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Money Steady hiring climate forecasted for Waterloo Region
Author: 0 Steady hiring climate forecasted for Waterloo Region

Based on the valid responses of 1,018 Taiwanese companies, the percentage of hiring managers anticipating a positive outlook was derived by subtracting employers expecting a decrease in employment from those who foresee an increase , as well as making adjustments for seasonal factors.

Money Target to buy Shipt, promises same-day delivery by end of 2019
Author: 0 Target to buy Shipt, promises same-day delivery by end of 2019

It now maintains a network of 20,000 shoppers in 72 markets. But in addition to customer membership fees, that number also includes the total volume of orders that flows through its platform and into its partner grocers' coffers. This all-cash acquisition will be immaterial to Target's near-term financial results. The traditional brick-and-mortar retailer announced a $550 million purchase of Shipt , which it said will bring same-day delivery to about half of its stores by early 2018.

Money PM attacks UPA govt for banking sector crisis
Author: 0 PM attacks UPA govt for banking sector crisis

Prime Minister Narendra Modi slammed the United Progressive Alliance (UPA ) regime on Wednesday for leaving behind a messed-up banking sector as well as hapless homebuyers, while asserting that the current National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government was replacing old and archaic policies with new frameworks to generate employment and help small and medium businesses compete globally.

Money Skies partially clear for Geminid meteor shower
Author: 0 Skies partially clear for Geminid meteor shower

The annual Geminid meteor shower is back, and will peak tonight during the overnight hours between midnight and dawn. For this reason, 3200 Phaethon is sometimes referred to as a "rock comet". With 3200 Phaethon being so close to earth, there will certainly be a chance that you can see it late at night during its passing if you own a telescope.

Money Ryanair to face down IALPA threatened strike
Author: 0 Ryanair to face down IALPA threatened strike

Ryanair has this afternoon received the attached notice from the Aer Lingus pilots union IALPA of a 24 hour strike "by pilots directly employed by Ryanair" on Wednesday 20 Dec 2017. They continued: "Ryanair is surprised that IALPA has threatened to disrupt Christmas week travel when IALPA's own numbers confirm it has the support of less than 28 per cent of Ryanair's over 300 Dublin pilots".

Money EU Signs Off On Easyjet Takeover Of Air Berlin Assets
Author: 0 EU Signs Off On Easyjet Takeover Of Air Berlin Assets

The Austrian transport ministry said it would repatriate any Niki passengers stranded overseas by cancelled flights. It also told clients who have booked their flight with a tour operator to contact the operator directly. The Commission said it would now limit its review to LGW. Lufthansa said on Wednesday it still meant to pursue growth plans for its Eurowings budget subsidiary and would apply for any Niki slots that become free in the event of an insolvency.

Money SpaceX delays launch attempt to Wednesday
Author: 0 SpaceX delays launch attempt to Wednesday

The company's Falcon 9 rocket will carry a Dragon capsule (also reused from a previous mission) packed with research materials, crew supplies, and hardware for the ISS. The Dragon spacecraft - scheduled to arrive at the station later in the weekend - will be packed with almost 4,900 pounds of cargo. The fresh residents, led by Soyuz commander Anton Shkaplerov, will fly to the station inside the Russian Soyuz MS-07 spacecraft.

Money Westfield to Sell 35 Malls to European Real Estate Giant for $25B
Author: 0 Westfield to Sell 35 Malls to European Real Estate Giant for $25B

Shareholders will receive $10.01 in cash and shares, per share. The deal creates a combined platform of 104 assets worldwide that attract 1.2 billion visits annually. "We started small and we took Westfield to the world". Lowy said: "The transaction announced today is the culmination of the strategic journey Westfield has been on since its 2014 restructure".

Money Facebook will no longer route tax through Ireland in global shake up
Author: 0 Facebook will no longer route tax through Ireland in global shake up

European Union lawmakers also are considering new rules to force big tech companies such as Facebook and Google to pay more into national coffers amid claims that these tech giants sidestep domestic tax rules despite generating billions of euros annually from citizens across Europe and elsewhere.

Money Netflix Defends 'Creepy' Tweet About 'A Christmas Prince'
Author: 0 Netflix Defends 'Creepy' Tweet About 'A Christmas Prince'

When writer Amanda Bell asked Netflix why they were calling out people for their viewing habits, no matter how unusual, they replied, "I just want to make sure you're okay". That works out to almost one viewing a day, and while Bee Movie is a confirmed classic, I seriously would also like to know if this person is okay?? It's what you'd expect from Facebook and Google, whose product you happen to be.

Money Salvation Army calls for more bell ringers, donations
Author: 0 Salvation Army calls for more bell ringers, donations

Casey says, "They all fall into the category of needing Christmas". The organization warns potential donors to always make sure they're giving money to a legitimate Salvation Army representative. A press release said bell ringers are needed to work kettle sites in Manitowoc and Two Rivers, and added "A two-hour shift will help us changes lives".

Author: 0 Inflation hits six-year high at 3.1 per cent

The inflation numbers also exceeded RBI estimates that retail inflation numbers will remain within 4.2 per cent to 4.6 per cent. Meanwhile, data on Tuesday also showed the country's factory output growth slipped to 2.2 per cent in October, from 4.14 per cent in September, mainly on account of a deceleration in manufacturing and mining outputs.

Money Snowstorm Halts Flights at Heathrow Airport
Author: 0 Snowstorm Halts Flights at Heathrow Airport

Flights were temporarily suspended at Birmingham Airport while snow was cleared from the runway. 'As always, Heathrow's top priority is the safety of passengers, we apologise to those whose travel is being affected by today's weather. Germany and France were were also hit by snow, and flurries were even seen as far south as Venice in northern Italy. Up to 30cm (12in) of snow has fallen in Brecon in Wales and gusts of 90mph have been recorded in the English Channel.

Money Site C decision coming Monday
Author: 0 Site C decision coming Monday

BC Hydro says the dam, slated to be built on the Peace River near Fort St. John in northern B.C., would produce about 4,600 gigawatt hours of electricity each year - enough to power about 400,000 homes. Gray said the group has not heard from NDP supporters who are in favour of Site C completion. Economists warned that cancelling the Site C dam would have driven up the province's debt as it is measured against the size of the economy; the debt-to-GDP ratio would have increased by roughly ...

Money Mum thrown off flight for breastfeeding
Author: 0 Mum thrown off flight for breastfeeding

When the flight was delayed due to weather, her son became restless, so she chose to breastfeed him, hoping he'd fall asleep by the time the airplane's door closed. "I think we deserve to know that". "My parents and my young son are completely traumatised from this experience", Rui wrote. Spirit refunded the woman and her family for their tickets.

Money White House: US 'looks forward to participating' in Olympics in South Korea
Author: 0 White House: US 'looks forward to participating' in Olympics in South Korea

On Thursday, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said "no official decision has been made" on US participation but that the goal is to attend. I trust the USOC 100 percent and I know that they would do the best for all of their athletes". Would Vonn accept a White House invitation? Heather Nauert, a State Department spokeswoman, tweeted, "We have a long-standing and successful relationship with the Republic of #Korea".

Money Local weather warning over Saturday night snow
Author: 0 Local weather warning over Saturday night snow

As well as salting roads, local authorities will activate their severe weather assessment teams which will be working over the weekend. The co-ordination group advised the public to follow update in the media and online that driving conditions could be hard until Monday.

Money Director Bryan Singer Sued For Allegedly Raping Teen in 2003
Author: 0 Director Bryan Singer Sued For Allegedly Raping Teen in 2003

The lawsuit said that director offered Guzman to come on a tour, the lawsuit claimed, when they both reached into a room, the director "forced Cesar to the floor, shoved Cesar's face against his crotch area and demanded Cesar perform oral sex on him".

Money Sensex zooms 301 points to close at 33250; Nifty finishes at 10265
Author: 0 Sensex zooms 301 points to close at 33250; Nifty finishes at 10265

The index finally ended at 32949.21, up 352.03 points, or 1.08 per cent - its biggest single-day gain since November 1, when it had surged 387.14 points. All the BSE sectoral indices led by Telecom (+4.8%), consumer durables (+2.49%), capital goods (+2.1%), power (+2.1%), Realty (+2.06%), Auto (+1.9%), metal (+1.8%) and oil and gas (+1.17%), were trading in the green.

Money National Hockey League says it will consider Seattle expansion bid
Author: 0 National Hockey League says it will consider Seattle expansion bid

Though Seattle has never had an NHL team, the Pacific Coast Hockey Association's Seattle Metropolitans were the first USA -based team to win the Stanley Cup in 1917. "Our plan is just to look at Seattle at this point". "We saw the (Vancouver) Canucks are really excited to come here and get beat". "We're not market protecting.

Money Airlines to Ban Smart Luggages
Author: 0 Airlines to Ban Smart Luggages

American Airlines and Delta Airlines have both released statements saying they will no longer accept such "smart bags" as checked or carry-on luggage if the lithium-ion batteries within the bags can not be removed as the batteries pose a fire hazard risk and may catch fire during a flight.

Money Xiaomi unveils Redmi 5 smartphone with 18:9 display
Author: 0 Xiaomi unveils Redmi 5 smartphone with 18:9 display

According to the teasers and promo videos, the larger Redmi 5 Plus is expected to sport narrower bezels than the Redmi 5 . The feature highlights of the Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus incorporate the utilization of an 18:9 show viewpoint proportion, giving an immersive wide-screen impact that as per Xiaomi is better to game and media utilization, aside from a delicate conditioned selfie light for enhanced low-light photography.

Money Mecklenburg County won't pay hacker, Kinston had previous ransomware attack
Author: 0 Mecklenburg County won't pay hacker, Kinston had previous ransomware attack

It's unclear what the hackers will do if they don't receive the ransom amount. Diorio said the county hadn't ruled out paying the ransom, but understood that could be risky. "Once you're in that situation, you really have no good option, so a lot of people and companies end up paying", he said. A spokeswoman told WFAE workers are manually processing arrests.

Author: 0 Air pollution can impair brain development in babies, warns UNICEF report

The UNICEF study used satellite imagery to identify an infant population of 12 million in South Asia at greatest risk from pollution, exceeding air pollution limits set by the World Health Organization by sixfold. It found that pregnant women exposed to air pollution were more likely to give birth to underweight babies. Mr. Lake suggests that children should be saved from the toxicity in the air.

Money Memorials being held to remember victims of 1989 Montreal Massacre
Author: 0 Memorials being held to remember victims of 1989 Montreal Massacre

December 6 is a day to remember them and all women who have lost their lives to violence. Victims of violence are also gathering at Barrie city hall on Wednesday night for a ceremony and to remember the Dec.6, 1989 massacre. "They're stepping up and recognizing that gender-based violence is not okay", Keefer said. Specifically, in 2015, the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC), of which the National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) is an affiliate, partnered with the University of ...

Money Glassdoor Announces the Best Places to Work in 2018
Author: 0 Glassdoor Announces the Best Places to Work in 2018

Expedia, which topped the ranking a year ago, came in 14th place in the poll. Glassdoor just released its top 100 US -based companies to work for next year. To be eligible, a company had to have at least 75 approved reviews from US -based employees submitted between November 1, 2016, and October 22, 2017, with a minimum 3.5 percent overall company rating and a minimum 2.5 across workplace factor ratings (career opportunities, compensation & benefits , culture & values, senior ...

Money Rape allegations in protective order filed against Oklahoma running back Anderson
Author: 0 Rape allegations in protective order filed against Oklahoma running back Anderson

As Jake Trotter of ESPN .com notes, the woman said in the filing that she was drinking at a bar on November 16 when she met Anderson, whom she had never met before. "There are undoubtedly true victims of sexual assault, for whom Mr. Anderson carries a tremendous amount of compassion". The Washington Post does not normally name the victims of sexual assault.

Money Starbucks opens its largest location in China
Author: 0 Starbucks opens its largest location in China

Customers can point their mobile devices around the Roastery for the Starbucks AR experience - accessible through the custom-designed Roastery digital web-app platform or on Alibaba's Taobao app. But Starbucks, which entered China 18 years ago, still sees remarkably strong growth in China, where many consumers view it as an aspirational brand.

Money Disney Resumes Talks to Buy Most of 21st Century Fox's Assets
Author: 0 Disney Resumes Talks to Buy Most of 21st Century Fox's Assets

About 4.24 million shares traded. Texas Permanent School Fund holds 0.05% of its portfolio in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc . It has underperformed by 21.05% the S&P500. The stock of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc . (NASDAQ: FOXA ) on Tuesday, December 13 with "Outperform" rating. Wedbush maintained Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc .

Money Score sweet deals on National Cookie Day
Author: 0 Score sweet deals on National Cookie Day

According to the San Jose Mercury News , Mrs. Fields was actually founded on December 4th, exactly 40 years ago, in Palo Alto. Read on to find out where to find deals on National Cookie Day and beyond. Until Dec. 8, you can get a bag for free with coupons at supermarkets like Shop'n Save and Cub Foods . And they'll be available through December 31, and if they're a success, the company told TODAY Food, they may move onto menus permanently.

Money YouTube to hire more screeners to seek out offensive video
Author: 0 YouTube to hire more screeners to seek out offensive video

Google, which owns YouTube , announced on Monday that next year it would expand its total workforce to more than 10,000 people responsible for reviewing content that could violate its policies. In addition to getting 10,000 Google employees' help, YouTube also plans to conjure up stricter criteria to consult when deciding which channels are eligible for advertising.

Money One year later, Apple agrees to pay Ireland $15B in back taxes
Author: 0 One year later, Apple agrees to pay Ireland $15B in back taxes

So the Commission referred the Irish government to the European Court of Justice in October due to Ireland's non-compliance with the 2016 ruling. The Ireland Department of Finance announced it has reached an agreement with Apple Inc.to put almost $15 billion in escrow while its dispute with the European Commission over alleged unpaid taxes proceeds through the courts.

Money CME Group To Offer Bitcoin Futures Trading
Author: 0 CME Group To Offer Bitcoin Futures Trading

CBOE Global Markets Inc. said Monday that it will launch trading of bitcoin futures on Sunday, Dec. 10. The first USA bitcoin futures will start trading next week, as dueling Chicago futures exchanges seek to cash in on surging investor interest in the digital currency.