Economia


OPEC oil ministers to meet informally in September OPEC oil ministers to meet informally in September
- Agosto 10, 2016

Cheap oil has created pain in Texas, North Dakota and other oil-producing parts of the U.S. American oil production remains near all-time highs, but has slowed down over the past year because prices have fallen below what's needed to turn a profit. (los mas...)
After outage, Delta seeks forgiveness with refunds, vouchers
- Agosto 10, 2016

Ticket lines were still moving at a decent pace. As Delta struggles to recover from Monday's computer problems, the issue that caused the whole thing is shedding light on the systems used to keep flights in the air and on time. During the ground stop, those flights already in the air safely reached their destinations. The meltdown raises questions over a recent wave of four United States airline mergers that resulted in four large carriers controlling 85% of domestic capacity, The Wall ... (los mas...)
Corte pide la opinión de Gils Carbó — Tarifas Corte pide la opinión de Gils Carbó — Tarifas
- Agosto 10, 2016

Esa última petición del Ejecutivo fue rechazada el 15 de julio por la Cámara, que ratificó la vigencia del fallo que suspendió los incrementos. Pese a este planteo de Aranguren , Polino insistió en que "el Gobierno tiene que aceptar que la Justicia es uno de los poderes del Estado y por ende tiene incidencia en lo que sucede en el país". (los mas...)
Westerman says he'd be OK with Trump having nuclear codes Westerman says he'd be OK with Trump having nuclear codes
- Agosto 10, 2016

Collins said she also was dismayed that Trump minimized the heroism of Sen. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is ready to debate Donald Trump this fall, according to her campaign. But he eventually came through, claiming: "We have more common ground than disagreement". "It's against two National Football League games", Trump told ABC News. (los mas...)
RBI to tweak Indian banks' lending rules, Rajan laments slow policy transmission RBI to tweak Indian banks' lending rules, Rajan laments slow policy transmission
- Agosto 10, 2016

He apprehended however that lenders would list yet another "concern" for keeping rates high. He, however, steered away from questions as to in what capacity the Congress could utilise the services of Rajan, if it returned to power in 2019. "While timely implementation of GST will be challenging, there is no doubt that it should raise returns to investment across much of the economy, even while strengthening government finances over the medium-term", the bank said. (los mas...)
Facebook hates ad blockers so much it now blocks them Facebook hates ad blockers so much it now blocks them
- Agosto 10, 2016

As part of the announcement, Facebook is updating its ad controls so you can opt out of seeing ads from particular businesses. Facebook wants to let users have more control over the ads they see. In the meantime, there are bad behaviors of ad-blockers (ad replacement, paid white-listing) that we also have to call-out. Adblock Plus says it's on the side of user choice. (los mas...)
Chinese ambassador warns relations with UK at crossroads Chinese ambassador warns relations with UK at crossroads
- Agosto 10, 2016

The Chinese ambassador said the relationship between his country and the United Kingdom is at "crucial historical juncture" following the announcement by Theresa May. In addition, EDF said its chairman and CEO, Jean-Bernard Lévy, plans to bring legal action against the Sud Energie union which claimed he was aware ahead of the board meeting that the United Kingdom government planned to conduct a further review of the Hinkley Point C project. (los mas...)
United States labour productivity registers unexpected drop in second quarter 2016 United States labour productivity registers unexpected drop in second quarter 2016
- Agosto 10, 2016

U.S. labour productivity fell for a third consecutive quarter over the three months ending in June, pressuring labour costs higher despite slower wage growth, although inflationary pressures eased substantially, leaving economists divided on the implications of the data for monetary policy. (los mas...)
Listo sector productivo para iniciar paro de 24 horas en Oaxaca: Coparmex Listo sector productivo para iniciar paro de 24 horas en Oaxaca: Coparmex
- Agosto 09, 2016

Mario Rodríguez, vocero de Sociedad Civil de Oaxaca , informó que los empresario de la entidad realizarán hoy un paro de labores en protesta por los 85 días de bloqueos de la Coordinadora Nacional de Trabajadores de la Educación ( CNTE ) y la pasividad de las autoridades. (los mas...)
Bride Meets the Man who has her Father's Heart Bride Meets the Man who has her Father's Heart
- Agosto 09, 2016

Thomas flew all the way from New Jersey to walk Jeni down the aisle. He spent 24 hours on life support. On Friday, she felt her father's heart beat for the first time in 10 years. The family remained in touch with Thomas and his family since he received the heart. "Just hugging him made me feel like I was close to my dad again which on this day was flawless", Jeni's sister Michelle Stepien said. (los mas...)
Escracharon a Sabbatella en el aeropuerto y perdió el vuelo Escracharon a Sabbatella en el aeropuerto y perdió el vuelo
- Agosto 09, 2016

El ex titular de la AFSCA, Martín Sabbatella, fue escrachado ayer en la sala de pre-embarque del aeropuerto de Santiago del Estero , informó esta noche el portal Última Hora. Por disposición de las autoridades, ninguna de las personas involucradas en el episodio pudo subir al avión, por lo que Sabbatella y Macha debieron reprogramar para hoy su vuelo a Buenos Aires . (los mas...)
Bank of England Tries To Make Brexit Transition As Smooth As Possible
- Agosto 08, 2016

Bank shares also lost ground as lower interest rates reduce the amount of money they can make from lending. The measures were somewhat bolder than investors had expected, pushing stocks up and the pound down. The British pound traded at $1.3325, keeping some distance from its three-decade low of $1.2798 hit nearly a month ago, although currency markets may be somewhat ambivalent over how to react to the BoE decision - buy sterling if the BoE cuts, sell if it doesn't, or vice versa? Michael ... (los mas...)
Investigators say Tesla car was speeding at time of crash
- Agosto 07, 2016

However, Mobileye said the current contract for the EyeQ3 chip will not extend to the EyeQ4. Year to date, the stock is down over 2% while in the last one-ear, it is down over 8%. Moreover, it seems supplier Mobileye is moving on to another autonomous vehicle project with BMW. When a driver turns on traffic-aware cruise control, he or she sets the speed. (los mas...)
The Economy Adds 255000 Jobs in July, and Unemployment Unchanged at 4.9% The Economy Adds 255000 Jobs in July, and Unemployment Unchanged at 4.9%
- Agosto 07, 2016

Wage growth accelerated, drawing more Americans back into the job market, and the unemployment rate held steady at 4.9 percent. In recent years the immigrant population in the US has been experiencing a more fruitful rate of job growth compared to native-born Americans. (los mas...)
Oil takes breather from losses but oversupply concerns remain
- Agosto 07, 2016

Chronic oversupply sent oil prices slumping this week into a so-called bear market, losing 20 percent from recent June peaks above $50. The rally faded soon after as higher prices spurred more output of crude and refined products. "In the coming days, the market will look for clues from the USA trade and payroll data as well as China's July trade balance". The global benchmark was at a premium of $1.47 to WTI for October. (los mas...)
Google earnings soar thanks to the bets on Android, cloud and hardware
- Julio 30, 2016

The revenue, meanwhile, totaled $41.76 billion in the first six months of the year compared to $34.99 billion in the same period of 2015. Most of the money-and growth-came from advertising, which always has been Google's main revenue stream. (los mas...)
'Pokemon Go' to be updated with trading capability
- Julio 26, 2016

While Gamasutra occasionally reports on changes in the financial markets if they seem like something game developers would be interested in, such shifts should always be taken with a grain of salt. release in early July. However, Nintendo have said that the sales of this device have already been factored into their current forecast. The app uses satellite locations, graphics and camera capabilities to overlay cartoon monsters on real-world settings, challenging players to capture and ... (los mas...)
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Earnings Preview: Should Investors Be Nervous? Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Earnings Preview: Should Investors Be Nervous?
- Julio 20, 2016

Revenue from Azure, the company's corporate cloud platform, doubled in the quarter ended June 30. Microsoft Corp . on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $3.12 billion, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. (los mas...)
Boeing, Airbus offer rosy outlooks for aircraft demand Boeing, Airbus offer rosy outlooks for aircraft demand
- Julio 12, 2016

Asia ranked top with 15,130 deliveries in the next 20 years, followed by North America with 8,330 aircraft and Europe with 7,570 aeroplanes. The MoD say, however, that the new Apaches will bring benefits to the United Kingdom, with companies in Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Bedfordshire, Cheshire and Gwent being awarded subcontracts by Boeing that collectively represent around 5% of the global Apache supply chain. (los mas...)
S&P 500 closes at record high on global risk appetite S&P 500 closes at record high on global risk appetite
- Julio 12, 2016

By early February, the S&P 500 index was down 15 percent from its highs, and traders were talking about the possibility of a bear market, traditionally defined as a 20 percent fall from their highs. Proactive Investors is a global leader in financial news, media, research and events focusing on emerging growth companies across four continents. The S&P rose 7.26 points, or 0.3%, to 2137.16, topping its old peak of 2132.80 set on May 21, 2015. (los mas...)