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by | July 21, 2018 | 17:24

China has accused the United States of hurting the global economy by waging trade wars. The chancellor added that: "It really is a multilateral interdependent system that at its best most likely is really a plurilateral win-win situation when we stick to the rules".

by | July 21, 2018 | 15:40

But following the lift in worldwide sanctions on Iran in 2016, the Middle Eastern country's share within Korea's total crude oil imports sharply expanded to 10.38 percent in 2016 and 13.2 percent in 2017. U.S. Administration is actively considering releasing part of the 660-million-barrel SPR, with options ranging from a test sale of 5 million barrels to a release of as much as 30 million barrels, and even higher if coordinated with other countries.

by | July 13, 2018 | 10:15

Topping Comcast's 12.50 pounds a share. The decision by Jeremy Wright clears the final regulatory hurdle for Fox's bid for the 61 percent of Sky that it does not already own. Sky shares traded at £14.90 as of 9:55 am in London . Should Disney succeed, it will obtain Fox's 39 per cent stake in Sky as part of the package.

by | July 11, 2018 | 11:59

Corbyn, addressing May in parliament, said her government should be ended if it was incapable of governing. He put the chances of a confidence vote at 75 percent and her likelihood of winning one at 60 percent. These have all but stalled because of her reticence of show her cards until now for fear of angering one of the two main factions of her party. May replaced Davis by appointing Dominic Raab as the new Brexit Secretary.

by | July 11, 2018 | 08:58

Washington on Wednesday announced it was starting the process to slap 10-per cent tariffs on another $ 200 billion in Chinese export goods as soon as September. President Donald Trump has said he may ultimately impose tariffs on more than $500 billion worth of Chinese goods - roughly the total amount of USA imports from China a year ago.

by | July 09, 2018 | 07:02

Thai authorities and representatives for Elon Musk are discussing the possibility of using resources from Musk's companies to help rescue the boys' soccer team that is trapped in a cave, Bloomberg first reported. "I would never bet against Elon Musk ", Choueiri said. The tubes and pods are being built in the USA, a spokesman said. "There are probably many complexities that are hard to appreciate without being there in person", he added.

by | July 09, 2018 | 06:48

Outside of OPEC , Russia has been eager to churn out more oil , though it could be bound to its partnership in the group's pledge to stabilize the market. "Their companies - their companies will be subject to the same sanctions that everybody else's are if they engage in those sectors of the economy that are sanctionable, where there were sanctions imposed prior to 2015", the unnamed U.S.

by | July 06, 2018 | 04:42

Saudi Arabia's state-run oil giant cut its prices on Thursday for first time since February after President Donald Trump lashed out at OPEC for rising U.S. Oil prices edged up on Wednesday, lifted by a report of declining USA fuel inventories amid the ongoing crude supply outage at Syncrude Canada in Alberta, which usually supplies the United States.

by | July 04, 2018 | 01:06

Plus Prime Rewards Visa card members will receive double the rewards - 10 percent back - July 14 through 17 when shopping Whole Foods . Amazon's Prime Day , which offers sales for members of the company's subscription program, will stretch from noon July 16 to the end of the day July 17.

by | July 04, 2018 | 00:17

And that's before we discuss how they might - or might not - mesh on the court with the former Cavaliers superstar. The win at the end of the 2015-2016 season marked the city of Cleveland's first professional sports title in 52 years. this summer, but on Saturday he announced he had signed a new four-year deal with Oklahoma. "With LeBron officially agreeing to sign with the Lakers, it'll be fascinating to monitor what type of leverage the Spurs can create for Kawhi Leonard , who still ...

by | June 28, 2018 | 17:22

Harley-Davidson should stay 100% in America, with the people that got you your success. Those tariffs came as a result of Trump's decision to impose steep duties on steel and aluminum imports Europe and elsewhere last month. "Their employees and customers are already very angry at them", Trump said on Twitter, without providing any evidence. If they move, watch it, it will be the beginning of the end.

by | June 26, 2018 | 22:22

They do have, though, very strong Immigration Laws. The families in question were first stopped by Customs and Border Patrol (CBP), with children taken into custody by HHS and adults detained through Immigration and Customs Enforcement (Ice).

by | June 26, 2018 | 17:44

These European Union tariffs against specific USA products was meant as retaliation for Trump's imposition of tariffs against steel and aluminum imports from the European Union. "It's a great company", Kinzinger said. "On a full-year basis, the company estimates the aggregate annual impact due to the European Union tariffs to be approximately $90 to $100 million".

by | June 23, 2018 | 17:39

Mark your calendars: after 95 years, Canada's prohibition on recreational cannabis will come to an end on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. Trudeau's Liberal government introduced legislation previous year in a bid to make Canada the second country in the world to legalise cannabis, after Uruguay .

by | June 22, 2018 | 22:42

But on Friday, Saudi Arabia's energy minister Khalid al-Falih persuaded Mr Zanganeh to accept the proposal Riyadh and non-OPEC member Russian Federation had been championing. Ministers have gathered in the Austrian capital to discuss a supply increase that would be equivalent to about 600,000 barrels a day, or 0.5 per cent of global supply.

by | June 22, 2018 | 20:51

Bitcoin's value has slipped once again, following the theft of more than $30 million worth of digital tokens from a cryptocurrency exchange . As at the time of writing this article, the platform hasn't specified the coins taken from the platform.

by | June 22, 2018 | 20:13

Together the trade battles have raised the spectre of a global trade war, spooking financial markets that fear major consequences to the world economy. Lim said: "This is going to escalate, with the United States especially looking at German cars". When the USA imposed the tariffs it said it was doing so as a matter of national security - further angering its closest allies, whose tariffs are now targeting President Trump's base of support - in the steel and aluminum industries, but also ...

by | June 22, 2018 | 18:45

In the amicus brief eBay filed in support of the retailers South Dakota had sued over collecting sales taxes - Wayfair , Overstock and Newegg - the company said overturning Quill would "greatly undermine the growth opportunities available to the hundreds of thousands (if not millions) of independent small businesses that sell online and represent a vital segment of the national economy".

by | June 20, 2018 | 02:55

Mr. Trump said that if China responds to this fresh round of tariffs, then he will move to counter "by pursuing additional tariffs on another $200 billion of goods". "It did not meet the current development trend of the world, harmed the interests of the people and enterprises of China and the United States, and harmed the interests of the people of the world".

by | June 20, 2018 | 02:48

Any further response from Beijing would lead to yet more American tariffs, according to Mr. Trump. Trump said after the legal process is complete, these tariffs worth Dollars 200 billion will go into effect if China refuses to change its practices.

by | June 18, 2018 | 16:49

The company said that it couldn't comment further due to the ongoing investigation, but stressed that "the presumption of innocence remains in place for Mr. Former VW chief executive Martin Winterkorn stepped down soon after the scandal broke in September 2015, while successor Matthias Mueller was hastily replaced earlier this year.

by | June 13, 2018 | 06:36

The purveyor of deliciously greasy circular food is making a savage attack on the sad state of America's roading infrastructure, while also grabbing a few headlines AND getting its name out on the roads by - wait for it - hiring road crews to fix potholes around the country.

by | June 13, 2018 | 06:10

And the company said it plans to close the merger, which was announced a year and a half ago, on or before June 20. At the heart of the DOJ's complaint is an assumption that the merged entity would use its market power to raise the price of content now owned by Time Warner , or threaten to withhold programming, including hit shows such as Game of Thrones and NCAA March Madness.

by | June 11, 2018 | 17:38

The news follows the release of the the first official drive footage of the Taycan last month, which showed the electric sports vehicle being driven at pace by Mark Webber around the brand's Weissach test track. The customers will have different battery pack options. It'll go to 60 miles per hour in under 3.5 seconds and to a top speed of 124 mph in less than twelve seconds.

by | June 10, 2018 | 16:44

That left the vehicle in a so-called "gore area", a triangular region of pavement between highway lanes and an exit ramp. According to the report, "As the Tesla approached the paved gore area dividing the main travel lanes of US-101 from the SH-85 exit ramp, it moved to the left and entered the gore area".

by | June 08, 2018 | 17:10

According to a statement from Microsoft , its first underwater datacenter was to ascertain the possibility of operating a data center at the ocean floor, while the second test is in view of learning if the "concept is logically, environmentally and economically practical ".

by | June 07, 2018 | 16:44

And then they both agreed that they didn't want Mike Pence to become president. Many Barr supporters came out in support of the series, calling the network's action hypocritical after allowing The View talk show host Joy Behar, as well as other hosts, to stay on the air after making negative statements about President Donald Trump .

by | June 07, 2018 | 16:39

What might "happen" is that ZTE will pay a US$1 billion fine, plus $400 million in escrow, an asset held by a third-party, to cover any future violations, according to a Reuters report . In addition to the money it will have to pay, Reuters says ZTE must replace its current board members and executive team within 30 days as part of the agreement, and also allow for unlimited access to its sites to prove that the hardware and software made in the US are being used correctly.

by | June 06, 2018 | 03:29

Officials in Mexico City unveiled the proposal in recent days, saying the tax would apply to US-produced pork legs and shoulders, which equate to approximately 90% of the nation's $1 billion worth of American-made products. The brothers also strongly support legislation that seeks to protect "Dreamers" - people brought illegally to the United States as children - from deportation.

by | June 02, 2018 | 16:21

WALL STREET: Prices for US government bonds surged as investors shifted money from stocks into lower-risk investments. "Should Italy leave the eurozone, it's clearly bad for European assets and it's bad for the European banking system". EARLY LAGGARDS: Among health care companies, Johnson & Johnson fell 1.2 percent to $120 and Thermo Fisher Scientific lost 1.4 percent to $201.75. JPMorgan Chase dropped 4.3 percent to $105.93 and Bank of America fell 4 percent to $28.96.

by | June 02, 2018 | 10:48

It was the move we all dreaded was coming: Australian shoppers will no longer be able to shop on Amazon's U.S. site as the company shifts focus to its local offering. Amazon.com.au has roughly a tenth the selection of Amazon's USA website, with about 60 million products compared to almost half a billion. "If multinationals aren't forced to pay their fair share of tax, they will have a competitive advantage over retailers here in Australia, on our own main streets and in our shopping centers".

by | June 02, 2018 | 02:15

This year there's no better place to celebrate National Doughnut Day than at Universal CityWalk and Universal Studios Hollywood in Southern California, where the incredibly popular Voodoo Doughnut shop will offer an exclusive Strawberry Confetti doughnut all weekend long, in addition to their already-colorful and delectable regular menu.

by | May 31, 2018 | 23:08

As they fight to win the 2026 FIFA World Cup bid, Morocco have appointed former France striker David Trezeguet as their ambassador . For sports fans not so into football , they can also tune into Sport 24 throughout June and July to catch live action from the NBA Finals , Stanley Cup Finals, US Open and European Tour golf, Wimbledon, and the British Open.

by | May 31, 2018 | 22:27

Mexico has also responded , promising to slap tariffs on US products including pork bellies, grapes, apples, and flat steel. Institute CEO Jim McGreevy called the tariffs a new tax on the US beer industry. After months in which it appeared the Trump administration had been backing away from tariffs amid infighting between the president's top economic advisers, Washington has over the past week ramped up its threats on trade.

by | May 31, 2018 | 22:03

Pressure has been on the rise since the International Energy Agency published its monthly report acknowledging that the oil market was now balanced and that commercial glut in major industrial countries fell by about 1 million barrels.

by | May 29, 2018 | 21:08

Brady, U.S. attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania, said in the Justice Department statement. "Foreign cyber actors have compromised hundreds of thousands of home and office routers and other networked devices worldwide", the Federal Bureau of Investigation wrote in a public service advisory this past week.

by | May 29, 2018 | 18:45

Monday's increase in petrol and diesel prices marked a fifteen straight day of hikes, which followed a 19-day hiatus ahead of Karnataka elections. The recent rise in crude oil cost and the high excise duty levied on the particular fuel type is the reason behind the rise in petrol prices in the country.

by | May 29, 2018 | 18:34

The Seattle-based chain will shutter its company-owned locations and corporate offices within the United States to train its almost 175,000 employees. Retail, Rossann Williams said. The company has settled privately with the two men after the incident in a Philadelphia store on April 12 and will try to draw a line under the row with a day of workshops in traditionally slow afternoon hours which Wall Street analysts say will only cost it US$5-US$7 million in lost business.

by | May 28, 2018 | 16:28

European stocks were slightly higher Monday morning, as investors monitored signs of thawing tensions between the US and North Korea and reacted to renewed political turmoil in Italy. "We need to keep cool". "It's an institutional clash without precedent", he said on a live-streamed Facebook video. Salvini, who was Savona's biggest advocate and a fellow eurosceptic, declared that Italy was not a "colony", and that "we won't have Germany tell us what to do".

by | May 18, 2018 | 17:29

PayPal stock jumped almost 2% when reports of the deal first surfaced. IZettle is best known for offering small businesses a mini credit card reader that can turn smartphones and tablets into payment registers, akin to that offered by USA -based Square Inc the company founded by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, according to Reuters.

by | May 17, 2018 | 09:14

Trump long denied any payment was made by Cohen to Daniels, but administration attorney Rudy Giuliani revealed it in a television interview last month. Cohen offered to help find projects for Qatar to sponsor, in exchange for a $1 million upfront fee, the newspaper reported. The figures are before expenses and so give no indication of how much profit the president made off the properties.

by | May 17, 2018 | 09:15

Scientists have detected an unexpected rise in atmospheric levels of CFC-11, a chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) highly damaging to the ozone layer. CFC-11 was once commonly used in insulating foams, but it's now banned under the Montreal Protocol and reported production is close to zero.

by | May 17, 2018 | 09:10

He had been the president of basketball operations for Atlanta, in addition to head coach, but he lost control of the team's front office when it hired general manager Travis Schlenk. Budenholzer was a longtime assistant to Gregg Popovich in San Antonio before taking the Atlanta job. The New York Knicks and Phoenix Suns also met with the former Hawks coach, before agreeing to terms with their new head coaches.

by | May 17, 2018 | 09:05

Since May 15, 2017 TRS has 0.00% and is. Barclays Decreased Zpg Plc (LON:ZPG)'s Rating to Equal-weight. . Therefore 56% are positive. 100% are bullish. It dived, as 5 investors sold Premier Oil plc shares while 13 reduced holdings. Carroll Associates owns 333 shares. Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZG) has risen 59.57% since May 15, 2017 and is uptrending.

by | May 16, 2018 | 16:12

The S&P 500 index fell 0.7 percent to 2,711.45. The Nasdaq composite dropped 0.8 percent to 7,351.63 and the Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks finished flat at 1,600.34. U.S. retail sales increased at a moderate 0.3 per cent in April as rising gasoline prices took a bite out of discretionary spending, according to the U.S.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:50

Amazon is opening additional Amazon Go locations in Chicago and San Francisco as the company expands its cashier-less grocery store concept across the nation. It serves as a remarkably fast in-and-out experience for those looking to quickly grab and go. There are no checkout lines and no checkout counters, though staff hover helpfully to aid new customers who are hesitant about how it all works.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:50

The gender pay gap, however, will take far longer to close, Hayek said. Speaking about pay, she said: "If actors ask such inflated fees it will leave nothing for actresses". Hayek, who has been vocal about the alleged mistreatment she was subjected to by Harvey Weinstein , said that although she's glad to see women speak up against imbalances of power, she wishes it hadn't taken so many years.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:49

Loew had a contract until the Euro 2020 finals, but Grindel had previously stated his job is safe regardless of how Germany perform at the 2018 World Cup finals, which kick-off next month. Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng has been called up even though he is now sidelined by a groin injury. The winger missed the 2014 tournament in Brazil, despite being named in the initial squad, after sustaining an ankle injury in the team's warm-up win over Armenia.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:44

USA clothes giant GAP said it was "extremely sorry" for selling a T-shirt with an "incomplete" map of China, after it was accused of being disrespectful to the country's territorial sovereignty. China has engaged in a campaign this year to force global companies to toe the line when it comes to Taiwan and its "One China" policy. In January, websites as well as apps for Marriott were blocked for more than week after the hospitality company listed Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and Tibet as ...

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:44

Oil and gas accounts for about 40 percent of the Saudi economy and cuts in crude oil production ate into real GDP growth by about 0.7 percent, even as the non-hydrocarbon sector grew by 1 percent a year ago. This is a sign that bulls are not trading with as much conviction as we saw following Trump's Iran decision. Shortly after Trump's pullout announcement, a number of reports by Bank of America Corp suggested that the Iran-related move coupled with a dip in Venezuela's oil production ...