German Private Sector Growth Eases In July

Germany's private sector grew at a slower pace in July, a survey showed on Monday, linking the weaker activity to factory closures in the summer months following a sustained period of strong growth. It was forecast to rise to 54.3. The IHS Markit f... More..

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Tanzania's President Magufuli turns up heat in mining dispute
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Tanzania's President Magufuli turns up heat in mining dispute

Barrick Gold Corp ., which owns a 63.9 percent stake in Acacia, agreed last month to hold talks with the government to resolve the tax evasion claims against Acacia. Mr Magufuli wants to reform the country's mi...More..

World's first floating wind farm could revolutionise renewable energy industry
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

World's first floating wind farm could revolutionise renewable energy industry

In total five Siemens Gamesa 6MW turbines are being installed at the Peterhead wind farm, known broadly as Hywind, which will provide power to 20,000 homes. But Germany's offshore wind capacity is growing quick...More..

Tesco expands reach for same-day grocery delivery
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Tesco expands reach for same-day grocery delivery

Tesco has announced the extension of its online delivery service which will allow customers from across the United Kingdom to order groceries for delivery on the same day. And after launching the service in 20...More..

Roundview Capital LLC Cuts Stake in Caterpillar, Inc. (NYSE:CAT)
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Roundview Capital LLC Cuts Stake in Caterpillar, Inc. (NYSE:CAT)

It is negative, as 75 investors sold Caterpillar Inc. shares while 395 reduced holdings. Howe & Rusling Inc. now owns 1,087 shares of the industrial products company's stock valued at $101,000 after buying an...More..

KKR's Internet Brands buying WebMD in $2.8B deal
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

KKR's Internet Brands buying WebMD in $2.8B deal

Finally, Elkfork Partners LLC raised its position in shares of WebMD Health Corp by 10.0% in the first quarter. Health information website WebMD on Monday said it's agreed to be acquired by the KKR priv...More..

American company installing microchips into employees
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

American company installing microchips into employees

At least fifty employees of a United States vending machine firm have volunteered to have microchips implanted that would allow them to access basic functions and pay for snacks at their workplace. An implant t...More..

by | Monday, July 24, 2017

"Shrinkflation" leads to 2529 products reducing in size

As many as 2,529 products on sale in United Kingdom shops have reduced in size while prices remained the same between January 2012 and July 2017, it found, compared with 614 products that have increased in size...More..

Halliburton Company (HAL) Earnings Beat Amid US Shale Boom
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Halliburton Company (HAL) Earnings Beat Amid US Shale Boom

Shares of Halliburton Company (HAL ) opened at 45.58 on Thursday. De Burlo Group Inc who had been investing in T Mobile Us Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $52.01B market cap company. Fin...More..

Bush's recalls cans of baked beans over packaging issues
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Bush's recalls cans of baked beans over packaging issues

The recall was initiated after the company internal quality assurance checks identified the issue, according to a press release . Subsequent investigation indicated the problem was caused by a temporary qualit...More..

by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Sessions to 'continue' as attorney general, despite Trump's regrets

In the Times interview , Trump said he wouldn't have hired Sessions if he knew he'd recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation. On Friday, the Washington Post reported Kislyak was overh...More..

Gold Headed for Biggest Jump in 2 Wks. on Dollar Woes
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Gold Headed for Biggest Jump in 2 Wks. on Dollar Woes

His actions came after weeks of speculation that such a shift was in the works and the euro rallied on the confirmation by Draghi that the European Central Bank remains far from achieving its mandate to get inf...More..

by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Palestinians fire rocket at Israel for second consecutive night

The rocket landed in an open area near the security fence in the Eshkol Regional Council district, according to the IDF Spokesperson's Office. No physical injuries were reported in the attack, the IDF reporte...More..

Daimler Will Recall 3 Million Diesel Vehicles
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Daimler Will Recall 3 Million Diesel Vehicles

When the entire Volkswagen Group was caught cheating on diesel emissions , it at first seemed like the incident was an isolated on. News of this probe came to light after a new magazine in Germany called Der ...More..

Oil Gains Ahead Of Producer Meeting; Nigeria, Libya Output In Focus
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Oil Gains Ahead Of Producer Meeting; Nigeria, Libya Output In Focus

Libya's output jumped by 127,000 bpd to 852,000 bpd, while Nigerian crude production rose by 96,700 bpd to 1.733 million bpd. The minister also said that the deal has kept 350 million barrels of oil from the ...More..

Hilary Duff Robbed of Jewelry While on Vacation
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Hilary Duff Robbed of Jewelry While on Vacation

But Hilary Duff has just discovered that flaunting your picturesque vaycay online can have very bad consequences. It was also believed that Duff was now on vacation with her son when the burglar has g...More..

Sensex rises 200 points, Nifty nears 10k-mark
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Sensex rises 200 points, Nifty nears 10k-mark

Earlier, the Sensex hit a record high of 32,232 and the Nifty 9969. At 12.50 p.m, the Sensex was trading up 218.23 points or 0.68% at 32,247.12 with 20 components gaining. Indian markets continued to rise for t...More..

Uber rival Grab to raise United States dollars 2.5 billion in new financing
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Uber rival Grab to raise United States dollars 2.5 billion in new financing

Southeast Asian ride-hailing company Grab said it expects to raise about $2.5 billion in fresh funds from China's Didi Chuxing , Japan's Softbank Group and others to bolster dominance in the region and...More..

International Monetary Fund sees global economy maintaining expected growth
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

International Monetary Fund sees global economy maintaining expected growth

The IMF also lowered USA growth forecast to 2.1% against the 2.3% it predicted in April, and again down from 2.5% to 2.1% for 2018. The IMF downgraded its growth forecast for the United States for this year t...More..

Atlantic Securities Downgrades Schlumberger NV (NYSE:SLB) to Neutral
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Atlantic Securities Downgrades Schlumberger NV (NYSE:SLB) to Neutral

The company has a market capitalization of $92.14 billion, a P/E ratio of 523.86 and a beta of 1.02. The biggest holder now is Didier Primat who owns 13,619,200 shares (0.98% of those outstanding), whilst Mr. B...More..

Spieth Finishes Strongly To Win Open
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Spieth Finishes Strongly To Win Open

He was tied with Kuchar with nine holes to play, but salvaged a remarkable bogey on the 13th after a wild slice off the tee went 100 yards right , while he almost aced the par-3 14th and sank a 40-foot eagle ...More..

Kabul blast: At least, 10 wounded, causality toll may rise, says Official
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Kabul blast: At least, 10 wounded, causality toll may rise, says Official

An explosion occurred in Kabul early on Monday, close to the house of second Chief Executive of Afghanistan Mohammad Mohaqiq, local media reported. At least 20 people were killed and several others injured ...More..

Australian regulator investigating Takata airbag recall after death
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Australian regulator investigating Takata airbag recall after death

ACCC chairman Rod Sims urged all drivers to check if their vehicle's airbag was subject to the Takata recall and demanded auto makers inform consumers of the type of replacement airbags they were installing. ...More..

Game of Thrones Comic-Con trailer reveals a major character's return
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Game of Thrones Comic-Con trailer reveals a major character's return

She acknowledged the brewing tension between Sansa and her half-brother Jon Snow (Harington), who are now working together. Moving on to the panel itself, attendees included Alfie Allen (Theon Greyjoy),...More..

by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Amazing Grace - South African makes major history with round of 62

All this and more in our pick of the best Twitter posts . That was level with England's Ian Poulter, who started the day three shots behind Spieth but failed to take advantage of the conditions and made fi...More..