Finance

Glasgow shortlisted for Channel 4 headquarters

In a statement later Mr Cosgrove, Channel 4's former head of programmes (nations and regions), said: "We're delighted that Channel 4 gets Glasgow and what the c...


Wall Street rebounds as Italy worries ease; energy shares soar

The UK's top share FTSE 100 index ended the session with a 1.3 per cent loss, hitting its lowest level in three weeks. South Korea's Kospi dropped 1.8 percent t...


US Republicans fume over Trump's steel tariffs on allies

Senate Finance Committee chairman Orrin Hatch described the tariffs as "a tax hike on Americans" that will have damaging consequences for consumers, manufac...


NZ economy forecast set to outpace most of OECD

It says global growth will be around 4% in 2019 and there will be a modest rise in GDP for some Eurozone countries next year. "In the short term, it will add to...


Twitter Reacts to Starbucks Racial Bias Training Closures

In a note to the employees, Starbucks Executive Vice President Rossann Williams said , "Our hope is that these learning sessions and discussions will make ...


Microsoft extends GDPR privacy regulations beyond the EU

Well before the implementation of the GDPR, CBS received all sorts of enquiries from Dutch ministries, government agencies and other European statistical offi...


Waymo to Buy Up to 62000 Chrysler Minivans for Ride-Hailing Service

Waymo has said its package of sensors is far cheaper to produce than others, but any retail versions of fully driverless cars would still be expensive and would...


China pledges to work seriously with US ahead of Ross' visit

The White House issued a second statement listing the details of many complaints against China , including dumping of goods into the U.S. market at below m...


Canada's Trudeau blasts "totally unacceptable" Trump tariffs, announces counter-tariffs

Mr Ross said talks with Canada and Mexico over revising NAFTA were "taking longer than we had hoped". He offered little detail about what the EU, Canada and...


Italy's populist leaders reach deal to resurrect coalition

While both parties are populist in nature, and have railed against Brussels and Italian "elites", they have always been natural opponents in politics. But Salvi...


Bank strike hits services, impact to continue today

However, operations in the new-generation private banks like ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, Axis Bank were nearly normal, barring few activities including cheque cleara...


Trump pushes ahead with metals tariffs against EU, Canada and Mexico

Germany, whose auto exports to the United States are more than half the European Union total, has previously been at odds with European Union partners, sug...


Singapore Airlines Is About to Launch the World's Longest Commercial Flight

The inaugural flight will take off on October 11 and will fly on Monday, Thursday and Saturday that week before daily flights will start on October 18, the airl...


Amazon blocks Australia from its United States site due to new GST rules

The company has today announced that amazon.com, the U.S. version of the website, will no longer send goods to Australia from July 1, with shoppers instead redi...


Attacker involved in 2014 Yahoo hack gets five years in prison

The sentencing follows Baratov last November pleading guilty to multiple charges, including violating the U.S. Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, as well as aggravat...


National Doughnut Day 2018: Where to snag free treats around San Antonio

Each special edition Whopper will be served with a mini slider, the donut hole of the cheeseburger. Get a free glazed doughnut with any purchase. And in a p...


Italy on the edge of crisis

But top EU officials were quick to play down a comment from Germany's European commissioner, Guenther Oettinger , who said he hoped the market turmoil would ...


Singapore Airlines announces world's longest flight route

For a start, the Singapore-Newark flight will operate three times a week from Changi Airport on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays. It also serves New York's ...


World's Largest Diamond Miner Debuts New, Lab-Made Product Line

That expertise, the company says, allows it to undercut its competitors on the price of lab-grown diamonds. Emerging from the research work that the firm had do...


Tesla Model 3 earns Consumer Reports recommendation with brake update

A man cleans a Tesla Model 3 vehicle during a media preview at the Auto China 2018 motor show in Beijing, China April 25, 2018. Rather, he said that the iss...