Stories about Markets

Jul 09 2016

We'll resolve issues raised by oil workers, says Kachikwu

Okugbawa said the union had been in touch with the government to hold talks. If the oil workers make good their threat, the strike will disrupt the smooth supply of pet...

Jul 09 2016

Read how Bale reacted to Wales defeat and EURO 2016 exit

The Portuguese team found a large group of euphoric fans looking forward to their arrival at the training camp at the French national rugby centre in Marcoussis. " France...

Jul 09 2016

Oil market sees best quarterly results since 2009

Brent crude, the global price, fell $2.40, or 4.9 per cent, to $46.40 a barrel. Attacks this year helped to cut Nigeria's monthly oil output to about 1.45 million bar...

Jul 09 2016

Philando Castile's Fiancée Speaks Out

Choi has had conversations with Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman, who earlier this year said grand juries would no longer be used in officer-involved shootings, but ...

Jul 09 2016

"Black Lives Matter": a movement that defies

The Friday protests came a day after a sniper killed five police officers during a demonstration in Dallas . Before dying, Johnson told police he was upset over a recent...

Jul 09 2016

Chief Brown: 'Dallas is a city that loves'

The man suspected of yesterday's mass-shooting in the USA city of Dallas , that killed five police officers and injured nine other people, including two civilians , has...

Jul 09 2016

US Economy Adds 287000 Jobs In June, Exceeding Expectations

Healthcare added 39,000 jobs over the month. The unemployment rate, which is derived from a different data set, rose to 4.9% in June from 4.7% the month before. Given...

Jul 09 2016

Iraq probe: Please stop saying I was lying, says Blair

But Blair, whose legacy as a three-times election victor for the centre-left Labour Party has been overshadowed by years of accusations that he had lied to exaggerate the...

Jul 09 2016

Emirates Advises Citizens Not To Wear Traditional Dress While Traveling

On Sunday, U.S. Ambassador Barbara Leaf said that what happened to al-Menhali was "deeply regrettable" and that she was "heartened" to see that the mayor and police chi...

Jul 09 2016

Edmonton city councillor mulls Alberta PC leadership bid

If they approve, he would seek the leadership of the new party, which could potentially be named the Conservative Party of Alberta. Walking into the Clarion Hotel Ballr...

Jul 09 2016

Cespedes, Syndergaard Leave Early Against Nationals

Syndergaard, the Mets' ace, exited hours after NY announced Opening Day starter Matt Harvey would undergo season-ending surgery to fix thoracic outlet syndrome. And ...

Jul 09 2016

Delta flight mistakenly lands at base in South Dakota

The airline said it has "offered a gesture of apology for the inconvenience" to customers affected, but did not provide specifics. Citing security reasons, base officia...

Jul 09 2016

Klopp delighted with debutants in Liverpool friendly win

Flanagan, who has discussed manager Jurgen Klopp's "tough" pre-season regimes, says that the pair have already showcased their "class" in training and the full-back is on...

Jul 09 2016

Samsung launches new Galaxy phones, technologies

According to a new report, the water-resistant Samsung Galaxy S7 Active isn't so water-resistant after all. Consumer Reports uses a tank of water which is placed under ...

Jul 09 2016

It just got easier to use Spotify on your Amazon Echo

Godspeed to you and your wallet. Hence even if he doesn't like it or he doesn't find the collection of music on Amazon Prime , he is forced to make a change in his reques...

Jul 09 2016

Taiwan braces itself for potentially deadly typhoon

By Saturday, the storm will make its way across the Taiwan Strait and impact mainland China. With gusts of up to 234 kph (145 mph) the typhoon landed at Taimali townshi...

Jul 09 2016

Postal workers' union rejects binding arbitration as lockout deadline extended

Late Wednesday evening Canada Post extended its lockout notice to Monday at 12:01AM eastern time. The original deadline was for this Friday. At issue are the union's ...

Jul 09 2016

Pakistanis Among 19 Arrested over Saudi Arabia Attacks

The suicide bombing outside the Prophet's Mosque in Medina, Saudi Arabia, on Monday night came as thousands of worshippers were preparing for a feast marking the end of...

Jul 09 2016

Remember the last Canada Post labour lockout?

ET, after pushing back a Friday ultimatum. Canada Post said it would agree to binding arbitration as a possible opportunity to reach a resolution. The federal governm...

Jul 09 2016

ISU's Downing named to Ray Guy award watch list

He had only one touchback all season, with 24 of his 52 attempts landing inside the opposition's 20 yard line. In 2015, the All-American ranked fifth nationally with an...