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by | August 08, 2018 | 20:57

President Trump had repeatedly expressed discontent over the U.S. trade deficit with China, accusing the country of unfair trade practices, intellectual property theft, currency manipulation, and of providing state aid to Chinese firms. China has repeatedly warned it will strike back, and has already begun enforcing or is getting ready to enforce its own retaliatory tariffs, saying the United States is threatening the global free trade order with its protectionism.

by | August 03, 2018 | 18:42

The holiday begins at midnight Friday and runs through 11:59 a.m. Sunday. The sales tax was waived on purchases of clothing and school supplies of less than one-hundred dollars and on computers less than 15-hundred dollars. "In order to benefit the taxpayer, if the piece of clothing is used for a sport, but could also be used as an everyday clothing item for school, it qualifies as non-taxable".

by | August 02, 2018 | 21:44

Apple has just won the race to be the first one trillion dollars publicly traded tech company after it's share price passed $207.04 a share today. The company on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings that topped Wall Street's expectations , sending shares surging by more than 5% into Wednesday.

by | July 14, 2018 | 00:05

He replied: "Yes. We will make everything possible - if the President wants to do something we will make it possible". British and European Union officials are hoping to strike a deal on the terms of Britain's withdrawal and agree to a plan for future trade ties in time for an European Union summit in October.

by | July 13, 2018 | 10:15

The clock was ticking on Fox to make a higher bid for Sky, because Comcast faces a deadline of Friday to formally deliver its offer to shareholders of the London-based company, under United Kingdom takeover rules. Unfortunately, Fox's troubles are not over yet as a shareholder Robert Weiss has initiated a lawsuit in order to prevent the deal from going ahead, according to the Hollywood Reporter .

by | July 09, 2018 | 08:35

The boys' conditions were "not that bad" and "they're OK", according to Eve Tapanya from the Tourist Police. They will be accompanied by an "all-star" team of 13 global and five Thai divers, officials said. In neat blue handwriting, 11-year-old Chanin Viboonrungruang, the youngest of the group, told his parents not to worry, and said he was looking forward to eating fried chicken.

by | June 23, 2018 | 13:24

A skid by China's yuan CNY=CFXS to a five-month low, meanwhile, was its biggest fall in roughly a year and a half. "Such a practice of extreme pressure and blackmailing deviates from the consensus reached by both sides on multiple occasions", the ministry said in a statement .

by | May 31, 2018 | 22:56

Trudeau's comments came alongside a report from Bloomberg News stating that Canada's trade officials had announced retaliatory tariffs on steel and aluminum , which the country says will stay in place as long as the USA policies remain.

by | May 29, 2018 | 00:04

Aides are cautiously optimistic this time will be different, even as they continue to express private misgivings about the compressed timeline to arrange the meeting. But in recent weeks the summit had been thrown into doubt by increasingly bellicose rhetoric from both top USA administration officials and Pyongyang.