Attention is turning instead to whether the U.S. central bank will signal an even faster pace of monetary tightening this year than the current three rate hikes.
On Wednesday, the U.S. central bank is almost universally expected to raise its benchmark interest rates, a move that just a few weeks ago was viewed by the markets as unlikely.
Civil rights groups have raised their concerns about mass surveillance under Trump administration, and as such, this announcement from Facebook and Instagram comes as a victory for these activists.
Apple is also said to launch a 5.8-inch iPhone 8 with an OLED display, that may be called 'iPhone X', along with two other devices -- updated iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus (with brand names as iPhone 7S and iPhone 7S Plus).
The rate increase expected on March 15 will be the second in four months, a pace unseen since the peak of the US housing boom in 2006.
The group's shares fell 3.3 per cent on Monday afternoon in Hong Kong as investors digested the news that current CEO Mark Tucker will be retiring in September after what was regarded as a stellar seven-year stint at the helm.
Gary Cohn, director of the National Economic Council, told Fox News Sunday that the Trump administration will keep working to reduce barriers to job creation no matter what the Fed does on interest rates.
US President Donald Trump's administration demanded the resignations of dozens of US prosecutors -- including Bharara -- appointed during the two terms of his predecessor Barack Obama.
Mr Bharara, who has earned the reputation of a "crusader" prosecutor, had met President Trump in November after his electoral victory.
President Donald Trump's revamped travel ban is facing its first major legal setback, after a federal judge halted enforcement of the directive.
Since President Xi Jinping took over in 2012, the government has moved away from liberalisation on several fronts, strengthening state-owned enterprises.
The state accuses IBM of breach of contract, and seeks undisclosed damages.
Alibaba is looking to raises the funds offshore via a bullet loan with a five-year maturity, with the aim of using the proceeds for general corporate purposes.
Among the charges against Lee, 48, are pledging bribes to a company and organisations linked to a friend of President Park, Choi Soon-sil, the woman at the centre of the scandal, to cement his control of the smartphones-to-biopharmaceuticals business empire.
SoftBank, run by founder Masayoshi Son, bought ARM, Britain's most valuable technology company, for $32 billion last year.
When adjusted for inflation, the trade deficit rose to $65.3 billion from $62.0 billion in December. Both the inflation-adjusted exports and imports were the highest on record in January.
HPE's offer of $12.50 per share represents a premium of 45.3 per cent to Nimble's Monday closing price of $8.60.
Officials said that, unlike in the initial January 27 executive order, all pre-existing, valid visas from the six countries would be honored.