Sunday, 7 June , 2020

Trade Wars

China taking direct aim at US with Indo-Pacific trade strategy, expert...

The proposal is seen as a response to Washington’s efforts to boost Indo-Pacific alliances to rein in Chinese military deployment and investment 17 April, 2018 Beijing’s plan...

China Slaps Tariffs on U.S. Pork, Fruit and More

Apr 01, 2018 BEIJING—China said it’s rolling out new tariffs on meat, fruit and other products from the United States as retaliation against taxes approved...

A Travesty of Protectionism

By Michael Hudson March 9, 2018 Trump’s series of threats this week was a one-two punch. First, he threatened to impose national security tariffs on steel...

Trump’s launch of a global trade war

By Martin Khor 16 March 2018 Last week’s action by President Donald Trump has ended the United States’ leadership on liberal trade and may trigger a...

Chancellor Philip Hammond attacks Donald Trump’s tax cuts

The Chancellor is joining other European finance ministers in expressing concerns about the US President's plans. By Jon Craig Philip Hammond has risked a new row...