Economy

by | October 21, 2017 | 01:05

In August, Amazon announced it would solicit bids to review potential locations for its second headquarters. The company also says it's looking for a tax-friendly climate for it's second headquarters. "I hope I'm wrong", he says. "I felt like it was possible", McDermott said. Economic development officials said the city has had informal discussions with Amazon and indicated that tax incentives will be on the table, but said they have not discussed numbers.

by | October 20, 2017 | 01:07

Rachel Lund, head of retail insight and analytics at the British Retail Consortium, said: "September's sales showed little evidence of consumers seriously shifting their shopping behaviour in response to the squeeze on spending power; with sales up in volume and value terms on a year ago".

by | October 20, 2017 | 01:10

Inflation in the United Kingdom has risen to its highest level in five years, squeezing the spending power of households but giving a boost to pensioners who will enjoy an increase in their state income. This was also weaker than the expected 2.1 percent. Issues around consumer finances, spending power and rising cost pressures are already challenging the industry: "an interest rate rise could cause an additional headache for retailers in the lead up to Christmas".

by | October 20, 2017 | 01:05

Chris Baldridge's son, Army Sgt. Dillon Baldridge , was killed in June during a suspected insider attack by an Afghan police officer. Jessie Baldridge told WTVD that no amount of money would replace what they had lost when Dillon was killed, and stressed that neither she nor her husband are upset with Trump, but they are feeling flustered with the amount of media attention their family is receiving.

by | October 19, 2017 | 01:03

The company said the cost of the recall was estimated to be $267 million, and would be reflected in its fourth quarter results. "Should a customer be able to open and close the door with these conditions, the door may appear closed", Ford wrote in its recall, "but the latch may not fully engage with the door striker with the potential that the door could open while driving".

by | October 18, 2017 | 01:03

The commercial plane , a Skyjet, suffered only minor damages and no one was injured, Garneau confirmed during a press conference in Montreal about this incident, which occurs for the first time in Canada under those circumstances. "It is extremely important for people to follow this because if a drone were to hit the window of a cockpit and incapacitate the pilot or were to damage in any way an engine this could have catastrophic results", said Garneau.

by | October 18, 2017 | 01:00

The Bank of England 's governor Mark Carney said today that inflation would keep rising a little while longer, after it was revealed this morning that the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) hit a five-and-a-half year high of three per cent .

by | October 17, 2017 | 01:02

He added: "This is about people's lives today and them not doing anything foolish and us not facilitating people doing anything foolish". With ex-hurricane Ophelia approaching, people have been warned of significant disruption to some travel services, while gardaí have urged people to avoid unnecessary travel.

by | October 14, 2017 | 01:25

In August, Lee was sentenced to five years in prison for corruption after he was found guilty of being involved in bribing the then-South Korean president, Park Geun-hye. Kwon Oh Hyun announced his retirement on October 13 . For the third quarter of 2017, Samsung expects to make around 14.5 trillion won (around $12.8 billion) in operating profit off 62 trillion won (around $54.7 billion) in revenue, according to The Verge .

by | October 14, 2017 | 01:27

The Buffalo Latte will be available for $2.79 at two Tim Hortons locations in Buffalo, New York, while supplies last, so unfortunately for everyone who doesn't live in Buffalo, this new brew might be a bit hard to get your hands on. The worldwide quick-service coffee chain shared a photo of its new limited Buffalo spice latte to celebrate lattes being served in the area for first time.

by | October 14, 2017 | 01:25

But today will be the last time that Flight 666 will fly to HEL, as the airline has chose to retire the flight number, about 11 years after it started. In 2013, during another Friday the 13th flight to HEL, the Associated Press spoke with the pilot guiding the aircraft. "I'm not a superstitious man".

by | October 12, 2017 | 01:09

Ola , which is based in Bangalore, in southern India, said it planned to use the new funds to invest in artificial intelligence and machine learning to tackle projects such as predicting where and when a regular customer might need a vehicle.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:36

NVIDIA wants to help with that, introducing its third-generation Drive PX platform at GTC Europe 2017 today. Nvidia claims that Pegasus can run the Class 5 cars entirely, delivering over 320 trillion operations per second, or 10 times more than the power of its predecessor.

by | October 09, 2017 | 15:45

About 130,773 shares traded. It has outperformed by 62.78% the S&P500. Among 21 analysts covering TalkTalk Telecom Group PLC ( LON:TALK ), 6 have Buy rating, 12 Sell and 3 Hold. The stock of Scapa Group plc (LON:SCPA) has "Add" rating given on Wednesday, August 9 by Numis Securities. In analysts note revealed to investors and clients on 9 October, Senior PLC (LON:SNR) stock had its "Reduce" Rating kept by equity research analysts at Peel Hunt.