Thursday, 21 June , 2018

Trade

Isolated Trump leaves early as G7 summit fails to bridge divide

After fierce negotiations, G7 leaders issue typical statement after US trade threats and tensions over tariff dispute Jun 10, 2018 US President Donald Trump has pulled...

US Trade War with the European Union

By Peter Koenig 6 June 2018 Transcript of Skype Interview Background Brussels, June 6, 2018 (AFP) The EU on Wednesday said a raft of retaliatory tariffs, including on whiskey...

Why the White House’s approach to China trade talks may make...

Internal divisions may hamper chance of agreement while tariffs on close US allies could embolden China to take a tougher line By Wendy Wu 04 June,...

Trade Wars: US against EU, Neocons against Globalists

Germany, France, UK Agree to Defend Trade Interests in Standoff With US 29.04.2018 MOSCOW (Sputnik) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron and UK...

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...

US threatens trade war against China

By Nick Beams 23 March 2018 The Trump administration has opened a trade war against China by announcing that tariffs will be imposed on...

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...

Trump’s Trade War – or De-Globalization?

Peter Koenig 12 March 2018 President Trump’s bold ‘protectionist’ move of introducing import duties of 25% and 10% for steel and aluminum, respectively – and...

Gary Cohn Said He Will Resign as Trump’s Top Economic Adviser

By KATE KELLY and MAGGIE HABERMAN MARCH 6, 2018 Gary D. Cohn, President Trump’s top economic adviser, said on Tuesday that he would resign, becoming the...

Lori Wallach and Michael Hudson Debate Trump’s Plan to Impose Steel...

March 6, 2018 Ryan Criticizes Tariff Plan as Trump Issues Nafta Threat By ANA SWANSON MARCH 5, 2018 WASHINGTON — Paul D. Ryan, the Republican House speaker, criticized...