Farmers mixed on Trump's pullout from TPP

Jan 22, 2017

Farmers mixed on Trump's pullout from TPP

Farmers had mixed reactions after the administration of President Donald Trump announced on Inauguration Day that the United States would withdraw from the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal. Those opposed to the secretive 12-nation free trade pact welcomed the move, while others who were preparing ...

Abe says he hopes to meet Trump soon after inauguration

/ Jan 16, 2017

Abe says he hopes to meet Trump soon after inauguration

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Monday he hopes to meet Donald Trump “at the earliest possible date” after his inauguration Friday as U.S. president. Abe also vowed to seek the early entry into force of the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade pact, from which Trump ...

China makes awkward free trade champion, experts say

Jan 12, 2017

China makes awkward free trade champion, experts say

As the biggest beneficiary of globalization, China stands ready to proclaim itself the champion of free trade in the face of a more protectionist U.S., but analysts say Beijing’s attitude is much more one of pick and choose. Since Donald Trump was elected on ...