Economy

Kim summit to cost Singapore 'around $20 million': PM Lee

Kim summit to cost Singapore 'around $20 million': PM Lee Kim is welcomed by Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong during his visit to the Istana, the official residence of the prime minister, following the North Korean leader's arrival in Singapore . Authorities imposed tight security around the summit venue and related luxury hotels - including installing extra pot plants outside Kim's expected accommodation to obstruct reporters' views. [Full Article...]

Trump renews criticism of Trudeau

She said the European Union would "act" against the US trade measures, which European leaders regard as going against the rules of the World Trade Organization. Any Nafta deal will have a sunset provision of some kind, Trump said Saturday, though he indicated some people are pushing against a five-year time frame. [Full Article...]

Tony Awards honor Chicago's David Cromer and Laurie Metcalf

Tony Awards honor Chicago's David Cromer and Laurie Metcalf Worst Sia Cover: Hosts Josh Groban and Sara Bareilles returned to the stage for a Broadway-themed take on Sia's song, "Chandelier". In one of the ceremony's most mesmerizing moments, Melody Herzfeld , the heroic drama teacher who nurtured numerous young people demanding change following the February school shooting in Parkland, Florida , was honored from the Tony Award stage. [Full Article...]

Powerball numbers: Did you win Saturday's $105.1 million lottery jackpot?

Powerball numbers: Did you win Saturday's $105.1 million lottery jackpot? He's retired from the job and plans to spend the money to pay off his house and put his two children through college. He had planned to do some work in his backyard, but realizing his vehicle was dirty, he chose to get it washed first, he said. [Full Article...]

Fuel price reduction: Petrol is Rs 77.02/litre in Delhi, Rs 84.84

Fuel price reduction: Petrol is Rs 77.02/litre in Delhi, Rs 84.84 According to data available on Indian Oil 's website, petrol and diesel prices have fallen by 24 paise per litre and 18 paise per litre respectively in Delhi , Kolkata . Blaming geopolitics of oil, exchange rate fluctuations and local taxes for petrol and diesel prices touching a record high, he said the government is sensitive and will ensure that "poor, middle class are not pained". [Full Article...]

In the United States created the most powerful supercomputer in the world

In the United States created the most powerful supercomputer in the world Summit is a stepping stone toward a world of exascale computing. If it was full, and everyone in it had a modern laptop, it would take 20 stadiums full of similarly equipped people to match the computing firepower of the Summit . It has successfully run the world's first exascale scientific calculation . The ORNL team wants to use it for astrophysics research, materials engineering, and even sy... [Full Article...]

Trump Aide Larry Kudlow Calls Justin Trudeau Trade Comments A 'Betrayal'

Trump Aide Larry Kudlow Calls Justin Trudeau Trade Comments A 'Betrayal' President Trump said retaliation tariffs from his allies were a "mistake" and warned that if it got as far as a trade war, then the USA would "win that war a thousand times out of a thousand". "We're like the piggy bank that everybody is robbing and that ends". On Twitter , the French leader was more assertive about the summit's success, claiming that " our exchanges have made it possibl... [Full Article...]

Tyson recalls breaded chicken over plastic contamination

Tyson recalls breaded chicken over plastic contamination Food service institutions that have purchased these products are urged to throw the products away and not serve them. 12 lb. box of 3-lb. plastic bags of "UNCOOKED, BREADED ORIGINAL CHICKEN TENDERLOINS", with a lot code of 1378NLR02 . call center at 888-747-7611. "Tyson Foods has inspected all lines at the production facility to ensure product quality standards are being met and has implemen... [Full Article...]

National Big Lotto Max Winner News Centre News

National Big Lotto Max Winner News Centre News We hate to be the bearer of bad news, but the winning Lotto Max $60 million jackpot ticket was not sold in B.C. Purchased in Drummondville, the winning ticket was sold to a group of 10 people, who will spilt the prize - $6 million apiece. [Full Article...]

Region's jobless rate up for second straight month

Unclear, because the sample size for Ottawa-Gatineau is too small to accurately measure it, is how many of those working in May were doing so part-time, and what percentage were doing so because they couldn't find full-time work. But Statistics Canada says, overall, the economy lost 75-hundred jobs last month as full-time positions fell by 31-thousand and the loss was only partially offset by ga... [Full Article...]

Trump barrels into G-7 summit, ready to fight

Trump barrels into G-7 summit, ready to fight Leaders of the G7 appeared to have agreed on a final communique at the end of a contentious two-day summit in Canada on Saturday, before US President Donald Trump lashed out at Canada and created further uncertainty over trade. Trump also broke with other G7 leaders by calling for Russian Federation to be re-admitted to the group. Mr Trump said the move would protect domestic producers that... [Full Article...]

BT boss Gavin Patterson stepping down later this year

BT boss Gavin Patterson stepping down later this year BT chairman Jan du Plessis said that while Mr Patterson had the backing of the board, wider support was starting to wane. He will not now receive the 2018 incentive share plan, worth £3.5m. However, it's been a different story over the last two years. The company has been reeling from an accounting scandal in Italy a year ago and has spent billions on buying football rights to attract customer... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump: Top economies should drop all tariffs

Trump also threatened: "I have instructed our U.S. Reps not to endorse the Communique as we look at Tariffs on automobiles flooding the U.S. Market!" "He can take that nation and truly make it a great nation so it is a one-time shot and I think it is going to work out very well", Mr. [Full Article...]

KFC announces meatless offerings in UK | Articles | Marketing

KFC announces meatless offerings in UK | Articles | Marketing According to CNN , the chain restaurant KFC says it will begin testing a vegetarian alternative to chicken later this year in the UK. KFC is reportedly working on vegetarian options to add to its menu offering customers healthier alternatives to fried chicken. [Full Article...]

Oil Drops on Surprise Inventories Increase

Oil Drops on Surprise Inventories Increase Brent crude futures, the global benchmark for oil prices, were at $76.79 per barrel at 0654 GMT, down 53 cents, or 0.7 percent, from their last close.U.S. "Troubles over supply from Venezuela come at a time when OPEC is considering easing supply cuts which have been in place since 2017 and were implemented to support the price", London Capital Group head of research Jasper Lawler said. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump to leave G7 early, tensions high after 'rant' over trade

Donald Trump to leave G7 early, tensions high after 'rant' over trade G7 leaders have called for negotiations to begin this year to develop stronger rules on market-distorting industrial subsidies and trade-distorting actions by state-owned enterprises. "The European Union is brutal to the United States". Macron told reporters that while Trump may not mind USA isolation, "neither do we mind signing a six country agreement if need be". [Full Article...]

Trump delivers warning on trade as he leaves G-7 summit

During a brief meeting with reporters at the Quebec resort where the leaders gathered, Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau - who had been at each other's throats for a week - even shared a few jokes. Canada issued its own threat of tariffs, which don't go into effect until July. "And so began a long litany of recriminations, somewhat bitter reports that the United States was t... [Full Article...]

Winning $60 million Lotto Max jackpot ticket sold in Quebec

Two tickets sold on Vancouver Island have won $500,000 from Lotto Max's MAXMILLIONS June 8th draw . OLG said in a release the winning Encore ticket was sold in Friday's Lotto Max draw. Players must match all seven numbers, in any one set, to win the jackpot or the MAXMILLIONS prizes. The next Lotto Max jackpot for June 15 is an estimated $35 million. [Full Article...]

Verizon names Ericsson veteran Hans Vestberg as CEO

Verizon names Ericsson veteran Hans Vestberg as CEO Companies are bulking up in an attempt to grab as many consumers as they can. Verizon is today announcing that its current CEO, Lowell McAdam , is leaving the position on August 1, 2018, exactly seven years after he took on the role. The presence of Lowell C McAdam will assist Hans Vestberg to steer the growth of Verizon and bring new business. Since 2011 Verizon has made more than $120 billi... [Full Article...]

Chinese phone maker ZTE saved from brink after deal with U.S.

Chinese phone maker ZTE saved from brink after deal with U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross told CNBC this morning that the USA has struck a deal to lift sanctions on the electronics giant. The sources said that ZTE has also agreed to allow USA representatives to make site visits without coordinating with Chinese government officials, as required by a non-public agreement between the countries. [Full Article...]


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