Local unit prices at US72.85c in late trade, as Federal Reserve comments dent the greenback.
BHP Billiton and construction and mining union begin trading blows over enterprise bargaining.
Hillary Clinton revealed on Wednesday that she opposes the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, providing just the latest evidence that she is little more than political ambition wrapped in a pantsuit.
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In May, when the Dodgers traded popular third baseman Juan Uribe to the Atlanta Braves, Braves second baseman Kelly Johnson was on the disabled list. Shortly after, when he returned, Johnson introduced himself, hoping to make Uribe feel more comfortable on an unfamiliar team. "It had only been...
Prosecution witnesses and the defense traded accusations of false claims about the events surrounding the guard-forward’s April arrest near a Manhattan nightclub.
Local market rallies again in early trade on the back of upbeat leads from Wall Street.
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Now that we're nearly 31 percent into the fantasy football regular season, it's time to start talking trades. Each league's trade market behaves differently, but it's always wise to consider which players are worth pursuing for our imaginary...Show More Summary
If you like American craft beer, you will like the Trans-Pacific Partnership, according to the White House. The White House is pushing back on claims that the trade deal it just negotiated with 11 Pacific nations will cost the U.S. manufacturing jobs, promoting the accord as a massive tax cut for businesses that will boost U.S. Show More Summary
EMOTION MOVING MARKETS NOW: 42/100 FEAR PREVIOUS CLOSE: 37/100 FEAR ONE WEEK AGO: 18/100 EXTREME FEAR ONE MONTH AGO: 13/100 EXTREME FEAR ONE YEAR AGO: 4/100 EXTREME FEAR Put and Call Options: GREED During the last five trading days, volume in put options has lagged volume in call options by 31.29% as investors make bullish bets in their portfolios. Show More Summary
It's been one of those days that make me nostalgic for the excitement of hearing GS-13s trade rumors on the Orange Line. Yes, I'm kidding. Here are some remains of...
Yesteday, Hillary Clinton announced that she opposed the Trans Pacific Partnership: Hillary Clinton announced her opposition Wednesday to the Pacific Rim trade deal, breaking with President Obama in another move to the left for her presidential campaign. Show More Summary
We've pointed out a few times in the past that while everyone refers to the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement as a "free trade" agreement, the reality is that there's very little in there that's actually about free trade. If it were truly a free trade agreement, then there would be plenty of reasons to support it. Show More Summary
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It's the largest regional trade agreement in history, encompassing 12 Pacific Rim nations, 800 million people, and 40 percent of global GDP. It took years of negotiations and a special act of Congress before terms of the Trans-Pacific Partnership could be finalized on Monday. The TPP could significantly change......
It seems likely that Clinton's shift on trade is due to a political calculation. So what?
Cato Senior Fellow Dan Pearson is the author of today’s Cato Online Forum essay, which explains the value and limitations of the International Trade Commission’s economic assessments of trade agreements. Too often, parties opposed to trade liberalization misappropriate the estimates in ways that raise doubts about the integrity of the models. Show More Summary
The Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal is just the latest in a long line of issues that Clinton has shifted her views on in recent weeks, giving Democratic rivals like O'Malley, the former Maryland governor, and Vermont Sen. Bernie...Show More Summary
NAIROBI — They call her the Queen of Ivory — a 66-year-old Chinese woman who became famous for her role in Africa’s illegal wildlife trade. Over 15 years, she helped smuggle more than 700 elephant tusks out of Africa, officials said Thursday. But as authorities closed in, Yang Feng Glan managed to evade arrest. Until […]