Economía

por | Setiembre 08, 2017 | 14:21

They've since apologized , saying it was a mistake by an employee and not an attempt at price gouging. The accusations follow similar claims made as Hurricane Harvey ravaged parts of Texas last week.More than 500 complaints had been filed about price hikes during the storm, Texas Attorney Gen.

por | Setiembre 08, 2017 | 13:11

On Thursday, Amazon said it planned to invest $5 billion to create the second headquarters site, which would be announced next year. He said the city's tech sector, educational institutions, low costs of living and quality of life will all be major benefits for the city.

por | Setiembre 08, 2017 | 13:00

She said intermittent power outages have become more common in Puerto Rico the past year or so, but people such as her husband who is a doctor would feel the effect of an extended power outage. He says that this is the first hurricane he's ever experienced. "We're a little bit nervous because of what we went through with [Hurricane] George in '98", Alfonso told the Globe in a telephone interview.

por | Setiembre 07, 2017 | 20:11

Members of the Japanese parliament and Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel have also demanded tougher United Nations sanctions on North Korea. Relations between Moscow and Washington have plunged after Putin ordered the USA to sharply pare the number of USA diplomats in Russia , while Washington responded by closing the Russian consulate in San Francisco.

por | Setiembre 07, 2017 | 19:23

That is in large part thanks to a new 40kWh lithium-ion battery , replacing a 24kWh battery in the old model. With the introduction of the 2018 model, the automaker said it aims to double (or even triple) its annual sales of the Nissan LEAF .

por | Setiembre 07, 2017 | 12:55

Recently, the euro's increase in value even accelerated after breaking the psychological bar of US$1.15. During the first months of this year the rate of the two currencies kept oscillating around 1.06 that is close to parity. On Wednesday, the dollar stabilized in a quiet market, with traders look to be waiting for a number of central bank meetings, most importantly the European Central Bank on Thursday.

por | Setiembre 07, 2017 | 11:47

Bond yields move inversely to their prices. Industrial metals including copper and nickel extended a rally. North Korea successfully tested a hydrogen bomb that can be mounted onto an intercontinental ballistic missile. The ICE U.S. Dollar Index DXY, -0.06% slipped 0.03%. All of Europe's national bourses finished lower, the UK's FTSE 100 Index closing down 0.4%.

por | Setiembre 07, 2017 | 09:51

It's all about defense again. On Monday, the Packers signed free-agent linebacker Ahmad Brooks . At their core, the Packers still build through the draft. He's a tricky matchup for opposing defenses with his pass-catching ability. Among those believers was Keith Williams, a wideouts coach for San Jose State during Jones' tenure there.

por | Setiembre 07, 2017 | 00:46

The Tide led 10-7 at halftime, catching a huge break in the closing seconds when the officials didn't call a pass interference penalty. "I thought some of the issues in the passing game were not quarterback-related", Saban said. FSU head coach, Jimbo Fisher said, "Oh, I'm definitely concerned, because that's your starting quarterback and the kind of player he is and what he has".

por | Setiembre 06, 2017 | 19:26

The program, which was President Obama's signature immigration policy, allows undocumented immigrants who moved to the states as children to apply to defer deportation. House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi called Mr Trump's decision "a deeply shameful act of political cowardice and a despicable assault on innocent young people in communities across America".

por | Setiembre 06, 2017 | 18:22

Fed Governor Brainard was optimistic surrounding the global economic outlook in her speech on Tuesday and confidence in the growth outlook would also help underpin demand for crude which would help support prices. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures Clc1 advanced 15 cents at $48.81. Earlier in the trading session, the contract was up as much as 3.6 percent for the biggest intraday gain since July 25.

por | Setiembre 06, 2017 | 17:10

But once in the White House , Trump took a softer stance. Hill sources say they don't expect a DACA fix to emerge right away when Congress reconvenes next month, even if Trump scraps the program immediately before they return. "It is core to who we are at Microsoft and I believe it is core to what America is". While the program didn't face serious legal challenges until Trump became president, Attorney General Jeff Sessions has said he does not want to defend it in court, and no ...

por | Setiembre 06, 2017 | 16:43

Bitcoin is down over 5% against the dollar to $4,361.25 at 3.30 p.m. BST (10.30 a.m. ET). According to market experts, the recent decline is just profit taking by investors and is likely to ease out.There is definitely some profit making ever since Bitcoin reached the $5000 mark with many investors drawing off profits.

por | Setiembre 06, 2017 | 16:35

HMD Global , the brand behind the new Nokia phones is led by Juho Sarvikas . Sarvikas, however, refused to divulge the exact release date of the update. Powered by a 3,000mAh battery, the Nokia 6 is a dual SIM 4G VoLTE enabled smartphone and it offers micro USB port, 3.5mm earphone jack, Bluetooth, and WiFi as standard connectivity options.

por | Setiembre 06, 2017 | 16:25

It barreled through the USA fourth-largest city of Houston and has moved into the state of Louisiana earlier this week. Abbott says the Guard has conducted more than 8,500 rescues and more than 1,400 shelter-in-place and welfare checks.

por | Setiembre 06, 2017 | 13:54

The Australian's fourth place finish was even more impressive given that grid penalties after qualifying dropped him to 16th from 3rd. "Silverstone was a real empowering weekend and it kind of sparked a forest fire within me and that's hopefully reflecting in my driving", Hamilton had pointed out.

por | Setiembre 05, 2017 | 19:28

For the second day in a row, South Korea showed off its firepower . Speaking in China, he said: "Those who are stronger and smarter should show restraint". The drills, conducted in the East Sea (Sea of Japan ), involved the 2,500-ton frigate Gangwon, a 1,000-ton patrol ship and 400-ton guided-missile vessels, among others, the Navy said in a statement.

por | Setiembre 04, 2017 | 03:26

In Missouri, pump prices jumped 9 cents since Thursday, to $2.38 per gallon, up 25 cents in the past week. Motor fuel prices slipped 2.3 percent in NY on Friday amid signs some U.S. President Donald Trump has proposed selling almost half the petroleum reserve amid an oil production boom that has seen USA imports drop sharply in the past decade.

por | Setiembre 04, 2017 | 02:36

A weaker greenback tends to boost commodities tied to the currency such as gold, as it becomes cheaper to buy for other currency holders. Refinery outages continued to spread Sunday, with about 2.2 million barrels per day of refining capacity down or being brought down, according to analysts at S&P Global.

por | Setiembre 03, 2017 | 22:55

Garcia is joined at four under by Marc Leishman, Kyle Stanley and Jon Rahm after the latter birdied four of his last five holes. The Englishman opened the third round with his first of five birdies for 12-under 204 overall. It clearly worked on Friday where the weather and course played tough, but D.J. didn't break stride after his gallop into the winner's circle last weekend.