U.S. and Chinese negotiators hold 'productive' trade talks

Business May 1, 2019

U.S. and Chinese negotiators hold 'productive' trade talks

Top U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators held productive talks in Beijing on Wednesday, the American side said, as the economic superpowers head toward an endgame in a dispute that has hit businesses with bruising tariffs. Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, a close aide to President ...

Japan has no plan to discuss foreign exchange in U.S. trade talks

Business Oct 14, 2018

Japan has no plan to discuss foreign exchange in U.S. trade talks

The minister in charge of trade talks with the United States said Sunday that Japan has no intention of discussing measures to prevent competitive currency devaluations. "There were no talks on foreign exchange in the joint statement and during the Japan-U.S. summit (in September)," Japan's ...

U.S. Embassy road signs go up in Jerusalem

World / Politics May 8, 2018

U.S. Embassy road signs go up in Jerusalem

U.S. Embassy road signs went up in Jerusalem on Monday before next week's opening of the mission in accordance with President Donald Trump's recognition of the city as Israel's capital. Trump says he is making good on U.S. legislation and presidential pledges dating back decades. ...