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A snarling warning from US President Donald Trump ahead of trade talks with China rattled stock markets on Tuesday, as brewing no-deal Brexit worries also roughed up the pound and Irish bonds again.
For the first time since the Great Recession a decade ago, the US Federal Reserve is poised to cut interest rates, shoring up America’s defenses as the global economy weakens.
European and US stocks climbed on Friday as investors kept a watch on developments at a G20 summit in Japan, where US President Donald Trump and Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping are due to hold key trade talks.
A host of US consumer companies have warned that costs related to tariffs on goods imported from China would weigh on their results. The United States increased tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods to 25% from 10% in May.
New Zealand is known for its exquisite natural beauty. It is a land of snow-capped peaks, beautiful green landscapes and blue rivers. Snow and ice can be found all year round in New Zealand. A mind-blowing 80% of plant life and 70% of animal life here is entirely unique to New Zealand. All this goes to show that the nation prides itself
Ukraine has notched another big victory in its war against Russian aggression: the liberation of the Kherson without a grueling urban battle. Yet that triumph was met with mixed messages from US President Joe Biden’s administration on a very sensitive subject: whether the Ukrainians should begin peace negotiations with Russia.
India’s next parliamentary elections are more than 15 months away. But Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party is already working on a plan to win a third successive term in office in those elections. In Gujarat, Modi’s home state, where it has been in power for a quarter century, the BJP is now involved in an Assembly election
It is a welcome move by the United States of America to help Ukraine restore its electricity as Ukraine is facing a huge electricity problem after a Russian missile struck its power grid a few days back (“US to help Ukraine restore electricity,” Nov.29, Gulf Today website). According to the report, the United States will announce new aid on