The U.S sanctioned a network of Iranian companies worth billions on Tuesday, including banks and funds accused of financing the country’s paramilitary apparatus. Washington’s move increases pressure on Tehran, sending a message to governments and companies still working with Iran to stop or face penalties. The U.S.’s goal in targeting the Basij militia’s financing network, emphasizing the network’s use of child soldiers and other humans rights abuses in its announcement … Read More →
The latest tariffs on American and Chinese goods aren’t as severe as expected, making stocks rise on Tuesday. Substantial profits in tech also propelled market gains. The S&P 500 increased 0.5 percent to close at 2,904.31, headed by buyer discretionary spending and industrials. It is also less than half a percent from its record high.
President elect Donald J Trump took to Twitter last week to promise punitive actions for those companies who left the US. It’s hardly the sort of free trade beliefs he pushed during the election, and a nightmare scenario for US business. Mr. Trump outlined what could become one of his legacy policies as President of the United States in a tweetstorm. The U.S. is going to substantialy reduce taxes and … Read More →
“Companies are not going to leave the United States anymore without consequences. Not going to happen. It’s not going to happen, I’ll tell you right now,” Trump said on Thursday at a rally in Indiana as he boasted about the job’s he’d saved at Carrier, a company that purportedly planned to go to move 2,100 jobs to Mexico.
Trump’s 24k vodka might now be defunct, but its demonstrative of the President’s love for the yellow metal, and a big reason why the goldbug community supported the businessman for President. The vodka bottle even looks like a gold brick. Donald Trump predicted back in 2006 it’d be America’s favorite vodka.
Early in the Presidential Debate, attention turned to recent recordings leaked from a 2005 discussion in which Trump made derogatory comments towards women. “This was locker room talk,” he said. “I’m not proud of it. I apologize to my family, to the American people. Certainly, I’m not proud of it.” He added: “I have great respect for women. Nobody has more respect for women than i do. You hear these … Read More →