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Business Airlines demand curbs on alcohol-fuelled passengers
Author: 0 Airlines demand curbs on alcohol-fuelled passengers

Former Virgin airlines crew manager Ally Murphy said: 'People just see us as barmaids in the sky. A total of 387 people were arrested between February 2016 and February 2017 - up from 255 the previous year. For any passengers wishing to consume alcohol while at the airport on while flying, Dr Morrison gave HuffPost UK the following advice: "Make sure you drink water with every alcoholic drink".

Business Chinese Companies Reportedly Interested in Buying Fiat Chrysler
Author: 0 Chinese Companies Reportedly Interested in Buying Fiat Chrysler

According to the United States newswire, the deal to buy the Fiat Chrysler empire, that includes the highly profitable Jeep and Ram brands, was rejected by FCA bosses for not being high enough. The business had revenue of $27.93 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $29.24 billion. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. had a return on equity of 15.69% and a net margin of 2.51%.

Business N. Korea tensions rattle stock markets
Author: 0 N. Korea tensions rattle stock markets

Significant strength is also visible among computer hardware stocks, as reflected by the 1.1 percent advance by the NYSE Arca Computer Hardware Index . The Japanese yen last strengthened 0.03 percent versus the greenback at 109.22 per dollar. Markets had seen a tentative recovery in risk appetite in USA and early Asian trading, but as the war of words resumed Asian stocks dropped back and London , Frankfurt and Paris all lost 0.5 to 1.2 per cent.

Business Aldi Will Test Home Delivery Through Instacart In Three Cities
Author: 0 Aldi Will Test Home Delivery Through Instacart In Three Cities

Aldi is dipping its toe into online grocery in the United States by forming a trial partnership with Instacart. "From their unique assortment of goods to their low-price commitment and high standards, the Aldi and Instacart partnership aligns on delivering excellent value and convenience to consumers", said Nilam Ganenthiran, Chief Business Officer, Instacart.

Business North Korea standoff wipes $1trn off global stocks
Author: 0 North Korea standoff wipes $1trn off global stocks

It also outlined detailed plans for a missile strike near Guam, which is more than 3,000 km (2,000 miles) to the southeast of North Korea and home to about 163,000 people, a U.S. MCX Gold was trading up 0.67 %, or Rs 191, at Rs 28,570 per 10 gram, while MCX Silver was up 0.81%, or Rs 304, at Rs 37,803 per 1 kg. The yen tends to benefit during times of geopolitical or financial stress as Japan is the world's biggest creditor nation and there is an assumption that Japanese investors there ...

Business Sessions defends Trump's response to Charlottesville violence
Author: 0 Sessions defends Trump's response to Charlottesville violence

Robert E. Lee - a hero to Trump's legions of alt-right supporters. Neither Sessions nor McMaster offered a direct rebuttal to their boss, but their tough words clearly meant to calm the waters as well as declare their own personal rejection of white supremacists and the domestic terrorism incited in Charlottesville.

Business Uber adds tipping and reduces cancellation time to two minutes in UK
Author: 0 Uber adds tipping and reduces cancellation time to two minutes in UK

Uber will also allow drivers who want to head towards a specific area - for example, back towards where they live - to be matched with passengers looking for a similar route. "As a direct result of this feedback, we have already made a number of big changes". Under the new measures, drivers will also be able to input a destination direction for their final trip of the day and more control over selecting journeys.

Business Sensex recovers over 250 points, Nifty reclaims 9800-mark
Author: 0 Sensex recovers over 250 points, Nifty reclaims 9800-mark

As per PTI, short-covering in recently beaten down stocks and a mixed Asian trend, tracking weekend gains in the United States markets, spurred trading sentiment here. Among Nifty stocks, Cipla was the top gainer, up 5.3 per cent followed by Sun Pharma which gained almost 5 per cent. Tata Steel, Hindalco Industries and Tata Power rose between 3.5 per cent and 4.5 per cent.

Business Bitcoin Price Breaks $4200, Total Market Cap is More Than $135 Billion
Author: 0 Bitcoin Price Breaks $4200, Total Market Cap is More Than $135 Billion

The digital currency was founded in 2009 and has become a major force in online trading, with numerous largest companies now accepting it as payment for goods and services, among them Microsoft. Many indicators reflected a possible near future surge upon us by BTC Price as explained in a previous article 5 reasons for it to reach a higher price .

Business Trump condemns African-American CEO who stepped down from panel after Charlottesville
Author: 0 Trump condemns African-American CEO who stepped down from panel after Charlottesville

Insane conspiracy theories like Obama spying on Trump are one thing, but there are real world consequences to a president who refuses to explicitly denounce racist terrorist attacks by the far right. This move by Frazier will put considerable pressure on the rest of the industry and its lobbyists to separate themselves from Trump and take a more publicly critical position on Trump's presidency as well as some of his policies.

Business Japan's Economy Grows 4% Amid Surprise Rise In Spending
Author: 0 Japan's Economy Grows 4% Amid Surprise Rise In Spending

Economists had been forecasting a relatively strong performance for the world's third-largest economy, though the actual numbers were better than expected. Mr Abe has seen his popularity sink recently over a series of scandals including claims he exploited his political power to help a friend. The Abenomics programme, a mix of monetary easing, government spending and structural reforms, was created to reignite the once-booming economy and lift consumer prices.

Business North Korea Has Markets Nervous But Not Panicked
Author: 0 North Korea Has Markets Nervous But Not Panicked

Is that a reason to be? USA stock index futures were lower on Friday as the escalating war of words with North Korea drove investors to seek safety in low-risk assets. About 6.48 billion shares changed hands on United States exchanges on Wednesday compared with the 6.16 billion average for the last 20 sessions. Nvidia Corp.(NVDA) shares fell 5.3%, even after the chip maker posted upbeat earnings late Thursday.

Business Asian shares, USA stock futures slip on rising Korean tensions
Author: 0 Asian shares, USA stock futures slip on rising Korean tensions

Against the yen, the euro last traded at 128.29 yen, down 0.2 percent. He added that in China, the USA and South Korea , stocks that are showing the biggest declines since the rise of tensions between the US and North Korea are the companies that have risen most since June.

Business Facebook Secretly Releases Photo-Sharing App in China
Author: 0 Facebook Secretly Releases Photo-Sharing App in China

China's biggest internet service provider, China Telecom Ltd, sent a letter to corporate customers last month saying that VPNs, which create encrypted links between computers and can be used to see sites blocked by Beijing's web filters, would be permitted only to connect to a company's headquarters overseas.

Business Asia report: Stocks mostly higher on calmer Korea, strong Japanese GDP
Author: 0 Asia report: Stocks mostly higher on calmer Korea, strong Japanese GDP

Eurostat is scheduled to release euro area industrial production data for June later in the day, with economists expecting output to fall 0.4% sequentially in June, reversing a 1.3% rise in May. In corporate news, Commonwealth Bank of Australia CEO and Managing Director Ian Narev is expected to retire by the end of the 2018 financial year, the bank said on Monday.

Business GoDaddy expels neo-Nazi site over article on Charlottesville victim — BBCI
Author: 0 GoDaddy expels neo-Nazi site over article on Charlottesville victim — BBCI

The site, which is named after a Nazi publication, also features many stories filled with racial abuse, some of which describe black people as "monkeys". We will allow the site to remain online for 24 hours so the world can witness the hate, then we will shut it down permanently. The article stated that Anonymous had taken control of the website in the name of Heyer, who was run over by a auto allegedly driven by James Alex Fields Jr .

Business July WPI inflation rises at 1.88%
Author: 0 July WPI inflation rises at 1.88%

The consumer price index, the main policy target of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), likely rose 1.87 per cent in July from a year earlier, according to a Reuters poll of economists, compared with an increase of 1.54 per cent in June. Prices of vegetables grew almost 22 percent in July mainly due to a substantial rise in prices of tomatoes due to heavy rains and delay in crop arrival.

Business North Korea tensions are set to cause a stir on Wall Street
Author: 0 North Korea tensions are set to cause a stir on Wall Street

Federal funds futures suggested the chance of rate hike in December fell to 40 percent from 42 percent shortly before the release of the data. Equities slid and the Swiss franc and some developed-market government bonds advanced as President Donald Trump threatened North Korea with "fire and fury" following a series of missile tests by the communist regime, boosting demand for haven assets.

Author: 0 North Korea develops its nuclear programme "at an alarming rate"

Mr Trump said the USA military was "locked and loaded", while Pyongyang has accused him of "driving" the Korean peninsula to the "brink of a nuclear war". "Previous administrations haven't taken this on", Pompeo said. "If North Korea does anything in terms of even thinking about attack of anybody that we love or we represent or our allies or us, they can be very, very nervous", he explained .

Business Source: Mbappe keen on PSG transfer
Author: 0 Source: Mbappe keen on PSG transfer

A dependence on the highly volatile Italian striker proved too costly for the French side as they faded away from top position and lost consistency as the league progressed. The striker's club form led to a first international call up for France earlier this year, and he is set to play a key role for his national side at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Business Marshawn Lynch Sat, Wore a Hat for National Anthem
Author: 0 Marshawn Lynch Sat, Wore a Hat for National Anthem

You do your thing and we'll do ours. Lynch's apparent protest comes in wake of this weekend's violent white nationalist rallies in Charlottesville, Va. On Twitter, the nine most circulated tweets Sunday morning were supportive of Lynch's protest. Photos show Lynch, who suited up but did not play, sitting on a cooler while holding a banana during the anthem.

Business Stocks in Europe and Asia Slip as North Korea Tensions Rise
Author: 0 Stocks in Europe and Asia Slip as North Korea Tensions Rise

The hope that the Fed will have to slow its rate-hike path appeared to stop, at least for now, the near $1-trillion loss in world stocks valuations this week triggered by the war of words between Pyongyang and Washington. The stock fell $3.30 to $30.09. WALL STREET: Losses in health care and consumer-focused companies pulled US stocks lower, snapping a 10-day winning streak for the Dow Jones industrial average.