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Money NZ passport one of world's most powerful
Author: 0 NZ passport one of world's most powerful

This is the first time an Asian country has had the most powerful passport in the world, according to Arton Capital. To make our biometric passports harder to forge or tamper, new visa page designs and additional security attributes will be added.

Money Daimler, VW raided by European Union staff in widening cartel searches
Author: 0 Daimler, VW raided by European Union staff in widening cartel searches

Volkswagen said investigators on Monday examined documents at its headquarters in Wolfsburg and its premium carmaker Audi's offices in the southern German city of Ingolstadt. German carmakers have always been aggressive advocates of diesel technology. Under European rules, the first firm to come forward with evidence of anticompetitive behaviour can be spared the worst of the punishment.

Money UK Economy Expands More Than Forecast In Q3
Author: 0 UK Economy Expands More Than Forecast In Q3

The eurozone's growth rate also caught up with the United Kingdom in 2016, and has outpaced the United Kingdom so far this year. Markets are now pricing in an 80% chance of a rate rise next week, but the central bank has disappointed on this score before.

Money NAACP Warns Black Travelers About Flying American Airlines After
Author: 0 NAACP Warns Black Travelers About Flying American Airlines After "Disturbing" Incidents

The NAACP has issued a travel advisory against American Airlines , warning African-American travelers to tread lightly, for their safety might be compromised if they choose to fly with the airline. And we do it professionally and safely every day for more than 500,000 customers across five continents, " said the memo, which was released on the company's web site.

Money Bank of Canada maintains key interest rate at 1 pct
Author: 0 Bank of Canada maintains key interest rate at 1 pct

Another growing concern for the central bank is the "unexplained softness" of Canadian inflation. Those moves came amid signs that Canada's economy was heating up, but since then economic indicators have been more subdued, which helps to explain the bank's cautious tone.

Money Treasury opposes arbitration rules for consumers suing banks
Author: 0 Treasury opposes arbitration rules for consumers suing banks

However, it is inexcusable when plaintiffs' lawyers and consumer advocates blatantly distort the impact that the override of the arbitration rule will have on members of the military. But Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat from MA who is a proponent of the CFPB, has said the rule would have allowed " working families to hold big banks accountable when they're cheated".

Money Amazon launches smart security camera and lock that works with Alexa
Author: 0 Amazon launches smart security camera and lock that works with Alexa

As expected, Amazon has turned its eye toward in-home delivery with today's introduction of Amazon Key . The Seattle-based internet retailer has launched Amazon Key , a new service for Prime members that uses a camera and Wi-Fi-connected lock to allow packages to be stashed inside homes, according to a Wednesday news release.

Money Sadiq Khan plans to charge diesel drivers £24 a day in London
Author: 0 Sadiq Khan plans to charge diesel drivers £24 a day in London

The new £10 "T-charge", introduced on 23 October, comes in addition to the £11.50 congestion charge, taking the total cost to £21.50 for some lorries. But the T-Charge has divided public opinion, with many accusing the scheme of targeting Britain's poorest drivers. Shaun Bailey, Conservative London Assembly member and menber of the Environment Committee, says NO.

Author: 0 FAA investigating another Air Canada incident at San Francisco Airport

As part of the probe into why this latest incident occurred, federal investigators will listen to air traffic and cockpit recordings, interview pilots and controllers, and examine communications equipment. A pilot of a plane on the ground had also inquired about the Air Canada plane's status. This isn't the first time that Air Canada has had issues at SFO.

Money Lord & Taylor sells landmark Fifth Avenue store
Author: 0 Lord & Taylor sells landmark Fifth Avenue store

The agreement brings some respite to the Toronto-based owner of Saks Fifth Avenue, which has been cutting thousands of jobs as it copes with an industry-wide slump for department stores. He added that WeWork, which provides shared workspace for entrepreneurs and startups, is paying a 30 percent premium to the Lord & Taylor building's last appraised value.

Author: 0 Tesla to Build Factory in China

Wholly foreign-owned entities are allowed in Shanghai's free-trade zone, which was established in 2013, although products made there are... The company entered into a preliminary deal with the municipal government of Shanghai that would give the automaker ownership of its manufacturing facility , said two people who are familiar with the dealings.

Money Apple hit with trademark lawsuit over iPhone X
Author: 0 Apple hit with trademark lawsuit over iPhone X "animoji" feature

Apple has a record of the said app as it is now available for download on the App Store. Tokyo's Emonster kk filed the case against Apple on Wednesday in a San Francisco federal court and stressed that they possess the US trademark on the term " animoji " and Apple's use of the word is a prime example of deliberate infringement.

Money Alphabet leads $1bn investment in Lyft
Author: 0 Alphabet leads $1bn investment in Lyft

This has placed the transport network with more formidable momentum to keep competing with Uber , which has scared the older company enough that it actually got into trouble with the Federal Bureau of Investigation for corporate espionage activities against Lyft .

Money Laptops might be banned from checked bags on planes
Author: 0 Laptops might be banned from checked bags on planes

The fear is that a fire in the hold could have catastrophic consequences, including the potential loss of an aircraft. The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) will consider calls for a ban submitted by the US Federal Aviation Administration when its unsafe goods panel meets later this month.

Money Eighth boy dies after Ikea dresser crushes him
Author: 0 Eighth boy dies after Ikea dresser crushes him

Feldman added, "It has always been our view that furniture stability should be built into a dresser and anchoring should be a secondary method of securing furniture". "We have to do better, because these are just ticking land mines in a child's bedroom." At the time they offered a full refund for any pieces manufactured between 2002 and 2016, or a free fix kit that included a wall anchor to prevent the tall items from tipping.

Money Red Wings, Andreas Athanasiou agree to one-year deal
Author: 0 Red Wings, Andreas Athanasiou agree to one-year deal

Athanasiou had until December 1 to sign with a club, the Red Wings leaving at least some time to spare. The Red Wings' negotiations Athanasiou's agent had been gridlocked for the entirety of the National Hockey League offseason. According to CapFriendly, the Red Wings have $0 in cap space with 22 players on their 23-man roster. Sproul, 24, played in 27 games with the Red Wings last season before suffering a knee injury that cut short his season.

Money Tom Steyer Made Ad Calling For Trump's Impeachment
Author: 0 Tom Steyer Made Ad Calling For Trump's Impeachment

Billionaire Democrat Tom Steyer , a liberal megadonor who pumped $91 million into the bank accounts of Democratic candidates in 2016 alone, is launching a campaign to impeach President Trump . Mr Steyer explained that he is funding the effort " to demand that elected officials take a stand " on impeaching Trump . The Democratic mega-donor is spending what an aide says is "well over $10 million" on the national TV ad to help bring about Mr Trump's impeachment .

Author: 0 Shell Midstream Partners, LP (SHLX) Cut to Sell at BidaskClub

The stock rose 1.51% or $1.41 reaching $94.86. About 236,312 shares traded. Psychemedics Corp. (PMD) has risen 66.72% since October 21, 2016 and is uptrending. North Star Investment Management Corp., a Illinois-based fund reported 77,085 shares. Altavista Wealth Mgmt Inc reported 0.15% of its portfolio in Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P.

Money Egyptian official: 14 policemen killed southwest of Cairo
Author: 0 Egyptian official: 14 policemen killed southwest of Cairo

Dozens of Egyptian police were killed in clashes with militants in the country's western desert on Friday, one of the deadliest attacks this year suffered by Egypt's security forces fighting a persistent and spreading Islamic militancy. The country has been in a heightened state of turmoil and violence since the military overthrew President Mohammed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood, the country's first democratically-elected president, in mid-2013 following mass protests against his rule.

Money Spanish government meets to impose direct rule in rebel Catalonia
Author: 0 Spanish government meets to impose direct rule in rebel Catalonia

Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's Cabinet was meeting to outline the scope and timing of the measures the government plans to take under Article 155 of the Spanish Constitution. All of the top separatist leaders, as well as Barcelona mayor Ada Colau, viewed as a non-aligned moderate, will attend. Puigdemont says an overwhelming 90 percent backed independence in the referendum, but turnout was 43 percent as many Catalans who back unity stayed away from a vote that had been ruled illegal ...

Author: 0 General Electric Company (GE) Shares Fall On Weak Earnings, Outlook

It also provides Automatic Identification System (AIS) data services to assist in vessel navigation and to manage maritime safety for government and commercial clients across the world. Since May 15, 2017, it had 3 buys, and 0 selling transactions for $3.37 million activity. Beattie William G had bought 16,000 shares worth $448,800 on Monday, May 15.

Money Gene Tx Approved for Certain Types of B-Cell Lymphoma
Author: 0 Gene Tx Approved for Certain Types of B-Cell Lymphoma

Returned to the patient, all the revved-up cells can continue multiplying to fight disease for months or years. In the United States alone, there are approximately 7,500 patients each year with refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma who are said to be eligible for vehicle T therapy.

Money Volkswagen gunning for Pikes Peak record with new all-electric prototype
Author: 0 Volkswagen gunning for Pikes Peak record with new all-electric prototype

Volkswagen Motorsport Director, Sven Smeets, stated "The race on Pikes Peak is a new beginning for us... It poses an enormous challenge and is therefore excellently suiting to proving the capabilities of upcoming technologies". It's a famously unforgiving race, as cars climb a 156-turn, 12.42 mile-long (20km) track which also spans almost a vertical mile (4,720ft/1,440m) and averages a 7.2% vertical grade.

Money (KO) Raised to
Author: 0 (KO) Raised to "Strong-Buy" at Vetr Inc

Meeder Asset Management Inc. grew its position in shares of Coca-Cola Company (The ) by 59.4% in the 2nd quarter. 64,541 shares or 18.38% more from 54,518 shares in 2017Q1 were reported. The business earned $10.60 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $10.47 billion. Moving -0.46% from the previous session and touching $428.86 on a recent trade, shares of NewMarket Corporation (NYSE:NEU) have been on a number of investor watchlists of late.

Money Portland area makes pitch for second Amazon headquarters
Author: 0 Portland area makes pitch for second Amazon headquarters

Amazon says the project could create as many as 50,000 new full-time jobs. Mr. Thomson said he still isn't sure Amazon would put its second headquarters anywhere outside of the US, but said the company may like the comparative ease of attracting and moving foreign employees to Canada compared to the United States.

Author: 0 Toronto stock market lower as Dow Jones cruises past 23000 record

The Nasdaq slid 0.35 (-0.01 percent) to close at 6,623.66, while the S&P 500 finished at a record 2,559.36, up 1.72 (+0.07 percent) from its open. "It gave the Dow the boost to stay over 23,000", said Quincy Krosby, chief market strategist at Prudential Financial in Newark, New Jersey. Bank shares had run up ahead of results, which resulted in some selling following the earnings news, the Krosby said.

Money Lyft Raises $1 Billion from Alphabet Investment Fund
Author: 0 Lyft Raises $1 Billion from Alphabet Investment Fund

Bloomberg previously reported Alphabet was considering a $1 billion investment. Lawee was formerly Google's VP of corporate development. CapitalG partner David Lawee will join Lyft's board as part of the deal. Spokespeople for Lyft and Alphabet have said the latest investment will not have any bearing on the Waymo partnership. Uber mulled acquiring Lyft back in 2014.

Money Inflation jumps to five-year high, boosting chances of interest rate hike
Author: 0 Inflation jumps to five-year high, boosting chances of interest rate hike

Consumer price inflation in August was 2.9% and rose to 3.0% in September, meaning the squeeze on real incomes remained fierce. At the moment, the full new state pension is £159.55 per week, equivalent to £8,296.60 per year. Four days and one month before to this day, the British pound staged a sterling rally - it soared to pre-Brexit levels against the USA dollar and the Japanese yen (and to a two-month high against the strengthening euro).

Money Mining giant Rio Tinto fined record £27m by FCA
Author: 0 Mining giant Rio Tinto fined record £27m by FCA

The SEC filing is seeking to achieve permanent injunctions, return of allegedly ill-gotten gains plus interest, civil penalties from all the defendants, and to bar Albanese and Elliott from serving as public company officers or directors. The FCA has also slapped Rio with a fine of more than £27.4m for breaching disclosure and transparency rules, alleging its financial reporting had been "inaccurate and misleading".

Money Ford recalls 1.3 million trucks due to correct issue with door latch
Author: 0 Ford recalls 1.3 million trucks due to correct issue with door latch

Ford estimates that repairs will cost $267 million. The recall involves 1.1 million trucks in the United States, more than 222,000 trucks in Canada and 21,000 trucks in Mexico. The Limited trim has been available on the light-duty F-150 since 2015 and will now be offered on F-250, F-350 and F-450 pickups. Ford Motor Company is issuing a safety recall in North America.

Money Security Staff Involved In United Airlines Dragging Incident Fired
Author: 0 Security Staff Involved In United Airlines Dragging Incident Fired

RAW VIDEO: UNITED PASSENGER DRAGGED OFF FLIGHT AT O'HAREIn addition, passengers on the flight, which was delayed about three hours, received refunds. The city also had the word "police" removed from security officer uniforms and vehicles. The incident , which happened earlier this year, left the passenger with a number of injuries , including a broken nose.

Money LaMarcus Aldridge's contract extended by Spurs
Author: 0 LaMarcus Aldridge's contract extended by Spurs

The Spurs open the regular season on Wednesday at home against the Minnesota Timberwolves . Aldridge was an All-Star in his first season in San Antonio , but his individual numbers declined significantly. The five-time NBA All-Star forward has had his ups and downs in San Antonio , including his name being lobbed around in trade talks and rumors of his dissatisfaction with a lack of involvement in the Spurs' offense.

Money Fears of Iran sanctions, Iraq conflict push oil to $57.8
Author: 0 Fears of Iran sanctions, Iraq conflict push oil to $57.8

WTI crude oil continues to trade higher on Tuesday morning, gained 0.50% to trade at $52.12. 78 per barrel, slightly down from their last settlement, but 2 percent higher than last Friday and nearly a quarter above mid-June levels. Darling went on to predict that 2018 will see Brent at $47 "predicated on less compliance as we go into next year, also USA shale continuing growth.and also non-OPEC supply beating the market's expectations, like the former Soviet Union countries".