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The Tough Negotiator Turning Trump’s Trade Bluster Into Reality

Shawn Donnan | Bloomberg | 09/21/2018

The diorama in the corner of Robert Lighthizer’s office looks like any other Revolutionary War scene until you learn the story behind it. Portrayed crossing the Delaware ahead of the…

Carmakers on the Trade-War Front Line as Europe Factories Suffer

Marcus Bensasson | Bloomberg | 09/21/2018

Europe’s factories saw export growth stagnate this mont...

For bold Chinese buyers of soybeans, bargain U.S. prices trump trade war

Hallie Gu and Josephine Mason | Reuters | 09/21/2018

At least two cargoes of U.S. soybean...

To avoid a trade war with the US, Japan may have to make concessions

Nyshka Chandran | CNBC | 09/21/2018

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, fresh from winning a ...

The trade war reaches Procter & Gamble — and into the medicine cabinet

Nathaniel Meyersohn | CNN Money | 09/21/2018

Its latest headache is President D...

Pakistan: Saudi Arabia to Join China-Funded Development Project

Ayaz Gul | VOA News | 09/21/2018

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan announced Thursday that Saudi Arabia has agr...

Walmart reportedly warns Trump’s trade war will hit regular Americans hard

Will Martin | Business Insider | 09/21/2018

Walmart, the largest US retailer, is...


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