• America Expects Too Much From the WTO. But It's Our Problem to Fix

    One year ago - By Fortune

    This week President Donald Trump heads to Canada for a tense G7 Summit with leading industrialized nations. Under the looming threat of trade wars, huge countries threaten to impose duties on each other with hundreds of billions of dollars at stake. It's shocking that the U.S., the ringleader of the world's free-market economies, helped bring this about by so boldly defying the international trade conventions that we took the lead in developing.
    The best way out is not a fight with our trading partners-it's to fix the outdated trade rules that are helping to cause international tensions...
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  • Trump says he doesn't think he needs to 'prepare very much' for his meeting with Kim Jong Un

    One year ago - By Chron

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    President Donald Trump on Thursday said he didn't think he needed to "prepare very much" for the coming summit with North Korea.
    Instead, he said, his "attitude" during the talks would be more important.
    Trump also said that his impending meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un would be "much more than a photo op" but that the US was unlikely to accomplish all that it wished for in a single meeting.
    Trump is set to meet Kim at the Capella Hotel in Singapore on Tuesday.
    President Donald Trump on Thursday said he didn't think he needed to "prepare very much" for...
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  • Trump Says He Doesn't Need to ‘Prepare Very Much' for Kim Summit

    One year ago - By Fortune

    President Donald Trump said he doesn't have to "prepare very much" for his June 12 summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, saying success in the meeting will be "about attitude."
    "I think I'm very well prepared," Trump told reporters Thursday during a meeting at the White House with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. "I don't think I have to prepare very much. It's about attitude, it's about willingness to get things done."
    "This isn't a question of preparation: It's a question of whether or not people want it to happen, and we'll know that very quickly," Trump continued. Trump added...
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