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U.S. Resolution Against Hamas Is Defeated in the United Nations

The U.N. General Assembly rejected a U.S. resolution condemning Hamas as a terrorist organization, delivering a blow to Ambassador Nikki Haley’s parting action before leaving her post at the end of the year......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 7th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: United Nations votes down U.S. resolution against Hamas

The U.N. General Assembly on Thursday rejected a U.S. resolution condemning Hamas as a terrorist organization, delivering a blow to Ambassador Nikki Haley’s parting action before leaving her post at the end of the year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 6th, 2018

Trump sided with formula manufacturers to try to stop a pro-breastfeeding resolution at the United Nations

Christinne Muschi/Reuters The United States tried to stop a pro-breastfeeding resolution at the United Nations, but ultimately failed. Russia sponsored a compromised version of it after two days of negotiation. The US thre.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 8th, 2018

U.S. Delegates Opposed an International Resolution That Supported Breastfeeding

A report says the issue arose at the United Nations World Health Assembly in Geneva. The United Nations-affiliated World Health Assembly in Geneva this spring became the scene of a surprising showdown, as the U.S. battled with other nat.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 8th, 2018

120 countries voted to condemn Israel for using "excessive" force in Gaza clashes that killed over 100 people

Drew Angerer/Getty Images The United Nations overwhelmingly voted in favor of a resolution condemning Israel for using "excessive, disproportionate and indiscriminate" forc.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 14th, 2018

In Stunning Rebuke, UN Votes To Investigate Israel For Gaza Mass Shootings

The United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC) just issued a stunning rebuke to Israel, voting through a resolution calling on the council to "urgently dispatch an i.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 18th, 2018

European Parliament Votes On Resolution Supporting Medical Marijuana: Here"s What It Means

Earlier this week, the European Parliament passed a resolution recommending nations in the European Union revise their laws around medical marijuana to better support research and patient access. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzinga10 hr. 43 min. ago

Optimism over U.S.-China trade deal lifts equity markets

Hopes for a resolution in a prolonged trade spat between the United States and China helped extend a week-long rally in world stock markets on Wednesday, while bond yields also climbed......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 13th, 2019

Hundreds Of Libyan Ex-Slaves Begin Arriving In Canada

Canada has begun resettling hundreds of refugees living in slavery in Libya, one year after the United Nations asked countries to begin accepting them, the UN and the federal government said Wednesday. According to the Can.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 6th, 2019

Cost of Dirty Money

According to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, shady transactions continue to reach as muc.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureFeb 4th, 2019

Former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley reportedly charges a big speaking fee

Former Trump administration diplomat Nikki Haley who was an ambassador at the United Nations reportedly has a high rate for speaking events. Veuer's Justin Kircher has more.   .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 30th, 2019

U.N. Expert Wants to Examine Saudi Consulate Where Khashoggi Was Killed

A United Nations expert looking into the de.....»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 29th, 2019

Global FDI skids 19 percent on Trump tax reform, may rebound in 2019 - U.N.

Global foreign direct investment (FDI) fell 19 percent last year to an estimated $1.2 trillion, largely caused by U.S. President Donald Trump's tax reforms, the United Nations trade and development agency UNCTAD said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2019

US to Be World’s Largest Oil Producer in 2019

While other nations struggle to increase their crude production, and while some throttle back exports to drive the price of oil higher, the United States will be the largest oil producer of 2019......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 18th, 2019

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) optimism over a resolution to the trade war between the United States and China

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) optimism over a resolution to the trade war between the United States and China.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJan 18th, 2019

Wall Street rallies on trade hopes

U.S. stocks advanced on Thursday as hopes of a resolution to the trade dispute between the United States and China boosted industrial shares and lifted investor sentiment. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 17th, 2019

Stocks rise on trade optimism, pound strengthens

Global stock indexes rose on Thursday as optimism over a resolution to the trade war between the United States and China lifted sentiment, while sterling strengthened amid hopes of a second referendum on Britain's membership in the European Union......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 17th, 2019

Wall Street advances as industrials jump on trade hopes

U.S. stocks advanced on Thursday as hopes of a resolution to the trade dispute between the United States and China boosted industrial shares and lifted investor sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 17th, 2019

Popular U.K.-focused ETF edges up after Theresa May suffers historic Brexit defeat

Country-specific exchange-traded iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF turned slightly higher by 0.2% Tuesday afternoon after U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May's plan to divorce from the European Union was soundly defeated .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 15th, 2019

United States Oil (USO) Government data shows vast stockpiles of gasoline and other fuel in the United States

United States Oil (USO) Government data shows vast stockpiles of gasoline and other fuel in the United States Oil prices ticked higher on Thursday, extending a winning streak into a ninth session, with gains capped by the lack of any clear resolution to .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJan 11th, 2019

United Nations institute pilots carbon tax for staff air travel: Because ‘Climate Action’ starts at home (#SDG13)

United Nations institute pilots carbon tax for staff air travel: Because ‘Climate Action’ starts at home (#SDG13).....»»

Category: topSource: pressatJan 10th, 2019