The US just cut a deal with a major ally that will put China"s submarines in their crosshairs

(AP Photo/Manish Swarup) The US and India strengthened ties this month by signing COMCASA, a major communications agreement. It will .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 14th, 2018

Disney Wins Chinese Approval for Fox Deal, Clearing Major Hurdle

Analysts had worried that China might use Disney’s $71.3 billion deal to buy most of 21st Century Fox as a weapon in a trade war with the United States......»»

Category: mediaSource: nyt20 hr. 45 min. ago

Disney"s Fox deal gets China"s approval

Walt Disney Co on Monday received unconditional approval from China for its deal to buy Twenty-First Century Fox's entertainment assets, clearing one of the last major hurdles for the deal to go through......»»

Category: topSource: reuters21 hr. 45 min. ago

Stocks end mostly higher, but suffer weekly losses on tech weakness - MarketWatch

Business RecorderStocks end mostly higher, but suffer weekly losses on tech weaknessMarketWatchStocks ended mostly higher Friday, finding support after President Donald Trump said China "wants to make a trade deal" with the U.S. But major indexes st.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 16th, 2018

Cramer"s game plan: Stay on your toes as market-moving news flow continues

Jim Cramer tells investors not to be too positive or too negative in a week with major earnings reports, a potential trade deal with China and the midterm elections......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyNov 2nd, 2018

Austin group calling for voter approval of any MLS stadium deal

A group critical of commercial development has set its crosshairs on Austin's Major League Soccer stadium deal, along with future agreements like it. IndyAustin, a political action committee that helped kill the city's effort to overhaul its land.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 28th, 2018

Anti-CodeNext group targets soccer stadium agreement, similar deals in petition

A group critical of commercial development has set its crosshairs on Austin's Major League Soccer stadium deal, along with future agreements like it. IndyAustin, a political action committee that helped kill CodeNext, is now circulating a petition .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 27th, 2018

Vatican and China Sign Deal Over Bishops, Allowing Pope a Veto

The Vatican and the Chinese government signed an agreement on the appointment of bishops in China, ending a decadeslong struggle over the issue, but leaving major controversies in their relationship unresolved......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 22nd, 2018

Trump relents on EU car tariffs, as U.S.-China fight derails Qualcomm deal

In what the EU chief called a "major concession," U.S. President Donald Trump agreed on Wednesday to refrain from imposing car tariffs while the two sides launch negotiations to cut other trade barriers, easing the threat of a transatlantic trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 26th, 2018

China"s Cosco Gets U.S. Security Clearance to Purchase Shipping Rival

Cosco’s takeover of rival Orient Overseas received the blessing of a U.S. national-security review body, removing a major overhang of the $6.3 billion deal......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 8th, 2018

Angela Merkel woos China as Donald Trump poses new trade challenge

Merkel faces a delicate balancing act on the China trip,as she seeks to show Chinese-German solidarity over free trade and the Iran nuclear deal without harming German ties with long-term ally US.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 24th, 2018

The Battle For The Iranian Nuclear Deal: China Vs The US

Authored by James Dorsey via MidEastSoccer blog, Conventional wisdom has it that China stands to benefit from the US withdrawal from the 2015 international nuclear agreement with Iran, particularly if major European co.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 22nd, 2018

After Walmart-Flipkart deal, Amazon scouts for offline ally

While the talks are still at a preliminary stage, sources said major retail players had held discussions with Amazon.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 16th, 2018

China has quietly been preparing to "fill the vacuum" created by the US leaving the Iran deal

NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP/Getty Images China's role in global diplomacy has been rising, and Trump's decision to pull the US out of the Iran nuclear deal may have given Beijing a major boost.  Alex Vatanka, a senior fellow at the Middle East Ins.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 9th, 2018

Exxon Mobil in Focus as Iran Deal in the Crosshairs

Shares are still underperforming despite oil hovering at $70. The oil major stands to benefit from an end to the Iran nuclear dealRelated Stocks: XOM, RDS.A, CVX,.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMay 8th, 2018

China and Indonesia Deal Helps ASEAN

China and Indonesia Deal Helps ASEAN Ahead of Chinese Premier Li Keqiang’s official visit to Indonesia next week, experts said stable ties between the two major developing economies will also enhance China’s cooperatio.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMay 6th, 2018

Qualcomm"s $44 Billion Purchase of NXP Has "Hard to Resolve" Issues: China

China is the last major government yet to approve the pending deal and this is its first public comment since Beijing-Washington trade tensions ramped up......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjApr 19th, 2018

Chinese Approval Keeps Disney-Fox on Track to Close Early

Chinese regulators have approved Disney’s $71.3 billion plan to acquire major assets of 21st Century Fox, putting the deal on track to close sooner than expected......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsj10 hr. 45 min. ago

China"s Xi visits Manila to deepen ties with America"s ally

China's president wil.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnews12 hr. 45 min. ago

Elon Musk"s SpaceX cuts loan deal by $500 million

SpaceX slashed the size of the leveraged loan it is seeking by $500 million, according to people with knowledge of the matter, the latest twist in a saga that had already seen Elon Musk’s closest ally on Wall Street balk at the terms of the deal......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral15 hr. 45 min. ago

The odds that the US and China don"t reach a trade deal just got higher: Cramer

Jim Cramer warns that the Trump administration's mixed messaging on trade with China could result in increased tensions between the United States and the People's Republic......»»

Category: topSource: madmoney16 hr. 15 min. ago