free trade

U.K. to Ensure No Brexit Cliff-Edge for Carmakers, Minister Says

U.K. to Ensure No Brexit Cliff-Edge for Carmakers, Minister Says

U.K. carmakers including Nissan and Jaguar Land Rover won’t face a regulatory cliff-edge that damages their competitiveness in European markets at the end of 2020, according to Prime Minister Boris
Globalist Gary Cohn Falsely Claims Tariffs on China ‘Totally Hurt’ U.S.

Globalist Gary Cohn Falsely Claims Tariffs on China ‘Totally Hurt’ U.S.

Former White House economic adviser Gary Cohn, who proudly embraces the label "globalist," falsely claimed on Face The Nation that tariffs on Chinese imports have "totally hurt the United States."
Cross-Border Runners Brave Borders With Bribery in Zimbabwe

Cross-Border Runners Brave Borders With Bribery in Zimbabwe

Farai Mapondera sits at a Shell filling station about 500 yards from the Beitbridge border post that separates South Africa and Zimbabwe. It’s 3 p.m. and 40 degrees (104 Fahrenheit) so he’s slouched
Senate Passes USMCA, Giving Trump a Win Before Impeachment Trial

Senate Passes USMCA, Giving Trump a Win Before Impeachment Trial

The Senate approved President Donald Trump’s U.S.-Mexico-Canada free trade agreement on Thursday, handing the president a major political win on the same day senators will be sworn in as jurors in his
Xi’s Wider Fight With U.S. Only Just Beginning After Trade Deal

Xi’s Wider Fight With U.S. Only Just Beginning After Trade Deal

In a letter read out during Wednesday’s trade deal signing at the White House, Chinese leader Xi Jinping asked U.S. President Donald Trump to take steps to “enhance mutual trust and cooperation
Biden's 2020 Trade Agenda Copies Obama's 2008 Promises that Led to TPP

Biden's 2020 Trade Agenda Copies Obama's 2008 Promises that Led to TPP

Former Vice President Joe Biden's trade agenda in the 2020 Democrat presidential primary replicates then-candidate Barack Obama's trade promises in 2008 -- promises that ultimately led to the
Alan Tonelson: China Won’t Abide by the Trade Deal No Matter How It's Translated

Alan Tonelson: China Won’t Abide by the Trade Deal No Matter How It's Translated

China would not abide by the terms of any trade deal with the U.S. regardless of what is in the final Chinese language translation of the agreement, warned economist Alan Tonelson.
Trump Set to Sign ‘Beautiful Monster’ Trade Deal With China

Trump Set to Sign ‘Beautiful Monster’ Trade Deal With China

President Donald Trump is poised to sign a deal with China on Wednesday that for the first time would punish Beijing if it fails to deliver on pledges related to its currency, intellectual property
Rick Fisher on Taiwan’s Tsai’s Re-election: A Rebuke to Beijing, Boost for Freedom Against Communists

Rick Fisher on Taiwan’s Tsai’s Re-election: A Rebuke to Beijing, Boost for Freedom Against Communists

Rick Fisher, a senior fellow at the International Assessment and Strategy Center, described Taiwan's "landslide" re-election of President Tsai Ing-wen as a victory for freedom around the world
Chamber of Commerce Head Urges Congress to Step Up on Privacy, Labor

Chamber of Commerce Head Urges Congress to Step Up on Privacy, Labor

The leader of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce said the powerful business group will fight to reverse liberal policies being pushed in the states and by some Democratic candidates for president.
Boris Johnson, Ursula Von Der Leyen Set Out Rival Red Lines for Post-Brexit

Boris Johnson, Ursula Von Der Leyen Set Out Rival Red Lines for Post-Brexit

Boris Johnson and Ursula von der Leyen set out rival red lines for their visions of a post-Brexit deal in the first clash of a negotiation set to be thornier than the fraught talks to secure Britain’s
White House: Trump’s Economic Boom Benefiting Working Class Most

White House: Trump’s Economic Boom Benefiting Working Class Most

Blue-collar and working class Americans are seeing the "biggest gains" within Donald Trump's econony, said WH spokesperson Adam Kennedy,
U.S. Steel to Lay Off More than 1500 American Workers, Idle Michigan Plant

U.S. Steel to Lay Off More than 1500 American Workers, Idle Michigan Plant

U.S. Steel announced that more than 1,500 American workers will be laid off as the company plans to effectively idle a plant near Detroit, Michigan.
Steve Scalise: Democrat Candidates Hold 63 Million Trump Voters in Contempt

Steve Scalise: Democrat Candidates Hold 63 Million Trump Voters in Contempt

Democrat presidential candidates hold 63 million Americans who voted for President Donald Trump in contempt, said Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA).
Wakanda Was Listed as a USDA Free Trade Partner, But It Didn't Last Forever (No Really, That Happened)

Wakanda Was Listed as a USDA Free Trade Partner, But It Didn't Last Forever (No Really, That Happened)

You know how Chadwick Boseman is visibly tired of doing the “Wakanda Forever” salute during press tours? Imagine if he had to do that in real life as the Wakanda ambassador for the sake of
How the USMCA sets the stage for the future of trade

How the USMCA sets the stage for the future of trade

The key to a successful free trade deal? Less free trade.
'Celebrate Boris!' – Trump Hails UK Election Result, 'Massive New Trade Deal After Brexit'

'Celebrate Boris!' – Trump Hails UK Election Result, 'Massive New Trade Deal After Brexit'

U.S. President Donald Trump has hailed Prime Minister Boris Johnson "great WIN!" in Britain's general election, anticipating a British-American free trade agreement which will put Britain's commercial

From Online Shoppers to Dairy Farmers, the New Nafta Will Leave Winners and Losers in Its Wake

The overall benefit to U.S. GDP is small: a 0.35% increase in the agreement’s sixth year. But like all trade deals, this one creates winners and losers.
U.S. Farmers Back Trump: Federal Aid Has 'Been a Godsend' in Trade War

U.S. Farmers Back Trump: Federal Aid Has 'Been a Godsend' in Trade War

American farmers are backing President Trump in the United States' trade war with China, calling the president's billions in federal aid to farmers "a godsend."
Key Mexican Officials to Meet Sunday Afternoon on USMCA Proposal

Key Mexican Officials to Meet Sunday Afternoon on USMCA Proposal

Members of Mexico’s Senate will meet key negotiators Sunday afternoon to deliberate on the latest version of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada free-trade agreement, said Majority Leader Ricardo Monreal.