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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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China's September trade surplus with U.S. widens to record $34.13 billion

However, an oil trader told Reuters that refinery run rates have been on the rise last month, suggesting demand for fuels was improving. China's exports to the USA rose to $46...

Turkish prosecutor seeks 10-year jail term for United States pastor

He was swept up in the wave of arrests that followed the botched military coup in 2016, during which tens of thousands of people - including artists, intellectuals and ordinary Tur...

President Trump blames 'loco' Federal Reserve for October's big stock drop

The Fed, as you know, is gradually raising short-term rates to unwind the zero-percent rates it imposed in 2008-2009 to combat the financial crisis. Trump said he had no intent...

International Monetary Fund downgrades outlook for U.S., China as result of trade war

The fund also slightly lowered its forecast for Japan's economy to 1.1 percent growth in 2018, down 0.1 of a percentage point from an April estimate, but maintained a prediction ...

European Union officials warned to prepare for no-deal Brexit

As manufacturers of cars and other goods warn the Theresa May government of job losses and other impact of Brexit, a report promoted by former prime minister Tony Blair on Thur...

Tech stocks lead Wall Street slump as investors shun risk

Wall Street stocks plunged Wednesday, with major indices losing more than three percent in a selloff prompted by the sudden jump in United States interest rates. The FAANGs, spre...

US market 'correction' isn't surprising - US Treasury secretary

President Donald Trump said he believes "the Fed has gone crazy " amid recent interest rate hikes. The turmoil came a day after the International Monetary Fund slashed its glo...

International Monetary Fund raises Japan growth forecast, cuts global estimate due to trade tension

US President Donald Trump has accused China of deliberately manipulating its currency to gain a trade advantage, claims Beijing consistently rejected. Tobias Adrian, director o...

Yale And NYU Professors Share Nobel In Economics

Responding to press question about this year's prize and climate change , Romer said , "Optimism helps to motivate people". "Darn right they were sending a message", Warsh said...

'The Fed has gone crazy': Trump points finger for Wall Street tumble

It's so tight. I think the Fed has gone insane ", Trump told reporters as he arrived for a campaign rally ahead of the U.S. mid-term elections. A stock market correction is de...

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Turkish Official: Saudis Used Bone Saw to Dismember Body of Jamal Khashoggi

Turkish Official: Saudis Used Bone Saw to Dismember Body of Jamal Khashoggi

The Post has obtained video recordings and other evidence showing how a group of 15 Saudi operatives entered the country on October 2, the day Mr. He moved to the U.S. mor...

Saudi Arabia to let Turkey search its Istanbul consulate

Saudi Arabia to let Turkey search its Istanbul consulate

Iran's Oil Minister this week brushed off "nonsense" claims by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman that Saudi Arabia can replace Iranian oil. No security footage has bee...

China stocks rebound as Beijing boosts policy support

China stocks rebound as Beijing boosts policy support

Conglomerate Metro Pacific Investments Corp., however, advanced 4 percent to P4.95, while Globe Telecom Inc., the second-largest telecommunications company, gained 2.6 percent to P...

International Monetary Fund slashes global growth forecasts

In a tweet, Mr Trump warned Beijing against seeking to influence the forthcoming U.S. midterm elections. Pakistan's foreign currency reserves dropped in late September to $8.4...

India hopes for US sanctions waiver after cutting Iran oil imports

India hopes for US sanctions waiver after cutting Iran oil imports

Two companies in India, which in the past have been big buyers or Iranian oil, have ordered barrels in November, according to India's oil minister. The grouping's June decision to ...

US Actively Considering Waivers on Iran Oil Sanctions

US Actively Considering Waivers on Iran Oil Sanctions

Speculators and hedge funds too were active in the market, making most of the volatility. Global benchmark Brent crude futures for December delivery fell 42 cents to settle at $8...

Indian Rupee Exchange Rate | Reserve Bank of India | American Dollar

Indian Rupee Exchange Rate | Reserve Bank of India | American Dollar

Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg said the GDP growth is expected to be higher than the RBI's projection of 7.4 per cent for the current fiscal. Fed Chairman Jerom...

Oil rises ahead of US Iran sanctions

Oil rises ahead of US Iran sanctions

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were up just 1c at $75.24 a barrel. Brent crude oil futures were at $84.86 a barrel at 3.40am GMT, up 6c from their last clos...

U.S. unemployment rate falls to lowest level since 1969

U.S. unemployment rate falls to lowest level since 1969

But he said the very low unemployment rate also reflected an increase in the number not looking for work, who were not classified as unemployed. The last time the United States ...