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by | June 03, 2018 | 05:44

While talk of a future model does seem to quash rumours of the marque's demise, the new Chrysler SUV was originally suggested back in 2014, when it was said to be arriving in 2017, complete with conventional and plug-in hybrid powertrains. "We still haven't decided where the electric 500 will be built", he said. FCA shareholder value has almost doubled since 2015, and 1 in every 17 utility vehicles sold worldwide was a Jeep vehicle.

by | June 03, 2018 | 03:34

Lyons said that while the new grant program wasn't specifically designed with age in mind, "certainly having a younger population is a good thought". Vermont's population is flat or slightly shrinking. State officials hope that Vermont's high quality of life will attract out-of-state workers to swap their office for a Vermont co-working space or home office, reports Burlington Free Press .

by | June 03, 2018 | 02:48

Di Maio is expected to lead a powerful new post that will combine labour and industry portfolios, in a move that could mark big changes to labour and environmental policies, given the M5S's stated opposition to big industry. "Why don't we just say that in this country it's pointless that we vote, as the ratings agencies, financial lobbies decide the governments", a livid Di Maio said in a video on Facebook .

by | June 03, 2018 | 02:00

A person who identified himself as a manager at the Traverse City store, reached by telephone, referred all questions to the corporate media relations department. Sears has tried to sell those brands and businesses before. Sales at established stores, a key gauge of a retailers health, tumbled almost 12 percent, down 9.5 percent at Kmart stores and 13.4 percent at Sears.

by | June 02, 2018 | 21:08

Gizmodo reports Google Cloud CEO Diane Greene informed employees in a meeting today that the company would continue work through the end of the current contract, sometime in 2019, but no further. Google declined to comment when contacted by Business Insider. Employees at the UK-based AI pioneer DeepMind, which Google acquired four years ago, are protesting and point out that the acquisition agreement said DeepMind tech wouldn't be used for military or surveillance projects.

by | June 02, 2018 | 18:53

If something happens, great. When asked about how the plans for modern transport compared to Elon Musk's tunnelling project "The Boring Company", Khosrowshahi said "Musk wants to go underground, we are going to, hopefully, make overground work".

by | June 02, 2018 | 09:48

The Spanish IBEX 35 sank 2.2 percent. The yield on Italian 2-year bonds soared 180 basis points due to ongoing political turmoil in Italy, in particular, concerns about what a new round of Italian elections might bring including stronger calls to exit the eurozone.

by | June 02, 2018 | 08:22

The EU threatened to make good on a threat it issued in March to impose tariffs on imports from the US that is 10 pages long , including everything from corn and tobacco, to T-shirts, Levi's jeans, bourbon, motor boats and various forms of steel.

by | June 02, 2018 | 08:22

The main driver of growth will be exports, says the Organisation, which also predicts that Greece will exceed the target for a primary surplus of 3.5% of GDP in 2018 and 2019. "The strength in non-mining business investment growth should more than make up for relatively flat housing construction activity expected in coming years", Fraser said.

by | June 01, 2018 | 19:37

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. has added Deutsche Bank's federally insured US business to a list of banks with weaknesses serious enough to endanger their financial viability, the person said Thursday, confirming reports by the Financial Times and The Wall Street Journal .

by | June 01, 2018 | 19:15

Prior to Ross's announcement , a senior Canadian official, speaking on condition of anonymity citing the sensitivity of the situation, confirmed Canada has prepared a list of US products that might face retaliatory tariffs , but declined to give further details.

by | June 01, 2018 | 18:57

To prevent a power vacuum after a no-confidence motion, Spanish law makes the motion's author - in this case, Sanchez - the country's new leader as soon as the king swears him in. But NBC News notes that it's not clear how long the former Economics professor's administration can last. "I am aware of the responsibility I am assuming, of the complex political moment our country is going through, and I will rise to all the challenges with humility and dedication", Sanchez told reporters.

by | June 01, 2018 | 18:33

The big four banks dropped 1-2 percent and miners Rio Tinto and South32 fell over 1 percent amid weakness in metal and iron ore prices while gold and healthcare stocks rose on defensive buying. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 added 0.2 percent to 6,013.60. Shares were lower in Europe and Asia on Tuesday as investor confidence was undermined by political uncertainty in Italy.

by | June 01, 2018 | 16:00

The arrests sparked outrage across the country after a customer posted video of the men, Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson, who appeared to be cooperative as police officers took them into custody. "And Starbucks will continue to take actions that stem from this incident to fix and reaffirm our values and vision for the kind of company we want to be".

by | June 01, 2018 | 14:30

Since opening four months ago, Main Street Donuts in Belmar has been delighting customers with doughnuts specially made with all sorts of tasty toppings. The offer is good all day at participating locations nationwide. So that means hint, hint: Go early! Participating Krispy Kremes-there's a handy list on their website-will be offering up each customer one free donut, no purchase necessary.

by | June 01, 2018 | 12:53

The data protection reform will give Internet users more control over the information that is collected and shared about them by firms operating within Europe. We request the consent at every user touch point. With adaptive moves in business planning, GDPR won't necessarily be a constraint on businesses. It will only happen when the European countries agree to the proposal of Noyb and agree to imply a fine on the companies .

by | June 01, 2018 | 07:14

Carlo Cottarelli was expected to formally step aside. Now the head of the Economy Faculty at Rome's Tor Vergata University, Tria has called for a debate on the euro in both Italy and in the rest of Europe. Italy's caretaker prime minister was assembling a cabinet lineup on Tuesday, May 29, despite nearly certain rejection by populist parties whose bid for power collapsed at the weekend.

by | June 01, 2018 | 05:30

The US action, which takes effect at midnight (2pm AEST), cast a long shadow over a meeting of finance ministers from the Group of Seven top economies, which opened in Canada . In a sternly-worded statement , he added that the European Union would "not negotiate under threat". Ben Digby, CBI's worldwide director, said: "These tariffs could lead to a protectionist domino effect, damaging firms, employees and consumers in the US, UK and many other trading partners".

by | May 31, 2018 | 22:07

De Beers plans to invest $94 million over four years to build an Element Six factory near Portland, in the USA state of OR, which should produce more than half a million rough carats a year when fully operational in about 2020. Unlike imitation gems such as cubic zirconia, diamonds grown in labs have the same physical characteristics and chemical makeup as mined stones. The process creates particles that can eventually crystallize into diamonds in just 10 weeks.

by | May 31, 2018 | 20:15

They are demanding a revision of wages that is due since November 2017. In the wage negotiation meeting held on May 5, Indian Banks' Association (IBA) made propositions to offer two per cent hike in the wage bill cost as on March 31, 2017.

by | May 31, 2018 | 17:46

Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer joins discussions in Paris on Thursday. More details to follow ... While Donald Trump's trade war with China simmers, he's about to turn up the heat in Europe. Ross, meanwhile, said that he still plans to leave for China on Friday for the resumption of trade talks. Ross told reporters that talks with Canada and Mexico over revising the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) were "taking longer than we had hoped".

by | May 31, 2018 | 16:50

The 15,300-kilometre flight from Singapore to Newark, New Jersey, will eclipse the 14,500km Qatar Airways flight from Doha to Auckland as the world's longest, according to airline data provider OAG. The airline hasn't yet announced what fares for the new route will cost. Singapore Airlines' chief executive Goh Choon Phong said his airline had pushed the boundaries to provide the best possible travel convenience.

by | May 31, 2018 | 14:16

The company has today announced that amazon.com, the USA version of the website, will no longer send goods to Australia from July 1, with shoppers instead redirected to the smaller amazon.com.au site. The GST collection requirement came after years of intense lobbying from local retailers in Australia such as Harvey Norman, Myer, JB Hi-Fi and David Jones, who have seen their traditional bricks and mortar sales suffer from online competitors.

by | May 31, 2018 | 11:34

Baratov was named in a federal indictment a year ago that charged two Russian spies with orchestrating the 2014 Yahoo breach involving 500 million users. "Criminal hackers and the countries that sponsor them make a grave mistake when they target American companies and citizens". Baratov used spear-phishing techniques, posing as various service providers, to trick users into handing over passwords and gaining access to victims' accounts.

by | May 31, 2018 | 11:03

The Milan stock index closed down more than 2.7 percent, burning 17 billion euros in capitalization, and Italian bonds suffered a plunge reminiscent of the worst days of the financial crisis of 2011. "This isn't democracy, this isn't respect for the popular vote". Salvini suggested he preferred a neutral government to lead until elections after the summer break.

by | May 31, 2018 | 07:15

With many cars that are too new for a sufficient sample to exist in Consumer Reports reliability survey or for the company to have had time to send out and process a survey, it often predicts their reliability based on previous models or on that of its closest sibling.

by | May 31, 2018 | 02:28

Airbus has now supplied Singapore Airlines with a new ultra-long-range plane, the A350-900ULR, which the manufacturer launched in 2015 boasting "modified fuel system, increased maximum takeoff weight and aerodynamic improvements" that allow the aircraft to fly uninterruptedly for up to 19 hours.

by | May 30, 2018 | 20:10

This isn't meant to be a long-term purchase. The ad also commented on the pipeline's invasiveness on B.C. communities: "Nestled in a cosy right of way, with mountain, river and ocean views, and through prime agricultural and dense residential real estate in Vancouver's red-hot housing market!" The decision is the culmination of a months-long battle between B.C.'s NDP government, the Alberta NDP government and the federal government.

by | May 30, 2018 | 18:53

The email, however, demanded that a ransom of $1 million Ripple (XRP) be paid if the two banks want their customers' data returned, otherwise they would be released to the world. And while there is no indication that those with a CIBC account have been affected, customers may want to keep a close eye on their accounts over the next couple days.

by | May 30, 2018 | 17:59

Saudi Arabia and Russia's proposal to revive production signals supplies are now tight, and isn't a bearish development, Goldman analysts including Damien Courvalin wrote in a report . However, the inventory overhang is now near OPEC's target so there's no doubt that price optimism remains alive and well in the options market. The price of Brent crude meanwhile, has fallen by 7 percent to around $75 a barrel from 2014 highs above $80 a barrel just a week ago.

by | May 30, 2018 | 17:47

The main reason for the futures is to hedge against rising prices of petrol and diesel. A PTI report quotes a senior Indian Oil Corp (IOC) official as saying "The reduction was supposed to be 1 paisa but due to a clerical error the price prevalent on May 25 was communicated as today's price".

by | May 30, 2018 | 13:28

The Tesla sedan was driving outbound when it struck a parked Laguna Beach police vehicle, the Laguna Beach police department said Tuesday. The driver suffered minor injuries, Cota said . For its part, Tesla reiterated that it "continuously" reminds Autopilot users that they need to keep their hands on the steering wheel. Whether an Autopilot feature was engaged when a Model S collided with the rear of a stopped fire truck in the USA state of Utah on May 11 remained to be confirmed.

by | May 30, 2018 | 11:22

Kinder Morgan investors must still approve the sale, which is scheduled to close in August, but the deal will allow construction to resume immediately, the minister added. Canadian taxpayers, conscripted by Trudeau, have now assumed all of the risk from Houston-based Kinder Morgan, which halted work on the pipeline last month, threatening to abandon the project by May 31, because it was too financially risky to proceed.

by | May 30, 2018 | 07:22

The White House said the Trump administration would also move forward with restrictions on Chinese investment and with stronger export controls meant to limit the access that Chinese people and companies have to American technology - a measure the administration said was for national security purposes.

by | May 30, 2018 | 05:39

The restaurant chain Pret A Manger is being acquired by the European investment firm that bought Panera Bread previous year. The price is about 1.5 billion pounds ($2 billion) including net debt, acccording to a person familiar with the matter.