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China's Economy Slows But Its Surplus Grows: CEO Daily

1 day ago   |   Fortune

Good morning. Last weekend China released its economic data for the second quarter. It didn't look good. GDP growth slowed to its lowest level in 27 years, shuffling in at 6.2%...
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More signs point to a slowing economy

2 days ago   |   Times Union

ALBANY - Strong employment hasn't been enough to calm concerns about the direction of the economy. On Wednesday, M&T Bank reported that more than three-quarters of the small...
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Barclays surveyed more than 400 investors about their biggest market fear - and a clear majority cited Trump's global trade war

Barclays surveyed more than 400 investors about their biggest market fear - and a clear majority cited Trump's global trade war

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

A Barclays survey of more than 400 investors showed widespread fear of how President Trump's global trade war could affect markets. The survey follows Trump reigniting threats...
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Facing Trump's tariffs, some companies move, change or wait

2 days ago   |   Star Tribune

Some are moving factories out of China. Others are strategically redesigning products. Some are seeking loopholes in trade law or even mislabeling where their goods originate...
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Sliding Japan exports, manufacturing gloom heighten economic risks

2 days ago   |   Reuters

Japan's exports fell yet again in June, while manufacturers' confidence crumbled to a three-year low this month as a Sino-U.S. tariff row, slowing China growth and rising trade...
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Smarting from import tariffs, Mercer County steelmaker furloughs 80 to 100

Smarting from import tariffs, Mercer County steelmaker furloughs 80 to 100

3 days ago   |   Post Gazette

NLMK employs 750 people in Farrell and at a coatings plant in Sharon.
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10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Here is what you need to know. 1. France is Trump's new target as he broadens the scope of his global trade war once again. The US has set the stage to retaliate against a...
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Vietnam Is Receiving Diverted U.S. Orders From China. That Doesn't Mean It's Winning the Trade War

3 days ago   |   Fortune

There's a common saying within the C-suite that a trade war has no winners. But recent reports suggest maybe one victor is emerging from the U.S.-China trade spat...
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Volvo Cars to cut costs as trade war dents profits

3 days ago   |   Reuters

Volvo on Thursday announced plans to cut fixed costs by 2 billion Swedish crowns , becoming the latest carmaker to warn that pricing pressure and tariffs arising from the...
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Don't expect a trade deal with China before the 2020 election

Don't expect a trade deal with China before the 2020 election

3 days ago   |   New York Post

Here we go again. The president said this week that negotiations with China over trade are far from resolving anything. So he's talking punitive tariffs again. And that is...
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