31 Jan

Florida-Mexico trade summit called off amid Trump-Mexico tension

Florida-Mexico trade summit called off amid Trump-Mexico tension
Donald Trump’s frequent clashes with Mexico are already hindering Florida’s relations with one of its top trading partners. A trade summit meant to foster better ties between Mexico and Florida businesses set for Feb. 22 in Orlando was abruptly …
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The Miami Herald


The Latest: GOP senators block effort to reverse Trump order
Senate Republicans have blocked a Democratic effort to overturn President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily suspending all immigration for citizens of seven majority-Muslim countries. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York sought a vote Monday …
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Minneapolis Star Tribune


Can Trump bring factory jobs to the Bay Area?
It also employs far fewer workers. As President Donald Trump pushes U.S. companies to make more products in the U.S., firms like ETWater and Tesla, which rely heavily on automation, illustrate that it can be done in some industries. But even if more Bay …
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San Jose Mercury News


Markets slip after Trump’s immigration order, but experts say investors shouldn’t panic
Investors shouldn’t be overly worried about the market reaction to President Donald Trump’s executive order related to immigration from seven Muslim-majority countries, experts told CNBC. Peter Costa, president of Empire Executions and a CNBC contributor …
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