Stories about Finance

Jan 18 2019

Tesla Model 3 targeted in the Pwn2Own hacking competition

Cars are becoming increasingly connected and reliant on software to function, and in the case of Tesla, software upgrades including new features are deployed remotely. An...

Jan 18 2019

Trump pulls U.S. delegation out of Davos forum, citing shutdown

Donald Trump has cancelled a proposed overseas trip by his Democratic opponent Nancy Pelosi , and scrapped administration officials' travel to the World Economic Forum...

Jan 18 2019

Huawei is accused by U.S. prosecutors of stealing trade secrets

Both have also been accused of failing to respect USA sanctions on Iran. "Huawei and ZTE are like two sides of the same coin". Once put in place, an export ban would ne...

Jan 18 2019

Democrats introduce $15 minimum wage bill

Sanders' bill to raise the minimum wage to $15 will significantly raise labor costs", Kochevar said . Small business owners have "grave concerns" over a recent Democra...

Jan 18 2019

Trump signs bill to compensate gov’t workers for wages lost during shutdown

CNN's Kaitlin Collins reported on Wednesday that "Stephen Miller and other speechwriters have been working on Trump's address for weeks" and that they "were prepared t...

Jan 18 2019

Man banned from Royal Caribbean after jumping off cruise ship

Said another user, "Congratulations, you made the news and Royal Caribbean banned you for life.fearless stuff glad you survived". Naydev states that at the time he ma...

Jan 18 2019

May seeks Brexit fix in talks with rivals

Exactly the same proportion of voters said they wanted a second European Union referendum - three points higher than recorded in a similar poll before Christmas. "I'm not...

Jan 18 2019

Goldman Sachs earnings beat expectations but bank books litigation charge

Like other banks, Goldman Sachs had to make an accounting adjustment to its books after the passage of the 2017 tax law, which required banks to write off billions of dol...

Jan 17 2019

Taiwan stages live-fire military exercises after China threats

Some of China's other longstanding concerns, including Uighur and Tibetan separatism and control over disputed maritime areas, are listed alongside Taiwan as primary fa...

Jan 17 2019

German airport security staffs begin one-day strike

Lufthansa, the country's largest airline, has said it anticipates a "significant" impact on flights Tuesday. After the strikes in Berlin, Stuttgart, Düsseldorf and Cologn...

Jan 17 2019

'At any cost': China warns US Navy over Taiwan

Still, the USA defense intelligence official cautioned against over-reacting, noting Xi could believe he has plenty of time to achieve reunification with Taiwan . Such...

Jan 17 2019

US in criminal probe of China's Huawei

Ensuring that penalties for violating US export control laws or sanctions are not withdrawn until a pattern of compliance and cooperation over the course of a year proves...

Jan 17 2019

China's exports see highest decline since 2017

Accordingly, the imports rose by 15.8 percent, the Chinese exports, but only to 9.9 percent. 'Hidden concerns'China's global trade volume rose past year but its surplus w...

Jan 16 2019

Cathay Pacific accidentally discounts business-class tickets -- again

As it was in the first incident , the carrier said it would honor the tickets again as it investigates the cause of the error. For a short while, the company was selling...

Jan 16 2019

Walmart bans woman who rode cart while drinking wine from Pringles can

Officers were also told she was drinking wine from a Pringles can. The woman had reportedly been riding the electric cart around the parking lot for about three hours, ...

Jan 16 2019

Top vehicle, truck and SUV to be revealed at Detroit auto show

Hyundai scored two out of three wins on Monday in the North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year awards, as the Detroit auto show's press previews offi...

Jan 16 2019

Marks & Spencer reveal 17 more stores earmarked for closure

In all, M&S plans to close 100 shops by 2022, as announced in May. The company will now consult staff and listen to any alternative suggestions from them for how to kee...

Jan 16 2019

Galway based Supermacs win their trademark case against fast food Giant McDonalds

However, Tuesday's judgement rebukes that. "It follows from the above that the EUTM proprietor has not proven genuine use of the contested EUTM for any of the goods and...

Jan 16 2019

British lawmakers reject Theresa May’s Brexit deal

Prime Minister Theresa May has welcomed the challenge by Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn . Jeremy Corbyn has called a vote of no confidence against the government - an...

Jan 16 2019

Saudi energy minister affirms oil market on 'right track'

But India's growth will overtake China as the country with the world's largest oil demand by 2024, according to a recent report by energy consultancy Wood Mackenzie. Khal...