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Feb 17 2016

British unemployment holds at ten-year low

The total claiming unemployment benefits fell by 14,800 in January to 760,200 - the lowest since 1975. "While the employment rate continues to hit new highs and the...

Feb 17 2016

IBM thinks blockchain is the future of transactions for multiple industries

Big Blue also announced new blockchain services on the IBM cloud to create, deploy, run and monitor blockchain applications. Among those firms will be Japan Exchan...

Feb 17 2016

Tesla Confirms Model 3 Preorders for $35000, to be unveiled in March

The company posted positive 2016 guidance on Wednesday, saying it expects to deliver 80,000 to 90,000 new vehicles this year, noting it is aiming for non-GAAP profitabili...

Feb 17 2016

Bombardier to cut about 7000 jobs, hire for growth areas

Most of the losses will be felt here in Canada and in Europe, with cuts beginning in the coming weeks. Mark Masluch, company spokesman, says 150 of those jobs will be i...

Feb 17 2016

Gold bugs predict $US2,000-plus prices

Spot gold was down 2.2 percent at $1,209.50 an ounce at 1023 GMT, while US gold futures for April delivery were down 2.3 percent or $28.80 an ounce at $1,210.80. "Gold is...