PayPal to buy financial technology firm iZettle for $2.2bn

As per the last earnings call, the financial payment giant has a strong cash reserve of $7.8 billion, giving it enough financial muscle for acquiring promising companies. Upon closing, PayPal gains in-store capabilities in the following 11 markets:... More..

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Donald Trump won't be indicted by Mueller probe; Giuliani
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Donald Trump won't be indicted by Mueller probe; Giuliani

This year's financial disclosure form also includes revenue from Trump's golf resorts, the Trump Hotel in Washington , D.C., and a $65,000 annual pension from the Screen Actors Guild for his work as a real...More..

Banned Ozone-Destroying Chemicals Still In Production, Scientists Baffled
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Banned Ozone-Destroying Chemicals Still In Production, Scientists Baffled

CFC concentration in the atmosphere has declined by 15 percent from its peak in 1993, but over the past few years, the rate of decline has slowed down. The goal of the study was not to point fingers; but fi...More..

Mike Budenholzer to become the next head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Mike Budenholzer to become the next head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks

Mike Budenholzer was relieved of his head coaching duties by the Atlanta Hawks earlier this offseason. He served as an assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs for 17 seasons before taking the Hawks job p...More..

Analyst at Deutsche Kept The Lonmin (LON:LMI)
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Analyst at Deutsche Kept The Lonmin (LON:LMI) "Hold" Rating They've Had

Fifth Third National Bank & Trust has invested 0% in Premier Oil plc (LON:PMO). The stock of SDL plc (LON:SDL) earned "Buy" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Tuesday, February 14. Deutsche Bank restated a "buy" ra...More..

Spiking bond yields slam stock market winning streak
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Spiking bond yields slam stock market winning streak

The Dow lost 193 points, or 0.8 percent, to 24,706. Home Depot Inc ( HD.N ) shares slipped 1.6 percent after the home improvement retailer missed sales forecasts as the long winter put a damper on demand fo...More..

Cashier-free Amazon Go stores are coming to Chicago and San Francisco
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Cashier-free Amazon Go stores are coming to Chicago and San Francisco

There were hints that Amazon Go locations were heading to San Francisco and Chicago, according to the news report. Amazon Go is headed for Chicago and San Francisco. "No lines, no checkout", according to the ...More..

Salma Hayek calls for pay cut for male actors
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Salma Hayek calls for pay cut for male actors

If the movie's budget is $10 million, the [male] actor has to understand that if he is making $9.7 million, it is going to be hard for equality". "Otherwise they will kill the movie", she warned. She said Wei...More..

Low to be 'open and honest' with Neuer on World Cup chances
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Low to be 'open and honest' with Neuer on World Cup chances

Uncapped Freiburg striker Petersen received an invitation from the national team after scoring 15 goals in the Bundesliga this season. The title-holders will have to submit their final 23-man squad includin...More..

Motco Trims Holdings in The Home Depot (NYSE:HD)
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Motco Trims Holdings in The Home Depot (NYSE:HD)

HM Payson & Co. lifted its holdings in The Home Depot by 88.2% during the 3rd quarter. ( NYSE :HD). Nippon Life Glob Investors Americas reported 133,779 shs stake. The company's stock sank 7.15% while Eaton Van...More..

Gap apologises to China for 'incorrect' map on T-shirt
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Gap apologises to China for 'incorrect' map on T-shirt

USA clothing retailer Gap apologised late Monday for selling T-shirts with an "incorrect" map of China, after it became the latest among foreign companies that China has taken offence with in relation to its te...More..

Rosneft first-quarter oil output down 1.2 percent because of OPEC deal
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Rosneft first-quarter oil output down 1.2 percent because of OPEC deal

Worldwide benchmark Brent crude futures for the July delivery rose by 0.8 percent to $78.93 per barrel, marking a new high after hitting a 3-1/2 year high of $78.53 during the previous session. Opec has an adeq...More..

Facebook suspends hundreds of apps for misusing user data
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Facebook suspends hundreds of apps for misusing user data

But banning an app from Facebook's ecosystem is not the same as recovering or forcing developers to delete the information they took, let alone tracking down who those developers might have shared information...More..

Deepika Padukone reveals stuns with her first day looks at Cannes
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

Deepika Padukone reveals stuns with her first day looks at Cannes

How did you like Kangana's look for her final red carpet appearance at Cannes Film Festival 2018? In a Zuhair Murad gown that was working wonders for her, she also had that pixie-like vibe going for her. Ever...More..

Six weeks provisional bail granted to Lalu for medical treatment
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

Six weeks provisional bail granted to Lalu for medical treatment

Tej Pratap Yadav will tie the knot with Aishwarya Rai, the daughter of six-time Rashtriya Janata Dal lawmaker Chandrika Rai and a cabinet colleague of Lalu Yadav in many governments. "Slogans of Lalu Yadav Z...More..

Alberta government displaying billboards across BC supporting Trans Mountain Pipeline
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

Alberta government displaying billboards across BC supporting Trans Mountain Pipeline

Notley wouldn't go into detail, but did say she's confident that construction on the pipeline planned for later this year will happen on schedule, as daily talks between Alberta, Kinder Morgan and the federal g...More..

Giuliani says Trump 'denied' the AT&T-Time Warner deal, then backtracks
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Giuliani says Trump 'denied' the AT&T-Time Warner deal, then backtracks

Rudy Giuliani lashed out at Stormy Daniels and her attorney Friday afternoon, suggesting the adult film actress with whom President Donald Trump allegedly had an affair is a prostitute. The company said it...More..

Israeli Military Publishes Footage of Strike on Syrian Aerial Defense System
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Israeli Military Publishes Footage of Strike on Syrian Aerial Defense System

Lt. Col. Jonathan Conricus, a military spokesman, said four of the rockets were intercepted , while the others fell short of their targets. Israel said the airstrikes were in response to rockets fired into...More..

ICICI group net plunges 45% as fresh slippages, provisions soar
by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

ICICI group net plunges 45% as fresh slippages, provisions soar

ICICI Bank reported its smallest quarterly profit in two years on Monday as stricter RBI rules forced the country's third-biggest lender by assets to account for more bad loans. Net NPA, however, marginally dec...More..

by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Iran fears send US oil above $70 for first time since 2014

It was last at $70.30 by 3:05AM ET (0705GMT), up 58 cents, or around 0.9%. But US output has soared by more than a quarter in the past two years to 10.62-million barrels per day and is likely to rise further ...More..

Air France shares tumble following resignation of CEO and ongoing strike action
by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Air France shares tumble following resignation of CEO and ongoing strike action

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire had urged the airline and its workers to resume talks on Sunday, saying that if Air France did not become more competitive it "will disappear". The strikes had already co...More..

President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence Make History in Dallas
by | Monday, May 07, 2018

President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence Make History in Dallas

They have knives and instead there's blood all over the floors of this hospital", he said . "My problem is with the NRA and how they are the gun lobby that has bought off our government and therefore threate...More..

HSBC to buyback shares as profits fall
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

HSBC to buyback shares as profits fall

He stated that the financial institution's "major focus is to develop the companies safely, and now we have elevated funding to ship that goal". Reported operating expenses climbed 13 per cent year-on-year to...More..

Unemployment Rate Drops to 17-Year Low, Economy Adds 164000 Jobs
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Unemployment Rate Drops to 17-Year Low, Economy Adds 164000 Jobs

The report indicates another month of solid job gains for an economy that has been expanding for nearly nine years. "We have people that aren't working". The increase in people earning paychecks has bolstered...More..

Waymo Self-Driving Minivan Involved In Arizona Crash
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Waymo Self-Driving Minivan Involved In Arizona Crash

Uber and Waymo are tied by more than their misfortunes in the Grand Canyon State, which has become one of the most active testing grounds for self-driving cars. According to local police, a Honda minivan travel...More..

Singapore-Kuala Lumpur air link busiest in world
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Singapore-Kuala Lumpur air link busiest in world

It must be mentioned that the duration of the flights between the two destinations is barely more than an hour. The third-place spot was taken by Jakarta-Singapore with 23,704 flights, followed by Hong Kong-Sha...More..

Gas Prices Continue to Climb Across the Country
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Gas Prices Continue to Climb Across the Country

The national average price of gasoline is now its priciest since July 2015, almost 1,000 days, rising to $2.68 per gallon overnight, from April 30 to May 1, according to GasBuddy, the only smartphone app connec...More..

FDA: E-Cigarette Liquid Looks Kid-Friendly, but Can Kill Kids
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

FDA: E-Cigarette Liquid Looks Kid-Friendly, but Can Kill Kids

The products, which were being sold through multiple online retailers, have names like "One Mad Hit Juice Box", sold by NEwhere Inc., and "Vape Heads Sour Smurf Sauce", sold by Lifted Liquids, which look like W...More..

Despite Higher Profits, BP Disappoints With Q1 Cash Flow
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Despite Higher Profits, BP Disappoints With Q1 Cash Flow

BP's underlying replacement cost profit, its definition of net income, rose 71 percent to $2.6 billion in the first quarter, exceeding the $2.2 billion forecast by analysts in a company-provided survey. Russ Mo...More..

Bord Bia conducts 'action plan' in response to Sainsbury's/Asda merger
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Bord Bia conducts 'action plan' in response to Sainsbury's/Asda merger

The merger, between the UK's number two and three supermarkets, was agreed upon by the two companies but awaits approval from the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) in order to be finalised. Prices are exp...More..