Author: Mansour

Trump: We’ll know in next 3 or 4 weeks about possible China trade deal 0

Trump: We’ll know in next 3 or 4 weeks about possible China trade deal

President Donald Trump said Thursday the U.S. will probably know in the next three or four weeks about a possible trade deal with China. “We’ll have news on China. Probably one way or the...

Chinese premier: Our economy faces ‘new, downward pressure’ 0

Chinese premier: Our economy faces ‘new, downward pressure’

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Friday that the government will remain supportive of the economy in the face of new pressures on growth. “It is true that China’s economy has encountered new, downward pressure,”...

Reports of a possible halt in US-North Korea talks send defense stocks soaring 0

Reports of a possible halt in US-North Korea talks send defense stocks soaring

Defense-related stocks listed in South Korea and Japan surged by more than 20 percent on Friday following reports that North Korea may suspend nuclear talks with the U.S. At the same time, shares of...

The EU moves to reduce palm oil use. Malaysia hits back at ‘politics of protectionism’ 0

The EU moves to reduce palm oil use. Malaysia hits back at ‘politics of protectionism’

The European Commission on Wednesday concluded that palm oil should be phased out from transport fuel due to environmental concerns, sparking a backlash from Malaysia, a top producer of the vegetable oil. That conclusion...

China scrambled to show it’ll change how it treats foreign firms — that may not be enough for Trump 0

China scrambled to show it’ll change how it treats foreign firms — that may not be enough for Trump

Following increasing frustration by foreign businesses about their ability to compete fairly with Chinese companies, the U.S. and China became embroiled in trade tensions last year. Under U.S. President Donald Trump, the rhetoric about...

Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank go public on merger talks 0

Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank go public on merger talks

A merged bank would likely be the third largest in Europe after HSBC and BNP Paribas, with roughly 1.8 trillion euros ($2.04 trillion) in assets, such as loans and investments, and a market value...

China should quickly get out of its huge US trade problem 0

China should quickly get out of its huge US trade problem

First, approach the issue with a sense of urgency it deserves. Promptly begin to diversify Chinese exports away from U.S. markets, and strongly step up purchases of American goods and services to quickly stop...

‘Call of Duty: Mobile’ beta opens soon with classic maps and gameplay 0

‘Call of Duty: Mobile’ beta opens soon with classic maps and gameplay

Late last year Tencent and Activision started testing an Android mobile version of Call of Duty, and today at GDC, announced that the game will start a beta test soon that’s available in regions...