• US and China agree to first trade steps under 100-day plan
US and China agree to first trade steps under 100-day plan

Current Chinese regulations force cloud providers to pair with Chinese-owned entities and hand over proprietary technology and control of their data centers before they can enter the market, he said . But Sun Lin, a 33-year-old chef at a high-end Beijing hotel, said he viewed the trade deal as merely a diplomatic gesture. It is not clear how much ...

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  • NHS cyber attack: What is Wanna Decryptor and how does it work?
NHS cyber attack: What is Wanna Decryptor and how does it work?

NHS Digital believes the attack was carried out using malware varient Wanna Decryptor , but there is no evidence that patient data has been compromised. "Ambulances are being diverted to neighbouring hospitals", it said. "We commend NHS England on reacting so quickly, and for being open about this attack".

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  • April WPI inflation slips to 3.85 pc from 5.29 pc in March
April WPI inflation slips to 3.85 pc from 5.29 pc in March

The number of items has been increased from 676 to 697. "This is in consonance with worldwide practices and will make the new WPI conceptually closer to Producer Price Index", a commerce ministry statement said. As per the IIP data based showed on the revised base year of 2011-12, the growth in industrial output, however, cooled to 2.7 per cent in ...

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  • Apple announces $1B fund to create advanced manufacturing jobs in the US
Apple announces $1B fund to create advanced manufacturing jobs in the US

He also said Cupertino was "very committed" to the Apple Watch. Although it's obviously of some comfort that Apple's iPhone revenue grew, however modestly, rather than shrank, these results seem to reflect the relative lack of excitement for Apple's iPhone 7 generation of devices.

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  • Video shows altercation between 2 Southwest Airlines passengers
Video shows altercation between 2 Southwest Airlines passengers

Airport police responded to the attack and arrested Cable after the incident and then handed him over to the Burbank Police Department. The shameful display happened shortly after Southwest Airlines flight 2530 landed in Burbank, California before traveling on to Oakland, California on Sunday.

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  • Trump delays decision on Paris climate agreement, spokesman says
Trump delays decision on Paris climate agreement, spokesman says

Insisting that the US remain engaged and lead action when it comes to taking on climate change, the ad implores the Trump White House to "best exercise global leadership and advance USA interests by remaining a full partner in this vital global effort".

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  • United States laptop ban could expand to all flights arriving from European
United States laptop ban could expand to all flights arriving from European

This is not an indictment on Europe's security measures. Department of Homeland Security officials will speak with airline industry representatives on Thursday about the electronics ban on aircraft as the agency considers an expansion of a security measure, according to DHS and industry sources.

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  • Overblown claim on new China trade deal
Overblown claim on new China trade deal

The deal will also allow Chinese companies to buy liquified natural gas from the United States. The agreement covers 10 areas where trade negotiators from the USA and China have reached consensus, including agricultural trade and market access for financial services.

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  • Massive ransomware infection hits computers in 99 countries
Massive ransomware infection hits computers in 99 countries

Telecoms giant Telefonica said in a statement that it was aware of a "cybersecurity incident" but that clients and services had not been affected. The statement said antivirus systems are working to destroy it. In the United States, FedEx acknowledged it had been hit by malware and was "implementing remediation steps as quickly as possible".

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  • Energy chief says hole has been filled at nuclear waste site
Energy chief says hole has been filled at nuclear waste site

Hanford, located in southcentral Washington state, has about 9,000 employees and majority were told to stay home Wednesday. But GAO complained that the energy department's preliminary cost and schedule estimates for the construction are "not reliable" because they "do not meet industry best practices for reliable cost and schedule estimates".

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  • Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) Growth Estimates in Focus
Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) Growth Estimates in Focus

The Gamble Jones Investment Counsel holds 55,262 shares with $3.18M value, down from 60,977 last quarter. Ptc Inc now has $6.07 billion valuation. The stock declined 0.07% or $0.04 reaching $54.4 per share. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $8.99 and touched its 52-Week Low of $6.62. (NYSE:EDR). Schwab Charles Mngmt has 606,160 shares. Riverno...

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  • EU, US to review electronic device ban on flights
EU, US to review electronic device ban on flights

Delta, United and American Airlines , plus trade group Airlines for America, are reported to have held talks with USA security officials in Washington DC on Thursday (May 11). Some airline officials say they would need to hire more staff to impose additional curbs, and are anxious about how much advance notice they would have.

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  • Warren Buffett says coal won't make a comeback
Warren Buffett says coal won't make a comeback

The meeting also included discussions about Berkshire's succession plans. Buffett also argued that when Wells Fargo turned the other way when fraudulent accounts had been created, it only continued to contribute to the toxic culture, according to the Times.

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  • BT Group plc (BT) Given
BT Group plc (BT) Given "Neutral" Rating at Macquarie

Castleark Management Llc increased Abiomed Inc (ABMD) stake by 12.42% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Cincinnati Casualty Company acquired 5,350 shares as Lyondellbasell (LYB)'s stock rose 6.11%. On Thursday, June 30 the stock rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with "Buy". Among 3 analysts covering Stonegate Bank ( NASDAQ:SGBK ), 2 have Buy rating...

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  • Airport chaos, flights canceled: Spirit Airlines apologizes
Airport chaos, flights canceled: Spirit Airlines apologizes

Broward Sheriff's officials tell ABC News that deputies were called to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on Monday to deal with angry passengers. A federal judge ordered Tuesday all members of ALPA to "stop boycotting flights" as a result of the contract dispute, the Associated Press reported .

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  • North Korea accuses USA of assassination plot against Kim Jong Un
North Korea accuses USA of assassination plot against Kim Jong Un

The North's claim comes amid continued high tension on the Korean peninsula. North Korea regularly accuses South Korea of abducting or enticing its citizens to defect, although Seoul denies it. Allegedly, Kim had worked as a lumberjack in Russia's Khabarovsk region. The ministry said the "intelligence and plot-breeding organisations of the Unit...

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  • Chelsea Crowned English Premier League Champions!
Chelsea Crowned English Premier League Champions!

Pedro, Diego Costa and Eden Hazard were all willing recipients of Fabregas's passes in what was another outstanding showing from the midfielder. Chelsea's Michy Batshuayi celebrates after winning the Premier League title. The visitors were even more dominant in the early stages of the second half. The match ended with a bench-clearing melee f...

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  • Coach Inks $2.4B Cash Deal for Kate Spade & Co
Coach Inks $2.4B Cash Deal for Kate Spade & Co

Rumors had already surfaced that the deal was looming, with many analysts writing in recent notes about Coach's acquisition strategy and how it could help the retailer boost sales. Hedge fund Caerus Investors had urged the company in November to sell itself, citing the management's inability to achieve profit margins comparable to industry peer...

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  • EU Demands Urgent Talks with Washington Over Airline Laptop Ban
EU Demands Urgent Talks with Washington Over Airline Laptop Ban

The US Department of Homeland Security organized a telephone conference for Friday afternoon with "key European partners", including France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the UK. Some airline officials say they would need to hire more staff to impose additional curbs and are anxious about how much advance notice they would have.

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  • Forex New - Dollar rises after hawkish FOMC; rates unchanged as expected
Forex New - Dollar rises after hawkish FOMC; rates unchanged as expected

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was open to meeting North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in the right circumstances. The jobless rate has fallen to a level officials see as consistent with their maximum-employment mandate, and inflation is near the Fed's 2 per cent goal, even if price gains slowed in March.

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  • Texas bill could deny transgender wrestler title defense
Texas bill could deny transgender wrestler title defense

Wednesday's 20-10 vote sends the bill to the state House. THe Human Rights Campaign urges House leaders to block the bill's progress. "This bill is addressing individuals who. Hall has denied that the bill is connected to the case of Mack Beggs, a trans teen who was banned from competing in male competitions despite having transitioned to male.

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  • Elon Musk posts video of 'electric sled' for tunnel travel
Elon Musk posts video of 'electric sled' for tunnel travel

Late a year ago the Tesla and SpaceX CEO announced he was creating a new venture, The Boring Company, to start digging traffic-tackling tunnels under Los Angeles. Musk posted a video of a demo of its electric sled in action on Friday. "Full length of first tunnel will run from LAX to Culver City, Santa Monica, Westwood and Sherman Oaks".

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  • Passengers get into fistfight aboard Southwest flight
Passengers get into fistfight aboard Southwest flight

Cable is being held on $50,000 bail. Cable was charged with two counts of misdemeanor battery, to which he plead not guilty, in court on Tuesday. The other man is now being described as a victim and has suffered several injuries to his face including a chipped tooth and contusion to his left eye.

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  • China-made jet takes off in maiden flight
China-made jet takes off in maiden flight

The first trial model of the C919 took off from Shanghai Pudong International Airport shortly after 2 p.m. on Friday. The C919 aircraft is the first large civil jet aircraft developed by China. Speaking to Bloomberg , one aviation analyst questions how authentic the "made-in-China" claims were, due to the fact that certain key components were im...

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  • North Korea calls US-South Korea plot a 'declaration of war'
North Korea calls US-South Korea plot a 'declaration of war'

The security ministry has vowed to "ferret out" anyone involved in the alleged plot, which it called "state-sponsored terrorism". South Korea said Wednesday that North Korea should refrain from committing a "foolish" act by pushing ahead with another nuclear test as the South's new president has warned of the North's provocation.

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  • The Saga PLC's (SAGA)
The Saga PLC's (SAGA) "Neutral" Rating Reiterated at JPMorgan Chase & Co

Several other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on ASHM. Citigroup Inc reissued a sell rating on shares of Ashmore Group plc in a research note on Friday, January 6th. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This story was published by Markets Daily and is the sole property of of Markets Daily. If you are reading this piece of content on anot...

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  • Family kicked off flight after refusing to give up toddler's seat
Family kicked off flight after refusing to give up toddler's seat

However, their 18-year-old son had gone home on an earlier flight, Schear said, and they planned to use their seat for one of their younger children. Schear told KABC he told Delta he was planning to use the seat for his younger son when they boarded the return flight.

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  • Trade deal feeds China taste for beef, won't close deficit
Trade deal feeds China taste for beef, won't close deficit

Officially known as the US-China Economic Cooperation 100-day plan, the agreement may have averted a risky trade war between the two nations that would have caused huge damage to the meat industry. Following an outbreak of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy - or mad cow disease - in the early 2000s, China - which imported more than $60 million of be...

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  • New Hamas chief pledges support to hunger-striking prisoners
New Hamas chief pledges support to hunger-striking prisoners

The strikers have issued a list of demands including better medical services, family visits and more dignified detention conditions. On Sunday, Israel Prisons Service released footage that allegedly shows Barghouti eating in his cell. Palestinian resistance group Islamic Jihad reiterated its stance on a Palestinian state limited to the 1967 borde...

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  • China's Silk Road forum latest effort to boost Xi's stature
China's Silk Road forum latest effort to boost Xi's stature

Leaders of 29 countries plus senior delegates from other nations gather in Beijing for a two-day summit starting on Sunday to map out a project that is seen as broad on ambition but short on specifics. From the Mekong Delta to Balochistan, from Britain's Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant to the second phase of Sri Lanka's Hambantota port, the b...

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  • James Comey committed atrocities as Federal Bureau of Investigation chief: White House
James Comey committed atrocities as Federal Bureau of Investigation chief: White House

President Donald Trump , already frustrated by the cloud of investigations shadowing his administration, was infuriated by his FBI director's congressional testimony last week. The Post reported Wednesday that it was actually Trump who spearheaded Comey's firing. Comey may have unwittingly put a nail in his coffin as Federal Bureau of Inve...

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  • U.S. rig count up eight this week, Utah the same
U.S. rig count up eight this week, Utah the same

Oil rigs are up 394 in the past year, while natural gas rigs have risen by 85 and miscellaneous rigs are level. Cana Woodford added 2 rigs, and Granite Wash, Utica, and Williston basins each added one rig. There were 21 United States offshore rigs operational this week, up two from last week and down one from a year ago. Though one particular reg...

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  • Trump invites new South Korean leader to US
Trump invites new South Korean leader to US

Beijing says the system threatens China's own security because its radar system is able to peer deep into the country's northeast and monitor its flights and missile launches. He then left his private residence in an emotional send-off from hundreds of people and visited a national cemetery in Seoul . At his first news conference at the presiden...

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  • Boeing resumes 737 MAX test flights after brief grounding
Boeing resumes 737 MAX test flights after brief grounding

Boeing said it still plans to meet its deadline of delivering the first 737 MAX in May and "we think that's going to happen", Jewell said. Problems aside, the engines will provide Primera higher efficiency, reliability and passenger comfort as well as large cost savings compared to the conventional engines on other Boeing models.

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  • Tesla's solar roof tiles affordable, under warranty forever
Tesla's solar roof tiles affordable, under warranty forever

Tesla on Thursday started taking orders for its newest energy product, glass roof tiles incorporating solar panels. Tesla says its quartz glass solar tiles are stronger than regular roof materials, which could come in handy if it starts raining dumbbells.

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