*U.S. bills back Hong Kong protesters. Nov 21- Gold prices inched up on Thursday, supported by concerns that U.S. bills on Hong Kong could increase tensions between the United States and China and delay an interim trade deal. Dialing up tensions, the U.S. House of Representatives passed two bills to back protesters in Hong Kong and send a warning to China about human...
MANILA, Nov 21- Copper prices dropped on Thursday, after touching a one-week high in the previous session, as a possible delay in a much-awaited "phase one" trade deal between Washington and Beijing weighed on sentiment. Completion of a "phase one" U.S.- China trade deal could slide into next year, trade experts and people close to the White House said, as Beijing...
Gold prices rose on Thursday as a fresh spar between the United States and China over U.S. bills on Hong Kong ignited worries that trade talks could hit a snag and delay an interim deal.
Oil prices retreated on Thursday as a spat over Hong Kong added to worries of a delay in any U.S.-China trade deal, after posting steep gains in the previous session on bullish U.S. crude inventory data.
The yen rose against the dollar on Thursday after sources close to the White House told Reuters that a U.S.-China trade deal is unlikely this year, which spurred demand for safe-haven assets.
The company will begin enforcing the new approach in the United Kingdom within a week, ahead of the country's general election on Dec. 12. It said it would begin enforcing it in the European Union by the end of the year and in the rest of the world starting on Jan. 6, 2020. "Given recent concerns and debates about political advertising, and the importance of shared trust...
*Prolonged U.S.- China trade war boosts safe-havens. TOKYO, Nov 21- The yen rose against the dollar on Thursday after sources close to the White House told Reuters that a U.S.- China trade deal is unlikely this year, which spurred demand for safe-haven assets. Some traders are also wary of risk after U.S. lawmakers sent two bills intended to support protesters in...
Reuters reported, citing trade experts and people close to U.S. President Donald Trump's administration, the completion of a partial trade deal could be pushed into 2020 as China seeks more extensive tariff rollbacks.
"When you build in the United States you don't have to worry about tariffs," Trump said on Wednesday.
AUSTIN, Texas, Nov 20- President Donald Trump said on Wednesday after touring a plant that assembles Apple Inc computers that he was considering whether to exempt the U.S. company from tariffs on imports from China. "We're looking at that," Trump said in answer to a reporter's question about the tariffs, after touring a plant in Austin, Texas, with Apple Chief...
Laura Cooper testified in a impeachment hearing that members of her staff showed her emails from the State Department, both of which were received the afternoon of July 25.
Wayne Messam, the mayor of Miramar, Florida, did not qualify for any of the Democratic debates and was not counted in many major polls.
The British electorate faces a "terrible choice" at the ballot box next month, according to the chief economist at Pantheon Macroeconomics.
Four presidential contenders called for an outside probe into NBC's handling of sexual abuse allegations, ahead of Wednesday's Democratic debate on MSNBC.
An estimated 71.6 million people watched the final debate between White House contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on TV on Wednesday.
Clinton and Trump agree on this issue, but they're both wrong about how to fix the problem, says Pinar Çebi Wilber.
There isn't a "chorus" behind Donald Trump's debate performance, experts told CNBC.