Thursday September 19-th, 2019

Target launches private food label Good and Gather in grocery push

It will sell its own store brand of milk, beet hummus, tortilla chips, and avocado toast salad. The brand, which will be Target's largest, will prioritize "taste, quality ingredients and ease, at a great value ", and be available in stores and o...

Twitter Accepts Chinese Regime Ads Smearing Hong Kong Protesters Twitter Accepts Chinese Regime Ads Smearing Hong Kong Protesters

Tung added that the pro-democracy rallies are happening around the world as part of "international co-operation" and support for democratic freedoms. The march also was a rare reprieve from past weekends, which saw protests ending in violent clashe...

Apple CEO warns Trump about China tariffs, Samsung competition

Apple's CEO Tim Cook met President Donald Trump on Friday over dinner where they both discussed the impact of US tariffs on goods imported from China including those from Apple, and more. The dinner at the president's Bedminster, New Jersey golf cl...

Porsche Type 64 fails to sell due to auction snafu Porsche Type 64 fails to sell due to auction snafu

No further bids were placed, and the auction came to an abrupt end. We will make every effort to sell the vehicle post-sale, " Sotheby's said in a statement following the incident. Sotheby's said that the mix-up, whatever its reason, " was in no way ...

Tesla restarts its solar-panel business, offers rental plans Tesla restarts its solar-panel business, offers rental plans

The company will allow residents of six states to rent solar-power systems starting at $50 a month - or $65 a month in California - for a small set-up. He said that while buying the panels outright was better, "the rental option makes the economics...

The 'inverted yield curve' set off recession fears - what is it? The 'inverted yield curve' set off recession fears - what is it?

The retailer also cut back its profit outlook for the full year by 20 cents. Usually, a recession is hit 12 to 18 months after inversion occurs, and each one has slightly different circumstances. As we can see, bonds seem to be leading equities, an...

PBoC: New loan benchmark to be based off medium-term liquidity PBoC: New loan benchmark to be based off medium-term liquidity

The new measure came after the State Council, China's Cabinet, decided last Friday to adopt market-oriented reform measures to reduce real interest rates and ease financing burdens. The number of banks participating in the pricing will be increased t...

Recalled MacBook Pros deemed ‘fire hazards’ by FAA Recalled MacBook Pros deemed ‘fire hazards’ by FAA

According to the signature of the bitten apple, in some units of the 15-inch MacBook Pro, "it can overheat and pose a safety risk". The FAA has essentially alerted them to the recall and reminded them about the existing rules. The recall is for 15-in...

Trump Does Not Want the US to Do Business With Huawei Trump Does Not Want the US to Do Business With Huawei

In this photo taken on 27 May 2019, a Huawei logo is displayed at a retail store in Beijing. The announcement will allow Huawei to maintain both current telecom networks and supply software updates for it's smartphone lines. As the White House cont...

Aurora Cannabis Inc. (ACB): Stock under Close Observation Aurora Cannabis Inc. (ACB): Stock under Close Observation

Shares of ACB opened at $5.99 on Friday. The high trading price was $6 at which a stock traded during the day and the low trading price remained 5.65. Volatility can either be measured by using the standard deviation or variance between returns...

Bugatti announced features of the new hypercar Bugatti announced features of the new hypercar

Unlike Bugatti's $18.7 million La Voiture Noire, which was built for grand touring, the Centodieci was built for speed. The 10 models will be delivered in two years, the automaker said. At the highly ventilated back, a light bar with eight illuminate...

Larry Kudlow confirms Trump interest in Greenland Larry Kudlow confirms Trump interest in Greenland

A defence treaty between Denmark and the United States dating back to 1951 gives the USA military rights over the Thule Air Base in northern Greenland. It's hurting Denmark very badly, because they're losing nearly $700 million a year carrying it. ...

No joke: Pumpkin Spice Spam is coming to Walmart No joke: Pumpkin Spice Spam is coming to Walmart

Instead, it will be made with spices such as cinnamon, clove, allspice, and nutmeg, a spokesperson told CNN . What could a sweet mystery meat possibly pair well with? Spam recommends icing waffles with it, baking it into a cornbread muffin or mixi...

Roche’s personalized cancer treatment wins FDA approval Roche’s personalized cancer treatment wins FDA approval

Duration of response ranged from 2.8 months to 26 months and objective responses to Rozlytrek were seen in people with central nervous system metastases at baseline. Rozlytrek (entrectinib) is an oral medicine for the treatment of adults with ROS1...

Ghana revokes licenses of 23 insolvent financial institutions Ghana revokes licenses of 23 insolvent financial institutions

Some of the affected financial institutions include: GN Savings and Loans Ltd, Ideal Finance Ltd, Unicredit Savings and Loans Ltd, Global Access Savings and Loans Company Ltd. The Receiver will also indicate documents required from depositors to faci...

Global stocks lower after United States falls on recession fear Global stocks lower after United States falls on recession fear

In most situations, longer-term bonds pay out a higher yield than shorter-term ones. Wednesday was the first time, that yields for two-year and 10-year Treasuries, had inverted since June 2007, months before the onset of the great recession, which ...

Yields Rise From Three-Year Lows on German Fiscal Stimulus Hopes Yields Rise From Three-Year Lows on German Fiscal Stimulus Hopes

Other economies are slowing as the trade war is doing damage to manufacturers around the world. Those concerns helped drive the yield on the 10-year Treasury to 1.56% Thursday, down from 1.58% late Wednesday and from more than 3% late last year.

Canopy Growth net revenues surge in first quarter on record cannabis harvest Canopy Growth net revenues surge in first quarter on record cannabis harvest

The company based in Smith Falls, Ont., said the increased loss is mainly due to a non-cash loss of $1.18 million on the extinguishment of warrants held by alcohol giant Constellation Brands Inc., which invested $5 billion last November.

Global trend of falling bond yields sparks recession fears Global trend of falling bond yields sparks recession fears

Khanna believes USA economic numbers are still positive overall. Escalating tensions between the United States and China are weighing on business sentiment and adding to concerns that USA economic growth will slow more than previously anticipated.

Turkish army pension fund to buy British Steel Turkish army pension fund to buy British Steel

Oyak Mining Metallurgy Group Head Toker Ozcan said: "Through the acquisition of British Steel , our group will increase its effectiveness in the value chain and the weight of value-added products in its final product portfolio". It said the British...

Pakistan holds high-level meet on Kashmir after UNSC setback Pakistan holds high-level meet on Kashmir after UNSC setback

Under the Indian government's new initiative, Jammu and Kashmir will be divided into two territories. The Jammu and Kashmir government said that restrictions had been lifted by 35 of the 100 or so police stations across the Kashmir valley, though i...

‘We stand with Hong Kong’: Hundreds expected at Toronto rally ‘We stand with Hong Kong’: Hundreds expected at Toronto rally

Amazon is facing an online backlash over T-shirts on its website that feature slogans said to be supporting an independent Hong Kong and violent protests in the Chinese city. They said the government should answer the protesters' demands and stop...

611,397 New Jobs Created-Employment Minister 611,397 New Jobs Created-Employment Minister

Government has reportedly created some 611,397 new jobs in the formal sector. However, that number is 2,603 fewer than a year ago, a 0.1% decrease. He said the remaining 5.36 million are not working because of schooling, incapacitation, domestic ac...

Senate Democrats Urge FCC To Hold Off Approving T-Mobile Merger 08/19/2019 Senate Democrats Urge FCC To Hold Off Approving T-Mobile Merger 08/19/2019

The order was Pai's way of formally recommending the merger and asking for his colleagues' support to vote for the approval of the deal . Last month, the DOJ and several states entered into a consent decree with Sprint , T-Mobile, and DISH that...

Cuadrilla restarts Lancashire fracking Cuadrilla restarts Lancashire fracking

Cuadrilla has resumed fracking at a second well at its hydraulic fracturing site in northwest England after it secured all permits to do so, the United Kingdom shale gas group said on Thursday, after fracking at a first well had to be stopped sev...

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