Commerce secretary Ross to divest assets after ethics office scolding

Commerce secretary Ross to divest assets after ethics office scoldingRoss released a letter from the Office of Government Ethics (OGE) on Thursday which said he failed to report certain investments that could create a conflict of interest. The OGE said it had not identified any deliberate intention to conceal the investments. It added Ross “created the potential for a serious criminal violation” of conflict of interest law.


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Alexa vs. Google Assistant: One is better at commerce, the other at understanding you

  1. Alexa vs. Google Assistant: One is better at commerce, the other at understanding you  BGR
  2. Daily Deals: 50% off Google Home Mini, The Best Alienware Gaming Desktop Deal of 2018  IGN
  3. People want Amazon’s Alexa on the toilet (and brands are listening)  CNBC
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Google to invest $550 million in China e-commerce giant JD.com

Google to invest $550 million in China e-commerce giant JD.comThe two companies described the investment announced on Monday as one piece of a broader partnership that will include the promotion of JD.com products on Google’s shopping service. JD.com’s U.S.-listed shares rose 1.2 percent to $44.10 on the Nasdaq on Monday. JD.com’s investors include Chinese social media powerhouse Tencent Holdings Ltd , the arch-rival of Chinese e-commerce leader Alibaba Group Holding Ltd , and Walmart Inc .


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US reaches deal with China's ZTE that includes $1 billion fine, commerce secretary says

  1. US reaches deal with China’s ZTE that includes $1 billion fine, commerce secretary says  Washington Post
  2. US cuts a deal with Chinese smartphone maker ZTE  CNNMoney
  3. US reaches deal with China’s ZTE, commerce secretary says  Chicago Tribune
  4. Exclusive: China’s ZTE signed preliminary agreement to lift US ban – sources  Reuters
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Commerce Secretary, Chinese Vice Premier set for Sunday talks amid trade row

  1. Commerce Secretary, Chinese Vice Premier set for Sunday talks amid trade row  Reuters
  2. Ross to Push China on Trade as US Risks Isolation Over Tariffs  Bloomberg
  3. Can US-China talks calm global trade war fears?  CNNMoney
  4. Opinion today: The calm centre of the trade storm  Financial Times
  5. US, China Trade Negotiators Haggling Over Purchases of American Goods  Wall Street Journal
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US Commerce Secretary, Chinese Vice Premier set for Sunday talks amid trade row

  1. US Commerce Secretary, Chinese Vice Premier set for Sunday talks amid trade row  Reuters
  2. Ross to Push China on Trade as US Risks Isolation Over Tariffs  Bloomberg
  3. Trade war: US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in China for talks to ease tensions over tariffs  Financial Express
  4. Opinion today: The calm centre of the trade storm  Financial Times
  5. First on CNBC: CNBC Transcript: US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” Today  CNBC
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US commerce secretary to press China to buy as allies seethe over tariffs

  1. US commerce secretary to press China to buy as allies seethe over tariffs  Reuters
  2. Ross to Push China on Trade as US Risks Isolation Over Tariffs  Bloomberg
  3. Can US-China talks calm global trade war fears?  CNNMoney
  4. Opinion today: The calm centre of the trade storm  Financial Times
  5. First on CNBC: CNBC Transcript: US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” Today  CNBC
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