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China tariffs: What's behind them, who stands to be hurt?

China tariffs: What's behind them, who stands to be hurt?

According to Bloomberg , Chinese Vice Premier Liu He will hold a meeting in Beijing on Tuesday morning to discuss the government's response. On the futures markets, the ASX futures are pointing to a 4 points fall. Those moves signaled investors' increasing concerns that the import taxes visited by the USA and China on one another will sting US tech-sector giants with significant manufacturing bases in China . Consulte Mais Informação

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Saudi Wealth Fund to Invest $1 Billion in Tesla's Rival Lucid

Saudi Wealth Fund to Invest $1 Billion in Tesla's Rival Lucid

Lucid first unveiled the vehicle back in 2016, but at the time struggled to come up with the funds to put the vehicle into production. The $1bn deal is the latest in a series of investments by. There are multiple reports that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating the disclosure, including asking board members what they knew about Musk's plans. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump says cost increases from tariffs are 'almost unnoticeable'

US President Donald Trump said the latest round of tariffs was in response to China's "unfair trade practices, including subsidies and rules that require foreign companies in some sectors to bring on local partners". Monday's announcement means almost half of all goods imported from China will be subject to tariffs. The escalation of Trump´s tariffs on China comes after talks between the world´s two largest economies to resolve their trade differences have produced no results. Consulte Mais Informação

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You're tariffed! Trump announces $200 billion tariffs on Chinese goods

Economists at UBS Group AG say even a 10 per cent tariff would slow the US economy in the fourth quarter by enough to stop the Federal Reserve hiking interest rates again in December. The value of such imports from China is about US$12 billion, according to one of the people. 'We have always maintained that the only correct means to resolve the trade dispute is through dialogue and consultation on an equal basis with mutual trust and respect, ' responded China's foreign ministry spokesman ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Aurora Cannabis shares rise on reported talks with Coca-Cola

Aurora Cannabis shares rise on reported talks with Coca-Cola

It is the non-psychoactive chemical component of marijuana used for medicinal goal which doesn't produce the high that usually comes from tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). A spokeswoman for Aurora Cannabis said the licensed producer does not discuss business development initiatives until they are finalized, but notes that it has a responsibility to shareholders to give proper consideration to all relevant opportunities that are presented. Consulte Mais Informação

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Musk says he's left one hell for another delivering new Teslas

Musk says he's left one hell for another delivering new Teslas

While Musk first suggested that third-party body fix shops were causing the long wait times, he later acknowledged that Tesla was responsible for the slow delivery of parts. The company said in August that it expects to build a total of up to 55,000 Model 3s in the third quarter. New Tesla customers who order the most basic version of the Model 3 will receive their cars in four weeks, according to the company's website . Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian Federation succumbs to emerging-market turmoil and raises rates

Russian Federation succumbs to emerging-market turmoil and raises rates

Governor Elvira Nabiullina said the decision to raise rates was created to limit risks of higher inflation, driven by the rouble volatility and the planned increase in vale-added tax from the next year. The bank forecasts annual inflation in the range of 5 to 5.5 percent in 2019 before it slows to 4 percent in 2020. Further yield growth in advanced economies, capital outflow from emerging markets together with geopolitical factors might cause volatility in financial markets to persist, and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Amazon cracking down on employees leaking data for bribes

Amazon cracking down on employees leaking data for bribes

According to a Wall Street Journal ( WSJ ) report, employees of the e-retailer are offering internal data and other confidential information to independent merchants who sell their goods on the USA giant's website. The WSJ says that brokers attempt to find Amazon employees through the Chinese WeChat messaging service. These brokers act as intermediaries between the seller and people within Amazon who can hand over internal sales metrics - such as stats on sales volumes or search ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Oil claws back some of its losses as supply concerns provide support

Oil claws back some of its losses as supply concerns provide support

He was formerly with OPEC and Saudi Aramco. Iran seems to be struggling again from United States sanctions and despite major buyers announcement for their full compliance with Washington's will to fully stop any incoming Iranian oil , Tehran is starting to store oil in fleet of supertankers again as impending USA sanctions force the Gulf country to revive a strategy it deployed under previous curbs. Consulte Mais Informação

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Strawberry needle scare: Australia probe as 'vicious crime' widens

Berry Obsession recalled its strawberries. Nervous growers are weighing up their farming futures as the strawberry contamination crisis forces New Zealand's major supermarkets to stop selling the fruit from Australia. Amid the contamination, the Queensland Strawberry Growers Association on Wednesday said they suspected that the culprit was possibly a "disgruntled" former employee. Consulte Mais Informação

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Brexit will be total write-off unless PM changes course, Boris Johnson claims

Brexit will be total write-off unless PM changes course, Boris Johnson claims

Alternative plans set out by Mrs May would "effectively" keep Britain in the bloc, he added. The big question is will Theresa May hold on as PM and negotiate her Brexit plan through. "We are straining at the gnat of the Irish border problem - in fact we haven't even tried to chew the gnat - and we are swallowing the camel of European Union membership in all but name". Consulte Mais Informação

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Time Magazine Sold to Salesforce Founder Marc Benioff for $190 Million

Time magazine is being sold - again. Meredith acquired Time in a deal valued at $2.8 billion as part of its purchase of Time Inc in January, shortly after which announced it was selling Time Inc's news and sports brands. In an interview with The Wall Street Journal , Benioff said he and his wife were investing "in a company with tremendous impact on the world, one that is also an incredibly strong business. Consulte Mais Informação

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