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Samsung considers company split to appease investors
- December 02, 2016

The company said it would look at ways to optimize long-term value, including "the possibility of creating a holding company structure". This would boost the ownership company's stake in the operating company while providing a way for the Lee family and other Samsung Group affiliates to raise their stake in the ownership company. (more...)
Oil soars, Brent hits 16-month high after Opec output deal
- December 02, 2016

Saying that Iran is now capable of producing about 3.9 million barrels of oil per day, he added that the country needs to increase its oil production capacity. "Brent was trading at about US$50 a barrel after the announcement, and we expect it to trade at an average of US$55-$60 per barrel in 2017". "The outcome is consistent with. (more...)
Thousands attend Rockefeller Christmas tree lighting Thousands attend Rockefeller Christmas tree lighting
- December 02, 2016

The weather didn't cooperate, but that didn't dampen the fun for military families picking up free Christmas trees at the New Jersey National Guard's joint military and family assistance center in Bordentown. Only use electrical lights that are UL listed for use on indoor trees. Compare that to the carbon footprint of this year's Capitol tree - cut down and then trucked 2,500 miles to D.C. (more...)
Active shooter at Jacksonville, Florida bank; Gunman has hostages inside: Livestream Active shooter at Jacksonville, Florida bank; Gunman has hostages inside: Livestream
- December 02, 2016

A bank robbery was in progress earlier this morning when authorities arrived at the scene, and officials said a gunman was then holding hostages inside the bank. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says the hostages were held for about two hours inside a Jacksonville, Florida, credit union before they were freed. (more...)
Net Long-Term UK Immigration Hovers at Record Levels
- December 02, 2016

If that's what he's talking about then of course we'll consider it". "Withdrawing from the European Union means the decisions on how we spend taxpayers' money will be made in the United Kingdom", he said. Be Civil - It's OK to have a difference in opinion but there's no need to be a jerk. Davis also said that the outcome of a court appeal over whether parliament's approval is needed to begin formal Brexit talks may impact any bill the government eventually has to introduce. (more...)
Corporations leaving United States for more profit will be punished
- December 02, 2016

In exchange for the tax breaks, Carrier agreed to invest more than $16 million in the state of Indiana. According to Sánchez, while another RTV6 reporter and photographer had been approved, along with several other local journalists , his credentials to Trump's event at an Indianapolis plant were denied by Carrier executives. (more...)
Boulder's Zayo Group enters deal to buy Electric Lightwave
- December 02, 2016

They should not be utilized to make stock portfolio or financial decisions as they are based only on limited and open source information. Electric Lightwave has 587 employees in Washington and more than 1,000 employees in Total. The ratio dropped, as 28 funds sold all Zayo Group Holdings Inc shares owned while 33 reduced positions. The 52 week high of shares in Zayo Group Holdings is 35.65 while the 52 week low for the company's shares is 19.59. (more...)
Amazon To Get In Your Face
- December 02, 2016

One example CA Technologies recently cited was using chatbots to replace IT support systems. Amazon's Snowball . Image credit: Amazon."Physically, Snowmobile is a ruggedized, tamper-resistant shipping container 45 feet long, 9.6 feet high, and 8 feet wide". (more...)
Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz Stepping Down . Will become executive chairman Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz Stepping Down . Will become executive chairman
- December 02, 2016

Starbucks shares fell more than 3% on the news during after-hours trading in NY. Johnson, now president and chief operating officer, will take charge of the company's global business and operations. Schultz is stepping down as CEO, he announced Thursday, and he will take the position of executive chairman. "This move ideally positions Starbucks to continue profitably growing our core business around the world into the future". (more...)
SC to hear all matters pertaining to demonetisation today SC to hear all matters pertaining to demonetisation today
- December 02, 2016

This appears to be the government's response to senior counsel Kapil Sibal, appearing for one the petitioners before the top court, asking under what law people could be restricted from withdrawing their own money from their bank account. Funding of terror groups has been stopped", said the affidavit. Submitting its second affidavit on demonetisation before the Supreme Court, the Centre rebutted the challenge on the legal validity of the November 8 notification. (more...)
Starbucks' chief executive Howard Schultz is stepping down
- December 02, 2016

The move comes as the firm faces an increasingly crowded market for higher-quality retail coffee shops and seeks to bolster foot traffic. 'I know Hillary and Bill Clinton well. Schultz said that he was "delighted" Johnson would take over his duties and said he would focus on finding "the balance between profit and conscience" with the company's veteran-hiring programs and its anti-poverty programs. (more...)
Samsung to Boost Dividends, Review Corporate Structure
- December 02, 2016

The move and a plan to raise dividends come after USA hedge fund Elliott Management in October called for the South Korean firm to split itself into a holding vehicle and an operating company. Lee, son of Samsung Chairman Kun-hee Lee, takes on additional responsibility over the company. "There are no objectors to the plan", Kim said. "At present, we will only consider the shift to a holding company structure", Lee said. (more...)
World's Oldest Person Turns 117
- December 02, 2016

She says the secret to her longevity is her healthy lifestyle. She lost the love of her life, her fiancée, in World War I, marrying a violent man. This week, the world's considered oldest person just celebrated her 117 birthday . Carlo Bava reported. Bava has credited Morano's long life to her genetic makeup, "and nothing else". Although plagued by poor vision and hard of hearing, and having rarely left her second-storey apartment in Verbania , northern Italy, in two decades, her doctor ... (more...)
Mobile phones steal Black Friday
- December 02, 2016

And, say the company's number crunchers, Black Friday also set a new record by surpassing the three-billion-dollar mark for the first time at $3.34 billion (21.6 percent growth YoY) while Thanksgiving accounted for the remaining $1.93 billion. (more...)
Malik Jackson: Going to Jaguars brought me back to Earth
- December 02, 2016

Denver is now two games behind the division-leading Oakland Raiders and a game back of the Kansas City Chiefs with five games to play. The two seventh-year players are each heading for another 1,000-yard season in receiving. Considering that the Jaguars have a great defense, they could keep the Broncos close. Denver knew they had to open up the playbook a bit, which is when Gary Kubiak allowed Siemian to attack deep against the Cincinnati Bengals: he connected twice on bombs for ... (more...)
Trump Selects Elaine Chao as Transportation Secretary
- December 02, 2016

Dannel P. Malloy Tuesday praised President-elect Donald Trump's selection of Elaine L. Chao as transportation secretary - an official the Democratic governor is likely to lobby. She served as secretary of labor under President George W. Bush from 2001 through 2009. "We look forward to working with her again". Chao, along with former Treasury Secretary John Snow, former U.S. (more...)
Obamas set to light National Christmas Tree for final time Obamas set to light National Christmas Tree for final time
- December 02, 2016

Sasha sang along looking very handsome and it was dope. After the tree was lit, the Williamstown Elementary School Choir, the Williamstown High School Choir performed and the Williamstown High School band performed. Finding the ideal tree to suit your home, budget and time allowance, is not as easy as you might think. Many tree farms sell stands on the property. (more...)
Lilly Alzheimer's drug fails in final clinical trials
- December 02, 2016

Nevertheless, the stock's move indicates just how hopeful investors were that Lilly could produce a success in fighting Alzheimer's with this drug. Solanezumab, a promising medication to combat Alzheimer's disease, failed in large trials, pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly and Company, announced Wednesday. (more...)
Daily Mail 2016 profit rises on investments
- December 02, 2016

Several other research firms have also issued reports on DMGT. Daily Mail & General Trust (LON:DMGT) shares are now up 6.82 percent at 815 pence per share (1001GMT). site targeting millennials, rose 44% on an underlying basis. The stock of Daily Mail and General Trust plc (LON:DMGT) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, June 22 by Jefferies. (more...)
TSX drops for second day amid weak oil prices
- December 02, 2016

Crude oil prices rose above $51 (U.S.) a barrel this morning for the first time since October. In the last few weeks, there was a growing belief that non-member Russian Federation will also agree to participate if a deal were to materialize. (more...)