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June 04, 2019 - 3:05 pm
BEIJING — Thirty years since the Tiananmen Square protests, China's economy has catapulted up the world rankings, yet political repression in the country is harsher than many who watched those events would have anticipated. Hundreds of thousands of Muslims are held in re-education camps without...
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AP
May 14, 2019 - 7:00 am
U.S. officials listed $300 billion more of Chinese goods for possible tariff hikes while Beijing vowed Tuesday to "fight to the finish" in an escalating trade battle that is fueling fears about damage to global economic growth. The U.S. Trade Representative's Office issued its target list after...
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AP
May 13, 2019 - 7:35 am
Stocks are plunging at the open on Wall Street Monday after China announced retaliatory tariffs against goods from the United States. China plans tariff hikes on $60 billion of U.S. imports after the Trump administration on Friday raised tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports from 10% to 25%...
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AP
May 13, 2019 - 6:59 am
Deepening a trade battle and sending financial markets spinning, China announced Monday it was raising tariffs on $60 billion of U.S. goods in retaliation for the latest hike in U.S. tariffs on its exports. The Finance Ministry said Monday the new penalty duties of 5% to 25% on hundreds of U.S...
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Ameera Butt
May 10, 2019 - 8:26 am
(KNX 1070) - As the midnight deadline came and went on the tariff hike imposed by the US on $200 billion worth of Chinese export goods, many are bracing for its effects to take place in Southern California. There are two ports in the region: the Port of Los Angles and Port of Long Beach and both...
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AP
May 10, 2019 - 7:17 am
President Donald Trump said Friday that trade talks between China and the U.S. were continuing in a "very congenial manner" despite new tariffs the U.S. imposed Friday on $200 billion in Chinese imports and Beijing's vow to retaliate. In a series of blustering morning tweets, Trump also claimed the...
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May 09, 2019 - 3:43 pm
WASHINGTON — Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg isn't shy when talking about how he would handle the U.S.-China trade talks. Buttigieg, Mayor of South Bend, Indiana, was in Los Angeles Thursday. "What we need to do when especially when dealing with one of the most strategic and long-...
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AP
May 09, 2019 - 7:02 am
Ratcheting up tension ahead of talks in Washington, China vowed Thursday to defend its own interests and retaliate if President Donald Trump goes ahead with more tariff hikes in a dispute over trade and technology. Beijing will impose "necessary countermeasures" if the increases take effect Friday...
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May 07, 2019 - 12:04 pm
The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled more than 500 points Tuesday amid a broad sell-off on Wall Street as the U.S. and China inched closer to a potential escalation in their costly trade war. The U.S. was set to impose higher tariffs on China on Friday, a day after representatives from both...
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AP
May 06, 2019 - 9:35 am
U.S. stocks fell in morning trading Monday, following a sell-off in Europe and Asia, after President Donald Trump threatened to escalate a trade war between the world's two largest economies. Investors have been expecting the U.S. and China to resolve their damaging trade dispute, with the two...
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