U.S. Winter-Coat Heavyweight gives Trump’s Trade War the cold shoulder

Columbia Sportswear has worked around tariffs for decades — and it says the president’s new wave of levies will not bring jobs back to America.   By guest author Jim Tankersley from New York Times. Jim Tankersley covers economic and tax policy. Over more than a decade covering politics and economics in Washington, he has … More U.S. Winter-Coat Heavyweight gives Trump’s Trade War the cold shoulder

Outstanding corporate culture honoured

To advance innovations and invest time in ideas in order to push the boundaries of what is possible together: This is the winning recipe for the Corporate Culture Award’s special award “Best Culture of Innovation”, which Covestro received this Thursday. Out of 153 submissions, five winning companies were selected. The Serviceplan Group, the culture analyst … More Outstanding corporate culture honoured

Coats wins ICAEW Corporate Development Award

Coats, the world’s leading industrial thread manufacturer, has been recognised for its outstanding achievements in increasing growth and shareholder value by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW). Coats was presented with the Corporate Development Award at the ICAEW Corporate Finance Faculty’s Annual Reception, held last night at Goldsmiths’ Hall in London. … More Coats wins ICAEW Corporate Development Award

Swiss GDP in the 3rd quarter: Economic growth abruptly interrupted

Switzerland’s GDP fell by 0.2 % in the 3rd quarter of 2018 due to both the industrial and service sectors. On the expenditure side, domestic demand and foreign trade had a negative impact. Switzerland’s GDP fell by 0.2 % in the 3rd quarter of 2018, after climbing by 0.7% in the previous quarter.* The strong, … More Swiss GDP in the 3rd quarter: Economic growth abruptly interrupted

World Trade Outlook Indicator signals further loss of momentum in trade growth into Q4

Trade growth is likely to slow further into the fourth quarter of 2018 according to the WTO’s latest World Trade Outlook Indicator (WTOI) released on 26 November. The most recent WTOI reading of 98.6 is the lowest since October 2016 and reflects declines in all component indices. It is below the previous value of 100.3 … More World Trade Outlook Indicator signals further loss of momentum in trade growth into Q4