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Economia

In a conference call with investors on Friday, Chief Financial Officer Robert Morton confirmed the company is considering selling assets to enable it to refinance quicker and pay off the emergency loan provided by HOOPP, which he said would significantly impact the company's performance in 2017.
  • Morrisons to sell 'wonky' fruit for 39p

    Morrisons to sell 'wonky' fruit for 39p

    Economia

    The average retail price for an avocado now stands at £1.05 each in 2017 - up from 98p in 2016. The price hike was blamed on reduced harvests in Mexico and Peru and surging demand for the fruit. Morrisons avocado buyer James Turner said: "Avocados have become one of Britain's most expensive salad items". But our new Wonky line means customers will be able to buy this luxury item for a fraction of the price.
  • Chinese-made Passenger Jet Takes Test Flight

    Chinese-made Passenger Jet Takes Test Flight

    Economia

    The plane took off from Pudong airport in Shanghai earlier, safely landing after a 90 minute flight. It is expected that China will take delivery of more than 5,500 new aircraft worth $670 billion in the next 20 years. The state company formed a 50:50 partnership past year with Russian counterpart United Aircraft Corp to develop a longer-haul passenger plane, with the companies earmarking a maiden flight in 2022, with deliveries beginning as early as 2025.
  • Cavs take commanding 3-0 lead over Raptors with Game 3 win

    Economia

    Yet it still wasn't enough. SPURS 103, ROCKETS 92HOUSTON - Kawhi Leonard and LaMarcus Aldridge scored 26 points apiece to help the San Antonio Spurs, now without Tony Parker, beat the Houston Rockets 103-92 on Friday night to take a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference semifinals.
  • 'Rare' Disneyland Hand-Drawn Map at Auction

    'Rare' Disneyland Hand-Drawn Map at Auction

    Economia

    The drawing was used to create a large tri-fold presentation board that Roy could take to NY as his main presentation piece. On a weekend in 1953, Walt Disney and artist friend Herb Ryman sat down to dream up what would eventually become Disneyland.
  • VW chairman justifies decision not to publish probe results

    VW chairman justifies decision not to publish probe results

    Economia

    It also emerged Wednesday that Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller is now under investigation by public prosecutors in Stuttgart for possible market manipulation as the Dieselgate scandal became public. The company also faces legal proceedings in other countries. In total, VW has agreed to spend up to $25 billion in the U.S. to address claims from owners , environmental regulators, states and dealers and offered to buy back about 500,000 polluting vehicles in the market.
  • Unemployed Sydney man wins $50m Powerball

    Unemployed Sydney man wins $50m Powerball

    Economia

    An unemployed western Sydney man was sitting at home with his wife discussing the future for their struggling family on Thursday night when a phone call came that would change everything. NSW Lotteries also advised that the victor initially thought the call was an elaborate joke. "What do I do?" the man told NSW Lotteries, the Nine Network reports.
  • Man surrenders after holding off police 2 days

    Man surrenders after holding off police 2 days

    Economia

    The suspect has been identified as 35-year-old Tyleeb Reese of Trenton. Police said Reese started shooting Wednesday morning when the U.S. Marshals Service Joint Regional Fugitive Task Force attempted to serve a warrant. Officers used bullhorns to negotiate with Reese, saying things like, "I want this to end peacefully", and, "We have not tried to hurt you". At one point, the suspect came to the window, but did not go outside.
  • U.S. Jobless Claims Fell to 236000 Last Week

    U.S. Jobless Claims Fell to 236000 Last Week

    Economia

    Thursday's claims report also showed the number of people still receiving benefits after an initial week of aid tumbled 61,000 to 1.92 million in the week ended April 29, the lowest level since November 1988. The economy created 211,000 job in April after adding only 79,000 positions in March. Jobless claims declined slightly in the week ended May 6 when economists thought they would rise.
  • Peel Hunt Reaffirms "Add" Rating for EI Group PLC (EIG)

    Economia

    The SI to Zagg Delaware's float is 8.25%. It closed at $65 lastly. (NYSE:STNG) has declined 8.47% since October 4, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 2.60% the S&P500. Its up 13.25% from 23,400 shares previously. Guardian Capital Advsrs L P stated it has 279,236 shares. 3,324 are owned by Creative Planning. Analysts await Torchlight Energy Resources Inc (NASDAQ:TRCH) to report earnings on May, 15.