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Money Bid battle sends Sky into orbit
Author: 0 Bid battle sends Sky into orbit

The stock is trading above the level of the Comcast offer amid speculation that Fox will make a higher counterbid. And earlier this year, Disney created a direct-to-consumer and worldwide unit. Overall, while it seems everybody sells TV and movie content to Netflix, it doesn't look like it will last forever, especially now with Disney looking to pulling out some of its movie content.

Money Elon Musk Calls Diver in Thai Soccer Team Rescue a Pedophile
Author: 0 Elon Musk Calls Diver in Thai Soccer Team Rescue a Pedophile

It wouldn't have made it the first 50 meters into the cave from the dive start point". Lashing out and calling a guy who was actually part of the rescue operation in a measurable way a pedophile is probably not a great move! Elon Musk tweeted out video demonstrating how his miniature submarine worked.

Money ZTE Ban Lifted in Exchange for $400 Million Escrow
Author: 0 ZTE Ban Lifted in Exchange for $400 Million Escrow

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said last month Trump agreed to lift the ban as a goodwill gesture to Chinese President Xi Jinping . The punishment came after the company made false statements about disciplining 35 employees involved with violating United States sanctions and illegally shipping US-origin goods to Iran and North Korea , Commerce officials said.

Money McDonald's removing salads from 3000 stores after illness
Author: 0 McDonald's removing salads from 3000 stores after illness

Cases of cyclosporiasis, an intestinal illness caused by a single-celled parasite, have surged in recent weeks, and some cases have been linked to McDonald's salads by state departments of public health in IL and Iowa . Other symptoms could include appetite loss, intestinal pain, nausea and fatigue. Vomiting, headache, fever, body aches and flu-like symptoms can also occur.

Money Ryanair passengers brace for more flight cancellations
Author: 0 Ryanair passengers brace for more flight cancellations

The statement went on: " We have tried to avert this disruption, which is unnecessary given Ryanair pilots' and their union FORSA has received written proposals on seniority, annual leave and base transfers, which are what FORSA claims are the reasons for this strike, yet FORSA has rejected 21 separate invitations to meet Ryanair to negotiate these documents ".

Author: 0 Ryanair's Ireland-based pilots announce additional strikes

Ryanair has confirmed that 30 flights to and from Ireland and the United Kingdom will be cancelled on Thursday after talks between management and unions broke down. At the end of the month flights are also expected to be canceled, as stewardess of the Ryanair will strike on July 25 and 26 in three countries - Portugal, Belgium and Spain.

Money Build-A-Bear closes USA store promotion lines due crowds
Author: 0 Build-A-Bear closes USA store promotion lines due crowds

We understand this is disappointing, we are working to address the situation, and we will be reaching out to our valued Guests soon . Queues for the Build-A-Bear shop in intu Chapelfield in Norwich on the shop's " Pay Your Age Day ". Build-A-Bear said it gave vouchers to customers who were in the line to use between now and August 31. Build-A-Bear closed lines at all its US stores a few hours after the promotion started, citing "crowd and safety concerns ".

Money McDonald's salads possibly linked to parasite, 100 sickened
Author: 0 McDonald's salads possibly linked to parasite, 100 sickened

McDonald's is removing the salads and resupplying restaurants with salads from other sources, according to the news release from the Illinois Department of Public Health. It's most commonly found in developing countries, but several outbreaks linked to imported produce have reached the U.S.in recent years. The main symptom is watery diarrhea lasting a few days to a few months.

Money Ryanair summer strikes loom as Irish pilots vote for action
Author: 0 Ryanair summer strikes loom as Irish pilots vote for action

Cabin crew could now engage in industrial action following the pilot's decision to strike. According to RTE News , the general issue of the concerns deals with seniority and promotions, the process of priority in annual leave, and that improvements in staff pay and conditions taking too long to improve.

Money Ryanair to cancel up to 30 Irish flights this Thursday
Author: 0 Ryanair to cancel up to 30 Irish flights this Thursday

Ryanair has said it has asked the union to its offices 18 times to no avail. The Irish Air Line Pilots' Association has advised its members to get financial advice "due to the likelihood of industrial action continuing over a prolonged period".

Money Brent oil gains $1 to claw back some losses
Author: 0 Brent oil gains $1 to claw back some losses

On Monday, Suncor Energy said its 360,000-barrel-per-day Syncrude facility would resume some production in July, earlier than expected, following an outage last month that disrupted total output and sent USA prices higher. Libyan oil production was cut in half because of national security issues, though the NOC said its output would soon return to normal. Jasper Lawler, head of research at London Capital Group, said: "Given that China and the USA together account for about a third of ...

Money Feds should step in to keep national bus service running: Notley
Author: 0 Feds should step in to keep national bus service running: Notley

In a statement, Greyhound Canada senior vice-president Stuart Kendrick said declining ridership in rural communities was one of several factors in the decision. Greyhound attributed its cutbacks to a 41 per cent drop in ridership since 2010, and while Maritime Bus hasn't taken as drastic a hit, Cassidy said his company has also seen declines.

Money China trade surplus with United States hits record high in June
Author: 0 China trade surplus with United States hits record high in June

This prompted Beijing to accuse Washington of launching the "largest trade war" in economic history, while immediately matching the U.S. tariffs dollar for dollar. move and had acted "in line with the spirit of worldwide law". Investors fear a prolonged trade battle with the United States could harm business confidence and investment, disrupting global supply chains and harming growth in China and the rest of the world.

Money Trump says May's Brexit plan would kill UK-US trade deal
Author: 0 Trump says May's Brexit plan would kill UK-US trade deal

Boris Johnson would make a "great prime minister" and Theresa May made a bad Brexit deal by ignoring his advice, US President Donald Trump told a British tabloid. " I am not pitting one against the other ". Foreign Minister Boris Johnson also resigned citing his disappointment with the proposals, which he said "stick in the throat".

Author: 0 Trump Says Committed to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation as Allies up Spending

Trump plugged three top US defense contractors in a televised press conference, and said he told less wealthy nations he would "help them out" in procurement of USA -made products and pitched major USA firms. The communique welcomes "four consecutive years of real growth in non-US defence expenditure" and says all allies have started to increase the amount they spend on defence in real terms.

Money Aussies urged to ‘buy local’ after listeria fears spark veggie recall
Author: 0 Aussies urged to ‘buy local’ after listeria fears spark veggie recall

Woolworths reportedly said it has proactive measures in place to prevent any microbial contamination of food. According to the EFSA, new cases could still emerge due to the extended incubation period of listeriosis (up to 70 days); the long shelf-life of frozen corn products; and the consumption of frozen corn bought before the recalls and eaten without being cooked properly.

Money Pfizer puts price hikes on hold after Trump complains
Author: 0 Pfizer puts price hikes on hold after Trump complains

The list prices don't reflect what most patients or insurance companies pay due to rebates to payers and others in the supply chain, Pfizer said. Trump is tweeting that he and Health Secretary Alex Azar discussed the issue Tuesday with Pfizer CEO Ian Read.

Money Saudi Arabia to offset loss of Iranian oil, US says
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia to offset loss of Iranian oil, US says

The defense chief also said that the US has adopted the "tactic of causing distance between the people and the system" to harm the country after finding that it can not reach its objectives by imposing sanctions. HPCL-Mittal Energy Ltd continued to skip Iran oil imports for a second month in June, the data showed. The Iranian oil ministry's news service Shana reported in May that the country's oil exports reached a record 2.617 billion barrels per day (bpd) in April - the highest since Tehran ...

Money Turkey's Erdogan son-in-law made finance minister amid nepotism fears
Author: 0 Turkey's Erdogan son-in-law made finance minister amid nepotism fears

Earlier, Mr Erdogan was sworn-in at the Grand National Assembly before Acting Parliament Speaker, Durmus Yilmaz. "Everything went well in the eyes of the people". "There is no stopping for us until we bring Turkey - which we saved from plotters, coupists and political and economic hitmen, street gangs and terrorist organisations - to among the top 10 economies in the world", he said .

Author: 0 Erdogan assumes greater powers as new era begins

Under the new system, 64-year-old Erdogan will lead the state's executive branch and have the right to appoint and remove vice-presidents, a newly introduced position, as well as ministers , high-level officials and senior judges - without parliamentary approval.

Author: 0 Bank of Canada Hikes Interest Rate to 1.50%, CAD Climbs in Response

As with other monetary policy officials, the BoC shed some light on the impact of trade disputes and tariffs on the economy. The bank, however, didn't quantify the possible effects of auto tariffs on Wednesday. Economists anticipate several more hikes this year and in 2019. OTTAWA-The Bank of Canada on Wednesday raised its benchmark interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point to 1.50% in response to solid economic data and expectations that exports and business investment will ...

Money Trade War Threat To Australia
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The General Administration of Customs of China confirmed the retaliation in a statement on Wednesday, saying that the tariffs would take effect immediately after the US tariffs kick in. That would bring the total of targeted Chinese goods to potentially $550 billion which is more than the $506 billion in goods that China shipped to the United States previous year.

Money Iranian oil minister call Trump’s order to OPEC…
Author: 0 Iranian oil minister call Trump’s order to OPEC…

Iran, OPEC's third-largest producer, is facing United States sanctions on its oil exports that are prompting some buyers to cut purchases. This statement comes in the wake of fresh sanctions on Iran after US President Donald Trump made a decision to pull out of the nuclear deal with Iran.

Money 'Reckless': Trump escalates trade war with another $US200b in Chinese tariffs
Author: 0 'Reckless': Trump escalates trade war with another $US200b in Chinese tariffs

The list could be released as soon as Tuesday, and likely this week, according to the people, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the matter isn't public. Beijing thus far has vowed to respond in kind to any US trade action. The American president told reporters that tariffs on an additional $16 billion in Chinese goods are set to take effect in two weeks.

Money Turkey's Erdogan ushers in presidential system, appoints son-in-law finance minister
Author: 0 Turkey's Erdogan ushers in presidential system, appoints son-in-law finance minister

Erdogan, the most popular and divisive leader in recent Turkish history, has now formally become the most powerful leader since Mustafa Kemal Ataturk founded the republic from the ruins of the Ottoman Empire. Amir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani with Sudan's President, Omer Al Bashir and former president of Turkey, Abdullah Gul, during the inauguration ceremony of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan .