On the one hand, recent tensions between China and the US appeared to have been defused following this weekend's visit by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to Beijing, where it was "all smiles".. Zero Hedge
During Friday's press conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, President Donald Trump repeated the big idea about trade that's been floating around his White House lately.
Trump told Merkel.. Business Insider
President Donald J. Trump meets with his almost full cabinet for the first time. Listen in to the remarks. Here is a transcript: THE PRESIDENT: Hello, everybody. I’m proud to welcome everyone to our.. Source: Celebrity Wire Studio -
Mar.10 -- Former U.S. Trade Representative Ambassador Michael Froman discusses trade enforcement and the renegotiation of Nafta. He speaks with David Gura on “Bloomberg Markets.” Source: Bloomberg Politics -
On Friday, according to Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, the U.S. hopes to launch formal talks for the renegotiation of NAFTA with Canada and Mexico in about three months. Ross told reporters that in.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Mar.08 -- Chinese President Xi Jinping needs to follow his words of support for free trade and globalization with action, according to the European Union's Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom... Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
Mar.08 -- U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross discusses renegotiating the Nafta treaty with Mexico and Canada as he states that the U.S. has "been in a trade war for decades." He speaks with.. Source: Bloomberg Politics -
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(FPRI) — When President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan called then-President-elect Donald Trump, it should have been the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
The presidents elected.. Eurasia Review
The Mexican peso is soaring after President Donald Trump's trade adviser, Peter Navarro, said the US sees Mexico as part of a regional "powerhouse."
Navarro, who is the head of the White House.. Business Insider
Peter Navarro is again making headlines, and moving markets, when moments ago Trump's Trade advisor was quoted by Bloomberg as saying he wants the US, Canada and Mexico to form a trade "powerhouse",.. Zero Hedge
Republican legislators in Kentucky and West Virginia seem to have a newfound respect for the federal government and its regulatory abilities. In fact, they trust Washington so much that they’re.. Huffington Post
Is there a need for deconstruction of the administrative state? No. Is there a need for reconstruction of the administrative state? Yes.
Let’s examine why beginning with the concept of the.. Huffington Post
Chinese trade minister Zhong Shan said he was looking forward to meeting his US counterpart Wilbur Ross, as he reiterated Beijing’s stance against a possible trade war between the two nations. The.. S.China Morning Post
Debate over the effects and future of the NAFTA trade deal have been but one point of contention between Mexico and the US since President Donald Trump took office.
There are number of potential.. Business Insider
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross gave no indication of any plans to change U.S. privacy protections underpinning a pact enabling billions of dollars of data flows during a.. Reuters India Also reported by •Reuters
To summarize - this week saw *chaos in emerging market stocks, high yield credit, Treasuries, crude, copper, Chinese money markets, and risk-parity funds...* and US stocks hung in there:
All we can.. Zero Hedge
Earlier this week, when we discussed Peter Navarro's jarring op-ed in the WSJ in which he alleged that the persistent US trade deficit "would put US national security in jeopardy", we said that "a.. Zero Hedge
Reuters reported talks to renegotiate a updated North American Free Trade Agreement between Mexico, the United States and Canada could happen in as little as three months, U.S. Commerce Secretary.. WorldNews
U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Friday he hopes to launch formal talks to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico in a little over three months. U.S... VOA News