Huawei to test 5G network in Cairo during AFCON 2019

Guo Ping, rotating chairman of the company, has said he expects all three business groups - consumer, carrier and enterprise - to post double-digit growth this year. A Huawei's spokesperson told The Times that they were "baseless allegations backed... More..

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Imran Khan reshuffles Cabinet amidst criticism over govt performance
by | Saturday, April 20, 2019

Imran Khan reshuffles Cabinet amidst criticism over govt performance

A day after major reshuffling in the federal cabinet, an updated list of federal ministers, ministers of state and advisers and special assistants to the prime minister was issued on Friday. Khan made 10 mini...More..

North Korean leader oversees new tactical weapons test - state media
by | Friday, April 19, 2019

North Korean leader oversees new tactical weapons test - state media

A North Korean official, Kim Chang Son, travelled to Vladivostok this week and was seen on Wednesday inspecting the city's train station and making security checks, Russia's RIA news agency reported on Thur...More..

World's largest plane takes to the skies over California
by | Tuesday, April 16, 2019

World's largest plane takes to the skies over California

It aims to make access to orbit more affordable and accessible by launching satellites into space from aircraft, rather than from the ground. "All of you've been very patient and very tolerant over the years ...More..

Because it gears up for IPO finances are revealed by uber
by | Monday, April 15, 2019

Because it gears up for IPO finances are revealed by uber

Uber will list on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "UBER". GrubHub dropped more than 6% Friday after Uber's S1 filing indicated the ride-sharing company was continuing its aggressive expansi...More..

Uber plans to sell around $10 billion worth of stock in IPO
by | Sunday, April 14, 2019

Uber plans to sell around $10 billion worth of stock in IPO

And Uber does require twice as many (digital) pages to explain itself. Uber set a placeholder amount of $1 billion but did not specify the size of the IPO. "I'm sure that the Lyft debut is going to affect b...More..

Tesla begins offering leases for Model 3
by | Sunday, April 14, 2019

Tesla begins offering leases for Model 3

As a result, the lowest-priced Model 3 available for order on its online menu in the United States is now the $39,500 Standard Plus, which includes Autopilot . Tesla has been adjusting prices of its US -made...More..

Fisher-Price recalls Rock 'n Play Sleeper after 32 deaths
by | Saturday, April 13, 2019

Fisher-Price recalls Rock 'n Play Sleeper after 32 deaths

People who have the product should immediately stop using it and contact Fisher-Price for a refund or voucher. The recall did not say what caused the infants' deaths. It also advises against using auto se...More..

Julian Assange's arrest set to trigger heated debate
by | Saturday, April 13, 2019

Julian Assange's arrest set to trigger heated debate

Branco suggested Macron should "take this man under our protection", noting that the 47-year-old Australia native has a child in France. What will happen next for Assange is still uncertain, as he begins to...More..

USA will ‘put tariffs on $11 billion of European Union products’
by | Wednesday, April 10, 2019

USA will ‘put tariffs on $11 billion of European Union products’

The US is now negotiating a trade deal with China, but tit-for-tat tariffs imposed by the two countries have already weighed on the global economy this year. The EU responded with tariffs on about 2.8 billion e...More..

Over 540 million Facebook user records leaked by third parties
by | Saturday, April 06, 2019

Over 540 million Facebook user records leaked by third parties

Facebook has, in some cases, demanded some new users to disclose their email passwords , without any legitimate reason. Security researchers claim to have discovered another data breach in the social medi...More..

Brexit leaves Ford at crossroads on long-term UK plans
by | Wednesday, April 03, 2019

Brexit leaves Ford at crossroads on long-term UK plans

The Labour leader said he would be "very happy" to meet the Prime Minister in a bid to offer "certainty and security" to the British people. Letwin and Cooper are bringing the bill forward instead of holdin...More..

Brexit an opportunity for Irish unity debate, says Mary McAleese
by | Wednesday, April 03, 2019

Brexit an opportunity for Irish unity debate, says Mary McAleese

Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar said on Tuesday that the European Union should be open to "any proposals" that United Kingdom prime minister Theresa May might bring forward to resolve the Brexit impasse. ...More..

Yields above 15-month lows
by | Monday, April 01, 2019

Yields above 15-month lows

While its market has not been directly impacted by central bank purchases, its economy is so closely tied to its southern neighbor that it rarely enters a recession without a US contraction. Benchmark 10-year...More..

Naresh Goyal resigns from Jet Airways following emergency board meeting
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Naresh Goyal resigns from Jet Airways following emergency board meeting

Naresh Goyal has quit as the chairman of Jet Airways (India) Ltd, stepping down from the board of the airline he founded two-and-a-half decades ago, as part of a plan that involves lenders taking control of th...More..

Apple Could Debut 'Netflix for Games' Subscription Service at Monday's Event
by | Monday, March 25, 2019

Apple Could Debut 'Netflix for Games' Subscription Service at Monday's Event

The tech giant recently sent out invitations for the March 25 keynote with the suggestive title "It's show time", which further fueled rumors that the now unnamed streaming service will launch next Monday. Ty...More..

Winning numbers for the $625 million Powerball jackpot
by | Monday, March 25, 2019

Winning numbers for the $625 million Powerball jackpot

The chances of getting all five number and the Powerball number correct are just over 292 million-to-one. Now, it will continue to grow. You have until 10 p.m. The white balls are numbered 1 through 69 an...More..

Roundup weed killer: Jury agrees Monsanto chemical contributed to California man's cancer
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Roundup weed killer: Jury agrees Monsanto chemical contributed to California man's cancer

Roundup products and their active ingredient, glyphosate , have been used safely and successfully for over four decades worldwide and are a valuable tool to help farmers deliver crops to markets and practice s...More..

Oil prices seek balance with supply cuts, low demand
by | Monday, March 18, 2019

Oil prices seek balance with supply cuts, low demand

Oil prices were stable on Friday, propped up by production cuts led by OPEC and as US sanctions against Venezuela and Iran likely created a slight deficit in global supply in the first quarter of 2019. Oil ...More..

Tesla Model Y starts at $47K in late 2020
by | Saturday, March 16, 2019

Tesla Model Y starts at $47K in late 2020

Along the way, Musk explained the ins and outs of his naming convention, including the fact that he couldn't use the name "Model E" because Ford had it trademarked. Getting the Model Y into production quickly w...More..

Pro-Brexit Conservative Group to Vote Against Changes to Brexit Delay
by | Friday, March 15, 2019

Pro-Brexit Conservative Group to Vote Against Changes to Brexit Delay

If no Brexit agreement is passed in another parliamentary vote by March 20, more time will be needed to find a solution and the United Kingdom will have to take part in European Parliament elections in May, it ...More..

Pizza Pizza Offering Super Cheap Deals At Restaurants Across Canada Tomorrow
by | Friday, March 15, 2019

Pizza Pizza Offering Super Cheap Deals At Restaurants Across Canada Tomorrow

Whether it relates to pizza pie or old-fashioned dessert pie, several locations throughout town are offering discounts on March 14 (3.14) only. To find your nearest California Pizza Kitchen , you can use their...More..

New Brunswick unemployment rate rises slightly in February
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

New Brunswick unemployment rate rises slightly in February

Statistics Canada also reported that participation by women in the workforce was up. That's up from 4.8 per cent in January but down from the 5.3 per cent the rate was at the same time a year ago. The Bank of...More..

U.S. trade gap surged to $US621b in 2018, 10-year high
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

U.S. trade gap surged to $US621b in 2018, 10-year high

American consumers and businesses have not stopped buying foreign goods, as the new data indicates, but they are paying higher prices for the privledge of doing so. But a pair of new studies concludes that he...More..

Victoria's Secret To Close Another 53 Stores This Year
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Victoria's Secret To Close Another 53 Stores This Year

Victoria's Secret plans to close 53 stores this year as more women desert the brand for lingerie startups and big retailers. According to CNBC , L Brands executives made the announcement on a conference ca...More..

Gap Inc splitting into two companies with HUNDREDS of stores closing
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Gap Inc splitting into two companies with HUNDREDS of stores closing

Sonia Syngal, now CEO of Old Navy, will keep leading Old Navy when it becomes a standalone company. In a statement, Gap chairman Robert Fisher said that after a review of the company by its board of directors, ...More..

YouTube shuts down 400 channels amidst child exploitation controversy
by | Monday, February 25, 2019

YouTube shuts down 400 channels amidst child exploitation controversy

In it is a collection of clips, many of them innocent, that show kids doing things like gymnastics, stretching, playing Twister, or simply hanging out with friends - nothing that would get the videos blocked by...More..

OPEC Secretary General urges to accelerate oil production cuts within OPEC+ framework
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

OPEC Secretary General urges to accelerate oil production cuts within OPEC+ framework

Like Iran, another founding member of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, Venezuela's oil industry has been blighted by mismanagement, unrest, political instability, diplomatic isolation and ...More..

LILLEY: Trudeau needs to take off the gag
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

LILLEY: Trudeau needs to take off the gag

Canada's Conflict of Interest and Ethics commissioner has launched a probe into Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's alleged illegal attempts to shield engineering giant SNC-Lavalin from criminal fraud and corruptio...More..

Amazon invests in self-driving auto startup Aurora
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Amazon invests in self-driving auto startup Aurora

Chief Technology Officer Drew Bagnell was previously a lead engineer with Uber Technologies Inc.'s self-driving auto group, while Chief Product Officer Sterling Anderson worked at Tesla Inc.as the head of i...More..

Venezuela slams European Union countries for aligning with U.S.
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

Venezuela slams European Union countries for aligning with U.S.

Venezuela's foreign ministry rejected on Monday several European countries' decision to recognize opposition leader Juan Guaido as interim president. The 35-year-old Guaido, the head of Venezuela's National As...More..

China does not want an increase in tariffs
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

China does not want an increase in tariffs

The talks began two days after the United States charged Chinese telecommunications company Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and its chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, with conspiring to violate USA sanctions o...More..

Maduro warns USA against military action in Venezuela
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

Maduro warns USA against military action in Venezuela

Despite the tensions with Trump, Maduro said he still welcomes USA investment in oil, gas, tourism, technology, gold and diamonds. Russia, Belarus, Bolivia, Iran, China, Cuba, Nicaragua, Salvador and Turkey cam...More..

Venezuelan Opposition Calls For New Protests
by | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Venezuelan Opposition Calls For New Protests

Venezuela has sunk into a crushing economic crisis under Maduro's policies, with widespread food and medical shortages that have forced millions of people to starve or flee. Washington has threatened to inter...More..

Brexit: May says European Union unlikely to extend Article 50 without a plan
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Brexit: May says European Union unlikely to extend Article 50 without a plan

If the Government fails, then Parliament would be given a vote on whether to extend Article 50 by nine months to avoid no deal . Mr Czaputowicz also told the Rzeczpospolita daily in Poland that a five-year...More..

China ready to punish tech giants who recognise Taiwan
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

China ready to punish tech giants who recognise Taiwan

China has rapidly modernized its military and increased defense spending over the past two decades, posing a security threat to Asia, and Taiwan in particular, a US military intelligence report said. In mid-2...More..

The Next Phase Of The US-China Trade Negotiations Begins
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

The Next Phase Of The US-China Trade Negotiations Begins

As producers say they won't let oil stockpiles exceed normal levels, fears of a slowdown in demand is abating as trade tensions ease between the world's top-two economies. It also said Washington and Beijing ha...More..

Dow Falls 500 Points after Tim Cook Slashes Apple Revenue Forecast
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Dow Falls 500 Points after Tim Cook Slashes Apple Revenue Forecast

Shares of the Cupertino, Calif. -based tech giant slid almost 10 percent on Thursday - wiping out more than $75 billion in market cap and knocking it back to No. Apple isn't the only company facing difficult...More..

Tesla selloff on Model 3 delivery news overdone, analyst says
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Tesla selloff on Model 3 delivery news overdone, analyst says

But the auto maker is now also grappling with the phasing out of tax credits in the USA which made buying electric vehicles less expensive. The $2,000 cut in prices, however, weighed on the stock, pushing it ...More..

NY transformer explosion turns sky bright blue, knocks out power
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

NY transformer explosion turns sky bright blue, knocks out power

According to the utility outage map for Con Edison , there were only 76 who were said to have lost power . One Astoria resident and her boyfriend immediately hopped in their auto with their cats in tow...More..