Stories about Markets

Nov 06 2018

Amazon Fulfillment Center collapse kills 2

It struck the Amazon distribution facility with winds as high as 105 mph and traveled 2.5 miles through Baltimore County. In Baltimore City, the fire department sai...

Nov 06 2018

Some Amazon Deliveries Delayed After Baltimore Facility Damaged By Tornado

One of them was pulled from the rubble overnight Friday and died at the hospital. As reported by CBS, according to Rachel layt, regional Manager for external relations at...

Nov 06 2018

China Opens International Import Expo, Promises to Buy More

He also pledged that China will buy more than $30 trillion of goods and more than $10 trillion of services from other countries over the next 15 years, figures that marke...

Nov 06 2018

Lowe's to close 31 stores across Canada

The majority of impacted stores are located within 10 miles of another Lowe's store. The stores are expected to close before February 1, 2019. Lowe's Canadian bus...

Nov 06 2018

Amazon drops $25 free shipping minimum for holidays

Bottom line: Buy one of over 100 million items you want on Amazon and get free shipping without having to spend $25 now up until Christmas . Amazon's free-shippin...

Nov 06 2018

U.S. targets Iran with oil sanctions

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a longtime foe of Iran, lauded the sanctions as "historic", saying they will "strangle" what he described as Iranian state-sp...

Nov 06 2018

Amazon holding advanced second-headquarters talks with Virginia city

Spokesmen for Amazon and JBG Smith declined to comment, as did Arlington County Board Chair Katie Cristol. Toronto was the only Canadian city to make Amazon's shortlist...

Nov 06 2018

Amazon Plans to Spread Second Headquarters Across Two Cities

Amazon, more than a year after announcing a search for a city in which to place a second headquarters campus, may be entertaining the idea of placing those workers in t...

Nov 05 2018

It’s good to talk, but US-China tensions are far from over

Trump had earlier said on Twitter that he held a "very good" conversation with the Chinese president "with a heavy emphasis on trade". "We do hope that China and the ...

Nov 05 2018

US adds robust 250,000 jobs; pay growth fastest since 2009

The Labour Department's monthly jobs report , the last major economic data before Tuesday's congressional elections, also showed that the unemployment rate remained at...

Nov 05 2018

President Trump, "I Think We'll Make a Deal With China on Trade"

If the policy talks go well, then we'll have a much better situation. However, "policy talks" will determine whether he imposes additional duties, "not an arbitrary tim...

Nov 04 2018

The Starbucks Christmas red cup has gotten a serious makeover for 2018

This year, the company is strictly sticking with Christmas . Treat-wise, Starbucks has launched a pair of new food items in the chocolate swirl brioche and the pista...

Nov 04 2018

Trump Spoke With China's Xi on Trade, Says Talks Going 'Nicely'

Those discussions are moving along nicely with meetings being scheduled at the G-20 in Argentina. The direct talks were the first between the two leaders to have been ...

Nov 04 2018

China says it is willing to help Pakistan over fiscal crisis

Khan met Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday following which Pakistan media reports said Beijing has agreed to provide $6 billion in aid to the cash-strapped cou...

Nov 04 2018

Iranian oil - 40 years of revolution, war, sanctions and bans

Iran produces almost 4 percent of the world's daily oil supply and over the last 30 years has exported on average two-thirds of that. Yet, one thing is clear, and here ...

Nov 04 2018

FREE Reusable Red Cup at Starbucks Nov. 2 (comes with discounts)

To accompany the drinks, Starbucks is also bringing back some old favorite holiday treats , including Iced Snowman Cookies and Peppermint Brownie Cake Pops, and releas...

Nov 04 2018

U.S. is now world's top oil producer, Energy Department says

With Russia pumping oil at a post-Soviet high, US crude output at more than 11 million barrels per day (bpd), concerns about renewed USA sanctions on Iran have faded in...

Nov 03 2018

With eye on aid, Pakistan PM meets Chinese counterpart

Pakistan doesn't share a border with China. Prime Minister Imran Khan (L) and China´s Premier Li Keqiang attend a welcome ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in ...

Nov 03 2018

Oil Prices: November 4 Iran Sanctions Nearing

The U.S. government has agreed to let eight countries, including South Korea and Japan , as well as India , keep buying Iranian oil after it reimposes the sanctions...

Nov 03 2018

USA monthly crude oil production sets new record

While the USA oil production has certainly increased in recent years, the demand has also been increasing. Natural gas volumes decreased four percent "largely due to a ...