Avis CEO says rental car biz is alive and well

The CEO of Avis Budget Group, which also owns car sharing company Zipcar, told CNNMoney that there is still demand for traditional rental cars — even at a time when ride-sharing services Uber and Lyft are all the rage. The post Avis CEO says rental car biz is alive and well appeared first on NASDAQ.

Canada: Inflation Hit Six-Year-Plus High

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose 2.5% on a year-over-year basis in June, following a 2.2% increase in May. This is the largest year-over-year increase in the CPI since February 2012. This month’s year-over-year CPI increase follows a year of gradual acceleration in consumer price inflation, from a recent low of 1.0% year over year […]

A trading opportunity to buy in IOTUSD

A trading opportunity to buy in IOTUSD IOTA / Dollar BITFINEX:IOTUSD ForecastCity Technical analysis: . IOTA/DOLLAR is in a range bound and the beginning of uptrend is expected. . The price is below the 21-Day WEMA which acts as a dynamic resistance. . The RSI is at 43. . While the RSI and the price […]

Why is Israel targeting Turkey’s presence in Jerusalem?

Israel is targeting the presence of Turkish activity in occupied Jerusalem. It began with a suspicious leak to Haaretz newspaper on 28 June about a Palestinian and Arab complaint to Tel Aviv regarding the growing Turkish activity in Jerusalem and the demand for it to be restricted. The matter then developed with the Israeli media […]

Canada: Retail trade, May 2018

Retail sales increased 2.0% in May to $50.8 billion, following a 0.9% decline in April. Sales rose in 8 of 11 subsectors, representing 70% of retail trade. Higher sales at motor vehicle and parts dealers and at gasoline stations were the main contributors to the gain in May. Excluding these two subsectors, retail sales were […]

GBP/USD – British pound higher despite higher UK deficit

The British pound has steadied on Friday, after posting losses for most of the week. In the North American session, the pair is trading at 1.3067, up 0.42% on the day. On the release front, Britain’s debt widened to GBP 4.5 billion, higher than the estimate of GBP 3.6 billion. There are no U.S indicators on […]

Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) Cloud Services Now Accessible To All Interested Parties

Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) since its establishment has always made the interests of its customers a major priority. The early adopters of this company’s Blockchain Cloud Service have been testing it for several months now. That was after Oracle succeeded at unveiling the technology to all of them. Businesses and organizations are now in a much […]

Iraq: Sadr calls for delay in forming government until protests’ demands met

The leader of Iraq’s Sadrist Movement, Muqtada Al-Sadr, said yesterday he fully supports Baghdad’s anti-corruption protests, calling all political blocs to suspend the talks on forming a new government until the protestors’ demands are met. “The winning political parties in the current election have to suspend all political dialogue for forming coalitions until they meet protesters’ rightful […]

Gaza runs out of cooking gas after Israel closes crossing

Gaza has run out of cooking gas following the Israeli closure of the Kerem Shalom crossing, the only commercial crossing allowing goods into the besieged Strip. The announcement came from cooking gas distribution companies in the besieged Gaza Strip yesterday, with owners telling Wafa that “the companies have run out of backup cooking gas” less […]