• A Trade War Between The U.S. And China Has Begun

    2 monthes ago - By NPR

    At 12:01 ET Friday, the U.S. fired the first shots in the trade war by imposing tariffs on $34 billion worth of Chinese goods. China has hit American goods with equivalent tariffs.
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  • Trump's $500 billion trade threat makes China's already battered investors shiver

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Six months of wrangling over trade tariffs with the United States has wiped out about a fifth of China's stock market value and driven its currency down sharply. But those moves may have just been a downpayment on what is yet to come.
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  • Trump threatens China with more than $500bn in US trade tariffs

    2 monthes ago - By RT

    As US tariffs on Chinese imports worth $34 billion kicked in on Friday, President Donald Trump said he would consider imposing additional levies on $500 billion in Chinese goods, should Beijing retaliate.
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  • Morning News: July 6, 2018

    2 monthes ago - By Crossing Wall Street

    Singapore Announces Surprise Property Curbs to Cool Market
    Trade War Erupts On No. 1 U.S. Farm Export to China
    Trump Says He's a Free-Trader at Heart. He Isn't Acting Like It.
    Fed: Letting Inflation Run Too Hot Could Lead to ‘A Significant Economic Downturn'
    Trump Orders OPEC to Tame Gas Prices, But Analysts Blame His Iran Sanctions For Rising Fuel Costs
    Gold Ends Higher for a 2nd Session, Slips in Electronic Trade After Fed Minutes
    FAA Says It Won't Regulate Seat Size Or Legroom Despite Consumer Safety Concerns
    David Einhorn's ‘Unbelievable' Performance
    Vanguard's Not the Only Threat to...
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  • The EU Is Preparing New Tariffs to Strike Back in Its Trade War With Trump-Ketchup, Beware

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    The tit-for-tat has begun-and it's not just between the U.S. and China .
    After President Trump threatened to impose tariffs on European cars-a decision he is due to make in the coming weeks -the European Union is preparing to hit back.
    The duties on Harley-Davidson hog motorcycles, peanut butter, and bourbon imposed in late June were just a start; now The Financial Times reports that the EU now has its eyes on " humble staples such as ketchup ."
    But your favorite french fry condiment isn't the only target. The retaliation list reportedly includes duties worth over 18 billion euro , on...
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  • EU says U.S.-China tariff hikes damaging, trade wars 'not easy to win'

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    European Union Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said in a tweet on Friday that she was worried about the tit-for-tat tariff hikes between the United States and China, and warned about where the escalation was leading.
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  • Stocks, euro survive first battle of U.S.-China trade war

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Stocks rose and the euro climbed to a three-week peak as the imposition of tariffs by the United States and China on billions of dollars of trade was absorbed calmly by markets on Friday, though concerns about the conflict escalating capped appetite for risk.
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  • Good Morning, China. Here Are Your Latest Tariffs

    2 monthes ago - By Forbes

    Market will fall on China tariff announcement if any. But smart money sees the U.S. winning this 'trade war'.
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  • Why Trump's Trade War Is a Huge Gift to Brazilian Farmers

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Soybean prices in the U.S. and Brazil , the nations that account for roughly 80% of global exports, have taken drastically different paths thanks to Donald Trump's trade war .
    In the U.S., average cash prices fell to about $7.87 a bushel this week , the lowest in almost a decade, according to an index compiled by the Minneapolis Grain Exchange. That comes as China gears up to enact retaliatory tariffs against American farm goods in response to President Trump's pledge to slap fees on some products from the Asian country.
    Meanwhile in Brazil, exporters have been handed high times. Soybeans...
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  • DealBook Briefing: Welcome to the Trade War

    2 monthes ago - By NY Times

    America and China have both imposed tariffs on $34 billion worth of imported goods, and there's no obvious solution in sight.
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  • China Strikes Back at Trump's Tariffs, but Its Shoppers Worry

    2 monthes ago - By NY Times

    While many strike a defiant tone, Chinese shoppers could get hit as the trade war hurts exports and makes even basic types of food more expensive.
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  • Trade War Becomes Official

    2 monthes ago - By AG Web


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  • Happy Trade War, Pruitt Pruned, Cohen Blocked: CEO Daily for July 6, 2018

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Good morning.
    It's Friday, so time for feedback-of which I've gotten lots this week in response to my Tuesday post criticizing tech workers for pushing their companies to abandon work for the U.S. government. Most of the response was positive. "Bravo," said T. D. "Well-said," wrote J.F. "An extremely important message," responded L.M. "Keep fanning those embers," said N.R. And E.B. even went so far as to call it "the best thing you have EVER written"-leading me to reevaluate a four-decade journalistic career.
    But there were some naysayers. L.M. quoted Thomas Jefferson saying "the spirit of...
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  • No one gains in a trade war, China's premier says

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    No one will gain from a trade war, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday, speaking hours after the United States and China slapped tit-for-tat duties on $34 billion worth of the other's imports.
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  • Countries most at risk from trade war between United States and China

    Countries most at risk from trade war between United States and China

    2 monthes ago - By RT

    A full-scale trade war between the US and China will dip the global economy into stagflation and lead to a sharp decline in world stocks, according to economists at Pictet Asset Management.
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  • Trade war begins: China retaliates with 25% tariffs on $34 billion worth of US imports

    2 monthes ago - By RT

    Just hours after the United States introduced 25 percent trade tariffs on $34 billion worth of Chinese goods, Beijing has retaliated with mirror measures against American imports.
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  • ‘The Trump Administration Is Behaving Like a Gang of Hoodlums:' Words Fly as U.S.-China Trade War Begins

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    With the U.S. on Friday hitting China with tariffs on $34 billion in imports, and China immediately striking back with equivalent levies, the Sino-American trade war is officially on. And as with any good fight, there's a lot of trash talk on both sides.
    So let's mark the start of the conflict with a collection of some of the most illuminating quotes from the Chinese and American camps-bear in mind that the Chinese administration's views are generally expressed through state media-and from observers of the spat, who are worried about where this will go.
    The Americans
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  • The fallout in commodities from the U.S.-China Trade war: what's at stake

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Washington imposed tariffs on $34 billion of Chinese imports on Friday and Beijing has said it will retaliate with punitive measures on U.S. products worth a similar amount, including soybeans, pork and cotton.
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  • As tariffs strike, China blames U.S. for 'largest-scale trade war'

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The United States and China slapped tit-for-tat duties on $34 billion worth of the other's imports on Friday, with Beijing accusing Washington of triggering the "largest-scale trade war" ever in a sharp escalation of their months-long conflict.
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