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Business Moody's downgrades Qatar rating outlook as crisis deepens - RT Business
Author: 0 Moody's downgrades Qatar rating outlook as crisis deepens - RT Business

Moody's in its ratings action said that, so far, hydrocarbon exports were largely spared, though a report last week from RBC Capital Markets said it couldn't write up the potential for a disruption. He went on to say that the list of 13 demands issued by the countries now arrayed against Qatar - including calls to close Doha-based broadcaster Al Jazeera - was tantamount to a demand to "surrender our sovereignty".

Business Search on for missing IAF chopper in Arunachal Pradesh
Author: 0 Search on for missing IAF chopper in Arunachal Pradesh

The debris was spotted by one of the five police teams detailed under Papum Pare deputy superintendent of police Neelam Nega. The chopper was rescuing people who were stranded due to landslides that were triggered by rain. An official source in Itanagar informed that the distance by road between Itanagar and Sagalee was about 90 km, the flight time taken by a helicopter was just about 15 to 20 minutes.

Business Google Pixel 2 XL concept shows front-facing speakers and minimal display
Author: 0 Google Pixel 2 XL concept shows front-facing speakers and minimal display

Good news for LG but potentially bad news for Google , the report said, adding bottlenecks are likely to happen as Apple starts to secure its OLED supply requirements. While users wait in anticipation for the official unveiling of the Google Pixel 2 , complete details of their specifications and features have been leaked.

Business Mamata Banerjee Announces 'Shanti Vahini' To Maintain Peace In West Bengal
Author: 0 Mamata Banerjee Announces 'Shanti Vahini' To Maintain Peace In West Bengal

BSF personnel were rushed to the spot to assist the local police. She also added that those who destroy public property will have to pay for the damage. State BJP president Dilip Ghosh also termed Banerjee's allegations against Tripathi as against constitutional propriety. He also took a swipe at the governor for stating that he also has certain administrative powers like the Chief Minister.

Business Liverpool hero Hamann: Klopp needs to find left-back signing
Author: 0 Liverpool hero Hamann: Klopp needs to find left-back signing

Jurgen Klopp is expecting the majority of his squad back next Wednesday when Liverpool's pre-season campaign officially kicks off. The centre-half, who has been capped by his country's senior team three times and made his full global debut back in June 2014, signed for Lyon a year ago after having begun his career at Argentinean side River Plate.

Business Emirates says U.S. flight laptop ban lifted
Author: 0 Emirates says U.S. flight laptop ban lifted

The airline's chief executive later took to Twitter to say flights to Britain would also likely lift the ban soon. It earned praise from the US Department of Homeland Security for its swift action. Lithium batteries used in numerous devices pose a fire risk. "We hope that we will receive validation that all measures have been successfully implemented so that the electronics ban can be lifted as soon as possible for our USA flights", an Emirates spokesperson said in a statement.

Author: 0 Cormark Comments on Cenovus Energy Inc's Q3 2017 Earnings (CVE)

Bank of New York Mellon Corp owned 0.14% of Cenovus Energy worth $12,761,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share. Cenovus Energy Inc (NYSE:CVE) shows a Forward Annual Dividend Rate of $0.15 and Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of 2.05% according to MorningStar Inc.

Business Amazon-Whole Foods Deal Piques US Interest in Ocado
Author: 0 Amazon-Whole Foods Deal Piques US Interest in Ocado

Meanwhile, half-year retail revenues increased from £586.2 million to £659.6 million in that same 26-week period, while underlying earnings increased 2.7 per cent to £45.2 million. "I think they (Amazon) just bought a player in the US that has a very high quality recognized brand name and recognized sourcing", he said. Cost of sales rose to GBP466.0 million from GBP384.8 million for the 24 weeks to May 15 a year ago, but the company said it has started to see the return of "modest inflation" ...

Business Civilians flee as Iraqi forces attack last Islamic State redoubt in Mosul
Author: 0 Civilians flee as Iraqi forces attack last Islamic State redoubt in Mosul

He also voiced Iran's readiness for helping the regional nations and governments until full eradication of the remnants of terrorists. The Iraqi prime minister said the destruction of the religious site, where IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had proclaimed the establishment of a caliphate across Iraq and Syria in 2014, signals the imminent defeat of Islamic State .

Business Day three of ANC policy conference
Author: 0 Day three of ANC policy conference

President Zuma delivered the opening address at the Nasrec Expo Centre, south of Johannesburg. South Africa's parliament will on August 3 vote a no-confidence motion on President Jacob Zuma , the national legislature said on Friday, but added that further consultations were taking place to determine whether the ballot would be held in secret.

Business Sylvester Stallone Teases Rocky 4-Inspired Story for Creed 2
Author: 0 Sylvester Stallone Teases Rocky 4-Inspired Story for Creed 2

No official plans for a sequel have been announced, but Stallone , who turns 71 on Thursday (06Jul17), has been reminiscing about his time filming Rocky IV by posting several old pictures of himself on set. The fourth film of the franchise saw Rocky take revenge on Ivan Drago during the Cold War in Russian Federation, after he killed his pal Apollo in the ring.

Business Xiaomi to acquire key Nokia patents
Author: 0 Xiaomi to acquire key Nokia patents

The patent deal will enable both the companies to cross license the cellular standard-essential patents. Both the companies will now work together on optical transport solutions for data center interconnect, IP Routing which is entirely based on Nokia's new FP4 network processor that was announced in February , and a data center fabric solution.

Business Laptop ban on flights to USA lifted at Istanbul airport
Author: 0 Laptop ban on flights to USA lifted at Istanbul airport

The ban relates to new intelligence that Washington had received from an allied spy agency, allegedly Israel according to US media reports. Dubai-based Emirates airlines also says the US has exempted it from the ban. Washington outlawed laptops in the cabins of flights to the US from ten airports in eight countries-Jordan, Egypt, Kuwait, Morocco, Qatar, Turkey, Saudi Arabia and the UAE-over security fears that extremists could smuggle explosives inside electronic devices onboard an aircraft.

Business UK Construction Growth Eases More Than Forecast
Author: 0 UK Construction Growth Eases More Than Forecast

And though the rate of growth in the services sector moderated, it was still among the strongest seen over the past six years. Consequently, the latest rise in average prices charged by service providers was the slowest since July 2016. Among components, business activity, new orders and employment all expanded at slower rates than in May. The Caixin composite PMI registered a drop to 51.10 in June, compared to a reading of 51.50 in May.

Business Pepe exits Madrid, joins Turkish champions Besiktas
Author: 0 Pepe exits Madrid, joins Turkish champions Besiktas

However, the 34-year-old changed his mind and joined Besiktas on a free transfer. Pepe could not agree a new deal with Madrid after a decade at the club, in which he won La Liga and the UEFA Champions League three times each. Pepe started in the final of Euro 2016 and played the full 120 minutes as Portugal beat France 1-0 in Paris after extra time. While he is experienced and a strong defender, he is also known to be rather aggressive and violent on field.

Author: 0 RT Viral: China's 'car-eating' giant bus a $19mn scam, police claim

According to the writer of a Beijing News op-ed, the project "was nothing more than a trick to attract investors.the truth is the bus was a fake science investment scam, with no scientific innovation". Authorities are now appealing to investors to come forward to assist in the investigation of Huaying Kailai, urging them to bring documents such as signed contracts to local police stations.

Business Monkeys charge Estero family at Silver Springs State Park
Author: 0 Monkeys charge Estero family at Silver Springs State Park

The entire incident was caught on cellphone camera by one of the boys and showed the monkeys grunting and hissing at the family before chasing after them. The University of Florida estimates up to 200 of the monkeys live in the region now. Anyone who sees a rhesus macaque monkey is asked to call the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Wildlife Alert Hotline at 888-404-3922.

Business MLB Predictions: Will Pirates vs. Phillies be low-scoring? 7/4/17
Author: 0 MLB Predictions: Will Pirates vs. Phillies be low-scoring? 7/4/17

Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Freddy Galvis wasted no time in giving his newborn daughter Nicole her first gift in the world. Joaquin Benoit and Hector Neris completed the four-hitter. The Philadelphia Phillies look for another win after splitting their last 12 games. They have a 3.26 ERA in that span. We have guys that have potential and have shown they're capable of driving runs in.

Business Gold: Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) Position of the day
Author: 0 Gold: Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) Position of the day

Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 5,592 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $104,000 after buying an additional 4,104 shares during the last quarter. They expect $0.24 EPS, up 71.43% or $0.10 from last year's $0.14 per share. Moreover, Bank Of America Corp De has 0% invested in the company for 9,050 shares.

Business New EU court blow to Uber over French taxi case
Author: 0 New EU court blow to Uber over French taxi case

It still works with professionally-licensed drivers in France. French authorities arrested and fined two of Uber's executives in the area previous year. "Notification of the draft law to the Commission would not be necessary in that situation either", he said. At the heart of the case, which started in 2016, is what kind of business Uber is running-a transportation company, or simply an app that connects passengers with drivers.

Business Banker sues Sports Direct revealing 'unorthodox' business practices
Author: 0 Banker sues Sports Direct revealing 'unorthodox' business practices

Barrister Jeffrey Chapman QC, who is leading Blue's legal team, told the judge Ashley's business practices flew in the face of "business orthodoxy". David Cavender told Justice Leggatt Blue's claim was an "opportunistic try-on". Blue said the rules of the drinking game, which involved dozens of pints followed by vodka chasers, were that whoever left the room first was to be declared the loser.

Business Police fear new Snapchat update could put children at risk
Author: 0 Police fear new Snapchat update could put children at risk

Sergeant Lenny Carr of the Sheriff's Office Crimes Against Children Division tested the application and was able to locate himself within a few feet of his phone while at his office. This is so unsafe. 'They've just updated [Snapchat], and it's called SnapMaps, ' she says. I am completely horrified by this, but what do you think? "I also asked them to disable their locations on their phones when it wasn't necessary", added Al Rahbi.

Business Mamata on warpath with Bengal Governor
Author: 0 Mamata on warpath with Bengal Governor

I am feeling insulted and humiliated. This is a very serious issue and I felt insulted. Speaking at the State Secretariat in Kolkata , Mamata said, "I made it clear to him (the Governor) that he can not speak to me in such a manner; he can not threaten me".

Author: 0 Eaton Vance Ohio Municipal Bond Fund (EIO)

The normal reading of a stock will fall in the range of 30 to 70. 05/21/2015 - Eaton Vance Corporation was upgraded to "hold" by analysts at Zacks. Eaton Vance Tax Managed Diversified Eq. The stock was sold at an average price of $48.03, for a total value of $1,051,136.55. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 14,473 shares in the company, valued at approximately $701,361.58.