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White House optimistic on Chinese trade issues

/ Sep 22, 2018

White House optimistic on Chinese trade issues

The United States is optimistic about finding a way forward in its trade dispute with China, but it does not have a date scheduled for further talks as it assesses Beijing's response to the latest round of tariffs, a senior White House official said ...

Japan's auto lobby says it hopes NAFTA will keep current framework

Sep 20, 2018

Japan's auto lobby says it hopes NAFTA will keep current framework

Japan's automakers' association said Thursday it hopes that the North American Free Trade Agreement will maintain its current framework as the United States, Canada and Mexico update the trade pact amid growing trade tensions between the U.S. and its trading partners. "Japanese automakers' businesses in ...

Diego Maradona appointed coach of Mexican team Dorados de Sinaloa

Sep 7, 2018

Diego Maradona appointed coach of Mexican team Dorados de Sinaloa

Argentine legend Diego Maradona has been hired to coach Mexican second-division soccer club Dorados de Sinaloa, the team announced Thursday, the retired great's latest foray into managing. Maradona's colorful career has included stints coaching the Argentine national team and a series of clubs around the ...

U.S. starts clock ticking on reaching trade pact with Mexico

Sep 1, 2018

U.S. starts clock ticking on reaching trade pact with Mexico

U.S. President Donald Trump notified Congress on Friday that he plans to sign an agreement with Mexico in 90 days to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement, and hopes Canada can be brought on board. Under U.S. trade rules, the American team doesn't have ...