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Saudi Arabia, SoftBank ink deal on $200 billion solar project

The project aims to generate "200 gigawatts by 2030 from various [solar] farms all over the country, with a first phase of 7.2 gigawatts", Softbank spokesman Matthew Nicholson told reporters. The money is to come from a 93-billion-dollar fund the fir...

U.S. shale producer Concho offers US$8 billion for rival RSP Permian

RBC Capital Markets maintained Altria Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLIR) earned "Buy" rating by Needham on Monday, March 12. RSP Permian, Inc . ( RSPP ) is US based company. While the Permian is largely an oil play, significant amounts of associated gas ...

Kenya police keep opposition politician in custody in defiance of court order

The lawyers were also kicked out of the airport as they tried to serve the Immigration Department with court orders. NASA co-principal Moses Wetang'ula has responded to the situation at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport where lawyer Miguna Mi...

Take a look: Waymo's Next Self-Driving Car - The Jaguar I-Pace

And ahead of them all is Waymo. This new deal will put JLR at the forefront of driverless tech - and with Waymo owned by Alphabet , Google's parent company, it's certainly not short of investment. "We've been working on this tech for nearly a de...

Arizona governor has suspended Uber's self-driving auto tests

In a letter to Uber Chief Executive Officer Dara Khosrowshahi, Governor Doug Ducey called last week's fatal incident involving an Uber self-driving auto "an unquestionable failure" to comply with public safety standards. She was taken to hosp...

China's Oil Futures Market Opens for Business

Allowing foreign investors to trade the futures directly is a first for China's commodity markets. Nearly 15.4 million barrels of Shanghai's most-active September contract changed hands in the 2½-hour morning session to 11:30 a.m. The early inv...

France: Community prays for police officer killed after trading places with hostage

A national tribute will be held at a later date for Beltrame, who President Emmanuel Macron said had "died a hero" and deserved "the respect and admiration of the whole nation". The Abu Dhabi-based organisation offered condolences to the government...

US stocks see sharp rise as Dow gains more than 400 points

BETTING ON BANKS: Financial stocks surged as bond yields rose. Asian markets were mostly lower, though sharper losses from earlier were easing up. Technology stocks and banks, which took some of the worst losses last week, powered higher Monday.

Sensex slumps 410 points to five-month low in global sell-off

Indices edged lower in three out of five trading sessions in the week. At the BSE , 2,149 stocks declined, while 558 advanced and 154 remained unchanged. In Asia, Japan's Nikkei fell 3.54 per cent, Hong Kong's Hang Seng down 2.78 per cent in ear...

Qantas Flight QF9: First non-stop flight between Australia and United Kingdom makes history

Qantas' historic inaugural non-stop Perth to London flight has landed at Heathrow. Qantas staff wave Australian and British flags at the Boeing 787 Dreamliner after landing at Heathrow Airport on March 25, 2018 in London , United Kingdom.

Trump says he's signed $1.3T budget bill

The dollar dipped to 104.90 yen as investors shifted into the Japanese currency, which is viewed as a "safe haven" from risk. Shanghai: US President Donald Trump's move to slap tariffs on at least $50 billion in Chinese imports is likely to be ba...

Police release Austin bomber's 2nd roommate

Authorities followed the vehicle, which stopped in a ditch on the side of the road, the police chief said . Two Austin police officers were approaching the vehicle when the suspect set off a device in Round Rock, near the U.S. They refused to name...

Richmond woman charged with robbing Henrico bank

Reveras-Morales allegedly passed a note to the teller demanding cash. The suspect is a white man, approximately 6'0"-6'2" tall, and around 220-240 pounds, authorities said. County prosecutors charged Eric Mitchell, 44, of the 4200 block of Ellenwoo...

Fed sees 3 rate hikes in 2019, up from 2

On the other hand, the unemployment rate projection was lowered. "We revise our forecast for 2019 from one to two hikes (March and June) in line with the Fed's updated forecasts", SEB argues. The policy move leaves central bankers with room to asse...

General Mills Is S&P 500's Biggest Loser; Outlook Slams Packaged Food Group

Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fifteen have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. This short time frame picture represents a downward movement of current price over average price of las...

Oil prices extend gains as U.S. crude inventory falls

US West Texas Intermediate crude futures were at $65.20 a barrel, early on Thursday, up 3 cents from their previous settlement. In a sign of healthy demand, US crude stocks fell by 2.7 million barrels in the week ended March 16 to 425.3 million, as...

Boris Johnson urges 'all responsible nations' to support United Kingdom stand against Russian Federation

Speaking to reporters after his administration announced new sanctions on Russian entities for meddling in the 2016 presidential election, Trump said the United States is taking the nerve agent attack "very seriously". Glushkov was strangled. While t...

Record-breaking Bale leads demolition job to give Giggs ideal Wales start

Wales hence go into the final and China have to face the third-place playoff. Bale struck his team's opener and second goal before Sam Vokes and Harry Wilson made it 4-0 before half-time. And Bale equalled Rush's record after 21 minutes wh...

Toys "R" Us will start liquidation sales on Thursday

The toy retailer announced earlier this month that it would close or sell all of its more than 700 USA stores after failing to find a corporate buyer. According to USA Today , the remaining Toys "R" U.S. locations in the United States will start c...

Analysts Watch-List Stock — Snap Inc. (SNAP)

As for a performance, the company inching up trend of 25.68% since start of the year and revealed eased up activity of -9.43% for the past three months. (NYSE:WMB) or 2,000 shares. Investor speculation and demand also help increase a share's price ...

McDonald's to promote renewables in efforts to cut Carbon dioxide emissions

Mcdonalds Corp now has $126.51 billion valuation. "It's hard for other companies not to follow suit eventually". Generally, shareholders love stocks with a low price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio. Since October 25, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and...

Police surround gunman at Panera near Princeton University, school says

Some Princeton University community members received a telephone call incorrectly reporting that shots had been fired and a shelter-in-place order had been issued. The university sent out an alert, on its website, officials said two nearby campus bui...

Putin elected as Russia's president for another six-year term

While congratulating Putin, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier warned the President that his country's actions could worsen relations. "I believe this is a pattern of behaviour we have seen". Putin has never faced a serious threat to his rule s...

Uber suspends self-driving vehicle testing after woman killed

The pedestrian later died at the hospital from injuries sustained in the accident . Yesterday, we learned that Uber was halting all of its self-driving tests after one of the company's self-driving cars struck a pedestrian in Tempe , AZ, ...

Yi Gang becomes governor of China's central bank

While Liu He will lead the economic team, he in turn will report to Premier Li, while Han Zheng - a member of the Communist Party's Politburo Standing Committee who was also confirmed as a vice-premier on Monday, will be the de facto executive vice-p...

Actor Jim Carrey Blasted Over Painting that Resembles Huckabee Sanders

He has painted a number of other famous figures in recent months including the late Stephen Hawking whom Carrey referred to as the "greatest mental athlete of our time" in the wake of his death. "Pathetic BULLY, sexist, hater, bigot & "Christapho...

Oasis Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:OMP) Holdings Lifted by NBW Capital LLC

The company has a market cap of $5.41 Billion. The stock decreased 6.68% or $1.63 during the last trading session, reaching $22.76. About 77,192 shares traded. Therefore 45% are positive. Heading into the stock price potential, Magellan Midstream P...

Captain Jones set to be rested for Wales' summer tour

Gatland said he was "extremely satisfied" with how his side got the job done against France and praised their character as they held on in the second half. 'In fairness they are the best team in the northern hemisphere at the moment.' And Scott Willi...

Lead engineer alerted officials of cracking 2 days before Miami bridge collapse

The transportation department said the state official did not hear the message until Friday, the day after the bridge collapsed . In a transcript of the voicemail released Friday night, Denney Pate with FIGG Bridge Group says the cracking wo...

Enbridge Energy Partners Adjusts 2018 DCF Guidance On Revised FERC Policy

About 55,151 shares traded. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) has risen 19.47% since March 16, 2017 and is uptrending. Center Coast Capital Advisors LP acquired a new position in Enbridge Energy Management during the fourth quarter worth $16,988,000.

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Elon Musk explains why he's thinking about taking Tesla public

The company had a market value of $58 billion as of Monday's close. Basically, I'm trying to accomplish an outcome where Tesla can operate at its best, free from as much distrac...

Elon Musk tweets he has funding to take Tesla private

In a second tweet on Tuesday, Mr Musk said taking the company private would not lead to a single dominant shareholder. " Funding secured ", the tweet added, offering no furth...

Dead fetus reportedly found on plane at LaGuardia Airport

The fetus was found on board an American Airlines flight Tuesday morning. But at around 6 a.m. Tuesday morning, the cleaning crew found the fetus hidden inside the toilet under s...

Facebook asks major US banks to share customer data

At least one large USA bank has walked away from talks in light of the ongoing investigations into Facebook's data sharing practices, says the WSJ . The company is aiming to boos...

PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi steps down

Her run will end on October 3rd after 24 years with the company. Laguarta will take over on October 3 and will also join the board, the company said in a statement . "She has d...

Conor McGregor to Face Nurmagomedov in Main Event at UFC 229

McGregor , speaking with TMZ, revealed a deal for his comeback fight was near to completion nearly two years since his last appearance in the octagon. "For Khabib, who is undefeat...

White House adviser warns China 'better not underestimate' Trump on trade - worldwide

China proposed a 25 percent tariff on imports of copper ore and concentrate from the USA , which shipped about 70,000 tons to the country a year ago . The commerce ministry issu...

Oil edges lower as supply concerns return

Traders said prices rallied early when industry information provider Genscape reported that crude inventories at the Cushing, Oklahoma, delivery hub for USA crude, dropped 1.1 m...

Spanish pilots union sues Ryanair over contracts

A month earlier in a memo seen by Reuters Ryanair said time-off duties for the pilots committee remained an issue but there was little between the two sides and it was hopeful of...

USA employers add 157,000 jobs, jobless rate slips to 3.9 percent

Manufacturing gained 37,000 jobs, driven by durable-goods and transportation companies. But, as with small businesses, manufacturers are having trouble filling job openings, she ...

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RBI monetary policy: Repo rate hiked by 25 bps

RBI monetary policy: Repo rate hiked by 25 bps

Mumbai: Home, auto and personal loans are set to get costlier as the Reserve Bank of India on Wednesday raised the repo rate , the rate at which it provides funds to banks, by ...

Record Iranian oil imports for India in July

Record Iranian oil imports for India in July

Purchases from Iran could slow from August as imports from Tehran are getting tougher after the United States in May pulled out of a 2015 nuclear deal and announced the renewal...

Oil Prices Drop as U.S. Inventory Grows

Oil Prices Drop as U.S. Inventory Grows

U.S. efforts to cut Iran's oil exports are expected to contribute to global oil price volatility in the short term, according to the International Energy Agency. EDT (2030 GMT) ...

That’s trillion with a T-Apple hits market value of $1 trillion

That’s trillion with a T-Apple hits market value of $1 trillion

He's right. It's extremely hard to avoid comparing Apple's good fortunes with the recent slump at Facebook , which can be crudely summed up as the result of the social networ...

USA considers higher tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports

USA considers higher tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports

The dynamic has proved hard to change, given USA consumers' reliance on Chinese goods. Two trump administration officials told reporters on a conference call that Trump remains...

China Plans Tariffs on $60 Billion of U.S. Goods

China Plans Tariffs on $60 Billion of U.S. Goods

China's Commerce Ministry said in a seperate statement Beijing's new set of proposed import tariffs on United States goods were rational and restrained. Beijing's earlier penalty ...

Pompeo Leans on Turkey to Release Pastor Brunson: 'The Clock's Run Out'

Pompeo Leans on Turkey to Release Pastor Brunson: 'The Clock's Run Out'

Pompeo met with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu in Singapore during a security conference in Southeast Asia. The administration is also seeking the release of several d...

China threatens new tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods

China threatens new tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods

The commerce ministry threat came after Wang met with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at a meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Singapore on Friday. "...

Apple is the first $1 trillion company in history

Apple is the first $1 trillion company in history

Started in the garage of co-founder Steve Jobs in 1976, that Apple has pushed its revenue beyond the economic outputs of Portugal, New Zealand and other countries, reports Reute...