Stories about Economy

Nov 06 2018

Lowe's Closing 51 Stores

Lowe's is closing almost 50 underperforming stores across the USA and Canada. John Greim via Getty Images Lowe's announced on Monday that it was closing some 30 stor...

Nov 06 2018

Amazon in 'advanced talks' to pick Northern Virginia for second headquarters

Shortly after the Post published its story, Mike Grella, Amazon's economic development director, addressed the "genius leaking info" about the plans in a tweet. Amazo...

Nov 06 2018

Amazon to Split HQ2 Between Crystal City, VA and NYC?

Amazon could announce its decision as early as this week, and prime contenders still in the running were reported to include Dallas , New York , and a city in the sta...

Nov 06 2018

Amazon to Offer Free Shipping With No Minimum Purchase This Holiday Season

Target announced last month it would offer free two-day shipping on all orders from November 1 to December 22. During the sale, Amazon will be hosting a Home of ...

Nov 04 2018

Trump, top Dems cross country in frenetic days before midterms

If this happens, the House will likely begin impeachment proceedings against the President - and if passed by a simple majority, it goes to the Senate which acts as a jur...

Nov 01 2018

NZ dollar lifted as Donald Trump predicts great deal with China

In addition, after a 60-day public comment period, the final round of tariffs could go into effect in February - just in time for the Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations....

Oct 31 2018

Govt Sends Letters to RBI Invoking Section 7 of RBI Act

How effective management is in controlling and monitoring credit risk can also have an effect on the what kind of credit rating can be achieved. But the specific warning ...

Oct 27 2018

Google parent Alphabet misses Q3 revenue estimates as ad sales slow down

The company has dominated e-commerce in the USA, but faces stepped-up competition from rivals such as Walmart Inc. That figure, which represents full-time and part-time...

Oct 26 2018

China denies spying on Trump's cellphone, suggests change of phones

US President Donald Trump hasn't given up his personal cellphone, unlike previous presidents, according to a report in the New York Times . If the U.S.is still c...

Oct 26 2018

Khashoggi's eldest son leaves Saudi Arabia for US

The Saudi disclosure came after Central Intelligence Agency director Gina Haspel heard an audio recording of the killing during a fact-finding visit to Turkey this week...

Oct 24 2018

Winning Numbers in 1.6 Billion Dollar Mega Millions Jackpot Announced

The biggest quirk starts with this fact: The advertised $1.6 billion Mega Millions prize - the world's largest ever lottery jackpot - and $620 million Powerball prize a...

Oct 24 2018

Turkish President Says Killing of Jamal Khashoggi Was ‘Premeditated’ and ‘Very Cruel’

Erdogan said 15 Saudi officials arrived in the country shortly before Khashoggi's death and that a man, apparently dressed in the writer's clothes, acted as a possible...

Oct 22 2018

Saudi king, crown prince condole with Khashoggi's family and relatives

Following a telephone conversation between Saudi Arabia's King Salman and Donald Trump , the USA president told reporters that the king had denied all knowledge of...

Oct 22 2018

Here are the winning numbers for the $470M Powerball jackpot

One person in Texas could have the winning ticket for the $2 million Megaplier prize , according to a Mega Millions press release . In 2016, a $1.58 billion Powerbal...

Oct 20 2018

Migrant Caravan Clash With Mexican Police, Break Down Border Fence

Early Thursday he tweeted: "I must, in the strongest of terms, ask Mexico to stop this onslaught - and if unable to do so I will call up the U.S. Military and CLOSE OUR S...

Oct 19 2018

US Mega Millions jackpot nears $1 billion, second largest on record

Dreams of being a billionaire are now in reach, thanks to the Mega Millions . If you want to find out if you picked some or all of the Mega Millions winning numbers th...

Oct 19 2018

Jamal Khashoggi: Turkey scours forest for HACKED UP remains after BARBAROUS 'murder'

There is a perception here among critics of the Trump administration that United States officials are working with the Saudis to give them time to come up with a "cover...

Oct 18 2018

Oil falls on U.S

Saudi Arabia has not only called the end of Russia's prominence as a global oil behemoth, but anticipates that Russia's oil exports "will have declined heavily if not di...

Oct 18 2018

SoftBank shares fall 5.5 percent as Saudi ties cause concern

Trump said he didn't "want to get into (Salman's) mind", but he added, "it sounded to me like maybe these could have been rogue killers". Pro-government Turkish media o...

Oct 18 2018

Mega Millions Jackpot Grows to $868 Million

The jackpot victor will need to match numbers on all five white balls and the Mega Ball. Winning numbers from the October 16 Mega Millions drawing were: 3-45-49-61-69 a...