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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States and China have agreed on the terms of a “phase one” trade deal that reduces some U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods while boosting Chinese purchases of American farm, energy and manufactured goods and addressing some U.S. complaints about intellectual property practices. Following are details of the deal released by
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EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass. (Reuters) – The U.S.-China trade war is creating something William Gagnon once thought impossible – a 100% American-made bathroom hand dryer. Excel Dryer vice president of marketing and key accounts, Bill Gagnon, works at the factory in East Longmeadow, Massachusetts, U.S., October 25, 2019. REUTERS/Tim Aeppel Gagnon’s family-owned company, Excel Dryer Inc,
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(Reuters) – Wall Street’s major indexes ended Friday’s shorter session lower as U.S.-China discord over Hong Kong fueled investor anxiety about trade talks and retail stocks dipped as in-store Black Friday sales appeared to draw smaller crowds. China on Thursday threatened to retaliate against a U.S. law backing pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong with potential
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LONDON/TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil prices rose on Tuesday on hopes of progress toward a trade agreement between the United States and China, the world’s biggest oil users, and predictions of a draw in U.S. crude inventories. FILE PHOTO: Oil pump jacks at sunset near Midland, Texas, U.S., August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Jessica Lutz/File Photo Brent crude
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Completion of a “phase one” U.S.-China trade deal could slide into next year, trade experts and people close to the White House said, as Beijing presses for more extensive tariff rollbacks, and the Trump administration counters with heightened demands of its own. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump meets with China’s President
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping to sign a long-awaited interim trade deal could be delayed until December as discussions continue over terms and venue, a senior official of the Trump administration told Reuters on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump meets with China’s President
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SEOUL (Reuters) – Oil prices dropped on Wednesday after industry data showed a larger-than-expected build-up in U.S. crude stockpiles, but expectations for an easing of trade tensions between the United State and China capped losses. FILE PHOTO: Pump jacks operate at sunset in Midland, Texas, U.S. February 11, 2019. REUTERS/Nick Oxford Brent crude futures LCOc1
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Prospects for progress in U.S.-China trade talks dimmed on Monday after Washington blacklisted Chinese companies over Beijing’s treatment of predominantly Muslim ethnic minorities, and President Donald Trump said a quick trade deal was unlikely. The move by the U.S. Commerce Department could deepen divisions between Washington and Beijing at a critical juncture
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