Global Markets: Stocks, yuan fall as Sino-U.S. trade talks deadlocked; investors await China retaliation

U.S. stock futures and Asian shares fell on Monday on growing anxiety over whether the United States and China will be able to salvage a trade deal, after Washington sharply hiked tariffs and Beijing vowed to retaliate.
Tags: Money, Washington, China, Beijing, businessNews, United States

Amazon's shocking secret exposed: Millions of dollars of new products destroyed

By Jonathan Bucks, Mail on Sunday Amazon destroys millions of brand-new items including televisions, books and nappies it cannot sell, an investigation has revealed.Truck-loads of goods, many still in their packaging, are dumped... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Amazon, Business, Jonathan Bucks Mail on Sunday Amazon

Saudi energy minister says two Saudi oil tankers attacked near UAE waters

Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said on Monday that two Saudi oil tankers were targeted on Sunday in "a sabotage attack" off the coast of Fujairah, part of the United Arab Emirates, threatening the security of global oil supplies.
Tags: Money, Saudi Arabia, businessNews, United Arab Emirates, Uae, Khalid al Falih

The Latest: Saudi says 2 oil tankers damaged by sabotage

The Latest on alleged sabotage of ships off the coast of the United Arab Emirates (all times local): 7:30 a.m.
Tags: Finance, Article, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Associated Press, FBN, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, Fox-business/industries/energy, Fox-business/features, 4badc7d0-bebe-5a1d-acd4-3e3c9a11d8d5

Shane Jones: Provincial Growth Fund gets more attention because of my big mouth

Regional Development Minister Shane Jones said his own "megaphone" advocacy of the Government's $3 billion Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) had encouraged greater scrutiny of the fund.He referred to it as a "political mission".Jones... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Jones, Shane Jones

beIN Sports issues refunds to Kiwis after EPL coverage crashes on crucial final day

beIN Sports is in the process of contacting its New Zealand customers - including this writer - to apologise and issue refunds after its stream fell over on the most important day of the English Premier League season.Subscribers... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Epl, New Zealand, Kiwis

China, Singapore renew bilateral currency swap agreement

China and Singapore have renewed a bilateral currency swap agreement worth 300 billion yuan ($43.98 billion) for three years, the central banks of the two countries said on Monday.
Tags: Money, China, Singapore, businessNews, China Singapore

UAE's Utico submits binding offer to invest in Singapore's Hyflux: CEO

Utico FZC has submitted a binding offer to invest S$400 million ($294 million) in Singapore's indebted water treatment firm Hyflux Ltd, the chief executive of the United Arab Emirates-based utility said on Sunday.
Tags: Money, Singapore, businessNews, United Arab Emirates, Uae, Hyflux Ltd, Utico, Utico FZC

Australia's export billions go missing, statisticians suspected

Australia's export earnings are booming as resource prices surge but a statistical quirk means tens of billions of dollars go missing from main measures of growth, making the economy seem weaker than it actually is.
Tags: Money, Australia, businessNews

Gold firms as U.S.-China trade impasse fuels safe-haven demand

Gold prices steadied on Monday as trade talks between the United States and China hit a wall, raising doubts over whether the two countries would be able to reach a deal, thereby boosting demand for safe-haven assets.
Tags: Money, China, businessNews, United States

China's iron, steel mix as trade tension ratchets up

China's iron and steel futures mixed on Monday as investors continued to fret about slowing economic growth amid escalated trade tension between Washington and Beijing.
Tags: Money, Washington, China, businessNews

MISTRAS Group Inc (MG) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript

MG earnings call for the period ending March 31, 2019.
Tags: Finance, Article, FBN, Mistras Group Inc, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, F8520f0b-b99c-5889-bb92-b3d34b2c3410

Oil prices mixed amid U.S.-China trade impasse

Oil futures were mixed on Monday, with U.S. crude edging lower, as investors and traders fretted over global economic growth prospects amid a standoff in Sino-U.S. trade talks.
Tags: Money, China, businessNews

South Korea's latest big export: Jobless college graduates

Cho Min-kyong boasts an engineering degree from one of South Korea's top universities, a school design award and a near-perfect score in her English proficiency test.
Tags: South Korea, Money, businessNews

Gartner Inc (IT) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript

IT earnings call for the period ending March 31, 2019.
Tags: Finance, Article, FBN, Gartner Inc, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, Aa38c2d0-9104-582f-8441-ae3b55bde1bf

Saudi Arabia says 2 oil tankers damaged by sabotage attacks

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia said Monday two of its oil tankers were sabotaged off the coast of the United Arab Emirates in attacks that caused “significant damage” to the vessels, one of them as it was en route to pick up Saudi oil to take to the U.S. Khalid al-Falih’s comments […]
Tags: Business, News, Saudi Arabia, Ap, Nation, United Arab Emirates, DUBAI United Arab Emirates, Khalid al Falih

US issues new warning to ships after ‘sabotage’ off UAE

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The U.S. has issued a new alert to maritime traffic over alleged “acts of sabotage” of ships off the coast of the United Arab Emirates amid heightened regional tensions between American and Iran. The U.S. Maritime Administration, which stressing the incidents had not been confirmed, warned shippers early Monday […]
Tags: Business, News, US, Iran, Ap, Nation, United Arab Emirates, DUBAI United Arab Emirates, U S Maritime Administration

Pakistan reaches accord with IMF on $6 billion bailout

Pakistan has reached an accord with the International Monetary Fund over a three-year, $6 billion bailout package aimed at shoring up fragile public finances and strengthening the slowing economy, officials said on Sunday.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Pakistan, International Monetary Fund, Imf

Restaurant owner ordered to pay $5000 for compliance failings

An Auckland restaurant owner has been ordered to pay $5000 by the Employment Relations Authority (ERA) for failing to comply with Labour Inspectorate instructions.The instructions relate to records keeping and staff public holiday... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Auckland, Labour Inspectorate, Employment Relations Authority ERA

Trump's China trade stance has political risks as he seeks re-election

When he ran for president in 2016, Donald Trump delighted crowds with his harsh rhetoric on China. As he runs for re-election in 2020, he is likely to keep talking tough, but the reception - at least in some key states - may not be as euphoric.
Tags: Money, China, businessNews, Donald Trump, Trump

China defiant toward U.S. on trade, Kudlow urges strong enforcement steps

The United States and China appeared at a deadlock over trade negotiations on Sunday as Washington demanded promises of concrete changes to Chinese law and Beijing said it would not swallow any "bitter fruit" that harmed its interests.
Tags: Money, Washington, China, Beijing, businessNews, United States, Kudlow

Global Markets: Stocks, yuan fall as U.S.-China seen deadlocked in trade talks

U.S. stock futures fell and Asian shares slipped on Monday on growing uncertainty over whether the United States and China will be able to reach a deal to end their escalating trade war.
Tags: Money, China, businessNews, United States

Pixel 3, Pixel 3a slowdowns reportedly caused by Google’s Digital Wellbeing

Some Pixel 3 and Pixel 3a owners have reportedly solved the slowdown issues on their devices by deactivating Google's Digital Wellbeing. However, it remains unconfirmed if the feature is indeed negatively affecting the smartphones. The post Pixel 3, Pixel 3a slowdowns reportedly caused by Google’s Digital Wellbeing appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Android, Mobile, News, Trends, Pixel, Pixel 3, Digital Wellbeing, Pixel 3a

5 Most Lucrative Work from Home Jobs

In a 2017 report , it was revealed that 5.2% of Americans now work from home. The United States census confirms that eight million people now work this way in comparison to the 5% who worked from home in 2016 and the 3.3% who worked from home in 2000. Internet connectivity, technology and a growing call for better work hours and setups are helping this number to rise. As more employees work from home as a way to make themselves more productive and spend more time with their families, analy...
Tags: Apple, Facebook, Business, Marketing, US, United States, Customer, MacBook Air, Newvoicemedia, Slack Skype, Customer Support Data

4 Tips to Grow your Business by Increasing App Downloads

Small businesses, brands, startups and established companies — nearly everyone in the global business landscape is trying to ride the mobile tide for business growth. According to Statista, the will pass 258 billion by the end of 2022. It was just 178 billion in 2017. In an ecosystem where everyone is hooked to their mobile phones, a lot of growth opportunities have surfaced for your business. Having a mobile app is pertinent if a business wants to grow in modern times. Customer acquisition, ...
Tags: Google, Google Play Store, Business, Mobile Marketing, Mobile Apps, Aso, Ama, Statista, App Store Optimization, Rajat Chauhan, App Optimization, Rajat, App Store Optimization ASO, Total Number of Mobile Apps Before, App Store Optimization App Store Optimization ASO

Landcorp advises hefty drop in forecast earnings

New Zealand's biggest farmer, state-owned enterprise Landcorp has announced a $10 million reduction in its forecast earnings for the 2019 financial year.A notice on Treasury's website says Landcorp now expects full-year earnings... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, New Zealand, Treasury, Landcorp

Sign that Infratil-Vodafone deal could be close as Gerry quits Spark board

Alison Gerry has quite Spark's board with immediate effect, citing a "perceived conflict of interest" issues.Gerry is also a director Infratil, which disclosed on Friday that it is in early-stage or at least "ongoing and incomplete"... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Infratil, Gerry, Alison Gerry, Infratil Vodafone

Sweet-tooth pain as ice cream and chocolate prices hit records in April

Price rises hit the sweet tooth in April, with chocolate and ice cream costs rising to record highs. The average price for a 2-litre tub of ice cream reached a record $6.36 in April versus $5.54 a year earlier. Overall, New Zealand... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, New Zealand

How To Stay Safe In The Workplace

When it comes to working in an office, one of the most important things you can do is ensure that both you and your colleagues are safe at all times. While it may not be the first thing on your mind when you get to work each day, there are lots of little things you need to ensure you’re doing to keep yourself (and others) safe.
Tags: Jobs, Career Advice

show more filters
March - 2019
April - 2019
May - 2019