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Nov 14, 2018
Narendra Modi in Singapore: PM calls for early conclusion of multi-nation Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership dealPrime Minister Narendra Modi noted that significant progress has been made in market access of negotiation for goods and called on similar efforts on services sectors.
Oct 31, 2018
Trans-Pacific Partnership, shunned by Donald Trump, cleared for launch; sans-US deal to come into force on 30 DecemberThe so-called Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) had a difficult birth and had appeared to be foundering when Trump withdrew the US shortly after coming to office. That turned out to be the opening salvo in Trump's winner-takes-all, "America first" and threat-heavy approach to trade relations.
Oct 26, 2018
Shinzo Abe to host Narendra Modi for private dinner at his Yamanashi holiday home during PM's two-day trip to JapanOn Monday evening, Modi and Abe will hold wide-ranging talks with a focus on bilateral, regional and global issues of mutual concerns which will include exploring ways to deepen cooperation in the Indo-Pacific region.
Oct 04, 2018
Mike Pompeo to visit Beijing next week amid trade war; likely to meet with President Xi Jinping, Foreign Minister Wang YiPompeo's visit comes as the US administration is accusing China of trying to undermine President Donald Trump, who accused China during a meeting of the UN Security Council of interfering in American elections to help his Democratic rivals.
Oct 01, 2018
Shavkat Mirziyoyev in New Delhi: India, Uzbekistan agree to set up expert group to explore possibility of trade agreementIndia and Uzbekistan on Monday agreed to set up an expert group to carry out a joint feasibility study for a trade agreement to boost economic ties between the countries.
Sep 27, 2018
At UNSC, Donald Trump accuses China of election meddling in upcoming midterm polls; Beijing rejects chargeUS president Donald Trump on Wednesday accused China of seeking to meddle in the 6 November US congressional elections, saying Beijing did not want his Republican Party to do well because of his pugnacious stance on trade.
Sep 22, 2018
China cancels trade talks with United States as threats of tariffs escalate, says reportThe United States is optimistic about finding a way forward in its trade dispute with China, but it does not have a date scheduled for further talks as it assesses Beijing’s response to the latest round of tariffs, a senior White House official said on Friday.
Sep 20, 2018
Brexit: EU, UK clash over who should cede ground on deal; Austria chancellor asks for 'step forward' from Theresa MayTheresa May said that in order to achieve a successful conclusion to Brexit, just as the UK has evolved its position, the EU will need to evolve its position as well.
Sep 17, 2018
As US midterm elections near, Donald Trump plays high risk political gamble with hardline trade policy; insists he can save US jobs and factoriesTrump's apparent belief is that he and congressional Republicans can rely on the unswerving support of core GOP voters — even in rural areas that have been economically hurt by his trade disputes — and maybe succeed in delivering better trade deals before Election Day. Still, as an insurance policy against failure, the administration is providing $12 billion in farm aid to soothe trade-war wounds in rural America.
Sep 07, 2018
Former UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and wife Marina Wheeler announce separation, divorceBoris Johnson and Marina Wheeler said in a joint statement Friday that they separated "several months ago" after 25 years of marriage and have now decided to divorce. The couple said divorce proceedings are now underway.