• Pushback on anticipated withdraw from Paris Climate Accord

    Pushback on anticipated withdraw from Paris Climate Accord

    Economy

    If Trump does decide to pull out, he has a number of options. The European Union and China, meanwhile, will reaffirm their commitment to the Paris climate change accord this week regardless of whether the USA pulls out of the pact, a senior EU official said.
  • World's largest rocket-launching plane rolls out

    Economy

    The Stratolaunch aircraft features two cockpits and six Boeing 747 engines. Allen owns a company called Stratolaunch Systems , which builds mammoth aircraft to carry rockets and launch them into outer space. Touted to be the world's largest aircraft once officially launched, the Stratolaunch has been developed as an airborne rocket launcher to help put satellites into orbit.
  • Emmanuel Macron vows to 'make our planet great again' in speech

    Economy

    The president has moved to loosen restrictions on coal-fired power plants and vehicle emissions, slash EPA funding, and reverse his predecessor Barack Obama's Clean Power Plan. Trump on Thursday said he will formally withdraw the US from the Paris climate accord , an Obama-era pact that includes almost 200 nations. They took out a full-page ad in the New York Times Thursday, arguing that the agreement generates jobs and economic growth and warning that withdrawing could expose the U.S.to ...
  • Comey to testify to US Senate intelligence panel on June 8

    Comey to testify to US Senate intelligence panel on June 8

    Economy

    The White House has given various reasons for Comey's firing , including that he did not have the backing of the bureau's rank and file. The former NSA director had a remarkably short tenure. On Wednesday, the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee, which is also looking into the allegations, approved subpoenas for Flynn and Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, in connection with its probe.
  • Were Analysts Bearish Ocado Group PLC (LON:OCDO) This Week?

    Were Analysts Bearish Ocado Group PLC (LON:OCDO) This Week?

    Economy

    The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Buy" on Thursday, May 26. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, September 26 by Beaufort Securities. About 104,877 shares traded. The share price of the company (LON:CKN) was down -0.40% during the last trading session, with a high of 2749.00 during the day and the volume of Clarkson shares traded was 17517.
  • Restaurant Group PLC (RTN) Receives Hold Rating from Panmure Gordon

    Economy

    Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC) has been given a consensus rating of "Hold" by the twelve ratings firms that are presently covering the stock. Canaccord Genuity restated a buy rating and set a GBX 1,162 ($14.93) target price on shares of Paypoint plc in a research report on Thursday, January 26th.
  • SL Green Realty Corp (SLG) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows

    Economy

    Alpha One also gave media coverage about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 88 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is very likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. Therefore 50% are positive. The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, July 6th. Kimco Realty has $34 highest and $25 lowest target.
  • United Nations chief says climate deal 'absolutely essential'

    Economy

    Trump himself tweeted that "I will be announcing my decision on the Paris Accord over the next few days". "Yet what we are witnessing in these early years of a systemic response is the opposite". The president later criticized Germany via his Twitter account and accused Berlin of unfair trade relations. The Latest: Afghan health official says rush-hour explosion in Kabul killed 9 people and wounded as many as 90.
  • Palestinian Prisoners End Hunger Strike

    Economy

    The number of Palestinians detained in Israeli prisons are estimated at over 6,000 including 29 imprisoned before the Oslo Accords in 1993, according to the official Palestinian news agency Wafa. If the Palestinian Government implements its decision to cap purchase of energy from Israel, "this decision will further reduce electricity supply by some 30 per cent, plunging its population into a spiral of a humanitarian catastrophe", Mr.
  • German prosecutors expand diesel emissions probe at Audi

    German prosecutors expand diesel emissions probe at Audi

    Economy

    The fresh findings on Audi's flagship models are a blow to a company that's VW's biggest profit contributor and therefore a vital component to absorb the hit from the diesel-emissions scandal that has cost the manufacturer 22.6 billion euros ($25.1 billion) so far.