Years after Detroit's auto companies joined the race to develop self-driving cars, the world's biggest plane-makers now say they see a coming revolution in autonomous, on-demand flight. Chicago-based
The European Investment Bank (EIB) provided a loan of EUR 50 million to Transgaz to finance the first phase of the Bulgarian-Romanian-Hungarian-Austrian (BRUA) pipeline. According to Bucharest Stock E
VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Cold War-era espionage files that were handwritten by Lithuanians who spied for the Soviet Union are being made available online thanks to a state-funded research institut
WARRI, Nigeria (AP) — Royal Dutch Shell’s Nigeria subsidiary says it has lifted the force majeure imposed on Bonny Light crude oil exports a month ago. Company spokesman Joseph Obari says the
Iranian oil and gas companies said they've signed agreements with an Italian power company to capture flared gas at one of the world's largest natural fields.
eJobs launched a printed publication dedicated to the professionals in human resources. The magazine We Are HR aims to come into the meeting of the managers and specialists in human resources with the
TORONTO - A survey done for BMO Capital Markets suggests Canadians prefer shopping in store to ordering online. The bank asked Canadians if they would consider buying different products in five ...
In our fourth monthly column reflecting on the Romanian experience from the perspective of a native whose life has primarily been spent abroad, BR’s resident repat will temporarily fill the expat’
One of the largest global mass extinctions did not fundamentally change marine ecosystems, scientists have found.
Michigan ranks among the worst states for identity theft and fraud, a new analysis by a personal finance website shows.
Kane's return Monday night on Raw to assault Roman Reigns have stirred up conversation of a possible Undertaker return.
There are clear signs the global oil market is balanced, which would support higher oil prices and investments if sustained, the head of Schlumberger said.
Founder of Mute Records, the label that was responsible for providing a platform for Depeche Mode, Yazoo, Erasure, Nick Cave and Moby, among others, Daniel Miller is certainly one of the most importan
A report has revealed a slowdown of growth in online sales in Ireland in August.
(Reuters) - Consumer goods giant Procter & Gamble Co , which recently declared victory against hedge-fund manager Nelson Peltz's attempt to muscle his way onto the board, reported tepid sales that mis
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The economy of the 19 countries that use the euro currency is growing ever stronger, and it’s time for the European Central Bank to start telling the public how it w
Romania’s capital market strengthens its position in the region, after recording a 30 percent increase of shares’ transactions in the first nine months of this year to EUR 1.8 billion, acc
A federal agency’s report adds to pressure on Wells Fargo and suggests that the bank will have to set aside more money to pay back customers it harmed.
OTTAWA - Canada's national annual inflation rate was 1.6 per cent in September, Statistics Canada says. Here's what happened in the provinces and territories (previous month in brackets): — Newfoun
In this week’s tech newsletter, the tech giants battle Washington’s regulatory fervor. Also, Lyft gets a lot of money, and Google may remake Toronto.
Statewide, about 27,300 homes could be flooded if sea levels rise six feet, including one-fifth of homes in Grays Harbor County.
In the Nov. 7 election, King County voters face a choice in whether to stay the course on the Port of Seattle by re-electing John Creighton or shaking things up with newcomer Ryan Calkins.
OTTAWA - Canada's national annual inflation rate was 1.6 per cent in September, Statistics Canada says. The agency also released rates for major cities, but cautioned that figures may have ...
A combination of factors have converged to make U.S. WTI crude oil significantly cheaper than Brent, and American crude exporters are enjoying the benefits.
The 24th edition of the International Festival of Creativity Golden Drum announced the finalists of this year’s competition. More than 1,000 creative works compete for the prestigious Golden Drum
GST Network has launched an excel-based offline tool for businesses to file initial GSTR-3B returns.
US FDA has been trying to encourage competition in complex drugs through several initiatives. One of the major step is to issue new draft and revised guidance documents to provide product-specific c
The result of the snap elections will be important for India as the bilateral relations between the two countries have picked up steadily under Abe.
“The trade between Iran and Azerbaijan made up $400 million over the past eight months,” Iranian ambassador to Azerbaijan Javad Jahangirzadeh has told AZERTAC.
OTTAWA - Canadian consumer prices picked up their pace last month as the annual inflation rate moved up from very low levels and closer to the Bank of Canada's ideal ......
General Electric slashed its 2017 profit forecast as its new boss grapples with one of the deepest slumps in the beleaguered manufacturer's history. The revision underscores the severity of the challe
(Reuters) - Schlumberger Ltd and Baker Hughes , the world's top two oilfield services firms, warned on Friday of a slowdown in North America and a challenging year ahead as crude oil prices stay vola
It was another record year for the wealthiest people in America, we take a look at the most exclusive of the lot who have hailed in the top 15 spot.
Parklands was previously the finance department of AstraZeneca before their move to Cambridge and has no science facilities
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — A Swedish steel production company is moving its Unites States division headquarters from a Chicago suburb. News outlets report that SSAB Americas announced on Thursday the relo
A look at some of the geopolitical risks keeping BlackRock fund managers up at night. The top 3 are looking more likely than the bottom 7.
The U.S. shale gas boom has given consumers cheaper heating and power bills, but it is also fueling a chemical manufacturing renaissance.
Onando, saw its woes deepen yesterday after the Nigerian Stock Exchange and the JSE ordered the full suspension of the trading of shares.
Hellenic Bank was unsuccessful on Friday in selling a foreclosed house in Latsia, a Nicosia suburb, as the auction once more attracted protesters and not a single bid. Members of the movement against
US Federation Bureau of Investigation has opened an investigation into the role of the two in fraudulent activities involving firms owned by the Gupta family.
Four trains were removed from service on Wednesday due to glitches such as leaking air-con units.
New surveillance regs by DHS will likely drive people underground and fuel public health epidemics.
In the initial stage, only a few apps will be made available as instant apps, but the numbers are expected to increase in no time
The USD 10.9 billion project will have submarines capable of carrying multiple Brahmos supersonic cruise missiles.
WWE may be parting ways with Neville, the latest sign that the Cruiserweight division is nearing its end.
Azerbaijan is ready to get in line behind any extraordinary effort needed to stabilize the market if a plan develops, its energy minister said Friday.
The state-owned gas producer Romgaz announced this Friday that it appointed Dorin-Liviu Nistoran as president of the Administration Council, following the resignation of Gheorghe – Gabriel Gheorghe.
Harare has proposed restrictions on equity trading and want miners to pay for royalties in mineral ore to avoid lack of “transparency”.
We find out more about the man who has replaced Dudu Myeni as the Chairman of the South African Airways board
Employers face a considerable more work under measures in the Finance Bill detailing the new monthly information they will be obliged to provide to Revenue for access by staff online.
Unilever has reported disappointing third-quarter sales having lost market share to smaller rivals, dampening hopes that a failed takeover bid by Kraft Heinz would spark a swift improvement in perform
From the perspective of the minister for finance, in particular, and the Government in general, the arrival of Storm Ophelia on Monday very quickly took Budget 2018 off the news agenda, and particular
British consumers are vulnerable to a hike in interest rates, ratings agency Moody’s has said, two weeks before the Bank of England is widely expected to hike borrowing costs for the first time
French drinks company Pernod Ricard has said it expects further good sales growth in its current financial year, largely driven by the performance of Jameson whiskey in the US and Europe.
The Revenue Commissioners has won its appeal against a finding that an annual charge levied on second homes and holiday homes is tax deductible against rental income from the properties.
Shares of Apple and some of its suppliers fell yesterday on signs that demand for the new iPhone 8 models isn’t as strong as anticipated while buyers await the release of the higher-end iPhone X
LONDON (Reuters) - European stocks, the dollar and bond yields climbed on Friday as investors speculated that the "Trumpflation trade" could be back in play, after the U.S. Senate approved a budget bl
TOKYO (Reuters) - Kobe Steel Ltd sank deeper into crisis on Friday as the embattled company said it had lost some customers to competitors because of widespread data falsification that had extended t
“Coffee With Polio Experts” videos may be amateurish, but they are full of insights explaining why polio eradication has been such a struggle.
Certain nerves sustain prostate cancer growth by triggering a switch that causes tumor vessels to proliferate, show researchers. Their earlier research -- which first implicated nerves in fueling pros
Mutations in the TMEM106B gene significantly increases a person's risk of frontotemporal lobar degeneration (FTLD), the second most common cause of dementia in those under 65, researchers have demonst
Easier access to concealed firearms is associated with significantly higher rates of handgun-related homicide, according to a new study.
A recent study from the Center for Injury Research and Policy at Nationwide Children's Hospital done in conjunction with researchers from Colorado School of Public Health at the University at Colorado
A delayed neurological response to processing the written word could be an indicator that a patient with mild memory problems is at an increased risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, research has di
The S&P Biotech Index is up 44% year-to-date, reflecting a strong pipeline of promising remedies that is driving a real health care revolution for patients and investors. But biotech stocks can often
India#39;s fuel demand surged 9.9 percent in September, the biggest expansion in more than one year, after petrol and diesel consumption soared.
Tehran, Oct 20, IRNA – Iranian Minister of Road and Urban Development Abbas Akhundi in a meeting with Turkish counterpart Ahmet Arslan reviewed issues of mutual interests, especially goods transit
Mezcal, a distilled spirit made from an agave plant native to Mexico, was once regarded as inferior to tequila, its more high-profile, industrialized cousin. It was also known for the worm in the
Ron Curtis, film producer and chief executive of the Jill Stuart clothing line, has put a home in the glamorous Trousdale section of Beverly Hills up for sale at $12.995 million. The gated Midcent
A weak cold front is bringing rain showers to parched Southern California but forecasters say there will be a quick turnabout as Santa Ana winds develop during the weekend, followed by possible re