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Trump targets another $200 billion — trade war update, day six

The U.S.-China trade war is getting ugly, fast. Before day five of the confrontation even came to the…

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Trade war update: Chinese investment in U.S. plummets, but yuan stays steady

The hostilities continue between the American and Chinese governments, a day…

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Trump escalates trade war, again

U.S. President Donald Trump is preparing to go all in on…

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Import tariffs on cancer drugs cut to zero

China may be about to levy huge taxes on American imports…

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Trade war rumblings: Will China say no to Trump?

Image: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty The New York Times reports (paywall) that despite China’s public calls for…

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Sorghum wars update — massive food price inflation coming?

Yesterday, we noted that China will require a 178.6…

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Trade war rumblings: Sorghum and phones in play

Yesterday, the U.S. Department of Commerce banned American companies from selling…

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Some love and some meh for Xi’s speech on trade and tariffs

Below are the five top stories worth your time…

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Xi Jinping jabs Donald Trump and U.S. over ‘trade war’ at Boao Forum for Asia

At the Boao Forum for Asia in Hainan Province on April 10, President Xi Jinping announced plans to further…

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People’s Daily online exhorts China to ‘stab at the heart of the snake’ in response to U.S. tariffs

Xinhua News Agency is in ethno-nationalist myth-making mode, heavily promoting a

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China announces retaliation for Trump tariffs

This morning, the Chinese government announced its planned retaliation for the…

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Understanding the Trump-China trade tangle: What happens next?

If there is one fact upon which the majority of…

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China fires back in trade war with Trump, but global face-off in tech is just getting started

China has done away with its tentative approach to combating U.S. President Donald Trump on trade, and issued a full…

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Tit-for-tat in trade: China hits U.S. with $3 billion in tariffs

On Monday, Beijing imposed $3 billion worth of tariffs on 128 U.S. products, mostly targeting agricultural products. This is retaliation…

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Chinese officials scramble to avert trade war

Stock traders breathed a collective sigh of relief yesterday, March 26, as U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin confirmed that…

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