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Oil steady as U.S resumes Gulf of Mexico output amid signs of further supply

Oil steady as U.S resumes Gulf of Mexico output amid signs of further supply

TOKYO (Reuters) - Oil prices were steady on Tuesday after falling in the previous session as output in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico resumed after Hurricane Barry swept through over the weekend and as U.S. shale production is expected to rise to a record. Brent crude futures LCOc1 were up 7 cents, or 0.1%, at $66.55 a barrel by 0426 GMT after dropping earlier

Asian shares creep higher as wary investors await U.S. data, earnings

Asian shares creep higher as wary investors await U.S. data, earnings

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Most Asian stock markets rose on Monday, but gains were limited as investors awaited U.S. retail sales data and corporate earnings to gauge the health of the world’s biggest economy ahead of a likely U.S. rate cut later this month. European markets looked set for an equally cautious session, with pan-region Euro Stoxx 50 futures

Trade War Targets Foreign Investments in China, Beijing Should Prop Up Economic Confidence - Pundit

Trade War Targets Foreign Investments in China, Beijing Should Prop Up Economic Confidence - Pundit

According to the bureau, in the second quarter of 2019, China's GDP growth decelerated to 6.2 percent from 6.4 percent in the first quarter, marking the slowest pace since 1992. While these figures fit into Beijing's GDP growth target span of between 6 and 6.5 percent for 2019, they also show that China's economy has been reportedly under pressure

S&P ends near flat as Citigroup results sink banks; Nasdaq hits new high

S&P ends near flat as Citigroup results sink banks; Nasdaq hits new high

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The benchmark S&P 500 index ended little changed on Monday after oscillating between positive and negative territory throughout the session after Citigroup Inc ( C.N ) kicked off the earnings season with a mixed quarterly report. The bank reported a better-than-expected profit but also a decline in its net interest margin. The

Bayer shares up 2.8% in early Frankfurt trade after U.S. Roundup rule

Bayer shares up 2.8% in early Frankfurt trade after U.S. Roundup rule

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Shares in German chemicals company Bayer ( BAYGn.DE ) rose 2.8% in early trading in Frankfurt on Tuesday after a U.S. judge slashed a damages award Bayer owes a California man who blamed its Roundup weed killer for his cancer. The judge said evidence against the former Monsanto Co, which Bayer bought last year, supported punitive

Amazon is selling a hot tub for £280 for Amazon Prime Day 2019 – and it’s the lowest price ever

Amazon is selling a hot tub for £280 for Amazon Prime Day 2019 – and it’s the lowest price ever

AMAZON has cut the price of this hot tub to just £289.99 in this year’s Prime Day sale. Saving shoppers a whopping £110, if you’ve been missing a hot tub from your garden, you might want to snap this offer up fast. Relax with this 4-6 person hot tub – on sale this Amazon Prime Day 2019 The hot tub fits four to six people and features 130 air jets –

Tesla drops cheapest Model X, S variants, cuts prices to simplify lineup

Tesla drops cheapest Model X, S variants, cuts prices to simplify lineup

BEIJING (Reuters) - Tesla Inc ( TSLA.O ) has dropped the standard-range variants of its Model X and Model S from its product lineup and adjusted prices across its range, in a sales push that comes days after the U.S. electric vehicle maker reported record deliveries. To simplify its offerings, the automaker on Tuesday limited variants of its Model

The best travel accessories you can find on Prime Day 2019

The best travel accessories you can find on Prime Day 2019

AMAZON has launched its annual Prime Day sale offering discounts on thousands of products. This year, you can save up to 60 per cent on travel accessories – so we’ve scoured the retailer’s site to find the best offers. Amazon Prime Day features some amazing travel accessories offers What date is Amazon Prime Day 2019? Amazon Prime Day 2019 began today,

Alexa-enabled devices top Amazon Prime Day's best-seller list so far     - CNET

Alexa-enabled devices top Amazon Prime Day's best-seller list so far - CNET

The Fire TV Stick is hot. Amazon We're halfway through the first day of Amazon's Prime Day megasale, and on Monday afternoon the internet retailer revealed some of its best-selling items so far. Devices with Amazon's Alexa voice assistant built in are proving especially popular, with millions sold in the past 15 hours, Amazon said. Some of the best-selling

Gilead invests $5 billion to deepen ties with biotech Galapagos

Gilead invests $5 billion to deepen ties with biotech Galapagos

(Reuters) - U.S. antiviral drugmaker Gilead Sciences ( GILD.O ) will invest $5.1 billion in a major expansion of its partnership with Belgo-Dutch biotech Galapagos NV ( GLPG.AS ), news that lifted Galapagos’s shares 18 percent to an all-time high on Monday. The move will bring Gilead’s new chief executive Daniel O’Day growth opportunities in Galapagos’s