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Fed"s Barkin Warns Tariffs Threaten Business Confidence

The long-term impact of tariffs on imported goods is uncertain, but one immediate impact is clear, says Richmond Fed President Thomas Barkin: Businesses and consumers are worried about trade policy......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 14th, 2018

Asia shares plummet after Wall Street rout; Shanghai at near four-year lows

Asian share markets sank in a sea of red on Thursday after Wall Street suffered its worst drubbing in eight months, a conflagration of wealth that could threaten business confidence and investment across the globe......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 11th, 2018

Asia shares shattered by Wall Street rout, China"s yuan under fire

Asian share markets sank in a sea of red on Thursday after Wall Street suffered its worst drubbing in eight months, a conflagration of wealth that could threaten business confidence and investment across the globe......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 10th, 2018

Asia shares trampled in Wall Street rout, eyes on China

Asian share markets sank on Thursday after Wall Street suffered its worst drubbing in eight months, a conflagration of wealth that could threaten business confidence and investment across the globe......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 10th, 2018

Walmart warns: 26 products could get hit the hardest by Trump"s trade war

Walmart warned President Donald Trump and his administration that the newest tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods could hurt its business and customers. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 24th, 2018

Europe Warns of Retaliation Over U.S. Auto Tariffs

The European Union said it would retaliate if President Donald Trump slaps tariffs on car exports to the U.S., cautioning Washington against unilateral measures that threaten global free-trade......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 19th, 2018

Sonos warns it could be forced to raise prices if Trump"s trade war escalates

Jesse Grant/Getty Smart-speaker maker Sonos filed regulatory documents for an initial public offering on Friday, and warned potential investors that US tariffs on China could harm its business.  US tariffs.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 6th, 2018

EU warns Trump"s car tariffs threaten $300 billion of US exports

Nearly $300 billion of US exports could be hit by retaliatory tariffs if the Trump administration decides to penalize automobile imports from around the world, the European Union says......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJul 2nd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: GM warns tariffs could hurt its business, raise cost of cars

General Motors Co. warns the Trump administration Friday that tariffs on vehicle imports would hurt its competitiveness, cost U.S. jobs and result in “a smaller GM.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 29th, 2018

Eurozone Business Confidence Holds Up in Face of Fresh Tariffs

Businesses across the eurozone remained upbeat about their prospects in June, even as new tariffs were imposed on trade between the European Union and the U.S., with fears that more will follow......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 28th, 2018

Canadian Industry Warns of Dire Times Amid Tariffs

Trade retaliation from Canada could exacerbate the effects of a trade row with the U.S., business leaders warned Canadian lawmakers in a specially convened gathering of the legislature’s trade committee......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 26th, 2018

IMF warns United States against protectionist trade policies

The International Monetary Fund warned on Thursday that U.S. President Donald Trump's new import tariffs threaten to undermine the global trading system, prompt retaliatory responses from other countries and damage the U.S. economy......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 14th, 2018

IMF warns United States against protectionist trade policies

The International Monetary Fund warned on Thursday that U.S. President Donald Trump's new import tariffs threaten to undermine the global trading system, prompt retaliatory responses from other countries and damage the U.S. economy......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 14th, 2018

Widening Tariffs Threaten to Take a Big Economic Toll

Trade tensions are escalating after President Donald Trump imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, and the possibility of a tit-for-tat trade war is growing—which could have an impact on jobs and confidence......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 3rd, 2018

G-7 Finance Chiefs Condemn Latest U.S. Tariffs

They claim the U.S. trade actions could undermine global economic confidence Group of Seven finance chiefs issued a rare rebuke of a member nation, claiming U.S. trade actions could undermine global economic confidence and threaten the effective.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 2nd, 2018

Fed"s Barkin: Business contacts who were "euphoric" in January are now "nervous" about trade tariffs

This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit www.marketwatch.com or the quote page for more information about this breaking news......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 7th, 2018

From Wisconsin to Connecticut, Small Businesses Feel Pain of Tariffs

While the U.S. and China threaten each other with new tariffs, small-business owners are taking steps to blunt the pain of higher prices or potential supply disruptions......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 15th, 2018

Xi Commits to a More Open China, Warns Against "Cold War Mentality"

President Xi Jinping said plans are under way to accelerate access to the insurance sector, expand the permitted business scope for foreign financial institutions and reduce tariffs on imported automobiles and ownership limits for foreign car companies......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 10th, 2018

Booming economy reinvigorates Valley"s high-end, luxury sectors

More Arizonans are spending big dollars on luxury items thanks to a booming economy. Ten years after the Great Recession, consumer confidence in all aspects of the luxury market has recovered, some business leaders say, creating a big boost in busi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2018

The Latest: Brexit: May warns against UK leadership change

The Latest on Brexit negotiations (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Britain's besieged Prime Minister Theresa May is warning that a leadership change wouldn't make Brexit negotiations easier, as opponents in her Conservative Party threaten to unseat her......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 18th, 2018

USTR Lighthizer denies he said China tariffs on hold

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer did not tell business executives that another round of tariffs on Chinese imports is on hold, a USTR spokesperson said on Thursday, denying a report in the Financial Times......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 15th, 2018