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    MARKETS HOPE FOR POSITIVE SIGNS FROM TRUMP TRADE SPEECH

    Nov 12, 2019

    U.S. President Donald Trump is scheduled to discuss the country’s trade policy at the Economic Club of New York on Tuesday, and the markets are likely to hang on every word. Trump's lunchtime address at the club, which has hosted U.S. presidents including Woodrow Wilson and John F. Kennedy...

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    THE US SHALE REVOLUTION WON’T STALL DESPITE HEADWINDS, GLOBAL OIL EXPERTS SAY

    Nov 11, 2019

    U.S. shale oil production has shown some signs of moderation in recent months and production growth could be slowing, but experts told CNBC at Abu Dhabi’s influential oil & gas summit that the U.S. shale revolution won’t be stopped any time soon. The U.S. is expected to become a net ...

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    U.S. GOVERNMENT IS TRIPPING OVER ITSELF IN RACE TO DOMINATE 5G TECHNOLOGY

    Nov 11, 2019

    President Trump stood in front of hardhat-wearing cell-tower climbers this spring in the White House and declared deploying a superfast 5G wireless network a national priority. “My administration is focused on freeing up as much wireless spectrum as needed,” Mr. Trump said, referring to ...

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    TRUMP SAYS CHINA TRADE TALKS MOVING ALONG NICELY, BUT DEAL HAS TO BE RIGHT

    Nov 10, 2019

    U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that trade talks with China were moving along “very nicely,” but the United States would only make a deal with Beijing if it was the right deal for America. Trump told reporters at Joint Base Andrews before leaving for a visit to Tuscaloosa, A...

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    U.S. JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ISSUES SUBPOENAS TO AUTOMAKERS IN CALIFORNIA EMISSIONS PROBE

    Nov 08, 2019

    The U.S. Justice Department has issued civil subpoenas to four major automakers, demanding that they disclose details on a deal struck with California in July to follow strict vehicle emissions standards, a source briefed on the matter said on Thursday. The Justice Department is carrying out an anti...

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    OIL PRICES RISE ABOVE $62 A BARREL ON HOPES FOR US-CHINA TRADE DEAL

    Nov 08, 2019

    Oil rose above $62 a barrel on Thursday after China hinted at progress towards a trade deal with the United States, raising hopes for an end to a long dispute that has weighed on economic growth and demand for fuel. China and the United States have agreed in the past two weeks to cancel tariffs in d...

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    CHINA SAYS IT HAS AGREED WITH THE US TO CANCEL EXISTING TRADE TARIFFS IN PHASES

    Nov 07, 2019

    China’s Commerce Ministry said Thursday that Beijing had agreed with Washington to lift existing trade tariffs between the two nations in phases. Gao Feng, a ministry spokesperson for China’s Commerce Ministry, said that both sides had agreed to simultaneously cancel some existing tariff...

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    FOREX-DOLLAR STRENGTHENS VS YEN ON CHINESE MINISTRY COMMENTS

    Nov 07, 2019

    The dollar gained versus the yen on Thursday after comments from a Chinese commerce ministry spokesman about the terms of a possible trade deal prompted investors to dump perceived safe-havens such as the Japanese currency. The Chinese commerce ministry said that China and the U.S. must simultaneous...

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    SECURITY TRUMPS SPEED FOR 5G NETWORKS: CNAS

    Nov 07, 2019

    The US government must play a much more active — and more expensive — role in rolling out 5G networks, working with the private sector and foreign allies to develop a more secure alternative to China’s champion, Huawei. “The notion of ‘America first in the race to 5G&rs...

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    US-CHINA PHASE ONE TRADE DEAL WON’T LEAD TO ‘ECONOMIC NIRVANA,’ LARRY SUMMERS SAYS

    Nov 06, 2019

    The so-called phase one trade deal that the U.S. and China are expected to sign won’t solve all the problems the global economy faces right now, former U.S. Treasury Secretary Larry Summers said Wednesday. U.S. President Donald Trump said both countries were looking for a location to sign the ...

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    IOWA OR GREECE? US-CHINA MEET VENUE BECOMES THE LATEST TRADE-DEAL ISSUE

    Nov 06, 2019

    The United States and China are working to narrow their differences enough to sign a "phase one" trade deal as early as this month, but suggestions for a signing venue range from Alaska to Greece. US President Donald Trump said he and Chinese President Xi Jinping could sign the agreement i...

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    CGI NOT WORRIED ABOUT ANOTHER U.S. GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN, SAYS CEO

    Nov 06, 2019

    The possibility of another U.S. government shutdown isn't worrying CGI Inc. as the Quebec-based information technology company begins its strategic plan to double its size within five to seven years. Earlier this week, President Donald Trump, who faces an impeachment investigation, wouldn't ...

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    U.S. REGULATOR WEIGHS ACTION AGAINST FACEBOOK OVER HOW ITS APPS INTERACT: REPORT

    Dec 13, 2019

    The U.S. Federal Trade Commission is considering asking a court to stop Facebook Inc from moving ahead with plans to integrate its WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger subsidiaries, The Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter. Facebook shares closed 2.7% lower, ...

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    U.S. URGED TO DO MORE ON AI, NATIONAL SECURITY

    Dec 12, 2019

    The U.S. government needs a holistic approach for advancing the development of artificial intelligence to protect its national security and maintain a global leadership position in the technology, according to experts who gathered in Washington this week for a panel event.

    WSJ
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    US, CHINA NEAR DEAL THAT WOULD SUSPEND PLANNED TARIFFS

    Dec 12, 2019

    The Trump administration and China are close to finalizing a modest trade agreement that would suspend tariffs that are set to kick in Sunday, de-escalating their 17-month trade war. A "deal is close,'' said Myron Brilliant, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's head of international affai...

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    U.S. JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO REVIEW GOOGLE'S DEAL FOR FITBIT: SOURCE

    Dec 11, 2019

    The U.S. Justice Department will review plans by Alphabet Inc-owned (GOOGL.O) Google to buy fitness tracker maker Fitbit Inc (FIT.N) for possible antitrust issues, a source told Reuters on Tuesday. The $2.1 billion deal will give search and advertising giant Google the capability to take on Apple an...

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    MASSACHUSETTS HAND-DRYER MAKER GETS HELPING HAND FROM U.S.-CHINA TRADE WAR

    Dec 11, 2019

    The U.S.-China trade war is creating something William Gagnon once thought impossible - a 100% American-made bathroom hand dryer. Gagnon’s family-owned company, Excel Dryer Inc, sells about $40 million worth of dryers a year that mostly go into public bathrooms, including at airports and casin...

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    WHITE HOUSE SENIOR ADVISER DEPARTS TO LEAD ALLIANCE FOR DIGITAL INNOVATION

    Dec 11, 2019

    Matthew Cornelius, senior technology and cybersecurity adviser for The White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB), has departed his post to serve as the executive director of the Alliance for Digital Innovation (ADI). ADI is a Washington-based nonprofit coalition of cloud-forward commercial i...

    BUSINESSWIRE
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    GORDIAN ANNOUNCES ADVANCEMENTS TO SUPPORT FEDERAL GOVERNMENT PROJECTS

    Dec 11, 2019

    Gordian, the leading provider of facility and construction cost data, software and expertise, announced today an increased commitment to Federal agencies with executive-level promotions. Federal agencies require uniquely tailored data and software solutions to meet increasing industry demands, so Go...

    BUSINESS WIRE
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    SEATTLE LAUNCHES DATA DASHBOARDS TO SHOW RESIDENTS HOW THE CITY IS PERFORMING ON KEY ISSUES

    Dec 11, 2019

    The City of Seattle unveiled seven data dashboards Thursday in an effort to give residents and government employees more insights into how the city is performing. Performance Seattle illustrates the city’s progress through a series of charts, graphs, and written accounts. The project was built...

    GEEKWIRE
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    U.S., CANADIAN OFFICIALS CONVERGE ON MEXICO CITY TO SEAL FINAL CHANGES TO TRADE DEAL

    Dec 10, 2019

    Senior U.S. and Canadian officials were set to fly to Mexico City on Tuesday to work on the final changes to a languishing North American trade pact that could clear the way for a vote in the U.S. Congress before the end of the year. U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Monday night she expected ...

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    U.S. TRADE OFFENSIVE TAKES OUT WTO AS GLOBAL ARBITER

    Dec 10, 2019

    U.S. disruption of the global economic order reaches a major milestone on Tuesday as the World Trade Organization (WTO) loses its ability to intervene in trade wars, threatening the future of the Geneva-based body. Two years after starting to block appointments, the United States will finally paraly...

    REUTERS
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    U.S., CANADA AND MEXICO SIGN AGREEMENT - AGAIN - TO REPLACE NAFTA

    Dec 10, 2019

    Top officials from Canada, Mexico and the United States signed a fresh overhaul of a quarter-century-old trade pact on Tuesday that aims to improve enforcement of worker rights and hold down prices for biologic drugs by eliminating a patent provision. The signing ceremony in Mexico City launched wha...

    REUTERS
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    TRIAL BEGINS IN U.S. STATES' EFFORT TO BLOCK T-MOBILE/SPRINT DEAL

    Dec 09, 2019

    U.S. state attorneys general, led by New York and California, deliver opening arguments Monday in a bid to stop T-Mobile U.S. from buying Sprint Corp in a trial that highlights disagreements between federal antitrust enforcers, who are Republican, and Democrats in powerful states. Attorneys for the ...

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