Members of the U.S. Senate
and House of Representatives introduced bills on Tuesday to keep
tight restrictions on Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, amid
concern about President Donald Trump's easing of restrictions on
the Chinese firm.
An escalation of tensions
between Western states and Iran is not in anybody's interest,
British Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman said on Tuesday
following threats of retaliation from Iran over the seizure of
an oil tanker.
Australia's prudential regulator
should become less "discreet"
and be given more power, including the ability to veto corporate
boardroom hires, a government report said, in a sign oversight
bodies are being dragged into a banking sector clean-up.
Goldman Sachs Group Inc reported
a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday as the Wall
Street investment bank benefited from higher equity trading and
an increase in lending to its wealthy clients and companies.