• Trump calls trade truce with China a big step forward

    15 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said U.S.-China relations had taken a big step forward over the weekend after he and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to hold off on new tariffs, and urged Beijing to finalize a trade deal with Washington.
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  • Soybean prices, Deere shares jump after China agrees to buy 'substantial' US agricultural products

    15 days ago - By CNBC

    Soybean prices surge on the back of a trade truce between the U.S. and China in which the Chinese agree to buy more American agricultural products.
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  • U.S. Trade Representative Lighthizer to lead talks with China: Navarro

    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, White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said on Monday.
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  • Futures jump on temporary trade detente

    15 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock index futures jumped around 2 percent on Monday, set to add to last week's strong gains, after the United States and China declared a temporary trade truce.
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  • G20 leaders skirt trade tensions, back WTO reform

    15 days ago - By Reuters

    The leaders of the world's largest economic powers on Saturday backed an overhaul of the global body that regulates international trade disputes, ahead of high-stakes talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping aimed at defusing a trade war.
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  • Stocks surge after China-U.S. trade truce, Wall Street set for jump

    15 days ago - By Reuters

    A truce between U.S. and Chinese leaders on trade tariffs boosted global markets on Monday, fuelling an advance of nearly one percent by world stocks, setting up gains on Wall Street and pushing emerging-market currencies higher against the dollar.
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  • Markets Surge Higher on US China G20 Trade Truce

    15 days ago - By AG Web

    Markets Surge Higher on US-China G20 Trade Truce
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  • U.S. and China Talk Up Qualcomm-NXP Merger. There's Just One Problem: The Deal Is Dead

    15 days ago - By Fortune

    One major victim of the U.S.-China trade war was the planned takeover of the Dutch semiconductor-maker NXP by the U.S.'s Qualcomm - it was going to be the industry's biggest-ever merger, but Chinese regulators refused to clear it, and it sank in July when time ran out for regulatory clearance.
    On the weekend the U.S. and China announced an agreement that will ward off an escalation of the trade war over a 90-day period of negotiations. And in its statement about the truce , the White House said China's President Xi Jinping had stated he was “open to approving the previously unapproved...
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  • Tencent Music presses play on $1.2 billion U.S. IPO

    15 days ago - By Reuters

    Tencent Music Entertainment launched its hotly-anticipated U.S. initial public offering of up to $1.2 billion on Monday after global stock markets were boosted by a truce brokered by U.S. and Chinese leaders in their trade conflict.
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  • How Long Can Stocks Rally Due To Trade Truce?

    15 days ago - By Forbes

    Global stock markets have the potential to not only rally but making all-time highs because of two major changes. However, the jury is still out and there are concerns if the short term gains can change into long-term gains.
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  • China Truce, Oil Moves, Shell Emissions: CEO Daily for December 3, 2018

    15 days ago - By Fortune

    Good morning. David Meyer here, filling in for Alan from Cape Town.
    The appearance of a U.S.-China trade war “ceasefire” this weekend was a very good sign for the near-term future at least, and the markets are responding accordingly. Futures point to a pop of roughly 2-2.5% on Wall Street, in line with the rises seen today on the Hang Seng and Shanghai Composite indices, and in Europe too.
    However, while President Donald Trump has been talking up the truce brokered at the G20 summit as an “incredible deal” and potentially “one of the largest deals ever made,” there is every reason to look...
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  • DealBook Briefing: The Trade War Isn't Over. It's Just on Hold

    15 days ago - By NY Times

    There's still plenty that can go wrong even now the U.S. and China have called a temporary trade truce.
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  • Treasury yields rise as the US and China reach truce on trade

    15 days ago - By CNBC

    U.S. government debt prices sank on Monday, amid news that President Donald Trump's administration has reached a cease-fire with China on trade tariffs.
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  • German government welcomes U.S.-China truce halting new tariffs for 90 days

    15 days ago - By Reuters

    The German Economy Ministry on Monday welcomed a deal between the United States and China to halt additional tariffs and hold fresh talks to try to reach an agreement within 90 days.
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  • There's A Truce In The U.S.-China Trade War. What's Been Achieved?

    15 days ago - By NPR

    Steve Inskeep talks to Erin Ennis, senior vice president of the U.S.-China Business Council, about the U.S. and China reaching a temporary truce in the ongoing trade war launched earlier this year.
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  • US-China trade truce seen boosting US stock market

    15 days ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - The truce in the trade dispute between the U.S. and China should boost rattled financial markets, at least likely through year's end, experts say. But the stock market's wild gyrations of recent months likely will persist as the two countries strain to reach a permanent accord.
    "The all-clear sign hasn't flashed yet but it's certainly positive news," says Mike Loewengart, vice president of investment strategy at E-Trade.
    The U.S. was set to raise tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods Jan. 1. President Donald Trump agreed Saturday in a meeting with Chinese Leader Xi Jinping...
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  • China-U.S. trade sends world stocks, emerging markets surging

    15 days ago - By Reuters

    A truce between U.S. and Chinese leaders on trade tariffs provided boosted global markets on Monday, fuelling a nearly one percent surge on world stocks and pushing emerging currencies higher against the dollar.
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