Finance

New global pact launched to end tax "treaty shopping"

However, countries do have the liberty to argue their point and make sure that they meet minimum BEPS standards. The government plans to gain parliamentary ra...


Oil dips on glut concerns, but Mideast tension, falling United States stocks support

USA commercial crude inventories increased by 3. 3 million barrels last week, maintaining a total US commercial crude inventory of 513.2 million barrels. Add i...


Car boot sale 'Tenner' diamond ring sells for £656k

The auction was held by Sotheby's , one of the world's largest brokers of fine jewellery. The 26-carat ring was first purchased in the 1980s by an anonymou...


Pakistan beat South Africa by 19 runs (DLS)

The South African team looked uncomfortable early on and the Top 4 batsmen added mere 75 runs for the team. After losing a rain-spoiled match to Pakistan on...


Anti-terror raids in Melbourne after Monday's incident

A second man, 31, and his father were being questioned by counter-terrorism police, he said. Three police officers were wounded in a shootout at the end of th...


NGL Energy Partners (NGL) Given Media Impact Score of 0.09

Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Vice President - Finance Neyland Stephen ...


Conservatives lead, but Labour gains big in British election, exit polls show

Earlier on election day, sterling had hit a two-week high of $1.2978 after polls had predicted a comfortable victory for the Prime Minister's party. George Os...


Crude oil prices plunge sharply on Thursday

Trading was light after Thursday's heavy sell-off and ahead of the long weekend break in the United States and Britain. The benchmark NY rate was down 1.3 perce...


What's Ahead for Oil ETFs, OPEC

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $47.51 per barrel, up 11 cents from their previous close , but down 7.3 percent from May 25. Brent f...


Alan Finkel auditions for the role of Australia's chief political scientist

O'Malley says it is critical for Australia to grasp the opportunities presented from chief scientist Alan Finkel's report , pursuing an appropriate and chall...


SoftBank buys robotics leader Boston Dynamics from Alphabet

Terms of the deal weren't disclosed. The latter sale was not unexpected, as Alphabet is thought to have wanted to rid itself of the business since March 20...


Tweeting ensures my 'honest' message gets out: Donald Trump

Lee Zeldin of NY who says Trump raised the issue unprompted at a White House dinner Tuesday night with several GOP senators and House members. Ryan said Trump...


How Qatar's contradictions fueled turmoil, hurt ties to Arab nations

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Wednesday Gulf states could resolve a row with Qatar amongst themselves without outside help. We hope that coole...


Rep. Thornberry Votes for Dodd-Frank Replacement Bill

Jeb Hensarling , R-Texas, offers the country's almost 6,000 banks a choice: If they want to avoid numerous regulatory burdens imposed during the Obama admin...


Shares muted after Comey testimony; pound drops in UK election (YHOO, NVDA)

U.S. crude CLc1 was last up 12 cents, or 0.26 percent, at $45.84 per barrel.U.S. Treasury yields edged higher after the ECB's upgrade of its euro zone growth ...


Nadal, Djokovic enter quarter-finals

There will be a first-time Grand Slam champion at the French Open . "You know, I don't know what you can do to prevent it. Now I have a day to rest and get r...


North America's oldest company will be cutting 2000 jobs

Alison Coville, most recently SVP and GMM of HBC's department store group, will become president of Hudson's Bay. HBC said the cuts, about 3 percent of the co...


Valeant to Sell iNova Unit for $930 Million

The company's revenue for the quarter was down 11.1% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Since December 12, 2016, it had 4 buys, and 2 insider sales for ...


Farmers' agitation: 56 arrested, 102 detained in Mandsaur

Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today accused the Congress of instigating and politicising farmers' stir in Madhya Pradesh and termed Rahul Gandhi's plann...


US Begins Importing Iraqi Oil After Saudis Cut Exports

Full view will be published shortly. Oil tumbled to its lowest level in four weeks as an unexpected increase in US crude and gasoline stockpiles stoked fears ...


Madrid has officially banned manspreading on public transport

The sign has a red stick man manspreading, with a red "X" next to his figure.The fine on being caught is unspecified for now. Madrid follows in the footstep...


Captain Smith admits frustration as rain foils Australia

They were also just four overs short of the 20 needed for the Duckworth-Lewis method to be activated, which nearly certainly would have ruled in Australia's f...


New Apple iMac Range Launches At WWDC 2017

It is also said to support one billion colors. If you want to create VR experiences on a PC laptop, you'll have to look to one of Dell or HP's huge 17-inch la...


DC's Wonder Woman Director Talks About Her Plans For The Sequel

It was only appropriate that a superhero movie as empowering as " Wonder Woman " would be directed by a woman , and now Patty Jenkins has managed to make...


Navistar takes $60 million used truck charge

Navistar International Corp (NYSE: NAV ) traded down 0.97% on Wednesday, hitting $29.64. Brookside Capital Management Llc sold 134,791 shares as Teleflex Inc (...


UAE Seeking 'Change of Policy, Not Regime' in Qatar

Trump urged more than 50 Muslim leaders at the gathering to "drive out" terrorists from their lands, which Gulf officials say helped embolden the move against ...


After misbehaving with cops on duty, Rahul Gandhi detained in Mandsaur

The relaxation has been made only for women and children upto the age of 10 years in Mandsaur and Pipliamandi, he said. No such incident has been reported tod...


Ways to Play the Crude Oil Carnage

Tuesday evening the American Petroleum Institute (API) reported that crude inventories fell by 4.6 million barrels in the week ending June 2. The price of ...


It's James Comey Testimony Day in Washington, DC

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said she was unsure if the president had reviewed Comey's testimony. "I was also confused by the initial ex...


Yamana Gold Inc. (AUY) Downgraded by ValuEngine

Vetr upgraded shares of Yamana Gold from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $3.33 price target for the company in a research report on Wednesd...


Notable Buzzers: Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA) ,Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc. (PLAY)

About 785,888 shares traded or 34.94% up from the average. It is down 74.20% since June 8, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 57.50% the S&P500. (NA...


GOP-run House poised to roll back post-2008 financial rules

The Choice Act is an ambitious piece of legislation that would replace numerous complex rules created by the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010 with a new paradigm of regu...


Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC), Kimco Realty Corporation (KIM)

The company had revenue of $26.56 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $26.11 million. First Commonwealth Financial Corp who had been ...


Bahrain says it too will jail Qatar sympathisers

Ankara, which has been a close ally of Doha, has said it was ready to help defuse the diplomatic spat between Qatar and Arab nations in what has become the bi...


Coca-Cola, partners to spend $1.7 bn on Indian agri ecosystem

The company also upgraded one of the canning lines to include 7.5 ounce and 12 ounce "sleek" can products in the production line-up. About 16 shares traded. Sta...