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Risks aside, Trump’s team sees China trade stance as strength in 2020

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – As trade talks resume between China and the United States, President Donald Trump’s advisers are confident he can portray his stance against Beijing as a strength in the 2020 election, despite making concessions and having no deal in sight. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump attends a bilateral meeting with China’s President Read More

Countries failing on climate face ‘Green political muscle’: OECD

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GENEVA (Reuters) – Politicians who fail to act on climate change will pay the price electorally, the head of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) said in a climate speech on Wednesday, criticizing some governments for going the wrong way. FILE PHOTO – Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Secretary-General Angel Gurria Read More

Eva Air cancels hundreds more flights as cabin crew strike drags on

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TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwan’s Eva Airways (2618.TW) has canceled 550 more flights scheduled through mid-July as a cabin crew strike entered its 14th day, after latest negotiations on work conditions and wages broke down this week. Eva Air’s flight attendants and families participate in an event to gather support for the strike over work conditions Read More

EU open to talks with U.S. in aircraft subsidies dispute

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BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The European Union said on Tuesday it was open to talks with Washington in a dispute over aircraft subsidies after the United States threatened an additional $4 bln in tariffs on EU goods including olives, Italian cheese and Scotch whisky. FILE PHOTO: U.S. and European Union flags are pictured during the visit Read More

WPP in exclusive talks to sell Kantar stake to Bain Capital

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(Reuters) – WPP (WPP.L) is in exclusive talks to sell a majority stake in its data analytics unit Kantar to private equity firm Bain Capital, it said on Monday, in a $4 billion deal aimed at steering the world’s biggest advertising company back to growth. FILE PHOTO: An usher holds a baton to guide attendees Read More

Russia rejects ‘cowboy movie-style’ deal with US, prefers dialogue based on mutual respect – Kremlin

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Relations between Moscow and Washington shouldn’t resemble cowboy movies with their on-the-hoof deal-striking, the Kremlin press secretary said. They should be based on respect for mutual interests and aimed at specific results. “‘Deals’ is cowboy movie-style terminology,” Kremlin spokesperson Dmitri Peskov said, responding to a question about the prospects for Russia-US bilateral ties. The reporter Read More

US-China trade truce seen likely to boost bilateral crude, agriculture trade flows

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Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now The US and China agreed Saturday to resume trade negotiations, with the US agreeing to halt further tariff hikes on Chinese goods and China agreeing to immediately start increasing purchases of American goods.The developments on the sidelines of the G20 summit Read More