Tariffs

Wall Street ends up on hopes of easing U.S.-China trade tensions

3 minutes ago   |   Reuters

U.S. stocks rose on Thursday after a news report that further U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports would be paused spurred optimism that the two countries could resolve their trade...
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USTR Lighthizer denies he said China tariffs on hold

17 minutes ago   |   Reuters

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer did not tell business executives that another round of tariffs on Chinese imports is on hold, a USTR spokesperson said on Thursday...
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USTR Lighthizer denies he said China tariffs on hold

17 minutes ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Thursday denied a report that he had told some industry executives that another round of tariffs on Chinese imports had been put...
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USTR says next tranche of U.S. tariffs on imports from China on hold: FT

1 hour ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has told some industry executives that another round of tariffs on Chinese imports has been put on hold as the two nations pursue...
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Wall Street gains after report next round of China tariffs put on hold

1 hour ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

U.S. stocks gave up early losses on Thursday to rise sharply after the Financial Times reported that U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has told industry executives...
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Automaker groups warn U.S. tariffs will undermine new NAFTA deal

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

U.S. automakers and parts suppliers on Thursday urged the Trump administration to end steel and aluminum tariffs on Mexico and Canada and warned that potential U.S. national...
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Survey: Rural economy being hurt by tariffs, low prices

3 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

For the first time this year, a monthly survey of bankers in parts of 10 Plains and Western states indicates the regional rural economy is shrinking. The overall index of...
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U.S.-China Trade Talks Restart as Singapore Calls the Rivalry ‘Awkward'

5 hours ago   |   Fortune

Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said that the economic rivalry between the U.S. and China -otherwise known as the ongoing trade war- has become “awkward” for...
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U.S.-China Trade Talks Restart as Singapore Calls the Rivalry ‘Awkward'

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said that the economic rivalry between the U.S. and China -otherwise known as the ongoing trade war- has become “awkward” for...
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How the China trade war could get very bad, very fast

10 hours ago   |   Politico

Subscribe to POLITICO Money on Apple Podcasts here. | Subscribe via Stitcher here . Consumers have not yet felt a major hit from President Donald Trump's trade battle with...
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