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U.S.'s Mnuchin: 'Significant' issues remain over NAFTA

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

WASHINGTON - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Monday said major issues remained in talks between the United States, Mexico and Canada to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement.
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'Significant' issues remain with NAFTA renegotiations: Mnuchin

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

WASHINGTON - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Monday significant issues remained in talks between the United States, Mexico and Canada to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement.
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Stocks, oil & dollar rise as trade war put "on hold"

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

Stocks, oil prices and the dollar were on the rise on Monday after the U.S.-China trade war was declared "on hold", while in Europe, Italy's borrowing costs climbed and the Milan bourse retreated as two anti-establishment parties got closer to power. Sonia Legg reports
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The Latest: Trump defends US trade dealings with China

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Latest on U.S.-China trade talks :
8:45 a.m.
President Donald Trump is defending his administration's trade dealings with China a day after his Treasury secretary said the two countries were putting a trade war "on hold."
Trump tweeted Monday: "China has agreed to buy massive amounts of ADDITIONAL Farm/Agricultural Products - would be one of the best things to happen to our farmers in many years!"
Trump adds: "On China, Barriers and Tariffs to come down for first time."
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday that the U.S. and China were "putting the trade war on...
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Mnuchin: We've made 'very meaningful progress' with China on trade issues

1 month ago   |   By CNBC

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin puts a positive face on U.S.-China trade negotiations.
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Investors Are Really Excited About the Pause in U.S.-China Trade War

1 month ago   |   By Fortune

The news of a pause in the “trade war” between the U.S. and China has had a speedy and positive effect on the markets.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday that the countries were “putting the trade war on hold” following talks last week in Washington, D.C.
There's no detailed deal yet, but China has promised to step up its purchases of U.S. agricultural and energy goods and services. This is apparently tied to the U.S. easing restrictions on high-tech exports to China.
In China, both the CSI300 and Shanghai Composite indices ended Monday's trading up, by 0.5% and 0.6%...
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China relieved U.S. trade war is "on hold"

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

The U.S. trade war with China is "on hold" after the governments agreed to drop tariff threats and work on a wider agreement. On Monday China's Foreign Ministry says that the de-escalation is good for the world. Kate King reports.
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Trump's US-China trade talks are being judged a failure as even his supporters are bashing the deal

Trump's US-China trade talks are being judged a failure as even his supporters are bashing the deal

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

President Donald Trump's administration put out a joint statement with the Chinese government Saturday on the ongoing talks that have had the world fearing a trade war.
It's getting slammed by Trump supporters.
The statement praises "constructive consultations" between Washington and Beijing, but it lacks any specifics or dollar amounts, despite Trump repeatedly citing specific figures in the run up to the talks.
Trump said he would go after intellectual property theft, but the statement on Saturday didn't say much.
Also, Trump may be allowing China to pass off trade it already wanted to...
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U.S. Puts Trade War On Hold While Talking With China, Mnuchin Says

1 month ago   |   By NPR

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin says the U.S. and China have agreed on a trade framework. Steve Inskeep talks to William Zarit, head of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Beijing.
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