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China’s Gloves Are Beginning to Come Off, Says U.S.-Asean Business Council’s Michalak

China’s Gloves Are Beginning to Come Off, Says U.S.-Asean Business Council’s Michalak

Michael Michalak, senior vice president and regional managing director for U.S.-Asean Business Council, discusses the U.S.-China trade negotiations, where he thinks they are heading and what Mexico
Trump's Currency War Plan Puts Treasury and Commerce at Odds

Trump's Currency War Plan Puts Treasury and Commerce at Odds

President Donald Trump is poised to turn the $5.1 trillion-a-day global currency market into the next battlefield in his trade war with a proposal that has set two U.S. government agencies on a

Automakers Press Trump to Reach Emissions Deal With California

A group of major domestic and foreign automakers has formally asked President Donald Trump to restart talks with California over vehicle emission regulations, saying that failing to reach a unified
5% Tariffs on Mexico Imports Set for Monday

5% Tariffs on Mexico Imports Set for Monday

Vice President Mike Pence says the administration still plans to impose tariffs on Mexico next week with no agreement on halting the flow of migrants. Bloomberg’s Josh Wingrove reports on “Bloomberg
Colombia’s Finance Minister Says Central Bank Governor Talks Too Much

Colombia’s Finance Minister Says Central Bank Governor Talks Too Much

Colombia’s Finance Minister Alberto Carrasquilla said the nation’s central bank governor is overstepping the limits of his role by talking publicly about topics other than monetary policy.
Elizabeth Warren Climbs in 2020 Race as Policy Focus Gets Attention

Elizabeth Warren Climbs in 2020 Race as Policy Focus Gets Attention

Elizabeth Warren has been climbing in the Democratic presidential contest by using a stream of policy blueprints and hours of selfies with voters to chip away at her immediate target: Bernie Sanders.
Quick U.S. Trade Deal Is Unlikely, Former Chinese Minister Says

Quick U.S. Trade Deal Is Unlikely, Former Chinese Minister Says

Don’t bet on a quick trade deal between the world’s two largest economies, according to a former top trade official for China.
Peru Toughens Entry Rules as Venezuelan Migrants Pour In

Peru Toughens Entry Rules as Venezuelan Migrants Pour In

Peru will make it harder for Venezuelans to cross its border starting next week as a massive influx of migrants fuels social tensions in the Andean country.
Rare-Earths Giant to Prioritize U.S. Military's Needs, CEO Says

Rare-Earths Giant to Prioritize U.S. Military's Needs, CEO Says

The world’s largest rare-earth producer outside of China will prioritize the U.S. military’s needs when it starts production at a plant it’s building in Texas, the company’s chief executive officer
U.A.E.-Led Probe of Oil Tanker Attacks Blames a ‘State Actor’

U.A.E.-Led Probe of Oil Tanker Attacks Blames a ‘State Actor’

An investigation into a spate of attacks on oil tankers in the Middle East last month has concluded that a “state actor” is to blame, according to a summary of the preliminary findings of the probe by
Rejected Google Job-Seekers Clear Hurdle to Sue Over Alleged Liberal Bias

Rejected Google Job-Seekers Clear Hurdle to Sue Over Alleged Liberal Bias

White conservative males who allege that liberal bias at Google Inc. doomed their chances of getting hired by the tech giant cleared the first hurdle to proceed with their lawsuit.
Mexico Proposes Sending National Guard to Southern Border

Mexico Proposes Sending National Guard to Southern Border

Mexico is proposing to send national guard troops to its southern border with Guatemala as it seeks to stem the flow of undocumented migrants and reach a deal with the U.S., Foreign Minister Marcelo
Pence Warns Mexico Tariffs Are Coming With More Talks Set Friday

Pence Warns Mexico Tariffs Are Coming With More Talks Set Friday

Vice President Mike Pence said the U.S. still plans to impose tariffs on Mexico next week, as American and Mexican officials planned further talks aimed at defusing a crisis between the two countries
Michael Flynn Fires His Attorneys Ahead of His Sentencing

Michael Flynn Fires His Attorneys Ahead of His Sentencing

Michael Flynn, who lied to investigators at the outset of what became Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe, dismissed the lawyers who have represented him since he was charged and pleaded
China's Lessons for Mexico on Trump: Dig In and Keep It Personal

China's Lessons for Mexico on Trump: Dig In and Keep It Personal

As Mexico faces up to the prospect of a protracted trade struggle with President Donald Trump, China has lessons to offer its fellow Group of 20 member.
Trump Says He’ll Decide on Next China Tariffs After G-20

Trump Says He’ll Decide on Next China Tariffs After G-20

U.S. President Donald Trump said he’ll decide whether to enact tariffs on another $325 billion in Chinese imports after the Group of 20 summit at the end of the month in Japan, where he’s expected to
Training Rollover Kills West Point Cadet, Injures Many

Training Rollover Kills West Point Cadet, Injures Many

A vehicle loaded with West Point cadets on summer training overturned in rough, wooded terrain Thursday, killing one cadet and injuring several others, the U.S. Military Academy said.
Rights Group Corrects Report Tying Megvii to Xinjiang Police

Rights Group Corrects Report Tying Megvii to Xinjiang Police

Human Rights Watch has withdrawn an assertion from a May report that linked rising Chinese AI star Megvii and its facial recognition software to an app used in controversial mass surveillance in the
Rivals in Race to Succeed May Set Out Their Brexit Plans

Rivals in Race to Succeed May Set Out Their Brexit Plans

The runners to succeed Theresa May as British prime minister have set out their rival plans to negotiate Brexit, with a focus on persuading the Irish government and the European Union to shift their
Memes And WhatsApp Videos Are Ammo in Brazil Pension ‘War’ Room

Memes And WhatsApp Videos Are Ammo in Brazil Pension ‘War’ Room

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro’s supporters have set up a nerve center aimed at influencing social media debate over his ambitious pension reform proposal.
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