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Trump demands Fed help on economy, complains about interest rate rises

Trump is with his own appointee, Chairman Jerome Powell, for raising interest rates and said the US central bank should do more to help him to boost the economy. In developed economies, central banks are independent of political control. Trump said to Reuters about Powell. According to Bloomberg, Trump said he expected Powell to be what the news service said was a " cheap-money Fed chairman ". Consulte Mais Informação

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Greece exits final bailout successfully: ESM

Greece exits final bailout successfully: ESM

But now Greece can finally turn the page in a crisis that has lasted too long", he told journalists. You did it! Congratulations to Greece and its people on ending the programme of financial assistance. Many analysts believe it will take a decade before Greece returns to pre-crisis living standards following a slump in which its economy contracted by 25% and unemployment peaked at 28%. Consulte Mais Informação

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UPA wasted advantage of economic inheritance: Arun Jaitley

UPA wasted advantage of economic inheritance: Arun Jaitley

As per the back series data on GDP, Indian economy clocked a 10.08 per cent growth rate in 2006-07 under the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, the highest since the liberalisation of the economy in 1991. He alleged that since the advent of the BJP-led NDA government in May 2014, there has been a determined effort to run down the record of the two UPA governments from 2004 to 2014. Consulte Mais Informação

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US Rejects Turkey’s Offer To Release Pastor

US Rejects Turkey’s Offer To Release Pastor

The rating agency downgraded the rating by one notch to B+ from BB- and kept Turkey's outlook at stable in a move which came after the lira lost some 40 percent of its value against the dollar this year. The case of Brunson, an evangelical Christian missionary from North Carolina who has lived in Turkey for two decades, has become a flashpoint between Washington and Ankara. Consulte Mais Informação

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey makes stunning admission about ‘left-leaning’ bias

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey makes stunning admission about ‘left-leaning’ bias

Asked about reports that Twitter is "shadow-banning" certain posts and accounts - a process by which the blocking of a user or their content will not be readily apparent to the user - Dorsey dodged the question. "There's not one single definition", Dorsey said. "We look at behavior", he said. I'm not naïve enough to believe that it's going to change it for everyone, but it's worth a shot'. Consulte Mais Informação

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Tesla suing the Ontario government over cancelled electric vehicle rebate

Tesla suing the Ontario government over cancelled electric vehicle rebate

Tesla's Canadian arm is suing the government of Ontario after the province canceled its Electric and Hydrogen Vehicle Incentive Program (EHVIP) back in July, according to the CBC . It asks the Ontario Superior Court to quash the "arbitrary and entirely unreasonable" decision, adding that the government has given it no reason for its exclusion from the rebate extension. Consulte Mais Informação

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Tesla Shares Fall as Elon Musk Says Stress Taking Toll

Tesla Shares Fall as Elon Musk Says Stress Taking Toll

The company did not comment on that report, but it did say it was forming a special committee to evaluate proposals to take the company private . "It ultimately comes down to if you can afford to be private and if you can get funding, and what the cost of that funding is", said Craig Birk, chief investment officer for Personal Capital Advisors Corp, a Tesla shareholder which owned about 97,000 shares as of June 30. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump asks SEC to study ending quarterly earnings for public companies

Trump asks SEC to study ending quarterly earnings for public companies

Putting together quarterly reports is also a huge cost for public companies, requiring resources to be directed at reporting rather than producing goods and services for the market. In a statement, SEC Chairman Jay Clayton said that Trump had highlighted "a key consideration for American companies" and that the agency is already reviewing public disclosure requirements, including their "frequency". Consulte Mais Informação

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Oil prices dip over global economic slowdown

Oil prices dip over global economic slowdown

West Texas Intermediate, light crude oil is on track for a seventh week of losses, with a fall of more than three per cent. USA crude declined for the seventh consecutive week, and global benchmark Brent was dropped for a third week. API data show the appetite for fuels used in the shipping industry was largely behind a surge in total USA petroleum demand. USA investment bank Jefferies said there was a "lack of demand" for crude oil and refined products from emerging markets , while ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Turkey reiterates refusal to release detained United States pastor

Turkey reiterates refusal to release detained United States pastor

Brunson has been held in Turkey since 2016, accused of helping plot a coup attempt against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan . According to the Middle East Eye , officials in Ankara are willing to concede to U.S. President Donald Trump last week ramped up his attack on Turkey by doubling USA tariffs on Turkish aluminum and steel imports. The Canadian dollar gained against its USA counterpart after the country's annual inflation rate accelerated by more than expected, increasing ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Google could launch its own Assistant smart display this year

Google could launch its own Assistant smart display this year

Google has pretty lofty aspirations for this new smart speaker , with an industry source telling Nikkei that the company is targeting 3 million shipments for its initial release. In any case, this rumor comes from Nikkei Asian Review , which spoke to unnamed sources who told it that Google will look to have this display-equipped smart speaker ready to go by the ever-important holiday shopping season. Consulte Mais Informação

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U.S. says ready with more sanctions if Turkey does not free pastor

U.S. says ready with more sanctions if Turkey does not free pastor

Supporters of Brunson , who ran a small church in the Turkish coastal city of Izmir, say allegations that he was linked to Kurdish rebels as well as Turkish cleric and alleged coup plotter Fethullah Gulen are absurd. He was also charged with supporting the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which was designated as a terrorist organization by Turkey and the U.S. Consulte Mais Informação

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