Economy

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:53

A spokesperson for Khan said that the mayor "has more important things to do than respond to Donald Trump's ill-informed tweet that deliberately takes out of context his remarks urging Londoners not to be alarmed when they saw more police - including armed officers - on the streets".

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:33

There are parallels as well to China's attempt to portray itself as a champion of economic globalization, with President Xi Jinping attempting to seize that mantle in a speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos in January as the United States threatened to become more protectionist.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:46

Then, the government plans to bump it up to $14 an hour on January 1, 2018 and $15 the following year. The Canadian Federation of Independent Businesses and a coalition of employer groups including the Ontario Chamber of Commerce objected to the proposed changes.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:45

Couillard and his minister were responding to Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne's commitment to increase the provincial minimum wage to $15 an hour by January 1, 2019. Although the province will not immediately adopt all of the proposals from the 419-page review prepared by special advisers C. Michael Mitchell and John C.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:33

The case involved millions of dollars in refunds to parents. The deadline to request a refund is May 28, 2018 . The FTC said Amazon's setup allowed children to make unlimited purchases without parental involvement within apps. Amazon is managing the refund process. Amazon sells gaming apps, targeted at kids, from its Appstore to play on mobile phones or tables, and receives a percentage of purchases.

by | May 31, 2017 | 00:32

You might remember reading earlier in the week about Margaret Court boycotting Qantas for supporting same-sex marriage? "So like I said , I think everyone can have their opinion". "I think for players to be in a position where you're in a grand slam and kind of boycotting playing on the court, I think would potentially cause a lot of issues".

by | May 31, 2017 | 00:31

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by | May 27, 2017 | 10:31

China's economy has for always been fuelled by economic stimulus and cheap credit and the government thereis now grappling with ways to steer the economy clear of a debt crisis as growth slows. Schroders emerging market economist Craig Botham warns the attempts by China's authorities to tighten policy have contributed to significant moves in bond yields, which highlights how hard it will be for the Chinese government to deal with the debt issue.

by | May 26, 2017 | 14:09

But part of the job representing the people of Montana is answering basic questions on important topics, topics such as how a risky health care plan could impact the very people you are trying to represent. The top three outside spenders in the election - the Congressional Leadership Fund , the National Republican Congressional Committee and the Republican National Committee - all have Republican ties; together they spent $5.6 million backing Gianforte.

by | May 26, 2017 | 14:06

Democrats say they're anxious that corporate and individual income tax cuts will increase the national debt. Mnuchin, appearing at a separate hearing on Capitol Hill, said he wanted lawmakers to raise the debt ceiling "before you leave for the summer".

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:33

He said Friday's election in Iran that saw Rouhani convincingly defeat hardline challenger Ebrahim Raisi had been a message to the world that Tehran was ready for engagement. But it is by no means the only country with such a record; Saudi Arabia , Iran's bitter Sunni rival, is among nations also at fault. Earlier in April, US President Donald Trump ordered a review of the Iran nuclear deal.

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:33

JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised their target price on Halma plc from GBX 910 ($11.84) to GBX 925 ($12.03) and gave the company a "neutral" rating in a report on Friday, March 24th. It has underperformed by 14.53% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 1.73 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.08, from 0.91 in 2016Q3. Shares for $1.69 million were sold by Kowaloff Arthur D.

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:29

It has by 0.00% the S&P500. 04/05/2017 - RSA Insurance Group had its "Sell" rating reiterated by analysts at Shore Capital. Therefore 29% are positive. The company has market cap of 7.63 billion GBP. It has a 31.09 P/E ratio. Investors sentiment increased to 0.64 in 2016 Q4. Since January 1, 0001, it had 1 insider purchase, and 0 selling transactions for $225,103 activity.

by | May 25, 2017 | 09:26

The purported fake story prompted Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to respond by blocking Qatari media, including broadcaster Al-Jazeera. Qatari government spokesman Sheikh Saif Bin Ahmed Al-Thani said the postings were false and the result of a hack of QNA by an "unknown entity". In a tweet, the QNA said "the state of Qatar will investigate this matter" and hold all involved accountable.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:41

The downgrade is based on the "pro-cyclical" rating approach which is "not appropriate", the Ministry of Finance (MOF) said in a written statement. China's top leadership has identified the containment of financial risks and asset bubbles as a top priority this year.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:43

HomeServe surged 10.75 percent after the fix and insurance firm posted a big jump in full-year profits and hiked its dividend for the year by 20 percent. The reading was expected to rise marginally to 113.1 from April's initial estimate of 112.9. Its economy picked up steam in the first quarter helped by strong exports, booming construction and higher household and state spending, official data showed earlier on Tuesday.

by | May 23, 2017 | 02:09

Facebook told the Guardian that it's hard to reach a consensus for a service with almost 2 billion users. Yvette Cooper, the former chair of the Home Affairs Select Committee, which published a report on social media in the last Parliament, said Facebook's current moderation techniques were "very wrong" and must "urgently change".

by | May 23, 2017 | 02:03

The $28 billion program includes air and missile defense systems, aircraft, helicopters, and logistical support. All four stocks reached all-time highs, according to a report on CNBC . Steinitz reminded his colleagues that Saudi Arabia is still hostile to the Jewish state and has no diplomatic relations with Israel. "Given the generally extended period required to finalize foreign arms contracts, we'd expect little impact on 2017 results, with some potential benefit in 2018 and more in 2019".

by | May 22, 2017 | 17:24

The Boston Celtics are heading to the Eastern Conference Finals after defeating the Washington Wizards 115-105 in Game 7 . In the first two rounds of the playoffs, James' efficiency has been off the charts, as he has averaged 34.4 points (second-most for his playoff career) on 55.7 percent shooting, making 46.8 percent of his 3-pointers and getting to the free-throw line 11.5 times per game.

by | May 22, 2017 | 17:09

The footage depicts Clinton and Reines (who played the part of Trump) walking toward each other, waving to the "crowd". The video was filmed on September 24, 2016 - eight days after the first Trump-Clinton debate and less than two weeks before the second debate, which took place on October 4.