Talks to End War in Yemen Begin Under U.S. Pressure

Yemen’s government and Houthi rebels begin U.S.-backed talks Thursday to end a nearly four-year war that has left thousands dead and pushed millions to the brink of starvation......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 6th, 2018

Yemen"s Government, Rebels to Hold Talks, U.N. Envoy Says

A United Nations special envoy announced Thursday that the warring factions in Yemen’s long-running conflict would meet Sept. 6 in Geneva to begin discussions on a cease-fire......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 2nd, 2018

Yemen Foes Agree on Cease-Fire Amid U.S. Pressure

Yemen’s government and Houthi rebels agreed to a cease-fire in an embattled port city, a breakthrough in the nearly four-year conflict that came as lawmakers in Washington ramped up pressure on a Saudi-led coalition fighting the rebels......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 14th, 2018

BHM in talks with Via Airlines about launching service to Birmingham

A Florida airline could potentially begin offering nonstop flights at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport in the near future......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 13th, 2018

Vote Paves Way for Dell to Trade Publicly Again

Dell Technologies is set to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange later this month after facing pressure from activist shareholders and sweetening a buyout offer to investors in its tracking stock......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 12th, 2018

Shell To Set Emissions Reduction Targets After Investor Pressure

Oakland, California—Dec. 3, 2018—Shell took an important step today to act on the dire problem of climate change, announcing that it will begin implementing its long-term emissions reduction “am.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 3rd, 2018

Trump, China"s Xi poised for high-stakes summit over trade war

U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping will wrap up a global summit on Saturday with high-stakes talks expected to determine whether they can begin defusing a damaging trade war between the world's two biggest economies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 1st, 2018

China reports weakest factory growth in over two years on eve of U.S. trade talks

Growth in China's vast manufacturing sector stalled for the first time in over two years in November as new orders slowed, piling pressure on Beijing ahead of crucial trade talks between Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump this weekend......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 30th, 2018

Altria, under pressure from FDA, said in talks to buy stake in Juul Labs

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallNov 29th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: In rebuke to Trump, Senate votes to consider ending U.S. involvement in Yemen war

The Senate voted Wednesday to begin considering a resolution to withdraw U.S. support for Saudi forces in Yemen, defying top administration officials who just hours earlier had come to Capitol Hill to lobby lawmakers to do the opposite......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 28th, 2018

Just ahead of talks with Xi, Trump says he won"t back down on higher tariffs on China

President Trump, heaping pressure on China t.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 26th, 2018

Saudis Agree To Yemen Peace Talks - Ceasefire In Effect For First Time Since War"s Start

The prospect for peace - or at least a lasting ceasefire - is advancing rapidly following a surprise weekend proposal by Yemen's Houghis to halt all a.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 19th, 2018

Yemeni Government, Houthi Rebels Agree to Peace Talks, U.N. Says

The United Nations’ special envoy to Yemen said Friday that warring factions there had committed to convening peace talks in Sweden shortly......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 17th, 2018

North Korea Expands "Secret" Missile Bases As Peace Talks Stall

As it grows increasingly frustrated with the US's refusals to begin lifting economic sanctions in recognition of all the "progress" made during the Trump era, North Korea threaten.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 12th, 2018

Intensified Yemen Attacks Complicate U.S. Peace Plans

A Saudi-led coalition and its allies have intensified attacks on a key Yemeni port city to improve their position ahead of peace talks, posing a potential obstacle for U.S. attempts to end Yemen’s war......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 10th, 2018

U.S., North Korea Toughen Stance Ahead of Nuclear Talks

Pyongyang says it has made enough concessions on nuclear disarmament and wants the U.S. to reciprocate, while Washington remains adamant about maintaining sanctions pressure......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjNov 7th, 2018

Q&A: Cummer Museum"s new CEO talks growth, museum impact

The new CEO, Adam Levine, will begin his role in January 2019......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 19th, 2018

U.S. Lawmakers Challenge Trump"s Support for Saudi War In Yemen

U.S. lawmakers from both parties are challenging the administration’s support for Gulf allies battling Iran-aligned fighters in Yemen, putting new pressure on President Trump to scale back ties with Saudi Arabia......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 10th, 2018

U.S. Lawmakers Challenge Trump Support for Saudi War In Yemen

U.S. lawmakers from both parties are challenging the Trump administration’s support for Gulf allies battling Iran-aligned fighters in Yemen, putting new pressure on the U.S. president to scale back ties with Saudi Arabia......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 10th, 2018

Europe Tells Trump: Don"t Bully Us on Trade

The pressure tactics used by President Trump to revamp the North American Free Trade Agreement won’t work in trade talks with the European Union, European officials said......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 5th, 2018

North Korea Ramps Up Pressure on U.S. in Nuclear Talks

Pyongyang suggested it might walk away from denuclearization talks if the U.S. continues to resist making a declaration to end the 1950-53 Korean War......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 2nd, 2018