Wednesday January 26-th, 2022

Princess Cruises latest line to delay return Princess Cruises latest line to delay return

This includes sailings in the Caribbean, the California Coast, along with early season Alaska and Europe cruises. The line also offers future cruise credits equal to the cost of the cruise plus $300 to $600 onboard credits. Alternatively, guests can ...

Percy Pig faces tariffs in European Union markets, UK M&S warns Percy Pig faces tariffs in European Union markets, UK M&S warns

Marks & Spencer boss Steve Rowe has warned that, despite the United Kingdom signing a free trade agreement with the European Union, new rules and regulations are set to "significantly impact" its overseas ventures in Ireland, the Czech Republic and...

Jeep Grand Cherokee L revealed, will hit the U.S. showroom soon Jeep Grand Cherokee L revealed, will hit the U.S. showroom soon

Further, there are multiple charging ports on the all-new Jeep Grand Cherokee L that are easily accessible. For example, the front end bears a resemblance to the Grand Wagoneer concept with slim, horizontal headlights and a seven-slate grille.

Petrol prices hit record high on Thursday Petrol prices hit record high on Thursday

The previous highest ever rate of Rs 84 a litre for petrol in Delhi was touched on 4 October, 2018. "Of which, the majority of citizens want the prices to be reduced by 20 percent or by Rs 6 or more for both petrol and diesel", it said. Petrol pric...

United Kingdom leader to use 'every second' to vaccinate the vulnerable United Kingdom leader to use 'every second' to vaccinate the vulnerable

We're going to essentially have the risk walking down a path. Things will be able to be lifted by degrees, possibly at different rates in different parts of the country, we'll have to see. Already a total of 44 million people in England - 78% of the ...

Amazon's air force buys its own planes Amazon's air force buys its own planes

They will be followed by the seven Delta aircraft in 2022. Experts say buying its own aircraft will allow Amazon become a credible competitor in logistics. Purchasing aircraft is the "next natural step" in the company's efforts to offer fast, fre...

FY21 GDP expected to contract by 7.7% FY21 GDP expected to contract by 7.7%

As per the first advanced estimates of the national income released by the National Statistical Office on Thursday, there was contraction in all sectors with the exception of agriculture and electricity in this fiscal. The average growth for the la...

Canada's trade deficit narrowed in November on gold shipments Canada's trade deficit narrowed in November on gold shipments

One bright spot was another increase in travel exports, or visitors to the USA, although it remains at about one-quarter of pre-pandemic levels. Exports in the new fiscal year started on a positive note but witnessed a steep decline of 19pc in Augu...

After unveiling own platform, Foxconn invests in troubled EV startup Byton After unveiling own platform, Foxconn invests in troubled EV startup Byton

At the moment, this news has still not been made public, but we might see it being announced as early as Monday as per the source. The deal could provide a lifeline for Byton, which has been struggling to produce its first vehicle since unveiling...

ADP: Private Payrolls Decline in December for First Time Since April ADP: Private Payrolls Decline in December for First Time Since April

Minutes of the Federal Reserve's December 15-16 meeting published on Wednesday showed policymakers expected skyrocketing cases "would be particularly challenging for the labor market in coming months". The survey showed that the goods-producing sec...

Trump orders ban on WeChat Pay and other 'Chinese' apps Trump orders ban on WeChat Pay and other 'Chinese' apps

The others named in the order are CamScanner, QQ Wallet, SHAREit, Tencent QQ, VMate and WPS Office. Alibaba's share value declined precipitously after Beijing announced an antitrust probe of Alibaba in December , and the month prior, Ant Group's sch...

Elon Musk is close to surpassing Jeff Bezos as world`s richest person Elon Musk is close to surpassing Jeff Bezos as world`s richest person

He reached the pinnacle Thursday thanks to Tesla's share price that has skyrocketed almost 830% since March 2020, along with a substantive pay package that was triggered after achieving certain market capitalization and profitability milestones.

With historic wins, Democrats seize US Senate control With historic wins, Democrats seize US Senate control

He also lauded the "resilient, visionary leadership" of Stacey Abrams and added that, "Democrats in Georgia and across the country should feel good today". The party that loses the White House usually does better in subsequent congressional electio...

World Bank sees subdued recovery in 2021 and plenty of risk World Bank sees subdued recovery in 2021 and plenty of risk

Growth is projected to be held back by continued fiscal consolidation pressures and service sector weakness, it added. Afghanistan, Maldives, and Pakistan are likely to see the largest downgrades. Output is estimated to contract by 9.6 per cent in fi...

Kia's new logo embodies 'bold transformation' Kia's new logo embodies 'bold transformation'

The revised corporate branding is representative of the company's desire to lead the future mobility industry by revamping almost all aspects of its business, it says. The company has stated that it will reveal more details about this plan on 15 Janu...

Norway first to reach 50% electric auto sales Norway first to reach 50% electric auto sales

This marks the first time such cars have comprised more than 50% of new vehicle sales in a country across a full year. The Nordic country claims a similar advantage over the United Kingdom, where EVs comprise just 6.6% of new cars now. One of the r...

OPEC+ meeting to set February production levels OPEC+ meeting to set February production levels

OPEC and allied producers including Russian Federation, a grouping known as OPEC+, decided at a meeting last month to raise output by 500,000 barrels per day in January, anticipating a boost in demand, and agreed to meet every month to review product...

Ripple faces another lawsuit as XRP drops below Litecoin Ripple faces another lawsuit as XRP drops below Litecoin

Ripple Labs Inc., whose XRP token is the world's third-largest cryptocurrency, was sued by a United Kingdom investment company after the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission claimed the virtual tokens were sold improperly. According to the pos...

Wall Street closes higher; focus on Georgia election outcome Wall Street closes higher; focus on Georgia election outcome

A Democratic victory in both contests could tip control of the U.S. Senate away from Republicans, potentially boosting the agenda of Democratic President-elect Joe Biden. All three major indices fell to two-week lows from record highs, fueled by the ...

Oil prices rise on potential OPEC+ output cut, Iran tensions

Saudi Arabia , the world's biggest oil exporter, agreed on Tuesday to make additional, voluntary oil output cuts of one million barrels per day (bpd) in February and March, after a meeting with the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (O...

Gold Price Eases After Hitting 2-Month High Gold Price Eases After Hitting 2-Month High

The US dollar index fell by 0.3% against a basket of major currencies today, and hit its 33-month low at 89.42 points. Although potentially stricter curbs in Britain and Japan have not dampened risk appetite, bullion still remains supported by ...

New Bentley Bentayga Hybrid revealed New Bentley Bentayga Hybrid revealed

Bentley will debut two plug-in hybrid models in 2021. The new exterior and interior design of the SUV emphasises Bentley design DNA. The Bentayga Hybrid can go up to 31 miles in pure electric drive while it has a combined range of 536 miles.

JPMorgan says bitcoin could surge to $146000 in long term JPMorgan says bitcoin could surge to $146000 in long term

JPMorgan still sees bitcoin competing against gold as an "alternative" currency, with the millennial investor population driving demand for they cryptocurrency as they prefer the " digital gold " over traditional gold. The financial company has rece...

Qantas reopens bookings as it hopes global travel will resume by mid Qantas reopens bookings as it hopes global travel will resume by mid

Deputy Prime Minister and Transport Minister Michael McCormack said the worldwide border will only fully reopen once Covid-19 is no longer a public health risk. Authorities have said global travel wouldn't resume until a vaccine was available, with a...

UK Announces $6.3 Billion Package To Help Covid-Hit Businesses UK Announces $6.3 Billion Package To Help Covid-Hit Businesses

Around 600,000 retail, hospitality and leisure sites will be able to claim a one-off grant of up to £9000, the UK Government has announced. As the United Kingdom entered its tough new stay-at-home lockdown due to a surge in infections from a highly...

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