NATO faces a threat much bigger, and much older, than Trump

Reuters/Francois Lenoir As Hastings Ismay, NATO’s first secretary-general, famously put it, the alliance’s purpose in Europe was to.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 12th, 2018

New Apple watch could take bite out of Swiss market

The Swiss watch industry faces an increased threat from a new Apple Watch able to detect heart problems that is likely to appeal to older shoppers, industry experts said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 13th, 2018

Allies in Name Only? The U.S. and Turkey Slug It Out

The latest flare-up sent Turkish financial markets plunging. Donald Trump's tweets often come out of the blue, but his July 26 threat to sanction ally Turkey capped a crescendo of reproaches between the NATO allies.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 31st, 2018

Alibaba Faces A Much Bigger Threat Than Trade War

Alibaba Faces A Much Bigger Threat Than Trade War.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJul 17th, 2018

Former US ambassador to NATO: Trump’s claim immigrants are changing the UK’s culture is "code word for white supremacists"

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Former US ambassador to NATO Nicholas Burns on Friday slammed President Donald Trump for claiming immigrants are a threat to Europe's "culture." Burns said Trump's rhetoric was "code word for white supremacists."&n.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 13th, 2018

Trump Complains NATO Costs Too Much, Outspends Obama by 40% and Counting

Trump has said the U.S. should spend less but spent more on Europe's defense, all for a Russian threat he disputes is there......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 11th, 2018

America First, Helsinki, And Trump"s Existential Threat To The Empire

Authored by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog, The major – perhaps only – redeeming virtue of the Donald’s ersatz campaign platform was his clear intent to seek a rapprochement with Russia, revamp America’s commitments to NATO a.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 8th, 2018

Trump"s auto tariff plan threatens GM"s $7 billion South Korea rescue

SEOUL (Reuters) - Fresh off a $7 billion rescue for its loss-making South Korean operation, General Motors faces a new threat as U.S. President Donald Trump considers higher vehicle import tariffs that could "make or break" its Asian subsidiary......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 30th, 2018

China Vows Not To Negotiate Under Threat, As Trump Teases "Major Broadside" Against Beijing

Investors had managed to cling on to optimism that the 'trade skirmish' between the US and China would reach a swift conclusion - and that the US would ultimately be better off, as China would be forced to curtail practices like its IP theft from US .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 24th, 2018

Trump"s trade war with China just got a whole lot bigger

Trump"s trade war with China just got a whole lot bigger.....»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 24th, 2018

Donald Trump"s Rosenstein Dilemma

Authored by Mark Penn, op-ed via The Hill, Damned if you do. Damned if you don’t. That is the dilemma President Donald Trump faces as he decide.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 23rd, 2018

Monday is “T Day” for US-China Relations

The special Sino Saturday edition of CEO Daily. Monday is T-Day in the escalating trade war between the US and China--as in T for tariffs. That’s the day when President Trump’s threat to impose duties of up to 25% on more t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 22nd, 2018

The People vs. Donald Trump: Every Major Lawsuit and Investigation the President Faces

All of Trump's legal woes and foes.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 21st, 2018

California Governor"s Veiled Threat To Trump: "Something"s Got To Happen To This Guy"

Authored by Mac Slavo via, California governor Jerry Brown recently spoke a veiled threat to president Donald Trump.  Brown .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 20th, 2018

Trump urges OPEC to drive down oil prices, issuing new threat

“We protect the countries of the Middle East, they would not be safe for very long without us, and yet they continue to push for higher and higher oil prices! We will remember,” President Trump tweeted......»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 20th, 2018

‘We will remember’: Trump urges OPEC to drive down oil prices, issuing new threat

In a morning tweet, President Trump drew the U.S.-Mideast military umbrella into the equation. The U.S. maintains a large military presence in the region, including naval forces that keep the sea lanes open for oil tankers......»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 20th, 2018

Japan PM Abe wins extended term, faces Trump trade challenge

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has won a ruling party leadership vote, setting him on track to become Japan's long.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 20th, 2018

US Consumers Dragged Into Trade War as Bigger Growth Hit Seen - Bloomberg

BloombergUS Consumers Dragged Into Trade War as Bigger Growth Hit SeenBloombergPresident Donald Trump's decision to impose tariffs on an additional $200 b.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 18th, 2018

Russia reportedly warned Mattis it could use nuclear weapons in Europe, and it made him see Moscow as an "existential threat" to the US

AP During the early months of the Trump administration, Russia reportedly told Defense Secretary Jim Mattis of its willingness to use nuclear weapons under certain conditions. It's not clear in what context the w.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 14th, 2018

If Trump slaps tariffs on more Chinese goods, US shoppers will pay the price - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesIf Trump slaps tariffs on more Chinese goods, US shoppers will pay the priceLos Angeles TimesPresident Trump's threat to ramp up tariffs.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 14th, 2018

If Trump slaps tariffs on more Chinese goods, U.S. shoppers will pay the price

President Trump’s threat to ramp up tariffs.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesSep 14th, 2018