Trump has said some U.S. trading partners, particularly China, manipulated their currency, but has since backed off that claim and acknowledged that China had not weakened the yuan to make its exports cheaper. Trump has also been very vocal regarding his displeasure of Germany's huge trade surplus, the largest in the world. Beijing has repeatedly promised to open up financial services more widely to foreign firms, but has given few details on implementation.
CEO Dennis Muilenburg met with the president and explained the importance of the Export-Import Bank of the United States , which allows overseas customers to receive government-backed loans in order to purchase US goods. Trump opposed the Ex-Im Bank on the campaign trail, but he did an about-face this week, saying he now supports it. "Unless the Trump administration has reforms that can get Ex-Im out of the business of picking winners and losers with taxpayer dollars, then it will be hard ...
The panel held a hearing earlier this week about the highly publicized incident in which Louisville physician David Dao was forcibly thrown off a United flight because airline employees needed seats. Dao's lawyer said he doesn't believe the incident was racially motivated and that it appears that airlines don't have standard procedures for kicking people off plane.
Iran's Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan (1st L) briefs President Hassan Rouhani (C) on a tactical domestically-built drone, dubbed Mohajer-6, in Tehran on April 15, 2017. "Once again, I am here for Iran, for Islam, for freedom and for more stability in this country", he told reporters on Friday as he registered his candidacy.
But this is just one out-of-context line in a teaser - we do see Luke giving the film's protagonist Rey some traditional Jedi training, after all. She's taking her first step to coming to terms with this thing inside her that she never knew was there and is just starting to reveal its potential.
The company has reportedly put in a $27 billion bid on Toshiba's memory business, which is expected to be rejected. Apple was not immediately available for comment. This company is also one of the bidders for this chip business. The company also stated that it should be given exclusive negotiating rights, notes CNBC.