Rupert Murdoch's mass media and publishing company News Corp posted a third quarter net profit of $23 million Thursday, boosted by its HarperCollins book division. Revenue for the January-March quarter, the third of its offbeat year, rose 17 percent to $2.46 billion, "thanks to the consolidation of Foxtel and confirmed strength of publishing," mainly at HarperCollins, the company said in a statement. The New York-based group's net profit of $23 million (20.5 million euros)compared to an exceptional loss of more than $1 billion last year for the same period, due to asset depreciation. As shown by the company's earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA), profit increased dramatically to $247 million from $181 million the year before. The group also showed an increase in its subscriber base for the online edition of the Wall Street Journal, which had a record 1.8 million subscribers by the end of March, an increase of 19 percent. News Corp retained the … [Read more...] about News Corp shows third quarter profit
It's Friday: time for our news roundup as we look at this week's biggest stories! A fragile truce was secured after week-long negotiations in Sweden, making for the first Yemen peace talks since 2016. We'll also discuss the arrest of Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei's CFO, Meng Wanzhou, which sent shock waves through the global markets. The US government alleges that Meng, who is the daughter of Huawei's founder, helped the company dodge sanctions on Iran by telling financial institutions such as HSBC that a Huawei subsidiary, Skycom, was a separate and unaffiliated company. Also, US District Judge William H. Pauley III sentenced President Donald Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen to three years in prison and ordered Cohen to pay nearly $2 million in penalties for financial crimes and lying to Congress. Cohen pleaded guilty in two separate cases. One was brought by special … [Read more...] about Friday News Roundup: Senate Defunds War in Yemen; Trump Advisors Sentenced
The January transfer window is only a matter of weeks away, and despite takeover talk going into overdrive, it is still expected that Newcastle United will look to add to their squad next month. This week has seen several transfer links emerge, as well as the reassurance that business will happen even if Newcastle does not get sold and remains in the control of Mike Ashley. Manager Rafa Benitez is keen to bring in a number ten, a left-back as it thought to be looking at a striker too. Here's the latest transfer gossip round-up. Macauley Bonne - Leyton Orient The 23-year-old has hit 17 goals so far this season in the National League, adding to the 25 in all competitions last season. The Non-League Paper claims that Newcastle have watched the form Colchester man, but have several Premier League clubs for company including Leicester City. Garry Rodrigues - Galatasary United have been constantly linked to this man over the past two years, and this week saw Turkish media again put … [Read more...] about Newcastle United transfer news: Miguel Almiron, and non-league striker linked with winter moves to Magpies
15 December 2018 10:37 (UTC+04:00) Access to paid information is limited News on the website Trend.az marked as , is available ONLY to subscribers of TREND International News Agency. The username or password you entered is incorrect. User with this login is already authorized in the electronic system of TREND If you are a subscriber of TREND News Agency, enter your login and password: Get the news now You can read the article by sending an SMS from your mobile phone. If you have already received the password, enter it here and click to continue to read the article: SMS-services are being provided by SmsCoin | Report a problem Subscription Information To subscribe to the publication TREND, getting paid access to the news agency, advertising and purchasing photos, please contact us: To subscribe to the products of Trend, you can also send an email to [email protected], or by filling the form below you will receive full information from sales … [Read more...] about Uzbek oil & gas company announces tender on supply of tubing pipes
Popular on social media As Ukraine imports most of its coal from Russia, ‘Russia sells coal stolen from … 324 Ukraine bursts into top 20 viewers of Pornhub in 2018 296 Ukraine to receive the Orthodox Church independence on Christmas Eve 186 Ukraine and the world The U.S, House of Representatives on Dec.11 joined the Senate in approving a resolution that the 85th anniversary of the Ukrainian Famine of 1932-1933, known as the Holodomor, should serve as a reminder of repressive Soviet policies against the people of Ukraine.” Both the Senate and House resolutions recognize “that ‘Joseph Stalin and those around him committed genocide against the Ukrainians in 1932–1933.’” National news Ukrainian court unfreezes accounts of Yanukovych allies’ firms. Kyiv’s Pechersky court has ruled to lift the freezing order as regards at least 26 accounts, which law enforcers associate with fugitive … [Read more...] about Daily Digest: Top news from Friday, Dec. 14.