News

Trump kicked the trade war with China into high gear

President Donald Trump’s administration has released a list of $US200 billion worth of Chinese exports to the US that could be subject to a new 10% tariffs. A tariff on $US200 billion worth of Chinese goods would be a massive escalation of Trump’s trade war with China. The Trump administration […]
Trump kicked the trade war with China into high gear
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Tim Cook is trying to get Trump to back off his trade battle with China

President Donald Trump will meet with Apple CEO Tim Cook on Wednesday. On the agenda: Trump’s relationship with China, recently proposed tariffs, and trade. Apple, along with many tech companies, relies on intermediary goods from China to make products. President Donald Trump will welcome Apple CEO Tim Cook to the […]
Tim Cook is trying to get Trump to back off his trade battle with China
Markets

Germany could be the surprise victim of Trump’s trade war

Trade tensions between the US and China increase again as Trump proposes tariffs on $US100 billion extra of goods. A trade war would hit the USA and China, but German firms are worried. BMW and Mercedes’ parent company is the biggest exporter of cars from the USA, and would be […]
Germany could be the surprise victim of Trump’s trade war
Markets

Global markets bounce back as concern over Trump’s trade war eases

Markets bounced back Thursday as fears of a full-scale global trade war waned. Several major European indexes were more than 2% higher in afternoon trading. US stocks also gained, with the Dow Jones up more than 200 points. Gains appear to be driven by conciliatory comments from President Donald Trump’s […]
Global markets bounce back as concern over Trump’s trade war eases
US

There’s one part of the Trump trade that’s still crushing it

Business Insider executive editor Sara Silverstein talks about the stock market‘s rally one year into President Donald Trump’s term. She finds that despite Trump’s constant attempts to take credit for stock gains, that his return for the first 12 months is just the fifth-best in the post-war era. She shares […]
There’s one part of the Trump trade that’s still crushing it
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