IEA demands increase in clean energy as emissions hit record high

That energy mostly came from coal-fired plants a dozen years old on average - not even a quarter of their typical lifespan. He also said that 2018 can be considered another golden year for gas, which accounted for nearly half the growth in global e... More..

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Yen strengthens, shares skid on U.S. recession fears
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Yen strengthens, shares skid on U.S. recession fears

Asian shares bounced back on Tuesday after two days of losses as USA 10-year Treasury yields edged higher, but the outlook remained murky as investors weighed the odds of whether the USA economy is in danger ...More..

U.S. Judge Recommends Ban on Select iPhones Over Qualcomm Patent Infringement
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

U.S. Judge Recommends Ban on Select iPhones Over Qualcomm Patent Infringement

In that case, Pender found that Apple infringed on a Qualcomm patent related to a power saving feature on the iPhone 7 , iPhone 7 Plus , iPhone 8 , iPhone 8 Plus and the iPhone X . Administrative law judg...More..

Aston Martin Teases Ultra-Limited DBS GT Zagato Sketches
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Aston Martin Teases Ultra-Limited DBS GT Zagato Sketches

The DBS GT Zagato is basically a redesigned version of the DBS Superleggera. Aston Martin has revealed concept drawings of its new DBS GT Zagato, but if you want one there's a very slight catch. The Aston Mar...More..

Airbus secures mammoth China deal in fresh blow to Boeing
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Airbus secures mammoth China deal in fresh blow to Boeing

Chinese President Xi Jinping is meeting with the leaders of France, Germany and the European Commission, as European countries seek to boost relations with China while also putting pressure over its trade pra...More..

by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Uber to buy Mideast rival Careem for $3.1 billion

The long-expected agreement ends more than nine months of start-and-stop negotiations between the two companies and hands Uber a much-needed victory after a series of overseas divestments. Despite Uber's region...More..

Avocado Recall in California Over Listeria
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Avocado Recall in California Over Listeria

The recall was initiated after a routine test on samples at the company's California packing facility. Listeria is also the third leading cause of food poisoning fatalities-causing 260 deaths each year, ac...More..

Avocado Recall: Escondido Company Recalls Fruit Due to Possible Health Risk
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Avocado Recall: Escondido Company Recalls Fruit Due to Possible Health Risk

The recalled avocados are sold with yellow stickers that say "Bravacado" and " California " or, on the organic avocados, yellow and green stickers with "Organic" and "California". "We are voluntarily recalling ...More..

BA flight headed to Düsseldorf accidentally lands in Edinburgh instead — Wrong turn
by | Monday, March 25, 2019

BA flight headed to Düsseldorf accidentally lands in Edinburgh instead — Wrong turn

The flight was operated by German leasing company WDL Aviation on behalf of BA CityFlyer, a subsidiary of British Airways. A BA spokesman said: "We have apologised to customers for this interruption to their ...More..

More than a million people march in London to stop Brexit
by | Monday, March 25, 2019

More than a million people march in London to stop Brexit

The deal: Negotiated by London and Brussels and approved by the EU27, but twice rejected by the UK House of Commons. Watson continued with a message for May, emphasizing his view that a vote is necessary, sa...More..

Jet Airways Chairman Naresh Goyal, wife Anita quit from board
by | Monday, March 25, 2019

Jet Airways Chairman Naresh Goyal, wife Anita quit from board

Meanwhile, minority lenders that are part of the consortium that has lent to Jet Airways have agreed to grant priority status to the State Bank of India (SBI) and Punjab National Bank (PNB). As on September 30,...More..

Uber, Pinterest Eye NYSE for IPOs
by | Monday, March 25, 2019

Uber, Pinterest Eye NYSE for IPOs

Meanwhile, Uber has reportedly selected the New York Stock Exchange for its public offering next month. The final size will change. The company said part of its strategy is to expand into new advertising mark...More..

Jet Airways on 'verge of collapse': Pilots' union writes to PM
by | Monday, March 25, 2019

Jet Airways on 'verge of collapse': Pilots' union writes to PM

The beleaguered airline, gasping under debts of more than $1 billion, had grounded six planes earlier this week, and is also facing the threat of strike action over salary payments. They have also decided again...More..

India's Reliance says not breaching US sanctions against Venezuela
by | Monday, March 25, 2019

India's Reliance says not breaching US sanctions against Venezuela

RIL runs one of the largest refining complexes with a capacity to process 1.24 million barrels per stream day that includes an SEZ refinery from where it exports refined products. "Reliance has been transparen...More..

Mike Ashley renews call for Debenhams coup
by | Monday, March 25, 2019

Mike Ashley renews call for Debenhams coup

Debenhams would have the right to buy it back for the same amount within a year, amounting in effect to a short-term £100m loan secured against Magasin du Nord . Ashley, who owns nearly 30% of Debenhams thr...More..

Trump offers Fed board seat to Stephen Moore | newkerala.com #116650
by | Monday, March 25, 2019

Trump offers Fed board seat to Stephen Moore | newkerala.com #116650

The CEA estimate predicts a strong 3.2 percent growth in 2019, but that number was contradicted by Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell on Wednesday. economic growth . Speaking to Bloomberg on Friday, Mr...More..

South Carolina’s jobless rate unchanged for 8th month
by | Monday, March 25, 2019

South Carolina’s jobless rate unchanged for 8th month

Compared to February 2018, the labor force participation rate is up 1.0 percentage point. Trade, Transportation and Utilities gained 400 (+0.1 percent) jobs over the month. Professional, scientific and busi...More..

Anxiety on Wall Street as US yield curve inverts
by | Sunday, March 24, 2019

Anxiety on Wall Street as US yield curve inverts

Treasuries yields sent out warning signs of a possible recession on Friday after weaker-than-expected U.S. and European data intensified fears of a global economic slowdown. The economy eventually contracts and...More..

Second Brexit vote 'deserves to be considered,' senior United Kingdom minister says
by | Sunday, March 24, 2019

Second Brexit vote 'deserves to be considered,' senior United Kingdom minister says

But he said that talking about pushing May out was "frankly self-indulgent at this time ". "Everyone feels betrayed", Freeman tweeted. Trust in democracy collapsing. Conservative peer Lord Gadhia, a former me...More..

Shock German factory slump reignites fears of eurozone recession
by | Sunday, March 24, 2019

Shock German factory slump reignites fears of eurozone recession

Businesses across the Eurozone performed much worse than expected in March as factory activity contracted at the fastest pace in almost six years, hurt by a big drop in demand, a survey showed on Friday. The eu...More..

Musk's lawyers call tweet in SEC's contempt bid 'not material'
by | Sunday, March 24, 2019

Musk's lawyers call tweet in SEC's contempt bid 'not material'

Tesla CEO Elon Musk attends the Tesla Shanghai Gigafactory groundbreaking ceremony in Shanghai, China January 7, 2019. Musk is trying to avoid being held in contempt for violating his October 2018 fraud ...More..

GM announces plan to add U.S. jobs, new electric vehicle
by | Sunday, March 24, 2019

GM announces plan to add U.S. jobs, new electric vehicle

GM has said it can place about 2,700 of the laid-off us workers at other factories, but it's unclear how many will uproot and take those positions. The company said the moves are necessary to stay financially...More..

Turkey's Erdogan shows shooting video again, hours after NZ meeting
by | Sunday, March 24, 2019

Turkey's Erdogan shows shooting video again, hours after NZ meeting

They called on countries with Muslim communities and minorities to refrain from statements and actions that associate Islam with "terror, extremism and threats". More than 8,000 Australians and almost 3,000 New...More..

Wearing well: Levi Strauss shares surge 31pc on market return
by | Sunday, March 24, 2019

Wearing well: Levi Strauss shares surge 31pc on market return

During its worst slump, the company's sales went from USD6.8 billion in 1997, when it helped to drive the Casual Friday trend with its Dockers khakis, to USD4.07 billion in 2004. "There was a lot of pent-up d...More..

Netflix’ $4 mobile-only subscriptions could bolster its growth in India
by | Sunday, March 24, 2019

Netflix’ $4 mobile-only subscriptions could bolster its growth in India

Netflix claims it may not expand this mobile-only plan beyond a point. India's Economic Times reports that Netflix is testing a new subscription plan for its service that costs only Rs 250, which is half ...More..

Michigan Lottery: Powerball jackpot at $625 million ahead of Saturday's drawing
by | Sunday, March 24, 2019

Michigan Lottery: Powerball jackpot at $625 million ahead of Saturday's drawing

The largest prize - $1.586 billion - was awarded in January 2016 followed by the second largest prize at $758 million in August 2017 and third largest at $687 million in October 2018. "As great excitement build...More..

Commuter chaos as all trains at Waterloo station are cancelled
by | Saturday, March 23, 2019

Commuter chaos as all trains at Waterloo station are cancelled

Hitachi will build the five electric trains of five carriages each and as part of the deal the new trains will also be fully maintained by Hitachi for 10 years. There's a real gap in the market for truly afford...More..

Tim Hortons launches loyalty program
by | Saturday, March 23, 2019

Tim Hortons launches loyalty program

Guests can register their card here or through the app to keep track of visit count and their balance. Tim Hortons is now rewarding customers with a free coffee or baked good for every seventh visit , as p...More..

Dog food recalled nationwide for the second time this year
by | Saturday, March 23, 2019

Dog food recalled nationwide for the second time this year

In the United States, canned dog foods were sourced through retail pet stores and veterinary clinics. Hill's Pet Nutrition announced Wednesday that more canned dog food products will be recalled because it ha...More..

Tesla sues former engineer for allegedly stealing data
by | Saturday, March 23, 2019

Tesla sues former engineer for allegedly stealing data

The electric auto maker filed a lawsuit in the United States on Thursday, alleging that engineer Guangzhi Cao stole key details from Tesla's self-driving auto project and took them to Xiaopeng Motors, a Chinese...More..