Stories about Business

Jul 23 2018

Some Ritz products recalled nationwide over possible salmonella contamination

However, consumers should discard any of these products they may have, the company said. Among the Ritz products affected are Ritz Bits Cheese of varying sizes and diff...

Jul 23 2018

Dollar falls as Trump accuses ‘China, European Union of currency manipulation

The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks fell 4.50 points, or 0.3 percent, to 1,696.81. Stocks have wobbled this week as investors reacted to solid company resu...

Jul 22 2018

Sanitary pads exempt from GST, tax cut on TV, shoes

Two simplified forms for GST returns, Sugam and Sahaj, have also been approved for business-to-business and business-to-consumer enterprises by the GST Council. The counc...

Jul 21 2018

Trump rips Fed again for hiking interest rates

The Fed has been carefully and gradually raising rates over the past several years to keep inflation in check and to prevent the economy from overheating. But at the sa...

Jul 19 2018

Google hit with record-breaking $5-billion European Union fine

The company has been given 90 days to end this practice or face more fines. " Google has used Android as a vehicle to cement the dominance of its search engine", Ve...

Jul 17 2018

Cave diver considers suing Elon Musk for calling him a 'pedo'

The unsubstantiated claim came after the expert caver criticized the miniature submarine Musk created to help with the Thai cave rescue. It's unclear what provoked the ...

Jul 16 2018

Tesla Model 3 Performance: Musk announces more specs of future M3 rival

Musk was in China to discuss the plan to build Tesla's second factory with an annual capacity to build 5 lakh cars. According to Bloomberg , Tesla may have delivered m...

Jul 11 2018

Tesla hikes prices in China after tariffs hit United States cars

Increasing prices could threaten its position in such an important market. Bloomberg reported earlier that Musk, Tesla's chief executive officer, would be in the ci...

Jul 08 2018

Saudi Arabia raised oil output by around 500,000 bpd in June

Net U.S. crude imports rose last week by 1.4 million barrels per day. Brent crude futures were at $77.70 per barrel at 0653 GMT, down 54 cents, or 0.7 percent, from the...

Jul 05 2018

Corbyn congratulates Mexico’s president after winning landslide

Indeed, AMLO has said a lot of things that Mexicans have wanted to hear for a long time. In fact, a significant part of his campaign took on the U.S. "We are conscious ...

Jul 05 2018

Prepared to work with nations that are reducing oil imports from Iran

President Trump also touted the promise in a tweet Saturday. Brent oil rose on Wednesday, driven higher by a threat from an Iranian commander and a drop in US crude ...

Jul 04 2018

Canada tariffs on US goods from ketchup to lawn mowers begin

Karl Littler with the Retail Council of Canada says you might see a bit of difference when it comes to your food bill. Lopez Obrador told the Televisa network Monda...

Jul 04 2018

Stop trying to 'play nice' with Trump, Mexican ex-congressman tells Canada

Canada hit back at the U.S. with retaliatory tariffs on American summertime essentials including Florida orange juice, ketchup and Kentucky bourbon in its opening salv...

Jun 29 2018

Garuda cancels 35 flights to and from Denpasar after eruption

The fresh activity threatens to create travel chaos after Mount Agung eruption in November stranded thousands and pounded Bali's lucrative tourism industry and wider econ...

Jun 28 2018

Trump Threatens Harley-Davidson Over Plan To Shift Some Production Overseas

President Donald Trump set his sights on Harley-Davidson in a round of Twitter attacks on Tuesday, saying the iconic motorcycle company "will be taxed like never before...

Jun 28 2018

Harley-Davidson Won't Raise Wholesale Prices In Wake of EU Tariffs

Harley officials denied when they announced the Kansas City closure that it was because of the plant in Thailand, though union officials have made that allegation. Pr...

Jun 27 2018

Trump threatens Harley-Davidson with ‘big tax’ as firm plans move

In 2017, almost 40,000 riders bought new Harley-Davidson motorcycles in Europe, and the revenue generated from the European Union countries is second only to the U.S. "Ta...

Jun 26 2018

Turkey's victorious Erdogan set to assume sweeping powers

Mr Ince, from the Republican People's Party (CHP), said the election was unfair from its declaration to the announcement of the results. Turkey's High Electoral Board d...

Jun 26 2018

Trade war causes Harley-Davidson to move manufacturing out of US

On Friday, the European Union began rolling out tariffs worth $3.4 billion on American imports like bourbon, peanut butter, orange juice and Harley-Davidson motorbikes....

Jun 26 2018

Erdogan claims victory in Turkey's presidential election

Global observers of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, ( OSCE ) said voters in Turkey enjoyed a genuine choice in the country's twin presidential ...