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Business Turkey's manufacturing activity sees strong improvement in May: Index
Author: 0 Turkey's manufacturing activity sees strong improvement in May: Index

In April, the PMI score was 50.7, which was a marginal improvement for the first time in two year. Analysts are also hopeful that the continued strength of Britain's manufacturing sector will lead to a more robust second quarter GDP reading, after United Kingdom growth stumbled to 0.2% at the start of the year, making it the slowest growing G7 economy in the first quarter.

Business Google is building an ad blocker into Chrome in 2018
Author: 0 Google is building an ad blocker into Chrome in 2018

Currently, third parties handle ad blocking tech, and in some cases, Alphabet company itself pays to them to whitelist its advertising content. Ramaswamy didn't offer more details about how the ad blocker would work or whether users would be able to deactivate it, but he hinted that the new feature will be similar to how Chrome now deals with other internet annoyances, like blocking pop-ups in new tabs.

Business Senate GOP aiming for vote this month on health legislation
Author: 0 Senate GOP aiming for vote this month on health legislation

With a Senate vote now expected this month, they are bracing for several scenarios in which Republicans produce surprise tactics at the last minute that enable them to pass something. By keeping the community rating protection, Senate Republicans may be trying to dampen some of that anger, but the move could make their internal fight for 51 votes even harder.

Author: 0 Though economy surprises, ECB to stick with stimulus program

While a break beyond the range of 1.2750-1.3050 is required for a clear trending move, if the result threatens the ruling party, then a decline towards 1.2650-00 is expected but prefer to wait for the actual result before taking a position.

Business Insurer Anthem opens hole in Ohio ACA exchange choices
Author: 0 Insurer Anthem opens hole in Ohio ACA exchange choices

Looking beyond just Anthem, the move also represents a worrying trend for Blue Cross Blue Shield plans nationwide. "With plans in 14 states, an Anthem exit would leave almost 300 counties and about a quarter of a million marketplace enrollees with no carrier, mostly in Georgia, Missouri , and Kentucky", she wrote.

Business Huge 3-Day Fare Sale On Southwest, Flights $49-$129
Author: 0 Huge 3-Day Fare Sale On Southwest, Flights $49-$129

Therefore 77% are positive. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and thirteen have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. On Tuesday, July 26 the stock rating was upgraded by Evercore to "Buy". Burney reported 0.78% stake. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department holds 40,000 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Hsbc Hldgs Public Limited Company has invested 0.01% in UGI Corp (NYSE:UGI).

Author: 0 EAA opposes White House plan to privatize air traffic control system

Trump said, "We will launch this air travel revolution by modernizing the outdated system of air traffic control". Shuster sheparded his bill through the Transportation Committee past year, but it didn't advance from the House. "The idea that we would take the safest system in the world and the most complicated, and suddenly privatize it, that's insane", he said. Shuster wanted to end a tax on airline tickets that's used to pay controllers.

Business Padraig Harrington withdraws from St Jude Classic after freak injury
Author: 0 Padraig Harrington withdraws from St Jude Classic after freak injury

If you are not already convinced, the Florida State product has two second-place finishes this year, so this is bound to be his breakthrough week. He has cracked the top 10 three times this year, but has yet to finish in the top-3. Fowler has played in Memphis once and was T13 in 2014. This week, the Tour moves to Memphis and TPC Southwind, the longtime host of this event. The course is a par 70 measuring 7,244 yards.

Author: 0 Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (ETE), SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU)

It now has negative earnings. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.75 in 2016 Q4. It's up 0.56, from 1 in 2016Q3. Zimmer decreased its stake in Energy Transfer Prtnrs LP ( ETP ) by 5.19% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Business Indian farmers step up strike after six die in firing
Author: 0 Indian farmers step up strike after six die in firing

Despite the prohibitory measures in Mandsaur district, the protesters torched shops in Suasara town and a warehouse in Badi Choupati area besides blocking the Mhow-Neemuch highway for hours, police said. The channel had faced Twitter roasting for its refusal to question the Madhya Pradesh's BJP government and shift its focus on Rahul Gandhi . Following certain assurances by Chief Minister Shivraj Chauhan, one faction of farmers called off the strike, but the other groups have continued ...

Author: 0 Oil prices rise in anticipation of extended OPEC-led production cut

OPEC is debating on Thursday whether to include Nigeria in its pact to restrict oil production, two OPEC delegates said. In November previous year, OPEC and 11 other non-OPEC producers, including Russian Federation, agreed to cut output by about 1.8 million barrels per day between January 1 and June 30.

Author: 0 What's next for 'Wonder Woman': Here's what we know about the sequel

I'm kind-of numb". Once I noticed the lack of people of color in this world of men, it was hard not to notice the other ways that Wonder Woman fell short of being a true feminist victory. It's a moment many viewers likely missed. On another tangent, why does Wonder Woman need makeup? It didn't take long for the entire Twitter universe to grad hold of the conversation and make it clear that it's not only Gadot and Hemsworth that agree with the Wonder Woman and Thor potential ...

Author: 0 Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (PEI), TechnipFMC plc (FTI)

Daiwa Securities Grp has invested 0% in Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust Inc (NASDAQ:WHLR). A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Over the previous year, Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc . The dividend yield was $2.77. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This news story was originally reported by BBNS and is owned by of BBNS.

Business Trump floats idea of using solar panels to pay for Mexico wall
Author: 0 Trump floats idea of using solar panels to pay for Mexico wall

Trump reportedly described the concept as a 40- to 50-foot-high wall coated in solar panels that would look like "beautiful structures". Even though Democrats tend to support renewable energy, it's unlikely that an offer to add solar panels would change their united opposition to any money to build Trump's wall.

Author: 0 Apple's iOS 11 Won't Support These iPhones

Rather than the "hovering" effect of Pikachu, the cup felt more like part of the scenery than an effect added in later. Apple updated the iPad Pro during the keynote on 6 June, and also introduced a new 10.5in model to the series. Siri will get more nuanced speaking voices and will be smarter too with "on-device learning". All of your scribbles will be saved in the Notes App, which can now also scan documents using the camera.

Business Jitters push Treasury yields, dollar to 7-month lows
Author: 0 Jitters push Treasury yields, dollar to 7-month lows

USD/JPY fell sharply Tuesday, dropping to a low of 109.28 from a recent high of 114.39 on May 11. The common currency's advance also stalled as a wait-and-see mood prevailed ahead of Thursday's European Central Bank policy meeting. The Australian dollar was little changed at $0.7487. The Australian dollar rose against the greenback on Tuesday as Australian dollar was boosted after Reserve Bank of Australia stuck to its optimistic outlook for the economy , despite the likelihood of a soft ...

Author: 0 Apple taking on Venmo with peer-to-peer payments

Get Data Sheet , Fortune's technology newsletter. A convenient feature within this new person-to-person payment is the usability of the product: Long story short, if someone texts you "You owe me $5", your phone will automatically pull up a $5 payment ready for you to send.

Business Amazon Prime offers discount for low-income customers
Author: 0 Amazon Prime offers discount for low-income customers

The online retailer giant said Tuesday that it will offer a almost 20% segment of the US population - people who obtain government assistance with cards typically used for food stamps - a $5.99 monthly Prime membership, less than the $10.99 a month or $99 annual plan for other consumers.

Author: 0 Hostage-taker in Australia had been acquitted of terror plot

Ashton was quoted as saying by the ABC that the siege was being treated as a "terrorism incident". Malcolm Turnbull says there will be serious discussions with the states at COAG about parole decisions for people on terror watchlists. "The executor of the Melbourne attack in Australia is a soldier of the Islamic State and he carried out the attack in response to appeals to target citizens of coalition states", it said.

Author: 0 Trump outlines privatizing air traffic control

The seventh is scheduled for Thursday and will feature U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao. The private ATC organisation would be funded by users of the aviation system, and not reliant on taxpayer money, Trump says. Trump proposes a plan to privatize air traffic control and reduce airport delays. Katko, R-Camillus, said he has been studying the issue for the past two years, and saw the difference privatization can make when he was part of a congressional delegation trip to Canada.

Business Durbin rips Republican health care bill after CBO report
Author: 0 Durbin rips Republican health care bill after CBO report

According to the CBO , the replacement act would, if endorsed by the Senate and signed by Trump, result next year in 14 million more Americans lacking health-insurance coverage than under Obamacare (assuming it remained in place). While the AHCA contains a few provisions meant to counterbalance this, such as high-risk pools, they're largely symbolic in nature and, according to the CBO , won't prevent the worst fears of repealing Obamacare from being realized.