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Finance Coke Classic kicks off OOH push as sugar tax takes effect
Author: 0 Coke Classic kicks off OOH push as sugar tax takes effect

Ministers and campaigners believe it has already proved to be a success with many firms reducing sugar content ahead of the change. The tax is estimated to raise around £520million which will go to the Department for Education to fund sports in primary schools.

Finance IndiGo not to bid for Air India
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Air India Air Transport Services Ltd and Air India Engineering Services Ltd will be sold separately. It had written to the civil aviation ministry expressing its interest. The low-priced carrier had been one of the first parties to formally express interest in buying out Air India , albeit with plans to use its worldwide routes and slots to launch into the long-haul market.

Finance Trump visits West Virginia, where support for him is strong
Author: 0 Trump visits West Virginia, where support for him is strong

John Manchin telling a West Virginia business roundtable the vulnerable Democrat has "voted against tax cuts" and other policies. "That's going to help you in so many different ways". The Republican measure cut taxes on corporations and the wealthy, and gave more modest savings for many middle-class and lower-income Americans. It's his third trip to the state as president.

Finance Analysts Set BHP Billiton Ltd. (BLT) Price Target at $1463.47
Author: 0 Analysts Set BHP Billiton Ltd. (BLT) Price Target at $1463.47

BHP Billiton ( NYSE BHP ) traded up $0.54 during midday trading on Monday, reaching $44.03. About 2,363 shares traded. The stock outperformed the S&P500 by 16.56%. Sei Invests accumulated 15,174 shares. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, March 8th. The insider Kelliher Joseph T sold $300,000. About 727,415 shares traded.

Finance Sears, Delta Air Lines say customer payment information breached in cyberattack
Author: 0 Sears, Delta Air Lines say customer payment information breached in cyberattack

The stock increased 1.37% or $1.48 during the last trading session, reaching $109.33. Smith Joanne D sold $1.82 million worth of Delta Air Lines, Inc . The company was maintained on Wednesday, July 6 by Credit Suisse. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, April 12. On Friday, April 1 the stock rating was downgraded by Deutsche Bank to "Hold".

Finance Sinclair threatens employees not to talk about eerie fake news video
Author: 0 Sinclair threatens employees not to talk about eerie fake news video

Sinclair Broadcast Group now owns more than 190 TV stations in the United States, and is trying to own even more through proposing to purchase Tribune Media . The minute-long clip reveals dozens of anchors from Sinclair-owned stations uttering the exact same speech warning viewers against "biased" and fake news.

Finance Twitter Suspended Over 1.2Mln Accounts for Terrorist Content Since 8
Author: 0 Twitter Suspended Over 1.2Mln Accounts for Terrorist Content Since 8

The social media giant revealed that it has already deleted more than a million accounts that were found to have had terrorist related content. According to the statement, Twitter suspended 1,210,357 accounts between August 2015 and December 2017 for "violations related to the promotion of terrorism".

Finance Diesel auto demand continues to decline
Author: 0 Diesel auto demand continues to decline

March 2017 was a record month for auto sales in the United Kingdom as buyers rushed not only for the new plate but also to beat a change in VED. Including private registrations, the market fell by nearly 16%, with 474,069 cars registered compared to 562,337 units a year ago.

Finance Man arrested for making fake bomb threat on board Scoot flight
Author: 0 Man arrested for making fake bomb threat on board Scoot flight

Flight TR634 was escorted safely back to Changi Airport by Singapore's air force. After searching the plane and the belongings of the man, and his two travelling companions, the police found no threat. Thursday. According to the Scoot airline statement, the aircraft landed safely at 3.23pm. It added that the flight has been rescheduled to resume its journey to Hat Yai at 6.30pm.

Finance Gold prices fall as US-China trade tensions ease
Author: 0 Gold prices fall as US-China trade tensions ease

Gold prices are now falling. After falling in the past three trading sessions, spot gold edged up 0.4 percent to $1,329.24 per ounce at 0343 GMT. Gold had surged to $1,348.06 on Wednesday after China threatened to retaliate against proposed US tariffs on Chinese imports worth around $50 billion with its own threatened duties on USA imports including soybeans, planes, cars, whiskey and chemicals.

Finance RBI keeps key rates unchanged
Author: 0 RBI keeps key rates unchanged

Its bi-monthly policy review in February, RBI had projected inflation in the 5.1-5.6 per cent range in the first half of 2018-19. The headline inflation after surging to a concerning 5.2 per cent in December past year, cooled off to 5.07 per cent in January and further to 4.4 per cent in February.

Finance United Kingdom 4G and 5G auctions raise more than £1.3bn
Author: 0 United Kingdom 4G and 5G auctions raise more than £1.3bn

Three won the remaining 20 MHz of spectrum that was auctioned off in the 3.4 GHz band, which it paid just over £150m for. Kester Mann of CCS Insight singled out O2 as being the big victor as it managed to secure all of the 2.3GHz airwaves available, which will allow the Telefonica-owned company to boost its 4G capacity.

Finance How Banbury companies rank in Gender Pay Gap report
Author: 0 How Banbury companies rank in Gender Pay Gap report

Live Nation has an average pay gap of 46% (mean) and 31% (median). However, the lowest observed gaps are not found in Scandinavia, as you might expect, but in Croatia, Greece, and Belgium, where women would require a 12% wage increase to fill the gap.

Finance Brown Advisory Inc. Has $375.73 Million Position in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)
Author: 0 Brown Advisory Inc. Has $375.73 Million Position in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

The stock increased 2.84% or $2.55 during the last trading session, reaching $92.26. About 134,784 shares traded. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) has risen 37.43% since April 4, 2017 and is uptrending. As per Tuesday, January 3, the company rating was initiated by Wells Fargo. The company was maintained on Thursday, February 1 by Barclays Capital. A consensus recommendation for an individual stock compiles ratings from a number of analysts who track that stock.

Author: 0 Facebook revamps its privacy policy to include more privacy language

Facebook's announcement was substantially higher than the previous estimate of more than 50 million users being affected. More than 70m US users may have had their information passed on. Zuckerberg, on the call with reporters, said Facebook should have done more to audit and oversee third-party app developers like the one that Cambridge Analytica hired in 2014.

Finance President Trump Pledges 'Strong Action Today' on Immigration
Author: 0 President Trump Pledges 'Strong Action Today' on Immigration

President Donald Trump wants to use the military to secure the U.S. -Mexico border until his "big, lovely wall" is erected. "We have disgusting, terrible and very unsafe laws in the United States, and we're going to be able to do something about that, hopefully soon".

Finance Oil Prices Fall Amid Trade-War Fears Despite Surprise Inventory Drop
Author: 0 Oil Prices Fall Amid Trade-War Fears Despite Surprise Inventory Drop

Oil prices have fallen around two per cent today after global stock markets were rocked by China's decision to slap retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods. Oil prices rose yesterday as USA drilling activity drops as well as by expectations that the United States could re-introduce sanctions against Iran.