SVE NEWS & CNBC Sharing Series – Trump says he’s ‘not prepared to sign off on anything’ for an Oracle-TikTok deal

President Trump told reporters on Wednesday that he was not ready to approve a proposal from Chinese company ByteDance that would make Oraclea technology provider for ByteDance’s popular video-sharing app TikTok. ByteDance submitted a proposal to the Treasury Department over the weekend and


SVE NEWS & Reuters Sharing Series – U.S. has canceled more than 1,000 visas for Chinese nationals deemed security risks

WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) – The United States has revoked visas for more than 1,000 Chinese nationals under a May 29 presidential proclamation to suspend entry from China of students and researchers deemed security risks, a State Department spokeswoman said on Wednesday.


SVE NEWS & Reuters Sharing Series – UPDATE 1-U.S. blacklists companies for helping facilitate Iran’s exports of petroleum, petrochemicals

(Adds details of sanctions, background, Pompeo and Mnuchin quotes) WASHINGTON, Sept 3 (Reuters) – The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on 11 foreign companies, accusing them of helping to facilitate Iran’s export of petroleum, petroleum products and petrochemicals in