The budget gap grew 17% in 2019, compared to a 28% increase in 2018. In September, the European Central Bank deployed a massive stimulus package, including a substantial and unlimited  quantitative easing program and a further cut to its main deposit rate, in a bid to stimulate the euro area economy. The OECD is currently working on a plan to introduce a multilateral solution which would come into play, replacing any individual taxes by different nations. WATCH: How Gmail beat Yahoo and Hotmail to dominate consumer emailVIDEO15:3015:30How Gmail dominated consumer emailTechFollow @CNBCtech on Twitter for the latest tech industry news. "Tell me, what does this have to do with being a good tattoo artist?"Other artists complain that Instagram causes a number of disservices to customers

"Verily, previously known as Google Life Sciences, has announced a series of partnerships with health-care companies, which typically involve an investment in new technology. Impossible Foods CEO Pat Brown told CNBC last year that China is a "huge opportunity" for the company. Most people have a retirement objective: They want to retire with $1 million, $5 million or more. By investing in myself, it has so much potential to pay off in the long run. With perseverance and great competence, they have crowned the original customs union of the late 1950s with the single market, the common currency and a monetary union managed by a genuinely independent European Central Bank

Meanwhile, research from Edelman last week found that 70% of people around the world believed democracy was "losing its effectiveness as a form of government. The 2015 nuclear agreement lifted sanctions that crippled Iran's economy and cut its oil exports roughly in half. "Laika Entertainment"Missing Link" took home the Golden Globe for best animated feature on Sunday, marking only the fourth time that the top prize did not go to a Disney film. "Without naming what brands, the video shows the competitors' beds being damaged by the items, including a brick going through one of the pickup beds. Rather than focusing on one or two stocks, consider having broad market exposure through an index fund

has no plans to target Iran's cultural sites in potential strikes, Pentagon chiefs told reporters, overturning threats from President Donald Trump issued after Iran vowed retaliation for the U. ""Faithful execution of the law does not permit the President to substitute his own policy priorities for those that Congress has enacted into law," the report said. That's what two analysts are saying about gold after it hit its highest level since April 2013 on Monday. And the third … would be his own financial interest," Dershowitz claimed. "I've seen mistakes where someone claims an amount for a procedure they had but they hadn't paid for it yet," Weston said

"'Streaming wars' are overblown," wrote Raymond James' Justin Patterson in November, putting a strong buy rating on the stock. VIDEO3:1603:16China shuts down multiple cities in an effort to curb coronavirus outbreakSquawk on the Street. Head coach Jason Garrett of the Dallas Cowboys looks down after a ruling against them during the first quarter at Lincoln Financial Field on December 22, 2019 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The agency also declared global emergencies for the 2016 Zika virus, the 2009 H1N1 swine flu, and the 2014 polio and Ebola outbreaks. Mad Money with Jim CramerDisclosure: Jim Cramer's charitable trust owns shares of Kohl's and Amazon

35 in Friday's premarket amid a broad market decline stemming from the U. -China trade war, which saw some deescalation this week with the signing of a "phase one" deal, has taken its toll on the Chinese economy. The construction work is being carried out by Jones Bros Civil Engineering U. "The Chinese were kind of accepting that they had to get something in order to keep the American market. This is very supportive of risk assets and economic growth in the year ahead

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The deal with Nissan arrives at a difficult time for the company, which faces being blocked in the U. personnel under DTRA to bolster biosurveillance, biosecurity and biosafety capabilities. Western forces and embassies in the region have been on high alert since then. The next biggest concentration is in France, which also has negative yields through 10 years. Don't believe me? Or don't remember? Almost exactly a year ago this weekend, as stocks plunged, the nation's leading newspapers both featured recession worries on Page One

In 2018, Tesla's board and shareholders authorized a compensation plan for Musk, allowing him to earn options worth potentially more than $55 billion over the next decade. There's a lot of great companies that do a great job of making sure data can be transmitted in a way that keeps patients' data private and confidential," said Kiani, whose company produces noninvasive monitoring technologies. This average is higher than the average yearly return of the market in the post-WWII period, Goldman notes. The deal will give Bed Bath & Beyond proceeds of $250 million. Read more: New Defense secretary: 'We need to be very concerned' about Chinese techLast year, in spite of national security warnings, then-U

-Domm9:33 am: Dow climbs 100 points at the openThe Dow rose 100 points at the open, while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite were also higher, rebounding from a big sell-off Monday. Link, an eight-foot tall, fur-covered Sasquatch, who becomes tired of living a solitary life. VIDEO1:5801:58Satya Nadella credits Steve Ballmer for pushing Microsoft into the cloudMad Money with Jim CramerMicrosoft's stock price has more than quadrupled since Satya Nadella took over as CEO six years ago, thanks to the company's rapid growth in cloud computing. Now, new research both from Lach and from other researchers highlights some key areas where consumers seeking advice are led astray. Moody's also warned that a swath of investment-grade companies continue to pose risks of replicating Ford Motor's move in 2019 in falling to speculative-grade debt