Oil prices, which hit 2-1/2 year highs this week, have rallied by more than 30 percent since the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC producers agreed to limit production from January 2017. Total crude oil imports to China, one of the world's biggest oil consumers, rebounded to the second-highest level on record in November at 9.01 million barrels per day (bpd).
Bitcoin fell more than 11pc on Thursday after South Korea announced a clampdown on cryptocurrency. The South Korean government hopes to cool things down by making it clear to investors that they will, if necessary, crack down hard on cryptocurrencies.
The plot of the Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif film is inspired from the 2014 hostage rescue operation that India pulled off to save the lives of 46 of its nurses held captive by the Islamic State (ISIS) in Iraq. The movie's dream run at the box office started on day one itself when it created the biggest ever non-holiday earning record by a Bollywood film by securing Rs 34 crore net.
The moon will appear to turn a reddish color, hence why they're usually called blood moons - meaning this supermoon will be something like a three-for-one special. In eastern North America, the eclipse will be partially visible. "The lunar eclipse on January 31 will be visible during moonset". Blue Moons aren't unique as they happen around once every 2.7 years because the number of days in a new moon to new moon is a bit less than the usual calendar month.
Geely , which already owns the Volvo Car Group, will be the largest shareholder in terms of capital and the second largest in terms of voting rights, behind Swedish investment firm Industrivarden. However, Volvo shares have gained nearly 50 percent this year as it and rivals in the truck industry such as Germany's Daimler (DAIGn.DE) and Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) hit a sweet spot thanks to robust demand in major markets.
Almost half the Chicago consumers who expected to still be shopping after Christmas said at least some of their purchases would be for the 2017 season, Deloitte said. Retailers' heavy early-season promotions paid off, with the first three weeks of November seeing significant jumps . "The strong USA economy was a contributing factor, but we also have to recognize that retailers who tried new strategies to engage holiday shoppers were the beneficiaries of this sales increase".