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Money Trump Stays Defiant Before New Tariffs, Lashing Weak Critics
Author: 0 Trump Stays Defiant Before New Tariffs, Lashing Weak Critics

President Donald Trump showed little sign that he's going to back down from new tariffs on more than $110 billion in Chinese imports set to take effect Sunday, blaming American companies for their inability to deal with a trade policy he said is aimed at reining in "unfair players".

Money Craig Wright 'to Pay BTC 1m' as Judge 'Rejects' His Testimony
Author: 0 Craig Wright 'to Pay BTC 1m' as Judge 'Rejects' His Testimony

The judge will recommend to the District Judge presiding over the matter that Wright pay the Kleiman estate $5 billion in BTC as well as 50% of the intellectual property rights obtained by Wright prior to Kleiman's death. Dr. Wright's story not only was not supported by other evidence in the record, it defies common sense and real-life experience... He claimed in 2011, after seeing the cryptocurrency had begun to be associated with drug dealers and human traffickers, he put the bitcoin he ...

Money Coastal banks to merge: Syndicate with Canara; Corporation with others
Author: 0 Coastal banks to merge: Syndicate with Canara; Corporation with others

The Narendra Modi government has reportedly prepared a major plan for merging multiple sets of PSBs and may announce it anytime soon, said a report in Business Standard quoting sources. In September 2018, the government had announced the appointment of MD and CEOs of 10 PSBs, including Andhra Bank, Allahabad Bank, Syndicate Bank, United Bank of India and Indian Bank.

Money USA yields climb on trade optimism, weak auction
Author: 0 USA yields climb on trade optimism, weak auction

Earlier this month, the U.S. Treasury Department asked for updates from market participants about the possibility of selling ultra-long bonds . "Going into a holiday weekend you just have three days here where you're not going to be able to reposition, so people are probably taking some profits and squaring their books ahead of the weekend", said Sameer Samana, senior global market strategist at Wells Fargo Investment Institute.

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Author: 0 "Is 5% Accurate?" Congress Doubts Centre's GDP Growth Figure

It was also a huge drop from growth of 5 .8% recorded the previous quarter. In May, the government had announced India's GDP figures for January-March quarter of 2018-19 had slipped to 5.8 per cent against 6.6 per cent in the third quarter due to poor performance in agriculture and manufacturing sectors.

Money New challenge heard to Trump’s emergency for border wall
Author: 0 New challenge heard to Trump’s emergency for border wall

An unnamed White House official told the Post the president is just joking when he makes such statements about pardons. He has waved off worries about contracting procedures and the use of eminent domain, saying "take the land", according to officials who attended the meetings.

Money Popeyes Reveals They’re Sold Out Of Their New Chicken Sandwich (For Now)
Author: 0 Popeyes Reveals They’re Sold Out Of Their New Chicken Sandwich (For Now)

Craig Barr of East Ridge, Tennessee told the Chattanooga Times Free Press that he had driven to multiple locations, wasted "countless driving time", and damaged his car's tires in an attempt to find this sandwich. "It just consumes you", he added. He claimed that at each location, employees told him they were sold out and he should try another store. The lawsuit seeks $5,000 in damages and accuses the company of "deceptive business practices", saying it purposely undersold the ...

Money Oil Extends Gains Buoyed By US Stock Drawdown
Author: 0 Oil Extends Gains Buoyed By US Stock Drawdown

It is is forecast to strengthen and become a highly risky Category 4 hurricane on Sunday, the National Hurricane Center said. The prices for oil fell for the 1 time in 3 days following a warning sounded off by Mary Daly, the President of the San Francisco Federal Reserve, regarding the state of the economy for the United States.

Money Toyota enters into a capital alliance with Suzuki
Author: 0 Toyota enters into a capital alliance with Suzuki

This is valued at 96 billion yen, and represents a 4.94% ownership of the total number of shares issued by Suzuki as of March 31, 2019. The companies said in a joint statement they meant to overcome challenges facing the industry by "building and deepening cooperative relationships in new fields while continuing to be competitors".

Money Popeyes’ chicken sandwich success puts more pressure on McDonald’s
Author: 0 Popeyes’ chicken sandwich success puts more pressure on McDonald’s

A North Carolina teen has helped register more than a dozen people to vote as they lined up to buy Popeye's incredibly popular new chicken sandwich . Not forever though... Popeyes says they're working with suppliers to get more sandwiches into restaurants as soon as possible. Popeyes . Nationwide.

Money Trump talks up US-China trade deal prospects
Author: 0 Trump talks up US-China trade deal prospects

BIARRITZ, France/BEIJING-The United States and China sought to ease trade war tensions on August 26, with Beijing calling for calm and U.S. President Donald Trump predicting a deal after markets fell in response to new tariffs from both countries.

Money Ex-Google Engineer Charged with Stealing Trade Secrets for Self-Driving Cars
Author: 0 Ex-Google Engineer Charged with Stealing Trade Secrets for Self-Driving Cars

Each count of theft carries a penalty of a decade in prison and a US$250,000 (A$370,126) fine, or US$8.25 million (A$12.21 million) if Levandowski is convicted of all counts. Former chief executive Travis Kalanick had called self-driving cars an "existential" threat for the ride-hailing company. Although Tuesday's indictment did not charge Uber, it is a stain for a company that has been trying to recover from a series of scandals since jettisoning Mr Kalanick two years ago.

Money US stocks lose steam as hopes waver for US-China deal
Author: 0 US stocks lose steam as hopes waver for US-China deal

Stock markets in Asia and Europe had advanced following US President Donald Trump's comment on Monday that Chinese officials had contacted their US trade counterparts and offered to resume negotiations, an assertion China did not confirm.

Money June 2019 sees record high seaborne U.S. crude oil exports
Author: 0 June 2019 sees record high seaborne U.S. crude oil exports

U.S. crude stockpiles plummeted by 11.1 million barrels last week as imports dropped, compared with expectations for a 2-million-barrel draw, data from the American Petroleum Institute (API), an industry group, showed. Meanwhile, Bank of America Merrill Lynch has warned that China could retaliate against United States tariffs by purchasing huge amounts of oil from Iran in defiance of Washington's sanctions against this member of the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries.

Money Labor Day travelers welcoming cheaper gas | Local
Author: 0 Labor Day travelers welcoming cheaper gas | Local

Good news if you're driving over the Labor Day holiday, gas prices are down. The lowest gas price today in the greater Harrisburg area is $2.43 a gallon at Costco in Lower Paxton Twp. The expectation of strong demand can promote a slight and temporary bump at the pump before the holiday. Gas prices are cheaper across the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast states by as much as a nickel (Pennsylvania, -3 cents).

Money KFC to offer plant-based 'Beyond Fried Chicken'
Author: 0 KFC to offer plant-based 'Beyond Fried Chicken'

GLOBAL fast food chain, KFC , is launching a plant-based version of its famous fried chicken to see if the menu item meets customer approval. The vegan options, which included Beyond Fried Chicken nuggets served with a choice of dipping sauce, and boneless wings tossed in one of three sauce options: Nashville Hot, Buffalo or Honey BBQ were all gone in five hours .

Money Google is shifting Pixel production to Vietnam amid US-China trade tensions
Author: 0 Google is shifting Pixel production to Vietnam amid US-China trade tensions

The sources told the outlet that Google also plans to eventually move all its US hardware products outside China , including Pixel devices and Google Home speakers. Google may have had to create a cheaper version of the Pixel 3 to increase sales, but the Pixel 4 is going to compete against all the other high-end phones of the year, from the Galaxy S10 to the iPhone 11.

Money Cigarette giants Altria and Phillip Morris in merger talks
Author: 0 Cigarette giants Altria and Phillip Morris in merger talks

PM's EPS growth rate in the last five years was (minus) 0.61 percent. "As the Government considers regulating the vaping product market, we ask that politicians shift from regressive tobacco taxes and laws that criminalise drug users, and instead focus on curbing the power big tobacco companies have over communities and lawmakers".

Money RBI to transfer Rs 1.76 lakh crore surplus to government
Author: 0 RBI to transfer Rs 1.76 lakh crore surplus to government

The government will get 1.48 trillion rupees ($20.70 billion) from the Reserve Bank of India in the financial year ending in March 2020, more than 64% against the budgeted target of 900 billion rupees, an official said. RBI's central board accepted all the recommendations of the committee. During the year (2016-17) of demonetisation, the RBI had transferred Rs 30,659 crore, less than half of the Rs 65,876 crore it had paid in 2015-16.

Money KFC is testing plant-based fried CHICKEN from Beyond Meat
Author: 0 KFC is testing plant-based fried CHICKEN from Beyond Meat

KFC is thinking about joining other fast-food restaurants offering plant-based menu items. It will test at one restaurant on Cobb Parkway near SunTrust Park in Atlanta. Nuggets were also listed as menu items starting on August 27 for approximately $2 Dollars per 4-piece set. It's available in nuggets with your choice of dipping sauce, or boneless wings tossed in three different sauces.

Money Wall St to open higher after Trump eases stance on China trade
Author: 0 Wall St to open higher after Trump eases stance on China trade

Trump earlier this week called himself the "chosen one" when it comes to dealing with China. After a breakdown in talks this spring, Trump and Xi agreed in June to resume negotiations. Markets in Britain were closed for a national holiday. "The escalation suggests uncertainty will continue to weigh on global trade, industrial production and investment, with no sign of a resolution", Financial Times quoted the analyst as saying.

Money Risk of a market meltdown grows with every comment Donald Trump makes
Author: 0 Risk of a market meltdown grows with every comment Donald Trump makes

Macron, in recent months, has tried to play intermediary between the USA and Iran , as tensions flare over Iran's nuclear program and the Trump administration's increasingly restrictive sanctions on that country. Trump is using the G7 to showcase what he says if the flip side of his tariff diplomacy: big trade deals. "If I were them I would want to make a deal".

Money DGCA: Passengers should not carry some MacBook laptops in planes
Author: 0 DGCA: Passengers should not carry some MacBook laptops in planes

Apple issued a similar replacement programme previous year for the latest 13-inch Pros over issues related to battery expansion. Singapore Airlines (SIA) has banned a few models of 15-inch MacBook Pro laptops from all of its flights after Apple recalled those models of older generation devices.

Money Oil prices dip as markets await Fed steer
Author: 0 Oil prices dip as markets await Fed steer

China will impose additional levies on $75 billion of USA goods, with tariffs of 5% on American crude. U.S. West Texas Intermediate ( WTI) crude futures slipped by 12 cents to $55.23, up 0.6% this week. oil to find markets". PADD 3 inventories last week rose to the highest in a month, at 225.1 million barrels, and were 12.4 million barrels higher than the same week previous year, US government data showed.