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Trump Threatens Tariffs On $200 Billion Of Chinese Goods

Trump Threatens Tariffs On $200 Billion Of Chinese Goods

Industrial and technology companies took some of the worst losses as investors anxious that the dispute could grow more intense and drag down global economic growth. The S&P 500 index and the Nasdaq composite are also lower. So it's no surprise that the massive tariffs President Donald Trump has threatened and China's response could lead to a trade war that would cripple the iPhone company, and Apple CEO Tim Cook has been working behind the scenes with both governments to make sure it ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Audi CEO Arrested In Connection With Volkswagen Emissions Scandal

Audi CEO Arrested In Connection With Volkswagen Emissions Scandal

Volkswagen's supervisory board was set to meet Monday, and Stadler's future with the company could be a topic of discussion, Bloomberg News reported . Recently, the company admitted that 60,000 A6 and A7 diesel models have "emission software issues". The Volkswagen group was forced to admit that the worldwide it sold 11 million vehicles in which the software was installed that allowed to manipulate the tests for compliance of engines with environmental standards. Consulte Mais Informação

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X2 Hits Market Capitalization of $0.00 (X2)

X2 Hits Market Capitalization of $0.00 (X2)

One X2 coin can now be bought for about $0.0002 or 0.00000003 BTC on major cryptocurrency exchanges. Ripple ( XRP ) traded down 1.4% against the dollar and now trades at $0.54 or 0.00008009 BTC . The Cypherfunks (FUNK) traded 4% lower against the dollar and now trades at $0.0000 or 0.00000000 BTC . SmileyCoin (SMLY) traded up 32% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0001 or 0.00000001 BTC . Consulte Mais Informação

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Saudi, Iran brace for tense OPEC meet over oil supply

Saudi, Iran brace for tense OPEC meet over oil supply

Former Exxon Arabian Gulf President Jerry Bailey on the reports that China may stop purchasing USA oil. "Political conditions, sometimes internal and sometimes external, result in reduced output of some countries". "The already fragile world economic growth will be at threat if oil prices persist at these levels". The brewing tensions between the world's two largest economies comes ahead of Friday's highly anticipated meeting of oil ministers from around the globe at the Organization of ... Consulte Mais Informação

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American Airlines canceling more flights out of Charlotte following another 'technical issue'

American Airlines canceling more flights out of Charlotte following another 'technical issue'

American Airlines blames the delays on problems with a computer program that deals with flight operations and crew bookings. Less than a week after a regional carrier for American Airlines was forced to cancel hundreds of flights out of Charlotte due to a " technical issue " - and days after service was reportedly restored - the same problems appear to be flaring back up again. Consulte Mais Informação

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Starbucks will close 150 stores in 2019

Starbucks will close 150 stores in 2019

Starbucks Corp. ( SBUX ) plans to close 150 company-owned stores next year and put the brakes on the number of new licensed stores it opens. Chief Financial Officer Scott Maw said that the closures "had an impact". The Seattle-based company announced Tuesday that it will close approximately 150 underperforming stores in its most densely populated USA markets amid sluggish sales - up from its usual rate of 50 per year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Disney Increases Fox Bid to $71.3 Billion

Disney Increases Fox Bid to $71.3 Billion

Disney's latest offer is a "very aggressive move" by Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger and may make it hard for Comcast to respond, said Bloomberg Intelligence analyst Paul Sweeney. Following the Justice Department's OK for the AT&T and Time Warner $85.4B merger, Comcast officially bid on 21st Century Fox, which includes their film and TV studio, FX, NatGeo, 30% of Hulu, Star India and 39% of Sky. Consulte Mais Informação

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China’s proposed tariffs on USA energy worry shale producers

On July 1, Canada is set to impose retaliatory action of $16.6 billion on US products after Trump slapped tariffs on aluminum and steel - and he has threatened more to come on automobiles. Some US producers said growing demand for US energy would overcome the impact of China's tariffs just as higher oil prices this year have not slowed the global thirst for oil and natural gas. Consulte Mais Informação

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Microsoft issues statement distancing itself from ICE’s separation of children from parents

Microsoft issues statement distancing itself from ICE’s separation of children from parents

In the midst of this, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has penned a letter addressed to all the company's employees and uploaded it on his LinkedIn page. Bloomberg reported that Microsoft has more than $19 million in active cloud contracts with ICE. "We also call Microsoft to draft, publicise and enforce a clear policy stating that neither Microsoft nor its contractors will work with clients who violate worldwide human right law", the letter said pointing out towards a $19.4 million contract ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump's latest swipe at Canada? Smuggling US shoes

Trump's latest swipe at Canada? Smuggling US shoes

To make matters worse , Donald Trump claimed that he got the story from a "major newspaper" that reported on shoe smuggling happening, yet no one has been able to find anything remotely similarly published anywhere. "Two-hundred and 75 per cent tariff, so basically, that's a barrier without saying it's a barrier". Also, goods made in other countries but bought in the United States have tariffs assessed based on their home country rather than the USA rate. Consulte Mais Informação

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