Business

Amazon and others working to counter Trump’s tax plans

By The Frontier Post | July 21, 2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters): Big companies in the United States from Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) to Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) and Alcoa Corp (AA.N) are working to counter the effect of the Trump administration’s trade policies and to head off new tariffs. Companies are attempting to avoid any confrontation with U.S. President Donald Trump but want to exert…

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Weekly inflation witnesses nominal decreases

By The Frontier Post | July 21, 2018

Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD: The weekly inflation for the week ended on July 19, for the combined income group witnessed nominal decrease of 0.04 percent as compared to the previous week. The Sensitive Price Indicator (SPI) for the week under review in the above mentioned group was recorded at 228.68 points against 228.78 points registered in…

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Dollar down on fresh Trump trade threats

By The Frontier Post | July 21, 2018

LONDON (AFP): The dollar dropped against the euro as comments by US President Donald Trump risked ratcheting up trade war tensions, while stocks diverged. Artjom Hatsaturjants, research analyst at Accendo Markets, said “market sentiment soured on President Trump criticising the Fed for hiking rates and threatening to go ‘whole hog’ on imposing tariffs on all…

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