[an error occurred while processing the directive]

Stories about Economy

Oct 08 2017

Netflix to Raise Prices in November

Netflix Inc . quietly hiked the cost of two of its subscription tiers slightly on Thursday. UBS analyst Doug Mitchelson said the timing of the price increase coincides ...

Oct 08 2017

Exporters relieved as government moves to lower GST burden

As per the data available from the department, from July 1 till date, the department has earned Rs 491.79 crore revenue through GST (including Value-Added Tax on petroleu...

Oct 06 2017

Uber board votes to pursue SoftBank deal, governance changes

The board's decisions mean that Uber , valued at almost $70 billion and closely watched by other start-ups, may have defused - at least temporarily - another fractious s...

Oct 05 2017

Four killed in attack on IHK paramilitary camp

However, in order to avoid the increasing inconvenience, passengers are being let in at Srinagar Airport after thorough checking. They then entered the camp firing indi...

Oct 04 2017

Rise in Third Quarter Deliveries of Tesla, but Model 3 Encounters "Bottleneck"

In a statement, Tesla said that it is significant to emphasize that there are no fundamental problems with the production of Model 3 or the supply chain. Model 3 o...

Sep 30 2017

VW announces loss of another $3B in USA diesel scandal

Its shares dropped after the statement and were down 3.1 per cent at the bottom of the German blue-chip DAX index which was up 0.2 per cent. VW's diesel emissions scand...

Sep 24 2017

Markets in Red, Sensex Slumps 281 Points to 32088, Nifty at 10021

The broader Nifty lost 157.50 points, or 1.56%, to close at 9,964.40. Meanwhile, the rupee weakened past the 65 mark to hit near-six-month low against the United Stat...

Sep 24 2017

Opec and non-members agree to extend cut in oil supply

There's been a "huge drop " in inventory of 170 million barrels this year, but it needs to be reduced further and "this is not the time to take our foot off the accelera...

Sep 24 2017

Chief Canadian NAFTA negotiator not expecting progress on auto content rules

When NAFTA was negotiated in 1994, it lowered trade barriers and allowed more-or-less free-flowing trade across North America's borders. "We do have an opportunity to b...

Sep 23 2017

Jailbreaking iOS 11 and What You Need to Know About Firmware Tweaks

Replying to a user complaint, Apple software engineering chief Craig Federighi has now confirmed that the app switcher gesture feature was removed due to technical cons...

Sep 23 2017

Fed will start modestly reducing its bond holdings

Under the plan the Fed announced, it will start to allow a slight $10 billion in holdings to roll off the balance sheet each month - $6 billion in Treasurys and $4 bill...

Sep 21 2017

Memory sale leaves a hollowed-out Toshiba

Toshiba said it hoped to sign a final agreement "soon" in hopes of closing the sale by the end of its fiscal year in March. Toshiba has agreed to sell the business to ...

Sep 20 2017

Pakistan rejects remarks attributed to PM Abbasi regarding Kabul attack

She said that it had been Pakistan's consistent position that peace could be restored only through a negotiated settlement. Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi...

Sep 20 2017

Dow Jones up 44 heading to close as market awaits Fed meet

The Dow Jones added 50 at 22,381, while the tech heavy Nasdaq index gained 9.49 at 6,464, while S&P 500 added 3.49 at 2,507. After pushing the S&P above its 2,500-p...

Sep 16 2017

Tesla sets launch date for electric truck aimed at revolutionising cargo industry

Vanguard Group Inc. increased its stake in Tesla by 5.0% during the first quarter. Primecap Management Co. CA now owns 1,215,640 shares of the electric vehicle producer...

Sep 15 2017

Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR) Stock Traded Above Its 50 Day Average

The company was downgraded on Monday, May 16 by Tudor Pickering. Needham downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Wednesday, September 9 report. Moving out to look at t...

Sep 13 2017

Bradley intends to refer Fox takeover of Sky to competition regulator

And she raised new concerns Tuesday about the company's commitment to broadcasting standards. However, in her decision today, Bradley said, "I am committed to transpare...

Sep 13 2017

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (TEVA) - BTIG Research Upgrades Rating Lowers Price Target

Kistler Tiffany Companies LLC grew its holdings in Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited by 74.7% during the second quarter. North Run Capital Lp acquired 255,000 shar...

Sep 13 2017

Apple unveils new Apple TV with HDR and 4K support

Late rumors had suggested the new Apple TV would feature 3GB of RAM. In addition, Amazon.com may even start selling Apple TVs again (they were pulled from the web ...