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HBO Goes Dark for the First Time Amid DISH Dispute - TVUSA

HBO Goes Dark for the First Time Amid DISH Dispute - TVUSA

While it is hard from the outside to determine the different factors at play in any particular DOJ dispute, the circumstances suggest that the government's case was correct. There were no guidelines set in place to ensure that AT&T "played fair" for HBO and Cinemax subscribers, regardless of their pay-TV provider. DirecTV and Dish have been struggling to hold on to customers. Consulte Mais Informação

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United States economy adds more jobs than expected

United States economy adds more jobs than expected

Most analysts expect the Fed to resume its rate hikes in December. Education and health services saw the largest overall employment increase, with this industry adding 46,700 jobs last month. The year-over-year change reflects possibly storm-boosted figures in October and storm-depressed numbers the prior year, though companies have also been steadily raising pay to attract and retain workers. Consulte Mais Informação

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Asian markets soar on hopes of end to US-China trade war

Asian markets soar on hopes of end to US-China trade war

The report lit a fire under stock markets that have beset by fears of a full-blown trade war between the world's two biggest economies. Trump told reporters in Washington that "I know they want to make a deal". In a phone call with U.S. President Donald Trump , Xi also said China would continue to play a constructive role in the process. China and the United States can overcome their differences and get relations back on track if they work together in a spirit of mutual respect, ... Consulte Mais Informação

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GM offers buyouts to 18,000 workers amid strong profits

GM offers buyouts to 18,000 workers amid strong profits

The company has a cost-saving target for the move but has not disclosed that target nor what it is offering employees who decide to opt for the buyout package. The strong performance came even though GM's global retail sales to individuals dropped 15 percent during the quarter, to 1.98 million vehicles. GM was hit once again by costs associated with its giant recall for faulty ignition switches. Consulte Mais Informação

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Squamish postal workers back on the job

Squamish postal workers back on the job

As a result, customers could see delays of several days". It's estimated that these plants process a combined one million parcels and packets a day for communities across the country. A Canadian Union of Postal Workers rep said the Montreal walkout began at 10:30pm Monday. Nanaimo postal workers took part in the 24-hour strikes starting at 6 a.m., followed by Port Alberni Canadian Union of Postal Workers members at 7 a.m. Consulte Mais Informação

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Oil prices fall as global supply rises

Oil prices fall as global supply rises

West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude futures fell 46 cents to $65.01 a barrel. USA light crude was 25 cents lower at $63.44, down more than 13 percent since hitting four-year highs a month ago. There are also reports early Friday that President Trump has asked officials in his administration to start drafting the terms of a possible trade deal with China, Bloomberg reported Friday, citing four unnamed sources familiar with the matter. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump Hints China Trade Moves for Argentina G20 After Xi Call

Bloomberg, citing people familiar with the matter, later reported that Trump wants to reach a trade agreement with China at the G20 meeting and that after the call with Xi, he had asked officials to begin drafting possible terms. Stock markets in Europe and Asia rallied this morning after a phone call between President Trump and President Xi raised hopes of a thaw in trade tensions. Consulte Mais Informação

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Japan Airlines apologises for arrested drunk pilot, East Asia News & Top Stories

Japan Airlines apologises for arrested drunk pilot, East Asia News & Top Stories

Katsutoshi Jitsukawa, 42, had nearly 10 times more than the legally permitted amount of alcohol in his bloodstream when he was arrested, CNN quoted the Metropolitan Police as saying on Thursday. It apologised Thursday for the incident. The case came to light a day after All Nippon Airways apologised for five flight delays in Okinawa last week because a pilot was hung-over after a night of drinking. Consulte Mais Informação

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AA predicts petrol price drop for November

AA predicts petrol price drop for November

He said this would go a long way in alleviating pressure on consumers. In a statement issued by the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) chairman through his spokesperson, Mr Zardari said Prime Minister Imran Khan and Finance Minister Asad Umar must recall their old statements in which they used to strongly censure the then government's decisions to increase petrol prices. Consulte Mais Informação

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