Subscribe free to our newsletters via your
News About World Trade
April 15, 2017
US: China, Germany must do more to cut trade surpluses
Washington (AFP) April 14, 2017
China and Germany are not manipulating the value of their currencies to gain an unfair trade advantage, but both should do more to reduce their large trade surpluses with the United States, the Treasury Department said Friday. The decision was expected after President Donald Trump this week reversed himself and said China was not a currency manipulator. And although the administration's first report to Congress on the foreign exchange policies of US trading partners continues the stance of the O ... read more

.
Buy Advertising Media Advertising Kit Editorial & Other Enquiries Privacy statement
Free Newsletters - Space News - Defense Alert - Environment Report - Energy Monitor

Satellite Services supplies on-board sub-systems for smallsats and microsats.
..
China economic outlook brightens as trade up, tensions down
..
Trump says China is not manipulating currency
..
China producer prices jump 7.6% in March: govt
..
Tempur-Pedic Mattress Comparison & Memory Foam Mattress Review
. .
24/7 News Coverage
Ethiopia drought creates food crisis for 7.7 million

Chinese court sentences rights lawyer in secret trial

Discovery in northern lakes may be key to understanding early life on Earth

Beautiful Bering Strait image captured by Copernicus Sentinel-3A satellite

Penn researchers quantify the changes that lightning inspires in rock

Tibetan people have multiple adaptations for life at high altitudes

Rising carbon dioxide levels, ocean acidity may change crucial marine process

..
Chile, China start talks to expand trade deal
Chile and China launched negotiations Monday to expand trade ties in the face of protectionist threats from US President Donald Trump. ... more
..
First 'Silk Road' train from Britain leaves for China
The first-ever freight train from Britain to China started its mammoth journey on Monday along a modern-day "Silk Road" trade route as Britain eyes new opportunities after it leaves the European Union. ... more
..
China producer prices jump in March as demand goes up
Prices for goods at the factory gate in China jumped in March, the government said Wednesday, in a positive sign of strengthening demand for the world's second-largest economy. ... more
..
Leading electronic fest Ultra expands to China, India
Leading electronic music festival Ultra announced an expansion Monday to China and India, sensing a bright future for the booming genre in the world's two most populous countries. ... more
..
Wary Trump and Xi measure each other up at US summit
President Donald Trump entered a second day of talks with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on Friday hoping to strike deals on trade and jobs after an overnight show of strength in Syria. ... more
..
Siemens employee held by Dutch for alleged China spying
Dutch authorities have arrested an employee of the German industrial giant Siemens on suspicion he was spying for a Chinese rival, raiding his home and workplace and seizing digital data, prosecutors and the company said Friday. ... more
..
Trump jokes he's 'gotten nothing' from Xi so far
President Donald Trump predicted a "very great" relationship with China's Xi Jinping as the pair met for the first time at his Florida resort of Mar-a-Lago Thursday, when cordiality replaced tough anti-China rhetoric. ... more
..
Developing Asia to fuel global growth but risks ahead: ADB
Developing Asian countries will drive the world economy in the next two years, the Asian Development Bank said Thursday, but it warned of uncertainties from the United States and Europe. ... more
Free Newsletters - Space News - Defense Alert - Environment Report - Energy Monitor
..
US agrees to ChemChina's $43 bn takeover of Syngenta
US authorities have agreed to the $43 billion takeover of Swiss pesticide giant Syngenta by state-owned ChemChina, marking the biggest overseas acquisition by a Chinese firm. ... more
..
China plan for new economic zone sparks real estate frenzy
China's plan to develop an economic backwater outside Beijing into a city three times the size of New York has sparked a real estate speculation frenzy among out-of-town home buyers. ... more
..
China's big banks say bad-loan fears eased in 2016
Bad-loan concerns at China's big banks eased in 2016 despite flat earnings growth, the companies said this week, but analysts warn asset-quality problems in the world's second-largest economy could worsen next year. ... more
..
Trump seeks limits on visa program favored by tech sector
The Trump administration has unveiled steps to limit an immigration visa program for skilled workers often used by Silicon Valley to attract tech workers. ... more
..
China to create new economic zone outside Beijing
China will create a new special economic zone outside Beijing similar to those established in Shenzhen and Shanghai, the government said, in a bid to boost flagging growth and reduce the strain on the capital. ... more
..
China manufacturing expands in March
Chinese factory activity accelerated in March, official data showed Friday, a sign of stability in the world's second largest economy. ... more
..
Is Britain's Article 50 reversible?
The answer to the question of whether Britain's exit process from the European Union is revocable is simple: it just depends who you ask. ... more
..
WTO creates panel to decide on China, EU trade flap
The World Trade Organization Monday set up a panel to examine the so-called "surrogate country" approach used by the European Union to calculate anti-dumping measures applied to Chinese exports, following a request from Beijing. ... more
Free Newsletters - Space News - Defense Alert - Environment Report - Energy Monitor
Space News from SpaceDaily.com
First stage problem in last minute of countdown; 24 hour scrub

Indian Space Research Organisation Starts Work on India's First Venus Mission

Detector delivery marks another Euclid milestone

NASA Spacecraft Dives Between Saturn and Its Rings

Saturn spacecraft toting CU Boulder instrument starts swan song

ISS investigation aims to identify unknown microbes in space

Astrophysicists studied the 'rejuvenating' pulsar in a neighboring galaxy

..
Trump to name and shame trade 'cheats'
President Donald Trump will order staff Friday to pinpoint countries and goods responsible for America's nearly $50 billion trade deficit, in a protectionist warning shot to trade partners like China. ... more
..
Trump predicts 'very difficult' China summit
US President Donald Trump predicted an upcoming meeting with Chinese leader Xi Jinping would be "very difficult" Thursday, laying out an adversarial tone ahead of a high-profile summit. ... more
..
Mexican president says seeking 'new relationship' with US
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto said Wednesday he is working on "a new relationship" with the US and thanked Latin American neighbors for support as Mexico faces "big challenges" with its vital trading partner. ... more
..
WTO hands China partial win over EU in poultry spat
China won a partial victory at the World Trade Organization on Tuesday in a dispute over tariffs imposed on its poultry products by the European Union. ... more
..
Unforeseen impacts of the fair trade movement
Fair trade certified coffee is the kind of phrase that sounds good on a Whole Foods shelf, the type of marketing that merges first world affluence with third world resource. For the average consumer ... more
..
EU clears Dow-DuPont chemicals mega-merger
The EU on Monday approved a $130 billion mega-merger of US agro-chemicals giants Dow Chemical and DuPont, paving the way for major consolidation in a sensitive sector for farmers and the environment. ... more
..
China's Li in New Zealand for trade talks
New Zealand said Sunday it did not plan to "choose sides" on trade between the United States and China, as Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived for a visit focused on the issue. ... more
..
China inks $4.6 billion deal for Australia mine project
A state-owned Chinese construction giant Friday sealed a deal to build a Aus$6 billion (US$4.6 billion) mining infrastructure project to tap into resource-rich northwestern Australia. ... more
The contents herein, unless otherwise known to be public domain, are Copyright 1995-2015 - SpaceDaily. AFP and UPI Wire Stories are copyright Agence France-Presse and United Press International. ESA Portal Reports are copyright European Space Agency. All NASA sourced material is public domain. Additional copyrights may apply in whole or part to other bona fide parties. Advertising does not imply endorsement, agreement or approval of any opinions, statements or information provided by SpaceDaily on any web page published or hosted by SpaceDaily. Privacy statement
Free Newsletters - Space News - Defense Alert - Environment Report - Energy Monitor
Buy Advertising Media Advertising Kit Editorial & Other Enquiries Privacy statement