Economia

Postal workers job action would start with a rotating overtime ban

Postal workers job action would start with a rotating overtime ban Cran adds Canada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) aren't doing themselves any favours by keeping their customers uncertain. They also said Canada Post would "cut off maternity and adoption leave as well as insurance and other benefits, and cancel the workers' vacations". [Articulo Completo...]

USA considers ending use of private immigration detention facilities

USA considers ending use of private immigration detention facilities Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), who last week had asked DHS to end private, for-profit detention, citing its "impact on detainees, the high cost to taxpayers, and the Department of Justice's recent decision", also praised the development. Grace Meng, a senior researcher at Human Rights Watch, argued the DHS review should occur in a "different context" from the DoJ decision. Prisoners in the federal sy... [Articulo Completo...]

Can Clinton save health overhaul from its mounting problems?

Premiums for the biggest insurer are expected to increase by an average of 62 percent. Exchanges are marketplaces where people who do not receive health benefits through a job can buy private insurance, often with government subsidies. The public option has always been championed by Democratic politicians. The issue could prove pivotal to whether Republicans or Democrats win those Senate seats... [Articulo Completo...]

PM Modi meets Sindhu, Sakshi, Dipa and other athletes

PM Modi meets Sindhu, Sakshi, Dipa and other athletes Under the guidance of Gopichand, Sindhu clinched the silver medal in womens singles, making her the first Indian woman sportsperson to win a silver in the Olympics. "That happened today. I thank Sachin sir and Chamundi sir for gifting me a vehicle". Talking about the upcoming 2020 Tokyo Olympics, the minister said that if collective efforts are pooled in now, then exemplary results can be expect... [Articulo Completo...]

Yellen defends Fed tools but is wary of using them

But she stopped short of offering any timetable. Stocks were mostly lower on Wall Street in afternoon trading on Friday, giving up modest gains following a generally upbeat assessment of the economy from Fed Chair Janet Yellen. "That will probably weigh in our decision, along with other data that may come in", Fischer said in an interview on CNBC. "Although fiscal policies and structural refor... [Articulo Completo...]

Calls grow for US government to spend more

Calls grow for US government to spend more U.S. Fed chair, Janet Yellen , saying the case for an interest rate hike has gotten stronger in recent months. Plus, "Fischer is not Yellen", says Colin Robertson, head of fixed income at Northern Trust , suggesting the market may have overreacted to his words and that the initial curve flattening after Yellen's speech better reflects Fed policy going forward. [Articulo Completo...]

English highway closed for 2nd day over collapsed bridge

A motorcyclist in his 50s was taken to hospital in Tunbridge Wells with suspected broken ribs following the incident, while the driver of the lorry was treated at the scene for shock. There are quite a lot of people just walking around the motorway not knowing what's going on. Motorists from around Sussex are being advised to avoid using the M20 if travelling to Kent after a bridge collapsed. [Articulo Completo...]

China seeks to ease human rights fears amid 'new opportunity' with Trudeau

The Chinese government is looking to make changes to the amount of canola seed extracts they receive from Canada. "But also, we'll be engaging in a strong and robust way how China can improve human rights, governance and democracy issues, in a way that's consistent with its desire to improve its reputation on the world stage". [Articulo Completo...]

Trump campaign CEO faced domestic violence charge in 1996

The police report Politico relied upon is from Santa Monica, California, and states that Bannon's wife at the time alleged the couple were having an argument over their finances, and he pulled her neck and wrist. In the divorce filing, Piccard also asserted that Bannon said he wanted their children to attend "a strict structured Catholic School", BuzzFeed News reports . [Articulo Completo...]

(TIF) Rose To A 4-Month High After Strong Q2 Report

(TIF) Rose To A 4-Month High After Strong Q2 Report Tiffany & Co. (TIF) reported second quarter EPS of $0.84 Thursday morning, which topped the consensus estimate of $0.72. Asia Pacific was again disappointing as comps declined 12%. Other region sales came in at $18 million, down 3%, while comps declined 22%. The retail sales in Europe are transacted in over 40 Company-operated TIFFANY & CO. [Articulo Completo...]

Markets Right Now: Stocks are slightly lower in early trade

Schroder Investment Management Group increased its position in Signet Jewelers by 18.6% in the fourth quarter. 5,141,839 shares of SIG exchanged hands, up from an average trading volume of 2,144,040. Signet Jewelers Ltd . on Thursday reported a sales decline for the second quarter and downgraded its sales and earnings outlook for the full year. [Articulo Completo...]

Declining inventories curb United States second-quarter growth; consumption surges

Compared to the same period past year, GFCF increased 0.9 percent in the second quarter, marking 13 consecutive periods of growth. GDP was also up 2.2% on an annualised basis, in line with a Reuters' analyst poll. Investment in inventories in the second quarter dropped a steeper $12.4 billion, instead of the $8.1 billion reported last month. The second reading on 2Q GDP declined from the prelimi... [Articulo Completo...]

Canciller de Irán visita Venezuela para fortalecer relaciones económicas

Canciller de Irán visita Venezuela para fortalecer relaciones económicas Salces agregó que una de las principales barreras en este tipo de eventos es la del idioma, por lo que se puso a disposición a ocho intérpretes que permitirán alinear intereses de los empresarios de ambos países. "Tomando en cuenta la situación geográfica del país, nosotros podríamos servir como un corredor para los países solidarios como Bolivia, para que puedan exportar sus productos a otras zon... [Articulo Completo...]

Rubén Núñez dejará dirigencia de la Sección 22 de la CNTE

Otro grupo de profesores cerraron el paso a vehículos de empresas en Nochixtlán, sobre la autopista Oaxaca-Cuacnopalan, y en el Municipio de Jamiltepec, en la carretera federal 200. En Chiapas cerca del 40 por ciento de los centros docentes se mantienen cerrados mientras en Michoacán y Guerrero el porcentaje es menor, entre el 10 y el 20, de acuerdos con datos de los maestros en paro. [Articulo Completo...]

Yellen suggests rate hike is coming but offers no timetable

Yellen suggests rate hike is coming but offers no timetable The Fed has policy meetings scheduled in September, November and December. Negative pressure emerged Friday morning when the USA government said second quarter gross domestic product increased at an annual rate of 1.1 percent, down from the previous estimate of 1.2 percent. [Articulo Completo...]

Trident shares jump 17% on reports of Welspun contract shift

Trident shares jump 17% on reports of Welspun contract shift Shares of manufacturing company Trident jumped almost 17 per cent in afternoon trade on Friday after reports surfaced that Target Corporation was mulling to hand over Welspun contract to the company. The company has since pulled the items from its shelves and offered refunds to customers. However, at the current levels, the share price was still almost 50% down from last Wednesday, when they w... [Articulo Completo...]

Biden: $2.45B loan for Amtrak upgrades in Northeast Corridor

Biden: $2.45B loan for Amtrak upgrades in Northeast Corridor Biden, who famously commuted via Amtrak between his DE home and the Capitol when he served in the U.S. Senate, joined railroad officials and federal lawmakers in Wilmington, Del., to announce the loan. Amtrak's funding has always been a topic of discussion in Congress. "Why as a country are we so boneheaded to not understand the essential value of rail system that's modern throughout the whole c... [Articulo Completo...]

Officer's Badge Deflects Bullet, Gunman Dies In Fiery Crash

Officer's Badge Deflects Bullet, Gunman Dies In Fiery Crash Two officers in separate vehicles were responding to a call shortly after midnight when the suspect came out of the residence and drove away, said Officer Jennifer Marlatt. It was unclear what led the suspect to lose control and fly down the embankment. The vehicle erupted in flames, which consumed the suspect, Marlatt said. [Articulo Completo...]

New ITT Tech students no longer eligible for federal financial aid

New ITT Tech students no longer eligible for federal financial aid In addition to the ban, the department is prohibiting ITT from awarding raises or paying bonuses or severance to the company's executives. " Our responsibility is first and foremost to protect students and taxpayers ", said Education Secretary John B. [Articulo Completo...]

Explosion, fire at Carson refinery

Explosion, fire at Carson refinery You have now viewed your allowance of free articles. A spokesman for Tesoro said "an incident response team" at the refinery was monitoring the air quality at the site. No harmful levels of toxins have been seen, authorities said. Everyone near the scene was accounted for, Singleton said. The facility receives crude oil from California deposits as well as Alaska, West Africa and elsewhere and ... [Articulo Completo...]


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