Posts Tagged ‘Donald Trump’

China to cut import tax in October

By BLOOMBERG
BEIJING • China is planning to cut the average tariff rates on imports from the majority of its trading partners as soon as next month, ...

China races to save goods from US tariffs

The levies that will kick in next Monday is making Chinese firms rush everything from toys to car parts into American ...

OECD: EMs, trade put a cloud on global economy

By BLOOMBERG
PARIS • The global economy is shrouded in “high uncertainty” as the outlook for emerging markets (EMs) deteriorates sharply and trade ...

Kim’s small steps on nuclear programme put ball in Trump’s court

By BLOOMBERG
SEOUL • Kim Jong-un looks like he did just enough yesterday to get stalled talks with US President Donald Trump back on track, without ...

China strikes RM246b of US goods in retaliation

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • China announced it will take retaliatory tariff action against US$60 billion (RM246 billion) of US goods, sharply escalating ...

China vows to retaliate after Trump levies fresh tariff round

The US side insisted on imposing tariffs, which has brought new uncertainty to the bilateral negotiations, says the ...

China’s trade-war tack is steeped in history

By David Fickling / BLOOMBERG
US PRESIDENT Donald Trump certainly has a way of picking his moment. After weeks of will-he, won’t-he, the US government ...

Historic Kim summit may make or break Moon’s South Korean presidency

By BLOOMBERG
SEOUL • Moon Jae-in (picture) has more than world peace riding on a successful summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un this ...

Cities, companies ramp up climate goals

Regions and major cities committed to allowing only zeroemission vehicles on their roads
By AFP SAN FRANCISCO • Zero fossil fuel ...

US and China signal another round of trade talks is coming

China has received an invitation and is working on the details with the US
by BLOOMBERG WASHINGTON • The US and Chinese governments are working out the ...

Kim’s peace push gives Trump leverage to finally win concessions

In exchange for peace, Trump could insist that Kim provides firmer disarmament commitments
by BLOOMBERG HONG KONG • Three months after US President ...

Exxon moves ahead on China projects as trade tensions simmer

The chemical complex, which is expected to start in 2023, remains subject to a final investment decision
By BLOOMBERG TOKYO • Exxon ...