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Blakeway North's Panorama uncovers trouble in the skies

Blakeway North's Panorama uncovers trouble in the skies

More than half said they had either experienced or witnessed verbal, physical or sexual abuse on board a United Kingdom flight and one in five said they had been physically abused during a United Kingdom flight. Most of the big airlines and airports have signed up to this. "World Duty Free has introduced a number of measures to ensure it complies with its obligations under the Code of Conduct on Disruptive Passengers , including but not limited to verbal warnings and displaying clear ...


Fleas carrying plague found in Arizona

Fleas carrying plague found in Arizona

Health officials in two Arizona counties have confirmed that local fleas there are carrying the bubonic plague. In June, New Mexico health officials confirmed that three people had contracted the plague, which is transmitted to humans by the bite of an infected flea .


Dollar hits 8-week low vs yen, N.Korea tensions spook investors

Dollar hits 8-week low vs yen, N.Korea tensions spook investors

The Japanese currency, which firmed around 1.4 percent last week, tends to benefit during times of geopolitical or financial stress as Japan is the world's biggest creditor nation. "Risk-off sentiment dominates Asian markets into the end of the week with President Donald Trump's words still sending shockwaves into the markets ", said Jingyi Pan, market strategist at online trader IG.


FTSE slumps as Trump ramps up North Korea rhetoric

FTSE slumps as Trump ramps up North Korea rhetoric

Asked Friday about Trump's latest statements, Merkel declined to say whether Germany would stand with the U.S.in case of a military conflict with North Korea. Below that level lies another key technical chart support level for the dollar at 108.13 yen, a trough the USA currency k plumbed in mid-April. J.C.


Pagegroup PLC (PAGE) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital

Pagegroup PLC (PAGE) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital has "Buy" rating and GBX 3300 target. The firm has "Sector Perform" rating by National Bank Canada given on Thursday, November 5. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $45 target in Wednesday, July 20 report.


Uber adds tipping and reduces cancellation time to two minutes in UK

Uber adds tipping and reduces cancellation time to two minutes in UK

Tipping was introduced a few months ago in 100 cities in the USA and Canada in response to a growing driver backlash. Stricter charges will also be introduced with a 20p-per-minute penalty if passengers keep drivers waiting, prompted after an initial two minute wait.