The Wall Street Journal: Dina Powell withdraws from consideration as Trump’s ambassador to U.N.

Dina Powell has withdrawn from consideration as the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Nellie Liang withdraws her nomination to Fed board

The White House said Monday that former Federal Reserve economist Nellie Liang, whom the Trump administration had nominated to serve on the central bank’s board of governors, has withdrawn from consideration......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 7th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Trump spoke on phone to Powell as White House pressed for Fed rate cut

President Donald Trump spoke with Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell by phone on April 11, according to a disclosure by the central bank on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2019

Trump blasts Powell and tells central bank chief he"s "stuck" with him: WSJ

President Donald Trump has blasted the Federal Reserve and its chairman, Jerome Powell, at three meetings in the past week for holding back the economy and the stock market , The Wall Street Journal reported on.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 2nd, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Trump pulls U.S. support for G-7 communiqué

In an unprecedented move, President Donald Trump withdraws his support for a joint communiqué stressing the importance of a rules-based international trading system — which he helped write — as a U.S.-Canada trade feud heats up.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 11th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump to discuss Iran policies before U.N. Security Council

President Donald Trump will chair a United Nations Security Council debate about Iran during the world body’s annual gathering of international leaders later this month, U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 4th, 2018

Trump Steps Up Attacks on Fed Chair Powell

President Trump escalated his attacks on Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, blaming him for threatening U.S. economic growth and saying he appeared to enjoy raising interest rates, during a Wall Street Journal interview......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 23rd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump says Fed Chairman Powell ‘almost looks like he’s happy raising interest rates’

President Trump escalated his attacks on Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, saying the head of the nation’s central bank threatens U.S. economic growth and appears to enjoy raising interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 23rd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump nominates Abizaid as U.S. ambassador to Saudi Arabia

President Donald Trump on Tuesday nominated retired four-star Army Gen. John Abizaid, who oversaw U.S. Central Command during the initial years of the Iraq War, to be ambassador to Saudi Arabia......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 13th, 2018

Trump advisers have discussed arranging meeting with Fed"s Powell: WSJ

The advisers of President Donald Trump have discussed in recent days arranging a meeting between him and Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell in the coming weeks, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing a source......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 23rd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump ‘now realizes’ he can’t fire Fed’s Powell, Mulvaney says

White House advisers say President Donald.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 23rd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Is Fed chief Jerome Powell’s job safe? Yes, 100%, says Trump aide Kevin Hassett

Donald Trump picked Jerome Powell to replace Janet Yellen at the Fed helm but of late has taken the unusual step of publicly criticizing Powell’s stewardship of the central bank’s monetary policy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 26th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump threatens to ‘devastate Turkey economically if they hit Kurds’

President Donald Trump vowed on Sunday to devastate Turkey’s economy if it targets Kurdish populations in northern Syria as the U.S. withdraws its forces, and called for a 20-mile safe zone between the Turkish border and U.S.-allied fighters......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 13th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Fed’s Powell and Clarida have dinner with Trump, Mnuchin at White House

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell dined Monday night with President Donald Trump and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin at the White House, the central bank said in a statement......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 4th, 2019

Key Words: Trump’s accusation of treason crosses ‘a dangerous line,’ N.Y. Times publisher says

In an op-ed published late Wednesday by the Wall Street Journal, Arthur G. Sulzberger said Trump has “gone from misrepresenting our business, to assaulting our integrity, to demonizing our journalists,” and the next step could be a dangerous one......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch6 hr. 1 min. ago

The Wall Street Journal: Wilbur Ross lowers expectations of trade deal coming from G-20 talks between Trump, Xi

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Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 16th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Kudlow threatens ‘consequences’ if China’s Xi doesn’t meet with Trump at G-20

President Donald Trump could take further action against China if President Xi Jinping doesn’t agree to a meeting at the Group of 20 summit of leading economies in Japan later this month, the White House’s top economic adviser said Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 13th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Mnuchin pushes China for trade negotiations ahead of Trump-Xi G-20 meeting

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told reporters that a deal with China to end the trade war is still possible if talks resume at the G-20 meeting......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 8th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Mexico sovereign debt rating cut one notch by Fitch

Wednesday’s downgrade to BBB from BBB+ came as Mexican officials met in Washington, D.C., with U.S. officials, seeking to convince the Trump administration to abandon threats to slap a 5% tariff on all imports from Mexico starting June 10......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 6th, 2019

Fiat Chrysler withdraws merger offer for Renault: WSJ

Fiat Chrysler has withdrawn its merger offer for Renault, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 5th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Among Senate Republicans, ‘not much support’ for Trump’s tariffs on Mexico

Senate Republicans threatened Tuesday to block the White House’s planned tariffs on Mexico, hours after President Donald Trump signaled he was prepared to move ahead with the levies barring a last-minute deal over border security......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 4th, 2019