Economy

Uden: "Regaining access to the market in China has been a long priority for cattlemen, NCBA and members in particular". In Beijing , foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said the two countries "enjoy very close economic cooperation".
  • Trump opens first presidential trip abroad in Saudi Arabia

    Trump opens first presidential trip abroad in Saudi Arabia

    Economy

    Sunday's speech to dozens of Muslim leaders has been touted as a major event - along the lines of a landmark address to the Islamic world given by Obama in Cairo in 2009. President Donald Trump is preparing for a busy day of meetings in Saudi Arabia . Mr Trump was greeted by King Salman, they exchanged a handshake and the president said it was "a great honour" to be there before they attended a brief coffee ceremony.
  • Iran election: Hassan Rouhani on course for second term

    Iran election: Hassan Rouhani on course for second term

    Economy

    Al Jazeera's Jonah Hull, reporting from Iran's capital, Tehran , said that Rouhani, during an "increasingly acrimonious election campaign, alienated a lot of Iran's significant state institutions who may be in no mood to cooperate with him going forward".
  • Trump called ex-FBI director a 'nut job' in comments to Russians

    Economy

    Comey, who has not spoken publicly in the 10 days since he was sacked, will testify in an open session of the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee, which is investigating possible Russian meddling in the 2016 election. "By grandstanding and politicising the investigation into Russia's actions, James Comey created unnecessary pressure on our ability to engage and negotiate with Russia", Spicer said.
  • Russian banks was attacked by a unsafe virus-the extortioner

    Russian banks was attacked by a unsafe virus-the extortioner

    Economy

    The WannaKiwi decryption tool works in Windows XP 2003 and 7 computers that have not been rebooted. It said it was set to sell access to previously undisclosed vulnerabilities, known as zero-days, that could be used to attack Microsoft Corp's latest software system, Windows 10 .
  • Profit Falls at Walmart, but Beats Expectations

    Profit Falls at Walmart, but Beats Expectations

    Economy

    First City Capital Management Inc. now owns 3,129 shares of the retailer's stock worth $229,000 after buying an additional 198 shares in the last quarter. Ironsides Asset Limited Liability Company reported 5,375 shares. Looking at the stock's movement on the chart, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. recorded a 52-week high of $76.78.
  • Tornadoes cause damage in Wisconsin, Oklahoma

    Economy

    Trees were flattened or splintered and dozens of homes were destroyed. Mark Tyson said the couple's truck was crushed and their Lincoln was tossed upside down, but somehow their motor home parked next to their trailer suffered minimal damage.
  • Premier League Mourinho admits Man United kids need more time

    Premier League Mourinho admits Man United kids need more time

    Economy

    Mourinho has long since announced his intention to play a weakened side against Sam Allardyce's Palace on Sunday in a bid to keep his players fit and fresh for Stockholm. He played a bit-part team against Southampton , a bit-part team the week before and he should have played his full team in one of those games. The Dutch side were knocked out of this season's Champions League in the last qualifying round and, as a result, dropped into Europe's secondary competition.
  • Disturbance on LA-to-Hawaii flight brings FBI, fighter jets

    Economy

    Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) police said separately that Uskanil had been detained, questioned and released hours earlier after he was caught by security there going through a terminal concourse door leading out to the airfield. Lee and Penny Lorenzen of Orange County were sitting in first class and saw a odd look on the flight attendant's face. "We were greeted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation", the passenger added.
  • Were promised student loan forgiveness. Now they are panicking

    Economy

    The program, enacted in 2007 under President George W. Bush, was created to encourage college graduates to pursue careers as social workers , teachers , public defenders or doctors in rural areas. "We have to look at the big picture and overall these are very large proposed cuts to programs that help students afford college and repay their loans", said Lauren Asher, president of the Institute for College Access and Success (TICAS), an education nonprofit organization.