Business

Trending stories

Latest stories

1m
The Borneo Post
First Chemical Analysis Lab in Sabah opensYahya inspecting some of the equipment at the MARDI’s new lab. KOTA KINABALU:
First Chemical Analysis Lab in Sabah opens
The Borneo Post / Posted a minute ago
Yahya inspecting some of the equipment at the MARDI’s new lab. KOTA KINABALU: The Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MARDI) is offering RM5,000 worth of technical inputs to farmers planning to expand or start a new... Read more
1m
The Borneo Post
US stocks sink as China worries mount© AFP/File | US stocks fell sharply in early trade on September 1, 2015 NEW YO
US stocks sink as China worries mount
The Borneo Post / Posted a minute ago
© AFP/File | US stocks fell sharply in early trade on September 1, 2015 NEW YORK: US stocks opened sharply lower Tuesday as poor factory data from China sparked another round of global selloffs. Five minutes into trade, the Dow Jones Industrial... Read more
1m
The Borneo Post
Transparency, ratings agency warn on Malaysia corruption 'crisis'KUALA LUMPUR: Transparency International warned Tuesday that Malaysia faces a “
Transparency, ratings agency warn on Malaysia corruption 'crisis'
The Borneo Post / Posted a minute ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Transparency International warned Tuesday that Malaysia faces a “corruption crisis” over a financial scandal implicating the prime minister, as major credit ratings agencies cautioned that related turmoil threatens the country’s... Read more
2m
York Daily Record
Egypt gas find sparks panic in Israel about Israeli reservesJERUSALEM (AP) — Egypt's new natural gas bonanza is causing an uproar in Israel
Egypt gas find sparks panic in Israel about Israeli reserves
York Daily Record / Posted 2 minutes ago
JERUSALEM (AP) — Egypt's new natural gas bonanza is causing an uproar in Israel, with energy stocks plummeting and recriminations over indecisiveness and infighting that have delayed production from the country's own gas fields. The government is... Read more
2m
York Daily Record
An open letter to the person who stole my bank card number and went on a spending spree (Mike Argento column)Dear Criminal Mastermind, I'm sure that you're feeling pretty satisfied with y
An open letter to the person who stole my bank card number and went on a spending spree (Mike Argento column)
York Daily Record / Posted 2 minutes ago
Dear Criminal Mastermind, I'm sure that you're feeling pretty satisfied with yourself, having gotten away, for now, with what has to be to the crime of the century, nabbing my bank card number somehow and going on a bender, or whatever, wherever you... Read more
2m
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Egypt gas find sparks panic in Israel about Israeli reservesFILE - In this Nov. 25, 1966 file photo, farmers look at a towering flame at an
Egypt gas find sparks panic in Israel about Israeli reserves
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 minutes ago
FILE - In this Nov. 25, 1966 file photo, farmers look at a towering flame at an outburst of natural gas, discovered by the Italian oil company ENI in the Nile Delta region of Kafr el-Sheikh, Egypt. Italian energy company Eni SpA said Sunday, Aug. 30,... Read more
2m
KCCI 8 Des Moines
Budget for new children's hospital balloons to $360MThe estimated cost of the new University of Iowa children's hospital has balloo
Budget for new children's hospital balloons to $360M
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 2 minutes ago
The estimated cost of the new University of Iowa children's hospital has ballooned to $360 million as a result of design changes and construction delays. University officials are asking the Iowa Board of Regents to increase the project budget by $69... Read more
2m
The Monterey County Herald
Dow Jones sinks 351 on more bad China economy newsNEW YORK >> Stock markets plunged again Tuesday, continuing Wall Street’s rocky
Dow Jones sinks 351 on more bad China economy news
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 2 minutes ago
NEW YORK >> Stock markets plunged again Tuesday, continuing Wall Street’s rocky ride, after gloomy economic data out of China rekindled fears that the world’s second-largest economy is slowing much faster than anticipated. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow... Read more
2m
Profit Confidential
WTI Oil Price Forecast: Get Ready for $30 Crude… AgainThe latest stall in the oil price forecast serves as a lesson in the weakness o
WTI Oil Price Forecast: Get Ready for $30 Crude… Again
Profit Confidential / Posted 2 minutes ago
The latest stall in the oil price forecast serves as a lesson in the weakness of sentiment-driven oil price rallies: they aren’t driven by real economic conditions, and can evaporate fast. Let’s take a quick recap of the situation, and why the... Read more
3m
KCBD-TV Lubbock
Retail gas prices in Texas drop 8 cents before Labor DayCOPPELL, Texas (AP) - Retail gasoline prices have dropped 8 cents across Texas
Retail gas prices in Texas drop 8 cents before Labor Day
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 minutes ago
COPPELL, Texas (AP) - Retail gasoline prices have dropped 8 cents across Texas to settle at $2.23 per gallon going into the Labor Day holiday weekend. AAA Texas on Tuesday reported that compares to the nationwide average price of $2.46 per gallon,... Read more
4m
KEPR Pasco
U.S. factory output up in August at slowest pace since May 2013 WASHINGTON (AP) - A strong dollar and China's economic slowdown dragged growt
U.S. factory output up in August at slowest pace since May 2013
KEPR Pasco / Posted 4 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A strong dollar and China's economic slowdown dragged growth at U.S. factories to the lowest level since May 2013. The Institute for Supply Management reported... Read more
9 related stories
4m
WAND TV 17 Decatur
Egypt gas find sparks panic in Israel about Israeli reservesJERUSALEM (AP) - Egypt's new natural gas bonanza is causing an uproar in Israel
Egypt gas find sparks panic in Israel about Israeli reserves
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 4 minutes ago
JERUSALEM (AP) - Egypt's new natural gas bonanza is causing an uproar in Israel, with energy stocks plummeting and recriminations over indecisiveness and infighting that have delayed production from the country's own gas fields. The government is... Read more
5 related stories
4m
WAND TV 17 Decatur
Judge declines to hold Illinois in contempt on paymentsCHICAGO (AP) - A U.S. judge has cited Illinois' efforts in recent days to make
Judge declines to hold Illinois in contempt on payments
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 4 minutes ago
CHICAGO (AP) - A U.S. judge has cited Illinois' efforts in recent days to make court-ordered payments to social-service providers in deciding not to hold the state in contempt. Judge Sharon Johnson Coleman ruled at a Tuesday hearing in Chicago... Read more
4m
Your Hometown Lima Stations
Egypt gas find sparks panic in Israel about Israeli reservesJERUSALEM (AP) - Egypt's new natural gas bonanza is causing an uproar in Israel
Egypt gas find sparks panic in Israel about Israeli reserves
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 minutes ago
JERUSALEM (AP) - Egypt's new natural gas bonanza is causing an uproar in Israel, with energy stocks plummeting and recriminations over indecisiveness and infighting that have delayed production from the country's own gas fields. The government is... Read more
5 related stories
4m
KEPR Pasco
U.S. construction spending reaches highest level in 7 years WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. construction spending in July climbed to its highest l
U.S. construction spending reaches highest level in 7 years
KEPR Pasco / Posted 4 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. construction spending in July climbed to its highest level in more than seven years, boosted by an increase in the building of houses, factories and power... Read more
21 related stories
5m
Offshore Magazine
Gas, condensate output increases at Tamar offshore IsraelOffshore staff This compares with 1.6 bcm/57 bcf (including the near-shore Yam
Gas, condensate output increases at Tamar offshore Israel
Offshore Magazine / Posted 5 minutes ago
Offshore staff This compares with 1.6 bcm/57 bcf (including the near-shore Yam Tethys field) during the same period in 2014. In addition, the Tamar partnership sold 85,000 bbl of condensate in 2Q 2015, up from 82,000 bbl a year earlier. Last month... Read more
5m
Offshore Magazine
SMOE, Subsea 7 clinch North Sea Culzean topsides/subsea contractsOffshore staff Sembcorp Marine subsidiary SMOE has won a $1 billion-plus engin
SMOE, Subsea 7 clinch North Sea Culzean topsides/subsea contracts
Offshore Magazine / Posted 5 minutes ago
Offshore staff Sembcorp Marine subsidiary SMOE has won a $1 billion-plus engineering, procurement, and construction contract covering the topsides for the central processing facility, wellhead platform and utilities and living quarter platform, and... Read more
5m
KBTX 3 Bryan/College Station
Blue Bell Begins Production In OklahomaBRENHAM - Blue Bell Creameries began production at its facility in Broken Arro
Blue Bell Begins Production In Oklahoma
KBTX 3 Bryan/College Station / Posted 5 minutes ago
BRENHAM - Blue Bell Creameries began production at its facility in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma today, one day after its products returned to stores in select areas. “We are pleased to be producing ice cream in Broken Arrow,” said Blue Bell CEO and... Read more
82 related stories
5m
Mississippi Business Journal
US stocks fall sharply on bleak Chinese manufacturing reportKEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average lost 353 points, or 2.1 percent
US stocks fall sharply on bleak Chinese manufacturing report
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 5 minutes ago
KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average lost 353 points, or 2.1 percent, to 16,175 as of 12:25 p.m. Eastern time. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index declined 42 points, or 2.1 percent, to 1,930 and the Nasdaq composite fell 85 points, or 1.8... Read more
185 related stories
6m
Jefferson City News Tribune
Accountability on taxes, spendingDear Editor: City — Jefferson City is considering increasing the gross utiliti
Accountability on taxes, spending
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 minutes ago
Dear Editor: City — Jefferson City is considering increasing the gross utilities tax to pay for replacement of equipment. They will also ask us to renew the half-cent capital improvements sales tax in August. This sales tax generated about $150... Read more
7m
Kelowna Capital News
Of Prime Interest: Don’t ignore mortgage reviewPlenty can change in someone’s life during the course of a standard five-year m
Of Prime Interest: Don’t ignore mortgage review
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Plenty can change in someone’s life during the course of a standard five-year mortgage. It could be a career change, kids, retirement or newfound money or such a major event is on the horizon. All can affect the type of mortgage that best meets your... Read more
8m
KATU Portland
U.S. construction spending reaches highest level in 7 years WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. construction spending in July climbed to its highest l
U.S. construction spending reaches highest level in 7 years
KATU Portland / Posted 8 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. construction spending in July climbed to its highest level in more than seven years, boosted by an increase in the building of houses, factories and power... Read more
21 related stories
8m
NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Blue Bell Now Producing Ice Cream in OklahomaBlue Bell Creameries say they've begun ice cream production at their creamery i
Blue Bell Now Producing Ice Cream in Oklahoma
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 8 minutes ago
Blue Bell Creameries say they've begun ice cream production at their creamery in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. The company tweeted Tuesday they were excited to announce they began production and that they hoped the additional products would help meet the... Read more
82 related stories
8m
The Hindu
TCS sets up Japan-centric delivery centreThe new centre will augment the delivery capabilities of TCS’ 2,400 Japan-based
TCS sets up Japan-centric delivery centre
The Hindu / Posted 8 minutes ago
The new centre will augment the delivery capabilities of TCS’ 2,400 Japan-based workforce employed at TCS Japan. Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has announced the inauguration of a Japan-centric Delivery Center (JDC), located inside TCS Sahyadri... Read more
3 related stories
9m
Live 5 News Charleston
Egypt gas find sparks panic in Israel about Israeli reservesJERUSALEM (AP) - Egypt's new natural gas bonanza is causing an uproar in Israel
Egypt gas find sparks panic in Israel about Israeli reserves
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 9 minutes ago
JERUSALEM (AP) - Egypt's new natural gas bonanza is causing an uproar in Israel, with energy stocks plummeting and recriminations over indecisiveness and infighting that have delayed production from the country's own gas fields. The government is... Read more
5 related stories
9m
sportsmole
Nathaniel Chalobah joins Napoli on loanThe 20-year-old will remain with the Serie A side for the rest of the season.
Nathaniel Chalobah joins Napoli on loan
sportsmole / Posted 9 minutes ago
The 20-year-old will remain with the Serie A side for the rest of the season. Chalobah, who is an England Under-21 international, was loaned to Burnley and Reading last term. Chalobah has prevously had loan spells with Watford, Nottingham Forest... Read more
4 related stories
10m
The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento Regional Technology Alliance (SARTA) is foldingThe Sacramento Regional Technology Alliance is folding. SARTA announced Tuesda
Sacramento Regional Technology Alliance (SARTA) is folding
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 minutes ago
The Sacramento Regional Technology Alliance is folding. SARTA announced Tuesday that its board of directors voted a day earlier to go out of business after 14 years. Howard Bubb, the group’s chief executive, said SARTA will wind down operations over... Read more
11m
Daily Examiner
September 2: Going rate for gasI READ the article (Advocate, August 29) about "Reservations on gas policy" and
September 2: Going rate for gas
Daily Examiner / Posted 11 minutes ago
I READ the article (Advocate, August 29) about "Reservations on gas policy" and made some calculations, as we normally get billed in litres replaced in the gas bottle. LPG will be a bit dearer than natural gas; at least that's what I think. How... Read more
12m
Zero Hedge
BofA Saw Record "Buying Across The Board" Last Week, Just Before The Market Resumed SlidingPreviously we reported that while the general investing public was naively foll
BofA Saw Record "Buying Across The Board" Last Week, Just Before The Market Resumed Sliding
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 minutes ago
Previously we reported that while the general investing public was naively following "price action" as an indicator of value for most of 2015 (when it was merely chasing HFT momentum ignition algos and the occasional central bank intervention) the... Read more
12m
Zero Hedge
VIX ETFs Are In Crisis ModeNo problem, the HFT's are on the case and they never fuck up..... Time to revi
VIX ETFs Are In Crisis Mode
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 minutes ago
No problem, the HFT's are on the case and they never fuck up..... Time to revisit this article Whatever happened to Reg T (margin and loan agreements)? Whatever happened to Reggie Middleton ?? Reg T is only for us little people..... So how does... Read more
More