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Oil falls as Harvey shuts 24% USA refining

Oil falls as Harvey shuts 24% USA refining

He based his forecast on seasonal changes in buying and selling patterns and the fact that large speculators' net long position is now at 445,000 futures contracts, which suggests there is not much space for more buying before the seasonal selling starts.


Smart Vision EQ Fortwo unveiled

Smart Vision EQ Fortwo unveiled

Currently, a Smart model is hired every 1.4 seconds in cities around the world by one of the service's 2.6 million registered users. The company says internal studies predict the number of users of car-sharing schemes worldwide will increase fivefold by 2025 to more than 36.7 million customers.


India's Q1 GDP growth slows down to 5.7%, lowest in 13 quarters

India's Q1 GDP growth slows down to 5.7%, lowest in 13 quarters

India's Gross Domestic Product growth slowed to 5.7% in the first quarter of 2017 from 7.9% in the corresponding period a year ago. The first volume of the Economic Survey released in January had projected the economy to grow in the range of 6.75-7.5% in 2017-18 against 7.1% in 2016-17.


Here's what Colorado is doing and how you can help Harvey victims

Here's what Colorado is doing and how you can help Harvey victims

Elizabeth Penniman, vice president of communications at the Red Cross' national headquarters, called it "an incredible gift". The American Red Cross in IN said there are about 45 Hoosier volunteers now on the ground, but it will take as many volunteers as it can get for work both down South and from the comforts of their own homes .


Qantas replaces Dubai with Singapore on 'Kangaroo' service to UK

Qantas replaces Dubai with Singapore on 'Kangaroo' service to UK

At a meeting in Sydney to finalise the extension, both airlines said the changes to the joint network were created to reinforce the success of the past five years alliance over the next five years. Qantas' Melbourne-London service via Dubai will be replaced by an already announced Boeing 787 service from Perth. "But this will never overtake the sheer number of destinations served by Emirates and that's why Dubai will remain an important hub for our customers", he said.