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Backstory: Uncovering Iran's sanctions-busting sale of fuel oil on the high seas

It was a quiet day in January, and many oil traders were still on holiday, when two sources in the industry called to alert me to something unusual - a supertanker that had gone off radar for two weeks appeared off the coast of the United Arab Emirates and was pumping out fuel oil to two smaller vessels.
Tags: Money, Iran, businessNews, United Arab Emirates


Paychex (PAYX) Q3 2019 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

PAYX earnings call for the period ending February 28, 2019.
Tags: Finance, Article, FBN, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, PAYX, Acb3a812-5897-584d-86db-c3cf12f9063e


'$41m farce': What a 14-year divorce looks like

It was Australia's longest, messiest and most expensive divorce.The 14-year saga involved more than 700 documents, a "vast number" of hearings, 61 separate judgments, 16 law firms and more than A$40 million ($41.7m) in legal fees.But... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Australia


Duncan Bridgeman: Abano drills into uncomfortable territory with dental backtrack

COMMENT: Abano Healthcare's admission this week that its Australian acquisition strategy has essentially been a failure is a major blow for shareholders and raises tough questions over past statements made by the company's board.News... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Abano Healthcare, Duncan Bridgeman


Epson uses F1 to showcase cutting edge products breaking through into mainstream

Epson, one of the technology companies supporting Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One team, used the Melbourne Grand Prix to showcase several cutting-edge technologies that are breaking into the mainstream.Chief among them were its... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Melbourne, Epson, Mercedes AMG Petronas


Nissan panel says facts point to legal violations by ousted chairman Ghosn

An external committee reviewing governance at Nissan Motor Co said on Wednesday there were enough facts to suspect violations of laws and the private use of company funds by ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Nissan, Ghosn, Nissan Motor Co


Honda, Hino to join SoftBank, Toyota's self-driving car service venture

Honda Motor Co and Japanese truck maker Hino Motors Ltd will join a joint venture of SoftBank Group Corp and Toyota Motor Corp that aims to develop self-driving car services, the venture said on Thursday.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Honda Motor Co, SoftBank Group Corp, Toyota Motor Corp, Hino Motors Ltd, Softbank Toyota, Honda Hino


Apple AirPods (2nd Gen) hands-on review

Apple’s updated AirPods arrived last week with little fanfare and packing only minimal improvements. The question is: Do Apple’s latest wireless buds offer enough improvements to keep up with the growing crowd of competitors? The post Apple AirPods (2nd Gen) hands-on review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Trends, Wireless Headphones, Home Theater, Earbuds, AirPods


The Reverie Story: Introducing UnPluggd Speaker, Arvind Pani

Bootstrapped for the first 5 years, focused on a category which wasn’t at all a hot category (nobody cared about local language space till Jio made it happen), Reverie is one of the those startups which stayed out of the funding rat race and instead, built a sustainable business over the last few years. ‘You can’t build a desi B2B tech business in India’ – is the gospel doled out by most VCs and startup gurus. Reverie proved this wrong – the company built unique tech, patiently kept ‘at-it’ for ...
Tags: Business, India, Jio, JP Nagar BangaloreAgenda, UnPluggd Conf: April 12 and 13th (BLR, Arvind Pani


HK heralds online banking era with StanChart JV, two others as new entrants

Hong Kong has issued online-only banking licences to three groups, including joint ventures (JVs) of Standard Chartered and BOC Hong Kong, in what could be the biggest shake-up in years in the city's retail banking sector dominated by old-guard lenders.
Tags: Hong Kong, Money, businessNews, Standard Chartered, HK, BOC, StanChart JV


Global Markets: Bond yields spiral lower, take stocks along for the ride

Asian share markets were painted red on Thursday as recession concerns sent bond yields spiralling lower across the globe, overwhelming central bank efforts to calm frayed nerves.
Tags: Money, businessNews


How BMW Will Offset a Profit Decline in 2019

Big spending on future tech is putting pressure on BMW's margins. Here's how they will improve.
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Market Watch: Lower interest rates - should we cheer or jeer?

COMMENT: With New Zealand's Reserve Bank following the US Federal Reserve in stepping back from a path of rate hikes there are good reasons for stock market investors to cheer. Interest rates look like being lower for longer and... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, New Zealand, Us Federal Reserve, Reserve Bank


3 Important Takeaways From Nike's Third Quarter

New shoe releases and digital sales fueled a strong quarter, and the powerhouse sneaker brand has a lot more left in the tank.
Tags: Finance, Nike, Article, FBN, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, 6bed42ac-e774-5bd4-8318-1302f0b3134c


This High-Yield Stock Gets Inventive to Fund High-Octane Growth

The midstream company secures the financing it needs to participate in an important pipeline project.
Tags: Finance, Article, FBN, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, 69560a4e-eeb5-52dd-8216-c5d6fc2c6ffe


Why Ford Just Overhauled Its Big Trucks

Hint: Electric vehicles are involved -- but not in the way you think.
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Boeing back-flip: Company now 'humbled' by 737 Max crisis

In the weeks after a Boeing jetliner crashed into the Java Sea near Indonesia last year, killing all 189 people on board, the manufacturer defended the plane's safety features and publicly resisted calls to make changes to its system... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Indonesia, Boeing, Java Sea


How to use PS4 Remote Play on your iPhone

Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, tricks, guides, and advice on how to get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Sony recently brought the Remote Play feature to iOS, moving one of the greatest features from the now-defunct PS Vita and PSP to, as Oprah said, “A billion pockets, y’all. A billion pockets.” But, in spite of the fact the service has also been available on most other devices for a while, the legion of iPhone bearers will be trying it for the first time. So h...
Tags: Startups, Gaming, Sony, Oprah, PS Vita, Basics, PSP


Why Apple founder Steve Jobs may be turning in his grave

COMMENT: As Oprah Winfrey bounded on to the stage of the Steve Jobs Theatre in Cupertino, Apple's late founder may have turned in his grave.With all the Hollywood razzmatazz that a company with US$245 billion ($360b) of cash in... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Apple, Business, Hollywood, Steve Jobs, US, Oprah Winfrey, Cupertino Apple


Dairy firm China Mengniu's 2018 profit jumps 49 percent on stronger sales

China Mengniu Dairy Co Ltd's 2018 net profit jumped 49 percent, boosted by stronger sales on an improved product mix and stable raw milk prices.
Tags: Money, businessNews, China Mengniu, China Mengniu Dairy Co Ltd


Oil extends losses into second session as U.S. stocks rise

Oil prices fell on Thursday, extending losses into a second straight session, after widely watched data showed a surprising increase in U.S. stocks.
Tags: Money, businessNews


Rela, a Chinese lesbian dating app, exposed 5 million user profiles

Rela (热拉), a popular dating app for gay and queer women, has exposed millions of user profiles and private data because a server wasn’t protected with a password. Rela disappeared from app stores in May 2017 after it was reportedly shut down by Chinese regulators, though the government never confirmed it took action. But the app returned a year later, according to its app store listing, on a different cloud provider. LGBTQ+ rights in China remain highly limited, even though it was decriminalized...
Tags: Security, Startups, Apps, China, Software, Itunes, United States, Silicon Valley, App-store, Mobile Software, Victor Gevers, Zank, GDI Foundation, Gevers, Boomoji


Watchdog warns Slingshot over 'misleading' discount internet offer

Internet provider Slingshot has been warned by a consumer watchdog over a "misleading" ad campaign that promised a 10% discount for bundling broadband and electricity services.The Commerce Commission says the promotion was likely... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Slingshot, Commerce Commission


How to Get a Personal Loan

Do you know how to get a personal loan? Find out here about the steps you need to take to secure the financing you need.
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Five Below, Inc (FIVE) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

FIVE earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018.
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EPA: No toxic releases at Superfund sites in flooded Midwest

Flooding in the Midwest temporarily cut off a Superfund site in Nebraska that stores radioactive waste and explosives, inundated another one storing toxic chemical waste in Missouri, and limited access to others, federal regulators said Wednesday.
Tags: Finance, Article, Missouri, Nebraska, Associated Press, Epa, Midwest, FBN, Grant Schulte, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, Fox-business/economic-indicators, Fb8eb10e-04bd-545b-8303-b34c98a7cc23


Bond yields spiral lower amid global growth gloom

Asian share markets were painted red on Thursday as recession concerns sent bond yields spiralling lower across the globe, overshadowing central bank attempts to calm frayed nerves.
Tags: Money, businessNews


Nissan CEO says he has not heard about possible bid for FCA

Nissan Motor Co CEO Hiroto Saikawa said on Thursday he was not aware of discussions about the possibility that its French partner Renault SA was considering a bid for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Fca, Nissan, Fiat Chrysler, Renault SA, Nissan Motor Co, Hiroto Saikawa


New Jersey jury finds J&J not liable in talc cancer trial; company settles 3 other cases

A New Jersey jury on Wednesday cleared Johnson & Johnson of liability in a lawsuit brought by a man who said that asbestos in the company's talcum powder products caused his mesothelioma.
Tags: Money, businessNews, New Jersey, Johnson Johnson


Fail More

EVERYTHING YOU DO involves risk. The only questions are what and how much. Poor choices lead you into failure, and good choices take you out of failure. “Success and failure both leave room for improvement. Inside every success, there are remnants of failure, and in every failure, there are pockets of success” writes Bill Wooditch in Fail More. He wrote the book not to encourage irresponsibility or to give license to “intentionally flunk life one mistake at a time,” but rather to continually...
Tags: Facebook, Leadership, Instagram, Personal Development, David Neeleman, Bill Wooditch, Wooditch, Jack Ma Mark Cuban Steve Harvey Sara Blakely



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