Thursday, October 18, 2018

Alibaba executive warns trade war pain will be felt globally: SCMP

HONG KONG (Reuters) - The escalating trade war between the United States and China is careening toward a “cold war or geopolitical war” that will reverberate around the world, a senior...

Florida Panhandle pummeled by record-breaking Hurricane Michael

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (Reuters) - Hurricane Michael, the fiercest storm to hit Florida in more than 80 years and the third-most powerful ever to strike the U.S. mainland, battered the state’s...

Amazon India denies it gives select sellers preferential treatment

BENGALURU/MUMBAI (Reuters) - Amazon’s Indian business has denied accusations that it favors select merchants and brands, responding to a complaint lodged by an Indian lobby group. The All India Online Vendors Association...

China, NZ shrug off Fed, but FX risks seen pushing Philippines and Indonesia to...

SYDNEY/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - China and New Zealand sat tight after the Federal Reserve’s latest rate hike, but both Indonesia and the Philippines are expected to tap the policy brakes later on...

Apple Has a Secret Sale Section Where You Can Buy Discounted iPhones

If you've been holding out for your next upgrade to get a new iPhone, you're going to want to check this out: There's a secret sale section on Apple's website with...

Edeka feiert 111 Jahre Edeka-Verbund, als großes Marketing-Event

Runde Geburtstage zu feiern ist im Handel bewährte Marketingpraxis. 2017 feierte Rewe seinen 90. Geburtstag, dieses Jahr kontert Rivale Edeka mit einer echten Schnapszahl: 111 Jahre ist der Edeka-Verbund schon alt....

Uber ‘to focus on bikes over cars’

Uber says it plans to focus more on its electric scooter and bike business, and less on cars, despite the fact it could hurt profits. Boss Dara Khosrowshahi said that individual modes...

Weight-loss drug lorcaserin found to be safe in new study

A major study has found promising results for the safety of a weight-loss drug available in the US. The study, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, says adults using the drug...

Microsoft claims new evidence Russia tried to hack U.S. politics

The alleged hackers, Fancy Bear, were named in Robert Mueller's indictment of 12 Russian officials for alleged interference in the 2016 election. Microsoft said Tuesday that it executed a court order to...

Tesla hit with SEC subpoena after Musk tweets about taking company private

The latest news extended the roller-coaster ride for Tesla investors in recent days, adding to uncertainty about the future course of the company. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has sent subpoenas...

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Revealed: Public transport will be free in Dublin for Pope ticketholders

Revealed: Public transport will be free in Dublin for Pope ticketholders Pope Francis (PA) PUBLIC transport in Dublin will be free for the 500,000 people going...

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