Apple stock getting hammered on renewed China trade war fears

China has not just asked state-owned business to stop buying American agriculture, but it has also devalued its own currency to counter President Donald Trump’s 10% tariff threat on $ 325 billion in electronics — and it is having a profound impact on Apple’s stock and that of its suppliers. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Apple financial miss not due to US-China trade dispute claims Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has advised that Apple’s reduced revenue expectations are not due to trade tensions between the United States and China, while simultaneously claiming that the dispute between the two countries "certainly has hurt" the Chinese economy. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Foxconn considering iPhone factory in Vietnam as China trade war uncertainty continues

Apple’s biggest supply chain partner, Foxconn, is looking to start a new facility in Vietnam as a way to hedge against instability and uncertainty in its current production facilities due to the ongoing trade war between China and the US. As reported by Reuters, Vietnamese state media are reporting Foxconn and the Hanoi People’s Committee […]

Apple touts developer success in response to allegations of ‘abusive trade practices’ in France

It was reported yesterday that the French government is taking both Apple and Google to court over alleged “abusive trade practices.” Specifically, the government claims that neither Apple nor Google treat their developers fairly, citing factors such as non-negotiable commissions and contract terms. Today, both Google and Apple have commented on the accusations made by […]

State attorneys general join trade groups in fighting to restore net neutrality

The FCC may have voted to repeal net neutrality rules – opening the way Internet service providers to speed up, slow down or even block services depending on who pays them to do so – but some are determined that the war isn’t over. After a trade group representing companies like Amazon, Facebook and Google vowed […]

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