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Pentagon Official Warns China Exporting Killer AI Drones To Middle East

Pentagon Official Warns China Exporting Killer AI Drones To Middle East US Defense Secretary Mark Esper warned during a speech on artificial intelligence at the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence public conferen.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 9th, 2019

China Warns: US About To Open "Pandora"s Box" In Middle East

Just after the Pentagon announced late Monday it is sending 1,000 additional US troops to the Middle East in response to soaring tensions with Iran over last week's tanker attack incident, China has urged the world to stand.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 18th, 2019

Oil prices jump as downed U.S. drone stokes Middle East tensions

Oil prices climbed around 3% on Thursday amid escalating tensions in the Middle East as a U.S. official said one of the country's military drones was shot down by an Iranian missile......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 20th, 2019

US Pulls Patriot Missiles From Middle East As Focus Shifts To China, Russia Threat

The Pentagon is removing Patriot missile systems from several Middle Eastern countries next month, an a move that the Wall Street Journal says coincides with a "realignment of forces and ca.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 26th, 2018

"This is the most prosperous economy the world has ever seen" says Jamie Dimon

While many investors may worry about the effects that the U.S.-China trade war, Brexit and Middle East tensions are having on the global economy, Jamie Dimon has this advice: Relax......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 11th, 2019

Key Words: ‘This is the most prosperous economy the world has ever seen’ says Jamie Dimon — and it’s going to continue

While many investors may worry about the effects that the U.S.-China trade war, Brexit and Middle East tensions are having on the global economy, Jamie Dimon has this advice: Relax......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 10th, 2019

Oil prices edge up, supported by Iran ship attack, U.S.-China trade detente

Oil prices were little changed on Monday, holding onto 2% gains from Friday amid renewed geopolitical tensions in the Middle East, while a detente in the U.S.-China trade war buoyed market sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 13th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil up nearly 4% for week on reported progress in U.S.-China trade talks, rise in Middle East tensions

Oil prices climb Friday to tally a gain of nearly 4% for the week as reported progress in U.S.-China trade negotiations eased worries about energy demand, and as news of an explosion on an Iranian tanker fed tensions in the Middle East......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2019

US Army Readying Massive Order For M16A4 Assault Rifles

US Army Readying Massive Order For M16A4 Assault Rifles Whether it's because of the threat of war in the Middle East or maybe due to modernization efforts via the Pentagon, a new report from Defense Blog indicates that the U.S. Army Co.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 4th, 2019

Oil drops 2% on Chinese data, Saudi output recovery

Oil fell nearly 2% on Monday as China's economic outlook remained weak amid an ongoing trade war with the United States and market fears of supply shortfalls and conflicts in the Middle East after the Sept. 14 attack on Saudi Arabia faded......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 30th, 2019

Stocks fall as PMI surveys disappoint, oil gains more than 1%

Global shares dipped on Monday as weaker than expected economic surveys added to investor worries over the unresolved U.S.-China trade dispute's effects on the world economy, while oil gained more than 1% as Middle East tensions remained elevated......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 23rd, 2019

Bowser official warns GSA will "rue the day" it passed on Poplar Point for the SEC

The Trump administration will come to regret its decision to rule out a development site east of the Anacostia River from the competition for a new Securities and Exchange Commission headquarters, a top official for D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser warned W.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2019

Saudi oil attacks came from southwest Iran, U.S. official says, raising tensions

The United States believes the attacks that crippled Saudi Arabian oil facilities last weekend originated in southwestern Iran, a U.S. official told Reuters on Tuesday, an assessment that further increases tension in the Middle East......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 17th, 2019

Official says U.S. believes Saudi attacks came from southwest Iran

The United States believes the attacks that crippled Saudi Arabian oil facilities last weekend originated in southwestern Iran, a U.S. official told Reuters on Tuesday, giving an assessment that further increases tension in the Middle East......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 17th, 2019

Kremlin warns against "hasty conclusions" over attacks in Saudi Arabia

Russia on Monday urged countries in the Middle East and outside the region not to draw "hasty conclusions" on who staged the attacks on Saudi oil facilities......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 16th, 2019

Pentagon in talks with Australia on rare earths plant: official

The U.S. Department of Defense is in talks with Australia to host a facility that would process rare earth minerals, part of an effort to reduce reliance on China for the specialized materials used in military equipment, a senior American official said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 27th, 2019

Oil steadies as Gulf tensions offset U.S. economic data

Oil prices steadied on Friday and were on track for a weekly increase as geopolitical tensions in the Middle East and concerns over the safety of oil transport in the Gulf countered slowing U.S. economic growth amid a U.S.-China trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 26th, 2019

Oil advances as geopolitical tensions offset slack demand

Oil prices edged higher on Friday on worries about Middle East tensions, though a flagging global economic growth outlook amid the U.S.-China trade war capped gains......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 26th, 2019

Oil prices nudge up as geopolitical tensions counter sluggish demand

Oil prices edged higher on Friday on worries about Middle East tensions, offset by a flagging global economic growth outlook amid the U.S.-China trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 26th, 2019

Oil drops after poll points to slower global growth

Oil prices fell on Friday after a Reuters poll showed global economic growth is likely to slow further amid the U.S.-China trade war, although losses were limited by tensions in the Middle East......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 25th, 2019

Luckin Coffee and Kuwait"s Americana Group to develop retail coffee business in greater Mideast, India

China's Luckin Coffee Inc. said Monday it is partnering with Kuwait Food Co. Americana KSCC to develop a new retail coffee business in the greater Middle East and India. Americana Group is the biggest integrated food product company in the Middle Eas.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 22nd, 2019