Finance

'Immediately' bring petrol, diesel under GST: Chidambaram blames govt for price hike

Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan yesterday blamed "external factors" for the rise in domestic prices of petrol and diesel, but sa...


President Kenyatta arrives in Beijing to attend China-Africa Summit

Focac is a multilateral platform for exchange and cooperation, covering various aspects of politics, trade, economy and culture. Ramaphosa said the Sino-Afric...


Trump continues to bash Canada amid NAFTA negotiations

Aside from the procedural questions, including a six-month notice requirement, Trump would also certainly face a backlash from members of Congress, state govern...


Indigenous Activists Just Scored A Massive Victory In Canadian Pipeline Battle

Trudeau had a teleconference with each province's Premier Thursday. So as to the bottom line, according to CBC Canada , the pipeline project has been left in...


Countering FCC, Calif. Lawmakers Pass Net Neutrality Law

Lindsay Chestnut of Baltimore holds a sign that reads "I like My Internet Like I Like my Country Free & Open" as she protests near the Federal Communications C...


99.3% Of Demonetised Currency Notes Returned To Banks So Far: RBI

Chidambaram said every rupee of the Rs 15.42 lakh crore, barring a small sum of Rs 13,000 crore, has come back to RBI. The report states, "SBNs (specified ban...


Investors brace for market reaction to Musk's brazen Tesla gambit

Many institutional investors would have had their investments restricted, while retail investors would have been left out, he added. Several analysts suggeste...


U.S., Mexico reach NAFTA breakthrough, clearing way for Canada's return

President Trump won a major victory on trade on Monday, supplanting the North American Free Trade Agreement ( NAFTA ) and replacing it with something far mor...


Oil rises above $74 on report of USA inventory drop, Iran sanctions

The key problem that India is wrestling with is that during the Obama administration sanctions on Iran , "significant reductions" in oil imports from Iran am...


China trade talks end with no breakthrough as tariffs kick in

China denies the allegations and its state media has said Beijing will not be cowed by Washington's threats. Thousands of American and Chinese products beca...


Canadian dollar slides as investors brace for Fed’s Powell

United States and Chinese officials will meet in Washington Thursday following an invitation from the White House to discuss differences over worldwide trade th...


Malcolm Turnbull faces second leadership challenge from Peter Dutton

His rival Peter Dutton this morning took the petition to Mr Turnbull and demanded a meeting. There are three Liberal candidates fighting for the top job of ...


Cuomo sees grounds for impeachment if Trump pardons Cohen

In pleading guilty Tuesday to tax evasion and campaign finance charges, Cohen stated that he made hush payments in 2016 to women who claimed to have had affairs...


Trump asks U.S. SEC to consider switch to half-year corporate filings

In a tweet, he argued a longer time frame would "allow greater flexibility & save money". While Trump can not force Clayton to make changes, as a matter of co...


Turkish firms cancel iPhone orders amid nationwide boycott on United States products

Turkey retaliated with some $533 million of tariffs on some United States imports - including cars, tobacco and alcoholic drinks - and said it would boycott Un...


US says more sanctions await if Turkey does not free pastor

Many countries had been the target of similar USA trade measures, Albayrak said, and Turkey would navigate this period with other parties such as Germany, Ru...


Turkey raises tariffs on some United States imports in response to economic 'attacks'

White House National Security Adviser John Bolton met with Turkey's ambassador to the U.S., Serdar Kilic, in Washington yesterday to discuss the potentia...


Best travel agents for a cheap holiday to Turkey

Turkish President Recep Erdogan has confirmed that his country will boycott USA electronic goods, including Apple's flagship iPhone device - which was helpful...


Rupee recovers from life low, up 23 paise

Kapil Sibal, former HRD minister, "congratulated" the prime minister for doing what the Congress could not for 60 years with regard to the rupee value. Investor...


Lawyer appeals for USA pastor’s release in Turkey

The lira pulled back on Tuesday from Monday's record low of 7.24 after the Turkish central bank pledged to provide liquidity in response to a meltdown that unse...


Elon Musk in talks with Saudi fund to take Tesla private

In a blog post , Musk said the wealth fund has approached him "multiple times" over the past two years to discuss funding for privatization, most recently on...


Trump's new tariffs on Turkey are actually benefiting Russian Federation

Erdogan also warned that Turkey could start looking for new allies if Washington damaged its relations with Ankara. As the currency drops, Turkish companies ...


Oil prices drop due to higher supply, Russian Federation

Financial markets settled down Wednesday following the previous day's big moves when an easing of concerns over an imminent US -led military strike on Syria sen...


Elon Musk isn't kidding, Tesla board confirms TSLA could go private

Tesla spokesmen didn't immediately respond to requests for comment on Wednesday. In a note to clients, Bernstein analyst Toni Sacconaghi asked: "What does Musk...


Kudlow: Squeeze won't ease; China preps more tariffs

The Chinese Ministry of Commerce said it was "forced to do act" after Trump's threat earlier last week to raise a proposed tariff rate on US$200 billion wor...


United States tariffs on China: Trump administration adds $16 billion

China has vowed to retaliate to an equal degree. China will impose tariffs on an additional $16 billion worth of USA products, officials announced Wednesd...


Dead fetus found on airplane at LaGuardia Airport today

A dead fetus was found on-board a plane at LaGuardia Airport in New York City on Tuesday. A cleaning crew discovered the fetus in the bathroom of a flight t...


Khabib vs McGregor set for October 6

McGregor was of course last seen in the boxing ring as he was well beaten by Floyd Mayweather but he is clearly eager to head back to the Octagon to regain what...


Russia's Novak: Higher oil production in July aimed at market stability

U.S. West Texas Intermediate ( WTI) crude futures were at $68.87 per barrel at 0647 GMT, down 9 cents from their last settlement. The question regarding Iran...


Trump could raise tariffs further on Chinese goods

Administration officials at the time said the tariff fight was aimed at forcing China to stop stealing American intellectual property and to abandon policies th...


Do's and Don'ts: WI sales tax holiday

The Ohio Senate unanimously approved a bill earlier this year that made the three-day sales tax holiday permanent. Because of the crowds expected Friday thr...


Diversified Restaurant (SAUC) against Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) Head to Head Report

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Chipotle Mexican Grill is seen at the Chipotle Next Kitchen in Manhattan, New York, U.S., June 28, 2018. "We take all claims of fo...


Trump says he would ‘certainly meet’ with Iran’s Rouhani

Speaking during a joint news conference with Italy's premier Giuseppe Conte, Mr Trump said he would meet the Iranians "any time they want to". Trump would hav...


Apple hits the $1T milestone

The milestone marks the financial fruit of stylish technology that has redefined society since two mavericks named Steve started the company 42 years ago. Adj...


Trump planning emergency aid to farmers affected by tariffs

Earlier in the Oval Office, Juncker told Trump that the two trading partners were "allies, not enemies", and said they needed to work together to address recent...


Facebook stock loses $120bn in value after scandals

Facebook shares fell as much as 24 percent in after-hours trading Wednesday after sales growth didn't meet expectations - and the social media giant said it ...


Carmakers surge after Trump agrees to put auto tariffs on hold

They also agreed to increase trade in services and agriculture, including greater USA soy bean exports to the EU. Juncker said he had an "intention to make a ...


Facebook hit by scandals, misses revenue and user growth estimates

Total revenue rose 41.9 percent to $13.23 billion. Facebook has been struggling for years with criticism about its content policies, its failure to safeguar...


Trump claims 'tariffs are the greatest' amid trade war

Trump wrote. What's the background on the tariffs? The Trump administration has slapped tariffs on $34 billion in Chinese goods in a dispute over Beijing...


Alphabet trounces profit estimates on ad sales surge

Google's traffic acquisition costs, which includes the money it pays to phone manufactures, like Apple , to use its services like search was $6.4 billion, or...