Economy

Author: 0 Oil Prices Turn Corner After WTI Dips Below $45

Russia's top producer Rosneft helped prepare the deal and is ready to comply with the extension, according to Russian media. Russian President Vladimir Putin said extending output cuts for a further nine months was the right thing to do: "We support the proposal".

Author: 0 Deadline for Kulbhushan Jadhav to appeal against death sentence ending today

In its order indicating provisional measures, which was adopted unanimously, the Court also stated that the Government of Pakistan shall inform it of all measures taken in implementation of that Order. The Pakistan government is facing flak over the handling of the case at the ICJ where it suffered a massive blow after the court stayed Jadhav's death sentence and allowed him counselor access.

Economy Japan, New Zealand affirm commitment to future of TPP
Author: 0 Japan, New Zealand affirm commitment to future of TPP

Prime Minister Bill English and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe after talks today in Tokyo. He added that he came to Tokyo to deliver President Moon's intention to build forward-looking relations with Japan and his wish to meet the Japanese leader "at the earliest date" and "frequently".

Economy 4 men arrested in London on suspicion of terrorist plot
Author: 0 4 men arrested in London on suspicion of terrorist plot

Scotland Yard said the men were detained under the Terrorism Act in east London on Wednesday. Britain's domestic intelligence agency MI5 was thought to be part of the investigation which led to the arrests. The police force says the arrests are linked to activity in the United Kingdom, but has not revealed details of the alleged plot. The arrests were part of an ongoing investigation by the Metropolitan Police's Counter Terrorism Command and MI5 and were linked to UK-based activity.

Economy Is Trump Taping Conversations in the Oval Office? Sean Spicer Won't Say
Author: 0 Is Trump Taping Conversations in the Oval Office? Sean Spicer Won't Say

President Donald Trump threatened to shut down daily press briefings Friday as he sought to defend his White House from criticism of its shifting explanations and misstatements about the firing of FBI Director James Comey. Lyndon Johnson also recorded conversations. The Watergate scandal accelerated drastically when it was revealed Nixon taped conversations in the White House.

Author: 0 Hospital computer hit by ransomware

Open as normal from 8am until 8pm. "Staff are treating patients with urgent but non-emergency needs as usual", the trust said. Suffering from a minor condition or ailment? United Lincolnshire Trust and Northumbria Healthcare NHS Trust used social media to warn staff that they should not switch on any devices unless they have been specifically cleared by their manager.

Author: 0 Snapchat's parent company reports £1.7bn loss in first earnings report

A survey of more than 3,000 people in the United States revealed consumer confidence in SnapChat was quite low, with 62 percent claiming they expect a SnapChat alternative to be released to which they will switch. Facebook , in order to not miss the trend , launched their own disappearing stories in 2017. Snapchat with 166 million users approximately is nearly 34 million users behind.

Economy Sonali Bendre calls Justin Bieber's Mumbai concert 'waste of time'
Author: 0 Sonali Bendre calls Justin Bieber's Mumbai concert 'waste of time'

But what really sealed the deal for Justin Bieber's fans was the fact that he was lip-syncing to his songs, that too dreadfully. "We can see everyone go insane about him [ Justin Bieber]". "People paid 76K for seeing Justin lip sync to his own songs". The concert had cost a cool $4 million; like an global artiste of his level, Bieber had a pricey list of demands from the organisers; and fans had shelled out anything between Rs 5,000 to Rs 15,000 for tickets to the gig.

Author: 0 Windows 10 update aims to help identify best photos, videos

The company revealed the next major update for Windows 10 and it will be called the Fall Creators Update. Microsoft on Thursday, May 11, U.S. time, unveiled a forthcoming Windows update aimed at keeping its desktop and laptop computers at the heart of lifestyles' increasing reliant on smartphones.

Economy Chelsea clinches EPL title with 1-0 win over West Brom
Author: 0 Chelsea clinches EPL title with 1-0 win over West Brom

In the end Chelsea owed it to misfit Batshuayi, a peripheral figure for most of the season, to win the match and the title with only his second league goal since joining the club. "In my mind there was this option to play a 3-4-3 because I knew I had the players to do that". Middlesbrough will likely attempt to play hard-ball with Gibson, but following their relegation West Brom and Pulis will be in a strong position to secure the defender who looks like a promising talent and natural ...

Author: 0 Senate blocks moves to overturn Obama-era rule on drilling

Public officials across Western states argued Obama's methane rule generated much needed gas revenues for government coffers, requiring companies that might have otherwise flared gas to build pipelines to bring the gas to market. Although Gov. Tom Wolf has promised to impose regulations on existing gas infrastructure, draft rules from Pennsylvania's Department of Environmental Protection, released earlier this year, only would apply to new facilities.

Author: 0 Kushner Companies apologizes for name dropping Jared during China investors pitch

Ms Meyer mentioned her brother on Saturday and Sunday while urging investors to put $500,000 (£386,500) into a New Jersey real estate project in exchange for investor visas and residency cards in the U.S. Though Trump repeatedly bashed American immigration policies during last year's campaign, he did not criticize EB-5 visas. During Meyers' speech, reporters for the Times and the Washington Post were asked to leave after being told it was a "private event", though it had been ...

Author: 0 Landslide victory for Macron

Macron had served as economy minister in the outgoing, deeply unpopular government of President Francois Hollande. However, the euro soon fell back to $1.0970, with analysts pointing out that a Macron triumph had already been priced in over the past two weeks.

Economy Part of Trump's tax proposal would penalize Californians
Author: 0 Part of Trump's tax proposal would penalize Californians

Whilst the President used helping small businesses as a guise for the plan, it could actually be used to save him millions of dollars. However, many economists are skeptical about that argument, as the USA economic growth will average about only 1.9 percent over the next ten years, according to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office.

Economy OPEC likely to extend cuts, sources claim
Author: 0 OPEC likely to extend cuts, sources claim

United States crude production rose to 9.29 million barrels last week, the highest level since August 2015, according to the Energy Information Administration. Doubts that the OPEC-led cuts, even when fully implemented, will be deep enough to draw down bloated storage levels around the world are also weighing on prices.

Author: 0 Oversupply fears push oil prices to five-month lows

From Exxon Mobil Corporation to Total, the world's largest listed oil companies have sent a message to skeptical investors and rivals at Opec: we can get by in a world of $50 a barrel crude. Crude plunged to a six-month low, erasing gains sparked by OPEC's November output agreement, as concerns over a supply glut mounted. "There are other factors, in particular, a slow reduction in oil stocks or the spring fix at refineries".

Economy Puerto Rico announces historic debt restructuring in court
Author: 0 Puerto Rico announces historic debt restructuring in court

Almost 400,000 Puerto Ricans have moved to the mainland United States in the past several years, and there are now more Puerto Ricans living on the mainland than on the island. The largest municipal bankruptcy was roughly $18 billion owed by the city of Detroit in 2013. Puerto Rico has been able to sell huge amounts of debt due to its tax-free status in the United States municipal bonds market, making its debt more valuable than other city bonds.

Economy Jean-Marie Le Pen says daughter should have campaigned like Trump
Author: 0 Jean-Marie Le Pen says daughter should have campaigned like Trump

Le Pen, the 48-year-old female presidential contender, succeeded in 2011 his father Jean-Marie Le Pen to head the NF party, which he created in 1972. Speaking to voters from the Elysee Palace, the Socialist leader said France is in danger of "becoming isolated and breaking away from the EU" if Le Pen swept to power.

Author: 0 Trump wants to slash taxes on businesses

But he faces an enormous fight among clashing vested interests as Congress tries to rewrite the tax code. One memo will order Mnuchin to review a component of the law that allows federal regulators to liquidate failing financial firms during an economic crisis if those companies are large enough that their collapse would pose a threat to the economy.

Author: 0 Ovechkin Injury Gives Caps a Scare in Game 5 Win

We've worked hard for it. "Obviously, we didn't capitalize on it, but I thought we've gotten a lot of offensive zone time from those kills". It needed to be because Tom Wilson, a hero on Game 4 with two goals and some hustle plays, took four penalties and was benched in the third period.

Author: 0 Oil falls as U.S. data renews concerns about global glut

Earlier on Wednesday, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) said U.S. crude stocks fell 1 million barrels on the week, a bit less than anticipated. Overall, global fuel markets remain bloated, and Saudi Arabian Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih was quoted on Thursday in an interview with the Saudi-owned al-Hayat newspaper that supplies remained elevated in part because traders were selling supplies out of tanker storage.

Author: 0 FCC Chairman Sets Public Course for Making New Internet Regulations

Pai said he favors net neutrality principles but thinks industry can regulate itself to avoid major problems. FCC commissioners just before the historic 2015 vote to regulate the internet under Title II of the Telecommunications Act. The Internet Association, a group that represents more than 40 top Internet companies, including Google, Facebook , and Netflix, said the current rules are working and "these consumer protections should not be changed".

Economy Trump claims he will pay more under new tax plan
Author: 0 Trump claims he will pay more under new tax plan

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has asserted a couple of times that the tax plan will pay for itself by generating a lot of growth because the proposed changes will spur investment and create jobs. McMahon, the center's research director. It is perhaps the most complicated and uncompetitive business rate in the world. My tax return is probably higher than that from the floor.

Author: 0 Lawyer: United will save evidence in dragged passenger case

Passengers said the offers stopped at $800. United declined to comment, citing the potential litigation. The incident, which set off a public relations crisis for United, happened at Chicago O'Hare International Airport last Sunday.

Author: 0 Labour MP: 'Election is not about changing Government'

Theresa May has had an uncomfortable start to the general election campaign after every rival party rounded on her for refusing to take part in a televised debate. The Sun , Britain's top-selling newspaper, splashed the headline "Blue Murder" - a reference to the Conservatives' party colour and the prospect of Labour losing dozens of seats.

Author: 0 Maple Leafs drop finale, will face Capitals in first round

Kapanen (PIT's 2014 first round pick traded to Toronto in the Kessel deal) converted a Matt Hunwick pass for his first National Hockey League goal with just over five minutes left in regulation to tie the game, Brown deflected Jake Gardiner's point shot past goalie Marc-Andre Fleury for his 20th of the season to give the Leafs the lead.

Author: 0 Leaves Saturday's game after hit to head

Or you're a real good seed. He returned for one shift in the second period before exiting the game for good. Jake Guentzel reclaimed the lead for the Penguins nearly seven minutes into the third period with an unassisted goal that bounced off two Maple Leafs players on its way to the net.

Author: 0 Pressure on Maple Leafs in final weekend of National Hockey League season

No one usually recognizes Jake Gardiner on his walk home from the Air Canada Centre , but that changed Saturday evening after the Maple Leafs clinched their second playoff berth in the last 13 years. And, for that matter, the exciting young players across the National Hockey League. "They're a risky team". "I think it is a way different thing for our team", Babcock said.

Author: 0 Andersen back for playoffs

And with the Maple Leafs desperate to secure their first postseason spot since 2013 and just their second since 2006, a Kessel goal conjured old uneasiness in the arena to go with the present uncertainty about playoff chances. As has been the case basically all week, the Islanders need to keep winning (in regulation or OT) while the Leafs keep losing in regulation. The Jackets are winless in their last four road games and 7-2 in their last nine Sunday games while the Leafs are 4-1 in their ...

Author: 0 Reliance Jio tariff plans announced - Jio Prime subscription

Jio has institutionalised a comprehensive mechanism to regularly monitor all the data tariff plans offered by its rivals in India and is committed to match the highest selling plan offered by competition with the promise of 20 percent additional data, Ambani said.

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