VW 2025 Jetta updated to boost sales

Volkswagen on Tuesday announced updates for its 2025 Jetta sedan to boost sales amid industry-wide affordability concerns. The entry-level version of the Jetta with an automatic transmission will start at $21,995 when it goes on sale, expected by the end of the third quarter, the company said. That model will replace the current lower-priced model … Read more

Tech View: Nifty breaks key hurdle after 2 weeks. Here’s how to trade on Wednesday

Nifty ended Tuesday’s session 183 points higher to form a long bull candle on the daily chart and surpassed 23,600 hurdle after two weeks of consolidation. The short-term trend of Nifty remains positive. The market is now showing early signs of upside breakout in the near term. The next upside levels to be watched are … Read more

Delta One JFK lounge opens. Here’s what’s inside

The bar at the Delta One lounge at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport. Leslie Josephs | CNBC Delta Air Lines’ most exclusive airport lounge opens this week to travelers flying on the right ticket. The Delta One lounge at the carrier’s hub in John F. Kennedy International Airport will open Wednesday to customers … Read more

Vauxhall owner says car plants could shut unless ‘stupid’ UK rules change | Stellantis

The owner of the Vauxhall, Peugeot and Citroën brands has warned its car plants in Ellesmere Port and Luton could close unless market demand for electric vehicles and “stupid” regulatory conditions change. The UK managing director of Stellantis said the company did not want to shut operations in the UK but it would make a … Read more

US ambassador visits Mexican state to expedite avocado inspections

ARMANDO SOLIS, Associated Press Updated: Jun 25, 2024 / 04:58 AM CDT U.S. Ambassador to Mexico Ken Salazar shakes hands with Michoacan state Governor Alfredo Ramírez Bedolla during their joint news conference at the governor’s office in Morelia, Mexico, Monday, June 24, 2024. U.S. government inspections of avocados and mangoes will gradually resume in the … Read more

Buy now, pay later company Laybuy placed into receivership in Australia and New Zealand

Buy now, pay later service Laybuy has been thrust into turmoil after the Australian and New Zealand arms of the company were placed into Receivership on 17 June. Offering a zero-interest alternative to credit cards, Laybuy allows people to make purchases and pay back the sum over six weeks through automatic payments which remain interest … Read more

IT hiring: Not AI, IT hiring not picking up because of global slowdown in IT spend: Ramani Dathi, Teamlease Services

Ramani Dathi, CFO, Teamlease Services, says on the non-IT side, a very positive outlook as far as hiring is concerned across all segments like BFSI, FMCG, FMCD, pharma, tourism, hospitality and manufacturing. The monsoon is expected to be positive for this year. We believe that the upcoming festive season can also be very good for … Read more

The US Is Being Flooded by Chinese Vapes

In late March, a smoke shop in Dyersburg, Tennessee, announced the arrival of a new product in its store: a disposable nicotine vape with an LCD display that can be connected to a smartphone via Bluetooth. Marketed under the brand name RAMA, the strawberry- and kiwi-flavored vape looks more like a cell phone from the … Read more

Airbus shares plunge as plane maker cuts profit forecast | Airbus

Shares in Airbus tumbled on Tuesday after the aircraft maker cut its profit forecast and blamed persistent part shortages, which have affected production of its A320neo jets. In an unscheduled update late on Monday, Europe’s biggest aerospace group trimmed its delivery forecast, and pushed back the schedule for the production ramp-up of A320neo planes. Airbus … Read more

Canadian MP criticises parliament’s tribute to Nijjar amid extremism concerns

Vancouver: A Liberal member of Parliament has criticised the recent decision for MPs to stand in the House of Commons for a moment of silence marking the anniversary of the killing of Sikh separatist and India-designated terrorist Hardeep Singh Nijjar, reports The Globe and Mail. Chandra Arya, MP for Nepean, voiced discontent with his own … Read more