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January 10, 2019 - 10:29 am
LONDON (AP) — The rally in global stock markets faded Thursday after U.S. and Chinese officials wrapped up three days of trade talks in Beijing without any significant breakthrough. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany's DAX dipped 0.1 percent to 10,881 while France's CAC 40 was 0.5 percent lower at 4...
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October 01, 2018 - 4:10 pm
By PAUL WISEMAN , AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — American dairy farmers get more access to the Canadian market. U.S. drug companies can fend off generic competition for a few more years. Automakers are under pressure to build more cars where workers earn decent wages. The North American...
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August 31, 2018 - 1:55 pm
By LUIS ALONSO LUGO and PAUL WISEMAN , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Toronto Star reports that President Donald Trump has said privately that he won't make compromises with Canada in high-stakes talks to revamp the North American Free Trade Agreement. The report appeared to raise doubt...
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August 03, 2018 - 11:43 am
By JOE McDONALD , AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) — China on Friday announced a $60 billion list of U.S. goods including coffee, honey and industrial chemicals for retaliation if Washington goes ahead with its latest tariff threat. The Finance Ministry accused the Trump administration of damaging...
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July 25, 2018 - 5:08 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — European Union Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker (zhahn-KLOHD' YUN'-kur) says he has made a deal with President Donald Trump to try to ease trade tensions. Juncker says during a joint Rose Garden appearance with Trump that he "had the intention to make a deal today and we...
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July 11, 2018 - 2:18 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers have finally acted on their frustration with the Trump administration's growing use of tariffs.   The Senate has passed a modest, nonbinding resolution designed to give Congress more say about trade penalties imposed in the name of national security.   The resolution has...
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June 30, 2018 - 6:26 am
TORONTO (AP) — Canada is announcing billions of dollars in retaliatory tariffs against the U.S. in response to the Trump administration's duties on Canadian steel and aluminum. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government released Friday the final list of items that Canada will target beginning July...
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June 19, 2018 - 4:27 pm
By PAUL WISEMAN and ZEKE MILLER , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and China edged closer Tuesday to triggering the riskiest trade war in decades, a fight that could weaken the world's two largest economies, unsettle relations between Beijing and Washington and crimp global...
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June 15, 2018 - 11:14 am
BEIJING (AP) — China's government responded quickly to U.S. President Donald Trump's tariff hike on Chinese goods by announcing Friday it will immediately impose penalties of "equal strength" on U.S. products. The Commerce Ministry said it also was scrapping deals to buy more American farm goods...
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June 06, 2018 - 5:18 pm
WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA), Vice Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence and a member of the Senate Banking and Finance Committees, along with Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker (R-TN) and Sens. Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND), Pat Toomey (R-PA),...
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