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Finance M&S suffers sales fall in 'mixed' Christmas trading
Author: 0 M&S suffers sales fall in 'mixed' Christmas trading

Looking ahead, the Group said it is confident in the outlook for the full year and is firmly on track to deliver the medium-term ambitions outlined in October 2016. Tesco reported a "strong" performance in its financial third quarter in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland, unveiling its highest rate of market share growth in the latter in five years.

Finance Giant Announces Recall of Ice Cream Bars
Author: 0 Giant Announces Recall of Ice Cream Bars

The recalled products have production dates between January 1, 2017 and December 31, 2017 and "best by" dates between January 1, 2018 and December 1, 2018. The company said the recall is out of precaution. Throw them away in a sealed or double bagged package, or take them back to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Finance Ford Faces Class-Action Lawsuit For F-Series Super Duty Diesel Emissions
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Ford announced the diesel engine option for the F-150, saying it will give the truck an estimated rating of 30 miles per gallon and a better towing capacity. Additionally, the new 3.0L V-6 uses the compacted graphite iron block and forged steel crank from the 2.7L EcoBoost for added strength and durability with peak torque at just 1,750 rpm.

Finance Tax season 2018: Here's what you need to know from the IRS
Author: 0 Tax season 2018: Here's what you need to know from the IRS

At the same time, Olson also said that the IRS can also make changes to help taxpayers within its current budget. Remember, by choosing an unscrupulous tax service you risk losing money and your personal information. "This new report by the IRS' own independent watchdog details the real-world implications of slashing funding at the IRS and the picture it paints is not pretty", said Tony Reardon, national president of the National Treasury Employees Union, in a statement.

Finance Oil companies dispute climate lawsuit claims
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New York City delivered a powerful blow to the fossil fuel industry by launching a climate change lawsuit against the biggest oil companies and promising to dump billions of dollars of fossil fuel stocks. Exxon said it's the victim of a vast "conspiracy" and "abuse of government power". "We unequivocally reject the allegations that Exxon Mobil has suppressed climate change research", he said.

Finance Cong calls it mal-effect of Demonetisation, GST
Author: 0 Cong calls it mal-effect of Demonetisation, GST

Prakash Pandey stumbled into the BJP headquarters in Dehradun on Saturday and claimed that he suffered "immense" losses due to note ban & GST. BJP minister Subodh Uniyal was hearing people's problems at a Janata Darbar when Pandey entered the office to complain about the policies of the Centre that affected his transport business.

Author: 0 Applied Materials Inc (NASDAQ:AMAT): Will The Growth Last?

The insider Nalamasu Omkaram sold $2.83M. Canwel Building Materials Group Ltd. had 5 analyst reports since October 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Korea-based Mirae Asset Glob Invs Com has invested 0.03% in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB). Bainco International Investors, which manages about $604.40M and $835.27 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Ishares Edge Msci Min Vol Usa Etf (USMV) by 9,616 shares to 129,532 shares, valued at $6.52 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

Finance Iran's top leader blames US, Israel for inciting recent unrests
Author: 0 Iran's top leader blames US, Israel for inciting recent unrests

Khoshroo also said the United States had abused its power as a permanent member of the Security Council by calling for a meeting to discuss the protests. He also threatened revenge for demonstrations that've hurt Iran's establishment. "It is unfortunate that despite the resistance on the part of some of its members, this council has allowed itself to be abused by the current US administration in holding a meeting on an issue that falls outside the scope of its mandate", he said .

Finance Ikea offers free cribs to pregnant mums who pee on its ad
Author: 0 Ikea offers free cribs to pregnant mums who pee on its ad

Doubling as a free pregnancy test , the new ad, which reads, "Peeing on this ad could change your life", uses technology similar to those found in pregnancy-test kits - and it is quite ingenious. The tech was created with Marcene Labs and Åkestam Holst is running the advertisement in Amelia magazine, "one of Sweden's most influential magazines for women", the brand told Adweek .

Finance Ghosn to set up fund for mobility ventures
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The formation of the alliance fund follows similar moves by competitors including General Motors's GM Ventures , BMW Group's i Ventures and Toyota Motor's Toyota AI Ventures. The venture fund will be led by François Dossa , who is working as Nissan Brazil CEO. The fund will have offices in numerous major tech hubs around the world, such as the Silicon Valley region, Paris, Tel Aviv, Tokyo/Yokohama, and Beijing, Dossa said.

Finance Norwegian cruise ship sails right into winter storm when returning from Bahamas
Author: 0 Norwegian cruise ship sails right into winter storm when returning from Bahamas

East Coast last week. Karoline Ross, who was with 20 other family members onboard the cruise to the Bahamas, told CBS New York water was pouring down the stairs in the cruise. Del Ross added: "Our room was full of two inches of water". Water poured from the ceiling, as the ship began leaking. Guests described the scene as chaotic and panic-stricken on social media .

Finance Crude oil shipments from Canada to U.S. to jump 60% in 2018
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Not even the persistent threat of USA shale producers exceeding 10 million barrels per day (bpd) this year could dampen Tuesday's market performance, although the EIA on Tuesday forecast that us output will be on the order of 10.8 million bpd, which puts it on par with Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation - and that American output will grow even more in 2019, to 11 million bpd.

Finance Government considers extension to bag charge in England
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Retailers with fewer than 250 employees are now exempted from the charge in England, which was introduced in 2015. A separate proposal to introduce plastic bottle deposit return schemes in supermarkets is not ready to be announced yet. Environment Secretary Michael Gove is set to unveil his plans for a "cash-for-return" plastic bottle scheme. There are also ideas to tackle waste from coffee shops.

Finance Discovery to set up headquarters in NY
Author: 0 Discovery to set up headquarters in NY

While the company has long maintained a presence in NY on Third Avenue, plans call for a move into a new building with much greater capacity sometime in the second half of 2019. "It's a real loss for Silver Spring and Montgomery County", Riemer said. As part of that analysis, Zaslav wrote the company determined the "most efficient locations" for its business "to thrive now, and into the future".

Finance Major blaze at recycling plant near Dublin Airport
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Eight fire units, including an aerial ladder and a foam unit attended the incident. Dublin Airport said the smoke was not having an impact on airport operations. Firefighters have advised residents living in the nearby areas to close their windows to avoid smoke blowing into their homes. Gardai have warned motorists to take care.

Finance Versatile Star Keen to Seal Liverpool Move - Would Cost Over €62million
Author: 0 Versatile Star Keen to Seal Liverpool Move - Would Cost Over €62million

Liverpool officially agreed a deal to sign Naby Keita from Leipzig for next season and the player will join the club on July, 1st. Since the €75million deal was struck between the two clubs in August, Keita has plateaued ever so slightly so, in his dual role as both an ex-Reds midfielder and Sky Sports' in-house Bundesliga shaman, Danny Murphy was afforded the opportunity to air his reservations.

Finance UIDAI introduces virtual ID, limited KYC for Aadhaar card holders
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Further, users can generate multiple Virtual IDs, in instances of loss of the existing one - much like passwords. The Aadhaar authority has introduced the concept of global authentication agencies, mostly government bodies, which will have access to e-Know Your Customer (e-KYC) information about people who avail their services.

Finance Piedmont Office Realty Trust (PDM) and S&P 500 Value Ishares (IVE)
Author: 0 Piedmont Office Realty Trust (PDM) and S&P 500 Value Ishares (IVE)

The real estate investment trust reported $1.50 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.47 by $0.03. 35 funds opened positions while 79 raised stakes. Its up 27.07% from 2.66M shares, reported previously. The correct version of this report can be read at https://stocknewstimes.com/2018/01/10/vornado-realty-trust-vno-shares-bought-by-parametric-portfolio-associates-llc.html.

Finance China Officials Are Said to View Treasuries Less Attractive
Author: 0 China Officials Are Said to View Treasuries Less Attractive

The market for US government bonds has become less attractive relative to other assets, including sovereign debt issued by other countries, according to the Chinese review. In Washington, a U.S. Treasury Department spokesman could not immediately be reached for comment. "The futures are indicating a nasty opening as climbing yields awaken investors to a possible meltdown in the government bond market", Peter Cardillo, chief market economist at First Standard Financial in NY, wrote in a ...

Finance Pari: Anushka Sharma Reveals 5 Interesting Things About The Film
Author: 0 Pari: Anushka Sharma Reveals 5 Interesting Things About The Film

The versatile actress has earlier showcased her prowess in various genres but her latest one will send you running for the hills. The makers are leaving no stone unturned in making fans get more curious about this extraordinary film. Now all set to watch Anushka Sharma in a never seen before avatar. Directed by first time filmmaker Prosit Roy, Pari will be released on 2 March.