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Boris Johnson delivers stinging resignation speech

May told a meeting of select committee chairpersons that papers detailing a no-deal scenario will be published this fall. Johnson didn't attack May directly -...


Donald Trump 'ready' to impose tariffs on all Chinese goods

Trump told CNBC that he was "not thrilled" with the Fed over rate hikes. "We have been ripped off by China for a long time". "They're picking the wrong...


Microsoft's Cloud Proves It's Worth the Big Price

These results are up 17% year-over-year, and many people will see this as a vindication of CEO Satya Nadella's renewed focus on hardware and cloud services. F...


‘Ready to go’ with $500 billion in tariffs on China

The U.S. has identified a further $200 billion in Chinese goods the U.S. may target for tariffs, for a total of $250 billion. "Donald Trump will be the presiden...


Trump ready to put tariffs on $500 billion of Chinese imports

China imports only $129.9 billion of U.S. goods, which leaves it little room for a tit-for-tat response. "We're down a tremendous amount", Trump said in an in...


Trump slams the Federal Reserve for raising interest rates

Trump said he didn't approve of the hikes, even though he said he "put a very good man in" at the Fed in Powell. Mr Trump said increased rates had resulted i...


US oil inventories increase in week ending July 13

Russian Federation said, that if the oil market needs more oil, the OPEC + coalition will be able to quickly discuss it all together and make all necessary...


Trump criticizes Federal Reserve over interest rate hikes

He added, "No one in the administration has said anything to me that really gives me concern on this front". "But at the same time I'm letting them do what they...


Trump Blasts Powell’s Rate Hikes, Trespassing on Fed’s Independence

Although he does not approve with recent hikes, President Trump followed up by saying he put a "very good man in" at the Fed. Powell has downplayed concerns a...


The employment rate is at a new record high of 75.7%

But he added: "It is important to remember that unemployment remains, by historical standards, at a low rate". Matt Hughes, senior ONS statistician, said: "We...


Trump 'so dissatisfied' with China trade talks, keeping pressure on: Kudlow

China could end USA tariffs "this afternoon by providing a more satisfactory approach" and taking steps that other countries are also calling for, he said. Allo...


United Kingdom interest rate rise in doubt as inflation stays at 2.4%

There had been expectations that the Bank of England would raise interest rates in August. Economists had expected rising petrol prices, following higher oi...


Morrisons in Welwyn Garden City launches quieter hour for autism

This means they see, hear and feel the world differently to other people, often in a more intense way, which can make shopping a real struggle. Trolley and ba...


Gaucho owner on the brink of administration, putting 1,500 jobs at risk

They have become the latest restaurant chains to suffer as consumers change their spending patterns. It is understood that lenders to Gaucho rejected an Equ...


Mastercard Registers Patent to Process Bitcoin Transactions Using Credit Cards

Processing times, now around ten minutes, should be aligned with that of traditional fiat payment transactions which have processing times measured in nanosecon...


Thousands of Leading AI Researchers Sign Pledge Against Lethal Robots

Hundreds of organisations and thousands of techies, including Elon Musk , Demis Hassabis from Google's DeepMind , and the head of the Chocolate Factory's AI...


Airbnb under fire over pricing policy — EU Commission

Airbnb had to either change or remove illegal terms in its terms of service, the commission said . The EU executive said Airbnb should state whether accommod...


US Dollar hits Rs128.50 in interbank market

Dollar since December has registered an increase of over 21 per cent. When the dollar rises up against the rupee, every commodity and service which is paid in...


US pastor denied release in latest trial hearing in Turkey

On March 13th of this year, Turkish prosecutors indicted Pastor Brunson on terrorism and espionage related charges, seeking a sentence of up to 35 years' impr...


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...