A look back at Singles' Day: How shopathon has grown since 2009

Alibaba's Singles' Day celebration is the biggest shopping day of the year , as the company dominates the Chinese e-commerce market. SHANGHAI Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba on Monday announced generation of whopping $30.8 billion in terms of ... More..

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Walmart Black Friday Deals Start With Thanksgiving Cookies
by | Sunday, November 11, 2018

Walmart Black Friday Deals Start With Thanksgiving Cookies

Most retailers have already begun promoting some of their Black Friday in-store and online deals, with more to be revealed closer to the day. Movies - There will be loads of cheap movies up for purchase dur...More..

US May Impose More Sanctions On Iran
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

US May Impose More Sanctions On Iran

Broader oil markets continue to see steady declines, and WTI barrels have fallen by 20% in barely sick weeks. The Bank continues to remain supportive of oil price from current levels as the risks are skew...More..

Michigan, Missouri, Utah voters opt to loosen marijuana laws
by | Thursday, November 08, 2018

Michigan, Missouri, Utah voters opt to loosen marijuana laws

But even then there's more work to do before Michiganders can buy legal recreational marijuana in a store. With Michigan voting to legalize adult use, neighbors like OH and IL could soon follow suit to help...More..

Japan's Biggest Oil Firm Considers to Resume Iranian Oil Imports - Spokeswoman
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Japan's Biggest Oil Firm Considers to Resume Iranian Oil Imports - Spokeswoman

Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif, however, told USA Today his government is open to talks with the US if the Trump administration changes its approach to the nuclear deal. "At the current level, Iran is p...More..

Amazon waives minimum requirement for holidays
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Amazon waives minimum requirement for holidays

Free two-day shipping has always been the core benefit of the Amazon Prime program, which costs $119/year. During the sale, Amazon will be hosting a Home of Black Friday pop up store "that will showcase...More..

Asian markets soar on hopes of end to US-China trade war
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Asian markets soar on hopes of end to US-China trade war

Trump noted that significant progress has been made in resolving differences between the United States and China. In a phone call with U.S. President Donald Trump , Xi also said China would continue to play...More..

Trump Asks Cabinet to Draft Possible Trade Deal With Xi
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Trump Asks Cabinet to Draft Possible Trade Deal With Xi

China and the United States can overcome their differences and get relations back on track if they work together in a spirit of mutual respect, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang told a group of visiting USA politici...More..

Nigeria Drops On Ease Of Doing Business Ranking
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Nigeria Drops On Ease Of Doing Business Ranking

Malta, according to the World Bank , will be the most hard place in the whole of the European Union in which to do business, according to the World Bank's annual Ease of Doing Business Survey released yest...More..

Trump loads up on rallies before election day
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Trump loads up on rallies before election day

Today marks one week until the midterm elections . Trump will also visit Cape Girardeau on Monday, the day before the November 6 election. The report by the Center for Responsive Politics , which tracks...More..

United States economy grows 3.5% in 3Q as consumers, government spending boosts GDP
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

United States economy grows 3.5% in 3Q as consumers, government spending boosts GDP

Fed officials have recently talked about "optimism and acceleration in capital spending and could it lift the supply side", but the slowing in business investment "is inconsistent with a sizable improvement in ...More..

IBM is acquiring Red Hat for $34 billion
by | Monday, October 29, 2018

IBM is acquiring Red Hat for $34 billion

IBM is hoping the deal will help it catch up with Amazon.com Inc, Alphabet Inc and Microsoft in the rapidly growing cloud business. IBM is buying cloud computing company Red Hat for $34 billion , its biggest...More..

President Trump blasts Federal Reserve as threat to presidency, economy
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

President Trump blasts Federal Reserve as threat to presidency, economy

Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Richard Clarida, in his first major policy speech since being seated at the central bank, said more interest rate increases are likely warranted as the economy continues to gather...More..

Powerball numbers drawn for $750M jackpot
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

Powerball numbers drawn for $750M jackpot

He was walking to buy a Mega Millions lottery ticket on Tuesday when he fell and broke his hip. New Jersey hospital workers who helped an elderly patient become a Mega Millions lottery victor told Inside Edit...More..

China's Xi says Japan relations back on 'right track': State media
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

China's Xi says Japan relations back on 'right track': State media

Japan this year terminated four decades of government assistance to China , considered by some as a type of reparations for the damage caused during its invasion and occupation. That was a key ask by Beijing,...More..

OPEC Mulls Options to Cut 2019 Oil Output to Prevent Oversupply
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

OPEC Mulls Options to Cut 2019 Oil Output to Prevent Oversupply

Iranian net oil export revenues were estimated at $55 billion a year ago, it added. "We will meet any demand that materializes", Al-Falih said at the country's signature investment conference, which is bein...More..

Elon Musk says the Boring Company's LA tunnel will open this December
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Elon Musk says the Boring Company's LA tunnel will open this December

On the following day, December 11th, the public will be invited to trial rides on the two-mile test course at no cost. If successful, the tunnel would demonstrate the viability of Musk's plans to build a new ...More..

No victor again: Powerball jackpot up to $620 million
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

No victor again: Powerball jackpot up to $620 million

There was no victor in the Mega Millions drawing on Friday night, and that jackpot will be at least $1.6 billion on Tuesday night. It costs $2 to play the game. The next Powerball drawing is at 11 p.m. EST ...More..

Mnuchin defends upcoming trip to Saudi Arabia in wake of Khashoggi killing
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Mnuchin defends upcoming trip to Saudi Arabia in wake of Khashoggi killing

Some governments and prominent executives have said they would pull out of a forthcoming investment conference in Saudi Arabia. He changed his tone once again late this week, raising the prospect of sanctions a...More..

Mega Millions jackpot jumps to $970M ahead of Friday’s drawing
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Mega Millions jackpot jumps to $970M ahead of Friday’s drawing

The next drawing is Friday, where the estimated jackpot could top $1 billion. - The Florida Lottery is warning people not to fall for a Mega Millions scam. And one of those, sold in Texas, had the Megaplier o...More..

No Mega Millions victor, jackpot swells to $868M
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

No Mega Millions victor, jackpot swells to $868M

Winning Mega Millions numbers in the October 16 drawing were: 3-45-49-61-69 and a Mega Ball of 9. The dream is still alive for people playing the Mega Millions lottery. The $900 million jackpot is the largest...More..

Pompeo arrives in Riyadh to discuss Khashoggi case with king, crown prince
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Pompeo arrives in Riyadh to discuss Khashoggi case with king, crown prince

CNN first reported that the Saudis were planning to admit Khashoggi died in the consulate. Khashoggi, a United States resident, Washington Post columnist and leading critic of the powerful Saudi crown ...More..

Check your tickets! Mega Millions numbers drawn in $548M jackpot
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Check your tickets! Mega Millions numbers drawn in $548M jackpot

Not bad for a couple of $2 tickets. The next drawing at 11 p.m. EDT Friday will offer the ninth-largest jackpot in USA history. There were 37 tickets that matched four white balls plus the Mega Ball on Tues...More..

China's Oil Imports Jump To 4-Month High In September
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

China's Oil Imports Jump To 4-Month High In September

China imported 9.05 million bpd of crude oil in September, for a total of 37.12 million tons , which was the highest rate of crude oil intake since May, Reuters reports, citing data from the Chinese customs ad...More..

Petrol, diesel to be cheaper by Rs 3 in Hyderabad
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Petrol, diesel to be cheaper by Rs 3 in Hyderabad

The three private firms had shut fuel stations in 2008 when they could not compete with what was then highly subsided petrol and diesel prices . When compared to the neighboring states, Arunachal Pradesh levie...More..