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WRAPUP 5-Trump threatens almost all imports from China as Beijing fires back

China has underestimated President Donald Trump's resolve to move forward with tariffs unless Beijing changes its "predatory" trade practices, a top U.S. trade advisor said on Tuesday, in comments that diminished the chances of a negotiated settlement to a looming trade war between the world's economic superpowers.

UPDATE 1-Amazon's Alexa will now butler at Marriott hotels

Amazon.com Inc said on Tuesday that it has partnered with Marriott International Inc to help increase guest access to amenities with Alexa, through its voice-controlled device Echo, in an attempt to expand its presence in the hospitality industry.

Facebook expands offerings for video creators to cash in on views

Facebook Inc launched a matchmaking system Tuesday to cultivate partnerships between advertisers and video creators as the world's largest social media company tries to quickly parallel the variety of commercial opportunities offered by its video rival YouTube.

FX trading volumes rise 16 pct in May - CLS

Currency trading volumes rose 16 percent in May versus a year earlier, data from CLS showed on Tuesday, though monthly volumes were flat against April's despite more foreign exchange volatility.