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Debut of SpaceX, Boeing crew capsules off until next year. Debut of SpaceX, Boeing crew capsules off until next year.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - The debut of SpaceX and Boeing crew capsules is off until next year. NASA said this week that the first commercial test flights have slipped from late this year into next. SpaceX is shooting for a January shakedown of its Dragon capsule, without anyone on board. Boeing is aiming for a March trial run of its Starliner capsule, also minus astronauts. Those tests wou...
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3Q Fund Review: A hot, America First summer for investments. 3Q Fund Review: A hot, America First summer for investments.
NEW YORK (AP) - For investments this summer, it was all America First. Funds that focus on U.S. stocks charged to record heights, bolstered by Apple and other companies reporting tax-cut-fueled profit gains that were even more eye-popping than analysts expected. The U.S. economy also hit its fastest growth rate in nearly four years, and S&P; 500 index funds are on track for their best quarter i...
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Trump: 'We are under no pressure' to make trade deal with China. Trump: 'We are under no pressure' to make trade deal with China.
President Trump said Thursday that he is “under no pressure” to strike a trade deal with China. “We are under no pressure to make a deal with China, they are under pressure to make a deal with us,” tweeted the president. The comment appeared aimed at a Wall Street Journal report about Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin offering Beijing a new round of trade talks ahead of plans to hit China...
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Musk says he's talking with Saudi fund to take Tesla private. Musk says he's talking with Saudi fund to take Tesla private.
Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund would be the main source of money for Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s grand plan to take the company private, but the deal isn’t done yet, Musk disclosed in a blog on Monday. The fund approached Musk about going private multiple times during the past two years, and Musk says he left a July 31 meeting with no question that the deal could be closed. That’s why he tweete...
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IT fiasco pushes TSB into a loss IT fiasco pushes TSB into a loss
The technology meltdown at TSB earlier this year has cost the bank £176.4m, pushing it into a half-year loss. In April, almost two million customers lost access to online banking services after the bungled introduction of a new IT system. TSB says only 37% of more than 130,000 complaints have been resolved so far, and some IT issues are continuing. It reported a loss of £107.4m in the six...
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How Netflix went from pioneer to powerhouse How Netflix went from pioneer to powerhouse
When Netflix started out in 1999, as a mail-order DVD service, few would have bet that it would become a force that even the biggest media companies fear. In the early days it hastened the demise of neighbourhood movie rental stores. But it was in 2007 that it made the crucial move. That year it became a pioneer of online streaming, a development that would upend the media industry's traditi...
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$1.6 trillion economy: Texas is CNBC's top state for business in America this year $1.6 trillion economy: Texas is CNBC's top state for business in America this year
"The Texas economy remains in a broad-based expansion,” said Dallas Federal Reserve economists Christopher Slijk and Jason Saving in a recent report. “The state’s energy sector continues to boom, and areas of the state tied to oil and gas are growing at their strongest pace since 2014.” Texas has added more than 350,000 jobs in the past year, with the largest increase in the energy sector. Put ...
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Iran-Pakistan gas project to be pursued: Mandviwalla Iran-Pakistan gas project to be pursued: Mandviwalla
ISLAMABAD: Acting Chairman of the Senate Saleem Mandviwalla said on Tuesday that Pakistan was keen to see rapid progress on the Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline project and the government would pursue the project as it was in the interest of the country. He expressed the hope that the project would soon see the light of day. Talking to Ambassador of Iran Mehdi Hunardost at the Parliament House, Mr Ma...
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IMF agrees to loan up to $50bn for Argentina IMF agrees to loan up to $50bn for Argentina
The International Monetary Fund has agreed to lend Argentina up to $50bn (£37.2bn) as the country seeks to bolster its struggling economy. The three-year agreement must still be approved by the IMF board. Argentina, which has been plagued by economic problems for years, asked for assistance from the IMF on 8 May after its currency hit an all-time low. The country has committed to tackle i...
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Fiat Chrysler recalls 4.8 million US cars Fiat Chrysler recalls 4.8 million US cars
Fiat Chrysler is recalling 4.8 million US vehicles over a defect that could prevent drivers from turning off cruise control. It warned owners, including those outside the US, not to use the function until they get software upgrades. The Italian-American car maker said no injuries or crashes were related to the large recall campaign. But it had one report of a driver of a 2017 Dodge Journe...
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