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Markets VW unveils trade-in scheme for British buyers
Author: 0 VW unveils trade-in scheme for British buyers

This scrappage scheme is the first to promise that these older diesel vehicles traded in will be taken off the road and scrapped. The old auto needs to have been registered before 1 January 2010, while the scrappage scheme runs until the end of the year.

Markets Rites of fall: Starbucks hatches popular fall drink
Author: 0 Rites of fall: Starbucks hatches popular fall drink

For those who like to brew Starbucks-inspired drinks at home , the new PSL ground coffee option features Starbucks' lightest roast coffee with notes of pumpkin, cinnamon and nutmeg. She isn't the only one. McKelvey pointed out that the store had a sign that stated the PSL launched on September 1. This new concoction brings together two fan favourites: the Pumpkin Spice latte and the Chai Latte.

Markets US Job Growth Slower But Still Strong in August
Author: 0 US Job Growth Slower But Still Strong in August

Staffing Industry Analysts' Perspective- This month's job report appears a bit soft, with the 156,000 job gains below the consensus prediction ( reported by Bloomberg) of 180,000. In addition, monthly jobs reports can be volatile - especially figures for August, when employers are gearing up for the start of fall and the government can't always precisely factor the changes into its employment data.

Markets Gasoline prices to spike as Hurricane Harvey hits petroleum system
Author: 0 Gasoline prices to spike as Hurricane Harvey hits petroleum system

A break in the same pipeline in September 2016 caused gasoline shortages and prices to spike about 20 cents a gallon in Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. At the same time, there is competition for supplies as shippers are sending gasoline from NY to markets in Georgia and Florida, where supplies are also tight.

Markets SC couple sues Amazon over eclipse glasses
Author: 0 SC couple sues Amazon over eclipse glasses

The suit is seeking class action status, compensation for damages suffered by plaintiffs, restitution for all monies wrongfully obtained by Amazon, injunctive relief barring Amazon from engaging in similar behavior in the future, and coverage for attorney's fees and costs incurred by the plaintiffs.

Markets Volkswagen Scrappage Scheme Launched, Offers Big Savings
Author: 0 Volkswagen Scrappage Scheme Launched, Offers Big Savings

This discount ranges from €800 to €6,500 off a new vehicle, depending on the model being bought. Through a new scheme created to get older polluting cars off the road, potential buyers can get incentives of between 1,800 and 6,000 pounds ($2,324 and $7,747) for a new Volkswagen if they trade in an older vehicle.

Markets Rockwell Collins Nears $20B Deal with United Technologies
Author: 0 Rockwell Collins Nears $20B Deal with United Technologies

As of quarter end Dnb Asset Management As had acquired a total of 2,649 shares growing its stake by 14.8%. The Iowa-based Principal Grp Inc Incorporated has invested 0.02% in Rockwell Collins, Inc . Analyst Jeffrey Sprague of Vertical Research Partners said in an investor note August 22 that airline traffic grew by 8 percent in the first half of 2017, and with older aircraft coming back into use, spending will rise for maintenance, fix and overhaul.

Markets Oil mixed in Asia after Harvey slams into US
Author: 0 Oil mixed in Asia after Harvey slams into US

Flooding is expected to continue for several more days. US refineries produced an average of about 20 gallons of motor gasoline and about of 11 gallons of ultralow sulfur distillate fuel oil from one 42-gallon barrel of crude oil , according to the Energy Information Administration .

Markets Union Ministers meet Amit Shah amid cabinet reshuffle talk
Author: 0 Union Ministers meet Amit Shah amid cabinet reshuffle talk

Along with Vijay Sampla, who is party unit chief for Punjab, Pandey is likely to be dropped from the Union council of ministers to allow them to focus on party activities in their respective states. Gujarat BJP chief Jitubhai Vaghani also attended the meeting. The party has set a target of winning 150 seats in the 182-member assembly. Reshuffle is expected to take place before Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves for China on Sunday for a BRICS summit.

Markets Wells Fargo discovers another 1.4 million fake accounts
Author: 0 Wells Fargo discovers another 1.4 million fake accounts

About 86 shares traded. (AAPL) stake by 7.88% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The stock rose 0.47% or $0.24 reaching $51.6 per share. Many shot back that they were simply following the orders of the company's top brass, members of which baited them with hefty commissions and the like if they hit lofty sales goals.

Markets Senior Tories oddly supportive of Theresa May's plan to stay
Author: 0 Senior Tories oddly supportive of Theresa May's plan to stay

Her hold on the leadership has been fragile since her decision to hold a snap general election which resulted in the Conservatives losing their Commons majority. Jon Trickett, shadow minister for the Cabinet Office, said: "The Prime Minister is deluding herself". Mr Shapps said "I don't think there's an appetite for leadership elections right at this moment" and the Prime Minister should be judged on her performance in the Brexit negotiations but it was "probably the case" that nobody ...

Author: 0 Oil dips as United States floods cause large-scale refinery shutdowns

But at least 1.9 million barrels per day of oil refining capacity is still on hold. Oil prices finished Tuesday with a modest decline, pressured by expectations that refinery shutdowns due to storm system Harvey will prompt a rise in US crude supplies.

Author: 0 Harvey Strikes Canada's Oil Sands as Heavy Crude Refineries Shut

The recovery from Harvey will mimic the storm's path from west to east. Flint Hill Resources' refinery in Corpus Christi, where Harvey made landfall as a Category 4 hurricane, could begin to restart - a process that takes days - as early as Wednesday.

Markets Oil prices likely to get a boost from stock draws, demand growth
Author: 0 Oil prices likely to get a boost from stock draws, demand growth

About 4.2 million barrels of US refining capacity has been shut by Harvey, based on company reports and Reuters estimates. The Houston area accounts for more than a quarter of the nation's gasoline production. Gains intensified for refined products after sources on Wednesday said Total's Port Arthur , Texas, refinery had been shut by a power outage resulting from the storm.

Markets No need to say too much on Doklam, says Arun Jaitley
Author: 0 No need to say too much on Doklam, says Arun Jaitley

India and China have nearly completed the disengagement of border personnel at Doklam , in a major diplomatic breakthrough which came a week before the BRICS summit in China which is expected to be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi .

Markets India demonetisation figures deal blow to Modi
Author: 0 India demonetisation figures deal blow to Modi

While critics have argued that Prime Minister Narednra Modi's black money jolt past year brought down India's GDP growth by nearly 1 per cent, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley defended the move saying that idea behind demonetisation was to not just root out black money but also to increase transparency, digitisation, tax base, formal sector, minimize the cash in the economy and to curb terror funding.

Markets This New Smart Car Concept Proves Why Americans Hate Smart Cars
Author: 0 This New Smart Car Concept Proves Why Americans Hate Smart Cars

Sharing its dimensions with the Smart ForTwo city auto, the Smart Vision EQ does so many things so differently, it's best thinking of it as a future mobility solution rather than as a vehicle in the classic sense of the word. Mercedes predicts the number of people using auto sharing services worldwide will have increased fivefold by 2025 to 36.7 million. You can find out more information about the Smart Vision EQ ForTwo concpet auto over at Mercedes at the link below.

Markets Frankfurt to evacuate 60000 people to defuse British WWII bomb
Author: 0 Frankfurt to evacuate 60000 people to defuse British WWII bomb

Currently, there is a police presence at the construction site, which has also been taped off. "Due to the large size of the bomb , extensive evacuation measures must be taken". An unexploded bomb found in Hildesheim in July. The discovery of a World War II bomb is nothing unusual in Germany . The previous landmark was held by Augsburg, where around 54,000 people had to evacuate their homes on Christmas Eve past year when a similar bomb was discovered.

Markets Shraddha Kapoor: I tried my best to look like Haseena Parkar
Author: 0 Shraddha Kapoor: I tried my best to look like Haseena Parkar

Lakhia's biopic on underworld Don Dawood Ibrahim's sister Haseena Parkar is set to release on September 22 while Dutt's comeback movie Bhoomi is also releasing on the same day. She had a lovely marriage and she lost her husband at a young age. "I hope everyone enjoys when they see the film". She got married at young age and they had four children.