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Trump targets visas programme for highly skilled workers

SNA, -0.39% to sign the order and tout what he calls his "buy American, hire American" agenda. He will sign the so-called Buy America, Hire America order on a visit to a tool factory in the U.S. "We're going to get together and we're going to call Canada and say 'what happened?' ..." Employers, including Walt Disney World and the University of California, San Francisco, have laid off tech employees and replaced them with H-1B visa holders.


Timeline: Ivanka Trump goes to Washington, and sales surge

Timeline: Ivanka Trump goes to Washington, and sales surge

Despite boycotts and several stores limiting her merchandise, Ivanka's brand is flourishing , according to the AP . Per the AP report , the first daughter - who now has an office in the West Wing - saw her company's imports skyrocket by an estimated 166 percent past year.



North Korea threatens US with nuclear weapons

President Donald Trump has taken a hard stance against North Korea's military aggression. Military planes flew in formation, creating the number "105" above Kim Il Sung Square. "Our toughest counteraction against the USA and its vassal forces will be taken in such a merciless manner as not to allow the aggressors to survive".


Getting Tough on North Korea

Getting Tough on North Korea

Last week, NBC News reported the Trump administration is prepared to launch a preemptive attack on North Korea if it proceeds toward a nuclear weapons test. "We've seen China begin to take some actions to bring pressure on North Korea, but there needs to be more", he said. USA officials, including Tillerson and former defense secretaries Chuck Hagel and Ashton B.



British pound jumps higher after election is called

Voters are in favour of a snap election according to a poll. Still, Labour may vote to hold the election in the hopes of gaining back ground in Parliament. But, after thinking "long and hard" during a walking holiday in Wales, decided it was necessary to try to stop the opposition "jeopardising" her work on Brexit.