Business

Trump administration officials play defense over backlash to his comments about NFL and NBA players

24 Sep , 2017 Business

On Friday, President Donald Trump called on NFL owners to fire players who kneel during the national anthem. Players, owners, and star athletes from other sports defended their First Amendment rights on Saturday. Trump continued his attacks through Sunday, and administration officials defended them. Several members of President Donald Trump’s team were booked earlier this […]

Labour’s elections chief warns single market row could tear the party apart

24 Sep , 2017 Business

Brexit row dominates the early stages of the Labour conference. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn under pressure to take a more pro-EU position. Hundreds of anti-Brexit protesters descend on the conference. Labour’s elections chief warns the issue could tear the party apart. LONDON — Labour could be torn apart over the question of whether Britain should […]

Here’s how Wall Street says to trade Trump’s tax reform

24 Sep , 2017 Business

Corporations aren’t the only ones set to profit from the Republican tax plan that’s expected to be released this week. You can too — if you know where to look. Just focus on the so-called “Trump trade,” which involves betting on the areas of the market poised to benefit most from the pro-business policy overhaul […]

How the German elections will change Brexit negotiations

24 Sep , 2017 Business

LONDON — Germany goes to the polls today to decide who will be running the country for the next four years. As well as deciding whether Angela Merkel will return as chancellor, the elections on 24 September could have a big influence on the future shape of Europe as well as Brexit negotiations. Here’s everything […]