China's President Xi Jinping says a Cold War mentality about trade is "old-fashioned and outdated," as he seeks international cooperation in a bid to defuse the threat of a trade war with the US

Map. History of Trade Wars conflict

23 May 2018
Twitter shares are surging, up more than 7%
The bad news keeps coming for Rusal. the LME puts a temporary suspension on placing its metal into its warehouse system1 month ago
The bad news keeps coming for Rusal. the LME puts a temporary suspension on placing its metal into its warehouse system
1 month ago
Interfax: Russian Central Bank names measures to support financial stability in case of need.
@obretix: Production resumed at Jabisah oil/gas plant northeast of Shaddadi gas flare in the northeastern corner is burning since late January 2018 and truck park looks busy
1 month ago
Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko says sanctions to be imposed on Russia which will be "harmonised with the decision of the US government".
1 month ago
Russia just canceled its first ruble-bond auction since 2015
1 month ago
Merkel says no Nord Stream 2 pipeline without transit role for Ukraine
The first flight of UAV with Turkish-made engine1 month ago
The first flight of UAV with Turkish-made engine
1 month ago
Koreas prosecutors seek freeze on ex-President Lee's assets
Central Bank of Iran bans Iranians cash possession of more than 10K euros or its equal in forex. Governor Seif blames social media, UAE and Saudi Arabia for currency crash.
1 month ago
British Gas will increase energy bills for dual fuel customers on its standard variable tariff by an average 5.5% or £60 a year affecting 4.1m households
China challenges US over steel, aluminium tariffs at WTO
Medvedev plans to set up offshore zones in Kaliningrad and Russky island in Vladivostok to help oligarchs targeted by sanctions
1 month ago
Russian Deputy PM says U.S. sanctions created investor uncertainty
China's President Xi Jinping says a Cold War mentality about trade is "old-fashioned and outdated," as he seeks international cooperation in a bid to defuse the threat of a trade war with the US
Moscow's stock exchange managed to plan their annual conference for the day after sanctions wiped out $12bn+ from it. It's standing room only, presumably full of people who want to know what the hell to do with their rubles1 month ago
Moscow's stock exchange managed to plan their annual conference for the day after sanctions wiped out $12bn+ from it. It's standing room only, presumably full of people who want to know what the hell to do with their rubles
Iran's central bank governor in majlis after recent rial devaluation against USD, but it doesn't go well
1 month ago
Leaders of South Korea, Slovakia call for increasing economic cooperation
Chinese President Xi Jinping promises to cut auto import duties, ease limits on foreign ownership in auto industry.
FBI's Public Corruption squad in the New York field office conducted the Cohen raids today.
Pentagon: US State Department agrees to the possibility of selling precision guided weapons to Qatar
DSCA notifies Congress it approved a possible $300 million Advanced Precision Kill Weapon Systems (APKWS) II sale to Qatar
Iran's Vice President Jahangiri says that, 'from tomorrow on, USD will be exchanged only with the single rate of 42,000 rials (4200 Tomans) for all purposes in the country and any other rate higher than that will be illegal'. The rate, on Monday, crashed through 60,000 rials.
White House says Trump has asked Agriculture Secretary Perdue for plan to protect farmers from China trad actions, will receive shortly
Rosselkhoznadzor banned pork sausages and sausages from Belarus
Oil trucks loading crude from, what is alleged to be an IS-controlled oil well in the Sayyan oil field in Deir az Zor
[email protected] says he and Chinese President Xi Jinping are "very good friends," but "with that being said, China is taking advantage of the United States for many years And I don't blame China, I blame the people running our country."
The ruble is close to unseating the rand as the world's most volatile currency1 month ago
The ruble is close to unseating the rand as the world's most volatile currency
1 month ago
Deripaska's EN+, hit by sanctions, sees two independent directors quit today and then just pulls down its web page where the list of directors normally is
Bitcoin trades below $7k as BofAML calls cryptos a bubble.
1 month ago
Erdogan: Turkey got S-400 loan at convenient 3% interest
Vekselberg withdraws capital from Switzerland cause of sanctions
A 1,400-pound gas PDVSA pipeline exploded at Costa Oriental del Lago leaving four workers injured and one missing
Iranian rial's free-fall continues, declining to 61,000 to the dollar and 70,000 to the euro today
1 month ago
Russia leaves the right to respond to US sanctions - Medvedev
A 4.3 earthquake was just reported near Enid and Stillwater, OK
Russian stocks are getting crushed. RTS down almost 12%, IMOEX -9%1 month ago
Russian stocks are getting crushed. RTS down almost 12%, IMOEX -9%
1 month ago
Another former South Korea leader charged with corruption
Lira depreciates to 5 per euro. New record low.1 month ago
Lira depreciates to 5 per euro. New record low.
China says trade talks with US 'impossible under current conditions'
1 month ago
Russia to support companies that were hit by U.S sanctions - Dvorkovich
China blames U.S for trade frictions, says negotiations currently impossible
Russia's RTS stock index opens today with stocks heading downwards: the new US sanctions are having a clear Impact1 month ago
Russia's RTS stock index opens today with stocks heading downwards: the new US sanctions are having a clear Impact
1 month ago
VTB shares at the Moscow stock exchange fell by 10% on the background of U.S sanctions
1 month ago
Russian aluminium giant Rusal, under US sanctions, sees share price plunge around 50%
Iranian Rial in a Downward Spiral as Fear Rises on Return of Sanctions
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