Friday January 28-th, 2022

McDonald's are officially trialling a vegan burger McDonald's are officially trialling a vegan burger

Companies like KFC, Dunkin Donuts, Burger King and more have embraced the plant-based burgers but where does that leave McDonald's? McDonald's has unveiled its own plant-based burger. Well, it seems like many have been asking for more plant-based...

Trump considers the elimination of Chinese companies from United States stock exchanges Trump considers the elimination of Chinese companies from United States stock exchanges

The Trump administration was reportedly considering the possibility of limiting USA investment into the Chinese economy and delisting Chinese companies from United States stock exchanges, the US-based media reported earlier. The US Treasury Departm...

Wells Fargo Names Charles Scharf President, CEO Wells Fargo Names Charles Scharf President, CEO

Wells Fargo's board has been shuffled many times since the scandal. Parker will continue to serve in the role until Scharf joins the company. Scharf was previously chairman and CEO of Bank of New York Mellon Corp . He's a Jamie Dimon protégé . The...

Bids for Fed's Overnight Repos Rise to $91.95 Billion Bids for Fed's Overnight Repos Rise to $91.95 Billion

The central bank has been injecting liquidity into the funding markets since September 17, when the rate on overnight general collateral repo jumped to 10%, about four times greater than usual levels, as cash reserves were out of alignment with the v...

Subaru WRX STI EJ20 Final Edition announced for Japan Subaru WRX STI EJ20 Final Edition announced for Japan

It is only the end of the road for the EJ-series engine that powers the sedan, and the next-generation WRX STI should arrive housing a brand new motor under its hood very soon. The auto rides on 19 x 9-inch forged BBS wheels shod in purpose-made Du...

‘Boris Bus’ maker Wrightbus to enter administration with 1,400 jobs at risk ‘Boris Bus’ maker Wrightbus to enter administration with 1,400 jobs at risk

Wrightbus was tasked by Johnson when he was London mayor to introduce a new green model of the city's famous Routemaster double decker bus. Wrightbus became the second major firm to face collapse within a week after holiday company Thomas Cook e...

Jetstar proposes withdrawal from regional flying in New Zealand Jetstar proposes withdrawal from regional flying in New Zealand

The Qantas-owned airline utilizes five deHavilland Canada Dash-8-300 aircraft operated by Qantas' Eastern Australia Airlines (QF/EAQ) subsidiary based in Auckland. Additionally, its worldwide flights across the sea to Australia and to Rarotonga in ...

Listed China Shares, Indexers, Fall After Delisting Reports Listed China Shares, Indexers, Fall After Delisting Reports

Alibaba fell by 5.3 percent. USA media reported around noon that White House officials were discussing curbs on US investors' portfolio flows into China, including possibly blocking all US financial investments in Chinese companies, according to ...

Indianapolis airport is best in North America according to J.D. Power Indianapolis airport is best in North America according to J.D. Power

Since not a single one of New York City's three airports made the list, it seems the results are most likely reliable. The survey's key findings overall: Traveler satisfaction stagnates after several years of growth: The overall customer satisfact...

Flight forced to land after passenger gets stuck in toilet Flight forced to land after passenger gets stuck in toilet

A United Airlines flight was forced to divert to Denver International Airport on Wednesday night after a passenger became stuck in the bathroom . "Well folks it's never a tiresome moment on @united, we have to make an 'emergency landing" in Denver...

Arby's parent Inspire Brands buys Jimmy John's Sandwiches Arby's parent Inspire Brands buys Jimmy John's Sandwiches

Through the purchase, Inspire will pick up more than 2,800 Jimmy John's restaurants, giving the company more than 11,200 locations in 16 countries across its brands. "We're more interested in growing the brand and supporting the Jimmy John's system t...

Whistleblower Warned White House Tried to Whistleblower Warned White House Tried to "Lock Down" Ukraine Call Details

The complaint corroborates a rough transcript of a July 25th phone call - released by the White House on Wednesday - showing that Trump repeatedly pressured Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to launch a corruption probe into Trump's campaign r...

Volkswagen brands dieselgate market manipulation charges ‘groundless’ Volkswagen brands dieselgate market manipulation charges ‘groundless’

The charges, revealed in a 640-page indictment, are tied to the automaker's diesel emissions scandal. Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess , right, and chairman Hans Dieter Poetsch address the media during a press conference in Wolfsburg, Germany.

Imperial Brands forecasts up in smoke on vaping woes Imperial Brands forecasts up in smoke on vaping woes

Shares in tobacco giant Imperial Brands ( IMB .L) crashed by 10% on Thursday after it warned of a slowdown in the USA vaping market. New product categories, like e-cigarettes, are expected to grow 50pc, below the company's previous expectations.

Toyota to raise stake in Subaru to over 20 percent: Nikkei Toyota to raise stake in Subaru to over 20 percent: Nikkei

Subaru will also acquire some Toyota shares. "In this once-in-a-century period of profound transformation, by strengthening their bonds and aligning their capabilities, Toyota and Subaru aim.to make ever-better cars", Toyota said in a statement.

Huawei Technologies founder dangles 5G secrets to create a US foe Huawei Technologies founder dangles 5G secrets to create a US foe

The company will start mass production of U.S. component-free 5G base stations next month, founder and CEO Ren Zhengfei was quoted as saying at a forum on Thursday. He has taken the lead in Huawei's defense after the arrest of his eldest daughter...

FOX, FS1, FS2, & Big Ten Network Dropped From Sling TV & Dish Network FOX, FS1, FS2, & Big Ten Network Dropped From Sling TV & Dish Network

WWE is calling on fans who subscribe to DISH and Sling to help get the FOX channels back on the line-up, or to find another provider. The outage covers the FS1, FS2, Big Ten Network , Fox Soccer Plus and Fox Deportes channels, meaning some s...

Delta employee arrested in $300,000 theft at JFK International Delta employee arrested in $300,000 theft at JFK International

Quincy Thorpe was arrested at his Brooklyn home Thursday. The unrecovered dough is a mix of USA and foreign currency that came from a cruise ship, sources said. In a statement Thursday, a spokesperson for the Federal Bureau of Investigation conf...

Company will now cover health care for striking workers Company will now cover health care for striking workers

The Democratic candidates have echoed the striking workers in saying GM employees deserve fair treatment from the Detroit automaker they helped get through bankruptcy, and several criticized GM for its previous decision to stop paying for the worke...

Ford F-Series Super Duty truck claims all the diesel towing titles Ford F-Series Super Duty truck claims all the diesel towing titles

These include a maximum available diesel gooseneck towing rating of up to 37,000 pounds (16,783 kg) and a diesel fifth-wheel towing capability of 32,500 pounds (14,742 kg). Every aspect is torture tested including its high-strength steel boxed frame,...

Airline introduces ‘child icon’ that lets passengers avoid crying babies Airline introduces ‘child icon’ that lets passengers avoid crying babies

Just how is that option noted? Via a "child icon" that's placed over the seat. A baby-faced icon appears on the seating plan where a passenger with a child under two years old will be sitting. "This really ought to be mandatory across the board", ...

Tinder Owner Sued For Using Fake Profiles In Advertisements Tinder Owner Sued For Using Fake Profiles In Advertisements

In this case, the FTC says that the site allowed obvious scam accounts that had been banned from contacting paid customers to message people with free accounts. As you might guess, Match disagreed with the FTC's claims. It denied the allegations an...

General Motors reinstates health care benefits for striking UAW members General Motors reinstates health care benefits for striking UAW members

Because of the complex nature of shifting health care coverage costs, GM said Thursday that UAW members' coverage had never lapsed. It's normal procedure in strikes for the cost of health care to shift from the company, which is largely self-insu...

IMF Selects Kristalina Georgieva to Serve as Managing Director - Statement IMF Selects Kristalina Georgieva to Serve as Managing Director - Statement

Georgieva is to take up the post on October 1st, replacing Christine Lagarde , who is expected to take over the European Central Bank later this year. In a statement , Georgieva said: "The IMF is a unique institution with a great history and a wor...

British Airways owner IAG says strikes cost £121m British Airways owner IAG says strikes cost £121m

BA pilots walked out for 48 hours on 9 and 10 September, in a long-running pay dispute, causing most flights to be cancelled. The BA strikes accounted for 133 million euros of the earnings hit, IAG said, with a further 33 million stemming from indu...

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