Economía

por | Junio 25, 2017 | 12:36

Immelt, 61, is stepping aside after 16 years as the head of the conglomerate. Recent reports say GE is considering selling the lighting business, which could fetch about $500 million. The announcement caps a long career for Immelt, who joined the company in 1982 and who has navigated several crises during his tenure as GE's top executive.

por | Junio 25, 2017 | 11:59

Their action plan: Keep talking. Moulton said he supports Ohio's Tim Ryan , who challenged Pelosi for the position of House Minority Leader in November and lost 134-63. The Democrats have done it again, forming another circular firing squad to blow their chances of winning the Georgia House Special Election in its 6th District.

por | Junio 25, 2017 | 10:32

But online delivery of groceries has been tough to pull off. As for Amazon's current offer, "give Jeff [Bezos] credit, he's getting a great deal here", Greif said. Amazon Go shops are convenience stores that don't use cashiers or checkout lines, but use a tracking system that of sensors, algorithms, and cameras to determine what a customer has bought .

por | Junio 25, 2017 | 08:35

He's particularly concerned about spending cuts to Medicaid included in the bill . Republicans hold 52 out of 100 Senate seats, so they can afford only two defections; in that case, Vice-President Mike Pence would be brought in to break a 50-50 tie.

por | Junio 25, 2017 | 08:23

Chandrasekhar Rao has done injustice to the minorities by supporting the NDA's Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind who opposed reservations for minorities. She was chosen after a party meeting that included 17 opposition parties. As per it, Pawar was reluctant to even attend meeting of Opposition parties, leading to fears fears that he would throw a wrench in their efforts for unity.

por | Junio 25, 2017 | 06:24

They drew 2-2 with Portugal in the first group match , and crept past New Zealand 2-1 in the second. Mexico eliminated hosts Russian Federation with a 2-1 win to join Portugal on seven points, with the Gold Cup winners to meet the second-placed side from Group B in the last four.

por | Junio 25, 2017 | 04:57

Heller, facing a competitive re-election battle next year, said he was opposing the legislation because of the cuts it would make in Medicaid. Political pressure from the White House was already mounting against Heller, with the outside group America First Policies, which supports President Trump , was preparing a major ad buy targeting the Nevada senator.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 14:42

World stock markets edged higher on Thursday, buoyed by a modest rebound in oil prices after the commodity hit 10-month lows, while the US yield curve managed to stall its recent flattening. SPX lost 1.11 points, or 0.05 percent, to 2,434.5 and the Nasdaq Composite . IXIC added 2.73 points, or 0.04 percent, to 6,236.69. Output rose last week to 9.35 million barrels a day, the highest level since August 2015, according to data from the Energy Information Administration.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 14:15

Still, younger members disappointed by the November results and the recent slate of special elections have said it's time for new leadership. Some hints of dissension is being seen on Capital Hill among the Democrats following the loss in the Georgia house race.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 13:22

The price, therefore, of 12/5 (3 .60) for a Portuguese win and over 2.5 goals in the game appeals, with each of Portugal's last seven victories coming in matches with at least three goals. However, Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) said last week terrorism did not pose any threat to Confederations Cup participants and spectators.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 12:58

The Georgia special election to fill the seat vacated by Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price drew the most attention. Republicans. One such ad warned that Ossoff would be a " rubber stamp for Pelosi's agenda ". Seth Moulton (D-Mass.) is calling on his fellow Democrats to look to the future and stop dwelling on past losses. "I think I'm worth the trouble", Pelosi said at her weekly briefing with reporters on Thursday at the Capitol.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 12:51

Oil held losses below $45 a barrel after sliding to the lowest in seven months as USA gasoline supplies unexpectedly rose for a second week. Brent crude oil fell 30 United States cents to $46.70 a barrel, its weakest since May 5 and just above six-month lows, before recovering a little ground to trade at $46.80 by 7.55am GMT.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 12:23

A special election run-off for a suburban Atlanta seat in Congress looked set for a tight finish on Tuesday, with polls showing a very narrow lead for the Democratic candidate seeking to take a district held by Republicans since the 1970s.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 08:30

According to Politico , the Senate bill does allow states to waive insurance rules and weaken protections for certain medical conditions. The plan would scale back aid to the poor and kill a tax on the wealthy. Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer said the new bill was "heartless", warning it would eventually cut Medicaid even more steeply than the House legislation, which slashes it by $800 billion over a decade.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 08:12

He expects Amazon to put pressure on grocery stores to lower prices. "I think the most important aspect of the purchase is that it gives Amazon 440 refrigerated distribution centers in the USA and probably puts their distribution presence within 10 miles of 80% of the population and within 90% of the wealthy population", he wrote in an email to CNBC.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 06:51

Rockwell and Manpower are ramping up a joint training program and aim to "upskill" 1,000 workers each year, starting next year and continuing into the foreseeable future, Manpower said. Susan Collins, R-Maine, to give companies tax incentives for apprenticeships. There's a key difference between the Trump and Obama approaches, however: Obama wanted the government to fund training programs and help organize them.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 06:51

The side was otherwise as expected from the one that beat Samoa 78-0 last Friday, with Ardie Savea shifting to the bench to make way for Read. O'Mahony missed Ireland's first-ever win over the All Blacks, the stunning 40-29 in Chicago on November 5.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 21:08

The package represents McConnell's attempt to quell criticism by party moderates and conservatives and win the support he needs in a vote he hopes to stage next week. Rick Pollack, president and CEO of the American Hospital Association, said the Senate Better Care Reconciliation Act "moves in the opposite direction" from "key principles" the AHA had set down to protect health insurance coverage, particularly for vulnerable patients.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 20:42

Collins called the Medicaid piece "the most significant budget move for counties ever" and said that it would fix and stabilize county finances for the next 50 years. On the other hand, GOP Sens. Sens. Dean Heller of Nevada, facing a competitive 2018 re-election battle, Rob Portman of OH and Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia expressed concerns about the bill's cuts to Medicaid and drug addiction efforts.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 19:53

His rapid ascent over the past two years has symbolised the hopes of the kingdom's young population, more than half of which is under 25, AFP said. The king's decision to remove the previous crown prince, Mohammed bin Nayef, 57, capped more than two years of changes that have erased decades of royal custom and reordered the power structure inside the kingdom, a close U.S.