Economia

Earlier this week, Republicans in the Senate voted in support of a bill to roll back critical broadband privacy regulations that were put in place by the Federal Communication Commission (FCC ) last October to prevent internet service providers (ISPs), like Comcast , Verizon and AT&T , from collecting and selling sensitive information.
  • No bid received after share surge: Myer

    No bid received after share surge: Myer

    Economia

    The series of trades resulted in close to two million shares purchased at a total parcel worth $94 million. "There is some speculation that Solomon Lew is picking up the shares and of course indeed the speculation continues to mount that a takeover might be imminent, then we should see some more short selling helping to support Myer shares", Ms Lee said.
  • Stocks recover from selloff after health care bill is pulled

    Economia

    It's critical that Republicans come together on this issue to find real solutions because Obamacare is doing serious damage to the people of my district. A HealthNet plan didn't cover outpatient rehabilitative services. Individuals who walk in without coverage pay much, much more. Acknowledging their defeat on healthcare (while fecklessly trying to blame Democrats), Trump and his team on Friday said they would now place their focus on passing a controversial budget package and moving ahead ...
  • Checking Out the Fundamental Data for Fortress Investment Group (NYSE:FIG)

    Economia

    Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company's stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. Price Target plays a critical role when it comes to the Analysis of a Stock. Stock is now moving with a positive distance from the 200 day simple moving average of approximately 51.21%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of 65.45% which means the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.
  • Democrats call for independent Russian probe apart from Congress

    Democrats call for independent Russian probe apart from Congress

    Economia

    Schiff pointedly called the postponement was a cancellation. In addition, Nunes said he has recalled FBI Director Comey and NSA Director Rogers to testify to this hearing. A number of senior former intelligence and Justice Department officials had been invited to the March 28 hearing, including former CIA Director John Brennan, former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, and former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates.
  • Australia orders evacuations ahead of Tropical Cyclone Debbie

    Economia

    Hamilton Island has already been battered by wind gusts of more than 100km/h. Some 3,500 people have been evacuated between the towns of Home Hill and Proserpine , around 100 kilometres (62 miles) south of Townsville , a tourist hotspot and access to the Great Barrier Reef.
  • Giant gold coin with Queen's head stolen from Berlin museum

    Giant gold coin with Queen's head stolen from Berlin museum

    Economia

    The coin is pure gold, weighs about 100kg (221lb) and has a face value of C$1m (£590,000). Thieves struck Berlin's Bode Museum in the early hours of Monday morning to make off with the coin, which bears the image of Queen Elizabeth II. Bode Museum gave the face value of the coin at $1mn, though the market price of 100 kg of gold is around $4mn. According to the Royal Canadian Mint's website, five have been produced and sold to date.
  • Dow Chemical, DuPont get EC approval for merger

    Dow Chemical, DuPont get EC approval for merger

    Economia

    Last week, sources told Reuters that Vestager would give the green light to the $130 billion Dow Chemical (DOW.N) and DuPont (DD.N) merger this week. Meanwhile, Dow will sell its two manufacturing facilities for acid co-polymers in Spain and in the USA, as well as the contract with a third party through which it sources ionomers that it sells to its customers.
  • 94-year-old woman honored for 44 years working at McDonalds

    94-year-old woman honored for 44 years working at McDonalds

    Economia

    Maurer was feted by her co-workers at an Evansville, Indiana, restaurant, including owners Chip and Katie Kenworthy. She has lots of very loyal costumers who come especially to our restaurant to see her, ' said Mrs Kenworthy. Nowadays she only works two days a week but she dismisses the idea of retiring altogether: 'I would miss it too much. Maurer, who has four children, six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren, said the relationships she has with her customers are why she's ...