Business US' Tillerson urges Saudi allies to ease Qatar blockade
Author: 0 US' Tillerson urges Saudi allies to ease Qatar blockade

Trump initially took sides with the Saudi-led group before apparently being nudged into a more even-handed approach when USA defense officials renewed praise of Doha, mindful of the major US military base hosted by Qatar that serves, in part, as a launchpad for strikes on Islamic State jihadists.

Business Are you with us or with Qatar, Saudi King asks Sharif
Author: 0 Are you with us or with Qatar, Saudi King asks Sharif

Gulf states transport ministers and aviation officials kicked off a meeting on Thursday at the United Nations aviation agency's headquarters in Montreal to discuss the airspace standoff resulting from the Arab world's biggest powers decision to cut ties with Qatar .

Author: 0 Barclays and bank chiefs facing fraud conspiracy charges

Barclays, Varley and Jenkins were also charged with providing unlawful financial assistance. Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) has said it "is considering its position" after the Serious Fraud Office today launched criminal charges against the bank for offences related to a £7.3bn emergency cash injection from Qatar in 2008 which staved off a United Kingdom government bail-out.

Author: 0 Technology CEOs urged to join Trump initiative

Chris Liddell , a White House official who directs the American Technology Council and is a former Microsoft and General Motors Co chief financial officer, said on Friday the Trumpadministration aimed to improve government services to at least the level of the private sector.

Author: 0 Sensex, Nifty Inch Higher In Early Trade

The 30-scrip Sensitive Index ( Sensex ) of the BSE , which opened at 31,392.53 points, traded at 31,349.71 points - up 38.14 points or 0.12 per cent, from its previous close at 31,311.57 points. The wider NSE Nifty rose by 71.75 points or 0.75 per cent to trade at 9,659.80 points. USA stocks rose on Monday, with the S&P 500 and the Dow hitting record highs with growth sectors such as technology in favour again as investors appeared to regain confidence in the economy after upbeat comments ...

Author: 0 Britain, EU begin formal Brexit talks

In short press statements, the EU's chief negotiator, Michel Barnier , said he hoped Monday's discussions can "identify priorities and timetable that would allow me to report...that we had a constructive opening of negotiations". "I am certain it is soluble". "When we eventually get to the stage where the council decide we have made enough progress, both sets of dialogue will continue, including free trade".

Business Britain still questions Brexit payment idea
Author: 0 Britain still questions Brexit payment idea

British ministers insist the final sum will not be anything like that. Still, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson remained upbeat Monday and thinks that the Brexit negotiations will yield "a happy resolution that can be done with profit and honor for both sides".

Author: 0 Here's Why Clovis Oncology (CLVS) Stock Skyrocketed Today

It fall, as 30 investors sold Clovis Oncology Inc shares while 48 reduced holdings. As of the end of the quarter Fny Partners Fund Lp had acquired a total of 10 shares growing its position 66.7%. Clovis Oncology, Inc .is now trading 5.67% above its 20-day and 25.43% versus the 200-day simple moving averages while 9.17% compared with its 50-day simple moving average.

Business Pay Rs 710 cr by July 4, SC tells Subrata Roy
Author: 0 Pay Rs 710 cr by July 4, SC tells Subrata Roy

Sahara's senior counsel Kapil Sibal told a bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra that it had sold the Grosvenor House to GH Equity UK and the later needs permission for transfer of funds, which will come within 10 working days. In the meantime, the official liquidator of Bombay High Court on Monday submitted for the approval of the top court the terms and conditions and the schedule for the auction of Sahara's Aamby valley property.

Author: 0 Pakistan leapfrogs to sixth place in ICC ODI rankings

To avoid unnecessary and unwelcomed tensions, security personnel were deployed outside cricketer M. S. Dhoni's residence soon after the match. Following are five key moments that helped Pakistan win the Champions Trophy for the first time with a crushing 180-run victory over holders India at The Oval in London on Sunday.

Business Kyle Larson holds off Chase Elliott to win at Michigan
Author: 0 Kyle Larson holds off Chase Elliott to win at Michigan

My dad is here today, too, so I'm looking forward to celebrating with him. While broadcasters sought the 3 p.m. starts, it gets fans back home in many parts of MI and Ontario close to 9 p.m, or later, with Monday morning beckoning. he now comes back to a track he has been extremely successful at despite not winning. And in both of those stages, he claimed wins after passes on Larson.

Business And so it begins: Brexit talks to focus 1st on orderly exit
Author: 0 And so it begins: Brexit talks to focus 1st on orderly exit

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel told Sunday's Welt am Sonntag newspaper that "maybe there is now a chance to achieve a so-called "soft Brexit.'" But he said staying in the single market would require Britain to accept European Union workers" freedom of movement.

Business NZ dollar slips as Fed's Dudley talks up US inflation
Author: 0 NZ dollar slips as Fed's Dudley talks up US inflation

New York Fed president William Dudley is due to take part in a roundtable with local business leaders later on Monday. Dudley , viewed as an influential voice on the rate-setting Federal Open Market Committee, also sounded a positive note on the US economy overall, while saying the central bank wanted to tighten monetary policy "very judiciously" to avoid derailing the expansion that began in mid-2009.

Business Oil prices dip on fears Middle East rift could harm OPEC cuts
Author: 0 Oil prices dip on fears Middle East rift could harm OPEC cuts

Oil futures were down Wednesday over concerns over rising USA production ahead of weekly stockpile and output data from the Energy Department . The organization members and other producers, including Russian Federation, had pledged to cut output by about 1.8 million barrels per day in order to shore up oil prices.

Author: 0 Greek PM renews call for lenders to tackle Greece's debt

The IMF had insisted repeatedly that Greece's debt is not sustainable, and that the country would require significant debt relief from Europe before the fund could approve a new loan programme. Paris has proposed a mechanism of flexibility to lessen Greek debt repayment based on its economic growth. The details of this mechanism will only be specified at the end of the bailout, alongside the rest of the debt-relief measures, but the aim is to ensure that if Greece is growing less than ...

Author: 0 Verizon Completes $4.48 Billion Acquisition of Yahoo; Marissa Leaves with $23 Million

Meanwhile, the CEO Marrisa Mayer is also stepping down from her post . A Verizon spokesperson told Portada that it will be providing updates on the Latin American and U.S. Portada reached out to Yahoo's team about how this change will affect Yahoo's Latin American and U.S. Hispanic operations, but they weren't ready to comment on that matter.

Author: 0 How Many Shire PLC (LON:SHP)'s Analysts Are Bearish?

The rating was initiated by Bernstein on Monday, August 22 with "Outperform". JP Morgan downgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Friday, October 7 report. Teton reported 0.16% stake. Private Advisor Grp Incorporated Llc has invested 0.03% in Sinclair Pharma PLC (LON:SPH). Metropolitan Life Insur has invested 0.02% in Sinclair Pharma PLC (LON:SPH).

Business Moody's Cuts Ratings on Australia's Big Banks on Housing Concern
Author: 0 Moody's Cuts Ratings on Australia's Big Banks on Housing Concern

Australia's largest banks have been dealt a serious double blow. It comes after Standard & Poors reaffirmed the big four's ratings, while downgrading smaller banks because of the risk of a house price correction. Crossbench senator Nick Xenophon tried, but failed, to amend the legislation to ensure the levy would apply to foreign banks with significant assets such as HSBC or BNP Paribas, arguing the levy unfairly disadvantaged Australian banks.

Author: 0 Colourful Conservative Davidson blunts drive for Scottish independence

A surge in votes for the Tories saw SNP stalwarts Alex Salmond and Angus Robertson lose their seats in what's been considered a strong night for Ruth Davidson's party. A lot of Labour supporters were thought to be considering voting tactically for the Conservatives in order to register their opposition to a second independence referendum.

Author: 0 Pacquiao-Horn bout to be shown live on ESPN in the US

Manny Pacquiao , one of the biggest stars in boxing history, is coming to ESPN. Top pay-per-view boxing draw Manny Pacquiao will step into the basic cable Tv ring when ESPN televises live the boxer's July 1 fight against Jeff Horn. Juan Manuel Marquez (11/12/11) and Pacquiao vs. Tim Bradley (4/12/14). "Working with Top Rank on a match normally seen on pay-per-view is a significant moment for ESPN and for boxing fans", ESPN president John Skipper was quoted as saying in the same report.

Business Pakistan lift maiden Champions Trophy, beat India by 180 runs
Author: 0 Pakistan lift maiden Champions Trophy, beat India by 180 runs

For what they've been through - you talk about our players not playing at home. "They had an wonderful tournament". But a brilliant century by Fakhar Zaman laid the foundations for an imposing total of 338 for four and Mohammad Amir came up with a devastating opening spell to rip out the cream of India's batting, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan .

Author: 0 Boeing launches 737 MAX 10 with 240 orders, commitments

It would enter into service in roughly the 2020 time frame'. An artist's conception shows a 737 MAX 10 jet flying over Paris . More peacefully, there'll be the launch of a distress beacon with an integrated Global Positioning System transmitter to help locate planes that go down — an issue of vital importance after the failure to locate Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 that disappeared with 239 passengers and crew on March 8, 2014.

Author: 0 Lion Air provisionally orders 50 Boeing 737 MAX 10 jetliners

Macron, trying to raise his global profile, appears to have chosen the A400-M to give a boost of confidence to the long-troubled European military transporter project. Boeing and Norwegian today announced at the 2017 Paris Air Show that the carrier has selected Boeing to provide all its flight training needs.

Business Restoring powersharing the priority as Brexit talks begin, says Irish minister
Author: 0 Restoring powersharing the priority as Brexit talks begin, says Irish minister

Instead of gaining an increased majority, the Conservative Party lost seats and ended up as the largest party in a hung parliament, becoming dependent to govern on a hastily cobbled-together supply and confidence arrangement with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party- hardly an ideal scenario with the important formal Brexit negotiations with the European Union set to begin next week.

Author: 0 Analyst Coverage Updates - Babcock International Group (LON:BAB)

It has a 94.87 P/E ratio. The Firm operates through four divisions: North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and South America. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.72 in Q4 2016. Recently, In an analyst report revealed to investors on Monday, 12 June, Bp (LON:BP) shares have had their "Overweight" Rating restate by professional analysts at JP Morgan Cazenove, who now has a GBX 530.00 target price per share on firm.

Business India seen holding rates steady, RBI expected to sound less hawkish
Author: 0 India seen holding rates steady, RBI expected to sound less hawkish

SLR is the percentage of deposits banks must park in government securities. The RBI also seems to have chosen not to lay great store by the lower inflation numbers, stating that easing of inflation, excluding food and fuel, "may be transient in view of its underlying stickiness in a situation of rising rural wage growth and strong consumption demand".

Business Grenfell Tower: Number of people presumed dead up to 79
Author: 0 Grenfell Tower: Number of people presumed dead up to 79

The death toll of the London tower block fire has risen to 58, police said yesterday. British officials say they are helping the Syrian family of the first officially confirmed victim of the London tower blaze to come to Britain . Hundreds have been left homeless by the blaze, putting more pressure on officials in a city already plagued by a chronic housing shortage. "Again, I would urge them if that is you, I don't care the reason, please, please contact us".

Author: 0 UK official looking for 'positive' Brexit talks

But the situation is very different from 12 months ago when the Brexiteers were riding high, with Prime Minister Theresa May's entire approach called into question after a disastrous election performance on June 8. He also raised the prospect of an agreement on the ECJ's jurisdiction, which Ms May has pledged to end as part of the Brexit negotiations . Just as importantly, he added this: "But there is a possible worse outcome and that is a deal that is deliberately structured to punish ...

Author: 0 Indian equity markets slip on US Fed rate-hike

While there has been some speculation that the People's Bank of China could follow suit, on Thursday China's interest rates for open market operations remained unchanged. The Thomson Reuters/HKEX Global CNH index, which tracks the offshore yuan against a basket of currencies on a daily basis, stood at 94.24, weaker than the previous day's 94.26.