Economy

Florida marketing firm Exactis leaks info of 340 million people, businesses

Florida marketing firm Exactis leaks info of 340 million people, businesses Troia told Wired that he doesn't know where the data is coming from, "but it's one of the most comprehensive collections I've ever seen". On the website of Exactis - which was inaccessible as of Thursday morning - it claims to have data on 218 million individuals, including 110 million US households, and 3.5 billion "consumer, business, and digital records". [Full Article...]

Ticketmaster hacked: How to check if your account has been compromised

Ticketmaster hacked: How to check if your account has been compromised The customer information that may have been compromised includes names, addresses, email addresses, telephone numbers, payment details and Ticketmaster login details. Ticketmaster said the potential breach affects fewer than 5pc of its global customers, though customers in North America are not affected. Ticketmaster is advising its United Kingdom customers to check for fraudulent transactions... [Full Article...]

False alarm causes scare on JetBlue flight at JFK Airport

False alarm causes scare on JetBlue flight at JFK Airport JetBlue did not immediately respond to TIME's request for comment, but said in a statement provided to CBS that the plane "experienced a radio issue impacting the crew's ability to communicate and a false alarm was sent to JFK tower". Though passengers were apparently kept in the dark, the Airbus 321 had "experienced a radio equipment problem" while taxiing, according to the FAA. The acciden... [Full Article...]

Study on tariffs on cars from EU

Study on tariffs on cars from EU The decision to expand the Trump administration's trade disputes to foreign vehicle manufacturers has come under fire from some in the US Congress, as well as many business lobby groups. Most come from Asia, but several European brands, including Land Rover , don't have USA factories. The Kentucky Distillers' Association, however, refuted the assertion saying that European Union countries accou... [Full Article...]

Instagram Lite Offers Photo Sharing on Android for 1/55th the App Size

Instagram Lite Offers Photo Sharing on Android for 1/55th the App Size Instagram Lite has arrived on the Google Play Store, although it's a limited launch for now. Instagram Lite addresses many problems common amongst mobile users in the developing world who are often on older phones with less storage space, slower network connections, or who can't afford big data packages. [Full Article...]

Amazon Wants to Help You Start Your Own Delivery Service

Amazon Wants to Help You Start Your Own Delivery Service It's Amazon latest move to build its own alternative to (if not yet a replacement for) UPS, FedEx , the U.S. Postal Service and other traditional shipping companies and postal services. The company already has 7,000 truck trailers and 40 jumbo jets that shuttle packages to and from 125 fulfillment centers across the world. In April, Mr. [Full Article...]

I'm not to blame for Harley-Davidson decision

I'm not to blame for Harley-Davidson decision It is worth mentioning that Harley could make the decision to shift production because it had chosen, in 2017, to open a new manufacturing plant in Thailand. Although peace through capitalism isn't the sexiest idea in the world, it's caused a huge reduction in violence over six decades. According to Loren Mooney from Stanford Business School's Insights, "Nations form a web of trading alliances, ... [Full Article...]

Asian shares fall amid escalating trade tension

Asian shares fall amid escalating trade tension The IEEPA statute allows the president to unilaterally impose investment limits. Those concerns were stoked Monday by reports that the Treasury Department is looking at an emergency law beefing up scrutiny of investment by Chinese firms in sensitive United States industries. [Full Article...]

United Kingdom auto investment nearly halves on Brexit : industry

United Kingdom auto investment nearly halves on Brexit : industry At an SMMT event in London , he said: "We are not considering that as an option.' He said he "would hate, both personally and professionally" any prospect of Britain being 'knocked off course because of some changes in the political environment". [Full Article...]

Rupee hits all-time low, breaches 69 per dollar for first time

Rupee hits all-time low, breaches 69 per dollar for first time A combination of rising crude oil prices which would stroke inflation and widen the current account gap and looming trade war fears that is prompting outflows from emerging markets is putting pressure on the rupee. Brent crude was trading at almost $78 a barrel in Asian trade today. The US Federal Reserve was the first to initiate this process by scaling down its QE (quantitative easing) pr... [Full Article...]

CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN': $117,000 Salary Now Considered 'LOW INCOME' in Bay Area

CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN': $117,000 Salary Now Considered 'LOW INCOME' in Bay Area We should stress that only a family of four, living in the same household, and with only one income earner in the household would meet the low-income requirement at $117,400. The figures - the highest in the United States - saw a 10 percent jump from the 2017 report, according to The San Francisco Chronicle. "Even though I own my home, babysitting is expensive, the cost of food is expensive"... [Full Article...]

Stocks skid as trade worries spread | Local

Stocks skid as trade worries spread | Local The market recovered when Peter Navarro, one of President Donald Trump's top trade advisors, told CNBC that there was no plan for investment restrictions and that the administration's probe into alleged technology theft is limited to China. [Full Article...]

Erdogan confirmed victor of Turkey election that brings sweeping new powers

Erdogan confirmed victor of Turkey election that brings sweeping new powers Mr. Erdoğan has said he will soon lift the state of emergency . Turkey objects to U.S. military support for the Kurdish YPG militia in Syria and has demanded Washington extradite cleric Fethullah Gulen , who lives in Pennsylvania and is accused by Ankara of fomenting a failed coup. [Full Article...]

Trump backs off restricting China investment

Trump backs off restricting China investment President Donald Trump is shifting away from a previously announced plan to impose limits on Chinese investment in American technology companies and high-tech exports to China . The president also recommended that the U.S. Commerce Department review export controls and make recommendations if anything needs to be updated. President Trump had called for wide-ranging restrictions on Chinese i... [Full Article...]

Harley Davidson Motorcycles Shifts Production Overseas In Response To EU Tariffs

Harley Davidson Motorcycles Shifts Production Overseas In Response To EU Tariffs President Donald Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminum imported from the EU. Last week, German automaker Daimler AG cut its 2018 earnings outlook, a change that it says is partly due to increased import tariffs for US vehicles in China. [Full Article...]

Markets surge after Trump backs off new restrictions on foreign investments

News outlets including CNN reported earlier this week that the administration was considering a rule to bar firms with at least 25% Chinese ownership from buying American companies that are involved in technology that the White House considers important. [Full Article...]

Ryan Warns of 'Escalating Taxes' with Tariffs as Trump Hits at Harley

Ryan Warns of 'Escalating Taxes' with Tariffs as Trump Hits at Harley Trump imposed a 25 percent tariff and 10 percent tariff on steel and aluminum, respectively, in the interest of national security, he has said, and in an effort to promote domestic manufacturing. That was long before Tariffs were announced. House Speaker Paul Ryan, whose district is home to some of Harley-Davidson's facilities, also pointed to the company as an American firm that would be a ... [Full Article...]

The Scariest Place for Investors in a Trade War

The Scariest Place for Investors in a Trade War Here's a look at what you need to know. The agreement came after Macron had pledged during a visit to China in January to obtain market access within six months, and offered a trade success amid inconclusive discussions to sell Airbus aircraft. [Full Article...]

Libya govt says oil exports by rival administration 'illegal'

Libya govt says oil exports by rival administration 'illegal' The group, which has been curbing output since 2017, said it would raise supply by returning to 100 percent compliance with agreed output cuts, after months of underproduction, largely due to unplanned disruptions in places including Venezuela and Angola. [Full Article...]

Iran economic protests shut Tehran's Grand Bazaar

Iran economic protests shut Tehran's Grand Bazaar Other videos appear to show the protestors chanting , "Death to dictator". Another man is heard shouting: " Come back!" Iranian civilian protestors, in a surprising turn of events in the country, are taking to the streets to express opposition to the hardline ruling regime by chanting, "Death to Palestine" and "Leave Syria, think of us", according to an independent translation of videos s... [Full Article...]


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