• Oil falls after U.S. softens stance on Iranian sanction waivers

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Oil prices fell on Wednesday, with Brent dropping by more than $1, after the United States said it would consider requests for waivers from sanctions due to snap back into place on Iranian crude exports.
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  • Stocks slip, yen rises as U.S. raises stakes in trade conflict

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Asian stocks retreated and perceived safe havens such as the yen and U.S. Treasuries rose on Wednesday after the United States said it would impose tariffs on an extra 200 billion worth of Chinese imports, sharply escalating the trade war between the world's two biggest economies.
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  • Yen rises, stocks set to slip as U.S. raises stakes in trade conflict

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The yen rose across the board on Wednesday and Asian stocks were poised to come under pressure after the United States said it would impose tariffs on an extra 200 billion worth of Chinese imports, escalating the trade war.
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  • Yen gains, Aussie hit as U.S. announces $200 billion China tariff list

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The dollar fell from seven-week highs against the yen and the Australian dollar stumbled after Washington announced a plan to slap tariffs on $200 billion of imports from China, escalating tensions between the world's two biggest economies.
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  • U.S. may list tariffs on $200 billion more Chinese products: official

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. President Donald Trump is likely to publish this week a list of $200 billion in additional Chinese products to be hit with tariffs, possibly as early as later on Tuesday, an administration official said.
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  • Raytheon, Lockheed, Northrop Grumman win $4.1 billion U.S. defense contract

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Raytheon Co , Lockheed Martin Corp and Northrop Grumman Corp are each being awarded a multiple award U.S. defense contract worth a maximum $4.1 billion for ballistic missile defense, the Pentagon said on Tuesday.
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