• Trump Is Tightening the Screws on U.S. Tech Exports to China

    25 days ago - By Fortune

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    The Trump administration is proposing sweeping new limits on U.S. exports of advanced technologies to China in an effort to stop the world's second-largest economy from encroaching on American leadership in areas such as artificial intelligence, robotics, and self-driving vehicles.
    In a document published Monday in the Federal Register , the Commerce Department announced it is seeking public comment by December 19 on whether to impose new...
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  • China hits back at U.S. 'hypocrisy' at WTO meeting

    25 days ago - By Reuters

    China accused the United States of hypocrisy and making false claims at a World Trade Organization meeting on Wednesday, after Washington triggered litigation against China over steel tariffs and intellectual property protection.
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  • U.S. jobless claims rise to more than four-month high

    25 days ago - By Reuters

    The number of Americans filing applications for jobless benefits rose to more than a four-month high last week, but the underlying trend remained consistent with a tightening labor market.
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  • WTO to set up panels to rule on U.S. tariff disputes

    25 days ago - By Reuters

    The United States and opponents of President Donald Trump's steel and aluminum tariffs both confirmed their wish to litigate on Wednesday, triggering the procedure for World Trade Organization dispute hearings, a Geneva trade official said.
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  • How to not get screwed by Thanksgiving traffic

    25 days ago - By Fast Company

    Google used its mountains of mapping data to create this cheat sheet for avoiding a travel nightmare.
    If you're one of the 54 million people in the U.S. planning to travel during the Thanksgiving weekend, you'll want to bookmark this project from Google Maps, Google News Labs, and the visual journalists at Polygraph.
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