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As China Auto Sales Slow, Industry Braces for New Regulations

China’s auto sales declined for an 11th straight month in May as a prolonged downturn in the country’s automotive sector showed no sign of easing and the industry braced ...

As China Auto Sales Slow, Industry Braces for New Regulations

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Car Sales June 2019: Mahindra Auto's Positive Sales Growth Spells Good News For Auto Industry Mahindra's new launches like the XUV300 and Marazzo have helped the company to post positive growth in the time when other major carmakers are struggling with sales....
14:12, 07/01/2019

Auto Industry Welcomes FMs Support To Revive Auto Sales While the auto industry is happy with the announcements made by the Finance Minister today, there's still a lot more that the industry expects from the government and dialogues to bring down the GST.....
20:36, 08/23/2019

‘We’re Full,’ Car Dealers Say as Auto Sales Slow After a Long Boom After seven years of strong growth, carmakers are selling fewer cars, cutting production and laying off workers as even inventories of unsold S.U.V.s rise....
01:12, 07/24/2019

Bosch sees stagnating sales, job losses as auto industry slows Bosch CEO Volkmar Denner foresees stagnation in vehicle production in the coming years. "The tailwind is gone," he said, adding that this will affect the supplier's employees, "above all in the diesel...
12:24, 08/06/2019

Edmunds warns of a tough 2019 for US auto industry as sales slide and profits get squeezed Edmunds anticipates sales for all of 2019 will drop to 16.9 million from 17.3 million last year. AlixPartners sees a further dip to 16.3 million in 2020 and just 15.1 million in new car sales in 2021....
22:12, 06/26/2019

GM's partner in China, SAIC, braces for first annual sales drop, report says China deliveries at SAIC General Motors are projected to slide by almost 8 percent to 1.82 million vehicles in 2019 while sales at SAIC's joint venture with VW are expected to fall by about 3 percent ...
21:12, 07/19/2019

China’s auto sales fall 17.7% in April, extending slump BEIJING (AP) — China’s auto sales sank 17.7% in April from a year earlier, extending a slump amid trade tension with Washington and an economic slowdown. An industry group, the China Association...
08:48, 05/14/2019

13 vintage photos of the auto industry during America's first auto boom Bettmann/ Getty Henry Ford's Model T automobile created an auto boom in the US in the early 1900s. There were less than 200,000 cars on the road before Ford released the Model T. At its peak, the Mo...
17:24, 05/01/2019

Behind the plunge in China auto sales: chaotic implementation of new emission rules Shanghai-based Buick dealer Ron Li in late April found himself in an unfamiliar quandary: how to sell off almost 80 sedans and sport-utility vehicles crowding up his dealership lot....
20:12, 07/01/2019

China mulls relaxing curbs on auto sales to spur market As new-vehicle demand remains weaker, the State Council said local governments that have restrictions on auto sales should explore gradually relaxing or removing them, and encourage purchases of new-e...
21:00, 08/27/2019

METALS-Copper falls as slumping China auto sales signal weak demand Copper prices dipped on Wednesday after a sharp fall in Chinese auto sales underlined fears of weaker demand from the world's largest consumer of metals. Concerns over China's economic outlook ou...
21:36, 09/11/2019

Trump Rollback of Methane Regulations Splits Energy Industry Many of the world’s biggest energy companies expressed disappointment with the Trump administration decision to erase rules limiting leaks of methane from oil-and-gas operations....
22:36, 08/29/2019

Family of woman who died performing webcam sex act calls for more regulations on industry The family of a 21-year-old U.K. woman who said she was “left to die” while performing on her webcam sex show last March are reportedly calling for more regulations in the online porn industry....
10:00, 06/28/2019

Slowdown In Auto Sales Ahead Of BS6 May Hamper Sales Margins And GST Collection Auto experts say that if sales continue to drop further, the industry may a face problem to sustain margins, given the advent of emission and safety norms which require automakers to hike prices. SIAM...
20:48, 07/11/2019

Steel industry to suffer major losses from rising carbon prices and climate regulations, report says Failure to reduce carbon emissions puts on average 14% of the companies' potential value at risk, according to a new analysis of corporate earnings profiles....
02:36, 07/31/2019

Who Wrote 'Stairway to Heaven'? Music Industry Braces for Lawsuits In deciding that Katy Perry’s hit ‘Dark Horse’ copied a Christian rap song, a federal jury contributed to what music executives worry is a growing trend: infringement cases that claim some popular son...
20:48, 08/04/2019

Another Six Months of Uncertainty for the Auto Industry President Trump’s dispute with China is hogging the headlines, with good reason, but he also has other targets in his sights, notably the German and Japanese car industries. These got a reprieve Wedne...
18:36, 05/16/2019

Auto Industry May Further Cut Production: Report After denting the auto sector's profitability, the consumption slowdown along with the upcoming shift to BS VI standards will further decelerate production, leading to eventual job losses. Industry......
13:12, 08/04/2019

Lee Iacocca, auto industry icon, dead at 94 Iacocca was one of the most powerful — and best known — executives in the automobile industry, rising to become president of Ford Motor before leading a turnaround at Chrysler....
04:00, 07/03/2019

Argentina auto industry, hit hard by recession In the midst of the recession, the Argentine automotive industry is struggling to both sell and produce cars and so far the latest statistics from the chamber of concessionaires reveals that sales hav...
04:48, 05/01/2019

Auto industry legend Lee Iacocca dies at 94 Father of the Mustang, midwife to the minivan, rescuer of Chrysler Corp., Lee Iacocca changed the course of automotive history.       ...
07:00, 07/03/2019

Auto Industry Legend Lee Iacocca Dead at 94 Lee Iacocca, one of the true legends of the auto industry died at 7:30 this morning at his home in the Bel Air neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. Iacocca was known for many things, but is probab...
03:36, 07/03/2019

Auto Industry Warns of More Job Losses If Slowdown Continues Seeking urgent stimulus from the government in the form of GST reduction, the auto industry on Thursday cautioned that if the current slowdown in the sector continued, there would be further job......
17:36, 09/05/2019

EV Deadlines May Disrupt Industry: Auto Component Manufacturers ACMA, the apex body of auto component manufacturers, has now cautioned the government that the deadlines to bring in electrification in the Indian auto industry could be highly disruptive to the......
08:00, 06/13/2019

Warning light flashing for Slovakia's auto industry When David landed an assembly line job at Volkswagen's Bratislava factory, his colleagues congratulated him on securing a well-paid position he could ride to retirement....
23:36, 07/05/2019

Auto Industry Slowdown Hits Lakhs Of Jobs The slowdown in auto sector has rendered an estimated three lakh and a fifty thousand people jobless due to spiraling lay offs in the automobile industry. In Chennai's Amabattur industrial estate the....
08:48, 08/09/2019

Auto Industry Slowdown Cause For Concern, Say Dealers And Manufacturers The slowdown in the Indian auto industry has left most automobile manufacturers as well as dealers in a pessimistic and sombre mood, as sales continue to elude dealerships. At the second conclave of.....
07:12, 09/05/2019

Intel and the auto industry pen first safety rules for self-driving cars Intel and a team of automotive companies have teamed up to create new guidelines for autonomous vehicles. The intention of the "Safety First Automated Driving" paper, published today, is to establish ...
19:48, 07/02/2019

Indian Government Working On A Revival Plan For Auto Industry Over 3.5 lakh people have lost their jobs across the Indian auto industry, with 2 lakh people losing jobs from auto dealerships and one lakh people losing jobs from the components industry....
15:13, 08/13/2019

Threat or promise? E-auto boom could cost some industry jobs ZWICKAU, Germany (AP) — Over 115 years the auto industry in the east German town of Zwickau has lived through wrenching upheavals. Now it’s facing more change: top employer Volkswagen’s to...
11:24, 05/22/2019

Need An Effective Scrappage Policy To Help Auto Industry: Daimler India CEO Daimler India Commercial Vehicles MD and CEO, Satyakam Arya, says that GST cut will not be enough to help the auto industry recover from the current slowdown. Instead, Arya says that the government......
23:12, 09/11/2019

Biden says Trump destroying auto industry he helped save Speaking in Iowa on the same day as Donald Trump, Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden denounced the Republican U.S. president's trade policies, saying they were easy for Trump to push when farme...
19:36, 06/11/2019

Worst Downturn Ever For Indian Auto Industry, 350,000 Lay-Offs: Report Within this previously unreported figure, car and motorcycle makers have laid off 15,000 and component manufacturers 1,00,000, with the remaining job losses at dealers, many of which have closed, the....
08:24, 08/07/2019

Revival Of The Auto Industry Likely To Start In The Third Or Fourth Quarter: RC Bhargava The crisis in the automotive industry has been the talk of town lately and we are just not talking about the sales slowdown anymore, we are talking about the larger economic impact and of course jobs....
23:00, 08/14/2019

Auto Industry United In Seeking Reduction Of GST Rate On Vehicles The automotive industry is currently facing a daunting challenge of a deep slowdown that urgently needs some form of stimulus from the Government to supplement the efforts being made by the industry.....
11:00, 06/22/2019

Factbox: Auto industry consolidation - mega-mergers and alliances Italian-American carmaker Fiat Chrysler on Monday proposed a merger of equals with France's Renault in a deal that could create the world's third-biggest carmaker and trigger a fresh round of industry...
16:24, 05/27/2019

Auto industry says cybersecurity is a significant concern as cars become more automated But the auto industry is downplaying a report that a hacker’s use of GPS trackers allowed him to monitor the location of thousands of vehicles in commercial fleets and even turn off their engines....
01:00, 05/01/2019

Tempers flare as German auto industry meets eco-activists Environmental activists accused Germany's auto industry of failing to do enough to help avert a climate crisis as executives sought on Thursday to build bridges with their detractors ahead of the Fran...
11:12, 09/06/2019

Government Open To Take Auto Industry Proposal To GST Council: Minister At present, the entire auto sector suffers from a sales downturn due to several factors like high GST rates, farm distress, stagnant wages and liquidity constraints....
21:12, 09/06/2019

Lee Iacocca, auto industry icon known for saving Chrysler, dead at 94 American auto industry tycoon Lee Iacocca — known for helping develop the Ford Mustang, saving Chrysler and raising money to restore the Statue of Liberty — died early Tuesday at his California home. ...
05:00, 07/03/2019

VW warns trade war gloom is getting ?scary? as sales slow The geopolitical volatility adds another layer of uncertainty to an industry in the midst of a radical overhaul as it works to develop more electrified vehicles....
17:48, 09/10/2019

VW warns trade war gloom is getting ‘scary’ as sales slow The geopolitical volatility adds another layer of uncertainty to an industry in the midst of a radical overhaul as it works to develop more electrified vehicles....
16:36, 09/10/2019

Anand Mahindra Says GST Cuts and Road Tax Revision Will Help Revive Auto Industry Speaking at Mahindra Group's 73rd annual general meeting, Anand Mahindra suggested certain temporary measures that would have a positive impact on the industry. Short term measure like - reduction or....
20:48, 08/07/2019

Biden says Trump destroying auto industry, but president hits back Speaking in Iowa on the same day as Donald Trump, Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden denounced the Republican U.S. president's trade policies, saying they were easy for Trump to push when farme...
21:36, 06/11/2019

NDP’s Singh vows auto industry revival with focus on spending in Canada Singh promised to resurrect a $300-million automotive innovation strategy to encourage the development of zero-emission vehicles, but with a catch: manufacturers and auto-parts suppliers would be requ...
03:36, 09/15/2019

Copa America worried about slow ticket sales for 2 games SAO PAULO (AP) — Copa America organizers say they are worried about ticket sales for the two matches in Belo Horizonte. Organizers say there have been slow sales for the match between Bolivia and Vene...
18:12, 06/12/2019

Google's hardware division is recovering from slow Pixel 3 sales Just over a year ago, Google parent company Alphabet was hit with a $5 billion fine from the European Union for antitrust violations. As you might have expected, that put a dent in the company's ...
00:36, 07/26/2019

Bajaj Auto Beats Industry Slowdown, Posts 21 Per Cent Growth In Net Profit Bajaj Auto bucked the trend of an overall industry slowdown and posted better than expected results in the fourth quarter of the financial year 2018-19, as well as overall numbers for FY 2019....
17:24, 05/17/2019

Temporary Reduction In GST Rates Needed To Boost Auto Industry: Dr. Goenka, MD, Mahindra Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman did not announce any relief for vehicles running on diesel and petrol in the Union Budget 2019. But a temporary reduction in GST rates is the need of the hour to......
18:36, 07/05/2019

Trump’s proposed tariffs on Mexican imports could impact global auto industry From Mazda Motor Corp in Japan to Volkswagen AG in Germany to General Motors Co in the United States, carmaker stocks took a hit as a new front opened in the global trade war....
20:48, 05/31/2019

Renewed Chinese auto tariffs would cost U.S. jobs, industry coalition warns The head of a broad coalition of Japanese, German and South Korean automakers warned on Friday that renewed punitive Chinese tariffs on U.S. autos would hurt U.S. vehicle exports to China and put U.S...
19:00, 08/23/2019

Renault poised to merge with Fiat Chrysler, a move that could reshape auto industry Renault and Fiat joining forces could reshape the global auto industry at a time when carmakers are racing to build electric and self-driving cars.        ...
18:24, 06/04/2019

South African auto sector in line for $4 bln investment boost -industry body Africa's top vehicle manufacturer, South Africa, could see as much as 60 billion rand ($4.04 billion) invested in its vehicle and component sector over the next five years, industry body NAAMSA said i...
07:36, 09/06/2019

Home sales fall 4.9% in slow start to spring buying season Sales of existing U.S. homes fell in March after a huge gain the previous month, held back partly by a sharp slowdown among the most expensive properties....
19:12, 04/28/2019

GameStop halts dividend as console sales slow; shares fall 26% GameStop Corp shares plunged 26% on Tuesday after the video games retailer halted its quarterly dividend and reported a 13.3% fall in first-quarter revenue that missed analysts' estimates on the back ...
01:48, 06/05/2019

Trump Threatens Mexico Tariffs Until 'Illegal Immigration' Stops and It's Already Spooking The Auto Industry Trump is threatening more tariffs, FCA-Renault makes more big promises they might not be able to keep, and Brexit continues to be astoundingly bad for the entire world. All this and more in The Mornin...
17:48, 05/31/2019

China's Cybersecurity Regulations Rattle U.S. Businesses Proposed cybersecurity regulations by China are vexing U.S. businesses, who see the rules as new barriers to the Chinese market, and loom as a potential sticking point in coming U.S.-China trade talks...
19:24, 07/29/2019

UPDATE 3-GameStop halts dividend as console sales slow; shares fall 26% GameStop Corp shares plunged 26% on Tuesday after the video games retailer halted its quarterly dividend and reported a 13.3% fall in first-quarter revenue that missed analysts' estimates on the back ...
01:48, 06/05/2019

Shares nosedive after Ulta Beauty blames slow sales on lack of ‘innovation’ Shares of cosmetics chain Ulta Beauty plummeted close to 30% Friday after it said sales are slowing. Comparable sales in the second quarter grew 6.2%, below expectations for growth of 6.7%. Ulta, whic...
20:12, 08/31/2019

U.S. auto sales seen slipping 2.1% in May: J.D. Power, LMC Automotive U.S. auto sales are expected to drop 2.1% in May from the year-ago period, as higher prices keep buyers at bay, according to industry consultants J.D. Power and LMC Automotive....
22:36, 05/28/2019

Fiat Chrysler and Renault are reportedly in talks for a major deal that could shake up the global auto industry (FCAU) Rebecca Cook/Reuters Fiat Chrysler and Renault are in advanced talks for a deal that would combine major segments of their businesses, according to a report Saturday by the Financial Times. A deal ...
23:36, 05/25/2019

U.S. auto sales seen dropping in June: J.D. Power, LMC Automotive U.S. auto sales are expected to drop 1.5% in June from a year earlier, as higher prices continue to keep buyers away, according to industry consultants J.D. Power and LMC Automotive....
19:24, 06/27/2019

UPDATE 1-Canada auto sales fall 7.2% in June Auto sales in Canada fell 7.2% in June from a year earlier, hit by a drop in passenger car sales, according to industry data released on Wednesday, marking a decline for the sixteenth straight month....
00:24, 07/04/2019

U.S. auto sales expected to slip 5th-straight month The U.S. auto industry is limping into the usually robust summer selling season, analysts say, as rising new-vehicle prices and affordability concerns continue to outweigh strong employment growth and...
00:36, 06/01/2019

UPDATE 1-Canada auto sales fall 3.5 pct in April Canada's auto sales dropped 3.5 percent in April from a year earlier, according to industry data released on Wednesday, marking the 14 straight month of declines....
22:48, 05/01/2019

Auto Sales Revved Up August Retail Spending Spending on vehicles drove strong retail sales in August, suggesting American shoppers continue to support the economy at a time of heightened global uncertainty....
02:00, 09/14/2019

Retail report: Auto sales drove U.S. growth in May U.S. retail sales rose 0.5 percent in May, led by a sharp increase in auto sales -- but nearly all sectors showed growth, the Commerce Department reported Friday....
18:24, 06/14/2019

Auto Sales Slipped in First Half as Prices Surged Major auto makers’ U.S. new-vehicle sales slipped in the first six months of 2019 as higher interest rates and rising car prices dulled demand and sent many buyers to the used-car lot....
20:36, 07/02/2019

Car industry encouraged by rising EV sales UK new car registrations continued to decline in August, but electric and hybrid sales surged UK new car sales dipped by just 1.6% in August, while sales of electric and hybrid cars continued to surg...
12:48, 09/05/2019

Low Demand Continues To Take A Toll On Auto Retail Sales In May 2019 FADA has reported a decline of 1 per cent in passenger vehicles' (PV) sales in the month of May. Carmakers retailed 251,049 units in May 2019 as compared to 253,463 units which were retailed in the......
15:24, 06/15/2019

Domestic Passenger Car Sales Down 26% In May: Industry Body Overall passenger vehicle sales declined 20.55 per cent in May to 2,39,347 units from 3,01,238 units. In the commercial vehicle segment, domestic sales were down 10.02 per cent at 68,847 units last......
06:24, 06/12/2019

Halfway into '19, industry seeks first sales gain If the forecasts are right, this will be the second time in three years that the U.S. industry fails to record a single monthly increase from January through June....
10:12, 07/01/2019

Strong SUV, truck demand drive U.S. auto sales higher in June Automakers including Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and Hyundai Motor Co on Tuesday reported a rise in U.S. sales for June, lifted by strong demand for sport utility vehicles and trucks. Automaker...
17:24, 07/02/2019

U.S. March and Quarter One Auto Sales Drop in Weak Start to 2019 Major automakers on Tuesday reported weak U.S. sales for March and the first quarter, citing a rough start to the year, but said a robust economy and strong labor market should encourage consumers to ...
19:24, 04/28/2019

Auto Sales Downturn In August 2019 Worrisome: SIAM President The auto industry continues to face the heat of the economic slowdown that has affected the sector for nearly ten months. The sales reports of August 2019 saw a major drop in volumes with major......
12:36, 09/02/2019

Ford's U.S. Sales Slowed in First Half, Following Industry Trend Ford Motor Co. said U.S. sales slid 2.9% in the first half of 2019, the latest car maker this week to report weaker sales as demand for new vehicles cools....
19:36, 07/03/2019

Auto Stocks Fall As Sales Drop; Two-Wheeler Makers Buck Trend The Nifty Auto index fell as much as 1.73 per cent, dragged by Tata Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra and Eicher Motors shares. The S&P BSE Auto index on the Bombay Stock Exchange fell 1.62 per cent at one....
16:36, 09/03/2019

‘Lifted my head, saw this horror show': Why Bernie Moreno (mostly) quit auto sales A few years ago, Moreno was a thriving auto retailer with 15 dealerships and $1 billion in annual sales. He has now reassessed auto retail, and his prognosis is not good....
08:24, 08/19/2019

Japanese auto sales fall in South Korea amid consumer boycott Japanese automakers posted sharper sales falls in South Korea in August, industry data showed on Wednesday, hit by a consumer boycott of Japanese vehicles amid a worsening diplomatic row between the c...
12:48, 09/04/2019

Union Budget 2019: Auto Industry Disappointed With Budget, But Welcomes EV Support The industry has welcomed the sops for the electric vehicle segment, but is disappointed that no measures were announced for the overall industry which is going through a slowdown....
18:36, 07/05/2019

Auto Stocks Extend Losses On Weak Sales Numbers, Tata Motors Dips Over 5% Shares in Ashok Leyland, Tata Motors, Maruti Suzuki and Mahindra & Mahindra declined as much as 6.42 per cent, 5.45 per cent, 3.78per cent and 2.38 per cent respectively, and were the top losers on......
08:24, 09/04/2019

| Hong Kong braces for mass rally on China handover anniversary Hong Kong braced for another mass rally Monday as the city marks the anniversary of its handover to China, with attendance at an annual pro-democracy march likely to be bolstered by huge recent anti-g...
23:48, 06/30/2019

China braces itself as Typhoon Lekima barrels down with 130 mph winds, heavy rainfall Chinese authorities have declared a state of emergency on the country’s east coast in preparation for the mighty Typhoon Lekima approaching the mainland, bringing torrential downpours and deadly winds...
17:36, 08/09/2019

DealBook Briefing: China vs. U.S. Could Be a Long, Slow Grind Its economy struggling, China may try to inflict maximum political damage, even hoping that a prolonged trade war could derail President Trump’s re-election campaign....
18:00, 08/07/2019

Poptel's industry-tailored line of rugged Androids stars in an Amazon sales event Advertorial by Poptel: the opinions expressed in this story may not reflect the positions of PhoneArena! disclaimer The maker of rugged Android handsets and other intriguing telephony paraphernalia ...
16:00, 06/01/2019

Hong Kong braces for more protests as China extradition bill moves forward Society organizations, labor unions and small businesses are rapidly mobilizing despite warnings from Hong Kong’s chief executive not to take “radical action.”...
12:24, 06/11/2019

Hong Kong braces for huge protests on anniversary of China handover – live Anti-Beijing protesters block key streets as key date marking 1997 transition coincides with anger about controversial extradition lawFull story: Anti-government protests underway in Hong Kong on anni...
05:48, 07/01/2019

Trump says China is slow-walking trade talks to negotiate with a Democrat instead President Trump said Saturday that China's recent move to walk back concessions it had made in trade talks was an attempt to sabotage the deal so they could wait until a Democrat could replace him as ...
01:48, 05/12/2019

Hong Kong braces for fresh protests, Canada stops staff travel to mainland China Hong Kong is bracing for more anti-government demonstrations and a "stress test" of its international airport this weekend, as protests in the Asian financial hub show no signs of abating and diplomat...
07:00, 08/23/2019

Slow Progress in Trade Talks Is Partly a Result of China's New Tactic to Wait Plodding progress in trade negotiations between the U.S. and China this week is partly the result of a new tactic from Beijing, which increasingly thinks waiting may produce a more favorable agreement...
17:00, 07/31/2019

China's gas demand growth rate to slow in 2019, government report shows China's natural gas consumption growth rate is expected slow to around 10% in 2019, from 17.5% last year, amid easing economic growth and pressure on the country's production, storage and sa...
11:01, 09/02/2019

China's Nio has the industry watching Traditional automakers see startup Nio as a model for a new way of doing business in an industry facing an onslaught of technologies from electrification and connectivity....
08:24, 04/29/2019

Trump Prods General Motors Over Its Auto Plants In China U.S. President Donald Trump, who is engaged in a trade war with Beijing, said on Friday that the largest U.S. automaker, General Motors Co, should begin moving its operations back to the United......
16:36, 08/31/2019

PSA, Dongfeng To Drop 2 China Auto Plants, Halve Workforce in China and drop two of their four shared assembly plants, according to a document seen by Reuters, in a last-ditch bid to curb mounting losses as the world's largest auto market loses steam.......
21:16, 08/11/2019

Tesla, auto stocks hammered by China trade war fears Tesla shares fell 5.2 percent to $227.01 after China defied U.S. President Donald Trump by announcing plans to raise duties on $60 billion worth of American imports starting June 1. Most other auto st...
23:24, 05/13/2019

Auto Makers Raise Bets in China Despite Market Slowdown China, despite falling car sales, remains the industry proving ground for electric vehicles as Volkswagen, General Motors and Toyota—plus Chinese startups—pour in....
20:12, 06/08/2019

China will retaliate with tariffs on $75 billion more of US goods and resume auto duties China says the new tariffs will begin Sept. 1 and Dec. 15. That's when President Trump's latest tariffs on Chinese goods are to take effect....
21:00, 08/23/2019

Exclusive: PSA, Dongfeng To Drop 2 China Auto Plants, Halve Workforce in China and drop two of their four shared assembly plants, according to a document seen by Reuters, in a last-ditch bid to curb mounting losses as the world's largest auto market loses steam.......
14:00, 08/10/2019

China Scraps List Of Recommended Auto Battery Suppliers: Ministry China, the world's largest new energy vehicle (NEV) market, has seen increased investment from South Korean battery makers LG Chem Ltd and Samsung SDI Co Ltd amid expectations for a gradual change in....
14:12, 06/24/2019

China Biotechs Lure Industry Talent in the U.S. Chinese biotechs are hiring from big drug companies in the U.S., promising lucrative pay and an entrepreneurial environment in the race to win the first U.S. approval of a nongeneric Chinese drug....
19:00, 06/16/2019

China Mobile to set up $4 billion 5G industry fund China's largest telecommunications operator China Mobile said on Tuesday it will set up a 30 billion yuan ($4.36 billion) 5G industry fund and has already raised the first installment of 7-10 billion...
11:48, 06/25/2019

European stocks close mostly higher as China considers relaxing auto restrictions European shares reversed course to close higher Tuesday after China's State Council announced that it is considering relaxing and removing restrictions on auto purchases as part of a broad move t...
23:24, 08/27/2019

Exclusive: PSA, Dongfeng to drop two China auto plants, halve workforce - document Peugeot maker PSA Group and partner Dongfeng Group have agreed to cut thousands of jobs in China and drop two of their four shared assembly plants, according to a document seen by Reuters, in a last...
11:36, 08/10/2019

New China Tariffs A "Job Killer," US Industry Tells Trump President Donald Trump's new tariffs on Chinese goods are a "job killer" that will slam consumers and could make a recession more likely, industry groups said Wednesday....
05:00, 08/29/2019

China’s child modelling industry – a photo essay Manicured children strut down the catwalks of Beijing fashion shows as thousands of events drive the huge demand for child models. Insiders warn that modelling can leave minors vulnerable to physical ...
00:48, 08/09/2019

Snapped Up: Pre-Wedding Photo Industry Booms In China A happy couple exchange a kiss for the camera, the bride in a white off-the-shoulder dress holding a delicate bouquet, the groom in matching white suit, standing together on a green lawn lined with......
17:48, 08/21/2019

BASF Issues Profit Warning on U.S.-China Trade Concerns, Slowing Auto Market BASF SE slashed its profit forecasts, citing the continuing trade dispute between the U.S. and China as well as sluggish demand in the auto market, furthering the struggles at the German chemicals gia...
03:24, 07/09/2019

Auto stocks lead European shares lower amid U.S.-China trade standoff European shares extended losses early on Monday from the biggest weekly slump this year as the U.S.-China standoff quelled hopes that the two largest economies will be able to resolve their trade disp...
10:00, 05/13/2019

Beijing Auto Buys Daimler Stake, Bolstering German Carmaker’s Ties to China The deal strengthens the German automaker’s relationship with a Chinese counterpart in a country that has become an important market but where overall sales are falling....
18:12, 07/23/2019

China cuts taxes on circuit industry in face of US pressure BEIJING (AP) — China is cutting taxes on its fledgling software and integrated circuit industries to spur development in the face of U.S. export controls that threaten to handicap Chinese tech compani...
10:48, 05/22/2019

China's environmentally stressed regions to curb industry in new rules China will order local governments to raise the approval threshold for new industrial projects and limit the number of polluting factories in regions where environmental conditions are already stresse...
00:00, 06/29/2019

China will not set blanket winter output cuts for heavy industry China's central government will not set overall output restrictions on heavy industry for the coming winter, but will direct local governments to set limits based on manufacturers' emissions, the envi...
08:00, 07/26/2019

US-China trade war has had limited impact on semiconductors, says industry expert Ajit Manocha, CEO at industry association Semi, told CNBC that the U.S.-China trade war has been a "very small" reason behind the slowdown seen in the semiconductor sector....
07:00, 07/04/2019

U.S. cotton industry quietly faces crisis from China trade war While soybeans have remained front and center in the United States' trade war with China, American cotton is quietly facing its own tariff-induced crisis....
11:24, 08/28/2019

China and Huawei need US more than America needs them in 5G wireless race, say industry insiders Trump's new order effectively blacklisting Huawei from the U.S. market will not hurt America in the race to build out next-generation 5G wireless technology, a well-known CEO and a top telecom in...
02:48, 05/18/2019

China to announce rules soon to regulate commercial rocket industry China's national space agency said on Tuesday it will soon announce rules to regulate commercial rocket manufacturing, test flights and launches, state media reported, as the number of private startup...
19:36, 04/28/2019

China's Solar Industry Could Get a Nearly $7 Billion Boost From Cleaning Up Air Pollution Reducing air pollution is objectively good. In addition to providing huge public health benefits, new findings show it would also give China solar generating industry a big boost in productivity.Read ...
03:36, 07/09/2019

Trump delays imposing auto tariffs on auto imports and parts WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is delaying any decision to impose auto tariffs on car and auto part imports, deciding against ratcheting up trade disputes or impacting talks with European na...
19:00, 05/17/2019

China chip industry insiders voice caution on catch-up efforts Since the U.S. government put Huawei Technologies Co Ltd on a trade blacklist, effectively banning American firms from doing business with it, China's leaders have spoken boldly about achieving self-s...
14:48, 06/13/2019

Tom Cruise's jacket in the 'Top Gun' sequel shows just how crucial China is to the US film industry On Thursday, Paramount debuted the first trailer for "Top Gun: Maverick," a sequel to the much beloved '80s classic "Top Gun," at San Diego Comic-Con. By Friday, eagle-eyed fans had spotted one b...
03:36, 07/20/2019

Feds announce $8.3M in support for beef industry amid standoff with China Canada's beef industry is getting $8.3 million in federal funds, the bulk of it aimed at growing its international market reach as a trade standoff with China continues....
03:24, 07/11/2019

Farm industry in the dark about Trump's promised aid for China trade fight President Trump has promised as much as $15 billion in aid to the agricultural industry to make up for China's retaliatory tariffs, but farm trade associations say they don't know yet how the assistan...
06:36, 05/15/2019

Deadly Swine Fever Is Ravaging China’s Pork Industry, and It May Be Spreading Along the Gulf shores of Texas and Louisiana there is a complex of deep, underground caverns. Inside each of these enormous caves – each of which is large enough to easily fit Chicago’s Wi...
12:48, 05/06/2019

Swine fever toll in China may be twice as high as reported, industry insiders say As many as half of China's breeding pigs have either died from African swine fever or been slaughtered because of the spreading disease, twice as many as officially acknowledged, according to the esti...
20:12, 06/30/2019

China hits U.S. with tariffs on $75 billion worth of goods, reinstates auto levies, state media reports The levies range from 5 to 10 percent and will be implemented on Sept. 1 and Dec. 15 — the same dates President Trump’s latest tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese goods are slated to take effect....
15:48, 08/23/2019

Violence in Mali Put an End to a Thriving Tourist Industry. Now the Government Wants to Tap Into China’s Tourism Market A dozen Chinese tourists, armed with their cameras, are capturing the sights, standing on sandstone cliffs looking over dusty plains 1500 feet below. The sky is clear: in the distance, hundreds of vil...
02:36, 06/19/2019

Hawaii's $18 billion tourism industry is the latest victim of the US-China trade fight "As long as the U.S. puts restrictions on travel and takes on a more combative political posture, the Chinese will choose to vacation elsewhere," Hawaii state Sen. Glenn Wakai told CNBC....
15:36, 07/23/2019

Faces for cookware: data collection industry flourishes as China pursues AI ambitions In a village in central China's Henan province, amid barking dogs and wandering chickens, villagers gather along a dirt road to trade images of their faces for kettles, pots and tea cups....
02:24, 06/28/2019

China to issue scrap import licenses by end-June, earlier than expected by industry China aims to grant import licenses and a first batch of import quotas by the end of June for soon-to-be restricted scrap metal shipments into the nation, a government spokesman said, slightly earlier...
09:00, 05/29/2019

Alibaba’s Jack Ma Steps Down as China’s E-Commerce Industry Faces Trade War Uncertainty (BEIJING) — Alibaba Group founder Jack Ma, who helped launch China’s online retailing boom, stepped down as chairman of the world’s biggest e-commerce company Tuesday at a time when ...
20:36, 09/10/2019

Trump’s trade war with China creates unexpected winner: Canada's lobster industry Prices are at record levels and demand is growing for fishermen north of the border after China imposed tariffs on live lobstersLong hours, rolling ocean swells, and the occasional spring snowstorm ar...
20:48, 09/08/2019

INSIGHT-Faces for cookware: data collection industry flourishes as China pursues AI ambitions In a village in central China's Henan province, amid barking dogs and wandering chickens, villagers gather along a dirt road to trade images of their faces for kettles, pots and tea cups....
02:00, 06/28/2019

No Turnaround in Sight for China Car Sales Chinese auto sales fell for the 12th straight month in June and inflation was soft, adding to evidence of weakening consumer demand as the country’s economy continues to flag....
19:12, 07/10/2019

GM's H1 China vehicle sales down 15% y/y at 1.57 mln units General Motors Co's January to June vehicle sales in China fell 15%, as the U.S. automaker was hurt by a slowing economy amid the Sino-U.S. trade war and by heightened competition in its key mid-price...
09:00, 07/05/2019

UK's IQE sees sales hit from U.S.-China trade war Britain's IQE Plc said on Tuesday its sales had been hit by the trade war between Beijing and Washington, while reporting a handful of new deals with Asian customers that would give it access to new s...
09:00, 07/23/2019

Oil industry urges Trump administration to dismiss biofuel industry wish list The American Petroleum Institute on Tuesday urged the Trump administration to reject proposals floated by U.S. farmers and ethanol producers to boost ethanol demand, the latest development in the clas...
00:36, 09/04/2019

China slams $2.2B U.S. weapons sales to Taiwan China is condemning a recent U.S. decision to sell $2.2 billion worth of weapons to Taiwan, saying the "reckless" policy tampers with Chinese sovereignty....
20:24, 07/09/2019

Volkswagen says 50% of China sales will be NEVs by 2035 By 2035 half of Volkswagen's sales in China will be new energy vehicles (NEVs), CEO Herbert Diess told a conference in Boao, China, on Tuesday, according to a company statement....
14:36, 07/02/2019

China approves used-car exports to boost sales In its latest bid to prop up the auto sector, China started allowing used-car exports from ten cities and provinces including Beijing, Shanghai and Guangdong....
15:24, 05/06/2019

China says seriously concerned about U.S. arms sales to Taiwan China's Foreign Ministry said on Thursday it is seriously concerned about U.S. arms sales to self-ruled Taiwan, after a source told Reuters that Washington was planning a $2 billion weapons sale to th...
10:48, 06/06/2019

Tesla gets exemption from China’s 10 percent tax on car sales The exemption, which previously applied only to domestic makers of electric vehicles, affects all Tesla models sold in China, the nation’s industry ministry said....
19:00, 08/30/2019

China rolls out new measures to spur car sales China said on Thursday it is stopping local governments from imposing new restrictions on car purchases and cancelling existing ones that apply to new energy vehicles, as it looks to spur consumption ...
12:00, 06/06/2019

The Latest: China’s Hikvision serious over US curbs on sales BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on trade tensions between China and the United States (all times local): 6:35 p.m. A Chinese video surveillance company says it is taking concern about the use of its technol...
13:36, 05/22/2019

Ferrari driven by surge in sales in China MILAN (AP) — Automaker Ferrari says its profits rose in the first quarter as demand for its luxury sports cars grew strongly, particularly in China. The Italian manufacturer, which has shares listed o...
15:24, 05/07/2019

China to Sanction U.S. Companies for Arms Sales to Taiwan China will sanction U.S. firms that participate in arms sales to Taiwan, after Washington approved sales of $2.2 billion in tanks, missiles and related military hardware, Beijing said....
16:48, 07/12/2019

Huawei's Phone Sales in China Get Patriotic Boost Huawei’s domestic smartphone sales have surged because of a buying spree by its outraged Chinese fan base, while the U.S. ban on tech sales to the company has crippled its overseas sales....
17:12, 08/04/2019

China new-energy vehicle sales drop for first time in over two years Sales of new energy vehicles (NEVs) in China fell 4.7% in July from a year earlier, the first drop in more that two years, data from the country's biggest auto industry association showed....
07:36, 08/13/2019

China car stocks tumble on weaker outlook for 2019 sales Shares in Chinese carmakers skidded lower on Friday after an industry association cut its forecast for vehicle sales this year, citing the US-China trade war and tough new emission standards....
08:00, 07/26/2019

iPhone sales declined in every part of the world last quarter, not just China As Apple confirmed in its two most recent earnings calls, iPhone sales have been consistently down year-on-year since October. The Cupertino giant blamed this primarily on weak demand in China, but re...
08:00, 05/07/2019

U.S. expands tech battle with China, barring more technology sales U.S. officials are banning exports to four Chinese technology companies and one research institute on the grounds that they are undermining American national security, the latest move in a broadening....
21:48, 06/21/2019

BMW affirms target to hike sales as China drives May deliveries German luxury carmaker BMW affirmed its target to increase sales this year after group sales rose by 3.2% in May year-on-year, driven by strong demand from mainland China....
12:24, 06/13/2019

Futures dip after China data shows slowing retail sales U.S. stock index futures slipped on Wednesday, as grim data out of China cast a shadow over market sentiment, while investors awaited more developments related to the U.S.-China trade dispute....
14:00, 05/15/2019

China's new measures to spur car sales fall short of expectations China announced a series of measures on Thursday to revive slumping car sales, but failed to meet market expectations as it included no plans to relax controls over the issuance of new licenses for tr...
15:36, 06/06/2019

Dow ends higher after US backs off China sales restrictions, snapping 2-day skid The Dow Jones industrial average ended higher Tuesday after the U.S. eased up on China sales constraints. Stocks snapped a two-day losing streak.        ...
04:12, 05/22/2019

Mazda quarterly operating profit falls 79% on weak U.S., China sales Mazda has been struggling with falling demand for its vehicles while also recovering from flood-related damage to its factories in Japan. The automaker reiterated its forecast for a 33 percent rise in...
14:36, 08/01/2019

China telecom giant Huawei hints US pressure hurting sales Chinese tech giant Huawei says it would have become the world's number one smartphone marker by year's end if it were not for "unexpected" circumstances....
09:48, 06/11/2019

Apple optimistic as accessories, iPhone price cuts help China sales Apple Inc said sales in China were stabilizing and touted how increasing demand for services and accessories such as Apple Music and the Apple Watch helped offset a record drop in iPhone revenue....
03:36, 05/01/2019

Starbucks same-restaurant sales beat view; U.S., China demand rose Coffee chain Starbucks Corp on Thursday reported quarterly same-restaurant sales above Wall Street expectations, getting a jolt from more coffee demand and food in the United States and China, sending...
23:00, 07/25/2019

Caterpillar earnings disappoint on weak China sales, higher costs Caterpillar Inc's earnings on Wednesday missed Wall Street's estimates, hurt by a combination of weak sales in China and higher production and restructuring costs, sending its shares lower....
21:48, 07/24/2019

Caterpillar's earnings disappoint on weak China sales, higher costs Caterpillar Inc's earnings on Wednesday missed Wall Street's estimates, hurt by a combination of weak sales in China, and higher production and restructuring costs, leading to a nearly 4% fall in its...
17:00, 07/24/2019

China calls in foreign tech firms after Huawei sales ban: sources China summoned global technology companies for talks last week following last month's U.S. ban on selling technology to China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, two people familiar with the matter told Reu...
11:24, 06/09/2019

UPDATE 4-Hudson's Bay Co sales slump, optimistic about China trade impact Canadian department store operator Hudson's Bay Co on Thursday posted a wider-than-expected loss as sales at its Lord & Taylor unit fell, but said it was optimistic about its ability to deal with the ...
21:24, 06/13/2019

Huawei skyrocketed and Apple's sales dropped massively in China last quarter The worldwide smartphone market is looking pretty bleak at the moment and the situation in China is even worse. But despite these conditions, new data from Canalys shows that Huawei’s growth is basica...
12:12, 05/02/2019

Huawei smartphone sales surge 31% in China as Apple loses ground Huawei's Q2 smartphone sales in China rose 31% compared to the same three months last year, extending its local dominance over rivals such as Apple.Read More...
20:36, 07/30/2019

Galaxy S10 sales are helping Samsung regain market share in China Over the past three years, Samsung has seen its market share in China shrink drastically as local rivals such as Xiaomi and Huawei continued to grow. But thanks to the Galaxy S10’s release in March, t...
08:00, 05/07/2019

Trump Allows Sales of U.S. Products to Huawei as China Trade Talks Resume President Trump agreed to allow sales of U.S. products to Huawei after he and his Chinese counterpart decided to resume trade talks. The U.S. also consented to halt additional tariffs on Chinese goods...
10:12, 06/29/2019

Tariffs, China sales weigh on Cisco outlook, shares slide Cisco Systems Inc said on Wednesday that impending U.S. tariffs and Chinese customers shunning the networking company's gear were weighing on its business, and it forecast sales and profit below Wall ...
03:48, 08/15/2019

GM, Ford quarterly China sales slide again amid economy woes General Motors Co and Ford Motor Co announced their quarterly sales in China fell, albeit at a slower pace sequentially, as the U.S. automakers were hit by a slowing economy amid the Sino-U.S. trade...
14:48, 07/05/2019

China Sees Decline In Electric Vehicle Sales For Second Consecutive Month China has reported a decline of 16 per cent in electric vehicle sales for the month of August. Last month the cumulative sales of all pure-electric, fuel-celled, and plugin hybrids vehicles stood at.....
18:00, 09/12/2019

China’s factory output, retail sales weaken amid tariff war BEIJING (AP) — China’s factory output and consumer spending weakened in April as a tariff war with Washington intensified. Wednesday’s data prompted suggestions Beijing will need to prop u...
09:48, 05/15/2019

For chipmakers, woes mount on sluggish China car sales, trade battles Semiconductor companies are wincing as consumers around the globe are buying fewer new vehicles amid continuing trade tensions between China and the U.S. China has been a pain point for chipmakers as ...
23:36, 08/05/2019

Apple shares flirt with $1 trillion valuation on China sales uptick Apple shares spiked more than 5 percent Tuesday after the iPhone maker said sales in China are bouncing back — bringing the tech giant back to the brink of a $1 trillion market cap. Apple offset news ...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Sales Slumps In China, India Clobber Automakers Banking On Asia Hit by a slowing economy, the US-China trade war and the chaotic implementation of new emission rules, vehicle sales logged a 12th straight month of declines in June....
07:00, 08/01/2019

China Liberates Its Automotive Strategy To Support Hybrid Vehicles Sales The Ministry Of Industry And Information Technology in China wants to amend the quota regulations and allow automakers to include more fuel-efficient hybrid vehicles in their line-up....
13:00, 07/14/2019

Huawei warns on U.S. ban after China smartphone sales drive first-half revenue Chinese tech giant Huawei Technologies warned on Tuesday a U.S. trade blacklisting will impact short-term revenue growth, even as its half-year revenue surged 23% thanks to soaring smartphone sales at...
17:00, 07/30/2019

China calls in foreign tech firms after Huawei sales ban - sources China summoned global technology companies for talks last week following last month's U.S. ban on selling technology to China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd , two people familiar with the matter told Re...
11:12, 06/09/2019

UPDATE 4-Apple optimistic as accessories, iPhone price cuts help China sales Apple Inc said sales in China were stabilizing and touted how increasing demand for services and accessories such as Apple Music and the Apple Watch helped offset a record drop in iPhone revenue....
05:48, 05/01/2019

Stocks rebound after U.S. backs off China sales restrictions, on pace to snap two-day skid Stocks rebounded Tuesday after the government eased off China sales constraints. The market was poised to snap a two-day losing streak        ...
22:24, 05/21/2019

GM's China April-June sales fall 12%, fourth straight quarterly drop General Motors Co's second-quarter vehicle sales in China fell 12.2%, as the U.S. automaker was hurt by a slowing economy amid the Sino-U.S. trade war and by heightened competition in its key mid-pri...
10:00, 07/05/2019

Wafer maker Siltronics warns U.S.-China trade tussle to hit sales, profits Siltronic, a German maker of wafers used to make silicon chips, became the latest firm in the semiconductor industry to warn that U.S. restrictions on exports to China would hit sales and profitabilit...
21:48, 06/17/2019

Rep. Mike Gallagher: U.S. should regulate surveillance sales to China, prioritize human rights The United States should more strictly regulate sales of U.S. surveillance technology to China when it is used to spy on Uyghur Muslims and other ethnic minorities, Rep. Mike Gallagher and human right...
08:00, 06/29/2019

China's retail sales growth falls to 16-year low as trade war risks rise China on Wednesday reported surprisingly weaker growth in retail sales and industrial output for April, adding pressure on Beijing to roll out more stimulus as the trade war with the United States esc...
07:48, 05/15/2019

China's retail sales growth slumps to 16-year low as trade war risks rise China reported surprisingly weaker growth in retail sales and industrial output for April on Wednesday, adding pressure on Beijing to roll out more stimulus as the trade war with the United States esc...
11:12, 05/15/2019

UPDATE 1-Starbucks same-restaurant sales beat on U.S., China growth; shares rise Starbucks Corp third-quarter sales at established stores surpassed estimates, getting a jolt from its two biggest markets, the United States and China, and sending its shares up nearly 6% after the be...
23:00, 07/25/2019

Google appoints Stanley Chen to head Greater China sales, operations Alphabet Inc's Google has appointed Stanley Chen as its managing director of Greater China sales and operations, the company said in a statement on Monday....
07:00, 06/17/2019

White House official: New sales to China's Huawei to cover only widely available goods President Donald Trump's decision to allow expanded sales of U.S. technology supplies to Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei will only apply to products widely available around the world, and leav...
19:12, 06/30/2019

CEO of Cisco, which saw a huge drop in China sales, says state-owned enterprises shunned them Chinese government-controlled enterprises are opting to work with local vendors rather than American-owned companies, says Cisco Systems CEO Chuck Robbins....
17:00, 08/15/2019

Tesla promotes lower priced China-made Model 3 in sales push U.S. electric vehicle (EV) maker Tesla Inc said on Friday it would price its China-made Model 3 vehicles from 328,000 yuan ($47,529), 13% cheaper than those it currently imports as it pushes sales in ...
06:00, 05/31/2019

Apple's brand image in China is wrecked, expected to lead to big iPhone sales decline As if Apple's troubles in the world's largest smartphone market weren't already bad enough, iPhones have been reportedly facing somewhat of an "informal boycott" from consumers in China for several mo...
16:36, 05/29/2019

UPDATE 1-Japan's Marubeni stops some new soybean sales to China amid trade dispute Marubeni Corp said on Friday that its U.S.-based unit, Columbia Grain Trading Inc, has stopped all new soybean sales to China because falling sales volumes to the country due to the trade war with the...
12:48, 07/26/2019

Japan's exports down for eighth month, sales to China slump as recession fears grow Japan's exports slipped for an eighth month in July, while manufacturers' confidence turned negative for the first time in over six years as China-bound sales slumped again in a fresh sign the Sino-U....
04:24, 08/19/2019

Japan's Marubeni says U.S. unit Columbia Grain stopped new soybean sales to China from July 24 Japanese trading house Marubeni Corp said on Friday that U.S. unit Columbia Grain Trading Inc stopped all new sales of soybeans to Chinese customers from July 24, saying earnings from the business had...
07:24, 07/26/2019

Promotions and patriotism: 'Battle Mode' Huawei sees China smartphone sales surge When 23-year-old Chinese student Aaron Huang started his hunt for an Android replacement for his Apple iPhone in April this year, it was clear which brand was trying hardest to win him over....
12:24, 08/05/2019

UPDATE 4-Caterpillar earnings miss estimates on weak China sales, higher costs Caterpillar Inc's earnings on Wednesday missed Wall Street's estimates, hurt by a combination of weak sales in China and higher production and restructuring costs, sending its shares lower....
19:48, 07/24/2019

U.S. tariffs on China-made consumer tech goods seen cutting sales, delaying upgrades U.S. consumers will delay or forgo technology upgrades if President Donald Trump imposes a new round of 25% tariffs on Chinese goods, slowing the U.S. innovation engine, technology industry executives...
01:12, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 1-White House official: New sales to China's Huawei to cover only widely available goods President Donald Trump's decision to allow expanded sales of U.S. technology supplies to Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei will only apply to products widely available around the world, and leav...
21:48, 06/30/2019

China's Anbang to offload health insurance unit as government speeds up asset sales China's Anbang Insurance Group said it will sell its entire stake in a health insurance unit as Beijing speeds up asset disposals at the troubled government-controlled insurance conglomerate....
10:00, 07/05/2019

Estee Lauder can rally 15% this year as China sales show no signs of slowing, analyst says Cosmetics maker Estee Lauder has more room to grow because fears of a slowdown in China are not going to materialize, according to Telsey Advisory Group....
21:00, 05/02/2019

UPDATE 2-Japan's Marubeni stops some new soybean sales to China amid trade dispute Marubeni Corp said on Friday that its U.S.-based unit, Columbia Grain Trading Inc, has stopped all new soybean sales to China because falling sales volumes to the country due to the trade war with the...
23:24, 07/26/2019

Japan's exports slip for eighth month, sales to China drop as recession fears grow Japan's exports slipped for an eighth month in July, while manufacturers' confidence turned negative for the first time in over six years as China-bound sales slumped again in a fresh sign the Sino-U....
06:48, 08/19/2019

Ford Names New President For China Joint Venture To Deepen Alliance Amid Falling Sales Ford Motor Co on Thursday named Steven Armstrong president of the Changan Ford joint venture in China to deepen the alliance and push for more models, as the U.S. carmaker tries to stem a decline in.....
11:24, 08/25/2019

Exclusive: In U-turn, Ford ditches plan to unify China sales system after partners push back Ford Motor Co has scrapped a plan to create a unified national sales company for China that stoked mistrust of the automaker at its joint venture partners and contributed to a spectacular collapse in ...
04:00, 09/05/2019

China April industrial output cools, retail sales growth falls to 16-year low as trade risks rise China on Wednesday reported surprisingly weaker growth in industrial output and retail sales for April, reinforcing expectations that Beijing needs to roll out more stimulus measures as the trade war ...
05:12, 05/15/2019

Regulations Are a Better Disinfectant Than Sunlight A deeply-reported Washington Post story today exposes the network of dark money behind the movement to stack the judiciary with conservatives. The central figure in this movement is Leonard Leo, the e...
00:36, 05/22/2019

China June industrial output up 6.3% year-on-year, beats forecasts, retail sales up 9.8% China's industrial output grew 6.3% in June from a year earlier, official data showed on Monday, picking up from May's 17-year low and handily beating market expectations....
08:12, 07/15/2019

US announces stricter asylum regulations The new regulation forbids refugees from claiming asylum in the US if they have traveled through a third country. Officials called it an 'interim rule' until Congress passes stricter laws....
20:00, 07/15/2019

States sue EPA for tighter asbestos regulations A group of 10 states and Washington, D.C., sued the Environmental Protection Agency on Monday seeking increased regulation of cancer-causing asbestos....
01:00, 07/02/2019

China tariffs could force 'widespread store closures' and put $40 billion in sales at risk 2019 has already been a tough year for retailers but the tariffs with China could put $40 billion of sales and 12,000 stores at risk, a report says.        ...
12:36, 05/20/2019

Reaction to the CAS ruling regarding Semenya and new IAAF regulations The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) have dismissed an appeal by South African middle-distance runner Caster Semenya against the introduction of regulations to restrict testosterone levels in fema...
16:00, 05/01/2019

We gave US police, ICE, and CBP AI without regulations in 2016: Now it’s 1984 This weekend’s ICE raids are essentially a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the government‘s surveillance state. The same AI-powered tools empowering those agents to identify, target, track, and spy on imm...
04:24, 07/13/2019

What is GDPR? Everything you need to know about the new general data protection regulations General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, is here. Here's what it means, how it impacts individuals and businesses - and how to ensure compliance....
17:36, 05/17/2019

Trump says cryptocurrencies must face banking regulations, ‘not a fan’ of them "If Facebook and other companies want to become a bank, they must seek a new Banking Charter and become subject to all Banking Regulations, just like other Banks, both National and International," Tru...
07:12, 07/12/2019

Tesla adjusts Autopilot to comply with new EU regulations Tesla will push an updated Autopilot in Europe that scales back on a couple of functions in order to comply with new regulations. The changes will require faster lane changes and limit how far you can...
21:12, 05/17/2019

'Swamp' thwarts Trump with $1.9T ‘hidden tax’ in regulations President Trump’s administration cut by almost two-thirds the average number of regulations issued for every law passed, but still the “hidden tax” imposed by the unelected bureaucracy was nearly $2 t...
19:12, 05/07/2019

South Africa's PPC bows to environmental regulations South African cement company PPC said on Friday it expects to pay as much as 120 million rand ($8.5 million) per year due to the new carbon tax and will shut down a kiln at its Port Elizabeth plant t...
00:00, 06/29/2019

Facebook CEO again calls for greater regulations following settlement with FTC On day of $5-billion settlement with FTC, Facebook announces $16.9-billion revenue quarter, up 8% from prior year, with $2 billion included in release.       ...
01:00, 07/25/2019

Cuomo says he’ll sign overhaul of rent regulations With just three days left to re-up rent stabilization laws, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday he would sign a sweeping package of tenant-friendly bills crafted by the Legislature late Tuesday. The pack...
23:12, 06/12/2019

Car Sales June 2019: Tata Motors Registers 27 Per Cent Drop In Sales The cumulative sales in the domestic market for the April 2019 - June 2019 period stood at 36,945 units which is a drop of 30 per cent compared to 52,937 units the company sold in the same period last...
18:24, 07/01/2019

Sales of new U.S. homes slumped 7.8% in May, as sales plunged in the pricier Northeastern and Western markets WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of new U.S. homes slumped 7.8% in May, as sales plunged in the pricier Northeastern and Western markets....
17:36, 06/25/2019

Car Sales June 2019: Honda Car India Registers 41.4 Per Cent Decline In Sales Honda along with other companies like Tata Motors is optimistic about the future and is looking for any tailwind which can make the sales bounce back....
11:24, 07/03/2019

Two-Wheeler Sales June 2019: TVS Motor Company Sales Slip 6 Per Cent Two-wheeler sales remain flat in the first quarter of the current financial year, but overall sales of TVS Motor Company in June slipped 6.26 per cent....
17:12, 07/01/2019

Cars Sales April 2019: Hyundai Motor India's Sales Down By 10.1 Per Cent April has been a rather challenging month for carmakers in India. After Maruti Suzuki which is the market leader, India's second largest carmaker- Hyundai Motor has witnessed a decline of 10.1 per......
08:48, 05/02/2019

Two-Wheeler Sales April 2019: Hero MotoCorp Sales Decline By 17 Per Cent Hero MotoCorp reported a sale of 574,366 units in April 2019, witnessing a decline in volumes of 17.24 per cent over 694,022 units that were sold in April last year. The massive drop in sales has been...
16:36, 05/03/2019

Two-Wheeler Sales April 2019: Bajaj Sales Rise By 2 Per Cent Bajaj Auto's total vehicle sales (domestic+exports) increased by a meagre two per cent for the month of April 2019. The manufacturer sold a total of 423,315 units last month, as opposed to 415,168......
08:48, 05/02/2019

Car Sales August 2019: Toyota Sales Dip 24 Per Cent Amidst Slowdown Toyota Kirloskar Motor registered a sale of 10,701 units in August 2019, witnessing a decline of 24 per cent in domestic sales, as opposed to 14,100 units sold in August 2019. The automaker continues....
17:48, 09/01/2019

Two-Wheeler Sales May 2019: TVS Sales Dip Marginally With 3.07 Lakh Units Sold Hosur-based TVS Motor Company registered a sale of 307,106 units in May this year, witnessing a marginal drop of 0.9 per cent over 309,865 units sold during the same month last year. The company's......
17:00, 06/03/2019

Prime Day sales burst in July may cause weakness in August retail sales Friday's August retail sales is the last big economic report before the Fed meets, and it could be muddied by Amazon's July Prime Day sale....
06:36, 09/13/2019

Merck Canada says new drug price regulations are unconstitutional Merck Canada and a group of pharmaceutical companies are challenging the constitutionality of new regulations meant to lower patented drug prices, the company said in a statement on Friday, in a late ...
20:37, 08/23/2019

EPA proposes rolling back regulations on methane emissions The Trump administration on Thursday proposed a new rule to roll back restrictions on the monitoring of methane, a greenhouse gas contributing to global warming....
23:24, 08/29/2019

Building Regulations vs indemnity insurance: what's the difference and which one do we need? Our buyer isn't happy that we have no Building Regulations completion certificate for a loft conversion done by the previous owner. Why isn't indemnity insurance enough?...
15:48, 08/15/2019

Family of woman mauled by lion pushes for new regulations BURLINGTON, N.C. (AP) — New details about the lion mauling death of a 22-year old who interned at the Conservator’s Center in Burlington, North Carolina have caused the victim’s aunt to qu...
17:24, 05/25/2019

Deregulation explodes under Trump, 13 regulations killed for every new one, $33B saved It was an odd, geeky campaign promise for a populist presidential candidate to make. But when Donald Trump in 2016 pledged to kill two Obama-era regulations for every new one, crowds went wild....
20:12, 07/22/2019

Trump's rollback of climate regulations will be felt far beyond his presidency In almost every corner of his administration, President Donald Trump has veered sharply from the policies of his predecessor -- and even past Republicans....
05:36, 09/05/2019

E.P.A. to Roll Back Regulations on Methane, a Potent Greenhouse Gas If the proposal is adopted, the government would no longer require oil and gas companies to inspect for and repair methane leaks from wells and pipelines....
10:36, 08/29/2019

Esto brevis: How Idaho accidentally let all of its regulations expire It’s not often that government ineptitude fuels progress. But Idaho can thank its bickering state legislature for providing it with a revolutionary opportunity....
18:00, 05/18/2019

Munich changes topless bathing regulations after police reprimand Munich police scolded female sunbathers for exposing their breasts along the Isar River. The incident prompted a backlash and greater regulatory clarity over what women can put on display in public....
22:24, 06/28/2019

Trump orders federal agencies to 'streamline' GMO regulations President Donald Trump has ordered federal agencies to streamline their "agricultural biotechnology regulatory process" to make it easier for companies to develop and market genetically modified foods...
03:24, 06/13/2019

Waivers, rules, regulations: What it’s like parenting between two cultural extremes I grew up in Croatia, where regulations are relatively loose for children's recreation. In my adopted hometown of New York, I spend 10 minutes signing forms before my daughter can play with puzzles an...
04:00, 08/13/2019

Closing arguments set in Virginia abortion regulations trial RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal trial is coming to an end in a lawsuit challenging four Virginia abortion laws that women’s health groups say are overly restrictive and limit access to abortion i...
15:12, 06/06/2019

U.S. to revise genetically modified organism regulations: WTO filing The United States is planning to revise its regulations on importing, transporting and releasing genetically modified organisms, it told the World Trade Organization in a filing published on Friday....
17:36, 06/07/2019

FedEx sues to block enforcement of export regulations WASHINGTON (AP) — FedEx is suing the United States government over export rules it says are virtually impossible to follow because it handles millions of packages a day. The delivery company says most...
03:36, 06/25/2019

Format and regulations for joint DTM and SUPER GT race revealed The DTM and SUPER GT have announced the regulations for their joint race at Fuji, which largely reflect the German touring car series' current format...
13:24, 08/03/2019

French government to create ‘ICO white list’ with new regulations While the world is looking at Facebook’s Libra and its recent senate hearing, France is knuckling down and is set to approve the first wave of cryptocurrency businesses under new legislation. Under th...
13:48, 07/17/2019

Uber and Lyft Cut Off Hiring of New Drivers in NYC as New Regulations Appear to Work Lyft and Uber are halting onboarding for new drivers in New York City following last year’s historic vote that lifted the wage minimum for drivers ride-hailing companies late last year, Politico repor...
20:36, 04/30/2019

Semenya considering appeal over ruling on IAAF testosterone regulations South African athlete Caster Semenya and her lawyers are considering contesting the dismissal by a sports court of her appeal against the introduction by the IAAF of rules to limit testosterone in fem...
16:00, 05/01/2019

US risks its leading role in tech by leaving regulations to the EU In the 30 years since Tim Berners Lee first documented his vision for what would become the World Wide Web, the US has been the primary leader in innovative infrastructure and products that are now co...
13:24, 07/09/2019

EPA cuts 40 regulations, saves $3.6B, seeks balance on costs Aiming to erase the “fuzzy math” past administrations used to hide the costs of politically favored policies, the Environmental Protection Agency is pulling back the curtain on costs and benefits, and...
18:12, 06/11/2019

Canada announces regulations to cut price of prescription drugs Move hailed as ‘crucial step to lower prescription drug costs’New rules were resisted by pharmaceutical companiesThe Canadian government has announced regulations to reduce patented drug prices it sai...
06:00, 08/10/2019

F1 regulations look to reinvent racing and bring back ‘wow factor’ • Proposed plans for 2021 aimed at getting more competitive races• Main proposal is to reintroduce ground effect to help overtakingFormula One has revealed details on its proposed plans to improve the...
20:36, 07/17/2019

Automakers post mixed US June sales; SUVs, truck sales stay strong Major automakers on Tuesday posted mixed U.S. sales results for June and the second quarter, with demand still fairly strong for SUVs and pickup trucks while passenger car sales continued a long-runni...
02:00, 07/03/2019

Chipotle earnings top estimates as digital sales double, boosts same-store sales outlook Chipotle Mexican Grill on Wednesday reported earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations after doubling its digital sales during the quarter....
19:24, 04/28/2019

Two-Wheeler Sales April 2019: Royal Enfield Sales Decline For The 4th Consecutive Month Chennai-based motorcycle maker, Royal Enfield reported a decline of 17 per cent in sales for April 2019. The manufacturer sold 62,,879 units last month, a significant drop in volumes when compared to....
16:36, 05/03/2019

Automakers post mixed U.S. June sales; SUVs, truck sales stay strong Major automakers on Tuesday posted mixed U.S. sales results for June and the second quarter, with demand still fairly strong for SUVs and pickup trucks while passenger car sales continued a long-runni...
19:48, 07/02/2019

Amazon touts record Prime Day 2019 sales, device sales and provides boost for e-commerce overall Amazon's 48 hour Prime Day sale drove the company's biggest day of new Prime sign-ups. Meanwhile, Adobe Analytics found Prime Day boosted retail sales overall....
19:24, 07/17/2019

Car Sales August 2019: Hyundai Motor India Records 16.58 Per Cent De-Growth In Domestic Sales The decline turns out to be even most deterrent for the Korean carmaker which managed with just 3.8 per cent drop last month (July 2019) riding on the success of its latest compact SUV- the Hyundai......
12:36, 09/02/2019

US existing home sales increased 2.5% in May amid lower mortgage rates, but sales still weaker than a year ago WASHINGTON (AP) — US existing home sales increased 2.5% in May amid lower mortgage rates, but sales still weaker than a year ago....
16:24, 06/21/2019

UPDATE 3-Automakers post mixed U.S. June sales; SUVs, truck sales stay strong Major automakers on Tuesday posted mixed U.S. sales results for June and the second quarter, with demand still fairly strong for SUVs and pickup trucks while passenger car sales continued a long-runni...
19:24, 07/02/2019

Two-Wheeler Sales April 2019: TVS Sales Grow By 5 Per Cent TVS Motor Company recorded a strong start to the new financial year 2019-20 with a growth of five per cent in year-on-year volumes. The company sold a total of 318,937 vehicles in April this year, as....
11:48, 05/02/2019

Car Sales April 2019: Maruti Suzuki PV Sales Down By 19.6 Per Cent Passenger Vehicles sales of India's largest carmaker continued to remain under pressure in the new financial year. Maruti Suzuki has recorded a slump of 19.6 per cent in volumes in April 2019 selling....
10:24, 05/01/2019

How to boost the health of your sales org by hyping up your sales team (VB Live) The quality of your sales force has a direct, accumulating, impact on your business. Learn how SMBs build and grow world-class sales organizations.Read More...
04:36, 09/13/2019

US new-home sales slumped 6.9% in April; sales of homes deemed affordable for middle class source of decline WASHINGTON (AP) — US new-home sales slumped 6.9% in April; sales of homes deemed affordable for middle class source of decline....
16:48, 05/23/2019

The Fiver | Paul Scholes and that breach of football betting regulations Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Reading the story detailing how Paul Scholes was hauled before the Football Association beaks to answer questions about his fondness for an occasiona...
18:00, 06/19/2019

UK operator of seized Stena Impero says vessel in compliance with regulations The British operator of an oil tanker seized by armed guards in the Gulf said the vessel, the Stena Impero, was in full compliance with all navigation and international regulations....
02:36, 07/20/2019

Enforcement of food and drug safety regulations nosedives under Trump Number of ‘warning letters’ sent by FDA has fallen by 33% compared with the most recent equivalent period under ObamaThe US regulator of food and drug safety has seen steep declines in several markers...
16:24, 07/02/2019

European Commission urged to develop regulations for Hyperloop projects Hyperloop Transportation Technologies presented European officials with a framework to jump-start creation of deployment rules for the mobility system.Read More...
19:24, 05/23/2019

UPDATE 2-Merck Canada says new drug price regulations are unconstitutional Merck Canada and a group of pharmaceutical companies are challenging the constitutionality of new regulations meant to lower patented drug prices, the company said in a statement on Friday, in a late ...
20:37, 08/23/2019

Supreme Court strikes down Tennessee liquor retail regulations The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled in a case concerning alcohol regulations enacted following the Prohibition era that Tennessee residency requirements for liquor retailers violate the U.S. Con...
16:48, 06/26/2019

Physicians group calls on members to reject IAAF regulations The World Medical Association has called on its members not to implement new International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) regulations that restrict testosterone levels in female athletes ...
12:12, 05/03/2019

Trump rolls back regulations on energy-saving lightbulbs The move by the Energy Department would prevent new efficiency requirements from getting implemented in January and could contribute to accelerated greenhouse gas emissions....
20:48, 09/04/2019

Congress considers regulations for rear seat child alerts Lawmakers, as they consider child safety regulations for cars, say more than 800 children forgotten in vehicles have died from heatstroke in the U.S. over the last two decades....
02:12, 05/24/2019

Trump EPA finalizing rule to gut Obama coal plant regulations The Trump administration is set to finalize Wednesday its much-anticipated rule gutting President Barack Obama’s signature plan for reducing carbon emissions from coal plants to combat climate change....
11:36, 06/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Morgan Stanley CEO slams US trade policy, regulations The United States is edging dangerously close to a "full-blown" trade war with China, and its regulators impose overly punitive financial regulations, Morgan Stanley Chief Executive Officer James Gorm...
19:36, 06/11/2019

Trump administration to roll back Obama-era pollution regulations EPA will reverse standards to install controls to curb leaks of methane, a potent pollutant contributing to the climate crisisThe Trump administration is rolling back requirements that oil and gas dri...
17:48, 08/29/2019

Trump touts environmental record despite slashing climate regulations In a White House speech, the president claimed clean air and water has been a priority but voters disapprove of his climate crisis handling Donald Trump is arguing he has made America an environmental...
07:12, 07/09/2019

| Court denies IAAF’s request to re-impose regulations on Semenya The Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland has rejected the IAAF’s urgent request to be allowed to immediately re-impose its eligibility regulations on Caster Semenya....
00:00, 06/14/2019

EU may ease regulations on food from Japan's nuclear disaster region The European Union proposed on Thursday easing restrictions on imports of some food from Japanese regions hit by the Fukushima nuclear disaster in 2011, Japanese officials said....
11:36, 06/27/2019

Schumer vows to overturn Trump rollback of methane regulations Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer vowed Thursday to try and overturn a move by the Trump administration rolling back regulations of methane, a potent greenhouse gas contributing to climate change...
04:12, 08/30/2019

SEC Chairman Jay Clayton: New regulations will force brokers to be 'very candid' with investors The SEC's Jay Clayton says the new conflict-of-interest rules won't stifle innovation in the brokerage space by adding unexpected regulatory expenses....
18:00, 06/06/2019

Trump eases regulations adopted after BP Deepwater Horizon disaster Environmental groups oppose loosening Obama-era regulations as Trump pushes to expand offshore drillingThe Trump administration on Thursday moved to ease safety regulations adopted after the 2010 BP D...
00:12, 05/03/2019

Deadly California Boat Fire Prompts Scrutiny of Regulations The Coast Guard suspended its search for survivors on Tuesday after a fire killed 34 people. It said the boat was outfitted with approved fire safety systems....
03:24, 09/04/2019

Car Sales June 2019: Sales Of Passenger Vehicles Down By 17.54% June 2019 has marked one full year of stumbling sales in the Indian auto industry. The passenger vehicle (PV) segment has recorded a slump of 17.54 per cent in June 2019 selling 225,732 units against....
15:12, 07/10/2019

Car Sales August 2019: Mahindra Sales Drop By 26% Mahindra & Mahindra announced its auto sales performance for August 2019 and the company's domestic sales stood at 33,564 units, a drop of 26 per cent over 45,373 units sold in August last year. The.....
11:01, 09/01/2019

Trump administration rolls back Obama-era lightbulb energy regulations The Trump administration is rolling back requirements for energy-efficient lightbulbs, eliminating an environmentally friendly policy that was put in place by the two previous presidents. Under one ac...
02:24, 09/05/2019

Everton’s Yerry Mina charged by FA for alleged breach of betting regulations • Defender charged over appearance in gambling company advert• Idrissa Gueye close to completing £28m move to PSGYerry Mina has been charged with misconduct by the Football Association for an alleged ...
19:24, 07/24/2019

Trump expected to roll back Obama-era clean water regulations The EPA proposed replacing the 2015 water rule in December after an executive order from President Donald Trump, who has criticized the regulations for curbing the rights of farmers, developers and la...
19:12, 09/12/2019

Daily on Energy: Trump administration overhauls endangered species regulations Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00...
05:36, 08/13/2019

Uber, Lyft Drivers Face Stiffer Regulations in New York City New York City intends to renew its cap on new for-hire vehicle licenses, part of a push to tighten its rein on Uber and Lyft, and help protect the city’s troubled taxi industry....
04:36, 06/13/2019

Pick up a joint instead: Vaping illnesses highlight flawed marijuana regulations People are dying from vaping-related lung illnesses. And it's highlighting a growing concern: There's no federal regulation of marijuana products        ...
06:00, 09/14/2019

All Hyundai Cars To Meet The Upcoming Safety Regulations From August 1, 2019 Hyundai has said in a statement that the increase in input costs due to new enhanced safety regulations which have led to a price hike of up to Rs. 9200....
18:36, 07/23/2019

Pick up a joint instead, doc says: Vaping illnesses highlight flawed marijuana regulations People are dying from vaping-related lung illnesses. And it's highlighting a growing concern: There's no federal regulation of marijuana products        ...
20:00, 09/13/2019

Bury’s expulsion from EFL shows football’s regulations are meaningless | Barney Ronay Demise is another warning that huge social value of clubs cannot beat the cold, hard edges of a free marketA good day to bury Bury. The swell of public sympathy at Bury FC’s expulsion from the English...
22:36, 08/28/2019

Trump to sign executive order to streamline regulations on biotech plants: Sources The order was viewed as a more aggressive step to take against China in support of U.S. agriculture, even as the Trump administration's trade war threatens American farmers' bottom lines, so...
23:12, 06/11/2019

Trump blasts Bitcoin, Facebook's Libra, demands they face banking regulations U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday criticized Bitcoin, Facebook's proposed Libra digital coin and other cryptocurrencies and demanded that companies seek a banking charter and make themselves sub...
03:36, 07/12/2019

InCountry raises $15 million to help multinational companies comply with data residency regulations InCountry has raised $15 million to help global companies store customer data locally and meet local data sovereignty and residency regulations.Read More...
07:00, 07/19/2019

Shanghai Pudong Development Bank says will strictly abide by relevant laws, regulations Shanghai Pudong Development bank, asked about a Washington Post report that it could lose access to the U.S. financial system, said in a statement on Tuesday that it will strictly abide by the relevan...
09:00, 06/25/2019

Family of woman mauled to death by lion push for tighter safety regulations The family of a woman mauled to death by a lion last year while interning at a North Carolina animal preserve is pushing for new safety regulations to prevent similar attacks....
00:00, 05/26/2019

FedEx CEO says shipping regulations creating 'impossible burden' for company: 'We are expected to be the policeman' FedEx's lawsuit against the Trump administration stems from its inability to police hundreds of thousands of shipments for regulatory violations, according to its CEO....
02:00, 06/25/2019

Trump to sign order simplifying agricultural biotech regulations: White House President Donald Trump is signing an executive order on Tuesday directing federal agencies to streamline regulations governing agricultural biotechnology, the White House said....
23:48, 06/11/2019

Facebook pays historic $5B fine and agrees to new privacy regulations as part of massive settlement After months of speculation, Facebook and the FTC agreed to a $5 billion fine for privacy violations, as well as new oversight on how the company handles user data....
15:48, 07/24/2019

UPDATE 2-Trump blasts Bitcoin, Facebook's Libra, demands they face banking regulations U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday criticized Bitcoin, Facebook's proposed Libra digital coin and other cryptocurrencies and demanded that companies seek a banking charter and make themselves sub...
04:00, 07/12/2019

Bank of England deputy governor warns against curbing financial regulations post-Brexit Light touch financial regulation after the U.K. leaves the European Union will not help the British financial sector, according to a deputy governor at the Bank of England....
11:12, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 3-Trump blasts Bitcoin, Facebook's Libra, demands they face banking regulations U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday criticized Bitcoin, Facebook's proposed Libra digital coin and other cryptocurrencies and demanded that companies seek a banking charter and make themselves sub...
05:24, 07/12/2019

European Noise Regulations Are Forcing Sports Car Makers to Resort to More Fake Engine Sounds There are certain cars that you just expect to be loud. AMG Mercedes and 600 horsepower V8 Alpinas are among them, and yet, both Alpina and AMG now have no choice but to pipe fake exhaust sounds into...
20:12, 07/30/2019

Deadly N.H. motorcycle crash leads Mass. governor to push tougher driver's license regulations Drivers who have been suspended at any point over the past three years wouldn't be eligible to receive a commercial driver's license in Massachusetts.        ...
18:48, 07/20/2019

Walmart to stop Alaska handgun sales, end sales of short-barrel rifle and handgun ammo nationwide; NRA hits back Walmart is set to end sales of handguns in Alaska and will discontinue the sale of short-barrel rifle and handgun ammunition in stores nationwide, the super chain's president and CEO announced Tuesday...
06:00, 09/04/2019

Houston braces for more serious flooding from another storm HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston area braced for more serious flooding as heavy rain and hail pelted the nation’s fourth largest city for the second time this week, threatening to send some streams ov...
07:24, 05/10/2019

Bahamas braces for hit from Hurricane Dorian The sounds of hammers and cash registers echoed across the Bahamas on Friday as the archipelago that lies just southeast of Florida rushed to prepare for Hurricane Dorian. (Aug. 30)    ...
01:48, 08/31/2019

Venezuela Braces For More Protests After a Day of Turmoil CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — He called it the moment for Venezuelans to reclaim their democracy once and for all. But as the hours dragged on, opposition leader Juan Guaidó stood alone on a ...
12:12, 05/01/2019

Puerto Rico Braces for Possible Hurricane Forecasters said Tropical Storm Dorian would move through the Caribbean and might approach Puerto Rico as a Category 1 hurricane before making landfall in the Dominican Republic....
21:00, 08/27/2019

Why Is My Mac So Slow, and How Do I Fix It? In this week’s tech-advice column, we’re tackling one of the oldest and most common questions—we see it around the web, and are pestered about by friends and loved ones again and again: “My computer i...
21:12, 08/09/2019

Hong Kong braces for more protests this weekend After violent protests in Hong Kong this week that involved 2 million people and led to hundreds of injuries and arrests, the city is bracing for more potential trouble this weekend....
22:00, 07/05/2019

India braces for direct hit from Cyclone Fani Hundreds of thousands of people were evacuated along India’s eastern coast on Thursday as authorities braced for a cyclone moving through the Bay of Bengal that was forecast to bring extremely s...
02:12, 05/03/2019

Apple braces for EU investigation after Spotify complaint Streaming service accuses iPhone maker of abusing its dominance of its App StoreApple is bracing itself for a formal antitrust investigation by Brussels after the iPhone maker was accused by the music...
19:48, 05/06/2019

PG&E Braces for Power Cuts; Tesla, Others See an Opening Companies that provide home batteries and other power products are targeting customers in Northern California as PG&E prepares to pre-emptively turn off power in parts of the state to limit wildfire r...
16:24, 07/15/2019

‘A big deal’: Florida braces for Hurricane Dorian Florida residents are picking the shelves clean of bottled water and lining up at gas stations as an increasingly menacing-looking Hurricane Dorian threatens to broadside the state over Labor Day week...
21:00, 08/29/2019

Navy Braces Up To Deal With Cyclone Vayu The Indian Navy Wednesday said the Western Naval Command has deployed its ships, aircraft and helicopters for rescue and relief operations and to alert the fishermen at sea about the impending Cyclone...
20:48, 06/12/2019

Hong Kong braces for another weekend of protests Hong Kong is bracing for another weekend of mass demonstrations, with a protest march scheduled to take place Saturday in one of the world's most densely populated areas....
07:48, 08/03/2019

GM braces for attacks from Democrats in Detroit debates General Motors Co is bracing for attacks from Democratic presidential candidates at two debates that begin on Tuesday in Detroit near its headquarters....
05:00, 07/30/2019

Central US braces for severe storms and tornadoes Extreme weather could hit the central US this weekend, with possible tornadoes, heavy rain, strong winds and large hail. A tornado watch is in effect in western Texas until Saturday morning, while win...
02:48, 05/19/2019

RPT-Moscow braces for another election protest despite crackdown Thousands of Russians are expected to rally again in Moscow on Saturday to demand free elections despite a police crackdown and a refusal by authorities to meet protesters' demands....
10:24, 08/10/2019

'This is not a "what if" story': Tokyo braces for the earthquake of a century They call it X Day – a major earthquake striking the heart of the world’s most populous city in the most calamitous event since the second world war. Can hi-tech solutions save Tokyo?これは”もしも”の話じゃない-10...
14:48, 06/12/2019

| Venezuela braces for unrest as Maduro clamps down Venezuela has braced for another day of nationwide protests after President Nicolas Maduro clamped down further on opposition leader Juan Guaido, locking up his deputy in a military prison following a...
13:48, 05/11/2019

Hong Kong braces for further political turmoil Hong Kong residents are bracing for further political turmoil as the territory’s government prepares to send the legislature a widely opposed bill that would allow criminal suspects to be extradited t...
12:00, 06/11/2019

'I Don't Know What He Will Do': Europe Braces for Brexit With Boris Johnson Britain’s possible future prime minister both alarmed and charmed his European counterparts during his rocky tenure as foreign secretary. With the Brexit deadline looming, they are preparing for turbu...
03:00, 07/23/2019

GOP braces for fight as Roy Moore weighs AL Senate re-run Conservative lightning rod Roy Moore of Alabama, narrow loser of a turbulent special election for Senate in 2017, is considering a fresh run next year....
12:12, 05/17/2019

Portland braces for another far-right rally, antifa counterprotest PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland police are mobilizing to prevent clashes between out-of-state far-right groups planning a rally here and the homegrown anti-fascists who oppose them as America’s culture wars...
03:48, 08/14/2019

|Transnetgetsinterdictagainststrikeactionaftergo-slow Transnet released a statement on Sunday afternoon announcing that it had obtained an interdict to stop a strike by its employees at the Ngqura Container Terminal in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape....
19:00, 07/14/2019

The best slow cooker By Anna Perling, Christine Cyr Clisset, Camille Chatterjee and Lesley Stockton This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen edi...
22:36, 08/30/2019

UK weather: nation braces for record-breaking heat Weather may spark storms, travel delays, and power cuts as temperatures head towards 39CBritain could bake under record-breaking heat as temperatures could potentially climb to 39C on Thursday.The sco...
09:24, 07/25/2019

Puerto Rico braces for Tropical Storm Dorian Tropical Storm Dorian threatened Puerto Rico with a direct hit on Wednesday, as forecasters said it made a last-minute shift in its path and could reach near-hurricane strength in its approach to the ...
23:01, 08/28/2019

California desert braces for aftershocks from major 7.1 quake Emergency officials and jittery residents in the high desert of Southern California braced for potentially dangerous aftershocks from a major earthquake that damaged buildings, ruptured gas lines and ...
18:14, 07/06/2019

Hottest day in June? Germany braces for extreme weather An intense heat wave in Germany could see the temperatures soaring to a record 40 degrees Celsius on Wednesday. Authorities have placed a speed limit on highways, as fire brigades prepare to deal with...
13:24, 06/26/2019

Two Die From Heat Stroke In Spain, France Braces For Hottest Day Temperatures in France are expected to hit a record high on Friday, as Europe swelters in a heatwave blamed for several deaths, including a 17-year-old farm worker in Spain....
14:24, 06/28/2019

Florida braces for impact as Hurricane Dorian nears Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands were breathing a huge sigh of relief Wednesday night as Hurricane Dorian swung away away from them, resulting in far less damage than had been feared. But wheth...
22:12, 08/29/2019

Puerto Rico braces for clashes over island’s next leader Puerto Rico’s political crisis is expected to deepen as the island’s outgoing governor and legislators including those from his own party spar over who should be the U.S. territory’s next leader...
17:48, 07/31/2019

Louisiana braces for possible 'home brew' tropical storm A tropical depression or storm is expected to form in the Gulf of Mexico in the next couple days, bringing with it the threat of heavy rain, strong winds, and flooding along the U.S. coastline. The st...
04:36, 07/10/2019

| Sudan braces for strike as protesters pile on pressure Sudan is bracing for a two-day nationwide strike called by protesters to pile pressure on the military to hand power to a civilian administration as talks remain deadlocked....
13:12, 05/28/2019

Hurricane-battered Bahamas braces for tropical storm More than 1,300 people are missing after a recent hurricane, but the Bahamas is now expecting another major storm. The UN has said climate change is responsible....
11:36, 09/14/2019

California desert braces for aftershocks from second, stronger quake High desert communities in Southern California on Saturday braced for potentially dangerous aftershocks from a major earthquake that damaged buildings, ruptured gas lines and sparked fires near the re...
19:24, 07/06/2019

Hurricane Dorian gains strength as Florida braces for hit Hurricane Dorian gained strength as it crept closer to Florida's coast on Friday, raising the risk that parts of the U.S. state will be hit by strong winds, a storm surge and heavy rain for a prolonge...
15:48, 08/30/2019

SC's Folly Beach braces for Hurricane Dorian Residents in Folly Beach, North Carolina are using their past experience with intense storms as they ready their homes and decide whether to heed evacuation orders. (Sept. 3)     ...
06:00, 09/04/2019

EU braces for no-deal Brexit or another delay under Boris Johnson The European Union is bracing for either a no-deal Brexit or another delay if Boris Johnson becomes Britain's prime minister next week with a pledge to renegotiate a deal the bloc says it will not reo...
15:48, 07/16/2019

Northeast Braces For More Rain And Floods, 3 Killed In Assam Massive landslides and flash floods triggered by heavy rainfall since the past two days have affected thousands of people in Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya and Assam. Four people have died in the......
17:36, 07/10/2019

NYC braces for threatened ICE raids targeting illegal immigrants Parts of the Big Apple were on edge Saturday as US Immigration and Customs Enforcement readied to carry out President Trump’s plans to deport at least 2,000 illegal immigrants here and in the rest of ...
05:24, 07/14/2019

Storm-ravaged central U.S. braces for more tornadoes, flooding It will be no rest for the weary across the central United States as lives and property will continue to be threatened by severe weather and flooding this Memorial Day holiday weekend and into Tuesday...
21:48, 05/26/2019

Hong Kong braces for latest in 14 weeks of demonstrations Hong Kong police were bracing for yet more transportation-crippling demonstrations on Saturday. The city’s Chek Lap Kok airport and its rail and road links were being patrolled by police, who we...
15:00, 09/07/2019

3 Countries Cut Rates as World Braces for More Trade War Turbulence Central banks in India, Thailand and New Zealand cut interest rates in what one analyst called “defensive action” amid fears of worsening U.S.-China tensions....
18:00, 08/07/2019

Bahamas braces for its 'strongest hurricane in modern times' The Bahamas is facing its strongest hurricane in modern times as it prepares for Hurricane Dorian's 185mph winds, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) has said....
19:24, 09/01/2019

Aid preparations gear up as Mozambique braces for second massive storm Emergency measures are being stepped up by the UN and partners in northern Mozambique, amid fears that another devastating tropical storm could batter coastal areas on Thursday evening, weeks after Cy...
18:12, 04/28/2019

Rodrigo and Alcacer braces give Spain comfortable win "Two goals from Rodrigo and a passable performance overall gave Spain a comfortable victory over the Faroe Islands. Thanks to Sweden\u0027s home draw with Norway, they now lead Group F by seven points...
01:36, 09/09/2019

Central U.S. braces for severe weather, including tornadoes More than 50 million people in the central United States are in the path of strong thunderstorms, damaging wind gusts, large hail and possibly tornadoes over the next few days, forecasters said on Thu...
08:00, 05/17/2019

| Troops deploy as Sudan braces for mass protest Troops deployed Sunday in Sudan's capital ahead of a planned mass protest against the country's ruling generals, amid international calls for restraint to prevent a new crackdown on demonstrators....
15:00, 06/30/2019

Northwestern Bahamas Braces for Heavy Hit From Hurricane Dorian Officials ordered the evacuation of low-lying areas and opened shelters in churches and schools on Saturday as an intensifying Hurricane Dorian approached....
20:36, 08/31/2019

US braces for record-breaking heat wave this weekend Most of the US will be blazing hot this weekend as a potentially record-shattering heat wave sets in — with the majority of the country seeing temps above 90 degrees, forecasters predict. The roasting...
16:00, 07/19/2019

New Orleans: evacuations ordered as city braces for possible hurricane Forecasters say the biggest danger is not destructive winds but heavy rain as it was upgraded to tropical storm Barry on ThursdayMandatory evacuations were ordered south-east of New Orleans, Louisiana...
20:00, 07/11/2019

Prague braces for massive rally against PM Andrej Babis Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis is fending off corruption charges, trouble in parliament, and a countrywide protest movement against his government. Hundreds of thousands are expected to rally again...
16:36, 06/23/2019

Taiwan braces for typhoon hours after earthquake strikes A powerful typhoon will hit Taiwan later on Thursday, bringing the risk of landslides and high seas, weather forecasters said, hours after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck the island....
10:24, 08/08/2019

Ford: Job cuts had to be slow Executives are adamant that being deliberative about cutting 10 percent of its global white-collar work force was necessary to yield meaningful benefits....
06:24, 05/27/2019

Apple, Enough With the Slow-Ass Chargers You may not know it, but your iPhone—if an iPhone 8 or later—is capable of much faster charging. The only problem is, Apple doesn’t give you the stuff necessary for it. But a new rumor claims that cou...
00:36, 04/30/2019

How to Slow Down with Your Kids This Summer We often lament the loss of 1980s and 90s summers. We miss the way kids would leave home in the morning on their bikes with their friends, making it back only once or twice for food before calling it ...
02:00, 05/28/2019

How to Slow Down Time, According to Reddit When my son started kindergarten, my mom dropped a real bombshell on me: “Now that he’s in school full time,” she said, “the years are really going to fly by.” Thanks to her, I’ve noticed how each yea...
22:24, 06/25/2019

What are some slow-release carbs? Slow-release carbs include quinoa, vegetables, and white bread alternatives. They provide a gradual supply of energy for the body. Learn more about slow-release carb foods and the Glycemic index (GI) ...
02:00, 06/28/2019

Democratic but deadlocked, Mongolia braces for 'inevitable' political change An hour's drive from Mongolia's capital Ulaanbaatar, a lavish monument to national hero Genghis Khan could provide a salutary lesson to the man who built it a decade ago: champion wrestler, businessma...
05:00, 06/27/2019

One killed, scores hurt by Ohio tornadoes as U.S. Midwest braces for more A spate of tornadoes pulverized buildings in western Ohio early on Tuesday, killing one person, injuring scores of others and requiring emergency officials to send out snowplows to clear debris from a...
21:36, 05/28/2019

In Tel Aviv, Eurovision songfest braces for pro-Palestinian boycott protests As 'Eurovision Song Contest 2019' banners go up across Tel Aviv, behind the glitz of the songfest is the latest manifestation of a bitter row between Israel and an international pro-Palestinian boycot...
09:24, 05/03/2019

Hurricane Dorian gains strength as Florida braces for direct hit Hurricane Dorian is expected to strengthen into a dangerous Category 3 storm on Friday with winds of at least 111 mph (178 km/h) as it heads towards Florida's Atlantic coast....
11:24, 08/30/2019

Louisiana braces for latest turn of the screw on abortion rights The state legislature is to vote on a bill banning terminations after six weeks but so-called Trap laws have already severely restricted accessKathaleen Pittman still remembers the first time she had ...
00:00, 05/30/2019

French city braces for violence after festival-goer’s death The western French city of Nantes has imposed exceptional security measures amid growing public anger over the drowning of a local man following a violent clash between police and people attending a m...
18:36, 08/02/2019

Hong Kong braces for fresh protests as tensions mount Members of China's paramilitary police practiced crowd control in a stadium near Hong Kong as the city prepared for a new wave of protests. Activists hope to regain their stride after violence at Hong...
07:12, 08/17/2019

Europe braces for dangerous, record-setting heat wave A dangerous and potentially deadly heat wave is sending the mercury soaring as high as 113 degrees in parts of Europe this week. Countries including France, Spain, Germany, Italy, Poland, Belgium and ...
15:48, 06/26/2019

Hong Kong braces for strikes as protesters disrupt commute Protesters have disrupted Hong Kong's morning commute. The action follows a weekend during which police used some of their harshest force yet in over three months of anti-government and pro-democracy ...
05:48, 09/02/2019

Puerto Rico braces for storm Dorian, one of first tests since 2017 Puerto Rico braced on Wednesday for the arrival of Tropical Storm Dorian, one of the island's first major tests since devastating hurricanes struck in 2017....
11:00, 08/28/2019

Hong Kong braces for mass anti-government rally Hong Kong braced for a major anti-government rally planned for Sunday after an unusually calm Saturday night in what has been a summer of violent protests in the Asian financial hub....
09:00, 08/18/2019

Fitch downgrades Hong Kong as city braces for more protests Global credit rating agency Fitch Ratings on Friday downgraded Hong Kong's long-term foreign currency issuer default rating to "AA" from "AA+" following months of unrest and protests in the Asian fina...
07:36, 09/06/2019

Hurricane Dorian: Florida braces as storm fears grow Despite the Caribbean escaping largely unscathed, the hurricane is gathering pace as it heads towards the US mainland. President Trump has canceled a planned trip to Poland as a result....
12:36, 08/30/2019

Rhian Brewster braces for lift-off after helping Liverpool hit Tranmere for six • Tranmere 0-6 Liverpool• Youngster scores twice in traditional friendly at Prenton ParkForty days since becoming champions of Europe for a sixth time, and minus most of the talent that landed the pri...
23:24, 07/11/2019

Trade-heavy Wash. state braces for Chinese tariffs As a new round of tariffs by China take effect, trade-dependent Washington state braces for more impacts on its economy. (May 29)        ...
03:00, 05/30/2019

Spain braces for more rain after hail piles up during violent storms Cold front heads towards east of country and Balearics as Madrid reels from flash-floodsParts of eastern Spain and the Balearic islands are bracing for heavy rains after Madrid and the surrounding are...
15:24, 08/27/2019

Activists target airport as Hong Kong braces for more protests Multiple protests are planned for Friday, including a march by accountants to government headquarters and a "Baltic Chain" event where protesters will join hands across different districts in the Chin...
08:12, 08/23/2019

Tropical Storm Dorian: Puerto Rico Braces for Possible Hurricane Forecasters said Dorian would move through the Caribbean and might approach Puerto Rico as a Category 1 hurricane before making landfall in the Dominican Republic....
19:48, 08/26/2019