Iraq's Crude Oil Production Is near a 9-Month Low

Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation, the world's top two oil producers, agreed on Monday on the need to extend output cuts for nine months until March 2018 to erode a glut. But for the first quarter as a whole, stocks in industrialised countries rose... More..

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Philippines rejects European grants
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Philippines rejects European grants

The European Union is the Philippines' eighth biggest source of aid, with assistance a year ago worth $217 million, according to government data. While acknowledging that "the Philippines desperately ne...More..

Senate Passes Bill To Expedite Ride Sharing Upstate
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Senate Passes Bill To Expedite Ride Sharing Upstate

Lyft commends the Alaska legislature for passing this important legislation. Ride-sharing companies lobbied for the change in state law as a condition for their operation in Alaska. In a May 2016 election, vot...More..

Italy asks EU to postpone launching legal case over Fiat Chrysler emissions
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Italy asks EU to postpone launching legal case over Fiat Chrysler emissions

Rome has two months to respond to the Commission's request and may be eventually taken to the European Court of Justice if the answer is found to be unconvincing. The original complaint came from Germany which ...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Germany rejects idea of joint euro bonds after Macron victory

We will know in a month's time after the parliamentary elections. The party does not now hold any seats in the French Parliament. "We can only hope that France seizes its chance", Parisian Michael Jeuga sa...More..

Putin rushes to Trump's defense, laments US infighting
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Putin rushes to Trump's defense, laments US infighting

Putin said he was pleased with Lavrov's visit to Washington last week but mocked the idea that Trump had shared secrets during the meeting, calling the allegations " political schizophrenia " and saying peopl...More..

Facebook fined €110m by EU for misleading information before WhatsApp takeover
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Facebook fined €110m by EU for misleading information before WhatsApp takeover

Facebook was fined €110 million (£94 million) by the European Commission for providing misleading information to antitrust regulators when seeking approval to buy WhatsApp in 2014. The Commission could hav...More..

France's new president wastes no time: names PM, sees Merkel
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

France's new president wastes no time: names PM, sees Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the election of new French President Emmanuel Macron offers an opportunity to bring new dynamism to Europe. He traveled to Berlin a day after being sworn in, continuing a tr...More..

Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Issues Earnings Results
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Issues Earnings Results

Asset Management One Company has 0.25% invested in Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT). A stock rating usually tells investors how well a stock's market value relates to what analysts think is a fair value for the...More..

Ford Motor Company (F) Earns Buy Rating from Royal Bank of Canada
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Ford Motor Company (F) Earns Buy Rating from Royal Bank of Canada

A number of research firms have issued reports on F. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $14.00 price target on shares of Ford Motor Company in a research report on Monday. Following the...More..

Mast, Republicans want to see Comey memo on Trump meeting
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Mast, Republicans want to see Comey memo on Trump meeting

Democratic lawmakers have demanded that the Justice Department name a special prosecutor to investigate the Russian Federation matter. Joseph, didn't call for an independent investigation but said he remains ...More..

Snap stock plunges in USA following earnings report
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Snap stock plunges in USA following earnings report

Although Snap's revenue almost quadrupled to almost $150 million in the latest quarter, it's less than the $158 million that analysts polled by FactSet were expecting. Its stock has dropped significantly as...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Interviews well underway for new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Either way, Donald Trump's claim that he received three assurances from former FBI director James Comey that he's not under investigation as part of the Russian Federation inquiry doesn't add up for veterans ...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Russia, Saudi call for oil output deal extension

West Texas Intermediate, the USA benchmark for the price of oil, was up 3.5 percent to $49.57 per barrel. Crude sank to a five-month low earlier this month, rattled by concern over increasing USA crude output...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Oil prices rise on expectation of extended crude supply cut

Oil prices are holding near unchanged Tuesday with concerns about strong imports to the USA erasing earlier gains tied to optimism about extended production cuts from the world's biggest exporters. To be sure, ...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Congressman calls for Trump's impeachment on House floor

Calls are getting louder for the impeachment of US President Donald Trump who remains overwhelmed by controversies, including an ongoing investigation into his team's alleged links to the Russian government. Fo...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Ford to Cut 1400 Jobs in Profitability Push

The automaker will offer voluntary early retirement and special separation packages to roughly 1,400 white-collar workers in the two regions combined and expects the cuts to come by the end of September. Ford i...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Six ways to prevent WannaCry ransomware attack

There is no evidence that patient data has been compromised in the hack which affected around 1% of computers in the NHS in Scotland, the Scottish Government said. "So this attack is raising one of these fund...More..

C-919: China's first passenger plane completes maiden flight
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

C-919: China's first passenger plane completes maiden flight

While the C919 is part of China's goal to break into the Western-dominated global aviation industry, USA experts believe the new Chinese-made passenger planes pose no threat to companies like Boeing and Airbus....More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Washington turmoil rattles markets with worst single-day loss in 8 months

Download our Expert Edition e-book, Cyber: Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation. Financial stocks, which had soared in the months since the election, declined the most as bond yields fell sharply. The latest...More..

As president, Trump's legacy of lawsuits and minimal briefings isn't helping
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

As president, Trump's legacy of lawsuits and minimal briefings isn't helping

Is that where we are, then? Something like, "I know you have to do your duty, Comey, but when you finish I hope you'll find there's nothing there". "I agree [Flynn's] a good guy". The transcript apparently rev...More..

Disney -1.9% as Macquarie cuts to Neutral on ESPN worries
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Disney -1.9% as Macquarie cuts to Neutral on ESPN worries

Therefore 56% are positive. Walt Disney has a 52-week low of $90.32 and a 52-week high of $116.10. On average, equities research analysts predict that Walt Disney will post $5.96 EPS for the current fiscal year...More..

N-Out just lost its title as America's favorite burger chain
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

N-Out just lost its title as America's favorite burger chain

For the past two years, West Coast favorite In-N-Out burger was ranked number one and Five Guys ― which started in Virginia ― was at number two. Researchers found that McDonald's was the most familiar restaur...More..

Paytm Payments Bank to launch on May 23
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Paytm Payments Bank to launch on May 23

The public notice about the development was issued by Paytm and had updates for existing customers of Paytm . On its website the tech company says the current vice-president of business at Paytm , Renu S...More..

Cisco to build MindMeld artificial intelligence services in Spark
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Cisco to build MindMeld artificial intelligence services in Spark

NASA challenges you to jump on the FORTRAN bandwagon! Cisco plans to use MindMeld technology in Spark, the company's team collaboration product. Cisco is the latest member of the tech old guard to jump on...More..