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China vows fight against Trump's latest tariffs as stocks sink

Aug 02 2019

BEIJING/WASHINGTON China on Friday vowed to fight back against U.S. President Donald Trump's abrupt decision to slap 10% tariffs on the remaining $300 billion in Chinese imports, a move that ended a month-long trade truce. | Video

Trump, EU officials announce deal to sell more American beef to Europe

Aug 02 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump announced a deal on Friday to sell more American beef to Europe, a modest win for an administration that remains mired in a trade war with China, but he said tariffs on European auto exports remain a possibility.

Trump eskaliert Handelsstreit mit China - Angst vor globaler Rezession

Aug 02 2019

Washington/Peking Der Handelskonflikt zwischen den weltgrößten Volkswirtschaften USA und China spitzt sich zu und nährt die Furcht vor einer globalen Rezession.

Trump plays down new apparent North Korea test, still open to talks

Aug 02 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday played down what appeared to be North Korea's third missile launch in just over week, saying they were short-range and "very standard" and would not affect his willingness to negotiate with Pyongyang. | Video

WRAPUP 7-Trump hits China with more tariffs, sharply escalating trade dispute

Aug 02 2019

* U.S. to impose 10% tariffs on $300 bln of China imports -Trump

Trump warns China against delaying trade deal as talks resume

Jul 30 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned China against waiting out his first term to finalize any trade deal, saying if he wins re-election in the November 2020 U.S. presidential contest, the outcome will be worse for China. | Video

Trump says he will seek U.S. trade accord with Brazil

Jul 30 2019

WASHINGTON/BRASILIA/SAO PAULO President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he will pursue a U.S. trade agreement with Brazil, suggesting a friendly relationship with President Jair Bolsonaro could help lower trade barriers between the two biggest economies in the Americas.

RPT-U.S. firms see little clarity on Huawei as U.S.-China talks resume

Jul 30 2019

WASHINGTON, July 29 A month after President Donald Trump said he would allow U.S. companies to resume selling to blacklisted Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei , his administration has done little to clarify what sales will be permitted.

U.S. firms see little clarity on Huawei as U.S.-China talks resume

Jul 30 2019

WASHINGTON A month after President Donald Trump said he would allow U.S. companies to resume selling to blacklisted Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, his administration has done little to clarify what sales will be permitted.

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Trump paints picture of unity at prickly G7 summit

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he was getting along well with Western allies at a G7 summit in France, dismissing reports of rifts among leaders and declaring that they "respect" the trade war between Washington and Beijing.