Economy

British Prime Minister May warns ousting her won't make Brexit talks easier

At the end of a bruising week for the Prime Minister, she used an interview with the Daily Mail to tell her critics their alternative plans for Brexit would n...


Carlos Ghosn arrested; Nissan likely to sack him

The Japanese automaker said it would remove Ghosn from his position as chairman, after uncovering that the former CEO had purposely under-reported his compensat...


Trump raises hopes of China trade deal

Trump has already imposed steep tariffs on US$250 billion (S$340 billion) of Chinese goods, and has threatened to hit another US$267 billion, which would be al...


Trump tweet snuffs oil rally as OPEC and markets warn of oversupply

Worldwide benchmark Brent crude dropped nearly 7% to $65.11 (£50.24) a barrel, its lowest level since March. OPEC + is considering cutting oil output by ...


Amazon’s second headquarters won’t be anywhere close to North Texas

Toronto continually stood out as a top contender for the bid , beating out the likes of other Canadian cities and was in the final running alongside Denver, Vi...


Singles' Day racks up $33b in sales in 16 hours

The Chinese company hit a record $1bn in sales in 85 seconds, and then just shy of $10bn in the first hour of the 24-hour spree. The company settled roughly 6...


Google Employee Protest Was Rejection of 'Individualism'

Employee-gathered data suggests the company pays men more than women; Google takes issue with those figures and argues women at the company make 99.7 cents ...


Boeing issues advice over sensors after LionAir crash

Boeing says it has issued an operations manual bulletin to address concerns about erroneous readings from a sensor that has been implicated in last week's fat...


Tesla names Telstra executive as new chairwoman

Securities and Exchange Commission to end claims he misled investors. The settlement requires Tesla to install an independent chairman, among other penalti...


Why Marijuana Was A Big Winner From 2018 Midterms (CGC)(CRON)(TLRY)(APHA)

MI voters approved a measure permitting people over 21 years old to smoke pot. Proposal 1 allows adults aged 21 and older to possess up to 2.5 ounces of mar...


Synagogue shooter tended to by Jewish doctors, nurses

Before Trump's arrival on Tuesday, a crowd of protesters blocked the entrance to the city's Republican club, over the party's purported failure to denounce wh...


[BREAKING] 'Missing' Indonesian Lion Air Plane Found Crashed Into The Java Sea

We are now still trying to dive to find the aircraft. "We don't know yet whether there are any survivors", Mr Syaugi said . "At the moment personnel from K...


US Economy Grows By 3.5% In Third Quarter

In addition, at an global seminar on China's macroeconomic performance jointly organized by the three organizers, 56 percent of 110 domestic economists forecas...


IBM to acquire Red Hat in $34B blockbuster deal

The acquisition - IBM's largest ever - highlights the company's efforts to increase subscription-based software offerings as demand for mainframe servers and so...


Tesla shares big news with 3rd quarter financial results

Alphabet is a holding in Jim Cramer's Action Alerts PLUS member club. In brief: Tesla and CEO Elon Musk recently settled a dispute with the DOJ but ac...


Son of murdered journalist Khashoggi leaves Saudi Arabia

President Trump has been briefed by CIA Director Gina Haspel on the latest in the US investigation into how Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashogg...


USA oil inventories increase last week

Front-month Brent crude oil futures were at $76.72 a barrel at 0320 GMT, 28 cents, or 0.4 per cent, above their last close. Saudi OPEC governor Adeeb Al...


Victor of US Mega Millions jackpot yet to come forward

Two Kansas tickets matched four of the first five numbers and the Powerball in last night's drawing to win $50,000 each. There were a total of 33,263 winni...


Saudi Public Prosecutor Says Khashoggi Killing Was Premeditated

Turkey has been turning up the pressure on Saudi Arabia, a regional rival, to reveal more about the crime. France has said it will consider sanctions against Sa...


Record $1.6 Billion Mega Millions Jackpot Up For Grabs Tonight

The drawings are held on CW20 around 11 p.m. If you win, your next decision is to take the cash option which would be around $904 million or you can take th...