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Oxford proposes banning diesel and petrol vehicles from city centre

Oxford proposes banning diesel and petrol vehicles from city centre

Oxford City Council and Oxfordshire County Council have jointly proposed the establishment of a Zero Emission Zone in Oxford City by banning petrol and diesel vehicles ban from parts of the city centre. "All of us who drive or use petrol or diesel vehicles through Oxford are contributing to the city's toxic air". The city council has already begun to prepare for the Zero Emissions Zone, having secured £500,000 of Government funding to install charging points for electric taxis and a ...


USA customers can now order food through Facebook

USA customers can now order food through Facebook

People already use reviews on Facebook business pages to help decide where to order from next, along with recommendations from their social circle. Facebook Inc on Friday launched a service through which its United States users can order food for take-away or delivery directly through its app or website.



BMW to outsource China mini auto making to Great Wall

Association with Great Wall would see increase in both BMW's production volume and its EV share in one of the largest automobile industry in the world. BMW is now the second-largest premium vehicle maker in China after Audi. The company suspended trading in the shares on October 12 and September 29 respectively.


Earnings Reaction History: Bank of America Corporation, 33.3% Follow-Through Indicator, 1.5% Sensitive

Earnings Reaction History: Bank of America Corporation, 33.3% Follow-Through Indicator, 1.5% Sensitive

Clean Harbors Inc. had 32 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Among 19 analysts covering PepsiCo ( NYSE:PEP ), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 11 Hold. Shares repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued. The firm has "Sector Perform" rating given on Thursday, October 5 by RBC Capital Markets.


TCS Q2 net down 2.1% to Rs 6446 cr

TCS Q2 net down 2.1% to Rs 6446 cr

Bloomberg consensus estimates had forecast the IT major's net profit at Rs 6,287 crore on revenues of Rs 30,508 crore. Net profit for the second quarter, ended September 30, rose 8.3% to touch $1billion. The results of TCS, the first to report quarterly earnings among Indian software exporters, augur well for the nation's information technology sector amid concerns companies could report muted financial performance in the second quarter because of a slowdown in the US financial services and ...


China exports up 9%, for 7th month of growth

China exports up 9%, for 7th month of growth

Exports increased 8.1% in September compared with the same period a year earlier, following 5.5% growth in August, the General Administration of Customs said Friday. Imports rose 18.7 percent to $169.8 billion, an improvement from the previous month's 13.3 percent. China-US ties have been strained by President Donald Trump's criticism of China's trade practices and by demands that Beijing do more to put pressure on North Korea.