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China makes big US corn buy, while trade war continues

Larry Dreiling | High Plains Midwest Ag Journal | 04/01/2019

Chinese importers made a rare move these days and ordered up their largest United States corn purchase since October 2013, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Foreign Agriculture Service said March…

Japan’s business confidence hits two-year low as trade war stings

Leika Kihara, Tetsushi Kajimoto | Reuters | 04/01/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s bus...

Brexit: EU nervous over UK’s 11th-hour rethink

Katya Adler | BBC News | 04/01/2019

The EU is closely watching the indicative votes process in the UK parliam...

Brexit could head in a new direction as lawmakers vote for alternative options

David Reid | CNBC | 04/01/2019

On Friday, Theresa May lost again in her bid to get ...

Sweden Says Brexit, Trade Tensions May Limit Scope for Spending

Amanda Billner | Bloomberg | 04/01/2019

Sweden’s government said risks stemming from the U.K.’s ef...

MPs reject Theresa May’s Brexit deal by 58 votes

Heather Stewart | The Guardian | 03/29/2019

PM says implications of third Commons defeat for her agreement ...

A tax on a tax: U.S. customs demands bigger bonds as trade tariffs rise

Rajesh Kumar Singh | Reuters | 03/29/2019

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Stephen Wang is counti...


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