The United States is pushing for regular reviews of China's progress on pledged trade reforms as a condition for a trade deal - and could again resort to tariffs if it deems Beijing has violated the.. Reuters - Published
Oil prices rallied about 3 percent on Friday, boosted after OPEC detailed specifics on its production-cut activity to reduce world supply, and on signals of progress in resolving the U.S.-China trade.. Reuters - Published
According to Reuters, Wall Street enjoyed an uptick Friday morning with U.S. stocks opening higher than expected. Analysts are predicting a fourth week of gains on hopes that a bitter trade war between..
As the trade war looks as though it can end imminently, the debate over sentiment versus substance is still raging. Stocks surged Thursday, Jan. 17 after the Wall Street Journal reported that the U.S...
According to Business Insider, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and some Trump administration officials are pushing for the US to lift tariffs on Chinese goods to lead Beijing towards a larger trade..
Jim Iuorio, Managing Director TJM Institutional Services and Scott Martin, Chief Investment Officer of Kingsview preview Q4 tech earnings and discuss the lag effects of the unresolved trade war and its..
Swiss watchmakers are starting to see signs of slowing spending from Chinese tourists, but are still banking on demand shifting to mainland China to fuel growth this year, several high-end brands said...
China's exports unexpectedly fell the most in two years in December, while imports also contracted, pointing to further weakness in the world's second-largest economy in 2019 and deteriorating global..
When the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced a slew of key farm reports would not be released on Friday due to the partial government shutdown, the phones at crop forecaster Gro Intelligence blew..
According to Business Insider, the talks will resume at the end of January. However, officials say that the talks could be delayed by the ongoing partial shutdown of the U.S. government. The shutdown..
· Venture capital firms invested $11 billion in fintech companies in 2018, the highest figure in eight years.
· Venture investors don't expect the fintech frenzy to slow down any time soon,.. Business Insider - Published
Gold slipped on Friday to its lowest in more than a week, headed for its first weekly decline in five, as equities and the U.S. dollar got a lift from investors taking on more risk due to growing hopes.. Reuters India - Published
· Top iPhone manufacturer Foxconn has let go 50,000 seasonal workers since October at its factory in China, according to a new report.
· Although these are temporary employees Foxconn hires under.. Business Insider - Published
· *The US said duties on Chinese goods would more than double in March if a trade deal isn't reached.*
· *Companies appear to be rushing shipments ahead of that deadline, according to JB Hunt.*
·.. Business Insider - Published
Wall Street's main indexes were on track for their fourth week of gains on Friday, led by technology and industrial stocks, amid hopes that a bitter trade war between the United States and China would.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
· Apple lost around $64 billion in market capitalization after warning that sales have slowed.
· Apple's stock has been falling for the past two months after they announced they would no longer.. Business Insider - Published
· The sheer scope of debt levels in China are leading to fears that the country could be teetering on the edge of a crisis.
· A "startling" number of Chinese companies are relying on new borrowing.. Business Insider - Published
BRUSSELS - The EU on Friday published its negotiating plans for a free trade deal with the United States, part of an effort to avert a trade war with US President Donald Trump. Bangkok Post - Published
Dublin, Jan. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Research Report on Timber Import in China, 2019-2023" report has been added to *ResearchAndMarkets.com's* offering.China is the second largest timber.. GlobeNewswire - Published
Wall Street's main indexes were set to open higher on Friday, eyeing their fourth week of gains, on hopes that a bitter trade war between the United States and China would be resolved. Reuters - Published
Dublin, Jan. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Research Report on Scrap Metal Import in China, 2019-2023" report has been added to *ResearchAndMarkets.com's* offering.Since China joined the WTO, demand.. GlobeNewswire - Published
The trade war was not mentioned by China’s central bank governor on Friday when he gave his picks for the biggest risks to the global economy this year. Instead, Yi Gang, speaking at the second.. S.China Morning Post - Published
Demand for labour at China’s importers, exporters, and related manufacturers fell by 40 per cent in the last quarter of 2018 from a year earlier, showing the trade war with the US has taken its toll,.. S.China Morning Post - Published
As China grapples with the continued slowdown of its economy amid the trade war with the US, an influential member of the ruling Communist Party of China has reminded the CPC of the collapse of the.. IndiaTimes - Published
Two prominent Japanese electronics and equipment makers warned of profit declines over the past week due to the impact of the U.S.-Sino trade war, stoking worries of widespread cuts to corporate.. Reuters India - Published
Foreign purchases of bonds issued in five Asian markets in 2018 fell sharply from the previous year, data shows, as the Sino-U.S. trade war and higher U.S. yields prompted many investors to shy away.. Reuters India - Published
BEIJING - China's economy grew at its slowest pace in almost three decades in 2018, analysts in an AFP poll said, as the government struggles to contain ballooning debt and a bruising trade war with.. Bangkok Post - Published
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US officials have considered lifting tariffs on Chinese imports to calm volatile stock markets and encourage Beijing to make concessions in current trade talks, The.. Energy Daily - Published
According to Bloomberg, Bank of Japan (BoJ) policy watchers expect the BoJ to remain virtually unchanged through 2019 as weakening inflation keeps the BoJ understated.
All but one of.. FXstreet.com - Published
Analysts at Standard Chartered are expecting world growth to ease modestly to 3.6% in 2019 from 3.8% in 2018.
“Several growth-supportive factors that the markets had grown.. FXstreet.com - Published
By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global stock indexes rose on Thursday as optimism over a resolution to the trade war between the United States and China lifted sentiment, while sterling.. Firstpost - Published
The year 2019 had barely begun before news emerged that six Russian sailors were kidnapped by pirates off the coast of Benin. It was perhaps a foretaste of risks to come. As nations reel from.. Eurasia Review - Published