Economy

Mexico confident of deal with United States to stave off tariffs over migrants

The number of ports of entry for returnees under the so-called Remain in Mexico policy has gradually increased, and policy experts say it could be expanded to m...


YouTube and Google services interrupted by network congestion

Early on Monday morning, Google released a statement confirming that is was experiencing high levels of "network congestion" affecting multiple services. Google...


Oil prices rise after bigger-than-expected fall in USA inventories

According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), last week, crude stocks dropped by around 300,000 barrels to 476.49 million barrels. In the tra...


Beijing targets FedEx as US-China trade war escalates

Commerce Ministry spokesperson Gao Feng said the list would include entities or individuals which do not comply with market regulations, violate the spirit of c...


Ride-hailing company Uber will ban riders with low ratings

Many riders are likely not aware that drivers can rate them as well, just as we rate the drivers. Before they are banned, naughty riders will receive tips to ...


MacKenzie Bezos Pledges to Give Half of Her Massive Fortune to Charity

Despite his position, Bezos has not signed the Giving Pledge as many of his billionaire peers have. "In addition to whatever assets life has nurtured in me,...


Fiat Chrysler reveals "transformative" merger proposal with Renault | Leadership

I told the Renault chairman very clearly that it was the first of the guarantees I wanted from him in the opening of these negotiations. Renault and FCA h...


Amanda Eller found alive!

May 9, Eller's SUV was found at the Makawao Forest Reserve with her phone and wallet were inside. A helicopter pilot who was hired by Eller's family spott...


International Business: Oil recovers, but set for biggest weekly loss of 2019

Most of the loss can be attributed to a steep decline on Thursday, which produced the worst single-day performance in 2019. Brent crude futures, the worldwide...


China accuses U.S. of plot to 'colonise global business' by targeting Huawei

Asked about its opinion about the news, Huawei pointed to a statement on Panasonic's Chinese Web site that said the firm was supplying Huawei "normally"...


President Trump: Once Democrats finish fake investigations, we can start real work

He also accused Democrats of holding a meeting the same morning to discuss what he called "the I word" - impeachment . But by Thursday, the White House's t...


The simmering tensions about the trade war have finally dawned on Beijing

Earlier this month, US President Donald Trump accused China of going back on its previous commitments and increased tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese...


Huawei's OS Could Debut in China This Year, Worldwide by 2020

That's because nearly every smartphone chip out there nowadays is based on ARM's design. The Japanese firm will still sell some components to Huawei, a point it...


Huawei founder: United States blacklist will have no effect on sales numbers

The U.S. Commerce Department will allow Huawei Technologies Co Ltd to purchase American-made goods in order to maintain existing networks and provide software u...


USA billionaire Robert Smith pledges to pay off Morehouse College students' debts

During his keynote graduation address on Sunday at the historically-black, all-male Atlanta college, Smith , the chief executive officer of the San Francisco...


Kansas unemployment remained steady in April; jobs grew

Some of the counties with the lowest unemployment rate include Tuscaloosa, Morgan, Madison, and Lee Counties. Utah added 45,600 jobs in the 12-month period en...


Oil facilities outside Riyadh attacked by drone: Saudis

The attacks caused "significant damage to the structures of the two (Saudi) vessels", Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said on Monday, calling the in...


Trump Signs Executive Order To Prevent Foreign Espionage Through Communication Networks

Clearly, the country is having a trust issue with the Chinese-based company's 5G infrastructure, and as a result of which a ban was imposed on Huawei . Huawei ...


International Business: Asian markets tumble after Wall St battering as China retaliates

The S&P 500 . SPX and the Dow . DJI recorded their largest percentage drops since January 3 on Monday in one of Wall Street's worst selloffs this year aft...


Jury awards couple $2B in Roundup weedkiller cancer case

Bayer's stock price hit an nearly seven-year low Tuesday, in the wake of a third US jury verdict that found its Roundup weedkiller to be a cause of people's c...