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Australians warned to cut up strawberries after people report finding needles inside
- September 16, 2018

Queensland Police are now heading an investigation aimed at tracking down the source of the needles. A Queensland man posted this photo of a strawberry with a needle in it after reporting his friend swallowed one. Police have confirmed a fourth case of strawberry contamination in NSW after a Coles customer found pins in three pieces of fruit from a Coles supermarket in Engadine in Sydney's South. (more...)
Erdogan Blames US for 'Heinous Economic Attack' on Turkey Erdogan Blames US for 'Heinous Economic Attack' on Turkey
- September 16, 2018

Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) at the end of the day's trading in Manhattan, New York, U.S., August 27, 2018. The currency has plunged in recent months and even after Thursday's rise was down nearly 39% against the dollar this year. (more...)
US companies in China say tariffs are hurting US companies in China say tariffs are hurting
- September 15, 2018

But announcement of the new round of tariffs has been delayed as the administration considers revisions based on concerns raised in public comments, the people said. companies about delays and challenges getting licensing approvals in China. US President Donald Trump has instructed staff to move forward with the next round of tariffs on Chinese goods, US media have reported. (more...)
Amazon CEO says 'HQ2' decision will be announced before end of year Amazon CEO says 'HQ2' decision will be announced before end of year
- September 14, 2018

Jeff Bezos , the founder and CEO of Amazon , just made a long-awaited announcement about what philanthropic causes would benefit from his enormous fortune - which has doubled in one year and is now estimated at more than $160 billion. Bezos said it was unsurprising and even normal to face questions when a company like Amazon becomes so big. These terms of endearment are all things Trump has said about the news media, most of which came out via his Twitter account. (more...)
Carney to remain in his role until January 2020 Carney to remain in his role until January 2020
- September 14, 2018

To view the full article, register now. He was set to step down in June 2019. He says: "Accordingly, I am willing to do whatever I can in order to promote both a successful Brexit and an effective transition at the BoE". Labour MP Virendra Sharma, a champion of the anti-Brexit campaign group Better for Britain, said Carney's willingness to stay through the turbulence "shows the problems that the government are having on Brexit". (more...)
US invites China to trade talks as tariffs loom US invites China to trade talks as tariffs loom
- September 14, 2018

Details on the potential talks were thin, but Larry Kudlow, White House economic advisor, said the prospect of talks was a positive development. China's foreign ministry on Thursday said it welcomed the invitation from the United States side, led by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin , for renewed dialogue on trade after low-level talks in Washington last month fizzled without results. (more...)
More hints of United States trade détente with Canada, EU More hints of United States trade détente with Canada, EU
- September 14, 2018

But a leader of this country's main milk-producing lobby group said Monday his industry has given enough in previous trade deals and will not tolerate more concessions. "There is not going to be a deal - period - unless there is a compromise in that area because that is what he campaigned on and it's stuck to him and he's stuck with it", Mulroney said. (more...)
Turkey rules property sales, rental agreements must be in lira Turkey rules property sales, rental agreements must be in lira
- September 14, 2018

There had been indications from the bank that it would raise rates after inflation came in at almost 18 percent in August. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has appointed himself chairman of Turkey's multi-billion-dollar sovereign wealth fund , according to a decision published Wednesday in the Official Gazette. (more...)
Aussie gold mine produces rare find worth over 10 million US dollars Aussie gold mine produces rare find worth over 10 million US dollars
- September 13, 2018

Mark Selby , President and CEO of RNC, says recovering 9250 ounces of high grade coarse gold from a single cut, including specimens which could rank among the largest ever discovered, underlines the importance of the discovery. RNC said the alternatives continue to include a potential sale, but the company is no longer in exclusive discussions with a preferred bidder. Never in my life have I ever seen anything like this. (more...)
Russia's Vladimir Putin late again to summit with Shinzo Abe Russia's Vladimir Putin late again to summit with Shinzo Abe
- September 13, 2018

Russian President Vladimir Putin turned to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on a conference stage on Wednesday and offered to sign a peace deal to end a decades-old territorial dispute by the end of the year. Relations between China and Japan soured in 2012 over a territorial dispute over several tiny islands in the East China Sea. "Japan and Russian Federation - both President Putin and myself - share the same position and determination to solve our territorial disputes", he said. (more...)
Petrol, diesel prices scale new highs on rupee woes Petrol, diesel prices scale new highs on rupee woes
- September 12, 2018

Thanks to the fall in the dollar-rupee and rise in petrol and diesel prices, states will garner an additional Rs 22,700 crore in revenue over and above budget estimates, according to a State Bank of India (SBI) research note. Ghosh sees the largest revenue gain for Maharashtra (Rs 3,389 crore), followed by Gujarat (Rs 2,842 crore). But on Tuesday, the Andhra Pradesh assembly passed a resolution to roll back petrol and diesel prices by Rs 2 per litre. (more...)
How to watch the keynote and iPhone X reveals
- September 12, 2018

Wednesday: The company is replacing last year's iPhone X with a new model dubbed the iPhone Xs, which comes with a bigger-sized Xs Max variant. A new Apple Watch and revamped iPad Pro could also appear during the show, according to industry analysts. (more...)
China Likely to Retaliate against US Tariffs with Qualitative Measures China Likely to Retaliate against US Tariffs with Qualitative Measures
- September 12, 2018

Ford said the decision not to import the Focus Active to the United States was made because of the "negative financial impact of new tariffs on vehicles imported from China". For years we did this on Wall Street, focused on public tech companies. It also said that every Apple product "contains parts or materials from the United States and is made with equipment from US-based suppliers". (more...)
New iPhone names leaked on Apple's site New iPhone names leaked on Apple's site
- September 12, 2018

As always though, stay tuned for more information (and LEAKS) throughout the day leading up to the event. Why anybody would want to watch a 2 hour presentation on Twitter is beyond us, but you can do it this year. It will come with a faster processor and better cameras. According to industry experts, it is likely to have aluminium edges instead of stainless steel. (more...)
'Atmospheric Brick Wall' Steers Hurricane Florence Toward US East Coast 'Atmospheric Brick Wall' Steers Hurricane Florence Toward US East Coast
- September 12, 2018

Hurricane and storm surge watches were in effect from Edisto Beach, S.C., to the North Carolina-Virginia border and Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds, including the Neuse and Pamlico Rivers. "This one really scares me", said the National Hurricane Center director, Ken Graham, who called the storm's size "staggering". Hurricane Florence is barreling toward the southeastern United States because of the so-called "atmospheric brick wall", the high-pressure system that's guiding it there, ... (more...)
Mandatory evacuations ordered for entire SC coastline ahead of Hurricane Florence
- September 11, 2018

He added: "It's an extremely unsafe, life-threatening, historic hurricane. the forecast shows Florence stalling over North Carolina, bringing days and days of rain". In these areas, storm surge may spread several miles inland along the Neuse and Pamlico Rivers, extending to Greenville, North Carolina. Hurricane Florence is on the brink of becoming a major storm, strengthening rapidly as it rolls across the Atlantic Ocean toward the U.S. (more...)
Trump mocks Obama for doubting his economic plan Trump mocks Obama for doubting his economic plan
- September 11, 2018

Gross domestic product under Trump hit 4.1 percent in the second quarter of this year - showing a growing economy . Hassett kicked off the presser by displaying several charts that he claimed showed positive numbers for the economy under Trump . (more...)
Apple can avoid tariffs by shifting production to US Apple can avoid tariffs by shifting production to US
- September 11, 2018

The President thought these tariffs would force the automaker to shift production of the Focus Active from China to the USA but Ford says that isn't happening. The result of moving all final iPhone assembly into the USA will result in a 20% price increase on the smartphones, said the bank. In August, China unveiled a proposed list of retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion of USA goods ranging from liquefied natural gas to some types of aircraft, should Washington activate the tariffs on ... (more...)
Ford tells Trump why it won't make China-built vehicle in US Ford tells Trump why it won't make China-built vehicle in US
- September 11, 2018

Trump hit back tweeting: "This means that Apple prices may increase because of the massive Tariffs we may be imposing on China - but there is an easy solution where there would be ZERO tax, and indeed a tax incentive". Mr. Trump took to Twitter Sunday to declare victory and write: "This is just the beginning". "Without the tariffs, the business case was pretty solid for that model in the USA market", he said. (more...)
Modi Government Has Crossed All Limits, Says Manmohan Singh At Bandh Modi Government Has Crossed All Limits, Says Manmohan Singh At Bandh
- September 11, 2018

Till May 31, when the LDF government effected a slight cut in the sales tax on petrol and diesel, Kerala's was the sixth highest sales tax levy on both petrol and diesel. "Now that the rupee has crossed 72 to a USA dollar, what would they say now", he asked and added that the economic progress and GDP growth rate has been squandered by the Modi government. (more...)

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