NATO faces a threat much bigger, and much older, than Trump

Reuters/Francois Lenoir As Hastings Ismay, NATO’s first secretary-general, famously put it, the alliance’s purpose in Europe was to.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 12th, 2018

Trump mocks France"s WWII record in continued threat of NATO pullout

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters President Donald Trump mocked France's record in World War I and II in a Tuesday morning tweet that again waved the idea of the US pulling out of, or modifying its relationship to NATO. Fr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 13th, 2018

‘The World Needs Leadership:’ Former NATO Chief Says Trump’s Withdrawal From Global Politics Is Causing Chaos

He says the world needs American leadership. The Trump administration’s “America First” approach to world politics is a threat to the international order, the former head of NATO said. Speaking to CNBC’s .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 16th, 2018

New Apple watch could take bite out of Swiss market

The Swiss watch industry faces an increased threat from a new Apple Watch able to detect heart problems that is likely to appeal to older shoppers, industry experts said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 13th, 2018

Allies in Name Only? The U.S. and Turkey Slug It Out

The latest flare-up sent Turkish financial markets plunging. Donald Trump's tweets often come out of the blue, but his July 26 threat to sanction ally Turkey capped a crescendo of reproaches between the NATO allies.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 31st, 2018

Alibaba Faces A Much Bigger Threat Than Trade War

Alibaba Faces A Much Bigger Threat Than Trade War.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJul 17th, 2018

Former US ambassador to NATO: Trump’s claim immigrants are changing the UK’s culture is "code word for white supremacists"

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Former US ambassador to NATO Nicholas Burns on Friday slammed President Donald Trump for claiming immigrants are a threat to Europe's "culture." Burns said Trump's rhetoric was "code word for white supremacists."&n.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 13th, 2018

Trump Complains NATO Costs Too Much, Outspends Obama by 40% and Counting

Trump has said the U.S. should spend less but spent more on Europe's defense, all for a Russian threat he disputes is there......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 11th, 2018

America First, Helsinki, And Trump"s Existential Threat To The Empire

Authored by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog, The major – perhaps only – redeeming virtue of the Donald’s ersatz campaign platform was his clear intent to seek a rapprochement with Russia, revamp America’s commitments to NATO a.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 8th, 2018

Trump"s auto tariff plan threatens GM"s $7 billion South Korea rescue

SEOUL (Reuters) - Fresh off a $7 billion rescue for its loss-making South Korean operation, General Motors faces a new threat as U.S. President Donald Trump considers higher vehicle import tariffs that could "make or break" its Asian subsidiary......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 30th, 2018

Global Companies in U.S. See Auto Tariffs as Biggest Threat: Survey

International companies in the U.S. rate potential tariffs on automobile and auto-parts imports as the most damaging of the Trump administration’s trade actions, a survey found......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 15th, 2018

EU trade chief says hit list of US products being developed

European Union Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom says that the EU is preparing a target list of American products it will hit with punitive tariffs if the Trump administration goes through with its threat to impose tariffs on European auto imports......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 14th, 2018

U.S. should be wary of China"s supply chain threat, panel says

The U.S. faces an expanding ris.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 14th, 2018

U.S. should be wary of China"s supply chain threat, panel says

The U.S. faces an expanding ris.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 14th, 2018

U.S. Should Be Wary of China"s Supply Chain Threat, Panel Says

The U.S. faces an expanding ris.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 14th, 2018

Trump Heightens Tensions With France, Lashing Out About Tariffs and NATO

The U.S. president took to Twitter Tuesday to criticize French President Emmanuel Macron. President Donald Trump targeted F.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 13th, 2018

Keystone XL Faces Uncertain Future After Judge Blocks Permit

A ruling blocking the Trump administration’s approval of the Keystone XL pipeline further clouds the future of a project that has faced a decade of delays due to opposition from environmentalists, landowners and Native Americans......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 10th, 2018

"We Feel Comfortable Back-to-Back”: The Unlikely Comrades Of Trump"s Trade War

“There is no sense of threat from Russia. We feel comfort.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 8th, 2018

With split Congress, prospect for economic deals looks dim

With Democrats now in control of the House, President Donald Trump faces a tough test of whether he can forge compromises with a group of lawmakers who, he had warned his supporters, would wreck the U.S. economy......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 7th, 2018

Trump Declares Victory As He Faces Two-Year Struggle With House Democrats

Despite record voter turnout and a staggering $5 billion political spend between both parties, Democrats' hoped-for 'blue wave' failed to materialize on.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 7th, 2018

After Iran Sanctions, U.S. Faces a Huge Task: Compliance

Most Western companies and banks pulled out of Iran ahead of new Trump administration sanctions. But the rest of the world may be more difficult for American officials to convince......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 7th, 2018