United Kingdom government adamant on Brexit deadline, despite another delay request

Without specifically mentioning the Benn act , it adds that the United Kingdom government is pressing on with plans to get a deal completed by October 31. Johnson, at the very last minute on Saturday night, asked the Europeans for a Brexit delay, ... Más..

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China's Economic Growth Dips to New Nearly Three-Decade Low
Por | Domingo, Octubre 20, 2019

China's Economic Growth Dips to New Nearly Three-Decade Low

China's value-added industrial output, an important economic indicator, expanded 5.6 percent year on year in the first three quarters, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Friday. The US and China have ...Más..

Towns are getting their first Chick-fil-A restaurants
Por | Domingo, Octubre 20, 2019

Towns are getting their first Chick-fil-A restaurants

After the statement was made LGBT people began a series of boycotts, kiss-ins and same-sex marriages outside the restaurants across the US. LGBT+ rights groups in Reading, including the organizers of Reading...Más..

Johnson Defiant After British Parliament Votes to Force Brexit Delay
Por | Domingo, Octubre 20, 2019

Johnson Defiant After British Parliament Votes to Force Brexit Delay

Steve Baker, the head of a hardline Brexit faction in the Conservative Party, has told his European Research Group allies they should vote for Johnson's deal. We will seek to ensure that it becomes the law befo...Más..

EUR/USD Reaches Fresh Highs Amid Orderly Brexit Hopes
Por | Domingo, Octubre 20, 2019

EUR/USD Reaches Fresh Highs Amid Orderly Brexit Hopes

Asia did see a 1.2% slump in Chinese shares but Wall Street futures were steady and European bourses had mostly recovered from their early wobbles after carmarker Renault issued a screeching profit warning. Opp...Más..

Piyush Goyal says Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee is ‘Left-leaning’
Por | Domingo, Octubre 20, 2019

Piyush Goyal says Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee is ‘Left-leaning’

The NYAY or Nyuntam Aay Yojana is a minimum income guarantee scheme that headlined the Congress manifesto for the national election earlier this year. He also blamed PM Narendra Modi for the economic slowdown...Más..

El dólar subió cinco centavos y cerró a $ 60,58
Por | Sábado, Octubre 19, 2019

El dólar subió cinco centavos y cerró a $ 60,58

No obstante, la inmediata aparición de la autoridad monetaria y de otros bancos oficiales con ventas en el sector donde operan bancos y empresas puso límite para la suba de hoy, generando bajas transitorias de ...Más..

GM, Union Reach Tentative Deal but Strike May Not End
Por | Sábado, Octubre 19, 2019

GM, Union Reach Tentative Deal but Strike May Not End

The UAW-GM strike isn't the only strike the union has going as it works through the negotiation process with two other companies: Aramark Corp. and Mack Trucks Inc. Around the corner on Vulcan Street at an entr...Más..

Manmohan Singh says no hope of reaching $5 trillion target by 2024
Por | Sábado, Octubre 19, 2019

Manmohan Singh says no hope of reaching $5 trillion target by 2024

We've not given any loans to cronies. Rajan's comment that the government didn't have a coherent narrative on the economy seems to have stung the minister. The NDA government should have learnt from the UPA's...Más..

Saudi Aramco delays IPO
Por | Sábado, Octubre 19, 2019

Saudi Aramco delays IPO

This might also well mean a delay until 2020. The delay to the IPO's launch was reported by the Financial Times earlier. Aramco had been expected to announce plans next week to float a 1 per cent to 2...Más..

J&J baby powder lot recalled after asbestos contamination found
Por | Sábado, Octubre 19, 2019

J&J baby powder lot recalled after asbestos contamination found

Chief Financial Officer Joseph Wolk said on a Tuesday conference call with investors that the company wouldn't set aside any legal reserves for the more than 100,000 lawsuits it faces across its portfolio of d...Más..

Risky selfies get cruise passengers banned for life
Por | Sábado, Octubre 19, 2019

Risky selfies get cruise passengers banned for life

We've seen our fair share of risky selfies and photo shoots, but this stunt made global headlines today thanks, in part, to a photo of the incident taken by fellow passenger Peter Blosic. He also confirmed sh...Más..

Nuevo Volvo XC40 Recharge — Oficial
Por | Sábado, Octubre 19, 2019

Nuevo Volvo XC40 Recharge — Oficial

El XC40 Recharge , basado en el SUV compacto XC40 -ganador de múltiples premios y récord de ventas-, es el primero de una familia de vehículos Volvo totalmente eléctricos. Para satisfacer las prevision...Más..

Por | Sábado, Octubre 19, 2019

China's economic slowdown deepens, weighing on global growth

The reading - in line with an AFP survey of 13 analysts - is the worst quarterly figure since 1992 but within the government's target range of 6.0-6.5 percent for the whole year. In nominal terms, China's GDP g...Más..

Second Woodford fund frozen as implosion continues
Por | Viernes, Octubre 18, 2019

Second Woodford fund frozen as implosion continues

Neil Woodford , one of Britain's most high-profile fund managers, called it quits on Tuesday, announcing he was shutting his investment firm after Link sacked him as manager of his flagship 3 billion pound LF ...Más..

Volvo XC40 Recharge: Volvo's first fully electric vehicle expected in 2020
Por | Viernes, Octubre 18, 2019

Volvo XC40 Recharge: Volvo's first fully electric vehicle expected in 2020

The new Volvo XC40 Recharge SUV gets two 150 kW electric motors mounted on the front and rear axle that produce about 402 bhp and 659 Nm of peak torque. Volvo will also look to improve its own carbon foot...Más..

Hong Kong leader aims to ease the housing crunch inflaming protests
Por | Jueves, Octubre 17, 2019

Hong Kong leader aims to ease the housing crunch inflaming protests

After two thwarted attempts, unable to continue through the ruckus, Lam fell back on Plan B: delivering the speech 75 minutes late by video link, standing ramrod-straight with China's yellow-starred red flag ...Más..

After US withdrawal, Russian Federation asserts itself in Syria
Por | Jueves, Octubre 17, 2019

After US withdrawal, Russian Federation asserts itself in Syria

Erdogan said any call or visit to Turkey from foreign leaders regarding Syria will be a "waste of time and energy" unless Turkey's "unequivocal and reasonable" stance is taken into account. Trump insisted the U...Más..

Marijuana producer destroying $58M of pot
Por | Jueves, Octubre 17, 2019

Marijuana producer destroying $58M of pot

Now it is destroying its unauthorized cannabis, some of which was returned from patients, distributors and retailers, the company said. CannTrust had its licenses to produce and sell cannabis suspended on Sep...Más..

GM, union close to deal to end month-long UAW strike
Por | Jueves, Octubre 17, 2019

GM, union close to deal to end month-long UAW strike

When the national council reviews the deal's terms, it will also decide whether almost 50,000 workers should remain on strike or whether they should go back to work before the full membership ratifies the agree...Más..

Erdoğan says Turkey will end Syria offensive 'if Kurds withdraw'
Por | Jueves, Octubre 17, 2019

Erdoğan says Turkey will end Syria offensive 'if Kurds withdraw'

Russian military police are patrolling the line of contact between Syrian and Turkish government troops. Russia's presidential envoy for Syria Alexander Lavrentiev said on Tuesday that Turkey has no right...Más..

China's trade with U.S. shrinks again in September
Por | Miércoles, Octubre 16, 2019

China's trade with U.S. shrinks again in September

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin warned of a coming tariff hike if China does not finalize the specifics of a newly negotiated partial trade deal announced by President Donald Trump last week . One of Tru...Más..

International Monetary Fund trims 2019 China growth forecast as USA tariffs bite
Por | Miércoles, Octubre 16, 2019

International Monetary Fund trims 2019 China growth forecast as USA tariffs bite

However, India still retains its rank as the world's fastest-growing major economy, tying with China, with a projected growth rate of 6.1 per cent for the current fiscal year. The WEO cut India's growth rate by...Más..

Porsche Taycan 4S revealed
Por | Martes, Octubre 15, 2019

Porsche Taycan 4S revealed

While Porsche aficionados will instantly recognize the 4S nameplate from other models like the 911 and the Panamera , the Taycan puts a unique spin on it by breaking it down into two powertrains. Porsche us...Más..

Health officials: North Texas death linked to vaping
Por | Lunes, Octubre 14, 2019

Health officials: North Texas death linked to vaping

As of Thursday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) had confirmed 26 deaths across 21 states, including three fatalities each in Alabama and California. Sixteen percent of the patients were u...Más..