Category: Finance

Apple missed sales targets in the Christmas business significantly

Apple has to admit a rare setback: In the important Christmas quarter, the group missed its forecast. The problem was mainly the iPhone sales in Chinahave been, explains chief executive Tim Cook . But experts also see other reasons. Cupertino (AP) – The past Christmas business has gone significantly worse for Applethan expected. The iPhone group lowered its revenue forecast for the past three months […]

Airbus orders fixed: 120 new machines of type A220

The aircraft manufacturer Airbus has just before the turn of the year brought two major orders for its smallest jet A220-300 in the roof. Toulouse (dpa) – The US airline JetBlue and the new US airline Moxy were making orders for every 60 machines of the type, as the manufacturer announced on Thursday in Toulouse . According to the price list, the orders together have a […]

Mobile Internet: Scouring demands more speed from municipalities

There are still many white spots in Germany with the mobile Internet. That should change. The Minister of Transport sees the cities and towns as their duty. The industry, on the other hand, warns the coalition against unrealistic demands. Berlin (AP) – Federal Transport Minister Andreas Scheuer has called on the municipalities to more speed in building the infrastructure for the fast mobile Internet. […]

Economy wants to make carbon leakage conditional

It is one of the first major decisions of the year: By the beginning of February at the latest, a commission intends to present a concept for cutting coal . The economy is picking pegs . Berlin (dpa) – top associations of the German economy want to tie the planned coal exit conditions and warn of further rising electricity prices . “We need revision clauses […]

Vanguard Roadster

The relatively small New York Motorcycle Show had last weekend a secret star: The Vanguard Roadster. The n@ked bike in the style of Confederate bikes drew everyone’s attention. Vanguard Roadster with more than 100 HP Here, the “S & S” -V2 engine stand with 1,917 cubic centimeters and an output […]

The longest and deepest railway tunnel in the world is opened

A premiere, on which was worked almost endless long way: The longest and deepest rail tunnel in the world is opened. Around 300 trains a day pass through now the Swiss Alps in record time: for 57 km, it need only 17 minutes. Sunday morning, 6:09. A historic moment. From […]

Softbank plans to invest $ 50 billion in the US

The US President-elect Trump proudly announces plans for a multibillion major investment from Japan. 50,000 Jobs wants to create the head of the telecom giant Softbank. Details of which it did not name. The Japanese telecoms and technology group SoftBank plans to invest in the coming years: 50 billion dollars […]