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Euro Slides After Trump Threatens Sanctions To Stop NordStream 2 (Again!)

President Trump (and alternatively Congress) has been threatening sanctions against the N.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 12th, 2019

German Business Blasts Trump"s NordStream 2 Sanctions As "Attack On EU Sovereignty"

A German business group said on Friday that any attempts by the United States to stop Europe from buying Russian gas in the form of additional sanctions against Moscow would be an attack on Euro.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 12th, 2019

Lira Slides After Turkey Vows It Will Retaliate To US Sanctions Over S-400

Two weeks ago, when Trump started rolling out tariffs left and right as a political punishment weapon for any sovereigns who presented hurdles to White House p.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 14th, 2019

Was the Old Cuba Playbook Worth Dusting Off?

Trump’s turn to economic sanctions quiets dialogue, threatens islands’ private businesses. During the Trump administration, the United States has slipped back into a familiar foreign-policy groove,.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 11th, 2019

President Trump Threatens Tariffs Of Up To 25% On All Mexican Imports

U.S. President Donald Trump said he will begin a series of escalating tariffs on all Mexican imports beginning June 10 unless Mexico and U.S. lawmakers take immediate steps to stop the flow of illegal immigration into the United States. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 31st, 2019

Market Snapshot: Dow slides nearly 200 points as Trump threatens tariffs on $11 billion of EU goods

U.S. stock benchmarks on Tuesday slide amid the threat of a fresh escalation of tensions on tariffs with the European Union......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 9th, 2019

Trump threatens Mexico with auto tariffs, backs off border closure

President Donald Trump threatened to slap tariffs on automobiles made in Mexico and close the US-Mexico border if the country didn't stop "massive amounts of drugs" coming into the US within one year......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 4th, 2019

"We Are In A Panic Situation": Japan Asks Rusal To Stop Aluminum Shipments While Prices Soar

One week ago, when the Trump administration unveiled the most draconian Russian sanctions yet which among others targeted Putin-ally Oleg Deripaska and the Russian oligarch's aluminum g.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 17th, 2018

Oil spikes as Trump threatens withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal

Oil climbed Thursday morning on concerns the US will withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal. If Trump withdraws from the deal, the US would could reimpose hefty sanctions on Iran, who would in turn lose incentive to curb its nuclear progra.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 27th, 2018

Trump"s Iran Sanctions Put Oil Buyers in a Bind

Washington’s decision to reinstate Iranian sanctions threatens to slowly cut off a chunk of the world’s crude supply—a shift that could redraw global supply lines and require Iran’s big customers to find alternative sources......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 9th, 2018

Trump Threatens to Cut Foreign Aid To Stop Illegal Immigration At U.S. Border

"Every time someone comes from a certain country, we're going to deduct a rather large amount of money from what we give them in aid," President Donald Trump said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 24th, 2018

Trump Threatens to Cut Foreign Aid to Stop Illegal Immigration at U.S. Border

"Every time someone comes from a certain country, we're going to deduct a rather large amount of money from what we give them in aid," President Donald Trump said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 24th, 2018

Russia Finance Minister: We Are Ready To Ditch The Dollar In Favor Of The Euro

In a testament to the success of the latest Trump sanctions against Russia, overnight Russian aluminum giant Rusal announced that its chief executive, Aleksandra Bu.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 24th, 2018

Outside the Box: How the Trump administration can stop the wild roller coaster of its China trade policy

First it threatens a trade war, then it shifts to peace and then back again to threat of tariffs......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 29th, 2018

President Trump Threatens to Stop All Trade With Countries That Don’t Drop Tariffs on U.S. Goods

"We’re the piggy bank that everybody is robbing. And that ends." President Donald Trump delivered.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 9th, 2018

Trump Threatens 20% Tariffs On All Cars Coming Into US; Euro, Car Stocks Slide

Fiat Chrysler, Volkswagen, and BMW shares are sliding following the latest shot across the bow from President Trump in the global trade wars. This time he took some time off from China and aimed at the European Union, threaten.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 22nd, 2018

Trump Today: Trump Today: President threatens tariffs on European cars, tells Republicans to stop ‘wasting their time’ on immigration

President Donald Trump threatened Friday to place tariffs on European cars, as he told congressional Republicans to stop “wasting their time” on immigration until after the midterm elections, and urged OPEC to boost oil production......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 22nd, 2018

Another Pre-Summit Dividend - No Sanctions On Nordstream 2

Authored by Tom Luongo, I hate to say “I told you so,” but, “I told you so.”  There will be no sanctions on the Nordstream 2 pipeline.  The reason is because sanctions won’t stop the project at this point. .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 1st, 2018

Turkey And India Have Leverage In Trump"s Iran Sanction War

Authored by Tom Luongo, Both India and Turkey have said they will defy President Trump’s call for them to stop buying Iranian oil once the U.S. reapplies sanctions in November.  That isn’t really news......»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 2nd, 2018

Trump Doubles Down: Threatens Sanctions On European Investors In Russian Pipeline

With less than a week to go before President Trump is scheduled to meet with President Putin in Helsinki, the State Department has decided to renew its pressure campaign on Western businesses invested in Russia's Nord Stream 2 pipeline t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 11th, 2018

House Speaker casts doubt on Congress acting to stop trade tariffs

U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan said on Thursday that while he does not support President Donald Trump's moves to impose tariffs on major U.S. trading partners' goods, he questioned the wisdom of Congress taking legislative action to stop such sanctions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 12th, 2018