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Political Tensions Facing Amazon H2Q Finalists Emerge in New Jersey

The city of Newark has proposed a mix of existing and planned downtown properties, including Two Gateway Center (pictured above), for Amazon’s HQ2.The financial and political tension emerging as 20 .....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJul 12th, 2018

Egypt"s Sisi Begins Second Term Facing Ire Over Prices

Working-class resentment and political tensions present tough challenges to Abdel Fattah Al Sisi as the Egyptian president starts his second term......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 2nd, 2018

Egypt"s Sisi Begins Second Term Facing Ire Over High Prices

Working-class resentment and political tensions present tough challenges to Abdel Fattah Al Sisi as the Egyptian president starts his second term......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 2nd, 2018

Egypt"s Sisi Begins Second Term Facing Public Anger Over High Prices

Working-class resentment and political tensions present tough challenges to Abdel Fattah Al Sisi as the Egyptian president starts his second term......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 2nd, 2018

Venezuela Frees Jailed Dissidents Under International Pressure

Venezuela’s authoritarian government, facing more and tougher international sanctions, freed 39 political prisoners Friday in a bid to ease tensions in the crisis-racked nation......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 1st, 2018

Egypt"s Sisi to Begin Second Term Facing Anger Over High Prices

Working-class resentment and political tensions present tough challenges to Abdel Fattah Al Sisi as the Egyptian president starts his second term......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 1st, 2018

Egypt"s Sisi to Begin Second Term Facing Anger Over Rising Prices

Working-class resentment and political tensions present tough challenges to Abdel Fattah Al Sisi as the Egyptian president starts his second term after a one-sided election......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 1st, 2018

Amazon just visited New Jersey — and the state is offering a $7 billion incentive to land HQ2

AP Earlier this year, Amazon chose 20 North American cities as finalists to receive its second headquarters, HQ2. Amazon officials have started making visits to the to.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 13th, 2018

Target is facing off against Amazon with its own super fast grocery delivery service — here"s how it works

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Shipt Thanks to Target's acquisition of grocery delivery company S.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 19th, 2018

Rep. Keith Ellison Slams Amazon for Selling ‘Hate Group’ Merchandise

Probably not the press Jeff Bezos was hoping for this Prime Day. Prime Day is here, but Amazon is facing backlash for selling merchandise promoted by known hate groups. Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) sent a letter to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Tues.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 17th, 2018

Top Ten: Weekend roundup: How the U.S. can save on health care without rationing | Hedging inflated FAANG stocks | Don’t buy these items on Amazon Prime Day

Reducing health-care costs without political nonsense; reducing FAANG exposure risk and a closer look at Amazon’s bargains......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 13th, 2018

Europe Sees Trade Tensions With U.S. Eating Into Economic Growth

The European Union cut its 2018 eurozone growth forecast as the bloc’s nascent trade conflict with the U.S. and political upheavals within the EU threaten to derail the common-currency area’s economic momentum......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

U.S. earnings hopes and trade war lull keep world shares near three-week high

World shares hovered near three-week highs on Tuesday, supported by optimism about U.S. company earnings and expectations that global economic growth can withstand trade tensions, although political bickering kept British markets on the backfoot......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 10th, 2018

The myth of the Amazon monopoly: Antitrust experts puzzled by what"s become "a very political debate"

Despite its growing influence over one industry after another, Amazon shows none of the signs of a monopoly, experts say. But that could change if the Seattle retailer wipes out the competition......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 6th, 2018

Facebook"s Cambridge Analytica scandal draws growing federal scrutiny

Facebook is facing a widening inquiry from the federal government, with three federal agencies and the Department of Justice looking into how the political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica obtained the personal data of up to 71 million Americans......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 2nd, 2018

Stocks rally as political tensions with China fade

Stocks rose sharply Wednesday as a crackdown on Chinese tech investments by the Trump administration was less restrictive than expected......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 27th, 2018

Stocks rally as political tensions with China fade

Stocks rose sharply Wednesday as a crackdown on Chinese tech investments by the Trump administration was less restrictive than expected......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 27th, 2018

Amazon Hires "Army Of Lobbyists" As Political Spending Outpaces WalMart, ExxonMobil

Amazon shares were sent reeling Thursday following the Supreme Court’s decision allowing state.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 21st, 2018

What officials are saying about N.C."s chances for Amazon HQ2

The Seattle-based e-retailer reportedly will whittle its top 20 list down just a few finalists......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2018

Dollar scales 11-month peak, oil slides ahead of OPEC

LONDON (Reuters) - Simmering trade and political tensions weighed on European and world shares on Thursday, while oil prices were under pressure ahead of an OPEC meeting that could boost the global supply of crude......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 21st, 2018

Crossing The 16% Chasm Is AfD"s Goal In Merkel Fight

Authored by Tom Luongo, The big news of the week is that German Chancellor Angela Merkel is facing the toughest challenge to her long political career from within he.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 19th, 2018