Category: business

Why tech secrets, not steel, could cause the real clash between the U.S. and China

Steel and aluminum tariffs aren’t the only explosive trade issue between the United States and China. Stolen trade secrets are also poised to become a flash point as the United States weighs how to transform President Donald Trump’s tough talk on China into policy. ‘; var storytext = document.getElementById(‘storytext’); var heightToSkip = 0; function […]

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What is the Windsor hum and is it really US Steel’s fault? | Business

Name: The Windsor Hum. Age: About seven years old. Appearance: Invisible, fleeting. What is it? An intermittent low juddering or rumbling sound, inaudible to many Windsor residents, but torture to others. It may last minutes, hours or days, before subsiding again. Click here to hear the Windsor hum for yourself. Could it be something to […]

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Exchange glitch allows traders to claim cryptocurrency for $0 — RT Business News

A computing error at a Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Zaif has allowed some customers to claim digital tokens for $0. This raises further questions about security at crypto exchanges. Read more The glitch happened with Zaif’s price calculation system and allowed seven customers to obtain digital money for free. Six of the transactions have been voided, […]

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U.S. Existing-Home Sales Slumped in January

Feb. 21, 2018 10:06 a.m. ET WASHINGTON—Sales of previously owned U.S. homes declined in January, suggesting that fast-rising prices and tight inventory may be restraining buyer demand at the beginning 2018. Existing-home sales fell 3.2% in January from the prior month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.38 million, the National Association of Realtors […]

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Arizona fails to collect $36.7 million in drug rebates

CLOSE THE GAGGLE: TALKING POLITICS EVERY WEEK WITH THE AZCENTRAL.COM TEAM The Gaggle: Shooter investigated, abortion bill, Montenegro’s path to the U.S. | 8:33 The Republic’s politics teams talks Don Shooter’s claims of being privately investigated, a new and controversial abortion bill, and Steve Montenegro’s legal path to citizenship on Feb. 13, 2018. Sean Logan […]

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Soybeans: A massive US farming industry fears China trade trouble

by Matt Rivers   @CNNMoney February 21, 2018: 7:48 AM ET One of America’s biggest farming industries fears it could find itself in China’s cross hairs if President Trump keeps ramping up trade tensions between the world’s two largest economies. China is the world’s biggest buyer of US soybeans. It imported $14 billion worth of […]

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NatWest Bank tests Cora, an AI bot that will answer customer questions | Money

NatWest is testing an artificial intelligence-powered “digital human” called Cora that will converse with customers in branches – raising fears that bank tellers could be replaced by avatars. Cora, described by the bank as “highly lifelike”, is the result of a link-up with a New Zealand tech company whose co-founder was involved with creating digital […]

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‘Triumph of hope over reality’ – strategist bursts market recovery expectations — RT Business News

The sharp pullback and volatility seen by global equity markets recently is far from finished with a “third wave” of market correction still ahead, says Chris Watling, chief executive at Longview Economics in London. Read more “The idea that it’s all done in one sell-off is, I think, probably a triumph of hope over reality,” […]

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America’s Emerging Petro Economy Flips the Impact of Oil

America’s Emerging Petro Economy Flips the Impact of Oil – WSJ BROWSER UPDATE To gain access to the full experience, please upgrade your browser: Chrome | Safari | Firefox | Internet Explorer Note: If you are running Internet Explorer 10 and above, make sure it is not in compatibility mode We use cookies and browser […]

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Scottsdale’s Gold Hill mine is for sale for $2.79 million

CLOSE This property near Scottsdale, Arizona, was listed for $43 million in 2010 and is on the market for $2.79 million. What’s special about it? It has a gold mine. Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty The 117-acre Gold Hill mine had been listed for $43 million in 2010 and is […]

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