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Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland says talks with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer have been "very constructive" and credits Mexico with making significant concessions on labour.
The joint forum of 26 tea trade unions called for a three-day strike demanding implementation of minimum wage from Tuesday onwards.
The Trump administration raised the stakes in its trade dispute with China on Tuesday, saying it would slap 10 per cent tariffs on an extra $200 billion worth of Chinese imports.
U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Monday to impose a 10 percent tariff on $200 billion of Chinese goods, prompting a swift warning from Beijing of retaliation.
Chinese President Xi Jinping promises to open the country's economy further and lower import tariffs on products including cars, in a speech that struck a conciliatory tone amid rising trade tensions.
Donald Trump instructed US trade officials to consider a new $100 billion round of tariffs on China on Thursday.
China retaliates over the Trump administration's plans to slap tariffs on USD 50 billion in Chinese goods, unveiling a list of similar potential duties on key US imports.
China has increased tariffs by up to 25 percent on 128 US products, from frozen pork and wine to certain fruits and nuts, escalating a spat between the world’s biggest economies.
US President Donald Trump on Thursday wrote on Twitter that 'We do have a Trade Deficit with Canada,' despite data on from his own trade representative showing the opposite.
The White House clarifies a tweet from U.S. President Donald Trump last week that U.S. is pressing Beijing to slash its trade imbalance with the United States by $100 billion, not $1 billion, as fears
China and the EU warn the U.S. that they will respond to President Donald Trump's measures to impose tariffs on imported steel and aluminum.
World stocks and emerging markets fell for the fifth straight day on Monday, hammered by fears of a global trade war and the prospect of political instability in Europe after inconclusive election res