Economia

Author: 0 Vergüenza! Spain accidentally leaks Game of Thrones, episode 6

While hackers may be threatening to leak Game of Thrones spoilers, it appears as if we should be anxious about HBO leaking entire episodes of its hit show. Spain accidentally telecast the show. The penultimate episode of Game of Thrones season 7 may not have a title yet, but a good chunk of fans have already seen it.

Economia Experts predict inflation peak as CPI remains at 2
Author: 0 Experts predict inflation peak as CPI remains at 2

Housing expenses saw a price increase of 4.98 per cent while that of the fuel and light segment was up by 4.86 per cent. However, the price of wagons (3%) and bicycles of all types (2%) declined. The doubling in the rate of inflation in July, the first month of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) rollout, was mainly on account of turnaround in prices of food articles, especially vegetables.

Economia Xcom 2 stars in the Humble 2K PlayStation Bundle
Author: 0 Xcom 2 stars in the Humble 2K PlayStation Bundle

Not a bad deal if you're looking to load up your PlayStation Vita with new titles. The 2K Humble Bundle offers quite a few games for just $1, but you could also pay $5.74 or $20 to get even more games. PlayStation Plus subscribers will get additional 10 percent discount on the games available in this sale. That makes this a strong deal on its own-XCOM 2 is now on sale on PSN and costs $24 for Plus members just by itself.

Economia The north Korean crisis comes to Wall Street
Author: 0 The north Korean crisis comes to Wall Street

USA stocks opened flat on Tuesday after North Korea's leader delayed a decision on firing missiles towards Guam, pointing to receding tensions between the United States and North Korea. The dollar edged lower against a trade-weighted basket of currencies on Monday after posting its biggest weekly drop in three weeks as expectations of US rate increases dwindled further after weak inflation data.

Economia Scottish unemployment total rises by 3000
Author: 0 Scottish unemployment total rises by 3000

The number of people in work in Scotland reached 2.65m, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). This was the lowest unemployment rate since 1975. Employment Minister Damian Hinds said: 'These statistics show that record levels of people are in work across the country and earning a wage, which is great news.

Economia Grimes & Company Inc. Increases Stake in TJX Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:TJX)
Author: 0 Grimes & Company Inc. Increases Stake in TJX Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:TJX)

Moving averages are used as a strong indicator for technical stock analysis and it helps investors in figuring out where the stock has been and also help in determining where it may be possibly heading. TrimTabs Asset Management LLC increased its position in TJX Companies, Inc . The biggest holder now is Bernard Cammarata who owns 1,842,995 shares (0.29% of those outstanding), whilst Ernie L.

Economia No impact on local retail clients from merger, says Aberdeen
Author: 0 No impact on local retail clients from merger, says Aberdeen

Maile also made the point that the deal "allows each set of combining shareholders to break share price links which have been apparent to each constituent company's key products" - presenting charts in the report that showed strong overlap between the share price performance of Standard Life and the performance of its Gars fund over the past two years, and the same for Aberdeen with MSCI's emerging markets index.

Economia Stocks slide on continued concern over tension between U.S. and North Korea
Author: 0 Stocks slide on continued concern over tension between U.S. and North Korea

Wall Street was poised for a soft opening with S&P futures and Dow futures both down 0.2 percent. CURRENCIES: The euro slipped 0.1 percent to $1.1176 while the dollar was steady at 109.20 yen. The VSTOXX, the main European gauge of equity investor anxiety, jumped to a near four-month high, though it remained close to historically depressed levels.

Economia Crude Oil Retreats From The $50 Per Barrel Mark
Author: 0 Crude Oil Retreats From The $50 Per Barrel Mark

U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude futures were down 1 cent at $47.58 a barrel. A stronger dollar makes oil more expensive for buyers using other currencies. In today's market, there's still precious little to be excited about from a petrostate perspective, and that may be all you need to know to assess these production cuts.

Economia Labour Minister Bains to make minimum wage announcement this afternoon
Author: 0 Labour Minister Bains to make minimum wage announcement this afternoon

The BC NDP provincial government is planning to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2021, and is setting up a Fair Wages Commission, it has been announced. "If we inflate wages too quickly and a business model can't absorb that spike in cost over a short period of time, the person that ultimately pays for it is the customer".

Economia Maker of Angry Birds may list soon
Author: 0 Maker of Angry Birds may list soon

Rovio may raise about Dollars 400 million from a local market listing, the people said. While Rovio has yet to make concrete moves towards an IPO , the company has also been tied to other avenues that would benefit its bottom line. And she noted that a second Angry Birds movie is set for release in September 2019, under an agreement with Columbia Pictures. The company made its first big splash in the burgeoning mobile gaming app industry in 2009 with the debut of its wildly ...

Economia Solider Field among sites considered for 2026 World Cup bid
Author: 0 Solider Field among sites considered for 2026 World Cup bid

The formal North American bid will contain 20-25 proposed venues, but if selected, organizers would have to cut the list to between 12 and probably 16. U.S. Bank Stadium, as a turf surface, would need to install grass ahead of the matches. Nearly every major USA city was included on Tuesday's preliminary list.

Economia Sessions: Federal Investigation of Charlottesville Underway
Author: 0 Sessions: Federal Investigation of Charlottesville Underway

Trump had initially referenced violence "on many sides". Sessions told ABC's " Good Morning America " that the Justice Department would pursue the case involving an OH man who plowed his vehicle into counter-protesters at the white nationalist rally in Virginia.

Economia Why Advance Auto Parts Shares Are Spiraling 22% Lower
Author: 0 Why Advance Auto Parts Shares Are Spiraling 22% Lower

The institutional investor owned 3,315 shares of the company's stock at the end of the second quarter. 1,310 were accumulated by Everence Management. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, August 17 by Deutsche Bank. Advance Auto Parts had a return on equity of 16.02% and a net margin of 4.31%.

Economia Go to Movies Every Day! MoviePass to Charge Only $9.95 Monthly
Author: 0 Go to Movies Every Day! MoviePass to Charge Only $9.95 Monthly

The premise is simple: after downloading the app on iOS or Android and agreeing to the $10-a-month service, you can see up to one movie per day , every day, at any theater that accepts debit cards, minus IMAX and 3D features. "The exhibitors get full price for their tickets and the studios get their usual film rent splits". You'll need an iPhone or Android phone to get started, but that's hardly a barrier for most people these days either.

Economia Mosquito spraying set for Monday night in Cumberland County
Author: 0 Mosquito spraying set for Monday night in Cumberland County

The case brings to nine the number of people in the state who have tested positive for the virus this year, the Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services said. It is an ultra-low volume mosquito spraying, according to a press release from the county. Once a week, containers that hold water, such as vases, pet water bowls, flowerpot saucers, discarded tires, buckets, pool covers, birdbaths, trash cans, and rain barrels should be emptied and scrubbed, turned over, covered, or thrown away.

Economia Vandal sought after Lincoln Memorial spray painted
Author: 0 Vandal sought after Lincoln Memorial spray painted

Another act of vandalism in silver spray paint was discovered on a Smithsonian wayfinding sign in the 1400 block of Constitution Avenue, NPS said. A National Mall and Memorial Parks preservation crew is working to remove the paint. Robert E. Lee. The Lincoln Memorial overlooks the Capitol building and National mall. The vandal's scribblings appeared to to refer to various conspiracy theories.

Economia New Qualcomm Camera Modules Support Iris Authentication, Depth Sensing
Author: 0 New Qualcomm Camera Modules Support Iris Authentication, Depth Sensing

Qualcomm has unveiled an expansion to the Spectra Camera Module Program to give Android handsets across the spectrum access to improved camera image quality and computer vision applications, including mobile augmented reality (AR). Three new modules will be introduced to the program, including one dedicated to iris authentication and two depth sensing modules, one passive and one active.

Economia Warren Buffett Dumps Struggling General Electric Company (GE)
Author: 0 Warren Buffett Dumps Struggling General Electric Company (GE)

Trimmings of United Continental (740,000 shares for around $54 million), Delta Air Lines (1.9 million shares for some $95 million), and American Airlines (2.3 million shares for an estimated $106 million) did not surprise us too much, as we've believed all along that Berkshire's purchase of shares in all four of the major airlines late a year ago was more of a trade than a long-term commitment to the industry.

Economia TSX futures rise as tensions with North Korea ease
Author: 0 TSX futures rise as tensions with North Korea ease

Global stocks lost almost $1 trillion last week after US President Donald Trump warned North Korea that it would face " fire and fury " if it threatened the United States, leading to a war of words between Pyongyang and Washington. Tokyo shares failed to partake in the region's gains however, slipping 1 percent to three-month lows .N225 even after data showing robust 1.0 percent second quarter growth in Japan, the sixth straight quarter of expansion.

Economia Korea tensions ease; financials lead
Author: 0 Korea tensions ease; financials lead

Pyongyang's plans to fire missiles near Guam prompted a surge in tensions in the region last week, with President Donald Trump saying the USA military was "locked and loaded" if North Korea acted unwisely. The Nasdaq Composite was up 34.61 points, or 0.56 percent, at 6,251.48. The fact that the TSX , which is heavily weighted in the energy sector, surged ahead despite a fall in oil prices shows that investors are moving into riskier assets, he said.

Economia Beleaguered Air Berlin files for insolvency as investor backs out
Author: 0 Beleaguered Air Berlin files for insolvency as investor backs out

Etihad's once novel strategy of investing in other airlines has weighed heavily on the company's bottom line. Companies such as Ryanair and Easyjet have warned about excess capacity on their routes in recent earnings statements, and the exit of Air Berlin from the market will reduce the pressure on them to keep fares down.