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Iran Plans To Announce The Launch Of National Cryptocurrency On 29th January

Iran Plans To Announce The Launch Of National Cryptocurrency On 29th January

Facing an unprecedented financial crisis due to the harsh sanctions imposed by the U.S., Iran has been looking for ways to work around the fact that it is slowly being shut out of the global financial system. Prior to this current issue, the Iranian state wasn't particularly crypto-friendly. As a direct effect of the sanctions, Iran's currency - the Rial - has suffered in excess of 30% inflation in 2018. Consulte Mais Informação

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Morrison promises to create 1.25 million jobs over five years

Morrison promises to create 1.25 million jobs over five years

Mr Morrison will today say the Government has credibility when it comes to creating jobs. However, the PM can't completely breathe a sigh of relief; his satisfaction levels dropped two points to 40 per cent. Mr Shorten has focused particularly on the merits of a stable Labor government when compared with the leadership uncertainty and infighting of his counterpart's party. Consulte Mais Informação

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Volkswagen To Reveal Fully Electric Dune Buggy At The Geneva Motor Show

Volkswagen To Reveal Fully Electric Dune Buggy At The Geneva Motor Show

Like the Dune Buggies that roamed the USA in the 60s and 70s, the e-Buggy keeps the roofless design, large wheels, and off-road tires that give the vehicle its iconic look. "It is vibrancy and energy on four wheels", says VW's head designer Klaus Bischoff . The concept was built to show how versatile the MEB platform is and how it could be used to develop low-volume specialty vehicles. Consulte Mais Informação

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European Union rejects Theresa May's plans to change Brexit deal

European Union rejects Theresa May's plans to change Brexit deal

All this while Britain is headed for the European Union exit in less than two months, on March 29. The Prime Minister told MPs "there are a number of proposals" for doing so. The free flow of people and goods across the near-invisible border underpins both the local economy and Northern Ireland's peace process. Adding that "the time has come for words to be matched with deeds", she said: "If you want to leave with a deal, you have to vote for it". Consulte Mais Informação

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Markets Right Now: Fed's low-rate stance sends stocks higher

Markets Right Now: Fed's low-rate stance sends stocks higher

US stocks extended their gains and bond yields fell as markets got what they were hoping for, said Mohamed El-Erian, chief economic adviser at Allianz in Newport Beach, California. Stocks listed in London jumped more than 1 percent after British lawmakers late on Tuesday rejected a proposal in Parliament that aimed to prevent a potentially chaotic "no-deal" Brexit, a vote that initially pushed sterling sharply lower. Consulte Mais Informação

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China's Huawei denies criminal charges brought by US

China's Huawei denies criminal charges brought by US

Huawei Technologies Ltd., which has spent a decade battling U.S. accusations it is a front for Chinese spying, denied committing any of the violations cited in Monday's indictment . Huawei has been charged with bank fraud, as they intentionally mislead both USA authorities and multiple financial institutions by telling them that they were conducting business in Iran through legal means when ultimately they were not. Consulte Mais Informação

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Foxconn Wisconsin project to be

Foxconn Wisconsin project to be "research hub", not factory

On Wednesday, Taiwanese electronics manufacturing giant Foxconn dropped a bombshell on Wisconsin: their $10 billion new campus in the state will not be devoted primarily to manufacturing LCD screens as promised. Following Reuters' report on Foxconn's moves to renege on its previous job pledges, critics pointed to footage of Trump participating in a "groundbreaking" ceremony with Walker, Ryan, and Foxconn's chairman at the site of the company's planned facility last June, where he touted ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Video shows woman kicked off plane for fat-shaming passengers

Video shows woman kicked off plane for fat-shaming passengers

In the video , the unidentified woman, who was given a middle seat , was ranting against the "big" passengers to her right and left. "Like, just unbelievable. Since the video was uploaded on social media last week, it has been viewed over 2.3 million times and received split responses. The woman replied, "Why don't you sit in between those two big pigs?" " United flight attendants care about the safety and well-being of all of our customers which is why they acted quickly to find a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Tesla Model S/X gain new entry-level model, bound for 'Oz

Tesla Model S/X gain new entry-level model, bound for 'Oz

The new base models are simply called the Model S and Model X, dropping any reference to battery capacity from the name. It's now selling the Model S for $85,000, with its range locked by software to 310 miles (498 kilometres). The faster models , which used to be known as the Model S and Model X P100D is now the "Model S and X Performance", and are priced at $112,000 for the Model S and $117,000 for the Model X. Consulte Mais Informação

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How major U.S. stock indexes fared Monday

How major U.S. stock indexes fared Monday

At 12:44 p.m. ET the Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI was down 338.08 points, or 1.37%, at 24,399.12, the S&P 500 was down 31.94 points, or 1.20%, at 2,632.82 and the Nasdaq Composite was down 103.65 points, or 1.45%, at 7,061.21. Investors are hoping for encouraging clues that interest rates will remain low enough and job growth strong enough so as to avoid a recession. Emerging market stocks lost 0.39 percent. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mitsubishi teases rugged, futuristic concept for Geneva Motor Show

Mitsubishi teases rugged, futuristic concept for Geneva Motor Show

And what's more, it's an all-electric SUV. To further allude to the rugged intentions of the Engelberg Tourer, there are roof mounted lights as commonly seen on modified off-road trucks and rally raid vehicles. Also look for the Engelberg Tourer concept to preview updates to Mitsubishi's design language for future SUV models. That, we suspect, is why they used blue LEDs to highlight the front grill as many carmakers tend to use blue accents for EVs and hybrids like Toyota and Nissan. Consulte Mais Informação

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