Economy

The activist had earlier said he was pained to see Kejriwal, his "former colleague in the anti-corruption crusade", facing allegations of accepting money. "I am on hunger strike from tomorrow.", he had tweeted yesterday. "I want to say that I will not be frightened and will continue on my quest". Mishra, who has levelled allegations of graft against Kejriwal and minister Satyendar Jain, also claimed that he had received 211 "corruption-related" complaints against the party and the government ...
  • Chinese indigenous passenger jet to take on Boeing, Airbus

    Economy

    Made by the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac), the 168-seat C919 is roughly the same size as Airbus's A320 and Boeing's 737-800, which are the most popular airliners in the world. It has a range of 5,555km and has received 570 orders, nearly all from domestic airlines. The maiden flight was broadcast by the state-run China Central Television, stressing that the development of the C919 is a key national project, comparable with the completion of China's first aircraft carrier, ...
  • Fed holds key interest rate steady, downplays recent weak economic data

    Economy

    The Federal Reserve has left interest rates unchanged while signaling that it expects a resilient USA economy and solid job market to justify further rate hikes later this year. Investors who bet on the future path of the fed-funds rate project the next rate hike raised the odds of a move in June from 70% to 90%, Bostojancic said.
  • 3 biggest questions that remain about Flynn's ouster

    Economy

    Yates testified at a Senate Judiciary subcommittee hearing that focused primarily on Flynn, and did not shed much light on other aspects of investigations of allegations that Russian Federation meddled in the 2016 US election and whether there was collusion between President Donald Trump's campaign and Moscow.
  • Kaman (KAMN) Receiving Positive News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

    Economy

    The stock declined 3.75% or $1.96 reaching $50.25 per share. Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN) has risen 18.88% since September 30, 2016 and is uptrending. Greenblatt's formula helps identify stocks that are priced attractively with a high earnings yield, or solid reported profits compared to the market value of the company.
  • Oil price up on in US petroleum stocks, possible OPEC cut extension

    Economy

    Analysts believe that Wednesday's price rebound will be short lived, given the Energy Information Administration on Tuesday boosted its USA oil-production forecasts . "And it looks like OPEC's production cut is finally biting", said Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at CFD and FX provider AxiTrader. While US shale output growth and the shutdown of refineries for maintenance have slowed the impact of cuts by OPEC and its partners, the Saudi minister said he's confident the global oil ...
  • 5 dead following fiery, 2-vehicle crash in Michigan

    5 dead following fiery, 2-vehicle crash in Michigan

    Economy

    A crash late Tuesday night in Livingston County has left five people dead. He was removed from the scene in critical condition. Carrier underwent surgery at the University of Michigan Hospital where he remains in critical condition, along with passenger Kyle Eugene Lixie, 23.
  • Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Unlikely to Impact Henry Schein (HSIC) Share Price

    Economy

    Henry Schein makes up approximately 3.8% of Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt's investment portfolio, making the stock its 8th largest position. The share price of Henry Schein, Inc . will post $7.25 EPS for the current fiscal year. (NASDAQ: HSIC ). Mercer Advisers Inc owns 150 shares. If you are accessing this report on another website, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of USA & worldwide copyright and trademark laws.
  • Boko Haram frees 82 Chibok schoolgirls in exchange for prisoners, Buhari says

    Boko Haram frees 82 Chibok schoolgirls in exchange for prisoners, Buhari says

    Economy

    Shettima's delegation included his wife, nana Shettima, the district head of Chibok, prominent elders, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume (APC, Borno South), lawmakers and other officials from Chibok community. Parts of that area are risky because of fighting between the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram and the government of Nigeria. Others did not want to come home because they had been radicalised by their captors, they said.
  • Samsung posts record first quarter profits as semiconductor demand surges

    Economy

    For the January-March period, Samsung's profit jumped 46 percent over a year earlier to 7.7 trillion won ($6.8 billion), compared with 5.3 trillion won a year earlier. Revenue rose 2 percent to 50.5 trillion won. It seems that Samsung may have solved the Galaxy Note 7's biggest flaw by replacing the battery in the refurbished model.