Stories about Economy

Янв 16 2019

Ocasio-Cortez should worry markets, Horizon’s chief global strategist says

The appointment represents a vote of confidence from party leadership after Ocasio-Cortez was left off the House Ways and Means Committee, which oversees economic policy ...

Янв 12 2019

China retailers slash iPhone prices after Apple sales warning

Apart from the camera and a faster processor, we are likely going to see Apple debut some AR features with the devices as well. In total, six retailers have instituted ...

Янв 12 2019

China Trade Talks Extend to Wednesday, Trump Sees Progress

China's Ministry of Commerce said Thursday the two sides would "maintain close contact". As per the Chinese Commerce Ministry statement, both countries "conducted exten...

Янв 11 2019

Kim Jong-un leaves China with 'backing for second Trump summit'

President Donald Trump . -North Korea summits and hopes the two sides 'will meet each other halfway '. Kim said during his China visit this week that there is no ch...

Янв 11 2019

Taiwanese technology giants unveil new products at CES 2019 | Tech

More than 180,000 people are attending this year's CES, which will have more than 4,500 exhibits. The startup's founder and CEO, Lora Haddock (pictured above), has also g...

Янв 09 2019

US, Chinese officials extend Beijing trade talks

But economists say that is too little time to resolve issues that have disrupted U.S. Asian stocks markets jumped after the talks were extended for an unscheduled thi...

Янв 08 2019

Tax refunds could be delayed due to government shutdown

During the shutdown, the IRS can do many of its activities, such as protecting government property, process returns that come with payments and conduct criminal investiga...

Янв 07 2019

Weather Channel app accused of selling users’ personal data

Depending on how the lawsuit filed Thursday plays out, it could come as a serious credibility and financial blow, not just to the Weather Company , but also IBM. Feuer s...

Янв 03 2019

Lexington police saddened after box truck carrying donuts catches fire

The photos show the officer pretending to cry, devastated at the loss of their beloved Krispy Kreme treats. Police departments across the country are offering their con...

Дек 28 2018

Amazon reports record holiday season buoyed by devices, including Echo Dot

Glam Glitter Series doll, Bose Corp. wireless headphones and clothes from Carhartt Inc. Amazon's holiday shopping announcement is filled with other interesting facts ab...

Дек 27 2018

Oil prices fall after jump the day before; glut, economy worries weigh

Worldwide standard Brent crude fell around one per cent to $53.92 per barrel in the early morning as worries over increased supply and poor global economic conditions h...

Дек 27 2018

Shutdown cuts Christmas vacation short for Federal employees

Wednesday brings the first full business day after several government departments and agencies closed up over the weekend due to a budgetary stalemate between President ...

Дек 25 2018

What's open and closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day

Here's a quick look at the store hours for Family Dollar , Dollar General , and Dollar Tree . And so does Kohl's which has been open non-stop since 7 a.m. Aventura Mal...

Дек 23 2018

U.S. stocks suffer worst week in seven years

For the day, the Nasdaq index fell nearly 3%, the S&P 500 tumbled more than 2%, and the Dow slid 1.8%. The broad-based S&P dropped 1.5 per cent to 2,506.87, while the t...

Дек 23 2018

Altria Buys 35 Percent Stake In E-Cigarette Maker Juul

Altria is buying 35% of San Francisco-based Juul, valuing it at £38bn. Juul employees may be celebrating this holiday season a little harder this year due to a huge $2 ...

Дек 22 2018

$1.43 EPS Expected for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA) on January, 3

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Дек 22 2018

Williams Says the Fed's Rate Hike Guidance Isn't a Commitment

The S&P 500 and Dow Jones industrial average fell 1.6 percent and 2 percent, respectively, with the Dow down 679 points at its session low. By trimming the number o...

Дек 20 2018

Repeated drone sightings halt flights at Gatwick Airport

Gatwick Airport in the UK's Sussex has halted its operations, including suspending numerous flights, after reports emerged of more than one drone flying in the airfield, ...

Дек 20 2018

Facebook Gave Microsoft, Amazon, Netflix Unrestricted Access To User Data

But to do that, Facebook had to give Spotify the user's list of Facebook friends. In their defense, Netflix and Spotify have claimed that they were unaware of the ...

Дек 18 2018

Google Announces New $1 Billion Manhattan Campus In Hudson Square

Google Hudson Square will become its main facility for its NY based activities. After establishing its first NYC offices in 2000, Google now has more than 7,000 empl...