Economy

AfCFTA to boost intra-Africa trade

AfCFTA to boost intra-Africa trade

Africa's leaders are expected to gather in Rwanda Wednesday to launch what they say will be the world's largest free trade area in terms of countries. The FEC presided over by Vice-President, Yemi Osi...

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Woman Killed by Autonomous Uber Vehicle in Tempe, AZ

Woman Killed by Autonomous Uber Vehicle in Tempe, AZ

Tempe Police say a 49-year-old woman, Elaine Herzberg, was walking a bicycle in across a busy thoroughfare when she was hit. Further reports noted that Tempe Police Chief Sylvia Moir said that fro...

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IBM has created a computer smaller than a grain of salt

IBM has created a computer smaller than a grain of salt

The "world's smallest computer," as IBM continually refers to it, is meant to bring blockchain capability into this; the security advantages of blockchain-based logistics and tracking could be br...

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Volkswagen ID R Pikes Peak Race Car Revealed

Volkswagen ID R Pikes Peak Race Car Revealed

On June 24, driver and Le Mans victor Romain Dumas will get behind the wheel of the I.D. Volkswagen's latest pitch as it reinvents itself is this, the VW I.D. Although Volkswagen is keeping quie...

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Gambling Commission recommends £30/£2 FOBT stake limits to Government

Gambling Commission recommends £30/£2 FOBT stake limits to Government

Slot games include those such as fruit machines, while non-slots include games such as roulette. " Gambling addiction treatment experts have identified that roulette style FOBT games are highly add...

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United Flight Rerouted After Putting Dog on Wrong Plane

United Flight Rerouted After Putting Dog on Wrong Plane

McTavish's allegations came just four days after a 10-month-old French bulldog died on a United flight after a flight attendant urged the owner to store the pooch in an overhead bin. Louis, Today ...

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Current Broker Rating in Focus on Shares of Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL)

It has underperformed by 22.59% the S&P500. Salient Capital Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Enlink Midstream Llc (ENLC) by 0.39% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. They i...

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Japan PM's Approval Ratings Dive Over Land Sale Scandal

Japan PM's Approval Ratings Dive Over Land Sale Scandal

During Monday's special session in the Upper House Budget Committee, Abe repeated that neither he nor his wife played any part in the Finance Ministry's decision to lease land in Osaka Prefecture to s...

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Tathra bushfire: Aerial images reveal devastation of blaze

Tathra bushfire: Aerial images reveal devastation of blaze

Tathra Public School, Bega High School, Tanja Public School and Bournda Environmental Education Centre will all be closed on Monday. Tony Murphy from Emergency Management Victoria said the SES told ...

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Dairy Queen giving out free cones for first day of spring

Dairy Queen giving out free cones for first day of spring

No matter if you said "yes" or 'heck, yes, ' Dairy Queen has you covered. If free ice cream isn't your style, Rita's is giving away free Italian ice from noon until 9 p.m.

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Volkswagen to build 5-passenger SUV based on Atlas

Volkswagen to build 5-passenger SUV based on Atlas

As you can see in the teaser above, the new SUV concept takes a lot of its design cues from the larger Atlas. Volkswagen will begin producing a 2-row, 5-passenger variant of its all-new 2019 Atlas ...

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Shah Rukh Khan and K…k. Katrina relive the DARR moment!

Shah Rukh Khan and K…k. Katrina relive the DARR moment!

Hours later, Katrina shared a story on Instagram, in which she wore a slightly agitated expression on her face while Shah Rukh appeared to be explaining something to her. Shah Rukh will be playing the...

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Claire's Becomes Latest Retailer to Go Bankrupt

Claire's Becomes Latest Retailer to Go Bankrupt

Claire's agreed a restructuring plan with a group of creditors led by Elliott Management Corp . and Monarch Alternative Capital LP, according to a statement Monday. Claire's has been struggling wit...

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United Kingdom tech giant Micro Focus halves in value as shares crash

United Kingdom tech giant Micro Focus halves in value as shares crash

Since Micro Focus posted its interim results on January 8, revenue has dropped more than anticipated, the company said Monday . The deal included the old Autonomy business, another British firm bou...

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Owner of Highcross shopping centre rejects £5bn takeover bid

Owner of Highcross shopping centre rejects £5bn takeover bid

In a statement, the French firm said that on the 8 March it made a proposal "on a non-adversarial basis" to the Hammerson board with the intention of kicking off "a constructive dialogue" regarding a ...

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Alibaba To Invest A Further $2 Billion Into Lazada

Alibaba To Invest A Further $2 Billion Into Lazada

Alibaba's first investment came in April 2016 when it bought 51 percent of Lazada for $1 billion, and it added another $1 billion last summer to increase its equity to around 83 percent. Peng is now...

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Student walkout tribute to victims

Student walkout tribute to victims

Some even marched to the courthouse carrying signs. Another protest against gun violence is scheduled in Washington on March 24, with organizers saying it is expected to draw hundreds of thousands. ...

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North Korean minister to meet again with Swedish counterpart

North Korean minister to meet again with Swedish counterpart

North Korea's foreign minister held talks in Stockholm with Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven on Friday amid reports Sweden could play a role in setting up a proposed summit between Donald Trump an...

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United Airlines flight diverted after third pet incident

United Airlines flight diverted after third pet incident

United Airlines had another issue with one of its canine travelers. United said it would take full responsibility for the "tragic accident that should never have occurred" and that pets should never...

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Tenn. high school holds second protest after walkout marred by violence

Tenn. high school holds second protest after walkout marred by violence

Some students circled around the american flag in the front of the school. State College Friends School middle school students wrote thousands of messages of support for students at Marjory Stonema...

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Google bans adverts for cryptocurrencies

Google bans adverts for cryptocurrencies

The products include cryptocurrencies and related content like cryptocurrency exchanges, cryptocurrency trading advice, and initial coin offerings , as well as binary options. The craze for crypt...

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RBI guv Urjit Patel calls for more powers over state-run banks

RBI guv Urjit Patel calls for more powers over state-run banks

Commenting on its revised framework for resolution of stressed assets, Patel said that the new framework along with the insolvency and bankruptcy code attempts at breaking the promoter-bank nexus, one...

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May: Russia's United Kingdom diplomat expulsion 'doesn't change facts of matter'

May: Russia's United Kingdom diplomat expulsion 'doesn't change facts of matter'

The United Kingdom's ambassador to Moscow , Laurie Bristow, was summoned to the ministry on Saturday morning to be told of Moscow's decision. Britain's action was sequel to the use of a Russian-dev...

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United Airlines Accidentally Sends A Dog Meant For Kansas To Japan

Louis was diverted Thursday after the airline learned it had an unauthorized passenger on board: a dog. United provided compensation to all of the customers on board the diverted Flight 3996, it sai...

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U.S. inquiry focuses on 4 air bag-connected crash deaths

U.S. inquiry focuses on 4 air bag-connected crash deaths

The agency said it was reviewing 425,000 2012-2013 Kia Forte and 2011 Hyundai Sonata cars. NHTSA says it is now aware of six crashes in which air bags failed to deploy. Additionally, ODI is aware of...

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