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Trade wins for Trump

With an impeachment trial looming, US President Donald Trump has been handed two back-to-back trade wins. The US and China agreed to a truce in their trade war by signing a trade deal after two years of tensions which threatened

China’s growth slows to 6%, weakest in 27 years

BEIJING: China’s economy expanded at its slowest rate in nearly three decades during the third quarter as it was hit by the long-running US trade war and cooling domestic demand, data showed on Friday, with an official warning of “mounting

Beijing-Washington to resume trade talks in October

BEIJING: China and the United States will return to the table in Washington in early October, Beijing said on Thursday. The world’s two biggest economies have been entangled in a tense year-long tariffs row, which escalated on September 1 when

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