• China Files WTO Complaint Over U.S. Tariffs On $200 Billion Of Imports

    4 monthes ago - By NPR

    The complaint comes less than a week after the Trump administration published a preliminary list of more than 6,000 Chinese products that it wants to hit with new tariffs.
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  • US challenges China, EU and others at WTO over steel tariffs

    US challenges China, EU and others at WTO over steel tariffs

    4 monthes ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - The Trump administration is filing a challenge at the World Trade Organization against China, the European Union, Canada, Mexico and Turkey for retaliating against American tariffs on imported steel and aluminum.
    The United States has imposed tariffs of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum on the grounds that the imported metals pose a threat to American national security. China, the EU, Canada, Mexico and Turkey have counterpunched with taxes on $24 billion worth of U.S. exports.
    U.S. Trade Rep. Robert Lighthizer says their retaliation violates the rules of the...
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  • Tulsa Aims to Combat Trade War Layoffs with New Business Park

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    The Trump administration's trade war is heating up , and while the president frames himself as a defender of American manufacturers, these U.S. laborers are the ones hurting from increased tariffs. Industry associations across multiple sectors estimate that thousands of jobs could be lost due to Trump's trade war.
    The city of Tulsa, Okla. aims to directly combat this with the construction of a new business park. In a partnership with the George Kaiser Family Foundation , the city is offering a $10 million incentive to ease infrastructure and development costs for manufacturers at the new...
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  • Earnings Season Is Here For Dow Jones Industrial Average

    4 monthes ago - By ETF Daily News

    Market technician Dave Chojnacki of StreetOne Technical Analysis kicks off the new trading week with an in-depth look at the important technical levels for the U.S. averages.
    Equities opened flat to slightly lower on Friday, but then gradually moved higher throughout the morning. Afternoon trading was flat on low volume, as summer Friday's are in full swing. We have the earnings season beginning to kick off and investors will be looking for results before putting any large money to work.
    Despite the slow day the major averages were able to eke out small gains by the end of the day. The...
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  • China launches WTO action against US over $200bn tariff threat

    China launches WTO action against US over $200bn tariff threat

    4 monthes ago - By RT

    Beijing has filed a complaint with the World Trade Organization against planned US duties on $200 billion worth of Chinese products, China's Ministry of Commerce announced on Monday.
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