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  • SYDNEY, July 23- The dollar declined on Monday against major currencies to its lowest in more than two weeks after U.S. Trump, on Friday, lamented the recent strength of the U.S. dollar and accused the European Union and China of manipulating their currencies. The remarks, coupled with Trump's threats to impose tariffs on all U.S. imports from China, triggered a bout...

  • DOLLAR/YEN FALLS 0.5 PERCENT ON DAY FOLLOWING TRUMP'S COMMENTS.

  • Tesla has asked some of its suppliers to refund a portion of what the auto maker has already spent to help it become profitable, the Wall Street Journal reports. "It's simply ludicrous and it just shows that Tesla is desperate right now," Dennis Virag, a manufacturing consultant who has worked in the automotive industry for 40 years, told the paper.

  • Federal Reserve Today in Washington. 23- Jul Belgium OLO Auction 24- Jul Japan Auction of 40- year government bonds 24- Jul United States Sale of 2- year notes 25- Jul Germany Auction of 5- year Federal notes 25- Jul United States Sale of 2- year floating rate notes 25- Jul United States Sale of 5- year notes 26- Jul Italy Zero coupon/BTPi auction 26- Jul Japan...

  • BUENOS AIRES, July 22- European finance leaders called for progress on global rules to tax the digital economy at a meeting of G20 finance ministers and central bankers in Argentina on Sunday, putting them at odds with U.S. counterparts. The European Commission, the executive arm of the European Union, proposed rules earlier this year to make digital companies...

  • A White House spokeswoman said on Sunday that Trump would make remarks at the exhibit designed to demonstrate the administration's "commitment to ensuring more products are made in America." All major automakers, including Ford Motor Co, which will have an F-150 pickup truck on display at the White House exhibit, oppose imposing vehicle and parts tariffs of up...

  • The weekend talks in Buenos Aires came at a time of escalating rhetoric in the trade conflict between the United States and China, the world's largest economies, which have so far slapped tariffs on $34 billion worth of each other's goods. President Donald Trump raised the stakes on Friday with a threat to impose tariffs on all $500 billion of Chinese exports to...

  • The weekend talks in Buenos Aires came at a time of escalating rhetoric in the trade conflict between the United States and China, the world's largest economies, which have so far slapped tariffs on $34 billion worth of each other's goods. President Donald Trump raised the stakes on Friday with a threat to impose tariffs on all $500 billion of Chinese exports to...

  • US- IRAN- NUCLEAR- USA- ROUHANI. JULY 22, 2018- Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday cautioned U.S. JULY 22, 2018- Russian and Syrian jets stepped up their bombing of an Islamic State bastion along the Jordan- Israel border in southwestern Syria, as the militants pushed into areas abandoned by other rebel groups, diplomatic and opposition sources said.

  • HAVANA, July 22- Cuba's economy grew less than expected in the first half of 2018 and an ongoing liquidity crisis will force fresh belt tightening, President Miguel Diaz-Canel said on Sunday. The new constitution seeks to maintain Cuba's one-party socialist system but institute a major government reorganization and pave the way for recognition of private...

  • Mondelez Global says it's voluntarily recalling some of its Ritz Cracker products over potential risk of salmonella. The Hanover, New Jersey- based company says it's recalling 16 varieties of Ritz Cracker Sandwiches and Ritz Bits products in the U.S. Mondelez says no illnesses have been reported yet.

  • The letter was delivered during a recent meeting in Mexico with senior U.S. officials, and details were disclosed once Trump had received it, said Lopez Obrador, a leftist who won Mexico's July 1 presidential election in a landslide. In a news conference with Lopez Obrador, Marcelo Ebrard, the president-elect's proposed foreign minister, read a copy of the letter,...

  • PALO ALTO, Calif.— Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk and an artist have settled a row over a farting unicorn. Musk in February tweeted a photo of a mug made by Colorado potter Tom Edwards that showed a tooting unicorn powering an electric vehicle. The Washington Post reports Edwards' lawyer asked Tesla in a letter in May to compensate the artist.

  • President Donald Trump said on Sunday that documents released by the FBI relating to a former adviser's ties to Russia showed that his campaign for the 2016 presidential election had been illegally spied upon by U.S. law enforcement, but offered no evidence to support his assertion. The FBI documents released on Saturday showed how in 2016 the bureau...

  • July 22- French technology services company Atos SE agreed to acquire Michigan- based Syntel Inc in an all-cash transaction valued at about $3.57 billion, including net debt, the companies said on Sunday. Atos will pay $41 per share, which represents a premium of 4.78 percent to Syntel's closing price of $39.13 on Friday. Syntel is expected on Thursday to report...

  • A White House spokeswoman said on Sunday that Trump would make remarks at the exhibit designed to demonstrate the administration's "commitment to ensuring more products are made in America." All major automakers, including Ford Motor Co, which will have an F-150 pickup truck on display at the White House exhibit, oppose imposing vehicle and parts tariffs of up...

  • BUENOS AIRES, July 22- Finance ministers and central bankers from the world's largest economies said on Sunday that heightened trade and geopolitical tensions risk derailing global growth, and called for greater dialog, according to the final communique of a G20 meeting. The weekend talks in Buenos Aires come at a time of escalating rhetoric in the trade...

  • BUENOS AIRES, July 22- Finance ministers and central bankers from the world's largest economies said on Sunday that heightened trade and geopolitical tensions risk derailing global growth, and called for greater dialogue, according to the final communique of a G20 meeting. The weekend talks in Buenos Aires come at a time of escalating rhetoric in the trade...

  • NEW YORK, July 20- U.S. The Fed has raised rates twice this year and is expected to raise rates a couple more times by year end which may attract more foreign into the U.S. dollar with monetary policy remaining loose in Europe and Japan, analysts said. But investors and traders attribute some of the gains to the Trump administration's tax cuts which are widening the...

  • BUENOS AIRES, July 22- Finance ministers and central bankers from the world's largest economies said on Sunday that heightened trade and geopolitical tensions risk derailing global growth and called for greater dialogue, according to the final communique of a G20 meeting. The weekend talks in Buenos Aires come amid an escalation in rhetoric in the trade...