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Heather Timmons

Factbox: U.S. faces a gauntlet of trade deadlines before year-end

5:04pm IST

WASHINGTON Trade talks between the United States and China ended last week on a mostly uncertain note, but one thing was clear - the White House canceled a scheduled tariff hike on $250 billion in Chinese goods that would have gone into effect on Tuesday.

Are U.S.-Chinese tariffs on almost everything the 'new normal'?

14 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump called his Phase 1 trade deal with China "by far, the greatest and biggest deal ever made," even though nothing was agreed on paper, and most of the tariffs set upon Chinese goods remain in place.

China's Xinhua focuses more on progress, less on a pending U.S. trade deal

12 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. officials on Friday promised a "Phase 1" deal with China on a host of conflicts from intellectual property to currency was imminent, but China's official state-owned news organization Xinhua struck a more cautious tone.

China's Xinhua focuses more on progress, less on a pending U.S. trade deal

12 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. officials on Friday promised a "Phase 1" deal with China on a host of conflicts from intellectual property to currency was imminent, but China's official state-owned news organization Xinhua struck a more cautious tone.

China's Xinhua focuses more on progress, less on a pending U.S. trade deal

12 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON, Oct 11 U.S. officials on Friday promised a "Phase 1" deal with China on a host of conflicts from intellectual property to currency was imminent, but China's official state-owned news organization Xinhua struck a more cautious tone.

Beijing likely to pass on Trump invitation to probe Bidens, China experts say

04 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON If China were to act on U.S. President Donald Trump's surprising request on Thursday to start an investigation into Democratic rival Joe Biden and his family, it would be breaking one of its stated rules: do not meddle in another nation's internal politics.

Factbox - Six new pieces of information in memo on Trump's Ukraine call

26 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON The White House released a memo on Wednesday summarising President Donald Trump's phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy in July that prompted Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives to start an impeachment inquiry.

Factbox: Six new pieces of information in memo on Trump's Ukraine call

26 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON The White House released a memo on Wednesday summarizing President Donald Trump's phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy in July that prompted Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives to start an impeachment inquiry.

August jobs report points to slowing economy, Fed rate cut

06 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. job growth slowed more than expected in August, reflecting the U.S. trade war with China and raising expectations for a Federal Reserve rate cut this month.

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