by | December 14, 2018 | 23:09

Trump said the climbdown showed that China had been forced to blink in their on-off spat, after months of heavy U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports. US President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping agreed on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires on December 1 to a 90-day truce while they tried to find a solution to the escalating trade dispute.

by | December 14, 2018 | 22:27

At the same time, company executives, mine managers, scientists, doctors and lawyers anxious about the problem and how to address it but did not disclose the issue to regulators or the public. Most people exposed never develop cancer, but for some, even small amounts of asbestos are enough to trigger the disease later on in life. In July, a Missouri jury ordered J&J to pay $4.9bn in a case involving 22 women and their families.

by | December 14, 2018 | 22:28

China-based music streaming company Tencent Music Entertainment Group's has raised close to US$1.1 billion (S$1.5 billion) in its United States initial public offering (IPO) after pricing its American depositary shares (ADRs) at the low end of its indicated US$13 to US$15 per share range, a source said on Tuesday.

by | December 14, 2018 | 17:10

But the core CPI, stripping out the volatile food and energy categories, rose 0.2% last month, matching matching October's gain and lifting the year-on-year increase to 2.2% from 2.1% in October. Traders expect no more than one rate increase in 2019, according to CME Group's FedWatch program. In November, petrol prices tumbled 4.2% after rebounding 3% in October.

by | December 14, 2018 | 13:14

The proposal is scheduled for a vote next month by the California Public Utilities Commission. "Taxing this service would burden those who rely on and use this service each and every day". The wireless industry and business groups have been working to defeat the plan. Other wireless carriers, like Apple , might be immune from the charges because of apps like iMessage.

by | December 14, 2018 | 13:14

A sediment sample taken from an agricultural water reservoir at Adam Brothers Farming in Santa Barbara County, Calif. tested positive for the strain of E. A man who answered the phone at Adam Bros. Family Farms. Whole genome sequencing showed that the strain found in the reservoir was "closely related genetically to the E.

by | December 14, 2018 | 11:27

Their detention comes after the arrest of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou by Canadian authorities in Vancouver on December 1. Analysts see the arrests of the two Canadians as apparent retaliation for the Huawei case, though neither China nor Canada have directly linked the two cases.

by | December 14, 2018 | 08:55

Mayor John Tory said he wouldn't want the city to return to the "wild west" where illegal pot shops sprung up everywhere at great cost to city taxpayers in terms of safety and enforcement. The decision came on the same day councillors in Ottawa voted to allow pot shops to open in the nation's capital, and a day after councillors in Markham and Mississauga voted not to.

by | December 14, 2018 | 06:40

The official news outlet for the northeastern province of Liaoning said Thursday that Spavor was placed under investigation by state security forces in the city of Dandong. Meng Wanzhou has been bailed but may face extradition for fraud. Trump told Reuters on Tuesday he would intervene https://www. reuters .com/article/us-usa-trump/trump-says-would-intervene-in-arrest-of-chinese-executive-idUSKBN1OB01P in the U.S.

by | December 14, 2018 | 04:47

Qualcomm's injunction claimed that Apple is violating two of its patents relating to photo manipulation and touchscreen apps used in models from the iPhone 6S through iPhone X. Qualcomm was said to have withheld over $1 billion in rebates owed to them over the fact that Apple gave information to legal authorities, which may have led to an $857 million Dollars fine levied against Qualcomm in South Korea.

by | December 14, 2018 | 03:30

Savings for the United States as a result of the renegotiated trade deal between the United States, Mexico and Canada would pay for the wall , he said . "You can't have it both ways", Schumer continued. "I often stated, 'One way or the other, Mexico is going to pay for the Wall.' This has never changed.

by | December 13, 2018 | 23:25

Apple's search was less high-profile than Amazon's, which turned into a bidding war as cities tried to woo the online merchant with robust incentive packages. Apple will also invest $10 billion in United States data centers over the next five years, with plans to spend $4.5 billion this year and next. Trump has also warned of possible tariffs on iPhones and other Apple products imported from China.

by | December 13, 2018 | 23:00

The Brexit vote of June 2016 led to a sharp fall in the pound's exchange rate, which pushed inflation higher and real earnings lower. Average earnings: Up 3.3% in the year to October, up 3.1% on the previous month. Wages have now been growing faster than inflation for nine months. In its latest report the ONS said that estimated 32.48 million people in work, 79,000 more than for May to July 2018 and 396,000 more than for a year earlier.

by | December 13, 2018 | 22:58

How did the passengers react? Passengers were delayed about five hours. Gottschalk is a physician in New Orleans who treats professional athletes. A Southwest Airlines flight from Seattle to Dallas had to turn around midlight after the crew found a human heart onboard.

by | December 13, 2018 | 00:20

According to a press release for the company, the recall is limited to lots that were manufactured between Oct. 7, 2016 and Oct. 16, 2018, and distributed between Oct. People should seek medical attention if they experience symptoms such as vaginal injury, irritation, urogenital infections, abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting.

by | December 12, 2018 | 23:41

Republican outgoing Rep. and Gov. -elect Kristi Noem did not comment on the bill Tuesday. "Getting a pro-agriculture, pro-farmer farm bill to the president has been the goal all along, and I'm glad we're one step closer to delivering on it", said Sen.

by | December 12, 2018 | 22:57

No one has come up with a credible way to avoid a hard border, so the deal calls for Northern Ireland to stay in a customs arrangement with the European Union until both sides can figure out a solution or work out a new free trade agreement.

by | December 12, 2018 | 21:12

Another poll, by Odoxa, found 54 percent in favour of continued protests - down from 66 percent on November 22 - and 46 percent opposing the movement. A year ago marked the first time in more than a decade that the country was under the limit - with a deficit of 2.6 per cent - thanks to cost-cutting measures and higher-than expected economic growth.

by | December 12, 2018 | 20:57

That followed her decision to delay a vote on Brexit which she admitted she was certain to lose. "I've been a member of the Conservative party for 40 years, as an activist, councillor, shadow minister, home secretary, and now prime minister".