Thursday July 19-th, 2018

United Kingdom supermarket shelves starting to get hit by Carbon dioxide shortage United Kingdom supermarket shelves starting to get hit by Carbon dioxide shortage

The trade journal Gasworld has reported that the shortage is likely to last until at least early July, but there's been criticism among the food and drink sectors that's there been a lack of communication from Carbon dioxide companies. Food wholesa...

Utke statement on PUC approval of Enbridge Line 3 certificate of need Utke statement on PUC approval of Enbridge Line 3 certificate of need

Governor Mark Dayton is urging everyone to "express themselves peacefully", stressing the Public Utilities Commission decision is *not* the final approval of the pipeline. The commission vote was just 3-2, compared to a unanimous vote to approve th...

Vancouver restaurant manager unrepentant after refusing Trump supporter Vancouver restaurant manager unrepentant after refusing Trump supporter

According to reports, Hodge asked the man to remove the hat and said he wouldn't be served unless it was removed. "The gentleman said that he had a right to wear that hat". He told various news outlets in a statement that he holds no regret over...

Trump claims Saudi Arabia agreed to oil production hike, Riyadh doesn’t confirm Trump claims Saudi Arabia agreed to oil production hike, Riyadh doesn’t confirm

Trump said in a tweet, citing a phone call with Saudi King Salman. They now have the flexibility to respond to disruptions and moderate prices at a time when USA sanctions on Iran and Venezuela threaten to throw the oil market into turmoil.

Chevrolet Volt Gets Quicker Charging For 2019 Chevrolet Volt Gets Quicker Charging For 2019

The 2019 Volt's party piece is the inclusion of a 7.2 kWh charger which halves the time it takes to charge fully. The range of the 2019 Volt remains at 420 miles, including up to 53 miles of pure EV range that equals 106 MPGe, or gasoline equiv...

Appraise Stock Value of: Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) Appraise Stock Value of: Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA)

The price target set by analyst is also to be considered while investing as it suggests to what extent the stock will rise or fall in the near future. SMA50 is used by traders to gauge mid-term trends. ( WBA ) shares have been seen trading -21.02...

Adidas Warns Millions of U.S Adidas Warns Millions of U.S

The company says it became aware of the breach on Tuesday, June 26, when it learned that an unauthorized party was claiming to have acquired the details of Adidas customers. In the process, data for millions of consumers was stolen. "Adidas is comm...

Trump Aide: GM's Warning on U.S. Tariffs Is 'Smoke and Mirrors' Trump Aide: GM's Warning on U.S. Tariffs Is 'Smoke and Mirrors'

U.S. President Donald Trump has specifically targeted Canadian steel and aluminum makers with tariffs of 25 per cent and 10 per cent, respectively, on imports from Canada, justifying the move on the basis of national security. Since then, the Tories ...

Iran sanctions expected to push oil prices to $90 Iran sanctions expected to push oil prices to $90

Donald Trump has asked Saudi Arabia to drastically increase its oil production, citing " turmoil and dysfunction " in Iran and Venezuela. "All the potential shortfalls could outstrip the production increase agreed to by OPEC and Russian Federat...

Oil prices rise on U.S. push to shut out Iran, supply disruptions Oil prices rise on U.S. push to shut out Iran, supply disruptions

Before the OPEC meeting, IATA expected oil price to average $70 a barrel this year, up from $54.90 last year and its earlier guidance of $60. The move by Saudi Arabia , the world's top oil exporter, is a clear indication it is serious about bringi...

Iran's leaders seek ways to defend economy from U.S. sanctions Iran's leaders seek ways to defend economy from U.S. sanctions

Meanwhile Saudi state media reported that Salman and Trump held a phone call, and discussed the need to preserve oil market stability and the efforts of oil-producing countries to compensate for any potential shortage. Iran is studying ways to keep...

All grown up: last Toys R Us stores closing today All grown up: last Toys R Us stores closing today

After declaring bankruptcy in September, the chain in March sought a bankruptcy court's approval to start closing its 735 USA stores , with severance payments coming to a halt during the liquidation. Thank you for everything'. As the last of the...

'Don't get cute' Trump tells Harley-Davidson while feting Foxconn 'Don't get cute' Trump tells Harley-Davidson while feting Foxconn

Trump won Wisconsin in the 2016 election by a narrow margin of less than one point, but his latest hostile comments about Milwaukee-based Harley Davidson's plans to move some production overseas to avoid tariffs has dropped his support in the state w...

Automakers: New Tariffs Could Force Job Cuts Automakers: New Tariffs Could Force Job Cuts

All of the vehicles Mazda now sells in the United States are imported from overseas. The warning came in a filing Friday with the Commerce Department. Toyota imported about 54% of its vehicles sold in the USA last year, or about 1.3 million units, ...

Automakers Group Decries Being Cast as Threat to US Security Automakers Group Decries Being Cast as Threat to US Security

This firm's analysis estimates that if other countries retaliate with tariffs , then American job losses would likely increase to 624,000. The administration in May launched an investigation into whether imported vehicles pose a national security th...

'Shaky presumption' that all Swiss bank deposits tax evaded: Arun Jaitley 'Shaky presumption' that all Swiss bank deposits tax evaded: Arun Jaitley

The central European nation on Thursday released data that showed money parked by Indians in Swiss banks rose over 50 per cent to 1.01 billion Swiss francs (Rs. There were several rounds of discussions between Indian and Swiss government officials ...

CO2 shortage leaves some pubs without draught beer and cider CO2 shortage leaves some pubs without draught beer and cider

United Kingdom wholesaler Booker told CNN it is limiting bars and grocers to 10 cases of each brand of beer per day, or about 300 cans per brand. Also, Morrisons and Ocado have said the shortage had led to disruption to some frozen product lines....

Amazon wants to help you start a delivery business Amazon wants to help you start a delivery business

It is also offering $10,000 reimbursements for qualified military veterans. While the program appears to benefit entrepreneurs, it could also help Amazon cut costs significantly. Never run a delivery fleet? Amazon already boasts a fleet of 7,...

Boeing wants to blast past the Concorde with 'hypersonic' jet Boeing wants to blast past the Concorde with 'hypersonic' jet

Hypersonic jet planes are an advance on supersonic planes such as the Concorde (see above), which used to hop from London to NY in less than three hours. Even before Boeing can get to the logistics though, it will need to develop materials that...

China tries to defuse trade pressure, says world benefits China tries to defuse trade pressure, says world benefits

Equity markets fluctuated through the day and Tokyo ended slightly lower, while Shanghai closed 0.9 percent down but Hong Kong added 0.5 percent. But the rally fizzled in Asian trading, driving MSCI's ex-Japan Asian equity index nearly one percent lo...

Elon Musk's Farting Unicorn Sketch Draws Ire of Artist Who Isn't Credited Elon Musk's Farting Unicorn Sketch Draws Ire of Artist Who Isn't Credited

However, the happy relationship came to an end when Mr Edwards' friend bought a Tesla auto and discovered the use of a similar farting unicorn. "Electric cars are good for the environment because electricity comes from magic", it reads on the bac...

New data breach may have exposed info on every United States citizen New data breach may have exposed info on every United States citizen

The database was stored on a publicly accessible server, and within it were detailed records on 230 million Americans and 110 million businesses. Still recovering from Equifax data breach? "Exposing that amount of data to the public internet is...

Australian Ticketmaster Customers Caught Up In Suspected Data Breach Australian Ticketmaster Customers Caught Up In Suspected Data Breach

Ticketmaster have recommended that all notified customers reset their passwords on the website. North American customers had not been affected, it said . "The NCSC is working with our partners to better understand the incident", added a spokesman. ...

JetBlue aircraft's radio silence prompts police response at JFK JetBlue aircraft's radio silence prompts police response at JFK

But the airliner, JetBlue 1623, apparently had a radio equipment problem while taxiing for departure around 8 p.m.so the crew requested to return to the ramp, according to the FAA, which is investigating. I hate guns. They were pointing them, like, a...

Unannounced Instagram Lite app slips on to the Play Store Unannounced Instagram Lite app slips on to the Play Store

Instagram has quietly launched a new app called " Instagram Lite " for Android on the Google Play App Store . Instagram has launched a new pared-down version of the app called Instagram Lite , created to free up phone space and use less ...

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