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Iran says USA not able to prevent its oil exports

The OPEC+ producer group, led by Saudi Arabia and non-OPEC member Russian Federation, agreed in June to lift oil supplies , but Opec said last week it may ha...


India can make it even easier to do business

The World Bank said economies of the Middle East and North Africa significantly accelerated the pace of reforms in the past year, with 43 reforms, compared ...


Donald Trump expects 'great deal' with China over trade

The list would apply to the imports from China that aren't already covered by previous rounds of tariffs-which may be $257 billion using last year's import figu...


RBI autonomy is ‘essential, accepted governance requirement’: Finance Ministry

Government said that it holds "extensive consultations" with the central bank from time to time. A report by news agency Reuters said that Urjit Patel may con...


2 winning tickets sold for $750 million Powerball jackpot

Saturday's Powerball drawing would pay an estimated $750 million if a victor matches all six numbers. New York Lottery officials say the winning ticket wa...


Amazon Reports More Profit In Q3, But Revenue Lag Hurts Stock

But the company tempered that standout result with a revenue shortfall in the third quarter and a revenue outlook for the holiday period that was a bit ligh...


Trump turns up heat on Saudi prince

The arrests were accompanied by an announcement that King Salman was placing his son, Mohammed, in charge of restructuring the Saudi intelligence apparatus - ...


Changing story again, Saudi Arabia says killing was planned

TASI, the largest Arab bourse, is 8.4 percent higher on the year. After first insisting Khashoggi left the consulate unharmed, Saudi authorities said he w...


Winning Numbers in 1.6 Billion Dollar Mega Millions Jackpot Announced

But the chances are rising that a victor or winners will emerge after the numbers are called. Are you the lucky recipient of a (gulp) $1.6 billion ... That ...


At $1.6 Billion, Mega Millions Hits Lottery Record

The theory was that bigger jackpots would draw more attention, leading more players to plop down $2 for a Mega Millions or Powerball ticket. The $ 1 b...


How high will oil go? Iran is the biggest X factor

Exports have declined already to about 1.5 million barrels per day (bpd), up to 1 million bpd below levels seen earlier this year. On Wednesday, the Energy I...


Fed officials discussed hiking rates to 'restrictive' level | AP business

Financials offered some stability with Goldman Sachs up nearly 3 per cent, and JP Morgan Chase also rallying on the back of US Federal Reserve minutes showing t...


Want to be a billionaire? This lottery jackpot is a good start

The largest United States lottery prize was a $1.586 billion Powerball jackpot paid out in 2016. It will be the largest jackpot in the game's history and th...


Consequences over Khashoggi death will have to be 'very severe'

However, Trump's businesses have made millions from the Saudi government and the crown prince have his New York City hotel a huge boost, Business Insider's B...


Oil falls on US shale output

Brent crude LCOc1 was up 15 cents at $81.56 a barrel by 0735 GMT, after gaining $1.15 in the previous three sessions. Oil prices hit a four-year high of $ ...


Saudi riyal at weakest since June 2017 on Khashoggi case

The article begins by noting that Silicon Valley startups such as WeWork, DoorDash, Wag, and Slack all wouldn't exist without investments from the Kingdom of S...


Mega Millions jackpot jumps to $900 Million

ET Wednesday night. The jackpot for Friday's drawing is now at least $868 million or a cash lump sum of $494.5 million. The biggest Mega Millions jackpot won ...


Trump denies covering for Saudis, says truth out in days

If there really were to be an worldwide backlash that led to investors pulling out, cutoff of substantial foreign investment in Saudi Arabia , Saudis, rich fam...


Mega Millions, Powerball Lottery Jackpots Near $1 Billion Combined

If you don't have luck with the Mega millions , maybe you'll have better luck on Wednesday! The lure of the $ 654 million jackpot drew players from across t...


Facebook trims data breach to 29 million users as FBI probes

Hackers did not steal personal messages or financial data and did not use their access to accounts to access users' accounts on other websites , Facebook sai...


Mega Millions, Powerball pots this weekend worth $862M

After Tuesday's picks this week, the jackpot climbed $78 million after no one matched all six numbers. Those who take the cash will receive a one-time lump-sum ...


China’s Exports, Imports Grow, as Does Trade Surplus With US

Navy ship late last month, forcing it to maneuver to prevent a collision. The direct impact and indirect impact of the ongoing trade frictions is "generally c...


Stocks plunge again on wide selling; Dow down as much as 698

The Dow slipped 831.83 points, or 3.15 percent, at 25,598.74, the S&P was down 38.36 points, or 3.28 percent, at 2,785.68 and the Nasdaq was down 315.97 poi...


International Monetary Fund lowers South Africa’s economic growth forecasts, urges reforms

This figure is particularly worrying when combined with the special reference in the same report to countries that have experienced periods of deep recession, a...


FACT CHECK: 'Got Another Friend Request from You' Facebook Warning

Clones, different from hacks, means a spammer created a new account under your name, using your pictures and requesting your friends. It is not a real message. ...


Judge tells Tesla, SEC to justify lawsuit deal before settling

Last week, Musk settled with the Securities and Exchange Commission , after federal regulators accused him of duping investors after tweeting that he had "fu...


India's currency falls to all-time low against US dollar

The Reserve Bank of India has made a decision to keep the repo rate unchanged at 6.5 per cent. Five of the six panel members voted to leave the rate unchanged...


Wage inflation on the agenda after Amazon gives workers a big raise

Amazon will pay all of its US employees a minimum of $15 an hour, more than double the federal minimum wage of $7.25. The median pay for an Amazon employee past...


Tesla shares jump on Model 3 numbers, Musk settlement

Musk invited wrath in August when he falsely claimed on Twitter that he had secured funds for a multi-billion dollar buyout of Tesla , leading its share price ...


Digital marketers: Instagram co-founders’ departure won’t slow ad growth

Crucially, Instagram is popular with teens and young people, a demographic Facebook has had trouble keeping. Another source told TechCrunch Mosseri was ...