• Australia Gov't Committed to Corporate Tax Cuts
Australia Gov't Committed to Corporate Tax Cuts

Labor treasury spokesman Chris Bowen, who has refused to say whether Labor will adopt the tax cuts or repeal them if it wins the next election, criticised the government for not having the modelling to hand. "And unlike in the case of the full business tax cut package, more of these benefits are returned to Australians rather than in part going t...

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  • Clock starts ticking for jewellery retailers to publish gender pay gap data
Clock starts ticking for jewellery retailers to publish gender pay gap data

Laws forcing employers to reveal the gender pay gap in their workforce, which come into force on Thursday, could do more to reduce the earnings gulf between men and women than four decades of equality legislation, according to employment experts.

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  • Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

Our traders are stalking a lot of different stocks throughout the week, but not every potential trade idea develops into a formal recommendation to our subscribers. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc .(NASDAQ: AMD)'s stock has performed at 24.96% year to date. The Company has 52-week high of $15.55 and 52-week low of $2.6.

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  • Farm loan waiver: Some welcome, some term it eye wash
Farm loan waiver: Some welcome, some term it eye wash

Addressing the Legislative Assembly here, Fadnavis said, "We will study how Uttar Pradesh will raise such a huge amount" as the Shiv Sena and the opposition demanded that Fadnavis should follow what Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath did.

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  • Trump talks up orders on trade, but neglects to sign them
Trump talks up orders on trade, but neglects to sign them

The US has its highest trade deficit with China, at 347 billion dollars (£278 billion) past year. "This is a story about under-collection of duties, this is a story about 40 countries that basically subsidise their products and send them into our country or dump their products, and this is about collecting those products and defending American ...

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  • Trinamool Congress counters BJP's Ram with their Hanuman
Trinamool Congress counters BJP's Ram with their Hanuman

Adopting a belligerent stand, Ghosh said the Ram Navmi processions will be taken out throughout the state on Wednesday with the participants carrying traditional weapons. Slamming the Trinamool for organising worship of monkey god to counter the BJP's aggressive Ram Navmi celebrations, opposition Left Front constituent Forward Bloc said the politic...

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  • Boeing Inks $3 Billion Deal To Sell Airplanes To Iran
Boeing Inks $3 Billion Deal To Sell Airplanes To Iran

Chicago-based Boeing said the deal for all 60 planes is worth $6 billion and would create 18,000 jobs. Aseman is the Iran's third largest airline behind Mahan Air and flag carrier Iran Air. Boeing shares rose 0.8 percent to $178.07 at 2:02 p.m.in NY. Iranian airlines are ready to buy dozens of Boeing planes - if they can line up fina...

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  • Ties with India seriously damaged after Dalai Lama's visit: China
Ties with India seriously damaged after Dalai Lama's visit: China

India said Tuesday that China should not interfere in its internal affairs, as the Dalai Lama began a weeklong visit to India's remote northeast that Beijing has protested. Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Chinese daily said, "Unlike his predecessors, India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi seems to have taken a different stance o...

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  • Trump offers full support to Putin over Russia metro attack
Trump offers full support to Putin over Russia metro attack

Meanwhile, Ed Royce said that Egypt's role is important for the stability of the region, and he continued that he discussed with Al-Sisi certain required reforms that can help solve some of Egypt's challenges. "It was quite a tempestuous period in Egypt-U.S. relations". Like Trump, el-Sissi believes he can eradicate radical Islamic extremism. "Th...

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  • South Africa's ruling party confronts divide over Zuma
South Africa's ruling party confronts divide over Zuma

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe rubbished reports that the commission made a similar recommendation to Zuma when they met him at the end of past year. "Only the ANC will discuss, take a decision and make a determination", he said. The South African bond market was weaker on Tuesday afternoon following ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe's ...

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  • Federal Judge Blocks Ride-Hailing Unionization Attempt
Federal Judge Blocks Ride-Hailing Unionization Attempt

California passed a law last year that requires such companies to search for violent convictions throughout a potential driver's entire record, not just offenses that occurred in the past seven years. Uber officials criticized the screening process as "unfair and unjust" to drivers. "Whether existing state law covers, or was meant to cover, the s...

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  • OPEC, non-cartel nations may extend oil cut another 6 months
OPEC, non-cartel nations may extend oil cut another 6 months

USA crude exports are poised to pick up, analysts and traders said, as rising domestic production has pushed WTI's discount to Brent to its steepest since the United States lifted a ban on exports in late 2015. Oil producers meeting over the weekend in Kuwait pledged to consider extending their pact limiting supply, as a half-dozen nations said...

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  • Saudis announce new tax code for Aramco amid plans for IPO
Saudis announce new tax code for Aramco amid plans for IPO

The move should deliver a sizeable uplift on Aramco's value as it prepares to sell around 5 percent of the state-owned company to outside investors in an IPO. Companies with total capital investments ranging from 225-300 billion Saudi riyals ($60-$80 billion) would be taxed at 75 per cent, while those will lower total capital investments would pay ...

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  • Indian shares edge up on GST hopes; financials extend rally
Indian shares edge up on GST hopes; financials extend rally

Shanghai's Composite Index, however, was up 0.16 per cent. The key indices closed with gains of close to half a per cent each, as healthy buying was witnessed in banking, capital goods and consumer durables stocks. "The automobile sector was in for a shock after the Supreme Court banned vehicles which did not meet the BS III (Bharat Stage emissio...

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  • UK police make two more 'significant arrests' linked to London attack
UK police make two more 'significant arrests' linked to London attack

Police have made two further arrests over the terrorist attack near the United Kingdom parliament, as they revealed the birth name of Khalid Masood, the British-born man who they say carried out the attack . Prime Minister Modi tweeted, "Deeply saddened by the terror attack in London ". The attack was the first mass-casualty terrorist outrage...

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  • Wall St gains, backed by stronger US economy
Wall St gains, backed by stronger US economy

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 65.27 (-0.31 percent) to finish at 20,663.22. Since the start of the year, the S&P 500 is up 5.7 per cent, its best quarterly performance since 2015, and the Dow has gained 4.9 per cent. Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester forecast GDP growth above 2 percent in 2017, and sees a "sustained return" to 2 perc...

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  • BJP's Beef Hypocrisy? Leader Promises Halal Meat If Elected In Kerala By
BJP's Beef Hypocrisy? Leader Promises Halal Meat If Elected In Kerala By

While they are talking about beef ban in UP, they have said there would be no such thing in the Northeast, Owaisi who represents Hyderabad in Parliament said. Various cow protection organisations from Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh have also started demanding for the closure of various meat shops in the respective states.

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  • Which Mylan EpiPens Were Recalled? A New Voluntary Recall Has Been Issued
Which Mylan EpiPens Were Recalled? A New Voluntary Recall Has Been Issued

The EpiPen is used to treat allergic reactions to certain food and bug bites. It's not yet clear why the initial recall didn't include EpiPens sold in the United States, since the product is manufactured in St. Mylan's new generic EpiPen is not part of the voluntary recall and has been deemed a suitable replacement for the potentially defective p...

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  • Westinghouse Files For Bankruptcy Protection, 10 Years After Acquisition By Toshiba
Westinghouse Files For Bankruptcy Protection, 10 Years After Acquisition By Toshiba

Work will continue on the projects during an initial assessment period, Westinghouse said . Its nuclear problems have led to declining shares. The incident soured public attitudes toward nuclear power around the world, including in the United States, where officials have since moved toward decommissioning aging plants in New York, California, ...

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  • Train derails at NYC's Penn Station; no injuries reported
Train derails at NYC's Penn Station; no injuries reported

New Jersey Transit says one of its trains has derailed at New York's Penn Station. Two other recent train crashes have occurred in the NY area. Riders will be able to transfer to the subway for continuing service to Penn Station. Rail service remains suspended in/out NYPS due to a derailed NJ TRANSIT train in NYPS. The cancellations will ...

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