Business 'Unlevel playing field' in Turkish referendum: monitors
Author: 0 'Unlevel playing field' in Turkish referendum: monitors

Mr Erdogan, who first came to power in 2003 as prime minister, had argued a "Turkish-style" presidential system would bring stability and prosperity to the country. Turkey's minister for European Union affairs lashed out at the EU's "unacceptable" appeal for a probe into alleged irregularities in the referendum on boosting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's powers.

Author: 0 British PM Calls For Early Election To Strengthen Brexit Hand

By holding an early vote, May would give herself more time to deal with post-Brexit fallout - the 2020 vote would fall one year after the country is set to leave the European Union - as well as a potentially stronger mandate during negotiations.

Business United Airlines CEO: 'This Will Never Happen Again'
Author: 0 United Airlines CEO: 'This Will Never Happen Again'

On Wednesday, United said it would compensate all passengers on board the flight the cost of their tickets. When Dao refused, United sent in Chicago Aviation police officers to remove him from the plane and the resulting cellphone video of the struggle shot by another passenger has turned into a PR nightmare for United.

Author: 0 Burberry shares tumble as slowdown in U.S. market halts growth

I am delighted that Marco and Julie have now joined the business. The analysts noted that the strong sales performance, announced last week, by market leader LVMH of France increases the upside risk for Burberry, which recently saw Belgium's richest man - activist investor Albert Frere - take a 3% stake in the British firm via his Groupe Bruxelles Lambert vehicle.

Business IBM posts first revenue miss in five quarters, shares tumble
Author: 0 IBM posts first revenue miss in five quarters, shares tumble

The stock of International Business Machines Corp . The short ratio in the company's stock is documented at 4.64 and the short float is around of 1.85%. The stock is now trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -1.31%. Are investors supposed to sell when the stock hits the target? International Business Machines Corp .

Business Amazon Fire Stick TV is everything Google Chromecast should have been
Author: 0 Amazon Fire Stick TV is everything Google Chromecast should have been

Interestingly Amazon has also sent out media invites to select members of the press, where its country head, and country devices head are expected to be present. In case you have not subscribed to the Prime services you will be getting a one-year complimentary Amazon Prime service. In the wake of a series of genre-busting content and platform deals that have blurred the lines between broadcasters and subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) providers, Netflix flatly rejected the possibility ...

Business United Kingdom general election: What will it mean for trade with the GCC?
Author: 0 United Kingdom general election: What will it mean for trade with the GCC?

The Cayman Islands, as an overseas territory, could therefore find itself dealing with an entirely new administration in Britain just two weeks after its own election, though the probability of the Tory Party losing is slim. There is "no turning back" from Brexit, May said on Tuesday. May's governing Conservatives now have a slight majority, with 330 seats in the 650-seat House of Commons.

Author: 0 Nikki Haley: We Don't See Peace in Syria With Assad

The attack against a Syrian air base was the first US assault against the government of President Bashar Assad. The Iranian president also slammed the use of chemical weapons in the Arab country, saying reports suggest that terrorists have access to chemical weapons and USA attacks may encourage their further use of such weapons.

Business No, You Won't See President Trump's Tax Returns Anytime Soon
Author: 0 No, You Won't See President Trump's Tax Returns Anytime Soon

With Tax Day just around the corner, critics of President Donald Trump are taking the opportunity to once again bash the president for not voluntarily releasing his income tax forms to the public. That's legal nonsense and while Trump may not know it his lawyers surely do. With little appetite for bipartisanship, many veterans of tax fights and lobbyists in Washington expect that Trump will ultimately embrace straight tax cuts, with some cleaning up of deductions, and call it a victory.

Author: 0 Apple gets autonomous vehicle testing permit in California

Apple will begin testing self-driving vehicle technology in California, its first public move into a highly competitive field that could radically change transportation. Apple said in a November letter to the National Highway Traffic Safety Commission that it is " investing heavily in the study of machine learning and automation, and is excited about the potential of automated systems in many areas, including transportation ".

Business Pence says Washington will 'reform' FTA with S. Korea
Author: 0 Pence says Washington will 'reform' FTA with S. Korea

Trump himself appeared to reinforce the stern USA message at the White House, replying "Gotta behave" when a CNN reporter asked what message he had for North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. At a White House Easter celebration on Monday, Trump was asked if he had a message for North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, and replied: "Gotta behave".

Business Melania Trump remind Donald how the national anthem works
Author: 0 Melania Trump remind Donald how the national anthem works

However, ahead of the festivities, US President Donald Trump , First Lady Melania and their son Barron were standing on the White House's Truman Balcony in preparation for the national anthem. "We're right on track", he said, speaking of the nation's strength under fewer than 100 days of his leadership. Thankfully, each still went away with wooden eggs, which Trump handed out to around 21,000 people.

Business US House panel to begin tax reform hearings next week: chairman
Author: 0 US House panel to begin tax reform hearings next week: chairman

Yes, the thought must have occurred about the futility of working. This is especially true when we consider that in addition to the Federal income tax, we also pay thousands in Social Security Tax along with the Medicare tax, state income tax (for most filers), property taxes, sales taxes on most purchases in most states and special taxes on consumables like gasoline, alcohol and tobacco products.

Author: 0 United CEO Says No One Will be Fired for Dragging Incident

The release included another apology, with Munoz stating: "This will prove to be a watershed moment for our company, and we are more determined than ever to put our customers at the centre of everything we do". "Early on, we felt really good about how well this is working", Kirby said. Munoz faced Wall Street for the first time since David Dao's forcible removal on April 9, apologizing again for the airline's handling of the incident.

Business Delta to pay up to USD10,000 to bumped customers
Author: 0 Delta to pay up to USD10,000 to bumped customers

Delta denied boarding to about 1,200 passengers in 2016, says Bastian. Delta Air Lines is making a significant change to its overbooking policy, now allowing gate agents and crew members the flexibility to offer up to an astonishing $9,950 to passengers who voluntarily agree to be rebooked.

Author: 0 Delta cancelled nearly 3000 flights in the past week

Thunderstorms have caused Delta to cancel nearly 3,000 flights over the past five days with 1,500 cancellations affecting the world's busiest airport. According to Richmond International Airport's website , there is one delayed departure and one arrival flight from Boston Monday morning. "When Delta doesn't fly aircraft, not only do customers not get to their destination, but flight crews don't get to where they are scheduled to be", he said.

Business Trump calls Erdogan to congratulate him on contested referendum
Author: 0 Trump calls Erdogan to congratulate him on contested referendum

Alev Korun, a member of the OSCE mission that observed the referendum, told a radio program in her native Austria on Tuesday that, "there is a suspicion that up to 2.5 million votes could have been manipulated". Last minute changes to the election rules - accepting ballots without the official stamp - have raised fears about fraud and will apparently lead to appeals against the outcome.

Author: 0 So what that Alonso is racing the Indy 500?

One driver failed to start, the other could not finish, and neither has scored a point this season. Nico Hulkenberg, who ran a dual F1 and Le Mans campaign in 2015, says he'd never do what Alonso did and miss an F1 race for another event, while Red Bull boss Christian Horner also questioned the announcement in Bahrain .

Author: 0 Larger Businesses Must Now Publish Gender Pay Gap Figures

The bad news? The gap for Black and Latina women in NY is much worse (66 cents on the dollar for Black women and 56 cents for Latinas). It took until April 4, 2017 for women in the United States to earn as much money as men had earned in 2016, if you start counting both at the beginning of past year.

Business New bid for Australian gambling giant hits merger plan
Author: 0 New bid for Australian gambling giant hits merger plan

Tatts, which is now subject to a merger proposal from wagering giant Tabcorp, said on Wednesday that it is assessing the new offer from Pacific Consortium and advised shareholders not to take any action yet in relation to the offer. The offer is for the entire Tatts business although the main prize is Tatts' lotteries division. A buyout consortium has made a fresh attempt to gatecrash the betting group's takeover by rival Tabcorp.

Author: 0 Tax Day quiz: What do you really know about taxes?

But this isn't just about pointing out what Americans know and don't know. Americans have been telling pollsters for over a decade that the rich pay too little in taxes. Across the board, regardless of party, Americans agreed - 75 percent said they did, including 77 percent of Democrats, 71 percent of Republicans and 84 percent of independents.

Author: 0 Just the Facts on NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

Price Target plays a critical role when it comes to the analysis of a Stock. Instinet increased their price objective on NVIDIA to $100.00 in a research report on Friday, February 10th. Kress Colette sold 53,458 shares worth $5.63M. The stock is now trading -2.85% below its SMA 50 and 7.57% above its SMA 200. Byron Michael had sold 750 shares worth $76,565.

Business Grayson Allen to return to Duke for senior season
Author: 0 Grayson Allen to return to Duke for senior season

Duke brings in blue chip recruits Wendell Carter and Gary Trent next season to join Allen and the rest of Duke's returning core. "The last few weeks have provided the opportunity for a lot of reflection and prayer", Allen said. "I love being a Duke student - and continuing to be part of the university culture is something I don't take for granted". He was the third-leading scorer on the team this year.

Business Odebrecht ordered to pay $2.6 billion to settle bribe probe
Author: 0 Odebrecht ordered to pay $2.6 billion to settle bribe probe

While in countries in Latin America the charges are of bribing officials to obtain contract benefits, the money for the bribes were usually funneled through and often deposited in United States and Swiss banks. The legal case was brought in the United States after it was determined that some offshore entities used to hold and disburse funds were owned or operated by people in the USA and some meetings related to the bribery scheme occurred in Miami, authorities said.

Author: 0 Despite sore ankle, Ibaka gets Game 2 start

The Raptors have put themselves into a hole, and the Bucks look risky, particularly with Giannis Antetokounmpo proving himself to be the best player on either team. While Smith's feature emphasizes what we "saw", this will focus on what to look for in the night's upcoming games. Chyna Thomas, 22, died in a vehicle accident early Saturday, casting doubt on whether Thomas would ultimate play in the opener.

Author: 0 Nintendo Switch is Nintendo's Fastest Selling Console in History

Either way, it's an impressive first month of sales for Nintendo's new console; whether the long-time Japanese game console maker can sustain that momentum is another question altogether. Surprisingly enough, that means more copies of Breath of the Wild for Switch than Switches themselves. most likely due to availability. The Nintendo Switch sales are going on strong.

Business Time to reflect on the true meaning of Easter
Author: 0 Time to reflect on the true meaning of Easter

It isn't just once a year that we celebrate Jesus' resurrection. For the scripture says, 'Whoever believes in Him will not be put to shame.' For there is no distinction between Jew and Greek, for the same Lord over all is rich to all who call upon Him.

Business Force India F1 Boss Vijay Mallya Arrested In London
Author: 0 Force India F1 Boss Vijay Mallya Arrested In London

The tycoon was arrested on Tuesday (18 April) by the Metropolitan Police on behalf of the Indian authorities over fraud accusations. It is being said that this is a nascent but key development as regards extradition of Mallya sought by the Indian authorities for his alleged involvement in money laundering and defaulting on loan payments to the tune of Rs 9,000 crore.

Author: 0 Trump administration declines to brand China a currency manipulator

Instead, the first currency review of the Trump administration singled out China and five other countries as needing to be monitored for their currency practices. He said China may not be manipulating their currency "at the moment because it doesn't suit their economic needs" but "make no mistake about it, as soon as the tide turns they will", he said, adding that the Trump has given them a "green light to steal our jobs".

Business China's investment along Belt and Road booms
Author: 0 China's investment along Belt and Road booms

Such states as Germany and France have a desire to attend the forum, however, their leaders are unable to arrive in Beijing due to the elections in these states, the minister said, adding that London, Paris and Berlin plan to send their high level representatives.

Author: 0 Reliability problems continue to plague McLaren-Honda during F1 tire test

The two-time world champion has indicated he could walk away from McLaren if the situation does not improve but CEO Zak Brown remains optimistic Alonso will continue to drive for the team beyond the end of the 2017 season. "It was a frustrating race", Alonso said. After the race, Alonso was calm in post-event interviews - but did admit that he felt his auto was less competitive than it had been in the opening races in Melbourne and Shanghai.

Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton heads first F1 test day in Bahrain

Hamilton now trails Ferrari's Vettel by seven points after three races. Sainz was got two penalty points. And the world champions may well feel this was a race that got away from them. The team did, after all, see Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas finish in second and third place, respectively. "Of course today and when I had the second before [in Australia], we had a strong good fight and I felt good on the podium, but then you think about certain things".

Author: 0 UK Police arrest Vijay Mallya in London

He was arrested at a central London police station on Tuesday and appeared at Westminster Magistrates' Court, where he was granted bail for £650,000. Autosport reports that Indian authorities are pursuing Mallya for over $1 billion owed to banks in connection to the airline's collapse, accusing the business mogul of misappropriating and laundering the company's finances.

Business UFC's White: Mayweather-McGregor is Not Even Close To Done
Author: 0 UFC's White: Mayweather-McGregor is Not Even Close To Done

He's one of the biggest pay-per-view, if not the biggest pay-per-view seller in boxing history". In a subsequent interview with TMZ , Johnson was asked about this prospective pay-day, and who he'd have to fight to make it happen. "I don't think he's going to win, I don't think he's going to win at all, but I think he wants to do it and he's going to make a lot of money out of it", he added.

Business Jim Mattis in Riyadh to boost US-Saudi alliance
Author: 0 Jim Mattis in Riyadh to boost US-Saudi alliance

On Saturday North Korea carried out a failed missile launch which the Pentagon said blew up nearly immediately. The Pentagon chief pledged that the Donald Trump administration would closely work with China, North Korea's main trading partner, to reduce tensions.

Author: 0 Argos Therapeutics, Inc. (ARGS), Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX)

Nomura Holdings Inc sold 2.00 million shares as Valeant Pharmaceuticals Inte (Put) ( VRX)'s stock rose 20.11%. A price target is the projected price level of a financial security stated by an investment analyst. The shares were bought at an average price of $10.72 per share, for a total transaction of $257,280.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink .

Business Ex Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer offers facts on government
Author: 0 Ex Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer offers facts on government

However, USAFacts will be the first database that combines all the available government financial information in one place so that US citizens can see exactly where their tax dollars are going. But his biggest surprise of all was how hard it is to find such seemingly simple information. And just in case you're wondering: Ballmer won't deduct USAFacts contributions to fund the site on his taxes.

Author: 0 Looters will have to return the loot: Modi

Why did BJP government take 3 years to make a request for extradition of Mallya only on 9/2/2017 to UK Govt for the first time? One of the reasons earlier Indian requests for extradition did not succeed was the poor paperwork and evidence presented in United Kingdom courts, people familiar with the process said.

Business Triumphant Erdogan swats away criticism of referendum
Author: 0 Triumphant Erdogan swats away criticism of referendum

President Donald Trump, meanwhile, ignored the concerns about voting irregularities and congratulated Erdogan on his referendum victory. But Alfano warned against isolating Turkey over the referendum result, which global monitors and the Turkish bar association have called into question and which European leaders say exposes deep splits in Turkish society.

Author: 0 Trump targets visas program for highly skilled workers

The hire American portion of the bill will direct the Trump administration to identify and close loop holes in the H-1B visa program that don't prioritize American workers. "Only 5% to 6%, depending on the year, of H-1B workers command the highest wage tier recognised by the Department of Labor ". Some 2,156 healthcare employers rely on physicians who hold H-1B visas, particularly in medically underserved areas, according to the JAMA study.

Author: 0 NCAA Basketball Tournaments Returning to Albany in 2019, 2020

The University of Pennsylvania has been selected to host the 2022 NCAA Men's Basketball East Regional at the Wells Fargo Center on March 25 and 27, 2022, the NCAA announced today. Greenville hosted the event this past season, when it was shifted by the NCAA from Greensboro, N.C., due to the presence of House Bill 2, which has since been repealed.

Business British PM May calls for early election to strengthen Brexit hand
Author: 0 British PM May calls for early election to strengthen Brexit hand

Let us tomorrow vote for an election... and let the people decide', declared Mrs. May. " Our opponents believe that because the Government's majority is so small, our resolve will weaken and that they can force us to change course ". A resounding win would bolster her mandate in upcoming talks with the European Union over the country's exit. When the Conservatives won the 2010 general election, May was named home secretary, the hardest job in government which has wrecked a string of other ...

Business Trump Hosts a Major Event … for Children
Author: 0 Trump Hosts a Major Event … for Children

During the White House Easter egg roll, she subtly prodded President Trump in the leg when the national anthem began. Well Monday has finally arrived, and if social media's live tracking of the president's first White House Easter Egg Roll is any indication, the event's festivities offered journalists, political commentators, and Twitter's best and brightest plenty of comedy fodder.

Author: 0 The Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Receives Buy Rating from Liberum Capital

The company had a trading volume of 3,472,699 shares. It has outperformed by 1.74% the S&P500. Stoneridge Invest Prns Ltd Liability Corporation holds 58,314 shares. Investors sentiment increased to 0.81 in Q4 2016. It turned negative, as 68 investors sold GE shares while 818 reduced holdings. Northern Tru stated it has 5.16 million shares.

Business U.S. 'prepared to do more' after Syria strike: United States envoy
Author: 0 U.S. 'prepared to do more' after Syria strike: United States envoy

President Donald Trump's national security adviser is describing US goals to defeat the Islamic State group as well as oust Syrian President Bashar Assad (bah-SHAR' AH'-sahd) as somewhat "simultaneous". Rouhani said the USA strike would not affect Iran's Syria policy, while Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Iran would not withdraw in the face of such aggressions.