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  • China’s central bank warns of ‘Minsky moment’ as economy powers ahead

    October 19, 2017 4:22 PM 175

    Warning about asset bubbles comes as global growth engine is poised for first acceleration since 2010 China’s central bank chief on Thursday issued a stark warning about asset bubbles in the world’s second-largest economy, which looks set to clock its first acceleration in annual growth since 2010, driven by public spending and record bank lending

  • Cramer: Don't let iPhone 8 order worries keep you out of Apple stock

    October 19, 2017 2:45 PM 128

    Investors shouldn't let worries about Apple's iPhone orders keep them out of the stock's likely run higher, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Thursday. Cramer said on "Squawk on the Street" that news about supply concerns or iPhone orders has plagued Apple investors "since the beginning of time." "How many times have people sold it on that kind of stuff?" said Cramer

  • Apple slams Qualcomm suit seeking iPhone ban in China

    October 16, 2017 10:31 PM 163

    Apple has rejected as “meritless” a legal move by Qualcomm to ban iPhone sales in China, the latest salvo in a bitter patent battle between the two United States (US) tech giants. Bloomberg News reported on Saturday that Qualcomm had filed a lawsuit in Beijing seeking a ban on the assembly and sale of iPhones in China ─ a vital Apple manufacturing base and sales

  • Worlds 'most useless airport' opens

    October 15, 2017 7:10 PM 135

    An airport dubbed "the most useless airport in the world" by British media is finally in operation. The first scheduled commercial airline service to the remote British island of St Helena in the south Atlantic landed safely on Saturday. The flight, an SA Airlink service from South Africa, ends the island's reliance on a ship which sailed every three

  • B2Gold Corp (BTG) Under Analyst Spotlight

    October 15, 2017 7:22 AM 128

    Amid volatile financial markets and the presidential election, various investment brokerages have made amendments to their price targets and ratings on shares of B2Gold Corp (BTG). Based on the latest brokerage notes which have been released to investors, 5 brokers have issued a rating of “strong buy”, 12 brokers “buy”, 0 brokers “neutral”, 0 brokers

  • Qualcomm Inc. Gets Fined Nearly $800 Million in Taiwan

    October 14, 2017 5:15 PM 127

    The chipmaker faces a huge fine in its third largest market. Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) was recently hit with a NT $23.4 billion ($774 million) fine by the Taiwanese Fair Trade Commission (FTC), which claims that the chipmaker unfairly manipulated prices and intentionally hampered its competition. This represents the commission's highest ever fine since

  • St Helena now boarding

    October 14, 2017 7:32 AM 144

    JOHANNESBURG - Life for the people of St Helena will change forever on Saturday when the first regular commercial flight from the outside world touches down on the remote Atlantic island's windswept new runway. The British island of just over 4,000 people, where the locals are called "Saints", is known best as the rocky outcrop where French emperor Napoleon

  • 80% discounts are back as Amazon, Flipkart start Diwali sale

    October 14, 2017 4:56 AM 164

    With the festival of lights drawing closer, ecommerce companies have been shining a spotlight on online sales to acquire new customers and retain existing ones. And in what may possibly be the last Diwali sale this year, both Flipkart and Amazon India are hosting their four-day long festivals starting today. With big deals on top brands, coupled with massive

  • Save big on Infinix Note 4, Hot 4 Pro during Flipkart's 'Big Diwali Sale'

    October 14, 2017 1:52 AM 110

    New Delhi [India], Oct 13 (ANI): With Diwali around the corner and in a quest to make the festive season celebrations bigger and memorable, Infinix Smartphones has come up with attractive offers and discounts on Flipkart 'Big Diwali Sale' from October 14 till October 17. "As the consumer sentiments amidst the festivities is already on a high and Diwali

  • Qualcomm trying to get iPhone manufacture and sales banned in China

    October 13, 2017 10:58 PM 136

    Qualcomm Inc. filed lawsuits in China seeking to ban the sale and manufacture of iPhones in the country, the chipmaker’s biggest shot at Apple Inc. so far in a sprawling and bitter legal fight. The San Diego-based company aims to inflict pain on Apple in the world’s largest market for smartphones and cut off production in a country where most iPhones