• Asia stocks edge up, investors cautious on U.S.-China trade talks

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    TOKYO - Asian stocks edged up on Friday as investors kept a cautious watch on developments in U.S.-China trade negotiations, while the dollar was perched near a five-month peak against a basket of currencies thanks to the benchmark U.S. Treasury yield topping a seven-year high.
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  • China offers Trump package to slash U.S. trade deficit: officials

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    WASHINGTON - China has offered U.S. President Donald Trump a package of proposed purchases of American goods and other measures aimed at reducing the U.S. trade deficit with China by some $200 billion a year, U.S. officials familiar with the proposal said.
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  • Even his allies think Trump's trade plans are overloading the system

    5 monthes ago - By Washington Post

    This week alone, administration officials pursued fading hopes for a new North American trade deal even as they hosted China's vice premier for talks aimed at averting an open breach between the world's two largest economies.
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  • Business Highlights

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

    US is running out of time on NAFTA while confronting China
    WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's team is running out of time to rewrite a trade pact with Canada and Mexico this year just as it's confronting China and sparring with its allies over U.S. tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. If negotiators can't agree on a revamped the North American Free Trade Agreement soon, the talks could drag into 2019. Or Trump could carry out his threat to abandon the agreement and throw commerce among the three NAFTA countries into disarray.
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  • Trump criticizes China on trade

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. President Donald Trump said China became "very spoiled" on trade, and that it "ripped off " the U.S. for years as U.S. and Chinese officials hold high-level trade talks in Washington. Aleksandra Michalska reports.
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