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Trump could raise tariffs further on Chinese goods

Trump could raise tariffs further on Chinese goods

There have been no formal talks between Washington and Beijing for weeks over Trump's demands that China make fundamental changes to its policies on intellectual property protection, technology transfers and subsidies for high technology industries.


Apple hits the $1T milestone

Apple hits the $1T milestone

The iPhone and MacBook maker has seen its stock rise over 50,000% since it was first listed as a public company in 1980. After flirting with the $1 trillion milestone since Tuesday night, when it announced a record third quarter with a 32 per cent jump in profit to $11.5 billion, Apple shares closed up 2.9 per cent at $207.39, above the $207.043 threshold.


China unveils additional retaliatory tariffs on $60bn of USA goods

China unveils additional retaliatory tariffs on $60bn of USA goods

Duties ranging from 5 per cent to 25 per cent will be levied on 5,207 kinds of American imports if the USA delivers its proposed taxes on another US$200 billion of Chinese goods, the Ministry of Finance said in a statement on its website late Friday.


Pastor row: USA and Turkey hold 'constructive' talks

Pastor row: USA and Turkey hold 'constructive' talks

Davutoğlu said the USA decision is a risky move and "incompatible with the most simple diplomatic courtesy and mutual respect". Meanwhile, Pompeo noted that Brunson's detainment was just one of many issues the U.S. Turkey has said the sanctions are unacceptable. The Turkish foreign ministry called the sanctions a "disrespectful intervention in our legal system" that would harm "the constructive efforts toward resolving problems between the two countries".


China Plans Tariffs on $60 Billion of Imports to Counter Trump

China Plans Tariffs on $60 Billion of Imports to Counter Trump

The Trump administration last month enacted a 25% tariff on roughly $ 34 billion worth of Chinese goods, prompting Beijing to retaliate in kind, and then threatened to slap additional duties on almost all Chinese goods sent to the US. The US and China implemented tariffs on $46 billion worth of each others' goods in July. Trump has threatened to slap tariffs on virtually all of China's exports to the United States in the tit-for-tat trade conflict.


On Apple’s trillion-dollar day, Guy Kawasaki wishes he was there

On Apple’s trillion-dollar day, Guy Kawasaki wishes he was there

Apple crossed into history on Wall Street Thursday, becoming the first publicly-traded company to reach a trillion-dollar market capitalization. Going forward, Apple , and other firms, will be looking to sell us different products because phones and computers have matured to a point where we feel like we don't need to buy a new one as often.