China's ZTE Settles US Sanctions Case for $1 Billion, Source Says

The company will pay $892 million, while another $300 million in penalties are suspended for seven years. The company will plead guilty to three charges: conspiracy to unlawfully export, obstruction of justice and making false statements to federal... More..

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Tribunal says Mistry plea against Tata Sons not maintainable
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Tribunal says Mistry plea against Tata Sons not maintainable

It also ruled that the two companies instrumental in bringing out the contempt petition were not eligible to allege mismanagement and shareholder oppression at Tata Sons. However, the Companies Act also provide...More..

by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Samsung Galaxy A5, A7 launched in India

Regarding the price, the Samsung Galaxy S8 handset is expected to be way more expensive than the Pixel 2. According to Android Police , Verizon's official update to Android 7.0 will now let S7 and S7 Edg...More..

What's Affecting Oil Prices This Week?
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

What's Affecting Oil Prices This Week?

OPEC and non-OPEC members will meet in May to assess whether further cuts will be needed after June, when the initial six-month agreement terminates. Rising pump prices have followed on rising prices for crud...More..

Australia dollar firms as RBA stands pat; NZ dollar on defensive
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Australia dollar firms as RBA stands pat; NZ dollar on defensive

Firstly, he made the following comment: "Most measures of business and consumer confidence are at or above average". "Today's RBA statement reveals a central bank pleased with both the improving global back...More..

Bay Area Startup 3-D Prints House In A Day
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Bay Area Startup 3-D Prints House In A Day

The tiny house was reinforced with fiberglass and painted the painted a mustard yellow. More than 70 per cent of usual construction costs were saved: labour being one. According to their website and Mashable...More..

by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Oil prices have fallen on worries China will cut demand

Oil fell in NY as clashes between armed factions in Libya curbed crude output, while US drilling increased. According to Energy Ministry, in February Azerbaijan produced 726,400 b/d of crude oil and 50,000 b/...More..

Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management agree £11 billion merger
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management agree £11 billion merger

The companies said the deal was subject to a number of conditions, including shareholder approval. Under the terms of the deal Standard Life will pay Aberdeen shareholders 0.757 new Standard Life ordinar...More..

White House Weighs Military Action Against North Korea
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

White House Weighs Military Action Against North Korea

They noted that the president told a Chinese official on Monday, "You gotta work on North Korea". Advocates of such efforts say they believe that targeted attacks have given United States anti-missile defence...More..

Deutsche Bank board to meet Sunday to discuss capital hike
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Deutsche Bank board to meet Sunday to discuss capital hike

The confirmation followed a wild day of trading for Deutsche Bank shares Friday after reports it was looking at capital raising options, falling as much as 4% before rallying to close at €19.25 each, a small ...More..

'Logan' Opens to Mighty $237.8 Million Globally
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

'Logan' Opens to Mighty $237.8 Million Globally

Also opening is Before I Fall , a Groundhog Day type film set in high school with Zoey Deutch, with a day repeating over and over (that's what I remember high school actually being like).Lionsgate tries to kee...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Big Lots, Inc. (BIG) Upgraded to "Buy" at the Zacks Investment Research

Big Lots (BIG) reported strong fourth-quarter earnings and bullish guidance Friday, sending the stock soaring past a buy point at the open. MKM Partners reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $60.00 price tar...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

PSA to announce acquisition of Opel on Monday?

This reported deal would provide the PSA Group with a 16.3% share in the Europe's small vehicle market, making it the second largest European auto company, ahead of Renault SA, but behind Volkswagen. "We are ma...More..

China's defence spending in 2017 to rise around 7 per cent
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

China's defence spending in 2017 to rise around 7 per cent

China's economic growth target for 2017 is expected to be lowered to around 6.5 percent from last year's 6.5-7 percent when Premier Li Keqiang gives his work report to parliament. With troop numbers declining, ...More..

Banky's Bethlehem hotel offers room with a view of West Bank barrier
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Banky's Bethlehem hotel offers room with a view of West Bank barrier

The wall has long served as a flash point between Israelis and Palestinians, as the Israeli government refers to it as a security measure, but many Palestinians claim it is a form of apartheid that strangles th...More..

by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Revenue Estimates Analysis of: Sangamo Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:SGMO)

Sangamo BioSciences (NASDAQ:SGMO) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February 28th. (NASDAQ:SGMO) reported its Actual EPS of $-0.27/share. The stock's price switched up 18.57% 20-Days Simple...More..

by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Costco to cost more: Member fees are going up this summer

In Q2, Costco's membership revenue grew 5.5% y-o-y to $636 million. The club retailer said Thursday that effective June 1, the price of entry into its USA and Canada stores will be $60 for individual and busi...More..

Boy, 5, missing in the Murray, another child savaged, woman arrested
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Boy, 5, missing in the Murray, another child savaged, woman arrested

When asked what the chances were the five-year-old would be found alive, Supt Condon said: "There is every chance". Victorian Police divers have also been searching the river. The child's 27-year-old mother, wh...More..

EPA chief defends grant programs WH is eyeing for cuts
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

EPA chief defends grant programs WH is eyeing for cuts

Proposed cuts include slashing the climate protection budget by almost 70 percent to $29 million, cutting the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative by 97 percent to $10 million and environmental justice programs b...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Hhgregg to close 88 stores, including its North Hills location

Based on the number of stores the company said it had in Virginia as of a year ago and the number announced Thursday, it appears every store statewide is closing. The Copley store is at 160 Rothrock Road, near ...More..