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South Korea’s Moon takes oath of office as president

South Korea’s new President Moon Jae-in said on Wednesday he was prepared to visit North Korea and was ready to negotiate with China and the United States over a controversial anti-missile defense system soon after he was sworn in on Wednesday. Moon took the oath of office in a simple …

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U.S. Commerce’s Ross says 3 percent GDP growth not achievable this year

The U.S. economy will fall short of the Trump administration’s goal of 3 percent growth this year and will only achieve that when its regulatory, tax, trade and energy policies are fully in place, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Tuesday. The GDP target “is certainly not achievable this year,” …

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Wednesday Quote of the day – Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Dear friends. Today is Wednesday, May 10, 2017. Today you share the quote of the day. Wish you have a successful day and good luck. “Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow small ones.” – Theodore Roosevelt “However rare true love may be, it …

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Tuesday Quote of the day – Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Dear friends. Today is Tuesday, May 02, 2017. Today you share the quote of the day. Wish you have a successful day and good luck. “Read in order to live.” – Gustave Flaubert “Say what you will, ’tis better to be left than never to have been loved.” – William …

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Amazon’s moves beyond retail get Wall Street thumbs up, for now

Amazon.com Inc’s ventures far beyond online retail, from cloud computing to movie making, are raising questions among corporate strategy experts about its focus. The Seattle-based company wowed Wall Street again this week with a 23 percent jump in sales, pushing its shares to an all-time high. But there are concerns …

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Trump says China could have hacked Democratic emails

President Donald Trump said China may have hacked the emails of Democratic officials to meddle with the 2016 presidential election, countering the view of U.S. intelligence officials who have said Moscow orchestrated the hacks. In an interview transcript published on Sunday, Trump gave no evidence backing his allegation, first made …

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South Korea says U.S. reaffirms it will pay THAAD costs; Trump calls Asia allies

South Korea said the United States had reaffirmed it would shoulder the cost of deploying the THAAD anti-missile system, days after President Donald Trump said Seoul should pay for the $1 billion battery designed to defend against North Korea. In a telephone call on Sunday, Trump’s national security adviser, H.R. …

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Twenty-First Century Fox in talks with Blackstone to buy Tribune

Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOXA.O) is in talks with Blackstone Group LP (BX.N) about submitting an offer to buy Tribune Media Co (TRCO.N), one of the largest U.S. television station operators, sources familiar with the matter said on Sunday. Blackstone, the largest manager of private equity and real estate assets, …

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Monday Quote of the day – Monday, May 01, 2017

Dear friends. Today is Monday, May 01, 2017. Today you share the quote of the day. Wish you have a successful day and good luck. “To be is to do.” – Immanuel Kant “Love is like war: easy to begin but very hard to stop.” – H. L. Mencken “Art …

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Sunday Quote of the day – Sunday, April 30, 2017

Dear friends. Today is Sunday, April 30, 2017. Today you share the quote of the day. Wish you have a successful day and good luck. “For sleep, riches and health to be truly enjoyed, they must be interrupted.” – Jean Paul “Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better.” …

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