European Central Bank set to lower euro area inflation forecasts, report says

Hopes of a stronger Eurozone (both politically and economically) have only increased over the last week as the bloc's May PMI data generally impressed, as have recent employment stats. Fed rate hike bets for June are now over 95%. Meanwhile, the US D... More..

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Russian hackers ´planted false story´ behind Qatar crisis

Complicating matters further is Qatar's Al Udeid Air Base, which hosts the largest USA military presence in the Middle East . Al Udeid is also a base for the United States Central Command, which is respons...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump proposes privatising air traffic control

Representative Bill Shuster , R-Hollidaysburg. The National Air Traffic Control Association, which wasn't at the White House event, has said the current system is unacceptable and previously supported a ...More..

Amazon Offers Government Assistance Recipients Prime Discount
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Amazon Offers Government Assistance Recipients Prime Discount

The online leader is offering a discount on its pay-by-month Prime membership for people who receive government assistance . Amazon is making a play for low-income shoppers. Walmart, which has the second-b...More..

NSA chief says was never asked to act illegally
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

NSA chief says was never asked to act illegally

Lawmakers on Wednesday pressed Trump administration intelligence officials to confirm reports that President Donald Trump had urged the FBI to drop an investigation into his associates' possible ties to Russi...More..

(CPK) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.56 Per Share
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

(CPK) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.56 Per Share

The business is scheduled to issue its next earnings results on Thursday, August 3rd. Chesapeake Energy Corp now has a yearly EPS of -33.88. The company reported its EPS on 05/04/2017. Gardner Lewis Asset M...More..

Apple's WWDC 2017 : Announcements and Highlights
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Apple's WWDC 2017 : Announcements and Highlights

In addition to support for FLAC, Apple is introducing a ton of new features that could kickstart the transformation of iOS from simply a mobile operating system to a legitimate hybrid platform with desktop ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Two London attackers named by police

The third man suspected of carrying out Saturday's deadly attack in central London was an Italian-Morrocan who was arrested previous year on suspicion of trying to reach Syria. "As an individual he was a cool, ...More..

Multiple attackers at Iran parliament, 8 wounded
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Multiple attackers at Iran parliament, 8 wounded

Two people died and 10 were injured at the shrine, Fars said. Security forces had massed inside and outside the building, the witness said. It was not immediately clear if the attacks were related. It's unc...More..

At least 12 dead in Tehran attacks
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

At least 12 dead in Tehran attacks

The identity and the motivation of the assailant was still unclear, Tasnim said. IS and other extremists consider Shiites to be apostates, and the video accuses Iranians of persecuting Sunnis over the centu...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

All 12 arrested after London Bridge attack released without charge

Twelve people who were arrested in Barking on Sunday - believed to include relatives of the dead men - have now been released by police. As the British nation stood still in a sign of respect to the victims...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Peel Hunt Reiterates Add Rating for Novae Group Plc (NVA)

Among 28 analysts covering GlaxoSmithKline PLC ( LON:GSK ), 10 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 14 Hold. Bernstein maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Friday, October 23 report. Barclays PLC dropped the...More..

Sensex ends higher; RBI keeps key interest rate unchanged
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Sensex ends higher; RBI keeps key interest rate unchanged

Indian shares hit fresh record highs on Tuesday before giving up all gains, tracking weak cues from Asian markets as caution set in ahead of upcoming United Kingdom election as well as European Central Bank a...More..

Paytm boss Vijay Shekhar Sharma to build Rs 82 cr home
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Paytm boss Vijay Shekhar Sharma to build Rs 82 cr home

Founder of digital wallet and now payments bank Paytm, Vijay Shekhar Sharma is all set to buy a Rs 82 crore residential property in Delhi's most high-end residence, Golf Links . While according to Harun...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Royal Bank of Canada Reiterates Buy Rating for Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC)

It has underperformed by 1.84% the S&P500. Anchorage Capital Group Llc increased its stake in Marathon Oil Corp (Put) ( MRO ) by 40% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Its shares have ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Oil falls as OPEC prepares to extend output cuts

It is not known if Opec has agreed to keep cuts at the current level or make deeper cuts. It is estimated that the nine-month extension can further increase USA production, which can offset the initiative to ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Apple unveils new 'HomePod' speaker

Apple unveiled the new iOS 11 . One of them was the unveiling of HomePod , a smart speaker integrated with Siri and aimed at home automation market. If the bets being made on AI by Amazon, Facebook , and Go...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Japan, France welcome U.S. leadership in the Asia-Pacific

More specifically, Mattis sought to ease concerns for allies in the Asia-Pacific, saying the region was a priority and the primary effort was alliance building. Now Secretary of Defense General James Mattis i...More..

Gulf crisis: Trump gloats about his Saudi visit 'paying off'
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Gulf crisis: Trump gloats about his Saudi visit 'paying off'

Mr Trump, who travelled to Saudi Arabia for a recent conference of Arab nations, told Qatar's ruler at the time that "we've been friends now for a long time". Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt, the United Arab Emira...More..

Trump slams London Mayor Khan in renewed attack over
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump slams London Mayor Khan in renewed attack over

Although Khan responded to past attacks from the president, he denied doing so this week, with his office saying that the mayor "has more important things than responding to Donald Trump's ill-informed tweet "...More..

PM inaugurates country's longest river bridge
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

PM inaugurates country's longest river bridge

It has identified specific focus areas for increasing its presence and market share and has adopted a structured approach. On the issue of black money, Modi said, "We had made a decision to take strong steps ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Apple unveils HomePod smart speaker

There are resemblances to the company's cylindrical Mac Pro computer , although it's not as big, or as shiny. The success of the Amazon Echo , released in the USA in 2014, paved the way for Google to follow...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump Weighs In On Gulf Diplomatic Rift

But the Qatari ambassador said there is no proof in the allegations. Otaiba, one of the most powerful diplomats in Washington, figures in an unfolding regional crisis centered on US partner nation Qatar, whic...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

BlackBerry Limited (BBRY) hit his 1-Year Low price on 06/27/16

Overall, 22.9 Million shares exchanged hands versus its average trading volume of 8.65 Million shares. Stevens Capital Management LP's holdings in BlackBerry were worth $530,000 at the end of the most recent re...More..

Qatar says Saudi-led move to bar citizens breach of rights
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Qatar says Saudi-led move to bar citizens breach of rights

In a surprise move against a key USA ally, Trump suggested Qatar - home to the largest American airbase in the Middle East - was funding extremism as he tacitly backed the diplomatic blockade of the emirate ...More..

Sadiq Khan criticises 'ill-informed' Donald Trump's response to London attack
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Sadiq Khan criticises 'ill-informed' Donald Trump's response to London attack

Khan's aides accuse Trump of taking his comments out of context . "This was in reference to Khan's statement that there was no cause for alarm". "You demean your office by misquoting and smearing the Mayor...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Cavs not looking to slow down pace of Finals with Warriors

Game 3 is set for Wednesday in Cleveland . But this year's Warriors are deeper and more diversely talented than last year's Warriors. The Warriors squandered a 3-1 lead to the Cavs a year ago to miss a re...More..

Facebook to become 'hostile environment' for terrorists
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Facebook to become 'hostile environment' for terrorists

No wonder, tech companies like Facebook and Google are behaving responsibly and putting in their efforts to prevent the spread of extremist content, without compromising on the user privacy, but the bigger ...More..

OECD: Canada should do more about addressing risk from expensive housing markets
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

OECD: Canada should do more about addressing risk from expensive housing markets

The OECD has raised its 2017 GDP projection for Poland to 3.6 percent from 3.2 percent in a November forecast. The Bank of England said last month that its expects inflation to peak at 3 per cent later this...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

French gov't: Notre Dame police attacker a doctoral student

The police officer shot a man who tried to assault him with a hammer. "His colleague reacted with sang-froid and fired to ensure the attacked officer was not further injured", Collomb said. "Police said "move...More..

Trump expects Senate health care bill in summer
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump expects Senate health care bill in summer

It's because, after years of infighting, culminating in the passage of the House GOP's American Health Care Act, they still haven't found an ACA replacement that can pass both the House and the Senate. Bu...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Factors to Note Before Buying Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC)

Finally, Contrarius Investment Management Ltd boosted its position in Kinross Gold by 63.8% in the first quarter. Chelsea Counsel Co. increased its position in shares of Kinross Gold by 0.3% in the third qu...More..

Moody's downgrades China, warns of fading financial strength as debt stings
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Moody's downgrades China, warns of fading financial strength as debt stings

The government has trimmed its growth target for this year to about 6.5 percent after it expanded 6.7 percent last year, the slowest growth rate since 1990. This is for the first time in last twenty five years ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Pruitt refuses to say whether Trump believes in climate change

Thirty cities, three states, more than 80 university presidents, and more than 100 companies recently launched another group with similar goals. The RAND report also considered the geopolitical consequences...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Laing O'Rourke worker praised after bid to foil London Bridge attackers

London police chief Cressida Dick said that, while some of the recent attacks in Britain had worldwide dimensions, they had a largely domestic "centre of gravity". Gurdwaras in London on Sunday (4) opene...More..