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Firms in US, China scramble as new tariffs hurt business

On both sides of the Pacific, importers, exporters scrambe as further tariffs of 15 per cent come into effect, on top of the 10 per cent.

31 May 2019 2:11 PM

US to hit Mexico with tariffs over 'illegal migrants': Donald Trump

Donald Trump said on June 10th, the United States will impose a 5 per cent Tariff on all goods after he posted a video of illegal migrants.

31 May 2019 8:51 AM

'Done Deal': US end India's trade preference

President Donald Trump's administration said in March it was removing India from the Generalized System of Preferences.

31 May 2019 8:27 AM

Canada takes first step toward ratifying new North American trade deal

The United States struck deals on May 17 to lift tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada and Mexico.

28 May 2019 10:51 AM

Trade with Japan not as big a problem for Donald Trump as China

The USD 70 billion Japanese trade surplus with the US is dwarfed by China’s USD 379 billion surplus.

25 May 2019 9:28 AM


China's Xi Jinping warns of difficult times amid trade war with US

The two countries are locked in tit-for-tat tariff increases on each other’s imports, after talks broke down to resolve their dispute.

23 May 2019 9:02 AM

China's tough rhetoric leaves trade talks with US in limbo

CNBC, citing sources, said the trade talks had stalled and the next round of discussions was “in flux.”

18 May 2019 2:37 PM

Trump lifts steel, aluminium tariffs on Mexico, Canada

The statement came moments after Canada released the agreement between Ottawa and Washington in which they agree to eliminate US tariffs.

18 May 2019 2:26 PM

China invoke past wars, patriotism as trade war with US intensifies

The United States is not sincere about wanting to resume trade talks with China and has damaged the atmosphere for negotiations.

17 May 2019 1:33 PM

China delusional, they want Joe Biden to get elected: Donald Trump

In a series of tweets, Donald Trump indicated toughening of his stand against China.

13 May 2019 8:28 AM


Meeting set for next month on trade between Trump, Xi: White House

In his own comments on Saturday, Trump struck a more belligerent tone, urging China that it would be 'wise for them to act now.'

13 May 2019 8:15 AM

Trade deal now or 'far worse' in 2020: Trump to China

Washington and Beijing are locked in trade battle that has seen mounting tariffs, sparking fears the dispute will damage the global economy.

12 May 2019 2:50 PM

'Make or produce in good old USA': Trump shows way to avoid tariffs

Trump had accused Beijing of reneging on its commitments in trade talks and ordered new punitive duties, which took effect Friday.

12 May 2019 7:46 AM

'Negotiations have not broken down': China confident of US trade talks

China's top trade negotiator Liu He said on Friday in Washington that trade talks with the US would continue in Beijing.

11 May 2019 8:59 AM

US increases tariffs on Chinese goods; China says it will retaliate

China's Ministry said it 'deeply regrets' the US decision, adding that it would take necessary countermeasures, without elaborating.

10 May 2019 3:43 PM


China-US trade talks resume; Trump insists deal 'still likely'

But Trump warned he was also more than happy to use tariffs in resolving his differences with China.

10 May 2019 8:41 AM

US-China trade tensions threat to world economy: IMF chief

The head of the International Monetary Fund said that fresh trade tensions between the US and China were a threat to the world economy.

07 May 2019 3:35 PM

US says China fell back on trade commitments, talks continue

China had backtracked on commitments in trade talks, prompting US President Donald Trump to threaten additional tariffs over the weekend.

07 May 2019 8:20 AM

Trump keeps pressure on China in do or die trade talks

US President Donald Trump that the United States will raise tariffs on USD 200 billion of Chinese goods -- a blunt warning to Beijing.

06 May 2019 10:50 AM

US, China hold 'progressive' trade talks in Beijing

China and the United States held productive trade talks in Beijing and will continue discussions in Washington next week.

01 May 2019 2:15 PM