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Brexit exports take centre stage in new gov't strategy

Liam Fox has bemoaned the UK's focus on Brexit , saying the country needs to have a less "narrow bandwidth" and look at the wider global picture to boost world...


Trump downplays US-China trade hopes

If approved, the latest proposed round of tariffs on Chinese imports is set to take effect in late September. China hardliners, such as White House adviser ...


US, China raise tariffs in latest round of trade dispute

China has accused the USA of threatening free trade and on Thursday promised to file a new complaint at the World Trade Organization. While the top five tar...


Brent crude stabilises near $72 as economic concerns weigh

Anas Alhajji, an energy economist based in Dallas, Texas, told Xinhua that "Unlike the past, USA weekly crude oil inventories have become extremely sensitive ...


Brexit vote could "in theory" be reversed - EU minister Moscovici

On its side, Britain is due to release this week a set of papers on potential effects of a "no-deal" Brexit . Of the five possible scenarios set out the repo...


Google Pixel 3 XL leak confirms big notch, dual front cameras

The source claims the notch features two cameras and a speaker but it seems more likely this is a single lens camera and a sensor. A listing found for these way...


Orchard Supply Hardware to close all stores, including new location at LBX

Santa Barbara County is home to two OSH stores, one in Goleta at 125 N. Fairview Ave. and another one at 1950 S. Broadway in Santa Maria. All stores will repo...


Australian PM rejects Cabinet resignations as new challenge looms

Turnbull initiated the ballot in the hope of ending speculation that his government had lost faith in him in the face of poor opinion polling. The balloting o...


U.S. Sanctions Russian Ships for North Korea Trade Amid Tensions

Russia conducted worldwide talks on Afghanistan in April previous year, but the United States did not attend, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. "We shouldn't f...


Zuma influence-peddling inquiry opens; judge seeks more witnesses

An earlier report by a watchdog detailed allegations that Zuma helped the Gupta family win preferential contracts with state companies, including huge mining ...


Wall Street ties record rally as S&P 500 hits all-time high

Asian stocks eked out gains on Wednesday, with sentiment boosted by Wall Street's rise. U.S. stocks have been supported this year by strong earnings growth ,...


US President Trump takes aim at Federal Reserve for rates hike

He voted in lockstep with Yellen, who also supported gradual rate hikes in her final years leading the Fed . President Trump is preparing to slap import duti...


US rejects Turkey's offer to release pastor

Nobody was hurt. A person was later detained, Anadolu news agency said. President Tayyip Erdogan has resembled an attack on Turkey's economy to a strike a...


Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen pleads guilty to fraud, campaign-finance violations

This courtroom sketch depicts former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort , left, listening with his lawyer Kevin Downing. Paul Manafort has been...


Can Trump bend the Fed to his will?

Kohn said he didn't think Powell or the Fed would change their course because of Trump's remarks. Trump said to Reuters about Powell. The benchmark U.S....


Speed up efforts to save nuclear deal, Iran urges EU

The first to arrive at an "Iranian Petroleum Contract" following the 2015 global nuclear accord, French oil giant Total revealed the agreement on July 2017, mar...


Actions better than words, says Russian Federation after Trump offer

Moscow is bracing itself for a slew of new U.S. sanctions despite Putin meeting U.S. President Donald Trump at a summit in Helsinki in July, an encounter both s...


Trump (Again) Expresses His Displeasure with Federal Reserve Raising Interest Rates

Gold prices rose on the back of a weaker US dollar on Tuesday, extending gains into a third session after US president Donald Trump said he was "not thrilled...


Post Malone’s Plane Reportedly Makes Emergency Landing

Post Malone is onboard an airplane that's set to perform an emergency landing after two of the plane's tires allegedly blew out after takeoff, TMZ reports . P...


Jon Stewart Helps Rescue Goats That Captured New York’s Attention

In the end, none other than Jon Stewart swooped in to transport the strays to a shelter in upstate NY run by the Farm Sanctuary animal rescue organization. ...


Pepsi will buy SodaStream in a $3.2 billion deal

PepsiCo said it is acquiring all SodaStream's outstanding shares at $144 per share, a 32pc premium to the 30-day volume weighted average price . "With sugary...


Flushing contact lenses contributes to water pollution, study says

The calculation of how many lenses end up in our wastewater plants and habitat hinged on a variety of data sources. But you might not have realized that even ...


Gatwick Airport CHAOS: Flight information boards go down creating nightmare for passengers

Gatwick Airport had to post flight information on white boards on Monday after its ts digital screens failed due to an IT glitch. The malfunctioning caused a...


Netflix is Testing Video Promotions Between TV Episodes

Netflix has begun testing promotional videos for its original content that play between episodes of shows a viewer is streaming. Neither Rick and Morty nor...


USA trade official eyes NAFTA ‘breakthrough,’ while Mexico urges flexibility

The US, Mexico and Canada began talks to modernize the 24-year-old trade pact a year ago at Trump's insistence but the talks were hung up over US demands. P...


One year later, NAFTA lives on, resisting Trump's trade wrath

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Thursday expressed hope a breakthrough could be made in coming days on reworking the NAFTA trade deal, though h...


Coles stores closed due to register glitch

Frustrated shoppers took to social media after turning up to do their groceries, only to find a note taped to the front doors. Thousands of customers across t...


Tesla takes Ontario government to court over pulled plug on rebates

The incentive, which was first introduced by Ontario's former Liberal government, promised rebates of up to $14,000 CAD (or $10,650) on eligible green cars wort...


Elon Musk SPIKES Tesla Stock $5.5 Billion With Worrying Interview!

In the interview, Mr Musk revealed he had sacrificed family milestones in the race to meet Tesla production targets, almost missing his brother's wedding wher...


Sports Direct wrangles with House of Fraser suppliers

We were all shocked to hear that the lovable House of Fraser could be closing its Dundrum doors . " Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused ...