Indian firms grappling to comply with upcoming EU data privacy law

Indian firms grappling to comply with upcoming EU data privacy law

As the European Union (EU) gets ready to implement the much-awaited General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to harmonise data privacy laws for its citizens from May 25, most of the Indian organisations are still grappling to comply with the stringent regulation. Containing 99 articles and 173 recitals, GDPR has key requirements that directly impact the […]

Harbour Makes Final, Sweetened $10.9 Billion Santos Offer

Harbour Makes Final, Sweetened $10.9 Billion Santos Offer

Harbour Energy Ltd. made a final sweetened bid of $10.9 billion for Santos Ltd., claiming support from the Australian oil and gas producer’s biggest shareholders. U.S.-based Harbour improved its bid 4.6 percent and indicated it could be raised further if Santos expanded its oil hedging program, the Australian company said in a statement Monday. At […]

Trade Wars and the Markets: 'It's Like a Back Pain That Never Goes Away'

Trade Wars and the Markets: 'It's Like a Back Pain That Never Goes Away'

Asian stocks rose Monday, lifted by what appeared to be an at least temporary thaw in trade tension between the U.S. and China. Equity indexes in China, Hong Kong, Japan and South Korea all rose. Investors in the U.S. also reacted positively. S&P 500 futures rose 0.6%.S&P 500 futures gained 0.6%. The benchmark 10-year Treasury […]

Sensex, Nifty Marginally Higher In Early Trade

Sensex, Nifty Marginally Higher In Early Trade

Sensex, Nifty Marginally Higher In Early Trade  Nasdaq Market LIVE: Sensex, Nifty trade flat, SBI, TCS, ICICI Bank top gainers  Livemint Sensex Falls Over 80 Points; Sun Pharma, Maruti Suzuki Down 2%  NDTV Full coverage Source link

Passenger Allegedly Urinates On Seat In Front Of Him On Flight

Passenger Allegedly Urinates On Seat In Front Of Him On Flight

(credit: Emma Kerbstdat) DENVER (CBS4) – Frontier Airlines says they are aware of a recent situation aboard a flight from Denver to South Carolina in which a passenger allegedly urinated on the passenger’s seat in front of him. According to Emma Kerbstdat, another passenger on the flight, the man urinated on the seat in front […]

Nikkei rises as US-China trade tensions put "on hold"

Nikkei rises as US-China trade tensions put "on hold"

TOKYO, May 21 (Reuters) – Japan’s Nikkei share average rose on Monday morning as exporters were boosted by a rise in the dollar rise against the yen. The dollar’s rise followed news of an easing in U.S.-China trade tensions, offsetting weakness in financial stocks after recent gains in U.S. yields levelled off. The Nikkei advanced […]

Kayakers take Kinder Morgan protest offshore in US

Kayakers take Kinder Morgan protest offshore in US

More than 200 kilometres south of where the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion is slated to end, environmental groups in the U.S. took to the water in Seattle on Sunday to add their voices to ongoing opposition to the project. While the roughly 1,200-kilometre pipeline won’t cross into the U.S., protesters are concerned about an increase […]

GRAINS-US soybeans jump 2 percent after US-China trade deal

GRAINS-US soybeans jump 2 percent after US-China trade deal

SYDNEY, May 21 (Reuters) – U.S. soybeans rose more than 2 percent on Monday after the United States and China agreed to drop tariff threats, easing fears about demand for North American oilseeds. The most active soybean futures on the Chicago Board Of Trade were up 2.2 percent at $10.20-3/4 a bushel by 0030 GMT, […]

Missing Peoria woman Alexis Scott remembered on 21st birthday

Missing Peoria woman Alexis Scott remembered on 21st birthday

Kelsey Watznauer @kwatznauer PEORIA — Nearly eight months after she went missing, Alexis Scott’s mother brought together friends and volunteers to celebrate her 21st birthday Sunday. “I believe she’s alive. I believe she will be found,” April Allen-Scott said. A search party canvassed Bradley Park before returning to the area where Scott was last seen. […]

Gas prices expect to increase this summer

Gas prices expect to increase this summer

Gas prices across the Tennessee Valley keep going up. With summer right around the corner, drivers can expect to pay more at the pump. Many understand it’s because of higher crude oil prices. Scroll for more content… Crude oil accounts for 72% of the price of gasoline. When oil prices go up, gas prices are […]