Thursday, May 23, 2019
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EU lawmakers back ban on single-use plastics, set standard for world

STRASBOURG (Reuters) - Single-use plastic items such as straws, forks and knives as well as cotton buds will be banned in the European Union...

U.S. approved secret nuclear power work for Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry has approved six secret authorizations by companies to sell nuclear power technology and assistance to Saudi...

U.S. approves secret nuclear power work for Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry has approved six secret authorizations by companies to sell nuclear power technology and assistance to Saudi...

US trade deficit rises to highest level since 2008

The U.S. trade deficit rose nearly $1 billion in October, reaching the highest level in a decade as imports outpaced declining exports, according to...

Harvesting in a trade war: U.S. crops rot as storage costs...

(Reuters) - U.S. farmers finishing their harvests are facing a big problem - where to put the mountain of grain they cannot sell to...

Trump’s steel tariffs create big profits but few new jobs

SEDALIA, Missouri (Reuters) - Nucor Corp, America's largest steelmaker, planned a new plant in Sedalia, Missouri, long before U.S. President Donald Trump imposed tariffs...

EU to impose retaliatory tariffs on US in July

The European Union (EU) is expected to place additional duties on U.S. imports starting in July in response to Trump's tariffs on EU steel...

Boeing to lose $20B as Trump withdraws from Iran pact: report

Boeing will reportedly lose billions of dollars in deals with Iranian airline companies after President TrumpDonald John TrumpMcConnell trolls Blankenship on Twitter: 'Thanks for...

China, holding Treasuries, keeps ‘nuclear option’ in U.S. trade war

NEW YORK (Reuters) - It took China just 11 hours to retaliate against the United States for proposing tariffs on some 1,300 Chinese products,...

107 House Republicans express ‘deep concern’ about Trump tariffs

More than 100 House Republicans are urging to abandon his sweeping plan for global tariffs and narrow his focus to punishing perennial trade violators.House...