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Mnuchin: If China agreed to a fair relationship, we'd sign that deal 'in a second'

The escalating trade war between Washington and Beijing dominated discussions at the G-7 gathering in France.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 26 Aug 2019 | 12:44 am

Alibaba-backed Chinese A.I. firm Megvii files for Hong Kong IPO

Megvii is known for its facial recognition technology and while revenue grew over 350% in 2018, its losses have widened.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 26 Aug 2019 | 12:36 am

Shares of Japanese automakers, South Korean chipmakers fall on escalating trade fears

China said Friday it will be resuming 25% duties on U.S. autos, and a further 5% on auto parts and components.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 25 Aug 2019 | 11:09 pm

Singapore braces for challenges in the job market

Education Minister Ong Ye Kung says the Singapore government has been preparing for the challenge of an aging workforce "for the past 20 years."

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 25 Aug 2019 | 10:18 pm

Here's everything that happened over the weekend with the US-China trade war

Tensions stemming from the U.S.-China trade war escalated sharply over the last few days, with much happening as Asian markets were shut down for the weekend.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 25 Aug 2019 | 9:04 pm

Trump wants US companies to leave China. Here's what it could mean for Chinese businesses

The latest round of tariff announcements means that by year end, essentially all Chinese goods exported to the U.S. will be subject to duties.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 25 Aug 2019 | 7:41 pm

Asia stocks fall as US-China trade war intensifies; offshore yuan slumps to new low

Stocks in Asia fell Monday afternoon following an escalation in the U.S.-China trade war late last week.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 25 Aug 2019 | 7:33 pm

Dow futures point to opening declines as US-China trade war escalates

Futures fell after Trump said the U.S. will raise tariffs on more than $500 billion worth of Chinese imports, increasing trade tensions.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 25 Aug 2019 | 6:01 pm

Top investor gives four winning plays as violent market swings grip market

Bryn Mawr Trust CIO Jeffrey Mills lists where to put money to work as Wall Street copes with trade war and recession jitters.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 25 Aug 2019 | 5:00 pm

Target to Open Dozens of Disney Stores in the Next Year

The discount chain will open many Disney shops in a new blow to department stores like J.C. Penney.

Source: Fortune | 25 Aug 2019 | 4:00 pm

Disney and Target are teaming up to open stores with each other's help

The announcement for Target also comes on the heels of a strong quarterly earnings report, where it showed it drove more people to stores and got them to spend more money there.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 25 Aug 2019 | 3:04 pm

What’s Happening in the Amazon? Brazil’s Rainforest Has Been On Fire for Three Weeks

"The scale is one that requires a governmental response."

Source: Fortune | 25 Aug 2019 | 1:28 pm

Kudlow does not expect China to retaliate against Trump's latest tariffs despite Beijing's warning

Despite Kudlow's expectations, China said on Saturday that it strongly opposes Trump's decision to levy additional tariffs on $550 billion worth of Chinese goods, and warned the U.S. of consequences if it does not end its "wrong actions."

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 25 Aug 2019 | 11:44 am

Trump Regrets Not Taxing China More, White House Says

Pushed to end a trade war with China, President Donald Trump instead upped his pressure on Beijing.

Source: Fortune | 25 Aug 2019 | 11:12 am

How Reliance Jio Became India’s Wireless Wonder

How an Indian telecom company went from zero to 331 million subscribers in three years.

Source: Fortune | 25 Aug 2019 | 10:00 am