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Stories about Finance

Sep 30 2018

Ripple (XRP/USD)- Guide for Buying Ripple XRP through Changelly

XRP clearly has, among the majors [cryptocurrencies], the lowest transaction costs. However, Ripple in contrast wants to provide technology that will make the existing...

Sep 26 2018

Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger Are Leaving Instagram

According to a report from Bloomberg , the departures come "after growing tensions with [Facebook CEO] Mark Zuckerberg over the direction of the product". Facebook's...

Sep 24 2018

Oil prices climb amid drop in stockpiles, strong gasoline demand

U.S. crude futures were up $1.08 at $70.93 a barrel by 11:15 a.m. [1515 GMT], after the U.S. Energy Information Administration said crude and gasoline stockpiles fell l...

Sep 24 2018

Jet Airways flight makes emergency landing as 30 passengers suffer bleeding

The passengers on the flight reportedly wore oxygen masks in response to the mishap which has brought up a discussion concerning air safety in India. About 30 of the 16...

Sep 22 2018

Oil Prices Fall Amidst Escalating Trade Jitters

Data from the InterContinental Exchange shows open interest in calls that give the owner the right to buy Brent futures at $80 and $85 by next week grew by almost 45 pe...

Sep 18 2018

The implications of US-China trade war

The Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday that the USA plans to impose 10 percent tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods in the coming days and they will take effec...

Sep 17 2018

Even More Strawberry Brands May Have Been Contaminated With Needles

While the contamination has only impacted two brands, Queensland Chief Health Officer Jeanette Young advised anyone who bought strawberries in Queensland , New South...

Sep 14 2018

Anniversary of 9-11 gives perspective to NAFTA impasse, Freeland says

The average part that goes into the Pacifica in final assembly crosses the border six times", Dilkens said. Meanwhile, despite the "several" issues still in dispute, th...

Sep 14 2018

Amazon CEO says 'HQ2' decision will be announced before end of year

The Seattle-based Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation as the world's largest private nonprofit foundation has an endowment worth over $40 billion U.S. and has long supporte...

Sep 12 2018

Trump Makes False GDP Claim, Reports 'Fox Business'

The unemployment rate is at near-20-year lows, but recorded its steepest declines while Mr Obama was in charge. "It's the highest in 10 years". In the Donald Trump ...

Sep 11 2018

Truth of hike: BJP talks about percentage increase in petrol, diesel prices

The Bharat Bandh called by the Congress and Left on Monday against rising fuel prices and tumbling rupee evoked mixed response in the country as the opposition closed...

Sep 10 2018

After smoking marijuana, Elon Musk rejigs top Tesla management

Tesla said Chief Accounting Officer Dave Morton resigned because of discomfort with the public attention and pace of work. Musk has admitted that running an electric...

Sep 10 2018

Mike Pence Calls Barack Obama's Criticism of Donald Trump 'Very Disappointing'

Ahead of the midterm elections in November, Obama urged young people to cast their votes, "because our democracy depends on it". Former President Barack Obama speak...

Sep 09 2018

Bitcoin price (BTC/USD) drops below $6,500 amid market-wide crypto slump

On Wednesday of this week, the cryptocurrency market saw a sharp decline across the board. "At this point we have not reached a conclusion on the scope of our digital...

Sep 08 2018

China's US trade surplus hit record high in August

Trump initiated the trade war to punish Beijing for what it says are China's predatory tactics to try to supplant U.S. technological supremacy. The official Chinese...

Sep 08 2018

Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma to retire on Monday

Huge conglomerates like Alibaba, Tencent, Baidu and JD.com are to China what Facebook and Google are to the United States. "I can never be as rich , but one thing I can ...

Sep 07 2018

Justin Trudeau: New Trade Deal Must Protect Canadian Cultural Sovereignty and Identity

Finally, the higher domestic content rule, which requires that 75 per cent (up from 62.5 per cent) of the parts in any vehicle sold in North America be produced in the U....

Sep 03 2018

Museveni in Beijing for China-Africa meeting

It is expected that the summit will adopt the new Beijing Action Plan (2019 to 2021), which will chart a new course of China-Africa friendship and mutually beneficial c...

Sep 02 2018

Houghton Regis based firm Whitbread, sells Costa Coffee for £3.9b

JAB Holdings, an investment holding company, has been buying up businesses and brands associated with Peet's, Caribou, Stumptown and Krispy Kreme Doughnuts. Coca-Cola has...