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Markets EPA Will Likely Propose Reduced Biofuel Standards in 2018
Author: 0 EPA Will Likely Propose Reduced Biofuel Standards in 2018

The Trump administration's decision to slow the nation's progression toward renewable fuel use drew criticism from industry stakeholders. The final ruling increases requirements for advanced biofuels in the biomass-based diesel category from the current 2.0 billion gallons to 2.1 billion gallons in 2018.

Markets High-End Jean Company True Religion Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection
Author: 0 High-End Jean Company True Religion Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

True Religion has taken additional steps in order to ensure a smooth and orderly transition through the Chapter 11 filing. The bankruptcy action followed what the company said was approval of a restructuring support agreement by a substantial majority of True Religion's term loan lenders and its private equity sponsor and ultimate owner, TowerBrook Capital Partners LP.

Markets France to 'ban all petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040'
Author: 0 France to 'ban all petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040'

France's latest announcement comes soon after newly elected president Emmanuel Macron revealed his intentions to make France a leading country in the fight against climate change , saying he wanted to "make the planet great again". Describing the end of petrol and diesel sales as a "public health" issue, Hulot said: "We are announcing the end of the sale of gasoline and diesel cars by 2040".

Markets United Airlines Forces Mom To Hold Toddler After Giving Away His Seat
Author: 0 United Airlines Forces Mom To Hold Toddler After Giving Away His Seat

The airline, she told the Houston Chronicle , had given her seat to a standby passenger who had paid $75. Yamauchi said the seat she purchased for her 27-month old son was given to a standby passenger. United said that it will refund the cost of Yamauchi's son's ticket and issue her a travel voucher. United announced on Wednesday that in addition to compensating Yamauchi for her son's ticket, the airline is working with staff and personnel to ensure that this type of incident doesn't ...

Markets United States lifts electronics ban on Qatar Airways flights
Author: 0 United States lifts electronics ban on Qatar Airways flights

The airline on Thursday said that with "immediate effect, all personal electronic devices can be carried on board all departures from Hamad International Airport to destinations in the United States". security measures, a spokesman for the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) said. Saudi Arabian Airlines expects to have its ban lifted by July 19, according to local media reports.

Markets Gujarat's AK Jyoti takes charge as Chief Election Commissioner
Author: 0 Gujarat's AK Jyoti takes charge as Chief Election Commissioner

The Election Commission is an autonomous body tasked with administering elections in India, and has been a three member body since 1989, functioning on the majority vote between the three members. The issue will be taken up for hearing after two months. The President appoints the Chief Election Commissioner and Election Commissioners. The bench said we don't find any procedure on appointment of CEC and ECs.

Markets The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.57 Per Share
Author: 0 The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.57 Per Share

Norges Bank acquired a new position in The Coca-Cola during the fourth quarter worth about $1,486,731,000. 17/02/2017 - Coca-Cola HBC AG (CDI) had its "Buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies. Eaton Vance Mgmt holds 0.45% of its portfolio in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) for 3.88 million shares. Several other research firms have also commented on CCE .

Markets 22nd Asian Athletics C'ships to be inaugurated at Kalinga Stadium today
Author: 0 22nd Asian Athletics C'ships to be inaugurated at Kalinga Stadium today

Sports department sources said around 42 track and field events will be held in the championship and 20 world champions are likely to take part. According to the chief minister, the Asian Athletics Championship will be followed by World Hockey League Final and Hockey World Championship.After the formal declaration of the opening of the Asian championship, athletes from 44 participating countries, including a 95-member Indian squad did the match past, while Odisha woman sprinter Srabani ...

Markets Hobby Lobby fined $3 million over smuggled Iraqi artifacts
Author: 0 Hobby Lobby fined $3 million over smuggled Iraqi artifacts

Hobby Lobby agreed to forfeit the artifacts, as well as 144 cylinder seals and an additional sum of $3m to settle the civil action, prosecutors said . "The acquisition of the artifacts was fraught with red flags", the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of NY said in a statement . Representatives for privately-held Hobby Lobby Stores Inc could not immediately be reached by Reuters for comment.

Markets RBI releases Rs 2600 crore for banks in Telangana
Author: 0 RBI releases Rs 2600 crore for banks in Telangana

The RBI reportedly intends to issue the Rs 200 notes to make daily transactions easier for people. Earlier in December previous year, Reserve Bank of India had said that it will shortly issue Rs 20 bank notes. Besides Rs 200 notes, there are talks about the government issuing new currency of Rs 1,000 denomination. There were many reports right after demonetisation that said the RBI and the government would launch a new series of Rs 1000 notes.

Markets Gold Stuck Near 8-week Lows After Fed Minutes
Author: 0 Gold Stuck Near 8-week Lows After Fed Minutes

As of Wednesday afternoon, markets were projecting a 97 percent chance that the Fed would remain on hold when it meets again in July. Yet they also pointed to other measures of the economy that appeared less encouraging - including stubbornly low wage growth and inflation, and slower residential investment, auto sales, and spending by state and local governments.

Markets ASEAN ties without any conquest and colonisation: Sushma Swaraj
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Held annually since 2009 to help to discuss politico-security, economic and socio-cultural engagement between ASEAN and India, the theme this year is "ASEAN-India Relations: Charting the Course for the Next 25 Years". She said India was committed to enhance maritime cooperation with ASEAN to realise the full potential of the ocean economy. The summit nick named as the "Delhi dialogue" was attended by important leaders including India's external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, Deputy Prime ...

Markets Civilians flee as Iraqi forces attack last Islamic State redoubt in Mosul
Author: 0 Civilians flee as Iraqi forces attack last Islamic State redoubt in Mosul

After days of fierce battles, the territory held by the militants in Mosul is rapidly shrinking, with IS now controlling just over 1 square kilometer in all, or about 0.40 square miles. At least 15 people died in the attack. Reaching the river would give Iraqi forces control over the entire city and is expected by the end of this week.

Markets This GST bill is not original, will seriously impact inflation, says Chidambaram
Author: 0 This GST bill is not original, will seriously impact inflation, says Chidambaram

The former finance minister said the traders still do not know which GST would cover them and who is levying the tax on them - whether the Centre or the state. "It is still far away from being a GST". Compliance will be a big issue for those conducting business in more than one state, he said. Hitting out at the anti-profiteering clause in the GST, under which rates should be slashed if tax was lowered, Chidambaram said, "This is the version of those who don't understand market economy".

Markets India services PMI hits 8-month high in June
Author: 0 India services PMI hits 8-month high in June

Activity in India's dominant service sector expanded at its fastest pace in eight months in June as new business orders surged , a private survey showed on Wednesday (5 July). He said: "A slowing in services sector growth completes a triple-whammy of disappointing PMI survey readings". Markit noted pockets of growth, notably in financial services and business services, but the overall picture was dimmed by levels of business spending, investment and exports failing to provide sufficient ...

Markets Global Crankshaft Market 2017 Growth, Segment, Trends and Forecast 2022
Author: 0 Global Crankshaft Market 2017 Growth, Segment, Trends and Forecast 2022

Trending factors influencing the market shares of the North America, Europe, China, Japan, Southeast Asia, India. With over 150 tables and figures examining the Industrial X-ray Inspection Systems market, the report gives you a visual, one-stop breakdown of the leading products, submarkets and market leader's market revenue forecasts as well as analysis to 2022.

Markets Backed forces breach ISIS defenses in Syrian city of Raqqa
Author: 0 Backed forces breach ISIS defenses in Syrian city of Raqqa

On Monday night, U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) issued a statement confirming that Syrian Democratic Forces ( SDF ) - supported by coalition fighters - had found a way through the historic Rafiqah Wall. USA -backed fighters completely surrounded Raqqa Sunday, after crossing the Euphrates River on the southern edge of the city. The US coalition says around 2,500 IS fighters are defending the city, which IS captured in 2014 and turned into the de-facto capital of the self-declared ...