China says U.S. accusations of unfair trade practices ‘groundless’

BEIJING (Reuters) – China rejected fresh U.S. accusations of perpetuating “unfair” trade practices and urged Washington on Thursday to stop making provocations, showing little sign of backing down days ahead a high-stakes meeting between leaders from both countries. President Xi … Continue reading China says U.S. accusations of unfair trade practices ‘groundless’

UK prime minister, Austrian chancellor welcome agreement on draft Brexit deal

Prime Minister Theresa May greets Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz in Downing Street in London, Britain, November 22, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May and Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz on Thursday welcomed the agreement on the terms of … Continue reading UK prime minister, Austrian chancellor welcome agreement on draft Brexit deal

Turkish paper: CIA had recording of Saudi prince demanding Khashoggi be ‘silenced’

Friends of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi hold posters and banners with his pictures during a demonstration outside the Saudi Arabia consulate in Istanbul, Turkey October 25, 2018. REUTERS/Osman Orsal NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES ISTANBUL (Reuters) – A Turkish newspaper reported … Continue reading Turkish paper: CIA had recording of Saudi prince demanding Khashoggi be ‘silenced’

Nissan votes unanimously to fire chairman Ghosn, ending two decade reign

YOKOHAMA, Japan/PARIS (Reuters) – Nissan Motor Co’s (7201.T) board voted unanimously to oust Chairman Carlos Ghosn on Thursday after the shock arrest of the industry heavyweight, ushering in a period of uncertainty for its 19-year alliance with Renault (RENA.PA). The … Continue reading Nissan votes unanimously to fire chairman Ghosn, ending two decade reign