News of the nine-month extension starting emerging when Khalid Al-Falih, Saudi Arabia's energy and industry oil minister told CNBC , "Nine months with the same level of production that our member countries have been producing at is a very safe and nearly certain option to do the trick".
The country "has no such plans", the spokesman, Nafees Zakaria, said, following Monday's surprise severing of ties with Qatar by Islamabad's key ally, Saudi Arabia , and three other Middle East nations. The UAE has also accused Qatar of "supporting, funding and embracing terrorism, extremism and sectarian organisations", according to state news agency WAM.
The government revised its March and April job totals downward by a total of 66,000. Since February, the first jobs report under President Trump, the US has gained 594,000 jobs. At the time, it was the second straight month of disappointing numbers and fears rose that the USA job market was cooling off. USA job growth was lackluster in May.
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This new severing of ties is a much bigger deal that previous ones, however, with Saudi Arabia announcing that they are closing all Qatar's border crossings, and all three nations barring air and sea travel to and from Qatar. Qatar has always been accused of being associated with Islamist groups in the region and sponsoring terrorism. US officials did not immediately comment on the development.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the USA had a "terrific record on reducing our own greenhouse gas emissions". Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker told a business conference on Friday that China and the European Union recognised the need for worldwide solutions and this was nowhere more important than full implementation of the Paris agreement.
British Airways' disastrous computer outage that knocked out its IT systems and left 75,000 passengers stranded over the bank holiday weekend was the result of a contractor who inadvertently switched off the power supply. "EU flight compensation regulations set out that airline operators should provide compensation to passengers that suffer long delays or cancellations".
Volunteer your time and labour or donate to a homeless shelter. The U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May lashed out Sunday at internet companies, calling for worldwide regulations to rein in terrorist planning and recruitment after Saturday's attack in London , which left at least seven dead.
A witness describes seeing armed police raiding a flat in East Ham following the terror attacks in central London . A 38-year-old woman was arrested at an address in Barking, London , and all the other arrests were conducted at another property also in Barking.
Mr Burnham thanked Ariana Grande and the other acts performing in the concert, being held to raise funds to support grieving families and victims of the Manchester Arena attack. Grande broke down in tears as she ended the show with a cover of "Somewhere Over The Rainbow". "As unfortunately we saw yesterday, evil will test us, it will show its face again".
The Caixin/Markit services purchasing managers' index ( PMI ) rose to 52.8 in May from April's 51.5, breaking a four-month decline and marking the highest reading since January. Sentiment among service providers picked up to the highest in 26 months. "Moreover, business confidence fell as a reflection of firms' concerns regarding competitive pressures and lacklustre demand", Lima said.
Prior to the meeting, traders had bid up the price of oil, factoring in the possibility of additional steeper production cuts into the price of oil. Oil price suffered more than 3 percent selloff after the OPEC and participating N-OPEC countries announced the agreement to an extension for nine months until March 2018.
California stands poised to fill the U.S. leadership vacuum in the battle against climate change , analysts say, as the state's governor Jerry Brown headed to China on Friday for a high-profile visit largely centered on environmental issues.
U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude CLc1 futures dropped 72 cents, or 1.49 percent, to $47.64 per barrel. That target has become hard to hold in recent months with several selloffs causing sharp retreats since early March. "Supply-side concern is still very strong", said Vivek Dhar, commodities strategist at Commonwealth Bank of Australia. Oil futures rose on Thursday from a three-week low touched the previous session, buoyed by expectations the United States could pull out of a global ...
British Airways, which is part of the broader International Airlines Group, canceled all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick on Saturday after the company suffered a colossal IT failure. The GMB trade union had said the disruption "could have all been avoided" if BA had not cut hundreds of IT jobs in Britain and transferred the work to India.
It's time, Apple fans. On day 1 of WWDC, Apple CEO Tim Cook will kick off the event with his keynote speech. For those with an Apple TV fourth generation, the event can also be streamed live. The company usually announces software updates at this keynote event each year. According to Reddit user Cyanhat, the upcoming iOS 11 could have elements of the Workflow app built into it.
The Washington Post reported after the meeting that while it was not wrong for the president to host foreign diplomats in the Oval Office, the timing was odd given that it took place one day after Trump fired former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey, who was spearheading a Russian Federation probe.
Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan says his fellow Democrats are concerned about how they saw Rauner working with the Senate . The rally comes on the last day of the spring session of the Illinois General Assembly . After Wednesday, approving a budget - or overriding a veto - would require 36 votes in the Senate, where there are 37 Democrats. A budget and tax hikes can still be passed after that date, but it takes additional votes in the House and Senate, which makes the job much ...
Italy great Buffon , 39, has now lost in three Champions League finals, after previous disappointments in 2003 and 2015, while Juve have lost in their last five European Cup finals, taking their tally of runner-up finishes to seven. Madrid will monitor the substantial investments their rival clubs make in new players this summer, but they will not fret over that. While Ronaldo is the man who applies the killer blow, Modricis the team's strategist, quietly working to create avenues and ...
The move indicates a higher perceived risk associated with Chinese sovereign bonds and therefore, it could increase the cost of state borrowing in the global money market. Moody's decision to take the country from A1 to Aa3, the same category as the likes of Japan and Israel, has "frustrated" Beijing , says The Guardian .
A major mosque has reportedly said it will refuse to bury remains of the suicide bomber who killed 22 people last week in Manchester, amid official efforts to prevent his interment within the city. Mr Jackson said officers had been conducting house-to-house inquiries in the Banff Road area in Rusholme but were "still not satisfied" why Abedi went there and said it was "vital" they understood exactly where he went and who he spoke to in the final days before the attack.
With five days until Britain votes in a snap election May called in April, her lead in opinion polls has narrowed, leaving her scrambling to shore up her vote. It's becoming quite ruthless overall with members of political parties going on the attack at the first sniff of a threat, not quite caring that what they are saying isn't always the most levelled of statements.
The assailants ran people over on London Bridge before lunging seemingly at random at the crowds gathered around Borough Market, which is full of restaurants and bars. A London Transport Police officer armed only with a baton when he confronted the attackers was among those seriously injured with face, leg and head stab wounds.
Majority of the injured are said to be in critical condition. The injured have been taken to nearby hospitals. Sources reveal the incident was the result of the driver speeding the bus on an under-construction stretch of the highway between Bareilly and Shahjahanpur.
The World Bank's 2017 global growth forecast of 2.7 percent compares to its 2.4 percent estimate for 2016, a figure that increased by a tenth of a percentage point since January. The bank sees the US economy growing 2.1 percent this year, up from 1.6 percent in 2016; the 19-country eurozone expanding 1.7 percent, down a notch from 1.8 percent; and Japan growing 1.5 percent, up from 1 percent last year.
The Daily Telegraph newspaper's rolling average of the last eight polls now puts the Conservatives on 44 percent, Labour on 36 percent, the centrist Liberal Democrats on eight percent and the anti-EU UK Independence Party on five percent.
The move also highlights heightened volatility in the oil market. Early indications from USA futures prices suggest a similar pullback on Wall Street Friday, with modest declines priced into both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the broader S&P 500 , the latter of which printed its second-consecutive all-time high Thursday when it closed at 2,415.07 points.
The 12 arrests were made in the ethnically diverse east London suburb of Barking, with Sky News reporting that a property raided by police belonged to one of the killers. At least four dozen were wounded , and police have arrested 12 people. Home Secretary Amber Rudd said Sunday that the level would remain at severe because police believe there are no perpetrators still on the loose.
Khan, who described the assault as a "deliberate and cowardly attack on innocent Londoners", said that some of the injured were in critical condition, raising the possibility that the death toll could rise. U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday urged the world to stop being "politically correct" in order to ensure security, after three attackers drove a van into pedestrians and stabbed revelers in London , killing seven.
Grande thanked those in attendance. "She told me Olivia wouldn't want me to cry", Grande said. During an emotional rendition of his hit song Angels, Williams told the crowd: "I need you on this one". The leader of rock band Mumford & Sons sang " Timshel " while strumming his guitar. "I don't want to feel or hear or see any fear in this building", U.S.
Ariana Grande has paid tribute to those affected by the Manchester terror attack at her benefit concert and included a Kiwi classic. Braun, who helped organize the event, spoke about joining the 23-year-old singer as she visited young victims of the attack at the hospital this week and meeting a 15-year-old fan named Adam.
The image spread like wildfire across Twitter and British newspapers said the man, whose identity is unknown, was a symbol of defiance. Khan told CNN's Christiane Amanpour that the attack was "evil and cowardly" while also emphasizing that more police would be on the streets of London in the coming days.
An earlier ICM poll gave the Tories a 12-point lead, down by two points. The Conservative Party saw something of a backlash after it unveiled its election promises, which included social care plans that were branded a "dementia tax" before a U-turn shortly afterwards.
They can be in Russian Federation, in Asia", Putin said , "even in America, Latin America. "It's easier to say "we're not to blame - the Russians are to blame, they interfered in our election, and we're good". Do you know how many specialists there are who can make it look as if your children sent something from your home IP address? They don't want to admit their mistake.
Rally organizer Joey Gibson told the crowd that the goal was to wake up the liberty movement. Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler last week tried to cancel Sunday's right-wing rally, calling on federal officials to aid in pulling the group's permit because he believed it would be destructive at a particularly hard time.