Business

Japan's prime minister made a historic trip to Tehran to ease US-Iran tensions. It was a disaster

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe visited Iran this week in a bid to decrease tensions between the US and Iran.
It was the first visit by a Japanese leader in 40 years.
An explosion on a Japanese tanker in the Gulf of Oman marred the end of a disappointing visit.
Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories .
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's historic trip to Iran to ease tensions between Iran and the US started off on a sour note - and ended in disaster, after an explosion hit Japanese tanker Kokuka Courageous in the Gulf of Oman early Thursday.
Abe's visit - the first from a Japanese...
Read more ...

 




Fans are convinced Beyoncé greeted Meghan Markle with 'my princess' at the...

Fans are convinced Beyoncé greeted Meghan Markle with 'my princess' at the 'Lion King' premiere

Beyoncé and Meghan Markle interacted at the London premiere of Disney's "The Lion King" on Sunday. In a viral video posted by Daily Mail royal correspondent Rebecca English... Read more ...

In Epstein bail hearing, federal prosecutors claimed that a 1980s passport...

In Epstein bail hearing, federal prosecutors claimed that a 1980s passport with Saudi connections had Epstein's photo but a different name

The bail hearing for wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein, who is facing charges of sex trafficking and conspiracy, took place Monday morning in the US District Court for the... Read more ...

Facebook blockchain boss David Marcus says Libra won't launch until it has...

Facebook blockchain boss David Marcus says Libra won't launch until it has 'fully addressed regulatory concerns'

On Tuesday, Facebook blockchain exec David Marcus will testify before a US Senate committee about the company's digital currency Libra. In advance of hearing, the committee has... Read more ...

China's Economy Falters; Slowest Growth In Nearly 3 Decades

China's Economy Falters; Slowest Growth In Nearly 3 Decades

The pace of growth in the second quarter was at its slowest since 1992. The National Bureau of Statistics attributed the change to a complicated international environment. Read more ...

The best home and furniture deals of Prime Day 2019

The best home and furniture deals of Prime Day 2019

Amazon's Prime Day 2019 brings with it over one million deals - including hundreds of dollars off expensive furniture and home goods. If you're looking to save on a new sofa... Read more ...

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham called 4 progressive congresswomen 'a...

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham called 4 progressive congresswomen 'a bunch of communists' who 'hate our own country'

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham threw dynamite onto the ongoing feud between President Donald Trump and a group of progressive congresswomen on "Fox & Friends" Monday... Read more ...

The New Jersey Devils mascot got way too excited at a kid's birthday party...

The New Jersey Devils mascot got way too excited at a kid's birthday party and shattered a window

The NJ Devil - the mascot for the New Jersey Devils hockey team - broke a window during a young boy's birthday party over the weekend. It came after he participated in a... Read more ...

Symantec tanks after CNBC reports that the company has ceased deal talks...

Symantec tanks after CNBC reports that the company has ceased deal talks with Broadcom

Symantec and Broadcom have ceased deal negotiations because Symantec would not accept less than $28 a share, according to CNBC. Shares of Symantec tanked on the news that the... Read more ...

Pence's chief of staff defends Trump's racist tweets while elected...

Pence's chief of staff defends Trump's racist tweets while elected Republicans remain silent

Vice President Mike Pence's chief of staff became the first White House official to speak publicly about President Donald Trump's racist tweets about four progressive... Read more ...

People are slamming publications for pushing Amazon Prime Day deals while...

People are slamming publications for pushing Amazon Prime Day deals while workers are protesting

Amazon is under fire this Prime Day, facing protests as employees call for higher wages and better working conditions. Publications promoting Prime Day deals are facing... Read more ...