Stories about Money

Nov 14 2017

Global carbon emissions to rise again in 2017

These are continuing to rise as a effect of warming driven by ever higher greenhouse gas levels in the atmosphere, in response to the profligate global consumption of fo...

Nov 14 2017

Lyft is expanding to Toronto, its first worldwide city

Lyft announced Monday it would expand its service to Toronto in time to "help ring in the holidays". John Zimmer, the company's president and co-founder, told the Toron...

Nov 14 2017

Idea Cellular posts smaller-than-expected Q2 loss; shares plummet 3

Bharti Infratel, which was earlier touted as one of the potential buyers for Idea and Vodafone towers, recently brought on board private equity investors KKR and CPPI...

Nov 13 2017

Delhi pollution: United Airlines suspends flights to India's capital

United Airlines temporarily suspended Newark-New Delhi flights due to poor air quality in India's capital, and said some extra charges will be waived for passengers forc...

Nov 13 2017

Federer blows Jack's socks off in ATP Finals opener

He was incredibly successful throughout. "I don't see that much wrong with our Tour right now that it needs that much fixing, especially the shorter sets". "I'm happy t...

Nov 13 2017

Xherdan Shaqiri surprised by Switzerland penalty against N. Ireland

Highlights of the World Cup play-off first leg between Northern Ireland and Switzerland . 'I don't know why it is such a big topic or why there is so much discussi...

Nov 13 2017

Bitcoin rival doubles in price in four days as Bitcoin price slumps

The cryptocurrency skyrocketed to an all-time high of $2,500 a coin early Sunday morning. Earlier today, on November 12, the market cap of Bitcoin Cash broke the $30 bi...

Nov 13 2017

N. Korea blasts Trump's 'warmonger' Asia tour

On Friday he warned world leaders gathered in the Vietnamese resort city of Danang that the Asia-Pacific region "must not be held hostage to a dictator's twisted fantasie...

Nov 12 2017

India September Industrial Production Growth Misses Expectations

The ONS said Friday's data backed up its preliminary estimate of growth of 0.4 percent in the third quarter, picking up a bit from earlier in 2017 but still slower than t...

Nov 12 2017

Corn faces 2nd week of decline as USDA raises yield forecast

Trade analysts expected soybean yield estimates to come in slightly lower, but USDA left them unchanged, at 49.5 bpa. CBOT wheat futures closed higher this week as wo...

Nov 12 2017

Self-Driving Bus Crashes Within Two Hours of Launch in Las Vegas

AAA Northern California, Nevada & Utah (AAA) is sponsoring the nation's first self-driving shuttle pilot project geared specifically for the public. The NTSB investigat...

Nov 12 2017

Manila drops South China Sea hut construction on sandbar after Beijing gripes

They are there because China would need them. "So it's about time, either in the bilateral or in the plenary, I should be bringing this important matter to the surface"...

Nov 12 2017

Hasbro makes takeover offer for Mattel

Shares of Mattel, which makes Barbie dolls and Hot Wheels, dropped 47 percent this year, while stocks for Hasbro rose nearly 18 percent. The terms of any possible deal ...

Nov 12 2017

Manchester United receive huge injury-boost ahead of Newcastle game

The French worldwide has been slowly working his way back to full fitness over the past two months but Pogba is now intensifying his work-load and should be in the squad ...

Nov 12 2017

China signs US$37B deal to buy 300 Boeing planes

The agreement was signed in Beijing in the presence of President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping, where Boeing's representatives were present as part of...

Nov 12 2017

Amazon pop-up to open at metro Detroit Whole Foods Market store

These pop-ups will be available in a limited number of locations, though, and while that might have been Amazon's plan, the company might not be able to open them in all ...

Nov 11 2017

$1 Billion To Chinese Media Giant Bytedance

Musical.ly, founded three years ago in Shanghai, is the first Chinese social media app to make it big in the USA, where it has about 20 million users. For now, users shou...

Nov 11 2017

Fork Off: Path To Bitcoin's Segwit2x Protocol Proves Perilous

As fees rise on the blockchain, we believe it will eventually become obvious that on-chain capacity increases are necessary. Rebecca Campbell is a freelance bitcoin an...

Nov 11 2017

Celebrate 'Equal Pay Day', reduce Gender Pay Gap

The Debrief has previously reported that the pay gap for younger women was in decline but these figures show this is no longer the case. However, overall, women still ...

Nov 11 2017

Now you can actually have 'Breakfast at Tiffany's'

The Blue Box Cafe is Tiffany's first restaurant, timed to the release of the brand's line of "everyday objects", including a $350 gold vermeil insane straw and a $1,500 s...