Published by compdiskinc on July 7, 2017

QVC, HSN merging to battle Amazon

NEW YORK – QVC and Home Shopping Network, two of the most famous Home TV poles combine to show more aggressive growth by Amazon (AMZN) and consumption patterns by switching to Internet sales. Interactive Freedom (QVCA), owner of QVC and already has 38 percent of HSN, will buy the rest of the Home Shopping Network…

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Penn Station’s Summer of Hell Arrives Monday. Don’t Get Scorched

Published by compdiskinc on July 7, 2017

Penn Station’s Summer of Hell Arrives Monday. Don’t Get Scorched

Penn Station’s Summer of Hell Arrives Monday. Don’t Get Scorched Rush hour tonight marks the last of what happens for the normal ride in and out of the Pennsylvania station in New York. The three railroads that use the country’s active terminal have warned their riders, veterans suffering from delays and congestion, fewer trains at…

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France Plans to End Sales of Gas and Diesel Cars by 2040

Published by compdiskinc on July 7, 2017

France Plans to End Sales of Gas and Diesel Cars by 2040

France Plans to End Sales of Gas and Diesel Cars by 2040 Rance joins a growing movement to force the extinction of fossil fuel vehicles, saying Thursday that it would aim to end the sale of gasoline and diesel by 2040. The target is less ambitious than that set by countries like Norway and India….

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U.S. job growth seen accelerating; unemployment rate steady

Published by compdiskinc on July 7, 2017

U.S. job growth seen accelerating; unemployment rate steady

U.S. job growth seen accelerating; unemployment rate steady US employers probably increased hiring in June and rising wages for workers, signs of the strength of the labor market that could hold the Federal Reserve during the third rise in interest rates this year. According to a Reuters poll of economists, the Employment Report noted Friday…

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Samsung Electronics tips record second-quarter profit as memory prices surge

Published by compdiskinc on July 7, 2017

Samsung Electronics tips record second-quarter profit as memory prices surge

Samsung Electronics tips record second-quarter profit as memory prices surge SEOUL (Reuters) – Technology giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said a record quarterly operating profit from April to June, boosted by a memory boom, analysts say, will continue to spread margins for the rest of 2017. Apple Inc.’s smartphone competitor and chip leader of world…

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