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Business 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' to debut at Cannes
Author: 0 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' to debut at Cannes

The only film to have officially been named to play at this year's festival is Asghar Farhadi's Everybody Knows , which opens Cannes on May 8th. The film stars Alden Ehrenreich , Donald Glover , Emilia Clarke , Paul Bettany, Thandie Newton , and Woody Harrelson . Deadline reports that the latest Star Wars film is the latest to join the roster of films in the Cannes , which had been heavily reported on.

Business United Kingdom sugar tax comes into force
Author: 0 United Kingdom sugar tax comes into force

Will the sugar tax work? Here are its key takeaways. Chances are though that they will be and as a result, the prices of the drinks affected will rise. But in 2014, the New York Court of Appeals ruled that the New York City Board of Health had exceeded its regulatory authority in adopting the regulation.

Business Younkers closing in Eau Claire
Author: 0 Younkers closing in Eau Claire

In late January, Bon-Ton announced the closure of 42 locations. The 140,000-square-foot West Towne store employs 124 people, the 139,000-square-foot store at East Towne has 93 employees while the Janesville store has 74 workers. A spokeswoman for the York-based department store chain said the notice was sent out because of federal regulations regarding the "possibility of layoffs", but that it doesn't mean the stores will be closing.

Author: 0 China ready to pay 'any cost' in trade war: Ministry of Commerce

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied more than 700 points from the day's low. The Dow recovered slightly before the end of the trading end, falling 572 points. The U.S. side published the list in disregard of the mutually-beneficial and win-win nature of the China-U.S. commercial cooperation in the past 40 years, the appeal of the Chinese and American business communities and the interests of consumers, it said.

Business March US job growth slower than expected
Author: 0 March US job growth slower than expected

Hiring was strong in manufacturing, healthcare and mining. Local jobless numbers for March won't be available for a few more weeks, but in February, Massachusetts added 13,700 jobs, including 13,100 private-sector jobs, according to statistics.

Author: 0 Woods group a good Masters test: Leishman

O'Meara followed up his Masters victory by capturing the British Open three months later at Royal Birkdale, becoming a dual major victor at the age of 41. He finished with a 13, equaling the record for the highest score ever on a Masters hole. The meltdown left Garcia at 10 over in the opening round and 14 shots behind the leaders.

Business Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A) Receives $62.37 Consensus Target Price from Analysts
Author: 0 Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A) Receives $62.37 Consensus Target Price from Analysts

A negative reading would indicate that the stock is down over that same time period. Many technical chart analysts believe that an ADX reading over 25 would suggest a strong trend. For intra-day data the current price is used in place of the closing price. Analysts use common formulas and ratios to accomplish this. The RSI, or Relative Strength Index, is a widely used technical momentum indicator that compares price movement over time.

Business 5G auction raises £1.35bn
Author: 0 5G auction raises £1.35bn

The big four operators have secured broadly the same amount of 5G spectrum to utilise following the auction. As you may remember from all the legal troubles, some networks have restrictions on what they can bid on. Airspan Spectrum Holdings Limited, the USA small cells company, had not won spectrum in either band. Marc Allera, CEO of BT's Consumer Division, said: "The acquisition of 40MHz of 3.4GHz spectrum positions us well for our launch of future 5G services and consolidates our ...

Business Brexit: New auto registrations plummet in March
Author: 0 Brexit: New auto registrations plummet in March

The number of new diesel-powered cars plunged 37.2% to 153,594, with demand sliding on United Kingdom government plans to improve air quality. There were 245,446 units registered to fleet and business last month, compared to 288,618 units during March 2017, equating to a market share of nearly 52%.

Business RBI policy review: Repo rate unchanged at 6 pc
Author: 0 RBI policy review: Repo rate unchanged at 6 pc

Chanda Kochhar, ICICI Bank MD and CEO, said: "The significant positive in the monetary policy was the downward revision of inflation projections". The Reserve Bank in its monetary policy meeting on Thursday lowered its retail inflation target for the first half of the current fiscal to 4.7-5.1%, on sharp moderation in food price rise and the likelihood of a normal monsoon.

Business Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Lacking Vigorous Positions in Performance Measures
Author: 0 Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Lacking Vigorous Positions in Performance Measures

At the time of writing, the stock was trading at $28.07. Following last close company's stock, is -1.66% below their SMA 50 and -11.63% below the 52-week high. The equity stands -10.70% away from the 52-week high and 23.90% from the 52-week low. QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP ) analysts on average have given a price target of $13.87 on QEP stock.

Business DMK-led shutdown over Cauvery baord demand affects normal life in TN
Author: 0 DMK-led shutdown over Cauvery baord demand affects normal life in TN

Meanwhile, the shutdown has hit public transport in the area of the protest while latest updates reveal that public transports are running smoothly in the state's capital. Carrying blackk flags, Mr Stalin, along with hundreds of DMK cadres and leaders of other parties, was arrested when he attempted to take out a rally to Marina beach front.

Author: 0 US Rejects China's "Baseless" Retaliatory Tariffs, World Trade Organization Protest

Even so, economists warned that the tit-for-tat moves bear the hallmarks of a classic trade rift that could escalate. The Trump administration calls for the trade deficit to be cut by 100 billion dollars. He warned financial markets would be among the casualties of US unilateral action. And imports from all countries amount to just 15 percent of the economy.

Business Jet Airways enters into pact for buying 75 B737 planes
Author: 0 Jet Airways enters into pact for buying 75 B737 planes

Jet Airways will purchase 75 narrow body Boeing 737 planes worth almost United States dollars 8.8 billion as the airline seeks to bolster its presence in the fast growing domestic aviation market. The companies have signed a deal on the 737 MAX narrowbody jets, Reuters reported. It is a twin-jet narrow-body that could seat between 130 and 230 passengers, based on the variant.

Business Sensex Surges 400 Points, Rupee Rises To Below 65/Dollar: 10 Updates
Author: 0 Sensex Surges 400 Points, Rupee Rises To Below 65/Dollar: 10 Updates

The global markets then turned positive with Wall Street closing with gain of a per cent. Investors were keeping a close watch on the Reserve Bank of India's monetary policy meeting due after 2.30pm. Japan's Nikkei 225 surged 1.6 percent to 21,667.83 and South Korea's Kospi jumped 1.5 percent to 2,442.40. U.S. stock futures also turned negative after the development.

Business Crude Oil Eases Despite Inventories Drawdown
Author: 0 Crude Oil Eases Despite Inventories Drawdown

OPEC is now in its second year of an effort to drain the market surplus with coordinated production and, while US rates are accelerating, the country is exporting more of its crude oil to the open market. Crude oil prices follow global equities lower after China said it would impose tariffs on various U.S. goods, raising the potential for a trade war that could hurt global growth : U.S.

Business Ford Escape rated poor in small SUV crash tests
Author: 0 Ford Escape rated poor in small SUV crash tests

The institute says anyone sitting in the passenger seat of the Jeep Compass , the BMW XI, the Mitsubishi Outlander , the Chevy Equinox (or its twin the GMC Terrain ) are well protected. "The vehicle structure was well maintained and the restraint system and safety belts did a good job of preventing occupants from hitting structures inside the vehicle", said Becky Mueller, a research engineer at the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety .

Business Arsene Wenger: We have recovered from Manchester City bashing
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger: We have recovered from Manchester City bashing

I couldn't have imagined a better start [providing three assists in his home debut against Everton]. Wenger has a fully fit squad, with France global Alexandre Lacazette available following knee surgery. Manchester United - who won the Europa League last season but only managed to finish sixth in the Premier League - remains on the cards. Asked what it would mean to win the Europa League , he said: "We are in the quarter-final, let's be realistic, it is a long way to go".

Business Boeing (BA) Receives $364.58 Consensus PT from Brokerages
Author: 0 Boeing (BA) Receives $364.58 Consensus PT from Brokerages

The three major US stock indexes ended higher after a choppy session on Tuesday as shareholders looked forward to earnings season while the S&P 500 pushed above a key support level and Amazon.com shares jumped on bets that criticism from President Donald Trump would not translate to policy changes.

Business First Cinema in Saudi Arabia to Reopen on April 18
Author: 0 First Cinema in Saudi Arabia to Reopen on April 18

That activity is comparable to their recent volume average trend of almost 1.95 million shares which they recorded over a period of three months. The stock becomes active when traders or investors changed hands with 2,412,096 shares contrast to the three-month volume average of 1.95M shares.

Business Cynthia Nixon talks politics with Wendy Williams
Author: 0 Cynthia Nixon talks politics with Wendy Williams

The actress, 51, recently announced that she is running for governor of NY. Despite her reaction to the scene, Nixon jokes that even empowered women love clothes. I love SATC as much as the next person (I'd like to think I'm a Carrie, but my friends say I'm definitely more of a Charlotte). Nixon is not Miranda .

Business Amazon may offer to buy India's Flipkart
Author: 0 Amazon may offer to buy India's Flipkart

If the Walmart-Flipkart deal goes through, it would add much-needed muscles to the Indian e-commerce giant to take on Flipkart which controls almost 40 per cent of India's online retail , leaving behind Amazon. Walmart is in talks to buy a 55 percent stake in Flipkart for about $21 billion, and the deal is more likely to go through, the report said. As quoted in a Reuters report, one person familiar with the development said that the probability of a deal with Amazon was low, and that ...

Business United Kingdom outlaws sales of all ivory goods to save elephants from extinction
Author: 0 United Kingdom outlaws sales of all ivory goods to save elephants from extinction

After assessing the current situation, the bureau believes it is now time to put the ban on the ivory trade into solid effect, the official explained. In August 2017 when the EIA published this analysis, executive director Mary Rice said, "UK ivory exports are stimulating consumer demand globally, especially in Hong Kong and China, two of the world's largest markets for both legal and illegal ivory".

Business Sorrell in spotlight of WPP inquiry
Author: 0 Sorrell in spotlight of WPP inquiry

Sorrell was awarded a £1.8m bonus earlier this year, although WPP shares have suffered in the face of a hard environment for advertising agencies around the world. Sorrell has headed WPP since 1986, and has no clear successor. Sir Martin, 73, has been at the helm of WPP for more than three decades having previously worked at Saatchi & Saatchi and was knighted in the Queen's 2000 New Years honours list.

Business Trump 'goes after' Amazon on Twitter
Author: 0 Trump 'goes after' Amazon on Twitter

But, just a few hours later, the stock has recovered and is up about 1 percent today. Trump's tweet comes a day after news site Axios reported that he "hates" Amazon and has talked about changing Amazons tax treatment because he was "worried" about mom-and-pop retailers being put out of business.

Business Cristiano Ronaldo Scores Iconic Bicycle-Kick Vs Juventus
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo Scores Iconic Bicycle-Kick Vs Juventus

See how it all unfolded on the LIVEBLOG . Cristiano was unable to complete the pre-season in 2016 after suffering a knee injury in the EURO 2016 final . Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini also spoke about the game: "It was a crucial match for the league but we now face a completely different test".