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Former Egyptian PM Ahmed Shafiq left Emirates to Cairo Former Egyptian PM Ahmed Shafiq left Emirates to Cairo
- Декабря 04, 2017

He announced last week from the UAE that he would run in Egypt's 2018 presidential election. He has since been found innocent of all corruption allegations, clearing the way for his return home. Lawyer Adly wrote that Shafiq wanted to leave the UAE for France, but was later told he would be taken to Egypt instead. Charges were laid down against him, but he was acquitted of some, while the others were dropped. (more...)
Arun Jaitley on GDP growth: Impact of GST, demonetisation now behind us Arun Jaitley on GDP growth: Impact of GST, demonetisation now behind us
- Декабря 04, 2017

According to Central Statistics Office (CSO) data, the economic activities that registered growth of over 6 per cent in the second quarter are manufacturing, electricity, gas, water supply, other utility services and trade, hotels, transport and communication, and services related to broadcasting. (more...)
Giants find their replacement for Manning Giants find their replacement for Manning
- Декабря 03, 2017

Not being at the team's headquarters Tuesday when Manning was devastated by the decision topped the list. "You just feel like the guy has earned the opportunity, if they are deciding in fact to go in the other direction, you feel like he's earned the opportunity to finish it off, finish off these last five weeks", Rivers said. (more...)
RBS to close 259 branches and shed jobs RBS to close 259 branches and shed jobs
- Декабря 03, 2017

Accern also assigned media headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 44.5193534724611 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. (more...)
GM plans large scale launch GM plans large scale launch
- Декабря 03, 2017

President Dan Ammann told investors during a call today that fleets of the company's autonomous Chevy Bolt electric cars will be ready to deploy "in large scale, in the most complex environments, in 2019". "The more you use it, the better it will get", Ammann said at the event. "The good news is we see a pretty clear path to how we can do that". GM is a relative newcomer to the autonomous auto industry. (more...)
Infosys names Capgemini's Salil S. Parekh as CEO after Vishal Sikka clash Infosys names Capgemini's Salil S. Parekh as CEO after Vishal Sikka clash
- Декабря 03, 2017

Nilekani has also since said that he is convinced that Sikka and Seshasayee did no wrong in running Infosys. Following the exit of Sikka, Infosys Ltd had begun a search for a new CEO while bringing back former CEO Nandan Nilekani as the Executive Chairman of the reconstituted Board of the company and appointing Chief Operating Officer (COO) Pravin Rao as the interim CEO. (more...)
Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
- Декабря 03, 2017

It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. Nomura has "Buy" rating and $115 target. Therefore 17% are positive. Microsoft Corporation had 135 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has a market cap of $158,310.89, a PE ratio of 18.39, a P/E/G ratio of 2.23 and a beta of 1.38. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.01 in 2017 Q2. (more...)
The Coca (KO) Holder Bb&T Corp Has Increased Position by $3.47 Million The Coca (KO) Holder Bb&T Corp Has Increased Position by $3.47 Million
- Декабря 03, 2017

Compagnie Financière Richemont SA (OTCMKTS:CFRHF) has 0.00% since December 1, 2016 and is. SMLP's profit will be $2.24M for 162.92 P/E if the $0.03 EPS becomes a reality. Its share price has risen 27.03% in three months and is down -0.70% for the last five trades. Steinberg Glob Asset Mgmt holds 0.08% or 11,655 shares. (more...)
Manufacturing growth hits highest level in 18 years Manufacturing growth hits highest level in 18 years
- Декабря 02, 2017

The Nikkei India Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) rose from 50.3 in October to 52.6 in November, indicating substantial improvement of operating conditions in the country's manufacturing sector. The findings add to evidence that a recovery in Asia's third-largest economy is on track. It was still lower compared to the 56.3 posted a year earlier. (more...)
Japanese phenom Shohei Ohtani is now available to Major League Baseball teams Japanese phenom Shohei Ohtani is now available to Major League Baseball teams
- Декабря 02, 2017

The price: a $20 million posting fee to the Nippon-Ham Fighters, Ohtani's former team, and a relatively small bonus that falls within the parameters of the league's worldwide bonus pool. The Sox have limited funds in their worldwide bonus pool but nevertheless made a presentation to Ohtani, according to Hahn. According to Ronald Blum of the Associated Press, the Texas Rangers , New York Yankees and Minnesota Twins are the only teams who can offer a signing bonus of more than $3 million. (more...)
Japanese Emperor Akihito to Abdicate in April 2019 Japanese Emperor Akihito to Abdicate in April 2019
- Декабря 02, 2017

After the emperor abdicates, his elder son Crown Prince Naruhito will ascend the throne on May 1, 2019. "I feel deep emotion that today, the opinion of the Imperial Household Council was smoothly decided and a big step was taken toward the imperial succession". (more...)
CME to Begin Trading Bitcoin Futures December 18 CME to Begin Trading Bitcoin Futures December 18
- Декабря 02, 2017

Due to its volatility, bitcoin futures will be subject higher margin levels and intraday price limits, the CME said. "We are operationally ready and we will be announcing a launch date shortly", the spokesperson said in the new statement. "Bitcoin, a virtual currency, is a commodity unlike any the Commission has dealt with in the past", said CFTC Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo in a press release. (more...)
German Christmas market closed after suspicious package found German Christmas market closed after suspicious package found
- Декабря 02, 2017

German police evacuated the city centre of Potsdam , near Berlin , on Friday afternoon after a package was found near a Christmas market containing fireworks and "hundreds of nails" in a tin. Christmas markets opened across Germany on Monday at the start of the holiday season, fortified with security staff and concrete barriers to protect shoppers. (more...)
Barnes & Noble (BKS) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.15 EPS Barnes & Noble (BKS) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.15 EPS
- Декабря 01, 2017

The company's shares have dropped more than 45 percent in the past 12 months. Public Employees Retirement System of OH increased its stake in Barnes & Noble by 1.4% in the first quarter. WARNING: "Barnes & Noble ( BKS ) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.15 EPS" was posted by Dispatch Tribunal and is the sole property of of Dispatch Tribunal. (more...)
Nestle fined $96500 for 'substandard' Maggi noodles Nestle fined $96500 for 'substandard' Maggi noodles
- Декабря 01, 2017

Maggi is consumed mostly by children and playing with the health of people by providing sub-standard products is something that can not be pardoned". The statement was given in context to an ongoing issue in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanapur where the district administration had slapped a huge fine on the company and its distributors after its popular noodles brand Maggi allegedly failed to pass a lab test. (more...)
Dow tops 24000 as tax bill garners crucial support Dow tops 24000 as tax bill garners crucial support
- Декабря 01, 2017

The blue-chip Dow index has crossed four similar 1,000-point milestones this year on the back of strong corporate earnings, robust economic data and hopes that Trump's tax plan would make headway. However, the S&P technology sector .SPLRCT erased some of its losses on Thursday to end up nearly 1 percent. The S&P 500 rose 45.16 points, or 1.7 percent. (more...)
Applebee's offering $1 Long Island Iced Teas throughout December Applebee's offering $1 Long Island Iced Teas throughout December
- Декабря 01, 2017

Applebee's; for when Red Lobster is just a bit too upscale! If you're wondering, LITs are made with vodka, gin, rum, tequila, triple sec, lime and coke and are the preferred dink of assholes. $1 Long Island ice tea would be a pretty nice treat after all that holiday shopping! "The Dollar L.I.T.is kind to your pocket book and a great drink to share with old friends and new ones this holiday season". (more...)
5 dead including 3 children as stolen vehicle hits tree 5 dead including 3 children as stolen vehicle hits tree
- Ноября 30, 2017

Police say it was the only
vehicle involved in the crash, they know it was travelling
in the direction of Northside
Retail Park and there were no pedestrians involved but could not speculate over speed. Victim Anthoney Armour was a father-of-two whose partner was expecting a third child in a just three weeks. "I can't say how the situation evolved because we haven't
got all that information yet, hopefully as we move forward and as we piece all the evidence together we might end up in
a ... (more...)
Archdiocese of Washington Challenges Metro System's Advertising Guidelines - Archdiocese of Washington Archdiocese of Washington Challenges Metro System's Advertising Guidelines - Archdiocese of Washington
- Ноября 30, 2017

The website also includes a section about Catholic Advent and Christmas traditions and includes tips for how families can start their own traditions. advertisements, Outfront Media, which rejected it within 24 hours. "The ad in question was declined because it is prohibited by WMATA's current advertising guidelines". (more...)
Arby's owner to buy Buffalo Wild Wings for $2.4 billion Arby's owner to buy Buffalo Wild Wings for $2.4 billion
- Ноября 30, 2017

The purchase also comes amid continued struggles for Buffalo Wild Wings, which has been affected by rising chicken prices and struggles to attract customers . Buffalo Wild Wings, also known as B-Dubs, was facing enormous pressure from activist investors to go through with the Arby's deal. Shares were up another 6.5 percent to $155.90 in premarket trading Tuesday, lifting it more than 30 percent above that closing price. (more...)
TRAI Issues Recommendations On Net Neutrality; Defends Free Internet TRAI Issues Recommendations On Net Neutrality; Defends Free Internet
- Ноября 29, 2017

In its recommendation order, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has indicated that these principles of non-discrimination and equal access can be brought into force with amendments to the license agreements that govern bodies which provide Internet services in India. (more...)
U.S. court upholds Trump admin takeover of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau U.S. court upholds Trump admin takeover of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
- Ноября 29, 2017

Federal District Judge Timothy Kelly - who was nominated to his position by Trump in June - ruled Tuesday that, while the deputy normally does slide into the director's office when there's a vacancy, the president retains the option to choose someone else. (more...)
Waymo Trade Secret Trial Delayed After Uber Accused of Sneakily Withholding Evidence Waymo Trade Secret Trial Delayed After Uber Accused of Sneakily Withholding Evidence
- Ноября 29, 2017

Jacobs testified on Tuesday that Uber deliberately researched competitors and used technology to avoid a paper trail. US District Judge William Alsup judge, who is presiding over Waymo's trade secret theft lawsuit against Uber, announced today that the trial, which was set to begin next week, will be delayed as the court tries to determine whether Uber withheld crucial evidence. (more...)
YouTube deletes 150K videos that led to ad boycott YouTube deletes 150K videos that led to ad boycott
- Ноября 29, 2017

As a result, the company disabled the comment section on thousands of such clips and banned hundreds of users that harassed children. Advertisers including HP and candy companies Cadbury and Mars suspended their YouTube campaigns after a Times of London report showed ads appearing next to the videos. (more...)
Smartphones sales break all record on Black Friday: Adobe
- Ноября 28, 2017

Those figures were released by Adobe Digital Insights , which tracks 80 percent of online spending at the 100 largest retail websites in the United States, CNN reported . counterparts, extending their promotional campaigns over two weeks or more, which did risk diluting the impact of the event", he said. But Brian Field, senior director of advisory services for ShopperTrak, is optimistic. (more...)

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