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UK Trade Negotiators Eye Blockchain Provisions in Coming US Trade Talks

The U.K.'s trade negotiators want to set the pace for global blockchain regulation in its upcoming free trade talks with the United States.
President Trump says a trade deal with China might not happen by the end of the year

President Trump says a trade deal with China might not happen by the end of the year

President Donald Trump said Friday that he hasn't yet agreed to a rollback of tariffs with the Chinese government, casting more uncertainty on the projected timeline of the already tumultuous trade

United States Won’t Raise Tariffs on Japanese Vehicles, Report Suggests

With Japan and the United States spending the better part of the summer discussing trade relations, there were minor fears that the island nation would become subject to new tariffs. Fortunately, most
The Dow Is on Track to Post Its Best June Since 1938

The Dow Is on Track to Post Its Best June Since 1938

The current market is priced to "something beyond perfection," says one analyst of the June run-up.

Trump and Tim Cook go face-to-face to talk US trade policy

Apple’s CEO quietly made a visit to the White House today, where Tim Cook met with Pres. Trump to discuss trade and other matters. The tax Trump is threatening to put on all Apple’s imports from China
President Trump says China is waffling on trade talks because it wants to deal with Biden or another 'very weak' Democrat

President Trump says China is waffling on trade talks because it wants to deal with Biden or another 'very weak' Democrat

Just as the United States and China appeared to be getting close to a landmark trade deal after months of negotiation, Beijing threatened to undo all of it. President Donald Trump said it was because

New Trump trade rhetoric spells trouble for Apple

Apple started its work week to news of its stock in freefall thanks to Sunday tweets by President Donald Trump threatening to tag more Chinese goods with a 25 percent tariff unless the two countries
Trump says he’ll hike tariffs on China as the trade war takes a sudden turn

Trump says he’ll hike tariffs on China as the trade war takes a sudden turn

Today the US president tweeted his plans to introduce greater tariffs on Chinese goods, despite recently suggesting that trade negotiations were going well.

How Seriously Should We Take Trump’s Mexican Auto Tariff Threat?

On Thursday, President Donald Trump threatened to impose tariffs on cars entering the United States from Mexico if the nation doesn’t assist Washington in dealing with the migrant situation at its
One in Five U.S. Companies Say China Has Stolen Their Intellectual Property

One in Five U.S. Companies Say China Has Stolen Their Intellectual Property

Estimated losses of U.S. companies range between $225 billion and $600 billion annually.
One in Five U.S. Companies Say China Has Stolen Their Intellectual Property

One in Five U.S. Companies Say China Has Stolen Their Intellectual Property

Estimated losses of U.S. companies range between $225 billion and $600 billion annually.

White House wonk says China ‘picked off’ Apple IP

A White House official said today China is stealing Apple technology secrets but did not provide specific details. National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow made the comment during a

Trump Puts Hold on New Auto Tariffs; Trade Negotiations Commence With Europe

President Donald Trump agreed on Wednesday to refrain from imposing car tariffs while the United States launches negotiations to cut other trade barriers with the European Union. After a meeting at

Bet You Forgot Today Was the NAFTA Deadline

If you forgot today was the deadline for finalizing North American Free Trade negotiations, don’t worry, so did practically everyone else. In fact, the whole affair is starting to feel like that old

Team Trump Eases Demands on NAFTA’s Regional Auto Content

The United States is softening the contentious automotive content requirement mandates pushed by the Trump administration as part of NAFTA renegotiation talks. While the demand is only one of many
Asian Economies Remain Concerned About Trade with U.S.

Asian Economies Remain Concerned About Trade with U.S.

Despite escaping the "currency manipulator" tag.