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by | September 19, 2018 | 08:28

Foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said at a regular briefing that China will announce details about its countermeasures "at the appropriate time", adding that "the protectionist and unilateral measures taken by the United States side are very unacceptable for us".

by | September 18, 2018 | 17:13

China could decide to pull out of planned trade talks in Washington next week, if it feels Trump isn't showing sufficient goodwill. For Australia, where the dollar has already shed almost 10 USA cents of value since late January, there's a direct impact on our resource exports from lower Chinese growth and an indirect one given that our currency and financial markets are seen as a safe proxy for an exposure to China.

by | September 18, 2018 | 13:49

Trump also threatened to "immediately pursue" tariffs on another US$267 billion of imports if China retaliates. The United States will spare Apple's Watch and other consumer gadgets from the latest round of tariffs on Chinese goods, a senior administration official said in a last-minute reprieve for the technology industry on Monday (Sept 17).

by | September 18, 2018 | 10:17

Jaitley said that no employee on the combined entity will face any service conditions which are adverse in nature. This step will particularly help Dena Bank, the weakest of the three, which is now under the Reserve Bank of India's Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) framework and has been barred from extending fresh loans.

by | September 18, 2018 | 09:57

The effect of the 10 percent tariffs will gradually show up in China's fourth-quarter data, and the full impact of the total 25 percent tariffs is expected to be felt next year, dragging down China's gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate by 0.83 percentage point, Citi analysts wrote in a note.

by | September 18, 2018 | 05:04

The drinks would aim to relieve pain with CBD rather than give the "high" associated with inhaling marijuana. It's unclear if the product would be sold in the USA or just in Canada , where Aurora Cannabis is based. "I don't see this coming up in the trade talks; I do think it's an issue in terms of border management as we've seen come with the news lately ", Maryscott Greenwood told BNN Bloomberg in an interview Monday.

by | September 18, 2018 | 04:52

Collection of 10 per cent tariffs will start on September 24 but the rate will increase to 25 per cent by the end of the year, allowing USA companies some time to adjust their supply chains to other countries, a senior administration official said.

by | September 17, 2018 | 15:13

Months after Meredith Corporation bought Time Inc. with help from the Koch brothers in November 2017, the flagship title Time found its future in doubt once again when it was put up for sale. "What will it mean to people decades from now?" Nevertheless, the deal will raise new questions about the motivations of Silicon Valley figures who invest in publications that cover the tech industry.

by | September 17, 2018 | 12:58

But Iran's OPEC Governor Hossein Kazempour Ardebili, said in comments to Reuters that a "supply shortage" meant the United States would not be able to meet its zero export target. both of these countries chose to welcome the sanctioning of an OPEC producer". The sanctions would include targeting Iran's automotive sector, trade in gold, and other key metals.

by | September 16, 2018 | 20:43

One woman wrote on the post: "Sent my 7 year old to school with this brand strawberries this morning". A disgruntled former worker in Australia has been accused of purposely putting sewing needles in strawberries, according to police. Angela Stevenson, a mother of two, bought Berry Obsession strawberries from Woolworths in Gladstone on September 11, ABC reported. They'd been purchased the week prior.

by | September 16, 2018 | 20:02

States and Canada , the sale, possession, production and distribution of marijuana remain illegal under U.S. federal law", Niezgoda said. Enenajor said pot users and people connected to the industry are considered "inadmissible aliens" under US law.

by | September 16, 2018 | 15:30

The FDA said it would consider requiring brands to remove flavored products, which could be contributing to the rise in youth e-cigarette use. "There is considerable public health consequences associated with e-cigarettes", Kirshenbaum said.

by | September 16, 2018 | 15:00

He's always maintained interest rates should be cut and has derided high-interest rates as an "instrument for exploitation". Credibility of the Turkish central bank has already been damaged and therefore the markets still need to see strong proof that the CBRT can act independently from Erdogan.

by | September 16, 2018 | 13:25

The customer handed the punnet in to Sutherland Area Police Command, where it will undergo forensic testing. It is believed the consumer had purchased the brand "Delightful" but returned it after a pin was found sticking out of the fruit, the Daily Telegraph reported.

by | September 16, 2018 | 10:59

Light, sweet crude for October delivery dropped $1.78, or 2.5%, to $68.59 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, its worst day since August 15 after it closed at its highest level since July 20 a session earlier. Perry will meet with Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak on Thursday in Moscow. OPEC member states joined other countries by cutting oil production almost two years ago in an effort to push prices back up.

by | September 14, 2018 | 17:32

The second will operate a network of high-quality, full-scholarship Montessori-inspired preschools. The announcement marks a deeper foray into philanthropy for Bezos, whose fortune has soared to more than $160 billion thanks to his stake in Amazon.

by | September 14, 2018 | 13:24

The uncertainty over the fate of NAFTA , in light of a tentative U.S. -Mexico trade deal, has not gone away even as trade experts note that members of Congress, concerned about the trade ties between the two countries, may help ensure that a final deal includes Canada.

by | September 12, 2018 | 11:10

In a detailed presentation on Monday, top White House economist Kevin Hassett told reporters the world's largest economy turned a corner in the Trump era, pointing to sharp gains in business investment, business sentiment and corporate registrations.

by | September 12, 2018 | 00:00

Hurricane Florence will approach the coast of North Carolina and SC on Thursday or Friday. Classified as a Category 4 on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale of hurricane strength, Florence was the most severe storm to threaten the US mainland this year and the first of its magnitude to target the Carolinas since 1989, when Hurricane Hugo barreled over Charleston, South Carolina.

by | September 11, 2018 | 12:25

The other highest centres include Nanded where petrol was retailing at Rs 89.93 per litre and diesel Rs 77.90, and Amravati Rs 89.93 and Rs 78.84. Value-Added Tax varies amongst states. "Wherever you go, they divide people - one religion against another, one caste against another and one State pitted against the other", he added.Sporadic incidents of violence were reported in several States.

by | September 10, 2018 | 18:42

Since mid-August, petrol price has risen by Rs 3.42 a litre and diesel by Rs 3.84 per litre as rupee hit record low against the United States dollar, making imports costlier. If the reports coming from the power corridors of Amaravati, Telugu Desam Party president and Andhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu is learnt to have chose to give relief to the citizens by reducing the Value Added Tax (VAT) on diesel and petrol in the State.

by | September 10, 2018 | 16:57

The Hurun Report , which follows China's wealthy, estimates his net worth at 37 billion USA dollars (£28.65 billion). He will also continue as a member of Alibaba Group's board of directors until annual general meeting of shareholders in 2020.

by | September 10, 2018 | 16:59

Tesla Inc. ( TSLA ) shares dropped down to their lowest point in almost six months today amid a lawsuit made by a short-seller who is suing the auto company over claims that they lied to investors about taking TSLA private. Musk admitted on " The Joe Rogan Experience " that running a company like Tesla is intense and tricky, saying, "It's very hard to keep a vehicle company alive".

by | September 10, 2018 | 08:25

The $1 trillion tech giant issued a letter Friday saying that the levies could increase consumer prices of products like the Apple Watch and Mac Mini. Chinese exports to the United States rose to $44.4 billion in August, a 13.2% increase from the same period previous year, according to customs data.

by | September 09, 2018 | 23:31

In July, The New Yorker published an article in which six women who had worked with Moonves between the 1980s and late 2000s alleged they had been sexually harassed by the media executive. Moonves opposed the deal. A spokesperson for CBS Corporation declined to comment. CBS and controlling shareholder Sumner and Shari Redstone's National Amusements are negotiationg the settlement to end a legal case about whether CBS can "dilute the voting power of NAI".