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Finance Iceland Has Outlawed Paying Women Less Than Men
Author: 0 Iceland Has Outlawed Paying Women Less Than Men

Following years of passing legislation promoting equal pay, employers that fail to ensure pay parity will now be subject to fines, thanks to a law passed last spring that went into effect Monday. The newly initiated legislation brings Iceland just one step closer to reaching its ambitious goal of total pay equity by 2020. Iceland has improved its gender pay gap by 10 percent since 2006, when the Global Gender Gap Report , a global study meant to draw attention to this issue, was ...

Finance Arun Jaitley announces contours of electoral bonds for political funding
Author: 0 Arun Jaitley announces contours of electoral bonds for political funding

Electoral bonds would be issued/purchased for any value, in multiples of Rs 1,000, Rs 10,000, Rs 1,00,000, Rs 10,00,000 and Rs 1,00,00,000 from the Specified branches of the State Bank of India (SBI). "The bond shall be encashed by an eligible political party only through a designated bank account with the authorised bank". Also, The donations through electoral bonds could only go to registered political parties.

Finance €39m Euromillions victor has made contact with National Lottery
Author: 0 €39m Euromillions victor has made contact with National Lottery

It correctly matched all six balls, 10-19-26-32-39-48, on Monday's drawing, according to a press release. The victor has one year to claim their prize. In addition to paying more than $82.8 million in prizes to winners in York County during the 2016-17 fiscal year, the Lottery provided more than $27.8 million to benefit older residents.

Author: 0 EPS for United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Expected At $1.67

Smith Chas P & Associates Pa Cpas who had been investing in United Parcel Service Cl B for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $102.68 billion market cap company. (NYSE:UPS) on Friday, October 27 with "Hold" rating. Therefore 40% are positive. The stock of United Parcel Service, Inc. Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALRM), stock is trading $49.49 above the 52-week high and has displayed a high EPS growth of 22.40% in last 5 years.

Author: 0 Microsoft (MSFT) PT Set at $100.00 by Royal Bank of Canada

Appropriate Balance Financial Services Inc. now owns 643 shares of the software giant's stock worth $9,331,000 after purchasing an additional 29 shares during the last quarter. 1832 Asset Lp accumulated 9.41M shares. It improved, as 69 investors sold DAL shares while 247 reduced holdings. Gould Asset Lc Ca owns 13,528 shares or 0.45% of their USA portfolio.

Author: 0 Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (VRX) Cut to "Underweight" at JPMorgan Chase & Co

It has outperformed by 38.10% the S&P500. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl ( VRX ) Cut to "Underweight" at JPMorgan Chase & Co." was first reported by StockNewsTimes and is owned by of StockNewsTimes. Manning And Napier Advsrs Limited Co invested in 141,187 shares. At Bancshares holds 6,572 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl had 148 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Finance Janus Henderson Group PLC Raises Position in Ford Motor (F)
Author: 0 Janus Henderson Group PLC Raises Position in Ford Motor (F)

Boeing Co now has $175.64 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.23% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $22.1. More notable recent Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) news were published by: Usatoday.com which released: "Ford CEO Jim Hackett apologizes for Chicago plant's sexual harassment" on December 22, 2017, also Usnews.com with their article: "Ford and Alibaba Are Finalizing a Big Deal" published on December 06, 2017, Fool.com published: "Why 2017 Was a Year to Remember for ...

Author: 0 Oil trades near strongest levels since mid-2015 on Iranian unrest

Global benchmark Brent crude futures ended the year with a 17 percent rise, supported by ongoing supply cuts by top producers OPEC and Russian Federation as well as strong demand from China. Oil in NY climbed 12% a year ago as the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies trimmed supply to reduce a global glut. The cuts started in January 2017 and are scheduled to cover all of 2018.

Author: 0 Barrick Gold (NYSE:ABX) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Shows

Mcdonalds Corp Com now has $137.21B valuation. The stock had a trading volume of 5,620,513 shares, compared to its average volume of 12,083,013. Below is a list of Barrick Gold Corporation (TSE:ABX) latest ratings and price target changes. Therefore 80% are positive. McDonald's Corporation had 115 analyst reports since September 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. FBR Capital maintained AT&T Inc.

Author: 0 BP to take $1.5bn hit on USA tax reforms

The oil major, however, expects that the changes, which include a cut to the corporate tax rate, will positively impact its future earnings on the other side of the Atlantic. BP PLC is joining a host of companies whose earnings will be dented by the US tax overhaul, saying Tuesday it would suffer a roughly $1.5 billion accounting charge in the fourth quarter because of the legislation.

Author: 0 Walt Disney Co (DIS) Holdings Boosted by Lee Danner & Bass Inc

Shares of Walt Disney Co ( NYSE DIS ) traded down $0.26 on Monday, hitting $107.51. About 4.54M shares traded. Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. State Of Wisconsin Investment Board holds 1.90 million shares or 0.55% of its portfolio.

Finance Maruti Suzuki, Honda Cars, Hyundai Motor Report Sales Growth In December
Author: 0 Maruti Suzuki, Honda Cars, Hyundai Motor Report Sales Growth In December

According to the company, its total sales including exports during the month under review rose to 130,066 units from 117,908 units sold during the corresponding month of 2016. Exports in December were down 6.2 per cent to 10,780 units as compared with 11,494 units in the same month past year, MSI said. Sales of vans-Omni and Eeco-increased by 23.8% to 11,420 units last month as against 9,224 units in the year-ago period.

Finance IFixit drops its iPhone battery replacement to $29, matching Apple's apology price
Author: 0 IFixit drops its iPhone battery replacement to $29, matching Apple's apology price

Apple is offering a discount on battery replacements to anyone with an iPhone 6 or later, the company said in a statement . The current price as per unnamed service providers is Rs 6,500 all-inclusive. The suit alleges Apple violated consumer fraud laws. The printer case is now under investigation. However, many iPhone users accused Apple of slowing down the phone because the company wanted them to buy the new iPhone like the iPhone 8 or iPhone X.

Finance Serena Williams puts in promising display in first match since giving birth
Author: 0 Serena Williams puts in promising display in first match since giving birth

Williams struggled with her serve and Ostapenko won 6-2, 3-6 and then 10-5 in a super tiebreaker, but the American still impressed to take a set off the No.7-ranked Ostapenko after almost a year away from tennis. But as the match moved on, I was less afraid. In the second set she was, however, far more recognisable as the 23-times Grand Slam victor who has reigned the women's game for so long.

Finance Airline safety: 2017 was safest year in aviation history
Author: 0 Airline safety: 2017 was safest year in aviation history

This was despite more flights being made than ever before. A year ago five accidents involved cargo flights, five were passenger flights. In 2016 ASN recorded 16 accidents and 303 deaths. In 2016, 412 people were killed in the United States in aviation accidents - almost all in general aviation accidents and none on commercial passenger airlines.

Finance Computer outage at customs causes major travel headache at JFK Airport
Author: 0 Computer outage at customs causes major travel headache at JFK Airport

Agency spokeswoman Jennifer Gabris says the disruption in processing did not affect the standards for security screening and is not believed to be malicious in nature. It gave no explanation for the disruption and said travelers were processed using alternative procedures. - CBP (@CustomsBorder) January 2, 2018Due to U.S.

Finance China's manufacturing sector is picking up steam
Author: 0 China's manufacturing sector is picking up steam

A reading above 50 indicates expansion, while a reading below that signals contraction. "Furthermore, total new orders expanded at the steepest pace since August, with export sales also rising at a faster pace at the end of the year". Caixin's index focuses on economic activity at small and medium sized enterprises, and its continued strength may reflect the resilient global demand for many of these exporting firms.

Finance There's A Flight That Took Off In 2018 And Landed In 2017
Author: 0 There's A Flight That Took Off In 2018 And Landed In 2017

A Hawaiian Airlines flight HAL446, which was flying from Auckland (New Zealand) to Honolulu, has been delayed for 10 minutes and something mindblowing happened. This oddity nearly didn't happen-the flight was scheduled to leave at 11:55 pm on Sunday, and took off ten minutes late. Because of this, it will arrive at 10.16am local time - on December 31, 2017.

Finance Georgia answers quickly, ties Rose at 7
Author: 0 Georgia answers quickly, ties Rose at 7

A touchdown would have sent the Sooners to Atlanta, but on a third-and-2 from the 17 Georgia All-America linebacker Roquan Smith nailed Jordan Smallwood a yard short of the first down. At the half, one of the things head coach Kirby Smart said during his halftime radio interview was that the Bulldogs needed to "relax and get after the quarterback".