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US delays tariffs on some Chinese-made cellphones, laptop computers

1 month ago   |   By WBALTV

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative says it would delay the tariffs to Dec. 15 tariffs on some goods, including cellphones, laptop computers, video game consoles, some toys, computer monitors, shoes and clothing.
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Apple leads Wall Street rally as U.S. delays on tariffs

Apple leads Wall Street rally as U.S. delays on tariffs

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

U.S. stocks surged more than 1.5% on Tuesday after the Trump administration said it would delay 10% tariffs on some Chinese products, including laptops and cell phones, driving a 4% rally in shares of iPhone maker Apple Inc.
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Trump Caves To Business Pressure And Delays Apple Tax Tariff Until December

1 month ago   |   By Politicus USA

The Trump administration on Tuesday delayed imposing a 10% import tariff on laptops, cell phones, video game consoles and some other products made in China that had been scheduled to start next month, in an abrupt pull-back from a hardline stance on Chinese trade.
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