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Wall Street's main indexes hit record highs on Thursday following news that the United States had reached a "deal in principle" with China to resolve a trade war that has rattled markets for nearly two years.
The White House has reached a "deal in principle" with Beijing to move forward with their "phase one" trade deal to resolve a 17-month trade war. Conway G. Gittens has the details.
The U.S. economy will gather speed next year and wage growth will as well, but not enough to move the Federal Reserve out of its newly announced neutral stance. That's the prediction of TS Lombard's chief U.S. economist Steven Blitz. Conway G.
Officials in China and the United States are in close communication days before tit-for-tat tariffs are due to go into effect, fueling optimism that sent Wall Street to a record high. Conway G.
Christine Lagarde struck a more upbeat tone on the economy in her first news conference as head of the European Central Bank on Thursday and promised a new style of leadership.
Australia's competition regulator has raised concerns over an $11 billion deal by Anheuser-Busch InBev to sell its local operations to Japan's Asahi.
Saudi Aramco shares opened sharply higher on their second day of trade, defying skeptics who say they're overvalued, and, for a while at least, taking the firm's value to the $2 trillion mark.
Wall Street's main stock indexes ended modestly higher on Wednesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve held interest rates steady and signaled that borrowing costs are likely to remain unchanged indefinitely.
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell held rates steady on Wednesday, after cutting rates three times this year, leading Ross Gerber of investment firm Gerber Kawasaki to switch his grade for Powell as chairman to 'A-' from 'F'.
The European Union's new Green Deal policy package commits the EU to achieving carbon neutrality by 2050, along with tens of billions of euros to help member states do it.
Prime Minister Edouard Philippe defied striking workers on Wednesday with plans for a long-anticipated overhaul of France's pension system that he said would be fairer and encourage people to work longer.
Saudi Aramco shares surged the maximum permitted 10% above their IPO price on their Riyadh stock market debut on Wednesday, closing in on a $2 trillion valuation that would make it the world's most valuable listed company.
General Motors unveiled the first of a new generation of large sport utility vehicles designed to haul in the cash to pay for electric vehicles the automaker promises for the future.
Wall Street's main stock indexes ended slightly lower on Tuesday (December 10) as investors awaited concrete news on whether U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports would take effect on Dec. 15.
Apple, Nintendo, Lululemon, Nordstrom and brands favored by Generation X, the age group in its peak earnings and spending cycle, are among the top of the holiday season watch list for portfolio manager Eric Clark of Rational Dynamic Brands Fund. Conw
From a denim plant in rural Georgia to a San Diego headphone maker, nagging uncertainty over when President Donald Trump's trade wars might end, if ever, is confounding many U.S. manufacturers.
Beans from small Kenyan farms end up in speciality coffees from Berlin to San Francisco. But low prices, rising temperatures, and erratic rainfall are pushing farmers to the brink of collapse.