Japan and U.S. trade chiefs to hold negotiations later this week

Business Jul 29, 2019

Japan and U.S. trade chiefs to hold negotiations later this week

Japanese economic revitalization minister Toshimitsu Motegi will meet with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer later this week in Washington to advance negotiations for a bilateral trade deal. Their two-day meeting starting Thursday will take place after talks were put on hold during campaigning for the ...

Business Mar 1, 2018

U.S. amenable to trade talks with Japan and four other TPP members

U.S. President Donald Trump is willing to start market liberalization talks with Japan and four other Trans-Pacific Partnership members that don't already have free trade deals with the United States, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative said Wednesday. Trump has "indicated a willingness to ...