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United Kingdom industry surges, construction and trade muddy outlook

United Kingdom industry surges, construction and trade muddy outlook

The drop in the output figures was led by sharp falls in commercial activity and housing refurbishment and maintenance, while new housing and industrial work still recorded some growth. Still, exports in volume terms outpaced imports, helped by a resurgent European market. The ONS also reported that the UK's goods trade balance in October was £10.8bn, up from £10.4bn in the previous month.



Uber has its licence suspended in Sheffield

Sheffield has become the second British city to suspend Uber's licence after the ride-hailing app repeatedly refused to respond to questions about its management. "Any new application is dealt with by the Licensing department who will decide if those applying for the licence meet the criteria". The company chose to appeal the ban and is still running as the appeal process is ongoing.


NWLA sheriff's offices battle in Red Kettle Challenge

NWLA sheriff's offices battle in Red Kettle Challenge

This weekend, 52 red kettles will be set up across Winston-Salem, only 18 will have bell ringers. Despite the difference, Goodwill still hopes to reach the goal by the end of the Red Kettle Campaign on December 23. "The Lions Club is a caring group looking for places to help the community", said Benner, who is also a member. The funds raised from the Red Wings bell ringing will support the Salvation Army's STRIVE (Student Training for Integrity, Vitality and Education) youth floor hockey ...



Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD)

Penserra Capital Management LLC now owns 1,656 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $112,000 after purchasing an additional 144 shares during the period. (NASDAQ: GILD ). 494 were accumulated by Motco. Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership holds 10.94M shares. The firm has "Equal-Weight" rating given on Thursday, May 26 by Morgan Stanley.



Flaming Stock-:- MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM)

Bioblast Pharma Ltd. (NASDAQ:ORPN) has declined 69.59% since December 6, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 10.78% the S&P500. MGM Resorts International ( MGM ) traded up $0.24 during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $33.34.