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China's Li appeals to Germany for help with certifying C919 jet China's Li appeals to Germany for help with certifying C919 jet
- June 04, 2017

As the world awaits Trump's decision on climate change after he denounced the Paris pact in his 2016 presidential campaign, Li said China was committed to tackling the issue, both via the Paris Agreement and by setting national targets. (more...)
David Beckham among celebs 'linked to tax relief scheme' David Beckham among celebs 'linked to tax relief scheme'
- June 04, 2017

According to the BBC , some of the famous individuals included Robbie Williams, Phillip Schofield, and David and Victoria Beckham . The celebrities invested a minimum of £100,000 in one-off lump sums and the cash was used to finance up to 66 films from 2003 onwards. (more...)
US economy added 138000 jobs in May US economy added 138000 jobs in May
- June 04, 2017

Paul Diggle, senior economist at Aberdeen Asset Management, said the weak job reading was unexpected but "isn't a disaster". The Fed will closely watch inflation and the jobs report when deciding whether or not to raise its rates. The President of United States, who inherited a strong job market, has pledged to boost the economy sharply by strengthening the labor market and slashing taxes. (more...)
European Markets Mixed After OPEC Disappointment, Weak Sterling European Markets Mixed After OPEC Disappointment, Weak Sterling
- June 04, 2017

Dated Brent (ICE) for July dropped sharply 4.63 percent to United States dollars 51.46/barrel. OPEC and other major producers, including Russian Federation, will roll over their six-month deal to remove 1.8 million barrels a day from the market through March 2018. (more...)
Tillerson says Trump 'pressured' Netanyahu, Abbas to revive peace talks Tillerson says Trump 'pressured' Netanyahu, Abbas to revive peace talks
- June 04, 2017

After enduring eight years of the Obama administration, Rubin says he had "high hopes" that Trump would personally state that Jerusalem is the "undivided capital" of Israel . KEITH: Trump and his aides believe that single, unified voice could be the key to peace in the Middle East and beyond. He flew to Tel Aviv direct from Saudi Arabia , where at a summit on Sunday he urged Arab and Muslim leaders to work together to "drive out" Islamist extremists. (more...)
Japan holds evacuation drills as North Korea presses on with missile tests Japan holds evacuation drills as North Korea presses on with missile tests
- June 04, 2017

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop and Defence Minister Marise Payne will host US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defense Secretary James Mattis - two of the most senior figures in President Donald Trump's administration - for the day-long AUSMIN meeting in Sydney on Monday. (more...)
Champions League: Two-goal Cristiano Ronaldo Keeps Real Madrid Kings of Europe
- June 04, 2017

Ronaldo's two goals fired Real Madrid to a remarkable 12th Champions League title in Cardiff , and the football world looked on in awe as this magnificent sportsmen added to his already glittering legacy. Before today they only had [let in] three goals [in the competition] and today four in one game. "But I've worked tirelessly at home and this is the reward you get for all the hard work". (more...)
Deja vu: Illinois' legislative session to end without a state budget
- June 04, 2017

So the spring session ends with no budget deal in sight, leaving social service agencies and state universities high and dry. But party leaders also said they're considering other options. The Senate had passed over a budget to the House a week before adjournment that was never brought for a vote, in part due to a lack of support due to tax increases, including a 32 percent income tax increase. (more...)
Donut you wish for more Donut you wish for more
- June 04, 2017

Here's where to find a Dunkin' Donuts near you. Jupiter Donut Factory , with locations in Jupiter, Royal Palm Beach, Stuart, North Palm Beach, Boynton Beach, is offering a free doughnut to customers. Today is not your typical Friday, it's also National Doughnut Day! National Donut Day is now traditionally celebrated on the first Friday of June. (more...)
Cuomo Talks Climate Change, Points to Extreme Weather Events Here Cuomo Talks Climate Change, Points to Extreme Weather Events Here
- June 04, 2017

Cuomo, within hours of Trump's decision, announced that he had already formed the U.S. Climate Alliance with the governors of California and Washington State , to share information and pool resources to carry out the spirit of the Paris accord. (more...)
Cities, States and Companies Vow to Stick to the Paris Climate Agreement
- June 04, 2017

Trump said yesterday (June 1): "Even if the Paris Agreement were implemented in full, with total compliance from all nations, it is estimated it would only produce a 2/10 of one degree - think of that. "We don't need Washington to tell us", the Republican mayor of Burnsville, Minn., Elizabeth Kautz said. At Friday's press briefing, four different reporters asked Pruitt four variations on this basic question from ABC's Mary Bruce: "Yes or no, does the president believe that climate change ... (more...)
World forges ahead with Paris climate deal without Trump
- June 04, 2017

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Friday that the US had "a terrific record" of reducing our greenhouse gas emissions before the Paris agreement and that he doesn't think ongoing efforts in that area will stop now. After the US withdrawal from the Paris deal sparked pledges of money and solidarity, Figueres said via Twitter on Friday, "Thank you Trump ". (more...)
British police rush to London Bridge after reports of van hitting pedestrians British police rush to London Bridge after reports of van hitting pedestrians
- June 04, 2017

At nearby Borough Market there were reports of three men jumping out of a van with long knives who then began stabbing people. Police also responded to a third incident in Vauxhall. Police in Britain say at least one person is dead following at least two incidents in central London . "He hit about two people in front of me and then three behind", she said. (more...)
Death toll rises to six in London attacks, three suspects shot dead
- June 04, 2017

In a statement, Governor Andrew Cuomo said he has directed state law enforcement officials to step up security at airports, bridges, tunnels and transit systems across the state. However, it was not clear if the shots were fired by police or an assailant or assailants. London police also said armed officers have responded to another incident at Borough Market. (more...)
OPEC extends output cut, but big oil price increase unlikely
- June 04, 2017

Ann-Louise Hittle, vice president at energy consultancy Wood Mackenzie said that the "decision in Vienna sends a signal of continued support for oil prices from OPEC which helps United States onshore drillers make plans" to further increase their production. (more...)
Theresa May's Tories could lose parliamentary majority Theresa May's Tories could lose parliamentary majority
- June 04, 2017

That could leave the Conservatives 16 seats short of the overall majority of 326 needed to govern without the support of other parties, the newspaper said . The referendum on Britain's European Union membership galvanised a lot of older working class voters previous year, bringing many people to the voting booth for the first time or after a long absence. (more...)
Friday's USA jobs report for May likely to show steady gains
- June 04, 2017

The national unemployment rate nudged lower, to 4.3 percent from 4.4 percent - a 16-year low. The Labor Department's monthly employment report is closely watched as a a gauge of the economy and, of late, for hints on whether the Federal Reserve is likely to hike interest rates . (more...)
How Michael Bloomberg is defying Trump's withdrawal from the Paris climate accords How Michael Bloomberg is defying Trump's withdrawal from the Paris climate accords
- June 04, 2017

The president of the European Council says the EU and China are convinced that the USA decision is a "big mistake". Not the first time the U.S. has walked out of a climate agreement, it helped craft. "But even in the absence of American leadership; even as this Administration joins a small handful of nations that reject the future; I'm confident that our states , cities, and businesses will step up and do even more to lead the way, and help protect for future generations the one ... (more...)
Kinder Morgan Canada Makes Trading Debut as Pipeline Foes Align
- June 04, 2017

This stock is ahead of its 52-week low with +11.25%. The rating was initiated by TH Capital with "Buy" on Tuesday, August 4. They issued a "market perform" rating on the stock. Delays of any kind would be negative for Kinder Morgan , but might provide a boost for rival Enbridge Inc.'s mainline system, according to analyst David Galison, from Canaccord Genuity. (more...)
Technical Clues For Crown Castle International Corp. (CCI) Investors
- June 04, 2017

The stock rose 0.89% or $0.92 reaching $104.37 per share. About 187,949 shares traded. Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Crown Castle International Corp. It seems that STORE Capital Corporation (NYSE:STOR) might see strength given an ABR of 2 or Buy rating. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, September 2 by S&P Research. (more...)