CHINA and the United States have made plans for face-to-face consultations over trade in January, the Chinese commerce ministry said on Thursday, as the world's two biggest economies advanced efforts to resolve a months-long trade war. While next month's meeting is a positive development, the two sides are not on track to make the kind of large-scale breakthrough that the Trump administration is seeking, according to Derek Scissors, a China expert at the American Enterprise Institute.
Meanwhile, those hiring fewer than 11 workers are allowed to raise minimum hourly wages first to 13.5 dollars by the end of 2018, and then to gradually build up the lowest hourly pay to 15 dollars until December 31, 2019. These clinics are part of an effort to address wage theft and worker exploitation among vulnerable populations, including low-wage and immigrant workers in the state.
Liquidation is expected to begin in January. Lampert is not offering to put up much new cash. Eddie Lampert is asking for more time to round up financing for his bid to keep Sears Holdings Corp. The once-dominant retailer filed for bankruptcy in October, and Lampert was seeking nearly $1 billion to support his rescue effort. The company also has a lot riding on its holiday season sales, which Sears indicated are not going as well as it had hoped.
The deal ends investigations that began after federal regulators revealed in September 2016 that Wells Fargo employees had for years opened millions of unauthorized bank accounts in customers' names. "Fortunately, both federal and state authorities have interceded to remedy Wells Fargo's misconduct". The company has committed to or already provided restitution to consumers in excess of $600 million.
That's in addition to the closure of 46 unprofitable stores that had already been announced on October 15. The store and the Auto Center at 7424 Dodge St.is among 80 slated for close nationwide months after Sears filed for bankruptcy protection .
He added that these new regulations may find their way into the policy itself. Wednesday's notification also said that the cash back that customers get as an incentive while online shopping should not be based on whether the product was bought from an affiliate of the platform or not.