What do we hope to get out of Mayweather-McGregor, and what do we expect? Ben Fowlkes and Danny Downes discuss in this week’s Trading Shots.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC
Six people were reported dead on Sunday when a rocket hit near an international trade fair in Syria's capital Damascus being held for the first time in five years. The Damascus International Fair was once the leading event on Syria's economic calendar but had not been held since shortly after the outbreak of the country's war in March 2011.
Trade negotiators from the United States, Canada and Mexico on Sunday wrapped up the first round of talks to revamp the NAFTA trade pact, amid signs that an ambitious schedule to conclude negotiations by early 2018 could slip in the coming months. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
In an interview with the Washington Post, Stephen Bannon “warned Republican leaders to enthusiastically support Trump’s priorities on taxes, trade and funding a massive border wall — or risk the wrath of the president’s base.” Said Bannon: “If the Republican [...]
U.S., Canadian and Mexican negotiators are pledging to work quickly to update the North American Free Trade Agreement, a 23-year-old pact that President Donald Trump has called the worst trade … Click to Continue »
After the opening round of talks to revamp the North American Free Trade Agreement, at least this much is known: the U.S. is pressing ahead for comprehensive changes and racing to meet a tight political calendar. In a joint statement issued Sunday upon conclusion of the first session, trade officials...
The Cleveland Cavaliers have yet to consummate a Kyrie Irving trade. However, more information keeps filtering out which may have revealed why he made his trade request. It was a request Kyrie Irving made that became public (according...Show More Summary
``The first round of re-negotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement between the US, Canada, and Mexico began on Wednesday and is scheduled to last through Sunday. And the one thing we know about it is this: Despite promises in...Show More Summary
It was two years ago, in June of 2015, when just as the Shanghai Composite was flirting with 5,000 and when literally the local banana stand guy was trading stocks, that the Chinese stock bubble burst, unleashing an unprecedented selling...Show More Summary
On August 20, 1976, the Grunwick Strike began. This strike showed the potential of the British trade union movement to embrace immigrant workers for the first time, but its defeat was a critical moment in the rise of the vociferously anti-union Margaret Thatcher and began the decline of the British labor movement that would suffer […]
My easy like Sunday morning reads: • Starbucks Teaches Silicon Valley a Lesson in Tech (Barron’s) • Donald Trump puts the great ‘Cohn trade’ in doubt (Financial Times) • The Unsolvable Puzzle (Collaborative Fund) • Dow 36,000: Mass Illusion,...Show More Summary
What is an ethical bribe? It’s trading something of value for your time or interest. You know those free samples in supermarkets and big-box stores? They are ethical bribes. In your case, an ethical... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
President Donald Trump’s policy agenda may seem somewhat incoherent, but his underlying approach — developed, in large part, by now-departed chief strategist Steve Bannon — can be best summarized in one word: nationalism. This covers a range of issues from immigration and trade to cultural and ethnic identity, and generally the ones with the most […]
The Pacers believe the Lakers tampered with Paul George before they traded him
With Kyrie Irving suddenly demanding a trade a few weeks ago, and the numerous reports of LeBron James bolting town once again following next season, one store has decided that they’re not going to let The King go without a fight. One Akron area store, home of LeBron James, just recently started selling custom made caps […]
If you're an NFL team and you want Phillip Dorsett, just give the Colts a call
Confederate statues are part of a politics that trades on white fears and cultural wars that scapegoat black and brown people. During his infamous press conference this Tuesday, as he vehemently defended his claim that both sides were...Show More Summary
What a difference a week or two can make in markets. The sentiment early August was overly bullish, right at a time when volatility hit historic lows (never seen before as long as VIX is trading). Most leading stock indexes hit another all-time high on
Intellectual property theft gives China the upper hand when it comes to trade. At long last, President Trump has set out to do something about it.