While Musk said he doesn't really "think that much about competitors", he conceded that Google's Waymo was probably Tesla's strongest competitor in terms of offering self-driving technology. Panasonic Corp.is on the verge of turning a profit at the giant US battery factory it operates with Tesla Inc ., finally yielding returns for a Japanese company shelling out billions to make power cells for Elon Musk .
Unlike Game of Thrones , Donald Trump has never won an Emmy, but in his battle with Iran and looking for new blunt object to avoid GOP defeat in next week's midterm elections, the President today was quick to grab some of the HBO blockbuster series' effigy.
Though Apple saw impressive revenue growth and completely demolished earnings estimates, Apple shares were down, in part, because iPhone unit sales remained somewhat unchanged year over year. Tim Cook says that giving details of unit sales is not helpful information as it does not give a clear view of how the company is actually performing.
Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index surged 2.56 percent, while the broader Topix was up 1.64 percent, also on hopes of a breakthrough in US-China trade relations. In Beijing that was seen as an insult to Xi , who sent a personal emissary to Washington for the negotiations, and cemented a view that Trump's real goal was to thwart China's rise.
The CPEC is a $46 billion-worth infrastructure project funded by China that aims at increasing the region's integrity by connecting the Pakistani port city of Gwadar and the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region via transportation routes. In a meeting with Chinese IDCPC Minister Song Tao in Beijing , he said such exchanges would ensure that the exceptional friendship between Pakistan and China endured from generation to generation.
This year, there will also be a big marketing push behind the seasonal cups as part of Starbucks' overall media strategy Brewer said. If it seems a bit early for this, that's because Starbucks usually releases its holiday offerings seven to 10 days later in the year, chief operating officer Rosalind Brewer told CNBC .