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Fiat Chrysler to invest US$1b, pay bonuses on U.S. tax cut

That truck is now made in Saltillo, Mexico, where workers will continue to make commercial vehicles. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is investing US$1 billion in a MI truck factory and paying worker bonuses in the wake of a USA tax cut, gestures that could come in handy amid major policy matters being sorted out in Washington. Read More »

China shuts down Marriott website for listing Tibet as separate country

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The status of Tibet has also been the subject of controversy for decades, ever since China sent troops to the mountainous region in 1950 to enforce its territorial claim in the face of an independence movement. Marriott's Chinese website now shows a message with an apology. Marriott has now begun an investigation. The Maryland-based hotel group announced in 2016 that it would double its presence in China, where it today operates more than 300 properties and has another 340 in the pipeline. Read More »

Louisiana tried to woo auto plant with $500M in incentives

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Toyota and Mazda are participating in a joint venture to build the plant, which will produce the Toyota Corolla and a new Mazda crossover, with a capacity to build 300,000 vehicles annually. "Our workforce, well trained and committed to producing high-quality vehicles and parts, is the reason these companies are deepening their roots here, bringing even more new jobs and opportunity for communities across the state". Read More »

The rocket has successfully lifted off from its launch pad at Sriharikota

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There are only three Indian satellites among the 31 that ISRO is launching today at 9:29 AM under its first mission in 2018 - the PSLV-C40/Cartosat-2 Series Satellite Mission. The co-passenger satellites include a microsatellite and one nanosatellite from India along with 3 microsatellites and 25 nanosatellites from other countries. Read More »

Jeff Bezos Of Amazon Becomes The Richest Man In History

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This is because of Amazon's dominant performance during the online holiday season. Olson added that he expects Amazon sales to increase 28 percent in 2018 compared to previous year. Mr Bezos also controls closely held space exploration business Blue Origin and the Washington Post . According to Forbes , 2017 was a record year for the ultra-rich with the number of billionaires in the world jumping 13 per cent to 2043. Read More »

Malaysia Launches New Search for Missing Airliner

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Lai said the company has been given a deadline of 90 days to complete the search and will not charge any fee if it is unable to locate the remains of the flight that is believed to have crashed in the Indian Ocean. The new search zone is an area of approximately 25,000 square kilometres in the Indian Ocean. Ocean Infinity's priority is to locate the wreckage or the black box recorders - flight and cockpit recorders - or both, and present credible evidence to confirm their location, Liow added. Read More »

Probe into latest near-miss at San Francisco airport

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The incident was reported Tuesday when Aeromexico Flight 688 from Mexico City was given clearance to land on Runway 28R at SFO. The tower ordered the Aeromexico Boeing 737 jet to circle around. The jet was approved to land on an open runway, but it became misaligned as it flew closer to the airport . "The tower, air traffic control, did a very good job, they sent the Aeromexico flight around". Read More »

Crude Oil Back Near 3-Year Peak

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WTIfuturescost $63,5/baftergaining 0,8% onthatday. This week's supply reports from the American Petroleum Institute and the USA government's Energy Information Administration are predicted to reveal that US crude stocks dropped by 4.1 million barrels, an eighth week of decline. Read More »

Even a bitcoin conference can't handle bitcoin payments

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The North American Bitcoin Conference , held in Miami next week, said on its website that network congestion and manual processing influenced the decision to stop accepting payments in cryptocurrencies. It's not a quick and easy transaction system. Other organisations have also steered away from bitcoin due to fears over fees and price fluctuations in recent months. Read More »

Delta Air Lines, Inc. Stock Pops on Q4 Earnings Beat

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The counter witnessed a trading volume of 11.8 million shares versus an average volume of 6.65 million shares during last trading session. Proofpoint, Inc. New Vernon Invest Management Ltd Company invested in 10,428 shares. Assetmark has 0% invested in Proofpoint, Inc. Pictet Asset Management invested 0.15% of its portfolio in Proofpoint, Inc. Read More »

Ikea ad reveals coupon when pregnant women pee on it

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An IKEA ad running in Amelia Magazine, a women's publication in Sweden, doubles as a pregnancy test. Readers can pee on the page, so-to-speak, then wait for the results. This is also not the first time urination has been included in an ad campaign. In dollars, the crib costs about $122 without the discount, and about $60 with the discount. Read More »

Dropbox files confidentially for IPO

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However, Dropbox is underpinned by encouraging financials: the company's founder, Drew Houston, said this time last year its sales had broken the $1bn-a-year mark, with 500m users and 200,000 paying business customers. The file-storage company filed papers confidentially to go public, Bloomberg reported Thursday , for a much-delayed and much-anticipated IPO later this year. Read More »

IRS Payroll Tax Withholding Chart

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Democratic politicians asked a government watchdog on Monday to scrutinize implementation of President Donald Trump's tax law, warning that the administration could use new tax guidelines to create the appearance of a large middle-class tax cut ahead of the 2018 mid-term elections. Read More »

Sam's Club to close Fern Park store, other locations across country

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A Sam's Club spokesperson told KPRC2 that employees will be paid for the next 60 days and the company hopes to transfer most affected employees to other stores. The other Sam's Clubs in the Orlando area will remain open. Thursday's announced store closures come almost two years to the day after the announced closures of 269 Walmart stores in 2016. Read More »

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NCLH)

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About 756,300 shares traded. It is down 0.00% since January 10, 2017 and is. It has outperformed by 19.67% the S&P500. Thomas Lenox Kempner decreased its stake in Norwegian Cruise Line Hldgs ( NCLH ) by 36% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

Circuit City announces February relaunch, enlists IBM Watson as shopping assistant

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The company will first launch a website and then will expand to kiosks, stores-in-stores and finally showrooms. It will include several novel features, including search by photo and tech support via video chat, he said. Almost nine years after going out of business, electronics chain store Circuit City is set to give it another go, it announced last week. To guide this experience, the company has enlisted IBM Watson as a personal shopping assistant. Read More »

MoneyGram share price rises after Ripple (XRP) pilot announced

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Payments made by MoneyGram‎' customers on its global platform will ‎ have access to Ripple's new enterprise solution, which enables real-‎time FX settlement through its cryptocurrency, XRP . "The inefficiencies of global payments don't just affect banks, they also affect institutions like MoneyGram", Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse said in a statement Thursday. Read More »

(LRCX) Shares Sold by Jaffetilchin Investment Partners LLC

The stock decreased 2.82% or $0.8 during the last trading session, reaching $27.52. About 590,133 shares traded or 7.08% up from the average. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Finally, B. Riley reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $250.00 price objective on shares of Lam Research in a research note on Tuesday, November 14th. Read More »

Transocean LTD (NYSE:RIG) Shares Bought by Stifel Financial Corp

It now has negative earnings. Convergence Investment Partners Llc increased its stake in Transocean Ltd (RIG) by 178.04% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The firm has "Buy" rating by Guggenheim given on Monday, November 30. RBC Capital Markets maintained Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG) on Thursday, December 21 with "Hold" rating. Read More »

Walmart Raising Its Minimum Wage, Will Assist Employees With Adoption Expenses

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McMillon also said the company is "early in the stages of assessing the opportunities" that tax reform creates for Walmart . "However, some guiding themes are clear and consistent with how we've been investing - lower prices for customers, better wages and training for associates and investments in the future of our company, including in technology". Read More »

Woman returns dead Christmas tree to Costco - in January

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A USA woman has received a full refund after returning her dead tree 10 days after Christmas. A woman (right) shamelessly walked into a Los Angeles Costco last week to demand a refund for her "dead" Christmas tree. You bring it back where you bought it and get a refund, right? "We will cancel and refund your membership fee in full at any time if you are dissatisfied", says Costco's return policy on membership. Read More »

OH man indicted for using 'Fruitfly' malware to spy on Americans

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A North Royalton man is accused by federal prosecutors of creating a malware program named " Fruitfly " that was used to worm its way into thousands of computers nationwide and take control of and steal data, according to a news release . The US Department of Justice has charged OH resident Philip Durachinsky with 16 crimes for allegedly writing malware, nicknamed " Fruitfly ", that gave him unfettered access to the PCs of "thousands" of individuals and institutions between 2003 and January ... Read More »

Tesco's record festive trading hurt by Palmer & Harvey collapse

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John Lewis reported gross sales up 2.5% for the six weeks to December 30, while its sister company Waitrose booked a comparable sales rise of 1.4%. Shares in Tesco fell 4 percent at the open, and were trading down 3.5 percent at 0915 GMT, the second worse performer after Marks & Spencer, which reported a fall in like-for-like Christmas sales on Thursday. Read More »

Giant ice cream products were recalled

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So far the FDA have not reported any illnesses connected to the ice cream. There have been no reports of illness, according to the announcement. At Giant Eagle, the bars are sold under the Giant Eagle brand name. No other Stone Ridge Ice Cream Novelties-branded products are included in this recall. The Hood and Kemps products may show a "best by" date of July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019. Read More »

Warren, Warner propose 'massive' fines for breaches at credit bureaus

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The fines would be administered by the Federal Trade Commission, and the legislation requires that at least half of any fines collected would be funneled back to citizens whose data had been lifted by hackers. "Equifax allowed personal data on more than half the adults in the country to get stolen, and its legal liability is so limited that it may end up making money off the breach". Read More »

Just the Facts on Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)

Pggm Investments who had been investing in Kimberly Clark Corp Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $41.45B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.55% or $0.41 during the last trading session, reaching $74.55. Sterling Ltd Co stated it has 0.55% of its portfolio in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY). Tiaa Cref Inv Ltd Liability Corp reported 4.03M shares. Read More »

Highfields Capital Management LP Maintains Stake in Fedex Corp (FDX)

Strategy Asset Managers Ltd Co reported 13,247 shares. $802,405 United States dollars was the transaction's value. David Steiner now owns 18,994 shares which are precisely 0.01% of the Tennessee-Company's market capitalization. Jefferies maintained it with "Buy" rating and $99.0 target in Tuesday, November 21 report. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Friday, March 24 by Raymond James. Read More »

Domino's Pizza, Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) Analyst's Long Term Pick

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With their stock price now trading around $200.09, the firm has proven a solid track record of growth over the past few years. About 61,345 shares traded. Moreover, Kames Capital Public Ltd Com has 0.04% invested in Domino's Pizza, Inc . (NYSE: DPZ ) are 9.39% since the start of 2016. 25,000 are owned by Employees Retirement System Of Texas. Read More »