Europe on verge of trade war with China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) Europe is gearing up for a fresh trade war with China with plans to impose a levy on billions of pounds worth of imports of cheap more…

JP Morgan: New type of dirty energy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) As US power plants lose money, a bit of market manipulation goes a long way … ask JPMorgan Chase. The banking giant is accused of manipulating energy more…

Obama's cigarette tax up in smoke

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Politico) Remember the cigarette tax hike President Barack Obama proposed in his big budget rollout? The White House barely does. Presidential budgets are all about theater. But this more…

U.N. predicts boom in trade of 'green' products

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The U.N.'s environment agency says the global market for low-carbon and environment-friendly goods and services is projected to almost triple to $2.2 trillion by 2020. The more…

Dow surpasses 15,000 milestone

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Stocks held gains Tuesday, with the S&P 500 extending its recent rally to a fresh high and the Dow surpassing the 15,000 milestone, boosted by better-than-expected economic more…

GM to build Cadillac plant ... in China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — General Motors Co. (GM), the largest foreign automaker in China, said it won regulatory approval to build a Cadillac factory to boost sales of luxury vehicles more…