Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said at a news briefing the sanctions are not helping U.S. In recent years, Washington "in theory" should have learned that for us the language of sanctions is unacceptable, the solution of real problems only hinder such actions.
Last season in Chicago, Wade averaged 18.3 points, 4.5 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 1.4 steals per game in 60 regular season contests. That would put Wade on the open market and, while he's not the All-Star level player he was a few seasons ago, he's still a capable and impactful player.
We believe this is the strongest reflection of the firm's efforts to verticalize its product portfolio, and management echoed this sentiment by calling out numerous wins in the financial services and healthcare industries, two verticals where Salesforce has introduced industry-specific products.
Today, it will be the turn of the USA government's Energy Information Administration. Despite a 13 percent jump in production since mid-2016 to 9.5 million barrels per day (bpd), the country's commercial crude inventories have fallen 13 percent from their March records to below 2016 levels.
Ford is in talks to launch fully electric cars for China, after announcing today it had signed a memorandum of understanding with Chinese auto firm Anhui Zotye Automobile to develop a joint venture. Ford's not alone in building new JVs in China focused specifically on electric: Volkswagen announced plans to create its own third venture with a Chinese partner earlier this year, with production to begin in 2018.
Under the terms of the deal, AP Moller Maersk will get $4.95bn in Total shares with Total acquiring $2.5b of Maersk Oil's debt. It also complements the company's global portfolio and creates synergies, including more than $200 million in cost synergies and about $100 million identified fiscal synergies per year.