Stories about Markets

Oct 26 2018

Central Intelligence Agency chief to brief Trump after report she heard Khashoggi tape

Asked by a reporter in the White House how the Khashoggi killing could have happened, Trump said: "They had a very bad original concept". Signaling a major pivot in i...

Oct 24 2018

Elon Musk says California hyperloop test tunnel opens December 10

Now, the company's founder, Elon Musk , has taken to Twitter to say the tunnel will be open on 10 December and will beginning offering the public free rides the next day...

Oct 24 2018

Here are the winning numbers for the $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot

The estimated jackpot is the largest lottery prize ever. But the chances are rising that a victor or winners will emerge after the numbers are called. "It would cost yo...

Oct 24 2018

Jamal Khashoggi: Erdoğan rejects Saudi account of killing

The follow-up question addressed whether he believes Saudi leadership in what they've said about the killing. That leaves open questions such as whether the Saudi opera...

Oct 22 2018

Italy agrees on budget plan, expects rejection from European Union on Tuesday - Italianmedia

Moscovici told reporters that European partners want to see Italy remain "firmly in the center of Europe", and that Italians themselves consider the euro currency "very i...

Oct 22 2018

Tesla Starts Offering $45K Model 3

Buyers of the Mid-Range Model 3 will only be able to opt for rear-wheel drive, as the dual-motor, all-wheel drive option is limited to the Long-Range and Performance va...

Oct 22 2018

Germany may suspend arms deals to punish Saudi Arabia as Trump refuses

Mr. Khashoggi, a USA resident who fled Saudi Arabia a year ago, was an outspoken critic of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Separately, the SPA also reported tha...

Oct 19 2018

Mega Millions mania grips the nation as jackpot approaches $1 billion

The largest USA lottery prize was a $1,586,000,000 (£1,217,000,000) Powerball jackpot paid out to three lucky winners in 2016. Winners are offered two options: take t...

Oct 19 2018

U.S. sanctions on Saudi Arabia would roil stocks: David Stockman

Only then, Pompeo said , "we can make decisions how or if the United States should respond". Turkey today pledged to share with the world the results of its investig...

Oct 18 2018

Saudi oil output expected to rise next month: Falih

Mr Pradhan said that oil production in Venezuela is sliding, which had significant share in world's global crude basket. Jim Ritterbusch, president of Ritterbusch a...

Oct 17 2018

Mega Millions prize of $654M is nation's 4th-largest

IN leads the nation in Powerball jackpot wins with 39. The odds of matching all six numbers and becoming instantly wealthy are incredibly small- one in 302.5 million....

Oct 15 2018

OPEC's Mohammad Barkindo says very concerned about spare oil capacity

Oil prices rose Tuesday due to evidence of falling Iranian crude exports and as roughly 20% of daily oil production was lost from offshore Gulf of Mexico wells due to ...

Oct 15 2018

Bearish Sentiment Returns To Oil Markets

Crude was still heading for its first weekly drop in five weeks, pressured by a big rise in U.inventories and fading concerns for now about looming United States sanction...

Oct 15 2018

Facebook: 29 Million Accounts Hacked

Earlier, Facebook had said that a security breach had affected the accounts of as many as 50 million people. Facebook has said that 29 million people's personal d...

Oct 13 2018

Have 19 hours? World's longest commercial flight takes off

The world's longest commercial flight took off from Singapore's Changi Airport on Thursday, with excited and apprehensive passengers on board settling in for a marathon...

Oct 13 2018

International Monetary Fund downgrades SA's 2018 growth forecast to 0.8%

The IMF , created in 1945, is an organization of 189 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate worldwide trade, pr...

Oct 12 2018

Ministers in revolt over May’s Brexit concessions

The Irish backstop measure, created to ensure no new border emerges between Ireland and Northern Ireland , is supposed to be temporary until a UK-EU trade deal can be ag...

Oct 12 2018

Rocked by Trump's sanctions, Iranian oil exports drop further

They checked into two hotels in Istanbul, the paper said. Iran's crude exports have fallen more than expected ahead of the sanctions , even as the Islamic Republic off...

Oct 05 2018

Rupee breaches 74-mark against dollar as RBI keeps policy rate unchanged

A looming meltdown at Infrastructure Leasing and Finance Company (IL&FS), fears of a worsening current account deficit and overall negative sentiments in the market due t...