China’s largest chipmaker to raise $2.8 billion in listing to boost capabilities amid trade war

SMIC, is part of China’s broader push for self-reliance when it comes to semiconductors, a field in which the world’s second-largest economy is seen as far behind the U.S. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to … Read more…

Growing tensions over China’s handling of coronavirus could lead to a ‘much worse’ trade war, investor says

Rising tensions over how China handled the coronavirus outbreak could be a “major risk” to global recovery, David Sokulsky of Concentrated Leaders Fund said. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

China’s purchases of US goods will fall way short of ‘phase one’ trade deal due to the coronavirus, says think tank

The Center for Strategic and International Studies projected that exports of U.S. goods to China could come in at only $ 60 billion for the entire 2020 — much lower than what’s outlined in the “phase one” trade deal. International: … Read more…

By at least one measure, acquiring Gio Gonzalez is the greatest trade in Nats history

The Nationals probably wouldn’t have won the World Series without Daniel Hudson but he wasn’t the team’s best trade acquisition in franchise history. Neither was Trea Turner. Washington Nationals BEST DEAL UPDATE(UK): SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your … Read more…

Sources say Trump’s top trade adviser Peter Navarro feuded with officials over hydroxychloroquine’s effectiveness to treat coronavirus

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Trump set for his biggest rally crowd yet in whirlwind visit to India amid trade friction

Trump is expected to be feted in a two-day diplomatic spectacle aimed at highlighting U.S.-Indian relations amid escalating trade frictions.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

U.S. charges China’s Huawei with racketeering and conspiracy to steal U.S. trade secrets in new indictment

Adding to charges already made against the company, the indictment accuses Huawei of violating the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act by, among other actions, offering employees bonuses for obtaining confidential information from competitors. Business BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Report: Warriors closing D’Angelo Russell trade negotiations with Timberwolves

They tried to orchestrate a four-team trade to meet the Warriors' demands. But Minnesota keeps falling short. Shams Charania of The Athletic: This could be a negotiating tactic by the Warriors, leaking how dissatisfied they are with Minnesota's offers and … Read more…

There’s a ‘very good lesson’ from the coronavirus outbreak, says Singapore’s trade minister

“Today, China is not just producing low-end, low-value products, they are also in the supply chains of many of the high-end products,” said Chan Chun Sing, Singapore’s minister for trade and industry. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: … Read more…

The US-China trade deal leaves a large American deficit and a permanent collision course

Investors should watch trade numbers for reliable signs of the real value of last week’s trade agreement between the U.S. and China, writes Dr. Michael Ivanovitch. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free … Read more…

China’s November foreign exchange reserves fall more than expected amid focus on trade deal

China's foreign exchange reserves fell $ 9 billion in November to $ 3.096 trillion, central bank data showed on Saturday, as Washington and Beijing remained locked in negotiations over an interim trade agreement. World News & Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: … Read more…

Japan launches $122 billion stimulus to fight trade risks, post-Olympic slump

Japan’s cabinet approved a $ 122 billion fiscal package on Thursday to support stalling growth in the world’s third-largest economy amid offshore risks and as policymakers look to sustain activity beyond the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Reuters: Business News SPECIAL DISCOUNT … Read more…