International Organizations G7

  • Italian prime minister: We had a 'fruitful exchange' with Trump at the G7 and NATO summits

    President Trump and Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte have a joint press conference after their meeting at the White House on Monday.

  • JOHANNESBURG, July 26- Chinese President Xi Jinping called for a concerted effort by global institutions such as the United Nations, the G7 and the World Trade Organisation to fight unilateralism and protectionism in a speech on Thursday at a BRICS summit in South Africa. Trump's warnings have given Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa fresh impetus to...

  • The phone call between the two leaders was the first to be publicly disclosed since Trump blasted Trudeau as "very dishonest and weak" at the end of the Group of Seven leaders meeting in Canada earlier this month. On Friday, Canada struck back at the Trump administration over U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs, vowing to impose punitive measures on C $16.6 billion...

  • *BoE's decision due to be published at 1100 GMT. LONDON, June 21- The Bank of England may lay some groundwork on Thursday for an August interest rate rise, if it judges the economy is now turning a corner after an unusually weak start to the year. At the end of last year Britain was the slowest-growing economy among the G7 group of rich nations, as businesses held back...

  • TORONTO, June 19- Canada's upper house of parliament on Tuesday approved a revised bill to legalize recreational marijuana, setting the stage for the country to become the first Group of Seven nation to legalize cannabis. The Senate voted 52-29 in favor of the revised bill from the elected House of Commons, paving the way for a fully legal cannabis market within...

  • TORONTO, June 19- Canada's upper house of parliament on Tuesday approved a revised bill to legalize recreational marijuana, setting the stage for the country to become the first Group of Seven nation to legalize cannabis. The Senate voted 52-29 in favor of the revised bill from the elected House of Commons, paving the way for a fully legal cannabis market within...

  • TORONTO, June 19- Canada's upper house of parliament on Tuesday approved a revised bill to legalize recreational marijuana, setting the stage for the country to become the first Group of Seven nation to legalize cannabis. The Senate voted 52-29 in favor of the revised bill from the elected House of Commons, paving the way for a fully legal cannabis market within...

  • WASHINGTON, June 12- White House trade adviser Peter Navarro apologized on Tuesday for saying there was a "special place in hell" for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau after last week's Group of Seven summit, the Wall Street Journal reported. President Donald Trump's White House, where public apologies are few. Canada reacted coolly to the apology, with...

  • WASHINGTON, June 12- White House trade adviser Peter Navarro apologized on Tuesday for his sharp comments directed at Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau after last week's Group of Seven summit, according to the Wall Street Journal. "There is a special place in hell for any leader that engages in bad-faith diplomacy with President Donald J. Trump and then...

  • Trump: I had a very good meeting with G-7

    President Donald Trump answers question about the G-7 meeting and why he thinks the U.S. is being taken advantage of in trade agreements.

  • How the 'world order' could be changing: Taurus Wealth Advisors

    Rainer Michael Preiss of Taurus Wealth Advisors says the global "reordering" of trade is "only now starting."

  • Trump blew apart a G7 summit in Canada over the weekend, blasting Trudeau as "very dishonest and weak" and raising the prospect of tariffs against auto imports, a move that would imperil the Canadian economy. Ottawa has promised to retaliate against Washington's imposition of tariffs on metals imports from Canada, the largest supplier of steel to the United...

  • Trump blew apart a G7 summit in Canada over the weekend, blasting Trudeau as "very dishonest and weak" and raising the prospect of tariffs against auto imports, a move that would imperil the Canadian economy. Ottawa has promised to retaliate against Washington's imposition of tariffs on metals imports from Canada, the largest supplier of steel to the United...

  • President Donald Trump and Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde attend a G7 and Gender Equality Advisory Council meeting as part of a G7 summit in the Charlevoix city of La Malbaie, Quebec, Canada, June 9, 2018.

    The events at the G-7 summit may have weakened President Trump heading into the summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, says former diplomat Nick Burns.

  • *Canadian dollar at C $1.2985, or 77.01 U.S. cents. Trump fired off a volley of tweets venting anger at NATO allies, the European Union and Trudeau himself in the wake of a divisive G7 leaders' summit over the weekend. "I think it is all about G7," said Mark McCormick, North American head of FX Strategy at TD Securities. "

  • *Trump set to meet Kim Jong Un at 9 p.m. ET/ 9 a.m. Singapore. NEW YORK, June 11- All three major U.S. stock indexes closed slightly higher on Monday as investors eyed the looming United States- North Korea summit on Tuesday in Singapore while shrugging off the weekend's factious meeting of the Group of Seven nations. President Donald Trump announced the United States'...

  • June 11- U.S. stocks ended slightly higher on Monday as investors shook off the weekend's chaotic G7 summit ahead of a week packed with diplomatic events, and a pair of U.S. Treasury Department auctions met with strong demand. "No one expects anything concrete to come of the meeting... but if the tone is positive afterwards, it won't be a headwind for stocks," said Ken...

  • June 11- U.S. and European stocks edged up on Monday as investors shook off the weekend's chaotic G7 summit ahead of a week packed with diplomatic events, while a pair of U.S. Treasury Department auctions met with strong demand. "No one expects anything concrete to come of the meeting... but if the tone is positive afterwards, it won't be a headwind for stocks," said Ken...

  • BERLIN, June 11- International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde led an attack by global economic organisations on U.S. Trump backed out of a joint communique agreed by Group of Seven leaders in Canada at the weekend that mentioned the need for "free, fair and mutually beneficial trade" and the importance of fighting protectionism. The U.S. president, who has...

  • Kevin O'Leary

    The O'Shares chairman says he's making a two-pronged bet on Canada's future prosperity on what he sees as a conservative groundswell.