• Agli americani piace Unicredit: Capital Research primo socio

    Economia

    Il superamento della soglia rilevante è datato 17 agosto. Il titolo della banca italiana ha ottenuto ottimo risultati a Piazza Affari nella giornata di oggi, guadagnando oltre 6,6 punti percentuali, sulla scia delle indiscrezioni che la vorrebbero pronta a vendere la sua partecipazione in Pekao Bank.
  • Many New Orleans Residents to See Lower Flood Insurance Rates

    Many New Orleans Residents to See Lower Flood Insurance Rates

    Economia

    The big kicker was that FEMA re-designated many properties from the Special Flood Hazard Areas, which require flood insurance , to other designations, which do not. "When Katrina hit we had 360,000 flood insurance policies in the state". Heavy flooding this month killed at least 13 people and displaced thousands more after water engulfed their homes.
  • Fugitive tech CEO expected to plead guilty in fraud case

    Fugitive tech CEO expected to plead guilty in fraud case

    Economia

    Alexander, charged with backdating millions in stock options and trying to bribe an underling to take the fall, waived extradition under a plea deal and is scheduled to plead guilty Tuesday afternoon in Brooklyn federal court to one count of securities fraud.
  • UPS announces 160 layoffs at Richmond branch

    UPS announces 160 layoffs at Richmond branch

    Economia

    The job cuts will occur in two parts. The UPS layoffs will have some of these support jobs at the Richmond headquarters being moved to the company's other locations. The company said that its UPS Freight headquarters will continue to operate in Richmond. When asked if the employees will be provided with severance packages, Zaccara told the Richmond Times-Dispatch ( http://bit.ly/2bvw0t4 ) that UPS is "working with employees to provide them appropriate transition services".
  • Terremoto spaventoso in centro Italia: morti e paesi devastati

    Terremoto spaventoso in centro Italia: morti e paesi devastati

    Economia

    Disperazione e morte , nella zona di Arquata ci sono almeno 10 morti e 28 fra Accumoli e Amatrice . "Su una c'è una frana e un'altra ha un ponte che sta per crollare". La seconda e la terza scossa sono state registrate 4:32 e 4:33 ed hanno avuto epicentro in prossimità di Norcia ( Perugia ), Castelsantangelo sul Nera ( Macerata ) e Arquata del Tronto (Ascoli Piceno ).
  • Australia Q2 Construction Work Slides 3.7%

    Australia Q2 Construction Work Slides 3.7%

    Economia

    However, activity remained much stronger than during a deep slump in 2013. That was about $34 million less than the recent peak of $632 million in the June quarter of 2015. The value of building work completed rose 1.2% to A$25.96 billion in the quarter from the previous three months. Meanwhile, there is an evident geographical gap: while in Victoria has construction work has grown, in New South Wales and the ACT the figure declines.
  • London's 'Night Tube' Trains Start Running

    London's 'Night Tube' Trains Start Running

    Economia

    LONDON (AP) — London's mayor says the city has meticulously planned the introduction of limited overnight services on the subway — services that the city hopes will offer a boost to the local economy. 'Housebuilders will want to capitalise on this new demand'. "Johnson deserves credit for talking about the Night Tube, but it was important to get the details right".
  • US Fed officials divided on rate hike

    Economia

    Strong recent U.S.jobs growth and a long-awaited return of middle-wage employment are two positive signs for the USA labor market, an influential Federal Reserve policymaker said on Thursday, appearing to reinforce his more confident message on a possible interest-rate hike.
  • Ben-Hur: Adapt and Advance

    Economia

    Also if Suicide Squad can take next weekend too (and horror Don't Breathe might be the only thing standing in its way), then it becomes the first movie of 2016 to stay on top for a full month. It earned a lackluster "B" CinemaScore from opening day audiences. Jack Huston stars as Judah Ben-Hur in the new release, directed by Timur Bekmambetov , whose credits include Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter .
  • Oil falls after US crude stock build

    Oil falls after US crude stock build

    Economia

    Futures slid as much as 2 percent in NY after rising Tuesday. The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported crude inventories rose 2.5 million barrels last week, versus analysts forecasts for a drawdown of 500,000 barrels. Total volume traded was about 9 percent below the 100-day average. While Brent Crude Futures have also began the day GMT by falling from $49.6 per barrel, down to $49.1 per barrel, and now trading at 49.48.