Saturday October 19-th, 2019

Pacific leaders fail to reach consensus on APEC communique Pacific leaders fail to reach consensus on APEC communique

He said he particularly appreciated Xi's remarks that developing countries are owed equal treatment as traders by developed countries. O'Neill was surrounded by a mob of reporters as he first tried to exit from the conference venue without explai...

FBI Investigates Death of Woman on Princess Cruise FBI Investigates Death of Woman on Princess Cruise

The Aruba news website Diario reported that the she plunged from an upper deck onto a lifeboat after struggling with a "muscular" man who was seen choking her before the fall. Another passenger claimed: "Ten police officers came aboard". "This ...

RBI Board meet: Rahul Gandhi hopes Urjit Patel, his team have spine RBI Board meet: Rahul Gandhi hopes Urjit Patel, his team have spine

RBI's central board now has 18 members, including five full-time directors from the central bank. Reports of a rift between RBI and the Centre emerged in October this year. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI), in a crucial board meeting on Monday, is...

Nissan And Renault Chairman Carlos Ghosn Arrested Over Corruption Nissan And Renault Chairman Carlos Ghosn Arrested Over Corruption

The newspaper reported that Ghosn, who is also chairman and chief executive of France's Renault , was suspected of having understated his own income on financial statements and had agreed to voluntarily speak to prosecutors. Shares in Renault SA o...

Irish premier warns against attempt to ‘amend or unthink’ Brexit deal Irish premier warns against attempt to ‘amend or unthink’ Brexit deal

Mr Irwin said NIFDA welcomes the draft withdrawal agreement as a positive development in the ongoing Brexit negotiations, and they would be hopeful that this will enable more substantive talks around a future trading relationship with the EU.

More extreme weather causing more power outages, BC Hydro report says More extreme weather causing more power outages, BC Hydro report says

BC Hydro says the province has three times more trees per kilometre of line than anywhere else in North America, and falling trees and branches are the leading cause of outages. In the last weekend of December, 2017, an ice storm hit the Fraser Vall...

More extreme weather causing more power outages, BC Hydro report says More extreme weather causing more power outages, BC Hydro report says

BC Hydro says the province has three times more trees per kilometre of line than anywhere else in North America, and falling trees and branches are the leading cause of outages. In the last weekend of December, 2017, an ice storm hit the Fraser Vall...

Bitcoin bulls wonder where's the bottom after volatility returns Bitcoin bulls wonder where's the bottom after volatility returns

Ethereum Classic (ETC ) is now at $7.53 against the United States dollars, a -1.14 percent change in the last 24h. Mixin (XIN) traded up 5.8% against the dollar and now trades at $134.67 or 0.02395863 BTC. It is similar to bitcoin with regards to i...

EE and Virgin Media slapped with £13.3m fine EE and Virgin Media slapped with £13.3m fine

Both companies failed to make sufficiently clear the charges customers would have to pay if they ended their contract early , concluded the regulator, which described the companies' actions as "unacceptable". "We accept Ofcom's findings and recognis...

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) Stock Up-To-Date Information Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) Stock Up-To-Date Information

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "2,084 Shares in Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (NYSE: RCL ) Acquired by Greenleaf Trust" was originally reported by Marea Informative and is the sole property of of Marea Informative. The sale was disclosed in a document fil...

Powell sees potential headwinds to U.S. growth as Fed weighs rate policy Powell sees potential headwinds to U.S. growth as Fed weighs rate policy

The tax cuts and spending increases that were enacted are providing some real boost right now, but that impetus is going to wear off over time", Powell said when asked to list the "headwinds" the economy may face in coming months. "We have an importa...

Halifax postal workers end strike action, mail delivery to resume Halifax postal workers end strike action, mail delivery to resume

The Crown corporation is offering a four-year deal that includes new job security provisions, a 10-million-dollar health and safety fund, annual two per cent wage hikes, plus signing bonuses of up to a thousand dollars per employee with a deadline fo...

Ontario pot rules restrict retail ownership of licensed producers Ontario pot rules restrict retail ownership of licensed producers

Finance Minister Vic Fedeli says that Ontario will be moving forward with expanded retail hours for alcohol sales. The Ontario regulations say a pot retailer with more than one outlet can't be more than 9.9-per-cent owned by a cannabis producer.

USA oil continues to fall. When will the turnaround come? USA oil continues to fall. When will the turnaround come?

OPEC and its partners are said to be discussing a deeper-than-anticipated output cut. Indeed, the size of the OPEC+ production cut seems to have grown significantly this week, growing larger with each passing day as oil prices continued their ...

Major hotels in China inspected after room cleaning expose Major hotels in China inspected after room cleaning expose

At least four major worldwide hotel chains have apologised after hidden camera video of their room cleaning practices in China was posted online. Rooms at the most expensive hotel shown in the video - the Bulgari in Shanghai - start at around 4,0...

Pence, China's Xi trade tough talk at Pacific summit Pence, China's Xi trade tough talk at Pacific summit

On Saturday, Pence warned that Trump could still put more tariffs on China. His speech was a clear reference to the escalating trade war between the United States and China, along with the general protectionism of the USA president, Donald Trump.

Alexa voice shoppers get early access to these Amazon Black Friday specials Alexa voice shoppers get early access to these Amazon Black Friday specials

Now playing: Watch this: Tricks to score extra savings on Black Friday and Cyber. Amazon says it has also introduced new ways to make shopping easier this Black Friday, including AR View, which enables mobile shoppers to see products in their hom...

Jeff Bezos: 'I Predict One Day Amazon Will Fail' Jeff Bezos: 'I Predict One Day Amazon Will Fail'

Amazon will go bankrupt one day, Jeff Bezos, the CEO of the e-commerce colossus worth nearly $1 trillion, told his employees in a stunning admission. The employee, as CNBC News points out, wanted to know the lessons the company's visionary founder ha...

Uber posts Dollars 1 bn loss in third quarter Uber posts Dollars 1 bn loss in third quarter

On an earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization basis (EBIDTA), Uber's losses were $527 million, up about 21 percent quarter over quarter. Uber past year made a decision to share selected financial figures publicly. Japan's So...

Aston Martin gives us a closer look at its upcoming SUV Aston Martin gives us a closer look at its upcoming SUV

Aston Martin has revealed the name of its new SUV model, scheduled for launch next year, as prototypes of the soft-roader begin testing in Wales. In addition, Aston gave the public its first look at the first SUV in company history. However, it's...

Food safety officials stress safe handling of raw turkey Food safety officials stress safe handling of raw turkey

Three people became ill after feeding raw turkey pet food to their pets. The packages in question have use-by dates of October 1, 2018 or October 2, 2018 and show the code "P-190" inside the USDA inspection mark. The strain is also responsible for ...

TNGA-based 2020 Toyota Corolla sedan breaks cover TNGA-based 2020 Toyota Corolla sedan breaks cover

With the same powertrain and underpinnings that pleased us in the new Corolla hatchback , and significantly more attractive styling, this sedan is shaping up to be the first desirable and competitive Corolla in quite some time. The bigger infotain...

Indonesian jet crash victim's family sues Boeing Indonesian jet crash victim's family sues Boeing

The family of an Indonesian man killed in a Lion Air jet crash is suing Boeing , alleging that the accident may have been caused by a problem with the flight-control system in its newest 737 plane. Zwingli added that Boeing's safety bulletin did not...

Amazon staff prepare for the onslaught of Black Friday shopping Amazon staff prepare for the onslaught of Black Friday shopping

All you need to get your hands on the best deals from major retailers is quick fingers, most importantly, knowledge about when exactly the sales will drop, so that you're the first one on the site. Black Friday seems to have started earlier than eve...

Flybe up for sale Flybe up for sale

The airline had previously planned to merge with FTSE 250 transport services provider Stobart Group ( LON:STOB ), before the deal was abandoned earlier this year. Chief executive Christine Ourmières-Widener said continued improvements were being seen...

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