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Boeing, AerCap Announce Order for 15 737 MAX 10s

Boeing, AerCap Announce Order for 15 737 MAX 10s

Asian and Iranian airlines provided the bulk of the new orders. Boeing said 16 customers worldwide placed orders for the MAX 10. "Maybe people came to the show with muted expectations, but the order activity is positive on the backdrop of relatively strong air-traffic growth", said Mr Kelly Ortberg, CEO of aerospace supplier Rockwell Collins.


Official urges limited Fed role in addressing United States inequality

Official urges limited Fed role in addressing United States inequality

The Federal Reserve raised rates again this month, this time on the same day the inflation reading came up as a disappointment. The dollar dipped to a four-day low against a basket of major currencies on Friday, as traders looked to United States inflation data due next week to provide more clues on the Federal Reserve's policy outlook.



Trump in Wisconsin discussing state's apprenticeship program

Federally funded apprenticeship programs now have to receive certification from the Labor Department and the executive order allows companies to essentially monitor themselves. To offer apprenticeships, companies now have to register with the Labor Department and adhere to specific government guidelines. "We want to keep jobs in America".



US stock indexes hold steady as oil's dismal week eases

The underlying gauge fell 0.1 per cent in NY, with Exxon Mobil Corp. and Chevron Corp. contributing the most to the decline. CHINA'S ARRIVAL: Chinese shares traded in Shanghai, which have always been hard for foreign investors to trade, rose 0.5 percent after index provider MSCI said it will include what are called "Chinese A-shares" in its widely followed Emerging Markets index.


Over 140 people feared buried in China landslide

Over 140 people feared buried in China landslide

Rescue crews are scrambling Saturday to save villagers trapped under rubble after heavy rain triggered a landslide at the village of Xinmo, located in Maoxian County in Sichuan province. The Sichuan government has dispatched more than "500 rescuers with 23 sniffer dogs and 16 life detectors" for search and rescue efforts, according Xinhua .



Trump state visit left out of Queen's Speech

After four terror attacks and a deadly tower block blaze that have darkened the national mood in the past three months, anti-government campaigners also staged " Day of Rage " protests that converged outside parliament. Plans for new grammar schools south of the border - a cause close to Mrs May's heart - are also notably absent as is a commitment to a free vote on whether to repeal the ban on hunting with dogs and the intended watering-down of the pensions triple lock.