Trump-Xi meeting unlikely to resolve trade differences, could lead to more talks: media

  06/20/2019 01:02 AM
Upcoming trade talks between the leaders of China and the United States are unlikely to immediately resolve major disagreements between the two sides but could start a new phase in negotiations, Chinese state media said on Thursday.

  Data 'R' Us: Alibaba, seek to lock in merchant loyalty with new services

  06/20/2019 12:19 AM
In China, the sales maxim of 'know your customer' is being taken to new lengths.

  China's premier tells foreign CEOs China will commit to reform, opening up

  06/20/2019 12:00 AM
China will maintain its long-standing commitment to reform and opening up, Premier Li Keqiang told a group of visiting foreign chief executives on Thursday, adding that restrictions on access will be relaxed in more areas of the economy.

  Stocks rally, bond yields plunge as Fed fuels rate cut hopes

  06/19/2019 11:25 PM
A gauge of global stock markets rose on Thursday while the dollar dropped and global bond yields plunged, with the 10-year U.S. yield falling below two percent, after the Federal Reserve signaled possible interest rate cuts later this year.

  Delta Air not expecting flight cancellations as result of tech issue

  06/19/2019 10:24 PM
Delta Air Lines Inc said it was not expecting flight cancellations as a result of a technical glitch that had affected booking, check-in and boarding services.

  Fed sees case building for interest rate cuts this year

  06/19/2019 09:56 PM

  Trump believes he has authority to demote Fed's Powell: Bloomberg

  06/19/2019 09:56 PM

  Under-30s 'spend less than same age group in 2001'

  06/19/2019 09:56 PM
Millennials are spending less on "fun" than the same age group did in 2001, a report suggests.

  Exclusive: T-Mobile prepares for Boost auction if Dish Network talks stall - sources

  06/19/2019 09:50 PM
T-Mobile US Inc is preparing an alternative plan if a deal to sell wireless assets to Dish Network Corp falls through, according to two sources familiar with the matter.

  Facebook called before Senate panel over digital currency project

  06/19/2019 09:48 PM
Facebook Inc's plans to create a global cryptocurrency will face scrutiny from the U.S. Senate Banking Committee on July 16, the latest sign that policymakers around the globe are casting a wary eye on the project.

  Senior U.S.-China trade negotiators to confer before Trump-Xi G20 meeting

  06/19/2019 09:01 PM

  Oil prices rise as U.S. stockpiles drop, OPEC agrees meeting date

  06/19/2019 08:56 PM
Oil prices rose over 1 percent on Thursday as official data showed U.S. crude stocks fell more than expected and as OPEC and other producers finally agreed a date for a meeting to discuss output cuts.

  Hydrogen trains: Are these the eco-friendly trains of the future?

  06/19/2019 07:16 PM
With zero emissions and water as a by-product, Tom Burridge was on board one of the test runs.

  Worth billions but making no profit?

  06/19/2019 07:14 PM
Here's how it works.

  Airbus seals deals with big buyers, following Boeing's MAX sale

  06/19/2019 07:10 PM
Airbus sealed deals with big buyers for its latest passenger jet at the Paris Airshow on Wednesday, battling back a day after a surprise order by British Airways' owner for rival Boeing's grounded 737 MAX jet.

  All aboard Britain’s first hydrogen train

  06/19/2019 07:08 PM
Britain is looking to become one of the next countries to start running hydrogen-powered trains.

  Boohoo's recycled clothes 'will not solve fast fashion waste'

  06/19/2019 07:03 PM
The fast fashion retailer is trying to be more sustainable, but some are sceptical.

  Brexit: Philip Hammond to warn war chest may disappear

  06/19/2019 06:42 PM
The chancellor will say billions he has set aside may be "soaked up" if the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

  Oracle rises on strong quarterly forecast driven by licenses, cloud services

  06/19/2019 06:27 PM

  Dell, HP, Microsoft, Intel oppose proposed tariffs on laptops, tablets

  06/19/2019 06:20 PM
Dell Technologies Inc, HP Inc, Microsoft Corp and Intel Corp on Wednesday opposed U.S. President Donald Trump's proposal to include laptop computers and tablets among the Chinese goods targeted for tariffs.

  What changed for the Fed in seven weeks? Trade risks top the list

  06/19/2019 06:05 PM
On May 1, the Federal Reserve viewed the American economy as having a solid footing and risks to the outlook were muted.

  Factbox: What is Slack?

  06/19/2019 05:41 PM
Slack Technologies Inc, whose instant messaging app has taken workplaces by storm, is scheduled to go public via a direct listing on June 20, instead of the more popular initial public offering route.

  Slack reference price for direct listing set at $26/share

  06/19/2019 05:41 PM
The New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday set the reference price for Slack Technologies Inc's direct listing at $26 per share.

  U.S. bond market's inflation gauges rise as Fed hints at rate cuts

  06/19/2019 05:34 PM
The U.S. bond market's gauges of investors' inflation views climbed on Wednesday as the Federal Reserve signaled it may lower interest rates later this year to counter slowing global growth and sluggish domestic inflation.

  Papa John's to invest $80 million in marketing, U.S. franchisees

  06/19/2019 05:31 PM
Papa John's International Inc, which has been struggling to boost sales, said on Wednesday it would spend $80 million to boost its brand image and support its franchisees in the United States from the third quarter of fiscal year 2019.

  DoubleLine's Gundlach says Fed's 'pivot' is following bond market's lead

  06/19/2019 05:28 PM
Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive of DoubleLine Capital and the most widely followed bond investor, said the Federal Reserve's dovish turn in its policy statement on Wednesday took its lead from the bond market.

  US Fed opens door to interest rate cut after Trump criticism

  06/19/2019 04:19 PM
The Federal Reserve says the economic outlook could force an interest rate cut - something Donald Trump wants.

  Boeing crashes: Pilot 'Sully' knows of desperate fight for life

  06/19/2019 03:47 PM
A pilot whose story became a Hollywood film knows the panic that faced crews on Boeing's doomed aircraft.

  Harley-Davidson will build motorcycles in China at the risk of angering Trump

  06/19/2019 11:16 AM
Preview American motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson said on Wednesday it is teaming up with China’s Qianjiang Motorcycle to make a new smaller motorcycle than its trademark ‘big hogs’.
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  Tesco mulls high-end 'Finest' convenience stores

  06/19/2019 10:34 AM
The supermarket's plan rattles upmarket rival brands, sending their shares lower.

  Are India & the US headed for a full-blown trade war? RT’s Boom Bust finds out

  06/19/2019 09:24 AM
Preview Asia’s second largest nation, India, has recently raised tariffs on US goods in response to Washington ending trade privileges for the country.
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  Adidas' three stripes not recognizable enough for trademark rules EU court

  06/19/2019 08:07 AM
Preview The General Court of the European Union ruled on Wednesday that Adidas’ three-stripe branding was invalid as a trademark as it lacked a distinctive character.
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  Flats out of fashion with first-time buyers

  06/19/2019 07:44 AM
First-time buyers are keen to jump straight to a house, leading to cheaper apartment prices, experts say.

  Facebook urged to pause Libra crypto-currency project

  06/19/2019 06:51 AM
A US lawmaker asks Facebook to wait before launching its digital currency, hours after it was announced.

  Fast fashion: Should we change how we think about clothes?

  06/19/2019 06:47 AM
Buying "fast fashion" is harming the environment so what can we do to limit its effects?

  Would you call this a vegetable tube?

  06/19/2019 06:13 AM
Why some people aren't happy that words like 'burger' and 'sausage' are being used to describe vegan products.

  Pot calling the kettle black? Trump accuses European Central Bank of manipulating the euro

  06/19/2019 05:40 AM
Preview US President Donald Trump on Tuesday took a shot at ECB head Mario Draghi, who said Europe may be in line for more stimulus money – a move which would weaken the euro against the dollar.
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  ‘Dollar becoming toxic’, more nations searching for alternatives – Russia’s foreign intel chief

  06/19/2019 05:02 AM
Preview The use of the US dollar presents risks and more nations are looking into finding alternative tools for doing business, according to the director of the Russian Foreign Intelligence Service, Sergey Naryshkin.
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  Premier Inns sees sales slide again

  06/19/2019 04:23 AM
The UK's largest hotel operator blames "weak trading conditions" for a fall in demand for its rooms.

  HK billionaire to pay $14m in tuition fees for Chinese students

  06/19/2019 04:21 AM
Li Ka-Shing has pledged to pay tuition fees for a group of Chinese students through his foundation.

  US-China trade war: Officials to resume talks before G20

  06/18/2019 11:21 PM
Mr Trump says he will have an "extended meeting" with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G20 next week.

  Should we dislike the 'Like' button?

  06/18/2019 07:18 PM
Social media companies know approval can be addictive, so how should we manage the compulsion to be liked?

  I'm in work 'but still struggling to get by'

  06/18/2019 07:00 PM
Poverty among those who are working has risen, but many more people are now in work, research indicates.

  Boeing 737 Max: BA-owner IAG signs deal to buy 200 planes

  06/18/2019 01:38 PM
Airline group IAG says it has "every confidence" in Boeing as it signs a letter of intent to buy 200 planes.

  Boeing gets ZERO orders first day at Le Bourget as European rival Airbus steals Paris Air Show

  06/18/2019 09:56 AM

  Trump told you so! Boeing says it’s open to changing the name of its troubled 737 MAX jet

  06/18/2019 06:39 AM

  Till debt do us part: Russia’s holdings of US Treasuries plunge to 12-year low

  06/18/2019 05:16 AM
Preview Foreign investors led by Russia accelerated the reduction of US debt securities in April, decreasing their holdings of Treasury bills by $29.5 billion, data released by the US Treasury Department shows.
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  Cheddar to the rescue? UK company uses cheese to power 4,000 homes

  06/18/2019 04:21 AM
Preview A UK dairy in Yorkshire has signed an agreement with a local biogas plant to supply it with a by-product of cheese-making that would be turned into thermal power to heat homes in the area.
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  Inside Heathrow's high-tech baggage system

  06/17/2019 07:30 PM
Heathrow's luggage system handles 180,000 items per day. Tom Burridge takes a look inside.

  The factory making shoes out of plastic bottles

  06/17/2019 07:17 PM
This Adidas factory in India makes shoes and clothes out of polyester from recycled plastic bottles.

  How a struggling airline went soaring through the cloud

  06/17/2019 07:02 PM
In a "David and Goliath" battle of the skies, the small airline used tech to punch above its weight.

  Putin orders simplified e-visa for foreigners visiting Russia

  06/17/2019 09:58 AM
Preview Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed an order to ensure the introduction of an electronic single-entry visa from 2021 for foreigners visiting Russia.
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  UK-listed firms become 1st foreigners to sell stocks in mainland China

  06/17/2019 09:49 AM
Preview A new stock exchange connection between Britain and China launched on Monday, which will see UK-listed companies become the first foreign firms permitted to list stocks in mainland China.
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  Russian aviation makes return to Paris Air Show after 5-year hiatus

  06/17/2019 07:06 AM
Preview Russia’s aircraft manufacturers are taking part in the 2019 Paris Air Show which kicked off on Monday at Le Bourget airport. Russia has not participated in the show since 2014 due to Western sanctions.
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  Russia pushes back against America’s expensive ‘Freedom Gas’

  06/17/2019 04:24 AM
Preview So far this year, Russia has been flooding the European markets with an oversupply of natural gas despite the fact that the glut is pushing natural gas prices lower.
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  US tech giants are losing billions, quietly lobby to ease Huawei ban – report

  06/17/2019 12:48 AM

  China to roll out new rare earths policy ‘as soon as possible’

  06/17/2019 12:34 AM
Preview Amid the ongoing trade war with the US, the Chinese development and reform commission is currently developing new state policies on rare earth metals, and intends to make them public as soon as possible.
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  CEO Secrets: My clubs aren't 'pale, stale and male'

  06/16/2019 07:06 PM
Entrepreneur Ronald Ndoro talks about his vision for private members' clubs in the 21st century.

  'I just got fed up with the sexism. It was everywhere'

  06/16/2019 07:04 PM
How Dame Stephanie Shirley went from child refugee to computer industry and women's rights pioneer.

  No hard stuff: London Metal Exchange bans traders from boozing during work hours

  06/16/2019 10:46 AM

  Russia builds dozens of airports while Berlin’s Brandenburg still unfinished after 13 years (PHOTOS)

  06/16/2019 07:30 AM

  Beware! Two ‘black swans’ may come out of nowhere & kill stocks this summer, experts warn

  06/16/2019 04:21 AM
Preview The aftermath of the spiraling US-China trade war tariffs could be a “clear and present danger” to the markets, according to Barry Knapp, managing partner of Ironsides Macroeconomics.
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  All decked out: Russia’s shipbuilding major unveils its plans for Arctic cruise liners

  06/16/2019 01:38 AM
Preview United Shipbuilding Corporation, a state-run Russian holding company, has revealed design-projects for several cruise ships, aimed at transporting travelers through the waters of the Russian Arctic.
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  Foreign banks willing to join Russia’s alternative to SWIFT

  06/15/2019 10:53 AM

  Spain rolls out 5G network using Huawei gear despite US blacklisting Chinese tech giant

  06/15/2019 09:04 AM

  Turning away from the dollar: Russia & EU keen on switching to national currencies for mutual trade

  06/15/2019 05:31 AM

  Paris Airshow: Difficult decisions for Boeing lie ahead

  06/14/2019 04:14 PM
At the Paris Airshow, Boeing faces some difficult choices following the fatal 737 Max crashes.

  India may slap retaliatory tariffs on American goods ahead of Pompeo’s visit next week

  06/14/2019 11:01 AM
Preview New Delhi is preparing to respond against unfriendly US trade policies directed at it, by hiking levies on 29 American goods, in all worth up to $290 million, Indian media has reported, citing its sources.
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  Tehran offers economic privileges for SCO member states

  06/14/2019 10:49 AM
Preview Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Friday that his country is ready to provide incentives for economic activity to the member states of the SCO (Shanghai Cooperation Organization).
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  Surprise! Biggest investor in the Russian economy is… the United States

  06/14/2019 07:09 AM
Preview US investment in Russia was 13 times bigger than official numbers show, statistics released by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) have revealed.
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  Axing America’s Android: Huawei files to trademark own mobile operating system worldwide

  06/14/2019 06:42 AM

  Connecting Russia: First railroad span across Crimean Bridge complete

  06/14/2019 06:12 AM
Preview The bridge linking the Crimean Peninsula with mainland Russia has had its first railroad line completed. The first train is expected to cross the newly built Crimean Bridge later this year.
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  The super-tough drones and robots going where we can't

  06/13/2019 07:12 PM
How do you build unmanned vehicles that can withstand extreme temperatures, pressures and terrains?

  Putin invites Indian PM Modi to be ‘main guest’ at Russia’s Eastern Economic Forum

  06/13/2019 11:10 AM
Preview Russian President Vladimir Putin has invited recently re-elected Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to attend the Eastern Economic Forum, which takes place in Vladivostok in September.
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  Russia’s gold & foreign exchange reserves exceed $500 billion

  06/13/2019 10:43 AM
Preview The Central Bank of Russia (CBR) reported Thursday that the country’s international reserves amounted to $502.7 billion last week, thus exceeding the target level set by the regulator.
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  Western oil supplies could be jeopardized if Strait of Hormuz becomes unsafe, tanker union claims

  06/13/2019 08:34 AM

  China ‘precipitously’ slashing US investment & redirecting it to Silk Road project – RT’s Boom Bust

  06/13/2019 07:24 AM
Preview Chinese overseas direct investment has fallen precipitously in the last four years, John Quelch, dean of the University of Miami Business School has told Boom Bust.
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  Trump considering sanctions against Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline to ‘protect Germany from Russia’

  06/13/2019 05:50 AM
Preview US president Donald Trump says he is considering slapping sanctions on Russia’s Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline project, insisting that the US has a much “better” alternative for Europe.
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  Russia bringing back the gold standard may kill US dollar & solve main problem of cryptocurrencies

  06/13/2019 05:33 AM
Preview The Central Bank of Russia (CBR) is studying a proposal to create a gold-backed cryptocurrency, which could be used for cross-border settlements with other countries.
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  Russia stays clear of US-China trade war… but roots for ‘strategic partner’ – Putin

  06/13/2019 03:44 AM

  When Pepsi was swapped for Soviet warships

  06/12/2019 07:12 PM
For some countries bartering has long been a vital part of how they trade overseas.

  Tehran aiming for oil-free economy amid US ‘economic war’ – Iranian FM

  06/12/2019 11:05 AM

  Huawei teams up with automakers to launch self-driving cars – report

  06/12/2019 08:17 AM
Preview One of the world’s largest telecom companies, Huawei, may launch self-driving vehicles as early as 2021 together with partners in China and beyond, a Huawei representative has revealed to the Financial Times (FT).
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  Flying taxis are set to buzz through the skies of Melbourne, Australia

  06/12/2019 04:33 AM

  A new trend in the Middle East? Oman taxes energy drinks as oil income falls

  06/12/2019 03:42 AM

  The man who helped feed the world

  06/11/2019 07:11 PM
The crops developed by Norman Borlaug have saved millions of people from starvation.

  China asks India to team up to ward off US ‘bullying’ trade practices

  06/11/2019 10:49 AM

  Make America whine again: Trump threatens French wine with tariffs

  06/11/2019 10:34 AM
Preview US President Donald Trump has once again accused France of creating trade barriers to US wine exports. He promised that he would work to open the European market to ‘great’ American wine.
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  Gold is always shiny but US dollar is a ‘hyperinflated bubble’ ready to pop – RT’s Keiser Report

  06/11/2019 08:51 AM
Preview Malaysian Prime Minister Dr. Mahathir Mohamad proposed a gold-backed currency as a unit of account for trade between East Asian nations. Today's currency trading is manipulative, he said.
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  Huawei looks to Russian technology to replace Google’s Android on its smartphones

  06/11/2019 07:03 AM
Preview After Google cut Huawei off its Android operating system, the Chinese telecom giant is seeking alternatives to keep its smartphones working. A viable option has reportedly been found in Russia.
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  No US, no problem! Russia-China trade set to double & reach $200 billion soon

  06/11/2019 05:45 AM
Preview The trade volume between Russia and China is expected to continue to accelerate and reach new heights, doubling the current record level of $108 billion, the Russian economy ministry says.
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  Oil could still drop to $30 per barrel, Russian energy minister warns

  06/11/2019 04:25 AM

  ‘Unacceptable!’ Trump demands India reduce Harley tariffs to ZERO, says friend Modi ‘working on it’

  06/11/2019 12:06 AM

  How to cope with email overload

  06/10/2019 07:24 PM
It might be inefficient but we still use email, despite the emergence of rival systems.

  Bullion the bully: Beijing answers Trump’s tariffs with massive gold-buying spree

  06/10/2019 10:57 AM
Preview China’s vast gold stockpile saw another boost in May, marking an ongoing increase for a sixth straight month, according to the latest data published by the People’s Bank of China.
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  You're coming! Trump threatens China with immediate tariffs if Xi Jinping does not attend G20

  06/10/2019 10:44 AM
Preview US President Donald Trump said on Monday that China will make a deal with the United States “because they’re going to have to.” China has lost trillions of dollars since he was elected president, added Trump.
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  Asian markets cheer up as China’s 200% trade surplus defies effects of trade spat with US

  06/10/2019 07:38 AM
Preview Exceeding all the analysts expectations, exports of goods from China saw a dramatic surge in May as Chinese trade activity demonstrated stiff resistance against the ongoing trade battle with Washington.
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  India calls out Britain for continuing to harbor its financial criminals

  06/10/2019 07:28 AM
Preview Several countries, including the United Kingdom, have been offering safe havens to economic offenders from India “through investment-based schemes,” according to India’s finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
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  Final warning? China’s rare earths exports fall as trade war with US escalates

  06/10/2019 06:27 AM

  Russia calls the shots in a fractured OPEC

  06/10/2019 04:52 AM
Preview Russia and most OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries) members are at odds about the ideal price for a barrel of oil and this could seriously affect the terms of a possible extension of the deal.
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  'My allergies drove me to create my beauty firm'

  06/09/2019 07:14 PM
Skin Inc founder Sabrina Tan says "insanity with a purpose" drove her to launch beauty firm.

  Oil just had its worst run since 2008

  06/09/2019 11:32 AM
Preview Oil has entered a bear market as fears of an economic downturn mount. The fundamentals look much tighter than the swoon might suggest, but the supply and demand picture is also beginning to look more negative.
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  World's corporate giants project $1 trillion damage costs over global warming

  06/09/2019 05:39 AM
Preview Widely-debated climate change may cost the world’s biggest corporations nearly $1 trillion, according to the latest survey data from 215 listed firms, ranging from Apple and Microsoft to Nestle and UBS.
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  Moscow could enter Europe’s top 10 most attractive tourism destinations by 2025

  06/09/2019 02:07 AM

  Saudis: OPEC close to extending output cut deal

  06/08/2019 01:57 PM

  Global trade heading for worst year since financial crisis – ING

  06/08/2019 06:12 AM
Preview World trade is on course for its worst year since the financial crisis, with only 0.3 percent growth anticipated in 2019, according to Dutch bank ING.
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  Adidas, Nike & Uniqlo want to produce shoes and apparel here – Russian trade ministry

  06/08/2019 01:27 AM
Preview Global clothing manufacturers Nike, Adidas and Uniqlo are expressing strong interest in locating their production lines in Russia, according to Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Viktor Yevtukhov.
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  Trade war between United States & China is senseless, Antigua and Barbuda PM says

  06/07/2019 10:29 AM

  US attempt to push Huawei from global market is the first sign of looming tech war - Putin

  06/07/2019 09:01 AM
Preview Russian President Vladimir Putin said US efforts to push Chinese tech giant Huawei out of the global market might be a sign that a new technological war is coming.
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  Global trust in the US dollar is falling – Putin

  06/07/2019 07:58 AM

  Russia to double global food exports, ready to replace US agricultural products in China

  06/07/2019 07:39 AM
Preview Russian agricultural exports will continue to grow and are expected to reach $45 billion within the next five years, according to Agriculture Minister Dmitry Patrushev.
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  Russia to launch Nord Stream 2 despite Danish hurdles & US threats to derail project

  06/07/2019 07:35 AM
Preview Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said Denmark would eventually provide the necessary permits for completing the gas pipeline from Russia to Europe despite aggressive US attempts to block the project.
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  Russia & China have a 'strategic alliance that makes sense' – Russian sovereign wealth fund chief

  06/07/2019 05:36 AM

  Russian economy strong & resilient thanks to Western sanctions – former French presidential envoy

  06/07/2019 05:13 AM

  Trump’s sanctions failed to stop surge of Russia-US trade turnover – Putin

  06/06/2019 10:52 AM
Preview Trade between Russia and the US soared despite Washington’s economic sanctions against Moscow, Russian President Vladimir Putin has said, on the sidelines of the St. Petersburg Economic Forum.
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  Trade war battlefield: US desperately searches for rare earth metals as China hints at export ban

  06/06/2019 09:40 AM
Preview The US Department of Defense is exploring opportunities to purchase rare earth metals, vital for the country’s weapons industry, from African countries after ominous reports that China may cut the supply chain.
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  America's ‘Golden Age’ can turn into energy colonialism for rest of the world – Rosneft boss

  06/06/2019 08:10 AM
Preview Energy consumers are already hostage to US political games as Washington uses energy as a weapon, Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin said, rejecting US claims that Russia uses its natural resources to control others.
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  Russia to set up oil deposits cluster to tap huge Arctic energy reserves

  06/06/2019 07:51 AM
Preview Russia’s oil major Rosneft said it will start developing a cluster of oil fields in the Arctic region, which is believed to hold some of the world’s largest remaining untapped oil and gas reserves.
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  Turning its back on greenback: Russia slashes share of US dollar in international reserves

  06/06/2019 06:57 AM
Preview The Central Bank of Russia continues to work on diversifying its foreign exchange reserves, and is gradually moving away from the US dollar, the head of the regulator Elvira Nabiullina says.
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  Russia may soon become transit country for goods between Europe & Asia

  06/06/2019 05:16 AM
Preview The strengthening cooperation between the member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) allows Russia to proceed with transit opportunities between Asia and Europe.
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  Trump threatens to expand tariffs on China by another $300 billion

  06/06/2019 03:30 AM

  Dollar dump? Russia & China agree to bilateral trade in national currencies during Putin-Xi meeting

  06/05/2019 11:38 AM
Preview Russia and China took another step away from the US dollar after the two countries agreed to develop bilateral trade using the ruble and the yuan.
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  Major Chinese automaker Great Wall launches full-scale assembly plant in Russia

  06/05/2019 10:03 AM
Preview One of China’s top car manufacturers, Great Wall Motors (GWM), has opened a new plant for the full assembly of its Haval brand vehicles in Russia’s western region of Tula.
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  Russian economic growth hit 6-year high in 2018 despite sanctions – World Bank

  06/05/2019 09:16 AM
Preview Tightening Western economic sanctions and market pressure did not stop the Russian economy from reaching record growth last year, according to the World Bank report on global economic prospects.
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  Are cryptocurrencies world’s new safe havens amid US-China trade war? Boom Bust has the answer…

  06/05/2019 07:47 AM
Preview The trade war between two economic giants, China and the United States, has benefited the cryptomarket as investors are increasingly seeking shelter for their cash.
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  Oil prices drop as demand concerns rise over US-China trade war risks

  06/05/2019 05:31 AM

  Russia & China to ink dozens of deals during St. Petersburg Economic Forum

  06/05/2019 05:17 AM

  Deutsche Bank confiscates 20 tons of Venezuelan gold after default on swap agreement

  06/05/2019 04:57 AM
Preview Germany’s biggest lender, Deutsche Bank, has taken control of 20 tons of gold belonging to Venezuela as collateral after Caracas defaulted on a gold swap agreement valued at US$750 million.
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  Sanctions show US has a ‘burning interest’ in Venezuela’s energy resources – Rosneft CEO

  06/04/2019 10:57 AM

  Trump urges May to ‘stick around’ to finalize ‘very substantial’ US-UK trade deal

  06/04/2019 10:44 AM
Preview US President Donald Trump, who is in Britain on a state visit, said he believes the United Kingdom could secure a very substantial and fair trade deal with the United States after Brexit.
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  Coca-Cola, Boeing among US companies to attend Russia’s St. Petersburg Economic Forum

  06/04/2019 08:44 AM
Preview Major US companies will take part in the annual business forum in St Petersburg despite a boycott by the official US delegation, the head of the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Russia has revealed.
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  Keeping out the trash? RT’s Keiser Report checks one of the biggest wars & it’s not about garbage

  06/04/2019 07:30 AM
Preview While trash wars around the world are escalating, with the Philippines-Canada spat as the latest example, something no less intense is happening in the United States.
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  India may retaliate against US after Trump yanks country’s preferential trade status

  06/04/2019 07:25 AM
Preview Indian authorities are mulling reciprocal measures to counter Washington’s unfriendly move to deprive the country of preferential trade status with the US, according to the chairman of India’s trade body.
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  Chinese businesses consider moving production to Russia as trade war with US escalates

  06/04/2019 06:28 AM
Preview Small and medium-sized enterprises in China, under pressure from Washington’s trade war, are studying the possibility of moving production to Russia.
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  Apple shares down after report reveals planned DOJ antitrust probe

  06/03/2019 02:19 PM
Preview Apple shares took a hit after it was reported that the US Justice Department planned to investigate the company for “anti-competitive behavior,” part of a broader antitrust probe looking at big tech firms.
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  India’s manufacturing sector revving up as firms kick it into gear amid accelerating demand

  06/03/2019 10:58 AM
Preview May saw the strongest improvement in the health of India’s industrial sector in three consecutive months. The growth was driven by a significant upturn in demand for consumer goods.
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  Kremlin wants to see detained US investor Calvey at Russia’s St. Petersburg Economic Forum

  06/03/2019 10:51 AM

  Chinese tech titan Huawei buys Russian facial recognition technology

  06/03/2019 07:36 AM
Preview Chinese telecom giant Huawei has purchased the intellectual property rights to facial recognition systems designed by a Russian developer and manufacturer of high-tech security technology.
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  Global recession within less than a year if Trump escalates trade war – Morgan Stanley

  06/03/2019 06:22 AM

  'Cutting off oil supplies to China is equal to a declaration of war' - analyst

  06/03/2019 04:32 AM

  ‘Shipping freedom & opportunity abroad!’ Trump amplifies bizarre LNG sales pitch

  06/02/2019 11:15 PM

  Patriotic tourism: Chinese holiday makers snub US destinations as trade war simmers

  06/02/2019 06:25 AM
Preview The number of US-bound Chinese tourists, coveted for their huge spending power, has fallen for the first time in 15 years, dropping nearly 10 percent last year, compared to 2017.
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  Unique, massive emerald crystal discovered in Russian Urals (PHOTOS)

  06/02/2019 01:22 AM

  India refuses to compromise on ‘national interests’ for US trade benefits

  06/01/2019 10:56 PM

  Why Trump won't use his ultimate oil weapon

  06/01/2019 10:52 AM
Preview There is neither need nor desire on the part of the White House to use oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) to keep a lid on prices, and from a strategic point of view, this is the right decision.
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  Russia to launch first train to Arctic region for foreign tourists

  06/01/2019 02:26 AM
Preview The first charter train to Russia's Arctic region will set off with more than 90 tourists from St. Petersburg on June 5, said the press-service of the Far East Investment and Export agency.
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  Trump slashes India’s trade benefits, demands ‘reasonable access’ to markets

  05/31/2019 11:48 PM
Preview Slamming India for its refusal to provide American companies with unlimited access to its markets, President Trump has announced that New Delhi is set to lose its preferential trade status with the US next week.
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  China’s retaliatory tariffs on $60bn of US products kick in

  05/31/2019 10:46 PM

  Trade war could trigger ‘global financial crisis,’ says ex-China central bank chief

  05/31/2019 10:44 AM

  Tit-for-tat: Beijing to draft ‘blacklist’ of foreign companies harming interests of Chinese firms

  05/31/2019 09:24 AM

  Retirement contribution limits will rise in 2019

  11/01/2018 04:50 PM
Good news retirement savers: The Internal Revenue Service announced cost of living increases to the contribution limits for retirement-related plans in 2019.