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Impeach me and the market crashes

Impeach me and the market crashes

So far, he's been happy to point out that the Obama campaign also had campaign finance violations, even garnering hefty fines for them. The White House said that the option of Trump pardoning Manafort was not now being discussed. Since Cohen's case was handled by prosecutors in NY and not the special counsel, a likely translation is: Cohen knows Russian Federation stuff. In television interviews, Cohen attorney Lanny Davis said that Cohen would not accept a presidential pardon if Trump ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Huge Pixel 3 Leak: See It Up Close

Huge Pixel 3 Leak: See It Up Close

Unfortunately, Pixel 3 follows its predecessor's footsteps and hence there's no headphone jack. There are apparently only a limited number of Pixel 3 XL units left - 3 apparently - with payment via Paypal or Bitcoin being requested with pick up in London being offered, though worldwide shipping via DHL or FedEx is also available. Consulte Mais Informação

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U.S. sanctions Russian shipping companies

U.S. sanctions Russian shipping companies

When asked if the U.S. was eager to continue with the sanction policies and even strengthen them if Moscow doesn't change its behavior, the assistant secretary of state replied with a confident: "Yes". The administration's strategy is to "continue raising the costs until Russian aggression ceases, while keeping the door open to dialogue", Assistant Secretary of State Wess Mitchell told members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Consulte Mais Informação

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Venezuela: opposition calls for strike against Maduro's reforms

Venezuela: opposition calls for strike against Maduro's reforms

The International Monetary Fund says Venezuela's inflation may hit 1 million percent by the end of the year. As Maduro declared Monday a national holiday, Caracas was quiet with most store fronts closed for business. In addition, Maduro promised to unify the exchange market, which is controlled by the state and where it is estimated that the price of the U.S. dollar will rise by 2,311 percent this week, a move that would amount to a currency devaluation of 95.8 percent. Consulte Mais Informação

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US, China impose further tariffs, escalating trade war

US, China impose further tariffs, escalating trade war

China's Commerce Ministry said Washington was "remaining obstinate" by implementing the latest tariffs, which kicked-in on both sides as scheduled at 12:01 p.m.in Beijing (0401 GMT). "But at the end of the day, we have many more bullets than they do". "We have a much stronger economy than they have, they know that too". Washington will hold hearings this week on a proposed list of an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese imports to face duties. Consulte Mais Informação

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Oil prices inch up as US crude stocks drop, Iran sanctions weigh

Oil prices inch up as US crude stocks drop, Iran sanctions weigh

US inventory data has been volatile in recent weeks, with the EIA last week reporting a 6.8 million barrel increase in crude stocks for the week prior. Iran, a member of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and OPEC's third-largest oil producer, said earlier this week no other OPEC member should be allowed to take over its share of oil exports. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mexican trade official says NAFTA deal with United States may be hours away

Mexican trade official says NAFTA deal with United States may be hours away

Mexico and the United States have been talking without Canada for weeks as Mexico City tried to address USA demands for changes to auto trade rules that could benefit American industry. The Trump administration's discussions with Mexico are seen as an important precursor to a three-way final deal with Canada on a revised NAFTA. It's unclear whether the United States may try to make the case this week that there has been sufficient NAFTA progress to trigger a congressional notice period - ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump bashes Fed chief Powell in interview with Reuters

Trump bashes Fed chief Powell in interview with Reuters

Trump has departed from this past practice and said he would not shy from future criticism should the Fed keep lifting rates . "This can only happen to Trump", the president reportedly joked. As against previous times, the metal has failed to lure investors as the safe haven in global world even amid heightened trade war fears largely on the back of increasing interest rate regime wherein investors now prefer to invest in high yielding USA bonds instead of the metal. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump ‘not thrilled’ with Fed chairman over interest rate hikes

Trump ‘not thrilled’ with Fed chairman over interest rate hikes

Trump also said China was manipulating its yuan currency to make up for having to pay tariffs on imports imposed by Washington. Trump used similar language when he criticized the Fed in a July interview with CNBC . Trump has no say over the choice of the 12 regional Fed presidents like the Dallas Fed's Kaplan. Trump has also publicly criticized Powell several times this summer and reportedly did so again Friday at a GOP fundraiser in NY, saying he thought the chairman would support ... Consulte Mais Informação

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United Kingdom to Call for More Sanctions on Russian Federation

United Kingdom to Call for More Sanctions on Russian Federation

Lavrov said Moscow had many times offered to sit down with Britain and discuss problems affecting bilateral ties, but had always been rebuffed "in a high-handed way". " The actions of the US Treasury have had significant consequences for the financial interests of individuals and businesses that were affected, including the blocking of hundreds of millions of dollars of Russian assets in the United States ", Mandelker said on Tuesday. Consulte Mais Informação

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China Defies US Pressure as EU Parts Ways With Iranian Oil

China Defies US Pressure as EU Parts Ways With Iranian Oil

The first batch of penalties, which came into effect on August 7, is aimed at cutting off Iran from the U.S. financial system, as well as any company trading with the country. All 17 tankers chartered to carry oil from Iran to China in July are operated by NITC, according to Thomson Reuters Eikon. To compare, the previous month, Chinese companies operated 8 out of 19 tankers that shipped oil from Iran to China. Consulte Mais Informação

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