Tuesday August 20-th, 2019

Kudlow Says Huawei Reversal by Trump Isn’t ‘General Amnesty’ Kudlow Says Huawei Reversal by Trump Isn’t ‘General Amnesty’

Many Republican lawmakers expressed concern about the relaxation of Huawei's ban . Based on what Kudlow told the press, Huawei will remain on the US Entity List, where it was placed on the grounds of "national security" in May. In other words, Hua...

Gold prices today suffer biggest one-day fall in a year Gold prices today suffer biggest one-day fall in a year

Earlier on May 14, 2013, gold climbed to its 6-year high price of $1438.63 on weaker dollar and as concerns lingered around escalating US-Iran nuclear dispute. While gold has shed about $50 dollars since then, some analysts see it as a healthy corr...

Google reportedly gets green light to license Android OS to Huawei Google reportedly gets green light to license Android OS to Huawei

With US President Donald Trump providing reprieve to Huawei , less than a month after blacklisting the Chinese telecom giant, American tech titan Google can now work with it and continue to sell its Android license to the smartphone maker.

62 people Sickened due to salmonella linked to fresh Papayas 62 people Sickened due to salmonella linked to fresh Papayas

Hawaii papayas are suitable for eating regardless of a salmonella outbreak that has resulted in diseases reported in eight different states, local officials say. Patients usually recover on their own in less than a week, but some people do need to ...

China's factory activity shrinks as U.S. tariffs, slowdown hit orders China's factory activity shrinks as U.S. tariffs, slowdown hit orders

Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed Saturday to hold more talks on their trade dispute but gave no indication of progress on disagreements that caused negotiations to break down in May. Foreign investors are also expected to be allowed to d...

Russia agrees with Saudi Arabia to extend OPEC+ oil output deal Russia agrees with Saudi Arabia to extend OPEC+ oil output deal

It comes as the price of oil has risen due to increased tensions between Iran and the US. "As far as the length of the extension is concerned, we have yet to decide whether it will be six or nine months. Since Russia and Saudi Arabia came together ...

Trump and Xi Agree to a Second Trade Truce Trump and Xi Agree to a Second Trade Truce

Beijing and Washington have also held talks to settle the issue, but to no avail so far. "But a deal that removes the bulk of the tariffs now covering $360 billion of trade and gets China on the path to reforming its economy?" The allegations wer...

Tesla says Shanghai car fire caused by failed battery module Tesla says Shanghai car fire caused by failed battery module

Based on investigation of the battery, software, manufacturing data and vehicle history data, Tesla said it has found no systematic flaws in the affected Model S vehicle and the incident is due to a problem in a single battery module inside the a...

CBOT corn, soybeans end lower on improved weather

Through June27, futures for November delivery on the Chicago Board of Trade fell 3.8% from a three-month high of $9.48 a bushel June 18, partly amid muted demand from China amid the trade war and ample supplies from Brazil, the world's top exporter.

United Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Newark Airport United Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Newark Airport

According to reports citing officials, the plane experienced hydraulic problems when a tire blew out on the runway. To deal with the closure the Federal Aviation Administration said that traffic destined for the airport was intentionally delaye...

Target, eBay announce sales to compete with Amazon's Prime Day Target, eBay announce sales to compete with Amazon's Prime Day

Meanwhile, Amazon's sale will feature over 1 million deals spread across two days this year, Walmart claims they will offer thousands of discounts ranging from electronics to toys, and Target's two-day " Deal Days " sale will feature thou...

Future for Astra production at Ellesmere depends on Brexit, says PSA Future for Astra production at Ellesmere depends on Brexit, says PSA

Vauxhall owner Groupe PSA has announced the next Astra will be made, as today, at two plants. Although the current vehicle, which is mid lifecycle, is built at Ellesmere and Gliwice, Vauxhall's parent firm said it's planning production of the next-...

Govt cuts interest rate on small savings schemes by 0.1% Govt cuts interest rate on small savings schemes by 0.1%

The Ministry of Finance on Friday reduced interest rates on small savings schemes by 0.1% for the July to September quarter. The Centre had changed small savings rates in the last quarter (January-March) of FY19. "For five-year deposits, 8.5 pe...

Crypto exchange Bitrue is hacked, official said everything under control Crypto exchange Bitrue is hacked, official said everything under control

The exchange's website is still down at the time of writing, but the company said it anticipates that it will resume trading "within a few hours", according to an update posted on the same social media channels minutes before this article's pub...

Craig Wright Falters Once Again In His Testimony This Week Craig Wright Falters Once Again In His Testimony This Week

As such, Klieman as a forensic expert was tasked to cover his tracks in order to hide that he is Satoshi. Kleiman's estate first initiated a case against Wright a year ago when they alleged that the Australian techie had siphoned off hundreds of ...

New Jersey Beats Nevada in May Sports Betting New Jersey Beats Nevada in May Sports Betting

New Jersey narrowly overtook Nevada last month as the nation's sports-betting capital, after finally taking in more in sports bets than Nevada and less than a year after New Jersey formally rolled out its sports-wagering market. PASPA, the law...

Modest Open Likely For US Markets: Oil Price Down

The dip in Dow Jones futures had a Boeing factor as well. An agreement between Trump and Xi at the G-20 summit on Friday or Saturday would avert the next round of tariffs on additional $300 billion worth of Chinese imports. The oil market is now weig...

Trump calls Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince 'a friend of mine' Trump calls Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince 'a friend of mine'

Congress has tried to stop USA arms sales to Saudi Arabia and its allies over the war in Yemen, where the Riyadh-led coalition is accused by human rights organisations of conducting indiscriminate air strikes and of inflaming a conflict and a human...

EU Strikes Deal With S. American Bloc After 20 Years Of Talks EU Strikes Deal With S. American Bloc After 20 Years Of Talks

Protection of standards: The deal includes wording to protect food, environmental and working standards in both blocs. "In a context of strong tensions in worldwide trade, this agreement also represents a clear signal that both the European Union...

Trump becomes 1st US leader to step into NKorea, meets Kim Trump becomes 1st US leader to step into NKorea, meets Kim

China has lashed back with tariffs on $110 billion in American goods, focusing on agricultural products in a direct and painful shot at Trump supporters in the U.S. It would be his third meeting with Kim - a remarkable fact, given that as a preside...

Ford to close six plants in Europe and cut 12,000 jobs Ford to close six plants in Europe and cut 12,000 jobs

According to the president of Ford of Europe , Stuart Rowley, it was a hard decision for the company to let go of its employees and to close its plants. The company also said that every new Ford auto brand would include an electric option. "Our fu...

Gillette razors are being recalled Gillette razors are being recalled

The recall was issued because the razors have a misalignment of the blades that occurred during a manufacturing issue. Each razor has three blades and a pink lubricating strip. The razors were sold at Walmart Canada. At least one person has been cut ...

If you love ranch, Hidden Valley suggest ranch-flavored Pop-Tarts If you love ranch, Hidden Valley suggest ranch-flavored Pop-Tarts

For a ideal example, look no further than the saga of ranch dressing-flavored Pop-Tarts. In a world where anything can be a flavor of anything, Hidden Valley wants their ranch dressing to be the best Pop Tart you've ever eaten. "And, judging from...

Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes to go on trial next July | AP business Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes to go on trial next July | AP business

During a hearing in San Jose, U.S. District Judge Edward J. Davila set jury selection to begin July 28, 2020, and opening arguments to start August 4, 2020. Investors bought what Holmes was selling and invested hundreds of millions of dollars in the ...

FDA investigating connection between certain dog foods and canine heart disease FDA investigating connection between certain dog foods and canine heart disease

Canine DCM is a disease of a dog's heart muscle that often leads to congestive heart failure. In this undated stock photo, a dog is being served dry dog food. We will continue to do everything possible to ensure that our products are safe and nutri...

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