• British Gas parent company Centrica to cut 4000 jobs
British Gas parent company Centrica to cut 4000 jobs

Centrica , the parent company of British Gas, has announced its plans to cut 4,000 jobs before 2020 in its preliminary 2017 financial results announcement. In 2018 alone, the firm aims to reduce spending of £200mn ($277.5mn) and to lose 1,000 jobs. "CEO Iain Conn will point to progress in his repositioning of the company: more customers buying se...

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  • YouTube Removes Conspiracy Video Smearing Parkland Student As Paid Actor
YouTube Removes Conspiracy Video Smearing Parkland Student As Paid Actor

Randy Wiseman , the sole Libertarian candidate running for the state's top job, shared a series of conspiracy theory posts on Facebook casting aspersions on David Hogg , one of the many survivors of the murders at a Parkland high school last week.

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  • Qualcomm ups NXP bid as it continues to rebuff Broadcom's takeover efforts
Qualcomm ups NXP bid as it continues to rebuff Broadcom's takeover efforts

NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI) has risen 24.67% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 5 analyst (s) whereas last month 7 analyst (s) have given outperform rating. Argus Research downgraded the shares of THRM in report on Friday, September 23 to "Hold" rating. Goldman Sachs upgraded Mattel, Inc. The ...

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  • Will Smith Congratulates
Will Smith Congratulates "Black Panther" For Shattering "False Hollywood Beliefs"

Black Panther has an average review rating of 8.3 out of 10 and was given a 97% rating on Rotten Tomatoes , a site renowned for its critical movie reviews. Ryan added a huge thank you to everyone for their support and the effort they went to in showing their allegiance with the film. Black Panther moviegoers showed out in droves over the we...

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  • Intel to demo 5G-connected PC at Mobile World Congress
Intel to demo 5G-connected PC at Mobile World Congress

Imagine being out in a field office, where you will have the ability to connect to a high-speed network wirelessly or being able to use 5G instead of having to run copper/fiber to a remote office; truly wireless offices may become a reality with this new technology .

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  • Ferrari 488 Pista announced
Ferrari 488 Pista announced

Starting with the one everybody talks about at the moment, the 0-62 miles per hour (0-100 km/h) acceleration time, the Pista only needs 2.85 seconds to clear it. As for aerodynamics, Ferrari has incorporated a front S-duct and diffusers, another GTE vehicle feature. Ferrari also adds the latest version of its Side-Slip Control system, featuring...

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  • Walmart Stock Plunges On Profit, Online Sales Growth Declines
Walmart Stock Plunges On Profit, Online Sales Growth Declines

Looking to the full year, Walmart expects USA e-commerce sales to grow 40 percent in fiscal 2019, matching what it previously expected. Walmart on Tuesday said online sales growth could be around 40 percent in the new fiscal year, suggesting executives think they can work through the fourth quarter's problems relatively quickly.

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  • Broadcom Lowers Qualcomm's Offer in Response to Sweetened NXP Bid
Broadcom Lowers Qualcomm's Offer in Response to Sweetened NXP Bid

It has outperformed by 56.14% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 0.83 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.23, from 0.92 in 2017Q2. 49 funds opened positions while 104 raised stakes. They expect $1.44 earnings per share, down 11.11% or $0.18 from last year's $1.62 per share. The low EPS estimate is $1.52, while the high EPS estimate is $1.88.

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  • Uber Eats driver shoots and kills customer during delivery
Uber Eats driver shoots and kills customer during delivery

According to the Atlanta Police Department, Thornton ordered delivery from UberEATS Saturday night and went outside The Concorde to pick up his food at around 11:30 p.m. A man was shot and killed at 2870 Pharr Court South on February 17, according to the Atlanta Police Department. Now neighbors say they're paying closer attention to drivers.

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  • The Turkish military used in Syria's banned weapons
The Turkish military used in Syria's banned weapons

Syrian government forces will enter the northern region of Afrin on Monday following a deal with the Kurdish-led fighters who control it, a Syrian Kurdish politician told local media on Sunday. "We find ourselves at a bit of a crisis point in the relationship", Tillerson acknowledged at a news conference after meeting with Foreign Minister Me...

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  • HSBC annual profit disappoints, plans up to US$7b capital raising
HSBC annual profit disappoints, plans up to US$7b capital raising

The failure to live up to analysts' estimates marked a rare event in outgoing HSBC chief executive Stuart Gulliver's seven-year reign. HSBC Holdings reported a jump in annual pre-tax profit that missed expectations and unveiled a plan to raise up to US$7 billion (RM27.3 billion) over the next four months to bolster its capital base, as the bank p...

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  • Sony jumps into Japan taxi market with AI app plans
Sony jumps into Japan taxi market with AI app plans

The intelligent ride hailing service is due to launch in the spring, the report adds, but it is not clear if Japan is being used as a test market before launching a similar service in the USA or elsewhere in the world. Speaking at an investor forum in Tokyo , Japan, during his first trip to Asia, the relatively new Uber leader addressed a countr...

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  • Hunt for Diamond King over £1bn bank fraud
Hunt for Diamond King over £1bn bank fraud

The men, who are thought to have left India in early January , before the scam was discovered, have been ordered to appear within a week, it and other reports said . The FIR is based on a complaint that the Punjab National Bank has filed. Gitanjali Group, which runs the chain of stores, is owned by Nirav Modi's uncle Mehul Choksi, whose nam...

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  • Uber's net loss widens to $4.5 billion for tumultuous 2017
Uber's net loss widens to $4.5 billion for tumultuous 2017

However, the company still lost 61 percent to $4.5 billion for all of 2017, more than the $2.8 billion in 2016. In one of the many apologies he's made since taking the helm, Khosrowshahi said Uber would henceforth eschew such tactics. The value of the merged entity was then estimated at around $35 billion, with Uber receiving an equity payment eq...

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  • Jewellery brands under scanner as CBI probes Nirav Modi in PNB fraud
Jewellery brands under scanner as CBI probes Nirav Modi in PNB fraud

After nearly 24 hours, raids continued at Nirav Modi's boutique in Kala Ghoda in Mumbai . PNB has already complained against Nirav Modi for fraudulent transactions worth Rs 280 crore, for which he is now under investigation. "Asset quality review (AQR) was initiated in 2015 which since has resulted in NPAs of banks rising to Rs 7.33 lakh crore...

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  • Stocks Making Notable Moves: Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX)
Stocks Making Notable Moves: Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX)

Time Warner Inc . ( TWX ) is intriguing when broken down to its core data. It has outperformed by 19.67% the S&P500. Time Warner Inc's net income attributable to shareholders increased to US$1.39 billion (RM5.42 billion), including a gain of US$1.06 per share related to changes to USA tax laws.

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  • Russian Federation eyes Saudi Aramco IPO investment
Russian Federation eyes Saudi Aramco IPO investment

Oil producers involved in the supply reductions, which have helped lift crude prices to three-year highs, will discuss which inventory levels to consider when they meet in April, Saudi Arabia Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih told reporters in Riyadh on Wednesday.

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  • Uber making drivers take a break after long shifts
Uber making drivers take a break after long shifts

Note: Different driving time limits may apply in some cities due to local regulations. Uber is taking a stand against drowsy driving. After the 12 hours, the Uber app will go offline, and drivers will not be able to the app for another 6 hours.

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  • Crude oil expected to exceed global demand in 2018
Crude oil expected to exceed global demand in 2018

Since the start of the OPEC-led supply cuts in January 2017, oil prices have risen by 20 percent, though prices in February have come under pressure again in large part due to soaring USA output. At the time of writing, Brent crude, the global benchmark, was up 1.72 per cent at $63.87 a barrel. Shale drillers in places such as West Texas, Oklah...

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  • Priya Prakash Varrier: The internet sensation with the deadly wink!
Priya Prakash Varrier: The internet sensation with the deadly wink!

It wouldn't be wrong to say that she's the new crush of boys; forget Smriti Mandhana or Disha Patani, this girl is the latest internet sensation. While all this time it Priya's wink that made boys go gaga over her, now the male lead Roshan Abdul Rahoof expressions are making girls go weak! It will release on March 3 and with this kind of public...

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