Economy

by | July 04, 2018 | 07:50

CafePress has had " Impeach Trump " shirts, caps and throw pillows available on Walmart.com in the past as well, and still offers anti-Trump items along with pro-Trump items. The Washington Times reached out to Walmart Tuesday afternoon asking if the products were pulled in response to the social media pressure. Walmart has been targeted before by angry shoppers after controversial items have appeared on the platform.

by | July 04, 2018 | 07:26

And in Michoacan state, polling places in a few villages were cancelled after some inhabitants said they didn't want elections involving political parties, which they mistrust. Trade groups and conservative pressure groups have vocally attacked Trump over the tariffs. It now seems unlikely that under AMLO, Mexico will maintain its current drugs and security policies-which have come to ally closely with USA anti-narcotics policies and hemispheric security interests.

by | July 03, 2018 | 07:18

But money and years of security were less a concern than being able to play for a title contender. And if the National Basketball Association decides to scrap its current one-and-done draft requirement, the rule that stipulates draft hopefuls must be at least one year removed from High School, then the possibility of James Jr being drafted straight out of High School becomes very much a live option.

by | July 03, 2018 | 06:54

US President Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday that Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud had agreed to pump more oil, "maybe up to 2,000,000 barrels". The Treasury Department said the sanctions on Iran would take effect in 90-day and 180-day periods - after August 6 and November 4. The White House has said the US will put those sanctions back into place.

by | July 03, 2018 | 06:28

According to Elon Musk , Tesla "just became a real auto company". Tesla filed a lawsuit this week against a former employee that Elon Musk claimed had engaged in sabotage, in a companywide email sent by the Tesla CEO last week. The company said the new general assembly line was responsible for about 20% of Model 3s produced last week. While others look at disrupting taxi markets and building peer-to-peer platforms, his ideas include long-distance electric cars that charge as you ...

by | July 02, 2018 | 03:57

OPEC and its allies decided last June 22 to raise crude production by a million barrels a day, a volume that, in the medium term, could be more like 600,000 barrels, as a way to control prices that are at their highest since 2014. They also spoke about the efforts of producing countries to compensate for any potential shortage of supply, the statement said. "He has agreed!" Trump tweeted.

by | July 02, 2018 | 03:33

Politicians and unions have hailed the merger of Tata Steel and Thyssenkrupp , the steel giants, but warned sustained investment is needed to safeguard thousands of United Kingdom steel jobs. "This is a significant milestone for Tata Steel and we remain fully committed to the long-term interest of the joint venture company". The JV will be positioned as a leading pan European high quality flat steel producer with a capacity of approximately 23.4 million tonnes.

by | July 01, 2018 | 00:58

Many children sang the "I don't wanna grow up, I'm a Toys R Us kid" jingle growing up. In fact, the nationwide shutdown has left over 700 more empty retail spaces just like the one photographed and, more importantly, an $11 billion hole in the toy market.

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:56

Trump's comments came at a groundbreaking for a massive $10 billion factory complex being built in Harley's home state by the Taiwanese company Foxconn. But Walker and backers say the project will be transformational for the state's economy. "Donald Trump has got to go" were heard near the Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee, where President Trump overnighted and was attending a fundraiser.

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:40

GM said it employs about 110,000 workers in the US and has invested more than $22 billion across 47 manufacturing facilities since it emerged from its government-led bankruptcy in 2009. Among the USA vehicles that GM builds overseas are the Buick Cascada, which is assembled in Poland, and the German-made Buick Regal. Trump argued that his administration was imposing the tariffs in the interest of US national security, citing rarely used Section 232 laws.

by | June 29, 2018 | 15:44

However, CNBC reported that Amazon's new program may be welcomed by the traditional delivery giants given the low-margin nature of last mile deliveries. Dave Clark, back center right, senior vice president of worldwide operations for Amazon .com, listens to Olaoluwa Abimbola, back center left, one of Amazon's beta participants in a new delivery business offering, talk to reporters, Wednesday, June 27, 2018, in Seattle, at a media event for Amazon to announce a new program that lets ...

by | June 29, 2018 | 14:56

Just after a few hours, the Mount Agung volcano gushed a 2500 metre column of ash and smoke, the Indonesian tourist island of Bali closed its global airport. The only three flights this morning to Bali from Melbourne were cancelled with passengers with tickets to fly in the afternoon to the tourist island still holding their breath.

by | June 29, 2018 | 14:40

China joined the World Trade Organization in 2001 as a developing country, but the United States says it no longer qualifies for that protection since it's emerged as a strong competitor in smartphones, solar panels and other technology. In early European trade London fell 0.5 percent, Paris shed 0.4 percent and Frankfurt was 0.6 percent off. "Although it is yet to be seen whether it's caused by short-term concerns over global trade, not many investors are in the mood to buy stocks today".

by | June 29, 2018 | 14:41

The PillPack deal is expected to close during the second half of 2018. US stocks rose on Thursday as technology and other growth sectors rebounded from the prior day's declines and financial shares snapped a 13-day losing streak. Pharmacy and health benefits companies have long fretted that they'd be next. The soaring price of health care has shone a spotlight on an interconnected machine of players that comprise the USA health care system - one that Amazon has been keen to disrupt.

by | June 28, 2018 | 02:27

If they move, watch , it will be the beginning of the end - they surrendered, they quit!. He later added , "The Aura will be gone and they will be taxed like never before! ". He has been riding Harley-Davidson motorcycles, in particular, since October of 1997. But the firm said Monday that it was shifting more production overseas specifically to blunt the impact of the tariffs imposed by Europe.

by | June 28, 2018 | 02:17

The crowds were sizable and committed - organisers claimed 100,000 walked down Pall Mall - but the demonstrations were not seismic. Both the ruling Conservative and Labour parties have influential MPs and sections aligned to the rival camps on Brexit, adding to the ambiguity and growing impatience among the people over the vexatious discourse inside and outside parliament.

by | June 28, 2018 | 02:05

Some administration officials are concerned that restricting Chinese investments on the grounds of a supposed national economic emergency could rattle the US stock market or trigger reprisals against USA firms operating in China, they said.

by | June 28, 2018 | 01:17

Many critics say this year's military operation in Afrin, Syria, was primarily created to boost both Mr Erdogan's reputation and nationalist sentiment prior to the elections; however, in his victory speech to supporters from the ruling party's headquarters in Ankara he said that Turkey would now act more decisively against terrorist organisations.

by | June 28, 2018 | 01:12

The pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party, or HDP, was edging past the 10 per cent threshold to enter parliament, with 10.7 per cent. The Kremlin press service said earlier that Putin had sent a telegram to Erdogan to congratulate him on his re-election as Turkey's president and the victory of the ruling Justice and Development Party.

by | June 28, 2018 | 01:12

Trump has defended it by arguing that this is in retaliation to the imbalance of trade that the United States has with major trading partners including China, the European Union and India. Harley-Davidson said it had no comment on the president's tweets. The E.U., Mexico and Canada were initially excluded from the tariffs when Trump announced them in March, but that expired on June 1.

by | June 26, 2018 | 04:15

Almost 60 million Turks, including more than 3 million expatriates, are eligible to vote in the elections for the presidency and for 600 parliamentary seats. "With the presidential system, Turkey is seriously raising the bar, rising above the level of contemporary civilisations". Mr Ince, whose fiery campaigning has revitalised Turkey's demoralised opposition, promised to push back what he characterised as a slide into authoritarian rule under Mr Erdogan.

by | June 26, 2018 | 03:47

The EU began imposing tariffs Friday on $3.2 billion worth of American goods, including motorcycles, orange juice, bourbon, peanut butter, motorboats, cigarettes and denim. The motorcycle maker tied its higher costs to a sequence started by Trump, who slapped tariffs on European steel and aluminum, prompting the EU's retaliation.

by | June 26, 2018 | 03:38

For the next fiscal year, analysts anticipate that the business will report earnings of $3.96 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $3.80 to $4.05. Bank of New York Mellon Corp grew its position in Harley-Davidson by 27.2% in the 4th quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC boosted its position in Harley-Davidson by 1.6% during the 4th quarter.

by | June 26, 2018 | 01:48

The agreement on Friday came after a week of tense negotiations amid calls from major consumers to help reduce the price of crude and avoid a supply shortage. The so-called Declaration of Cooperation was widely regarded as successful in restoring the vitality of global oil markets and Brent oil prices reaching their highest level this year since 2014.

by | June 26, 2018 | 01:22

Erdogan, 64, the most popular but also the most divisive politician in modern Turkish history, later waved to cheering, flag-waving supporters from the top of a bus in Istanbul . "The message is clear", he said. Mustafa added he hopes Turkey would continue supporting Syrians in establishing their own democratic and independent country.

by | June 24, 2018 | 13:12

Greece had already gotten some 275 billion euros in financial support from its worldwide creditors over the past eight years. The third and current bailout , involving €86 billion and starting in 2015, is scheduled to end on August 20. Eurozone nations agreed on the final elements of a plan to get Greece out of its eight-year bailout program and make its massive debt more manageable.

by | June 24, 2018 | 11:01

The imposition of the new tariffs has been viewed as "pure protectionism" by the EU. A trade association representing a dozen automakers doing business in the United States says President Donald Trump's threat to slap 20 percent tariffs on vehicles imported from Europe is "not the right approach".

by | June 24, 2018 | 10:08

Amazon also releases some of the best deals for the Prime members in days like Amazon Day sale which the company hosts each year and where most of the products are available at heavy discounts. Prime members generally get early offers and option for free one-day or two-day deliveries . Apart from the added shopping benefits, Amazon Prime also offers access to Amazon Prime Video and the recently launched Amazon Prime Music .

by | June 23, 2018 | 03:00

According to the China Daily , the United States is trying to preserve the global economic system, which is working to America's benefit. "The woes the administration is inflicting on Chinese companies do not simply translate into boons for USA enterprises and the U.S.

by | June 23, 2018 | 02:45

The case the court ruled on involved a 2016 law passed by South Dakota, which said it was losing out on an estimated $50 million a year in sales tax not collected by out-of-state sellers. Governor Pete Ricketts reacted to the ruling. The money will flow straight to the local or state governments; Minnesota alone could net between $132 million and $206 million in revenue annually, according to a U.S.

by | June 22, 2018 | 05:39

Resistance is being led by Iran , deeply wary of any move by regional rival Saudi Arabia that could push down oil prices at a time when Tehran faces renewed sanctions following US President Donald Trump's decision to quit its worldwide nuclear deal, which is likely to impact the country's oil exports.

by | June 22, 2018 | 04:58

The investigation pertaining to Krzanich's relationship was supposedly ongoing before the former-CEO stepped down. Earlier this year, it was discovered that Krzanich sold $39 million in company shares-the maximum he was allowed to sell at the time-prior to disclosing to the public critical CPU vulnerabilities known as Spectre and Meltdown .

by | June 22, 2018 | 02:27

States could see a boost in tax revenue after the Supreme Court ruled Thursday that they can collect sales taxes from online shoppers. The decisions made it more hard for states to collect sales tax on certain online purchases, and more than 40 states had asked the high court for action.

by | June 22, 2018 | 02:26

Freeland, who was testifying before House of Commons trade committee, wouldn't tip the government's hand, but she committed to hitting back hard with retaliation similar to Canada's $16.6 billion response to the new us metal tariffs . -China Business Council. Parker suggested that such steps might include delaying or denying licenses required by USA companies in China. The tariffs would start to slow US growth, economists warn.

by | June 21, 2018 | 06:02

The telco said the measures are part of a strategy, named Telstra2022, to simplify structure and improve customer experience. "This means that some roles will no longer be requires, some will change and there will also be new ones created", Telstra CEO Andrew Penn said in the statement .