• Stocks stall on trade jitters, German economy angst

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    European and Asian shares stepped back from eight-month highs on Thursday, as investors took money off the table amid fresh concerns about U.S.-China trade talks and as dire data from Germany signaled trouble for Europe.
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  • 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    Trade talks aren't there yet. The White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Wednesday that trade talks between the US and China hadn't broken through yet but expressed hope for progress this week, Bloomberg reports.
    Report finds Ethiopian Airlines pilots followed proper procedure. Ethiopia's transport minister, Dagmawit Moges, said in a preliminary report out Thursday that the crew "performed all the procedures repeatedly provided by the manufacturer but was not able to control the aircraft."
    Tesla deliveries drop sharply. The electric-car maker...
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  • Morning News: April 4, 2019

    2 monthes ago - By Crossing Wall Street

    From Molecules to Electrons; Can Big Oil Become Big Power?
    Trump to Meet China's Liu in a Sign Trade Talks Are Reaching Final Stages
    A.I. and Privacy Concerns Get White House to Embrace Global Cooperation
    America's Biggest Economic Challenge May Be Demographic Decline
    Stung by Big Fines, Big Banks Beef Up Money-Laundering Controls
    Elite U.S. School MIT Cuts Ties With Chinese Tech Firms Huawei, ZTE
    PG&E Reveals New C.E.O. & Revamped Board of Directors
    Constellation to Sell Several Wine Brands to Gallo in $1.7 Billion Deal
    Tesla's Elon Musk to Square Off With SEC in Court at Contempt...
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  • Trump's trade wars will not reduce the US trade deficit - IMF

    Trump's trade wars will not reduce the US trade deficit - IMF

    2 monthes ago - By RT

    Erecting barriers in an effort to correct trade imbalances won't bear fruit, the International Monetary Fund warns. Instead, governments should address their own macroeconomic issues, according to the IMF.
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  • China's construction binge spreads to Americas, rattles US

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    PANAMA CITY - China's expansion in Latin America of its Belt and Road initiative to build ports and other trade-related facilities is stirring alarm in Washington over Beijing's ambitions in a region that American leaders since the 19th century have seen as off-limits to other powers.
    China is hardly a newcomer to the region, but now it's focusing on countries in Central America such as Panama. It's a country of just 4 million people but its canal linking the Atlantic and Pacific oceans makes it one of the world's busiest trade arteries and strategically important both to Washington and...
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  • Global stocks stall after Trump's tariffs block US-China trade deal progress

    Global stocks stall after Trump's tariffs block US-China trade deal progress

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Global equities paused for thought Thursday, after a lack of fresh positivity around the US-China trade war weighed on markets.
    The first three days of the week saw strong gains for stocks around the world, but sentiment was more muted Thursday.
    Investors are concerned that a deal may not be reached if the US doesn't amend its plans to keep tariffs on China, a move designed to ensure Beijing complies with any agreement signed between the two countries.
    More worrying data out of Germany dampened sentiment in Europe, while US futures are pointing down.
    Stock markets paused for thought...
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