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Business McDonald's is planning to hire thousands of workers using Snapchat
Author: 0 McDonald's is planning to hire thousands of workers using Snapchat

McDonald's is also using Spotify and Hulu to reach potential employees. McDonald's first used the Snapchat application, or "snapli cation", in Australia in April. Economists say increased competition from older workers, lack of opportunities and more desire for flexibility among teenagers are just some of the reasons leading this trend.

Author: 0 Morgan Stanley Reaffirms Buy Rating for AstraZeneca plc (AZN)

Over the last ninety days, insiders purchased 4,481 shares of company stock valued at $3,129,195. There are now 908,305,540 shares in issue with the average daily volume traded being 2,480,228. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, October 2 by Shore Capital. Sterne Agee CRT maintained the shares of SCVL in report on Friday, May 20 with "Buy" rating.

Business Vigil for Pulse Nightclub victims draws thousands
Author: 0 Vigil for Pulse Nightclub victims draws thousands

They were brothers, daughters, mothers, fathers, sisters and friends - all of whom were remembered Monday in a series of vigils and memorials held around Orlando and across the Sunshine State. The youth of Our Gente are a "chosen family", she says. "But I know we're resilient and I know that we will win", one speaker said. Meanwhile, in Orlando, hundreds of people gathered outside Pulse to leave flowers, cards and drawings to commemorate the victims , The Associated Press reported .

Author: 0 United Kingdom election: Brexit plans in disarray

May shrugged off suggestions her days in Downing St. were numbered. Labour's election result should not be seen as a "famous victory" and was "not good enough", says former shadow chancellor Chris Leslie. May announced the party would try to work with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party , an alliance that is fraught with difficulties. "The country needs a period of stability and whatever the results are the Conservative Party will ensure we fulfill our duty in ensuring that ...

Author: 0 Blockade of Qatar a "very complex situation" -Mattis

Committee Chairman Congressman Mac Thornberry and other Republicans say the increase is insufficient to strengthen the U.S. military. Mattis appeared before the committee along with Marine Corps Gen. Adam Smith, D-Wash., about an apparent disconnect on Qatar between Trump and Rex Tillerson, his secretary of state. Last week, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain severed ties with Qatar amid a slew of punitive measures.

Business Trump to host Indian PM Modi at White House in late June
Author: 0 Trump to host Indian PM Modi at White House in late June

This will be PM Modi's first face-to-face meeting with President Trump after the latter took over the Oval office in 20 January. But Trump has focused on building ties with China , relying on it as key to tackling problems such as North Korea's nuclear program.

Business Tick-tock: European Union says time pressing hard to start Brexit talks
Author: 0 Tick-tock: European Union says time pressing hard to start Brexit talks

Some of Theresa May's most senior ministers are plotting to soften her plans for a hard Brexit, even suggesting the United Kingdom could stay in Europe's single market and customs union, as the prime minister fights to stay in power. At the time she was riding high in the polls and she pushed a tough message on Brexit on the campaign trail, saying she was planning to be a "bloody hard woman" in Brussels.

Business US, China agree to beef trade protocol
Author: 0 US, China agree to beef trade protocol

The beef also must come from cattle 30 months of age or younger. In addition to Perdue, several other members of the Trump Administration expressed their pleasure with getting closer to accessing the Chinese market. With over 30 producers from across the country making the trip out to discuss issues of importance to the US cattle industry, a main talking point throughout the week's meetings was trade, notably the importance of reestablishing trade with China.

Author: 0 Saudi carrier seeks to poach Qatar Airways crews

Such measures may involve delays and raise costs for Qatar; on Monday Fitch put Qatar's AA credit rating on Rating Watch Negative, saying a sustained crisis could hurt its credit outlook. On Monday, the currency came off last week's lows in the spot QAR= and offshore forwards markets QAR1Y=W. The UAE has also ordered its banks to stop dealing with major Qatari lenders.

Author: 0 Britain's May to form new government with Northern Irish party

Anna Soubry, a Conservative MP, said May would have to consider her position. Voters wiped out May's parliamentary majority and dealt a devastating blow to the Conservative Party in a snap election she had called to strengthen her hand in Brexit talks.

Author: 0 Investors bet Trump climate withdrawal to boost United States drilling

Brent crude oil was up 40 cents at US$51.16 a barrel by 0940 GMT (5:40 a.m. ET), while USA light crude gained 40 cents to US$48.72. Libya's output was seen returning to a three-year production peak of about 800,000 barrels a day this week, as the flow from its largest oil field recovered from a technical problem.

Business Gymboree files for bankruptcy protection; plans to close up to 450 stores
Author: 0 Gymboree files for bankruptcy protection; plans to close up to 450 stores

The company also announced its CFO was stepping down for personal reasons, but would stay on as a consultant. To view the full article, register now. It operates 582 Gymboree stores, 172 outlets, 378 value-focused insane 8 stores and 149 upscale Janie and Jack stores worldwide. According to their media relations department, the majority of Gymboree stores will remain open.

Author: 0 Puerto Rican voters support statehood in criticized referendum

A woman leaves a voting booth as Puerto Ricans head to the polls on Sunday to decide whether they want their struggling US territory to become the 51st USA state, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. A Puerto Rican nationalist vilified for his alleged links to a deadly bombing campaign decided on his own to pass up a special award that Puerto Rican Day Parade organizers wanted to give him, hoping to dispel the rancor that had enveloped the NY event, an official said.

Business Crown Resorts Staff Charged With 'Promotion Of Gambling' In China
Author: 0 Crown Resorts Staff Charged With 'Promotion Of Gambling' In China

Up to 18 staff from Australian billionaire James Packer's Crown Resorts have been charged with promoting gambling in China, eight months after being detained. The detainees include Jason O'Connor, an Australian who helped oversee Crown's global VIP business. Among those is Jason O'Connor, the Melbourne-based head of Crown's International VIP programs.

Business Comey Says Trump Pressured Him On Russia Probe
Author: 0 Comey Says Trump Pressured Him On Russia Probe

While the hearing was explicitly meant to focus on FISA, its timing - a day before former FBI Director James Comey will testify for the first time since his firing - led Senators to frequently derail conversation around the intended topic.

Author: 0 Tony Awards: Bette Midler, 'Evan Hansen,' 'Oslo' take home prizes

It also took home Best Orchestration , Best Book of a Musical . Its star Rachel Bay Jones took the Tony for best featured actress in a musical . Dear Evan Hansen was the Tony big victor of the night, winning best new musical at the 2017 Tony Awards.

Business World Day Against Child Labour 2017 Theme and WDACL Quotes
Author: 0 World Day Against Child Labour 2017 Theme and WDACL Quotes

According to a Livemint report, the government past year amended child labour laws to allow children below 14 to work in family businesses and the entertainment industry (excluding circuses) in order to create "a balance between the need for education for a child and reality of the socio-economic condition and social fabric of the country".

Author: 0 Mondi Plc (MNDI) Rating Reiterated by Credit Suisse Group AG

One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the stock. Therefore 52% are positive. The rating was maintained by AlphaValue on Thursday, December 3 with "Buy".The share price of the company (NYSE:GSK) was up +0.83%, with a high of 43.64 during the day and the volume of GlaxoSmithKline PLC shares traded was 2744530.

Author: 0 Trump accuses ex-FBI chief James Comey of lying

He told reporters he wants to get back to issues related to "running our great country", like creating jobs , which was a major campaign promise. The president also denied having asked for a pledge of loyalty, as Comey asserted during Thursday's much-anticipated testimony.

Author: 0 Ocado Group PLC (OCDO) Earns "Hold" Rating from Jefferies Group LLC

Goldman Sachs maintained Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) on Tuesday, September 15 with "Buy" rating. The stock's market capitalization is GBX 713.46 million. This was disclosed in a note on Monday, 12 June. Citigroup maintained Virgin Money Holdings (UK) PLC (LON:VM) rating on Friday, March 4. 04/05/2017 - Indivior had its "Buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Numis Securities.

Author: 0 Gulf crisis threatens Qatar Airways transit business

Qatar has denied allegations that it supports terrorism and has said it is ready to hold talks to end the tensions. Qatar has come under intense pressure from Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain, the Maldives, and Egypt - all of which have broken off ties with Doha - over accusations that the Qatari government sponsors extremist groups, including the Taliban.

Author: 0 The Trump-Comey He Said-He Said Is Now Officially On

Trump wrote earlier on Friday on Twitter that the former FBI head had vindicated him by telling the Senate Intelligence Committee that the president had not been personally under investigation in the Russian Federation probe. US intelligence agencies have said Russian Federation stole private emails and other documents from Democrats and released them publicly past year to embarrass Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and aid Trump .

Author: 0 Puerto Rico upholds statehood demand in contentious vote

Voter turnout was just 23 percent, leading opponents to question the validity of a vote that several political parties had urged their supporters to boycott. Three of Puerto Rico's political parties including the main opposition party had called on their supporters to boycott the referendum, which they labeled a failure.

Author: 0 Taylor Swift returns to Spotify the same day Katy releases album

In 2014, Swift pulled her music from Spotify , claiming that it doesn't compensate what the artist deserves. In a recent interview, the 32-year-old songstress cursed Swift's popular single " Bad blood ", which was reportedly about the duo's prolonged dispute.

Author: 0 Trio detained by anti-terror police in east London following armed raids

Butt had appeared in a television documentary called "The Jihadis Next Door", as one of a group of men who unfurled an Islamic State flag in a park and who had connections with known radical preachers. In March 2016, Italian officers stopped Zaghba at Bologna airport and found IS-related materials on his mobile phone. Criticism immediately flared about how Butt was able to carry out the attack.

Business Gulf states squeeze Qatar as US, Kuwait probe for solution to row
Author: 0 Gulf states squeeze Qatar as US, Kuwait probe for solution to row

Mr Trump told reporters at a White House news conference with the Romanian President: "No civilized nation can tolerate this violence or allow this wicked ideology to spread on its shores". Tillerson has been tapped by Trump to help mediate the worst diplomatic crisis in the Gulf in years. A statement said the list shows that Qatar "announces fighting terrorism on one hand and finances and supports and hosts different terrorist organisations on the other hand".