• World shares mixed on worries over more US tariffs

    15 days ago - By Chron

    SINGAPORE - World markets are mixed higher after U.S. President Donald Trump said he might impose more tariffs on Chinese goods, though he was ready to strike a "great deal" with Beijing over trade.
    KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Britain's FTSE 100 added 0.2 percent to 7,037.82, but Germany's DAX fell 0.7 percent to 11,256.02 and the CAC 40 in France sank 0.6 percent to 4,961.33. Wall Street was poised for an optimistic open. Futures for the Dow were up 0.1 percent at 24,454.00 and the broader S&P 500 futures added 0.2 percent to 2,649.20.
    ASIA'S DAY: Japan's Nikkei 225 index jumped 1.5 percent...
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  • Trump hits Chinese chipmaker with export ban, still expects ‘great deal' with Beijing

    15 days ago - By RT

    The US Commerce Department has announced restrictions on exports to state-backed Chinese company Fujian Jinhua which makes semiconductors. The decision comes as the latest escalation in Washington's trade fight with Beijing.
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  • VIDEO: As Elections Loom, Workers In Trump Country Reckon With Tariffs Fallout

    VIDEO: As Elections Loom, Workers In Trump Country Reckon With Tariffs Fallout

    15 days ago - By NPR

    President Trump's steel tariffs may force America's largest nail manufacturer out of business. Despite an uncertain future, many factory workers there say they still support the president.
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  • Trump says he expects 'great deal' with China, but more tariffs if not

    15 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. President Donald Trump said he thinks there will be "a great deal" with China on trade, but warned that he has billions of dollars worth of new tariffs ready to go if a deal isn't possible.
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