• No war on Korean peninsula: South Korean President

    No war on Korean peninsula: South Korean President

    Economy

    Mr Trump had declared the U.S. military "locked and loaded" and said he was ready to unleash " fire and fury " if North Korea continues to threaten America. Washington has 28,500 troops stationed in the country to protect it from the North. He said no USA military action on the Korean Peninsula could be taken without Seoul's consent .
  • Infosys' Vishal Sikka steps downs as CEO

    Infosys' Vishal Sikka steps downs as CEO

    Economy

    One of the points of contention between Infosys board and the company's founders has been the salary Sikka should attain, and the way he steered the company. Since joining Infosys in 1986, he has held a number of senior leadership roles including Head of Infrastructure Management Services, Delivery Head for Europe, and Head of Retail, Consumer Packaged Goods, Logistics and Life Sciences.
  • Saraki confident about Buhari's imminent return

    Saraki confident about Buhari's imminent return

    Economy

    The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that among those who visited Buhari at the Abuja House in London in recent times were Acting-President Yemi Osinbajo, some governors, leaders of the All Progressives Congress and other prominent Nigerians.
  • Van Hits Pedestrians in Barcelona; Perpetrators Reportedly Holed Up in a Bar

    Van Hits Pedestrians in Barcelona; Perpetrators Reportedly Holed Up in a Bar

    Economy

    Catalan police have not yet given a briefing on the latest developments, but simply said the shootings were linked to a suspected imminent terror attack in the town. The Islamic State terrorist group claimed responsibility for an attack in which a van ran over pedestrians here in Las Ramblas boulevard. Laia González, 22, a recent university graduate who lives nearby, was getting ready to go out and shop with her parents when they heard screaming.
  • Spanish Police Carry Out Several Controlled Explosions in Cambrils

    Spanish Police Carry Out Several Controlled Explosions in Cambrils

    Economy

    Replying to a Twitter inquiry from a Portland television about whether the team was OK, Oregon State head coach Wayne Tinkle responded: "Yes we are, happened directly in front of our hotel while we were having a team meal in the restaurant, so senseless and sad!" Spanish police did not immediately give details on the driver or a possible reason for the incident, but described the aftermath as "massive".
  • Gary Cohn faces worst career investment dilemma

    Gary Cohn faces worst career investment dilemma

    Economy

    US Treasury yields fell as investors, unnerved by the deadly attack in Barcelona and Washington turmoil, favored safe, low-yielding bonds over stocks and other risky assets. Industrial and materials stocks lifted China stocks, which some analysts said was aided by hopes there will be significant changes to open up the economy more widely to foreign investors.
  • Healthcare Trust Of America (HTA) Stake Acquired By Sei Investments

    Economy

    It closed at $114.85 lastly. Healthcare Trust Of America Inc (NYSE:HTA) has risen 7.80% since August 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 60.42% the S&P500. (NYSE:DLR) earned "Hold" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, February 17. The rating was maintained by Nomura with "Underperform" on Friday, August 21.
  • ING Groep NV Cuts Stake in Gap, Inc. (The) (NYSE:GPS)

    ING Groep NV Cuts Stake in Gap, Inc. (The) (NYSE:GPS)

    Economy

    The firm had revenue of $3.44 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.39 billion. (The) and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a report on Tuesday. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB Has $649,000 Position in Gap, Inc". (The) during the first quarter worth about $211,000. (The) during the first quarter valued at about $217,000.