• World shares drift lower ahead of Trump-Xi meeting at G-20

    11 days ago - By Chron

    LONDON - Global stock markets drifted lower Friday ahead of a meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping at the Group of 20 summit this weekend.
    KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany's DAX fell 0.6 percent to 11,233 while France's CAC40 was down 0.5 percent at 4,981. Britain's FTSE 100 was 0.7 percent lower at 6,987. Wall Street was poised to open lower too with Dow futures and the broader S&P 500 futures down 0.5 percent.
    G-20 SUMMIT: Much of the attention at the summit in Buenos Aires will be a meeting between Trump and Xi and whether it yields an easing in trade tensions. Both...
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  • Macron, Abe to discuss Renault-Nissan at G20 as feud brews

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    French President Emmanuel Macron will discuss the Renault-Nissan alliance's future with Japan's prime minister at the G20 summit in Argentina on Friday, seeking to defuse a brewing diplomatic row over the balance of power inside the partnership.
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  • A giant Trump baby blimp that the president says makes him 'feel unwelcome' has followed him to the G20 summit in Argentina

    11 days ago - By Chron

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    A giant blimp of a baby Donald Trump made the president feel very "unwelcome" when he came to London in July, he said.
    Now it has followed him to join protestors at the G20 summit held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Friday and Saturday.
    The six-meter blimp was launched in London and has followed Trump to Paris and Ireland too.
    Trump is scheduled to meet world leaders at the two-day event, but has already said he won't meet Russian President Vladimir Putin because of the situation in Ukraine.
    A giant baby blimp that President Donald Trump said made him "feel unwelcome" when it...
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