Signed by 50 employees, the employees have addressed a letter to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and President Brad Smith (via NBC ). The Microsoft workers said they are alarmed that their company is working to provide weapons technology to the U.S.
For me, the fear is a bigger trade fight between China and Australia but I just don't see it. "This could be a shot across the bow". According to Reuters , the northern port of Dalian has imposed a ban on all coal imports originating from Australia.
Since July, Washington and Beijing have hit each other with tariffs on more than $360 billion in 2-way trade, weighing on the manufacturing sectors in both countries. Altogether, these discussions aim to resolve outstanding issues regarding the economic and trade relations of the worlds two largest economies, as negotiators of both sides have strived to beat a 90-day deadline that ends on March 1.
Consumer Reports dropped the Recommended rating for the most affordable Tesla in the lineup thanks to input from more than 500 owners. Tesla fan-sites and electric auto news outlets have suggested that Consumer Reports has an issue with Tesla, and Tesla's shares took a slight tumble earlier today as Wall Street reacted to the Consumer Reports news.
As the risk appetite had been getting moderated over the hopes of a rational resolution of the trade deal, appeal for the riskier assets such as crude oil increased substantially, and today's market had reflected an overhaul of risk-appetite.
Provincial officials say the program will cost $3.7 billion over three years and result in $5.9 billion in revenues over the same period. Notley said she expects numerous leased railcars to be painted with Alberta's logo, but details still need to be worked out.