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China's HNA Group boss falls to his death in France

China's HNA Group boss falls to his death in France

According to a pledge signed by the 12 stakeholders, Wang's shares will now be split between the NY and Hainan branches of the Hainan Cihang Charity Foundation, which own the majority stake in the HNA Group . Chen also holds a 15 percent stake. Hainan then grew into a major conglomerate with interests in not only aviation but also real estate, financial services, tourism, and logistics.


Tech companies lead U.S. stocks higher after rocky start

Tech companies lead U.S. stocks higher after rocky start

When he announced the tariffs last month, President Donald Trump said they would prevent "further unfair transfers of American technology and intellectual property to China , which will protect American jobs". "I am deeply troubled by the president's threat to levy tariffs that will affect my company and the auto industry ", said Dennis Hayes, director of U.S.


Reports Show Lopez Obrador With Landlside Win in Mexico Election

Reports Show Lopez Obrador With Landlside Win in Mexico Election

Voters will choose a new president and make decisions on more than 18,000 other posts that are up for grabs, including a new Congress, several governorships and municipal seats, according to the Mexican Election Institute. Lopez Obrador has said he would use economic development, job creation and educational opportunities to address the causes of crime, giving federal scholarships to students and creating employment programmes to keep vulnerable young people off the streets.



Oil falls as Saudi, Russian output rises

He also said he and senior Treasury Department would visit Gulf states "in the coming days". Turkey has also said it would keep up Iranian crude imports, while China, the largest consumer of Iranian crude oil , has criticised the USA for withdrawing from the deal.


Walmart pulls

Walmart pulls "Impeach 45" T-shirts after Trump supporters threaten boycott

Several people on Twitter called Walmart out for selling the T-Shirts and said on Twitter that they plan to join the Walmart boycott. US retailer Walmart Inc (WMT.N) faced an outcry from supporters of President Donald Trump on Tuesday for listing for sale on its open marketplace clothing with the slogan " Impeach 45 ", an apparent reference to Trump, the country's 45th president.


German Chancellor Merkel says compromise on migration reached with CSU

German Chancellor Merkel says compromise on migration reached with CSU

One thing is clear: "the stability of the government is not a question for us". The conflict's political driving forces, including a state election in Bavaria in October, "will remain with us for months to come", he said . But a Forsa poll on Tuesday showed a majority of Germans to be unhappy about the agreement. Securing the consent of other European Union countries was crucial, she said, adding: "That's why I consider the deal for now as an uncovered cheque".