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BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust regulators aim to slap a hefty fine on Alphabet unit Google over its shopping service before the summer break in August, two people familiar with the matter said.
OTTAWA (Reuters) - Boeing Co on Thursday scrapped an announcement about the fighter jets it hopes to sell to Canada, a day after the country's defense minister objected to the firm's behavior in a tra
Toronto's main stock index is up moderately this morning in a broad-based advance. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index gained 80.53 points to 15,430.44, after 90 minutes of trading.
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The United Nations announced Thursday that it will hold its 2018 UN Climate Change Conference in Katowice, a Polish city in the heart of a coal-producing region that is one of t
The Cypriot judiciary will have to deal with two more cases concerning the Tanzanian FBME Bank Ltd, weeks after a US court in April dismissed the bank’s appeal against the measures taken against it b
While others outsource, Schweitzer goes DIY. While others establish a tightly focused definition of work history and skills they’re looking for, Schweitzer focuses on fundamentals: “I like to hire sma
(Reuters) - The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) said on Thursday it barred John Batista Bocchino, a former Morgan Stanley representative, for concealing around $190 million in Venezue
OTTAWA - The Supreme Court of Canada won't hear an appeal from a group of Prince Edward Island snow crab fishers in a dispute over catch allowances. They argued that they ...
NEW YORK (AP) — The popular mobile word game Words With Friends has added one of the internet’s most popular typos in recent days — “covfefe.” The mysterious term that President Don
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Seven people are going to federal prison for using stolen credit card numbers and counterfeit gift cards to buy more than $1 million in cigarettes in North Carolina. The defendant
BISMARCK, N.D. — The $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline began shipping oil for customers on Thursday, as Native American tribes that opposed the project vowed to continue fighting. Dallas-based Energ
Industry sales were on track to slightly exceed sales for the same month a year ago with the final result dependent on a big finish over Memorial Day.             
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks trimmed gains but remained higher on Thursday as investors turned their focus to the monthly employment data on Friday, after better-than-expected private sector hiring pointed
The economic development program known as the New Economy Initiative is seeking applicants for its annual NEIdeas Small Business Challenge to award $400,000 in cash prizes to existing businesses in De
PARIS (AP) — Cyberspace faces an approaching risk of “permanent war” between states and criminal or extremist organizations because of increasingly destructive hacking attacks, the head of
TURIN, Italy - The home of Juventus will be called Allianz Stadium until 2023. Juventus announced the awarding of the naming rights to the German insurance company on Thursday. Financial details ...
Mortgage rates were flat this week, seemingly pausing in anticipation of two upcoming events — Friday's employment report and the Federal Reserve meeting later this month. According to the latest data
Mortgage rates were flat this week, seemingly pausing in anticipation of two upcoming events - Friday's employment report and the Federal Reserve meeting later this month. According to the latest data
NEW YORK (AP) — Small businesses kicked up their job creation in May, adding 83,000 jobs in a sign that they’re willing to take more risks. That’s the report Thursday from payroll provider
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. factory activity edged up in May after slowing for two straight months and private employers stepped up hiring, suggesting the economy is regaining speed after struggling a
NEW YORK (AP) — John Deere, famous for its green and yellow farm tractors, will pay almost $5 billion to buy Germany’s Wirtgen, a maker of pavers, compacters and other machinery used in road con
WASHINGTON - U.S. construction fell in April by the largest amount in a year, reflecting weakness in homebuilding, non-residential construction and government projects. The Commerce Department report
Detroit’s jobless rate hit 8.4% in April, prompting the mayor to say, “There’s no doubt that jobs are moving back”             
WASHINGTON (AP) — American factories grew at a slightly faster pace in May, another sign that manufacturing remains healthy. The Institute for Supply Management says its manufacturing index rose to 5
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. construction fell in April by the largest amount in a year, reflecting weakness in homebuilding, non-residential construction and government projects. The Commerce Department r
DK Expo is officially launching the competition “Student Technical Innovation Awards”, as an essential component of new IEAS concept. The competition is open to undergraduate and postgraduate students
WASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates were flat to slightly lower this week, as the key 30-year rate marked a new low for the year. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the average rate on 30-yea
CEBU can expect more Chinese nationals and vice versa as China Eastern Airlines announced yesterday two new routes connecting Cebu to Shanghai and Canton. The Cebu-Canton route will commence this June
TOTAL passenger traffic of Cebu Pacific (CEB) and wholly-owned subsidiary Cebgo reached 1.817 million in April 2017, up by 2.6 percent versus the same month last year. For the first four months of 201
Industry sales were on track to slightly exceed sales for the same month a year ago with the final result dependent on a big finish over Memorial Day.             
VICTORIA - A propane delivery driver on Vancouver Island may be the luckiest man in British Columbia, but he says he's not a super hero — yet. Twenty-four-year-old Sean Ramsay was ...
THIRTY-ONE entrepreneurs will graduate this Saturday after completing the 12-week mentorship program, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)- Cebu Provincial Office announced. Belonging to the sec
The expansive shoe and electronics retailers of a generation past are packing it in at nearly a dozen sites in Central Florida as Payless and RadioShack shutters stores. RadioShack has closed down all
IT’S summer, and both Intel and AMD are getting competitive as both of them introduced new processors for the personal computer (PC) desktops. Both of them have competed on these processors for over
NEW YORK (AP) — MSNBC says it has completed a deal to keep Lawrence O’Donnell in its prime-time lineup. The network wouldn’t release any details Thursday. Contract renegotiations are usual
The EU is planning to spend tens of billions on climate-related issues by 2020, sources said ahead of the U.S. announcement Thursday on the Paris agreement.
OTTAWA - The federal Liberals will face pressure today from municipal leaders who want them to speed up the pace of the government's vaunted infrastructure plan so cities don't have ......
NEW YORK (AP) — Yet another sign that the job market continues to improve is driving stocks and bond yields higher on Thursday. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index is on track for its first up
Yet another sign that the job market continues to improve is driving stocks back to record highs Thursday. Health care and materials companies are posting some of the biggest gains. Bond yields are al
Yet another sign that the job market continues to improve is driving stocks and bond yields higher on Thursday. The Standard & Poor's 500 index is on track for its first up day in three and crossed ab
TORONTO - Christine Davies and her husband were in their east-end Toronto home for about six years before deciding to pull the trigger on a massive renovation. With two young children ...
The chief executive of the World Bank has warned governments to "buckle up" for the next string of global crises that will provide little respite for struggling economies.
(Reuters) - Morgan Stanley is putting some of its financial advisers into its Times Square headquarters in New York City for the first time as the Wall Street firm tries a novel approach aimed at gene
OTTAWA - The federal budget watchdog says the government's multibillion-dollar effort to replace the navy's warship fleet is now on track to cost taxpayers 2.4 times more than first expected. The ...
DETROIT(Reuters) - Ford Motor Co , bolstered by heavy sales to fleet customers, surpassed General Motors Co in U.S. new vehicle sales in May, according to figures reported early Thursday.
OTTAWA - Justin Trudeau is throwing cold water on the Quebec government's plan to reopen the constitutional debate. The prime minister is responding to a Canadian Press report that Quebec is ...
OTTAWA - The Supreme Court of Canada will not hear a challenge over a business dispute from a group of investors led by former hockey star Lanny McDonald. At issue is ...
Ahead of key jobs data tomorrow, investors might want to watch the so-called “three horsemen of risk” later Thursday to see what expectations the market is building in.
Stocks are rising after a survey showed that hiring by private businesses was stronger than expected in May. ADP said Thursday that private companies added 253,000 jobs to their payrolls last mont
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks were higher on Thursday after better-than-expected private sector hiring showed that the labor market continues to strengthen, further boosting chances of a rate hike by the Fe
SpaceX hopes to add another item to its list of reusable launch system components by launching supplies to the International Space Station on a previously-used Dragon spacecraft Thursday afternoon
A SpaceX rocket is scheduled to take off from Florida this evening, carrying with it science experiments and cargo that will help astronauts aboard the International Space Station. A one-second window
Boeing has received an $86.3 million contract to design, develop, and install upgrades for both software and hardware on the F/A-18 series of aircraft.
U.S. private businesses added 253,000 jobs in May, a private survey found, a sign that employers expect economic growth to keep plowing ahead. Payroll processor ADP said Thursday that the hiring prima
The construction of SOCAR’s carbamide plant in Sumgait city is completed by 95 percent, Plant’s President Khayal Jafarov told reporters on the sidelines of the 24th International Caspian Oil & Gas Exh
Deere & Co. plans to buy Wirtgen Group, a German maker of road-construction equipment, for $5.2 billion (4.6 billion euros). The deal will be in cash and establish Deere's "leadership position" in the
The incubation programme aims to develop young businesses with innovative ideas that will help shape the next big thing for the retail and leisure market.
Official exchange rate of Azerbaijan’s national currency, the manat, against the US dollar was set at 1.7021 AZN/USD for June 2, the Central Bank of Azerbaijan (CBA) said June 1.
Colette Santana has joined Cite Partners, Orlando, as an associate on the Central Florida retail team. Collin Rahill has joined Cite Partners, Orlando, as an associate on the Central Florida retail te
(Reuters) - Deere & Co said on Thursday it would buy privately held German company Wirtgen Group for about $4.88 billion to expand its road construction operations as it looks to cut down its depende
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