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by | September 12, 2019 | 16:34

Furthermore, crude oil traders are also showing little response to optimistic developments over U.S. OPEC downgraded its estimate of world economic growth in 2020 from 3.2 to 3.1 percent, which led to lower expectation for global oil demand.

by | September 12, 2019 | 14:28

China reduced purchases of US farm products in August, after Trump vowed to impose new tariffs on around $300 billion of Chinese goods, blaming Beijing for not having fufilled a promise to buy large volumes of USA farm products and abruptly dimming prospects of a trade deal.

by | September 12, 2019 | 13:37

Iran had threatened to storm out and sink a deal on production quotas, accusing the Saudi Oil Minister Khalid Al-Falih of trying to steal market share. In the most recent period, foreign reserves fell by a total of nearly $14 billion in June and July, as lower prices hit export earnings, after increasing by $32 billion over the previous 20 months.

by | September 12, 2019 | 10:49

Such a step would likely be vociferously opposed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who lobbied against the Iran deal and pushed for punishing sanctions against the Islamic Republic. sanctions. Iran's president says the USA should "put warmongers aside" as tensions roil the Persian Gul amid an escalating crisis between Washington and Tehran in the wake of the collapsing nuclear deal with world powers.

by | September 11, 2019 | 19:39

The nation's poverty rate declined a year ago to 11.8 percent, 0.5 percentage points lower than in 2017, the Census said . "Some of the folks who fueled the Trump candidacy and presidency still aren't doing great", said Matt Weidinger, a fellow at the American Enterprise Institute who watches poverty trends closely.

by | September 11, 2019 | 19:22

Gold prices was at their lowest since August 13 at $1,483.90 in the previous session. We discuss investing in gold with Euro Pacific Capital CEO Peter Schiff , U.S. Doshi notes that at the beginning of the year he predicted gold would hit $1,400 within six months-and it has. Central banks including China, have used the trade war as an incentive to try and diversify their reserves, according to John Sharma, an economist at National Australia Bank, who told Bloomberg: "Gold provides an ...

by | September 11, 2019 | 16:57

This is among a variety of electronic devices built into the new Defender, and many are configurable for the first time. 2020 Land Rover Defender makes a debut at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show , three years after its withdrawal from the market.

by | September 11, 2019 | 16:55

Meanwhile, Sinn Féin President Mary Lou McDonald has said the solution to Brexit is contained in the backstop. A Northern Ireland-only arrangement would mean an all-island regulatory alignment that would see Northern Ireland moving away from the rest of the UK.

by | September 11, 2019 | 16:54

An exemption list of just 16 items will not change China's stance. The items on the two tariff exemption lists - posted on the ministry's website - will not be subject to additional duties imposed by China on U.S. Xi further complained to Abe that while the Trump administration has repeatedly criticized Beijing for supporting state-owned companies with subsidies, "the U.S.is also providing Boeing with subsidies", referring to the Chicago-based USA airplane manufacturer.

by | September 11, 2019 | 16:54

According to the Post/ABC findings, voters are deeply opposed to the way he has handled the intensifying trade war with China. In the new poll, 46% said they approve of Mr. That's a whopping 9-point slide since July. In addition, 6 in 10 Americans surveyed believed a recession is likely to hit the US next year. Mr. Trump responded by saying the ABC News-Washington Post poll "was the worst and most inaccurate poll of any taken prior to the 2016 Election".

by | September 11, 2019 | 14:29

The LSE confirmed it had received an "unsolicited, preliminary and highly conditional" offer from its Hong Kong rival and said it would make an announcement in "due course". The HKSE deal is subject to approval by both sets of shareholders, as well as the termination of the Refinitiv deal. "The board of HKEX believes that the two businesses are highly complementary and as such, looks forward to working with the relevant authorities to deliver a clear path to completion", it added.

by | September 11, 2019 | 13:07

South Korean Olympic officials last month urged the local organizing committee to ban the flag, but Tokyo organizers responded by saying it was widely used in Japan, was not considered a political statement and "it is not viewed as a prohibited item".

by | September 11, 2019 | 11:57

A sentiment likely shared by BMW's press photographer given that none of BMW's official photos show the vehicle with its grille directly toward the camera, properly lit. Its lighting clusters front and rear are especially interesting. Apart from being elongated vertically like in the X5, X7 and facelifted 7 Series, the Concept 4 now joins the kidneys (perhaps beaver's teeth) into one piece in a very large manner.

by | September 11, 2019 | 10:25

The upcoming menu addition also means Wendy's will add to its worker roster by hiring 20,000 crew members across the country. Breakfast items are available at about 300 locations throughout the United States now, according to the release.

by | September 11, 2019 | 08:26

This is also Teacher's Day in China, which lines up with Ma previously being a teacher. He is set to remain a member of Alibaba's partnership, a corporate governing group of 38 individuals that is separate from the board of directors. Alongside home-grown internet giants Baidu and Tencent, the company has transformed the Chinese retail landscape in the past decade. With his almost $40 billion fortune, Jack Ma is China's richest man.

by | September 11, 2019 | 07:55

And in that election we will commit to a public vote with a credible option to leave and the option to remain". The Prime Minister, Boris Johnson had a hard week after he lost his first vote, and members of the Parliament (MPs), including people from his own Conservative Party voted in favor of a new bill to prevent a no-deal Brexit.

by | September 11, 2019 | 06:52

According to news agency ANI , Sitharaman said that the auto industry has suffered due to BS6 and Millennials Mindset. On the spending of Reserve Bank of India surplus reserve of Rs 1,76,051 crore which was transferred to the government after approving all the recommendations of the Bimal Jalan-led expert committee, the finance minister said that a task force has been appointed by the government on how the money should be frontloaded on infrastructure as well as to boost the consumption ...

by | September 11, 2019 | 05:57

In the passenger's seat, another person appears to be sleeping. The video was captured by Dakota Randall who noticed the driver was asleep while passing by. Another driver! As much as I enjoy the proof instead of a tall tale that can get more elastic with the retelling, this, too, is just not cool. "At highway speeds, drivers typically receive warning every 30 seconds or less if their hands aren't detected on the wheel".

by | September 10, 2019 | 23:43

The Food and Drug Administration on Monday issued a stern warning letter to the company , flagging claims by Juul including that its products are "much safer than cigarettes". Scott Gottlieb pushed that deadline back four years, to 2022. There are now 450 possible cases in 33 states and one territory, including five deaths, they said.

by | September 10, 2019 | 23:42

Reuters reported that Huang was a former Huawei employee who left the company to help start CNEX. In that situation, CNEX accused Mao of helping Huawei steal the engineering by coming into into an arrangement with CNEX to receive a circuit board, purportedly for academic analysis, in 2016.