LeBron James signs for Lakers in £116m deal

However, there should be plenty of space with the Lakers to replicate some of these numbers. Earlier this season, James was flattered when a Pennsylvania company paid for three billboards in OH urging James to come to Philadelphia , where the club... More..

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by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

BMW And Hyundai The Latest To Condemn Trump’s Proposed Tariffs

China has also responded by taxing imports from the US. "We don't think a lot of the July 6 tariffs have yet to be fully priced into the market". At the weekend Moog sent out an appeal to its mailing lis...More..

by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Trump's Tweet on Deal With Saudi King Makes Oil Prices Plummet

Oil prices fell on Monday as supplies from Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation rose while economic growth stumbled in Asia amid an escalating trade dispute with the United States. In December 2016, OPEC, Russia...More..

Cruise employee rescued by different ship day after falling overboard
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Cruise employee rescued by different ship day after falling overboard

A crew member that went overboard on a cruise ship has miraculously been found alive 22 hours later. Carnival Cruise Line President Christine Duffy calls the rescue "nothing short of miraculous". Coast Gu...More..

Wow: Tesla just built 7000 cars in a week
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Wow: Tesla just built 7000 cars in a week

Surprisingly, this is a promise Tesla has (almost) delivered on . Apparently Musk is now targeting 6,000 Model 3s by the end of June . Production of the Model 3 has been plagued by a number of issues, includ...More..

Saudi king agrees to raise oil production, says US Trump
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Saudi king agrees to raise oil production, says US Trump

Although high oil prices benefit the USA shale oil producers to ramp up their output and increase their revenues, Trump is also believed to prefer keeping prices low for American consumers at pumping stations...More..

Move over UPS truck: Amazon delivery vans to hit the street
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Move over UPS truck: Amazon delivery vans to hit the street

According to the company, successful delivery partners can make up to $300,000 in annual profit. Amazon says it will "take an active role" in helping the wanna-be business owners set up shop - including t...More..

Why Oil Prices Are Surging
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Why Oil Prices Are Surging

It produces around 10 million barrels of crude per day, according to OPEC . "This will push the system close to the limit", FGE further, emphasized, noting that spare production capacity could fall below 2 m...More..

Not all Swiss bank money illegal
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Not all Swiss bank money illegal

Money parked by Indians in Swiss banks rose over 50 per cent to CHF 1.01 billion (Rs 7,000 crore) in 2017, reversing a three-year downward trend amid India's clampdown on suspected black money stashed there. "W...More..

Iran oil: Pradhan says ‘will go by national interest’
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Iran oil: Pradhan says ‘will go by national interest’

The Trump administration is stepping up efforts to isolate Iran and its faltering economy from global financial and trading systems. So the commitment there is to add another million barrels per day; the mark...More..

Feds unveil counter-tariffs, offer metal and manufacturing industries up to $2B
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Feds unveil counter-tariffs, offer metal and manufacturing industries up to $2B

President Trump's tariffs on Canadian products and attacks against Prime Minister Justin Trudeau have prompted the mayor of Ottawa , the country's capital and fourth-largest city, to skip an invite-only Fourt...More..

Today Is the Day Every Last Toys R Us Store Closes
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Today Is the Day Every Last Toys R Us Store Closes

Advocates say 33,000 Toys "R" Us workers should be entitled to $75 million in severance to help pay the bills while they look for look for another job. The toy giant filed for bankruptcy in September 2017 and...More..

Tulip suspends output at Scottish plant amid Carbon dioxide shortage
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Tulip suspends output at Scottish plant amid Carbon dioxide shortage

The trade journal Gas World - which was the first to report on an EU-wide shortage of CO2 earlier this month - described it as the "worst supply situation to hit the European carbon dioxide business in decade...More..

United Kingdom auto industry in jobs warning over Brexit
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

United Kingdom auto industry in jobs warning over Brexit

A spokesman for the government , however, told The National: "We're confident of securing a good deal with the EU that's mutually beneficial, and allows for the most free and frictionless trade with our Euro...More..

Brexit: UK citizens march in London demanding second referendum
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Brexit: UK citizens march in London demanding second referendum

Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain will not stay in the customs union after it leaves the European Union on March 29 next year. Josh Hardie, deputy director general at the CBI, said organisations were ...More..

Tayyip Erdogan reelected Turkey's president by big margin
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Tayyip Erdogan reelected Turkey's president by big margin

Erdogan's Justice and Development Party ran in an alliance with the far-right Nationalist Movement Party to create the People's Alliance. "Are we going to give them an Ottoman slap tomorrow?" The AKP won 295 ...More..

Iran bans 1,300 imports as economic protest shuts shops in Tehran
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Iran bans 1,300 imports as economic protest shuts shops in Tehran

A separate protest saw demonstrators attempting to encircle the Iranian parliament. The unplanned demonstration came a day after protests forced two major shopping centers for mobile phones and electronic...More..

Trump threatens Harley-Davidson with tax
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Trump threatens Harley-Davidson with tax

Wednesday he tweeted: "Harley-Davidson should stay 100% in America, with the people that got you your success". One day after the Wisconsin-based company said it was planning to shift some manufacturing overs...More..

Azerbaijan welcomes OPEC decision to increase oil output
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Azerbaijan welcomes OPEC decision to increase oil output

Oil fell on Monday as investors prepared for an extra 1 million barrels per day (bpd) of oil to hit markets after OPEC agreed to raise production and as US equity markets slipped on trade war fears. The most...More..

Mattis visits China as tensions mount over militarization, trade, and Taiwan
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Mattis visits China as tensions mount over militarization, trade, and Taiwan

While this was not explicitly reacting to the tariffs on washing machines and solar panels, the timing suggested a repeat of China's retaliation to former US President Obama's safeguard tariffs on tyres in ...More..

Trump revs up attacks on Harley-Davidson over production move
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Trump revs up attacks on Harley-Davidson over production move

Harley-Davidson said Monday that the E.U.'s action increased the tariffs on its motorcycles "from 6 percent to 31 percent". He also vowed to retaliate against Harley-Davidson with taxes and said its "empl...More..

Rouhani says Iran will not give in to pressure from Trump
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Rouhani says Iran will not give in to pressure from Trump

The State Department said it does not plan to offer waivers or allow countries to wind down imports from Iran . Washington is to start reimposing economic penalties on Tehran in coming months after U.S. Tr...More..

by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

China defends its United States investment record

The EU riposted last week against emblematic American exports in response to United States tariffs on steel and aluminium. Late last month, Trump infuriated United States allies - from the European Union to C...More..

Harley-Davidson responds to European Union tariffs by moving U.S. production overseas
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Harley-Davidson responds to European Union tariffs by moving U.S. production overseas

In a stock market filing , the company said the EU's reaction to Donald Trump's steel tariffs , which will add $2,200 (£1,657) to the average cost of a motorcycle exported from the U.S. In a filing, the co...More..

Greece gets 'historic' debt relief deal
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Greece gets 'historic' debt relief deal

Yields on Greek bonds dropped with the 10-year note falling as much as 1.01 percent at 11.57 am Athens time on Wednesday to nearly a month low, while the Athens Stock Exchange General Index rose as much as 1.1 ...More..

Turkey's MHP leader hails election victory
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Turkey's MHP leader hails election victory

Erdogan's victory paves the way for another five-year term. The elections complete Turkey's switch from a parliamentary democracy to an executive presidency, which was approved in a contested referendum previ...More..

Wayfair: No big impact from Supreme Court case
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Wayfair: No big impact from Supreme Court case

At the March 24 Johnson City Commission meeting, Finance Director Janet Jennings spoke about how online sales have slowly deteriorated in recent years, citing online sales as the driving factor. "Any adjustme...More..

SD may see lower rate after sales tax ruling
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

SD may see lower rate after sales tax ruling

With the larger sites having to pay sales taxes, smaller businesses have a bit more of an even playing field, especially if they have tech-savvy local marketing ads on Google and content-rich sites that attract...More..

Supreme Court rules in favor of online sales tax
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Supreme Court rules in favor of online sales tax

While a Supreme Court ruling on sales taxes will create more obligations and expenses for many small online retailers, owners are already thinking about how they'll comply. The Act takes effect on July 1, 2018 ...More..

OPEC and allies agree to share oil production increase
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

OPEC and allies agree to share oil production increase

Iran does not believe its customers will get waivers from the U.S. government that would allow them to continue crude purchases, Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Namdar Zangeneh said in a Bloomberg Televisi...More..