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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin upbeat after first day of US-China trade war talks in Washington

Sarah Zheng, Wendy Wu, and Owen Churchill | South China Morning Post | 01/31/2019

US treasury secretary makes brief but positive comment as other delegates remain tight-lipped at end of opening negotiations Leader of Chinese delegation, Vice-Premier Liu He, expected to meet Donald Trump…

UK and Chile sign continuity agreement

Liam Fox MP | The United Kingdom Department of International Trade | 01/31/2019

The UK and Chile have today signed a new tr...

Foreign Secretary: Brexit may have to be delayed

Danica Kirka | Associated Press | 01/31/2019

LONDON (AP) — A key member of Prime Minister Theresa May’s governmen...

Theresa May under pressure to revamp Brexit negotiating team

Heather Stewart | The Guardian | 01/31/2019

ERG’s Steve Baker calls on No 10 to overhaul team to rene...

EU-Japan trade deal comes into force to create world’s biggest trade zone

Emil Kirchner | The Conversation | 01/31/2019

Two new landmark agreements between the ...

CCPIT to help SMEs’ overseas expansion

Zhong Nan | China Daily | 01/31/2019

The China Council for the Promotion of International Trade will expand its servi...

Will the US and China finally agree a trade deal?

BBC | 01/31/2019

Top trade officials from the US and China are meeting in Washington as a deadline to strike a d...


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