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Iraqi lawmakers call for ban on Americans after Trump order
- January 31, 2017

The exact provisions of the retaliation remain unclear, but it would certainly apply to Americans attempting to enter Iraq. We also call on the security authorities and relevant departments to take all measures to ensure Iraq's sovereignty as a state and to preserve the dignity of Iraqis as a people who are fighting terrorism and providing thousands of martyrs on the front line of defense on behalf of the whole world. (more...)
Delta's Computers Up Again, but Delays, Cancellations Linger Delta's Computers Up Again, but Delays, Cancellations Linger
- January 31, 2017

This morning, stranded travelers are hopeful they'll finally get to their destination. A Delta flight from Salt Lake City into Kalispell has been delayed as well as a Horizon flight from Seattle. The statement also noted that Delta flights that took off would remain unaffected, but passengers can expect a delay on landing especially at Delta's Hub airports and the organization apologizes to its customers for such inconvenience. (more...)
Goldman Sachs CEO: We don't support Trump's immigration order
- January 31, 2017

But the rest of corporate America has been more circumspect in speaking out, underscoring the sensitivities around opposing policies that could provoke a backlash from the White House. Goldman Sachs declined to comment on its reaction to the ban and has said nothing publicly. Other banks, including Morgan Stanley and Wells Fargo & Co, said they were reviewing the executive order and its implication on staff. (more...)
Equities drop ahead of Economic Survey 2017-18
- January 31, 2017

Sensex fell almost 200 points while the broader Nifty closed below its important psychoogical level of 8,600 led by losses in IT shares such as Infosys, TCS, HCL Technologies, Tech Mahindra and Wipro which came under heavy selling pressure after a legislation was introduced in the US House of Representatives which calls for doubling the minimum salary of H-1B visa holders to $130,000. (more...)
Shell to Sell N Sea Assets for Up to $3.8bn
- January 31, 2017

The total price tag consists of an initial sum of $3.0 billion, plus a payment of up to $600 million between 2018-2021 subject to commodity prices, with potential further payments of up to $180 million for future discoveries. The FTSE 100 business said after the sale it will still be left with around 96,000 barrels per day of production in the North Sea. The North Sea basin is roughly half way through its productive life. (more...)
Amid Trump immigration row, France doubles visas for Iranians in 2017 Amid Trump immigration row, France doubles visas for Iranians in 2017
- January 31, 2017

US President Donald Trump on Friday halted the arrival of refugees and imposed a temporary travel ban on travelers from six predominantly Muslim countries, including Iran, to help protect US citizens from terrorist attacks. "We want this agreement to be respected", he said, emphasizing that it was a "common interest" to sustain the accord. The French foreign minister also noted, "We harbor real concerns about the U.S. (more...)
Trump at work, H-1B Bill hits IT companies below their belts
- January 31, 2017

Moneycontrol BureauAmid a global outcry over Donald Trump's executive order barring the entry of legal immigrants and refugees from seven Muslim-majority nations into the US, Indian techies and students are anxious about the possibility of the new US president imposing curbs on the visas that keep them in country. (more...)
BOJ stands firm on monetary easing policy
- January 31, 2017

The Bank of Japan (BOJ) on Tuesday chose to maintain its aggressive monetary easing measures, including its negative interest rate and purchasing of government bonds and assets. Despite the more optimistic outlook, the most recent estimates are still far below the 2.0-percent target set by the lender in April 2013 when it started an aggressive monetary easing campaign to overcome deflation and stimulate the economy. (more...)
Trump hit by first diplomatic crisis over Mexico border wall Trump hit by first diplomatic crisis over Mexico border wall
- January 31, 2017

But Mexico has repeatedly asserted that it will not, in any scenario, pay for Trump's border wall . But president Enrique Pena Nieto condemned Mr Trump's order and said Mexico would not contribute any money. The United States imports more than $290 billion worth of goods from Mexico . It was Trump's wall , however, that received the maximum attention as he tried to bully the country's much smaller neighbour into paying for it, with a mix of petulance and bravado. (more...)
Flashback: Chuck Schumer Considered Refugee Pause in 2015 Flashback: Chuck Schumer Considered Refugee Pause in 2015
- January 31, 2017

House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte released a statement immediately after the order was signed (but before the weekend uproar), applauding Trump for "taking a number of critical steps within his authority to strengthen national security and the integrity of our nation's immigration system". (more...)
As #DeleteUber Trends, Lyft Pledges $1 Million to ACLU
- January 31, 2017

On Saturday, the Uber website published " Standing up for what's right ", a statement from Kalanick about the travel ban. Social media users are deleting their Uber apps after the ride-hailing service was accused of "strike breaking" Saturday. (more...)
Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) Analyst Opinion
- January 31, 2017

The 4 analysts gave Hold ratings in recent rating and 2 stands at "Underweight" position. The company reported the earnings of $-0.11/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $-0.2/share. The consensus recommendation for Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) is 2.3. They now have a United States dollars 52 price target on the stock. Now shares have been suggested as BUY from 0 brokerage firms and recommended as Strong Buy by 8 brokerage firms.0 brokerage firms have ... (more...)
India Post To Launch Payments Bank Today, Offers 5.5% RoI India Post To Launch Payments Bank Today, Offers 5.5% RoI
- January 31, 2017

Payments banks seek to reach customers mainly through mobile phones as opposed to traditional bank branches. He said that financial Inclusion is critical for the socio-economic development of the country, but there are significant gaps in this area and a large proportion of country's population remain unbanked or underbanked. (more...)
Several airlines working with people caught in travel ban
- January 31, 2017

He says it's about protecting USA citizens and preventing what he calls terrorist attacks. So how can the USA president justify his order? Entry requirements for the United States were changed significantly and immediately ... Delta Air Lines said it "will make every effort to contact impacted customers with flexible rebooking options, including refunds". "A number of our passengers have been affected and we are continuing to assist them to identify issues before they fly to the U.S.A.", ... (more...)
Trading View on: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)
- January 31, 2017

F Group Vice President OJAKLI ZIAD S also sold 10,000 shares, at a stock price of $11.86. They set a "neutral" rating and a $13.00 price objective for the company. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was -0.01 Percent. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 1.9 percent. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 49.91 Billion. (more...)
Deutsche Bank settles NY money-laundering probe for $425 million
- January 31, 2017

The Department of Financial Services said Monday Deutsche also must hire an independent monitor as part of a consent order for violations of laws involving a "mirror trading" scheme. "By converting rubles into dollars through security trades that had no discernible economic objective, the scheme was a means for bad actors within a financial institution to achieve improper ends while evading compliance with applicable laws", according to the legal document detailing the settlement with DFS. (more...)
'Beauty And The Beast' Final Trailer Is Here, And It Is Spellbinding
- January 31, 2017

The cast is phenomenal, the animation looks top-notch (for the most part), and most importantly, the direction the film is going looks like it will do the animated film justice. Be sure to let us know in the comments down below. In Beauty and the Beast , Belle is portrayed by Emma Watson ( Harry Potter, The Perks of Being a Wallflower, The Bling Ring, Noah ). (more...)
US consumer spending up 0.5% in December US consumer spending up 0.5% in December
- January 31, 2017

Personal income in the US increased by slightly less than expected in the month of December, according to a report released by the Commerce Department on Monday. The measure of consumer inflation rose 1.6% from. Economists said Monday that if the trend continues, the Fed is likely to raise interest rates later this year. (more...)
Australians with dual citizenship exempt from Trump travel ban, Malcolm Turnbull says Australians with dual citizenship exempt from Trump travel ban, Malcolm Turnbull says
- January 31, 2017

The US travel ban will not apply to Australian passport holders, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said Tuesday after Britain also won an exemption for its citizens. The prime minister went on to praise ties with the United States and Trump. "We have very strong relations with the new administration". The Turnbull Government had just secured Trump support for the Obama-negotiated refugee resettlement deal for detainees on Manus Island and Nauru. (more...)
Volkswagen's Audi brand to recall 576921 vehicles in US Volkswagen's Audi brand to recall 576921 vehicles in US
- January 30, 2017

These are the 2.0 TFSI-powered Audi A4 , A5, A5 Cabriolet, Q5, and Allroad. Volkswagen and Audi vehicles are recalled as part of a series of recalls from automakers due to a company called Autoliv, the supplier of the airbags. The problem with these cars comes in the form of potentially defective airbags. Audi modified its production process in July to better protect the canister, according to the recall notice . (more...)

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