Stories about Economy

Dec 09 2018

U.S. adds 155000 jobs in November, unemployment steady at 3.7%

The African-American unemployment declined to 5.9 percent, matching May's figure as the lowest on record. With the overall unemployment rate this low, several other eco...

Dec 07 2018

Huawei CFO arrested in Canada for violating Iran sanctions

Meng, the daughter of Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei, is facing extradition charges to the United States over accusations that she violated Iran sanctions. "This reminds...

Dec 06 2018

Canada arrests Huawei CFO in Vancouver for extradition to the U.S.

Wanzhou Meng , who also goes by Sabrina Meng, was arrested in Vancouver on Saturday, Dec. 1, Department of Justice Canada spokesperson Ian McLeod told Global News . Th...

Dec 05 2018

Trump signals that he's open to longer China talks

That includes more purchases of USA farm products, which Trump - seemingly trying to remind Xi - has said will begin "immediately". This is a much different character...

Dec 05 2018

Canada says it takes Trump's talk of NAFTA withdrawal seriously

Earlier this month I sent a letter to President Trump, along with 45 co-signers from the U.S. House of Representatives, urging him to remove the SOGI language before si...

Dec 03 2018

US, China agree not to raise tariffs on Chinese goods

The White House in turn did not immediately elaborate on any details of the meeting, besides economic adviser Larry Kudlow telling reporters that the dinner went " very w...

Nov 30 2018

Deutsche Bank offices raided in Panama Papers money laundering probe

British banking authorities said at least 29 Deutsche Bank employees were involved in the scam, while U.S. regulators ordered the bank to fire seven employees, includ...

Nov 28 2018

U.S. Efforts On Climate Change Expand, But Not Enough, Report Says

The warning appeared to conflict with the rhetoric used by President Trump, who has frequently downplayed global warming and once dismissed it as a hoax engineered by the...

Nov 28 2018

Historic 'meaningful vote' on Brexit deal to take place on December 11

But Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said the Commons would have "very little choice" but to reject Mrs May's "botched" deal, which he described as "bad for this country". She...

Nov 28 2018

Wall St set to open lower on Trump tariff threat

It has also lifted slightly to 63.96 euro cents, but jumped to 56.73 British pence. "They have to open up China to the United States ". A seemingly mixed message fro...

Nov 28 2018

Trump warns United States may cut off GM subsidies

I am here to protect America's Workers!" The union went on to note that products - such as the Chevrolet Blazer and Buick Envision - which could have been built in ...

Nov 25 2018

Chinese shopping websites boycott Dolce & Gabbana, Fashion News & Top Stories

It erupted into a firestorm after screenshots circulated of an Instagram user's chat with the famously volatile Stefano Gabbana in which he used five smiling poop emo...

Nov 25 2018

European Union approves Brexit plan

A summit planned for Sunday was in jeopardy when Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez at the last minute threatened to boycott the gathering of the 27 European Union ...

Nov 21 2018

Best Black Friday Amazon Services Deals 2018

It brings into question the true value of Black Friday, which falls this week. Both this TV and the 60in LG sold by Amazon were part of the retailers" Black Friday dea...

Nov 21 2018

Gradient Capital Advisors LLC Has $4.60 Million Position in Apple Inc. (AAPL)

The device that seems to be worst off is the iPhone XR, the cheapest 2018 model, whose production has been cut down twice since it was first introduced in September. ...

Nov 20 2018

Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn Arrested for Under-Reporting Salary

A French citizen, Ghosn also was credited with helping French carmaker Renault become profitable through cost-cutting measures and new products like electric cars. Mill...

Nov 18 2018

Belk, JCPenney among best places to find Black Friday discounts

One deal that is sure to be popular this Black Friday is the Fire HD 10 Tablet. There's are also a lot of great deals available between now and Black Friday. Again ...

Nov 16 2018

California wildfire: At least 63 dead, 630 reported missing

Many others found haven at an encampment that sprang up in the parking lot outside a still-open Walmart store in Paradise , where dozens of evacuees pitched tents or sle...

Nov 15 2018

Scores protest against new Amazon HQ in Queens, NY

The second headquarter location in Arlington, Virginia, is not a designated " opportunity zone ", nor is Nashville, which will be the cite of Amazon's new operations ...

Nov 15 2018

More Evidence Emerges of Soft iPhone Sales

Rival Pegatron Corp fell more than 5 percent but later recouped losses. The Taiwan Weighted Index was down around 1.6 percent. The analysts said they are anxious that...