If you make China the enemy, China will be the enemy", an official told Nine News . "These practices have seriously damaged mutual trust between the two countries, poisoned bilateral ties, and reduced the developing momentum of China-Australia relations", the spokesperson said.
The ONS said prices for clothes rose in October, returning to their normal seasonal pattern after disruption this year caused by the coronavirus lockdown. Second-hand auto prices also rose in October as people tried to reduce their reliance on public transport. That was the strongest gain for an October in the index's 22 years.
Trump announced his decision on Twitter, accusing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of "not negotiating in good faith", and said he won't deal on Covid relief further until the 2020 election is over, specifically "after I win". On the macro front, the United States trade deficit in goods and services continued to grow in August, according to the Commerce Department , growing 5.9% month-on-month to $67.1bn - the highest monthly level since 2006.
With a stock market value over $400 billion, Tesla will be among the most valuable companies ever added to the widely followed stock market index, larger than 95 percent of the S&P 500's existing components. The announcement marks Tesla's arrival as a consistently profitable company after building up losses in its first nine years as a public company. The Q3 revenue of Tesla rose to $8.7 billion against the Wall Street expectations of $8.2 billion.
The UK left the European Union on 31 January but is continuing to follow numerous bloc's rules until 31 December, when the 11-month post-Brexit transition period ends. Johnson's Downing Street office said there had been no change to its Brexit strategy after Cummings' departure. "He's got to deliver on his promise to the British people and get that deal".
USA oil rigs rose 10 to 236 this week, according to Baker Hughes data, their highest since May. Also pressuring prices, USA government data (from the Energy Information Administration) showed crude inventories rose by 4.3 million barrels last week.