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by | September 11, 2017 | 19:37

The lesser-known urban counterpart to Superchargers is Destination Charging. Tesla opened the first two station in city centers Monday as part of a larger push to expand the network, the company said in a blog post. In expanding its supercharger network, Tesla is paving the way for the arrival of its Model 3, its cheapest vehicle yet. It's a welcome improvement to the Tesla charging network.

by | September 11, 2017 | 19:07

In an interesting twist, the Wall Street Journal reported that cryptocurrencies haven't been banned outright. On Monday, bitcoin was up by 6.5 percent at 25,253 yuan ($3,871.67) on the Huobi platform. The decision impacted trading prices for nearly all virtual currencies. The Chinese bitcoin exchanges have also confirmed that they have not received any such intimation from the authorities and this has helped the bitcoin prices to bounce again from the $4000 region for the second time in a ...

by | September 11, 2017 | 18:27

The appeal lodged by Google will not help it to suspend the fine, however, it can put the money in a blocked account until the final decision. "What Google has done is illegal under EU antitrust rules", EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager at the time.

by | September 11, 2017 | 18:18

SpaceX launched the Air Force's X-37B robotic space plane on its latest months-long, classified mission today - marking another first for the company, with an oncoming hurricane adding to the pressure. However, at least some of the mission objectives relate to testing in-space technologies with potential military applications. "A strong relationship with our mission partners, such as the Air Force Rapid Capabilities Office, is vital toward maintaining the Eastern Range as the world's premiere ...

by | September 11, 2017 | 18:08

Average retail gasoline prices in Chattanooga have risen 4.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.56 per gallon on sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 170 gas outlets in Chattanooga. "I think that the rainfall was historic, for one thing, nearly 52 inches of rain", Maguire said. Hurricane Harvey caused damage to many refineries along the Gulf Coast, pushing prices up.

by | September 11, 2017 | 16:54

That helped to boost the attractiveness of the country's export-oriented stocks. European markets fluctuated before closing slightly higher on Friday even as a rising euro put exporters under pressure and mining stocks sagged after the release of disappointing exports data from China.

by | September 11, 2017 | 16:42

A spokesperson for the airport told ABC News if passengers are stranded after the last flight leaves, they will be bused to a shelter. Thank goodness there was one out of Miami . What can airlines can do in this type of situation? Is your flight on time? "The terminals with most damage are J, H, G, F and E", MIA Airport spokesman Greg Chin said.

by | September 11, 2017 | 16:27

The Irma displacements are "one of the biggest weather-related" movements, said Doug Blissit, an air services consultant for Mead & Hunt in Atlanta. Daytona Beach International Airport will close at 6 p.m. Hurricane Harvey pushed US unemployment claims to the highest level in more than two years, after many workplaces in Texas were damaged by wind or submerged by floods.

by | September 11, 2017 | 16:16

With the new GST cess, the taxation on mid-sized passenger cars have been nearly restored to the pre-GST levels, while taxes on luxury cars and SUVs have been slightly moderated as compared to the pre-GST rates, it said. While automobile companies expect this change in the GST rate to have a negative impact on the vehicle sales, the impact may be limited. "Even though we had a headspace of hiking cess by 10 per cent, it has been hiked by up to 7 per cent", Jaitley had said.

by | September 11, 2017 | 16:12

The Supreme Court will hear the matter on November 13th. The buyers had asked the Supreme Court for protection as Jaypee Infratech is one of 12 companies being pursued by its lenders under the direction of India's central bank. Jain was earlier given six-months time period to submit a plan for revival of the company. Homebuyers in Jaypee Infratech projects were required to fill up forms to register claims in the corporate insolvency resolution process against the firm by 31 August.

by | September 11, 2017 | 15:54

Finance ministers from Germany, France, Italy, and Spain, want the European Commission to design a new EU tax on digital firms based on revenues, according to a document published by Politico on September 9. The proposal follows recent news, wherein the European Union ordered Apple to repay A$19.7 billion in back taxes from past year. Giving large companies such as Apple and Amazon - the most valuable companies in the world nearing trillion dollar valuations, a pass on taxes seems ...

by | September 11, 2017 | 15:47

Equifax has created a website , www.equifaxsecurity2017.com, for consumers to see if their information is at risk and is offering freed credit monitoring. Mark Mattioli, Chief of Montana's Office of Consumer Protection, said the reason why Equifax suffered its data breach are not as important as what Montanans must now do to ensure that their own personal information is protected.

by | September 11, 2017 | 15:40

Henry wrote in his column for The Sun : "Neymar and Mbappe joining PSG is great for the French league". "I am proud to be part of this attacking superteam of PSG, and I will do my best to get into the team". "I've always said that the Champions League is a special competition, it is the competition for the big players and where we see the big players".

by | September 11, 2017 | 15:16

HCP, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAFM) has risen 33.01% since September 7, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.69% the S&P500. Kopernik Global Investors Llc increased Turquoise Hill Res Ltd (TRQ) stake by 3.35% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.

by | September 11, 2017 | 14:32

USA leader Donald Trump has agreed to sell South Korea arms worth billions of dollars on the backdrop of the standoff over North Korea's missile and nuclear tests , White House said. "If North Korea doesn't stop its provocations , we could face an unpredictable situation in the future", Moon said. Moon took office in May calling for a diplomatic focus, but the torrid pace of North Korea's weapons tests had hardened his government's stance .

by | September 11, 2017 | 14:25

Even while approving the new installations-which are likely to irritate neighbors China and Russia-South Korean officials insisted the deployment was "provisional", as the environmental survey Moon demanded had not yet been completed before North Korea's alleged hydrogen bomb test this week.

by | September 11, 2017 | 14:16

The success of "It" comes after a tumultuous and underperforming summer movie-going season that left the year-to-date box office down almost 7 percent from last year. The Reese Witherspoon romantic comedy was torpedoed by bad reviews -32% approval on Rotten Tomatoes and a 43/100 from Metacritic- and a marketing campaign that made it look far scarier than IT.

by | September 11, 2017 | 14:05

Following this, A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud has asked the company associates to submit a plan on how they will protect homebuyers' interest. A day later, IDBI Bank approached the court seeking restoration of insolvency proceedings against Jaypee Infratech . The apex court, in effect, allowed the insolvency proceedings against Jaypee Infratech to continue but stayed the proceedings initiated against it in other fora like the ...

by | September 11, 2017 | 13:24

Many experts believe that Chinese officials accelerated this process over the summer as Bitcoin price grew from $3,000 to almost $5,000, fueling market speculation by domestic investors, and driving Chinese Yuan value down as people started using Bitcoin to move funds in and out of the country, bypassing and disrupting traditional Chinese financial institutions.

by | September 11, 2017 | 13:25

Petra said in its statement a government agency is responsible for valuing gem parcels that are exported to Antwerp, not the company. Petra Diamonds Ltd said on Monday a parcel of diamonds from a mine it co-owns in Tanzania was blocked from export and that authorities were questioning some personnel.

by | September 11, 2017 | 13:07

A Tesla Model S 60 owner in Florida reached out to us with nearly 40 more miles than in his usual full charge and a new "75" badge in his vehicle software. Fortune has reached out to Tesla to confirm reports of the upgrade. With Harvey still in recent memory, many owners in the path of Hurricane Irma, which includes most of Southwestern Florida, drove out of the area when the first evacuation recommendations were announced.

by | September 11, 2017 | 12:37

The last stock price is down -1.68% from the 200-day moving average, compared to the Standard & Poor's 500 Index which has increased 0.04% over the same time period. The stock has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, November 9. Janney Montgomery Scott Llc decreased Astrazeneca Plc Adr (AZN) stake by 14.3% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.

by | September 11, 2017 | 12:28

The UK government today awarded contracts priced at £57.5 per megawatt hour for the nearly 1.4GW Hornsea 2 and 950MW Moray 1 projects off Yorkshire and Scotland respectively and £74.75/MWh for Triton Knoll off Lincolnshire. Offshore wind developers have focused relentlessly on innovation, and the sector is investing £17.5 billion into the United Kingdom over the next 4 years whilst saving our consumers money.

by | September 11, 2017 | 11:45

But Branson marveled at the aftermath. Irma is now classified as a Category 5 storm , higher than Hurricane Harvey's rating of Category 4, which brought devastation to the greater Houston area last week. Before the storm hit, Branson joked " Knowing our wonderful team as I do, I suspect there will be little wine left in the cellar when we all emerge ".

by | September 11, 2017 | 10:52

The move, first reported last night by Sky News , is understood to have been agreed with Keith Cochrane, Carillion's interim chief executive, who took the role in July. During this time he has advised on numerous transformations and restructurings for United Kingdom companies. It also announced that he would be replaced by the finance director of Carillion's United Kingdom construction business, Emma Mercer, on a permament basis.