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Economy

Earlier Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said the public "cannot trust" May as the two clashed over the snap election . Blair, who won three general elections as the former leader of Labour Party, said in statement on Wednesday that May wanted to force the final European Union deal upon the people regardless of how good or bad it might be and that she would seek to suppress any opposition through a landslide victory in the upcoming vote.
  • Natural Gas Leaking From BP Well in Alaska's Prudhoe Bay

    Economy

    Responders on Saturday night were able to enter the well house and connect hoses to valves. Clanton says BP is focused on safely securing the well. The leakage from an oil well in the direction of the cold arid tundra plains in the north, but the volume of leaks so far is still unknown, the United States news network ABC News reported.
  • Reviewing H-1B program too little too late say lawmakers

    Economy

    H-1B visa curbs could also have an adverse macro impact for the Indian external sector economy, Assoham warned. The number of applications for H-1B visas fell to 199,000 this year from 236,000 in 2016, according US Citizenship and Immigration Services.
  • Lookout for Price Target? SM Energy Company (SM), LaSalle Hotel Properties (LHO)

    Economy

    A number of other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of CUZ. California State Teachers Retirement System raised its stake in shares of EPR Properties by 0.8% in the third quarter. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.94 and lower end at 0.74 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.99. The business earned $289.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $286.22 million.
  • Bill O'Reilly Will Be Investigated For Sexual Harassment

    Economy

    Wendy Walsh , who is represented by Bloom, had a guest appearance on The O'Reilly Factor . "21st Century Fox investigates all complaints", the company said in a statement . Now that his alleged perverse behavior is in the spotlight, it is unclear what Fox News will do now to their top earner. Walsh was one of the women featured in a recent New York Times exposé regarding allegations of sexual harassment made against O'Reilly as well as the almost $13 million that O'Reilly and ...
  • US Sends Nuclear Sniffer Plane To Korea

    Economy

    The U.S. continues to take active measures to prepare for the possibility of a nuclear test by North Korea, U.S. officials told NBC News, including the deployment of a special nuclear "sniffer" aircraft, drones, and U-2 spy planes. With regard to the unpredictability of North Korea, the options for the United States are few and fraught with uncertainty. China has put its cruise missile-capable bombers on " high alert " amid fears of a pre-emptive strike by North Korea's rogue regime, USA ...
  • Trump warming to EU trade deal with Britain behind in queue

    Trump warming to EU trade deal with Britain behind in queue

    Economy

    According to the Times , Mr Trump has "softened" his opposition to a US-EU deal after Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, convinced him that reaching agreement would be simpler than he thought. The foreign secretary met with Mr Trump's advisers in January and afterwards claimed Britain would be "first in line" for a deal. Trade became a major issue during the Brexit campaign when the then-president Barack Obama said Britain would go to "the back of the queue" for a deal if it voted to leave.
  • OPEC figures show oil output cuts exceeded pledge in March

    Economy

    U.S. West Texas Intermediate rose 32 cents to $53.40 a barrel, surpassing a five-week high. USA crude oil production has responded to improved market conditions to pass 9 million barrels per day. Supply from the 11 OPEC members with production targets under the accord - all except Libya and Nigeria - fell to 29.761 million bpd last month, according to figures from secondary sources that OPEC uses to monitor output.
  • Price Of Crude Oil Dips On Supply Glut Concerns

    Economy

    OPEC and other producers such as Russian Federation have agreed to cut output by almost 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) during the first half of 2017 to drain a supply overhang that has persisted for nearly three years. The continued growth in USA production and the rise in stockpiles forced the market to respond bearishly based on the increased inventory outlook.
  • Admiral Group plc (ADM) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BNP Paribas

    Economy

    Oregon Pub Employees Retirement Fund invested in 0.05% or 32,511 shares. The Confluence Investment Management Llc holds 912,580 shares with $105.14 million value, up from 879,567 last quarter. Investors sentiment increased to 0.94 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.17, from 1.17 in 2016Q3. Jag Cap Mngmt Lc stated it has 83,795 shares. Northern Trust Corporation invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Tesco PLC (LON:TSCO).
  • Chinese automakers SAIC, Geely turn up heat on global rivals

    Economy

    The new Volvo Electric Car will go on sale in 2019 and it will be exported globally from China where it is being manufactured. The Swedish automaker, which is owned by the Chinese company Geely, is making a big bet on electric vehicles. To cooperate in product development, Ford has transferred battery technology and software to its joint venture with Chang'an, Worthington said. With the launch of the first all-electric auto will help Volvo to achieve its goal of selling a million hybrids and ...
  • MPs back Theresa May's poll call

    MPs back Theresa May's poll call

    Economy

    MPs from across the political spectrum voted 522-13 for a return to the polls - well above the two-thirds majority required under British law. Nearly exactly 20 years since Tony Blair led Labour to the first of three consecutive election victories, the party is languishing in the polls ahead of the June 8 vote.