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Trump going ahead with taxes on $16B in Chinese imports
by Paul Wiseman - August 8, 2018 - 9:09am
The Trump administration announced Tuesday that it will go ahead with imposing 25 percent tariffs on an additional $16 billion in Chinese imports.
Trump, European Union leaders pull back from trade war
by Paul Wiseman - July 26, 2018 - 9:54am
President Donald Trump and European leaders pulled back from the brink of a trade war over autos Wednesday and agreed to open talks to tear down trade barriers between the United States and the European Union.
US challenges China, EU and others at WTO over steel tariffs
by Paul Wiseman - July 17, 2018 - 10:19am
The Trump administration on Monday brought cases against China, the European Union, Canada, Mexico and Turkey at the World Trade Organization for retaliating against American tariffs on imported steel and alumi...
US proposes tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese imports
by Paul Wiseman - July 11, 2018 - 9:25am
The Trump administration is readying tariffs on another $200 billion in Chinese imports, ranging from burglar alarms to mackerel, escalating a trade war between the world's two biggest economies.
Trump's tariffs: What they are and how China is responding
by Paul Wiseman - June 16, 2018 - 1:06pm
President Donald Trump just imposed tariffs on hundreds of Chinese products — from X-ray tubes to incinerators. And Beijing is striking back by targeting U.S. soybeans, beef, seafood and other products.
Trump approves plan to impose tough China tariffs
by Paul Wiseman - June 15, 2018 - 8:45am
President Donald Trump has approved a plan to impose punishing tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods as early as Friday, a move that could put his trade policies on a collision course with his push...
World Bank: Global economy is healthy but growth will slow
by Paul Wiseman - June 6, 2018 - 1:12pm
The steadily expanding global economy should remain resilient — at least for a couple of years — the World Bank says.
US allies to fight Trump's tariffs plan, warn of trade war
by Paul Wiseman - June 2, 2018 - 3:00am
Countries around the world fought back Friday against President Donald Trump's decision to slap tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, announcing retaliatory countermeasures and warning that the U.S. plan will hurt...
Result of US-China talks: Short-term relief, long-term risks
by Paul Wiseman - May 22, 2018 - 9:17am
In the short run, a truce in the trade conflict between the United States and China has lightened tensions, halted the immediate threat of U.S. tariffs on China's goods and cheered stock markets. The long-run picture...
US proposes tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports
by Paul Wiseman - April 4, 2018 - 9:45am
The Trump administration on Tuesday escalated its aggressive actions on trade by proposing 25 percent tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports to protest Beijing's alleged theft of American technology.
IMF: World economy is picking up speed
by Paul Wiseman - October 10, 2017 - 11:08pm
The world economy is picking up momentum.
Trump bashes NAFTA in midst of talks to revamp trade deal
by Paul Wiseman - August 23, 2017 - 6:42pm
Just a week into talks to rewrite the North American Free Trade Agreement, President Donald Trump is already threatening to abandon the 23-year-old pact with Canada and Mexico.
Trump seeks talks to overhaul South Korean trade deal
by Paul Wiseman - July 12, 2017 - 11:45pm
The Trump administration is seeking talks that could lead to the renegotiation of a free-trade agreement with South Korea.
Trump administration announces plans to renegotiate NAFTA
by Paul Wiseman - May 19, 2017 - 1:37am
Making good on a campaign promise, the Trump administration formally told Congress Thursday that it intends to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico.
How Trump plans to punish companies that leave US
by Paul Wiseman - December 5, 2016 - 5:36pm
President-elect Donald Trump threatened in a series of early-morning tweets Sunday to punish American companies that move plants and jobs to other countries.
IMF downgrades outlook for US economy
by Paul Wiseman - June 22, 2016 - 9:42pm
The International Monetary Fund is downgrading its forecast for the U.S. economy this year and says America should raise the minimum wage to help the poor and offer paid maternity leave to encourage more women to...
Weak global economy is said to threaten government finances
by Paul Wiseman - March 30, 2016 - 10:55am
The chief economist of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development says sluggish global growth threatens to keep governments around the world from being able to pay pensions and bondholders.
IMF gives Christine Lagarde second term as managing director
by Paul Wiseman - February 19, 2016 - 11:49am
The International Monetary Fund said Friday it is giving managing director Christine Lagarde a second five-year term.
China's yuan to erode, not end, dollar's dominance
by Paul Wiseman - February 4, 2016 - 11:00am
China's yuan will chip away at the U.S. dollar's dominance over the next decade but is unlikely to supplant it as the world's top currency, says a report from a federal watchdog.
IMF downgrades outlook for world economy again
by Paul Wiseman - January 19, 2016 - 8:34am
The International Monetary cut its forecast for global and U.S. economic growth in 2016.
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