Explosions at a Chemical Plant Near Houston

Explosions at a Chemical Plant Near Houston

A couple of explosions were heard on Thursday morning, while black smoke was rising from a chemical plant near Houston; another Harvey-related incident The plants owner, Arkema Inc., said in a release that they were told about the explosions by...
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Americans Buy More and More from Walmart

Americans Buy More and More from Walmart

Walmart said on Thursday that food sales had grown to their highest level in five years due to the introduction of more organic products Even though competition is heating up between US grocery chains, most Americans choose to buy their...
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Following FTC Settlement, Uber Improves Security Practices

Following FTC Settlement, Uber Improves Security Practices

On Tuesday, Uber welcomed the ending of its dispute with the US Federal Trade Commission that accused it of “failing consumers” in terms of privacy and security Uber was previously accused of not being able to protect the company’s privacy,...
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Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings announces strong revenues

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings announces strong revenues

The Bermudian company operating cruise ships has reported high earnings in the second quarter of 2017, when compared to last year According to the official figures for the second quarter of this year, the company has registered a $198.5 million...
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Google Employee Got Fired on Controversial Memo on Diversity

Google Employee Got Fired on Controversial Memo on Diversity

The employee whose controversial memo that claimed that Google had an “ideological echo chamber” got fired by the company James Damore, the engineer in discussion, emailed Bloomberg and said that he was fired for “perpetuating gender stereotypes”. Goog...
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Trump Looks Up to Australia In Terms of Immigration System

Trump Looks Up to Australia In Terms of Immigration System

As Trump says yes to a proposal to cut immigration to the US, supporters of the plan point to Australia and its “merit-based” system of approving new immigrants The plan that Trump supports wants to reduce immigration by curbing the...
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The Spanish Economy is on the Rise

The Spanish Economy is on the Rise

Economy in Spain built momentum in the second quarter of this year, translating into the best quarterly growth rate since 2014 As shown by the official figures, the fourth largest economy in Europe has registered a 0.9 per cent increase...
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