Wednesday January 23-rd, 2019

Huawei not only firm that could build Canada’s eventual 5G networks: Goodale Huawei not only firm that could build Canada’s eventual 5G networks: Goodale

Asked if China would retaliate against the United States if Meng is extradited, Hua said, "China will, of course, respond to US actions". During a gathering with the foreign press earlier this month at Huawei's headquarters, Ren said the comp...

European Commission hits Mastercard with EUR570 million fine over interchange rules European Commission hits Mastercard with EUR570 million fine over interchange rules

The European Commission said on Tuesday it had fined Mastercard (MA.N) 570.6 million euros ($648.3 million) for limiting the possibility for merchants to benefit from better conditions offered by banks elsewhere in the European Union .

Brexit backer Dyson moves head office from United Kingdom to Singapore Brexit backer Dyson moves head office from United Kingdom to Singapore

The prominent Leaver revealed that the island city-state will become the company's registered headquarters and tax base. Justifying the move, chief executive Jim Rowan dismissed the idea of Brexit and lower taxes being a motivation. This is despite...

International Monetary Fund revises down global growth rate projections for 2019 to 3.5 percent International Monetary Fund revises down global growth rate projections for 2019 to 3.5 percent

She added: "Does that mean that a global recession is around the corner?" The IMF said while the Chinese growth rate has been on a downward slope India has experienced an upward trajectory in these years. "Multiple factors weigh on the region's outlo...

No-deal Brexit means hard border in Ireland, says European Commission No-deal Brexit means hard border in Ireland, says European Commission

Corbyn's amendment, tabled on Monday night, makes clear that they are seeking to give MPs the option of voting on holding a second European Union referendum, if a Brexit deal can secure the support of the majority of Parliament. The backstop was on...

Employee absences up, but airport wait times still normal: TSA Employee absences up, but airport wait times still normal: TSA

The agency said many employees, who are not being paid because of the shutdown , are not reporting to work because of financial hardships. " Airports may exercise contingency plans due to call-outs and traveler volume in order to maintain effec...

Crude Oil Price Eyes China Slowdown, IMF Growth Outlook Update Crude Oil Price Eyes China Slowdown, IMF Growth Outlook Update

Oil tankers are contending with spiraling delays in Turkey's key shipping straits, stalling the delivery of millions of barrels of supplies. Oil industry experts described the rise in crude prices as good for the local economy. "It remains quite ...

Starbucks expands Uber Eats deliveries across the US Starbucks expands Uber Eats deliveries across the US

That's pushed Starbucks to develop new drinks and strategies such as the delivery service. "Following an initial test in Miami, the company remains on track to bring Starbucks Delivers to almost one-quarter of US company-operated stores, with plann...

Dollarama launches online store with about 1000 products

Rumblings of an online shop began in March 2018 during a Dollarama earnings call, where CEO Neil Rossy acknowledged the company's interest in entering e-commerce. According to a release, the new Dollarama online store is meant to provide additional...

Man on digger smashes up new Travelodge ‘on day of completion’ Man on digger smashes up new Travelodge ‘on day of completion’

Following the rampage, the builder drove the digger out out of the hotel and across the auto park. "The handover was today, everything completed, we'd put the last tile in, cleaned up and made sure everything was flawless", he added. After the ramp...

Lincoln Continental Coach Door Edition sold out Lincoln Continental Coach Door Edition sold out

Compared to the regular Continental , the Coach Door Edition has a 6 inches (15.24 cm) longer wheelbase. The automaker says it will definitely do a second-year run and "will have more to share very soon". The special sedans are equipped with so-call...

Free cheeseburgers at McDonald's for Blue Monday if you download their app Free cheeseburgers at McDonald's for Blue Monday if you download their app

With your new year's resolution to get in shape and eat better dwindling by the day, what better way to really put the nail in the coffin of having a better life than by grabbing a free cheeseburger. The offer is limited to just one cheeseburger per ...

Right turn will take Tories into the wilderness Right turn will take Tories into the wilderness

But the dynamics have changed. In a sign of Labour divisions on the issue of a second Brexit referendum, shadow housing minister Melanie Onn said she could not support such a move. Sinn Fein TD David Cullinane said that the refusal of Mrs May to ru...

Toyota, Panasonic to jointly produce electric vehicle batteries Toyota, Panasonic to jointly produce electric vehicle batteries

The company's electric vehicle partner Mazda Motor and subsidiaries Daihatsu Motor and Subaru may be initial recipients of the newly produced batteries, with Panasonic-supplied Honda Motor on the wish list for product adoption. The two companies may ...

Brandon Truaxe, founder of skincare brand Deciem, has died at 40 Brandon Truaxe, founder of skincare brand Deciem, has died at 40

The brand has lived on as one of Deciem's competitors, but Truaxe parted ways with Indeed within three years, telling the Telegraph in 2017 that there was "significant negativity" and "I didn't get along with my partners". However Truaxe's time as a ...

Oil prices drop as China economic slump threatens to spread

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $53.16 per barrel, down 1.19 percent or 64 cents. An oil well pump jack is seen at an oil field supply yard near Denver, Colorado, U.S., February 2, 2015. In October the International Monetar...

Sacked Nissan Boss Offers To Wear Electronic Ankle Tag For Bail Sacked Nissan Boss Offers To Wear Electronic Ankle Tag For Bail

Last week, Renault said it had launched the search for a successor to Ghosn, after a Tokyo court quashed his appeal for bail as he faces three charges of financial misconduct. He should find out if it's accepted on Tuesday morning Tokyo time, accor...

Worldwide flight diverted to Sydney after punch-up in the aisle Worldwide flight diverted to Sydney after punch-up in the aisle

The violence escalates and the man's shirt is partially ripped off until eventually, a group of men intervene and manage to pin him down. In a statement on Monday, Scoot said that an Australian man on board punched another passenger. Scoot said tha...

China economy grows at slowest pace in 28 years China economy grows at slowest pace in 28 years

Shortly ahead of revealing data for 2018, Beijing announced Rmb1.3 trillion ($193 billion) of stimulus measures, including tax cuts for small businesses, to inject some adrenaline into the sluggish economy. The U.S. trade deficit with China grew to...

Theresa May’s Brexit Plan B criticised by European Union leaders Theresa May’s Brexit Plan B criticised by European Union leaders

The Prime Minister said the only way to guarantee the United Kingdom will not crash out was passing her deal, or revoking Article 50 . The Prime Minister is to set out her " Plan B " for getting her Brexit arrangements through in the House of Comm...

Maruti Suzuki Baleno facelift teased, bookings open Maruti Suzuki Baleno facelift teased, bookings open

The only major update which the Baleno brand received was the introduction of Baleno RS , which happened in 2017. It has a new upper grille accent, sportier bumper, new lower grille and repositioned fog lamps. The new Maruti Baleno features a new fr...

USA to Ask Canada to Extradite Huawei CFO Meng Over Iran Sanctions USA to Ask Canada to Extradite Huawei CFO Meng Over Iran Sanctions

She is now out on bail, fitted with an electronic ankle bracelet but permitted to live in her Vancouver home. When asked about the government's ongoing national-security review of Huawei's potential involvement, Goodale said there are other supplie...

Richest 26 people own same amount as half global population Richest 26 people own same amount as half global population

Citing United Nations figures, Oxfam points out that crucial public services throughout the world-including in wealthy nations like the USA and the U.K. The data is based on the annual Forbes billionaires list . "Interestingly, nearly 40% of Indi...

Founder of The Ordinary, Brandon Truaxe, has died aged 40

Brandon Truaxe has died at the age of 40, according to an Instagram post shared on Monday by Deciem, the Toronto-based makeup company he founded. You touched our hearts, inspired our minds and made us believe that anything is possible. Truaxe's a...

Tesla's Model 3 gets green light in Europe Tesla's Model 3 gets green light in Europe

The CEO says Tesla has been able to turn a profit because it has only been making high-spec, high-margin versions of the Model 3 , rather than the much hyped US$35,000 ($45,800) entry-level model. Musk has pointed to sales of the sedan in Europe and...

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