Stories about Money

Apr 21 2018

Facebook Messenger is now forcing some users to check their privacy settings

A spokesman did not comment on the coin offering, but did say the firm was looking at using blockchain - the technology underlying digital currencies - to help people sec...

Apr 20 2018

Amazon says it has more than 100 million paid Prime members

Amazon , oddly enough, tends to take the opposite approach. As of the end of September, Levin said Prime had an estimated 90 million US members alone. Even the comp...

Apr 20 2018

Oil Prices Could Rise to $100

The surge came on a Reuters report that OPEC's new price hawk Saudi Arabia would be happy for crude to rise to $80 or even $100, a sign Riyadh will seek no changes to...

Apr 19 2018

United Kingdom inflation falls faster than expected, sending pound tumbling

When the rate of inflation runs above the rate of wage increases, disposable income falls and consumers may need to "tighten their belts", reining in discretionary spen...

Apr 19 2018

Mecca Masjid Dargah acquittals point to a disturbing trend

Investigation is continuing against two others. They finally chargesheeted 21 of them. The confession became the most vital proof for the NIA to corroborate other lit...

Apr 19 2018

Amazon, Best Buy Smart TV Partnership Hurts Roku

Plus, this brings Alexa to the fore - you can carry out voice searches for content regardless of whether it's through a live broadcast or a streaming service, such as P...

Apr 18 2018

More VAR chaos sees penalty awarded after half-time whistle in Bundesliga match

The Freiburg keeper gifted Mainz possession inside his own penalty area and Colin Quaison squared the ball to provide De Blasis with an open goal. Mainz on Monday ret...

Apr 18 2018

Supreme Court hearing case about online sales tax collection

Under the move to collect tax on from the third-party sales in online marketplaces, the state expects to get about $50 million next year, said Johnson. A group called the...

Apr 16 2018

Russian Federation to compile list of USA nationals banned from country

Russia's envoy Nebenzia called on the United States, France and Britain "not to bring the world to such a unsafe threshold". The Syrian government, Iran, and Russian F...

Apr 15 2018

PM Modi shown black flags in Chennai

Modi even added that we have to strengthen our social values along with the law and order in the country. He said that his government was committed to protecting the c...

Apr 15 2018

The Crypto Super Bitcoin (SBTC) had 2.29% step up during a day

NavCoin (NAV) traded up 1.4% against the dollar and now trades at $1.11 or 0.00013804 BTC. Stealthcoin (XST) traded up 17.8% against the dollar and now trades at $0.26 ...

Apr 13 2018

Disney must bid for Sky, takeover umpire rules

Comcast in February said that it was considering making an offer for Sky. Disney must make an offer to buy Sky if its deal with 21st Century Fox is completed before F...

Apr 13 2018

IAG considering bid for budget carrier Norwegian

Shares in Norwegian Air - which is reportedly worth $1.2bn (£845m) - soared by 37% following Thursday's announcement. For its part, Norwegian noted that "had no prior k...

Apr 13 2018

Volkswagen Considers Potential Personnel Changes In Board Of Management

Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) will give workers a management board seat to try to secure agreement for a far-reaching reform of the company under a new chief executive, sources...

Apr 11 2018

United States oil closes lower Friday after Trump's latest China trade threats

Crude prices rallied for the second day in a row yesterday, as appetite for riskier assets improved after a speech by Chinese President Xi Jinping eased concerns about ...

Apr 10 2018

Seeking shelter amid a US-China trade war

Beijing did not want to fight a trade war , but was not afraid of one, Vice Commerce Minister Qian Keming said at the Boao Forum for Asia in the southern province of ...

Apr 08 2018

Indian benchmarks end higher on Thursday, RBI retains key interest rate

In other sectoral indices, Metal rose 4.14 per cent, realty 2.55 per cent, PSU 2.19 per cent, consumer durables 1.85 per cent, capital goods 1.83 per cent, infrastructure...

Apr 08 2018

The definitive list of Brits being amusing about the sugar tax

Some soft drinks producers (like AG Barr, who make Irn-Bru) have altered their recipes to reduce sugar content and avoid the tax. Shortly after the 2016 announcement,...

Apr 07 2018

March Jobs Report: Everything You Need to Know

Employers have added a healthy average of 211,000 jobs a month in the past six months. The unemployment rate in March was unchanged at 4.1%, the bureau said in a sta...

Apr 05 2018

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg to testify before Congress April 11

Facebook is under intense pressure to fix the problems which led to the harvesting of some 50 million user profiles by Cambridge Analytica, a consulting firm working on D...