The Latest: Trump reversing new sanctions on North Korea

Protesters hold signs during a rally demanding the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and peace treaty near the U.S. embassy in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, March 21, 2019. The Korean Peninsula remains in a technical state of war because the 1950-53 Korean War ended with an armistice, not a peace treaty. More than 20 protesters participated at a rally and […]

Read more

GOP Sen. Enzi proposes modest deficit curbs in new budget

A senior Senate Republican Friday unveiled a five-year budget plan that would modestly curb budget deficits that would otherwise soon breach $1 trillion, while rejecting President Donald Trump's gimmick of using war funding to sustain big increases for the Pentagon. Continue Reading Below Budget Committee Chairman Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., said the nonbinding blueprint is a "responsible first step" toward curbing […]

Read more

New standards to drive U.S. sustainability-linked lending

NEW YORK (LPC) – Global standards set in place by loan trade associations this week that tie syndicated loan pricing to companies’ sustainability performance are expected to stimulate the budding U.S. green lending market. Less than a handful of U.S. companies have issued sustainability-linked loans since the first deal for natural gas utility CMS Energy was completed last June, far […]

Read more

European shares deepen losses on slew of dismal PMIs

(Reuters) – European stock markets deepened losses on Friday, closing near session lows, as fears of a slowdown in global growth after weak manufacturing data from across Europe were exacerbated by dismal data from the United States. After downbeat manufacturing activity from Germany reignited fears of a recession in the region’s biggest economy, the inversion of the U.S. yield curve […]

Read more

Army Corps of Engineers grants final permit for PolyMet mine

PolyMet Mining Corp. has received the final permit it needs to proceed with building Minnesota's first copper-nickel mine, the company and the Army Corps of Engineers announced Friday. The Corps said it issued the permit late Tuesday. It deals with the steps PolyMet must take to mitigate the project's effects on wetlands. The announcement said the project will impact 500 […]

Read more

The Latest: Key Northern Ireland ally still opposes May deal

French President Emmanuel Macron speaks during a media conference at the conclusion of an EU summit in Brussels, Friday, March 22, 2019. European Union leaders gathered again Friday after deciding that the political crisis in Britain over Brexit poses too great a threat and that action is needed to protect the smooth running of the world’s biggest trading bloc. (AP […]

Read more

Trump adds $3.7B in support to finish 2 new nuclear reactors

Energy Secretary Rick Perry announced Friday that the Trump administration has finalized $3.7 billion in new loan guarantees to support completion of the first new U.S. commercial nuclear reactors in a generation, calling the expansion of nuclear energy "the real" Green New Deal. The expansion of Plant Vogtle in eastern Georgia has fallen years behind schedule while its price tag […]

Read more

Will lululemon athletica Disappoint Investors on Wednesday?

lululemon athletica (NASDAQ: LULU) is set to post its fiscal fourth-quarter results after the market closes on Wednesday, March 27. The yoga-inspired sports apparel specialist has stretched past management's forecast in each of the first three quarters of the year, and that streak helps explain why the stock trounced the market in 2018. But can it extend that impressive record […]

Read more
1 2 3 4 5 688