• S.Korea slams new United States tariffs, mulls protest at WTO
S.Korea slams new United States tariffs, mulls protest at WTO

Chamber of Commerce president Tom Donohue said Wednesday. "We can not possibly be a threat to national security in the US", Ms Malmstrom said. South Korea sent 3.6 million tonnes of steel to the USA in 2017, making it the third largest exporter to the country after Canada and Brazil.

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  • Trump's tariffs prompting some United States fund managers to look overseas
Trump's tariffs prompting some United States fund managers to look overseas

Trump signed proclamations Thursday imposing a 25 percent tariff on imported steel and a 10 percent tariff on imported aluminum, with the new taxes set to go into effect in two weeks. "Should restrictions be imposed on Canadian steel and aluminum products, Canada will take responsive measures to defend its trade interests and workers", she said.

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  • Trump tariffs: USA chided over duties on steel and aluminium imports
Trump tariffs: USA chided over duties on steel and aluminium imports

Trump's tariffs have come under fire from his own party, with 107 congressional Republicans signing a letter Wednesday expressing major concerns. "I do think the possibility of NAFTA partners walking away from the table mattered quite a bit", the lobbyist said.

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  • India says willing to work with China to develop relations
India says willing to work with China to develop relations

Trump doesn't hesitate naming India while talking about the reciprocal tax. Trump said the tariffs - which will come into effect after 15 days - will not initially apply to Canada and Mexico , and that close partners on security and trade could negotiate exemptions.

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  • European Union still in the dark over Trump's tariffs after meeting U.S. representative
European Union still in the dark over Trump's tariffs after meeting U.S. representative

Trump argues the tariffs are created to protect U.S.jobs and national security. But he exempted Canada and Mexico and held out the possibility of excluding other allies. The US President set import tariffs on Thursday of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminium, to come into force in 15 days. European Union and Japanese officials are now...

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  • 'A serious attack' -- Major US trading partners blast Trump's tariffs
'A serious attack' -- Major US trading partners blast Trump's tariffs

Canada appears to have dodged a protectionist bullet, as one of only two countries to receive a provisional exemption from steel and aluminum tariffs set to rip into America's trading relationships around the globe. But over the weekend, most of Trump's fellow Republicans failed to repudiate his comments spewing out one after the other on Twitt...

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  • Wisconsin hospital suspends employee amid investigation into infant injuries
Wisconsin hospital suspends employee amid investigation into infant injuries

Since then, four other infants have suffered bruising and other injuries, including skull and arm fractures, according to the newspaper, which obtained the federal report. On February 2, a nurse found bruising on an infant's arm but a doctor suggested that the child may have clutched the wires of an IV device. A doctor thought it might be from a ti...

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  • China's trade surplus with the U.S. remains elevated
China's trade surplus with the U.S. remains elevated

The process would be long and slow and even if they ruled against the USA it may be unwilling to accept a negative decision, further weakening the WTO's authority, Jacobi said. The action risks retaliatory tariffs on US exports - not least by Canada and Europe - and complicates already hard talks on the North American Free Trade Agreement with Ca...

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  • European Union is USA ally and should be exempt from tariffs
European Union is USA ally and should be exempt from tariffs

The EU's top trade official said the United States failed to provide full clarity on how Europe and Japan could be spared set to continue next week. The American president made his comments after crunch talks in Brussels between European Union negotiators and US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer in an effort to defuse a bitter row that many ...

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  • Donald Trump Supports Rick Saccone At Moon Twp. Rally
Donald Trump Supports Rick Saccone At Moon Twp. Rally

President Donald Trump gave a raucous, freewheeling speech in Pennsylvania on Saturday, in which he lashed out at some of his favorite targets, one by one. The crowd roared its approval and began chanting "CNN sucks!" A Republican loss would be embarrassing for the president and another sign of a weakened party heading into the midterm elections ...

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  • Pakistan raises issue of rights violations in HK
Pakistan raises issue of rights violations in HK

On Friday, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said that the entire worldwide community feels Pakistan is not taking mandated action against global-terrorist Hafiz Saeed , rather trying to mainstream him and his system as a political party.

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  • Trump and Pence meet with NRA leader at White House
Trump and Pence meet with NRA leader at White House

Cox added that Trump and Pence "support the Second Amendment , support strong due process and don't want gun control". "#NRA #MAGA", the tweet reads. When Republican Senator Patrick Toomey of Pennsylvania said Obama did press for gun legislation, Trump responded, "That was your problem". McConnell said he hoped to eventually see debate on a narr...

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  • Voting begins, UP CM Yogi Adityanath casts his vote
Voting begins, UP CM Yogi Adityanath casts his vote

The strength of the much-discussed Opposition unity will also be tested in the bypoll, especially after BSP chief Mayawati made a decision to bury her 24-year rivalry with the Samajwadi Party (SP) and extend support to SP candidates: Praveen Kumar Nishad in Gorakhpur and Nagendra Pratap Singh Patel in Phulpur.

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  • Congress wapsi will be in 2019: Sonia Gandhi
Congress wapsi will be in 2019: Sonia Gandhi

She said that the promise of "achhe din" will work against the Modi government in the same manner as "India Shining" campaign did against the Vajpayee government in 2004. "I knew my limitations". When asked why she did not become the Prime Minister , she said, "Because I thought Dr. Manmohan Singh would be a better Prime Minister than myself".

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  • Feast Your Eyes on This Glorious Santa Clarita Diet Season 2 Trailer
Feast Your Eyes on This Glorious Santa Clarita Diet Season 2 Trailer

Released in February of past year on the streaming service, Season 1 follows Shelia (Barrymore) and Joel (Olyphant) and their daughter Abby ( Liv Hewson ) as they try to navigate Sheila's newly discovered ailment as an undead being. In addition to hiding Sheila's zombie condition, which often finds them in bizarrely comedic scenarios, the Hammond...

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  • Beto O'Rourke playing punk on a public-access show
Beto O'Rourke playing punk on a public-access show

But O'Rourke is not the only name-changing candidate in the contest. However, a political science professor at Rice University in Houston argues that Trump's presence in the White House is motivating a subset of Democratic voters and independents to turn out to vote to express their opposition to the administration.

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  • General Says Beijing Needs to Arm South China Sea Islands
General Says Beijing Needs to Arm South China Sea Islands

Trump in recent days has referred to negotiations underway with Beijing to reduce the U.S. bilateral trade deficit by $100 billion without specifying how this can be done. Overall, China's trade surplus with the United States continues to grow. It would be the first face-to-face encounter between the two countries' leaders.

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  • Trump was concerned that Chinese steel was entering United States through Canada
Trump was concerned that Chinese steel was entering United States through Canada

Trump's impromptu announcement last week that he meant to slap 25 percent taxes on steel imports and 10 percent on aluminum revived the specter of a trade war between the United States and major trade allies like Canada , a leading steel supplier.

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  • Japan trade minister calls for calm heads over USA tariffs
Japan trade minister calls for calm heads over USA tariffs

The United States opened the way for more exemptions from its steel and aluminum tariffs on Friday, after pressure from allies and intense lobbying from lawmakers, further diluting the measures just a day after they were formally announced.

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  • Celtics confirm Jaylen Brown has a concussion
Celtics confirm Jaylen Brown has a concussion

The fall Thursday night was brutal to watch, with Brown seemingly losing his grip on the rim during a dunk attempt in the third quarter and falling almost 10 feet to the hardwood. The team announced during the game Brown would be evaluated for concussion-like symptoms, and it appears he has entered the league's concussion protocol in order to be ...

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  • It Took the NRA One Day to Crush President Trump's Gun Reforms
It Took the NRA One Day to Crush President Trump's Gun Reforms

On Friday morning, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said the president continues to "conceptually" support the idea of raising the minimum age of purchase on assault rifles, but suggested that the president was in favor of leaving the matter up to the states.

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  • USA allies line up for exemptions from Donald Trump's tariffs
USA allies line up for exemptions from Donald Trump's tariffs

China's Ministry of Commerce has pledged to "firmly defend its legitimate rights and interests" and called for an end to the measures as quickly as possible. "I think it is just a question of what they are going to decide to do", Gareth Leather, a senior Asia economist with Capital Economics, told VOA while discussing the Chinese leadership's p...

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  • Our aim is social justice: Narendra Modi
Our aim is social justice: Narendra Modi

The Prime Minister said that though he can not ask them to leave hardcore politics, but changes in society will make them do so. He urged all legislators to work together to make them "forward districts"."Working on aspirational districts will improve India's standing in HDI, fulfilling our aim of social justice ", Modi said.

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  • Suggestions before Buy or Sell action: Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) (CCI)
Suggestions before Buy or Sell action: Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) (CCI)

CCI has earned above-average scores in 1 of the 8 fundamental areas evaluated by Portfolio Grader and average or below-average grades in 7 of the areas used in the ranking of company stocks. It also increased its holding in Royal Dutch Shell Plc Spon Adr B by 9,675 shares in the quarter, for a total of 139,720 shares, and has risen its stake in En...

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  • LLC Acquires 14715 Shares of Bank of America Corp (BAC)
LLC Acquires 14715 Shares of Bank of America Corp (BAC)

The firm has a market cap of $340,590.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.80, a P/E/G ratio of 1.63 and a beta of 1.36. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 44,136,977 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $1,070,762,000 after buying an additional 9,612,342 shares in the last quarter.

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