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Trump Says U.S. Tariffs On Chinese Goods Could Exceed $500 Billion

Trump Says U.S. Tariffs On Chinese Goods Could Exceed $500 Billion Because frankly, Trump is right to criticize China . Previously, Beijing had vowed to impose counter-tariffs of 25 percent would apply on United States agricultural and other products worth $34 billion. US Customs and Border Protection officials were due to collect 25 percent duties on a range of products, starting on Friday, including motor vehicles , computer disk drives, parts of pumps, v... [Full Article...]

Trump calls 'Mexico's Trump,' expects good relations with President-elect Andres Lopez Obrador

Trump calls 'Mexico's Trump,' expects good relations with President-elect Andres Lopez Obrador Lopez Obrador spoke to the crowd there around midnight, saying to loud applause: "Today one stage has ended and we are going to begin another one - we are going to transform Mexico!" Consequently, President Carlos Salinas de Gortari signed the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) in 1994, starting a new era of economic cooperation between Mexico and the US. [Full Article...]

U.S. oil touches $75 amid fears Iran will block Middle East shipments

On Tuesday, Morgan Stanley raised its Brent forecast to US$85 per barrel, from US$77.5, citing concerns that the United States may succeed in blocking much of Iran's 2.7 million barrels per day. USA crude futures CLc1 were up 19 cents at $74.33 a barrel, within sight of Tuesday's 3-1/2-year high above $75 a barrel. And he confirmed that U.S. [Full Article...]

Dwight Howard Wants To Come Back To The Lakers & Play Alongside LeBron

Dwight Howard Wants To Come Back To The Lakers & Play Alongside LeBron During four seasons at South Beach, James and co won two championships before the OH native made a decision to return home to help the Cavaliers win a title. A repeat of Paul George's scenario? The Lakers were also reportedly targeting New Orleans free agent center DeMarcus Cousins . If fans bought a Cavaliers LeBron jersey in the last 90 days, Fanatics has a Jersey Assurance program that ... [Full Article...]

Here's When Amazon Prime Day 2018 Is

Here's When Amazon Prime Day 2018 Is For the fourth summer in a row, Amazon Prime members will have a special day to shop new deals on Amazon .com and get free shipping. In addition to being the longest Prime Day to date, the event will also expand to new markets this year, says Amazon . [Full Article...]

Donald Trump, Saudi king discuss oil markets, no mention of production plans

Donald Trump, Saudi king discuss oil markets, no mention of production plans The White House statement said instead that while King Salman bin Abdulaziz confirmed his country has the extra production capacity, the Saudis will "prudently" use it "if and when necessary to ensure market balance and stability, and in coordination with its producer partners, to respond to any eventuality". [Full Article...]

Trump warns Harley-Davidson: 'We won't forget'

Trump warns Harley-Davidson: 'We won't forget' The company was inundated with queries about its veracity. The president had earlier warned that any shift in production "will be the beginning of the end". This week Harley said it would move production of motorcycles bound for Europe overseas, blaming European Union tariffs that it said would add $2,200 to the cost of an average bike. [Full Article...]

Beijing hopes United States will treat Chinese investments fairly

Beijing hopes United States will treat Chinese investments fairly While China's technological advance has, so far, been rapid, we shouldn't expect "one big moment where Chinese companies gain the ultimate competitive advantage", Zenglein predicts. The vice president of the European Union's governing body says Europe and China will form a group aimed at updating global trade rules to address technology policy, subsidies and other emerging complaints in a bid to... [Full Article...]

Pompeo: Protesters in Iran fed up with country's leadership

Pompeo: Protesters in Iran fed up with country's leadership The country also banned imports on 1,300 products, including appliances, textiles, and healthcare in a move to resist USA sanctions. After US president Donald Trump chose to withdraw from world powers' deal with Iran on its nuclear program, some US sanctions are to be reimposed in August and some in November. [Full Article...]

Erdogan won the Turkish election after an unequal battle, monitors say

Erdogan won the Turkish election after an unequal battle, monitors say Electoral officials declared Erdogan the victor of the presidential election. Erdogan's main rival, Muharrem Ince of the Republican People's Party (CHP), conceded defeat but branded the elections unjust and said the presidential system that now takes effect was "very dangerous" because it would lead to one-man rule. [Full Article...]

Canada due to legalize recreational marijuana

Canada due to legalize recreational marijuana The Senate voted 52-29 in favor of the revised bill from the elected House of Commons, paving the way for a fully legal cannabis market within eight to 12 weeks. Bill Morneau, Canada's finance minister, said that he expects the government to rake in almost 300 million Canadian dollars from the taxes on legalized cannabis. [Full Article...]

Trump Says OPEC To Blame For High Oil Prices

Trump Says OPEC To Blame For High Oil Prices That crimped the country's ability to export crude, limiting supply and pushing up global prices. EIA now forecasts global petroleum and other liquids inventories will increase by 210,000 barrels per day (b/d) next year, a factor that, all else being equal, typically puts downward pressure on oil prices.Most of the growth in global oil production in the coming months is expected to come from the... [Full Article...]

FOX Accepts Higher Cash Bid From Disney - Dealing A Blow To Comcast

FOX Accepts Higher Cash Bid From Disney - Dealing A Blow To Comcast Comcast, based in Philadelphia, did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The ruling suggests regulators may have a more hard time blocking a major deal in the sector on antitrust grounds. The situation is fluid, and the Fox board's thinking could change, the people said. The investor vote is now scheduled for July 10. Disney originally bid $28 a share back in December. [Full Article...]

Audi CEO Rupert Stadler arrested in diesel investigation, report says

Audi CEO Rupert Stadler arrested in diesel investigation, report says Audi has been caught up in the diesel emissions scandal that has plagued VW. The directors of Audi and Volkswagen discussed how to run its more profitable division without Stadler, but failed to come to a conclusion, the carmaker said late on Monday. [Full Article...]

Dollar rises above ¥110.50 in Tokyo on euro weakness

Dollar rises above ¥110.50 in Tokyo on euro weakness The purchases, which pump newly created money into the financial system, have driven down longer-term interest rates for borrowers such as governments and home buyers but have reduced returns for savers and made it harder to fund pension savings due to low returns on safe investments. [Full Article...]

US Federal Reserve raises interest rates

US Federal Reserve raises interest rates While investors and economists spend the next few days deciphering new Fed Chairman Jerome Powell's decision to hold a press conference after every meeting and what the projected path of future hikes means for the economy , the lastest hike will hit your wallet nearly immediately. [Full Article...]

Comcast bids for Murdoch's Fox assets in Disney challenge

Comcast bids for Murdoch's Fox assets in Disney challenge The bid sets up a fight with Disney, which announced its own plan to acquire those businesses previous year. Comcast and Disney say Fox would bring original material and global reach that can help them compete. The Justice Department filed the suit in November alleging that AT&T would be able to hike rates of its premium channel packages and wrangle higher retransmission fees of Time Wa... [Full Article...]

Canada's PM is back-stabber unworthy of Trump's time, trade adviser says

Canada's PM is back-stabber unworthy of Trump's time, trade adviser says Navarro said Trump "did the courtesy to Justin Trudeau to travel up to Quebec for that summit". In a string of angry tweets , Trump said the USA paid "close to the entire cost of Nato" to help protect countries that "rip us off on trade". [Full Article...]

Tesla To Allow Fully Autonomous Features Beginning In August

Tesla To Allow Fully Autonomous Features Beginning In August But now with the upcoming software update Musk claimed that the update would bring "full self-driving features" to the Tesla's vehicle would be able to drive itself. The Tesla made no attempt at braking or steering away from the collision, the NTSB said . As for the flying bit, while the Roadster may be capable of small jumps, Musk has previously spoken against the idea of true flying cars... [Full Article...]

Singapore summit: Kim's running bodyguards back in action

Singapore summit: Kim's running bodyguards back in action Bush. Among the three dozen or so North Koreans seen at breakfast on Monday were some of the regime's most powerful men, usually only spotted by North Korea watchers in photographs published in state media as they line up at official events. [Full Article...]


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