Ireland approved as member of China-led AIIB investment bank

The new members will officially become part of the Beijing-headquartered bank once they complete necessary procedures. This is the first time that AIIB accepts new possible country members since its creation, the list of members also includes Afgha... More..

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Can't use laptop? Royal Jordanian suggests meditation, small talk
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Can't use laptop? Royal Jordanian suggests meditation, small talk

Passengers can do things like "say hello to the person next to you", or "meditate". Royal Jordanian Airlines attempted to make light of a recent electronics ban issued by the U.S. In an earlier post, it sou...More..

Police in Peru seize $85m cocaine haul bearing photos of Lionel Messi
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Police in Peru seize $85m cocaine haul bearing photos of Lionel Messi

The bust occurred over the weekend when the shipment arrived in Lima. Along with Messi's logo and face, some of the 288 packages discovered also had the king of Spain's official seal on the front. The 1,147 k...More..

Swaraj directs to rescue 29 Telangana workers from Saudi company captivity
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Swaraj directs to rescue 29 Telangana workers from Saudi company captivity

Answering questions raised by the opposition in Rajya Sabha, Swaraj said that it would not be correct to say that there has been a change in the U.S. policies during the Trump administration, asserting that eve...More..

Laptop ban: What it's going to cost you
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Laptop ban: What it's going to cost you

The restrictions apply to airlines flying direct to the United States from airports in Muslim-majority countries Jordan, Egypt, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Morocco and Qatar. "We offer t...More..

Airtel confirms plan for acquisition of Tikona Digital's 4G spectrum
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Airtel confirms plan for acquisition of Tikona Digital's 4G spectrum

Airtel will also take over Tikona's networks in those circles. Like other M&A activity in the Indian market, the Tikona deal looks to have been prompted by the activities of Reliance Jio, India's newest opera...More..

Congressman Under Fire Over Campaign Spending
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Congressman Under Fire Over Campaign Spending

Along with the announcement, the committee released a previously confidential one-page statement from the independent Office of Congressional Ethics which described allegations that Hunter, R-Alpine, had misuse...More..

What Are Analysts Suggestions On Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

What Are Analysts Suggestions On Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)

Out of 0 brokerage recommendations, 0 gave a Strong Buy, 0 issued a Buy, 0 issued Hold, 0 rated Under-perform and 0 issued a Sell. JPMorgan Chase & Co. Duke Energy Corp's dividend payout ratio is presently 82.6...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

News Review Kimco Realty Corp (NYSE:KIM), NOW Inc (NYSE:DNOW)

Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now owns 17,432 shares in the company, valued at $1,038,075.60. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange C...More..

Wall tells Saskatchewan residents to brace for tax increases in deficit budget
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Wall tells Saskatchewan residents to brace for tax increases in deficit budget

The provincial government is increasing the PST to six per cent and removing exemptions on items like children's clothing and restaurant meals to help try to address a dark financial picture in Saskatchewan. Co...More..

Share Price Accenture plc (ACN) Compared to Index
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Share Price Accenture plc (ACN) Compared to Index

Vetr raised shares of Accenture Plc from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $130.68 price objective on the stock in a research note on Monday, January 9th. Several hedge funds and other instit...More..

Shoe retailer Brantano in administration, sale sought
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Shoe retailer Brantano in administration, sale sought

Brantano has gone into administration, putting jobs at risk on the Isle of Wight. He added the business would continue to trade as normal while a buyer is sought. Endless is said to have been keen to secure a...More..

Scotland v Slovenia: Boo us if we're rubbish, says assistant Mark McGhee
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Scotland v Slovenia: Boo us if we're rubbish, says assistant Mark McGhee

Strachan's men have now only won one of their last seven games going into Sunday's crunch World Cup qualifier against Slovenia at Hampden, but he felt it was hard for many of his team to produce their best give...More..

Hindustan Zinc shares surge over 3% on dividend payout
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Hindustan Zinc shares surge over 3% on dividend payout

Hindustan Zinc Ltd . announced its third interim dividend in the financial year 2016-17 on Wednesday, taking its total payout to Rs 27,157 crore - the highest ever by a Indian listed company in any financial ye...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Foreign Candy Maker Building in Wisconsin

The family-owned, German-based candy maker was founded in 1920 in Bonn and employs almost 7,000 people worldwide, the company said. "There's not a week that goes by where I don't hear from employers who tell ...More..

Soda Tax Revenue Exceeds Estimates Again, Brings in $6.4M in February
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Soda Tax Revenue Exceeds Estimates Again, Brings in $6.4M in February

We believe this will give our retail and foodservice partners the best chance to succeed in this challenging environment and will minimize the chance of product going out-of-date. The tax applies to both calori...More..

JP Morgan Initiated its coverage for The Coca-Cola Company (KO)
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

JP Morgan Initiated its coverage for The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

TheStreet downgraded Coca-Cola European Partners plc from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Monday, December 5th. Two brokerages rating the company a strong buy, two brokerages rating th...More..

Brad Keselowski loses 35 points, Kevin Harvick 10 for Phoenix penalties
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Brad Keselowski loses 35 points, Kevin Harvick 10 for Phoenix penalties

Keselowski's crew chief Paul Wolfe has been suspended for the next three races and fined $65,000. Team Penske said it will not immediately appeal and Brian Wilson will fill in for Wolfe this weekend at Cali...More..

Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:AUPH) & MBIA Inc. (NYSE:MBI) Watch List
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:AUPH) & MBIA Inc. (NYSE:MBI) Watch List

They now have a $9.00 target price on the stock. The stock appeared -20.59% below its 52-week highs and is up 5.95% for the last five trades. The stock has actually made strong gains in the past year, as the ...More..

Qatar does not import from 'tainted' meat producers: Brazil envoy
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Qatar does not import from 'tainted' meat producers: Brazil envoy

High-level government sources said Tuesday that control authorities have launched extensive investigations into a number of ministries involved in overseeing the import of meat from overseas, in particula...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Review of Price Trends: Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ)

A price target is the projected price level of a financial security stated by an investment analyst. Sometimes it may seem like it, but analysts don't just pull their price targets out of thin air. Return on ...More..

Dinosaur family tree could soon be completely uprooted
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Dinosaur family tree could soon be completely uprooted

Tyrannosaurus Rex moves to a new branch on the dinosaur family tree in Matt Baron's study. Ornithischia , the bird group, were exclusively herbivores, such as the Stegosaurus and Triceratops. Later, the S...More..

Alaska Airlines Is Killing The Virgin America Brand
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Alaska Airlines Is Killing The Virgin America Brand

In a statement released yesterday, the airline said that it "will adopt numerous brand elements that Virgin America enthusiasts love about their favorite airline, including enhanced in-flight entertainment, m...More..

Dunkin' Donuts is getting rid of the Coffee Coolatta
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Dunkin' Donuts is getting rid of the Coffee Coolatta

According to Dunkin' Donuts, a large Frozen Mocha Coffee Coolatta has 990 calories and 133 grams of sugar - the same amount of calories as three chocolate creme donuts and nearly 10 times as much sugar. contemp...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Biffa PLC (BIFF) Earns "Overweight" Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co

During the previous year Sainsbury (j)'s shares have increased by 0.52% from 267.3 to 268.7. About shares traded. MER Telemanagement Solutions Ltd. (NASDAQ:MTSL) has declined 48.84% since August 16, 2016 and is...More..

Eiffel Tower BLACK OUT after London terrorist attack
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Eiffel Tower BLACK OUT after London terrorist attack

Five people were reported dead in the attack, including the police officer and the assailant, and at least 40 were injured. Elsewhere, Ron Huldai, the mayor of Tel Aviv, posted images of the City Hall buildin...More..

Bebe Stock Plunges On Report Of Store Closure Plans, Focus On Web
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Bebe Stock Plunges On Report Of Store Closure Plans, Focus On Web

In addition to its store locations in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada, bebe also distributes and sells bebe branded product in approximately 75 doors through its licensees in more than 21 countries. H...More..

Plans for coal power plants down by nearly half in 2016
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Plans for coal power plants down by nearly half in 2016

The global coal boom took a nosedive in 2016 as construction starts on coal-fired power plants fell to almost two-thirds of 2015 levels, according to a report, from Coalswarm , Sierra Club and Greenpeace . ...More..

US Investigates North Korea Involvement in $81 Million Bank Heist
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

US Investigates North Korea Involvement in $81 Million Bank Heist

According to the report, hackers breached Bangladesh Bank's systems and used the SWIFT messaging network to request almost $1 billion from its account at the New York Fed. NSA deputy director Richard Ledgett, s...More..

EXTRA: Next Warns On Continued Challenges As Annual Profit Falls
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

EXTRA: Next Warns On Continued Challenges As Annual Profit Falls

Pre-tax profits dipped 5.5 per cent from £836.1m to £790.2m past year. Total sales at Next retail dropped by 2.9 per cent, leaving total group sales flat at £4.1bn for the year ending January 2017. The bellwe...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Alaska Airlines to drop Virgin America name in 2019

The company intends to update its airport lobbies and aircraft, outfit employees in new uniforms in 2019, introduce new seats and equip Boeing 737s with "expressive blue mood lighting", the airline says. To tha...More..

Future bank cheques will be able to clear within a day
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Future bank cheques will be able to clear within a day

You'll be happy to know that the United Kingdom is to adopt an image-based cheque clearing system from 30 October 2017. Under the arrangements, which have been coordinated by the Cheque and Credit Clearing Co...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Emirates Will Let Travelers Keep Electronic Devices Until Boarding

Emirates aims to let passengers take their laptops past security gates at Dubai International Airport and collect the devices only before boarding as the world's largest international carrier seeks to minimize ...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

The QinetiQ Group plc (QQ) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital

A number of other equities analysts have also commented on the stock. The company now has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 264.83 ($3.27). Finally, Canaccord Genuity upped their pric...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Winnebago Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:WGO) To Release Earnings

As the past trend shows, Winnebago Industries, Inc .'s stock price has rallied after earnings in 13 of the last 27 quarters. The share price of the company (NYSE:WGO) was up +0.68%, with a high of 29.95 duri...More..