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  • FTSE 100 at record high after trade war truce, but pound hits 2018 low – business live US Treasury secretary Mnuchin says the trade war is ‘on hold’, bringing cheer to nervous marketsLatest: FTSE 100 has jumped through 7,800 pointsBut the pound has hit a near six-month lowIntroduction: America and China reach consensus on tradeBreakthoug… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • US and China put trade war ‘on hold’ Steven Mnuchin, US Treasury secretary, says negotiations over tariffs with China have borne fruitAmerica has pulled back from launching a trade war with China that could have destabilised the global economy, by agreeing to put proposed tariffs on Chine… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Shared housing startups are taking off Joanna Glasner Contributor More posts by this contributor These schools graduate the most funded startup CEOs The formula behind San Francisco’s startup success When young adults leave the parental nest, they often follow a predictable pattern. First, move in with roommates. Then graduate to a single or couple’s pad. After that comes the big purchase ...
  • An 800-year-old label may rewrite the history of a Java Sea shipwreck The label suggests the wreck is a century older than archaeologists thought. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • China’s Didi pares back ‘hitchhiking’ car service following passenger murder Didi Chxuing is making big changes to Hitch, its inter-city carpooling service, following the murder of a passenger at the hands of a driver earlier this month. Last week, Didi — China’s dominant ride-hailing service by some margin — expressed its “deep remorse” for the murder, and suspended Hitch for a week to conduct a review of ...
  • Donald Trump’s policies leading to surging oil prices, trade disputes that threaten U.S. economy Analysts say exuberance over tax cuts have turned to fear over oil and trade Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Trump vows to reopen smartphone giant ZTE to save Chinese jobs Trump vows to help shuttered Chinese phone giant ZTE “get back into business.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • President Trump says he’s working to give ZTE a reprieve In a remarkable development, President Trump has thrown an olive branch to controversial Chinese telecom firm ZTE less than a week after it ceased its main business following restrictions from the U.S. government. ZTE, which develops telcom network equipment and sells consumer devices including smartphones, said on Wednesday that it would cease its main business operations ...
  • China’s Didi Chuxing suspends carpooling service following murder of a passenger Didi Chuxing, China’s largest ride-hailing service, has suspended its Hitch, one of its carpooling services, for one week as it investigates the murder of a passenger. The victim was a 21-year-old air stewardess identified only as Ms. Li. State-run news agency Global Times reports that the incident took place in the evening of May 5, ...
  • How 3D printing is revolutionizing the housing industry  If you build it, they will come. And if you 3D-print it, they will come faster, cheaper and more sustainably. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • ‘White is black. Up is down’: U.S. and China clash in trade brawl at the WTO Meanwhile, Trump tweeted on Tuesday that he would speak to Chinese President Xi Jinping later in the day on trade, ‘where good things will happen’ Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • China closing in on massive new chip fund in bid to dominate US semiconductor industry China’s government has made technological independence from the United States one of its highest priorities. And now, it appears to be putting its money where its messaging has been. According to the Wall Street Journal, China is close to finalizing a $47 billion investment fund that would finance semiconductor research and chip startup development. The ...
  • U.S., China trade standoff lays the foundations for a new iron curtain Viewpoint: When a rising power threatens to displace an existing leader, it almost always leads to war. This time it will lead to a rupture Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Report: Chinese government is behind a decade of hacks on software companies Though sloppy at times, Winnti Umbrella remain advanced and extremely prolific. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • ‘China will not compromise’: Trump team’s trade mission to Beijing lays bare yawning divide A U.S. delegation wrapped up two days of negotiations with Chinese economic officials on Friday with little more than an agreement to keep talking Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter ...
  • China said to be discussing ZTE ban with U.S. officials The Chinese government is reportedly going to bat for ZTE over a seven-year ban that would have broad ranging consequences for the phone maker. According to a new report from Reuters, the subject was broached during a meeting with between senior Chinese and U.S. officials in Beijing this week. The ban imposed by the Department ...
  • US-China talks end in increased tension and demand for $200bn trade deficit cut Talks in Beijing between Steven Mnuchin and Liu He end in ‘significant disagreements over certain issues’Tensions between the US and China increased on Friday as it emerged US officials had handed Beijing a list of demands including a $200bn cut in its… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • US trade mission hails ‘good conversations’ with China ahead of US jobs report – business live All the latest economic and financial news, as US treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin says America’s trade delegation is having very good conversations with China on the second day of talks. Investors also await the closely watched US non-farm payrolls r… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • US-China trade talks begin with Trump call for ‘level playing field’ – business live All the latest economic and financial news, as a US delegation lands in Beijing for crucial negotiations that could avert a trade warIntroduction: US delegation is in China for trade talksTalks could de-escalate recent tensionsPresident Trump wants a l… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • China could beat America in AR/VR long-term America delivered more AR/VR revenue than China last year, but Chinese growth in the next five years could see it dominate AR/VR long-term — and not by a small margin. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • New NAFTA Must Protect Canadian Steel From Unfair Foreign Practices Recent reports suggest that after eight months of deadlock, NAFTA negotiators have begun to make progress on reaching a deal in principle. Although there are numerous reasons for the recent turnaround, arguably one of the most pressing is U.S. Presiden… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Tyson Foods investment arm backs another lab-grown meat manufacturer The venture investment arm of massive meat manufacturer Tyson Foods is continuing its push into potential alternative methods of poultry production with a new investment in the Israeli startup Future Meat Technologies. The backer of companies like the plant-based protein-maker Beyond Meat, and cultured-meat company Memphis Meats, Tyson Ventures’ latest investment is also tackling technology development to create mass ...
  • Chinese authorities dish out $5M in fines for developers of PUBG hack software There has long been speculation and evidence of cheating software for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG), but action is being taken to stamp it out. The makers of the smash-hit game have confirmed that they have worked with authorities in China who have dished out over $5 million in fines to at least 15 people caught developing hacks that ...
  • Chinese government admits collection of deleted WeChat messages Chinese authorities revealed over the weekend that they have the capability of retrieving deleted messages from the almost universally used WeChat app. The admission doesn’t come as a surprise to many, but it’s rare for this type of questionable data collection tactic to be acknowledged publicly. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in ...
  • Apple Losing Ground to Android Competitors in India and China Due to Local Market Challenges A pair of reports out this morning highlight Apple’s ongoing struggles in India and China ahead of the company’s Q2 2018 earnings results coming tomorrow, May 1. Within India, Apple has been dethroned as the country’s top selling high-end smartphone ma… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Baidu brings group of PE firms into its financial services business via $1.9B investment Baidu has turned to the financial industry to bolster its consumer finance business. The Chinese search giant confirmed that it has sold a majority share in its Financial Services Group (FSG) business to a consortium of private equity firms in a deal worth $1.9 billion. The business is in the consumer finance space and its services include credit and wealth ...
  • Electric buses are avoiding hundreds of thousands of barrels of oil per day China is buying electric buses in bulk, and major cities are doing their part, too. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • Here’s when Ford will stop making most of its cars Over coming years Ford intends to stop selling most of its cars in North America. This plan would leave just the Mustang and upcoming Focus Active as the only traditional car it sells while crossovers, SUVs and trucks make up the rest of its lineup. The news was abruptly revealed in Ford’s latest quarterly financial ...
  • Report: Chinese smartphone shipments drop 21% to reach lowest level since 2013 Analysts have long-warned of a growth crunch in China’s smartphone space, and it’s looking like that’s very much the case right now. China’s smartphone growth has been the feel-good story for domestic OEMs who have clocked impressive figures as the billion-plus population has rushed online via mobile devices. However, the market reached saturation point in ...
  • Y Combinator is going after Chinese startups with its first official event in China High-profile U.S. startup accelerator Y Combinator is making a push to bring more China-based startups into its program after it announced its first official event in the country. YC has made a push to include startups from outside of North America in recent years. That has seen it bring in companies from the likes of ...
  • Trump sending treasury secretary to China as trade tensions mount President reiterates plan to impose tariffs of up to $100bn more on Chinese goodsDonald Trump has said he is sending treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin to China for talks as the two countries deal with tensions over trade and intellectual property.Trump… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Startup ecosystem report: China is rising while the US is waning Startups are a gamble, but it’s possible to better understand why some thrive and many more die by looking at the ecosystems in which they operate. Such is the mission of eight-year-old Startup Genome, composed of a group of researchers and entrepreneurs who, every year, interview thousands of founders and investors around the world to ...
  • Alarm bells ringing at the IMF | Letters Protectionism is a logical response to national insecurity, but it doesn’t have to be left to the right, suggests Colin Hines, while David Murray considers rising world debtThere is a link between your warning that the International Monetary Fund needs… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Twitter doesn’t care that someone is building a bot army in Southeast Asia Facebook’s lack of attention to how third parties are using its service to reach users ended up with CEO Mark Zuckerberg taking questions from Congressional committees. With that in mind, you’d think that others in the social media space might be more attentive than usual to potentially malicious actors on their platforms. Twitter, however, is turning ...
  • Google disables “domain fronting” capability used to evade censors A “long-planned” change happens to coincide with a new wave of state censorship in Russia. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • Qualcomm extends NXP deal deadline following concern from Chinese government The ongoing saga continues. Qualcomm has once again postponed the deadline for completing its proposed acquisition of NXP following concerns voiced by the Ministry of Commerce in China. The deal was first announced in October 2016 and things seemed to be progressing when Qualcomm raised its offer this past January to take the value of the deal ...
  • Report: Smartphone usage set to overtake time spent watching TV in China 2018 is the year that smartphone usage eclipses time spent watching TV in China and it’s all down to the growth of digital video platforms, according to a new report from eMarketer. You’d be forgiven for thinking that this had already happened in China, which happens to be the world’s largest smartphone market, but eMarketer forecasts ...
  • China to ease foreign automaker rules—with preference for electric cars 50% domestic ownership rules won’t apply to electric car makers by the end of this year. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • ZTE postpones earnings report after being slapped with U.S. exports ban ZTE will postpone the release of its quarterly earnings report after the United States government banned American companies from selling goods to the Chinese telecom and smartphone maker. In a filing with the Hong Kong stock exchange, ZTE said that its earnings report, originally set to be released on Thursday, is now delayed to an ...
  • Solar project lending startup Wunder Capital raises $112 million as renewable energy shines As renewable energy continues to gobble up more and more of the new energy capacity coming online, the solar project lending company Wunder Capital has raised $112 million in primarily debt financing to boost its business. The 90 percent debt and 10 percent equity commitment came from the multi-strategy investment firm Cyrus Investments, which has ...
  • Data experts on Facebook’s GDPR changes: Expect lawsuits Make no mistake: Fresh battle lines are being drawn in the clash between data-mining tech giants and Internet users over people’s right to control their personal information and protect their privacy. An update to European Union data protection rules next month — called the General Data Protection Regulation — is the catalyst for this next chapter ...
  • Buick unveils an all-electric SUV concept and it’s exactly what GM needs General Motors is spinning up its electrification plans and today announced the stunning, poorly-named Buick Enspire concept at Auto China 2018. As a concepts go, this one looks great and rather feasible. GM says its powered by Buick’s eMotion powertrain that can produce a maximum output of 410 kW (roughly 550 hp). This should make ...
  • Sinovation, co-founded by the ex-head of Google China, nabs $50M from BBVA for its $500M AI fund It’s not often that you hear many details about the limited partners that feed money into a venture capital fund, and even less so when it’s about Western money being channelled into Chinese VCs, but today comes news of how one of the more interesting funds out of China is shaping up, courtesy of a ...
  • As Chinese censorship intensifies, gays are back while teenage mothers and tattoos are out Following the passage of a new cybersecurity law and the removal of term limits from Chinese president Xi Jinping, China’s government is conducting a comprehensive crackdown on online discussions and content, with few companies spared the rod by the central government. Among the casualties has been Bytedance, the extremely high-flying $20 billion media unicorn startup ...
  • US early-stage investment share shrinks as China surges The global early-stage investment pie is getting bigger… a lot bigger. Just four years ago, investors were putting less than $10 billion per quarter into early-stage deals (Series A and B). The past two quarters, however, have all come in over twice that level. Q1 2018, meanwhile, looks to be a record-setting one, with Crunchbase ...
  • The United States needs a Department of Cybersecurity Ted Schlein Contributor Ted Schlein, a general partner at venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, focuses on early-stage technology companies in the enterprise software and infrastructure markets, including ventures within the networking and consumer security arenas. More posts by this contributor What Silicon Valley can do about cyber threats The Entrepreneur’s Guide To ...
  • Is America’s national security Facebook and Google’s problem? Jamie Metzl Contributor Share on Twitter Jamie Metzl is a Senior Fellow for Technology and National Security at the Atlantic Council. More posts by this contributor Homo Sapiens 2.0? We need a species-wide conversation about the future of human genetic enhancement Eleonore Pauwels Contributor Share on Twitter Eleonore Pauwels is Director of the Anticipatory Intelligence ...
  • Canada must wade into the China-U.S. trade spat, but how this game should be played might surprise you Kevin Carmichael: Does Canada want to be a global player or forever an appendage of the U.S.? The world is watching Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new ...
  • WeWork confirms deal to buy Naked Hub, one of its main competitors in China WeWork is buying up one of its largest competitors in China after it announced a deal to acquire Naked Hub. The deal was widely reported by Chinese media yesterday, but WeWork has now confirmed it through a blog post from its CEO Adam Neumann. Terms of the transaction are not disclosed but Bloomberg reported that it ...
  • Alibaba’s Ant Financial is reportedly raising billions more at a valuation of at least $100B Ant Financial, the Alibaba affiliate that looks after the firm’s hugely popular Alipay service, is reportedly gearing up for an enormous funding round that could take its valuation to $100-$150 billion. The Wall Street Journal reported that Ant is in talks to raise upwards of $9 billion at the $100 billion mark, while Bloomberg suggested ...
  • Xi strikes conciliatory tone on trade but offers few concessions Chinese president’s comments may be enough to tamp down escalating rhetoricXi Jinping filled his speech at an annual business summit on Tuesday with aphorisms about hard work and openness. “Heaven rewards the diligent,” the Chinese president said, appl… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • IMF boss warns: world trade system in danger of being torn apart Lagarde says ‘darker clouds looming’ for global economy amid US-China tensionsThe head of the International Monetary Fund has warned of “darker clouds looming” for the global economy amid simmering trade tensions between the US and China, urging govern… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Zuckerberg urges privacy carve outs to compete with China Facebook’s founder said last month that the company is open to being regulated. But today he got asked by the US senate what sort of legislative changes he would (and wouldn’t) like to see as a fix for the problems that the Cambridge Analytica data scandal has revealed. Zuckerberg’s response on this — and on ...
  • China’s Xi Jinping Offers Trade Concessions, but They May Not Be Enough to Satisfy Trump Xi pledged to lower auto import tariffs and ease foreign investment, just as trade tensions rise with the U.S. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Markets lifted after China’s Xi calms trade concerns – business live Chinese president promises to lower import tariffs, easing fears of trade war 8.28am BST Mining shares are leading the way in London, while news that US regulators have approved Bayer’s takeover of Monsanto and a positive update from LVMH have also hel… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • China blames U.S ‘anxiety disorder’ for trade battle, says negotiations impossible ‘The United States with one hand wields the threat of sanctions, and at the same time says they are willing to talk. I’m not sure who (they are) putting on this act for’ Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Tencent and education startup Age of Learning bring popular English-learning app ABCmouse to China Tencent is teaming up with Los Angeles-based education company Age of Learning to launch an English education program for kids in China. ABCmouse, Age of Learning’s flagship product, has been localized and will be available as a website and an iOS and Android app in China, with Tencent handling product development, marketing, sales and customer ...
  • US stock markets sink on China trade war fears The major indexes as well as tech stocks tumbled despite Trump officials downplaying any likelihood new tariffs would be enactedInvestors fled US stocks on Friday after Donald Trump threatened more tariffs against Chinese goods, China vowed to battle “… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • The Guardian view on US-China trade: lower the threat level | Editorial The US president has raised the stakes again with fresh tariff threats. But trade with China is not the same thing as a buying real estateTrade wars do not start by accident. If the US and China contrive to launch a new era of tit-for-tat protectionism… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in ...
  • President Trump threatens extra $100bn of tariffs on Chinese imports China said it would fight back against proposal, with the row raising fears of a trade warThe war of words between the Trump administration and China over trade escalated on Friday as Beijing threatened to fight back “at any cost” against new US propos… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • China vows to fight America ‘to the end, at any cost’ as Trump threatens $100 billion more in tariffs Trump’s unexpected move yesterday threatens to unravel efforts to lower the heat in this escalating conflict Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • There’s a Real Risk That Trump’s Trade War With China Won’t Change Anything The question remains whether volatile markets and falling profits across the U.S. economy are a price worth paying Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Trump considering new $100bn tariff on Chinese goods as trade feud escalates US president instructs trade agency to mull options as onlookers fear tit-for-tat will become full-blown trade warDonald Trump has instructed the US trade representative to consider slapping $100bn in additional tariffs on Chinese goods in an escalatin… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • World trading order is facing biggest threat since Second World War, Foreign Affairs Minister warns ‘And that’s a big thing to say’ Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • China and US jockey for tariff concessions in tit-for-tat trade standoff Rising tensions stoke fears of full-blown trade war but both sides leave room for manoeuvreAfter firing the opening shots of a trade war, China and the US have entered what is likely to be a protracted standoff as they jockey to win concessions from ea… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • A US-China trade war would hurt us all | Linda Yueh Trade barriers would not only damage both countries but would also disrupt global supply chains, raising prices for consumers worldwideThe tit-for-tat exchange of tariffs between the United States and China gives the impression the world’s two biggest … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Our digital future will be shaped by increasingly mobile technologies coming from China Since the dawn of the internet, the titans of this industry have fought to win the “starting point” — the place that users start their online experiences. In other words, the place where they begin “browsing.” The advent of the dial-up era had America Online mailing a CD to every home in America, which passed ...
  • Steve Ciobo says Australia has permanent exemption on US tariffs Trade minister rejects suggestion its only temporary as Australia braces for fallout from China’s tit-for-tat import taxes on USThe trade minister, Steve Ciobo, has claimed Australia has a permanent exemption from US steel tariffs because of its trade … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • China Hits Back at Trump’s Trade Tariffs With $50 Billion Hike on U.S. Goods Business leaders fear the spat may spiral into a full-scale trade war Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Trump plays down concerns as US-China trade war intensifies: ‘That war was lost many years ago’ After China imposed tit-for-tat import taxes and stock markets fell, there are concerns Trump’s aggressive tariffs could cause a slowdownFears that Donald Trump is embroiling America in a global trade war intensified on Wednesday after China imposed ti… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • How trade wars end — and why Donald Trump’s will be different Unless both sides negotiate a solution, there doesn’t appear to be a way for either China or the U.S. to both back down and save face Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • US and China playing a gigantic game of chicken | Larry Elliott If Trump withdraws his threatened tariffs, China will do the same – but the risk of sleepwalking into a conflict remains When Donald Trump tweeted that “trade wars are good and easy to win” most commentators thought the US president was merely sabre-ra… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • China’s trade tariff payback goes straight for Trump’s political jugular Beijing’s retaliation to U.S. tariffs appears aimed at inflicting political damage Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Spectre of full-blown trade war returns to wallop world markets Fears of a trade war between the world’s two largest economies soar as China hits back with penalties on $50 billion of U.S. goods Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter ...
  • China retaliates to Trump tariffs with new levies on US products Trade war intensifies as Beijing targets American cars, whisky and cigars in tit-for-tat measure China has raised the stakes in the escalating trade showdown with the United States by unveiling tariffs on a wide-ranging list of American imports in resp… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...