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Donald Trump announces 5% tariff on Mexican imports in bid to curb illegal immigration; move could compromise major USMCA trade deal
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Donald Trump announces 5% tariff on Mexican imports in bid to curb illegal immigration; move could compromise major USMCA trade deal

In a surprise announcement that could compromise a major trade deal, President Donald Trump announced on Thursday that he is slapping a 5 percent tariff on all Mexican imports, effective 10 June

Days after successful negotiation of USMCA pact, Justin Trudeau says working with Donald Trump 'not always simple'
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Days after successful negotiation of USMCA pact, Justin Trudeau says working with Donald Trump 'not always simple'

Speaking on an episode of Quebec's most popular talk show, "Tout Le Monde En Parle," broadcast on Sunday Trudeau said he had done his job of "standing up for Canadians" in agreeing the USMCA trade pact with the US, Canada and Mexico. Asked about his relationship with Trump, Trudeau cautiously acknowledged it is "not always simple."

Donald Trump declares USMCA with Mexico, Canada as replacement of NAFTA, calls it 'great deal' for all three countries
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Donald Trump declares USMCA with Mexico, Canada as replacement of NAFTA, calls it 'great deal' for all three countries

The US, Mexico, and Canada Agreement or USMCA, a jubilant Trump told reporters at the White House, would revive the manufacturing sector in the US and create hundreds and thousands of jobs in America. This will create high-quality jobs and strictly enforce rule of origin requirement, he added.

How the new NAFTA 2.0 between US, Mexico, Canada will shake up business in 3 country bloc: All you need to know
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How the new NAFTA 2.0 between US, Mexico, Canada will shake up business in 3 country bloc: All you need to know

The North American trade agreement hammered out late Sunday between the United States and Canada, following an earlier U.S.-Mexico deal, shakes up — but likely won't revolutionize — the way businesses operate within the three-country trade bloc.

Canada, US to stay in trade pact with Mexico, Trump touts 'great deal' in place of 24-year-old NAFTA
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Canada, US to stay in trade pact with Mexico, Trump touts 'great deal' in place of 24-year-old NAFTA

Canada is back in a revamped North American free trade deal with the United States and Mexico after weeks of bitter, high-pressure negotiations that brushed up against a midnight deadline.

Canada stunned and worried about Trump trade threats; some locals are 'afraid', some defiant: 'We won't be insulted like that, by a man with no brain'
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Canada stunned and worried about Trump trade threats; some locals are 'afraid', some defiant: 'We won't be insulted like that, by a man with no brain'

It started with US President Donald Trump's attacks on Canadian dairy farmers. Then Washington slapped tariffs on Canadian steel, citing national security. There was that disastrous G-7 summit in Quebec. Now it's a new North American free trade agreement that excludes America's northern neighbor. Canadians are stunned by the repeated broadsides from what has long been their closest ally and some have even begun boycotts.

Donald Trump set to replace 'job killing disaster' NAFTA with new US - Mexico deal; threatens to slap Canada auto imports with new tariffs
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Donald Trump set to replace 'job killing disaster' NAFTA with new US - Mexico deal; threatens to slap Canada auto imports with new tariffs

The Donald Trump administration and Mexico have reached a preliminary accord to end the North American Free Trade Agreement and replace it with a deal that the administration wants to be more favorable to the United States.

Donald Trump says he's 'terminating' NAFTA; seals 'incredible' trade deal with Mexico; leaves Canada out for now
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Donald Trump says he's 'terminating' NAFTA; seals 'incredible' trade deal with Mexico; leaves Canada out for now

US President Donald Trump is announcing a trade "understanding" with Mexico that could lead to an overhaul of the North American Free Trade Agreement.

US-China trade dispute likely to escalate further, will impact global growth and inflation: Moody's
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US-China trade dispute likely to escalate further, will impact global growth and inflation: Moody's

Trade dispute would stop short of full implementation of the most severe potential measures announced so far, including tariffs on all US automotive imports, Moody's said

Donald Trump urged Emmanuel Macron to quit EU, sign bilateral deal with US during White House meet in April
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Donald Trump urged Emmanuel Macron to quit EU, sign bilateral deal with US during White House meet in April

Recent reports have revealed that Donald Trump had urged his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron to leave the EU and sign bilateral trade agreement with the US

Justin Trudeau declines to meet Donald Trump over NAFTA renegotiation after 'totally unacceptable' US preconditions
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Justin Trudeau declines to meet Donald Trump over NAFTA renegotiation after 'totally unacceptable' US preconditions

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Thursday he offered to go to Washington this week to complete talks on renegotiating the North American Free Trade agreement but that Vice President Mike Pence called and told him a meeting with the U.S. president would only happen if Trudeau agreed to put a five-year sunset clause into the deal.

Donald Trump runs out of time to deliver on NAFTA reboot; negotiators describe an uncompromising White House
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Donald Trump runs out of time to deliver on NAFTA reboot; negotiators describe an uncompromising White House

Negotiators, industry lobbyists, trade experts and lawmakers briefed on the talks described how precious months passed before the U.S team presented its proposals and how the talks stalled because the demands far exceeded what Canada and Mexico had expected and Washington signalled no readiness to compromise.

US-Mexico border migrants say Donald Trump's intention to deploy military won't deter them
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US-Mexico border migrants say Donald Trump's intention to deploy military won't deter them

On Tuesday, the same day that US president Donald Trump announced his intention to deploy military to help patrol the US-Mexico border, Edwin Valdez and four other Central American migrants were walking through dense brush at a south Texas wildlife reserve, hoping to escape notice.

Donald Trump plans to impose tariffs of up to $60 billion on Chinese imports related to technology and telecom
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Donald Trump plans to impose tariffs of up to $60 billion on Chinese imports related to technology and telecom

Donald Trump is targeting Chinese high technology companies to punish China for its investment policies

Trump imposes steep tariffs on imported washing machines and solar panels to protect local manufacturers
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Trump imposes steep tariffs on imported washing machines and solar panels to protect local manufacturers

The decision was in line with Donald Trump's "America First" trade policy, which aims to protect local manufacturers from foreign competition.

Donald Trump says Mexico border wall plan has never changed or evolved, contradicts John Kelly's 'not fully informed' remark
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Donald Trump says Mexico border wall plan has never changed or evolved, contradicts John Kelly's 'not fully informed' remark

Donald Trump on Thursday insisted that his view on building a wall along US-Mexico border has not changed and Mexico would pay for it "directly or indirectly"

Mexican president Enrique Pena Nieto denies calling Donald Trump to praise border policy
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Mexican president Enrique Pena Nieto denies calling Donald Trump to praise border policy

Mexico City: Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto has said he had not recently spoken to Donald Trump on the phone, after the US leader boasted his counterpart had called him to praise his border policy.

Donald Trump and Brexit may have globalisation on the backfoot, but don't expect it to go quietly
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Donald Trump and Brexit may have globalisation on the backfoot, but don't expect it to go quietly

With the rise of the right-wing in America and the Europe, free trade and globalisation that marked the post World War II decades is on the backfoot. The surprise victory of Donald Trump in the American elections, his constant rant against free trade, immigration and linking refuges from seven Muslim countries to terror, has been a major morale booster for these forces.

Mexico's Enrique Pena Nieto cancels US visit as Donald Trump aide floats border tax idea
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Mexico's Enrique Pena Nieto cancels US visit as Donald Trump aide floats border tax idea

The crisis between US and Mexico deepened as Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto scrapped a planned visit to meet with US president Donald Trump as the White House floated the idea of imposing a 20 percent tax on goods from Mexico to pay for a wall at the southern US border.

Mexico won't fund Donald Trump's wall but wants good ties with the US President-elect
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Mexico won't fund Donald Trump's wall but wants good ties with the US President-elect

Hours after Trump repeated his warnings against Mexico during a press conference, Pena Nieto said his government will seek "open and complete negotiations" with the next US government.