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Finance One billionaire created every two days in Asia, study says
Author: 0 One billionaire created every two days in Asia, study says

At this pace, Asia would overtake U.S.as the world's largest concentration of wealth in four years, the Swiss bank and the auditing firm said in an analysis of data from roughly 1,550 billionaires. The number of Asia billionaires rose by 117 for a total of 637, with self-made billionaires seeing their wealth rise faster than those who became rich through family ties.

Finance NAACP Issues Travel Advisory for American Airlines
Author: 0 NAACP Issues Travel Advisory for American Airlines

In a statement released October 24, the nation's oldest and largest social justice advocacy organization stated that it has been monitoring "a pattern of disturbing incidents" involving troublesome conduct by American Airlines that suggest a corporate culture of racial insensitivity and possible racial bias on the part of the airline.

Finance Twitter just booted Russian media ads offline
Author: 0 Twitter just booted Russian media ads offline

Sputnik and RT are Russian state backed and avid supporters of Vladamir Putin, since 2011 they have advertised with the tech giant and an estimated $1.9m in revenue has been made, this will be donated to charities that support civic engagement.

Author: 0 Saudi Arabia grants citizenship to a robot for the first time ever

Sophia, the humanoid produced by Hanson Robotics , spoke at the recent Future Investment Initiative . When asked whether robots can be self-aware, Sophia responded. The historic declaration was part of a large-scale session that discussed possibilities offered by future integration of artificial intelligence and technology into human life.

Finance Buffalo Wild Wings Stock Can Rally Another 35%
Author: 0 Buffalo Wild Wings Stock Can Rally Another 35%

The business's quarterly revenue was up.5% compared to the same quarter previous year. Liberty TripAdvisor Holdings, Inc.is maintained at an average hold rating by 2 stock analysts, and there are at least 2.19% of shares outstanding that are now legally short sold.

Finance Twitter nears first profitable quarter as it slashes expenses, shares jump
Author: 0 Twitter nears first profitable quarter as it slashes expenses, shares jump

The social media giant said adjusted operating profit rose to 207 million U.S. dollars (£157 million) in the third quarter, compared with 181 million dollars (£137 million) during same period previous year. Non-GAAP earnings were 10 cents a share. One factor was stock-based compensation, which declined 36 percent year-over-year, but Twitter said the cuts were broad-based, covering sales and marketing and research and development.

Finance Barclays third-quarter profits below analyst expectations
Author: 0 Barclays third-quarter profits below analyst expectations

The bank also confirmed it was setting up a separate United Kingdom banking division to keep its day-to-day banking operations apart from the investment banking. "We view this as a reflection of hard operating conditions during the period, reflecting low volatility, as against a structural issue. We think that substantially all the "damage" came from within the worldwide division".

Author: 0 New US Security Rules: This Is How It Will Affect You

The new measures will affect 2,100 flights daily and include "heightened screening of personal electronic devices" and stricter security procedures around planes and in airport terminals. In March, U.S. officials introduced the laptop ban in the cabins of some Mideast airlines over concerns that Islamic State fighters and other extremists could hide bombs inside them.

Finance Markets race to record highs on booster dose
Author: 0 Markets race to record highs on booster dose

The S&P BSE PSU Index climbed 8 percent. BANKEX - rose exponentially by 1,274.17 points or 4.71 per cent at 3.30 p.m. Indian Markets Open Flat on Thursday Morning after touching record highs on Wednesday.At 11:58 IST BSE dropped 33 points to 33008 while Nifty is 5 points up to 10300.

Finance Crude Stocks Rise, Fuel Inventories Drop
Author: 0 Crude Stocks Rise, Fuel Inventories Drop

Oil was little changed before the release of USA inventory data, while OPEC and its allies reassured traders that they'll complete their strategy to clear a global crude surplus. Total volume traded was about 36 percent below the 100-day average. The global benchmark traded at a premium of US$5.44 to WTI. Crude inventories rose by 856,000 barrels in the week to October 20, compared with analysts' expectations for an decrease of 2.6 million barrels, as imports increased and production ...

Author: 0 Daimler debuts all-electric heavy-duty E-Fuso Vision One truck

While Tesla has pushed the unveiling of its semi-truck out to November, Daimler announced on Wednesday the world premiere of its all-electric heavy-duty truck , the E-FUSO Vision One, as the competition between the USA electric vehicle carmaker and Germany's auto and truck manufacturer intensifies.

Author: 0 PAW Capital Corp Sells 25000 Shares of GlaxoSmithKline PLC (GSK)

Investment Centers Of America Inc sold 10,218 shares as Glaxosmithkline Plc ( GSK)'s stock rose 5.47%. GlaxoSmithKline plc had a negative return on equity of 57.19% and a negative net margin of 1.17%. While looking at the Stock's Performance, GlaxoSmithKline plc now shows a Weekly Performance of -0.59%, where Monthly Performance is 0.1%, Quarterly performance is -3.19%, 6 Months performance is -2.07% and yearly performance percentage is -1.24%.

Finance DeMo anniv anti-black money day, says BJP
Author: 0 DeMo anniv anti-black money day, says BJP

Addressing a press conference, Jaitley said this would be a "priority programme" for the BJP and senior party leaders as well as Union ministers will participate in it. They had prepared to accept to India living with a shadow economy. "The entry into the formal system requires payment of tax and is not money laundering".

Finance Deutsche Bank Agrees to $220M Settlement in Case Over LIBOR Manipulation
Author: 0 Deutsche Bank Agrees to $220M Settlement in Case Over LIBOR Manipulation

Deutsche Bank has agreed to pay $220m (£150m) to resolve a USA investigation into its manipulation of interest rates. Deutsche said the penalty resolves its final inquiry from U.S. The accord is the latest development in probes by governments around the globe into banks' manipulation of benchmark interest rates, one of the key scandals that led to a cultural overhaul of the industry over the past decade.

Finance Officer goes above and beyond for child left alone on birthday
Author: 0 Officer goes above and beyond for child left alone on birthday

The officer took the boy to McDonald's for a free meal from the restaurant, then a ride around in the police vehicle for his birthday. According to the post, the officer eventually dropped the child off after locating his family . "We are proud to have him as part of the GBPD team!" It's been shared over 1,400 times and counting. The officer also said he actually knew the child from a prior incident.

Author: 0 Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) Buckles Under The Trend Lines

Shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc . Analytical Significance of Simple Moving Average for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc . Nationwide Fund Advisors reported 0.01% stake. Guggenheim reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance in a report on Monday, July 3rd. Walgreens Boots Alliance now has a yearly EPS of 3.96.