International Trade

Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser

Aug 19, 2017

President Donald Trump is losing another informal adviser: billionaire investor Carl Icahn

Chinese traders furious after crackdown on N. Korean imports

Aug 18, 2017

Furious Chinese businesspeople say Beijing's decision to enforce U.N. sanctions on North Korean seafood imports would hobble the economy of an entire northeastern city, sparking a rare public protest after the surprise move choked off the trade

Skeptics dismiss Bannon's call for economic war with China

Aug 18, 2017

Advocates of a measured approach by the U.S. in dealing with China as an economic rival are dismissing White House adviser Steve Bannon's call for economic war

The real revolution in NKorea is rise of consumer culture

Aug 18, 2017

The real revolution in North Korea is the rise of a new consumer culture

'Maniacal' focus on China puts Trump aide out of mainstream

Aug 17, 2017

Steve Bannon isn't alone in pondering China's emerging superpower status, but his call for an "economic war" on the Asian nation puts him far outside the mainstream

US announces deal to export pork to Argentina

Aug 17, 2017

The United States says it has agreed to terms on a deal to export pork to Argentina for the first time in 25 years

Global stocks slip as investors digest central bank reports

Aug 17, 2017

Global stock markets mostly lower as investors digest accounts of US and eurozone central banks' meetings

China warns Washington against 'trade war'

Aug 17, 2017

China's government has warned Washington 'there is no winner in a trade war' after an aide to President Donald Trump called in published comments for a tougher stance toward Beijing

New Zealand lawmaker says good chance of Pacific trade deal

Aug 17, 2017

New Zealand's trade minister says he believes there's an odds-on chance that a group of 11 Pacific nations including Japan and Australia will sign a free trade deal, despite the U.S. pulling out

Asian shares mostly higher following gains on Wall Street

Aug 17, 2017

Asian share benchmarks higher after Wall St. gains, upbeat Japan trade data

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