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Andrea Shalal

IMF sees dangers from trade tensions, overvalued dollar

2:38pm BST

WASHINGTON The International Monetary Fund on Wednesday said that the U.S. dollar was overvalued by 6% to 12%, based on near-term economic fundamentals, while the euro, Japan's yen and China's yuan were seen as broadly in line with fundamentals.

U.S., Japan eye possible small trade deal by September: sources

3:52am BST

WASHINGTON The United States and Japan are working on a trade deal involving agriculture and autos that could be agreed by President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe when they meet in New York in September, three industry sources familiar with the discussions said on Tuesday.

U.S., Japan eye possible small trade deal by September - sources

1:08am BST

WASHINGTON The United States and Japan are working on a quid pro quo deal involving agriculture and autos that could be agreed by President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe when they meet in New York in September, three industry sources familiar with the discussions said on Tuesday.

U.S., Japan eye possible small trade deal by September -sources

1:02am BST

WASHINGTON, July 16 The United States and Japan are working on a quid pro quo deal involving agriculture and autos that could be agreed by President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe when they meet in New York in September, three industry sources familiar with the discussions said on Tuesday.

Trump presses for USMCA passage as Lighthizer, lawmakers prepare to meet

16 Jul 2019

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump and his top advisers on Monday stepped up their drive to win congressional passage of a trade deal with Canada and Mexico, as the administration's top trade official prepared to meet with Democratic lawmakers again this week.

German minister pushing to resolve trade disputes with U.S.

11 Jul 2019

WASHINGTON German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier on Thursday said he sees a 50-50 chance of averting U.S. auto tariffs, and that it will likely take weeks or months to resolve at least some of the thorny trade disputes clouding U.S.-European relations.

Europe should brace for U.S. tariffs on several fronts - German official

11 Jul 2019

WASHINGTON European Union member states should brace for U.S. tariffs on several fronts in the months ahead, a senior German official warned late on Tuesday, just hours before Washington launched a probe of a planned French digital tax that could trigger future tariffs.

Europe should brace for U.S. tariffs on several fronts - German official

10 Jul 2019

WASHINGTON, July 10 European Union member states should brace for U.S. tariffs on several fronts in the coming months, a senior German official said late on Tuesday, following meetings with U.S. officials and lawmakers in Washington.

White House official optimistic on U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade deal

09 Jul 2019

WASHINGTON White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Tuesday said he was optimistic that U.S. House of Representatives leader Nancy Pelosi would allow a vote on a new North American trade agreement this summer or early fall.

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