Facebook owns Instagram and WhatsApp , and Mark Zuckerberg is apparently goddamn sick of having to remind people of that fact. Facebook has revealed that it is now going forward to state that they do own both WhatsApp and Instagram frankly.
Emerging market assets fell to one-month lows on Thursday after the USA central bank dampened hopes for a long rate-cutting campaign. "We're thinking of it essentially as a mid-cycle adjustment to policy", he said. Mr Trump has blamed the Fed's four rate hikes in 2018 as a key reason why the USA economy is slowing. Trade negotiations between the USA and China in Shanghai this week appear to have gone nowhere - in the midst of the talks Trump unhelpfully accused China of not negotiating in ...
In June, the European Commission announced that it reached an agreement with the U.S. to allow the import of more hormone-free USA beef. The deal still needs the approval of the European Parliament before it can go into effect. The U.S. beef industry believes spotty access to the market is a reason why more American farmers do not raise their cattle without hormones, which speed up growth.
Average hourly earnings rose 0.3 per cent from the prior month, above estimates, following an upwardly revised 0.3 per cent gain. The U-6 unemployment rate, which is a broader measure of underutilization in the labor market that includes those looking for work, marginally attached to the labor force, and part-time for economic reasons, hit 7.0 percent, its lowest point since 2000.
Oil prices rose for a fifth day on Wednesday, buoyed by a bigger than expected drop in USA inventories and as investors awaited a widely expected cut in interest rates by the Federal Reserve, the first in more than 10 years. In the United States, analysts forecast crude stockpiles dropped by 2.6 million barrels last week, according to a Reuters poll. USA commodity markets traded well on Tuesday with crude oil, gold and natural gas producing solid gains.
Treasury from China. The 10% tariff will end up impacting a large number of consumer goods and electronic appliances which are imported from China. "Until such time as there's a deal", Trump said , "we'll be taxing them". Talks fell apart in May after the United States accused China of walking back on its commitments, while Beijing said Washington kept changing its demands and refused to remove existing tariffs.