• U.S. Trade Representative Lighthizer to lead talks with China: White House

    15 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer will lead negotiations with China over tariffs, market access and structural changes to intellectual property practices over the next 90 days, the White House has confirmed, potentially signaling a harder U.S. line.
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  • Kudlow says progress in US-China trade will happen 'very quickly'

    15 days ago - By CNBC

    Trade negotiations between the U.S. and China will yield immediate results that will come even during the 90-day negotiation period ahead, National Economic Council director Larry Kudlow said Monday.
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  • Forced tech transfers and intellectual property theft will dominate trade talks after Trump-Xi deal

    15 days ago - By CNBC

    Over the weekend, the United States and China agreed to put their bilateral trade war on hold for 90 days to negotiate lingering disagreements but the deal downplayed two crucial areas: forced technology transfers and intellectual property theft.
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  • Mnuchin hopeful that Trump-Xi talks can be turned into a 'real agreement'

    15 days ago - By CNBC

    U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin expresses optimism about a trade agreement with China, saying the U.S. has received commitments for concessions on several key issues.
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  • Major Wall Street economists have their doubts trade cease-fire will lead to actual deal in 90 days

    15 days ago - By CNBC

    Wall Street may be exuberant Monday over the decision to pause the trade war between the U.S. and China, but economists across the marketplace aren't convinced.
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  • Trump Tweet on U.S.- China Trade Deal Differs from Chinese Media's Understanding

    15 days ago - By Fortune

    President Donald Trump's Monday morning tweet about the trade deal with China stands in sharp contrast to what's being reported on China's media.
    Trump claimed the meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G20 summit in Argentina over the weekend resulted in a big improvement in relations with China.
    While the Chinese also said the summit was successful, Chinese media,-viewed as speaking for their government- neglected to mention major points of agreement the administration has claimed , CNBC reported.
    Left out of Chinese media statements is the U.S. claim that a tariff deal is...
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  • Trump appoints trade negotiator Lighthizer to oversee China talks: official

    15 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. President Donald Trump has appointed U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to oversee a new round of trade talks with China aimed at defusing longstanding trade tensions and heading off a wider trade war, a White House official said on Monday.
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  • China again tops UN agency's ranking of top patent filers

    15 days ago - By Chron

    GENEVA - A U.N. agency says China has issued the most international patent applications for an eighth straight year, showing the country's heft in intellectual property amid U.S. President Donald Trump's accusation that the growing Asia power steals it.
    The World Intellectual Property Organization said Monday that innovators around the world filed a record 3.17 million patents last year, an annual increase of nearly 6 percent.
    China's IP office took in a record 1.38 million patent applications in 2017. The United States, which led the rankings through 2011, was second with nearly...
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  • U.S. Weekly Highlights and Preview, December 3, 2018

    15 days ago - By Economy

    The trade ceasefire is sure to garner a lot of attention.
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  • Predicting The Future Of Digital Marketplaces

    Predicting The Future Of Digital Marketplaces

    15 days ago - By Business 2 Community

    The U.S. B2B eCommerce market is predicted to be worth $1.2T by 2022 according to Forrester .
    75% of marketing executives say that reaching customers where they prefer to buy is the leading benefit a company gains from selling through an e-commerce marketplace according to Statista .
    67% strongly agree to the importance of B2B e-commerce being critical to their business's advantages and results in their industry.
    Digital Marketplaces are flourishing today thanks to the advances made in Artificial Intelligence , machine learning, real-time personalization and the scale and speed of the...
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  • Mnuchin says Trump 'liked' Fed chief Powell's speech that boosted markets last week

    15 days ago - By CNBC

    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says President Trump was pleased with Fed Chairman Jerome Powell's speech last week on interest rates.
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  • U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer will be in charge of 90 da

    15 days ago - By AG Web

    U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer will be in charge of 90 days of fast negotiations with Chinese officials on settling trade disputes, White House economic adviser Peter Navarro said.
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  • Despite pause in trade war, U.S. and China's economic relationship is forever changed

    15 days ago - By Washington Post

    The Trump-Xi deal has raised hopes of a truce, but the last two years have permanently altered the relationship between the two world powers.
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  • China Will Slash Car Tariffs, Trump Says, in a Tweet

    15 days ago - By NY Times

    With details scant and officials in both countries mum on the issue of American-made autos, industry experts were left guessing as to what the president meant.
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  • U.S. Treasury's Mnuchin says Trump to lead China trade talks

    15 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. President Donald Trump will lead trade negotiations with China along with several of his Cabinet officials, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in an interview with CNBC on Monday.
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