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Money U.K. Commons speaker deals new blow to Johnson's Brexit plan
Author: 0 U.K. Commons speaker deals new blow to Johnson's Brexit plan

Those 27 European Union leaders are tired of the long-running Brexit saga but also want to avoid a no-deal British exit, which would damage economies on both sides of the Channel. It was asked earlier this month to sign a letter fulfiling the terms of the Benn Act on the prime minister's behalf if he failed to do so, but judges abstained from ruling on the issue to allow the political debate to unfold.

Money Parliament poised for feverish Brexit week: Five things to know
Author: 0 Parliament poised for feverish Brexit week: Five things to know

But he faces a number of hurdles to holding a straight vote on the pact, with Speaker John Bercow widely expected to rule the PM can not bring back the same question it asked MPs to consider on Saturday, when they scuppered his plans by instead ordering him to seek a fresh delay from the European Union.

Money Piyush Goyal on Abhijit Banerjee: People rejected NYAY, its ideology
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Sharing an interview of Nobel victor Abhijit Banerjee , where the economist is reacting to Minister of Railways and Commerce & Industry Goyal's recent comments on Banerjee being "totally Left-leaning", Rahul said, "Please be certain that millions of Indians are proud of your work".

Author: 0 Brexit on October 31 despite unsigned delay request: UK

British media said Mr Johnson made it clear in the correspondence that he personally opposed an extension, with the Prime Minister previously saying he would rather be "dead in a ditch" before asking for a delay . A French official has not ruled out granting a new delay to Britain's withdrawal from the bloc on condition that the United Kingdom clarifies its reasons for wanting a Brexit delay.

Money The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) Q3 2019 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
Author: 0 The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) Q3 2019 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

Douglas Lane & Associates LLC raised its holdings in shares of The Coca-Cola by 1.7% during the 3rd quarter. Corporate insiders own 1.33% of the company's stock. ValuEngine downgraded shares of The Coca-Cola from a " buy " rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Wednesday , October 2nd. KO opened at $54.78 on Friday .

Author: 0 United Kingdom government adamant on Brexit deadline, despite another delay request

When will MEPs vote on the new deal or an extension? "In a second, personal letter Johnson sent to European Union leaders Saturday evening, he wrote, 'I remain confident that we will complete the [Brexit] process by 31 October'". Demonstrators march during the People's Vote Together for the Final Say March, in London, Britain. Johnson sent an unsigned letter to the European Union late Saturday seeking a delay to Britain's impending October 31 departure from the bloc, as required by ...

Money Toyota Announces Production-Ready Ultra-Compact BEV For Japan
Author: 0 Toyota Announces Production-Ready Ultra-Compact BEV For Japan

The two-seat cabin looks rather ascetical and devoid of excessive trim details, which should make it rather wallet-friendly. Toyota is bringing out three main BEV concepts at this year's show: the Toyota i-Road, which is sort of an enclosed three-wheeled type of vehicle, the standard ultra-compact BEV, as well as a business version.

Money Mixed message: Boris Johnson seeks Brexit delay, sort of
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The EU chamber sits in Strasbourg this week. "Whether it's this deal or any future deal, it's got to go back so the public can say, 'Do you want to leave on these terms?'" Starmer said. Mr Johnson, for whom delivering Brexit is key to his plan to hold an early election, said he was confident that the process of getting the Brexit legislation through Parliament would be completed before Oct 31, according to the letter.

Money China's Liu Confirms Phase One of US Trade Deal is in Progress
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It did not however roll back any of the stinging import duties already imposed up to now on hundreds of billions of dollars in trade between the economic powers. Speaking to reporters at the White House on Friday, Oct. 18, President Trump said he thinks a deal "will get signed quite easily, hopefully by the summit in Chile".

Money Qantas QF7879 NY to Sydney Direct Flight
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Qantas will record the physical and emotional toll of the ultra-long-haul flight as part of its Project Sunrise . The study, which is the first of its kind in the world, will be conducted by scientists from the University of Sydney's Charles Perkins Centre as well as researchers from the government's Cooperative Research Centre for Alertness, Safety and Productivity, who will monitor the sleep cycles and alertness levels of the pilots and cabin crew.

Money Global policymakers, International Monetary Fund warn of darkening growth outlook as trade war bites
Author: 0 Global policymakers, International Monetary Fund warn of darkening growth outlook as trade war bites

But the current disputes have created uncertainty and growth in global commerce has come to a virtual standstill, Georgieva said, noting that problems go beyond bilateral disagreements and extend to outdated trade rules. The IMF's managing director, Kristalina Georgieva, cited the fallout from a variety of factors: the U.S. So far those efforts have made little headway.

Money Second Woodford fund is suspended following investment firm's collapse
Author: 0 Second Woodford fund is suspended following investment firm's collapse

The money investors get back will be determined by the ability to sell the assets and the price that is achieved for them. The winding-up will begin on January 17 next year. It appears however that this has not worked. On Wednesday, Link Fund Solutions, the corporate director of the WEIF, added that it has also now suspended the Woodford Income Focus fund after Woodford's firm quit as manager.

Money Tesla gets approval to start manufacturing in China
Author: 0 Tesla gets approval to start manufacturing in China

The list was published by China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. Tesla could start production at any time, as informed by Zhang. By the end of this year, the American auto giant plans to roll out at least 1,000 Model 3S per week from the Shanghai assembly line as the company targets to strengthen profits in the world's largest car market to free itself from stiff import taxes on USA vehicles.

Money G20 kicks off debate to regulate 'stablecoins' in hit to Facebook's Libra
Author: 0 G20 kicks off debate to regulate 'stablecoins' in hit to Facebook's Libra

Scholz, speaking with reporters at the IMF and World Bank fall meetings in Washington, cited growing concern about such "stablecoins" and the potential global risks they posed. This could harm monetary policy and affect governments' efficiency, he added. But central bankers remain concerned about the prospects. David Marcus , the executive leading the company's libra initiative, said Beijing is ploughing ahead in trying to stand up a digital payments system with global reach even as U.S.

Money Drone delivery service launches trial in Christiansburg
Author: 0 Drone delivery service launches trial in Christiansburg

The company completed more than 80,000 test flights in its history, but Friday's deliveries were the first real deliveries made to regular customers. "This is insane, my husband Tom keeps saying that one day we're going to be a Jeopardy question and that it's going to be what was the first small business to have a drone delivery and it's going to be Sugar Magnolia", Raub said.

Money China's economic slowdown deepens, weighing on global growth
Author: 0 China's economic slowdown deepens, weighing on global growth

The result fell just short of expectations for 6.1% growth for the period. The latest figures mark a further loss of momentum in the world's second largest economy, which had already seen growth languishing at its slowest pace in around three decades.

Money Pound hits 5-month high on Brexit draft deal
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Johnson needs all the support he can get to push any deal past a deeply divided Parliament and will surely temper jubilation at the European Union summit. In early European trades, the pan-region Euro Stoxx 50 futures were down 0.4%, German DAX futures were down 0.3% while those for London's FTSE futures added 0.1% at 7,158.

Money Johnson & Johnson recalls baby powder over asbestos concerns
Author: 0 Johnson & Johnson recalls baby powder over asbestos concerns

Meanwhile, J&J has started a "rigorous, thorough investigation" into the asbestos found in its powder and will work with the FDA to learn more about the testing result. The product is made from pure talc, a mineral which often appears in veins alongside asbestos in the earth. Although pediatricians have advised against using talcum powder on infants for decades, arguing there is a risk of inhalation and infection to babies, talcum powder has remained Johnson & Johnson's best-known household ...

Money Saudi Arabia: Saudi Aramco IPO Delayed for Several Weeks
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The company wants to reassure the trust of its investors by presenting the final data, including the critical period. Valuations for the company's value has been debated amongst experts, as many believe Riyadh is over-valuing its worth. The news comes after Reuters , citing sources familiar with the IPO, reported on September 24 that the offering was unlikely to happen this year in light of the attacks.

Money Netflix sees 'modest headwind' created by new streaming rivals
Author: 0 Netflix sees 'modest headwind' created by new streaming rivals

Speaking during a Q&A after the release of the results, Hastings added that "all four of us (Netflix, Hulu, YouTube and Amazon Prime Video) have been competing heavily, including with linear TV for the last 12 years", and that the new competition from Apple and Disney is "fundamentally more of the same".

Money Facebook puts on courageous face with Libra
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It was not a surprise and not just because PayPal had announced a few days earlier that he was not going to join the Libra Association at the moment. "You know you're on to something when so much pressure builds up". Some fear that Libra may take over the US dollar to become a global currency while others are anxious that it could be used for illegal money laundering or trafficking schemes.

Money Brexit Deal: UK Media In Overdrive After Negotiators Reach Initial Agreement
Author: 0 Brexit Deal: UK Media In Overdrive After Negotiators Reach Initial Agreement

It is a huge advance for the whole of the United Kingdom. "We have not just a great deal, but a new Brexit deal that the European Union has agreed to". Why does the DUP object to the deal? That effectively means a customs border in the Irish Sea between the islands of Ireland and Great Britain - something the British government long said it would not allow and something Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party vehemently opposes.

Money Pence Announces Turkey Has Agreed to Syria Ceasefire
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All military operations will pause for five days, and the U.S. will assist with an "orderly withdrawal" of Kurdish troops. US President Donald Trump speaks during an event with Italy's President Sergio Mattarella to honor Italians Americans in the East Room of the White House on October 16, 2019, in Washington, DC.

Money Air Canada tells staff to drop 'ladies and gentlemen'
Author: 0 Air Canada tells staff to drop 'ladies and gentlemen'

However, in an attempt to be more inclusive, the airline will no longer be using the term "ladies and gentlemen". So no more gentlefolk on board. "The change will be reflected in the transmission of the Onboard Announcement Manual as part of our commitment to respect sexual identity, diversity, and inclusion", La Presse cited an internal memo as saying.