Trump campaign Tom Barrack LOS ANGELES – Tom Barrack, an adviser to President Trump and real estate manager, told an audience of Wall Street execs that Trump’s unpredictability has gained respect from foreign leaders. Barrack, executive chairman of Colony NorthStar, noted the president’s recent attack on Syria while speaking on a panel May 2 at […]

REUTERS/Guillermo Granja Chinese President Xi Jinping (C), attends military ceremony in front of Carondelet Palace in Quito, Ecuador, November 18, 2016. China’s leaders are about to test the promise that holds their entire country together. It’s a pretty simple one: In exchange for accepting their authoritarian rule, for decades the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has […]

Shri T.S. Tirumurti, High Commissioner of India to Malaysia with the Minister of International Trade and Industry Malaysia, Dato’ Sri Mustapa Bin Mohamed and Sunita Quadros, Business Head, Times Strategic Solutions Ltd. The Economic Times Asian Business Leaders Conclave has concluded after two days of extensive discussions on creating a more integrated Asia […]

Reuters / Ian Langsdon Francois Hollande looks on as Theresa May signs a register at the Elysee Palace, Paris French president Francois Hollande will urge prime minister Theresa May to speed up Britain’s Brexit notification, according to the Financial Times. May intends to trigger Article 50 — Britain’s formal notice that it intends to leave […]

REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein. Goldman Sachs’ plans to get into the online lending industry were largely dismissed by a panel of US fintech insiders at the LendIt Europe conference in London on Tuesday. The panel were asked what they made of the investment bank’s yet-to-launch service Marcus, an online platform that will […]

SME’s Advanced Manufacturing Media is proud to announce the honorees for its fourth-annual “30 Under 30” issue, celebrating young men and women who have demonstrated leadership, excellence and hard work in manufacturing. The July issue of Manufacturing Engineering magazine shares the stories of these 30 young manufacturing professionals and students. Among the standouts: Fabian […]

REUTERS/Mark Ralston Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has said the world must tackle the Brexit challenges together. Global leaders, CEOs, and other influential figures have gathered in China for the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting of the New Champions, and Britain’s recent decision to leave the EU was all anyone could talk about. One expert, Ian Bremmer, […]