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Chris Christie enjoyed a closed beach, then got flamed. But he definitely did not get a tan

Chris Christie enjoyed a closed beach, then got flamed. But he definitely did not get a tan

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) would like you to know that he definitely did not get a tan this weekend.

Yes, Christie told reporters at a Sunday news conference in Trenton, his family was staying in the state-owned beach …

by July 3, 2017 0 comments Finance
One company is bearing the brunt of China’s anger over U.S. missile system

One company is bearing the brunt of China’s anger over U.S. missile system

The U.S. and the South Korea plan to deploy the THAAD system by the end of 2017. China says it threatens its national security.

One of South Korea’s biggest conglomerates has found itself caught in the middle of escalating tensions

by July 2, 2017 0 comments Finance
Fox News still hounded by sexual harassment allegations

Fox News still hounded by sexual harassment allegations

Megyn Kelly: Roger Ailes ‘demanded loyalty’

More than seven months after the ouster of Roger Ailes, Fox News is still scrambling to deal with sexual harassment allegations against executives and on-air talent.

The pervasiveness of the complaints, which have targeted …

by July 1, 2017 0 comments Finance
India is finally getting its ‘big bang’ tax reform

India is finally getting its ‘big bang’ tax reform

Apple looks to manufacture in India

India’s $2 trillion economy is getting its biggest tax reform since the country became independent in 1947.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is about to launch a new system of taxes, an overhaul 10 years …

by June 30, 2017 0 comments Finance
Convenience store network Nisa reports increased profits as takeover talks with Sainsbury’s continue

Convenience store network Nisa reports increased profits as takeover talks with Sainsbury’s continue

Convenience store network Nisa has reported increased profits amid takeover talks with Sainsbury’s.

The member-owned company said profits were up to £2.8million in the year to April after it made a £5.4million loss last year.

This was due cost savings …

by June 30, 2017 0 comments Finance
U.K. withholds approval for Rupert Murdoch’s $15 billion Sky deal

U.K. withholds approval for Rupert Murdoch’s $15 billion Sky deal

Who is Rupert Murdoch?

Rupert Murdoch’s attempt to build out his media empire in Europe by buying pay-TV group Sky suffered a major setback on Thursday.

U.K. culture secretary Karen Bradley said the transaction could give the Murdoch family too …

by June 29, 2017 0 comments Finance
Qataris pocketed £1bn from Barclays bail out… yet shareholders are still nursing huge losses

Qataris pocketed £1bn from Barclays bail out… yet shareholders are still nursing huge losses

A controversial rescue plan which has left Barclays facing a fraud trial may have netted £1 billion for Qatari investors, new findings reveal.

The Arab nation ploughed £3.7 billion into the bank which was teetering on the brink of collapse …

by June 29, 2017 0 comments Finance
Theresa May vows to ‘negotiate hard’ as she announces when she will trigger formal countdown to Brexit

Theresa May vows to ‘negotiate hard’ as she announces when she will trigger formal countdown to Brexit

Theresa May has posed for Vogue USA

Theresa May will trigger Article 50 next Wednesday and begin the formal countdown to Brexit , Downing Street has announced.

It means Britain will be on track to leave the EU exactly two …

by June 25, 2017 0 comments Finance
Queen’s speech debate: Corbyn castigates ‘out of ideas’ government

Queen’s speech debate: Corbyn castigates ‘out of ideas’ government

Jeremy Corbyn criticises Theresa May’s ‘threadbare’ legislative programme – video

Theresa May’s muted reception in the House of Commons after the Queen’s speech drew sharp contrast with roars of approval from opposition benches for Jeremy Corbyn, though Tory MPs tore …

by June 21, 2017 0 comments Finance
Russia threatens to treat U.S. coalition aircraft as targets over Syria

Russia threatens to treat U.S. coalition aircraft as targets over Syria

A U.S. Navy F/A-18 shot down a Syrian government fighter jet shortly after the Syrians bombed U.S.-backed fighters in northern Syria on June 18, 2017. (Jake Cannady/U.S. Department of Defense via European Pressphoto Agency )

MOSCOW — Russia on Monday …

by June 20, 2017 0 comments Finance