Economia

Tusk, who is running the negotiations with Britain, said in Brussels that the election was a Brexit plot twist worthy of Alfred Hitchcock - the late film director known as the master of suspense. May ruled out participating in televised debates with other leaders. Polls give May's Conservatives a double-digit lead on Labour . But ahead of the general election, all political parties are being urged to set out clear strategies on how they would tackle the shortage of residential ...
  • Alibaba affiliate merges with payment platform, making Alipay for Singapore and more

    Alibaba affiliate merges with payment platform, making Alipay for Singapore and more

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    The rebranded entity will continue to provide payment services on the Lazada platform across Southeast Asia. "There will be no impact to helloPay's users and payment partners". Alipay claims some 450 million users, and its acceptance in Japan has grown primarily in places frequented by Chinese tourists such as department stores, pharmacies and electronics stores.
  • Little Caesars Arena Adds Three More Big NCAA Events

    Little Caesars Arena Adds Three More Big NCAA Events

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    In 2019, the NCAA Regionals will be in Providence, R.I., Manchester, N.H., Fargo, N.D. and Allentown, Pa. 2018 and 2020 NCAA Men's and Women's Cross Country Regional . The Frozen Four features three games; two national semifinal games on Thursday, and the national championship game two days later. The NCAA had previously selected Penn State a women's gymnastics regional on April 7, 2018, which will mark the 15th time the Nittany Lions have hosted the event.
  • United Airlines CEO finally apologizes for violent incident

    United Airlines CEO finally apologizes for violent incident

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    Speaking to the LA Times, Fearns said a United employee came over to him to tell him that he had to get off the plane as the flight was overbooked. "Like you, I continue to be disturbed by what happened on this flight and I deeply apologize to the customer forcibly removed and to all the customers aboard", Munoz said.
  • Frozen Four is Buffalo Bound

    Frozen Four is Buffalo Bound

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    The NCAA announced its championship sites for 2019-2022 on Tuesday. Although their bid to keep the First Four in the Gem City, UD Arena was not chosen to as a host site for the first and second rounds this time around. "They respect our city and the fact that we have done a great job the three other times that we have hosted really is a medal of honor for our city".
  • Penn State to host several NCAA championships

    Penn State to host several NCAA championships

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    The PPL Center will provide a fun tournament atmosphere for the NCAA men's hockey regionals in Allentown. The NCAA also announced Tuesday that Boston's TD Garden will be the site of the 2022 Frozen Four, featuring the men's hockey national semifinals and championship game.
  • Euro benefits from weak dollar, sterling close to 6-month high

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    The New Zealand dollar fell to a seven-and-a-half-month low against the British pound after UK Prime Minister Theresa May called a snap election to seek a stronger mandate to negotiate her country's exit from the European Union. Sterling shook off early weakness to rise 2.7 percent against the dollar to $1.2904, its highest level since early October. Investors are also concerned that the recent flaring of geopolitical tensions has shifted focus away from expected business-friendly reforms in ...
  • Pinnacle Associates Ltd. Sells 1173 Shares of Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

    Pinnacle Associates Ltd. Sells 1173 Shares of Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

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    They expect $0.70 EPS, up 12.90% or $0.08 from last year's $0.62 per share. Microsoft accounts for 1.0% of Pinnacle Associates Ltd.'s portfolio, making the stock its 21st largest position. Now it is offering a dividend yield of 2.38% and a 5 year dividend growth rate of 16.78%. The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, June 8th.
  • Atlantia: Mion, molto positiva l'alleanza con Abertis

    Atlantia: Mion, molto positiva l'alleanza con Abertis

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    Atlantia è interessata a valutare "progetti comuni" con la spagnola Abertis. Lo precisa una nota del gruppo italiano, in riferimento alle "recenti notizie di mercato riguardanti una eventuale operazione tra Atlantia e Abertis Infraestucturas".
  • 'Worst is over' for Wells Fargo stock, analyst says

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    Tolstedt ". The influential Institutional Shareholder Services firm that advises big shareholders has said that Wells Fargo investors should vote against retaining all 12 of the 15 members who were on the board during the scandal. Since then, several states began breaking ties with the bank, which saw a hit to its mortgage referral business. Last year, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ( CFPB ) fined Wells Fargo $ 185 million , including a $100 million penalty the bank will ...
  • No-one will be fired over passenger dragging incident, says United Airlines boss

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    Company executives have, however, said it is too soon to know if the incident is hurting ticket sales. It is not clear whether United oversold Flight 3411, but the flight became overbooked when four Republic Airline employees showed up after passengers had boarded and demanded seats so they could commute to their next assignment, a United Express flight the next morning.