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U.S. Trade Negotiations Continue Despite Shutdown
According to Reuters, The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) on Monday said operations including trade negotiations and enforcement will continue despite a partial government shutdown.
A partial federal government shutdown entered its 24th day on Monday over President Donald Trump’s demand that a spending bill to fully fund the government include $5.7 billion to build a wall along the border with Mexico as he promised during his campaign.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks advanced to 4-1/2-month highs on Wednesday as investors bet that Chinese and U.S. trade negotiators would be able to secure a deal to de-escalate their year-long tariff..