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U.S. Halts High-Tech Exports to Hong Kong Over Security Concerns

Ana Swanson | The New York Times | 06/29/2020

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration placed new restrictions on U.S. exports of defense equipment and certain high-technology products to Hong Kong on Monday, in response to a new Chinese law…

America’s relationship with Germany may never be the same again, Berlin warns

Holly Ellyatt|CNBC News | 06/29/2020

Diplomatic ties between Washington and Berlin...

New North American trade pact launches under a cloud

Jude Webber | Financial Times | 06/29/2020

A new trade pact between the US, Mexico and Canada begins on Wedn...

The WTO and TPP amid the U.S.-China trade war

Kazuhito Yamashita | The Japan Times | 06/29/2020

Robert Azevedo, director-general of the World Trade Organization, ...

EU’s Hogan Declines to Enter Race for Top Post at the WTO

Bryce Baschuk | Bloomberg | 06/29/2020

European Trade Commissioner Phil Hogan said Monday he’s declini...

How the U.S. and European Union pressured South Africa to delay copyright reform

Laura Kayali | Politico | 06/28/2020

When South African President Cyril Ramaphos...

UK wants prized post-Brexit US trade deal. But can it stomach American chlorinated chicken?

Hilary Clarke | South China Morning Post | 06/26/2020

The UK governme...


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