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U.S. Commerce launches national security probe into uranium imports

The Commerce Department has started an investigation into the impact of uranium imports on USA national security, a move that could result in tariffs and add an...


Walmart and Microsoft team up in potential challenge to Amazon

Retail giant Walmart Inc said on Tuesday it entered into a strategic partnership with Microsoft Corp for wider use of cloud and artificial intelligence techn...


Florida teen with peanut allergy dies after eating Chips Ahoy cookie

She saw the red packaging and thought she was munching a safe, Chewy Chips Ahoy! When the re-sealable opening is rolled back and stuck open, you can not see the...


Deutsche Bank earnings beat analyst forecasts as profits bounce back in Q2

The corporate and investment bank seems to have accounted for the lion's share of that beat, but revenue at the unit included a 100 million-euro gain on an asse...


Farnborough 2018: Boeing, Airbus rack up orders as giant airshow opens

The order was announced at the Farnborough Air Show . "Our aerospace business thrives on free and open global trade and we're hopeful we're going to find solut...


Flynas 'Best Low-Cost Airline in the Middle East' anew

The Singapore-based airline was presented with the award on Tuesday at a ceremony in London. The awards tend to favour the bigger airlines but are seen as a use...


India, Iran looking at European assurances on U.S. sanctions

US sanctions against Iran are likely to be raised in his talks on the sidelines of the event. The U.S. has rejected requests from a group of ministers from ...


European Union and Japan to sign historic trade deal

The agreement is now awaiting ratification by the European Parliament and the Japanese Diet following which it could enter into force in 2019, the European Comm...


Amazon's Jeff Bezos beats Bill Gates in new rich list

As Amazon marked its "Prime Day" with price cuts across a range of products, founder and chief executive saw his net worth hit new peaks, increasing his lea...


Papa John's John Schnatter denies being racist

John Schnatter and his legal team sent letters to the Papa Johns Board of Directors in the wake of Schnatter's resignation from the board. Schnatter alleged i...


European Union strikes free trade deal with Japan amid rising United States protectionism

Japan and the EU account for about a third of global GDP and their trade relationship has room to grow, according to EU officials, who expect the deal to boost ...


Defence minister resigns as crucial Brexit vote clears Commons

The customs bill (officially known as the Brexit-linked Taxation (Cross-border Trade) Bill) cleared the Commons after MPs gave it a third reading by 318 votes t...


EU, Japan sign trade deal in 'message against protectionism'

Abe, standing alongside the two European Union officials, said the agreement, "shows the world the unshaken political will of Japan and the European Union to le...


Hundreds of jobs to go as Poundworld swings the axe on…

The closure of these 80 stores will be phased from Friday 20 July to Sunday 22 July, reducing the number of open stores to 230. 'We would like to thank all th...


International Monetary Fund warns trade tensions could disrupt global growth

The global economy is still expected to grow at a solid pace this year, but worsening trade confrontations pose serious risks to the outlook, the International ...


Netflix shares dive as subscriber growth falls short

Internationally, the company added 4.47 million new subscribers, short of its guidance for 5 million. While it's one thing for Netflix to fall short of Wall S...


Amazon is down for some users and HAPPY PRIME DAY

Amazon Prime Day deals are only available for today, or while stocks last. Here are some tips for cashing in on the Amazon holiday. Prime Members will ge...


Apple India's three top executives, including sales and distribution heads, quit

Bloomberg's sources indicated Apple has had problems making business relationships with local carriers, and that it had "had difficulties understanding the cou...


CVS apologizes after Chicago manager calls cops on black customer over coupon

According to his aldermanic campaign website, he was a state delegate for President Donald Trump in the 2016 election and is president of the Log Cabin Repu...


Netflix subscription numbers disappoint, stock plunges

For Q3, it projects 650,000 net adds in the US and 4.35 million overseas. As a reminder, the quarterly guidance we provide is our actual internal forecast at ...