Tag Archives: Trade

  • NS Venkataraman USA-China trade war: Who will have the last laugh?

    The world is watching how China and the US will deal with their trade issues, which could well determine the future of global trade relations and the overall global geo-political scenario. ...

  • Trump demands withdrawal of India’s ‘unacceptable’ tariff hike

    US President Donald Trump on Thursday demanded India withdraw retaliatory tariffs imposed by New Delhi this month, calling the duties “unacceptable” in a stern message. ...

  • US cuts off India preferential trade access

    The United States will end preferential trade treatment for India from Wednesday, US President Donald Trump has announced, in a fresh economic headwind for New Delhi alongside slowing growth ...

  • Get ready for difficult times, China’s Xi warns during trade war

    China must prepare for difficult times as the international situation is increasingly complex, President Xi Jinping said in comments carried by state media on Wednesday. ...

  • US Ambassador to China visiting Tibet this week

    US Ambassador to China Terry Branstad was scheduled to visit Tibet this week, the first visit to the region by a US ambassador since 2015, amid escalating trade tensions. ...

  • US-China relations near new low amid trade battle

    The US and China have gone through rough patches before. The American public recoiled — and the US government imposed sanctions — after the People's Liberation Army slaughtered hundreds. ...

  • US escalates trade war amid negotiations, China says will hit back

    The United States escalated a tariff war with China on Friday by hiking levies to 25% for $200 billion worth of Chinese goods in the midst of last-ditch talks to rescue a trade deal. ...

  • Donald Trump thinks US will have a trade deal with China

    US President Donald Trump has said he thinks there will be a trade deal with China, reiterating that he wants a deal which is fair and on a reciprocal basis. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Can China afford a trade war?

    It is extremely doubtful as to whether China can sustain a trade war, since the Chinese economy would virtually collapse if the export of Chinese products were to be considerably curbed. ...

  • British PM Theresa May tells China she wants stronger ties

    Prime Minister Theresa May has told China's leader that Britain wants to strengthen trade and business ties, an attempt to reassure the world's second largest economy after London delayed a $24 billion nuclear project. ...