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Economy Kia unveils interior of upcoming small SUV
Author: 0 Kia unveils interior of upcoming small SUV

Either way, it is coming to South Africa, and we are told that it is likely to reach our shores in the first quarter of 2019, with our vehicles sourced from Kia's brand new factory in India. Look closely and you'll notice the metallic highlights in the air vents as well as the grab-bar on the passenger side of the centre console. The 2020 Kia compact SUV also maintains a focus on technology.

Economy How To Watch Double Or Nothing Online
Author: 0 How To Watch Double Or Nothing Online

The easiest way to purchase AEW Double or Nothing is through the Bleacher Report Live streaming service . It is also available to watch for free on the official All Elite Wrestling YouTube page , which is posted above. The preshow will consist of a "Casino Battle Royale", where the winner earns the right to face the victor between Kenny Omega and Chris Jericho in the future to become AEW's first world champion.

Economy Aldi Recalls All-Purpose Flour Due to Possible E. Coli Contamination
Author: 0 Aldi Recalls All-Purpose Flour Due to Possible E. Coli Contamination

The potentially contaminated bags are labeled with a "Best If Used By" date of 12/02/19 and the UPC code: 041498130404. ALDI has announced a recall on Bakers Corner All Purpose flour due to the potential presence of E. Customer Service at 800-422-1688 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. CT. The recall notices from Aldi and ADM Milling Co. both reminded consumers of the inherent dangers of raw flour.

Economy Naresh Goyal stopped from travelling overseas
Author: 0 Naresh Goyal stopped from travelling overseas

Goyal was taken into custody at Mumbai's worldwide airport along with his wife Anita after authorities recalled the Dubai bound Emirates flight as it headed to the runway for take-off, a spokesperson for the immigration department said in a statement to AFP.

Economy New Opel Corsa: longer, lower and above all, electric
Author: 0 New Opel Corsa: longer, lower and above all, electric

Opel quotes a zero-to-62-mph time of 8.1 seconds and says that the Corsa-e has "responsive and dynamic" handling and a lower center of gravity and driver's-seat position than before, making the auto feel sportier. The Corsa-e is about the same size as its engine-packing ancestor, though the roofline is now 48 mm (1.8 in) lower without impacting on headroom within - the driver now sits 28 mm lower.

Economy Audi confirms TT will be replaced by all-electric model
Author: 0 Audi confirms TT will be replaced by all-electric model

It seems, the Audi TT's time has come. While some critics dismissed the TT as a 'hairdressers vehicle, ' it was available with an assortment of engines producing between 148 hp (110 kW / 150 PS) to 247 hp (184 kW / 250 PS). Audi will cease making the iconic TT coupe and replace it with a battery-powered model as the luxury brand accelerates an electric shift that may also see the next version of its flagship A8 sedan go emission-free.

Economy May FOMC meeting minutes show Fed's patience on rate changes
Author: 0 May FOMC meeting minutes show Fed's patience on rate changes

President Trump's tariffs on imported Chinese goods could boost USA inflation closer to the target rate of 2 percent, San Francisco Federal Reserve President Mary Daly tells FOX Business. The Fed's latest meeting ended May 1 - several days before trade talks between the USA and China began to break down , weighing on markets. The minutes also stated how the Fed made a decision to control short-term rates in an attempt to maximize employment and keep the inflation rate near its target.

Economy Trade tensions slam Wall Street as global growth worries mount
Author: 0 Trade tensions slam Wall Street as global growth worries mount

But "given how fast we rallied over the past four months ... between valuations becoming a little bit stretched, trade wars and how fast we came back, it's kind of hard to see a meaningful rally from these levels". The yield on the 10 year Treasury slipped to 2.31%, the bottom level in more than a year. The S&P 500 index fell 32 points, or 1.1%, to 2,823. Investors now fret that tit-for-tat tariffs and other retaliatory actions by the world's two largest economies will be a drag on global ...

Economy Tesla Shares Rebound On Leaked Musk Email
Author: 0 Tesla Shares Rebound On Leaked Musk Email

They rose on the Reuters confirmation of the email, which appeared to counter concerns that demand was dropping after a first-quarter drop in sales. ( TSLA .O) dropped 4.4 per cent in USA pre-market trading as analysts at Loup Ventures and Morgan Stanley gave increasingly bearish commentary on the US electric-car maker.

Economy Civic Type OveRland Isn't Your Average Honda Hot Hatchback
Author: 0 Civic Type OveRland Isn't Your Average Honda Hot Hatchback

The makes claim that the Civic Type OveRland takes huge influence from Rally Raid, Overland and Safari models from the world of rally and adventure holidaying. It has been said that upping the standards of the Civic Type R was not a hard task due to its inherent handling nature. A number of bespoke modifications have been added: a trailing arm mounting and modified transverse links at the rear.

Economy Facebook plans cryptocurrency launch next year
Author: 0 Facebook plans cryptocurrency launch next year

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg reportedly met with Bank of England Governor Mark Carney in April to discuss the cryptocurrency. Inside Facebook, the cryptocurrency is reportedly being called " GlobalCoin ", which not only hints at the company's, well, global aims, but points out a missed opportunity to dub it ZuckCoin, or FaceBitCoin, or some other clever moniker.

Economy DJI makes major safety upgrade, adds ADS-B in tech
Author: 0 DJI makes major safety upgrade, adds ADS-B in tech

DJI AirSense is an alert system that uses ADS-B technology to give drone pilots enhanced situational awareness and help them make responsible decisions while flying. Its new plan is about how DJI, other drone manufacturers, and government officials around the world can maintain drones' admirable safety record. The company confirmed their plans at an event in Washington, D.C.

Economy Unexpected monarch in bagging area? Queen Elizabeth pops down to Sainsbury's
Author: 0 Unexpected monarch in bagging area? Queen Elizabeth pops down to Sainsbury's

A Sainsbury employee replied: " Well, you always can cheat but with the weighing scales we've got that should prevent certain items from being undetected ". Lord Sainsbury , who spent 27 years as chief executive, was delighted by the royal visit. I am proud to say that what the company had contributed over the years makes it worth it'.

Economy Amazon Shareholders Reject Facial Recognition, Climate Change Proposals
Author: 0 Amazon Shareholders Reject Facial Recognition, Climate Change Proposals

American civil liberties organisation the ACLU had said that Amazon had not responded to its concerns. Amazon's board had also recommended against the proposals. There are now no federal laws addressing how facial-recognition systems can be used, but a handful of states and local governments have passed or are considering their own rules in relation to this and other surveillance technologies - San Francisco , for instance, banned the use of facial-recognition technology by city ...

Economy Oil prices drop on swelling USA stockpiles, trade war
Author: 0 Oil prices drop on swelling USA stockpiles, trade war

American crude stockpiles rose by 4.7 million barrels to the highest level since mid-2017 last week, according to Energy Information Administration data. Also bearish is the ongoing trade war between the USA and China, which is clouding economic growth, and with that, oil demand predictions as well. No further talks between top officials have been scheduled since the last round ended in a stalemate on May 10.

Economy British Steel goes into liquidation
Author: 0 British Steel goes into liquidation

In the meantime, it will trade normally. United Kingdom steel production has reduced dramatically in recent decades, with the number employed in the industry falling from 322,800 in 1971 to 31,800 in 2018, according to the Office for National Statistics.

Economy 62,000 lbs. of beef products recalled amid E. coli concerns
Author: 0 62,000 lbs. of beef products recalled amid E. coli concerns

There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products, according to the agency. The products may be contaminated with the strain of Escherichia coli O157:H7 and have an establishment number "EST". The USDA also points out that people sometimes like to freeze cuts of meat for future use, so if you've socked away some beef in your backup freezer recently, you may want to check that as well.

Economy Microsoft wants GDPR-style privacy laws for the US
Author: 0 Microsoft wants GDPR-style privacy laws for the US

The Irish watchdog said that complaints were largely against the way Google handles personal information for advertising. "Every time a person visits a website and is shown a "behavioural" ad on a website, intimate personal data that describes each visitor, and what they are watching online, is broadcast to tens or hundreds of companies", Brave's chief policy officer Johnny Ryan explained in a blog post .

Economy Mnuchin says new United States tariffs on China at least one month away
Author: 0 Mnuchin says new United States tariffs on China at least one month away

The report concludes what most private economists have argued for months: that China doesn't pay USA tariffs, American consumers and companies do. Meanwhile, former CEO George Koo stressed that ending tariffs on the two U.S. A day earlier, mobile carriers in Japan and Britain said they would postpone the release of Huawei smartphones. As the trade dispute drags on, battering Chinese manufacturers and raising uncertainty for investors, Beijing has stepped up efforts to sway opinion in its ...

Economy United Kingdom telecoms giant EE says to launch 5G without Huawei
Author: 0 United Kingdom telecoms giant EE says to launch 5G without Huawei

However, BT-owned EE joined rival Vodafone in pulling a Huawei smartphone from its 5G launch line-up because of uncertainty about support by Google's Android after a USA move to block the Chinese firm's access to its technology. "We are now trying to confirm if our customers will be able to use the equipment with a sense of safety ", SoftBank spokesman Hiroyuki Mizukami told AFP .

Economy Australian dollar shackled as market locks in two rate cuts
Author: 0 Australian dollar shackled as market locks in two rate cuts

Morrison's Liberal National coalition promised immediate tax cuts for 10 million middle- and low-income earners - worth up to A$1,080 ($746.28) per person, but his major policy now faces delays. "Given this assessment, at our meeting in two weeks time, we will consider the case for lower interest rates". "Accordingly, we still forecast a 25bp rate cut in June", Owyong said.

Economy Qualcomm stock slips after judge rules it violated antitrust rules
Author: 0 Qualcomm stock slips after judge rules it violated antitrust rules

Judge Koh, in San Jose, found Qualcomm also charged high royalties for its patents, and that its key role in manufacturing modem chips for smartphones using 5G made it likely that its behavior would continue. "Qualcomm's licensing practices are an unreasonable restraint of trade". Specifically, Qualcomm shall report to the FTC on an annual basis Qualcomm's compliance with the above remedies ordered by the Court.

Economy FAA chief has no timetable for Boeing 737 MAX approval
Author: 0 FAA chief has no timetable for Boeing 737 MAX approval

Investigators suggested a flight-control system was to blame for both 737 Max crashes. "Once again corporate greed has placed profits over safety with tragic consequences for the public", Husain said in a written statement. "We're here to assist them in any way we can to get that aircraft flying again". "Every stone in the process will be returned if they deny any responsibility" said the attorney representing the Canadian families.

Economy Netizens back China's Huawei after U.S. ban
Author: 0 Netizens back China's Huawei after U.S. ban

Market research firm Strategy Analytics predicts that Huawei , the world's second largest smartphone vendor, will see its global shipments decrease by 24% in 2019 and another 23% in 2020. Google has announced that they will be blocking Huawei devices from accessing their services . "No matter what happens, no matter what kind of challenges.

Economy USPS to test self-driving truck deliveries
Author: 0 USPS to test self-driving truck deliveries

It has more than 5,500 tractor trailers in its fleet that deliver mail across the country. For the initial trial, the state lines of Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona - their duties will be limited to runs from Dallas to Phoenix for now. During the USPS pilot, the trucks will have a safety engineer and driver on board to monitor vehicle performance and ensure public safety. TuSimple says that the 22 hour trip is ideal for their driverless truck technology because the route would normally be ...

Author: 0 EE launching the first United Kingdom 5G network on May 30

Aberdeen, Bournemouth, Brighton, Cambridge, Dundee, Exeter, Ipswich, Norwich, Plymouth and York are on the list to get 5G coverage in 2020. Apple does not yet have a 5G phone and analysts do not expect it to launch one until 2020 at the earliest.

Author: 0 Huawei’s Android Alternative OS Will Arrive This Fall, Says CEO

The order to USA companies could affect tens of millions of consumers in Europe, its biggest market outside mainland China. Keeping phones up to date and secure is in everyone's best interests and this temporary license allows us to continue to provide software updates and security patches to existing models for the next 90 days.

Author: 0 United Kingdom chip designer ARM complying with new US rules on Huawei

The United States blocked Huawei from buying USA goods last week, jeopardising ties with Google , which provides the Android operating system and services like Gmail and Google Maps, as well as hardware partners such as ARM . One must remember that these trade and collaboration bans don't just affect Huawei, they could also have serious consequences on the levels of income for the likes of Arm, Intel , Microsoft, AMD, Alphabet, Broadcom and others.

Economy Ryanair postpones first Boeing 737 MAX deliveries to winter 2019
Author: 0 Ryanair postpones first Boeing 737 MAX deliveries to winter 2019

Ryanair joined the ranks of other European airlines bracing for a tough year as overcapacity, weaker economies and higher oil prices squeeze profit margins. Ryanair continues to have "utmost confidence" in Boeing 737 MAX, but is postponing the delivery of its first five MAXs at least until the winter of 2019, based on the condition that the USA manufacturer manages to gain back EASA's trust by the time.

Economy Japan's economy grows for two straight quarters
Author: 0 Japan's economy grows for two straight quarters

Some policymakers have called for a delay to the sales tax increase from 8% to 10% given a backdrop of uncertain domestic and global economic conditions. Housing investment climbed 1.1 percent to mark the third straight quarter of growth. Officials at Japan's Cabinet Office released the latest figures on Monday.

Economy Huawei assures Sri Lankan customers after Google suspends deal
Author: 0 Huawei assures Sri Lankan customers after Google suspends deal

Huawei Technologies is one of 69 total non-U.S. affiliates granted the 90-day temporary general license . It said this as the trade war between China and the U.S. But the order presents as "reasonable cause" only the recent indictment of Huawei in an alleged scheme to export networking equipment containing USA technology to Iran, in violation of US law.

Economy Samsung Shares Soar as US Bans Technology Transfer to Rival Huawei
Author: 0 Samsung Shares Soar as US Bans Technology Transfer to Rival Huawei

Shares in tech companies rose Tuesday on the news . But existing models of Huawei smartphones may be unable to access US-based platforms in the future if they update the platform. The Trump administration has consistently denied any link between its actions against Chinese telecom companies and trade talks with Beijing. The 90-day grace period announced Monday by Washington could be extended.

Economy Jaguar Land Rover suffers £3.6bn annual loss amid faltering Chinese market
Author: 0 Jaguar Land Rover suffers £3.6bn annual loss amid faltering Chinese market

Revenue was down £1.6 billion ($3 billion) to £24.2 billion ($45.1 billion), while global sales dipped 5.8% to 578,915 vehicles on the back of dramatically reduced demand in China . The Tata Group company said it saw "encouraging" demand for its new models over the past year, including the Jaguar E-PACE sporty compact SUV, the Range Rover Velar mid-size SUV, the refreshed Range Rover and Range Rover Sport (both including plug-in hybrid options) and the all-electric Jaguar I-PACE .

Economy Huawei’s Android alternative is coming this fall with Android app compatibility
Author: 0 Huawei’s Android alternative is coming this fall with Android app compatibility

Chip experts have called out Huawei on its claims that it could ensure a steady supply chain without US help, saying the technology the Chinese telecoms network gear maker buys from American companies would be "hard to replace". The Commerce Department then moved to blacklist Huawei and 68 related companies from doing business with USA firms. The United States is delaying restrictions on USA technology sales to Chinese tech powerhouse Huawei in what it calls an effort to ease the blow on ...