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Japan says ready to work for stability of Nissan-Renault alliance

He started his career at tiremaker Michelin, working there for a number of years at the same time as Ghosn, who has called him a "good candidate" to become Rena...


'Vast Majority' of Black Friday Deals Aren't Actually Cheaper, Says Which?

It was also cheaper by £10 or more at least 43 times in the six months following Black Friday (including 33 days in December and January). The LG 60UJ630V , ...


Oil climbs 1% on prospect of OPEC, Russia supply cut

Concerned about an emerging production overhang similar to the one that led to a price slump in 2014, Opec is pushing for a supply cut of 1-million to 1.4 mil...


Bitcoin plummets to its lowest value in over a year

According to data from Fork.lol (based on the current relative difficulty retarget and exchange prices), Bitcoin Cash miners could have made 1.4x more United ...


Irish PM says EU would insist on hard border without Brexit deal

DUP Westminster leader Nigel Dodds, speaking in the Commons, told Mrs May despite numerous private meetings on such issues she had not listened to concerns. He ...


Nissan to oust boss Carlos Ghosn due to 'serious misconduct'

The company didn't detail the amounts involved or precisely how long this practice has been going on for. Nissan said it was providing information to the pros...


More steps for MSMEs, weak banks likely at next meeting

A closely watched meeting of the board of the Reserve Bank of India ended this evening with the central bank agreeing to increase liquidity in the open market. ...


APEC fails to reach consensus on leaders’ communique amid US-China divisions

The 21 nations at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Port Moresby struggled to bridge differences on the role of the World Trade Organisation, wh...


Nissan chief executive will be arrested on financial trading violations - Japanese media

Nissan said it would brief reporters on Monday evening. Ghosn voluntarily went with Tokyo prosecutors, Asahi reported. The alleged violations relate to. I...


Honda Passport SUV making a comeback for 2019

It will be launched early next year and expand Honda's crossover lineup to four nameplates after the HR-V, CR-V and Pilot . The Passport was developed in...


Jeff Bezos: "Amazon is Not Too Big to Fail"

Based on their current performance, do you think Amazon will ever go bankrupt? "If you look at large companies, their lifespans tend to be 30-plus years, not a ...


Third Pilots' Union Raises Concern About Boeing 737 Max Jet

The operations director at Lion Air, the carrier that crashed last month, also expressed frustration in an interview Thursday with what he called a lack of info...


USDA Recalls Raw Ground Turkey Over Dangerous Salmonella Outbreak

Salmonella causes more than 1 million illnesses every year, and food is the main source. Experts urge consumers to practice good food safety when handling ...


China divisions take centre stage at APEC summit

Trump has skipped the annual meeting of the 21-nation grouping, but the USA vice-president, Mike Pence , is attending. "We don't drown our partners in a sea of...


Aston Martin DBX unveiled: First look at the new luxury SUV

The sports-car maker expects the DBX, which will go on sale in 2020, to become its top-selling model and its success is crucial to Aston's global expansion plan...


FDA proposes ban on menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars

The FDA is seeking to limit the sales of e-cigarettes to "age-restricted, in-person locations" or under "heightened practices for age verification" when sold on...


Norwich Airport flight provider Flybe puts itself up for sale

Flybe said that other options open to it included "further capacity and cost saving measures", and "initiatives to strengthen the balance sheet and preserve cas...


Republicans select minority leader in next Congress

Senate Democrats are keeping their team headed by Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY even though one of the two new Democratic senators-elect, Kyrsten Sinema ...


Drunk Irish woman turns racist hurts Air India Crew Member

In the video, which was captured on a mobile phone by one of the crew members, the drunk woman said that she is a f***ing lawyer, and she has worked for all f**...


Brexit: Beyond the furore, is there a good deal somewhere?

In an evening news conference aimed at regaining some control, May said she believed "with every fiber of my being that the course I have set out is the right o...


Victor of Mega Millions' record $1.5 billion jackpot still hasn't claimed prize

It matched all six numbers - 5, 28, 62, 65, 70 and Mega Ball 5 - and became South Carolina's first ever Mega Millions jackpot win. Mega Millions announced th...


Oil prices slip on concerns of looming oversupply, economic downturn

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil futures were at $55.52 per barrel at 0732 GMT, down 17 cents, or 0.3 percent, from their last settlement. Oil m...


Amazon Splitting HQ2 Among New York and North Virginia

Already, a NY state legislator has signaled he plans to introduce a bill to block the deal by phasing out the economic incentive statutes upon which the agreeme...


How major USA stock indexes fared Monday

Banks, consumer-focused companies, and media and communications stocks all took heavy losses. Early in the session, the Dow Jones Industrial Average Index cli...


France says Trump should have shown 'decency' on Paris attacks anniversary

Trump's defense of his absence on Tuesday was part of a string of freakish tweets about France and its president, who recently suggested building a "true E...