Economy

US, Saudi Arabia agree on 'thorough' investigation of journalist's disappearance

The search of the consul's residence came 15 days after Khashoggi's disappearance - and after police apparently thought they would be able to conduct the search...


Khashoggi affair won't stop Trump's drive for war with Iran

The top USA diplomat also said the Saudi leadership "strongly denied any knowledge of what took place in their consulate in Istanbul ". A latest AP report...


IEA sees world oil market 'adequately supplied'

The International Energy Agency said in its monthly report that the world's spare oil production capacity was down to 2 percent of global demand, with furth...


Sears To File For Federal Bankruptcy Today

These photos show how Sears went from being the largest and most prominent retailer in the United States to the struggling company that it is today. For years...


James Murdoch tipped for Tesla chair role

US District Judge Alison Nathan ordered the brief to show the settlement was "fair and reasonable", which is a common practice in the court. It is emphasize...


Saudis to allow Turkish investigators to search consulate

His remarks prompted Saudi Arabia to threaten to use its economic muscle to respond to any punitive measure but Rai al-Youm, a pan-Arab newspaper based in Lo...


Mnuchin: Trump respects Fed but likes low interest rates

Even Amazon ( AMZN ) dropped 6%. While it's unusual for the United States president to publicly bash the Fed, many investors agree that fears of higher int...


Pacific Northwest gas prices could spike after pipeline explosion

There are no reports of injuries, he said. "So far, we're OK-the weather being so nice", Dennis Hougham, another resident, said. He also said people north o...


US, China trade war might end soon, Asia expert says

But he said re-launching trade talks would require China to commit to taking action on structural reforms to its economy. "It's obvious that the immediate eff...


Turkish prosecutor seeks 10-year jail term for U.S. pastor

However, Turkish courts rejected the appeals three times, leaving the U.S. national under house arrest. But the judge said Brunson will not spend anymore time i...


DUP threatens 'serious action' over Brexit

LEAVE voters in Northern Ireland regard sacrificing the peace process as an acceptable price for Brexit, new research claims. "Is the DUP aware of the Irish ...


'Austerity is over': spending on public services to rise, says May

European Union leaders will lay the ground on March 23 for the next phase of Brexit talks after British Prime Minister Theresa May urged them to seize a "...


Petrol down by Rs 4.37/litre, Maharashtra to cut diesel rates: CM

Mumbai: A day after slashing Value-Added Tax on petrol in Maharashtra, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday announced a reduction in diesel prices by ...


Petrol now cheaper by Rs 3 in Noida as compared to Delhi

The state governments in nearly all BJP-ruled states including Maharashtra, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh , Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Assam, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh...


Saudi Arabia And Russia Make Secret Oil Deal

The Saudi Arabian monarchy would fall "within two weeks" if it wasn't for the military support that the United States has provided to the Gulf kingdom over the ...


Amazon boosting workers' minimum wage to $15 an hour

The new floor, which will take effect November 1, applies to more than 250,000 employees who work in the company's network of warehouses, logistics depots and c...


US, Canada reach trilateral trade pact with Mexico to replace NAFTA

Commitment to not mess with currency levels: While the US, Mexico, and Canada do not actively intervene to strengthen or weaken their currencies, the pact to "...


Boeing Wins $9.2B Contract for New Air Force Training Jet

In addition to T-X fighter and bomber training aircraft, Boeing will supply the Air Force with simulators and associated ground equipment. The so-called T...


XRP Market Cap Fell By over $9 Billion on Tuesday

Though the bullish trend from the upper week had started to reverse, the prospect of the cryptocurrency getting listed on Coinbase impacted a further rally ...


Trump to OPEC: Pay for your own military protection

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures lost 43 cents to $71.85 a barrel. The US president is against high oil prices, since they result in higher ga...