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Stories about Finance

Nov 20 2018

The crypto market's value fell by 15% in an hour

Bitcoin has just crashed by over $800 and skimmed 15% of the cryptocurrency market value in just over an hour. Prior to this update, the exchange revealed during the...

Nov 18 2018

First Brand Named in Turkey Salmonella Outbreak

Just ahead of Thanksgiving, the US Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA ) has recalled more than 91,000 pounds of Jennie-O turkey product...

Nov 18 2018

Ontario pot store hours, distance from schools revealed

The standalone stores will be allowed to operate between 9 a.m. and 11 p.m., and storefronts will be required to be at least 150 metres away from schools. On April 1, sta...

Nov 17 2018

Fiancee of crash victim makes wedding photos: We would have to do

Zwingli Silalahi, the Indonesian airline's operational director, said the manual did not tell pilots that in certain situations, the plane's stall-prevention system cou...

Nov 17 2018

Aston Martin's first SUV in action - New DBX goes off-road

Various concepts have been released over the past few years, Aston Martin will now look to hone these into a production vehicle! Whether or not 007 will head for the wo...

Nov 16 2018

Energy agency: Global oil supply jumps, sending prices lower

OPEC + is considering cutting oil output by more than the 1 million barrels a day Saudi Arabia proposed earlier this week, according to people familiar with the matter....

Nov 15 2018

Cheers, fears as Amazon unveils headquarters plan

Here's how it all played out. Meanwhile, in Denver and elsewhere we're celebrating the rejection of our Amazon bids. However, not everyone was swept up in the excit...

Nov 14 2018

Oil down 2 percent after Trump urges OPEC not to cut supply

During its last meeting, the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) and its allies led by Russian Federation acknowledged that an oversupply of oil in t...

Nov 14 2018

Oil extends record losing streak as Trump blasts Saudi's plan

Iraqi energy minister spokesman Assem Jihad told AFP his country, also an OPEC member, was hoping for "any decision that would help balance and stabilise the market"....

Nov 12 2018

Alibaba shopping extravaganza earns US$10b in first hour

That is a significant increase from the $US25.3 billion in gross merchandise volume (GMV) Alibaba shoppers spent in 2017. Singles Day has been a fixture in China since ...

Nov 09 2018

Trump Vows ‘War-Like Posture’ If Democrats Investigate Him

Given how close key votes were in his first two years in office - most notably Supreme Court Justice Kavanaugh (which narrowly passed) and the repeal of the Affordable Ca...

Nov 09 2018

Boeing signals flight control system problem may have contributed to 737 crash

What caused the plane to crash? Boeing , which manufactured the Lion Air plane, issues safety-related bulletins, and had previously circulated instructions about wha...

Nov 08 2018

MI voters legalize recreational marijuana

By her calculation, after factoring in MI, the total addressable market for adult, medical, and illicit use of marijuana will be $24.5 billion by 2030. Kristin Schrader, ...

Nov 08 2018

Supreme Court refuses anti-net neutrality appeals

While neither of the latter Justices cited a reason for dismissing themselves from the appeal, Justice Kavanaugh had been involved in the initial ruling while seated on t...

Nov 07 2018

Will Democrats win midterm elections? Latest results for USA midterms

Americans are heading to the ballot box to determine the balance of power in the US Congress and shape the future of Donald Trump's presidency . Voters line up in Las ...

Nov 06 2018

Xi Jinping pledges to 'open door wide' to global trade

The European Union, which shares U.S. complaints of Chinese trade policy although it is against the Trump administration's hardball tactics of applying tariffs , has cal...

Nov 06 2018

Amazon Is Offering Free Shipping For All

Last month, Walmart added free two-day shipping for Marketplace items to its previous offer of free two-day shipping for purchases over $35. Instead of the usual $25 ...

Nov 06 2018

RBC note on midterm races that are too close to call

In practical terms that means that for McCaskill to hold on in Missouri, Donnelly in IN and Tester in Montana, and for Heitkamp to mount a comeback in North Dakota, the...

Nov 05 2018

Tesla auto-park upgrade to be ready in six weeks - Musk

During an interview on the Recode Decode podcast , Musk talked about upcoming products Tesla is designing, including an updated Roadster, a semi-truck and a pickup. Wh...

Nov 05 2018

Fastest rise in United States wages since 2009

Between September and October, the USA jobless rate remained unchanged at 3.7% as total nonfarm payroll employment gains were posted primarily in health care, manufac...