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Small business owners' confidence in the economy erodes with uncertainty about recession

Small business owners have concerns about the economy, with optimism down according to a statistical barometer. But not all findings were negative.      &...

Small business owners' confidence in the economy erodes with uncertainty about recession

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Germany on brink of recession as business confidence nosedives In latest sign Europe’s largest economy is struggling, ifo index falls to lowest level since 2012Germany’s economy is on the brink of recession after business confidence plunged to its lowest level in seven years.The ifo Institute, a Munich-based research group, said: “Worry lines among German busin...
15:00, 08/26/2019

German business confidence plunges amid recession fears A survey by Germany's Ifo economic think tank has revealed a long-lasting negative mood in the business sector. Ifo's executive index dropped for the 11th time in 12 months....
19:34, 08/26/2019

53% of small-business owners think a recession is coming A majority of small-business owners expect a recession within a year, according to the CNBC/SurveyMonkey Small Business Survey. Recession fears are higher among women, Democrats and Independents....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Small business confidence drops to a low as U.S.–China trade war rattles Main Street Small business owners across the nation are worried about the U.S.–China trade war. The CNBC|SurveyMonkey Small Business Survey for the third quarter finds confidence dropping to a level it has not seen since 2017, matching an all-time low....
16:51, 08/13/2019

Small business confidence remains high, Main Street sees more good times ahead: CNBC survey Small business confidence remains high, according to the latest CNBC|SurveyMonkey Small Business Survey. Main Street sees more good times ahead, but a tight job market is among business conditions keeping optimism below a 2018 record level....
22:51, 05/08/2019

Germany shrugs off recession fears, but China's economy stumbles - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including new GDP figures from Europe’s largest economyIntroduction: Germany grew by 0.4% in last quarterConsumer spending, construction and equipment investment all helpedMinister: It’s a ray of hopeGermany shrunk in Q3 2018, flat in Q4 8....
10:17, 05/15/2019

How to survive a recession if you're a small business: It may be rocky but it's possible Small businesses may not have the resources of a large corporation, but there are steps they can take to weather a recession. Here are five.       ...
07:51, 08/30/2019

Germany's economy just shrank, meaning Europe's biggest economy is 'teetering on the edge of recession' Reuters/Hannibal Hanschke Germany's economy shrank 0.1% in the second quarter, driven by a decline in exports due to the US-China trade war. The slowdown is bad news given Germany is Europe's largest economy and a key player in the eurozone. The contraction comes after the UK economy shrunk last we...
01:34, 08/15/2019

Japan's Aso says US-China trade uncertainty could hurt market confidence Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Saturday that uncertainty over U.S.-China trade friction, if not resolved early enough, could hurt market confidence in the outlook for the global economy....
12:17, 06/08/2019

How small is a small business? The answer could cost you money | Gene Marks The federal government is changing the criteria for firms to be eligible for certain government contracts or loan guaranteesAre you a small business? That depends on whom you’re asking.Lots of people I know define a small business in lots of different ways, with the most common being revenues and nu...
09:17, 07/02/2019

Tariff Uncertainty Weighs on Small Businesses Higher tariffs on Chinese imports are adding costs and uncertainty for small businesses and dimming their outlook for the U.S. economy, according to a survey of more than 670 firms....
05:00, 09/02/2019

As investor confidence crumbles, the Fed can act to stave off a recession: Cramer "If bond yields keep plummeting, it might not matter. We'll scare ourselves right out of this terrific multi-year expansion, for certain," Jim Cramer says....
06:34, 08/16/2019

Trade uncertainty darkens U.S. small caps outlook Shares of smaller publicly listed U.S. companies have fallen more on recent U.S.-China trade tensions than larger corporations and could face an even rougher road as the year wears on unless the prospects for economic growth improve....
06:17, 05/20/2019

Confidence in the Trump whim is unlikely to survive a recession | Robert Shiller In an economic downturn Americans will reassess their president’s unreal narrative and random management styleDonald Trump concluded his remarks at the recent G7 summit by inviting the assembled leaders to hold next year’s meeting at his Doral country club near Miami, describing a fantasy-like world...
05:34, 09/03/2019

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00:51, 09/08/2019

Fed's Barkin: U.S. Economy Looks Strong, but Uncertainty Is Elevated Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Tom Barkin said that while the U.S. economy looks strong, international growth has weakened and trade-related uncertainty is high....
19:17, 08/28/2019

UK economy shrinks amid Brexit uncertainty The contraction was the first since 2012 and comes ahead of the UK's planned exit from the European Union. Chancellor of the Exchequer Sajid Javid promised the "fundamentals of the British economy are strong."...
15:00, 08/09/2019

Economy Week Ahead: Consumer Confidence, GDP In the week ahead, the U.S. will see fresh figures on consumer confidence, personal spending and inflation. The Commerce Department will also release an updated estimate of first-quarter growth....
08:00, 05/28/2019

Gallup: Americans' confidence in economy down, but still strong Americans' confidence in the U.S. economy has dipped slightly since last month and more than 40 percent say things are getting worse, new research said Friday....
20:34, 08/23/2019

Fed Chairman Says U.S. Economy Is Favorable, But Faces ‘Significant Risks’ Amid Trade Uncertainty (Bloomberg) –– Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the U.S. economy is in a favorable place but faces “significant risks” as growth abroad slows amid trade uncertainty. “Trade policy uncertainty seems to be playing a role in the global slowdown and in weak manuf...
03:00, 08/24/2019

What People Say About the Economy Can Set Off a Recession Big economic changes come when popular narratives mutate and spread, infecting the decisions of millions of people, the economist Robert J. Shiller says....
03:51, 09/13/2019

What recession? Small businesses are doing just fine | Gene Marks Small businesses aren’t listening to the recession talk as of late – they’re continuing to invest, grow and hire at historically high levelsThere’s been a lot of talk of recession lately but small businesses, for the most part, don’t seem to be listening.That’s the conclusion from the National Feder...
13:17, 09/15/2019

Independents Are Losing Confidence in the Economy. That’s Bad News for President Trump Republicans and independents are losing faith in the economy at the steepest rates of Donald Trump’s presidency, signaling more trouble for his efforts to make economic growth a centerpiece of his re-election campaign. The University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index fell in August to its s...
22:00, 08/16/2019

The economy is still bruised from the Great Recession America's economic expansion is about to become its longest on record, and it's tempting to proclaim that all the problems brought about by the Great Recession have been fixed. That would be wrong....
22:17, 06/24/2019

Worried about a recession? Here's 5 ways small businesses can weather a downturn Financial advisers and fund managers are bracing for the "October Effect" of declining stocks. Entrepreneurs should come up with a survival strategy.       ...
16:34, 09/18/2019

UK factories hit by falling orders, as Brexit uncertainty continues - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as China threatens to retaliate over America’s clampdown on HuaweiLatest: UK factory orders weakenPound hits four-month lowEarlier:OECD calls for US-China trade war to endIntroduction: Washington rows back on Huawei banFull story: British S...
12:51, 05/21/2019

German business confidence dips further to near 5-year low BERLIN (AP) — A closely watched survey is showing that German business confidence has fallen to a near five-year low as managers’ expectations for the coming six months have deteriorated. The Ifo institute said Monday that its monthly confidence index slipped to 97.4 points in June from 97.9 l...
11:00, 06/24/2019

German economy shrinks, now 1 step from new recession The German economy, which has struggled to find growth for a year, contracted during the second quarter of 2019, government figures showed Wednesday....
14:34, 08/14/2019

Don’t fear a recession — the economy is looking solid and stable One of the hardest things to understand about the current economy is that we are in a good, solid place — but not a perfect one. Last week’s jobs report was a touch light on the number of jobs added, but average hourly earnings were up nicely — and, besides, August tends to be a......
05:17, 09/08/2019

UK construction sector hit by Brexit uncertainty; growth fears hit markets - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as Britain’s building sector suffers its worst month in over a yearLatest: South African GDP shrinksUK construction PMI fell last month Brexit uncertainty blamed... manufacturing also shrankEarlier:Introduction: Why recession fears are moun...
12:51, 06/04/2019

Brexit is damaging business confidence, say leading UK firms Micro Focus and Hays among companies warning of slower trading as confidence fallsClear signs that Brexit concerns are starting to bite emerged as businesses flagged a freeze on spending and delays in hiring workers as confidence plunges over the prospect of leaving the EU without a deal.Two major U...
09:17, 08/30/2019

Argentine economy needs boost in exports to get out of the recession, says OECD The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) is optimistic for the recovery of the Argentine economy, hinging on an increase in exports to strengthen growth....
04:34, 05/22/2019

‘I Don’t Think We’re Having a Recession.’ Trump Offers an Optimistic Outlook for the Economy (BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J.) — President Donald Trump dismissed concerns of recession on Sunday and offered an optimistic outlook for the economy after last week’s steep drop in the financial markets. “I don’t think we’re having a recession,” Trump told reporters as h...
08:51, 08/19/2019

Australia business confidence bounces even as activity sags-survey A closely-watched measure of Australian business conditions slipped in May as sales and profits struggled, though confidence got a lift from the re-election of the country's centre-right government and the prospect of interest rate cuts....
05:34, 06/11/2019

Blackstone: Even a 'smaller' US-China deal could be good for business confidence Blackstone Executive Vice Chairman Tony James says he's less optimistic now than before that the U.S.-China trade war could be resolved, but even a smaller deal could help lift sentiment....
13:00, 09/21/2019

Cramer: The underlying economy is good, but fear will drive us into recession "I'd love to say that the optimistic universe is most likely to prevail, but the talking heads talk endlessly about how a recession is inevitable," CNBC's Jim Cramer says....
05:00, 08/22/2019

German economy fends off recession, grows 0.4% in first quarter of 2019 Despite a poor end to 2018, the first quarter has seen a rise in GDP. The growth comes thanks to strong consumer spending and a boom in the construction industry, according to figures from the Federal Statistics Office....
09:51, 05/15/2019

British economy slows in second quarter, sparking recession fears The British economy contracted in the second quarter of 2019, driving fears that it is headed for its first recession in 10 years as the next deadline for the country to leave the European Union looms in October....
17:51, 08/09/2019

The economy is not falling into a recession, but the slowdown stocks are working, Cramer says "The day-to-day action is going to favor the slowdown stocks and wreak havoc for the industrials, the technology stocks, and worst of all the financials," Jim Cramer says....
17:17, 08/13/2019

Trump brushes off concerns of recession, touts strong economy President Trump offered an optimistic outlook of the economy Sunday while dismissing concerns of a looming recession after losses in financial markets last week and the ongoing trade war with China. ...
11:17, 08/19/2019

Cramer: Underlying economy is good, but fear could drive us into recession "I'd love to say that the optimistic universe is most likely to prevail, but the talking heads talk endlessly about how a recession is inevitable," CNBC's Jim Cramer says....
16:34, 08/22/2019

Trump's approval on the economy slides as recession fears grow Approval of Trump's handling of the economy has started to slip as fears about a recession slipped into financial markets and the general public....
17:00, 09/11/2019

Recession watch: 6 financial moves to make when the economy slows down Stocks plunged Wednesday after a brief interest rate dip but if there is an economic downturn there are ways to survive it.       ...
02:34, 08/16/2019

'Strong economy through 2020': Trump advisers insist recession is not coming Peter Navarro and Larry Kudlow dispute market indicatorsTariffs are hurting China not US, trade aide insists Donald Trump’s chief trade advisers insisted on Sunday the US is not facing a recession which markets appear to fear and which could cost the president dearly at the polls next year. Related:...
20:00, 08/18/2019

Trump and Xi meet Saturday — If it goes poorly, the global economy could teeter into recession Stocks should rally if the U.S. and China agree to new negotiations and a ceasefire in the trade war, but the economic impact of tariffs will continue....
21:34, 06/25/2019

Spiraling Clashes Risk Pushing Hong Kong's Economy Into Recession Pro-democracy unrest sweeping Hong Kong is threatening to tip the trading hub into recession for the first time since the global financial crisis a decade ago, as uncertainty grips an economy already buffeted by the U.S.-China trade war....
00:51, 08/10/2019

As recession fears hovered, economy grew more slowly at 2.1% from April through June The economy grew 2.1% in Q2 as a pullback in business stockpiling and exports offset strong spending by consumers. Recession fears continue to loom.       ...
22:17, 07/26/2019

Despite a solid economy, Fed cuts its key rate by quarter point to ward off a recession The Fed cut rates by a quarter point despite a solid economy, its first decrease since 2008. Slowing global growth and US-China trade war pose risks.       ...
04:51, 08/01/2019

Recession fears grow as UK economy shrinks on back of Brexit chaos A 0.2% contraction between April and June is first fall in GDP in six and a half yearsBusiness live blog – pound weakens as economy contractsFears that the UK could be heading for its first recession in a decade have been stoked by grim official figures showing that the economy contracted in the sec...
10:51, 08/10/2019

Economy teetering on edge of recession as rates fall, analysts warn Conventional wisdom has it that lower interest rates equal good news for borrowers — but that might not be the case in today’s economy. As the US interest rate falls, banks are ginning up policies that could pull the plug on American prosperity and possibly plunge the economy into a deep recession, ...
22:51, 09/15/2019

Hong Kong businesses fear protests will push economy into recession Amid mass demonstrations and a trade war, financial observers say the city’s slowdown could deepenHong Kong is a free marketer’s dream. The tiny island has a GDP bigger than many industrialised countries, low tax and abundant cheap labour, and is a world-class financial centre boasting a stock marke...
03:34, 08/23/2019

UAW strike threatens Michigan economy, could push state into recession, Lending Tree says Moody's on Wednesday said the work stoppage, now on its fourth day, poses an "outsized economic threat" to Michigan as well as local governments such as Detroit "that have above-average economic exposure to the automotive giant....
22:18, 09/19/2019

Business owners, there's no need to be concerned over a recession – for now | Gene Marks Despite all the talk about recession it might not be time for business owners to start battening down the hatches – thanks to these six indicatorsWith all of the recent talk about recession, is it time now for a business owner to start battening down the hatches, cutting overhead, delaying expansion...
16:51, 08/29/2019

Trade tensions kick Asian business confidence to 10-year low: Thomson Reuters/INSEAD Confidence among Asian companies in the June quarter fell to its lowest since the 2008-09 financial crisis, as a U.S.-China trade war disrupts global supply chains and shows little sign of easing soon, a Thomson Reuters/INSEAD survey found....
06:51, 06/19/2019

A small town's economy. Endangered caribou. Which do we protect? British Columbia faces extreme protections to help the caribou, which would decimate the economies of towns like Revelstoke – prompting a ‘moral crisis’On 15 April, with less than a week’s notice, 700 people squeezed into a community center in Revelstoke, British Columbia, for a last-minute meeting ...
10:34, 07/15/2019

Small business with big printing needs? Get this MFD A printer is a key tool in many offices and, for most SMBs, the primary requirement is simply that it prints reliably. However, printers can offer so much more nowadays, to the point where it’s worth raising expectations and dispelling misconceptions regarding modern business printers’...
09:34, 07/11/2019

UAW strike threatens Michigan economy, could push state into recession: Moody's, Lending Tree Moody's said the work stoppage, now in its fourth day, poses an "outsized economic threat" to Michigan as well as some local governments such as Detroit....
06:00, 09/20/2019

'Dr. Doom' economist Nouriel Roubini sees trade war tipping global economy into a recession The rivalry between the U.S. and China could be so disruptive that it's starting to decouple the global economy and eventually causing a recession, according to Nouriel Roubini....
16:17, 07/02/2019

Economy added 130,000 jobs in August, falling short of expectations amid recession fears The economy gained 130,000 jobs in August while the unemployment rate stayed at 3.7%, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday, a result that will do little to dispel worries that commerce is slowing....
15:00, 09/06/2019

Markets rally despite new Germany recession warning - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as politicians and central bankers face pressure to fight looming downturnLatest: Bundesbank fears German GDP is shrinkingBundesbank: Brexit deadlines hit summer ordersEarlier:Eurozone inflation weaker than expectedTrump: US isn’t falling i...
19:17, 08/19/2019

Best small business web hosting for 2019 Every business needs a website, but finding the right website hosting package isn't always easy. Many plans are targeted primarily at home users, and don't have the power that businesses need.Take email, for instance. We've seen hosting plans offer as few as five email addresses for a...
19:00, 05/16/2019

Best apps for small business in 2019 Small business owners are no strangers to operating on a shoestring. Any small changes you can make in terms of efficiency may transform into a huge advantage over your competitors.While there is no shortage of comprehensive business solutions and services online offering all manner of diverse featu...
15:51, 06/01/2019

Best small business software of 2019 Starting up a small business can seem a scary proposition, and it's often difficult at first to know what software you will need. While there are obvious basics, such as productivity suites and accounting platforms, it's always possible that something can take you by surprise. That&ap...
09:51, 06/28/2019

Be your own best boss: Take a vacation from your small business Even if running your small business equals living your best life, you still need time to refresh and reset - just like your employees.       ...
12:51, 06/26/2019

Small business owners: Don't rush into using AI An artificial intelligence strategist advises small business owners to focus on revenue and growth and not AI in of itself--at least for now--because the ROI is not there....
00:51, 04/29/2019

Best small business servers of 2019 If you’re looking for the best small business servers that will power your growing company, then you've come to the right place. In this article, we look at the best servers for small and medium sized businesses.While it may be tempting to reply on cloud-based servers, especially when yo...
17:17, 05/08/2019

This is the top city for small business in the US: Study Miami is the No. 1 place for small business, according to a Biz2Credit national survey of more than 30,000 businesses released on Tuesday, May 7. The city gets high marks for low taxes, and the ease of regulations to launch start-ups....
15:17, 05/07/2019

Small business cybersecurity: The case for MSSPs Small businesses may not have the staff needed to use automated security platforms, which is one reason why opting for a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) might be the better option....
00:51, 04/29/2019

Here's how many people claimed this new 20% small-business tax break More than 14 million tax returns claimed the new 20% qualified business income deduction in 2018, according to IRS data through May 23. How to know if you qualify....
22:34, 08/07/2019

These are the best places to launch a small business in America CNBC's 2019 America's Top States for Business study reveals the places that foster an entrepreneurial ecosystem have a good regulatory environment, low taxes and access to capital, making them the ideal spot to launch a small business....
16:34, 07/15/2019

Every small business is a brand: Make yours stand out Branding is something most small business people know is important. But creating one that resonates with consumers is easier said than done.       ...
21:00, 08/21/2019

Social media: How a small business should manage theirs Social media can make or break your business. The key to social media success is to be an active participant. Motley Fool is here to help.        ...
19:51, 05/16/2019

Trump calls for US interest rate cut; fears of UK Brexit recession – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as the National Institute of Economic and Social Research warns the UK faces a murky futureLatest: Trump says Fed should lower borrowing costsNIESR warns of no-deal Brexit dangersEconomy may already be in recessionNIESR: no-deal would fling...
16:34, 07/22/2019

Brexit recession fears ease as UK returns to growth in July - business live UK economy didn’t post any growth in the last quarter, but GDP did pick up in JulyExperts: UK should avoid recessionBreaking: UK GDP rose by 0.3% in JulyBut economy stagnated over the last quarterPound shakes off lossesIntroduction: Why July’s GDP report matters 10.37am BST PwC chief economist John ...
12:00, 09/09/2019

Markets jittery as trade war and recession worries spook investors - business live Beijing has alarmed investors by threatening counter-measures against the US, threatening to escalate the trade warLatest: Beijing says US has violated trade agreementFTSE 100 hits five-month lowEarlier:US yield curve inverts for second-day running10-year US bonds offer lower return than 2-year - a ...
15:00, 08/15/2019

German recession fears rise as industrial output tumbles – business live Rolling coverage of business, economics and markets as factories in Europe’s largest economy stutterGerman industrial production fell 0.6% in July, below expectations of a rise of 0.4%Sterling retreats slightly from no-deal avoidance US non-farm payrolls in focus later amid Fed conundrum 9.59am BST...
11:00, 09/06/2019

Watch your small business grow by reaching new customers Your small business can get get a lot smaller if you don't keep the customers coming. Here are three ways to do it.        ...
20:17, 05/03/2019

A Small Business With No Working Website, Felled by a Cyberattack Small businesses are increasingly battling costly cyberattacks. Jessie Daniels and Polly Thistlethwaite found that sometimes the pain is enough to put a company out of business....
01:34, 06/03/2019

Use these Fortune 500 lessons on data governance for your small business It’s easy to aspire to be just like a Fortune 500 company – killer quarterly earnings, adulation from the press, respect from your peers, etc. It’s just as easy to forget there’s a reason these largely successful companies stay on top. They innovate, they provide superior service, and they often hav...
08:00, 04/29/2019

Google for Small Business connects entrepreneurs with resources At an event in New York City, Google announced Google for Small Bsuiness, a web portal that connects small business leaders with tools and resources.Read More...
16:51, 06/27/2019

Small-business owners look to grab this 20 percent tax break The qualified business income deduction is a tempting tax break for entrepreneurs — as long as they are eligible to take it. Here's what you should know....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Dear 2020 Democrats: Small business is doing just fine right now For many people, the economy is, at this very moment, stronger than it has been at any other point in their life. The unemployment rate is hovering near its lowest point in 50 years, showing that nearly everyone who wants a job already has one. Wages are up, and quarterly economic growth has proven ...
07:34, 07/24/2019

Dow tumbles 700 points as US and UK yield curves invert, and German recession looms – business live Investors are alarmed to see longer-dated UK and US bonds trading at lower interest rates than shorter alternatives, a possible sign of recessionLatest: Dow Jones tumbles 700 points as selloff deepensEuropean stock markets hit six-month lowNEWSFLASH: US yield curve inverts in ‘flashing light’ warnin...
22:00, 08/14/2019

Markets slide as Germany faces recession, and US and UK yield curves invert – business live Investors are alarmed to see longer-dated UK and US bonds trading at lower interest rates than shorter alternatives, a possible sign of recessionLatest: Dow Jones falls 400+ points in early tradingNEWSFLASH: US yield curve inverts in ‘flashing light’ warningUK yield curve has also inverted – a worry...
19:00, 08/14/2019

Shark Tank's Daymond John reveals 3 strategies for running a recession-proof business Shark Tank's Daymond John reveals 3 tips for running a recession-proof small business. He says make sure to have cash on hand to cover three to six months of expenses, build buzz in your local market and invest in new talent....
21:01, 09/18/2019

Remembering the small business casualties of 9/11 – including mine When national tragedy strikes, vulnerable businesses often go under. Rhonda Abrams remembers where she was on Sept. 11. 2001, when hers died.       ...
21:34, 09/11/2019

Here's how your small business is hemorrhaging money for no good reason Your staff is too large, you're overpaying for trade shows and conferences, you're overspending on ads-- stop wasting money in your small business.        ...
20:34, 05/24/2019

Remembering the small business casualties of 9/11 — including mine When national tragedy strikes, vulnerable businesses often go under. Rhonda Abrams remembers where she was on Sept. 11. 2001, when hers died.       ...
17:00, 09/11/2019

Does your small business still not offer a retirement plan? A new rule could change that The U.S. Department of Labor announced a rule on Monday that makes it easier for small businesses to band together to offer 401(k) retirement plans.       ...
20:51, 07/29/2019

U.S. EPA asked to consider small business impact of E15, credit reform proposal The U.S. EPA needs to look more closely at how small businesses would be affected by its proposed rule to lift the summer ban on higher ethanol blends of gasoline and make changes to the biofuel credit market, the Small Business Administration's Office of Advocacy said on Monday....
01:51, 04/30/2019

Small Business Administration Road Tour visits Tucson Leaders from the Small Business Administration were in Tucson Monday for their “Road Tour.” Tucson was part of a 16-city stop. The leaders of the SBA were in town to connect with entrepreneurs working on advanced technology. About 200 people showed up at the event at the Tech Park at the University ...
17:17, 08/13/2019

Brazil fintech Nubank takes aim at small business owners Brazilian financial startup Nu Pagamentos SA is planning to launch digital accounts for small business owners, expanding its product portfolio beyond individuals, it said in a statement on Tuesday....
16:51, 07/16/2019

US Small Business Administration Road Tour to stop in Tucson Courtesy: University of Arizona Center for Innovation TUCSON – The Small Business Administration will make a stop in Tucson during their 16- city road tour. SBA will stop by on Aug. 12 at the University of Arizona Tech Park Event Center, 9030 S. Rita Road. This event will host 21 federal agenc...
01:00, 08/08/2019

Amazon says small business owners make $90,000 a year from selling in its stores According to Amazon's new small business impact report, entrepreneurs earn an average of $90,000 per year in Amazon sales.        ...
19:51, 05/09/2019

Amazon says small business owners earn $90,000 a year from selling in its stores According to Amazon's new small business impact report, entrepreneurs earn an average of $90,000 per year in Amazon sales.        ...
11:00, 05/07/2019

Want to really celebrate Small Business Week? Give entrepreneurs less talk, more action From taxes to health care to net neutrality, government policies should change so small businesses can succeed on a level playing field.        ...
21:00, 05/08/2019

Mnuchin is wrong: Amazon has done more good than bad for small business | Gene Marks The treasury secretary said Amazon ‘destroyed the retail industry’ – but the company created opportunities for more than 1.9m small businesses around the worldTake a walk today down New York City’s Seventh Avenue – or any Main Street in small-town America – and you’ll see that things look a lot diff...
03:17, 07/30/2019

Startups target banks' small business customers in FX payments drive Revolut and TransferWise are signing up thousands of small businesses a month for foreign exchange payments, touting slicker service and lower fees as they try to take on banks in a sector with flows of $7 trillion a year....
11:00, 05/15/2019

Trump's Small Business Administration pick will have her work cut out for her | Gene Marks Sure, Jovita Carranza will join Trump’s cabinet, but she has no influence. Her real job is to take an agency which already does great work and make it betterThis week, Donald Trump announced his intention to nominate Jovita Carranza as the new chief of the Small Business Administration (SBA), replac...
20:00, 08/06/2019

Democrat Buttigieg announces minority-focused small business investment plan Joining several other Democrats targeting black voters this weekend with economic proposals, presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg released a policy on Sunday aimed at helping minorities start businesses....
22:17, 07/07/2019

Exclusive: Small business support for Trump ebbs, but experts say he can reclaim voters More small businesses prefer a Democrat than Trump in the 2020 election, a new survey shows. That represents erosion of his traditional support       ...
06:51, 09/13/2019

Exclusive: Small-business support for Trump ebbs, but experts say he can reclaim voters More small businesses prefer a Democrat than Trump in the 2020 election, a new survey shows. That represents erosion of his traditional support       ...
08:34, 09/14/2019

Small business owners: take care with marketing, and don't change LGBTQ | Gene Marks The backlash to a Kentucky cook who changed the acronym for marketing purposes shows: common sense is everythingHow many times do I have to tell you? It’s 2019!That means if you’re running a small business, you need to be very careful about your marketing. Your business can’t have a sign showing a s...
20:34, 05/01/2019

Cross River Bank acquires small business banking company Seed Cross River Bank, a community bank that powers some of the most well known financial technology startups in the United States, said on Monday that it had acquired small business banking company Seed....
13:51, 06/24/2019

WRAPUP 2-U.S. business investment stabilizing, economy slowing New orders for key U.S.-made capital goods surged in June, suggesting some improvement in business investment, but economic growth is still expected to have slowed sharply in the second quarter amid weaker exports and a smaller inventory build....
19:17, 07/25/2019

US economy stumbles by creating just 75,000 jobs in May - business live Dollar slides after America only created 75,000 new jobs last month, weaker than the 175,000 expectedLatest: US job creation unexpectedly weak last monthNFP up by 75,000 in MayEarnings growth drops to 3.1%Jobless rate at 49-year low of 3.6%Will Fed respond by cutting interest rates? 4.14pm BST Time ...
18:17, 06/07/2019

More part-time, small business workers could build retirement savings accounts under bill The legislation would let more small employers to band together to create collective 401(k)s. Part-timers also would get more access to plans.        ...
01:00, 06/03/2019

Small business owners: Don't give Facebook, Amazon remote control of your customers Online platforms help you build your small business, but if you let them control all of your contacts, they could also control all of your business.        ...
16:34, 05/22/2019

Beto O'Rourke unveils small business plan to address racial wealth disparities Former Rep. Beto O'Rourke, D-Texas, unveiled another plan geared toward ending racial inequality on Saturday, pledging that as president he would vastly expand the federal government's investment in women- and minority-owned businesses....
03:17, 06/17/2019

Small-business owners: Don't give Facebook, Amazon remote control of your customers Online platforms help you build your small business, but if you let them control all of your contacts, they could also control all of your business.        ...
21:00, 05/22/2019

This one business shows exactly how Trump's China tariffs are hurting the economy Minnesota-based Quality Bicycle Products -- or QBP, as it's known -- has been trying to plan around President Donald Trump's tariff threats for more than a year now....
16:51, 08/29/2019

U.S. economy slows in second quarter ; weak business investment a red flag U.S. economic growth slowed less than expected in the second quarter as a surge in consumer spending blunted some of the drag from declining exports and a smaller inventory build, which could further allay concerns about the economy's health....
22:00, 07/26/2019

U.S. economy slows in second quarter; weak business investment a red flag U.S. economic growth slowed less than expected in the second quarter as a surge in consumer spending blunted some of the drag from declining exports and a smaller inventory build, which could further allay concerns about the economy's health....
14:51, 07/27/2019

WRAPUP 4-U.S. economy slows in Q2; weak business investment a red flag U.S. economic growth slowed less than expected in the second quarter as a surge in consumer spending blunted some of the drag from declining exports and a smaller inventory build, which could further allay concerns about the economy's health....
20:00, 07/26/2019

Japan's economy grows more than expected on strong consumer, business spending Japan's economy grew much more than expected in April-June to mark the third straight quarter of expansion, as robust private consumption and business investment offset the hit to exports from cooling global demand....
13:00, 08/09/2019

Strong consumer spending vs. weak business investment: What really matters for the US economy U.S. consumer spending, the biggest part of the economy, saved the day for the record-long expansion, but a big decline in business investments raised concerns about how much longer it can last....
17:51, 07/26/2019

Business leaders wary of spending and hiring in current economy: survey Chief executives and chief financial officers are increasingly worrying about the economy, two separate surveys found. The CEO Economic Outlook Index, released by the Business Roundtable, found that plans for capital spending, hiring and sales expectations over the next six months “waned” this quart...
01:34, 09/19/2019

Bank of England policymaker warns UK economy is weak - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsLatest: Michael Saunders says UK growth below trendSaunders: Brexit means rate hikes less likelyEarlier:US budget deal removes risk of government shutdownMnuchin to travel to Beijing soon?Pelosi: Want to avoid stock market crashStocks up in A...
12:34, 07/23/2019

UPDATE 1-German economy heads for doldrums as business morale dips again- Ifo German business morale deteriorated for the third month in a row in June, a survey showed on Monday, adding weight to expectations that Europe's largest economy contracted in the second quarter....
10:51, 06/24/2019

‘We have no other choice’: as China erodes democracy Hong Kong citizens prepare to leave The extradition bill, exorbitant house prices and high cost of living are driving a rise in emigrationElisa Wong had always thought she would move away from Hong Kong when her seven-year-old daughter reached university age. But the recent political crisis has prompted her to reach for an application...
04:00, 06/25/2019

Trump rattles markets as US economy adds 164,000 jobs in July – business live Markets fall sharply as Trump threatens fresh tariffs; US non-farm payrolls match economists’ expectations in July, while June figures are revised downGlobal markets take fright as Trump ramps up US-China trade warTrump’s threat of new China tariffs sparks backlash from US retailersUS extends record...
15:51, 08/02/2019

UK economy grows in May; Wall Street hits record high - business live Rolling coverage of the latest financial news, including new growth figures for MayLatest: Fed chair Jerome Powell on US outlook Powell cites global weakness and trade tensionsEarlier:UK grew by 0.3% in May, after April contractionExperts: Storm clouds gather, despite growth pick-upCarmakers returne...
15:51, 07/10/2019

Fox Business host: 'Our economy is suffering' as a 'direct result' of Trump trade war with China Fox Business host Stuart Varney acknowledged that the United States economy is "suffering" as a "direct result" of President Trump's trade negotiations with China....
20:00, 09/04/2019

Persistent threat of war erodes prospects for Middle East peace, Security Council told Developments in the Middle East cannot be divorced from Israel’s military occupation of Palestinian territory and settlement-building, or Hamas’ hold over Gaza and its militant activity, a senior United Nations envoy told the Security Council on Thursday, warning that these actions “collectively ero...
08:51, 07/28/2019

Confidence matters more than mortgage rates in housing, and confidence just took a hit Mortgage rates have been falling sharply over the last three months, which should be incredibly positive for the housing market, but so far reaction has been muted in both home sales and new home construction....
21:34, 08/16/2019

Market selloff: Wall Street joins rout as trade war hits US economy - business live Financial markets hit as tensions between Beijing and Washington escalate, and fears of a no-deal Brexit riseLatest: US PMI hits three-year lowWall Street tumbles at the openWTO chief: We must end trade warStocks slide in EuropeBeijing: Trade talks can’t continue unless US mends its ways 3.29pm BST ...
16:34, 05/23/2019

Best small business routers 2019: top routers for work Welcome to our pick of the best small business routers of 2019. In this buying guide, we'll show you the top routers that are ideal for small and medium sized businesses - or even home offices.When looking for the best small business router for your needs, you don't have to worry about it ...
20:17, 05/02/2019

Powell: Fed is not 'at all' expecting a recession, saying economy continues to 'perform well' Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Friday he doesn’t 'at all' expect the U.S. to enter a recession.       ...
21:00, 09/06/2019

Twitter reports small user growth and small profits If you ever needed proof that Twitter has reached a natural ceiling for its user figures, then its second quarter numbers are perfect. In the last three months, the company added just five million new daily active users, and coined a net profit of $3......
15:51, 07/26/2019

Best small mouse 2019: the best small mice you can buy today There are many reasons to opt for the best small mouse when you’re building your new rig or upgrading your old peripherals. To start, if you’ve got small to average-sized hands, a smaller mouse will be more comfortable and less fatiguing to use.But, the best small mice are great for ot...
00:34, 07/20/2019

A small error in the tax reform law is crushing small retailers Thousands of small, family-run retailers like ours face enough of a challenge with Washington’s self-inflicted trade war, which is is raising costs and generating uncertainty. At the very least, Congress could help ease the burden by fixing an apparently small error in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2...
07:00, 07/03/2019

German business morale hits four-year low; bitcoin smashes through $11,000 - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsIFO: German business confidence faltersOil hits three-week high as Iran tensions buildDonald Trump pledges more sanctions on Iranian economyBitcoin rally pushes cryptocurrency over $11,000Libra may be boosting bitcoin 12.45pm BST European sto...
14:17, 06/24/2019

We need to end Brexit uncertainty as soon as possible: UK PM May Britain needs to end the current uncertainty regarding its exit from the European Union as soon as possible, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday....
17:00, 05/01/2019

AP Top 25 Podcast: In ACC, there is Clemson and uncertainty Beyond Clemson, almost everything else about the Atlantic Coast Conference feels uncertain heading into this season       ...
00:51, 07/18/2019

Uncertainty over oil price goes beyond possible cut to Saudi supply It's been a turbulent few days on international markets for oil investors. Yet while Saudi Arabian supply may be restored quickly, the attacks have raised questions that may impact the price of oil in the longer term....
01:34, 09/18/2019

Cubs, Red Sox uncertainty: The most curious teams right now There is cake. And there is eating it too. Having both Aroldis Chapman and Gleyber Torres named to the past two AL All-Star teams is the Yankees not only being served dessert, but enjoying it. The flip side is the Cubs, who in July 2016 dealt Torres to the Yankees for Chapman. In the world......
06:00, 07/08/2019

Brexit: How the EU is responding to latest uncertainty UK PM Boris Johnson's plan to lead his country out of the EU by the end of October has met a stinging defeat in the lower house. London is in disarray, but Brussels says it is prepared for all eventualities....
10:51, 09/05/2019

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 Wednesday, but only a temporary one. Worries are bound to ramp up again in the fall....
18:17, 05/16/2019

Designing water infrastructure for climate uncertainty In Kenya’s second largest city, Mombasa, the demand for water is expected to double by 2035 to an estimated 300,000 cubic meters per day. In Mombasa’s current warm and humid climate, that water comes from a substantial volume of precipitation that may also change significantly as the region warms in...
18:51, 04/28/2019

Target CEO: The US trade war creates 'uncertainty' and 'complexity' Target CEO Brian Cornell says he's encouraged by Trump's decision to postpone some consumer-oriented tariffs that were supposed to start Sept. 1....
16:00, 08/21/2019

Physicists Hack the Uncertainty Principle to See an Ion Wiggle Heisenberg's famous principle can't be violated, but it can be gamed. A new study shows a way to measure particles with far more precision than before....
22:34, 06/20/2019

Tennessee dealing with uncertainty on both sides of line Tennessee still has plenty of questions to answer on offensive and defensive lines with season opener approaching       ...
23:34, 08/15/2019

At abortion clinics, new laws sow confusion, uncertainty HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Abortion providers say the flurry of recent state laws restricting abortion has emboldened protesters and left patients confused. Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi and Ohio have passed laws that prohibit abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected. Alabama’s governor signe...
18:00, 05/21/2019

Premier Inn owner hit by 'acute political uncertainty' Premier Inn owner Whitbread has warned that demand for its hotel rooms is being hit by an "acute period of political and economic uncertainty in the UK"....
11:34, 04/30/2019

Boeing: 'Uncertainty' still surrounds the timing of the 737 Max's return Boeing posted a second-quarter loss due to the grounding of the 737 Max after two fatal crashes but offered little detail on when the plane could return to the skies....
15:51, 07/24/2019

Brexit: France losing patience with UK uncertainty France is losing patience with the United Kingdom in matters Brexit, and has threatened to veto any further delay. For Paris, the responsibility to avoid a no-deal outcome is up to the UK....
01:51, 09/11/2019

‘We need to end this uncertainty,’ Theresa May says as Brexit causes economic stress The government has held several weeks of talks with the opposition Labour Party about reaching a compromise, but the meetings have not produced a breakthrough....
20:17, 05/01/2019

Pemex’s US$8bn loan request comes amid heavy uncertainty NEW YORK, May 15 (LPC) - Petróleos Mexicanos’ (Pemex) US$8bn bank loan comes amid heavy investor uncertainty over the oil company’s debt load, but lenders wanting to maintain links with Pemex and the left-wing administration overseeing the firm may have little choice but to commit to the financing....
00:34, 05/16/2019

| Goodbye Hong Kong: Uncertainty forces some to consider leaving Justin Chan, a 20-year-old student, is anxious, both about the future of his native Hong Kong and his role in it. So much so, that he's considering leaving the Chinese territory for good....
06:17, 07/17/2019

Rehabbing Yankees heading to Tampa with plenty of uncertainty The Yankees hit the road following Sunday’s 8-5 loss to the Red Sox, off to begin a six-game trip in Toronto on Tuesday. Several of their injured teammates will be headed out of The Bronx, as well, with Aaron Judge, Dellin Betances and Greg Bird slated to continue their rehab in Tampa. Judge, sideli...
09:34, 06/03/2019

Argentines return to Europe to escape economic uncertainty Academics, research groups and consulting firms agree there has been a rise in the number of people leaving the country, especially among young, educated Argentines – just as there was during the nation’s worst crisis 17 years ago....
18:51, 04/28/2019

Where ISIS Ruled in Syria, Fear and Uncertainty Reign The Islamic State lost control of eastern Syria, but a visit there found cities in shambles, an uncertain future and ISIS still carrying out deadly attacks....
17:00, 04/29/2019

Nikkei drifts lower on U.S.-China trade uncertainty Japan's Nikkei edged lower on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump's comments on trade soured risk sentiment, while tech shares and chip-related stocks slid in step with their U.S. counterparts....
09:00, 07/17/2019

U.S. stocks drop late in session on trade uncertainty Wall Street shares extended losses in late trade on Friday after CNBC reported that the next round of U.S.-China negotiations was in flux, looking set to end a seesaw week the same way they started with selling on worries about the escalating trade war....
22:17, 05/17/2019

Argentine markets take another hit after currency controls stoke uncertainty Argentina's international bonds fell to record lows on Monday and peso got slapped down again after President Mauricio Macri imposed capital controls on Sunday after announcing the government would "re-profile" its debt by extending maturities....
19:34, 09/02/2019

'I'm about to have my baby': migrants stuck in Mexico face more uncertainty Tariff deal calls for expansion of policy forcing Central American asylum seekers to wait in Mexico as their cases wind through US courtsIn a cramped San Diego courtroom, immigrant mothers cradled restless babies and toddlers as they waited to go before a judge. After a quick exchange, they were whi...
05:51, 06/12/2019

Costco Sales Rise as Tariff Uncertainty Looms Costco Wholesale booked another quarter of sales gains, boosted by increasing visits to its warehouse clubs as the retail giant tries to navigate the U.S.-China trade fight....
05:34, 05/31/2019

| Uncertainty grips Sudan weeks after Bashir's ouster Weeks after the army ousted veteran leader Omar al-Bashir, Sudan is gripped by uncertainty as talks between the military rulers and protesters on the transition to civilian rule remain deadlocked....
22:34, 05/23/2019

VW targets higher profit as EV costs, uncertainty weigh VW's diesel-emission scandal caused a fundamental crisis but it also became a catalyst for the transformation of the automaker, VW COO Ralf Brandstaetter said -- setting the stage for the company's bold plans to pass Tesla as the electric car leader....
09:34, 08/23/2019

La Scala board agrees on new manager, ending uncertainty Milan’s mayor says that the La Scala opera house board has agreed on a new general manager to succeed Austrian Alexander Pereira, whose five-year mandate expires in February...
14:17, 06/18/2019

Uncertainty over South Korea's World Cup visit to Pyongyang South Korea's soccer association is unsure whether its World Cup qualifier against North Korea next month will take place in Pyongyang or on a neutral ground....
13:34, 09/18/2019

Hong Kong critical to China but uncertainty reigns China doesn't need the former Crown colony quite as much as it did back in 1997 when it switched from British rule. But the Special Administrative Region remains a valuable conduit for Beijing....
05:00, 08/17/2019

Trade-sensitive stocks on ropes as uncertainty weighs A week of worsening fears on Wall Street leading up to Washington's increase on tariffs on Chinese goods has taken a toll on stocks that rely heavily on global trade....
14:00, 05/11/2019

'Political uncertainty' responsible for turbulence in markets, says Dujovne Dujovne attributes turbulence in the markets to political factors, with just six months to go before elections that could mark a change of government and political direction in the nation....
18:51, 04/28/2019

Brexit uncertainty triggers slump in UK construction sector Commercial building work is hit hardest as engineering work dries upBrexit uncertainty has led to a mothballing of commercial and civil engineering projects and caused a contraction of the UK’s struggling construction industry, the latest snapshot of the sector has found.A monthly update on business...
19:51, 06/04/2019

Trade uncertainty to trim $850 billion global output: Fed paper Trade policy uncertainty driven by the Trump administration's escalating dispute with China means hundreds of billions of dollars in lost U.S. output and as much as $850 billion lost globally through early next year, research published this week by the Federal Reserve suggests....
08:00, 09/06/2019

Nikkei ends lower on U.S.-China trade uncertainty; financials up Japan's Nikkei edged lower on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump's comments on trade soured risk sentiment, while tech shares slid in step with their U.S. counterparts....
09:00, 07/17/2019

Nokia not immune to impact of trade war uncertainty, says its China president Finland's Nokia Oyj is not immune from the trade war between the United States and China which has caused economic uncertainty, the company's Greater China president said on Tuesday....
07:00, 06/25/2019

Fresh trade uncertainty rattles stocks, hits yuan A major global stocks index fell on Friday and the Chinese yuan weakened as financial markets were again jostled by uncertainty over global trade tensions....
01:00, 05/18/2019

RBS shares slide as it warns Brexit uncertainty will likely hurt profits The Royal Bank of Scotland reported a net profit of £707 million ($912.2 million) for its first quarter on Friday, down 11% from £792 million over the same period last year....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Global Stocks Mixed as Uncertainty Over Trade Talks Persists Global stocks were mixed as investors closely monitored rising U.S.-China tensions, and Beijing said top trade envoys will head to Washington to resume negotiations....
12:00, 05/08/2019

Silverstone focused on MotoGP future amid F1 British GP uncertainty Silverstone is focused on securing its place as the long-term home of MotoGP in the United Kingdom amid the uncertainty of the future of Formula 1's British Grand Prix...
14:51, 06/26/2019

Frank Lampard wary of Valencia threat despite off-field uncertainty • Chelsea manager warns of threat posed by ‘fantastic’ side• Spanish club sacked Marcelino Garcia Toral last weekThe situation feels almost too perfect for Chelsea. There is a buzz around the place after the 5-2 victory over Wolves on Saturday, Tammy Abraham is scoring goals for fun and their first ...
21:51, 09/16/2019

UPDATE 4-Argentine markets take another hit after currency controls stoke uncertainty Argentina's international bonds fell to record lows on Monday and peso got slapped down again after President Mauricio Macri imposed capital controls on Sunday after announcing the government would "re-profile" its debt by extending maturities....
19:34, 09/02/2019

The Failed Promise of DNA Testing: Patients Seeking Answers Get Uncertainty Genetic testing provides families and doctors a wealth of new information. But the medical world is making rapid advances in understanding what the data means, and that’s whipsawing diagnoses and treatment....
23:00, 05/17/2019

We face a 'period of uncertainty' after attack on Saudi oil supply: Expert Ayham Kamel, practice head of Middle East and North Africa at Eurasia Group, discusses the geopolitical implications of the drone attacks on two Saudi oil production facilities....
20:51, 09/16/2019

Aston Martin shares fall as uncertainty hits sales The production version of the DBX will launch in December this year Luxury car maker has blamed weak UK and European markets as one reason for its revised 2019 outlook Shares in Aston Martin have dived as the Gaydon-based car maker cut its sales and profit forecasts, attributing the fall to weak ...
13:51, 07/24/2019

ITV blames Brexit uncertainty as weak ad demand hits revenue ITV has forecast a larger than expected fall in advertising revenue in the first half of the year, blaming Brexit, a lack of World Cup football and the timing of Easter....
14:00, 05/08/2019

Oil prices fall, shrugging off U.S. inventory drop, amid G20 uncertainty Oil fell on Thursday, erasing some of the previous session's strong gains, as traders await the G20 summit in Japan and a meeting of OPEC and other oil producers to decide on an extension of output cuts....
05:51, 06/27/2019

'Our paychecks bounced': workers face uncertainty after mines shut down Blackjewel files for Chapter 11 in a move critics say is increasingly used to avoid paying workers what they are owedOn 1 July, Missy Cole was notified by her bank that her husband’s most recent paycheck had bounced, leaving their account more than $1,000 in the red. Her husband had worked as a coal...
10:34, 07/22/2019

Caught between floods and drought: Farmers in Nicaragua living in uncertainty Across the Central American Dry Corridor, communities are facing increasingly extreme weather. In Nicaragua, the region's poorest country, subsistence farmers like Blanca Landero Betarco face a daily battle....
13:00, 06/12/2019

Uncertainty looms as Hong Kong protests drag into a new week About 2,000 protesters gathered outside the Hong Kong legislature on Monday, demanding to speak directly to the city's top official Carrie Lam, as protests entered a second straight week....
14:00, 06/17/2019

Brazil farm credit uncertainty could hurt machine sales Uncertainty surrounding Brazil's new farm credit package is worrying executives from the world's largest agricultural machine makers since a delay on the definition of the program could hurt their sales....
13:34, 05/02/2019

Demand worries hurt oil, stocks fall on trade uncertainty Oil futures sank on Wednesday amid higher U.S. crude inventories and a weaker demand outlook, while uncertainty over the U.S.-China trade war and its potential economic impact weighed on stock markets....
19:34, 06/12/2019

'Trumpian uncertainty' will dampen global economic growth, economist says The U.S.-China trade war is hurting America more than China, and is unlikely to be resolved quickly due to President Donald Trump's strategy, an economist told CNBC....
21:17, 07/12/2019

'Unusual uncertainty' puts stocks in red zone, $50 billion manager says QMA chief investment strategist Ed Keon has significantly pulled back risk exposure during the past few weeks due to the escalating U.S.-China trade war....
16:17, 05/22/2019

Asia stocks slip amid US-China trade uncertainty Asia markets pared earlier losses but still saw declines on Tuesday as the U.S.-China trade war intensified, after Beijing confirmed it is suspending agricultural product purchases in response to new American tariffs....
11:34, 08/06/2019

Frustration grows among natural gas producers amid low prices, LNG uncertainty A consortium of nine natural gas producers wants to attract partners to build and operate what could be a 12-million-tonne-per-year LNG project to open by 2026....
23:51, 08/12/2019

Utilities, Other 'Safety' Stocks Rise Alongside Market Uncertainty The latest rise in the stock market has been helped along by so-called safety stocks, signaling a shift among investors toward seeking certainty as trade tensions and central-bank policy push and pull markets....
15:17, 06/13/2019

Ferrari drops Bird for Molina in GTE line-up over FE clash uncertainty Sam Bird has been replaced in Ferrari's World Endurance Championship line-up as a result of the continuing uncertainty over date clashes with his Envision Virgin Racing Formula E programme...
21:53, 08/13/2019

Mexico tariff uncertainty leaves U.S. produce importers in the lurch On Friday evening, watermelon importer Scott Vandervoet received a flurry of WhatsApp messages from his fellow Nogales, Arizona produce brokers: U.S. tariffs on all Mexican goods due to take effect on Monday were off after the United States and Mexico reached a migration pact....
23:17, 06/11/2019

Asia shares dazed by trade uncertainty, U.S. jobs risks Asian share markets dithered on Friday as investors waited for concrete signs of progress in the U.S.-Mexican trade standoff, while bracing for a U.S. jobs report that could sway the course of interest rates there....
07:00, 06/07/2019

Solar companies concerned with Alberta rebate program uncertainty Alberta Premier Jason Kenney has said his government’s first priority is to repeal the province’s carbon tax, but what happens to programs that rely on that funding? There is concern in the solar industry....
05:00, 05/17/2019

Fed's Beige Book Reports Modest Growth Despite Trade Uncertainty Most U.S. businesses remain optimistic about their prospects despite concerns about tariffs and trade policy, as the economy continues to grow, the Federal Reserve said in its “beige book” report of anecdotes from business contacts....
10:51, 09/05/2019

Puerto Rico vote delay raises uncertainty over next governor Puerto Rico's next governor remained up in the air on Thursday, just 24 hours before Governor Ricardo Rosselló was due to resign, as the U.S. territory's Senate pushed a vote on his successor to Monday....
06:17, 08/02/2019

Trump's tariff delay met with skepticism from businesses worried about uncertainty The Trump administration’s decision this week to postpone import taxes on some goods shipped from China was a reprieve for companies caught in the middle of President Trump’s prolonged trade war with Beijing....
08:34, 08/17/2019

Argentine Markets Steady, but Political Instability Drives Uncertainty Some economists said the country is heading for prolonged financial instability amid the growing likelihood that the left-wing Peronist movement will return to power in October elections....
05:17, 08/14/2019

Uncertainty of the trade war — not tariffs — is slowing global growth, says former Fed official The lack of clarity surrounding the U.S.-China trade war is what's really hitting global growth, says ex- Deputy Treasury Secretary Sarah Bloom Raskin....
10:51, 09/19/2019

Boris Johnson to meet Macron, Merkel as Brexit uncertainty looms The new UK prime minister will attempt to convince the French and German leaders to restart Brexit talks, according to British media. A longtime Brexiteer, Johnson has made his career criticizing the EU....
23:34, 08/18/2019

Naomi Osaka's knee injury lends uncertainty to US Open Naomi Osaka began retired from her quarterfinal match at the Western & Southern Open, unsure what's going on in the knee. The defending U.S. Open champion is worried about her chances of making another deep run in New York       ...
06:34, 08/17/2019

'Uncertainty is our middle name': Egyptian billionaire Nassef Sawiris isn't worried about trade war "I think the world can live with some trade friction, it's not the end of the world," Nassef Sawiris, the billionaire CEO of OCI N.V, told CNBC in Abu Dhabi....
18:34, 06/18/2019

Wall Street hit by trade uncertainty; Uber makes tepid debut U.S. stocks were off session lows on Friday, but the benchmark S&P 500 remained on track for its worst weekly loss since December, as investors fretted over a potential long-drawn U.S.-China trade war....
19:51, 05/10/2019

Hong Kong investors face uncertainty as Chinese questions mount Huge demonstrations in Hong Kong saw a controversial extradition bill shelved, but fears over potential Chinese interference in the self-governing territory continue to raise doubts among business leaders there....
11:34, 06/21/2019

Mexico cenbank chief sees considerable uncertainty over economic outlook There is considerable uncertainty about Mexico's economic outlook in the coming months, Mexican Central Bank Governor Alejandro Diaz de Leon said on Tuesday....
19:00, 06/11/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St ends lower on trade uncertainty; Dow down for 4th week Wall Street ended lower on Friday as continuing trade tensions pulled industrial and tech shares down, and the Dow capped a fourth straight week of losses in its longest weekly losing streak in three years....
22:17, 05/17/2019

Wall Street ends lower on trade uncertainty; Dow down for fourth week Wall Street ended lower on Friday as continuing trade tensions pulled industrial and tech shares down, and the Dow capped a fourth straight week of losses in its longest weekly losing streak in three years....
22:17, 05/17/2019

U.S. Seeks to Reassure Afghan Military Amid Uncertainty Over a Peace Deal The leader of the American and NATO missions in Afghanistan denied reports that support was being pulled back in anticipation of an agreement with the Taliban....
17:00, 08/15/2019

Oil falls 1% amid U.S.-China trade dispute, uncertainty on supply cuts Oil prices fell more than 1% on Monday as U.S.-China trade tensions continued to threaten demand for crude and as major producers Saudi Arabia and Russia had yet to agree on extending an output-cutting deal....
02:34, 06/11/2019

Federal Reserve facing uncertainty ahead of interest rate decision The Federal Reserve sounded a lot more hawkish this week — meaning members suddenly seem less amenable to interest rate cuts. I explained in my last column how the Fed has been getting mixed signals from economic indicators and essentially is stuck at a three-way fork in the road: Raise rates as sav...
16:34, 06/27/2019

Political uncertainty puts London listing for Saudi Aramco in doubt Decision to rule out UK and Hong Kong would be major blow to both financial centresSaudi Arabia’s revived plans for a $2tn mega-listing of its state oil company may rule out the London Stock Exchange amid Britain’s rising political uncertainty, according to reports.Saudi Aramco, the world’s most pro...
09:17, 08/30/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Trade uncertainty stops world stocks in tracks World shares were steady on Friday as uncertainty ahead of a meeting on trade between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping deterred traders from making bold directional bets....
12:17, 06/28/2019

The chip industry is facing 'major uncertainty' as global tensions rise Already facing a slowdown in the midst of challenges such as inventory issues, slowing demand for smart devices and falling memory chip prices, Lung Chu of SEMI China says the semiconductor industry faces a more "profound" threat from geopolitics....
10:51, 08/29/2019

GLOBAL LNG-Prices climb but cargoes change direction signal uncertainty Asian spot prices for liquefied natural gas (LNG) edged up this week amid stronger bids from market players with short positions and expectations of a rise in northern hemisphere summer demand in Asia....
21:17, 05/03/2019

"Kashmir Solution Has Begun," Tweets Anupam Kher Amid Uncertainty Amid dramatic late-night developments in Jammu and Kashmir, with several of the state's top political leaders, including Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti and Sajad Lone being put under house arrest,......
06:51, 08/05/2019

Research analyst: Caterpillar's earnings miss adds to market uncertainty Rob Wertheimer, founding partner and director of research for global machinery at Melius Research, joins CNBC's "Squawk Box" team breaks down the impact of Caterpillar's earnings miss and what it means for the U.S. industrial economy....
01:00, 07/25/2019

Trump presses for contentious census citizenship question despite legal uncertainty The Trump administration on Friday refused to back down over its bid to put a contentious citizenship question on the 2020 U.S. census, meaning that a court case will move forward over whether officials were motivated by racial bias in seeking to add it....
01:34, 07/06/2019

Alex Marquez ends 2020 uncertainty with new Marc VDS Moto2 deal Moto2 championship leader Alex Marquez will not graduate to MotoGP for at least another year after agreeing to stay with Marc VDS in the intermediate class for 2020...
21:53, 08/13/2019

Central banks cannot perform miracles and lawmakers need to reduce uncertainty, ECB member says France's central bank governor told CNBC Saturday that monetary policy cannot compensate for trade tensions, and political leaders need to act in order to fend off today's economic threats....
03:51, 07/08/2019

Japan Posts Surprising Growth but Global Uncertainty and Tax Bump Loom The Japanese economy grew at a faster pace than expected in the April-June quarter led by solid domestic demand, but a tax increase and global uncertainty could dim the outlook....
07:34, 08/09/2019

Italian banks lift European shares, Madrid hit by political uncertainty European shares edged marginally higher led by a push from Italian banks and upbeat industrial data from China while markets assessed the likely return of Socialist Pedro Sanchez as Spain's prime minister....
10:34, 04/29/2019

Walmart to stop selling all e-cigarettes, citing ‘regulatory complexity and uncertainty’ The retail giant’s announcement follows a rising number of vaping-related deaths and illnesses across the country. Walmart earlier this year phased out the sale of fruit- and dessert-flavored e-cigarettes....
01:00, 09/21/2019

Consumer Confidence Rises American optimism about the economy continued to recover in May, following a dip earlier this year during the government shutdown, according to a monthly barometer of consumers’ mood....
18:51, 05/28/2019

Oil down nearly 2% as trade war shakes confidence Oil prices fell on Monday, pushing U.S. crude to its lowest in more than two weeks, as a ratcheting up of tensions in the U.S.-China trade war knocked confidence in the global economy....
04:00, 08/26/2019

U.S. consumer confidence at 21-month low U.S. June consumer confidence fell more than expected, hitting its lowest level since September 2017, according to a private sector report released on Tuesday....
18:00, 06/25/2019

|Inconvenientyouth?Ourdemocracymustearnitsheirs'confidence Contempt has been heaped upon young South Africans' decision to opt out of the democratic process, but it's hardly surprising when they are so often sidelined, says Khulekani Magubane....
12:17, 05/11/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares dazed by trade uncertainty, U.S. jobs risks Asian share markets dithered on Friday as investors waited for concrete signs of progress in the U.S.-Mexican trade standoff, while bracing for a U.S. jobs report that could sway the course of interest rates there....
06:17, 06/07/2019

India Uncertainty, Japan Tax Rise To Limit Profit Growth: Suzuki Motor Suzuki Motor Corp anticipates currency volatility, particularly the rupee and euro, to weigh on profit growth, even as it expects overall global vehicle sales to hit record highs....
11:17, 05/10/2019

Oil steady in volatile trade amid uncertainty on supply cuts, U.S.-China tariffs Oil prices were steady in volatile trading on Monday as major producers Saudi Arabia and Russia had yet to agree on extending an output-cutting deal and U.S.-China trade tensions continued to threaten demand for crude....
19:00, 06/10/2019

Asia Pacific stocks mixed amid renewed US-China trade uncertainty Stocks in Asia were mixed on Tuesday amid renewed tensions between the U.S. and China after Washington said tariffs on Chinese goods will rise on Friday....
15:51, 05/07/2019

Paid federal family leave faces Senate uncertainty after ‘huge win’ in House The House last week approved the first federally funded paid family medical leave program, but with almost no Republican support. Now its fate in the Senate is uncertain....
12:17, 07/17/2019

Argentine inflation forecasts jump as political uncertainty dents economic outlook Argentine economists sharply hiked 2019 inflation forecasts and cut their gross domestic product outlook for the year, according to a central bank poll released on Tuesday, following a wave of political uncertainty that beat the local peso down 26% in August....
01:34, 09/04/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX subdued as trade uncertainty persists; stocks gain Most Latin American currencies moved little against the dollar on Tuesday as investors remained on edge after a recent escalation in the U.S.-China trade dispute, although an index of the region's stocks snapped a three-day run of losses. Brazil's real currency - which, bar Argentina's peso , h...
18:00, 08/27/2019

French Open: Uncertainty Over Serena Williams Fitness, Naomi Osaka Form Serena Williams heads into this year's French Open with questions surrounding her fitness while Naomi Osaka needs to rediscover her best form to solidify her position at the top of the women's game....
18:00, 05/23/2019

Alibaba’s Jack Ma Steps Down as China’s E-Commerce Industry Faces Trade War Uncertainty BEIJING (AP) — 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 its fast-changing industry faces uncertainty amid a U.S.-Chinese tariff war. Ma, one of ChinaR...
16:51, 09/10/2019

'Confidence is the 15th and most important club in the bag' On the face of it, it's the classic story of the sporting prodigy who burns twice as bright and half as long. Lydia Ko was the young golfer that achieved more as a teenager than anyone in the history of the sport. She was already winning professional tournaments at the age of 14 and became world No....
19:17, 04/28/2019

Boeing says will take time to win back confidence The head of Boeing Co said on Sunday the U.S. planemaker had made a mistake in implementing a cockpit warning system on the 737 MAX and predicted it would take time to rebuild the confidence of customers in the wake of two fatal crashes....
19:17, 06/16/2019

There is a little gambling confidence in the Jets — but that’ll change The Jets-Patriots mega-spread dropped half a point at William Hill sportsbooks on Thursday morning, leaving New England as a 23-point favorite for Sunday’s game in Foxborough, Mass. But Nick Bogdanovich, William Hill’s director of trading, expects the line to head north again closer to kickoff. “We ...
06:52, 09/20/2019

Economic uncertainty, geopolitical tensions stall growth in Latin America and Caribbean region, UN says Citing “an external context of greater uncertainty and growing complexity”, the head of the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), said on Wednesday that the region’s economic growth is expected to decline. ...
22:51, 07/31/2019

Amidst high trade tensions and policy uncertainty, UN cuts economic growth forecast Against a backdrop of unresolved trade tensions, high international policy uncertainty and softening business confidence, the UN on Tuesday announced a broad-based slowdown in the global economy and cut its growth predictions. ...
00:00, 05/22/2019

World Bank chief urges reforms to attract investment amid trade uncertainty Uncertainty from trade tensions and slowing global growth is increasing the need for developing countries to pursue reforms that make them more attractive to private investment, World Bank President David Malpass said....
12:17, 06/29/2019

Still Have "Confidence" In North Korea's Kim Jong Un: Trump US President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Sunday to express his "confidence" in North Korean leader Kim Jong Un despite Pyongyang's recent weapons tests and deadlocked nuclear talks....
02:51, 05/26/2019

Target CEO: US consumer confidence 'remains strong' Target CEO Brian Cornell still thinks the U.S. consumer is strong and spending. Target's latest quarterly results showed the big-box retailer is benefiting from that....
17:00, 08/21/2019

"Captain's Confidence Gives You Self-Belief": Bumrah Thanks Kohli Jasprit Bumrah has claimed one hat-trick and two five-wicket hauls in the three innings he has bowled in during the Test series with the West Indies so far....
13:34, 09/02/2019

Will No-Confidence Vote Write Brexit’s Next Chapter?  The nation that gave the world parliamentary democracy is poised to test the system’s safety valve: A vote to oust the government from office. With Britain due to leave the European Union on Oct. 31, and Prime Minister Boris Johnson vowing to go through with it whether or not a deal is in place to e...
16:34, 08/07/2019

Greek PM says EU poll is also vote of confidence in his policies Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Friday that the European parliament election was also a vote of confidence in his policies, and a minister who is close to him said an early national election was possible depending on the result....
15:00, 05/24/2019

Czech government survives no-confidence vote Prime Minister Andrej Babis' government has survived a no-confidence vote after facing massive protests over graft and conflict of interest accusations. The parliamentary debate for the vote lasted 17 hours....
15:34, 06/27/2019

Romania's government survives no-confidence vote Romania's Social Democrat (PSD) coalition government survived a parliamentary no-confidence vote on Tuesday, strengthening Prime Minister Viorica Dancila's chances of being confirmed as PSD leader at a party congress this month....
19:00, 06/18/2019

Confidence in Scientists Has Actually Risen Since 2016 in the U.S., According to New Research It can often feel like trust in science is a casualty of the “fake news” era. Skepticism of well-established concepts like vaccine safety and climate change is widespread today, with consequences including an unprecedented measles outbreak in the U.S. and an ever-warming environment. It ...
17:51, 08/02/2019

| Guardiola has full confidence in City over FFP affair Pep Guardiola insisted that he has confidence in his bosses at Manchester City ahead of UEFA's ruling on their participation in the Champions League....
11:51, 05/18/2019

The Dolphins Were The Perfect Confidence Builder For The Ravens It was very clear at the end of preseason that the Dolphins had no desire to seriously compete this year, even if head coach Brian Flores planned on it. Judging from the roster as well as the trade of Laremy Tunsil and Kenny Stills, the Fins seemed destined to suck mondo ass. Today’s game did not di...
04:00, 09/09/2019

Austrian Chancellor loses confidence vote Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz and his government have lost a no-confidence vote following a corruption scandal prompted by a secretly-filmed video....
19:00, 05/27/2019

Peru Congress gets set for confidence vote on the government Peru's Congress readied itself on Wednesday to take a confidence vote on the government, a vote called by President Martin Vizcarra as part of his effort to pressure lawmakers to pass his anti-graft program....
19:00, 06/05/2019

Folau waives right to appeal, says 'no confidence' in process "Israel Folau waived his right to appeal the termination of his contract by Rugby Australia due to a lack of \"confidence\" in their process, the former Wallabies fullback said on Monday, but he had not ruled out further action against the decision."...
16:51, 05/20/2019

Manufacturers Cut Spending as Trade War Dents Confidence U.S. manufacturers are investing less in their factories and workforces as the trade dispute with China makes it more difficult to anticipate costs and demand....
16:00, 09/08/2019

Sri Lankan government defeats no-confidence motion Sri Lanka’s government has defeated a no-confidence motion in Parliament that accused it of failing to prevent Easter Sunday bomb attacks that killed more than 250 people...
16:51, 07/11/2019

Tory MPs in push to protect new PM from confidence vote Tory MPs are pushing to introduce new rules to protect the next prime minister from a confidence vote for a year after they enter Downing Street, Sky News has learnt....
13:00, 07/19/2019

Italy's Salvini says will submit no-confidence vote The Italian far-right League party of Matteo Salvini says it will submit a no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte. The party hopes to force the collapse of the coalition government and snap elections....
15:00, 08/09/2019

Boeing CEO Tries To Bolster Shareholder Confidence After 737 MAX Crashes Last week Boeing abandoned its 2019 financial outlook, halted share buybacks and said lowered production due to the 737 MAX grounding had cost it at least $1 billion so far....
18:17, 04/29/2019

Red Sox aren’t short confidence even as time is running out Confidence comes easily in a clubhouse filled with eight All-Stars, two Cy Young winners and an MVP. Confidence comes naturally when you have a core that last year won 108 games — topped by only eight teams ever —and World Series rings. But confidence can’t stretch the schedule. Since teasing a long...
18:17, 08/03/2019

Austrian Chancellor Faces No-Confidence Vote The unraveling of an alliance between conservatives and nationalists in Austria’s government is now threatening to end the 18-month tenure of Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, as opposition parties demanded a vote of no confidence in his leadership....
10:51, 05/22/2019

Barca president gives Valverde vote of confidence "Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has reiterated his support for manager Ernesto Valverde despite their shock Champions League exit to Liverpool."...
17:17, 05/23/2019

Italian PM summoned to face possible no-confidence vote Senate calls on Giuseppe Conte to respond to crisis after coalition member pulls outThe Italian senate has opted to summon the prime minister, Giuseppe Conte, to parliament on 20 August to respond to the crisis facing his government after one of the coalition’s members withdrew its support. When Con...
23:51, 08/13/2019

'It was a big confidence shaker': What a loss to Jon Jones can do to a fighter Both fighters in Saturday's UFC main event are coming off losses to the incomparable Jon Jones. To get a glimpse at what might be going through the minds of Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Smith, we went to a Hall of Fame fighter who has been there....
20:17, 05/30/2019

Boost Your Confidence By Tricking Your Brain Into Calming Down We all have moments where we’re not quite as confident as we’d like to be. You know, those moments right before a big presentation or while you’re waiting outside your boss’s office waiting to ask her for raise....
05:17, 07/08/2019

Paul Pogba's behaviour questioned by ex-Real Madrid president amid uncertainty over Man Utd future Former Real Madrid president Ramon Calderon admits Paul Pogba is a "top player" and is causing excitement within Los Blancos' fanbase but expressed concerns over the Frenchman's behaviour....
16:51, 06/19/2019

Asia stocks slip amid renewed US-China trade uncertainty; Singapore exports tumble U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that Washington and Beijing have a long way to go on trade, adding that America could place tariffs on an additional $325 billion worth of Chinese goods if needed....
19:51, 07/27/2019

Pentagon fears a return to budget uncertainty as Democrats and Republicans squabble over wall funding and other issues HERE WE GO AGAIN: The House yesterday, on a vote of 301-123, passed a continuing resolution to continue funding the Pentagon and other agencies at 2019 levels through Nov. 21. That gives lawmakers another seven weeks to try to work out their differences over a number of full-year funding measures, i...
01:00, 09/21/2019

Canada's Freeland says she has full confidence in PM Trudeau as leader Canada's Foreign Minister Chyrstia Freeland said on Friday that though she was "troubled and disappointed" by images of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in blackface, she had full confidence in his leadership of the party....
00:00, 09/21/2019

"Government Will Survive, Have Full Confidence": HD Kumaraswamy To NDTV Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy, who cut short his private visit to the US and returned last evening to handle the crisis in the state following the resignation by 13 lawmakers, today said......
17:00, 07/08/2019

U.S. consumer confidence falls but only slightly despite trade fight U.S. consumer confidence fell less than expected in August, with households still upbeat about the labor market despite an escalation in trade tensions, which has cast a shadow over the longest economic expansion in history....
22:00, 08/27/2019

Is 15-Year High in Consumer Confidence Bullish for Stocks? The mainstream media always finds a "reason" for a trading day's stock market action. For example, as stocks were rising intraday on May 17, journalists cited the historically high May consumer confidence numbers. But, is consumer sentiment a "cause" or an "effect"?...
00:00, 05/22/2019

Work the room: can comedians teach you to boost your confidence? Standups Alexandra Haddow and Jamie Allerton offer their tips and tricks for speaking in public Almost every time we tell someone we perform standup comedy, we get the same response: “Oh you’re so brave, I could never do that.” To which the reply is: “It’s not as hard as you think.” Sure, not everyo...
15:00, 07/08/2019

U.S. Navy SEAL charged with war crimes had confidence of his immediate superior The immediate superior of a Navy SEAL standing trial charged with murdering a helpless Iraqi prisoner and shooting unarmed civilians testified on Wednesday he had complete confidence in the defendant's combat tactics and decision-making....
08:17, 06/27/2019

Mets search for Syndergaard answers: Little confidence glaring LOS ANGELES — If Noah Syndergaard isn’t the biggest disappointment in the Mets rotation it’s only because Jason Vargas still gets a turn every fifth day. And considering Syndergaard has avoided the injured list this season and taken the ball for each of his scheduled starts without a hint of discomf...
06:00, 05/29/2019

The confidence gap: what attitudes to meeting aliens reveal about the sexes A new study has found a marked difference between men and women when it comes to the idea of reaching out to extraterrestrials. Is this because women are naturally more cautious?Name: The confidence gap.Between? Men and women, obvs. Continue reading......
17:34, 09/11/2019

Marriott CEO on consumer confidence, the trade war impact on tourism and more The NYU Hospitality Conference is in full swing with industry leaders discussing the impact of tariffs on tourism and lodging among other topics. Arne Sorenson, president and CEO of Marriott International, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss the state of the industry and what he's watching in the eco...
21:00, 06/03/2019

Consumer confidence in 737 Max jets 'going to take a while to come back,' says Delta CEO Ed Bastian As airlines extend cancellations of the Boeing 737 Max, Delta's CEO says it'll likely take longer than expected for the jets to return to service....
17:34, 06/12/2019

Rangers’ Chris Kreider gets a qualified vote of confidence Chris Kreider, whose long-term future with the Rangers remains uncertain, received a lukewarm vote of confidence from team president John Davidson on Thursday. “I totally expect him to be in camp,” Davidson told NHL.com. “It’s hard to make promises. Things change, but Chris i...
15:00, 08/09/2019

Czech PM to face no-confidence vote over subsidy scandal PRAGUE (AP) — The Czech coalition government led by populist Prime Minister Andrej Babis will face a parliamentary no-confidence vote over European Union subsidies paid to his former business empire. A preliminary EU report concluded the subsidies amounted to a conflict of interest because he still ...
15:17, 06/18/2019

Consumer Confidence Slid in June on Trade Tensions U.S. optimism about the economy deteriorated in June to its lowest level in 21 months as consumers fretted over escalating trade tensions and a cooling jobs market, according to a monthly barometer of Americans’ mood....
22:52, 06/25/2019

Czech government faces no-confidence vote over PM’s scandal PRAGUE (AP) — The Czech coalition government led by populist Prime Minister Andrej Babis is facing a parliamentary no-confidence vote over European Union subsidies that were paid to his former business empire. Five opposition parties requested the vote, after a preliminary EU report concluded the su...
11:34, 06/26/2019

Defending PGA champ Koepka has confidence of an elite player Tiger Woods spent a half-hour answering all sorts of questions at a packed news conference. Then the room half-emptied when Brooks Koepka came in to meet the media.        ...
19:51, 05/14/2019

Sexual assault survivors are using this sex education app to regain confidence For the ongoing series, Code Word, we’re exploring if — and how — technology can protect individuals against sexual assault and harassment, and how it can help and support survivors. With female sexuality being a taboo topic, Ferly — an audio app that redefines the meaning of sex education — aims to...
00:17, 07/16/2019

Austria's Kurz wrangles with far right and risk of confidence vote Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz sought on Tuesday to oust the far-right interior minister who he says is compromised by the scandal that wrecked their coalition, while trying to avoid a chain reaction in which lawmakers could sack him too....
12:34, 05/21/2019

LaMelo Ball’s next risky move comes with NBA draft confidence There is plenty of confidence to go around the Ball family. Days after his brother Lonzo made headlines as part of the blockbuster Anthony Davis trade, LaMelo Ball broke his own news regarding his next stop. “Next year I’ll take my talents to the NBL and play for the Illawarra Hawks,” Ball said on E...
01:00, 06/19/2019

My ex was charming but critical. Now I’ve lost all my confidence | Dear Mariella Work out why you were so susceptible to him – and pursue only what appeals to you, says Mariella FrostrupThe dilemma I’m a woman in my early 30s and six months ago I was dumped. Our relationship was long distance, developed quickly and was the most intense of my life. He is 10 years my senior and is...
07:17, 05/26/2019

PBA chief calls for vote of ‘no confidence’ in de Blasio, O’Neill The head of the NYPD’s union on Monday urged a vote of “no confidence” in Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner James O’Neill following the decision to fire cop Daniel Pantaleo over the death of Eric Garner. An email sent to members of the Police Benevolent Association...
00:17, 08/20/2019

Austria's Kurz faces likely ouster in no-confidence vote Austrian lawmakers are likely to sack Chancellor Sebastian Kurz in a vote of no-confidence on Monday after the leader of the far-right party holding the key to the outcome indicated it would probably vote against him....
12:00, 05/27/2019

Under pressure, Boeing CEO seeks to bolster confidence after 737 MAX crashes Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg sought to bolster shareholder confidence in the company on Monday in his first general meeting since two fatal crashes of the 737 MAX triggered the jet's grounding, lawsuits and investigations....
18:00, 04/29/2019

Slovak prime minister survives no-confidence vote Slovakia’s prime minister has survived a parliamentary no-confidence vote over the alleged contacts between a senior government official and a controversial businessman linked to a slain investigative journalist...
10:34, 09/17/2019

Boris Johnson's options are so bad that he might have to call a no-confidence vote in himself Boris Johnson keeps saying he really, really doesn't want an election. In reality, he wants nothing more. It's the only way out of the Brexit mess he finds himself in....
16:34, 09/07/2019

Tennessee’s House speaker to resign after no confidence vote NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee’s embattled House Speaker Glen Casada says he plans to resign following a vote of no confidence by his Republican caucus. Casada announced the decision Tuesday, just a day after previously shrugging off calls to step aside from his legislative leadership posit...
18:00, 05/21/2019

Pulcini has F3 confidence back for Hungary after Silverstone success Pre-season FIA Formula 3 title favourite Leo Pulcini says he has his confidence back for the Hungaroring after a nightmare start to the season ended with a win at Silverstone...
17:17, 08/01/2019

UPDATE 3-Boeing CEO tries to bolster shareholder confidence after 737 MAX crashes Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg tried to bolster shareholder confidence in the company on Monday in his first general meeting since two fatal crashes of the 737 MAX triggered the jet's grounding, lawsuits and investigations....
17:34, 04/29/2019

Actually Way Worse Than The Alternative: This Teen Is Going Through Puberty With Incredible Confidence The preteen years can be a difficult time for anyone’s self-esteem, but sometimes that’s for the best. Case in point: This teen is going through puberty with incredible confidence, and it’s honestly way worse than the alternative....
03:00, 06/25/2019

P.K. Subban’s eye-opening confidence in Hughes, Devils’ core P.K. Subban has been through this before. That was something the newest Devil wanted everyone to know during his introductory conference call Sunday afternoon. Barely a day removed from the blockbuster trade that sent him from Nashville to New Jersey in exchange for defensemen Steven Santini and Jer...
02:00, 06/24/2019

Albanian government calls no-confidence vote in president Albania's governing Socialist Party has called a no-confidence vote in the president, saying it was unconstitutional for him to cancel upcoming municipal elections....
13:34, 06/10/2019

US consumer confidence hits lowest level since September ’17 WASHINGTON (AP) — American consumers are feeling less confident this month as heightened trade tensions take a toll. The Conference Board, a business research group, says its consumer confidence index fell to 121.5 in June from a revised 131.3 in June after rising in April and May. The June reading ...
17:00, 06/25/2019

Rose builds confidence for PGA Championship as McIlroy fades Justin Rose had a confidence-boosting finish at Quail Hollow on Sunday in the leadup to the PGA Championship but his Ryder Cup team mate Rory McIlroy continued his worrying final round form....
09:17, 05/06/2019

Confidence in college plummets, 4-in-10 see ‘negative impact’ on nation As many freshmen flock to colleges across the country, new surveys show that Americans are losing confidence in higher education and a growing number see it having a negative impact on the nation....
01:51, 08/20/2019

Austrian chancellor set to face confidence vote next week Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is expected to face a no-confidence vote in parliament next week after his governing coalition collapsed over a corruption scandal....
14:51, 05/21/2019

Strong labor market boosts U.S. consumer confidence Consumer confidence jumped in May as households grew more upbeat about the labor market, suggesting the economy remained on solid ground despite signs that activity was slowing after being temporarily boosted by exports and a build-up of inventories....
23:51, 05/28/2019

Copa Airlines has 'full confidence' in Boeing 737 MAX planes -CEO Panama's Copa Airlines said on Thursday it has "full confidence" in its Boeing 737 MAX planes, which have been grounded worldwide since March after two fatal crashes....
20:00, 05/09/2019

With Finance, Nirmala Sitharaman Gets Big Vote of Confidence From PM Modi Nirmala Sitharaman's promotion is seen as the big news in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new government. She will be India's new Finance Minister, which puts her in charge of perhaps the most......
14:17, 05/31/2019

Labour will call for no-confidence motion in next Tory PM, McDonnell says Shadow chancellor says any incoming prime minister should go to the country and seek a mandateLabour will try to force a vote of no confidence in the next prime minister as soon as they take office, John McDonnell said, as Conservative candidates throw their hats into the ring to succeed Theresa May...
13:34, 05/25/2019

The Latest: Greek government survives confidence vote The Latest on a government confidence vote in Greece (all times local): 9:35 p.m. Greece's left-wing government has survived a confidence vote called by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras nearly two weeks before the European Parliament elections....
22:34, 05/10/2019

Copa Airlines has 'full confidence' in Boeing 737 MAX planes: CEO Panama's Copa Airlines said on Thursday it has "full confidence" in its Boeing 737 MAX planes, which have been grounded worldwide since March after two fatal crashes....
21:34, 05/09/2019

Greece seeks confidence vote after row over quadriplegic candidate Greece's leftist government triggered a parliamentary confidence vote on Monday to upstage an opposition push to censure an aide of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras for comments about a quadriplegic European election candidate....
21:17, 05/06/2019

Pence says 'all options remain on the table' for US response to Iran, signaling uncertainty on circumstances leading to downed drone AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin Vice President Mike Pence doubled down on President Donald Trump's response to Iran military forces that shot down a US Navy drone, saying Sunday there was still confusion surrounding the attack. Though he said on CNN's "State of the Union" that US intelligence was "not c...
02:00, 06/24/2019

Gallup: Confidence in church or organized religion falls to 36 percent Thirty-six percent of respondents to a new Gallup poll released Monday said they have confidence in the church or organized religion, a far cry from the 60-plus percent confidence the institutions enjoyed in the 1970s....
22:00, 07/08/2019

Ahead Of Chandrayaan Take 2, ISRO's Track Record Inspires Confidence Despite the recent disappointment of an aborted launch for its high-profile lunar mission, the Indian Space Research Organisation or ISRO's track record remains one of the most enviable among space......
04:17, 07/21/2019

Daniel Lee's Bottega Veneta show exudes quiet confidence The British designer’s SS20 range makes it clear he has got the measure of his customersIf the weight of being the most hyped designer of the moment has gone to his head, Bottega Veneta’s creative director, Daniel Lee, wasn’t showing it at his spring/summer 2020 show at Milan fashion week.It has bee...
06:51, 09/20/2019

Lithuania's Prime Minister wins parliamentary confidence vote Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis won a confidence vote in the parliament on Tuesday, a procedural step following the July 12 presidential election....
12:34, 07/23/2019

Peru Congress debates ahead of confidence vote on government Peru's Congress was headed toward a confidence vote on the government on Tuesday that was summoned by President Martin Vizcarra in a bid to pressure lawmakers to pass his anti-graft proposals....
23:00, 06/04/2019

Tsurenko seeks confidence-boosting French Open win over Halep Lesia Tsurenko overcame a sudden onset of self doubt after her 30th birthday with a gritty display to beat Aleksandra Krunic in the French Open second round and the Ukrainian will seek another shot in the arm when she meets Simona Halep on Saturday....
07:00, 06/01/2019

3-Year-Old Orders Milk From Bar. Her Confidence Leaves People Impressed Myla Anderson was on a holiday with her family in Dubrovnik, Croatia, when she began to feel hungry. The three-year-old simply walked up to a bar and ordered a glass of milk, leaving many impressed....
16:00, 09/06/2019

Red Bull has extra "confidence" for German GP based on Silverstone form Red Bull says it is heading to this weekend's German Grand Prix with "confidence" after fighting near the front at Silverstone where engine performance is vital...
04:17, 07/23/2019

Tennessee House speaker scandals spur ‘no confidence’ vote NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee House Republicans have cast a vote of no confidence in House Speaker Glen Casada, who remains ensnared by a spate of scandals. House GOP Majority Leader William Lamberth said Republicans cast the 45-24 vote during a Monday meeting closed to the public and reporters....
01:51, 05/21/2019

Boeing Wins Shareholders' Confidence, Prepares For Key 737 MAX Test Flight Boeing executives successfully beat back shareholder challenges to their authority on Monday as the company signaled it expects regulators to take a key step next week in the effort to get the 737 MAX......
04:17, 04/30/2019

Take Us Into Confidence On Citizenship Bill: Conrad Sangma To Amit Shah Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Monday told Union Home Minster Amit Shah that the Northeast has fears on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill and urged him to take all the states of the region......
15:34, 09/09/2019

Woman's Photoshoot On A Train Is Viral And People Love Her Confidence Jessica George was riding the New York subway when fellow passenger Ben Yahr spotted her whipping out her phone, setting it to self-timer and having a glamorous photoshoot right then and there....
13:00, 08/21/2019

Anisimova eager to carry French Open confidence onto grass Teenager Amanda Anisimova hopes the confidence she gained during her amazing run at the French Open will help her to succeed during the grasscourt season....
17:34, 06/07/2019

Freedom party will 'likely' support no-confidence vote against Austria's Kurz: APA Austria's Freedom party will probably support a no-confidence vote scheduled for Monday against Austria's conservative Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, news agency APA said on Monday....
12:00, 05/27/2019

Greek PM Tsipras wins confidence vote weeks before EU election Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras won a confidence vote on Friday, weeks before European Parliament elections that will be a first test of his government's re-election chances in national polls this autumn....
23:34, 05/10/2019

With Defaults and Failures at India's Shadow Banks, 'Confidence Is Shaking' A pair of defaults and failures by nonbank lenders in India has cut down on consumer and business credit, weighing on the country’s economic growth and prompting calls for tighter regulation....
13:51, 07/04/2019

U.S. consumer confidence falls in June; home sales weak U.S. consumer confidence fell to a 21-month low in June, with households a bit more pessimistic about business and labor market conditions amid concerns about a recent escalation in trade tensions between the United States and China....
18:00, 06/25/2019

Kamala Harris punctures Joe Biden's confidence: who won the second debate? | Panelists A combative Democratic debate saw clashes on race and healthcare policy – and many more attacks on Trump. Our experts weigh inJoe Biden has been running for president on the idea that he’s the best equipped to beat Donald Trump. Tonight’s debate shed considerable doubt on that premise. If this is ho...
10:00, 06/28/2019

Were England’s errors down to complacency or confidence? Either way, don’t panic | Paul MacInnes Individual mistakes that gifted Kosovo goals will worry Gareth Southgate but there is no reason to think they will be repeated come the real thing next summerWhen Gareth Southgate sat down to meet the media in the Terry Paine lounge at St Mary’s on Tuesday night, the topic in hand was human error.Su...
16:00, 09/11/2019

Mexico's president says big bank loan shows confidence in Pemex An $8 billion syndicated loan to Mexico's national oil company Pemex is a sign of confidence by more than 20 banks involved in the operation, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Friday, after a recent credit downgrade for the firm....
07:00, 06/29/2019

Luckin Coffee CFO: Trade war with US will hit Chinese consumer confidence 'at some point' The chief financial officer of Luckin Coffee — Starbucks' challenger for the Chinese coffee market — said Thursday that the trade war will hit consumer confidence....
18:00, 08/15/2019

Falling mortgage rates boost homebuilder confidence, but not new construction The nation's homebuilders are feeling better about their business, as falling mortgage rates help more buyers afford homes. They are still not, however, building enough homes to meet demand....
19:34, 08/15/2019

Survey shows crisis of confidence in vaccines in parts of Europe Just half of people in eastern Europe think vaccines are safe, compared with 79% worldwideA global survey of attitudes towards science has revealed the scale of the crisis of confidence in vaccines in Europe, showing that only 59% of people in western Europe and 50% in the east think vaccines are sa...
07:00, 06/19/2019

Austria's Kurz faces ax as far-right opts to back no-confidence motion Austria's parliament appeared all but certain to sack Chancellor Sebastian Kurz on Monday after lawmakers from the far-right Freedom Party (FPO) agreed to support a motion of no-confidence in his caretaker government....
14:17, 05/27/2019

Trump says he still has confidence in John Bolton after scrapping Iran strike President Trump indicated on Saturday that he still has faith in his national security adviser after calling off a strike on Iran minutes before it was set to happen....
19:34, 06/22/2019

Watching superhero films can boost confidence and reduce anxiety Watching “Avengers: Endgame” could be good for you. It and other superhero flicks aren’t just great entertainment: They can also help you conquer your fears, improve your confidence and reduce anxiety, according to a report. Experts say taking in a big action thriller could be used as a kind of “cin...
09:00, 05/05/2019

Karlie Kloss: “Only Now Do I Have The Confidence To Stand Tall & Know The Power Of My Voice” “I am deeply ambitious and driven, and there are a lot of big things I want to do – big things,” Kloss tells Elaine Welteroth in the August issue of Vogue...
21:17, 07/01/2019

Greece's Tsipras faces confidence vote after backing ally Greek lawmakers are holding a vote of confidence in the left-wing government, after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras turned a censure motion against a junior minister into a test of his entire administration....
14:17, 05/10/2019

New swagger has Simon Yates looking to Giro d’Italia with total confidence • Yates lost out badly to Chris Froome in last year’s Giro• ‘If I was in my rivals’ position, I would be scared’A supremely confident Simon Yates, the winner of cycling’s last Grand Tour, the Vuelta a España, starts the Giro d’Italia in Bologna on Saturday hellbent on revenge for his humiliation in ...
22:17, 05/10/2019

Romanian President says there are solutions if government fails confidence vote Romania's centrist President Klaus Iohannis said on Wednesday that there were transition solutions until a scheduled parliamentary election next year if the Social Democrat government fails to win parliament's vote of confidence after losing its partner....
22:51, 08/28/2019

UK's Labour discusses timing of no confidence vote with Conservative lawmakers Britain's Labour Party will call a no confidence vote in the government when it believes members of the ruling Conservatives will support it, a party spokesman said....
12:17, 07/07/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. consumer confidence dips in August - Conference Board U.S. consumer confidence retreated a bit in August as optimism on the present situation improved to its highest since late 2000, offsetting a weakening in the outlook on economic conditions, the Conference Board said on Tuesday....
18:00, 08/27/2019

Austria's Chancellor Sebastian Kurz Loses No-Confidence Showdown Austria's Chancellor Sebastian Kurz on Monday lost a no-confidence vote in parliament, removing him and his cabinet from office over a corruption scandal that brought has down his coalition......
22:51, 05/27/2019

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz ousted in no-confidence vote The 32-year-old’s fall came after scandal engulfed his onetime coalition partner, the far-right Freedom Party. But his exile from the nation’s most powerful office may be temporary....
02:51, 05/28/2019

Cori Gauff oozes confidence and maturity in win over Magdalena Rybarikova • 15-year-old through to Wimbledon third round after 6-3, 6-3 win• Gauff is set to face Polona Hercog in round threeWe had better get used to this. The 15-year-old American Cori Gauff produced a performance oozing with confidence and maturity as she backed up her win over Venus Williams with an even...
02:51, 07/04/2019

Hong Kong lawmakers meet with no-confidence vote set to fail HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong lawmakers are meeting for the first time in a week, after massive protests over an extradition bill that eventually was suspended. The agenda for Wednesday’s meeting showed that pro-democracy members were planning to file a motion of no-confidence. They also were que...
08:51, 06/19/2019

Czech government survives no-confidence vote but cabinet still fragile The Czech minority government led by the populist ANO party on Thursday survived a vote of no confidence in parliament after public protests against Prime Minister Andrej Babis, but the cabinet's fate was still in the balance....
13:17, 06/27/2019

Robinson Cano gains confidence he needed out of Mets return It took 25 days for Robinson Cano to make it through an entire Mets game. The aggravation of his left quad injury on June 5 (he originally strained the quad May 22) against the Giants and an early exit let him know he wasn’t ready. And during his time rehabbing with Triple-A Syracuse, the injury......
05:00, 06/17/2019

Manmohan Singh Asks Lawmakers To Instill Confidence In People Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday exhorted Rajasthan legislators to instill confidence among people with their leadership and said they count on their leaders to ensure that the politics of......
06:00, 07/08/2019

Worker confidence in finding a new job has hit a six-year high, but it might be a 'turning point' A recent Fedsurvey showed that workers' confidence for finding a new job was the highest since the central bank started keeping track in June 2013....
21:34, 06/17/2019

Recession: What you need to know The National Bureau of Economic Research determines a recession occurs when “a significant decline in economic activity” lasts more than “a few months.”       ...
15:17, 08/19/2019

A recession will come. How bad will it be? About 40 million U.S. adults haven’t seen a single recession during their working lives. Almost as many, including most millennials, have seen only one since they turned 18....
14:00, 08/16/2019

Factbox: Tsurenko seeks confidence-boosting French Open win over Halep Lesia Tsurenko overcame a sudden onset of self doubt after her 30th birthday with a gritty display to beat Aleksandra Krunic in the French Open second round and the Ukrainian will seek another shot in the arm when she meets Simona Halep on Saturday....
07:00, 06/01/2019

Tennessee House speaker to resign over text scandal after 'no confidence' vote A prominent Tennessee lawmaker has agreed to step down amid controversy involving texts between him and a former aide, which prompted a vote of "no confidence" from his own party....
20:51, 05/21/2019

Austria Chancellor Faces Prospect of No-Confidence Vote as Coalition Unravels Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has called for an early election to recover from the scandal that struck his far-right coalition partners. But the situation may now be out of his control....
00:34, 05/22/2019

Italian government wins confidence vote on economic growth decree The Italian government won a confidence vote in parliament's lower house on Friday paving the way for the approval of a bill aimed at boosting growth through tax breaks and investment incentives....
19:17, 06/21/2019

After North Korean missile launch, Trump still has confidence in deal with Kim Jong Un After North Korea fired a barrage of missiles early Saturday, President Donald Trump said he remains confident in negotiations with Kim Jong Un and that a deal is still possible.        ...
21:51, 05/04/2019

50 and fabulous! Jennifer Lopez's best quotes on love, confidence and fitness Your eyes may not believe it, but J.Lo is officially 50. Here's where the superstar stands on her upcoming fourth marriage, confidence and fitness.        ...
12:51, 07/24/2019

Austria’s Parliament Ousts Chancellor Sebastian Kurz With No-Confidence Vote (VIENNA) — Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz was ousted by parliament in a no-confidence vote Monday, paving the way for a new election. The young leader, riding high in popular support, defiantly vowed that he and his center-right People’s Party would return to power with increased str...
00:51, 05/28/2019

'Motorists undercut any confidence you ever had in the human race': New York cycling – a cartoon The Illustrated City: Despite its traffic, for cyclists, Manhattan is a contained sprawl that unfolds like a pop-up book, its history evident everywhere Continue reading......
05:51, 09/21/2019

Morgan denies Pietersen’s ‘scared’ jibe but admits sag in England confidence • Former batsman said captain ‘looked scared’ in Australia defeat• Team’s confidence ‘isn’t where it was’, Morgan admitsEoin Morgan denied a suggestion he was scared when batting but admitted England’s confidence has dipped following the 64-run defeat to Australia that has left their World Cup hopes...
23:00, 06/25/2019

Guantanamo Bay prison commander fired over 'loss of confidence in his ability to command' The commander of the task force that runs the prison at the U.S. Naval Station at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, has been fired, according to military officials....
17:17, 04/29/2019

UPDATE 2-Mexico's president says big bank loan shows confidence in Pemex An $8 billion syndicated loan to Mexico's national oil company Pemex is a sign of confidence by more than 20 banks involved in the operation, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Friday, after a recent credit downgrade for the firm....
08:00, 06/29/2019

Austrian parliament backs no-confidence vote against Chancellor Sebastian Kurz Austrian lawmakers have voted for a motion of no confidence in the government of Chancellor Sebastian Kurz. The vote was called by parties on the left, and supported by Kurz’s former far-right coalition partners....
18:51, 05/27/2019

Jeremy Corbyn threatens no-confidence vote to stop no-deal Brexit UK opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has set out his plan to stop Boris Johnson from leading the country into what many fear could be a catastrophic 'no-deal' Brexit....
11:34, 08/15/2019

Spain's Socialists to lose first confidence vote after Podemos declines support Spain's far-left Unidas Podemos party said on Tuesday it would not back acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez in a confirmation vote later in the day, making Sanchez all but certain to lose the first round but leaving his fate beyond that in limbo....
12:34, 07/23/2019

Opinion: US confidence rubbing some opponents the wrong way, and that's a good thing US women rolled through group stage with a record 18 goals and three shutouts, and the trash talking on all sides should be considered a good thing.       ...
19:51, 06/23/2019

'That doesn't fill you with a lot of confidence' - Wiggins reacts to Thomas' jammed gear "Sir Bradley Wiggins believes the cause of Geraint Thomas\u0027 third crash in this year\u0027s Tour de France should concern the Welshman as he heads for the mountains."...
23:51, 07/23/2019

Austria's Sebastian Kurz to face no-confidence vote as far-right ministers quit Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz will face a no-confidence vote in the wake of an undercover video scandal that has blown apart his coalition with a far-right party....
22:17, 05/21/2019

Kate Upton Poses Unretouched as She Shares Her Body Confidence Journey Kate Upton is reflecting on her health and fitness journey. The 27-year-old supermodel, who started her career about 10 years ago, has launched an empowering new movement called......
04:17, 08/13/2019

Women's World Cup: US exude confidence, not arrogance ahead of England clash The US women's soccer team is making headlines at the World Cup in France. When it comes to their presence not only on the football pitch but also in society, they are in a class of their own....
18:00, 07/02/2019

Austria's Sebastian Kurz faces no-confidence vote, right after EU poll success The government of Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is to face a vote of no confidence amid a scandal surrounding his far-right coalition partners. The main opposition party has urged its members to support the motion....
09:51, 05/27/2019

US Open bow will test Coco Gauff’s confidence amid cautionary tales Teenager’s star quality and self-assurance bode well for her US Open debut but demands of the modern game require careful handlingA few weeks after Coco Gauff’s scene‑stealing run to the fourth round of Wimbledon, the 15-year‑old made her next move. Gauff was announced as a participant in the Citi O...
21:34, 08/25/2019

Army's housing chief relieved of command due to loss of confidence in his leadership Lt. Gen. Brad Becker, the commander of Army Installation Management Command, has reportedly been relieved of his position due to loss of confidence in his ability to lead....
13:00, 08/16/2019

Opinion: Clarity On Taxes To Boost Investor Confidence In Start-Up Ecosystem Start-ups need clarity on taxes. It would also be helpful if they are offered hand-holding, especially when it comes to compliances and regulatory affairs....
08:51, 06/21/2019

US Open bow will test Coco Guaff’s confidence amid cautionary tales Teenager’s star quality and self-assurance bode well for her US Open debut but the game’s demands require careful handlingA few weeks after Coco Gauff’s scene‑stealing run to the fourth round of Wimbledon, the 15-year‑old made her next move. Gauff was announced as a participant in the Citi Open in W...
03:34, 08/26/2019

Trump appears to contradict Bolton on North Korea, expresses ‘confidence’ in Kim Not long after national security adviser John Bolton denounced North Korea’s actions, the president said he believes North Korean leader Kim Jong Un “will keep his promise to me.”...
05:17, 05/26/2019

Italy PM Conte and left-leaning coalition wins vote of confidence Senators back new EU-friendly government aimed at drawing line under Salvini crisisItaly’s prime minister, Giuseppe Conte, and his left-leaning coalition have won a vote of confidence in the Senate – the final step needed for the new government to exercise its full powers.The move paves the way for ...
01:17, 09/11/2019

"Throwback" and "Pullback": 2 High-Confidence Price Patterns Worth Knowing Besides Elliott wave patterns, there are other configurations in price charts that you can put to good use. While most of them can be described in terms of Elliott waves, in this video our Trader's Classroom editor shows you two that he calls "throwback" and "pullback." Watch....
04:02, 09/20/2019

Mindy Kaling Champions Body Confidence Just in Time for Swimsuit Season Got a bikini? Got a body? Congrats! You've just earned yourself a "bikini body." Much is said about the love-hate relationship with swimsuit season, but Mindy Kaling is here......
15:17, 07/06/2019

UK's Hammond would back national interest over party in any Brexit confidence vote British finance minister Philip Hammond hinted on Thursday he could vote against the government in a no-confidence showdown if a new prime minister sought to pursue a no-deal Brexit....
09:17, 05/30/2019

Philippine midterm elections deliver a resounding vote of confidence for Duterte The president’s allies dominated midterm elections in the Philippines, strengthening the strongman’s grip and indicating widespread support for his policies....
08:51, 05/14/2019

Peru leader demands confidence vote on anti-corruption plan Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra is calling on the nation's congress to usher through five reforms aimed at quashing endemic corruption through a vote of confidence....
03:34, 05/30/2019

Is a recession coming? Here's how to tell Warning bells are going off about a possible recession in America, perhaps in time for the 2020 election. The key to whether the US economy keeps growing or stalls rests largely on consumers, and whether or not they keep spending....
18:34, 08/21/2019

For now, there’s no recession in sight When Friday’s employment report indicated that just 130,000 jobs had been added to the August workforce and that 25,000 of those were census workers, there were sighs of disappointment from those who expected to see better numbers....
05:51, 09/10/2019

How You'll Know a Recession Is Coming Everyone seems to be using the dreaded R word—recession—this week as the stock market looks topsy turvy, bond yields go bonkers, and the trade war drags on. But those events don’t mean that a recession will take place tomorrow. It may not even take place next month, in the next six months, or even n...
01:00, 08/16/2019

Don't worry, a recession is still unlikely The media tells us the yield curve is inverted and this means a recession is both certain and imminent. Every media outlet that's not for President Trump has been bouncing with glee to point it out to us. There is a point to the story too: An inverted yield curve, where it costs more to borrow for s...
01:34, 08/21/2019

Will the Trade War Cause a Recession? China has stopped purchases of US ag products in retaliation to new tariffs set for Sept 1 as the trade war escalates and threatens to derail global growth....
08:51, 08/13/2019

Austria's Sebastian Kurz faces no-confidence vote in wake of Ibiza scandal Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is preparing to fight a no-confidence vote in his leadership. His bid to sack the far-right interior minister over a corruption sting has triggered a damaging backlash....
15:51, 05/21/2019

Italy 5-Star chief calls party confidence vote after EU election flop The leader of Italy's 5-Star Movement, Luigi Di Maio, said on Wednesday he would seek a confidence vote from party supporters after a bruising defeat in European elections....
14:00, 05/29/2019

Greece's newly-elected government wins confidence vote on economic policy Greece's newly-elected conservative government won a confidence vote late on Monday on its economic policy, which includes tax cuts and measures to speed up investments....
22:00, 07/22/2019

Inner Circle: Harris English relies on Ping team for confidence in his clubs -- and his game Harris English has worked with Ping for more than 15 years and week to week they continue to dial in his equipment as part of his inner circle.       ...
21:51, 07/10/2019

UK Labour peers pause plan for no confidence vote in leader Corbyn: source The leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, will not immediately face a symbolic no confidence vote from members of his own party in the upper chamber of parliament, a source with knowledge of a meeting on the matter said on Monday....
18:00, 07/22/2019

Tyson Fury: ‘Going 12 rounds with Wilder doesn’t give me confidence. It makes me concerned’ Tyson Fury is worried about his own ring rust going into Tom Schwarz fight in Las Vegas The post Tyson Fury: ‘Going 12 rounds with Wilder doesn’t give me confidence. It makes me concerned’ appeared first on Boxing News....
14:51, 06/14/2019

Wall Street rises as Target, Lowe's results point to consumer confidence Wall Street's main indexes rose on Wednesday as upbeat earnings from retailers pointed to strength in U.S. consumer demand, and held gains after minutes from last month's Federal Reserve meeting showed policymakers had debated a more aggressive interest rate cut....
10:00, 08/22/2019

Italy's 5-Star chief seeks confidence vote from supporters after EU election flop The leader of Italy's 5-Star Movement, Luigi Di Maio, said on Wednesday he will seek a confidence vote from party supporters after a bruising defeat in European elections....
12:00, 05/29/2019

Stock futures edge higher as retail earnings highlight consumer confidence U.S. stock index futures stabilized on Thursday as strong results from retailers bolstered confidence in consumer demand, while investors look ahead to Fed Chief Jerome Powell's speech for more clues on future interest rate moves....
15:34, 08/22/2019

'Sales frenzy': Australian retailers crank up discounts as consumer confidence falls Shoppers reluctant to part with their hard-earned money in the face of flatlining wages and record debt, surveys showAustralian retailers have cranked up discount offers into “overdrive” ahead of the end of financial year sales as falling consumer confidence continues to dog the sector.Two closely f...
12:51, 06/12/2019

People 'will have confidence' in prosecutor Durham's probe of Trump-Russia case, Bream says "Fox News @ Night" anchor Shannon Bream said Wednesday that the public is likely to have confidence in the outcome of Connecticut federal prosecutor John Durham's investigation into the origins of the Trump-Russia probe....
23:00, 05/15/2019

A Recession Is Coming (Eventually). Here’s Where You’ll See It First. Economists don’t know when the decade-long expansion, now the longest in American history, will end. But here are the indicators they will be watching to figure it out....
22:17, 07/28/2019

A decade after the big one, what kind of recession will we have next? It’s been more than a decade since the last downturn. This is what happens during one, and why the next one won’t be like the Great Recession at all.       ...
15:17, 08/19/2019

Don't get too worked up over recession fears Trade war fears are rattling investors. But is the recent volatility in the global stock and bond markets really a sign that a recession might be lurking just around the corner?...
16:51, 08/29/2019

The Trump recession could be right around the corner The signs of health risks for the U.S. economy suddenly are everywhere. And President Trump’s prescriptions for prevention would actually be poison for the patient....
08:17, 08/13/2019

Recession ‘red flag’ may be misleading There has been much talk of an inverted yield curve indicating an impending recession, which has amped up traditional August market volatility. It is, of course, brought to you courtesy of the usual fear-mongers, some of whom are politically bent, and of course Wall Street’s ever-growing crop of int...
13:34, 08/25/2019

Global recession may be coming soon On Tuesday, equity markets across the globe jumped at the news that the Trump administration would to delay some of the new tariffs on China it had announced earlier this month. But just one day later, global stock markets sold off hard due to ever-weakening economic data in Europe and Asia and furt...
02:00, 08/16/2019

Is Germany edging toward recession? Fresh figures suggest that Europe's biggest economy may be heading for a recession, as its growth slowed in the second quarter. Calls for more fiscal stimulus are growing louder, but the government sees no need for it....
18:34, 08/14/2019

The factor that’s likely to determine whether there’s a U.S. recession Broadly speaking, economic growth is driven by three factors — spending by consumers, the government and businesses. Businesses have pulled back because of the trade war, and government spending is not expected to change much. That leaves the consumer as the most significant variable....
01:51, 08/30/2019

Is a recession coming to the US? Here’s what to watch for Unemployment is at lows last seen 50 years ago and stock markets, while wobbly, are close to record highs, but a shadow loomsIt’s 10 years since the great recession and by many measures the US economy is still booming. Unemployment is at lows last seen 50 years ago, stock markets, while wobbly, are ...
17:34, 08/16/2019

Here's the Consensus About a 2019 Recession A survey of chief financial officers reveals a near unanimous opinion about the prospects for a recession this year. This consensus has piqued our interest. Here's why......
15:51, 05/01/2019

Don't get too worked up about recession fears Trade war fears are rattling investors. But is the recent volatility in the global stock and bond markets really a sign that a recession might be lurking just around the corner?...
01:17, 08/30/2019

Fed official: 'We could talk ourselves into a recession' The economic mood in the United States has changed quickly over the past six months. At the end of last year, the stock market suffered a steep decline, consumer spending tanked, and economists were forecasting a recession around the corner....
22:34, 05/20/2019

GM And Ford Are Hunkering Down For A Recession Everyone’s batten down the hatches for rougher times ahead. That’s the theme for The Morning Shift for Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Cheery, I know....
20:34, 08/14/2019

Tesla investors regain confidence in a quieter Elon Musk as all eyes turn to production Tesla investors are regaining confidence in a quieter Elon Musk — even as they question the company's ability to hit its production goals for the second quarter....
21:00, 06/18/2019

Parlee Beach hopes Blue Flag designation restores confidence in water quality The Blue Flag is awarded to beaches and marinas that meet strict criteria for water quality, environmental management, safety and services, along with environmental education...
02:34, 05/16/2019

Entrepreneur Yang promises to stay in Dem race 'the entire way' as Americans have 'lost confidence' in politicians Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang says the reason why he is polling ahead of some of the bigger names in the 2020 primary race is because politicians have shown they are “behind the curve” when it comes to solving problems, while he has a vision for the future....
03:17, 07/29/2019

Asia stocks set to trade lower amid renewed US-China trade uncertainty U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that Washington and Beijing have a long way to go on trade, adding that America could place tariffs on an additional $325 billion worth of Chinese goods if needed....
02:17, 07/17/2019

America's corn belt farmers face uncertainty after rain … and more rain Cold, rainy weather has meant severe planting delays for farmers from Ohio to Nebraska – and next week’s acreage report takes on heightened importanceIn his 32 years of farming, Steve Fourez says he’s almost never been so late planting corn and soybean crops on the 500 acres he farms in east-central...
13:17, 06/23/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global growth woes, trade uncertainty drag on Asian shares Asian shares wobbled on Tuesday, U.S. Treasury yields fell and gold rebounded as weak global factory activity reinforced fears about slowing growth, while doubts over whether the United States and China can pull off a trade deal also hurt sentiment....
11:34, 07/02/2019

European stocks pare losses amid earnings, trade uncertainty; tech stocks down 1.8% European stocks pared early losses on Thursday afternoon, as investors digested fresh corporate results and kept an eye on global trade developments....
15:34, 07/18/2019

METALS-Base metals fall amid trade uncertainty, weak China data Industrial metals declined on Thursday amid a lack of progress in resolving the U.S.-China trade dispute and weak data from top metals consumer China....
07:17, 06/13/2019

'I don't see this major recession,' so let's not talk ourselves into one, says Honeywell CEO "Recessions can be self-created" when corporate leaders, "like myself, become nervous and they stop investing," says Honeywell chief Darius Adamczyk....
01:34, 08/28/2019

Why people should not get too worked up about recession fears Trade war fears are rattling investors. But is the recent volatility in the global stock and bond markets really a sign that a recession might be lurking just around the corner?...
00:17, 08/31/2019

S&P 500 could hit a death spiral down to 2,100 if a recession comes, strategist says There's a case to be made for a 27% plunge in the S&P 500 if global central banks are unable to prevent a recession, says strategist Sven Henrich....
20:17, 08/28/2019

Bonds Raise Recession Concerns A rally in U.S. Treasuries, with prices rising and yields dropping, has reignited concerns over the health of the economy. What's driving the bond market?...
17:17, 06/03/2019

Dow plummets more than 800 points on recession red flag Wall Street was a bloodbath Wednesday with the Dow Jones Industrial Average suffering its worst day of the year after investors freaked out over a geeky signal that a recession may be on the horizon. Triggering the sell-off was the yield on the 10-year Treasury note dipping below the yield on the 2-...
05:34, 08/15/2019

Why Germany May Need to Fight Recession With Spending Germany is the economic engine of Europe -- and it’s running on fumes. After a decade of near-constant expansion, the economy is flirting with recession. Germany’s export-dependent companies are deeply exposed to fallout from rumbling trade disputes, and the critical auto industry is struggling with...
09:34, 09/18/2019

RECESSION A LIB MEDIA CONSPIRACY TO TAKE DOWN TRUMP??? There are many, many reasons to start freaking out at the possibility that we might be heading toward a global recession—a scenario made all the more terrifying by the fact that Donald freaking Trump is the one with his greasy ravioli fingers on America’s economic tiller. But, while experts sound th...
21:51, 08/19/2019

If a US recession comes, it will be 'shallow,' says Barings chief U.S. consumers and growth in sectors such as technology have offset declines in other American industries, says Tom Finke, chairman and CEO of investment management firm Barings....
06:00, 09/19/2019

Anticipating the Brexit Crisis -- and the Next Recession? EWI's Murray Gunn talks tells Dana Weeks about the pattern that helped him forecast the huge fall in the pound sterling. Plus, see the chart that warns of a coming recession....
14:51, 05/01/2019

Is the U.S. already in a recession? This economist thinks it's possible. Economist Gary Shilling, who called several recent recessions, says the nation is probably already in a downturn. He cites recently weak job growth.       ...
02:00, 06/26/2019

Another Recession Sign to Ignore at Your Peril A worrying signal from the ISM Manufacturing Survey follows an inversion of the yield curve, and it no longer makes sense to keep explaining such signs away....
06:00, 09/04/2019

Experts caution against recession indicator A geeky recession indicator that blared red on Wednesday — freaking out Wall Street and Main Street alike — might be broken, economists say. On Wednesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 800 points — marking its worst dip all year — after a rare inversion of Treasury market yields sounded a...
10:34, 08/16/2019

Madoff whistleblower says GE is 'one recession away from Chapter 11' Harry Markopolos, the accounting investigator who accused General Electric of massive fraud on Thursday, is warning that the company could be in serious financial trouble -- and even go bankrupt -- if the economy turns south....
20:34, 08/16/2019

VW Says Trump's Trade War Is Forcing A Car Recession VW is mad everyone’s messing with the economy, Tesla is making moves to expand Fremont, BMW has Brexit plans, and more, more, more. We’re getting wet and wild in The Morning Shift for Tuesday, September 10, 2019....
03:17, 09/11/2019

Here's what will happen to the tech industry in a recession The power of tech companies seem inevitable, and the wisdom of their executives and investors unquestionable. But a lot of things will change in a downturn....
01:18, 08/13/2019

David Cameron 'truly sorry' for Brexit uncertainty and division David Cameron has admitted that he failed in his bid to keep Britain in a reformed European Union and is "truly sorry" for the uncertainty and division that followed the Brexit referendum....
13:52, 09/15/2019

Tennessee’s House Speaker Glen Casada says he plans to resign following a no confidence vote by his Republican caucus NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee’s House Speaker Glen Casada says he plans to resign following a no confidence vote by his Republican caucus....
18:00, 05/21/2019

Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham will fire more goals after Norwich confidence booster, says Mateo Kovacic Mateo Kovacic has backed Tammy Abraham to improve further and net more goals for Chelsea after the striker opened his account in impressive fashion against Norwich....
00:34, 08/26/2019

Marcus Morris Wipes Out Thousands Of Acres Of Transaction Market Confidence, Dumps Spurs For Knicks In a move that has been described by some as a ruinous assault on, uhh, confidence in the transaction market, Marcus Morris has officially reneged on his verbal agreement to join the San Antonio Spurs in free agency, in order to sign a more lucrative contract with the New York Knicks....
04:17, 07/12/2019

UK recession risk? 0.1% second quarter contraction predicted The authors of a respected economic survey are predicting the UK economy contracted in the second quarter of the year, raising fears of a potential recession ahead....
13:34, 07/03/2019

Oil deepens slide toward $58 on recession fears, U.S. supply Oil fell 2% toward $58 a barrel on Thursday, extending the previous session's 3% drop, pressured by mounting recession concerns and a surprise boost in U.S. crude inventories....
13:00, 08/15/2019

Oil deepens slide below $58 on recession fears, U.S. supply Oil fell 3% to below $58 a barrel on Thursday, extending the previous session's 3% drop, pressured by mounting recession concerns and a surprise boost in U.S. crude inventories....
15:01, 08/15/2019

No-deal Brexit would plunge Britain into a recession, says OBR Office for Budget Responsibility believes economy would shrink by 2% by end of 2020A no-deal Brexit would plunge Britain into a recession that would shrink the economy by 2% by the end of next year, according to the government’s independent forecasting body.The Office for Budget Responsibility said ...
13:00, 07/18/2019

Oil deepens slide toward $58 on recession fears, US supply Oil fell 2% toward $58 a barrel on Thursday, extending the previous session's 3% drop, pressured by mounting recession concerns and a surprise boost in U.S. crude inventories....
15:34, 08/15/2019

Morgan Stanley: More tariffs will lead to a US recession Morgan Stanley's Michael Wilson says companies will have a tough time offsetting the cost of higher tariffs, which could tip the U.S. economy into a recession....
22:00, 05/13/2019

Fed’s James Bullard says US manufacturing appears ‘in recession’ The US manufacturing sector “already appears in recession” and overall economic growth is expected to slow “in the near horizon,” St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank president James Bullard said on Friday, explaining why he dissented at a recent Fed meeting and wanted a deeper, half-percentage-point rate...
19:51, 09/20/2019

Fed in three voices: recession, bubbles, and 'in a good place' After delivering a split-decision rate cut earlier this week, U.S. Federal Reserve officials put their divisions on full display Friday, with warnings of a slowdown on the one hand and financial risks on the other bookending talk of how well things are going....
04:00, 09/21/2019

Recession? Really? This 10-year economic expansion won't just die of old age Whatever finally kills growth, it won’t be because this upswing is over twice as old as the average U.S. expansion since World War II.       ...
08:51, 07/29/2019

A Recession Would Make It Harder for Trump to Get Reelected The presidential election is more than a year away, but one topic that’s heading toward the top of the discussion list is the economy. With signs pointing to a downturn, how will our economic health impact the election?...
00:34, 08/17/2019

Is recession ahead? It may depend on your Christmas shopping. As talk picks up about the trade war's drag on business investment and on the economy, it's consumers and their checkbooks who will have the biggest say about when the next recession hits. Consumer spending is by far the largest part of economic growth....
05:51, 09/21/2019

Oil prices fall on concerns over recession, inventories Oil prices fell on Thursday, adding to sharp overnight losses as U.S. crude inventories unexpectedly rose, fears of recession mounted and economic data out of China and Europe disappointed....
07:00, 08/15/2019