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U.S. steelmakers gain as Trump readies "bold action" on imports

(Bloomberg) -- American steelmakers rallied on Monday as Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross confirmed that President Donald Trump intends to take “bold action” to address national-security risks presented by steel imports......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 19th, 2017

CEOs of rivals FedEx and UPS unite, ask government for "bold reforms"

FedEx Corp. and United Parcel Service Inc. have joined forces to try to gain the attention of Congress and the Trump administration. David Abney, chairman and CEO of Atlanta-based UPS, and Fred Smith, founder, chairman and CEO of Memphis-based FedEx.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. plans to take action against Chinese trade practices

The Trump administration is planning trade measures to force Beijing to crack down on intellectual-property theft and ease requirements that American companies share advanced technologies to gain entry to the Chinese market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 1st, 2017

U.S. Prepared to Take Sanctions Action Against Venezuela

The Trump administration said it is prepared to impose “strong and swift” economic sanctions against Venezuela, including a potential ban on U.S. oil imports if the country’s president moves ahead with a plan to rewrite the constitution......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 18th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Trump suggests tariffs, quotas on steel imports

President Donald Trump reiterated that he is planning to impose fresh curbs on steel imports, though he didn’t elaborate on when he would move forward with the delayed action......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 13th, 2017

Trump Reiterates Plans for Steel-Import Curbs

President Donald Trump reiterated that he is planning to impose fresh curbs on steel imports, though he didn’t elaborate on when he would move forward with the delayed action......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 13th, 2017

Ryan pledges action on Russia sanctions amid CIA concerns

House Speaker Paul Ryan pledged on Wednesday to passing a "strong, bold" Russia sanctions bill even as President Donald Trump's spy chief voiced concerns over the legislation that aims to punish Moscow for meddling in the presidential election......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 12th, 2017

Trump confers with Asian allies on North Korea nuclear threat

US President Donald Trump is stepping up outreach to allies in Asia to discuss the North Korean nuclear threat and gain their backing if action is needed, a top White House official had said on Sunda........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineMay 1st, 2017

Ordering national security investigation, Trump could block aluminum imports

The action comes just a week after the pre.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 27th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. to slap 20% tariff on Canadian softwood lumber imports

The Trump administration is taking retaliatory action against Canada over a trade dispute, moving to impose a 20% tariff on softwood lumber that is typically used to build single-family homes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 24th, 2017

U.S. to Slap 20% Tariff on Imports of Canadian Softwood Lumber

The Trump administration is taking retaliatory action against Canada over a trade dispute, moving to impose a 20% tariff on softwood lumber that is typically used to build single-family homes......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 24th, 2017

Trump Takes Bold, Decisive Action In Syria, Oil Prices Move Higher

Trump Takes Bold, Decisive Action In Syria, Oil Prices Move Higher.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaApr 7th, 2017

The Trump Administration"s Amateur Mistake Over Nafta And Renegotiating Trade Agreements

All of which is why the standard economists' response to the idea of a trade agreement is that we don't need one. Just declare unilateral free trade and gain the benefits of trade, those imports, and who cares what th.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesFeb 4th, 2017

Trump"s team ponders tarriffs - CNN

President-elect Donald Trump's transition team is pondering an early executive action to impose tariffs on foreign imports, according to CNN. Roselle Chen reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersDec 22nd, 2016

3M: Not Much To Gain From A Trump World

Shares of 3M (MMM) have fallen 1.2% in recent market action, making it the day’s biggest decliner among the components of the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Blame it on Goldman Sachs. Analyst Joe Ritchie turned bearish on the industrial conglomerate, .....»»

Category: blogSource: barronsNov 21st, 2016

California scientists are calling for the largest US investment in climate research in years

AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, FileThe sunny state’s been defying the Trump administration’s, er, lax approach to climate action by leading the way.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 19th, 2017

Trump’s plan to help blue-collar workers would be a disaster for the black working class of New Orleans

Tariffs on steel imports could bolster U.S. steelmakers, but these workers would be among the losers.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 18th, 2017

Gold tops $1,300 amid jitters over Trump and terrorism

Gold prices on Friday look set to post its third straight daily gain as precious metals draw haven demand, sparked by a selloff in a global equities, a terrorist attack in Barcelona and concerns about President Donald Trump’s pro-business agenda......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 18th, 2017

Gold tops $1,300 amid jitters over Trump and terrorism

Gold prices on Friday look set to post its third straight daily gain as precious metals draw haven demand, sparked by a selloff in a global equities, a terrorist attack in Barcelona and concerns about President Donald Trump’s pro-business agenda......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 18th, 2017

Top magazines take on Trump and hate

Three of the most prominent and widely read magazines -- Time, The New Yorker, and The Economist -- are reacting to the latest controversies rocking the Trump administration with bold, pointed art on their covers......»»

Category: topSource: cnnAug 17th, 2017

South Korea Leader: U.S. to Seek Approval Before Action Against North

South Korea’s leader said President Donald Trump agreed to discuss options, including a U.S. military strike, with him before taking any action to rein in North Korea’s nuclear and missile programs......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 17th, 2017