Trump to tout ‘energy dominance’ at new plastics plant

CNN | Aug 13, 2019 at 5:00 PM

Resident Donald Trump is taking a break from his August vacation on Tuesday to visit a Pennsylvania petrochemical plant, where he is expected to hail the facility as a prime example of his administration’s success in securing US “energy dominance and manufacturing revival,” an agenda provided by the White House states.

US to delay some tariffs on Chinese goods

Financial Times | Aug 13, 2019 at 3:45 PM

…what the tariffs will be.” Brent crude, the international oil benchmark, rallied more than 3.5 per cent on the news to $60.48 a barrel. Oil market watchers have been concerned about the impact of the US…