Finanças

European Central Bank gets ready to pull the plug on stimulus

European Central Bank gets ready to pull the plug on stimulus

Yields fall as bond prices rise. Bond purchases are now running at a maximum of €30 billion (R470 billion) per month, but will be lowered to €15 billion (R235 billion) per month from September, befo...

de · Finanças
New China Tariffs Upset US Exchange Relations

New China Tariffs Upset US Exchange Relations

Beijing has said it would retaliate if the USA imposes tariffs. The round of tariffs could make China reluctant to cooperate with the USA on North Korea. In an interview aired on Wednesday, Trump tol...

de · Finanças
Oil prices slip as USA and Russian supplies grow

Oil prices slip as USA and Russian supplies grow

Venezuela's national oil company, PDVSA, was historically led by highly respected technocrats and oil engineers, and contributed greatly to the country's wealth and prosperity. Crude oil prices turne...

de · Finanças
No one earning minimum wage can afford a modest apartment

No one earning minimum wage can afford a modest apartment

If you want to rent a two-bedroom apartment in the South Bay, you'd better make close to $50 an hour - or roughly $100,000 a year - according to a startling new report that pegs all three of the nati...

de · Finanças

U.S. retail sales climb in May by the most in 6 months

Data for April was revised up to show sales rising 0.4 percent instead of the previously reported 0.2 percent gain. Retail sales in May increased 5.9 percent from a year ago. They were previously repo...

de · Finanças
Russian Federation crush sorry Saudi Arabia 5-0 in World Cup opener

Russian Federation crush sorry Saudi Arabia 5-0 in World Cup opener

Aleksandr Golovin's stoppage time free-kick to make it 5-0 was the icing on the cake for the Russians. To date Japan and South Korea's joint-hosting of the 2002 finals has been the only occasion i...

de · Finanças
Musk's Boring Company to build high-speed system in Chicago

Musk's Boring Company to build high-speed system in Chicago

The Boring Company and the city of Chicago will begin negotiations to develop the company's Loop transit system, which could transport passengers between downtown Chicago and O'Hare International Ai...

de · Finanças
BA Gatwick Airport pilot jailed for being over the alcohol limit

BA Gatwick Airport pilot jailed for being over the alcohol limit

The safety, if not the lives, indeed, of passengers and crew members are in the hands of the pilot", she added. During sentencing Judge Janet Waddicor said airline passengers are "entitled to feel t...

de · Finanças
Tesla to Offer First ‘Full Self-Driving Features’ in August

Tesla to Offer First ‘Full Self-Driving Features’ in August

Musk has aspirations to place these boosters all around the auto, not just on the rear of the vehicle for thrust. Elon Musk made a surprise unveiling back in November 2017 when he presented the ne...

de · Finanças
Ryanair to open new base at London Southend airport

Ryanair to open new base at London Southend airport

Ryanair said that its new services from Southend will add an expected one million passengers a year at the airport. But Ryanair chief commercial officer David O'Brien insisted the company was still ...

de · Finanças
Federal Reserve hikes key interest rate for second time in 2018

Federal Reserve hikes key interest rate for second time in 2018

This hike, which was widely expected , is the Fed's second of 2018, and the central bank signalled it is likely to do two more increases by the end of this year . In the longer run, it maintained ...

de · Finanças

Italy Summons French Ambassador in Row Over Migrant Ship

A day after French President Emmanuel Macron said Rome had acted with "cynicism and irresponsibility" by closing its ports to a migrant ship, Italy's economy minister canceled a Paris meeting with h...

de · Finanças
Bitcoin Price was Manipulated by Tether, Researchers Claim

Bitcoin Price was Manipulated by Tether, Researchers Claim

The algorithms the two developed were able to "cluster groups of related bitcoin wallets", according to the study . "Tether seems to be used both to stabilize and manipulate Bitcoin prices ", ac...

de · Finanças
Uber is working on AI to identify drunk passengers

Uber is working on AI to identify drunk passengers

For example, if you ordered an Uber in an area with lots of bars in the early hours of the morning, this suggests that you could be more likely to be drunk. By knowing this information, a driver may b...

de · Finanças
Fed Raises Interest Rates, Signals Faster Hikes on the Way

Fed Raises Interest Rates, Signals Faster Hikes on the Way

That implies four total rate increases this year . Fed Chairman Jerome Powell will hold a press conference at the conclusion of the two-day June meeting. Unemployment is already at 3.8 percent, the...

de · Finanças
Trump declares North Korea 'no longer a nuclear threat'

Trump declares North Korea 'no longer a nuclear threat'

The argument also allows Trump's political allies and supporters in conservative media to claim ahead of the midterm elections that the President has engineered a triumph overseas that was beyond all ...

de · Finanças
'Special place in hell': Trump aides slam Trudeau over G7 remarks

'Special place in hell': Trump aides slam Trudeau over G7 remarks

Trudeau was doing, in a rather gentle way, was articulating the position of his government, which would be the position of any Canadian government in these circumstances", he said , adding that the c...

de · Finanças
NY suspends Uber driver’s license for booting kissing women

NY suspends Uber driver’s license for booting kissing women

The driver says: "It's illegal". One of the outraged women then questions the driver, saying, "What are you f***ing talking about?" "We understand that someone would feel uncomfortable if people w...

de · Finanças
Toyota investing $1 billion in ride-hailing company Grab

Toyota investing $1 billion in ride-hailing company Grab

The automaker on Wednesday said by deepening the partnership, it hoped to achieve connectivity for Grab's rental auto fleet across Southeast Asia and offer financing, insurance and maintenance servi...

de · Finanças

Italian Finance Minister Giovanni Tria commits to euro, aims to cut debt

Tria, a little-known economics professor who is not affiliated to any party, said the coalition was committed to remaining within the single currency. It also needs to find an estimated 12.5 billion e...

de · Finanças

Oil Prices Inch Lower After API Reports Crude Draw, Gasoline Build

Trump's latest tweet comes ahead of a gathering of OPEC members on June 22. But the Paris-based IEA, echoing statements from oil producers as well as analyst comment in recent weeks, said there ma...

de · Finanças
Dixons Says Almost 6 Million Cards Targeted in Cyberattack

Dixons Says Almost 6 Million Cards Targeted in Cyberattack

Dixons Carphone said that "unauthorised access" of data held by the company had prompted an investigation, the hiring of external security experts and efforts to shore up its security defences. Again...

de · Finanças
Acacia says ZTE business to remain suspended until ban lifted

Acacia says ZTE business to remain suspended until ban lifted

Under the agreement, the Chinese company will have to pay a fine of $1 billion, set aside another $400 million, completely overhaul its senior management and bring on board an American monitoring team...

de · Finanças
Mercedes-Benz recalls 774,000 European vehicles for emissions defeat devices

Mercedes-Benz recalls 774,000 European vehicles for emissions defeat devices

While the KBA can only request the recall of cars within German borders, the transport ministry said: "The government will order 238,000 Daimler vehicles to be immediately recalled Germany wide beca...

de · Finanças
Trump takes more swipes at Canada after arrival in Singapore

Trump takes more swipes at Canada after arrival in Singapore

Trump's latest twitter tirade came after he arrived in Singapore for his summit with North Korea's Kim Jong-un. He said Mr Trudeau was "very dishonest and weak" and "acts hurt when called out"....

de · Finanças
Time Warner Stock Jumps, AT&T Falls After Ruling Clears Path to Merger

Time Warner Stock Jumps, AT&T Falls After Ruling Clears Path to Merger

The merger was approved without any conditions, a stunning rebuke of the government's case. Disney has a deal to buy the bulk of Fox , but Comcast is now expected to make a counterbid, especially w...

de · Finanças
Seattle may pull ‘head tax’ after Amazon, Starbucks cry foul

Seattle may pull ‘head tax’ after Amazon, Starbucks cry foul

He expects a vote during the meeting. Prior to the announcement, "head tax" opponents, including local business leaders, were scheduled to submit a petition calling for a referendum on the measure o...

de · Finanças
Trump says he will halt Korea war games

Trump says he will halt Korea war games

It's going to start very quickly. Despite the USA president's enthusiasm, the agreement signed by Trump and Kim contains no specific example of how the two sides will achieve the stated aim of "...

de · Finanças

Michael Reagan: Peter Navarro Should Apologize to Justin Trudeau

Now with Trump piling in with his own attempt to humiliate the Canadian leader, the Globe and Mail newspaper said the United States leader's comments "couldn't have been better measured to raise Canad...

de · Finanças
Tesla lays off roughly nine percent of workforce

Tesla lays off roughly nine percent of workforce

It's not clear which departments will be most affected. Tesla is reportedly planning to lay off approximately 4,100 of its 46,000 employees to cut costs. Last month, Tesla CEO Elon Musk announ...

de · Finanças