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Bitcoin futures rocket past $18,000; Asian shares boom

Bitcoin futures rocket past $18,000; Asian shares boom

SYDNEY: The craze for cryptocurrencies entered a new chapter on Monday as bitcoin futures rocketed by one-fifth of their value at a hotly anticipated launch, while Asian shares climbed amid optimism about global growth. The most-traded contract on the Chicago-based CBOE Global Markets exchange XBTc1 opened at $15,460 in New York on Sunday evening, before leaping […]

New York bans employers from asking job candidates about past salaries

New York bans employers from asking job candidates about past salaries

By: Web Desk. NEW YORK: The authorities in New York have banned employers from asking “the most sensitive question that any prospective employee may feel uncomfortable about. The New York City Council voted on Wednesday to approve legislation that would prohibit employers from asking job applicants about what they make in their current, or made in […]

PAKISTAN Imran details Qatari prince’s ‘murky past’

PAKISTAN Imran details Qatari prince’s ‘murky past’

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief Imran Khan submitted a 24-page affidavit, describing the ‘murky past’ of the Qatari Prince, Sheikh Hamad bin Jasim, who came to the rescue of the Sharif family in establishing the money trail of London flats in the Panamagate case in the Supreme Court. As the case enters its final round next […]