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Huawei arrest: China demands release of Meng Wanzhou

The FTSE 100's basic materials sector was pushed down 3.4 per cent. Worries over global growth, triggered by Brexit fears and predictions from investors that th...


China moves on trade commitments

Chinese officials have been instructed to take necessary steps for the purchases, two officials told the outlet. Beijing has yet to confirm Mr Trump's claim...


Trump will terminate NAFTA to press Dems into approving new trade deal

You got out, you negotiate your deals. "I will be formally terminating NAFTA shortly", Trump told reporters aboard Air Force One on his way home from Argentin...


Qualcomm rules out another bid for NXP

Qualcomm said on Monday it was not looking to revive the acquisition. " Qualcomm considers the matter closed and is fully focused on continuing to execute on i...


Global Geopolitical Series: Trump-Xi consensus reached on trade but statements differ

Trump alluded - possibly inadvertently - to the "Great Leap Forward", Mao Zedong's disastrous campaign to rapidly industrialise China's agrarian economy, which ...


Oil surges on trade truce and expected supply cuts

Instead, when Saudi crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman went to the back-foot over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Riyadh appeared to soften its stance ...


GM may face subsidy cut after threat from Trump

Trump's plan to bring China to heel through the imposition of punishing tariffs isn't going well either. It's a sensitive issue for Trump because the blue-c...


Petrol prices in India slide further as crude gets into $50 range

After reaching a four-year high in early October, crude has collapsed more than 30 percent , marking the worst crash since 2015. But oil trade, vital for Rus...


As crucial US-China talks loom, Trump may be better placed

The world will be watching to see if the two leaders come away with a breakthrough to end their escalating trade war, which has seen the United States slap ta...


GM Stock Price Shoots Up On Announcement Of Thousands Of Job Cuts

Plants without products include assembly plants in Detroit; Lordstown, Ohio; and Oshawa, Ontario. The company has marked a sedan plant in Detroit , which m...


Ukraine backs martial law after confrontation at sea with Russian Federation

Russian forces boarded and captured the ships on Sunday , with Moscow accusing the vessels of illegally entering Russian waters off the coast of Crimea in ...


GM To Close 7 Plants, Chop 15% Of Salaried Workforce (NYSE:GM)

The Oshawa operation became a talking point for U.S. President Donald Trump during Canada-U.S. trade negotiations, according to a Toronto Star report about an...


Black Friday 2018 Shopping Got a Strong Thanksgiving Day Start

Eastwood Mall shoppers did their part on Black Friday , starting out as early as 8 p.m. Thursday and with a brief close at 1 a.m., many returned at the 5 a.m. ...


Dolce & Gabbana says sorry as China debacle threatens its future

The clips show a Chinese model in a red, sequined D&G dress struggling to eat Italian dishes like spaghetti and cannoli pastry with a pair of chopsticks. Th...


Stores In The United States With Crazy Cyber Monday Deals

Usually the department stores have a huge crowd on Thanksgiving. "People love the hype, it gets them into the holiday spirit and also allows them to get some ...


Spain’s PM Pedro Sanchez ready to vote ‘no’ in spat over Gibraltar

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she hopes Spanish reservations about the status of Gibraltar after Britain leaves the European Union can be overcome by...


Coli outbreak, United States officials say don't eat romaine

If you have questions about cases in a particular state, please call that state's health department. Epidemiologic evidence indicates that romaine lettuce ...


Ghosn faces 10-year jail sentence if convicted of financial misconduct

Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire told France Info radio that he had ordered an inquiry into Ghosn's tax affairs immediately after learning of his arrest in J...


Oil downside risk at four-year high on OPEC inaction fears

Oil prices tumbled about 7 percent on Tuesday, with US crude plunging to its lowest level in more than a year, caught in a broader Wall Street selloff that was...


Trump says China wants trade deal, United States may not impose more tariffs

At the end of the day, the only way the U.S. is likely to hit the breaks on its stance toward China is if "the voices of the United States big businesses become...