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by | June 30, 2018 | 15:57

Many people have reacted to the images on Twitter , sharing their sadness that a piece of their childhood has been shuttered. But numerous children who happily sang the "I don't wanna grow up, I'm a Toys R Us kid" jingle grew into busy parents who found shopping online more convenient.

by | June 28, 2018 | 15:29

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has secured another election win, and this term will have even greater presidential powers than before. The 12 have been charged with "insulting a state leader" over the incident, which took place before a mass rally in the Aegean city of Izmir by opposition candidate Muharrem Ince who stood against Erdogan in Sunday's presidential elections.

by | June 28, 2018 | 15:28

The protest coincided with the Iranian rial weakening to a record low of 90,000 to the dollar on the black market in recent days. The unplanned demonstration came a day after protests forced two major shopping centers for mobile phones and electonics to close in Tehran and after demonstrators earlier closed its Grand Bazaar.

by | June 28, 2018 | 11:27

The company sold 39,773 motorcycles in Europe last year and if they didn't shift production, they would lose $45 (€38.6) million this year due to the increased tariffs. The Aura will be gone and they will be taxed like never before! Rising trade tensions and retaliatory tariffs could pose serious risks for Harley-Davidson, rating agency Moody's said on Tuesday.

by | June 26, 2018 | 16:16

In 2017, Harley sold almost 40,000 new motorcycles in Europe which accounted for more than 16 percent of the company's sales. These range from cranberry and orange juice concentrate, to bourbon, jeans, and Harley-Davidson's bikes. Not all barriers to trade originated with the current administration. Some motorcycles sold in Italy, Portugal and Spain are made in India. To avoid this cost, the company will shift to countries where there are lower or no tariffs .

by | June 24, 2018 | 23:47

Shares of Amazon and other online retailers fell Thursday morning after the Supreme Court ruled that states could require tax collection on digital sales. The state government also is expected to receive hundreds of millions of dollars through online sales tax, according to estimates from Georgia State University's Fiscal Research Center.

by | June 24, 2018 | 23:44

B&H doesn't require that buyers pay sales tax if they place orders outside of NY or New Jersey, and while you're supposed to later pay those uncollected funds when tax time comes around, the vast majority of people don't. A sales tax is supposed to be a broad tax on consumption: You buy and use things, you pay tax. "I don't have to travel anywhere and typically online prices are still lower than retail stores", Teisanu said.

by | June 22, 2018 | 20:50

At that time, the market reacted with Bitcoin leading the rest of cryptocurrency to further price decline. "[Notice for the restart of service] We are transferring all of the assets to the cold wallet to build up the security system and upgrade DB".

by | June 22, 2018 | 20:26

China retaliated with $ 50 billion worth of USA exports, including agricultural products. In a statement published shortly after Monday's announcement, China's Ministry of Commerce called the move "blackmail". It remains unclear when and exactly how the new tariffs willl take effect. China's commerce ministry reacted swiftly, saying: "If the United States acts irrationally and issues a list, China will have no choice but to take comprehensive measures of a corresponding number and ...

by | June 22, 2018 | 20:07

The move confirms a tit-for-tat dispute that could escalate into a full trade war, particularly if US President Donald Trump carries out his threat to penalise European cars. European Union steel and aluminium exports now facing USA tariffs are worth a total of 6.4 billion euros (RM29.6 billion). For Americans, new auto tariffs would likely mean higher car prices for both imported and domestically manufactured vehicles.

by | June 22, 2018 | 16:15

The move would effectively wipe out existing production cuts of 1.8 million bpd, which have helped rebalance the market in the past 18 months and lifted oil prices to almost $80 per barrel from as low as $27 in 2016. That could keep a cap on prices and limit how much money Opec makes at higher production levels. EIA expects oil demand to grow by 1.4 million barrels/day and non-OPEC supply will grow by 2 million barrels/day.

by | June 21, 2018 | 00:49

China's Commerce Ministry said Beijing will fight back with "qualitative" and "quantitative" measures if the United States publishes another list of tariffs on Chinese goods, accusing Washington of launching a trade war . Beijing also drew up a second list of $16 billion in chemical and energy products to hit with new tariffs , though it did not announce a date for imposing them.

by | June 20, 2018 | 01:47

Merkel now faces a unsafe mutiny from her hardline Bavarian Interior Minister Horst Seehofer, who has vowed to defy her and order police to shut German borders to most asylum seekers by early July absent an European Union accord. The architect of the division is her interior minister, Horst Seehofer of the Christian Social Union (CSU) - the Bavarian sister party to Merkel's own Christian Democratic Union (CDU).

by | June 17, 2018 | 19:53

Each year, the group's "Out of Reach" report calculates the gap between the costs of rent and how much renters make. Increasingly, households across the country spend 50 percent or more of their income on housing, making them " severely cost-burdened ".

by | June 11, 2018 | 15:43

Dr. Lonnie Edge, assistant professor at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies' Graduate School of Interpretation and Translation, says that on his second visit, Rodman's trip was arranged through a tour company set up by a Canadian speaker of North Korean.

by | June 10, 2018 | 11:20

China's ZTE will pay a $1 billion penalty and will embed a USA -appointed compliance team, terms that are similar to those President Trump discussed last month when he revealed that Chinese leaders had asked him to look into the matter. It was reported that last month T-Mobile was going to walk away from an agreement worth more than $1 billion to distribute ZTE smartphones, among other products, in the U.S.

by | June 10, 2018 | 09:27

It will certainly be an exciting day and I know that Kim Jong-un will work very hard to do something that has rarely been done before, create peace and great prosperity for his land. "He could take that nation with those great people and truly make it great", Trump said. "Both the American as well as the North Koreans are pleased with the arrangements, we're all set to go and things will start happening within the next 24 hours".

by | June 07, 2018 | 13:58

When the British arrived at the White House, they found that President James Madison and his first lady Dolley had already fled to safety in Maryland . "I know we're going to have some very, very frank conversations quite clearly around the table", Trudeau told Global TV, adding he would convey Canada's displeasure over the tariffs personally when he met Trump in Quebec.

by | June 06, 2018 | 03:27

Following news of the new Mexican tariffs, which take effect immediately, the peso tumbled to its weakest level since February 2017, leading losses among major currencies. Mexico said on Monday that it will complain to the WTO over the United States measures, saying that it violates the organization's agreement on safeguards by not having been adopted in accordance with the procedures provided, in addition to violating the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade.

by | June 04, 2018 | 10:02

West Texas Intermediate for July delivery traded at $66.99 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, down $1.58, at 9:16 a.m.in New York. For the week, WTI was on track for a 2.1 percent fall, adding to last week's near 5 percent decline and shrugging off a 3.6-million-barrel drop in US crude stockpiles last week.