Tencent Files for IPO
The Chinese streaming giant announced its long-anticipated listing after news of a truce in the U.S.-China trade war.
Staffers Urge Google to Scrap China Project
The company's effort to develop a censored version of a search engine for China would make Google complicit in human rights abuses, workers say.
IRobot Shares Plunge on China Tariff Worries
The robotic vacuum maker does not plan to raise prices to offset the tariffs even as it increases marketing spend for the holidays.
China Retaliates Against $200B in U.S. Tariffs
China responds to Washington's latest round of tariffs by announcing tariffs of 5% to 10% on $60 billion worth of American products.
Trump Threatens Tariffs on All Chinese Imports
The U.S.-China trade conflict "will remain in an escalatory cycle as the two sides are at a fundamental impasse," one expert says.
Trade Deficit Jumps to $50 Billion in July
The 9.5% monthly increase in the nominal U.S. trade deficit was the largest in three years.
China Threatens Tariffs on $60B in U.S. Goods
The latest move in the U.S.-China trade war would affect U.S. imports ranging from liquefied natural gas to foods containing chocolate.
Caterpillar Posts Record 2nd Quarter Profit
“A strong global economy ... is helping manufacturers like Caterpillar book more orders and deliver higher profits despite growing cost pressures."
How to Forecast Growth in the Age of the Overnight Policy Whipsaw
Finance and tax departments have little choice but to build forecasting models that can accommodate a number of different variables.
U.S. Parts Ban Forces Halt to ZTE Operations
The Chinese smartphone maker, which is heavily reliant on Qualcomm processors, is seeking a reversal of the Commerce Department's ban.
U.S. Blasts China’s Free Trade Posture at WTO
“We have now entered the realm of Alice in Wonderland,” the U.S. envoy to the WTO says. “White is black. Up is down.”