Mexico suspends imports of Brazilian meat, poultry amid health concerns

Underlining Brazil's leading position as an exporter of animal products to 150 countries, the letter insisted that the agriculture ministry "is widely recognized for its rigorous and robust inspection service". However, the damage to the industry's r... More..

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Celebrating Food from Farm to Plate
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Celebrating Food from Farm to Plate

The event will take place at the National Press Club in Washington D.C. from 8:30-10:30 a.m. To join in, please register here . National Ag Week runs through the 25th this week. that milk ends up in a groc...More..

Netanyahu Asks Xi to Exempt Israel From Investment Restrictions
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Netanyahu Asks Xi to Exempt Israel From Investment Restrictions

According to the Economy Ministry, 40 percent of funds raised by Israeli venture capital firms came from Chinese backers. "China appreciates Israel's continuing to take the "two state proposal" as the basis f...More..

by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

France's Le Pen focuses on terrorism in Chad leader visit

Former economy minister Macron, the most europhile of the candidates, noted that "all those who said Brexit will be wonderful.ran away and hid". When she talked about a rise in radical Islam and said Mr Macro...More..

by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

British inflation surges to 2.3pc

The cost of living surged to 2.3 per cent in February as measured by the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) and its new headline replacement the Consumer Prices Index including housing costs (CPIH), the Office for Nat...More..

'Beauty and the Beast' Opens With $170 Million in Ticket Sales
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

'Beauty and the Beast' Opens With $170 Million in Ticket Sales

Beauty and the Beast generated a stunning $170 million at USA movie theatre over the weekend, eclipsing movie analysts' forecast for box-office sales in the range of $130 million to $150 million. "What's excit...More..

by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

David Rockefeller dies aged 101

He was 101 years old. Rockefeller was the youngest of six children born to John D. Rockefeller Jr. and the grandson of Standard Oil co-founder John D. Under Rockefeller, Chase was the first USA bank to open o...More..

Google announces strategy to address concerns of ad misplacement and brand safety
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Google announces strategy to address concerns of ad misplacement and brand safety

Speaking at Advertising Week Europe, Google's president of business and operations for EMEA, Matt Brittin, discussed how the company would attempt to solve advertisers concerns that their ads had been running a...More..

by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Brazil meat scandal: Temer assures foreign markets

Brazilian Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi will meet foreign ambassadors on Monday to reassure them and try to prevent sanctions being issued against Brazilian meat exporters. Meeting ambassadors, Temer had th...More..

by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

WTI, Brent crude oil futures settle higher

The value of long positions for Brent and West Texas Intermediate crude, the global and USA benchmarks, reached a combined US$56 billion on February 23, the highest since the Organization of Petroleum Exporting...More..

Tullow Oil PLC (LON:TLW) Issued With 'Buy' Rating At AlphaValue
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Tullow Oil PLC (LON:TLW) Issued With 'Buy' Rating At AlphaValue

Robert Jr . The Weir Group PLC is engaged in engineering businesses. The Company is also a manufacturer of building products for the United Kingdom construction industry. The firm has "Mkt Perform" rating by ...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

JC Penney closing three Philadelphia-area stores; 5000 jobs affected nationwide

Ellison, chairman and CEO of J.C. Penney Co., said in a statement. Neither the J.C. Penney at The Highlands in Triadelphia nor the one at Fort Steuben Mall in Steubenville are on the list of 138 outlets the r...More..

by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Telecom tribunal asks regulator to re-examine Jio's Happy New Year Offer

The telco had also launched 10 Prime packs of users that join the network before March 31, 2017, and had also launched a buy one get one free offer for Jio Prime users. It brings unlimited plans with free cal...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Oil Prices Rally on Report of Drop in US Inventory

Brent crude oil gained 60 cents to touch $52.41 a barrel, while United States light crude oil soared by 55 cents to touch $49.41 per barrel, reported Reuters. Some support came from the U.S. Nymex reformulate...More..

Charges Announced in Massive Cyber Intrusion Case
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Charges Announced in Massive Cyber Intrusion Case

And the other defendant, "Karim Akehmet Tokbergenov", 22, is a Canadian and Kazakh national and lives in Canada. The U.S. has issued warrants for their arrest. The indictments take away the fig leaf that Russia...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Ryan Clings to Core of GOP Obamacare Bill as Opposition Mounts

The Republican Governor felt the expansion worked well and that it should still be allowed in the GOP bill as long as states will allow it. House Speaker Paul Ryan has told senior Republicans that he won't ch...More..

U.S. ally used Patriot missile to shoot down small drone
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

U.S. ally used Patriot missile to shoot down small drone

While Perkins did not reveal what country used the Patriot missile, it could only be one of the Netherlands, Japan, Germany, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Taiwan, Greece, Spain, South Korea, the UAE or Qatar....More..

USA oil recovers from three-month low
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

USA oil recovers from three-month low

However, reports of the USA rig count, the U.S. crude oil inventory and the United States crude oil production, all point to a resurgent U.S. shale oil industry. West Texas Intermediate for April delivery fell ...More..

Strikers a headache for Gareth
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Strikers a headache for Gareth

The Arsenal forward has scored more goals than anyone in the current England squad which begs the question - why has Southgate overlooked him? "None of our players are on them". "Then I looked at it - "Hi Jer...More..

McDonald's Says Corporate Twitter Feed Hacked After Anti-Trump Post
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

McDonald's Says Corporate Twitter Feed Hacked After Anti-Trump Post

Whoa! McDonald's Twitter account called President Trump a "disgusting excuse Of A President", and you just have to see how this tweet got online! The tweet was quickly deleted and McDonald's explained how...More..