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China warns Washington’s ‘capricious’ trade actions will hurt U.S. workers

China warns Washington's 'capricious' trade actions will hurt U.S. workers

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BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s commerce ministry on Thursday accused the United States of being “capricious” over bilateral trade issues, and warned that the interests of U.S. workers and farmers ultimately will be hurt by Washington’s penchant for brandishing “big sticks”. FILE PHOTO: China's Ministry of Commerce spokesperson Gao Feng attends a news conference at the…
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The Mouse chases the Fox: Disney makes $71B US counteroffer for Twenty-First Century Fox

The Mouse chases the Fox: Disney makes $71B US counteroffer for Twenty-First Century Fox

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The mouse is chasing the fox. Disney is offering more than $71 billion US for Fox's entertainment businesses in a counterbid to Comcast's nearly $66 billion US offer . The battle for Twenty-First Century Fox reflects a new imperative among entertainment and telecommunications firms. They are amassing ever more programming to better compete with technology…
More documents from Panama Papers law firm leak out, exposing its panic

More documents from Panama Papers law firm leak out, exposing its panic

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More private documents from the Panamanian law firm at the centre of one of the biggest-ever leaks of financial records have been exposed, showing how enraged its clients were, global media outlets are revealing today. Mossack Fonseca saw 11.5 million of its client files anonymously leaked to journalists in 2016 in what became known as…
Hudson’s Bay, other stores pressured to dump Trump products, amid tariff tiff

Hudson's Bay, other stores pressured to dump Trump products, amid tariff tiff

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The recent tariff dispute between Canada and U.S. has sparked a renewed social media call to boycott stores carrying Trump family merchandise. However, the campaign may be fruitless, according to some business strategy experts. They say not only do boycotts not tend to work, but also, goods associated with the family of U.S. President Donald Trump — from…