Finance

The Trump team's slapdash tax plan

For tax reform to be a reality, Trump is likely going to have to make some concessions to assuage concerns on income inequality and the federal deficit. Rec...


Hope for better China-South Korea relations after election

The decision by the ousted Park's government to host the THAAD system has already proved a headache for Moon as Seoul tries to walk a fine line between Washingt...


Consumers Should Prepare for Higher Interest Rates

The weak USA auto sales figures could make market participants wary of actively buying the dollar against the yen for now, said Satoshi Okagawa, senior global...


European Union demands urgent talks with Washington over airline laptop ban

The airline industry source said Friday that the DHS was not receptive to suggested alternatives to an all-out ban. The industry anxiety follows a report from...


Sino-US deal eases access to markets

Ross said officials from Dow Chemical Co. gave assurances that increasing exports of natural gas wouldn't harm the US industry or consumers if sales remained ...


Macron sworn in as France's new president

In his first word in office, he addressed himself to the fraught and fiercely contested election campaign in which he overcame the National Front's Marine Le Pe...


RELX PLC (NYSE:RELX) Valuation According To Analysts

Kanaly Trust Company owns 9,228 shares or 0.02% of their USA portfolio. The stock now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of GBX 1,965.2...


Trump Moves to Pack More Conservatives Onto Federal Courts

With Neil Gorsuch safely on the Supreme Court, the White House is turning its attention to the lower federal courts. Republicans have a 5-2 majority on the Su...


Buffett: United made 'terrible mistake' with dragged passenger

The April 9 episode caught on video showed David Dao, a doctor, being pulled from a United seat to make way for a crew member, resulting in a broken nose and co...


Fed signals gradual rate-hike approach intact despite soft patch

The Federal Reserve kept interest rates on hold earlier this week, but said they remain on track to raise rates three times in 2017 as long as the economy perfo...


UK's Hammond talks Brexit at G7 meeting

Trade was kept off the official agenda during the meeting. On that score, several senior European officials said they had been reassured by news of a new US-C...


Macron backs Paris' 2024 Olympic bid

The commission's visit officially started on the day French president Emmanuel Macron, a fervent supporter of the Paris bid, took power. Paris 2024 Co-Chair...


Miner BHP Billiton rebrands as BHP

The return to just BHP positions the company as more aligned with the long-recognised household name associated with "the Big Australian" than that of a multina...


Infosys delays salary of employess and senior executives

As a result of Trump's new policies, many IT companies are in the process of hiring U.S. citizens and asking Indian H-1B Visa holders to return back to their ho...


Thousands hacked and data held at ransom in world's largest cyber-attack

Exploiting a flaw in older Microsoft operating systems, cyber extortionists tricked victims into opening malicious malware attachments to spam emails that appea...


Tottenham bid farewell to White Hart Lane with victory over Manchester United

May 14, 2017 at 18:30, closes the program of the day's game central match 37 round of the English Premier League , in which Tottenham will fight against Ma...


Crude Prices Higher on US Stocks Draw

Total US Crude oil inventory stands at 527.77 million barrels (mb) in April, 2017, 3.6 per cent higher from same period last year and 21.6 per cent higher from ...


French auto maker Renault suspends production after cyber attack

According to Automotive News , Renault temporarily ceased production at its Sandouville plant, while alliance partner Nissan halted assembly at its Sunderland ...


Technical Analysis Perspective: TG Therapeutics, Inc. (TGTX), SYNCHRONY FINANCIAL (SYF)

Also, Director Will W. Graylin bought 18,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Monday, May 1st. Following the completion of the transaction,...


Trump says he will make 'fast decision' on Comey replacement

There was a bit of head-scratching in Washington Friday afternoon when senators revealed that ousted FBI Director James Comey had declined an invitation to s...


To Saudi Arabia, Israel, and the Vatican

President Donald Trump has said his first foreign trip as president will include stops in Saudi Arabia and Israel as well as the Vatican, where he will meet P...


Eurovision winner arrives home to Portugal

However, it didn't happen, with Salvador staying on top with his gentle song. "We live in a world of disposable music, and this can be a victory for music tha...


Julie Bishop condemns North Korea's 'risky' missile test

The statement said Washington maintains its "ironclad commitment" to stand with its allies in the face of the serious threat posed by North Korea. China calle...


G7 meeting draws to a close

Mnuchin, who skipped the opening session in Bari where academics spoke on inequality and growth and arrived long after other ministers, told reporters he was ...


Lewis Hamilton back on pole in Spain

Mercedes dominated Friday's free practice with triple champion Lewis Hamilton fastest in both sessions ahead of Bottas. However, Bottas performed well in the ...


Base rate held as policymakers rein in growth forecast

GDP growth more than halved in the first quarter of 2017 to 0.3 per cent, down from 0.7 per cent in the final quarter of 2016, prompting many analysts to conclu...


Fernando Alonso takes swipe at Honda after dismal practice day in Barcelona

McLaren's Fernando Alonso bounced back from Friday's breakdown during practice, making the third session of qualifying for the first time this year and finish...


Nordstrom reports growth in 1Q profit, disappointing sales

Nordstrom, Inc . A number of institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Ledyard Comml Bank has invested 0.01% in Nordstrom...


Stenhouse Jr. Drives To First NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Win At Talladega

The wreck on lap 168 took out Joey Logano , Trevor Bayne, and Danica Patrick. Earnhardt said the loose wheel was so bad that he was lucky to nurse it back to...


Liberty University: Watch Trump's Full Commencement Speech, Protests

Trump opened the speech with what seemed a nod to the size of the crowd. "We always set records. We have no choice!" The commander in chief typically addresse...


India skips China's Belt and Road Forum, opposes CPEC

Russian President Vladimir Putin was one of the prominent heads of state. "All countries, from either Asia, Europe, Africa or the Americas, can be worldwide c...


Buffett calls Obamacare replacement 'a huge tax cut for guys like me'

Buffett said he still believes in the long-term prospects of the bank even though Wells Fargo mishandled the scandal. He singled out the company's founder and...


SNL imagined Amazon's Echo, designed for the elderly

You can even use it within your home as a personal intercom system, connecting with your other home Echo devices. This gives telemarketers, spam dialers, call ...


UK interior minister says health system has recovered from cyber attack

Researchers with Czech Republic-based security software maker Avast said they had observed more than 126,000 ransomware infections, with 60 percent of infected ...


North Korea carries out new ballistic missile test

South Korea's newly elected President Moon Jae-in, who is seeking deeper engagement with the North, said it was a "reckless provocation". It was his second ap...