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By in Business on February 5, 2017
BUSINESS • World
Trump: Ready to Impose Tariffs on $500 Billion in Chinese Imports
July 20, 2018
President Donald Trump reiterated his threat to put a tariff on every dollar of China’s roughly $500 billion in exports to the U.S.
Comcast Drops Bid for Fox Assets, Will Pursue Deal for Sky
July 20, 2018
Comcast said it was dropping its pursuit for most of 21st Century Fox, ending a bidding war with Walt Disney, but said it would continue its pursuit of European pay-TV giant Sky PLC.
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Business Highlights
Russia set to wean economy off US dollar as Washington ratchets up sanctions
July 20, 2018
Preview The Russian finance ministry is working on a broad set of measures to protect the country’s economy amid growing pressure from the United States, Kommersant daily reports.
Read Full Article at RT.com
Going green: China's shift to natural gas will send coal prices crashing
July 20, 2018
Preview Chinese authorities have approved an extended program aimed at significantly curtailing coal consumption across the country. The move to cleaner energy will have a serious effect on the entire coal industry.
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International Business
Gender Letter: Women, Stop Volunteering for Office Housework!
July 20, 2018
If you think that raising your hand for tasks you’re not really into will pay off at some point in some way, think again.
13 Dead in Missouri After Duck Boat Capsizes Near Branson
July 20, 2018
High winds tore through the area on Thursday evening, and the tourist boat capsized and sank to the bottom of the lake.
Stocks Wobble, Dollar Slips as Traders Shrug Off Trade Talk
July 20, 2018
US stocks are drifting between small gains and losses as traders shrug off the latest trade threats from President Donald Trump and focus on company earnings reports.