Finance

Australia's Two Biggest Banks See A$480 Million Levy Hit

The bank says calculations of the announced 0.06% Government levy are based on its impacted liabilities of $615 billion as at 31 March 2017. It said the cost ...


Australian iron ore magnate donates $300 million to charity

Minderoo has supported more than 250 initiatives both within Australia and internationally, including fighting modern slavery. Iron ore mining magnate Andrew ...


Suspended AAP MLA Kapil Mishra to visit ACB office today

MLA Kapil Mishra, who is on a hunger strike for the second consecutive day today, will visit the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) office to disclose more details ab...


Congressman Al Green calls for Trump impeachment, receives death threats

Johnson's impeachment went to trial in the Senate, and he escaped being removed from office by a one-vote margin. "We'll lynch all you fuckin' niggers", anoth...


CBI, IT raid on Chidambaram, Lalu houses; Opposition cries vendetta

As per reports, Karti Chidambaramhad allegedly influenced the officials of the foreign investment promotion board (FIPB) to regularise some of the "unapproved" ...


Liberal Democrats to reinstate post-study work visa, hold another Brexit referendum

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron has launched the party manifesto. The context was that Tim Farron gave the Liberal Democrats that description because he ...


Crude Oil Pulls Up Short Of USD50

Thus, OPEC countries reduced the average daily production by nearly 1.2 million barrels. OPEC wants to reduce global oil inventories to their five-year averag...


Bovis Homes Group plc (BVS) Upgraded to "Buy" at Jefferies Group LLC

It has by 0.00% the S&P500. The company has Beta Value of 1.01 and ATR value of 0.46. BAE Systems plc is a defense, aerospace and security company. 5 funds op...


United States to continue with Obama-era Iran nuclear deal, for now

In another attempt to ramp up pressure on Tehran, the State Department released a new report criticizing Iran for human-rights abuses, including its alleged mis...


Key passport system goes down

The passport system was still down at 9.30am and there was no estimated time it to return to normal. The bridesmaids wore pastel pink floor-length gowns and m...


Trump Admin Regrets Erasing Israeli Territory From US Maps

Fink notes the change in attitude toward the White House in this next drawing, showing the Obama dartboard being replaced with a fresh one featuring the new Ame...


Oil prices soar as KSA, Russia back extension of output cut

OPEC compliance with its output restraint agreement "loosened a touch" in April however, with production rising by 65,000 b/d in April to 31.78 million b/d as i...


Ford to slash North America, Asia salaried employees by 10 percent

Ford plans to make the cuts through early retirements and "special separation packages" (also expected to be voluntary) for those not eligible for early retirem...


North Korea fires new mid-range missile; betters their every other missile test

The Kim Jong-un regime has reportedly been working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the west coast of the USA mainland. On Saturday, it...


6 injured when jet collides with truck at LAX

All eight persons on the truck - six men, two women - were injured, said Brain Humphrey of the Los Angeles Fire Department. One of the Aeromexico passengers c...


'Trust' Us: Tillerson Urges North Korea to Back Off Nuke Program

North Korea is also known as the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK). North Korea has denied hacking allegations in the past, including in the 2014 S...


IEA sees oil market rebalance but warns of Libya, Nigeria surge

The report also said the call on OPEC crude is expected to rise steadily and reach 33.4 million b/d during the final quarter of the year, implying sharp stock d...


Tunnel collapses at Hanford nuclear waste site in Washington state, reports say

Hundreds of workers were told to go into a "take cover" position after the tunnel in a plutonium uranium extraction (PUREX) plant collapsed. Heeter said tha...


Qantas QF94 passengers forced to sleep on airport floor

The story Melbourne-bound Qantas flight from Los Angeles aborted first appeared on The Sydney Morning Herald . Qantas said the sparks may have been from th...


Trump says firing 'nut job' Comey took off pressure

The White House has been thrown into turmoil by a string of allegations against Mr Trump this week, including that he may have obstructed justice by asking Mr C...


Donald Trump's first foreign trip clouded by Russian Federation probe

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Friday said that she was not encouraging - or discouraging - such talk. "The gist of the conversation was that the presi...


Amid firestorm at home, Trump to seek reset with Islamic world

Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner called the president of Lockheed Martin, a major supplier of US military equipment, for a lower price for th...


Wal-Mart Stores Sees Unusually High Options Volume (WMT)

Payden & Rygel increased its stake in shares of Wal-Mart Stores by 12.1% in the third quarter. Perhaps more importantly, the earnings per share rose by 2 percen...


Today Analysts Focus on Kate Spade & Company (KATE), Under Armour, Inc. (UAA)

KATE has been the subject of several other research reports. Finally, Mizuho reiterated a buy rating and issued a $21.00 price target on shares of Kate Spade & ...


United States sanctions 8 Venezuelan Supreme Court judges

That designation means that as of Thursday, the eight magistrates' assets in the U.S are frozen and people in the USA are prohibited from doing business or tran...


'America Needs Us': Johnson And Hanks Announce Presidential Bid On 'SNL'

It's so flattering. You asked the question why, I think it's because people want to see a different leadership today, or I'm sorry, not different, but a better...


Fanfare And Deals Dominate Trump's First Day In Saudi Arabia

The $110 billion deal for Saudi purchases of United States defense equipment and services came at the start of an eight-day trip that will also take Trump to Is...


Indian arrested in Pakistan over travel documents

The ICJ was set up in 1945 to rule on disputes between nations in accordance with worldwide law. It was reported today that Pakistan has filed a plea in ICJ to ...


Concepta PLC (CPT) Rating Reiterated by Beaufort Securities

Its up 0.07, from 0.69 in 2016Q3. 20 funds opened positions while 25 raised stakes. Mechanics Bank Trust Department owns 47,250 shares or 0.18% of their U.S. Ma...


'VAT on petroleum products to continue, to be decided by GST Council'

An hour-and-a half long deliberation ensued, which eventually saw the Sena withdraw its opposition to the Bill. Earlier, during the discussion, NCP leader Sun...


Lonmin Plc (LMI) Receives Underweight Rating from Barclays PLC

The Company manages data that helps businesses and organizations to lend, and prevent fraud. It now has negative earnings. The worldwide segment consists of act...


USA rig count rises 16 this week to 901; Texas up 8

New York State Common Retirement Fund has invested 0.1% of its portfolio in Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI). About 23,000 shares traded or 84.40% up from t...


Arun Jaitley announces GST tax rates, exempts education and health

Once claimed as the nationwide single tax rate regime, the GST has now altered into four different rates, ranging from 5 per cent to 28 per cent. A cess of 5 ...


How Rouhani opened Iran up to business with the West

Raisi, his nearest challenger, is close to Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, ran's supreme leader, who stopped short of endorsing anyone in the election. In 2015, he ne...


Trump scandals no issue for Saudis, minister says

Today the United States and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) took major steps to enhance global security and stimulate economic progress in the United States a...