E-commerce platforms in China to be liable for fake goods
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Airbus might leave UK over Brexit consequences

Airbus might leave UK over Brexit consequences

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Japanese Manufacturing PMI rises in June

Japanese Manufacturing PMI rises in June

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Consumer prices in Japan up 0.7% YoY in May

Consumer prices in Japan up 0.7% YoY in May

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Trump: US needs to maintain strong borders

Trump: US needs to maintain strong borders

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  • EU retaliatory tariffs against US come into effect
    EU retaliatory tariffs against US come into effect
    Politics 4h ago

    European Union retaliatory tariffs against the United States came into effect on Friday, in accordance with the European Commission's announcement made earlier this week.

    "We did not want to be in this position. However,...

  • Trump praises Supreme Court rule on online sales tax
    Trump praises Supreme Court rule on online sales tax
    Business | Politics 6h ago

    United States President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Thursday to praise the Supreme Court decision which allowed states to force retailers to collect sales tax on online purchases.

    "Big Supreme Court win on internet sales...

  • Report: Health Dept asks Pentagon to house 20,000 immigrant children
    Report: Health Dept asks Pentagon to house 20,000 immigrant children
    Politics 6h ago

    Pentagon was asked by the United States Department of Health and Human Services to prepare accommodation for around 20,000 children who immigrated illegally from Mexico without an adult guardian, The Washington Post reported on Thursday ...

  • Hammond: UK should maintain open markets after Brexit
    Hammond: UK should maintain open markets after Brexit
    Economy | Politics 6h ago

    United Kingdom's Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond said on Thursday that the UK should "maintain low friction borders and open markets" after it exits the European Union. "That does not make the Treasury, on m...

  • Wall Street finishes red as Nasdaq erases gains
    Wall Street finishes red as Nasdaq erases gains
    Markets 7h ago

    Markets on Wall Street closed in the red on Thursday, as the fall in tech stocks pulled the indices down, erasing earlier gains which led Nasdaq 100 to its new all-time high. The ...

  • GOP's immigration bill fails to pass House
    GOP's immigration bill fails to pass House
    Politics 8h ago

    Immigration reform bill proposed by Republican Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte failed to pass the United States House of Representatives, after getting rejected 193-231. The bill included funding for the border wall with Mexico and no p...

  • Trump admin to combine Depts of Education, Labor
    Trump admin to combine Depts of Education, Labor
    Politics 9h ago

    United States Director of the Office of Management and Budget Mick Mulvaney announced a plan on Thursday to merge two previously separate administration departments of Labor and Education, into a single department called Department of Ed...

  • Iran: US wants to reshape borders in Middle East
    Iran: US wants to reshape borders in Middle East
    Politics 9h ago

    The United States wants to reshape borders in the Middle East, Iranian Defense Minister Amir Hatami stated at a conference on Thursday. The minister warned that changing borders in the region would lead to "another 100 years of conf...

  • Trump: We need to close immigration loopholes
    Trump: We need to close immigration loopholes
    Politics 10h ago

    United States President Donald Trump told reporters at the White House on Thursday that it's necessary to close the Democrat-era loopholes in law in order to solve the immigration crisis at the border with Mexico. Trump said that the...

  • Stoltenberg 'absolutely confident' Trump is committed to NATO
    Stoltenberg 'absolutely confident' Trump is committed to NATO
    Politics 10h ago

    NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Thursday that he is "absolutely confident that President Trump and the United States are committed to NATO." During his visit to the United Kingdom and Ireland, Stoltenberg said t...

  • N. Korea started denuclearization, says Trump
    N. Korea started denuclearization, says Trump
    Politics 10h ago

    United States President Donald Trump said at a cabinet meeting on Thursday that North Korea is blowing up its "test sites" and that it is moving towards complete denuclearization. He added that remains of Americans in the isola...

  • Tesla to increase security at Gigafactory amid threats
    Tesla to increase security at Gigafactory amid threats
    Business 10h ago

    A spokesperson for Tesla Inc. said on Thursday that the company is increasing security measures at its Gigafactory in Nevada, following threats from an ex-employee the car maker is suing. "Yesterday afternoon, we received a phone ca...

  • Iran is 'ready for deal' with OPEC - oil minister
    Iran is 'ready for deal' with OPEC - oil minister
    Politics 11h ago

    After initially threatening to reject the negotiations on the matter, Iran's Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh (pictured) said on Thursday that Tehran is "ready for a deal" on the gradual increase of oil production with me...

  • US Treasuries rise as focus remains on trade war
    US Treasuries rise as focus remains on trade war
    Markets 11h ago

    Investors turned to safe haven investments on Thursday as stocks on Wall Street declined, leading United States bond prices higher, amid increasing trade tensions between the United States and some of its closes allies. The European Unio...

  • Europe closes lower amid worrying signs from OPEC
    Europe closes lower amid worrying signs from OPEC
    Markets 11h ago

    Major European stock indexes closed in the red on Thursday as the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) holds a summit in Vienna. Investors seemed concerned about indications...