Google's search engine has been blocked in China since 2010 over its refusal to censor search results to comply with local laws. JD.com's US -listed shares rose 2.5 per cent to $44.68 in morning trading on the Nasdaq. "This partnership with Google opens up a broad range of possibilities to offer a superior retail experience to consumers throughout the world", JD.com Chief Strategy Officer Jianwen Liao said in the press release .
Prosecutors pushed for Stadler's arrest over fears that he might try to evade justice, dpa reported . Munich prosecutors had conducted searches at Stadler's private residence as a part of the probe concerning alleged fraud and indirect improprieties with documents.
In spite of continuous denials and public backing from the Volkswagen Group, Stadler has seemed like a man waving a crude torch in the dark, trying to fend off the hunters. Last week, the Munich prosecutor confirmed that Stadler was under investigation. The same goes for Munich prosecutors and Stadler. It is understood the VW group's supervisory board will meet later in the day to discuss the development.
Volkswagen AG, owners of the Audi brand, confirmed Stadler's arrest to the BBC this morning. FILE PHOTO: Audi head of the board Herbert Diess (L) and CEO Rupert Stadler attend company's annual shareholders meeting in Ingolstadt, Germany May 9, 2018.
The Government has unveiled plans that could see plastic straws, drinks stirrers and cotton buds completely banned from sale in England . McDonald's Corp. The company says paper straws, which are more environmentally friendly, will replace plastic ones starting in September. McDonald's says the new straws will use paper from sustainable sources.
For the SEC not to regulate bitcoin and ether could create some risks for investors, said David Sirignano , a partner at the law firm Morgan Lewis. "How do initiate regulations of security coins without killing the security coins?" However, she said there will be more trouble in the future, as she believes the SEC will have a "hard time figuring out what's a security and what's not".
Didi Chuxing Technology Co Ltd, the Chinese ride-sharing company that bought the mainland operations of Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL], will begin offering its service this month in Australia, its first foray in a Western-style country. So, what about the all-important app? "As DiDi grows in Australia it will introduce additional product features that will further improve its efficiency, safety and reliability".
In a Bloomberg survey, almost half of economists said they believed that the announcement would not be made before July. Canada is also contending with new USA tariffs on steel and aluminum imports as well as slow-moving talks to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement.
The program was targeted "in light of China's theft of intellectual property and technology and its other unfair trade practices", Trump said. Earlier on Friday, US President Donald Trump said Washington would respond with more tariffs if China retaliated.
While issues with its Trent 1000 jet engine have contributed to financial challenges, Rolls Royce said it will continue to focus on civil aerospace, aiming for a 50% share of the engine market. The restructuring will cost the firm about £500 million - including redundancy costs - over the next three years, but will see it save £400m every year by the end of 2020.
In 2017, the stores generated an underlying loss of £3m. The Company anticipates that the consultation process will be completed around the time of our half year results in October. The company had a 0.4% dip in group revenue and 2.8% drop in product revenue in its Q1 report. Targeting younger shoppers, Jacamo for men and Simply Be for women are among N Brown's main brands.
The full-time job fall was offset by a 32,600 increase in part-time employment. According to numbers released Wednesday by the Employment Security Department, the unemployment rate for May dropped to 4.7 percent from April's 4.8 percent. Employment increased 12,000 to 12,518,300. However, in the Seattle/Bellevue/Everett region, the labor force decreased by 1,700 over the same period.
US crude production rose to 10.9 million bpd last week, according to the EIA, but Kilduff said the market appeared able to absorb the increase. Meanwhile, IEA sees non-OPEC supply rising by 2 million bpd this year, lead by growth from the U.S.
Company founder Tim Martin, who campaigned for Brexit , said it was part of a transition away from products made in the EU. Martin - a vocal eurosceptic - said the pub chain is reviewing all of its products in a company-wise reshuffle which could take up to two years, something he hopes will make the business "more competitive".
Germany will allow interest groups to sue on behalf of consumers, taking a tentative step toward US -style class-action lawsuits in a bid to make it easier to collect damages from big companies in the aftermath of Volkswagen AG's diesel-cheating scandal.
Trump's revised tariff list might exclude some consumer items from an earlier proposal to focus more on goods related to Beijing's " Made in China 2025 " program, Eurasia Group said in a report . China has threatened to retaliate forcefully for any tariffs , listing USA products that range from sorghum, soybeans, meat and whiskey to airplanes and cars.
Facebook has responded to the US Congress list of questions about the social network's policies and data collection framework. Sandy Parakilas, an ex-Facebook employee, claims that that moment "raised red flags", and that the company was well aware of what they were doing.
People stranded at the Charlotte airport on Thursday night. Disgruntled passengers at Charlotte's airport let American Airlines have it on social media late Thursday. Tweeted an upset mom: "So missed flight, clothes soaked in breastmilk, missing luggage, in serious pain, no place to sleep, screaming baby in another state".
Other law enforcement agencies in the Kansas City metro have been tweeting words of support and prayers for Wyandotte County, the Star said. The suspect was also shot and was being treated at the same hospital, Bailiff said. "Today's bad events in Kansas City bitterly remind us once again of the dangers and sacrifices faced every day by law enforcement officers throughout our state and nation", Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said.
The 2018 World Cup starts tomorrow in Russian Federation. According to soccer journalist Roger Bennett, we might feel that loss this year - he says soccer has grown on Americans over time . Councilwoman Kshama Sawant held a press conference before the meeting to denounce the vote, saying it was "capitulation" to big business, including Amazon.
The indictment came out moments after Theranos said Holmes would be stepping down from the blood-testing company that has unraveled amid revelations that her main product was a fraud. These criminal charges are separate from the civil ones filed in March by the SEC and already settled. Holmes and Balwani "devised a scheme to defraud doctors and patients" through claims that Theranos could provide "accurate, fast, reliable, and cheap blood tests and test results", despite the two knowing ...
The tariffs are part of the U.S. response to China's policies and practices that require foreign companies to hand over trade secrets involving technology, intellectual property and innovation, the United States government said. "The list does not include goods commonly purchased by American consumers such as cellular telephones or televisions", the U.S.T.R. office said. Friday's action follows an administration report in March that complained China had forced foreign companies to ...
No deaths have been reported to date. More than 60 people have reportedly been infected by the strain and 31 have been hospitalized, but no deaths have been reported. Kellogg's has offered a full refund for the products. Symptoms of Salmonella infection include diarrhea, fever and abdominal cramps. The illness usually lasts about a week or less in healthy adults, but other groups are at a higher risk of developing serious infections and complications.
The switch to paper straws will be completed next year. The government warned earlier this year that plastic straws, along with other single-use plastic items such as cotton buds, could be banned as part of its efforts to cut marine pollution.
Tariffs on any products added to the U.S. Trade Representative's list would be subject to a period of public feedback. A bipartisan group of senators is also trying to convince President Donald Trump's administration to suspend the tariffs.
Opec and its non-Opec allies, led by Russian Federation, will meet in Vienna late next week to decide whether the pact to cut 1.72 million barrels of oil production a day should remain intact after 17 months of restraint. Consultancy Energy Aspects said Gulf OPEC members would likely add less than 1 million bpd immediately, rising to about 1.5 million bpd in three to six months.
Mark Sanford (R-SC) was on MSNBC sounding the alarm about the state of his party . Arrington narrowly defeated Sanford after Trump tweeted on election day that Sanford had been unhelpful, adding, "He is better off in Argentina". "Corey Stewart would be an embarrassment for Virginia in the U.S. Senate, where he would eliminate health care for millions of Americans and slash public education funding".
Citing six people familiar with the matter, Reuters reported that the software giant is developing technology that would track the items placed in a shopping cart, eliminating the need for shoppers to wait in checkout lines. Instead of being arrested for shoplifting, they would be billed for their items via an app that was scanned as they entered the shop. Reuters said there is no timeline as to when Microsoft will bring the technology to retailers, and it's not clear if it will move ...
The report reveals that 41 percent of Cuyahoga County residents are renters, and the housing wage needed is less than the state's average at $15.10. The NLIHC found USA workers need to earn $22.10 an hour to afford a "modest" two-bedroom rental. To define "affordability", it uses the industry standard of spending no more than 30 percent of income on rent.
Prior to this, Toyota has also invested in Grab (and its former rival Uber ). Analysts say the rapid investment in ride-hailing firms by traditional carmakers is a sign that auto companies are preparing for a future of reduced vehicle ownership as automated cars and ride-hailing services become the norm.
Trump could technically delay implementation of the tariffs until after the November elections if he thinks talks with China are making progress in addressing US concerns about intellectual property theft, according to Bruce Hirsh, head of Tailwind Global Strategies, a trade advisory firm.
Yahoo Finance's Stephanie Sy, Dion Rabouin and Ethan Wolff-Mann discuss. At the company's annual shareholder meeting this month, Musk said he expected the Palo Alto, California, company to post a quarterly profit during the July-September period.
A joint declaration after the first meeting between a us president and a North Korean leader called the summit "an epochal event of great significance in overcoming decades of tensions and hostilities between the two countries and for the opening up of a new future".
Although stories about Tesla "drivers" sleeping and sitting in the passenger seat - and, unfortunately, crashing while reliant on the system - abound, Autopilot is only meant to operate under constant driver supervision. Tesla owners also need to add an additional $3,000 package called Full Self-Driving Capability. With eight active cameras, the system is created to eventually support full self-driving in nearly all circumstances.
John Griffin and Amin Shams , of the University of Texas at Austin's Department of Finance, published a study Wednesday linking the stablecoin with bitcoin's prices during the 2017 price increases. The paper alleges that these instances may account for about 50% of the price increases of Bitcoin and 64% of others trading in the top ten. Some cryptocurrency enthusiasts will take issue with comparing the rally previous year with an asset bubble, but it certainly had all the right ...
The schematic leak backs up these specifications and also gives information about the smartphone's camera. This is now in debate across the media, with many stating that the third slot is simply for the flash, however this contrasts previous schematics where the flash is distinctly smaller than the lenses themselves.
Borrowers are likely to see higher bills next month on credit cards and mortgages, especially those with adjustable rates. The Fed's new forecast showed inflation inching up only slightly over the next 2 1/2 years . In the longer run, it maintained the forecast for 1.8% growth. The rate is estimated to fall 3.5% next year , through to 2020, down from the previous forecast of 3.6%.
At the news conference , Trudeau called the USA steel and aluminum tariffs "insulting" and stated that Canada would go ahead with retaliatory tariffs on July 1 unless the American duties were dropped. As we've argued elsewhere , Trump appears to be targeting allies as a means of rupturing their mindset-convincing them that they are no longer deserving of American coddling just because of their geopolitical status.
It also looks at how many times they tap on the Uber app, exactly where they tap, their walking speed and how long it takes for them to request a ride. The official report says the company is working on artificial intelligence tech for this new patent. The new technology will allow Uber to warn its drivers when a passenger is perceived to be drunk, giving them the opportunity to deny the request for a ride.
Even so, raising rates too quickly could prevent vulnerable Americans and pockets of the country still struggling from reaping the benefits of a strong economy. It then raised rates once in 2015, once in 2016, three times in 2017 and now twice this year . But if it miscalculates and overdoes the credit tightening, it can trigger a recession.
Earlier Wednesday, North Korea's state KCNA news agency said denuclearization would be a "step by step process" with "simultaneous action", a stance that appeared to contradict the US refusal to offer sanctions relief before North Korea gives up its nuclear weapons.
Mr Trump said he chose to back out of the G-7 communique after watching Mr Trudeau's closing summit news conference, at which he warned that Canada would not be pushed around on tariffs - a point the Canadian prime minister had made several times before.
She thought he was joking, ' Iovine, an advertising technology consultant, said. "That's genuinely all it was". "You don't do that here in the vehicle". "He started aggressively coming at us". Elbotari said that he would do the same for a straight couple, but admitted that he has less tolerance for a same-sex couple.
The recent spike in oil should ease in the near term, according to the International Energy Agency's (IEA) latest monthly report, but there could be a large supply gap late next year if the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), year as oil demand will grow steadily thanks to a solid global economy.
Dixons Carphone said that "unauthorised access" of data held by the company had prompted an investigation, the hiring of external security experts and efforts to shore up its security defences. Dixons Carphone said the 1.2 million personal data records that were hacked saw non-financial personal data, such as name, address or email address, accessed.
Shen is ZTE's chief intellectual property officer and acting chief compliance officer. ZTE didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. But the ban on buying USA parts, imposed by the department in April, will not be lifted until the company pays the fine and places $400 million more in escrow in a US -approved bank, the agency said .
The authority said it suspected the emissions-control devices were being used in the bulk of Daimler's new diesel auto fleet that was built to comply with the latest Euro 6 emissions standards, encompassing some 1 million vehicles, according to the report.
He called Mr Trudeau "dishonest & weak" after Mr Trudeau said at a news conference that Canada would retaliate for new United States tariffs. Trump said the global leaders left the G-7 meeting in good spirits, and said he had agreed to sign the meeting's summary document.
But Comcast has said it's prepped to top Disney's bid for the 21CF assets - and it's widely expected that Comcast will pull the trigger now that the AT&T-Time Warner merger has the go-ahead. It is, he said then, " a deal we will not approve in my administration because it's too much concentration of power in hands of too few". The loss is a black eye for the Justice Department.
There have been plenty of talking points from the historic summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un . Shortly after Trump's presser, a spokesperson from South Korea's Blue House (its executive branch of government) said that "the meaning and intention" of the U.S.