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Harley-Davidson Profit Is Wiped Out by President Trump’s Tariffs

Gabrielle Coppola | Bloomberg | 01/30/2019

Harley-Davidson Inc. barely broke even in the last quarter of a year in which the struggling American icon got caught up in President Donald Trump’s trade wars. The motorcycle maker’s shares…

CETA’s investor protections compatible with EU law, legal opinion finds

Janyce McGregor | CBC News | 01/30/2019

2016 compromise with Wallonia to prevent tra...

Is This the End of the WTO as We Know It?

Kent Jones | Barron's | 01/30/2019

Some people may thrive on drama, but businesses and investors generally don’t. Recent...

China pushes through changes to foreign investment law as U.S. trade talks start

Anna Fifield | Waashington Post | 01/30/2019

BEIJING — China has accelerated plan...

A Trump-aligned World Bank may be bad for climate action and trade, but good for Chinese ambitions

Usman W. Chohan | The Conversation | 01/30/2019

The seat of Wor...

U.S. government shutdown delays ratification of new NAFTA

Janyce McGregor | CBC News | 01/30/2019

Mandatory study of deal’s economic impacts put off by 35 d...

Trade Talks With China Open in Washington, as Obstacles Abound

Alan Rappeport | The New York Times | 01/30/2019

The window for negotiations ahead of a March 2 dea...


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