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by | March 08, 2019 | 11:12

An upcoming update will "prewarm" Tesla vehicle batteries when a driver draws near to a Supercharger. Yes, you've guessed it - your Tesla will heat up its battery when you're navigating to a Supercharger station. And though no commercially available battery now has the capacity, Tesla says the new Superchargers can theoretically restore 1,000 miles of range in an hour.

by | March 08, 2019 | 10:28

To help shore up the economy, China's fiscal policy will become "more forceful", Li said, with the government pencilling in cuts of almost 2 trillion yuan (RM1.2 trillion) in taxes and fees for companies. China will closely monitor employment at exporting companies heavily exposed to the USA market and cut the value-added tax (VAT) for the manufacturing sector to 13 percent from 16 percent, Li said.

by | March 08, 2019 | 03:55

Dr Reddy, 32, was reported missing on Sunday after she failed to return home following a dental convention at St Leonards over the weekend. Dr Reddy's remains were found in a suitcase inside her vehicle in laneway at Kingsgate in Sydney's eastern suburbs just before 9.30pm last night.

by | March 07, 2019 | 11:40

Politicizing 5G will only cause damage to industry and businesses and inevitably inhibit USA consumers from reaping the potential economic and social benifit of 5G. Chief legal officer Song Liuping acknowledged, however, that Chinese laws may require Huawei to respond to government requests for assistance but said it would only do so in matters such as terrorism or criminal activity.

by | March 07, 2019 | 08:26

Last Friday Barnier said he was aware of "misgivings in Britain that the backstop could keep Britain forever connected to the European Union ", but he was "ready to give further guarantees, assurances and clarifications that the backstop should only be temporary", which would be created to assuage some of the key worries from the government's more Eurosceptic MPs.

by | March 05, 2019 | 11:38

Along with India, the same could happen with Turkey as well, said reports on Tuesday. However, India is yet to take a call on extending the retaliatory tariffs or higher duties worth $235 million on 29 American goods beyond April 1 as it is a different issue, Wadhawan said.

by | March 03, 2019 | 10:26

On Friday, the Partnership for New York City , a group of the city's largest private sector employers and business leaders, published an open letter to Amazon in the New York Times , lamenting how "rough and not very welcoming" the debate was around the Long Island City campus, and asking the company to reconsider.

by | March 02, 2019 | 07:55

Trump is planning to meet with Chinese PM Xi Jinping at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. "Substantial" progress was made on "specific issues" as the latest round of trade talks concluded, China's official Xinhua News Agency reported, without giving more details.

by | March 02, 2019 | 05:10

The lower price could expand the Model 3 market by about 600,000 cars in the United States alone, based on historical sales figures for similarly priced sedans, Baird analyst Ben Kalo wrote in a note to clients. He caused a stir by posting a cryptic message about the impending announcement, which caused Tesla's stock to jump about 5% on Thursday. As it launched least expensive Tesla , the company said it would sell only via the internet.

by | March 01, 2019 | 06:42

In recent years, sales have slipped and the brand has struggeld to resonate with shifting consumer demands. The lingerie chain now has some 957 US stores. Net sales were up by one per cent, at $4.85 billion, and net income decreased by one per cent to $595 million. "The stores identified for closure either require significant capital, are minimally cash flow positive today relative to the company's overall consolidated average or represent a real estate monetization opportunity", JCPenney ...

by | February 28, 2019 | 06:22

Air Canada has temporarily suspended service to India , following a decision by the Pakistani government to close its airspace, a spokeswoman for the carrier said on Wednesday. The situation has led some investors to turn to safer havens, with the Japanese yen and Swiss franc both strengthening in the wake of Pakistan's downing of the Indian aircraft.

by | February 27, 2019 | 08:29

One source of pollution by China comes from its shipping, which utilizes heavy bunker oil to send goods to the U.S. While International Maritime Organization regulations now under consideration would address sulfur content in that fuel, the fact remains that if the U.S.

by | February 27, 2019 | 06:28

Greenville is about 140 miles (225 kilometers) northeast of Atlanta. McGowan, 46, faces charges relating to manufacturing heroin and fentanyl pills. "This man purchased 7 packs of cookies". In total, the man spent $540 on Girl Scout cookies . Dillard, whose 8-year-old daughter is a member of the troop , was with the girls as they participated in the annual, beloved cookie sale outside a local supermarket.

by | February 27, 2019 | 04:31

There were no injuries to the 183 passengers on board or crew members (a dozen). After record snow slammed OR, nearly 200 people remain trapped on a train that came to a sudden stop Sunday evening south of Eugene. Eugene is snowed in as well, and riders will not be able to connect with buses or other mass transportation there, she said. The Coast Starlight left Seattle for Los Angeles on Sunday but hit a fallen tree Sunday night in the mountains outside Eugene, Oregon.

by | February 25, 2019 | 09:47

The furor over the child videos is a fresh blow to YouTube's reputation for policing sensitive content. Schraeder says this latest incident is going to cost YouTube some business, but even though brands are going to be a little more skeptical toward whatever the digital video giant says it's going to do to remedy the issue and ask for more ways to validate the brand safety, advertisers will return.

by | February 24, 2019 | 03:31

Prices for low sulfur premium coals in particular would rise as importers scramble to replace Australian coals. "Australia would account for most of the volume reduction as it represented more than 75% of China's seaborne metallurgical imports in 2018".

by | February 24, 2019 | 03:25

Contributing to the cautious optimism on Thursday was Nancy Tengler , chief investment strategist at Tengler Wealth Management , told CNBC television that while she anticipates a crude market slowdown, "if we see anything coming out of China positively in terms of global growth, we're going to start to see things re-accelerate".

by | February 24, 2019 | 03:23

The three presidents will also visit the warehouses of Tienditas, where the alleged "humanitarian aid" for the Venezuelan people is stored and which sectors of the left in the hemisphere consider a farce aimed at generating a later military intervention in Venezuela .

by | February 22, 2019 | 06:45

Workers at the Wiltshire factory reacted angrily on Monday to the move at a time of turmoil for United Kingdom vehicle manufacturing and fears over the impact of Brexit . But the timing of the announcement about the Swindon plant, just 38 days before Brexit, comes after a series of warnings from Japan that it would pull investments if they are no longer economically viable after Britain leaves the bloc.

by | February 20, 2019 | 05:10

State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) has signed its first annual deal to buy U.S. oil, paying about $1.5 billion for 60,000 barrels a day in the year to March 2020 Reuters reported yesterday quoting the company's chairman. "The market is slowly regaining its bullish footing, subject to the perception of economic risks tied to US-China trade talks", said Harry Tchilinguirian, global head of commodity markets strategy at BNP Paribas.

by | February 15, 2019 | 12:41

Officials from the world's top two economies are holding negotiations in Beijing on Thursday and Friday in a bid to resolve their thorny trade dispute. Trump's advisors have described March 1 as a "hard deadline", and the president has said a delay was possible though he preferred not to do so. "From their point of view, they would have dodged a bullet", Green, who was USTR's top official at the US embassy in Beijing until mid-2018, told Reuters.

by | February 15, 2019 | 12:40

The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries said on Tuesday it had cut output by nearly 800,000 bpd in January to 30.81 million bpd. The United Arab Emirates and Kuwait were next according to the report . Even as oil producing states in OPEC and beyond begin implementing the output cuts they agreed in December, the world's need for their crude is shrinking further, suggesting that they will need to extend the deal through the second half of the year.

by | February 14, 2019 | 07:15

US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will lead the US delegation for the third round of talks on Thursday and Friday in Beijing. The last round of talks in Washington late last month resulted in China importing American soybeans as it implemented promises to buy more US goods.

by | February 13, 2019 | 02:42

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's signature climate proposal to a vote on the Senate floor - a move created to put Democrats on the spot. "I've noted with great interest the Green New Deal". One of the best was the acknowledgment that even the authors' best efforts would not be enough to get rid of "farting cows" and air travel within 10 years.

by | February 12, 2019 | 12:45

She said it was possible to pass bills "quite quickly" with "goodwill" from the Commons and Lords, but added: "It's just not possible to say how quickly it could be done, but obviously it depends on the way in which there is adequate debate on the meaningful vote and that's what the Prime Minister is determined to do".