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White House admits Trump trade stance did depress economy

(Feb 21): The White House acknowledged what many economists considered obvious through much of last year: President Donald Trump’s trade stance depressed economic growth and business investment.

Disruption and Digitalisation

Huawei dodges blanket 5G ban as EU defies Trump

(Jan 30): The European Union stopped short of an outright ban on Huawei Technologies Co and other Chinese 5G suppliers, seeking to navigate a path between warnings from US President Donald Trump an

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Tweeting UP the market

SINGAPORE (Jan 10): US President Donald Trump is a prolific tweeter. That much we already know.

Geopolitics

Top Iranian commander killed in US airstrike on Trump orders

(Jan 3): A US airstrike in Iraq ordered by President Donald Trump killed one of Iran’s most powerful generals in a provocation that risks escalating a growing conflict with the Islamic Republic.

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Influential People

SINGAPORE (DEC 27): These individuals left their impact on the world in 2019.

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US Presidential Race

Michael Bloomberg joins crowded 2020 Democratic field

(Nov 24): Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced he is running for the Democratic presidential nomination, offering his own mix of moderate policy stances and experience in business, gov

Tech

Amazon plans lawsuit challenging loss of Pentagon cloud deal

(Nov 15): Amazon.com Inc has given notice that it will file a lawsuit challenging the Defense Department’s decision to award Microsoft Corp.

Global Economy

Trump expected to delay tariffs on imported European vehicles

(Nov 12): The Trump administration may punt a decision on whether to slap tariffs on European automobiles as efforts of German automakers to highlight their new investments have helped in the talks

Global Economy

Briefs

SINGAPORE (Nov 11): “The system of making capitalism work well for most people is broken.”Ray Dalio, founder of hedge fund Bridgewater Associates

US-China trade war

Trump-Xi trade summit may be pushed back to December

(Nov 7): President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping may not be able to sign a partial trade deal until December, and two US locations have been ruled out for their highly anticipated m

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