Finance

British bank pays woman under half that of men

Tesco's United Kingdom and Ireland chief executive Matt Davies said: "While we're pleased that our gender pay gap of 8.7% is significantly below the United King...


Sony Corp. to Launch an AI-based Taxi-Hailing Service in Japan

JapanTaxi says 60,000 cabs, or around one-fourth of cabs in Japan, are enlisted on its administration, which it claims gives it the greatest marketshare among...


WBA takeout of AmerisourceBergen could boost non-GAAP EPS 10% - Mizuho

TRV has diverse figures for different time frames; starting from week's performance its showing bearish trend of -2.39% in last five regular trading sessions. T...


India Slaps Google With $21M Abuse Of Dominance Fine

The CCI says that Google, through the design of its search engines, has not only placed its own commercial flight unit at a prominent position, it has also al...


Qualcomm Rejects Broadcom's Unsolicited $120 Billion Offer, Holds Out For More Cash

Broadcom is waving a hell of a lot of benjamins in front of Qualcomm's face, with a huge $ 121 billion offer thrown onto the table last week, and once agai...


ESPN's streaming service will cost $4.99 and launch this spring

Tuesday's investor call was a busy one for Disney, who took the opportunity to lock down plans for multiple Star Wars TV projects along with a new film serie...


Florida woman flushes pet hamster down airport toilet after being denied passage

Spirit Airlines denies that they recommended Aldecosea flush the animal, and told The Guardian that "it is incredibly disheartening to hear this guest rep...


Britain's Tesco faces record $5.6 billion equal pay claim

The Asda case involves almost 20,000 shopworkers and the most recent ruling backed their right to compare their jobs to those of their mostly male colleagues ...


Kenyan Broadcasters Back On Air After Government Block

Rights activist Njonjo Mue said Monday the peaceful demonstration with about 100 protesters was to express outrage against the government's "blatant violation o...


Jerome Powell swears as president of the Federal Reserve with fearful markets

Trump to talk "America First" at Davos, as his Fed nominee wins Senate approval The Senate has approved Jerome Powell to be the next chairman of the Federal ...



ICICI Bank Q3 net falls 32%

Meanwhile, the net NPAs fell to Rs 23,810 crore against Rs 24,129 crore quarter on quarter. Domestic loan growth for the bank picked up speed during the quart...


BBC Cuts Pay of Male Journalists After 'Pay Gap' Outcry

Media institutions such as the BBC are creating systems which routinely discriminate against women and expecting their own employees to volunteer for pay cuts...


US Market Indexes Report Another Day of Losses

Although the recent uptick in bond yields has prompted some analysts to question how much longer relatively risky stocks will remain attractive relative to Tr...


Challenges Arun Jaitley Faces In Government's Last Full-Year Budget

India Finance Minister in the BJP-led Government Yashwant Sinha changed the practice, inherited from the British era, of announcing the Budget at 5 PM on th...


Pro-Russian Milos Zeman wins Czech Republic presidential runoff

The Czech Statistics Office said Zeman had 55.9 percent of the vote with results from 50 percent of some 15,000 polling stations counted on Saturday. Zeman is...


Apple to Axe Current iPhone X After Slow Sales

Nearly every analyst expects its sales to drop significantly during the current quarter. The report cites predictions from KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, ...


Dow climbs above 26000 points

The recent rally came off Wall Street on the day as traders struggled to find direction, though the Dow did stay above 26,000. USA stocks started lower with...


IBM returns to growth after six years, but dour forecast hits shares

Wall Street was looking for fourth quarter non-GAAP earnings of $5.17 a share on revenue of $22.06 billion. Annual revenue for 2017 was $79.14 billion. In ...


16 held in connection with seizure of Rs 96cr in old notes

A team from the Reserve Bank of India ( RBI ) and the Income Tax (IT) Department will disclose the exact amount of the seized currency later, said the officer...


Ford Ranger debuts at Detroit auto show

A "torture tested" 2019 Ranger offers new technology and all-terrain options created to woo outdoor adventurers. One could be forgiven for assuming the Ranger...


MLK nephew: Trump 'racially ignorant and racially uninformed'

Using the hashtag #ThankYouMLK50, Twitter users are encouraged to express their sentiments in reference to MLK. "Our goal is to honor and promote the philos...


Moneygram and Ripple Partner to speed up Transactions

That announcement related to the decision by Texas-based MoneyGram to trial the use of XRP in order to speed up and reduce the cost of transferring money. The...


Supermarket Tesco enjoys Christmas sales leap

Tesco said its biggest ever sales week in the United Kingdom was over Christmas, with 58 million customer transactions and 770,000 online grocery deliveries in...


Toyota, Mazda to Open Shared Plant in Alabama

Other foreign automakers have built plants across the South as well. The announcement also comes at a time of declining US auto industry sales, so it could ex...


OPEC members not keen on Brent prices above $60

March Brent rose 12 cents, or 0.2%, to $67.90 on ICE Futures Europe. "You're so long this market at this point, you could certainly get more interest at these...


Serena Williams Pulls Out Of Australian Open

Defending champion Serena Williams pulled out of the Australian Open on Friday, saying she was " super close " but still not at the level she needs to...


Get a free sober ride this NYE from Shakopee PD

Johnson said in a statement. "By offering free rides on New Year's Eve, Major Brands hopes everyone will make getting home safe and responsible consumption th...


SoftBank acquires a 20 percent stake in Uber

The company still faces numerous legal challenges, including a massive trade secrets lawsuit with Alphabet's self-driving vehicle unit Waymo and multiple govern...


China's First Amphibious Aircraft Performs Inaugural flight

However, it made only one brief flight in 1947. 24 de diciembre de 2017, 08:47Beijing, Dec 24 (Prensa Latina) Chinese authorities performed today the inaugura...


3GPP declares first 5G NR spec complete

The ratification took place at a RAN plenary meeting in Lisbon, Portugal, with the first reports surfacing on Twitter. The 5G NR lower layer specifications ha...


Dissecting the Insider Trading Patterns of Devon Energy Corporation (DVN)

The stock increased 0.10% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $10.45. Fmr Llc bought 1.00M shares as the company's stock declined 13.09% while st...


Commerce sets final duties on Bombardier totaling nearly 300 percent

Bombardier plans to build the planes in Mobile, Alabama, where Airbus assembles narrow-body jets. The final AD rate was set at 79.82 percent and the final CVD ...


Foreign Office Minister condemns North Korean actor for WannaCry attacks

North Korea tested a nuclear weapon in September, its sixth and most powerful nuclear bomb test. Experts believe that North Korea has more than one ICBM launc...


Newcastle United need points and soon, says goalkeeper Rob Elliot

At that time, the victory propelled them to seventh spot in the Premier League table, just two points off the Champions League places. Mesut Ozil's stunni...