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U.S., Chinese negotiators hold 'constructive' phone talks on trade

10 Jul 2019

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK U.S. and Chinese trade officials held a "constructive" phone conversation on Tuesday, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said, marking a new round of talks after the world's two largest economies agreed to a truce in a year-long trade war.

U.S., China to relaunch talks with little changed since deal fell apart

10 Jul 2019

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK The United States and China are set to relaunch trade talks this week after a two-month hiatus, but a year after their trade war began there is little sign their differences have narrowed.

U.S., China to relaunch talks with little changed since deal fell apart

09 Jul 2019

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK, July 9 The United States and China are set to relaunch trade talks this week after a two-month hiatus, but a year after their trade war began there is little sign their differences have narrowed.

Apple, Keurig Dr Pepper, Dollar Tree, Fitbit press U.S. to drop China tariff plan

21 Jun 2019

NEW YORK Apple Inc, Keurig Dr Pepper Inc, Dollar Tree Inc and Fitbit Inc have joined other companies in filing letters of opposition to a Trump administration plan for more U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods, including iPhones, MacBooks, and single-serve coffee brewers.

Bah humbug! Trump's plan for more China tariffs to hit festive shoppers

17 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK This year's holiday season could be tighter for many Americans if the U.S. government imposes tariffs on another $300 billion worth of Chinese imports - because that will include tech products, game consoles, toys, cribs, ornaments and Santa hats.

Exclusive: Some big tech firms cut employees' access to Huawei, muddying 5G rollout

11 Jun 2019

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif./NEW YORK Some of the world's biggest tech companies have told their employees to stop talking about technology and technical standards with counterparts at Huawei Technologies Co Ltd in response to the recent U.S. blacklisting of the Chinese tech firm, according to people familiar with the matter.

Exclusive: Some big tech firms cut employees' access to Huawei, muddying 5G rollout

10 Jun 2019

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif./NEW YORK Some of the world's biggest tech companies have told their employees to stop talking about technology and technical standards with counterparts at Huawei Technologies Co Ltd in response to the recent U.S. blacklisting of the Chinese tech firm, according to people familiar with the matter.

New Trump aid plan for U.S. farmers seen mirroring 2018 package

16 May 2019

WASHINGTON The Trump administration's second package of aid for U.S. farmers hit by the trade war with China is expected to total $15 billion to $20 billion and involve direct payments, the agriculture secretary said on Wednesday.

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