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China Bans Sale, Import of Most iPhones in Qualcomm Fight

The ruling occurred on November 30 , but Qualcomm announced the ruling today. The result? Apple must cease Chinese sales of the following iPhone models: ...


Prosecutors indict Nissan's former chairman for underreporting pay

Former Nissan representative director and Ghosn's close aid Greg Kelly was also indicted , it said . A commission official said Monday that Nissan, Ghosn ...


‘Baseless, incorrect’: RBI denies reports about Viral Acharya's resignation

It has been my privilege and honour to serve in the Reserve Bank of India in various capacities over the years, ' a statement by Patel read. The support and h...


Unemployment rate in southern Alberta below 4 per cent

Employment is up by 219,000 (1.2%) over the last 12 months, with total hours worked up more than 2% over the same period. Sixteen thousand jobs were added in ...


Uber files for IPO, just days after ride-hailing rival Lyft

In the case of an IPO , Uber's valuation will touch a whooping $120 billion. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that ride-hailing services do not pay...


OPEC to slash output by 1.2mn bpd; Iran exempted

Members of the Organization of countries-exporters of oil (OPEC) today, December 6, came to preliminary agreement on the reduction of oil production. Hedge fu...


Freezing rain, sleet, heavy snow possible outside Lexington | Lexington Herald Leader

Major snow and ice will cause travel impacts across a widespread area.Ice accumulations could cause power outages and tree damage. The storm already has k...


Fiat Chrysler to add second Jeep assembly plant in Detroit

Looking at Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Reuters. Getting the trading period increased to 200 days, the stock price was seen at $19.17 on avera...


United States employment report seen calming fears over economy

The unemployment rate was unchanged at near a 49-year low of 3.7 percent as 133,000 people entered the labor force. Small business job creation inched up ...


French police fire tear gas in Paris to halt angry protests

The violence appeared to have been caused by a mix of radicalized Yellow Vests , as well as unaffiliated anarchists and youths from Paris suburbs. French ...


Altria to marry pot with big tobacco in $1.8 billion Cronos deal

Altria Group Inc., the maker of Marlboro cigarettes, has struck a deal to buy a large stake in Cronos Group Inc ., a cannabis grower in Toronto. The deal gi...


China and the USA agree not to impose new additional tariffs

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his US counterpart Donald Trump recently held a meeting at a working dinner in Buenos Aires, reaching important consensus and...


China-US Ceasefire Paves Way For New LNG Projects

Trump jolted auto stocks by announcing late Sunday that a deal had been reached, following his dinner with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday at the Gro...


United States markets sink on worries over slowing growth, trade truce outcome

The S&P 500 decreased 90.31 points, or 3.24 per cent, to 2,700.06, Xinhua reported. The Nasdaq composite lost 226 points, or 3 per cent, to 7,217. On the ot...


Lifeline for May as MPs table amendment giving Commons backstop trigger role

The adjustment would mean Parliament would have to approve a decision to trigger the backstop arrangement or extend the transition period beyond December 2020...


China Demands Release of Telecom Executive Arrested in Canada

How do USA authorities arrange arrests in foreign countries? Global markets have plummeted - and Australian shares are expected to follow - after a fresh twis...


China and HK shares slump, tech leads losses after Huawei CFO arrest

Huawei released a statement as well, saying it had "been provided very little information regarding the charges and is not aware of any wrongdoing", reporte...


Huawei executive arrested by Canadian officials at U.S. request

Reuters was unable to determine the precise nature of the violations. Meng was detained in Vancouver but is facing potential extradition to the USA, which had ...


Markets dive after ‘Tariff Man’ threat by Donald Trump

During the talks in Buenos Aires, Trump agreed to delay a scheduled escalation in United States tariffs on many Chinese goods, from 10 percent to 25 percent, th...


Oil prices ease in cautious trading ahead of OPEC meeting

Despite the Iranian official's remarks, Kuwait's oil ministry said on its Twitter account on Wednesday that a long-term cooperation agreement is expected to be ...


Yellow Vests leader: Fuel tax moratorium is crumbs, we want the baguette

The 40-year-old leader's score now matches the low recorded by his socialist predecessor François Hollande in late 2013, according to Paris Match. Amid his ...


Shares in Cenovus, Canadian Natural soar on crude production cuts

Western Canada Select crude's discount to USA benchmark West Texas Intermediate oil narrowed on Monday to the tightest since July. Above: Western Canadia...


Huawei CFO arrested in Canada for reportedly violating USA sanctions against Iran

The Canadian Justice Department arrested Wanzhou Meng in Vancouver on Saturday and USA officials want Canada to extradite her, agency representative Ian McLeod ...


Qualcomm-NXP deal: Xi says China open to approving

China and the United States agreed on Saturday to a truce in their trade war following talks between Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Tru...


China grain traders await lower tariffs before United States return

U.S. President Donald Trump , Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, national security adviser John Bolton and Chinese President Xi Jinping attend a working dinner af...