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Microsoft has caught up to Apple in market valuation

While Apple quickly regained the title of the world's most valuable company, Microsoft is now nipping at its heels and it begs the question: what would the busi...


Will The Audi E-Tron GT Steal The Porsche Taycan’s Thunder?

Nestled between the concept's wheels is a 90kWh lithium-ion battery pack, which sends power to two synchronous motors, which are placed on the front and rea...


Panama Papers case: German police search Deutsche Bank offices

Some 170 police officers and investigators from the prosecutor's office were searching for six of the bank's premises in and around the city. Records from t...


Nasdaq still plans to launch bitcoin futures despite plunging market

Back in January , when markets were at an all-time high, CEO Adena Friedman said the exchange was determining how to distinguish its plans from contracts alr...


Workers return to GM's Canada plant; union to meet Trudeau

GM Chairman and CEO Mary Barra said the company is aiming to cut executive positions by 25 percent, as part of its overall push to cut it workforce. The US$6-...


Another $25 Billion Wiped Out: Crypto Market Suffers From Large Sell-Off

In it, the bank's analysts said that Bitcoin could easily triple in value in 2017. One reason for the drop could be the US Securities and Exchange Commissio...


Tether Reopens Fiat-USDT Redemption Platform

At time of writing, the Premium stands at 3%, meaning a bitcoin is now around $109 more expensive to buy with Tether than with United States dollars. It's core ...


Oil prices rebound amid Cyber Monday boost, expectation on OPEC's December meeting

Brent dropped 6% last Friday. Brent fell to $59.04 per barrel, or 6.1 percent, from $62.88 in the previous session. Its budget deficit swelled to a record $100...


Powell's Interest Rate Comments Cheer Wall Street Despite Trump's Attacks

Trump says: "They're making a mistake because I have a gut, and my gut tells me more sometimes than anybody else's brain can ever tell me". The president prev...


Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS)

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) closed the recent session at 43.73 with a market value of $75222368. In the recent week Morgan Stanley stock price volatility was no...


Canada Post Was In Dire Financial Straits Even Before Strike

Corporate Retail outlets on Almon Street and Bedford Row in Halifax, along with Queen Street and Akerley Blvd in Dartmouth are still open "as to limit the incon...


IPhone buyers could 'very easily' stand paying 10% more with China tariff

Before Shen heads to Mexico , Xi will meet with Trump at the G20 summit in Buenos Aires as their trade war shows no signs of abating. And just days ahead o...


Quarter of UK pubs closed since 2008

Pubs had a median number of five employees a decade ago - a figure that has increased to eight, partly because of smaller pubs' closures. The ONS attributes t...


Trump Threatens To Cut 'All GM Subsidies' Following Company Layoffs

Toyota also has discussed cutting costs, even though it is building a new assembly plant in Alabama. General Motors will cut more than 14,000 salaried staff...


US Could Tariff iPhones and Laptops Imported from China

Apple stock fell about 1.6 percent in extended trading Monday following the comments. President Donald Trump expects to carry on and raise tariffs on US$200...


Microsoft tops Apple as world's most valuable company

This marks a momentous event for the Bill Gates-founded company, since the last time that it was hailed as more valuable than Tim Cook's business was in 2010, a...


Trump expects to move ahead with boost on China tariffs

Trump said it was "highly unlikely" he would accept China's request to hold off on the increase. If Trump decides to impose the new tariffs, the total amount ...


Bank of America ATM Gives $100 Instead of $10 in Houston

Word spread quickly and a parade of cars lined up to seize the moment. The ATM glitch was reported to Bank of America, and the machine was temporarily shut d...


GM plans 10,000 job cuts, five plant shutdowns in North America

Trump ran for the White House on a pledge to revitalize beleaguered industrial communities across America, promising more jobs and more factories. US-based ca...


Ghosn gone as Mitsubishi joins Nissan in ousting chairperson

When announcing the development, Nissan also said its former chairman was engaged in other significant acts of misconduct, including personal use of company a...


Logitech is in talks of acquisition with Plantronics at over $2.2 billion

Earlier today Reuters reported that Logitech is in discussions to acquire Plantronics Inc ., the us based earphones and headphones manufacturer with a range ...


When does Cyber Monday 2018 start?

Remember: You'll get an extra 15% off almost everything Target sells today, including the items on sale below. The deals at many stores started last week, b...


General Motors to close Canadian factory, putting 3000 jobs at risk

The Oshawa Assembly Plant employs 2,522 workers with Unifor Local 222, according to GM's website . Production reached its peak in the 1980s after a almost $8...


Best Black Friday Christmas deals, from trees to decorations

Since it takes a Christmas tree about 10 years to grow, the 2018 tree buying season is marred by a tight supply. But due to an ongoing tree shortage, official...


GM to close Oshawa plant along with four others in U.S.

Those cuts are in addition to $6.5 billion that the company has announced by the end of this year. General Motors Co is planning to close all operations at ...


Bitcoin Cash Wars End With No Relief for Biggest Cryptocurrency

In the past seven days, the crypto market has experienced a drop of more than $63 billion, as major cryptocurrencies recorded double-digit drops. If the BT...


Black Friday Foot Traffic Falls While Online Sales Break Records

ShopperTrak, which tracks Black Friday foot traffic, reported today there was a 1.7 percent decline from previous year. About a third of online Black Friday s...


Ghosn denies financial misconduct allegations, report says

Saikawa, who rose through the Nissan ranks under Ghosn's wing, has already spoken of his "great resentment and dismay" at the allegations. The three-way allia...


Canada Post workers occupy ministers’ offices to protest back-to-work legislation

He says the last day gift givers could ship something to arrive on December 24 is December 23, but getting parcels in earlier will avoid steep express delivery ...


Winter storm to bring 'hazardous' conditions during busy post-Thanksgiving travel rush

Sunday until 6 p.m. Sunday. The flakes will start flying late Saturday in Colorado and western Nebraska and spread eastward Sunday and Sunday night spreading ...


How to celebrate small shops in Houston — Small Business Saturday

Keller asked residents to spend $35 at two different local businesses during the month of December. The goal is to celebrate and encourage shopping at small bus...


Electoral referendum voting deadline extended by a week

Elections BC will now accept completed voting packages until 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 7, one week later than originally planned. Voters can also return their...


Oil plunges almost eight per cent despite talk of output cut

He explained the recent increase in crude production as a precautionary step taken ahead of the United States sanctions against Iran - which went into effec...


Samsung Apologises Over Sicknesses, Deaths Of Some Workers

Family members had claimed dozens of former Samsung factory workers suffered from leukemia and other blood-related cancer after being exposed to hazardous mater...


EU approves Brexit divorce deal with Britain

Mr Tusk signalled on Saturday that the deal would be approved after Spain withdrew last-minute concerns over Gibraltar. "I do think she has everything now t...


Flight delays as winds strike Sydney, NSW

Crowds gather in Sydney Airport as strong winds cause flight cancellations and lengthy delays. Virgin urged passengers travelling today to check the flight ...


Trade talks with US should be equal, mutually beneficial, says China

Members of the G20 are expected to discuss WTO reform when they meet at a summit in Argentina next week, following a failed attempt to reach agreement on the to...


Flybe shares take off as buyers circle

In a statement Virgin Atlantic said: "Virgin Atlantic notes the recent media speculation related to Flybe ". Flybe said the transatlantic airline, majorit...


Coli cases in Canada increases to 22

There have been two new cases in Ontario and one in Quebec. The total number of Canadian cases is 22 in three provinces including New Brunswick, the Public He...


Climate change will cost the U.S. economy hundreds of billions of dollars

The United States already warmed on average 1.8 degrees Fahrenheit over the past century and will warm at least 3 more degrees by 2100 unless fossil fuel use ...


Arrested Nissan executive Kelly says Ghosn paid appropriately

Ghosn and former Nissan Representative Director Greg Kelly are now being investigated in a case of alleged conspiracy to understate Ghosn's remuneration by abou...


Majestic profits swing to a loss

Majestic said it is planning to bring between £5,000,000 and £8,000,000 of extra inventory into the United Kingdom shortly before its financial year end in Apri...


Stores fighting for Black Friday shoppers aim for convenience

The holiday shopping season presents a big test for a USA economy, whose overall growth so far this year has relied on a burst of consumer spending. Shortly b...


Tesla to cut price of its two models in China

The basic version of the Model S now costs 782,900 yuan ($113,000) - down from 849,900 yuan ($122,525) - while the most expensive version of the Model X has gon...


Liberals push Canada Post bill to Friday-night votes

However, emergency debate to speed the bill's passage through Parliament could begin as soon as Friday. "They're attacking democracy and the rights of workers...


Amazon workers held strikes across Europe on Black Friday

Amazon said on Friday that the demonstrations in Europe did not disrupt operations and disputed the level of protest participation claimed by some unions. The...


Latest on E. coli oubreak from Romaine lettuce

The Public Health Agency of Canada has warned Canadians not to consume romaine lettuce products. As a result, the Ministry of Health and Wellness advises the pu...


USA government reportedly asking allies to stop using Huawei products

According to a new report from the Wall Street Journal , the United States government has initiated an "extraordinary outreach campaign" to foreign allies, try...


Thanksgiving surprise: Couple finds $1.8 million jackpot-winning

In that stack was reportedly a $1.8 million victor. Harold and Tina Ehrenberg from Mandeville were tidying up their house in preparation for Thanksgiving gu...


Is Black Friday dead?

So what stores open on Thanksgiving, and what are the holiday hours? The online deals start Wednesday, November 21, at 10 p.m. Mostly, though, people said the...