Cautious Brexit progress trade war oil prices

Cautious Brexit progress trade war oil prices

European stock futures point to a mixed open on Thursday as investors digest the latest news on Brexit and keep an eye on U.S.-China trade talks. FTSE 100 futures traded flat, while the DAX was seen up 20.2 points and the CAC 40 pointed to a slightly lower open, according to IG index data. On […]

Cisco CEO 'optimistic' about resolution on US-China trade

Cisco CEO ‘optimistic’ about resolution on US-China trade

Things may be looking up for U.S.-China trade relations, which in turn is good for networking hardware colossus Cisco Systems, Chairman and CEO Chuck Robbins told CNBC on Wednesday. “We’re beginning to hear some positive sound bytes around this,” Robbins told Jim Cramer in an exclusive “Mad Money” interview. “I’m optimistic that we’ll get to […]

Starbucks CEO on trade war, 'playing the long game' in China

Starbucks CEO on trade war, ‘playing the long game’ in China

While Starbucks can’t shield itself from the outcomes of the U.S.-China trade war, the company can continue to play “the long game” when it comes to China, Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson told CNBC on Monday. “We haven’t seen any significant impacts from the geopolitical situation between the U.S. and China, but that said, we’re not […]

David Taylor, CEO, Procter & Gamble

P&G CEO Taylor worries trade war will destroy consumer confidence

Procter & Gamble CEO David Taylor worries about the long-term damage the global trade war will have on consumer behavior and spending. “What I worry most about with the trade war is it destroys consumers’ confidence in American brands,” Taylor told CNBC’s Sara Eisen in an interview that aired Friday on “Squawk on the Street.” […]

Airport handlers unload freight from a Boeing 747-8F jet freighter operated by AirBridgeCargo.

US-China trade war impact on cargo trade routes: SATS CEO Alex Hungate

A reconfiguration of cargo routes is underway as the trade war between the U.S. and China spills over globally, a logistics industry executive said on Friday. “We’ve definitely seen an impact in certain trade routes,” said Alex Hungate, president and CEO of airport ground-handler and catering solutions provider SATS. While there are “strong flows” between […]