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Oil prices dip on unexpected growth in US crude stocks

Oil prices dip on unexpected growth in US crude stocks

Oil prices surged on Wednesday, shrugging off an unexpected build in USA crude stockpiles and rebounding from a four-day slump as Russia's central bank expressed caution on plans to boost oil supply. A possible production increase by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC members including Russian Federation has been in focus, especially after Saudi Arabia, de facto leader of the oil cartel, and Russian Federation have discussed boosting output by some 1 million ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Burger King Will Be Offering Whopper Donuts On National Donut Day

Burger King Will Be Offering Whopper Donuts On National Donut Day

National Doughnut Day was established in 1938 by the Chicago Salvation Army to honor women who served doughnuts to soldiers during World War I, USA Today said. Buy a dozen regular glazed doughnuts at Prince Donuts, and you'll receive three cronuts (a doughnut-croissant hybrid) free of charge. Papa John's: Get a free order of donut holes here, with any online purchase. Consulte Mais Informação

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Italy's League leader dismisses talk of president's impeachment

Italy's League leader dismisses talk of president's impeachment

His attempts to form a government broke down when Mattarella refused to allow Paolo Savona , an outspoken critic of the European Union, to take up the post of minister of economy. He rejected that argument saying Italy isn't structurally weaker than Germany, but that the message needed to be underlined that "if we want to share currency, we need to behave in a different way". Consulte Mais Informação

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Chick-Fil-A location raising employees' pay to $18 an hour

Chick-Fil-A location raising employees' pay to $18 an hour

Starting Monday , people now employed as "hospitality professionals" at the franchise owned by Eric Mason will see wages jump as much as $5 per hour, from $12.50-$13 to $17-$18. A Washington Post report reveals that a Chick-fil-A in Sacramento is looking to retain its workers in the tightened labor market by increasing wages from the current rate of about $11 an hour to up to $18 an hour. Consulte Mais Informação

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Tesla Flies in New Battery Production Line for Nevada Gigafactory

Tesla Flies in New Battery Production Line for Nevada Gigafactory

One of the sources noted that the first two shipments of robotics and other equipment had arrived at the Nevada Gigafactory , and they are expected to be installed in Gigafactory 1's battery module production line. In that same report, Musk said Tesla intends to begin Model Y production sometime in late 2019. Consumer Reports labels the Model 3 an "impressive performance sedan" and notes that the auto went from zero-to-60 miles per hour in 5.3 seconds and offers drivers handling that is ... Consulte Mais Informação

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De Beers changes their tune, debuts lab-grown diamonds

De Beers changes their tune, debuts lab-grown diamonds

For years diamond giant De Beers championed the purity and rareness of natural gemstones, warning of the dangers posed by lab-grown products that seek to pass themselves off as the real thing. The process creates particles that can eventually crystallise into diamonds in weeks. De Beers will now be selling manufactured diamonds. The company's Element Six business, based in England, is the world's largest supplier of lab-grown diamonds for drilling, mining and semiconductors. Consulte Mais Informação

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Microsoft tops Google’s market cap for the first time in 3 years

Microsoft's stock price is more than double what it was when Satya Nadella became chief executive in 2014. The company still trails behind Apple and Amazon at $923 billion and $782 billion, respectively. Driven by consistent growth in its Office and Cloud solutions, Microsoft posted a revenue of $26.8 billion and net income of $7.4 billion in its third quarter that ended on March 31. Consulte Mais Informação

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Consumer Reports reverses rating, recommends 'buy' for Tesla Model 3

Consumer Reports reverses rating, recommends 'buy' for Tesla Model 3

Baird & Co., said in a note to clients. The braking improvement raised the Model 3's overall test score enough to earn the magazine's recommendation despite a few other complaints. But Consumer Reports said the stopping distance was not class leading and the further updates may be necessary. Indeed, the outlet notes in its newest review of the vehicle that, until now, remote improvement to a car's basic functionality on such a meaningful scale as Tesla just pulled off was "unheard of". Consulte Mais Informação

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China slams United States for 'sudden flip-flops' in trade policy

China slams United States for 'sudden flip-flops' in trade policy

The Trump administration on Tuesday moved forward with restrictions on Chinese investment in the USA and tariffs on $ 50 billion worth of Chinese goods despite talks that seemed to alleviate trade tensions between the two countries. The White House announced Tuesday that the crackdown on Chinese trade would take effect in June. Despite being one of the administration's leading protectionist voices early on, Ross was initially left off a May trade delegation to China led by Treasury ... Consulte Mais Informação

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SIA to launch world's longest commercial flight to NY in Oct

SIA to launch world's longest commercial flight to NY in Oct

Reviving the route that the Singapore flag carrier scrapped more than four years ago will help the airline fill a gap in its U.S. network that has benefited rivals including Qantas Airways Ltd and Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd. Flights will be operated using the new Airbus A350-900ULR (ultra-long-range). Singapore Airlines is the latest to enter the fray with a 9,535-mile flight from Singapore to NY. Consulte Mais Informação

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'Betrayed' Canadians could launch unprecedented protests over Trans Mountain, activist says

'Betrayed' Canadians could launch unprecedented protests over Trans Mountain, activist says

The move to buy the pipeline from an affiliate of US -based pipeline company Kinder Morgan follows the company's threat to pull the plug on the expansion because of delays caused by opponents of the project. Horgan continued to say that it doesn't matter who owns the pipeline, what matters is defending the province's coast, lands, rivers and streams from the impact of a dilbit spill. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hacker sentenced to 5 years in prison for major Yahoo security breach

Hacker sentenced to 5 years in prison for major Yahoo security breach

On Tuesday, U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria sentenced Karim Baratov, 23, to serve five years in prison and to pay a fine that encompasses all of his remaining assets. Tse, acting USA attorney for the Northern District of California, said in the statement . In court documents Baratov claimed he could access webmail accounts maintained by Google and Russian providers such as Mail.Ru and Yandex. Consulte Mais Informação

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Canadian Banks Refuse to Pay Ransom After Potential Data Breach

Canadian Banks Refuse to Pay Ransom After Potential Data Breach

On Sunday, the bank received a claim from the alleged perpetrators that they had breached Simplii's customer data, and "began investigating to understand the claim and verify its accuracy". Simplii said there is no indication that clients who bank through CIBC have been affected. A screen grab of Simplii Financial's website. The Office of the Privacy Commissioner said Monday that both financial institutions have notified it about the issue. Consulte Mais Informação

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'Danger to life' weather warning as more thunderstorms set to hit Britain

'Danger to life' weather warning as more thunderstorms set to hit Britain

Met Office meteorologist Charlie Powell said there were somewhere between 15,000 and 20,000 strikes overnight. Cell phone footage obtained by the Associated Press shows multiple lightning strikes over London. Mostly sheet lightning and not too loud but flashes are spectacular". The airport said in a statement: "Due to an earlier lightning strike, the aircraft fuelling system was unavailable for a period this morning". Consulte Mais Informação

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Martin Sorrell makes dramatic return to advertising industry

It is understood to refer to four generations of Sir Martin's family. Stock market filings in the United Kingdom show Sorrell has set up a new investment vehicle called S4 Capital that has raised £51 million for acquisitions. According to Sky News , Sorrell will become the executive chairman of Derriston Capital PLC with the company agreeing to acquire Sorrell's newly established entity, S4 Capital. Consulte Mais Informação

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Anti-Brexit tycoon says second referendum could save UK from ‘immense damage’

Anti-Brexit tycoon says second referendum could save UK from ‘immense damage’

Best For Britain - the anti-Brexit campaign funded by George Soros - will publish its official plan for reversing Britain's exit from the European Union on the one year anniversary of last year's United Kingdom general election. MPs in the Conservatives, Labour and other opposition parties are planning to vote for amendments to the EU (Withdrawal) Bill which seek to keep Britain in a customs union with EU and inside the single market . Consulte Mais Informação

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