Tuesday August 20-th, 2019

Uber Jump e-bikes come to London as United Kingdom rollout starts Uber Jump e-bikes come to London as United Kingdom rollout starts

The bicycles, called Jump bikes, will feature on Uber's app, letting users unlock an electric bicycle capable of speeds up to 15 miles per hour. Uber Technologies is expanding its dockless bike rental service to the United Kingdom, with an initial ...

Fiat and Renault in talks Fiat and Renault in talks

The Financial Times posted Saturday night that the discussions were at an "advanced" stage and could lead to "extensive cooperation". Fiat also has history with French President Emmanuel Macron, which could help smooth the way for a deal given Fr...

BT forced to give greater Openreach access to rivals BT forced to give greater Openreach access to rivals

Rivals can now only use Openreach telegraph poles and underground tunnels to lay fibre networks for residential and small-business customers. The rules already in place, which allow for some access to the network, has mainly focused on homes rather...

Rolls-Royce Wraith Eagle VIII revealed Rolls-Royce Wraith Eagle VIII revealed

Being meant as a collection vehicle, only 50 units of its will be built with unique exterior and interior enhancements in honor of the two and their airplane. This Rolls-Royce Collection demonstrates the extraordinary skill of our Bespoke Collective ...

Snapchat now offers music in users’ posts Snapchat now offers music in users’ posts

Snap , led by Chief Executive Evan Spiegel, is in talks with major music studios - including Warner Music Group , Sony Music Entertainment and Universal Music Group - to obtain the rights to their catalogs, according to The Wall Street Journa...

British Steel's French workers fear layoffs after collapse British Steel's French workers fear layoffs after collapse

If they fail to find one, the firm would be wound up and redundancies would follow. The Official Receiver said staff will continue to be paid and employed, but workers workers at the Scunthorpe plant said they were "terrified" of losing their jobs ...

ALDI issues recall for Bakers Corner flour over E. coli concerns ALDI issues recall for Bakers Corner flour over E. coli concerns

The discount supermarket chain Aldi recalled 5-pound bags of its Baker's Corner All-Purpose Flour on Thursday because they may be contaminated with E. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday the Food and Drug Administration is w...

Mothercare aims to build global brand as losses hit £87m Mothercare aims to build global brand as losses hit £87m

But the company, which aims to be debt-free by the end of 2019, slashed its debt burden by 84.4% compared to a year ago to just £6.9m. However, Mothercare continued to face hard trading conditions in the United Kingdom with UK like-for-like sales d...

Huawei To Lose Its Market In The US? Huawei To Lose Its Market In The US?

Several experts said they expect Huawei's shipments to slide over the next six months but declined to give a hard estimate due to uncertainties surrounding the ban. Huawei commands almost 30% of the European market according to industry tracker IDC, ...

Stagecoach and partners take legal action against United Kingdom government Stagecoach and partners take legal action against United Kingdom government

Virgin Rail Group Holdings, Virgin and Stagecoach's joint-venture company, will have taken more than £600m in dividends from Virgin Trains by the time the west coast route is handed to a new operator within the next 12 months. Stagecoach, which ...

Rupee Rises 49 Paise To Settle at 69.53 Against Dollar Rupee Rises 49 Paise To Settle at 69.53 Against Dollar

The local currency closed 36 paise lower at 70.02 against the U.S. dollar on Thursday due to increased demand for the greenback from importers, while volatility in the equity market also spooked investors. According to forex market experts, key facto...

Jet Airways shares jump over 8% on Hinduja stake buy buzz Jet Airways shares jump over 8% on Hinduja stake buy buzz

The Hinduja Group has claimed that it will start the process of bidding for Jet Airways in the ongoing week. SBI Capital, the adviser to the SBI on the process, approached many conglomerates in India, as well as the government's National Investmen...

ValuEngine Upgrades Innergex Renewable Energy (INGXF) to ValuEngine Upgrades Innergex Renewable Energy (INGXF) to "Buy"

Mackenzie Financial Corp now owns 149,345 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $3,838,000 after acquiring an additional 140,592 shares in the last quarter. (NasdaqGS: REGI ) is 5340. The lower the ERP5 rank, the more undervalued a comp...

2 lithium miner SQM sees demand growing by 17% this year 2 lithium miner SQM sees demand growing by 17% this year

SQM, the world's No. 2 producer of lithium, said on Thursday that first-quarter earnings dropped by almost one-third on a slump in prices of the ultralight battery metal and a spike in royalties at its operations in Chile. Ramos expected prices dur...

New Opel Corsa revealed … in fully electric form! New Opel Corsa revealed … in fully electric form!

The Corsa-e will have styling close to the combustion-engined version, with a bespoke wheel design and slightly different grille. The official announcement comes following a leak of photos of the Corsa-e with Opel badge yesterday, as it will be sol...

Naresh Goyal, wife Anita Goyal denied permission to travel abroad Naresh Goyal, wife Anita Goyal denied permission to travel abroad

The couple was deplaned on instructions from the Immigration Department at the Mumbai airport on Saturday. Multiple airport and government officials confirmed the incident. "Emirates is co-operating fully with the relevant authorities and we abide ...

U.S. manufacturing activity growth near 10-year low: Markit U.S. manufacturing activity growth near 10-year low: Markit

Services once again pushed the area to growth, although the rate of expansion in the sector was the weakest since January. May's flash Markit PMI composite for the bloc revealed that the pace of growth remained subdued in May. Economists had foreca...

Fed Minutes: Interest Rates to Remain Steady for 'Some Time' Fed Minutes: Interest Rates to Remain Steady for 'Some Time'

The May FOMC minutes echoed Fed Chair Jerome Powell's remark at the May Fed meeting press conference that the slowdown in inflation was "transitory" and not "persistent". "Members observed that a patient approach to determining future adjustments t...

Homemade Sunscreens May Provide No Appropriate Protection Against UV Radiation Homemade Sunscreens May Provide No Appropriate Protection Against UV Radiation

Dr. Julie Merten, an associate professor of public health in the Brooks College of Health at the University of North Florida, has a new study she led that examines how homemade sunscreens were portrayed on Pintrest and whether people should be usin...

The World’s Smallest McDonald’s Just Opened & It’s for Bees Only The World’s Smallest McDonald’s Just Opened & It’s for Bees Only

Instead of serving burgers and fries to thousands of hungry people, this McDonalds location will make room for a different type of important customer: bees. Though it started with just a couple McDonald's locations, franchises all across Sweden have ...

Chevrolet Adds 6.2L V-8 to More Silverado Models for 2020 Chevrolet Adds 6.2L V-8 to More Silverado Models for 2020

A performance upgrade for the 6.2-liter V-8 can boost output to 435 hp and 469 lb-ft. Chevy just announced expanded availability of the top-of-the-line V8 to three new trim levels. The firm expected to make the engine available for the 2019 model ye...

Honda Civic Type R OveRland Has A Four-Inch Lift, Off-Road Tires Honda Civic Type R OveRland Has A Four-Inch Lift, Off-Road Tires

The result is this Civic Type OveRland . Honda has taken the covers off two dynamic Civic Type R concepts. Created by Team Dynamics Motorsport-aka the people behind Honda's British Touring Car Team-it's had what are described as "light" modifi...

Old Mutual CEO exits in 'conflict of interest' board dispute Old Mutual CEO exits in 'conflict of interest' board dispute

Moyo, who took the helm at newly-listed Old Mutual less than a year ago, would be replaced by chief operating officer Iain Williamson as acting CEO immediately, the insurer said. Moyo has also served in various directorships both in the public and pr...

Memorial Day Traffic Expected To Be Near Record-Level Memorial Day Traffic Expected To Be Near Record-Level

Daniel Armbruster, spokesman for AAA Texas, said an estimated 3 million Texas residents will drive to their destination for the three-day weekend, which is 100,000 more people than a year ago. on Thursday according to the predictions, while other cit...

Sudden Airbag Deployment Forces Recall Of 118,000 CR-Vs — Honda SUV Recall Sudden Airbag Deployment Forces Recall Of 118,000 CR-Vs — Honda SUV Recall

Honda received at least three reports of injuries after air bags in the 2019 CR-V suddenly deployed, Reuters reported . The issue is separate from a series of recalls Honda has conducted over the last decade to replace more than 21 million defec...

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