Lighthizer flags the complexities of a US China trade deal. He’s playing bad cop to Trump’s good cop says NAB’s Rodrigo Catril.
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NAB’s Ray Attrill on the last chance to push back that March 1 tariff deadline. The Fed’s talk of average inflation targeting. And Brexit – could it be pushed back two years?
US stocks continue to rise but, as I discuss with NAB’s Rodrigo Catril, uncertainty remains over the China trade talks and there’s clarification needed from the Fed’s thinking in tomorrow’s minutes. The pound does well on strong jobs and wage numbers.
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Astonishing. Just astonishing.
....These THUGS are dishonoring the memory of George Floyd, and I won’t let that happen. Just spoke to Governor Tim Walz and told him that the Military is with him all the way. Any difficulty and we will assume control but, when the looting starts, the shooting starts. Thank you!