• EU asks WTO to certify it has removed Airbus subsidies

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The European Union has asked the World Trade Organization to certify that it has complied with WTO rulings on its subsidies for planemaker Airbus, attempting to forestall billions of dollars of U.S. sanctions, a document published by the WTO showed on Monday.
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  • Global stocks mostly higher amid strong earnings, growth

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    BEIJING - Global stock markets were mostly higher Monday as investors focused on strong company earnings and economic data even as the U.S.-China trade dispute heated up.
    KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX rose 0.7 percent to 12,698 while London's FTSE 100 gained 0.1 percent to 7,666. France's CAC 40 rose 0.3 percent to 5,497. On Wall Street, futures for the Standard & Poor's 500 index and the Dow Jones industrial average were both up 0.1 percent.
    ASIA'S DAY: The Shanghai Composite Index lost 1.3 percent to 2,705.16 and Tokyo's Nikkei 225 was off 18 points at 22,507.32. Hong Kong's Hang Seng...
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  • Positives and Negatives For Chinese Stocks In The Second Half

    2 monthes ago - By Forbes

    Chinese stocks have been buffeted by volatility in recent months as the trade dispute between the U.S. and China raged on. How do prospects stack up for Chinese stocks in the second half of the year? Here are some key positive and negative drivers to consider.
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  • China Defiant, TSMC Virus, HSBC Expenses: CEO Daily for August 6, 2018

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Good morning.
    Apple won the prize for becoming the first trillion-dollar company in the U.S. last week. But barring a recession, I suspect it won't be long before Alphabet , Amazon and Microsoft-each valued at between $800 billion and $900 billion-join the club.
    Why? Because all four companies-along with other data-rich firms like IBM , Facebook , Salesforce and Chinese giants Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent-are investing heavily in artificial intelligence. And almost every thoughtful business leader I know thinks AI will transform the business landscape in the decade to come. Sales and profits...
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  • Shares struggle as trade fears weigh on sentiment

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    European shares struggled on Monday as fears of the escalating U.S.-China trade conflict outweighed the boost to sentiment from Chinese authorities' intervention last week to shore up its currency.
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  • 'They're protectionist': Fed's James Bullard says other countries won't wipe out tariffs with the US

    2 monthes ago - By CNBC

    Countries espousing free trade in response to U.S. trade war threats should just drop all their own tariffs to zero - but they won't, says St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard.
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  • Haier sees costs spike at GE arm amid steel tariffs, U.S.-China trade spat

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    China's Haier Group said rising steel prices amid hefty U.S. import tariffs was driving up costs for its business in America, and warned that consumers stood most to lose from a mounting trade spat between the world's top two economies.
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