Business Matters

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Global business news, with live guests and contributions from Asia and the USA.

The World Trade Organisation rules in favour of the US
A day of grief in Hong Kong as a protester is hit by a live bullet
Communist China at 70 Oct. 1, 2019
China is celebrating 70 years since the People's Republic was established, in 1949.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo subpoenaed over Ukraine.
White House 'tried to cover up details of Trump-Ukraine call' according a whistleblower
The chief executive of vaping firm Juul has stepped down
US Democrats have opened a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump
The UN climate summit wraps up in New York
The race is on to restore Saudi’s oil facilities to full capacity
About 4,000 strikes are being held around the world, starting in Australia.
The US central banks lowered rates for only the second time since 2008
The US TV network CBS says there is evidence that Iran was behind Saturday's attacks.
The head of Nato says he's extremely worried could escalate
Felicity Huffman has been handed jail time over a college admissions scandal
Businesses write to US authorities to tighten up gun control
Donald Trump says he will delay tariffs on £250bn worth of Chinese imports
Apple announces more products, as well as details of its rival to Netflix
Hurricane Dorian continues to batter the Bahamas and could hit the US
Twitter blocks some users which it finds suspect amidst Hong Kong protests
Thousands of workers are still without pay as the US shutdown enters its second month.