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FxWirePro: Saudi corruption crackdown yields $107 billion FxWirePro: Saudi corruption crackdown yields $107 billion
- January 31, 2018

Saudi Arabia's stock market celebrated the release of some of the kingdom's top businessmen from detention on Sunday but the after-effects of a purge of the business elite may last for years, deterring private investment. Transparency International's Corruption Perceptions Index, which is based on a global survey asking citizens about their direct experience of graft, rates Saudi Arabia similarly to China and India, with a score of 46 out of a possible 100 points. (more...)
Todd Ricketts to Replace Steve Wynn as RNC Finance Chair Todd Ricketts to Replace Steve Wynn as RNC Finance Chair
- January 31, 2018

The RNC will hold its Winter Meeting Jan. 31 through February 3 in Washington, the first big GOP gathering since Wynn was hit with the sexual misconduct accusations . Some Republicans in Congress have already announced they are donating contributions they received from Wynn to charity. Trump gave a hat-tip to the Cubs 2016 World Series win when he said in a November 30 statement that Ricketts "is an immensely successful businessman with unparalleled knowledge of the finance industry". (more...)
Qatar Airways launches flights to Pattaya, new Thai destination Qatar Airways launches flights to Pattaya, new Thai destination
- January 31, 2018

The Qatari government has committed that state-owned Qatar Airways will release an audited financial statement within a year and will be more transparent regarding transactions, particularly transactions with other Qatar-owned entities. Open Skies agreements, which will continue American aviation leadership and economic growth", said Andrea Christianson, a spokesperson for the group that includes JetBlue and Hawaiian airlines, and cargo carriers FedEx and Atlas. (more...)
A Fresh Look At United States Steel Corp. (NYSE:X)
- January 31, 2018

United States Steel (NYSE:X) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October 31st. Currently, United States Steel Corp . A number of research firms recently weighed in on X. The company's Average Revenue Estimate for the current quarter is $3.16 Billion, while Low and High Revenue Estimates are $3.02 Billion and $3.27 Billion respectively. (more...)
Kenya Declares Opposition 'Criminal Group' After Symbolic Swearing-In Gathering Kenya Declares Opposition 'Criminal Group' After Symbolic Swearing-In Gathering
- January 31, 2018

Security forces made no move to stop the ceremony, which authorities had said would be illegal, but the government later declared the opposition "National Resistance Movement" a criminal group, paving the way for potential arrests. The highly publicised swearing-in of Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka was delayed Tuesday after the former VP told reporters outside his home that they were, "still in consultation". (more...)
Grassley hopes for focus on farmers in State of the Union Grassley hopes for focus on farmers in State of the Union
- January 31, 2018

Among the wins Trump is set to highlight is the economy . Instead, they say, it will be "optimistic", though officials caution that the ultimate delivery of the speech - and whether it follows the script that will scroll through the teleprompter - is ultimately up to Trump. (more...)
Bellwether Investment Group LLC Takes Position in Continental Resources, Inc. (CLR)
- January 31, 2018

KLR Group downgraded Continental Resources from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $61.00 price target for the company.in a research note on Tuesday, January 23rd. As per Tuesday, January 9, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, July 19 by Jefferies. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, November 6 by RBC Capital Markets. (more...)
Emotional Support Peacock Not Allowed to Fly on United Emotional Support Peacock Not Allowed to Fly on United
- January 31, 2018

A woman who tried to board a United flight from Newark, N.J., recently was turned away after showing up at the airport with her emotional support peacock in tow, reported Live and Let Fly. United told Fox News they are reviewing their support animal policy. Delta said the number of "animal-related incidents" have increased by 84 percent since 2016, including defecation, urination, biting and attacks on people. (more...)
Bon Iver isn't happy with Bruno Mars' Grammy Wins Bon Iver isn't happy with Bruno Mars' Grammy Wins
- January 30, 2018

In 2012, he took home the awards for Best New Artist and Best Alternative Music Album for his self-titled Bon Iver , and was nominated for others that year and in 2017. Vernon asked "What is WINNING?" and answered his own question with "S--ty Coach language". The Kiwi singer was the only nominee for album of the year not to be offered a solo performing slot at Monday's award ceremony in NY. (more...)
Forterra (FORT) Receives "Buy" Rating from Deutsche Bank
- January 30, 2018

The stock of Diageo plc (LON:DGE) earned "Overweight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, May 10. Finally, Numis Securities reiterated an "add" rating and issued a GBX 335 ($4.70) price objective on shares of Forterra in a research note on Wednesday, November 22nd. (more...)
Angered By Trump, Palestinian Protesters Target US Business Delegation Angered By Trump, Palestinian Protesters Target US Business Delegation
- January 30, 2018

Samir Hazboun, head of the Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce, said they had been holding a training session for local businesspeople about digital commerce with an American expert and a delegation from the United States consulate in Jerusalem. Late Tuesday, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' office condemned the attack on the American diplomats, saying "such practices contradict the values and morals of our people". (more...)
Andrew Luck Close To Throwing, On Track for Return in 2018 Andrew Luck Close To Throwing, On Track for Return in 2018
- January 31, 2018

The team finished the season 4-12 and has the third overall pick in the NFL Draft. After months of rehab, Luck practiced with the team in October. Soon after going on IR, it was announced that Luck would travel to the Netherlands for additional treatment on his shoulder. (more...)
Divided nation to hear State of the Union according to Trump Divided nation to hear State of the Union according to Trump
- January 30, 2018

Other lawmakers plan to bring guests in a bid to highlight issues that matter most to them. Mr Trump will take credit for dumping the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal and the Paris Agreement; defeating the Islamic State in its former territory; getting tough with North Korea; and recognising Jerusalem as capital of Israel. (more...)
GOP lawmaker asks Capitol Police to arrest undocumented immigrants at SOTU GOP lawmaker asks Capitol Police to arrest undocumented immigrants at SOTU
- January 31, 2018

The Republican congressman wrote in a statement that he'd already contacted the U.S. Capitol police as well as Attorney General Jeff Sessions, asking them to check the IDs of anyone who attends the State of the Union. It is unclear whether Gosar's warning was directed at the Dreamers, who are registered with the government. The USCP has not indicated it will follow through on Gosar's request. (more...)
In the U.S. the shooting occurred at the vehicle wash: many dead In the U.S. the shooting occurred at the vehicle wash: many dead
- January 30, 2018

The suspect in a weekend shooting that killed four people at a Fayette County auto wash was pronounced dead Sunday evening, authorities confirmed Tuesday. Cell phone records will help investigators in that respect, as well as with nailing down the shooter's motive, he said. Cline's 21-year-old half sibling Seth Cline and Courtney Snyder, 23, were also killed by the rampaging former lover. (more...)
Finsbury Park Attack Suspect Darren Osborne Denies Driving Van - Blames 'Dave' Finsbury Park Attack Suspect Darren Osborne Denies Driving Van - Blames 'Dave'
- January 30, 2018

Ms Wilding said: "Do you know Dave's other name?" "That was our intended target", Osborne said. He said the pair had met at a pub in Treforest, South Wales, in early April or March past year, while he also met a man called Terry Jones, and that the trio discussed their political views. (more...)
Analyst Stance On Two Stocks: EQT Corporation (EQT), Impax Laboratories, Inc. (IPXL)
- January 30, 2018

The stock decreased 0.78% or $0.73 during the last trading session, reaching $93.19. About 754,380 shares traded. Impax Laboratories , Inc. (NASDAQ: IPXL ) has declined 49.01% since January 30, 2017 and is downtrending. James Invest Rech Inc has invested 0.07% in Teradyne, Inc. Oppenheimer Asset Management reported 6,606 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. The shares of Apple Inc. (more...)
Panama JIT head to be NAB's witness in reference against Ishaq Dar Panama JIT head to be NAB's witness in reference against Ishaq Dar
- January 30, 2018

He further informed that he had secured three copies each of the 10 volumes of the JIT report. "New references proved that previous ones were incomplete". Another witness, Inam-ur-Rehman, could not record his statement due to ill health. The Pakistan Supreme Court had, on July 28, disqualified Sharif from holding the office of the prime minister and asked the National Accountability Bureau to file references against the Sharif family in connection with corruption cases against them. (more...)
Second girl is arrested in Iran for hijab protest Second girl is arrested in Iran for hijab protest
- January 30, 2018

A growing number of women, predominantly in Tehran , have begun refusing to wear a hijab while driving, arguing that a vehicle is a private space where they can dress more freely. President Hassan Rouhani, who came to power in 2013 promising a more moderate stance, has previously said it is not the job of police to enforce religious rules such as those forcing women to cover their hair. (more...)
Starr: Mueller should investigate whether Trump lied Starr: Mueller should investigate whether Trump lied
- January 30, 2018

Separately, transcripts of interviews held behind closed doors in congressional investigations into Russian meddling could soon become public. - More than 20 White House employees have given interviews to the special counsel in his probe of possible obstruction of justice and Trump campaign ties to Russian election interference, according to a document released Thursday that underscores the breadth of the investigation. (more...)

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