by | June 22, 2018 | 06:58

European companies have been bystanders to the U.S. Those tariffs will not go into effect until after a public comment period, and there is a chance that chips could be cut from it before it is made final, analysts said . In the currency market, the dollar eased to 110.33 yen, having hit a three-week high of 110.905 on Friday. Companies also are watching the fate of ZTE Corp .

by | June 20, 2018 | 19:40

He said China's latest action clearly indicated its determination to keep the United States at a permanent and unfair disadvantage, which is reflected in the massive Dollars 376 billion trade imbalance in goods. U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday progress was being made in slow-moving talks to update the NAFTA trade accord between the United States, Canada and Mexico, but he held out the prospect of striking bilateral pacts if a three-way deal could not be reached.

by | June 18, 2018 | 05:27

The records of the messages were published in a report from the Department of Justice's inspector general, which conducted an internal review of the FBI's handling of the inquiry into the Clinton email investigation . It represents the culmination of an 18-month review into one of the most consequential FBI investigations in recent history. "Eid al-Fitr reminds all of us in the United States and overseas, Muslims and non-Muslims alike, to maintain the spirit and lessons of Ramadan ...

by | June 17, 2018 | 04:44

USA cities are looking for alternatives to overcrowded highways and impossibly expensive subways. The plan, which still requires regulatory approvals, will be formally announced by Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Thursday afternoon. Boring Co . will finance the entire construction cost itself. The whole setup has provoked skepticism. Engineers promise. But it'll be an enormous project.

by | June 15, 2018 | 01:59

That reflects the fact that the U.S. recovery after the crisis has been stronger, and inflation is getting closer to the Fed's target. Consistent with its statutory mandate, the Committee seeks to foster maximum employment and price stability.

by | June 15, 2018 | 01:20

Encouraged by this week's AT&T merger victory, Comcast has formally made a $65 billion all-cash offer for 21st Century Fox's TV and film assets in a latest example of USA merger mania under the Trump administration. This new offer puts that situation in flux and promises to put Comcast and Disney at odds as they try and maneuver against each other for Fox's assets.

by | June 13, 2018 | 00:49

Ms Freeland told reporters that she had met with US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Friday and would speak to him later on Sunday, adding that she believes a deal to renew the North American Free Trade Agreement is still possible.

by | June 13, 2018 | 00:42

Tesla's shares were last up 3.3 per cent at $327.93 on Monday after touching a high of $333. A consumer advocacy group on Friday urged Tesla to fix what it termed as "flaws" in Autopilot after a preliminary government report found that a Model X driver did not have his hands on the vehicle's steering wheel in the final six seconds before a fatal crash on March 23.

by | June 11, 2018 | 10:35

President Donald Trump . In addition, the show featured a special performance from the 2017 Tony Award-winning musical Dear Evan Hansen . It's a sentiment that certainly applies to the kids from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School theater department, whose performance of Rent's " Seasons of Love " earned the most genuine standing ovation of the night and left the A-list crowd wiping away tears.

by | June 08, 2018 | 07:22

He told reporters: "Maybe the American president doesn't care about being isolated today, but we don't mind being six, if needs be". When Trump invoked new tariffs on aluminum and steel imports to the US and said the current trade climate poses a "national security threat" to his country, he stunned not only the worldwide community and American allies, but members of his own government.

by | June 07, 2018 | 00:04

This was in spite of some stakeholders raising concern that a board with these directors lacked independence. By the end of the second quarter, Musk said, Tesla expects to be building more batteries than all other electric-car manufacturers combined, "including China".

by | June 02, 2018 | 01:22

It represents an apparent breakdown in Trudeau's efforts to find common ground with the tough-talking president. Financial markets appeared to agree with the tariffs , Trump said , pointing to new employment numbers released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday showing that the economy added 223,000 jobs and the unemployment rate dropping to 3.8 percent.

by | June 02, 2018 | 00:43

Credit card company Visa is experiencing a service disruption across Europe which is preventing transactions being processed. "We are investigating the cause and working as quickly as possible to resolve the situation", Visa said in a statement .

by | June 01, 2018 | 17:23

Burger King is rolling out a flame-grilled whopper doughnut in honor of the holiday on Friday. Customers can choose from any classic donut favorites, such as Boston kreme, glazed, glazed chocolate and strawberry frosted with sprinkles. Even if you don't care about the charity aspects of the day, I advise you to read up on the history of the Donut Girls at least. Friday is National Donut Day, and several stores will help you satisfy your sweet tooth! National Donut Day is celebrated on ...

by | May 29, 2018 | 02:17

Ellie's owner was right by her side as the two-year-old Labrador retriever gave birth unexpectedly to a litter of eight, include seven male puppies and one female puppy. Tampa International Airport wrote on its Facebook page. "Every time she's ready to deliver another one he starts jumping around". The puppies aren't allowed to fly for another eight weeks so Van Atter said she will drive home with them.

by | May 28, 2018 | 06:50

The levy will, however, be confined to crude produced from domestic fields. Ltd (ONGC) as part of a permanent solution it is working on for moderating the spiralling retail prices of petrol and diesel. "Supermarkets are highly influential in the price charged at pumps across the United Kingdom as, despite operating under 18% of all forecourts, they sell 45% of all fuel sold".

by | May 27, 2018 | 01:18

The price drop of both WTI and Brent crude oil this week is being attributed to sanctions on Iran and increased sanctions on Venezuela following last weekend's re-election of Nicolas Maduro. Traders also drew attention to the data of the American Petroleum Institute (API) on reserves in the US. So, for the working week that ended on May 18, the country's oil reserves fell by 1.3 million barrels.

by | May 27, 2018 | 00:38

As protests against rising petrol and diesel prices grow, the government has said that it is working on finding a "long-term solutions" . Here's one from me: Reduce Fuel prices or the Congress will do a nationwide agitation and force you to do so.

by | May 25, 2018 | 21:41

The news lifted Fox shares 1.6 percent to close at $38.77. Disney has included a breakup penalty worked into the offer, should this bid not pass the regulators, and Comcast has allegedly worked this into their terms as well. The Murdochs will control about 5% of Disney , if that deal goes through. The $90 billion that Comcast would borrow to do the deals concerns Amobi.

by | May 24, 2018 | 09:56

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, addressing government officials on the occasion of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, said the USA has been aiming to topple the Islamic republic for 40 years. Saddam was ousted in a USA -led invasion of neighbouring Iraq in 2003, however, the US failed to rebuild the country as promised and thousands of American soldiers were killed in years of rebellion and near anarchy which also gave rise to the dreaded Islamic State.

by | May 24, 2018 | 03:25

Abbe Lowell , who has represented Kushner in the Russian Federation investigation, told CNN's Wolf Blitzer that questions asked of Kushner during the April interview were "the appropriate topics that Bob Mueller and his team were looking at".

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:06

According to a press release issued by Ocado , it is already working with Kroger to identify three sites in the USA for new, automated warehouse facilities. This isn't the first such deal for Ocado , which has licensed out its technology to grocery companies in France, Canada and Sweden. More than 56 million Ocado shares were on loan on Tuesday, the most recent data from industry tracker FIS' Astec Analytics showed.

by | May 17, 2018 | 01:04

He will be succeeded by the group's finance chief Nick Read , while deputy CFO Margherita Della Valle will take the top finance job. Colao seems to be leaving on a moderate high, with 2017 numbers revealing a 15% increase in operating profit despite a 2% fall in revenues.

by | May 17, 2018 | 01:03

Italy has faced a two-month political impasse since the inconclusive March election, with no party or coalition able to secure enough support to govern. Salvini said on Monday that he remained in contact and on good terms with his coalition partners, some of whom seemed eager to return to vote in the hopes of winning an outright majority.

by | May 16, 2018 | 12:43

MWW PR chair reputation management and chief strategy officer Careen Winters says that Uber's new direction should remind communicators that doing the right thing is always a good move. The changes concerning misconduct have come a month after Uber announced that it will carry out criminal background checks on its US drivers annually and add a 911 button for summoning assistance in case of emergencies; an effort to keep people from using its service to prey on possible victims.