Thursday October 17-th, 2019

Barrick gatecrashes $18bn Newmont gold deal with rival miner Barrick gatecrashes $18bn Newmont gold deal with rival miner

Barrick's offer for Newmont has pushed the combined value of unsolicited M&A deals globally to $48.2 billion so far this year, the highest since 2006, according to data from Refinitiv. "The optimisation of Barrick's asset portfolio is ongoing". "I ...

FCA announces $4.5 billion investment in MI manufacturing FCA announces $4.5 billion investment in MI manufacturing

We expected some shifts in manufacturing plans as Fiat Chrysler plans to begin electrifying its Jeep brand, but this news bodes well for MI. GM workers and politicians, including U.S. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer says it has been a long time since M...

American Hero Buys $540 in Girl Scout Cookies American Hero Buys $540 in Girl Scout Cookies

Gave the girls $40, told them to keep the change. "What an incredible soul!" The troop sold about 221 packages of cookies that night and Dillard says the number of packages the man, who didn't give his name, bought would have likely taken about a...

Wilson-Raybould can speak about SNC-Lavalin affair at committee: Trudeau Wilson-Raybould can speak about SNC-Lavalin affair at committee: Trudeau

In a recently issued order in council the Prime Minister has waived Jody Wilson-Raybould's solicitor-client privilege. SNC was the top percentage gainer Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange, rising 6.3 per cent in its strongest rally in nearly a ...

Adani Enterprises Win Highest Bid To Operate Five Indian Airports Adani Enterprises Win Highest Bid To Operate Five Indian Airports

Ahmedabad and Jaipur airports received seven bids each. For the Lucknow airport , Adani bid Rs 171 per passenger beating AMP Capital's quote of Rs 139. "Adani might be knowing Modi well, but he has no experience in running airports ". In case...

NY governor orders probe on Facebook’s access to data from other apps NY governor orders probe on Facebook’s access to data from other apps

Apple has always said that it puts user security and privacy first! Flo doesn't send "critical user data " and that the data it does send Facebook is "depersonalized", the app developer said in a press statement to TheWSJ. To make the situ...

An Amtrak train with 183 passengers is stranded in Oregon An Amtrak train with 183 passengers is stranded in Oregon

Almost 200 people aboard an Amtrak train now have everyone else beat when it comes to tales about travel nightmares. Union Pacific is reportedly working to help clear a path for the train. Amtrak Coast Starlight Train 11, which operates a daily s...

Its Citroen not Peugeot to debut in India in 2021 Its Citroen not Peugeot to debut in India in 2021

The initial manufacturing capacity will be set at around 1,00,000 lakh units per year. The French manufacturer has already started making engines and transmissions in its plan in Hosur, Tamil Nadu and as per the official statement, an official launch...

Billionaire Investor Warren Buffett Not Willing to Increase His Stake in Apple Billionaire Investor Warren Buffett Not Willing to Increase His Stake in Apple

In a recent interview with CNBC Squawk Box co-host Becky Quick , billionaire investor and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway , Warren Buffett , has said that he's not willing to buy more Apple shares at current levels, although he might consider buying i...

Finally! XRP is Launching on Coinbase Pro Finally! XRP is Launching on Coinbase Pro

It will first be available in the EU, Canada, US, UK Singapore and Australia and "additional jurisdictions may be added at a later date". XRP trading is not yet available on coinbase.com, or on the mobile apps. Per the terms of our listing process, w...

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Slammed With Contempt Claim for Breaching SEC Agreement Tesla CEO Elon Musk Slammed With Contempt Claim for Breaching SEC Agreement

Four hours later, he tweeted again that he "meant to say" the cars' weekly production rate would equal up to about 500,000 on an annual basis, but that the total vehicle deliveries this year would be closer to 400,000. Musk, 47, doesn't take a sala...

Lotto appeal for punters to check tickets after €10m jackpot is won Lotto appeal for punters to check tickets after €10m jackpot is won

The huge lotto win follows a record €175 million EuroMillions jackpot win for a Dublin family syndicate. This lucky player has won €87,874. One lucky person in the Fraser-Nicola region who purchased a Lotto Max ticket for last night's draw has yet ...

Huawei breaks price ceiling with $2,600 folding 5G smartphone Huawei breaks price ceiling with $2,600 folding 5G smartphone

It also comes with a 10GB RAM variant. The Nokia 9 PureView will be available from March at an average price of 699 US dollars, and both the Nokia 3 .2 and 4.2 will be available in April, from 139 USA dollars and 169 US dollars respectively.

British Airways flight diverted after violent winds batter plane British Airways flight diverted after violent winds batter plane

A BRITISH AIRWAYS flight from London Heathrow to Gibraltar has been diverted to Malaga-Costa del Sol airport in Spain after being hit by strong winds on approach to the Rock. The Airbus A320 had been trying to land in Gibraltar, but the pilots ...

Oil Slides After Trump Calls On OPEC To Oil Slides After Trump Calls On OPEC To "Take It Easy"

Bush and Barack Obama threatened to use their veto. Nigeria's government on May 18 warned against "illegal strike action" after some union members vowed to press ahead with a national strike over petrol price rises despite a court injunction.

National Weather Service issues high wind warning for McHenry County National Weather Service issues high wind warning for McHenry County

The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning from 7:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. for Branch County and the surrounding region Sunday . During an outage, civilians are urged to stay clear of downed power lines, turn off appliances, an...

Buffett encourages investors to bet on American economy Buffett encourages investors to bet on American economy

Finally he said Berkshire will likely buy back "significant" amounts of stock in future years, causing book value to fall. He said that since he began investing in 1942, that prosperity has been overseen by seven Republican and seven Democratic pre...

Pinterest files confidentially for stock listing Pinterest files confidentially for stock listing

Pinterest , the social media platform that allows users to "pin" images or videos to their boards, is aiming for an initial public offering in 2019, according to The Wall Street Journal . Pinterest , as of September 2018, had more than 250 milli...

'A line . . . was crossed' in SNC-Lavalin affair, says New Democrat MP 'A line . . . was crossed' in SNC-Lavalin affair, says New Democrat MP

Conservative leader Andrew Scheer said Friday the committee has already heard from the clerk of the Privy Council, Michael Wernick, that "Justin Trudeau had his fingerprints all over this". The beleaguered engineering and construction giant has been ...

National Bank of Canada (NTIOF) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research National Bank of Canada (NTIOF) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

FIL Ltd increased its holdings in Royal Bank of Canada by 3.0% during the third quarter. The fund owned 150,575 shares of the financial services provider's stock after selling 15,492 shares during the period. Shareholders of record on Thursday, Janua...

BMW, Daimler unveil joint ride-hailing, parking and electric charging business BMW, Daimler unveil joint ride-hailing, parking and electric charging business

As part of this joint venture , Daimler's Car2Go car-share business will now merge with BMW's equivalents, DriveNow , ParkNow and ChargeNow. The planned $1.1 billion investment will be used to add almost 1,000 new employees across the five ...

EXTRA: Dairy Crest Accepts Takeover By Canadian Cheese Giant Saputo EXTRA: Dairy Crest Accepts Takeover By Canadian Cheese Giant Saputo

Dairy Crest Group PLC has GBX 630 highest and GBX 445 lowest target. The deal will be funded from debt to be provided under a credit agreement arranged and fully underwritten by National Bank of Canada and Bank of Montréal, Saputo said. For Dairy...

Final days for Home Outfitters locations across Canada Final days for Home Outfitters locations across Canada

There were several locations from coast to coast, with numerous stores in Ontario, BC, Alberta, Nova Scotia, Quebec and more. And early last month, Saks Fifth Avenue shuttered the doors to its women's store in New York City's Brookfield Place.

New Cupra Formentor coupe-crossover revealed New Cupra Formentor coupe-crossover revealed

Named after a Mallorcan peninsula, the Formentor takes styling cues from the Seat 20V20 concept, displayed at the Geneva Motor Show in 2015. A brash stance courtesy of pronounced wheel arches and a quad-exhaust system hints to its performance credent...

CBOT wheat ends near unchanged as traders eye U.S.-China trade CBOT wheat ends near unchanged as traders eye U.S.-China trade

President Donald Trump met Chinese Vice Premier Liu He in the Oval Office on Friday and suggested it was likely the globe's two largest economies would be able to make a deal to resolve their trade war . Positive development concerning the trade t...

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