Phase one finally in the booksPresident Donald Trump and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He signed a partial trade deal in Washington on Wednesday, which would boost Chinese purchases of U. VIDEO1:5401:54Greta Thunberg urges world leaders in Davos to tackle climate changeNews VideosDAVOS, Switzerland — Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg told policymakers at the World Economic Forum on Tuesday that time is running out to effectively tackle an intensifying climate crisis. " The CEO argued that data streams in and out of the car will be much higher than smartphones, pushing the car of the future into a new role in the internet ecosystem. An internal memo sent to employees on Tuesday by wealth management bosses Iqbal Khan and Tom Naratil set out plans to divide the Swiss lender's private banking operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) into three parts: Europe (EU), Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) and the Middle East and Africa (MEA). "CNBC reported in December that Alphabet received a two-month extension to provide a response to the shareholder lawsuit

The initiative comes after President Donald Trump signed a "phase one" trade deal with China that requires both countries to "combat the prevalence of counterfeit or pirated goods" by taking "effective action" when platforms fail to prevent intellectual property infringement. "We believe this auction is at odds with the spirit of the July 2018 EU Commission ruling," Ecosia CEO Christian Kroll said in a statement to CNBC. The policy also restricts the watchdog from labeling a financial practice as abusive if the bureau has already also labeled it as deceptive or unfair, and raises the bar for consumers to prove abusive conduct to the agency, said McCoy. "Peacock Free should give NBCUniversal an immediate surge of advertising revenue as consumers supplement their diet of streaming video with a product that won't cost extra per month. So the pressure is on to innovate or be left in a vulnerable position, but many companies mistakenly think that an "original" idea is the only way to escape a downward spiral

Energy names in the region gained: In Australia, Santos shares rose 1. The segment contains infrastructure and cloud services, as well as technology support services. unemployment benefits fell by 2,000 to a four-week low of 222,000 in the week ended Dec. Gold has rallied by $100 over the past month to hit $1,550 per troy ounce (toz), heading towards Goldman's three-month target of $1,600/toz, boosted by a weaker dollar, rising inflation expectations and still weak economic growth. has certainly been sending smoke signals that it intends to break away from the bloc, although this could be part of its negotiating stance

Maxim Shemetov | ReutersSaudi Aramco shares opened at their lowest point since the state-run oil company's market debut on December 11. Correction: This report was corrected to show that the October job gains fell to 152,000, making the total revisions for October and November down by 14,000. You can even link an online savings account to the checking account at your local bank to access cash when you need it. WHO doesn't enact the emergencies lightly, health experts say. "Denying access to vital SNAP benefits would only push hundreds of thousands of already vulnerable Americans into greater economic uncertainty

Recent surveys exemplify a trend that began a few years ago and has accelerated over the past several months. The company has secured at least $6 billion from banks so far, with commitments from Citigroup (C), Bank of America (BAC), Wells Fargo (WFC) and J. 3 billion for the first nine months of 2019, according to the Insured Retirement Institute. These complaints, when tallied, allege that unintended acceleration of Tesla electric vehicles may have contributed to or caused 110 crashes and 52 injuries. That's well under the $45 billion PIF committed to Vision Fund 1, and there's no guarantee PIF will invest at that level, the people said

"We have a very extraordinarily expensive air base that's there. defense officials and the White House say Soleimani was planning an attack on American citizens, though the supporting intelligence has not yet been seen by the public or members of Congress. Last week, Trump had said the time had come for Europe to abandon the JCPOA. You have a superior product, superior manufacturing product at AMD, and I think this one is going to continue to grow over time," Shay said. "Every application maker using the App Store lives in fear that their application is denied," Hansson said

carbon tax could raise as much as $180 billion in revenue by 2021, the Tax Policy Center estimated last January. —Melloy12:51 pm: Jon Najarian is short NetflixLongtime options trader and "Halftime Report" trader Jon Najarian said on Wednesday he's joined Greenlight Capital founder David Einhorn in a bet against Netflix. "For married couples filing jointly, the 2019 standard deduction is $24,400. Questions for Cramer? Call Cramer: 1-800-743-CNBCWant to take a deep dive into Cramer's world? Hit him up! Mad Money Twitter - Jim Cramer Twitter - Facebook - InstagramQuestions, comments, suggestions for the "Mad Money" website? [email protected] 4% in extended trading after releasing preliminary results for its fourth quarter

Also be aware that any expenses paid for with funds from a flexible spending account or health savings account cannot count toward the deduction because those contributions are already tax-advantaged. Germany, with its overflowing government coffers and the world's largest trade surplus, should lead that process. "It would not eliminate federal consumer-financial protection," the plaintiff said in a court filing. One NFL agent, who agreed to discuss the matter but asked not to be named, said some owners "were absolutely livid" with the Rhule's deal. stocks expensive — in the 10th decile, meaning equities have been cheaper at least 90% of the time

Joshua Roberts | ReutersTelecommunications operator Vodafone has left Facebook's Libra Association, the group confirmed on Tuesday. "And if he thinks that hasn't been addressed properly, we have [the right to impose a] proportionate response and the Chinese have promised not to retaliate. "While businesses and investors can afford to breath a sign of relief, after a difficult 2019, we still see risks to the China outlook as mainly weighted to the downside, given the fragile nature of the trade truce and the risks that still stalk China's financial markets," Rafferty added. Benioff would not say whether he spoke directly to the president about it. On Friday Eurasia Group raised its 2020 high-end base case oil target to $75 per barrel, based on "rising risk to oil infrastructure in the region

airstrike killed Iran's top military leader, Qasem Soleimani, at Baghdad's airport. "At a point in the future, we still are going to think about what's a store holder of wealth. "'Pretty rough neighborhood'Speaking to reporters on Friday, Iran's Civil Aviation Authority head, Ali Abedzadeh, said Tehran wanted to download black box recordings itself. Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said last month that the changes would be "very gradual. The idea was to find out if this measurement, which the analysts referred to as the revisions factor, could be used in the same way as traditional factors such as momentum and value and provide an edge to investors