Japanese pig farmers cleared to ship pork to Thailand

Business Aug 9, 2019

Japanese pig farmers cleared to ship pork to Thailand

Japan has become the first nation to receive permission from Thailand to export pork to its consumers. Japan's agriculture ministry announced the move on Friday. The two governments agreed to begin the trade in late July. The change means Thai shoppers may find Japanese pork in stores ...

U.S. holds off on Huawei licenses as China halts farm purchases

Business Aug 9, 2019

U.S. holds off on Huawei licenses as China halts farm purchases

The White House is holding off on a decision about licenses for U.S. companies to restart business with Huawei Technologies Co. after Beijing said it was halting purchases of U.S. farming goods, according to people familiar with the matter. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, whose department ...