• Russia hopes US won't act unilaterally against Pyongyang

    Russia hopes US won't act unilaterally against Pyongyang

    Economy

    Russian Federation has warned the United States against any "unilateral action" against North Korea, saying any response to Pyongyang's nuclear activities should not violate "international law", amid reports of potential military confrontation between North Korea and the US.
  • No one will be fired for United dragging incident

    Economy

    United , which is undertaking an audit of its practices, already amended some policies, saying it will require employees to be booked at least 60 minutes prior to departure. He also promised that such incident would never happen again, and that they would treat their customers with dignity. These changes come after a video showing Dao being forcibly removed from an aircraft went viral.
  • China's economy gains steam; 1Q growth fastest since 2015

    Economy

    The year-on-year growth of residential floor space for sale in March cooled to 11.1 per cent, down from 23.7 per cent growth in the first two months, while in value terms the growth slowed to 18.2 per cent, down from 22.7 per cent in the January to February period, according to calculations by the Post based on NBS data.
  • Sensex Back In Green, IMD Forecast Holds Out Hope

    Sensex Back In Green, IMD Forecast Holds Out Hope

    Economy

    The rupee slipped from its initial gains to trade lower by 2 paise to 64.54 against the United States dollar in late morning deals on fresh demand for the American currency from banks and importers. "At present, the Indian market is going through time wise correction. The sectors which saw maximum loss today was metal, followed by healthcare and consumer durables".
  • Cim LLC Lowers Position in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG)

    Cim LLC Lowers Position in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG)

    Economy

    The company's shares closed yesterday at $759.34. For the coming quarters, Intuitive Surgical focuses to expand the usage of da Vinci system , especially in the general and thoracic surgery, colorectal surgery and hernia fix sectors. Northland Capital downgraded Intuitive Surgical, Inc . If you are accessing this story on another publication, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of USA & global trademark and copyright legislation.
  • Cyber attacks 'hit one in five United Kingdom firms'

    Cyber attacks 'hit one in five United Kingdom firms'

    Economy

    The ACSC's second annual threat report, released in October, said that between July 2015 and June 2016, CERT Australia had responded to 14,804 cyber security incidents affecting Australian businesses. "Firms that don't adopt the appropriate protections leave themselves open to tough penalties", added Marshall. Almost half of all United Kingdom businesses have suffered a cyber attack over the past year, with some individual incidents costing victims several millions of pounds in damages.
  • Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) investors cheer Q1 Results

    Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) investors cheer Q1 Results

    Economy

    Morgan Stanley's stock traded up almost 2% in Wednesday's premarket session at $42.00. Shares of Morgan Stanley jumped by as much as 2.35% to $42.18 in premarket trades this morning. Investment Banking revenues also saw a major uptick in Q1, growing 41% to $1.4 billion. Return on equity, a gauge of profitability, rose to 10.7 percent from 8.7 percent in the previous quarter and 6.2 percent a year earlier.
  • Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya arrested in London over billion-dollar debt

    Economy

    A nonchalant Vijay Mallya took to Twitter today to poke fun at the "Indian media hype" over his arrest in London and said the extradition hearing was "as expected". Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said it had relentlessly pursued his extradition, while the Congress party insisted it was its constant pressure that made the federal government act.
  • Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BNP Paribas

    Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BNP Paribas

    Economy

    Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its stake in Lloyds Banking Group PLC by 13.5% in the fourth quarter. Stock in Wey Education PLC ticker lookup code: LON:WEY has gained 10.71% or 1.5 points in today's trading session so far. LYG has been the subject of several research reports. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada set a GBX 90 ($1.12) target price on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, February 27th.
  • Turkey arrests dozens in anti-referendum protests

    Economy

    Opposition parties called for the vote to be annulled because of a series of irregularities, particularly an electoral board decision to accept ballots that didn't bear official stamps, as required by Turkish law. The new system takes effect at the next election, now slated for November 2019. A rapid implementation of constitutional reforms by Erdogan, taking full control of his political party and nominating senior judges, would likely strengthen the hand of countries willing to formally ...
  • Syrian opposition welcomes U.S. strike on army airbase

    Economy

    Russia, meanwhile, opened fire in its own war of words with Washington . Meanwhile, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov expressed hope that the U.S. But White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer also seemed to distance himself from some of the tough talk about Russian Federation. "This clearly indicates the president is willing to take decisive action when called for", Tillerson said.