• Markets rattled as Trump kicks trade war with China into high gear

    7 monthes ago - By RT

    Global stocks dropped on Wednesday after the US released a list of $200 billion worth of Chinese exports that could be subject to new ten percent tariffs.
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  • EToro CEO: ‘We can trade $200m in crypto in one day'

    7 monthes ago - By eFinancial News

    Co-founder and CEO Yoni Assia on the firm's rapid growth, its move into institutional trading and his entrepreneurial heritage
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  • China vows retaliation for $200 billion US tariff threat

    7 monthes ago - By Chron

    BEIJING - The Chinese government vowed Wednesday to take "firm and forceful measures" against U.S. threats to expand tariff hikes to thousands of products like fish sticks, apples and French doors as their trade dispute escalates.
    China gave no details but earlier threatened "comprehensive measures" if Washington took more action. That prompted fears Beijing, running out of imports for retaliation due to its lopsided trade balance with the U.S., might try to disrupt operations of American automakers, retailers and others that see China as a key market.
    The spiraling conflict over Chinese...
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  • DealBook Briefing: China Has to Think Beyond the Tariff Two-Step

    7 monthes ago - By NY Times

    The latest trade measures by the Trump administration will leave Beijing searching for new ways to retaliate.
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  • China to its state media: keep calm, don't inflame trade row with U.S

    7 monthes ago - By Reuters

    China is clearly angry about Washington's hard line on trade, but has controlled coverage of the row in its media, limiting open commentary and banning attacks on U.S. President Donald Trump, several sources with knowledge of the matter said.
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  • US firm: Chinese hackers infiltrated Cambodia's politics

    7 monthes ago - By Chron

    BEIJING - The U.S. cybersecurity firm FireEye says it has found evidence that a Chinese hacking team it believes is linked to Beijing has penetrated computer systems belonging to Cambodia's election commission, opposition leaders and media.
    FireEye said Wednesday it did not find evidence that the Chinese hackers are working to sway Cambodian elections on July 29 in the ruling party's favor.
    But the findings may cast a murky geopolitical shadow over the elections critics already say will be neither free nor fair.
    China's Foreign Ministry has rejected these allegations.
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  • The Latest: China vows 'firm and forceful' trade moves vs US

    7 monthes ago - By Chron

    BEIJING - The Latest on the escalating trade dispute between the U.S. and China :
    6:00 p.m.
    The Chinese government has vowed to take "firm and forceful measures" against U.S. threats to expand tariff hikes.
    The comment Wednesday by a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman followed the U.S. Trade Representative's announcement it was preparing to impose 10 percent tariffs on a wider range of goods from fish sticks to French doors in the escalating trade dispute.
    Asked what Beijing would do, foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying gave no details but said, "We will take firm and forceful...
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