Business

Statistics Canada says country's trade deficit narrowed to $1.9 billion in January

Statistics Canada says country's trade deficit narrowed to $1.9 billion in January

The biggest increase in petroleum imports in three years was offset by declines in cellphones, computer chips and other consumer-related goods. Statistics Canada reported Wednesday that both exports and imports fell during the month. Exports of oil, chemicals and other industrial supplies also declined. While economists say a growing trade deficit can be a sign of economic recovery, Trump has attributed them to "cheating" by U.S.


Allegiant announces new flights from Flint to Ft. Lauderdale, Myrtle Beach

Allegiant announces new flights from Flint to Ft. Lauderdale, Myrtle Beach

A new option is landing at Richmond International Airport (RIC) for those looking to fly from the River City to the Music City. Learn more about other fees and services here. "Allegiant will be adding five new nonstop destinations that are now not available at BNA, providing our passengers with great holiday and vacation options".


National Apprenticeship Week 2018

National Apprenticeship Week 2018

An Advanced Apprenticeship scheme aimed at school-leavers who have typically completed GCSEs and those starting in a new career. The 18-year-old from Lochore applied for the job with the engineering firm after undertaking a Foundation Apprenticeship while still at school.


Microsoft to integrate Azure stack with Azure Government

Microsoft to integrate Azure stack with Azure Government

Along with the new services, Microsoft will soon be turning on two new Azure Government Secret regions as well. "As part of our overall, multi-cloud strategy we are excited about our partnership with Microsoft to offer Azure Stack as a converged infrastructure solution for government", said Nick Michaelides, VP of USA public sector for federal at Cisco, in a statement.


Self-driving trucks are moving cargo for Uber Freight

Self-driving trucks are moving cargo for Uber Freight

Waymo claimed that Anthony Levandowski, a former Waymo employee and founder of the self-driving truck company Otto, had stolen trade secrets related to light detection and ranging sensors and passed them on to Uber when Uber acquired Otto. Uber has a video depicting this journey, which took place staring in then midwest and then via short haul to Sanders, Arizona, where it was loaded onto an autonomous truck and then transferred to Topock, Arizona, where it made the switch to another ...


Coca-Cola set to debut in Japan's alcoholic drink market

Coca-Cola set to debut in Japan's alcoholic drink market

Spectrum Management Group Inc. bought a new position in shares of The Coca-Cola during the 3rd quarter worth $137,000. In other The Coca-Cola news, insider Ed Hays sold 84,400 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, January 23rd.