A feud between Uber drivers and metered taxi drivers turned the streets of Johannesburg's most affluent neighbourhoods into a battleground on Thursday evening, September 7. Meanwhile, Twitter users called the situation "volatile", after police reportedly used stun grenades to disperse the crowd. But one driver says they can't take the attacks anymore.
The Orlando Melbourne International Airport halted all flights Saturday evening to and from the Brevard County airport as Hurricane Irma's outer bands started reaching Central Florida . Shawn Woodford and his wife were about to board a flight home for Canada when fire trucks and police cars came "flying across the tarmac" and "surrounded a plane at the gate next to us", he told The Associated Press .
Commercial flights will cease at West Palm Beach Airport at 7:00 p.m., at Fort Lauderdale's airport at 7:45 p.m. and at Key West Airport at 8 p.m. on Friday. Flight cancellations continue to affect Miami International Airport. Air Canada announced on Friday that they had canceled all flights to and from Florida beginning Saturday, Sept.
Exxon Mobil Corp now has $341.07 billion valuation. In terms of the stock price in relation to its moving averages, company shares are 3.24% away from the 20-day moving average and 2.86% off of the 50-day average. Finally, Wedbush reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and set a $129.00 price objective (up previously from $125.00) on shares of Royal Caribbean Cruises in a research report on Tuesday, August 8th.
Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC now owns 1,109 shares of the media conglomerate's stock worth $109,000 after buying an additional 100 shares in the last quarter. Therefore 39% are positive. Zacks Investment Research raised Time Warner from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $113.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Thursday, July 13th.
CyPhy, which counts UPS among its investors, says it builds "advanced aerial platforms are designed for customers in defense, public safety, and commercial industries". "The measure of success for the American Red Cross on this pilot will be to prove that drones can help support, complement and accelerate the work already being done by our tremendous volunteers", said Brad Kieserman, VP of disaster services and logistics.
United expected to cancel most flights to and from southern Florida from Saturday through Monday. In a statement to Money , AA confirmed it had added 16 flights to Miami and added more than 3,600 seats on a "limited availability". Last week, Category 4 Hurricane Harvey landed in Texas and swallowed up much of Houston with powerful winds and deadly flooding. Miami hasn't announced if it will cease commercial flying during the storm, but once sustained winds hit 55 miles per hour, ...
As Southeast Texas continues to recover from the effects of Hurricane Harvey , motorists in 26 US states are paying 25 to 44 cents more for a gallon of unleaded gasoline compared to one week ago, according to newly-released data from AAA .
Once the storm hits, officials warn citizens not to put themselves or their family into more harm. Seeing Harvey's destruction in Texas was a large factor is their decision to evacuate. Main stem river flooding could persist after the storm. SC could also see heavy rain and flooding in some inland regions. "Everyone should be prepared for the potential for strong, possibly damaging wind gusts and heavy rain, beginning as early as Monday morning", the weather service said in a ...
The firm earned "Hold" rating on Tuesday, December 20 by Berenberg. Numis Securities maintained the stock with "Add" rating in Thursday, June 1 report. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. The insider HUDAK JAMES L sold 2,250 shares worth $100,132. Therefore 67% are positive. The rating was downgraded by Evercore on Friday, May 27 to "Hold".
Over the last three months, the shares of the company have changed -24.76% and performed -22.15% over the last six months. These holdings make up 46.52% of the company's outstanding shares. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 4.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.
You will need an internet connection of some kind. It also has a flashlight, strobe and alarm. The free Internet "walkie-talkie" app - which relies on cellphone data plans or WiFi and is created to operate in places where signals are weak - became the top app on iTunes and Google Play Wednesday .
The PR firm was expelled from the industry trade body after being accused of stirring up racial hatred in South Africa. Bell Pottinger's clients had ranged from multinational businesses to governments, public sector organisations, entrepreneurs and some of the world's richest individuals.
Uber rival Taxify has temporarily halted operations in London, the company said on Friday, after local regulator Transport for London said the new market entrant had failed to obtain a proper operating licence. Taxify is not alone in facing licencing issues amongst pioneering taxi firms in London. " Taxify is providing technology to City Drive, which is the operator and it has the contracts with the drivers, who are the final transport providers", CEO Markus Villig said earlier this week.
Northern & Shell is owned by Richard Desmond, who paid £125m for the Express titles in 2000. The "Irish Daily Star " is a joint venture between Northern & Shell and Independent News & Media, owner of the Irish Independent. But the talks came to nothing and were ended in typically forthright style by Desmond in December of that year that he said he was irritated by what he saw as the " Mirror Group's using his name and prolonging the idea of a deal perhaps as a cheap means of shoring up ...
TransCanada wants to suspend and may even cancel its proposed $15.7-billion Energy East pipeline , which would carry tar sands oil across most of the Canadian continent. "Continuing to pursue this ill-conceived project is throwing good money after bad". On Friday, the NEB said it has suspended its review of the Energy East and Eastern Mainline projects for 30 days, following the company's request.
Investors were bailing out on Equifax a day after the credit monitoring company said a data breach exposed the Social Security numbers and other personal data of 143 million Americans. The breach is ironic, considering that many customers come to Equifax after being victimized from other services. It wasn't clear how the hackers could have accessed Social Security numbers in bulk unless that information was stored in an unencrypted format.
Last week, several Lyft drivers brought a class action lawsuit against Uber over its use of the secret software, but the claim was dismissed . Uber's attorneys at the time argued that the intel it had gathered was "readily accessible to the general public".
The ONS noted: "Following strong growth in June 2017, private housing fell by £95m, representing the main downward pressure on construction output". It said this was due to a widening of the goods trade deficit by £1.1bn, partially offset by an increase in the services trade surplus by £0.7bn. United Kingdom industrial production rose 0.2% for July which was in line with consensus forecasts with the year-on-year growth rate edging higher to 0.4% from 0.3%.
The ban on diesel powered cars will apply to both its UberX drivers and the UberXL service for larger cars. Despite Toyota Prius being directly associated to Uber, the company revealed that fewer than 50 per cent of its London UberX drivers have a hybrid or electric vehicle.
Oil prices dipped on Thursday over fears that Hurricane Irma in the Caribbean could interrupt crude shipments in and out of the United States, and as Libyan output began to recover from disruptions. Gulf Coast region continues to come back online post hurricane Harvey , with 1.0 million [barrels a day] of refining capacity still fully shut down, and 2.7 million b/d of capacity in the process of restarting", Jenna Delaney, senior oil analyst at PIRA Energy, an analytics unit of S&P Global ...
In Europe, Germany's was up 0.9 percent at 12,324 while the CAC 40 in France was 0.7 percent higher at 5,135. Also moving lower, although unrelated to the above, the USA dollar was still on the defensive against the Japanese yen , retreating 0.62% to 108.54.
In its latest monthly Labour Force Survey report released Friday, the federal agency said the province's jobless rate declined slightly - it was 5.0 per cent in July - even though the local economy posted a net gain of only 300 new jobs for the month.
OTTAWA, While Quebec is still under consideration, Ontario announced Friday that the cannabis will be sold in "stores the self-employed", supervised by the LCBO, the equivalent of the Société des alcools du Québec (SAQ ). Morgan explained that the province has four priorities for its system: restricting the illegal market, keeping pot away from children and youth, protecting health and promoting safety on roadways, workplaces and public spaces.
HBL Pakistan was penalised by the New York State Department of Financial Services ( DFS ) for deficiencies in risk management and for not adhering to the Bank Secrecy Act/Anti-Money laundering compliance programmes since 2015. However, the bank failed to comply with the orders , according to reports . The review showed HBL had failed to properly screen thousands of transactions and had processed payments for known criminals and sanctioned entities, among other failings.