Economia

On Monday, US vice president Mike Pence travelled to the Demilitarised Zone dividing the Koreas and warned Pyongyang that "the era of strategic patience is over". On the diplomatic front, the White House is looking to China, North Korea's primary trading partner, to turn up pressure on the north. "I think you're not going to see him telegraphing how he's going to respond to any military or other situation going forward".
  • Dollar slips to 5-month low vs. yen on North Korea tensions

    Economia

    Exporters lost ground, with Toyota Motor Corp shedding 1.4 percent, Mazda Motor Corp stumbling 2.0 percent and Panasonic Corp declining 1.0 percent. "Market reaction, if there was one, to the currency report has already faded". "Concerns about U.S. -Sino trade frictions have eased for the time being", said Naoki Tashiro, the president of TS China Research. The dollar edged higher after U.S.
  • Prosecution rests in Aaron Hernandez double murder trial

    Economia

    Later, Hernandez saw de Abreu and Furtado leaving the club and followed their auto to a stoplight and allegedly fired at least five shots into the vehicle. He told jurors "the police actually knew what was going on down there" the night of the killings. Baez said Bradley got the "deal of a lifetime" for claiming that Hernandez shot two men after one of them accidentally bumped into Hernandez at a Boston nightclub and spilled his drink.
  • SABRE CORP (NASDAQ:SABR) Experiencing Unusual Activity Mid-day

    Economia

    Vulcan Value Partners LLC now owns 6,665,950 shares of the company's stock worth $166,315,000 after buying an additional 199,483 shares during the period. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 21st were given a dividend of $0.14 per share. Another trade for 3,000 shares valued at $639,360 was made by Dunbar Webster Roy on Friday, March 3.
  • Unsealed search warrants reveal further details of Prince's drug use before death

    Unsealed search warrants reveal further details of Prince's drug use before death

    Economia

    Johnson stated that he had no idea that Prince was addicted to the medication, while the prescribing physician, Dr. Michael Schulenberg, said he placed it in Johnson's for privacy reasons. According to the court documents , Prince didn't have a prescription for any of the drugs found at Paisley Park. Authorities found several prescription medications around Prince's home, kept in Ziploc bags, envelopes and a luggage case, as well as a pamphlet on how to be weaned off of drugs, ...
  • Netflix Earnings On Tap As Streaming Media Stock Undercuts Support

    Netflix Earnings On Tap As Streaming Media Stock Undercuts Support

    Economia

    Los Gatos, California-based Netflix's first-quarter profit rose to $178.2 million or $0.40 per share from $27.7 million or $0.06 per share previous year. The Internet television network reported $0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.13 by $0.02. "We definitely have YouTube envy".
  • Sibanye to Raise $2 Billion in Equity, Debt for Stillwater Deal

    Sibanye to Raise $2 Billion in Equity, Debt for Stillwater Deal

    Economia

    Other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Stillwater Mining Company (SWC ) has a market capitalization of 2.09 Billion. During the same quarter previous year, the firm posted $0.04 EPS. The fund acquired 16,110 shares of the mining company's stock, valued at approximately $258,000.
  • Wells Fargo issues date back 15 years

    Economia

    The bank is also studying how to compensate customers whose credit scores were harmed by the unauthorized accounts. Stumpf also specifically knew about the sales problems dating back to 2002, the report said. In fact, at one point Stumpf even praised Tolstedt to the board, calling her the "best banker in America". "I'm very disappointed in the ISS and Glass Lewis recommendations, they do not take into account sufficiently the actions that the board has taken since the issue broke", he ...
  • Few major Western leaders to attend Chinese summit

    Few major Western leaders to attend Chinese summit

    Economia

    Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend the opening ceremony of the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in May, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Tuesday. "They have explained to us many times, France has elections in May, as does Germany about then, so their leaders originally were really willing to attend".
  • Saudi cuts projects with petrol dollars down

    Saudi cuts projects with petrol dollars down

    Economia

    Seeking to close a huge budget deficit caused by low oil prices, the government clamped down on infrastructure spending a year ago. The projects are part of a plan to transform the Saudi economy by weaning it off oil and creating new industries.
  • E' il closing day: finisce l'era Berlusconi, il Milan passa a Li

    E' il closing day: finisce l'era Berlusconi, il Milan passa a Li

    Economia

    Il closing si è sbloccato quando, nel primo pomeriggio, è stata confermata la ricezione dell'ultima caparra necessaria all'acquisto del club (circa 270 milioni di euro , che hanno portato il totale corrisposto a circa 520 milioni ). E' intervenuto, per poi lasciare poco dopo lo studio legale, anche il vicepresidente e amministratore delegato della società rossonera, Adriano Galliani , per firmare alcuni documenti e pratiche burocratiche.
  • Buffett's Berkshire, Chinese property website Juwai.com team up

    Buffett's Berkshire, Chinese property website Juwai.com team up

    Economia

    HomeServices has been expanding under Buffett by opening new locations, forming a 2012 venture to expand licensing operations and then working to capitalize on demand from non-U.S. The 86-year-old "Oracle of Omaha" recently let Coca-Cola Co put his smiling likeness on cans of Cherry Coke, which he drinks often, in China. Berkshire's HomeServices of America Inc, the second-largest U.S.