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Countries Buying the Most Weapons From the US Government

The United States is notably not just by far the world’s largest military force, but also by far the largest supplier of arms. As the source of approximately 36% of the world’s military exports, the........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 15th, 2019

Saudi Arabia buys the most weapons from the US government. See what other countries top list.

As the source of approximately 36 percent of the world’s military exports, the United States is by far the largest e.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 26th, 2019

Countries buying the most weapons from the US

The United States is notably not just by far the world’s largest military force, but also by far the largest supplier of arms......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 18th, 2019

U.S. grants eight countries Iran sanctions waivers: Bloomberg

The U.S. government has agreed to let eight countries, including close allies South Korea and Japan, as well as India, keep buying Iranian oil after it reimposes sanctions on Tehran from next week, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing a U.S. official......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 2nd, 2018

China says lodged solemn representations with U.S. over Huawei

China said on Thursday it had lodged solemn representations with the United States after it blocked Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei from buying U.S. goods, a major escalation in the trade war between the two countries......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 23rd, 2019

Gilead chief defends HIV drug profits, says government patent for Truvada is invalid

Gilead’s HIV drug costs between $1,600 and $2,000 a month in the United States, compared with just a few dollars a month in some foreign countries......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 16th, 2019

U.S. blacklists China"s Huawei

The Trump administration clamps down on Chinese telecoms giant Huawei by adding it to a list of companies banned from buying components and technology from U.S. firms without government approval. Eve Johnson reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 16th, 2019

14 Countries the US Government Doesn’t Want You to Visit

The U.S. State Department issued in January a do not travel advisory for Venezuela, ordering the immediate evacuation of all non-emergency U.S. government employees and family members due to ongoing........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 7th, 2019

These Are the Countries That Own the World’s Gold

The World Gold Council reports that central banks are buying gold at levels not surpassed since 2013, and they bought more than 140 tons of the precious metal in the first quarter......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 2nd, 2019

Market Extra: Here’s what the expiration of waivers on Iran crude sanctions will mean for oil prices

Waivers allowing some countries to continue buying Iranian oil despite U.S. sanctions will expire this week. Here’s what that may mean for prices......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 30th, 2019

US Government Spending On Colleges Is Already Higher Than In The Countries With "Free" College"

US Government Spending On Colleges Is Already Higher Than In The Countries With "Free" College".....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 26th, 2019

Goldman Sachs not expecting oil to rally despite tighter sanctions on Iran

Goldman Sachs expects the United States' decision to end exemptions from sanctions for countries still buying oil from Iran to have a limited impact on crude prices......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 23rd, 2019

Currencies: Oil-pegged currencies gain as U.S. says it will end waivers for Iranian crude imports

Currencies linked to commodity prices head higher on Monday after U.S. government says it will end waivers for countries that import Iranian oil......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 22nd, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. to end waivers for countries buying Iranian oil imports

The State Department is expected to announce the end of waivers for countries to import Iranian oil on Monday, part of the Trump administration’s effort to drive Iran’s exports to zero, people familiar with the decision said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 22nd, 2019

US fines Italian bank $1.3 billion in sanctions probe

Italian bank UniCredit will pay $1.3 billion (1.5 billion euros) to settle charges by the U.S. government that it violated sanctions against Iran and other countries......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 16th, 2019

Italy"s UniCredit says among banks accused of running bond cartel

Italy's biggest lender UniCredit said it is among a group of banks accused of running a cartel in trading euro zone government bonds between 2007 and 2012, years when financial crises dragged down banks and several European countries......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 11th, 2019

Standard Chartered to pay $1.1 billion for sanctions violations

London-based Standard Chartered PLC has agreed to pay U.S. and British authorities $1.1 billion over violations of sanctions on Iran and other countries, several government agencies said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 9th, 2019

Centene to acquire WellCare for $15 billion, create Medicaid powerhouse

Centene is buying its rival to dive deeper into government-funded health coverage in the same week that President Trump’s administration renewed its attack on the Affordable Care Act......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 27th, 2019

President Trump’s Team Split Over Iran Oil Waivers Ahead Of Next Deadline

$USO, $OIL FLASH: This dust-up could get very ‘ugly’ US President Trump’s national security team is deeply divided over whether to let a small group of countries keep buying Iranian Crude Oil after a US deadline on san.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 26th, 2019

The World’s Biggest Arms Importers and Their Biggest Suppliers

Some countries have comprehensive weapons industries and are capable of maintaining their militaries with enough supply left over to export various arms to allies and clients around the world. These........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 11th, 2019

These Countries Are Increasing Their Weapons Exports the Fastest

The United States, Russia, France, Germany, and China were the world’s largest exporters of military supplies in the years 2014-2018 — accounting for 75% of all arms exports, according to the........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 11th, 2019