Stocks cheered by Trump trade talk; sterling claws off lows

Trump told Reuters in an interview on Tuesday that China was buying a "tremendous amount" of usa soybeans and would also soon cut tariffs on us autos. manufacturers including BMW . Following are USA trade expectations for the opening of grain an... More..

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Opecto Cut Production To Boost Oil Prices
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Opecto Cut Production To Boost Oil Prices

The Libyan outage followed last week's decision by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and some non-OPEC producers including Russian Federation to cut supply by 1.2 million barrels per day (...More..

Kotex tampons recalled after reports of product unraveling inside body
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Kotex tampons recalled after reports of product unraveling inside body

The recalled brand is Kimberly-Clark's U by Kotex Sleek Tampons with regular absorbency due to a defect that could impact the performance of this product. A full list of recalled lot numbers is on the U by K...More..

Google CEO denies plans for China search engine
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Google CEO denies plans for China search engine

Pichai argued that there were no real evidence against such bias, and no independent studies to confirm such accusations. The issue of user privacy also came up over and over. Watch the full interview abov...More..

China detains former Canadian diplomat as Huawei CFO returns to court
by | Wednesday, December 12, 2018

China detains former Canadian diplomat as Huawei CFO returns to court

Gibb-Carsley said Reuters reported in 2013 that Huawei was operating Skycom and had attempted to import usa -manufactured computer equipment into Iran in violation of sanctions. Chinese Foreign Minister W...More..

RBI Governor Urjit Patel resigns citing personal reasons
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

RBI Governor Urjit Patel resigns citing personal reasons

Although there were rumours of Patel's deputy Viral Acharya too resigning, but the RBI spokesperson denied social media rumours. The Prime Minister said Patel leaves behind a great legacy and will be missed...More..

Japanese prosecutors indict Ghosn, Nissan for understating pay: Kyodo
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Japanese prosecutors indict Ghosn, Nissan for understating pay: Kyodo

A Brazilian court has granted Ghosn access to the property, owned by Nissan , in the Copacabana neighborhood, but the company said in a statement Sunday that it is now petitioning a higher court to reverse t...More..

Altria gets into pot business with US$1.8 bil Cronos stake
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Altria gets into pot business with US$1.8 bil Cronos stake

Altria's stock fell by almost 25 percent this year and revenue is expected to grow by only 1 percent this year and in 2019, CNN Business reported. Altria has agreed to buy 146.2 million shares at closing a...More..

700 detained in France as thousands join 'yellow vest' protest
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

700 detained in France as thousands join 'yellow vest' protest

A ring of steel surrounded the Elysee Palace itself as police stationed trucks and reinforced steel barriers in streets throughout the entire neighborhood. In their explanations of why they'd turned out to prot...More..

Huawei CFO's Arrest Thrusts Chinese Tech Champion Into Trade War
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

Huawei CFO's Arrest Thrusts Chinese Tech Champion Into Trade War

A Canadian official said law enforcement took her into custody at the request of the US, which is seeking her extradition for allegedly violating its sanctions on Iran . Skycom at the time was a major partner ...More..

OPEC members complaining, says Nigeria is overproducing
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

OPEC members complaining, says Nigeria is overproducing

However, Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih told reporters on Thursday morning that a cut of 1 million bpd would be sufficient. More broadly, the slide in USA oil followed a tumble in global stock markets on...More..

China vows quick trade deal as Trump sends mixed signals
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

China vows quick trade deal as Trump sends mixed signals

She now faces a bond hearing Friday, pending possible extradition to the United States to face criminal charges. But he added, "if that's real" - raising some doubt - it would close the USA trade deficit with C...More..

Yellow Vests leader: Fuel tax moratorium is crumbs, we want the baguette
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Yellow Vests leader: Fuel tax moratorium is crumbs, we want the baguette

What has the prime minister said? "Trump also retweeted a false claim from American conservative student activist Charlie Kirk that said: "'We want Trump' being chanted through the streets of Paris ". A pro...More..

Dow Futures Surge After Trump-Xi Trade Truce
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Dow Futures Surge After Trump-Xi Trade Truce

Questioned about the agreement on Monday, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Trump's top economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, dialed back expectations and added qualifiers. Financial markets were left struggling ...More..

5.1 million pounds of beef added to salmonella recall
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

5.1 million pounds of beef added to salmonella recall

As the U.S. Department of Agriculture investigated an October recall on beef, officials realized some patients were falling ill from products not included in the initial recall, so they chose to expand it. If y...More..

Qatar to pull out of Saudi-dominated Opec
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Qatar to pull out of Saudi-dominated Opec

Qatar announced Monday that it will withdraw from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries in January, as the Persian Gulf state faces a prolonged regional clash with rival Saudi Arabia. Senior U.S...More..

Fed Chief's Remarks On Economy And Interest Rates Cheer Investors
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Fed Chief's Remarks On Economy And Interest Rates Cheer Investors

Stocks swooned on those remarks as investors bet the USA central bank would need more rate hikes to prevent the economy from overheating. Trump has charged that the Fed is "going wild" and "going loco" and th...More..

Trump says GM should repay USA taxpayers for bailout
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Trump says GM should repay USA taxpayers for bailout

The president, who has made trade wars a signature of his "America first" administration, was angered by GM's decision to cut thousands of jobs in a series of plant closures, including in OH and MI. But other...More..

Trump says doesn't believe own government's climate warning
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Trump says doesn't believe own government's climate warning

Interested in Donald Trump? The report, released on Black Friday, warned that climate change could cost the US economy hundreds of billions of dollars by the end of the century and shrink GDP by some 10...More..

Trump threatens a 25% tariff on the iPhone and Apple laptops
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Trump threatens a 25% tariff on the iPhone and Apple laptops

In an interview with The Wall Street Journal on Monday, Mr Trump repeated his threat to slap tariffs on all remaining imports from China, adding that "the only deal would be (that) China has to open up thei...More..

Some businesses could feel impact of GM cuts
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Some businesses could feel impact of GM cuts

Those include a factory in Lordstown, Ohio, where GM makes the Cruze; the Detroit-Hamtramck plant in the company's hometown, where it makes the Volt and several large sedans; and a factory in Oshawa, Ontario, w...More..

Cyber Monday deals to test limits of retailers' websites
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Cyber Monday deals to test limits of retailers' websites

Target's online site will allow you to purchase these headphones for a 55 percent discount, from their normal price of $199.99. However, that's not the case with everyone! One of the top Cyber Monday TV deals...More..

GM to slash 14,700 jobs in North America
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

GM to slash 14,700 jobs in North America

Some will take buyouts while others will be laid off. Besides the five plants in USA and Canada, GM said it would cease the operations of two more plants outside North America by the end of 2019. In a state...More..

Ride-hailing could be coming to Squamish next year
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Ride-hailing could be coming to Squamish next year

Local governments will still set vehicle type, taxi stand locations and local business-licence requirements. After years of waiting, British Columbians may finally be able to catch a ride in an Uber or Lyft -...More..

Save $60 on the Amazon Fire TV Cube ahead of Black Friday
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Save $60 on the Amazon Fire TV Cube ahead of Black Friday

You can also make High-fidelity Skype video calls form the Echo Show and Echo Sport to Skype on Computers, Tablets or mobiles. "With Skype and Alexa, you can now connect with your friends and family aro...More..