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Philippines suspends Uber operations for 1 month

The government replied immediately, saying the suspension was still in force and threatening to arrest Uber drivers who violated it. Previous year the regulat...


German growth rises at fastest pace in three years

But overall growth was dampened by net foreign trade since exports rose less strongly than imports, which the vibrant domestic economy sucked in at a higher rat...


Charter's Shares Surge Following SoftBank's Merger Interest

Sprint has long sought a deal as it is unprofitable and the wireless market has gotten more competitive. Sprint said its capital expenditure (Capex) excluding...


British Gas to increase electricity tariffs for millions of customers

And in an official statement a spokesman said: "Wholesale prices are the bigger portion of household bills and coming down". As you can see, the best dual f...


Eurozone economy gains steam with lowest unemployment in decade

On a yearly basis, growth accelerated to 2.1 percent from 1.9 percent a quarter ago. "The global economy has been a jumbo jet running on just one engine for t...


AstraZeneca Falls On Disappointing Lung Cancer Trial Results

Mystic - a trial of AstraZeneca's immuno-oncology (IO) drug Imfinizi - failed to improve progression free survival in patients compared to using chemothera...


Shrinkflation: The products you buy are slowly shrinking - but not getting cheaper

Most of the changes are in the "Sugar, Jam, Syrups, Chocolate and Confectionery" category, which only makes up a small part of the inflation basket of goods. ...


What you need to know about the Dark Web

Today, in coordinated press releases, the US Department of Justice (DOJ) and Europol announced the takedown of two Dark Web marketplaces - AlphaBay and Han...


Ganguly refuses to comment on Arun appointment

Shastri, who was appointed India coach after much confusion, said that coaches will come and go but what is important is the team. "These Ravi Shastris and An...


Struggling Gymboree to close 7 Colorado stores

Department stores making similar significant store closing announcements include Dillard's, J.C. Penney, Macy's and Sears. The struggling chain filed for bankru...


Man dies when air bag inflator ruptures

US supplier Key Safety Systems is set to purchase almost all of the company's global assets for $1.59 billion, which is still far short of what the company will...


Criminal complaint filed against man who assaulted Delta flight attendant

According to the special agent's report, Hudek came out again only two minutes later when he suddenly lunged for the exit door and grabbing at the handle in an ...


Huerter, Team USA lose to Canada

Kentucky-bound big man P.J. Washington led the way in the scoring column for the United States of America, tallying 17 points. For USA head coach John Calipari...


Tesla Will Build World's Largest Battery in Australia, Promises Elon Musk

Now that Tesla has won a contract to install batteries in South Australia , Musk told reporters in Adelaide this morning that his company has to ins...


Were Analysts Bullish Proactis Holdings Plc (LON:PHD) This Week?

About 3.80M shares traded. It has underperformed by 8.39% the S&P500. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rati...


Holiday travelers are amazed at OH gas prices

Oklahoma City average gas prices are 5.8 cents per gallon lower than a year ago and 9.1 cents per gallon lower than a month ago. A year ago at this time, the av...


Qatar responds to demands of Arab nations

The agency Monday said the four countries; namely Saudi Arabia , United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain and Egypt; agreed upon Kuwait's request to postpone th...


Raptors to re-sign Serge Ibaka

Per The Vertical's Shams Charania , Lowry's contract will be worth $100 million over three seasons, which averages just about $33 million per season. The imme...


Djokovic into semi-finals at Eastbourne, Kerber out

At Eastbourne , Djokovic is the top seed and Monfils is the second seed. Djokovic was playing a competitive warm-up tournament for the first time since 201...


Xi warns against challenging China's authority over Hong Kong

Xi said yesterday that any threat to China's sovereignty and security or to the power of the central government "crosses the red line and is absolutely impermi...


Constellation Brands Inc (STZ) Shares Bought by KCG Holdings Inc

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) retreated its position after shares change of -1.88% on Friday and it traded at $68.49. Equities analysts forecast that Con...


China urges Pakistan, Afghanistan to improve ties

India is also working with Afghanistan and Iran for development of the Chabahar Port. China has lately got increasingly involved in Afghanistan. Beijing...


PAHO: Voluntary blood donors still short of ensuring sufficient supplies

Dr. Adewunmi said: "Blood touting is outlawed in all federal and state teaching hospitals, but we still find them operating in corners, which has caused a high ...


Chancellor Philip Hammond warns: We must avoid Brexit 'cliff edge'

The EU has said that before it will start discussing a future trade deal with the United Kingdom, it wants to resolve the biggest uncertainties arising from...


Major US banks would withstand recession: US Fed

The Federal Reserve is releasing the first part of its annual stress tests for big banks today. "This year's results show that, even during a severe recession...


Trump calls Warmbier's death a 'total disgrace'

After suffering for 17 months in North Korea and more than a year in a coma, University of Virginia honor student Otto F. Warmbier died on Monday at the Cin...


Trump confirms he's under investigation, fires angry tweets

The new tweets are the latest in a week of angry social media responses from the president over a report by the Washington Post that Mr Mueller was looking ...


Grocers facing a united Amazon-Whole Foods must adapt

Notably, shares of dozens of supermarkets, food producers, shopping malls and payment processors collectively lost about $35 billion in the USA market on Frid...


Can Amazon persuade enough people to buy fresh food online?

The acquisition is seen as a move by Amazon to more aggressively target the grocery section of retail has proven more stubbornly resistant to digital channe...


UK central bank surprises with split decision on rate hike

The three officials pushing the bank to act-Kristin Forbes , Ian McCafferty and Michael Saunders-said this inflation overshoot, plus signs there is less slac...