Tag: Data

Asia shares hit one-month high on Chinese trade data, easing pandemic worries

SYDNEY/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Asian equities extended gains on Tuesday after China’s trade data came in better than expected and as some nations tried to restart their economy by partly lifting restrictions aimed at containing the coronavirus outbreak. FILE PHOTO: Passersby wearing protective face masks following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) are reflected on…

Apple says it passed FBI ‘many gigabytes’ of data in Pensacola shooter probe, disputes AG’s claim of ‘no substantial help’

Apple has hit back after US Attorney General William Barr accused the company of offering no assistance in unlocking devices linked to the Pensacola shooter, insisting that it handed the FBI large troves of data for its probe. Barr told reporters on Monday that Apple had not “given any substantive assistance” to law enforcement agencies…

Canada Post racking up close to $1 million a year in parking fines, data shows

Canada Post is racking up close to $ 1 million annually in parking tickets as drivers struggle to navigate increasingly congested city streets, data show. The information, obtained by The Canadian Press through freedom of information requests, indicates the bulk of the citations are in and around Toronto. “To meet the needs of Canadians, our…

Stock futures point to Wall Street gains, eyes on consumer data

(Reuters) – U.S. stock markets were set to gain on Friday but still looked on course to end the week in negative territory as the shock of the launch of an impeachment investigation into President Trump was countered by hopes for progress with China on trade. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor at the…