Thursday July 2-nd, 2020

Gas Prices Turn Higher as the New Year Rolls In Gas Prices Turn Higher as the New Year Rolls In

That's nearly 60 cents lower than this year's peak price of $4.10 per gallon in mid-October. But in 2019, the national gas price average was $2.61, which is 10 cents cheaper than the 2018 average of $2.71. Also, experts at Gas Buddy say the price var...

FIRST OFFICIAL Images And Info About The All-new Genesis GV80 BREAKS! FIRST OFFICIAL Images And Info About The All-new Genesis GV80 BREAKS!

While no powertrains have been officially confirmed yet, leaked information from South Korea talks of the availability of three engines in its home market. Surrounded by the high-tech Quad Lamps, the crest grille emphasises gravitas consistent with t...

Uber, Postmates Sue California to Stop Gig Worker Law Uber, Postmates Sue California to Stop Gig Worker Law

Uber and Postmates filed a lawsuit Monday to block a California law that could classify more than a million independent gig workers as employees - causing the companies' costs to skyrocket. The companies in their Monday lawsuit called AB5 a "thin...

Briefing: More Competition for Amazon in India Briefing: More Competition for Amazon in India

Tagged as " Desh Ki Nayi Dukaan ", JioMart is now available in Navi Mumbai , Kalyan, and Thane. Here is everything you should know about Ambani's latest venture- JioMart . "We are now getting ready to roll out the platform at a larger scale". W...

Stocks close out best year since 2013; S&P 500 soars 28.9% Stocks close out best year since 2013; S&P 500 soars 28.9%

Among the 11-major S&P 500 sectors, the Technology Index is down 1.3% on the day to lead the losers. It's on track to end the month about 2.6% higher, its fourth-consecutive monthly gain. At 9:58 a.m. ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 6.15 ...

Google to end 'Double Irish, Dutch sandwich' tax scheme Google to end 'Double Irish, Dutch sandwich' tax scheme

The scheme was in place for over a decade and allowed the tech giant to cut its tax bill by hundreds of billions of euros, the Guardian estimates. The Trump administration's tax legislation, passed two years ago, imposed new taxes on companies' e...

Turkish Airlines, Boeing reach 737 Max aircraft compensation deal Turkish Airlines, Boeing reach 737 Max aircraft compensation deal

This report is based on crashes involving larger aircraft used for most commercial passenger flights. According to the complaint , Timaero entered into a contract on January 10, 2014, to purchase 20 Boeing Model 737-8 aircraft (7373 MAX).

Boris’s 2020 Vision: a ‘Decade of Growth, Prosperity,’ and Brexit Boris’s 2020 Vision: a ‘Decade of Growth, Prosperity,’ and Brexit

As 2019 is waving goodbye, Johnson said Britain can also turn the page on the division, rancour and uncertainty which has dominated public life and held the country back for far too long. On top of that, Britain's newly elected Prime Minister Boris ...

Kia Seltos scores five stars in ANCAP testing Kia Seltos scores five stars in ANCAP testing

The Seltos , which goes head-to-head with the Hyundai Kona and Mazda CX-3 in the compact SUV segment, has a five-star rating across its entire line-up. The ANCAP said that the Seltos models performed really well but it is important that buyers k...

Wall Street inches lower as year-end record rally cools off Wall Street inches lower as year-end record rally cools off

It will be quick to ease if necessary and slow - very slow - to raise rates. Despite the downbeat start to the holiday-shortened week, the S&P 500 is on pace to finish the year with a gain of 28.5%, which would make be its strongest annual gain sin...

GRT and GO Transit offer free New Year's Eve service GRT and GO Transit offer free New Year's Eve service

Route and schedule information is available at www.rtd-denver.com . According to a news release, the IndyGo Red Line is the nation's first fully-battery electric bus rapid transit line, besides California, and provides 10-15 minute service to an a...

Bank chief Carney issues climate change warning Bank chief Carney issues climate change warning

The BBC program that Carney appeared on was guest-edited by teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg. Outgoing Governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney wasted no time settling into his new role as United Nations Special Envoy for Global Climate...

US Satellite Imagery Fir Maxar to Sell Canadian Division for $765 Million US Satellite Imagery Fir Maxar to Sell Canadian Division for $765 Million

Maxar had US$3.1-billion in long-term debt as of September 30. Northern Private Capital says the acquisition of MDA is expected to close in 2020 after regulatory approvals. Some of the projects it's working on include the development of wildfire-m...

Gold climbs to three-month high, poised for best year since 2010 Gold climbs to three-month high, poised for best year since 2010

Bullion is set to post its best year since 2010, having gained almost 19 percent, mainly driven by a tariff war between the world's two largest economies and quantitative easing by major central banks. "The major driver behind golds appreciation is...

Petrol price increased by Rs2.61 per litre Petrol price increased by Rs2.61 per litre

The revised prices will take effect from 12am on January 1. In December, the price of fuel rose by 22 cents a litre while in November, both grades of petrol came down by 13 cents a litre. The new price of light diesel is Rs84.51 per litre. ...

United States dollar eases, on track for smallest return in 6 years United States dollar eases, on track for smallest return in 6 years

The yen rose 0.2% to 108.70 per dollar, adding to a 0.5% advance Monday.The offshore yuan was at 6.9734 per dollar.The Taiwan dollar strengthened past 30 versus the greenback for the first time in 18 months.The Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index dipped 0.1%...

Microsoft takes action against hackers from North Korea Microsoft takes action against hackers from North Korea

The team of researchers tracked the activities of the group and understood its infrastructure. Hackers targeted US officials, think tanks, university staff, people working on nuclear technology and members of peace organizations, most of whom were ...

Fed study: Trump tariffs backfired, caused job losses and higher prices Fed study: Trump tariffs backfired, caused job losses and higher prices

Meanwhile, tit-for-tat tariffs imposed by other countries can make American goods more expensive overseas, hurting USA manufactures. The study looked at a mix of tariffs imposed in 2018 on China , Canada, Mexico, South Korea and the European U...

Huawei sees a ‘difficult year’ ahead as Washington keeps up pressure Huawei sees a ‘difficult year’ ahead as Washington keeps up pressure

It has also put Huawei on its entity list, blocking US technology sales to the company. U.S. intelligence chiefs state flatly that Huawei can not be trusted and its equipment is a threat to national security - an accusation the company has dismissed....

Huawei 2019 sales to rise 18% despite USA pressure Huawei 2019 sales to rise 18% despite USA pressure

Its estimate of 18% revenue growth in 2019 is less than 2018, when Huawei's annual revenue rose 19.5%. Still, the United States ban has impacted the company's growth. Meng was arrested in Canada, where she faces extradition to the U.S. In May, ...

More than 150 flights cancelled as Lufthansa's Germanwings hit by strikes More than 150 flights cancelled as Lufthansa's Germanwings hit by strikes

Bulgaria's Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued a warning to travellers because of a three-day strike by Germany's cabin crew union UFO that will affect Lufthansa subsidiary Germanwings from December 30 to midnight on January 1. Stranded passen...

McDonald's denies employee wrote expletive on Kansas officer's cup McDonald's denies employee wrote expletive on Kansas officer's cup

The local sheriff's department tried to encourage the community to stick together despite the outrage at how the man who was a Military Police Officer for five years was treated. Hornaday did not release the name of the officer but said he might at a...

Elon Musk Hints On Opening An Underground Tunnel In The Next Year Elon Musk Hints On Opening An Underground Tunnel In The Next Year

Musk has said that he chose to build underground tunnels when he was sitting in a auto while stuck in a traffic jam on his way to his SpaceX offices in Hawthorne near Los Angeles. A modified Tesla Model X drives into the tunnel entrance before an unv...

Huawei gets Indian government's nod to participate in 5G trials Huawei gets Indian government's nod to participate in 5G trials

The decision to allow Huawei to participate in the 5G trials comes at a time when the US National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), signed into law last week, has slowed the lifting of sanctions against the company. Huawei is committed to India, the ...

Ex-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn reportedly left Japan for Lebanon Ex-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn reportedly left Japan for Lebanon

Ghosn's attorney did not have an immediate comment, but a person close to Ghosn who asked not to be identified confirmed he was in Beirut as of Monday. The businessman holds French and Lebanese passports. After Renault sealed an alliance with Nissa...

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