European Commission presents comprehensive approach for the modernisation of the World Trade Organisation

The EU's approach to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) reform outlined in a document published today will be presented to EU partners in Geneva on 20 September during a meeting on that subject convened by Canada. The European Commission has today put forward a first set of ideas to modernise the WTO and to make … Continue reading European Commission presents comprehensive approach for the modernisation of the World Trade Organisation

New York Welcomes SmartStudy, One-stop Education Institution from China

On September 20th, the opening ceremony of SmartStudy's New York VIP Learning Centre which is jointly founded by SmartStudy Education & Technology Group and Tumeibian Group was held as scheduled in Manhattan. SmartStudy Education & Technology Group, known as SmartStudy, featuring both its distinguishing Chinese characteristics and high-tech online education, is the first Chinese education institution that … Continue reading New York Welcomes SmartStudy, One-stop Education Institution from China

NAFTA – Essential for Our Auto Industry: Scotiabank Economics

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has enabled the North American auto industry to become one of the most competitive in the world, allowing it to boost productivity and gain global market share. Under the agreement, the auto industry has developed one of the world's most highly integrated supply chains, with three-quarters of US-made … Continue reading NAFTA – Essential for Our Auto Industry: Scotiabank Economics

Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into proposed acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer

The Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess the proposed acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer under the EU Merger Regulation. The Commission has concerns that the merger may reduce competition in areas such as pesticides, seeds and traits. Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, in charge of competition policy, said: “Seeds and pesticide products are essential for farmers and … Continue reading Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into proposed acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer

ATBcoin Cryptocurrency ICO Now Underway Across Globe

With the wildly successful press reception of ATBcoin's U.S. introductory launch last Thursday, the company's Project Team is reporting over $12 million has been raised within the first fifteen-minutes of the cryptocurrency's highly-anticipated ICO. According to CEO Edward Ng, the company's technologically revolutionary cryptocurrency has already attracted excited investors from the U.S., Canada, and China. … Continue reading ATBcoin Cryptocurrency ICO Now Underway Across Globe

Henry Kissinger and CKGSB Dean Discuss US-China Relations in Trump-Xi Era

Former US Secretary of State features at CKGSB event in New York just days after meeting Chinese President in Beijing The Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB), China's leading business school, hosted a special edition of its Knowledge Series events in New York City this week, featuring former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, … Continue reading Henry Kissinger and CKGSB Dean Discuss US-China Relations in Trump-Xi Era

US Election Shocks the Markets, easyMarkets Trading Conditions Stayed Firm

US voters delivered a surprising result making Donald Trump the 45th President of the United States of America. The markets, which were expecting a Clinton victory, reacted sharply losing billions of dollars in just a few hours. The ASX 200 slumped almost 4% before pulling back to finish 1.9% lower. The Nikkei fell 5.8%, Hang Seng … Continue reading US Election Shocks the Markets, easyMarkets Trading Conditions Stayed Firm