• 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    Manufacturers in every corner of America are worried about Trump's tariffs. The Beige Book, released Wednesday, showed that manufacturers across the Federal Reserve's 12 districts have seen President Donald Trump's recent trade spat drive up costs and disrupt supply.
    The Chinese yuan is at its weakest level in a year. “signals the PBoC is not defending any line in the sand for the exchange rate and is comfortable with gradual yuan depreciation,” Tommy Xie, an economist at Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation, told Bloomberg.
    The pound 'dived faster than...
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  • 10 things in tech you need to know today

    10 things in tech you need to know today

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday.
    1. Google received a $5 billion fine from Europe's competition watchdog for abusing its dominant Android mobile operating system. The European Commission said Google illegally required manufacturers to pre-install some of its own apps and services in order to access the Google Play app store.
    2. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg took harsh criticism on Wednesday after he said that the social network wouldn't ban Holocaust deniers from Facebook. Zuckberg said that, although he finds Holocaust denialism deeply offensive, it's not...
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