Economy

Erdogan says can no longer 'keep track' of Trump's tweets

Erdogan says can no longer 'keep track' of Trump's tweets Troops "are executing a deliberate withdrawal from north-east Syria ", he added. The Kurdish dilemma was apparent in the words of SDF spokesman Mustafa Bali when he said: "We did not have professional jails or professional prisons to keep those prisoners in". [Full Article...]

Hong Kong leader not ruling out military intervention by Beijing

Hong Kong leader not ruling out military intervention by Beijing It alleged that a song advocating " Hong Kong independence" had appeared on the " Apple Music Store" in the southern Chinese city, then issued an ominous warning. China has warned foreign governments to stay out of the protests which they deem as an "internal affair" and have accused some, including Britain and the United States, of fanning anti-China sentiment. [Full Article...]

Government tariff review puts several sectors in jeopardy post-Brexit

Government tariff review puts several sectors in jeopardy post-Brexit Debt is projected to rise substantially in that scenario, climbing to nearly 90%of annual economic output for the first time since the mid-1960s, as the government borrows more to increase spending and kickstart economic growth. "A no-deal Brexit would likely require a fiscal short-term stimulus followed by a swift return to austerity", IFS deputy director Carl Emmerson said. [Full Article...]

Pizza Express hires advisers amid mounting debt fears

Pizza Express hires advisers amid mounting debt fears Popular restaurant chain PizzaExpress is facing an uncertain future after it allegedly hired financial advisers to deal with mounting debts. Jamie Oliver's Italian chain also filed for insolvency in May this year, with all but three of the TV chef's 25 United Kingdom restaurants shutting it's doors. [Full Article...]

Soybeans, corn, wheat retreat from highs, USA crop eyed

Soybeans, corn, wheat retreat from highs, USA crop eyed USDA positioned wheat shares at 2.38 billion bushels vs. the average commerce estimate at 2.318 billion. That was the largest-ever revision to the soyabean crop in any September USDA quarterly stocks report, said Bill Lapp, president of consultancy Advanced Economic Solutions. [Full Article...]

IPhone 11 Performs Similarly to iPhone 11 Pro in Bend, Scratch Tests

IPhone 11 Performs Similarly to iPhone 11 Pro in Bend, Scratch Tests The iPhone 11 is achieving great numbers in India. Apple didn't announce when Deep Fusion would come to the new iPhones, only that it would be released later this year. The beauty of Deep Fusion is that it works in the background, but doesn't require the user to fiddle with settings, or take their attention away from framing the shot. [Full Article...]

WeWork boss Neumann to stand down as CEO

WeWork boss Neumann to stand down as CEO Two senior WeWork executives, Sebastian Gunningham and Artie Minson, were appointed as co-CEOs. Neumann, the company's cofounder, served as chief brand and impact officer, and CEO of WeGrow - a subsidiary of WeWork parent The We Company. WeWork, now known as We, ushered in a new way to think about designing and leasing office space - but remains far from profitable. Now, its IPO is on ice - it w... [Full Article...]

Oil gains on Saudi supply disruption, Mideast tensions

Oil gains on Saudi supply disruption, Mideast tensions Britain had previously held back from attributing blame for the drone and missile attack . Iran denied involvement in the attack. In a speech at Monday's parade, Rouhani denounced the United States presence. Asked if military action was possible, he replied: 'We will consider in what way we could be useful if asked and depending on what the exact plan is'. [Full Article...]

Jeff Bezos Pledges Amazon To Meet Paris Climate Goals 10 Years Early

Jeff Bezos Pledges Amazon To Meet Paris Climate Goals 10 Years Early Amazon announced its " Climate Pledge " initiative and said it would be its first signatory as part of an effort to reduce emissions in line with a 2050 goal for carbon neutrality set by the Paris agreement . The group organizing the employee walkout, Amazon Employees for Climate Change , has been pressuring Amazon for nearly a year to reduce its dependence on fossil fuels and detail how it... [Full Article...]

Saudi Arabia says Iranian sponsorship of oil attack 'undeniable'

Saudi Arabia says Iranian sponsorship of oil attack 'undeniable' Mr Pompeo was due to meet Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Jeddah on Wednesday to discuss the crisis before heading to the United Arab Emirates. A U.S. But Saudi officials had not yet determined from where the weapons were launched. In comments made immediately after the Saudi briefing, Yemen's Houthi military spokesman Yehya Saree said some of the drones used were new, with a range of up to ... [Full Article...]