CBN lifts Forex ban on eight suspended banks

The affected banks include; United Bank for Africa (UBA), Sterling Bank Plc, Sky Bank Plc, Keystone Bank, First City Monument Bank (FCMB), Heritage Bank, Fidelity Bank, Diamond Bank, First Bank. Corroborating the CBN's Director of Banking Supervision... More..

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Top Lotte lieutenant found dead amid probe into Korean group
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Top Lotte lieutenant found dead amid probe into Korean group

The body of Vice Chairman Lee In-won was found Friday on a trail in Yangpyeong, an area just outside Seoul . The Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office said it couldn't comment on details of the probe. P...More..

ISIS top strategist killed in airstrike
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

ISIS top strategist killed in airstrike

Russian Federation has been flying its own bombing campaign in Syria in support of leader Bashar al-Assad since past year, but this is the first time they have claimed to have killed a top-ranking ISIS lead...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Apple must pay Ireland up to 13 bn Euros in taxes

According to European Commission , Ireland's selective tax treatment of Apple is illegal under EU state aid rules as it gives the company a significant advantage to other businesses. The multinational corp...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Poll Boost For Jeremy Corbyn Ahead Of Leadership Vote

The manifesto will include plans for a Universal Service Network created to bring high-speed broadband and mobile connectivity for everyone, including remote rural communities. Funding to the value of £25 bill...More..

VMware Reminds Us It's Still Working With Containers
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

VMware Reminds Us It's Still Working With Containers

Paul discussed how vSphere Integrated Containers provide developers with flexibility, portability, and speed while IT gets the security, visibility, and management capabilities of vSphere. "We have developed ne...More..

Grace VanderWaal Delivers An Incredible Performance With 'Light The Sky'
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Grace VanderWaal Delivers An Incredible Performance With 'Light The Sky'

The competition is getting tougher with acts being filtered to just 21. Catherine loves Musicality for their inspirational qualities, but with so many musicians in the mix, I believe they need a quality pe...More..

Ex-Air China worker charged by US for smuggling for Chinese military
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Ex-Air China worker charged by US for smuggling for Chinese military

Ying Lin, 46, who worked as a station chief for an unspecified global carrier at Newark Liberty worldwide Airport, smuggled the packages on flights to China in exchange for discounted liquor purchased from dipl...More..

Rupee weakens 10 paise against dollar in early trade
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Rupee weakens 10 paise against dollar in early trade

Somewhat bearish dollar overseas and sustained FII inflows lifted the rupee sentiment, a forex dealer said. But later it regained strength to hit an intra-day high of 66.95 before ending at 66.96, showing a m...More..

DOE mulls reviving Bataan Nuclear Power Plant
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

DOE mulls reviving Bataan Nuclear Power Plant

The Southeast Asian country is joining more than two dozen other countries looking to add nuclear power to their energy mix, including neighbors Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia and Thailand, Reuters reported. "W...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Danaher Corporation(NYSE:DHR) upgraded to Hold by Zacks Investment Research earlier today

On Jul 25, 2016 the shares registered one year high at $82.19 and the one year low of $61.60 was seen on Jan 26, 2016. The one year target price is $104.22 with nine analysts rating the stock a strong buy, six ...More..

Historic commercial flight from US to Cuba set to take off
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Historic commercial flight from US to Cuba set to take off

Additionally, until Congress lifts the trade embargo that prevents Americans from visiting Cuba as tourists, travelers must fall into one of the 12 pre-approved categories such as journalist, academic, or vis...More..

Historic Commercial Flight From US to Cuba Takes Off Wednesday
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Historic Commercial Flight From US to Cuba Takes Off Wednesday

Previously, most Americans flying to Cuba would either take charter flights or travel through a third country. The escalation directly led to the Cuban Missile Crisis of '62, plus trade embargos, blockades, a...More..

Coca-Cola replenishes all water used globally
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Coca-Cola replenishes all water used globally

This marks the first time a Fortune 500 company has achieved a water replenishing feat of this magnitude. For Coca-Cola, Project Catalyst set out to balance the equivalent of 100 percent of the water used i...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Mondelez ends merger discussions with Hershey, leaving Mars' dominance in tact

Confectionary conglomerate Mondelez International has chose to abandon its bid to take over American confectioner Hershey after having a $23bn (€20.5bn) offer rejected. Mondelez brands include Cadbury chocol...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Asian shares ease on cues from Wall Street, oil slips

It was up 0.9% for the month. Investors are now shifting focus to the USA employment data due on Friday, a key economic report that could sway the Federal Reserve to take action when it reviews monetary policy ...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

With Fed nearing goals, rate hikes could shield economy: Rosengren

The Federal Reserve will likely meet its USA inflation and employment goals soon and should consider that quicker interest rate rises over time could stave off risks to the economy such as rising commercial rea...More..

FIFA President Infantino Signs Contract, to Earn $1.5M Salary Annually
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

FIFA President Infantino Signs Contract, to Earn $1.5M Salary Annually

Infantino will not receive a bonus in 2016 but has benefits in the form of a vehicle, free accommodation and 2,000 francs in expenses per month. It comes after Federation Internationale de Football Associatio...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Notable Runner - Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc.'s (ISLE)

The share price of the company (NASDAQ:ISLE) was up +0.06%, with a high of 18.49 during the day and the volume of Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc . shares traded was 1039698. Quatmann Edmund L Jr offloaded 22,000 s...More..

Large Inflow of Money Detected in SL Green Realty Corporation
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Large Inflow of Money Detected in SL Green Realty Corporation

It recently traded in a range of $114.12-$116.02 at a volume of 589659 shares. The company has a market cap of $11.46 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 27.17. They set a neutral rating for the company....More..