• North Korea Open for Business? Some See Hope in Trump Talks

    8 days ago - By NY Times

    It's the ultimate long-shot, but a few companies and investors are preparing for a time when East Asia's last growth market opens up to outsiders.
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  • Stocks creep higher, dollar retreats after U.S.- North Korea summit

    8 days ago - By Reuters

    LONDON - World stocks crept higher on Tuesday while the dollar turned negative after hitting a three-week high at the end of a U.S.-North Korea summit aimed at the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.
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  • The reasons stock-markets are so relaxed about trade wars and North Korea

    8 days ago - By eFinancial News

    Fed meeting, European Central Bank more likely to call tune in week packed with market-moving events
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  • Photos taken just 48 hours apart show the contrast between Trump's G7 talks and his summit with Kim Jong Un

    Photos taken just 48 hours apart show the contrast between Trump's G7 talks and his summit with Kim Jong Un

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    Photos taken just 48 hours apart hint at President Donald Trump's feelings during meetings with global leaders.
    Trump met with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the G7 Summit on Saturday, where he called Trudeau "very dishonest and weak," and refused to sign a joint statement following negotiations.
    In contrast, Trump was mostly smiles with North Korea's Kim Jong Un on Monday, and said talks between them were "top-of-the-line."
    Photos taken just 48 hours apart show the contrast in President Donald Trump's meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the G7 Summit on...
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  • Trump and Kim Jong Un's full joint statement from the historic summit in Singapore

    Trump and Kim Jong Un's full joint statement from the historic summit in Singapore

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un held a historic summit in Singapore on Tuesday.
    The two reversed nearly seven decades of mutual hostility to embrace each other and commit to more peaceful relations.
    An joint statement was issued that leaves the door open for future talks while only briefly touching on the US's stated goal of denuclearization.
    The language used around the denuclearization clause is thought to favor North Korea's view that the entire Korean Peninsula needs to denuclearize, likely including US forces in South Korea.
    Joint Statement of President...
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  • The 10 most important things in the world right now

    The 10 most important things in the world right now

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    Here's what's happening on Monday.
    1. US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met for a historic summit. The two leaders posed for photos , ate a meal together , and signed a "historic" and "comprehensive" document .
    2. Trump said starting the process of denuclearization would happen "very quickly. " His joint statement with Kim promised new US-North Korea relations and North Korea's commitment to complete denuclearization.
    3. China said it "welcomes and supports" talks between Kim and Trump. Foreign Minister Wang Yi added that China will continue to play a "unique...
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  • Oil prices rise with global markets as Trump hails positive meeting with Kim

    8 days ago - By Reuters

    SINGAPORE - Oil prices rose alongside global markets on Tuesday as U.S. President Donald Trump said a summit in Singapore with North Korea's Kim Jong Un had made "a lot of progress", boosting hopes of a deal to end a nuclear standoff on the Korean peninsula.
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  • Senators Move To Reverse Trump's Deal Lifting Sanctions On China's ZTE

    Senators Move To Reverse Trump's Deal Lifting Sanctions On China's ZTE

    8 days ago - By NPR

    A bipartisan amendment by Senators could undo a deal struck days ago to revive the Chinese telecoms giant after it was cut off from its U.S. suppliers over sales to Iran and North Korea.
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  • Stocks, dollar rise as Trump, Kim sign 'comprehensive' document at landmark summit

    8 days ago - By Reuters

    SYDNEY - The dollar hovered near 3-week highs on Tuesday and Asian shares gained as U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un signed a 'comprehensive' deal at a historic summit aimed at the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.
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  • Trump insists he will 'absolutely' invite Kim Jong Un to the White House

    Trump insists he will 'absolutely' invite Kim Jong Un to the White House

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump gave a big signal that his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un went well.
    When asked by a reporter if he will invite Kim to Washington D.C., Trump said, "Absolutely, I will."
    The two leaders also signed an agreement, the details of which were not immediately released, and Trump called Kim a "very smart negotiator."
    President Donald Trump said he will "absolutely" invite North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to the White House.
    The two leaders signed an agreement, the details of which were not immediately released, on Tuesday afternoon. After the signing a reporter...
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  • Oil rises as Trump hails positive meeting with Kim, but rising output looms

    8 days ago - By Reuters

    SINGAPORE - Oil prices edged up alongside global markets on Tuesday as U.S. President Donald Trump said a summit in Singapore with North Korea's Kim Jong Un had made "a lot of progress," boosting hopes of a deal to end a nuclear standoff on the Korean peninsula.
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  • Stocks, dollar rise as Trump says U.S.-North Korea summit 'really very positive'

    9 days ago - By Reuters

    SYDNEY - The dollar jumped to a 3-week top on Tuesday and Asian shares rose as U.S. President Donald Trump said a summit meeting with North Korea's Kim Jong Un had made "a lot of progress," boosting hopes of a landmark deal to end a nuclear standoff on the Korean peninsula.
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