Economy

Bank of Canada signals extended rate pause, $C drops

Bank of Canada signals extended rate pause, $C drops

But even there, the central bank has stressed the "increased uncertainty" surrounding such future move. "Following the lead of most of the world's central bankers, the Bank of Canada continued to ta...

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Kia's new concept is a 'category-buster' we're not sure is cool

Kia's new concept is a 'category-buster' we're not sure is cool

Guillaume says the Imagine by Kia's design has elements of both a crossover and a "muscular" sedan and that it is intentionally created to not "sit within the industry's predefined vehicle categorie...

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Pilot orders pizzas for stranded flyers in Canada

Pilot orders pizzas for stranded flyers in Canada

After several hours of being stuck in the plane, the passengers started to stress, but their pilot, in a sweet gesture, made a decision to get pizzas delivered for the passengers, reported CNN . This...

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Last auto to roll off assembly line at Ohio GM plant

GM's Lordstown Plant comes in at 6.2 million square feet, and Flores said the automaker will keep it heated and maintained after it closes so it is ready in case it reopens. As for the potential futur...

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Mahindra Group firm Automobili Pininfarina unveils electric super auto

Mahindra Group firm Automobili Pininfarina unveils electric super auto

Designed and built in Italy, Pininfarina Battista is slated to launch in 2020. Interestingly, only 150 units of the Pininfarina Battista will be hand-crafted and will be equally allocated in mar...

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Papa John's, Schnatter reach settlement agreement

Papa John's, Schnatter reach settlement agreement

In January, he claimed a victory when a court ordered the board to give him some internal documents, including text messages related to his firing, which Papa John's had until then refused to share. H...

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Ghosn Lawyer Says He's Optimistic Former Nissan Head Could Soon Win Bail

Ghosn Lawyer Says He's Optimistic Former Nissan Head Could Soon Win Bail

Ghosn , who has been held in custody at a detention center in Tokyo for over three months, hired Hironaka as his chief defense lawyer last month in an overhaul of his legal team as he fights financi...

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Things We Learned from Bernie Sanders on The Breakfast Club

Things We Learned from Bernie Sanders on The Breakfast Club

The first was held at Brooklyn College in New York City Saturday afternoon, also attended by many thousands. I know where I came from. Those areas have never been issues for me. The Chicago speech S...

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Geneva: 2020 Mazda CX-30

Geneva: 2020 Mazda CX-30

The CX-30 also includes the latest suite of Mazda safety features (under the i-Activsense banner), including lane departure warnings, emergency braking with pedestrian detection, and adaptive cruise...

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Indonesia, Australia sign comprehensive economic partnership | Vietnam+

Indonesia, Australia sign comprehensive economic partnership | Vietnam+

National Farmers Federation chief executive Tony Maher said the benefits were significant, not just for traditional red meat, grain and dairy farmers but also for the horticultural sector in potatoes ...

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Audi Q4 e-tron concept teases more affordable e-SUV for 2021

Audi Q4 e-tron concept teases more affordable e-SUV for 2021

Audi will have the Electrify America charging network to tap into when the production version of the Q4 e-tron launches. The MEB offers a broad range of drive variants and power levels; the performa...

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China is Currently Holding 1600 Teslas at Customs

China is Currently Holding 1600 Teslas at Customs

In its Q4 Update letter , Tesla said that "In January 2019, we started to produce Model 3 vehicles for Europe and China, and the auto is now fully certified for sale in these markets". A total of 1...

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Behold: The Most Expensive Car in History

Behold: The Most Expensive Car in History

One of those cars became known as "La Voiture Noire" which means simply, the black vehicle. It's called La Voiture Noire, and Bugatti says it's the most expensive new auto of all time, costing its own...

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Police Confirm Death Of Preethi Reddy's Boyfriend In Tamworth Car Crash

Police Confirm Death Of Preethi Reddy's Boyfriend In Tamworth Car Crash

Dr Reddy was first reported missing by her family on Sunday after she failed to come home from a dental convention at St Leonards. The body of a young female dentist who vanished from Sydney's CBD...

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Aston Martin goes mid-engined with Vanquish Vision concept!

Aston Martin goes mid-engined with Vanquish Vision concept!

Created to compete with the likes of the Ferrari F8 and McLaren 720S , the British hypercar would be Aston Martin's first series production mid-engined supercar. As a result, it's less provocative an...

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Body of missing Sydney dentist Preethi Reddy found in suitcase

Body of missing Sydney dentist Preethi Reddy found in suitcase

At about 9.30pm on Tuesday, officers located a auto parked in Strachan Street, Kingsford. Officers found the man's 32-year-old ex-girlfriend's body in her vehicle on Strachan Lane in Kingsford about...

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Lyft beats Uber to the public market as expected

Lyft beats Uber to the public market as expected

Those algorithms enabled Lyft to connect 30.7 million individual riders to 1.9 million individual drivers for 178.4 million rides across North America in 2018, according to Lyft's S-1. "We believe tha...

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Google Study to Address Wage Gap Finds Company Is Underpaying Men

Google Study to Address Wage Gap Finds Company Is Underpaying Men

A study conducted to address the alleged wage gap at Google found that in most cases, it was men who were being compensated less than their female peers. Google is also facing a class action lawsuit ...

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Electric Jaguar I-Pace wins vehicle of the Year in Europe

Electric Jaguar I-Pace wins vehicle of the Year in Europe

The Jaguar won a runoff. At the 2019 Geneva Motor Show, the award was handed to Ian Callum, the design director of all things Jaguar since 1999. "It's a whole new Jaguar on a whole new platform and it...

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French tax on net giants could yield 500m euros a year

French tax on net giants could yield 500m euros a year

Sales of personal data for advertising purposes would also be targeted. Other firms include the likes of Uber, Airbnb, Booking and French online advertising specialist Criteo. The new tax scheme comes...

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Carlos Ghosn granted bail

Carlos Ghosn granted bail

The ex-chairman of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance, the world's largest car-making group, was arrested on November 19. Bail is rarely granted in Japan without a confession and the length of M...

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Tesla delivers Model 3 Standard Range Electric Vehicle for the masses

Tesla delivers Model 3 Standard Range Electric Vehicle for the masses

Although Musk corrected his mistake, the USA regulators slammed the Tesla CEO because he "once again published inaccurate and material information about Tesla to his over 24 million Twitter fo...

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Airline allows female flight attendants to report to work without makeup

Airline allows female flight attendants to report to work without makeup

The UK-based company called the move a "significant change for the aviation industry". Some of the airline's newer competitors, such as EasyJet and Ryanair, typically have more relatively relaxed ru...

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Trump plans to end India's preferential trade treatment

Trump plans to end India's preferential trade treatment

Trump's letter to the two Congressional leaders also says, 'I will continue to assess whether the Government of India is providing equitable and reasonable access to its markets, in accordance with ...

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Pyrex-owner Corelle cooks up merger with Instant Pot-maker

Pyrex-owner Corelle cooks up merger with Instant Pot-maker

The Wall Street Journal reported earlier that the combined company would have an enterprise value of more than US$2 billion, citing people familiar with the matter. Instant Brands will remain in its...

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Ted Baker founder, CEO Ray Kelvin quits amid 'forced hugging' row

Ted Baker founder, CEO Ray Kelvin quits amid 'forced hugging' row

Employees said Kelvin made "sexual innuendos at staff", stroked people's necks, took off his shirt and openly talked about his sex life. Since that date an internal Independent Committee has been in...

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Trump Told Gary Cohn To Pressure DOJ To Block Time Warner/AT&T Deal

Trump Told Gary Cohn To Pressure DOJ To Block Time Warner/AT&T Deal

Bret Stephens, a conservative columnist for The New York Times , was appalled, and told Nicolle Wallace on MSNBC's "Deadline: White House" that this was a massive scandal and an impeachment-worthy ab...

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America and China 'close to agreeing deal that ends trade war'

America and China 'close to agreeing deal that ends trade war'

Last week, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said the provisions involving protecting intellectual property total almost 30 pages out of a working document of more than 100 pages. In Beijing...

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Anonymous Winner Claims $1.5 Billion Mega Millions Jackpot in SC

Anonymous Winner Claims $1.5 Billion Mega Millions Jackpot in SC

A lottery commission statement says the person submitting the claim for what was the second-largest lottery in us history has chosen to remain anonymous. Had that person invested in the stock market...

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Aloha! Southwest's Hawaii fares start at $49

Aloha! Southwest's Hawaii fares start at $49

The airline didn't formally announce the start of ticket sales but quietly launched a Hawaii ticket portal Monday. Passengers could fly between Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport and Daniel K. Southwest'...

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Premarket: Global stocks edge higher on U.S.-China trade deal hopes

Premarket: Global stocks edge higher on U.S.-China trade deal hopes

The indexes also rolled over as the S&P 500 tech sector fell 1.4 percent. Shares of Salesforce were the biggest decliners in the sector, sliding more than 4 percent ahead of their quarterly earnings...

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Stansted flights suspended after aborted take off

Stansted flights suspended after aborted take off

He said: "It was scary. And then staff shouting 'evacuate evacuate". The 24-year-old said: "My friend opened the emergency exit and we slid down the slides, a few old people fell over and the fire b...

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Volvo to limit the top speed on all its cars to 180km/h

Volvo to limit the top speed on all its cars to 180km/h

Volvo also did not specifically state if this change will only affect the USA, or if other global markets will have speed-limited cars, too. Volvo referenced the limitations of technology to prevent...

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The UK may have 'no option' but to delay Brexit — Liam Fox

The UK may have 'no option' but to delay Brexit — Liam Fox

If Mrs May secures the demands, she would win the backing of the DUP and the Brexit-supporting lawmakers in a vote on the deal which she has promised would be held before March 12, the Times said. Bri...

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Algoa FM More for petrol, diesel, paraffin and gas in March

Algoa FM More for petrol, diesel, paraffin and gas in March

The petrol price will be hiked-up by the department of energy on Wednesday after a month of glum predictions came true for Mzansi's motorists. Motorists will be paying 74 cents more per litre of...

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