Day: April 9, 2018

Tess Torelli April 9, 2018

India’s central bank barred banks on Friday from having any links to virtual currency dealers, slashing the prices of bitcoin and other crypto-currencies on local exchanges. Pakistan’s central bank said in a separate statement late on Friday that crypto-currencies were not legal in the country. The State Bank of Pakistan told banks and other financial […]

Tess Torelli April 9, 2018

Lawyers representing U.S. President Donald Trump’s family hotel business appealed to Panama’s president for help days before an emergency arbitrator declined to reinstate the Trump management team to a luxury waterfront hotel. The Britton & Iglesias firm, which has represented the Trump Organization in its fight to continue running the hotel, addressed a letter dated […]

Tess Torelli April 9, 2018

For Facebook, Tuesday is being seen as a kind of dreaded final exam. That’s when Mark Zuckerberg, the company’s chief executive, will swap out his trademark gray T-shirts for a suit and tie, and embark on a two-day marathon of testimony on Capitol Hill. His goal? To apologize for Facebook’s missteps, reassure Congress that Facebook […]

Tess Torelli April 9, 2018

The only U.S. airline to make the list was Southwest Airlines, with many reviewers praising its membership program. Many well-known airlines, including British Airways, Virgin Atlantic and American Airlines, didn’t feature in the top 10. Singapore Airlines came out on top in the economy and first class travel sectors, Qatar Airways took out the title […]

Tess Torelli April 9, 2018

Calling Washington “horribly dysfunctional,” Florida Gov. Rick Scott is challenging U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson in an election that could be one of the most expensive and highly-watched races in the nation. The Republican governor was expected to criticize “career politicians” and call for term limits for members of Congress while formally announcing his campaign on […]