Economy

Senators John McCain and Marco Rubio did not mince their words as they expressed outrage over the death of the 22-year-old, who was released back to the USA last week in a coma and later died. She says Warmbier "will be missed by all those who knew and loved him". Relatives have said USA envoys told them that North Korean officials said Warmbier contracted botulism after his trial and became comatose after taking a sleeping pill.
  • 'Constructive' Brexit talks get off to a shaky start for David Davis

    Economy

    The EU appear to have claimed the first victory of the talks. "We must think about the deep and meaningful partnership with Europe", he said. Last month , Mr Davis vowed to wage the " row of the summer " to secure immediate talks on a free trade agreement - predicting an early collapse if the European Union refused to give way.
  • Talks to strike deal with DUP 'ongoing', says Downing Street

    Economy

    It has positioned itself against republican parties like Sinn Fein , which believes that Northern Ireland should be a part of the Republic of Ireland , bringing the whole island under a single government. DUP leader Arlene Foster said she is ready to "tango" with Sinn Fein in order to finally put a government together in NI after five months of legislative bedlam.
  • SpiceJet commits to buy Boeing's 737 MAX 10 planes worth $4.7 billion

    SpiceJet commits to buy Boeing's 737 MAX 10 planes worth $4.7 billion

    Economy

    When the stealthy hi-tech F-35 tears through Paris skies on its first-ever acrobatic displays this week, the fighter jet will also be sending a message: North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, the United States is still on your side. Meanwhile, China's first large passenger jet, the C919, is competing with the A320 and 737 ranges. Boeing and Airbus can charge a premium for the planes that are slightly larger and can hold more passengers even though they cost only a little more to ...
  • MGIC Investment Corporation (MTG) Raised to Buy at BidaskClub

    Economy

    About 250 shares traded. (NYSE: MTG ) has risen 60.12% since June 16, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 43.42% the S&P500. Kerr Neilson decreased its stake in Mgic Invt Corp Wis (MTG) by 96.88% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.
  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX) Closed at $13.47

    Economy

    Boeing had 40 analyst reports since August 26, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, November 20 by Mizuho. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have assigned a hold rating, five have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock.
  • Tillerson Calls for Middle East Countries to Ease the Qatar Blockade

    Tillerson Calls for Middle East Countries to Ease the Qatar Blockade

    Economy

    It wasn't immediately clear how Trump's sharp condemnation might affect USA cooperation with Qatar, which hosts some 10,000 US troops and a major USA air base that serves as a staging ground for operations in Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan. Germany's Foreign Ministry says it is trying to understand the US position on the Gulf crisis, after Saudi Arabia and other nations cut ties to Qatar.
  • US coroner investigating death of student freed from North Korea

    US coroner investigating death of student freed from North Korea

    Economy

    The Ohio coroner examining the death of a University of Virginia student who was held prisoner in North Korea for 17 months expects to share preliminary findings of the autopsy on Tuesday or Wednesday, her office said . Using Beijing to punish individual, prominent North Koreans officials would be a better strategy than trying to censure them without China's involvement.
  • Toshiba eyes exclusive sale talks with US-SKorea consortium

    Toshiba eyes exclusive sale talks with US-SKorea consortium

    Economy

    Toshiba needs to sell the prized chips unit to cover billions of dollars of losses from its now-bankrupt US nuclear unit. The potential suitor is comprised of the public-private Innovation Network Corp. As U.S. -based Western Digital earlier filed a request for arbitration with an worldwide court, demanding exclusive negotiation rights, industry watchers said the move may still hinder the sales procedure.
  • McCain accuses Kim of murdering jailed US student Otto Warmbier

    Economy

    But American tourists make up only a small fraction of visitors to North Korea, whose tourism industry is dominated by visitors from China , its main economic partner. The U.S. -China Diplomatic and Security Dialogue will take place in the U.S. capital. McCain, the chairman of the Armed Services Committee and a longtime critic of the North Korean regime, made the comment on Monday morning.
  • The WBI Investments Inc. Takes Position in Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (PIR)

    Economy

    It has underperformed by 12.01% the S&P500. Irving Magee Investment Management sold 150,567 shares as the company's stock declined 23.88% while stock markets rallied. The rating was upgraded by Bernstein to "Mkt Perform" on Friday, September 16. 03/07/2017 - Pier 1 Imports, Inc. had its "neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at Wedbush.
  • The Short Interest in Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (CTRP) Grows By 16.7%

    The Short Interest in Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (CTRP) Grows By 16.7%

    Economy

    Motley Fool Wealth Management LLC's holdings in Ctrip.com worldwide were worth $2,940,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. The stock rose 1.04% or $0.55 reaching $53.49. Cowen and Company reissued an "outperform" rating and issued a $60.00 target price on shares of Ctrip.com global in a research note on Monday, April 3rd.