Economia


Macri y Xi Jinping firmaron acuerdos por 15 mil millones de dólares Macri y Xi Jinping firmaron acuerdos por 15 mil millones de dólares
- May 20, 2017

Por su aprte, Wang Weiguang resaltó ante Macri la "íntima amistad" que existe entre la Argentina y China al sostener que "los dos pueblos han obtenido desarrollos pragmáticos gracias a las relación bilateral". Según se informó, uno de los encuentros de Macri , quien permaneció en el hotel Summit Wing, fue con Wang Shoujun, titular de China National Nuclear Corporation, la empresa pública más grande de la industria nuclear local que engloba a más de 100 institutos y sociedades filiales. (los mas...)
UK's May promises voters immigration curbs, fairer society UK's May promises voters immigration curbs, fairer society
- May 20, 2017

The Conservative platform says Britain will enter European Union divorce negotiations "in a spirit of honest co-operation" - and will pay an exit bill based on "a fair settlement of the U.K.'s rights and obligations as a departing member state". (los mas...)
Union: Up to 40K walking off the job at AT&T this weekend
- May 20, 2017

CWA represents about 150,000 of them. In March, about 17,000 AT&T wireline workers in California and Nevada went on strike. No one from the company could be reached for comment. Employees at AT&T cellphone stores could walk off the job today if they don't come to a labor agreement with the company by 3 p.m. In an era when immigrant scapegoating has become even more widespread with the election of Donald Trump to the White House, the union's report is refreshing in highlighting the ... (los mas...)
Wal-Mart's first-quarter comparable sales beat estimates Wal-Mart's first-quarter comparable sales beat estimates
- May 19, 2017

Vanguard Group Inc is the second biggest holder with 102 million shares now valued at 7.05 B million whilst State Street Corp has 73 million shares valued at 5.03 B million. The stock lost 77 cents to $2.05. That might look like it's taking a page from Wal-Mart's playbook. Shares of Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT) opened at 75.12 on Thursday. (los mas...)
Australia treasurer promises fair budget that reins in debt Australia treasurer promises fair budget that reins in debt
- May 19, 2017

Among other losers were the nation's largest banks, which will face a new tax that will collect A$6.2 billion over the next four years. I welcome the fact that, yesterday, the Commonwealth Bank and the ANZ Bank took a breath, and I think they issued a very measured statement. (los mas...)
General Motors is leaving SA General Motors is leaving SA
- May 19, 2017

In 2015, GM had announced plans to invest United States dollars 1 billion to enhance manufacturing operations and roll out 10 locally produced models in India while deciding to stop production at its first plant at Halol in Gujarat. "The move will have no impact on the technical centre in Bengaluru as it caters to General Motors' global work", he said. The company has 150 dealerships in India . (los mas...)
Italy faces European Union legal action over Fiat Chrysler emissions case Italy faces European Union legal action over Fiat Chrysler emissions case
- May 19, 2017

The diesel version of Fiat Chrysler's 2016 Ram pickup is caught up in the most recent emissions software trouble. "In the case of any litigation, FCA US will defend itself vigorously, particularly against any claims that the Company deliberately installed defeat devices to cheat USA emissions tests". (los mas...)
Fallen police officers remembered at annual Peace Officer's Memorial Ceremony Fallen police officers remembered at annual Peace Officer's Memorial Ceremony
- May 19, 2017

Mayor Linda Tyer proclaimed it Police Week in the City of Pittsfield. Members of the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department Mounted Unit particpate in the Law Enforcement Memorial hosted annually by the Santa Maria Police Department . (los mas...)
Iraq, Algeria support extension of oil production cuts
- May 18, 2017

The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and other producers including Russian Federation have agreed to cut output by nearly 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) during the first half of the year to try to reduce a global fuel glut. (los mas...)
Park National Corp OH Lowers Position in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Park National Corp OH Lowers Position in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)
- May 18, 2017

The firm is scheduled to announce its next earnings results before the market opens on Thursday, May 18th. After $1.41 actual earnings per share reported by Chevron Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -23.40% negative EPS growth. (los mas...)
Ford Motor to cut 10 per cent of salaried workforce
- May 18, 2017

Reducing costs and becoming "as lean and efficient as possible" is a priority, Ford said in an emailed statement. In Germany, where the carmaker's European operations are based, Ford has made voluntary buyout offers to a limited number of staff over the past few months, according to IG Metall union official Witich Rossmann, adding that he hasn't been informed of a bigger job-cut program. (los mas...)
Jack in the Box Target of Unusually High Options Trading (JACK) Jack in the Box Target of Unusually High Options Trading (JACK)
- May 18, 2017

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. What are top analysts saying about Jack in the Box Inc. What's more, Jack in the Box authorized an additional $100.0 million stock buyback program. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.22 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.71 and a beta of 0.55. The restaurant operator reported $1.18 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.24 by $0.06. (los mas...)
European Union does not want a 'no deal' Brexit option - Barnier European Union does not want a 'no deal' Brexit option - Barnier
- May 18, 2017

His attack came after European Commission president Juncker said the Brexit process shows how "united and prepared" the EU will be. He said the prime minister needed to build confidence among the member states that Britain would be a reliable partner through reaching an early agreement on Britain's divorce bill, citizens rights and the Irish border. (los mas...)
Lawmakers respond to report Trump asked Comey to drop Flynn probe
- May 18, 2017

On Friday, Trump embarks on a world tour that will take him from Riyadh, where he is scheduled to deliver a speech reportedly discussing Islam; to Jerusalem, where he is scheduled to become the first sitting USA president to visit the Western Wall; to the Vatican, where he is expected to meet the pope. (los mas...)
Suspect in custody after stolen TTC bus found in Ajax Suspect in custody after stolen TTC bus found in Ajax
- May 17, 2017

The TTC confirmed one of its buses was missing. Durham police were dealing with a freaky situation on Tuesday morning. They arrested a 32-year-old man and later charged him with theft and possession of stolen property. DeToma said a key is not needed to start a transit vehicle. Staff Sgt. Maw said the bus was awaiting some kind of maintenance or cleaning at the garage and was already running when it was stolen. (los mas...)
Warm, breezy Monday with a chance for thunderstorms Warm, breezy Monday with a chance for thunderstorms
- May 17, 2017

Winds will be from the south/ southeast at 10-15 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. Some storms may be strong to severe, especially west of DFW. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 24 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Friday , the chance of rain falls to 40 percent with a high near 48. (los mas...)
Trump habría revelado información clasificada a Rusia
- May 17, 2017

La Casa Blanca disputó el martes un reporte de prensa que afirma que el presidente Donald Trump le pidió al exdirector del FBI, James Comey, que cerrara una investigación sobre el exasesor de seguridad nacional , Michael Flynn , y sus nexos con entidades rusas. (los mas...)
U.S. housing starts fell 2.6 percent in April U.S. housing starts fell 2.6 percent in April
- May 17, 2017

Single-family homebuilding, which accounts for the largest share of the residential housing market, rose 0.4 percent to a pace of 835,000 units last month. New home construction took a blow in April as, although single-family starts saw a slight increase during the month, building permits dropped, according to the latest report from the U.S. (los mas...)
Nueva fase del sistema Dicom iniciará el próximo martes 23 de mayo Nueva fase del sistema Dicom iniciará el próximo martes 23 de mayo
- May 17, 2017

De acuerdo con Maduro, para esta nueva fase, que "se ha preparado con detalle", fue designado un equipo especial que será dirigido por el nuevo director del Banco Central de Venezuela (BCV), Pedro Maldonado . Esta nueva fase del Dicom tiene como objetivo perfeccionar y construir a mediano plazo un sistema de acceso a las divisas de todos los sectores productivos. (los mas...)
Hackers robaron una película de Disney y piden rescate Hackers robaron una película de Disney y piden rescate
- May 17, 2017

La cantidad que piden los hackers a cambio de devolver la película se desconoce, pero Disney ya ha afirmado que no tiene pensado ceder ante la extorsión . En este sentido, el consejero delegado de Disney indicó que los hackers pedían una gran suma de dinero en moneda digital botcoin y amenazaban primero con revelar cinco minutos del largometraje sustraído. (los mas...)