Economia


Airlines show improvement in annual study Airlines show improvement in annual study
- Abril 12, 2017

Along with the industrywide analysis, the report also individually ranked the 12 US airlines that carried at least 1% of domestic passenger traffic in 2016. According to TripAdvisor reviews, Alaska scored highest on cleanliness, customer service, and its boarding and check-in process. Spirit, which sits 11 out of 12 airlines in the ranking, nevertheless had the largest jump in its score. (los mas...)
Según el INDEC, la inflación de marzo fue del 2,4%
- Abril 12, 2017

Así lo relevó el Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos (INDEC), que mide los precios en el ámbito de la Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires y los partidos que integran el Gran Buenos Aires. Para mañana, el Indec tiene previsto informar la variación del Índice de Precios Mayoristas y el Costo de la Construcción de marzo, con lo que cerrará el capítulo de difusión de indicadores relacionados con la evolución de los precios. (los mas...)
Swift and Knight combining to create trucking giant
- Abril 11, 2017

Richard Stocking, now CEO of Swift and Ginnie Henkels, CFO of Swift, are leaving their respective positions to pursue other opportunities following the closing of the transaction. The move "will support AT&T's leadership in 5G", the company explained in a press release, since it delivers licenses to valuable spectrum that covers the United States, including in all the top 40 markets. (los mas...)
Wells Fargo Board faults aggressive culture in sales scandal Wells Fargo Board faults aggressive culture in sales scandal
- Abril 11, 2017

By 2004, a Wells Fargo's internal investigations employee wrote to management in the group about sales issues, but the board report found "no evidence" that the memo or its recommendations "were further escalated". Sanger said the board "took appropriate actions with the information it had". The company has acknowledged it may have opened up to 2.1 million accounts without customers' permission, triggering government investigations and a settlement with the Consumer Financial ... (los mas...)
AT&T acquiring Straight Path to support 5G rollout AT&T acquiring Straight Path to support 5G rollout
- Abril 11, 2017

With shares now trading just below $91 per share - which reflects some modest uncertainty surrounding the impending FCC review - Straight Path shareholders have a choice: You can either wait until the transaction closes to ensure you collect the full amount of the agreed acquisition price in AT&T shares through a tax-free transaction. (los mas...)
Aspen Skiing Co., KSL buying Intrawest Resorts Holdings Aspen Skiing Co., KSL buying Intrawest Resorts Holdings
- Abril 11, 2017

Since that deal was announced , Fortress has been exploring the sale of Intrawest. The western resorts are hoping to gain access to the more than 70 million people living in the Northeast. Intrawest's shares were down 8 percent at $23.27 in premarket trading on Monday. WCAX-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2ojMNno) that Aspen will pay $1.5 billion for Intrawest Resort Holdings Inc. (los mas...)
Tesla is the most valuable USA carmaker — Move over GM Tesla is the most valuable USA carmaker — Move over GM
- Abril 11, 2017

In early trading, investors pushed up Tesla's stock price to $313.73, lifting the company's value to $51.17 billion, compared with $51.095 billion for GM. They could pass Honda, too", Morningstar Inc. analyst David Whiston told Bloomberg . Tesla is a technology player with the ability to dominate a market for electric cars and energy storage. (los mas...)
Russian Federation and Syria could face 'further sanctions', Boris Johnson warns Russian Federation and Syria could face 'further sanctions', Boris Johnson warns
- Abril 11, 2017

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson denied in an interview on CBS's "Face the Nation" that the strikes signaled an overhaul of American policy, saying its priority remained to defeat Islamic State militants in the Middle East. "It just - if you look at his actions, if you look at the situation, it's going to be hard to see a government that's peaceful and stable with Assad". (los mas...)
Michigan, Flint to replace 18000 lead-tainted water lines Michigan, Flint to replace 18000 lead-tainted water lines
- Abril 11, 2017

Part of the project will also be funded by the $100 million that Flint was granted by Congress at the end of previous year, but some of that money will also be used to update Flint's water treatment plant. The judge praised Michigan Gov. Rick Gov. Snyder by saying the agreement would not have been possible without his involvement, "and I applaud the governor for taking that initiative". (los mas...)
United expulsa con violencia a pasajero — Viral
- Abril 11, 2017

Según el portal RT , United Airlines había fracasado en el intento de conseguir a pasajeros voluntarios que abandonaran el avión y decidieron escogerlos al azar. Después de que nuestro equipo buscó voluntarios, un cliente se negó a dejar el avión voluntariamente y se pidió a la policía que lo llevara a la puerta . (los mas...)
El ex gobernador Tomás Yarrington ha sido detenido en Italia El ex gobernador Tomás Yarrington ha sido detenido en Italia
- Abril 11, 2017

El exgobernador de Tamaulipas , Tomás Yarrington Rubalcaba, fue detenido en Florencia, Italia , informó esta noche la Procuraduría General de la República (PGR ). Se presume que Yarrington era quien facilitaba el tráfico de drogas a los cárteles del Golfo y Los Zetas durante su mandato como gobernador de Tamaulipas , según información de las autoridades. (los mas...)
Lewis Hamilton wins Chinese Formula One GP
- Abril 10, 2017

Big thanks to this team - my own staff and the team back in the factory. After successfully navigating his way through both restarts and the switch on to the dry tire, Hamilton took control of the race. I said I???m coming back in the next one. I think Lewis was quick, first of all. Hamilton led away with Vettel holding off Bottas at Turn 1, with the Ferrari slow off the line despite being too far to the left of his grid slot - an error for which the stewards decided not to punish the ... (los mas...)
US, Mexico and Canada to make joint bid for 2026 World Cup
- Abril 10, 2017

Mexico is among an elite group of five countries that have hosted the premier soccer event a few times. The 2026 tournament will be the first under the expanded format approved by Federation Internationale de Football Association past year, with 48 nations taking part compared to the current 32. (los mas...)
Amid China's protest, exiled Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama reaches Tawang Amid China's protest, exiled Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama reaches Tawang
- Abril 10, 2017

Dalai Lama has always been an ambassador of non-violence and it is therefore right to say that he is to the 21st century what Gandhiji was to the 20th century. The Dalai Lama and Indian officials call his weeklong Tawang stop purely religious. "We worship him here, nearly like god", said Rashi Tsering, a college student. (los mas...)
Manchester United vence 3-0 al Sunderland Manchester United vence 3-0 al Sunderland
- Abril 10, 2017

Hoy.com.py / [VÍDEO] El Manchester United venció hoy por 0-3 de visitante al colista Sunderland y se afianzó en la quinta plaza de la Premier League inglesa. "Es bueno para Sergio Romero que juegue antes de Bruselas (Europa League)". Me siento como Benjamin Button . Zlatan aún no renueva su contrato con el Manchester United y se rumora que podría llegar al LA Galaxy de la MLS. (los mas...)
Ivanka Trump, Chelsea Clinton commemorate Equal Pay Day
- Abril 09, 2017

Research by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors found that men on average earned £11,000 more than women in the profession in 2016, up from £7,000 in 2015. And on average, the wage gap is even wider for women of color than it is for white women. The AAUW also offers sample materials, such as an " Equal Pay Day Proclamation". (los mas...)
Queensland faces clean-up after Cyclone Debbie moves on
- Abril 09, 2017

Stay out of floodwater", they said. AMID the carnage of ex-tropical cyclone Debbie in North Queensland yesterday, a mother is celebrating the birth of a newborn daughter in the Whitsunday area. Palaszczuk, who called the storm a "monster", said at least 45,000 homes were without power with communications down in many areas and hundreds of schools and childcare centers closed. (los mas...)
Sen. Kaine slams strikes against Syria, says it's start of war
- Abril 09, 2017

The comments come after the United States launched a barrage of Tomahawk missiles on a Syrian airbase in Shayrat in the early hours of Friday morning. The United States is looking into whether Russian Federation participated in the Syrian chemical weapons attack that provoked President Donald Trump's airstrikes against the Assad government, a revelation that could have dramatic implications for relations between Washington and Moscow . (los mas...)
Kentucky Coal Museum installs solar panels to save on electricity bills Kentucky Coal Museum installs solar panels to save on electricity bills
- Abril 08, 2017

The move has been described as "a little ironic" by the college's communications director, Brandon Robinson, and by former state Rep. Roger Noe . The decline of coal in the USA will likely continue not so much because of a "war on coal", but because other forms of energy-like coal's top competitor, natural gas-are just more economical. (los mas...)
21st Century Fox takeover of Sky wins green light from Brussels 21st Century Fox takeover of Sky wins green light from Brussels
- Abril 08, 2017

A decision to intervene would not block the deal, but trigger an Ofcom assessment as well as a Competition and Markets Authority report to be considered by Ms Bradley. Ofcom and the CMA will have until May 16 to investigate and the commission said today's clearance decision was "without prejudice to the UK's ongoing media plurality review of the proposed transaction". (los mas...)