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Feb 14 2019

China Trade Deadline Approaches

If a deal is not reached by the beginning of next month then Washington is set to more than double tariffs on 200 billion dollars-worth of Chinese imports. Talks kicked o...

Feb 13 2019

Trudeau says he doesn't understand why Wilson-Raybould resigned

When asked if the allegations and the subsequent resignation should concern Canadians over the independence of the judicial system, he relied with a succinct, "No". Trude...

Feb 12 2019

May to promise new Brexit debate in push for more negotiating time

The British parliament is set to hold a debate on Brexit on February 14 but with just 45 days until Britain leaves the bloc, no date has yet been set for another "meaning...

Feb 10 2019

Buyer's Remorse? Amazon Could be Getting Cold Feet in NY

The Post , which is owned by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos , cited two sources familiar with the company who spoke on condition of anonymity. In the face of widespread a...

Feb 08 2019

Ronan Farrow says National Enquirer tried to blackmail him too

Bezos announced January 9 on Twitter that he was divorcing his wife of 25 years, MacKenzie . AMI was apparently seeking a disavowal of statements in a story the ...

Feb 08 2019

RBI seen changing its stance, but may hold rates

Some economists said Das, a seasoned bureaucrat, is likely to promote growth and aid the fragile financial sector, as inflation is comfortable at present, in December dro...

Feb 08 2019

Crude Oil Price Outlook: Rising on Positive Fundamentals & Technicals

US crude oil inventories C-STK-T-EIA climbed by 1.3 million barrels in the week that ended February 1, to 447.21 million barrels, data from the Energy Information Adm...

Feb 06 2019

Alphabet beats Wall Street estimates, but spending worries investors

Revenue of $6.5 billion in the quarter represented a 31 percent increase year-over-year. Wall Street greeted the news Alphabet, parent company of Google Inc, which po...

Feb 03 2019

No-Deal Brexit? Goldman Sachs It's More Likely After Parliament Vote

In the throes of the Tories' chaotic Brexit push, Theresa May insisted today that a crash-out is not inevitable , even with her party unable to come to a consensus on ...

Feb 01 2019

NITI Aayog Jumps To Defend Modi’s Jobs Record As Debate Rages

In 2014, Modi had promised to create 2 crore jobs every year. The government did not confirm the contents of the NSSO report but said it felt that the report doesn't ...

Feb 01 2019

Trump plans to meet Chinese leader Xi Jinping to resolve trade dispute

If the two sides can not reach an agreement by 1 March, the United States has said it will increase the tariff rate from 10% to 25% on Chinese goods worth an estimated ...

Jan 30 2019

US warns of 'serious consequences' after Venezuela moves against Guaido

The US has imposed sanctions on Venezuela's state-owned oil firm PDVSA and urged the country's military to accept a peaceful transfer of power. All oil tankers leavin...

Jan 29 2019

Huawei hit with criminal charges over tech 'theft'

Meng, who is now released on bail in Canada and faces extradition to the United States, is listed as a defendant, alongside parent company Huawei and two of its subsid...

Jan 28 2019

Oil climbs on Venezuelan crisis despite surging U.S. supply

Full export pipelines were blamed for a glut of oil in Western Canada last fall that led to large discounts for bitumen-blend Western Canadian Select crude compared wit...

Jan 28 2019

President Donald Trump Tweetstorm - The Sunday Edition

Trump had insisted for more than a month that he would not let the government shutdown end without securing money for his promised wall at the U.S. The White House he...

Jan 27 2019

Oil up on shutdown deal, mounting Venezuela woes

Those deliveries are being made largely through oil-for-debt repayment structures as output from Petróleos de Venezuela , S.A., known as PDVSA, has slumped to near 70-ye...

Jan 27 2019

Huawei launches its own 5G chip

Carriers are becoming wary of expanding their ties to Huawei amid a US -led crackdown on the largest telecom-equipment supplier. This is the secretive Oxfordshire base ...

Jan 26 2019

FAA Temporarily Halts Some Flights into LaGuardia, Citing Shutdown, Staff Shortages

Chief Executive Officer Robin Hayes said air travel was reaching a "tipping point" because of the shutdown , warning of delays, long waits and flight cancellations. ...

Jan 22 2019

Oil climbs 1 percent as OPEC output drop eases concerns about glut

However, news hit the market during North American market hours that USA officials are considering reversing tariff's imposed on Chinese import goods in a bid to ease the...

Jan 18 2019

Check out Cadillac's teaser images of its first all-electric vehicle

GM previously indicated the new electric vehicle platform will go into production in 2021. Cadillac isn't saying anything in the way of names, prices or battery range...