Money

by | November 14, 2017 | 10:04

In a filing to the London Stock Exchange, Shell said it was to sell 71.6 million shares in Woodside at A$31.10 per share (£18.20) which would value the equity stake at £1.303bn, or US$1.7bn. A sell down of Shell's 98 million shares in Canadian Natural Resources, worth around $2.8 billion "is only a matter of time", TPH said in a note. In November 2010, it sold 10 percent of the issued capital of Woodside, taking its stake to 24.27 percent.

by | November 14, 2017 | 07:26

Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Overweight" rating in Tuesday, March 21 report. GE also forecast weaker cash flows than analysts had projected. Portland General Electric had 14 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Portland General Electric had a net margin of 10.21% and a return on equity of 8.65%.

by | November 14, 2017 | 03:53

TSA officer and Army veteran Ricardo Perez is then seen grabbing the smoking bag and placing it between two concrete pillars. Orlando International Airport leaders met Monday to discuss how the airport handled an incident last week in which a camera battery exploded creating widespread panic and what they learned.

by | November 14, 2017 | 03:23

That was the name Australia's new ferry would have also borne, based on vote totals alone. The actual victor of the online poll was " Boaty McBoatface ", which became an internet hit when the name was chosen by a similar poll for a British scientific research vessel.

by | November 14, 2017 | 02:01

The shooting happened at the Masquerade Club's "Hell" venue in the Kenny's Alley section of Underground Atlanta just after 9:30 p.m. Two people died and two were injured in a quadruple shooting Sunday during a concert in downtown Atlanta , authorities said.

by | November 13, 2017 | 23:51

A participant in the Amazon Associates affiliate program, links provided by Black Friday Dealer to Amazon.com enable them to earn income. This time of year, prices are at their lowest for the best parts that tech retailers can offer. Black Friday Dealer are a team of e-commerce experts who generate price forecasts and information about Black Friday & Cyber Monday deals on popular gadgets & electronics.

by | November 13, 2017 | 23:06

Google's facing another investigation into its business practices. As Missouri's top law enforcement official, Hawley has issued Google an investigative subpoena, requiring the company to hand over documents and information related to his investigation.

by | November 13, 2017 | 22:37

Brookfield Infrastructure operates high quality, long-life assets that generate stable cash flows, require relatively minimal maintenance capital expenditures and, by virtue of barriers to entry and other characteristics, tend to appreciate in value over time.

by | November 13, 2017 | 20:48

Uber argued that once in the bag, the investment would help fuel its development in the tech sector and its continued expansion at home and overseas, "while strengthening our corporate governance". As part of the deal, Benchmark will suspend a lawsuit against Kalanick, and drop it once the tender offer is completed. Softbank is a major Japanese conglomerate which has made a habit of investing in tech firms in Silicon Valley, with the likes of Slack and WeWork already on the receiving end ...

by | November 13, 2017 | 20:02

The rise, despite a high base effect, was mainly on account of increase in prices of vegetables, which rose 3.8% month on month. The overall food prices, as gauged by the Consumer Food Price Index (CFPI), rose to 1.90 per cent during the month under review from 1.25 per cent in September 2017.

by | November 13, 2017 | 19:00

The increase follows three years of flat emissions. The research comes as negotiators at United Nations climate talks in Bonn , Germany, work on a rulebook for implementing the Paris climate agreement. It is more likely that emissions will plateau or have slight positive growth, broadly in line with national emission pledges submitted to the Paris Agreement.

by | November 13, 2017 | 18:21

In January 2016, Zuma established a Commission of Inquiry into higher education and training in order to add into the body of knowledge and evidence that will inform the government's decision making process in pursuit of a sustainable solution to the on-going higher education funding matter.

by | November 13, 2017 | 18:12

Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com (JD) said Sunday that transaction volumes on its platform for the Singles' Day sales period grew more than 50 percent from previous year to 127.1 billion yuan, or about $19.1 billion. ". Based on the reported Singles Day growth, we remain comfortable with our 3Q18 (December quarter) China retail commerce revenue estimate of $9.44B (+54% y/y forex neutral)".

by | November 13, 2017 | 16:37

Broadcom will reportedly offer $70 per share, which Reuters' sources say "undervalues the company and does not price in the uncertainty associated with getting the deal approved by regulators ". November 6, 2017. Broadcom could not immediately be reached for comment. Broadcom shares are down $1.96, or 0.7%, at $263. The offer also comes at a time when Qualcomm is trying to close its pending US$38-billion acquisition of automotive chipmaker NXP Semiconductors NV.

by | November 13, 2017 | 04:44

Viacom18 Motion Pictures has produced " Padmavati " with Bhansali Productions, and it will distribute the film in India. It is pertinent to note here that Deep-Veer's upcoming movie " Padmavati " is facing controversy after controversy since its announcement.

by | November 13, 2017 | 04:22

In response to a query from Angelo Carusone of the watchdog group Media Matters , coffeemaker company Keurig responded, in part, "We worked with our media partner and FOX news to stop our ad from airing during the Sean Hannity Show".

by | November 13, 2017 | 03:30

The 19-time grand slam champion has a good history in the ATP World Tour finals with a streak of 14 consecutive appearances. But Federer had plenty more in the second set - five, to be exact. Another light-hearted moment came when Sock hit a shot that should have set up an easy victor for Federer. Federer, surprisingly, put his easy chance into the net.

by | November 13, 2017 | 02:45

Following his " lunatic remarks " made in September, Trump "made his conceived attempt yet again to alienate our people from the government and keep up rivalry between the DPRK and the worldwide society", the spokesman continued. The US and South Korea on Saturday started joint naval exercises that will involve three US aircraft carriers in what military officials describe as a clear warning to North Korea.

by | November 12, 2017 | 22:04

A continued lack of direct practical usability - people still really can't use their bitcoins for much, and transaction approvals still take too long. Clearly, bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash have two contrasting visions; one envisions to evolve as a robust store of value, while the other aims to become a flexible settlement network or a digital cash system.

by | November 12, 2017 | 12:22

The fast-food battle royale happened about 2:30 a.m. Friday at a McDonald's in Indianapolis when Monique McNeely was waiting for her food in the drive-through. They then climbed back out, got into the auto, and drove away - without the chicken nuggets. Mrs McNeely added: "They did it with such tenacity and force, so it really did scare me".

by | November 12, 2017 | 10:17

Motegi had said late on Thursday that all countries had agreed in principle to move ahead with the pact, but Canada later said that was not true. Canada has blown a resurrected trade pact with Australia and nine other nations out of the water after snubbing a leader's meeting without warning and making a raft of last minute demands.

by | November 12, 2017 | 09:55

At a press conference Friday afternoon, authorities identified the man shot and killed by Providence and Rhode Island State Police the day before on Interstate 95-and showed video depicting the chase and shooting. After receiving a description of the suspect, police initiated a chase which came to an end on I-95. Police found no weapons in the truck. "These officers believed if he made it onto the highway, there would have been a greater risk to the public", Pare said.

by | November 12, 2017 | 06:09

MASSPIRG said the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) will not hold these fidget spinners to federal lead standards applicable to toys because they only consider a fidget spinner a toy if it is labeled for 12 or under. - High levels of lead have been found in one of the more popular gadgets this year: fidget spinners. "Additionally, we're working closely with our vendors to ensure all of the fidget spinners carried at Target meet the CPSC's guidelines for children's products".

by | November 12, 2017 | 04:19

United has operated on the Newark-New Delhi route since 2005 and now offers daily nonstop service on its Boeing 777-200ER aircraft. The airline is also transferring affected passengers to other airlines. Dipak Deva, Managing director of Tourism division, Thomas Cook group said: "The pollution has generated a lot of negative publicity for the destination (Delhi) globally".

by | November 12, 2017 | 03:16

Here's the play, along with the receiver's response to it following the game. Oklahoma State marched right down the field and Mason Rudolph connected with Marcell Ateman from 30 yards out to cut the lead to 42-40 with 5:55 left. David Montgomery scored on a 3-yard run with 6:57 left in the third quarter. The Cyclones scored on their first two series of the game, taking almost nine minutes off the clock.

by | November 11, 2017 | 17:06

Even though the auto could be used for extended periods without human intervention, it was not created to stop if a truck was crossing in front of it, the agency's report concluded. The key line in this is "if the delivery truck had the same sensing equipment. the accident would have been avoided". While the Las Vegas pilot has exposed some shortcomings in the technology , autonomous public transportation has been operating successfully in both Switzerland and Singapore for more than a ...

by | November 11, 2017 | 14:51

Macy's earned $36 million, or 12 cents per share, in the third quarter. At Kohl's Corp., hurricanes and unseasonal weather weighed on sales , but it did have a strong back-to-school shopping season and it raised its outlook for the year.

by | November 11, 2017 | 12:33

There were no injuries reported among the 57 passengers and crew. A Flybe aircraft crash landed in Belfast today after its nose gear refused to drop. "The flying skills, landing the aircraft, were superb". A spokeswoman for Flybe said the airline was sending a specialist team to Belfast to offer assistance and it would do all it could to understand the cause of this incident.

by | November 11, 2017 | 11:45

U.S. President Donald Trump , a frequent critic of CNN, attacked the deal on the campaign trail previous year, vowing that as president his Justice Department would block it. "By immediately lowering the corporate tax rate to 20 percent, this bill will stimulate investment, job creation and economic growth in the United States", said Randall Stephenson, AT&T chief executive.

by | November 11, 2017 | 09:40

The Facebook Community Boost program will specifically focus on providing local workers "with the digital education and skills they need to compete in the new mobile economy", according to the initiative's website. 46% say it has helped them hire additional employees. And we'll also help community members use technology to bring people together, with features like Events and Groups.

by | November 11, 2017 | 09:06

Mattel's shares have slumped 47 per cent this year, valuing the company at US$4.8 billion and making it more vulnerable as a takeover target. Zacks Investment Research's sales averages are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that cover Mattel .

by | November 11, 2017 | 04:02

With today's release and the the improvements that IBM made to the QISKit , a software development kit (SDK) to help companies understand how to program quantum computers, they can continue to advance the technology. IBM Q, which was announced in March, is a followup to that effort. The ultimate goal of quantum computing is a fault tolerant universal system that automatically fixes errors and has unlimited coherence.

by | November 11, 2017 | 02:38

The U.S. Department of Agriculture in its November 9 Crop Production report forecast 2017 U.S. production of corn at 14.578 billion bushels, up 298 million bushels, or 2%, from 14.280 billion bushels forecast in October but down 570 million bushels, or 4%, from record outturn of 15.148 billion bushels in 2016.

by | November 11, 2017 | 01:54

The West Texas Intermediate for December delivery was down 0.39 USA dollar to settle at 56.81 dollars a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, while Brent crude for January delivery lost 0.20 dollar to close at 63.49 dollars a barrel on the London ICE Futures Exchange.

by | November 10, 2017 | 23:50

Ekso Bionics says the average automobile assembly line worker lifts their arms about 4,600 times a day, which is about one million times per year. Ford Motor Co . "The end result is a wearable tool that reduces the strain on a worker's body, reducing the likelihood of injury, and helping them feel better at the end of the day - increasing both productivity and morale".