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Irish PM warns Theresa May that Britain is outnumbered in Brexit talks

Irish PM warns Theresa May that Britain is outnumbered in Brexit talks

The timing means she won't be able to watch England's World Cup match against Belgium, although she was presented with a Belgian shirt by the country's prime minister Charles Michel. Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission, added he was anxious by the lack of progress . In a rare intervention in domestic British politics, Juncker said the European Union could not go on dealing with a "split Cabinet" in the UK. Consulte Mais Informação

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Stocks fall on report U.S. may limit tech exports to China

Stocks fall on report U.S. may limit tech exports to China

The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 328.09 points, or 1.3 percent, to 24,252.80. Campbell Soup Co was the biggest percentage gainer on the S&P 500, rising 9.4% after a report that Kraft Heinz Co was considering buying the company. The S&P 500 index of technology companies and the index of consumer-focused companies are both up 10 percent this year. Harley-Davidson fell 5.5 percent after it said it will start building some motorcycles bound for Europe in factories overseas in response to ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Turkey on Twitter: Social media reacts to the elections

Turkey on Twitter: Social media reacts to the elections

And though in theory there are still some internal checks on his power, in practice little can be done to block his agenda and that of his ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP). With more opportunity to further these endeavors, Erdogan can better position Turkey as a leader of the Sunni world . Unlike Erdogan's success, his Justice and Development Party (AK Party) lost its majority in the 600-seat assembly by claiming 295 seats, according to the unofficial results. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump warns Harley-Davidson: 'We won't forget'

Trump warns Harley-Davidson: 'We won't forget'

To avoid paying a 31% tariff to ship motorcycles from the United States to the EU, Harley chose to move more production to its plants in places like Thailand and Brazil. The company now manufactures and assembles some bikes and parts at its facilities in Brazil, Australia, India and Thailand. House Speaker Paul Ryan, whose district is home to some of Harley-Davidson's facilities, also pointed to the company as an American firm that would be a victor from tax reform. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump threatens Harley-Davidson

Trump threatens Harley-Davidson

Their employees and customers are already very angry at them. "If they move, watch, it will be the beginning of the end - they surrendered, they quit!", the president wrote on his account . But Harley-Davidson had warned past year against responding to foreign trade barriers with higher American tariffs, saying the levies could negatively impact sales. Consulte Mais Informação

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Oil is sliding after OPEC cuts a deal to raise production

Oil is sliding after OPEC cuts a deal to raise production

The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) last week agreed to boost oil production after consumers from the USA to India and China expressed anxiety over rising prices. The differing reaction narrowed Brent's premium to $5.81 from more than $10 last week. The only country that can increase production is Saudi Arabia, so its interpretation of the deal is the 1 that matters. Consulte Mais Informação

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President Trump Responds To Harley-Davidson

President Trump Responds To Harley-Davidson

In the early days of his administration Trump had embraced Harley-Davidson, which sells about 40,000 motorcycles a year in Europe, as an emblematic USA industrial firm. Harley must know that they won't be able to sell back into United States. without paying a big tax!" he said in another tweet. Mike Gearhardt, who was a roundtable participant during Trump's Dayton campaign visit, said he could not have anticipated that Trump's "generalities and platitudes" that afternoon would translate into ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Brexit Bill becomes law, allowing Britain to leave the EU

Brexit Bill becomes law, allowing Britain to leave the EU

It's good news for the pro-Brexit crowd, but May's cabinet is still divided over how to proceed. The Bill transfers decades of European law onto British statute books in a bid to avoid any legal disruption. Chief executive Mike Hawes said: "There is growing frustration in global boardrooms at the slow pace of negotiations". At the end of last week, some 100,000 people filled the streets in central London for anti-Brexit march. Consulte Mais Informação

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Brussels to Trump: We’re not backing down on trade

Brussels to Trump: We’re not backing down on trade

Harley said the European tariffs will have an annual impact of $90 million to $100 million going forward, adding about $2,200 to the cost of each motorcycle, which the company will swallow rather than pass on to consumers. The plant, which is in the Northland near Kansas City International Airport, was built in 1998 and employs about 800 people. And it has announced tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese goods - a tariff list that could swell to $450 billion if Beijing refuses to back down and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Turkey's Erdogan renews hold on power with election victory

Turkey's Erdogan renews hold on power with election victory

Mr Erdogan was declared Turkey's president by electoral board chairman Sadi Guven, who said he won a majority based on 99.9 percent of counted votes. "I hope nobody will damage democracy by casting a shadow on this election and its results to hide their failure", he continued. It was unclear whether Erdogan was also referring to Indonesia, the world's largest Muslim country and thirdlargest democracy, which will hold its presidential election in April next year. Consulte Mais Informação

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