Treasury On Rating Announcement By Fitch Ratings

The National Treasury now expects growth of just 0.7 percent in 2017 from the 1.3 percent seen earlier, far below the 7 percent level floated in the past as necessary to make a meaningful dent in the unemployment rate. SA received a reprieve from Moo... More..

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Chemring Group plc (CHG) Earns Add Rating from Peel Hunt
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

Chemring Group plc (CHG) Earns Add Rating from Peel Hunt

The company was maintained on Thursday, May 5 by Panmure Gordon. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, November 23 by Canaccord Genuity. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Monday, December 12...More..

Is Cowboys coach Jason Garrett concerned about his job security?
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

Is Cowboys coach Jason Garrett concerned about his job security?

There's no question because of our visibility, our substantiveness, that we are looked to for social responsibility as well. "This is all a part of what I have been talking about, with the commissioner". In O...More..

Liam Hemsworth Gave Miley Cyrus The Sweetest Gift For Her Birthday
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

Liam Hemsworth Gave Miley Cyrus The Sweetest Gift For Her Birthday

Miley Cyrus is not impressed after yesterday rumours began circulating online that she was pregnant. Aint it ironic? #VeganTurkeyBaby .”. Cyrus's fiancé Liam Hemsworth took the picture, as his reflection...More..

YouTube will Fight Videos, which Exploit Children
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

YouTube will Fight Videos, which Exploit Children

A controversy related to inappropriate videos targeted at children on YouTube has resulted in some fallout among the platform's advertising partners. This week, Buzzfeed reported about "hundreds of di...More..

Nifty ends flat; infra, banks restrict gains
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

Nifty ends flat; infra, banks restrict gains

While the Sensex was trading 31 points higher at 33,593 level, the Nifty was trading at 10,356, up 13 points. Major gainers in the early trade are Bajaj Auto, Infosys, Cipla, Reliance Industries (RIL) and Kot...More..

CBS, Dish reach agreement to halt blackouts ahead of BSU game
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

CBS, Dish reach agreement to halt blackouts ahead of BSU game

The CBS channels are being restored, Dish said in a separate statement . CBS fired back in its statement Wednesday , claiming that Dish Network is "desperate to retain subscribers" and "clearly, pulling ...More..

Cabinet approves changes in Insolvency & Bankruptcy code
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Cabinet approves changes in Insolvency & Bankruptcy code

It has cleared the Ordinance for making amendment in the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code ( IBC ), which is touted as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's biggest reform to reduce bad loans, to prevent wilful defau...More..

Traveling for Thanksgiving? Here are 6 things you need to know
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Traveling for Thanksgiving? Here are 6 things you need to know

The AAA also reported that 89 percent of all travelers, or 45.5 million people, are planning a Thanksgiving road trip, which increased 3.2 percent compared to past year. AAA says Wednesday through Sunday will b...More..

Deere & Company (DE) Shares Gap Up on Earnings Beat
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Deere & Company (DE) Shares Gap Up on Earnings Beat

The stock closed the regular trading session at $139.23 yesterday, compared to the closing price of $136.92 the previous day - a change of 1.69 percent. The shares were purchased at an average price of $134.89....More..

Thanksgiving Day, Black Friday retailer information
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Thanksgiving Day, Black Friday retailer information

Target will be opening its doors at the three locations surrounding St. Michael-Albertville - Monticello, Rogers and Otsego - at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving. Closing hours vary from store to store. Should you need ...More..

Change in United Kingdom broadband ads to avoid speed confusion
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Change in United Kingdom broadband ads to avoid speed confusion

The advertising supervision body said numerical speed claims in broadband ads should be based on the download speed available to at least 50% of customers at peak time. Current guidance only demands that 10% ...More..

Meg Whitman Steps Down As CEO of Hewlett Packard
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Meg Whitman Steps Down As CEO of Hewlett Packard

Dodge & Cox now owns 238,615,401 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $3,958,630,000 after buying an additional 25,852,541 shares during the last quarter. Also, CFO Timothy C. Stonesifer sold 56,1...More..

FCC chairman unveils proposal to end net neutrality
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

FCC chairman unveils proposal to end net neutrality

FCC Chairman Pai say the rule is preventing the development of new and better broadband technology and says it is an example of excessive government regulation. This proposal tears at the foundation of that op...More..

Iranian Man Accused of 'Game of Thrones' Hack Attack
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Iranian Man Accused of 'Game of Thrones' Hack Attack

Behzad, who remains at large, faces seven counts in the United States, including wire fraud, aggravated identity theft, and four counts of computer fraud. In a July 23 anonymous e-mail sent to HBO , Mesri al...More..

United Kingdom tour operator sees strong Turkey demand
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

United Kingdom tour operator sees strong Turkey demand

The FTSE 250 firm said it was taking action to restore profitability after underlying United Kingdom earnings dived 40% - or by £34m - to £52m in its financial year to 30 September, despite a 3% increase in rev...More..

Spirits make you feel 'aggressive and sexy'
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Spirits make you feel 'aggressive and sexy'

Red wine drinkers reported the highest level of feelings of tiredness, according to the data from nearly 30,000 people from 21 different countries. A group of researchers from the United Kingdom (where else?...More..

Cryptocurrency startup Tether claims it was robbed of $31 million in tokens
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Cryptocurrency startup Tether claims it was robbed of $31 million in tokens

The company's development team is now attempting to prevent the stolen amount, which was in Tether tokens, from entering the wider trading economy. "These builds should prevent any movement of the stolen coin...More..

Janet Yellen submits resignation from the Fed
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Janet Yellen submits resignation from the Fed

Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen speaks during a news conference after a two-day Federal Open Markets Committee (FOMC) policy meeting, in Washington, U.S., September 20, 2017. In her resignation letter Y...More..

The world's fifth largest company is now Tencent, not Facebook
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

The world's fifth largest company is now Tencent, not Facebook

The technology firm is the first from China to reach the landmark valuation as it closes in on the likes of Facebook and Amazon . Shares of the Chinese fintech company, listed on the Hong Kong Stock Ex...More..

Volvo to supply Uber with autonomous cars
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Volvo to supply Uber with autonomous cars

The non-binding framework deal builds on a relationship of almost three years between San Francisco-based Uber and the car-maker. Volvo has said that the vehicles "incorporate all the necessary safety, re...More..

Shell, Bio-bean power London buses with waste coffee grounds
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Shell, Bio-bean power London buses with waste coffee grounds

The startup collects used coffee grounds from cafes, restaurants and factories, and transports them to its recycling facility. "It's a great example of what can be done when we start to reimagine waste as an ...More..

Gas prices up compared to last Thanksgiving
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Gas prices up compared to last Thanksgiving

The Thanksgiving holiday travel period is defined as Wednesday, Nov. 22 to Sunday, Nov. 26. Because of that influx of drivers hitting the road - or the airports - AAA warns that the best time to avoid getting...More..

Keystone XL Pipeline Gets Regulators' OK In Nebraska, Clearing Key Hurdle
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Keystone XL Pipeline Gets Regulators' OK In Nebraska, Clearing Key Hurdle

Already Energy Transfer Partners, the company behind the Dakota Access pipeline, has tried to stifle dissent and rewrite the story of Indigenous-led resistance at Standing Rock by suing Greenpeace and others. I...More..

by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Marvell Technology to buy smaller rival Cavium

Marvell offered over $84 per share for Cavium , an 11% premium compared to the company's stock market value this past Friday afternoon. The exchange ratio was based on a purchase price of $80 per share, Marv...More..

AAA: More than one million Georgians expected to travel for Thanksgiving
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

AAA: More than one million Georgians expected to travel for Thanksgiving

That's even with gas prices significantly higher than they were this time a year ago, up 30 cents in Salisbury. About 89 percent of all travelers 45.5 million - are planning to travel by vehicle, an increase ...More..

DOJ sues to block AT&T-Time Warner merger
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

DOJ sues to block AT&T-Time Warner merger

Mark Cuban thinks the big losers of the DOJ's decision to sue to block the AT&T-Time Warner merger will be Google and Facebook. A federal court judge will determine whether to block the deal by weighing the g...More..

Volvo to supply 24000 self-driving XC90s to Uber
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Volvo to supply 24000 self-driving XC90s to Uber

The non-exclusive agreement between Volvo and Uber follows last year's announcement of a strategic partnership between the two firms, which resulted in 100 autonomous XC90s being used by Uber in a driverless ...More..

FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Beautiful weather continues this week with cool temperatures!
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Beautiful weather continues this week with cool temperatures!

Thursday night: Partly cloudy, low around 30. Friday Night .Mostly clear. Lows near 40. Wind gusts could reach as high as 30 miles per hour in western MA, and 20 miles per hour along the coast. Friday . Mos...More..

Ed Sheeran says SRK 'biggest' in Bollywood
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Ed Sheeran says SRK 'biggest' in Bollywood

While the singer partied with the who's who of Bollywood, including Shah Rukh Khan , Karan Johar , Katrina Kaif , Malaika Arora and Shahid Kapoor among many others on Saturday night, some of the special gu...More..