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Chevy Blazer Revealed As A Sporty Crossover

But the 2019 Blazer is a very different kind of vehicle. If you're hoping for a manual transfer case, like your old K5 Blazer had, you're out of luck - the '19 ...


Saudi Bourse Joins MSCI Emerging Market Index

Argentina's benchmark index stands to rally by as much as 20 per cent, Morgan Stanley says, after a peso rout created one of the world's worst-performing stock...


Why Airbus' UK Brexit Bail Could Be Bad News For The Economy

We are demonstrating real progress and I look forward to hearing more detail on how the European Union will make reciprocal arrangements for United Kingdom nati...


Why Uber Is Paying Drivers More to Go Electric

This program begins today in seven cities, San Francisco, Seattle, Austin, Los Angeles, Montreal, Sacramento and San Diego. In select cities, the pilot provid...


'Good news, but it's not a windfall' in Washington state

That's because lawmakers in Olympia have already moved to expand online sales-tax collections in bits and pieces. The enormous online retailer Amazon alread...


OPEC Works Toward Deal as Saudis Propose Plan for Higher Output

Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh and Saudi counterpart Khalid al-Falih have held talks in Vienna just before the OPEC group met to decide on policy,...


Airbus threatens to leave the UK because of uncertainty over Brexit

The First Minister Carwyn Jones is due to hold talks with other United Kingdom ministers and political counterparts at a meeting of the British Irish Council in...


India hikes customs duty on 30 items imported from US

India had sought to be exempt from the new United States tariffs on steel and aluminum. India on Wednesday notified higher tariffs on several items importe...


China threatens to go after Dow index giants next in trade war

India joined the European Union and other USA trading partners in retaliating against the Trump administration's tariff hikes on steel and aluminum Thursday b...


Bank of England holds interest rates at 0.5%

Savers will be cheered by the hope of rates rising, however, nearly a decade after base rate was cut to 0.5 per cent, as an emergency measure during the financi...


European Union slaps tariffs on United States as trade war erupts

The European Union slapped revenge tariffs on iconic U.S. products including bourbon, jeans and motorcycles today in its opening salvo in a trade war with Presi...


Intel CEO Resigns Over Affair With Employee

Krzanich has worked at Intel since 1982, initially as an engineer but eventually working his way up to chief executive in May 2013. Shares of Intel have i...


Stocks fall with USA dollar; oil slips before OPEC

Iran has so far been the main barrier to a deal, with Zanganeh saying OPEC should not yield to pressure from US President Donald Trump to raise output. Oil pric...


Volvo unveils all-new, SA-bound S60

The current S60 is produced in Ghent, Belgium, but it is being phased out there to make room for Volvo's new family of compact models such as the XC40. City Saf...


German, French leaders meet to mold plans for EU's future

Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies were expected Monday to decide how far to push in a dispute with the German leader over migration, a conflict tha...


Trade fight could slow United States growth, economists say

Although China has a total of only USD130bn to put tariffs on (versus the USD500bn of Chinese imports into the US), China has other tools to use in the trade co...


Audi CEO arrested in Germany over diesel scandal

Munich prosecutors announced last week Stadler, Audi's CEO since 2007, and an unidentified board member were being investigated . Rupert Stadler was arr...


Saudi, Iran brace for tense OPEC meet over oil supply

Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation are said to be proposing a production boost of 1.5 million bpd, which observers and OPEC sources think is just a starting...


Telstra hit by another mobile phone outage

Telstra has confirmed services are either "interrupted" or "intermittent" and it remains unknown how long the problem will take to fix, or what is causing the o...


Australian telecom giant Telstra is slashing 8,000 jobs

Less than a month ago, Telstra warned that 2017/18 earnings would probably be towards the bottom end of its $10.1 billion to $10.6 billion guidance range. It ...