Economy

Bitcoin Naysayer Jamie Dimon of JP Morgan Chase

Bitcoin Naysayer Jamie Dimon of JP Morgan Chase "Regrets" His Past Comments

He called the digital currency a " fraud ", predicted that governments would "crush it" and even threatened to fire any of his bankers if they traded it. His "cry foul" comments were also revealed to ...

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Plastic microbeads ban comes into force

Plastic microbeads ban comes into force

The ban was recommended by the UK Parliament's Environmental Audit Committee, which recently called for a tax on plastic-lined coffee cups and a deposit return program for plastic bottles, and wants t...

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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos now worth $105B, surpassing Bill Gates

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos now worth $105B, surpassing Bill Gates

Forbes also put Bezos at the head of the uber-rich class, but cited his net worth at $104.4 billion. Although Bezos' wealth is the largest overall figure, it does not compare to famously wealthy in...

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Discovery to Leave Maryland

Huge murals advertising Shark Week were installed on the building for years. The sale and closing of the Silver Spring building is expected about one year after the closing of the Scripps acquisition....

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South Brooklyn Assemblymember Pamela Harris indicted on fraud charges

South Brooklyn Assemblymember Pamela Harris indicted on fraud charges

Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of ny announced on Tuesday. The U.S. Attorney's Office said in a news release that Pamela Harris, a New York State Assemblywoman, was indicted for a number...

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Old school Kodak +67% on blockchain move

Old school Kodak +67% on blockchain move

January 9, 2018 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Investorideas.com, a leader in Blockchain content with its Bitcoin and blockchain portals strong Bitcoinandblockchainstocks.com , Cryptocurrencyinvesto...

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Not eyeing anyone's territory to exploit resources, PM Modi's dig at China

Not eyeing anyone's territory to exploit resources, PM Modi's dig at China

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said India has no intention of exploiting any country's resources and is not eyeing anyone's territory, basing its relationships not on "profit or loss" but o...

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Cryptocurrency ripple falls again, adds to sharp losses from the previous day

Cryptocurrency ripple falls again, adds to sharp losses from the previous day

Bitcoin Cash is garnered a lot of positive traction in South Korea over the weekend and owing to that bitcoin cash price zoomed to a whopping $3800 in South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges - a $100...

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Morrisons, Tesco and discounters stand out in Christmas battle

Morrisons, Tesco and discounters stand out in Christmas battle

Kantar Worldpanel said an additional £1 billion went through supermarket tills compared to the same festive period previous year, with the Friday before Christmas the busiest shopping day ever recor...

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Hyundai Nexo FCV Fuel Cell SUV Revealed

Hyundai Nexo FCV Fuel Cell SUV Revealed

Hyundai plans to introduce at least 18 new eco-friendly auto models by 2025, starting with the Hyundai Nexo fuel cell vehicle that made its debut at CES in Las Vegas. It is being designed as the ...

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Jet Airways : Indian airline fires pilots for fighting in the air

Jet Airways : Indian airline fires pilots for fighting in the air

The operator, identified as Amit Malhotra, is a resident of Vivek Vihar area in Delhi, a senior DRI official said. It was found based on initial assessment that the lady was part of a plan to bring ba...

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Morrisons posts better-than-expected Christmas sales

Morrisons posts better-than-expected Christmas sales

It also said that wholesale growth was strong, helped by supplying some tobacco products to the retailer's new partner, McColl's, earlier than initially planned. Households spent a record average of £...

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'The Shape of Water' leads nominations for Britain's BAFTA awards

'The Shape of Water' leads nominations for Britain's BAFTA awards

At the Golden Globes last Sunday night, Guillermo del Toro , who won Best Director for The Shape of Water , refused to leave the stage when the music came on, cueing him to end his acceptance spee...

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Swaraj credits PM Modi for India's increasing dominance

Swaraj credits PM Modi for India's increasing dominance

Speaking in Hindi at the ASEAN-India Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in Singapore, she said her Ministry prioritised the welfare of Indian citizens living overseas, and urged them to return home to take advan...

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Toyota introduces e-Palette, its mobile retail space

Toyota introduces e-Palette, its mobile retail space

It's an open platform for ride-sharing, retail, delivery, or really anything a business can think of. The concept is part of Toyota's shift from vehicle company to "mobility company", Toyoda said....

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Jaguar Land Rover achieves best annual sales in its history

Jaguar Land Rover achieves best annual sales in its history

Jaguar sales were up by 20 per cent to 178,601 cars in its strongest full-year performance to date, thanks to bumper sales of the Jaguar F-Pace, XE and XF, while Land Rover sales rose two per cent ...

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Wintry mix for this afternoon

Wintry mix for this afternoon

Snow, freezing rain and sleet is in store for Monday, starting with an 80 percent chance of precipitation between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. and a 30 percent chance before 7 p.m. A side note: if the warm laye...

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Dartz's $1.3M RussoBaltique vodka found after Copenhagen heist

Dartz's $1.3M RussoBaltique vodka found after Copenhagen heist

A person reported finding the valuable vodka at a construction site in Copenhagen, Cafe 33 owner Brian Ingberg said. The bottle, made from white and yellow gold and containing a diamond-encrusted ...

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Nissan Online Newsroom: Nissan Brain-to-Vehicle technology redefines future of driving

Nissan Online Newsroom: Nissan Brain-to-Vehicle technology redefines future of driving

Nissan Executive Vice President Daniele Schillaci will join a discussion titled "Self-Driving Cars: the Future of Personal Transportation", from 10-11 a.m. Here's another application: by detecting ...

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BBC China Editor Leaves UK Pubcaster In Gender Pay Row

BBC China Editor Leaves UK Pubcaster In Gender Pay Row

In an open letter to BBC licence fee payers, she makes a series of powerful claims against the corporation, including that it is not "not living up to its stated values of trust, honesty and accounta...

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Sensex, Nifty at record highs

Sensex, Nifty at record highs

Financials and IT stocks gained, with Infosys Ltd and ICICI Bank Ltd helping the indexes gain. India lowered its forecast for the current year's economic growth to 6.5 percent on Friday from t...

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FCC Chairman Cancels Appearance at Electronics Show

FCC Chairman Cancels Appearance at Electronics Show

The Federal Trade Commission's acting chairwoman Maureen Ohlhausen, who was also scheduled for the debate, will still attend. Pai has been a frequent target of hostility since he unveiled a proposal a...

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US Adds 148000 Jobs in December and Wages Rise

US Adds 148000 Jobs in December and Wages Rise

The manufacturing sector added 25,000 new jobs in December, while the construction sector added 30,000, and health care added 29,000. The U.S. national unemployment rate was 4.1% last month, matchin...

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Emre Can to sign for Juventus in the summer

Emre Can to sign for Juventus in the summer

The Serie A club's officials met with Can's representatives on Thursday, according to Sky Sports Italia , and were able to persuade him to sign a contract when he becomes a free agent in July. Accord...

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Airliners collide at Toronto's Pearson Airport, passengers safe

Airliners collide at Toronto's Pearson Airport, passengers safe

No one was injured on the WestJet flight, but a Toronto Pearson Fire and Emergency Service worker was hospitalized with injuries. According to WestJet, the Sunwing aircraft was pushing back from the...

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