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by | January 13, 2019 | 03:14

Earlier, the Brazilian aircraft manufacturing concern Embraer SA and the American corporation Boeing announced the final approval of the terms of a strategic partnership . The terms of the partnership companies agreed in December previous year. It estimated there would be annual pre-tax cost synergies of approximately $US150 million by the third year of operations.

by | January 13, 2019 | 03:56

The unencrypted videos were shared between employees on company servers and included footage from outside and, in some cases, inside users' homes. The Information hinted that these entire Amazon-owned Ring's privacy invasion began with their research and development team based on Ukraine.

by | January 13, 2019 | 03:27

In an email written by President Gwynne Shotwell obtained by The LA Times , employees were informed of the cuts and told "this was a very hard but necessary decision". Back in November, Bloomberg reported that SpaceX had taken out a $250 million loan, which was only half of the $500 million it was allegedly seeking.

by | January 13, 2019 | 02:38

Even Target's stock took a hit, falling almost 3 percent despite showing strong holiday sales. Macy's stock posted its largest single-day percentage decline on record in trading Thursday after the struggling retailer warned of weak holiday sales and slashed its full-year forecast.

by | January 13, 2019 | 02:04

It would not want to wait too long to see overseas weakness affect the US economy, he added. The top-flight index advanced by about 24.91 points, or 0.4 per cent, to 6,967.78 in morning trading. The more flexible approach, apparent in the minutes and in recent speeches, has supported stock prices. The monthly reductions, effectively running on autopilot, have been criticized by some as a steady tightening of financial conditions the Fed should reconsider.

by | January 12, 2019 | 04:26

Singhal was sacked from Uber Technologies Inc.in 2017 for failing to disclose the allegations he faced at the Mountain View, California-based company, where he was the longtime head of the powerful search division. "The conduct of Rubin and other executives was disgusting, illegal, immoral, degrading to women, and contrary to every principle that Google claims it abides by", the shareholder said in the complaint.

by | January 12, 2019 | 03:21

It also beats the $150 million raised by Brazil's Nubank in March and its further $180 million cash injection from China's Tencent in October. N26, a German start-up that offers a mobile banking app and a see-through debit and payments card, secured the funding from United States venture capital firm Insight Ventures and Singapore's sovereign wealth fund.

by | January 12, 2019 | 03:40

Stobart Aviation owns 30pc and Virgin Travel Group, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Virgin Atlantic, owns the remainder. Connect Airways will also buy Stobart Group's regional airline and aircraft leasing business and combine the two acquired businesses.

by | January 12, 2019 | 04:08

That led to far fewer federal inspections on domestic food. "While the FDA claims that it will continue to conduct "for cause" inspections and pursue criminal and civil investigations related to "imminent threats to human health or life", the agency has posted no new warning letters since the shutdown began more than two weeks ago".

by | January 12, 2019 | 03:01

Gerrish. Investors are hopeful that more and higher-level negotiations will follow. Tesla broke ground this week in Shanghai on its first factory outside the U.S. It looks as if we will soon know if the president is correct. China retaliated with tariffs of its own. Speaking after the conclusion of the talks, Ted McKinney, the US under secretary for trade and foreign agricultural affairs, told reporters in Beijing that he thought they "went just fine".

by | January 12, 2019 | 03:39

JLR said demand in China , once one of its strongest countries, fell by 21.6 percent in 2018, the biggest drop of any of its markets. The move follows plans announced a year ago to reduce white-collar jobs across the company's global business.

by | January 12, 2019 | 03:10

As Bezos and Mackenzie pursue their divorce, it may turn out to be the most expensive in history. The two have been married for 13 years. "Her husband was there, too". "If we had known we would separate after 25 years, we would do it all again", they added in the statement. "As our family and close friends know, after a long period of loving exploration and trial separation, we have chose to divorce and continue our shared lives as friends", the statement shared via Twitter read.

by | January 12, 2019 | 03:07

According to the CDC , norovirus is a contagious virus that causes vomiting and diarrhea. Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas cruise ship will cut its current cruise short due to a norovirus outbreak. According to the CDC's report, the predominant symptom on Oasis has been vomiting, and the cruise line is trying to contain the outbreak by increasing its cleaning and disinfection procedures and taking samples from passengers affected.

by | January 12, 2019 | 02:14

Gartner reports that worldwide PC shipments totaled 259.4 million units in 2018 - a 1.3% decline from 2017. "After two quarters of growth in 2Q18 and 3Q18, PC shipments declined in the fourth quarter", said Mikako Kitagawa, senior principal analyst at Gartner.

by | January 12, 2019 | 02:05

As "essential" federal employees, TSA agents have been showing up for work without payment for almost a month at one of the lowest paying and most thankless jobs in the airport industry, according to Money . "If not for the shutdown, NATCA members would have begun to receive direct deposit of their pay into their accounts as of this morning". "TSA officers are among the lowest paid federal employees, with many living pay cheque to pay cheque", he wrote.

by | January 12, 2019 | 02:53

The company plans to introduce new camera features, including a triple rear camera for the forthcoming flagship model and a double rear camera for the other two devices in development. It'll reportedly sell the 64GB iPhone 8 for 3,899 yuan ($578/£450/AU$800), compared to the 5,099 yuan ($756/£590AU$1,045) Apple price. An Apple spokeswoman didn't respond to requests for comment.

by | January 11, 2019 | 04:21

The settlement includes $311 million in total civil penalties, up to $280 million to resolve claims from diesel owners, and extended warranties worth $100 million. The settlement resolves allegations that FCA used illegal software to get about 100,000 diesel trucks past laboratory emissions inspections and onto US roads.

by | January 11, 2019 | 01:49

OPEC kingpin Saudi Arabia will slash its oil exports in January by 10 percent compared to November, the energy minister said Wednesday. Aramco's bond sale will probably be in US dollars, Bloomberg quoted Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih as saying at a presentation of the plan in Riyadh .

by | January 11, 2019 | 01:27

Musk lauded China's efficiency and speed of development, adding it was hard to imagine Tesla could complete all procedures for the factory in such a short period of time . At an analyst meeting in October 2018, he said he had been building a personal stake in Tesla and that it was his second-largest holding, media reports stated.

by | January 11, 2019 | 02:30

What do you think of the Hyundai Elevate? Pedestrians can be detected more than 450 feet (137 meters) away and the vehicle will even show them what it intends to do next. When in "drive-mode" with the "legs" automatically folded out of the way, the Elevate can cruise at highway speeds, just like a normal auto. Built on a modular vehicle chassis, Elevate vehicles can swap out robotic attachments for different situations, like a auto stuck in a snow ditch climbing its way back up to the ...

by | January 11, 2019 | 01:52

On Thursday, Manukau District Court heard Fifita was travelling home to Sydney from Tonga, transiting at Auckland, when he made the false threat. A day earlier an emergency operation was sparked after the 19-year-old wrote the message while aboard Air New Zealand flight A320.

by | January 11, 2019 | 01:42

On Wednesday Bezos, took to social media to announce his separation as he wrote, "We want to make people aware of development in our lives". Bezos and MacKenzie announced in a statement on the billionaire's Twitter account that they had chose to continue their "shared lives as friends ".

by | January 10, 2019 | 03:11

Washington is pressing Beijing for changes including rolling back plans for government-led creation of Chinese global champions in robotics and other fields. China responded by imposing penalties on $110 billion of American goods, slowing customs clearance for USA companies and suspending issuing licenses in finance and other businesses.

by | January 09, 2019 | 06:14

One such vehicle is the Chevy Blazer, made in Mexico. Unifor's national auto director Dino Chiodo, former president of Local 444 in Windsor, also expressed his frustration with GM executives following Tuesday's meeting. The options suggested by the union, including extending the life of the Chevy Impala and Cadillac XTS now produced at the plant or shifting production slated for Mexico to the plant, are not economic, said David Paterson, vice president of corporate affairs at GM Canada.

by | January 09, 2019 | 04:05

On Friday, Griveaux said those still protesting were "agitators who want insurrection and, basically, to overthrow the government". A former French boxing champion who was filmed landing punches on police during "yellow vest" protests in Paris, has turned himself in.

by | January 09, 2019 | 03:53

He said he had an option to retire and use his retirement fund to restore his personal finances, harmed by volatile forex moves at the time. Ghosn said four major companies tried to recruit him while he was Nissan CEO. He's a Brazilian-born Frenchman of Lebanese ancestry. The case has rattled Nissan's alliance with French automaker Renault SA RENA.PA , where Ghosn still remains chairman and chief executive.

by | January 09, 2019 | 05:13

The electric bike was built in partnership with Panasonic Automotive and runs its OneConnect services platform, which is integrated with the Harley Davidson app for Android and iOS. On a fast-charger, the bike will replenish its battery in a little more than half an hour. Range for the LiveWire is claimed to be 177 kilometres on a single charge based on a mixed-use cycle.

by | January 09, 2019 | 04:33

Get me out of this [expletive] up place, you rapist. In a Twitter post, Murphy says that the flight to Newark Liberty International Airport was delayed and the would-be passenger flipped out, shrieking, "Get me out of Florida! ". This was one hell of a meltdown... "On January 6, crew members at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport requested assistance from local law enforcement after a customer was denied boarding for indications of intoxication and became disruptive", the ...

by | January 09, 2019 | 04:48

Petrol and diesel prices Monday surged for the first time in 2019, rising to Rs 68.50 and 62.24 in Delhi respectively. Petrol, diesel prices have fallen close to 20 per cent from the highs made in early October a year ago, as crude prices are down almost 40 per cent in these three months.

by | January 09, 2019 | 02:04

The bid called for keeping 425 stores open and offering jobs to 50,000 of its remaining employees. Sears stock is trading at 22 cents a share on the New York Stock Exchange. The hemorrhaging picked up speed in the third quarter of 2016 when the company reported a net loss of $748 million, nearly double what it lost in the same quarter a year earlier.

by | January 09, 2019 | 01:47

The rozzers are supposedly investigating the drone appearance, but there's no word on when flights will be back up and running.or should that be flying. While another, said: 'Sitting on a plane at Heathrow. Some 81 airlines serving 204 destinations operate out of Heathrow, located west of London .

by | January 09, 2019 | 01:24

Members of the Wet'suwet'en First Nation, which is made up of five clans that have 13 houses, have long protested construction of pipelines through the nation's 22,000 square kilometres of claimed traditional territory. RCMP move in to make arrests, enforcing an injunction order on Morice West Forest Service Road on January 7, 2019 . Mounties say the arrests took place at the Gitdumt'en checkpoint and that 14 people were taken into custody.

by | January 08, 2019 | 04:28

Both changes combined could cause "very unfavourable social and economic consequences", the report says. The " Green Book of Population and Labour " report by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences said that in 2029, China's population will be 1.44 billion and will start declining from the following year onward.

by | January 08, 2019 | 05:02

The unemployment rate held at 3.7% in November, matching a almost half-century low, and economists expect it declined further to 3.6% in December. "The drop in stock prices likely will depress the numbers somewhat over the next couple of months, but for now all the indicators of labour demand we follow are very robust", said Ian Sheperdson, chief economist at Pantheon Macroeconomics.

by | January 08, 2019 | 03:10

The $2 billion factory - long under discussion - marks a major bet by the USA electric vehicle maker as it looks to bolster its presence in the world's biggest auto market, where it faces rising competition from a swathe of domestic rivals and its sales have been hit by increased tariffs on U.S.