US, Mexico Reach New Trade Agreement

Congress must be given 90 days notice a deal has been reached. Trudeau spoke to Pena Nieto on Sunday and shared their commitment to reaching a successful conclusion of NAFTA "for all three parties" the prime ...More..

Trump Organization CFO granted immunity in Cohen investigation
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

Trump Organization CFO granted immunity in Cohen investigation

President has criticized, with President Trump frequently complaining about the media, and even labeling the press as the "enemy of the people" on multiple occasions. 'But I can tell you this, I didn't like t...More..

Warren Buffett's Berkshire eyes stake in Paytm's parent company
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

Warren Buffett's Berkshire eyes stake in Paytm's parent company

The Mumbai-based Economic Times reported the talks Monday, noting that if Berkshire follows through by paying $285.4 million to $356.7 million for a 3-4% stake in One97 Communications , it would be Buffett...More..

Land Rover Now Offers Dog-Oriented ‘Pet Packs’
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

Land Rover Now Offers Dog-Oriented ‘Pet Packs’

Back in February, Land Rover announced dog-friendly "Pet Packs" for the Land Rover and Range Rover ranges, as they realised (it's only taken 70 years) that a big chunk of their customers carry dogs in the...More..

Saudi eyes new options as Aramco IPO halted
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

Saudi eyes new options as Aramco IPO halted

Rising crude prices in recent years have bolstered Saudi Arabia's oil revenue, lessening the need to take Aramco public, sources told CBS News. "The Government remains committed to the IPO of Saudi Aramco ...More..

Woman ride-share passenger raped and killed in China
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

Woman ride-share passenger raped and killed in China

The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) said various government departments will push to improve overall governance of operators in the transport sector. A 20-year-old woman has been raped and kil...More..

by | Monday, August 27, 2018

All the President's Men Are Flipping on Donald Trump

The Trump Organization paid Cohen in $35,000 installments through 2017, and submitted false invoices for the payments which it said were part of a monthly retainer. Speaking on " Fox News Sunday", Lewandowsk...More..

Saudis Officially Call Off Aramco IPO
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

Saudis Officially Call Off Aramco IPO

If he fails to take a stance, the world human rights bodies such as Amnesty International should take notice of the issue and intervene. The statement came after Reuters reported on Wednesday that Riyadh ha...More..

Alipay Distances itself from Cryptocurrency as China’s Clampdown Intensifies Further
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

Alipay Distances itself from Cryptocurrency as China’s Clampdown Intensifies Further

While Alipay may seem like a cumbersome method of cryptocurrency trading, after the Chinese government banned crypto exchanges from providing service to Chinese citizens, committed traders had to get creative...More..