Economia

On Monday, OPEC and Russian Federation held the oil prices steady, as there were expectations that they have agreed to extend a production cut beyond the first half of the current year. Oil prices rose more than 1 percent on Thursday, as large drawdowns in USA inventories and growing support for continued OPEC output cuts boosted confidence that a seemingly insurmountable glut might finally diminish.
  • Tronc in talks with Wrapports to acquire Chicago Sun

    Tronc in talks with Wrapports to acquire Chicago Sun

    Economia

    As part of that process, the Sun-Times will take out a full-page ad in Tuesday's edition seeking potential buyers, who would have 15 days to respond. A for sale sign has been put on the Chicago Sun-Times, and the company that operates rival Chicago Tribune has announced it is interested in owning the newspaper.
  • Papa Francesco: "Ecco cosa penso della apparizioni di Medjugorje"

    Economia

    Questa chiave è il centro e il cuore del messaggio, instancabilmente proclamato da Papa Francesco: Dio solo è il Signore della vita e della storia; un'umanità senza Dio è un'umanità più povera, non più libera e felice; solo un affidamento umile e innamorato al Signore assicura speranza per il mondo.
  • Millionaire to millennials: Stop buying avocado toast if you want a home

    Millionaire to millennials: Stop buying avocado toast if you want a home

    Economia

    The 35-year-old painted the youth of today as a generation with "very, very high" expectations. The 35-year-old real estate developer - who's worth almost half a billion dollars according to Australia's Daily Telegraph - implied that shows like "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" are making younger people think that the lavish lifestyle is normal.
  • United Nations urges $1.4 bn in donation for South Sudanese refugees

    United Nations urges $1.4 bn in donation for South Sudanese refugees

    Economia

    WFP Executive Director David Beasley, a long-time member of the US Republican Party and former governer of SC, called the suffering "just unimaginable". "The region thinks without Machar, they will manage to neutralize SPLA-IO but that proved hard for them to achieve", the spokesman said. A confidential U.N report released in March slammed the government of South Sudan for spending more than half its budget on weapons and security as 100,000 people are dying of starvation.
  • Merkel's conservatives clinch victory in key state vote

    Economia

    The SPD's defeat in the three state elections is a crushing blow to its national leader, the former European Parliament president Martin Schulz. North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany's biggest regional economy, has tripped up the Social Democrats before.
  • Injured in Explosion at German Factory

    Injured in Explosion at German Factory

    Economia

    Firefighters, police and rescue crews were on the scene but authorities say there appears to be no wider danger for people living in the surrounding area. Most of the staff have now returned to work, according to the police. Criminal police in Schweinfurt and prosecutors have started investigating the incident.
  • US VP Pence says to North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

    US VP Pence says to North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

    Economia

    The rhetoric seems to be blurring the lines between North Korea and economic ties with China, issues that previous USA administrations had kept separate. "One of the most critical issues facing the national security community is the threat represented by an erratic leader of North Korea", Cobb said. North Korea is the strangest place I've visited, but it has made progress as a military threat: When I started covering North Korea in the 1980s, it had zero nuclear weapons.
  • TSX starts week higher as commodity prices move up

    TSX starts week higher as commodity prices move up

    Economia

    All of the index's 10 main groups advanced. "Good quality dividend-paying stocks are relatively attractive compared to the bond market", said Michael. Calgary-based Canadian Pacific Railway Limited shares rose 2.06 percent to 217.49 Canadian dollars (159.44 US dollars), while Montreal-based Canadian National Railway Company moved up 1.32 percent to close at 103.00 Canadian dollars (75.51 USA dollars).
  • Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B) Receives $183.03 Consensus Target Price from Brokerages

    Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B) Receives $183.03 Consensus Target Price from Brokerages

    Economia

    Buffett became one of the largest investors in American, Delta, Southwest and United Continental Holdings Inc. last year, reversing his disdain for an industry he once called a "death trap" for investors. Many investors follow what Berkshire buys and sells because of Buffett's remarkably successful record over more than five decades. He has said that investments of less than $1 billion are likely to be the work of Berkshire's two other investment managers.
  • Bank of England says rates may need to rise before late 2019

    Economia

    Mr Carney said forecasts also assumed a "significant"
pick-up in wage growth, due in part to business concerns over the Brexit process starting to ease. Monetary policy can not prevent either the necessary real adjustment as the United Kingdom moves towards its new worldwide trading arrangements or the weaker real income growth that is likely to accompany that adjustment over the next few years.
  • OPEC likely to agree to cut oil production again in May meeting

    OPEC likely to agree to cut oil production again in May meeting

    Economia

    Global commodity prices fell sharply for the second day in a row with oil prices down to their lowest settlement levels since November 29, the day before OPEC announced a deal to curb production in an effort to balance the market. US production "continues to grow hand over fist, and the market will remain well oversupplied given the lack of" refined fuel demand , he added. "If the oil price stays below 50 USA dollars (£38.65) for an extended time-period then the oil companies may see a ...