China says opening up of financial sector will need reciprocity

China says opening up of financial sector will need reciprocity

China’s push to open up its financial sector to foreign banks and financial institutions will be based on the principle of reciprocity and will not reward protectionism by other countries, an official said on Saturday. China wants to accelerate the process of opening up, but countries afraid of exposing their own financial sectors to competition […]

Unemployment rate dropped in April

Unemployment rate dropped in April

May 19, 2018 at 12:00a.m. Unemployment rate dropped in April COLUMBUS Ohio’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 4.3 percent in April, down from 4.4 percent in March, according to the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. Ohio’s nonagricultural wage and salary employment decreased 1,000 over the month, from a revised 5,577,700 in March to […]

Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse

Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse

In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cellphone in the United States. The lapse at LocationSmart, a company that gathers real-time data […]

Sue Lani Madsen: Regressive progressives in Seattle

Sue Lani Madsen: Regressive progressives in Seattle

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ISS sides against two Tesla directors, backs split of Musk's roles

ISS sides against two Tesla directors, backs split of Musk's roles

BOSTON (Reuters) – Proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) recommended on Friday that investors vote against Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) directors Antonio Gracias and James Murdoch, increasing pressure on the car maker over their roles on its board. FILE PHOTO: A Tesla charging station is seen in Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S. on September 28, 2017. […]

Brent Crude Steams Higher: Oil Sees 6th Weekly Gain, Tops $80

Brent Crude Steams Higher: Oil Sees 6th Weekly Gain, Tops $80

Brent Crude Steams Higher: Oil Sees 6th Weekly Gain, Tops $80  Nasdaq India is freaking out about rising oil prices  CNNMoney Oil Is Above $70, but Frackers Still Struggle to Make Money  Wall Street Journal Oil At Highest Level Since 2014  OilPrice.com DNA Edit: Rising crude prices will push govt to walk a tightrope  Daily News & Analysis Full coverage […]

Video shows confrontation on Frontier flight at Orlando International Airport

Video shows confrontation on Frontier flight at Orlando International Airport

“); } if ($(imageDivId).length == 0) { $(“#wrapper”).after(contentText); } })(jQuery); 0 Video shows confrontation on Frontier flight at Orlando International Airport ORLANDO, Fla. – Video shows a confrontation that erupted after a deaf pregnant woman said a man punched her and her service dog as theird Frontier flight was taxiing to a gate at Orlando […]

Seattle businesses strike back against head tax, launch referendum

Seattle businesses strike back against head tax, launch referendum

The effort by employers to undo the city’s newly passed business tax opens a new phase in the contentious battle over Seattle’s response to the homelessness crisis. Deadline for 17,632 signatures is June 15. A coalition of businesses formally began a campaign Friday to overturn Seattle’s just-passed head tax through a citizen referendum, opening a […]

Panda Beer anyone? Craft beers flow in middle-class China

Panda Beer anyone? Craft beers flow in middle-class China

In this Thursday, May 17, 2018, photo, a woman drinks beer at the 2018 Craft Beer of China Exhibition in Shanghai. Hundreds of craft beer enthusiasts, investors and brewers are attending an exhibition in Shanghai dedicated to expanding the palette of Chinese consumers and promoting sales of high-end brews. (Fu Ting/Associated Press) by Sam McNeil […]