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Markets Modi inaugurates Uttar Pradesh Investors Summit, top business leaders pledge investments
Author: 0 Modi inaugurates Uttar Pradesh Investors Summit, top business leaders pledge investments

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has, in a tweet, praised Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's leadership, saying that "the state's progress journey has got a strong impetus". "Tourism is a multiplier for growth". One of them will be constructed in Uttar Pradesh. The Prime Minister said, Rs Rs We have former Mauritius President, PM Sir Aniroodh Jugnauth and investors from across the globe at the summit.

Markets Amazon boss Jeff Bezos is building a €30million clock inside a mountain
Author: 0 Amazon boss Jeff Bezos is building a €30million clock inside a mountain

But his most quixotic project may be the "10,000 year clock", in which he is funding the construction of a clock in the West Texas desert that's created to keep time for millennia. If you're the world's richest man, there must be a temptation to splash out on the odd little treat - like a 500ft clock inside a mountain which goes cuckoo every 1,000 years.

Markets Lloyds profits climb 24% to record £5.3bn
Author: 0 Lloyds profits climb 24% to record £5.3bn

Hargreaves Lansdown senior analyst Laith Khalaf says: "The Government's auto-enrolment programme is now largely in the rear view mirror, which means Lloyds will have to pinch these new [pensions] customers off someone else, so it will have to sharpen up its toolkit".

Markets AT&T to operate 5G testing lab in Austin
Author: 0 AT&T to operate 5G testing lab in Austin

I guess we will be able to live stream 4K 360 degree content from our smartphones! With higher speeds and lower latency rates, our mobile 5G network will eventually unlock a number of new, exciting experiences for our customers. Additional spectrum bands will be utilized for 5G later on. Telecommunications experts estimate that 5G speeds will be about 10 times faster than 4G, which is presently the mobile standard.

Markets Unemployment rises for first time in United Kingdom since 2016
Author: 0 Unemployment rises for first time in United Kingdom since 2016

The jobless rate in the United Kingdom inched up from its lowest level of 4.3% in more than four decades in December to 4.4%, against analyst consensus of the unchanged unemployment rate. Average earnings including and excluding bonuses grew 2.5% each on a yearly basis in three months ended December. Job vacancies were up by 24,000 to a record 823,000.

Markets Want a Ride? Uber's New Service Says Take a Walk
Author: 0 Want a Ride? Uber's New Service Says Take a Walk

The Express POOL launch brings a change to the current Uber POOL model that's created to make for more direct routing, with easier pickups for drivers and fewer annoying deviations from the route for riders thanks to two key actions Uber is asking riders to help out with: Walking and waiting.

Markets First Airbus A350-1000 enters service with Qatar Airways
Author: 0 First Airbus A350-1000 enters service with Qatar Airways

When compared with the previous A350-900, the new A350-1000 features 44 extra seats, with a two-class cabin of 46 award-winning Qsuite business class seats in a 1-2-1 configuration, featuring 80-inch fully-flat beds and 22 inch HD in-flight entertainment screens.

Markets Alabama police officer killed in shooting, suspect also dead
Author: 0 Alabama police officer killed in shooting, suspect also dead

As he was establishing a police cordon, he was struck by a bullet fired by Hollie, who had barricaded himself inside the property. It was not immediately determined whether gunfire from police caused Hollie's death or whether it was a self-inflicted wound that ended his life.

Markets Walmart shares plummet 10% as online sales disappoint
Author: 0 Walmart shares plummet 10% as online sales disappoint

Cowen & Co upgraded Walmart Inc . The stock of Walmart Inc . (NYSE: WMT ) or 25,350 shares. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, May 16 by Deutsche Bank. Towle & Co sold 1.92M shares as Destination Maternity Corporat (DEST)'s stock declined 31.47%. WALTON JIM C had sold 2.12 million shares worth $166.15M on Wednesday, August 30.

Author: 0 Walmart holiday quarter profit falls, comparable sales beat estimates

NE trimmed its position in shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ) by 7.0% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. (NYSE:V). Hodges Management reported 0.13% of its portfolio in Visa Inc. Since August 21, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 7 selling transactions for $12.30 million activity.

Markets HSBC profit disappoints as CEO Gulliver bows out
Author: 0 HSBC profit disappoints as CEO Gulliver bows out

HSBC is simpler, stronger, and more secure than it was in 2011. Like many other global financial firms, HSBC took a hit from President Donald Trump's changes to the US tax rate, in its case a $1.29 billion loss. Meanwhile, shares of Hang Seng Bank, which is majority controlled by HSBC and also reported earnings on Tuesday, slid 1.6% to HK$189.20 despite beating market expectations.

Author: 0 Education Realty Trust Inc. (NASDAQ:EDR) To Report Earnings

It has outperformed by 1.70% the S&P500. Physicians Realty Trust, a self-managed healthcare real estate company, focuses on the acquisition, development, ownership, and management of healthcare properties that are leased to physicians, hospitals, and healthcare delivery systems.

Markets Trader Takes a Risk With Bitcoin, Becomes Cryptocurrency Billionaire
Author: 0 Trader Takes a Risk With Bitcoin, Becomes Cryptocurrency Billionaire

The surge had a positive impact on the overall cryptocurrency market, which recorded a valuation of $502 billion on Monday. The South Korean won was also the second-most widely-used currency for trading some alternative cryptocurrencies , including ether and Bitcoin Cash , which is a bitcoin rival.

Markets CBI investigating Rotomac promoter for ₹3700-crore loan default
Author: 0 CBI investigating Rotomac promoter for ₹3700-crore loan default

This includes the interest component. Banks involved in this case had already begun their own crackdown on Kothari's businesses by declaring them non-performing assets over six months ago. Kothari's lawyer has refuted the "scam" charge and claimed that "it is only a case of loan default". Rotomac promoter Vikram Kothari is claimed to have acquired credit from various banks for making payments to firms overseas for export but no order was executed and entire operation was carried out ...

Markets Which country will win the most medals at the Winter Olympics?
Author: 0 Which country will win the most medals at the Winter Olympics?

Their excellence in cross-country skiing is what sets them apart. The highlight came when they swept the podium at the 30 km skiathlon. Canada won its second luge medal ever late on Day 6, in the team relay event. 31-year-old White is a major outlier in the snowboarding events, as this is quickly becoming a sport for very young people. The winds played havoc with the event, sending numerous competitors flaying to their backsides, including O'Brien in her first attempt.

Markets Hundreds take the plunge for Special Olympics
Author: 0 Hundreds take the plunge for Special Olympics

There will also be an after-plunge party for those who took the plunge and those who donated to the cause without jumping. They were there for the Peel and Holland Polar Plunge, so majority had already planned on getting soaked. She was introduced to the cause by family friend Linda Hagemann of Batavia , who works at the Kane County State's Attorney's Office as a police liaison and helps organize Kane County police personnel participating in the Law Enforcement Torch Run, a major ...

Markets Uber to Renew Push to Expand in Japan With Taxi Partnerships
Author: 0 Uber to Renew Push to Expand in Japan With Taxi Partnerships

Daiichi Koutsu Sangyo said Monday it plans to link up with Uber to provide its app users rides in major Japanese cities with global airports, including Tokyo , Osaka and Fukuoka, as well as Okinawa. Pictured here is a taxi driving through an underground tunnel in Tokyo , Japan. Uber is also said to be in talks for a venture with Daiichi Koutsu.

Markets Amazon Prime members can now get 5% back at Whole Foods
Author: 0 Amazon Prime members can now get 5% back at Whole Foods

You don't have to be a Prime member to be approved for Amazon's Rewards Visa , but it pays if you are. Starting on Tuesday, Whole Foods shoppers who pay with the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa card will earn 5 percent back at the grocery chain's US stores.

Markets Kraft Heinz profit, sales miss Wall Street estimates
Author: 0 Kraft Heinz profit, sales miss Wall Street estimates

When it comes to Relative Strength Index (RSI), it is a matchless technical indicator that has been designed by a famous technical expert known as J. Welles Wilder. The high and low revenue estimates for the current quarter are $6.72 Billion and $6.5 Billion, respectively. The 8 months bearish chart indicates high risk for the $84.32 billion company.

Markets NBC says 25.7 million followed Olympic coverage Sunday
Author: 0 NBC says 25.7 million followed Olympic coverage Sunday

NBC). CBS was tops among those without the Olympics , scoring a 0.8/3. But the milestone also reflects the deeper bench of successful regular series that is bolstering NBC. There is no doubt that broadcast TV ratings overall are declining at a steady clip as viewers embrace streaming and VOD platforms and the greater diversity of programming across linear and digital platforms.

Markets EXTRA TIME: Gervinho celebrates 2018 Chinese New Year
Author: 0 EXTRA TIME: Gervinho celebrates 2018 Chinese New Year

Due to the fact that the Chinese New Year is being celebrated according to the lunar calendar, it doesn't have a fixed date, so this year it fell on the new moon on February 16. And in Sichuan, China, a large crowd took part in a traditional dragon dance, where a group of dancers emulate the mythical beast's movements. "I am honored today to join my city colleagues in celebrating the Lunar New Year", said Councilman David Ryu.

Markets Charles River Labs buying MI firm for $800 million
Author: 0 Charles River Labs buying MI firm for $800 million

Los Angeles Mngmt & Equity, California-based fund reported 13,342 shares. Guggenheim Cap Limited Liability Com has 0.01% invested in Charles River Laboratories International, Inc . Therefore 50% are positive. Inc has a 12-month low of $86.25 and a 12-month high of $119.05. The firm's revenue was up 2.5% compared to the same quarter last year.

Markets Uber UK unveils swathe of new safety measures to avoid London ban
Author: 0 Uber UK unveils swathe of new safety measures to avoid London ban

The regulator said it's now considering a number of proposals, including the introduction of an advanced driving test, fleet insurance and signage that would indicate vehicles are private hire cars. In that context, the changes to its business come in part as a response to criticism from Transport for London (TfL), as well as the police, passengers, and drivers.

Markets Stubborn US inflation keeps jittery markets on edge
Author: 0 Stubborn US inflation keeps jittery markets on edge

The company saw its shares dip earlier in the week on news that Novartis AG's Sandoz had launched its 40 mg dose of Glatopa, its generic for Teva's multiple sclerosis medication Copaxone. The VIX slipping below 20 is "a very good sign", said Bucky Hellwig, senior vice president at BB&T Wealth Management. MSCI's index of stock markets across the globe .MIWD00000PUS rose 0.26 percent to gain 4.3 percent for the week, the best weekly performance since December 2011.

Markets PNB Employees Suspened in Rs 11,4000 Crore Nirav Modi Fraud Case
Author: 0 PNB Employees Suspened in Rs 11,4000 Crore Nirav Modi Fraud Case

Assets worth Rs 1,300 crore have been seized. His brother, Nishal, a Belgian citizen who is married to the daughter of Mukesh Ambani's sister, left India on January 1. It all started around mid-January, when three firms - M/s Diamonds R USA, M/s Solar Exports, M/s Stellar Diamonds - approached the bank for "buyers credit" to make payments to overseas suppliers.