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Winderman's view: Blazers have the closers on a night Heat don't

Winderman's view: Blazers have the closers on a night Heat don't

In the final seven minutes of the game, he made three free throws, two layups and one dunk ... and had no assists. However, when Josh Richardson (who finished the game with 11 points, two rebounds, and two assists) secured a clutch offensive rebound, he passed the ball to Waiters, who then set up an electric alley-oop dunk by Bam Adebayo , who had 12 points and seven boards in the contest. Consulte Mais Informação

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Acer Unviels Predator 21X Gaming Notebook with Curved Screen

Acer Unviels Predator 21X Gaming Notebook with Curved Screen

The Predator 21 X is the world's first notebook with a curved screen design that offers eye-tracking technology for more immersive user experience". So gaming enthusiasts might have something to look forward to. The laptop is equipped with Thunderbolt 3 on its USB Type-C port. The Predator 21 X comes with two USB 2.0 ports, two USB 3.0 ports, one HDMI port, an SD card reader, and one USB Type-C with support of Thunderbolt 3 port. Consulte Mais Informação

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Digital Currencies Are Not Legal Tender: Bank Negara

Digital Currencies Are Not Legal Tender: Bank Negara

Malaysia's central bank has published new draft regulations for cryptocurrency exchanges that operate in the country. The central bank is to hold a media briefing today on digital currencies. Failure to declare its details as reporting institutions or comply with the reporting obligations may subject the digital currency exchangers to the enforcement and non-compliance actions as provided under the AMLA as well as the potential termination or denial of use of financial services in Malaysia. Consulte Mais Informação

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Scottish fishermen say European Union is taking 'hardline' quotas stance pre-Brexit

Scottish fishermen say European Union is taking 'hardline' quotas stance pre-Brexit

Scotland's rural economy secretary, Fergus Ewing, said negotiations had been challenging but the outcome was "broadly fair". Fishermen's Association has hit out at European fisheries ministers for rubber-stamping an "absurd" cut in mackerel quota - with chairman Leslie Tait saying it was further evidence of the need to "get out of the Common Fisheries Policy on Brexit day one". Consulte Mais Informação

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Accepting EU law 'price worth paying' for transition deal, say MPs

Accepting EU law 'price worth paying' for transition deal, say MPs

The Treasury Select Committee said that for certain sectors including financial services, an effective "standstill" transition period - which would see the same or similar rules of trade applied immediately after the United Kingdom leaves the European Union - would likely require a separate "adaptation period" once the terms of a future trading relationship are hammered out. Consulte Mais Informação

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Familiares de Maduro condenados a 18 años de cárcel

Familiares de Maduro condenados a 18 años de cárcel

Los primos, sobrinos de la primera dama venezolana, Cilia Flores , y que están en una cárcel federal en Nueva York tras ser arrestados en Haití el 10 de noviembre de 2015, deberán cumplir la sentencia en su totalidad. Detenidos en Haití por agentes de la DEA en noviembre de 2015, un año después fueron hallados culpables por el jurado, el 18 de noviembre de 2016, pero sólo ahora el juez dictó sentencia, luego de tres prórrogas solicitadas por los equipos de defensa. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gateway Tunnel Program funding deal between Cuomo, Christie puts pressure on Trump

Gateway Tunnel Program funding deal between Cuomo, Christie puts pressure on Trump

The tunnel is an essential part of the Northeast Corridor that connects NY and New Jersey and is the nation's most critical major infrastructure project, according to a joint press release issued by the governors' offices. NJ Transit riders will see the most personal impact. New Jersey will raise its share from commuters by charging them an extra 90 cents for every trip into NY starting in 2020. Consulte Mais Informação

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Half the world lacks access to essential health services

Half the world lacks access to essential health services

According to the report , some 800 million people spend more than 10 percent of their household budget on health care, and nearly 100 million people are pushed into extreme poverty because of out of pocket health expenses. For example, only 17 percent of mothers and children in the poorest fifth of households in low- and lower-middle income countries received at least six of seven basic maternal and child health interventions, compared to 74 percent for the wealthiest fifth of households. Consulte Mais Informação

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Life after GST: State FMs open up; expect 28% slab to shrink

Life after GST: State FMs open up; expect 28% slab to shrink

However, Jammu and Kashmir finance minister Haseeb Drabu and Bihar deputy chief minister Sushil Modi expressed hope that revenue collections would stabilise over the next few months. Sushil Modi also supported that view, saying that invoices in B2C transactions should not reflect detailed tax break-up. Besides, the consumers were opposing GST as a tax rate of 28 percent seemed too high. Consulte Mais Informação

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