While US President Donald Trump said he was ready to meet with his North Korean counterpart Kim Jong-Un in a context of high tensions, an American national named Tony Kim was arrested in the North Korean capital Pyongyang. According to the US ambassador to the […]
According to US-funded Voice of America (VOA) news agency, Emmanuel Macron’s young partisans compared him to John F. Kennedy, the 35th president of the United States who suffered a tragic end in 1963. In fact, only age could hold a comparison between 39-year-old Macron and […]
HR McMaster, National Security Adviser to US President Donald Trump, provided valuable insight into the near future of US military and foreign policies. On the occasion of his invitation to the TV show Fox News Sunday, McMaster explained that the United States is ready to...
After his short victory in the referendum on 18 constitutional amendments to the Turkish political regime that could allow him to preside over Turkey until 2029, Recep Tayyip Erdogan has never seemed stronger in his future interactions with Europe. Especially after the threats that Erdogan […]
“We’re on the brink of potentially having two European countries where Russia is the balance of disruptor of their leadership,” said US Republican Senator Richard Burr, chairman of the Senate’s powerful Intelligence Committee. According to him, it is safe to warn that, like what has...
While the fear index (VIX) surged in Wall Street amid fears of both an election surprise in France and a more serious political blockade than expected in the US, the difficulties faced by Donald Trump in his plan to repeal Obamacare are a lesson for […]
“Wall Street profits bounced back strongly in 2016. Lower costs more than made up for the continued decline in revenues,” said New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli. Pretax profits for the broker/dealer operations of New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) member firms, the traditional measure […]
Apparel and home décor retailer Gordmans Stores, Inc. (GMAN) announced that it has filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Nebraska. Founded in 1915, Gordmans currently operates […]
United States’ CEOs’ plans for hiring and investment, and expectations for sales over the next six months jumped sharply with the largest increase since the fourth quarter of 2009, according to the Business Roundtable first quarter 2017 CEO Economic Outlook Survey. CEOs project 2.2 percent […]
Investor activist Bill Ackman and his Pershing Square Capital Management (PSH) firm, famous for their fight against Herbalife (HLF) which they deemed a pyramid scheme, would have lost up to USD 2.8 billion. Holding approximately 18.1 million shares and 9.1 million call options of Valeant...