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Chinese farm stocks gaining as US-China trade war escalates

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The latest exchange of tariff hikes between Washington and Beijing have driven Chinese banking and tech stocks lower. However, the turmoil has benefited the country’s agricultural sector which managed to outperform. The long-running trade dispute between the world’s largest economies has intensified recently, adding to investor concerns. Earlier this month, US President Donald Trump announced Read More

Australian, Indian elections boost Asian shares, trade fears ease

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Asian shares clawed back some of last week’s losses as investors cheered apparent election wins for conservative incumbents in Australia and India, while broader global trade worries eased after Washington offered to lift some tariffs in North America. FILE PHOTO: A man looks at an electronic board showing the Nikkei stock index Read More

Asian shares steady after steep losses; Saudi comments lift oil

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Share markets in Asia got off to a steady start on Monday as investors tried to catch their breath following another week of escalating trade tensions between the United States and China. FILE PHOTO: A man looks at an electronic board showing the Nikkei stock index outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, Read More

‘No other options’: US will deliver F-35s, while Turkey will get S-400… and S-500, Erdogan says

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The US will ‘sooner or later’ have to face reality and understand that Turkey’s purchase of Russian S-400 systems is a done deal, President Erdogan said, noting that the current agreement is just the beginning. “We’re done with the S-400. There is absolutely no question of stepping back on the S-400. It is a defense Read More

‘No other options’: US will deliver F-35s, while Turkey will get S-400… and S-500 – Erdogan

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The US will ‘sooner or later’ have to reconcile the reality and understand that Turkey’s purchase of Russian S-400 systems is a done deal, President Tayyip Erdogan stressed, noting that the current agreement is just the beginning. “We’re done with the S-400. There is absolutely no question of stepping back on the S-400. It is Read More

Russian vodka, chocolate & wine in demand … in Argentina?

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Products made in Russia, such as wine, vodka and chocolate, could be in high demand on the shelves of Argentinean shops, said a member of the Chamber of Deputies of the National Congress of Argentina, Carlos Gaston Roma. “Russian wine has a different flavor … If you go to a wine boutique in Argentina, you Read More

China’s tough rhetoric leaves trade talks with U.S. in limbo

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WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) – China struck a more aggressive tone in its trade war with the United States on Friday, suggesting a resumption of talks between the world’s two largest economies would be meaningless unless Washington changed course. The tough talk capped a week that saw Beijing unveil fresh retaliatory tariffs, U.S. officials accuse China of Read More

US, Canada to lift tariffs on steel, aluminum & more, stop litigation in WTO – joint statement

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Washington and Ottawa have agreed to remove steel and aluminum tariffs as part of an agreement regulating the metal trade between the two neighbors, according to a joint statement. The US will lift the 25 percent tariff on steel imports and 10 percent tariff on aluminum President Donald Trump imposed against Canada back in late Read More

US, Canada to lift tariffs on steel, aluminum and more, stop litigation in WTO – joint statement

3 days ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on US, Canada to lift tariffs on steel, aluminum and more, stop litigation in WTO – joint statement
Washington and Ottawa have agreed to remove steel and aluminum tariffs as part of an agreement regulating the metal trade between the two neighbors, according to a joint statement. The US will lift its 25-percent tariff on steel imports and 10-percent tariff on aluminum President Donald Trump imposed against Canada back in late May 2018 Read More

China’s tough trade rhetoric leaves talks with U.S. in limbo

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WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) – China struck a more aggressive tone in its trade war with the United States on Friday, suggesting a resumption of talks between the world’s two largest economies would be meaningless unless Washington changed course. The tough talk capped a week that saw Beijing unveil fresh retaliatory tariffs, U.S. officials accuse China of Read More