• Asia shares, US stock futures hit as China's export slump jolts investors

    8 days ago - By Reuters

    Asian shares and U.S. stock futures skidded on Monday after a shock contraction in Chinese exports pointed to deepening cracks in the world's second-biggest economy and raised fears of a sharper slowdown in global growth and corporate profits.
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  • SpongeBob and the Sinking of Viacom's China Dream

    8 days ago - By Washington Post

    Don't blame the trade war: Byzantine rules and slowing growth had already thwarted the U.S. media giant's TV ambitions.
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  • The Latest: China '18 trade surplus with US at record $323B

    8 days ago - By Chron

    BEIJING - The Latest on China-U.S. trade and the tariffs battle between the two biggest economies :
    11:55 a.m.
    China's politically sensitive trade surplus with the United States surged to a record $323.3 billion in 2018 as a tariff battle with Washington intensified.
    Customs data released Monday show exports rose 11.3 percent to $478.4 billion despite President Donald Trump's punitive tariffs in a fight over Chinese technology ambitions. Imports of American goods rose just 0.7 percent over 2017. That reflects the impact of Beijing's retaliatory tariffs and encouragement to importers to buy...
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