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Sep 19 2018

What impact will Trump's new tariffs on China have?

The lack of unity within the U.S. administration on trade isn't new - Chinese and American officials have held a series of talks over the dispute, and reached at least on...

Sep 08 2018

Crypto Market Takes A Bloody Hit After Goldman Sachs Scraps Crypto Plans

Things started getting better for the market when large institutions like Goldman Sachs started showing signs of embracing the digital assets, and that somehow breathed...

Sep 08 2018

Another $267B China tariffs ready to go after $200 already announced

Trump has already imposed 25 per cent tariffs on $US50 billion worth of Chinese goods, mostly industrial machinery and intermediate electronics parts, including semicondu...

Sep 06 2018

McDonald's customers create fake poster to hang in restaurant promoting racial diversity

With the help of some friends, they put the poster up on a wall at the restaurant without anyone noticing. So one day, my bud Christian and I were eating at McDonald's, m...

Sep 05 2018

Amazon Becomes Second Company To Hit $1 Trillion After Apple

The company's stocks crossed the $2,000 threshold for the first time on August 30. Amazon shareholders have already had a extraordinarily good year. According to th...

Sep 02 2018

Halt on Canada's oil project seen as win for First Nation people

Union of British Columbia Indian Chiefs president and Gigantic Chief Stewart Phillip called it "one in a prolonged line" of choices recognizing Indigenous title and right...

Aug 30 2018

RBI’s latest report is clinching evidence that demonetisation was a failure

Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said the prime minister in his 2017 Independence Day speech had claimed that over Rs 3 lakh crore unaccounted money will com...

Aug 27 2018

Gold futures rise on weakened USA dollar

U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said on August 24 that the economy is strong and there was no clear sign of inflation moving above the central bank's 2 perc...

Aug 24 2018

Trump reveals what will happen if he's impeached

Trump's mere mention of impeachment , however, shows how deep his political troubles have become, with this week's events putting his presidency's future in serious do...

Aug 24 2018

"Stubborn and aggressive" approach: in Russian Federation responded to U.S. sanctions

For North Korea , it adds to efforts to isolate the regime even with the face-to-face meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korea leader Kim Jong Un ...

Aug 21 2018

Drive-by shooting at U.S. embassy in Turkish capital, no casualties

The suspects are being interrogated at a police station in Ankara. "We can confirm a security incident took place at the US Embassy early this morning". Turkey has cond...

Aug 21 2018

Not looking for any No 2 at Tesla says Musk

Without that ready access to capital , Tesla investors who would consider keeping their stake in a private Tesla - as Musk has suggested - wonder how Tesla would ...

Aug 19 2018

Breakfast foods marketed to children contain cancer-causing weed killer, study says

Specific products found to contain the herbicide include Quaker Dinosaur Eggs instant oatmeal , Lucky Charms cereal, Nature Valley Oats and Honey granola bars and Kello...

Aug 19 2018

Google employees question company plans for Chinese search engine

Pichai told employees: "We'll definitely be transparent as we get closer to actually having a plan of record here" on Dragonfly , according to the transcript. "I think t...

Aug 18 2018

China backs Turkey to overcome its economic crisis

He asked Mnuchin for an update on sanctions punishing Turkey for pastor Andrew Brunson's detention. This is the third attempt of the lawyer Branson Ismail CEM Hal...

Aug 17 2018

Russia Favors Trade With National Currencies, Not US Dollar

Mr Brunson has denied charges of espionage, but faces up to 35 years in jail if found guilty. Ankara responded by levying similar largely symbolic sanctions again...

Aug 17 2018

Turkey braces for hard times amid currency crisis, United States spat

A Turkish court also rejected the American pastor's appeal to be released from house arrest and have his travel ban lifted. The hikes were published in Turkey´s Offic...

Aug 17 2018

China, US look to diffuse trade conflict; talks slated late August

Amid a stalemate in the trade war with the US, China will send a top official to Washington this month to resume the high-level dialogue to resolve the deadlock over Pres...

Aug 16 2018

Turkey slaps more tariffs on U.S. goods, escalating trade tensions

The U.S. Department of Treasury sanctioned Turkey's Minister of Justice Abdulhamit Gul and Minister of Interior Suleyman Soylu in early August over their roles in Brun...