United States beef one step closer to Chinese access

In a Friday press briefing , White House press secretary Sean Spicer addressed some of the provisions of the trade agreement. The US also signaled that it was eager to export more liquefied natural gas , saying China could negotiate any type ... More..

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After Premier League Title, Conte Sets Sights On Double
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

After Premier League Title, Conte Sets Sights On Double

Chelsea reeled off 13 successive wins after the change and, despite a brief wobble with defeats against Crystal Palace and Manchester United, they coasted to the title in a no-nonsense style befitting their int...More..

Emmanuel Macron Takes Charge As France's New President
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Emmanuel Macron Takes Charge As France's New President

France is deeply divided: one urban, more affluent and open to reform; the other in the northern rust belt and rural areas that backed Mr Emmanuel Macron's far-right opponent, Ms Marine Le Pen, or other anti...More..

Renault stops production at some sites after cyber attack
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Renault stops production at some sites after cyber attack

The attack had forced the company to stop production at sites in France, shortly after it announced that output had been halted for the same reason at a site in Slovenia. Renault also said malfunctioning IT sys...More..

Family says JetBlue kicked them off plane over carry-on cake
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Family says JetBlue kicked them off plane over carry-on cake

The Jersey City, N.J., couple told the New York Daily News they complied with JetBlue instructions to move the cake to the floor. 'You know, you could see the gestures - then she was pointing to her, did yo...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Q2 2017 Earnings Estimate for Synchrony Financial (SYF) Issued By Oppenheimer Holdings

For the next fiscal year, analysts anticipate that the business will report sales of $16.17 billion per share, with estimates ranging from $15.67 billion to $16.47 billion. Stockholders of record on Monday, May...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

China offers billions for new Silk Road initiative

Other countries welcome the investment but governments including the United States, Russia and India have expressed unease Beijing also might be using the effort to increase its political stature. The Russian l...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Trump says possible to pick new Federal Bureau of Investigation director by next week

Richard Burr (R-N.C.), said Tuesday he was "troubled by the timing and reasoning of Director Comey's termination". "As I mentioned, the President has nothing further to add on that", he said when pressed on...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Europol says global reach of massive cyberattack 'unprecedented'

Europol has warned that the threat "will continue to grow" as people return to work on Monday. Organisations around the world have spent weekend trying to recover after being hit by a virus that seeks to seiz...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Chinese Competition To Boeing 737, Airbus A320 Marks First Flight

The narrow-body aircraft took off from the Shanghai Pudong International Airport on Friday. By the end of a year ago, 21 customers had placed orders for more than 500 C919 aircraft, and COMAC expects to sell at...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Why Health Care Professionals Are So Pessimistic About Reform

Rod Blum of Iowa said the House Obamacare repeal bill only "tweaks" the Affordable Care Act and would have liked to have seen the legislation move more to the right. "I hope that current members of Congress rec...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

RELX PLC (NYSE:RELX) Valuation According To Analysts

The company's stock had a trading volume of 7,813,774 shares. About 237,236 shares traded. AstraZeneca plc (LON:AZN) has declined 6.01% since October 11, 2016 and is downtrending. Liberum Capital maintained it ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Oil prices near 5-month low as global oversupply weighs

Brent crude prices fell to as low as $46.64, to record the lowest trading point since November 30, 2016, while WTI touched down at $44.94 per barrel. The contract lost $2.30, or 4.8 percent, to $45.52 on Thur...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Coach Announces It Is Buying Kate Spade In $2.4 Billion Deal

The US$18.50-a-share transaction represents a premium to Kate Spade's price when deal speculation first surfaced in December a year ago, but it is well below the amount investors were betting on in more recent ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

China's leader offers billions for new Silk Road initiative

The Belt and Road Initiative - a plan Xi unveiled in 2013 to build infrastructure and expand trade across countries in Asia, Africa and Europe - has been welcomed by cash-starved emerging countries. The United ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Manchin criticizes House passage of health care bill

The bill has a long way to go in the Senate, where it needs 60 votes to pass. I voted to support the American Health Care Act, the new House plan that lowers premiums, reduces taxes and puts patients in charg...More..

US, South plotting to kill Kim Jong
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

US, South plotting to kill Kim Jong

Asked about the latest USA legislation, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang reiterated that China opposed other countries using their own domestic law to impose unilateral sanctions. The CIA declin...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Wizards win on Wall's 3-pointer, forcing a Game 7

After the Wizards won Games 3 and 4 by 27 and 19 points, respectively, the Celtics roared back with a 123-101 victory in Boston on Wednesday. Wizards leader finished the game with 26 points but struggling wit...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

North Korea fires ballistic missile, Seoul says

Moon Jae-in, South Korea's new president, said in Seoul this week that he also would be willing to travel to North Korea for talks if conditions permitted. Detainees have been used by the regime to extract co...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Moon thanks Modi for congratulations in Korean language

The THAAD deployment was agreed by Moon's predecessor, conservative leader Park Guen-hye. But the new President, who won with 41.4 per cent of the vote, has also stressed that he would go to Pyongyang for negot...More..

Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns

The Trump tax plan released Wednesday is drawing a mixed response from the housing and mortgage industry. The Republican tax plan also would eliminate the tax on inheritances and gifts. Hours earlier, Mnu...More..

Massive ransomware attack hits 99 countries
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Massive ransomware attack hits 99 countries

National Security Agency and leaked to the internet. Two security firms - Kaspersky Lab and Avast - said they had identified the malicious software behind the attack in over 70 countries, although both said...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Interserve plc's (IRV) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

AstraZeneca plc (LON:AZN) has declined 6.01% since October 11, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 12.71% the S&P500. In analysts note sent to investors on 11 May, Peel Hunt reaffirmed their "B...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Mnuchin: US partners more comfortable with Trump on trade

The United States has been told by all the other Group of Seven economies that it must not turn its back on worldwide cooperation on global economic policy, French Finance Minister Michel Sapin said on Saturday...More..

Short Interest in Gastar Exploration Inc (GST) Drops By 12.3%
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Short Interest in Gastar Exploration Inc (GST) Drops By 12.3%

They now have a $2.25 target price on the energy company's stock. For example, if there is good news like a positive earnings announcement, the demand for a stock may increase, raising the price from the previo...More..