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CMA targets digital banking to boost competition

CMA targets digital banking to boost competition

This new, all-purpose, banking app should be able, the CMA says, to let customers upload all their banking details so that "authorised intermediaries", such as price comparison services, will be able to tell you where the best accounts and services are to suit the way you typically save and spend.


Trump critics urge RNC to replace Trump in special meeting

Trump critics urge RNC to replace Trump in special meeting

A much smaller group of Trump supporters gathered nearby. "American steel will send new skyscrapers soaring all over our country", he added. CNBC economics commentator Steve Liesman said Mr Trump's speech did not mention the internet or technology, phenomena that America excels in globally in the new-age world of digital disruption.



Hillary Clinton gains a 10-point lead over Donald Trump

Rep. Mike Coffman faces a tough challenge in Colorado's most ethnically diverse congressional seat, in suburban Denver. At a campaign event in Ashburn, Virginia, Trump caused a stir when a military veteran had given him his Purple Heart. Clinton said in her convention address. He says Clinton will focus on bringing jobs to urban areas and investing in infrastructure. Donald Trump is making a rare admission he was wrong - in claiming he saw a video of a US cash payment going to Iran.


Gamers do well at school but Facebook is for dummies

Gamers do well at school but Facebook is for dummies

About 97 per cent of Australian teenagers have access to the internet, above the global average. Alberto Posso , a researcher from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology , look at the high school students who took the 2012 Program for International Student Assessment , an internationally recognized set of tests that are administered by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.



Leicester City can take heart despite Manchester United loss, says Luis Hernandez

Jesse Lingard, having grabbed the winning goal in the FA Cup final, opened the scoring in the first-half with a stunning strike, as he charged forward 40 yards, eluding the tackle of four Foxes players before dispatching a stunning finish. "After three years without winning the Premier League, the manager has come in and recognised where they needed to strengthen", he said. "It is a very stupid motivation but if you look in a different perspective then it is what we have to do - improve, ...



Parliament approves amended GST Bill

He said the Bill would have been in trouble in the Rajya Sabha due to lack of numbers and the reluctance of some States, but in the end all parties backed it. "Introduction of the GST will likely prove to be a solid boost to the economy below the estimates of the original "dream GST" but certainly an improvement over the existing method of taxation", said Richard M Rossow, the Wadhwani Chair in US-India Policy Studies at the Centre for Strategic and International Studies.