Stories about Finance

Jun 06 2017

Annual minimum wage rise to be announced

Labour productivity in the market sector "rose sharply" in 2016 and real net national disposable income had increased by 6.8 per cent in 2016 after falling in 2015. "Econ...

Jun 06 2017

United Kingdom diesel auto sales drop by 20 per cent in May 2017

The UK-only figures, supplied by the Society for Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), paint an ugly picture for May. 81,489 diesel cars were sold, which was 20 percent...

Jun 06 2017

Walmart testing new home drop-off service at NJ stores

About 90 per cent of the United States population lives within 10 miles of a Wal-Mart, and the company is using those locations as shipping hubs to compete with Amazon ...

Jun 06 2017

United States climate withdrawal leaves door open for China in Pacific

Trump , she said , is "playing on a past generation and a lost industry, and we can't bring it back". "Mayor Peduto will speaking the truth about climate change and 21...

Jun 06 2017

Stanley Cup Final: Rinne stars as Predators even series

But that's how it was viewed. For the Predators , there's no place like home . "All of our defensemen, if I'm being honest, even from a team concept defensively, it...

Jun 06 2017

One Manchester Benefit Raises $3 Million, Draws Massive Audience

Ariana also told fans she changed her plans for the One Love Manchester concert after meeting the mother of 15-year-old Olivia Campbell, who died in the terror attack...

Jun 06 2017

Vermont to Join Alliance to Counter Trump Climate Change Decision

Under the Paris agreement , negotiated during former President Barack Obama's tenure, the United States voluntarily committed to reducing polluting emissions by 1.6 ...

Jun 06 2017

Original travel ban should have stayed, says Donald Trump

The solicitor general's office could have sought a quicker schedule, and Trump could have ordered it to do so. Perhaps President Trump should just use his phone for c...

Jun 06 2017

Trump will not block ex-FBI director's testimony

Lawmakers are looking forward to the testimony as a New York Times article in May alleged that the president had asked Comey to discontinue his investigation into for...

Jun 06 2017

Trump won't block Comey from testifying

Broadcast networks plan to cover former FBI Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate Intel Committee on Thursday, because a monster ratings draw of this m...

Jun 06 2017

Qatar's Spat With Neighbors Threatens its Vital Air Industry

Iran - long at odds with Saudi Arabia and a behind-the-scenes target of the move - immediately blamed US President Donald Trump for setting the stage during his rece...

Jun 06 2017

Watch List: Tegna Inc (NYSE:TGNA), Vipshop Holdings Ltd - ADR (NYSE:VIPS)

The business had revenue of $15.95 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $15.62 billion. Net profit margin of Vipshop Holdings Limited (VIPS ) was re...

Jun 06 2017

Sky Plc (SKYAY) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts

Several brokerages have recently commented on LMP. Goldman Sachs Group Inc reaffirmed a "neutral" rating and issued a GBX 430 ($5.52) price objective on shares of DS Smit...

Jun 06 2017

Without Naming Trump, British PM Calls Criticism Of London Mayor 'Wrong'

It's not clear what Trump had in mind other than the court case over his attempt to ban travelers from several predominately Muslim countries. Quite what the US Preside...

Jun 06 2017

US Service Sector Index Indicates Modestly Slower Growth In May

Seventeen non-manufacturing industries reported growth in May, while only one reported contraction. Economists had forecast the index to decline slightly to 57 last month...

Jun 06 2017

Trump to propose privatizing air traffic control

Trump made his remarks June 5 in a White House speech kicking off what has been described as "Infrastructure Week", a week when the president will propose numerous in...

Jun 06 2017

Trump aides try to defend 'Goldilocks' and 'unrealistic' budget

The poor and the disabled are big losers in President Donald Trump's $4.1 trillion budget proposal while the Pentagon is a big victor. Numerous press corps regular...

Jun 06 2017

WH says Trump won't block Comey testimony

News has yet to confirm whether or not they will carry the hearing live. Some bars in the USA capital are even planning to open early for viewing parties. U.S. President ...

Jun 06 2017

Qatar minister calls for calm as diplomatic crisis spirals

Qatar blamed Egypt for coordinating the severance of ties and said the other countries' goal is "the imposition of guardianship over the State". At that time, trav...

Jun 06 2017

Momentum Stock in Focus: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY)

Shufro Rose & Co Llc increased Bristol Myers Squibb Co ( BMY ) stake by 3502.5% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Congress Asset Management Company sold 113,899 shares as ...