Stories about Finance

Sep 18 2018

India's Iran Oil Purchases to Fade Ahead of US Sanctions

In theory Saudi Arabia could immediately raise output to 11.5 million barrels a day-that's what Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman told Bloomberg in April 2016. "We've ...

Sep 17 2018

Strawberry crisis spreads to NSW as boy finds pin in Coles punnet

The Queensland farmer and owner of the Berrylicious and Berry Obsession brands has seen his company's name splashed all over the national news alongside horror stories ...

Sep 12 2018

Fox Business' Charles Gasparino Calls Out Trump's GDP Lie

Last month, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders falsely claimed that Trump has created three times as many jobs for black workers as his predecessor ...

Sep 08 2018

Trump escalates trade war, threatens duties on nearly all Chinese imports

And China has vowed to hit $60 billion in U.S. products in retaliation. The implementation of tariffs on $200 billion of products from China "will take place very soo...

Sep 07 2018

Trump Swipes at Obama Speech: ‘I Fell Asleep’

In fact, the previous POTUS went ahead and used Trump's name in the speech, something he's never done before after his time in the White House was over. Obama had so fa...

Sep 06 2018

Two friends pull off epic prank at a Texas McDonald's

But instead of complaining, the two friends got to pranking! He pointed out the many posters within the establishment, noticing that there were no Asian models in any o...

Sep 05 2018

Ayanna Pressley Defeats Longtime Representative Mike Capuano in MA Democratic Primary Upset

She was the first black woman elected to the Boston City Council in 2009. Sitting in the back of the IBEW in Dorchester, Pressley jumped up from her seat after a mome...

Sep 05 2018

Amazon is 2nd USA company to reach $1 trillion market value

Apple became the first $1 trillion company last month. Analysts expect Apple's revenue to jump 14.9 percent in its fiscal year ending in September, according to Thom...

Sep 04 2018

Fuel prices, barring one, to remain unchanged

Chidambaram said the Centre and states must act together to bring petrol and diesel under GST immediately. Petrol and diesel prices vary from state to state due to loc...

Sep 02 2018

Federal Court of Appeal quashes approval of Trans Mountain

Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau said earlier in the day that the federal government is dedicated to move forward with the Trans Mountain project. The ruling means...

Sep 02 2018

Hey, Alexa: California Just Passed Internet of Things Bills

Meanwhile, the California Cable & Telecommunications Association (CCTA ) argued that the state law goes too far and will further foster a sense of uncertainty that coul...

Aug 31 2018

Coke into coffee: Coca-Cola buys United Kingdom coffee chain Costa for $7 billion

Whitbread acquired Costa in 1995 for £19m when it had 39 shops. "In the last few years we've been building the brand of Costa and making it worldwide, and so for the f...

Aug 30 2018

99.3% of demonetised currency returned to banks: RBI

Without elaborating further, Garg said that the government has achieved the targets it had set for the demonetisation drive, including checking black money, conterfeit ...

Aug 29 2018

'Enrique? Hellooo?': Trump in awkward call with Mexican leader after trade agreement

But administration officials said Monday there's no reason Congress couldn't approve a two-way deal with Mexico , if necessary. The three North American countries do...

Aug 27 2018

Fed chief stands firm on rate policy

Speaking on Friday at an annual economic symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, Powell said the central bank faces two major risks - "moving too fast and needlessly shorte...

Aug 24 2018

Trump says market would 'crash' if he were impeached

Mr Trump then launched into a rambling statement on job creation and other economic progress he said had been made during his presidency and insisted Americans would be...

Aug 22 2018

Britain wants the European Union to replicate the US's sanctions on Russian Federation

Who knows? We're going to see", he said, adding about Kim, "I like him. At the same time, U.S. President Donald Trump has repeatedly cast doubt on assertions that Russi...

Aug 22 2018

Trump bashes Fed chief Powell in interview with Reuters

Trump has, however, made reducing US trade deficits a priority, and the combination of rising interest rates and a strengthening dollar poses risks for export growth. Mr....

Aug 19 2018

Cheerios, Quaker Oats, Contain Roundup Chemical Glyphosate Linked To Cancer

Other brands that tested positive for glyphosate included Kellog's Oat Bran, as well as granola and granola bars with oats. The chemical is commonly found in Roundup, a...

Aug 17 2018

China: Trade talks with the United States are back on

A senior USA government official confirmed the talks and said: "We expect to discuss steps to achieve a more balanced trading relationship". The statement said China ...