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Saudi Arabia Says Trump Visit Is a Step to Halt Iran

Saudi Arabia Says Trump Visit Is a Step to Halt Iran

Saudi Arabia's foreign minister said on Thursday an upcoming visit by U.S. President Donald Trump to the kingdom would enhance cooperation between the United States and Muslim countries in the fight against extremism. Saudi Arabia has been a key and long-term ally of the United States but the decision to make Riyadh Trump's first destination as president has been described as "unorthodox".



CPEC core project of Belt and Road initiative: PM Nawaz

In another bid to allay India's concerns, Chinese ambassador to New Delhi Luo Zhaohui, during an address at a think tank in New Delhi , had offered to rename the CPEC, insisting that it was an economic cooperation and connectivity enhancement project devoid of "sovereignty issues".


N.Korea missile test a 'threat to international peace'

N.Korea missile test a 'threat to international peace'

Japanese Defence Minister Tomomi Inada said the missile could be of a new type. Early assessments of the missile test indicate that Pyongyang is making progress in its efforts to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) capable of carrying a nuclear warhead as far as the United States.



Mnuchin Says US Reserves Right To Be Protectionist

He said the Trump administration's economic policies aren't directly aimed at pursuing policies that would restrict trade, but rather are meant to spur U.S. "When he came to Baden-Baden, his comments were tentative - probably because it was his first global meeting and it was soon after he started", Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso told reporters.



G7 Financial Leaders Reiterate FX Pledges, Vow More Cyber Cooperation

Earlier, he told reporters that "the relationship with Mnuchin improves every time we see each other". Bank of France Governor Francois Villeroy de Galhau said continued uncertainty about USA policy could dampen optimism within the G-7 about the global economy's gradual recovery from the financial crisis that began almost a decade ago.



JetBlue Airways Co. (JBLU) Director Sells 5120 Shares of Stock

Advisor Group Inc. raised its stake in JetBlue Airways by 33.0% in the third quarter. James Investment Research Inc. bought a new position in shares of JetBlue Airways during the first quarter worth approximately $150,000. Also, EVP James G. Hnat sold 9,127 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Monday, March 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $20.48, for a total value of $104,857.60.