Stories about Finance

Aug 02 2018

No, Google is not returning to China, censored or otherwise

Search terms about human rights, democracy, religion and peaceful protests would be among the words blacklisted in the search engine app, the report said. The government'...

Aug 02 2018

RBI hikes repo rates by 25 basis points

Two reasons were stated by economists for the RBI to increase the rates - one, core inflation, which is the non-food, non-oil inflation, quickened to 6.4 percent in Jun...

Aug 02 2018

Huawei sells more smartphones than Apple for first time

Apple slipped to the third spot for the first time in seven years and now controls 11% market share with 41.3 million shipments. Apple has fallen to third place amon...

Aug 02 2018

Trump administration confirms plan to raise China import tariff to 25 percent

We were particularly heartened that Trump and the Europeans now have a handshake agreement to aim for zero tariffs on both sides of the Atlantic. He also has threatene...

Aug 02 2018

Secret TSA program spies on unsuspecting passengers

The air marshals observe the targets and keep notes, the Globe reports - documenting whether they change clothes or shave while traveling, abruptly change direction w...

Aug 02 2018

Frustrated Over China Trade War Progress, Trump Considers Escalation

Though many different US industries have felt the sting from President Trump's trade dispute with China, Ross argues that American citizens understand the reasoning behin...

Aug 02 2018

Tesla tempers cash burn as Musk's Model 3 gains steam

It also said that Model 3 gross margins would "grow significantly" to about 15% this quarter and 20% in the last three months of the year. Analysts have questioned wh...

Aug 02 2018

USA sanctions two Turkey officials over detention of pastor

Turkey has strongly protested the United States and said it will retaliate the sanctions imposed on justice and interior ministers in the same way and without delay. Brun...

Aug 02 2018

Japanese Yen Looks Past Retail Trade Data, BOJ and Fed in Focus

But there is uncertainty over how long it can sustain the current ultra-easy policy given the strain near-zero rates are inflicting on Japanese banks and the bond marke...

Aug 02 2018

Salad, wrap products sold at Kroger, Walgreen’s recalled

Consumers are urged to throw them away. The products are packaged under a variety of brand names. Pre-cut melon from Caito was linked to a salmonella outbreak this past...

Aug 01 2018

British voters support a referendum on final Brexit deal

YouGov surveyed 1,653 British adults on Wednesday and Thursday. Gideon Skinner, head of political research at Ipsos MORI, said: 'Theresa May has faced a lot of criticis...

Aug 01 2018

Loans to get costlier as RBI hikes repo rate again

Reserve Bank of India hiked repo rate by 25 basis points. . The rates has been hiked to an extent of 10 basis points. Kundu said he expects India to hike rates again b...

Aug 01 2018

JLR drags Tata Motors to Rs. 1,863 cr. loss, biggest since 2009

We will also calibrate our capital spends to minimise cash outflow'. Britain's biggest carmaker has blamed Chinese manoeuvres on trade, uncertainty from Brexit and a ba...

Aug 01 2018

Video shows beatdown at McDonald’s after customer throws milkshake at employee

According to the eyewitness, it all started with the fact that she asked for a Cup of water, and the Manager closed the soda machine, not allowing her to get a free drink...

Aug 01 2018

Counterpoint: OnePlus 6 shipments beat Galaxy S9+ nearly 3:1 in India

Canalys pointed out that the second quarter has historically been a weak one for Apple . "The importance of Huawei overtaking Apple this quarter can not be overst...

Aug 01 2018

Uber to scrap self-driving truck programme to focus on cars

In this photo from 2016, an Otto engineer sits behind the steering wheel of a self-driving, big-rig truck during a demonstration in San Francisco. San Francisco-based...

Aug 01 2018

Farmers fear $12 billion aid package a sign of extended trade war

US President Donald Trump (right) and President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker walk together before speaking about trade relations in the White House in...

Aug 01 2018

Apple quarterly profit leaps, nears $1 trillion value

During a conference call with analysts, Cook said the iPhone X was the most popular iPhone in the fiscal third quarter, gaining market share around the world. This tran...

Jul 31 2018

Homeless man hands out resumes, gets hundreds of job offers

She learned his name was David Casarez . A California homeless man is receiving overwhelming support after a picture of him holding a sign goes viral on Twitter . "...

Jul 31 2018

Harley Davidson forays into entry-level 250-500cc class motorcycles

The LiveWire is being hailed as "the first in a broad, no-clutch "twist and go" portfolio of electric two-wheelers created to establish the company as the leader in the e...