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May 09, 2019
Rupee skids 18 paise to 69.89 against dollar in early trade amid heavy sell-offs in equities, foreign fund outflowsThe rupee opened weak at 69.70 at the interbank forex market and then fell further to 69.89, down 18 paise over its last close.
Oct 17, 2018
After concluding USMCA, Donald Trump administration moves to negotiate trade deals with Japan, EU and UKThe Trump administration has informed the Congress of its intent to negotiate separate trade agreements with Japan, the UK and the EU, days after America signed a new business deal with neighbouring Mexico and Canada, replacing the 24-year-old NAFTA.
Oct 02, 2018
How the new NAFTA 2.0 between US, Mexico, Canada will shake up business in 3 country bloc: All you need to knowThe 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.
Oct 01, 2018
Canada, US to stay in trade pact with Mexico, Trump touts 'great deal' in place of 24-year-old NAFTACanada 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.
Aug 30, 2018
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.
Aug 27, 2018
Donald Trump set to replace 'job killing disaster' NAFTA with new US - Mexico deal; threatens to slap Canada auto imports with new tariffsThe 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.
Jul 11, 2018
US to impose 10% tariffs on Chinese exports worth $200 billion from September as part of latest step in 'largest trade war in economic history'The United States on Tuesday announced it was starting the process to slap 10 percent tariffs on another USD 200 billion in Chinese export goods as soon as September, escalating the trade war between the world's two largest economies.
Jun 16, 2018
Donald Trump announces 25% tariff on Chinese imports worth $50 billion; Beijing to retaliatePresident Donald Trump brought the world's two biggest economies to the brink of a trade war Friday by announcing a 25 percent tariff on up to $50 billion in Chinese imports to take effect 6 July.
Apr 13, 2018
Trans Pacific Partnership: Donald Trump says US will only rejoin pact if it is given 'substantially better' dealUS president Donald Trump said the United States would only join the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a multinational trade deal his administration walked away from last year if it offered “substantially better” terms than those provided under previous negotiations
Mar 03, 2018
'Trade wars are good,' says Donald Trump, defies global concern over US tariffs on steel and aluminiumUS President Donald Trump struck a defiant tone on Friday, saying trade wars were good and easy to win after his plan to put tariffs on steel and aluminum imports triggered threats of retaliation from trading partners and a slide in stock markets.