trade war

Nike beats quarterly forecasts despite trade war

Shares of Nike hit an all-time high after the world's largest athletic gear maker topped quarterly sales and profit forecasts.

published on : 25th September 2019

Wall Street rebounds as China moves on yuan

U.S.stocks bounced back Tuesday from a sharp sell-off the previous day as China stepped in to stabilize the yuan,easing concerns that currencies would be the latest weapon in the U.S.-China trade war.

published on : 7th August 2019

'China’s ready to talk,' says country's former ambassador to Iceland

'Trade war serves nobody's interest,' says Se Gu, China's former ambassador to Iceland and former president of China Institute of International Studies.

published on : 19th July 2019

US curbs nuclear technology sales to China

The Donald Trump administration has decided to limit sales of United States' civil nuclear technology to China to prevent use for military or unauthorised purposes, thus heightening further tensions b

published on : 12th October 2018

World Bank's Jim Yong Kim sees 'clear' economic slowdown if trade war escalates

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim voices concerns about China-US trade tensions and that escalating tariff threats will lead to an economic slowdown.

published on : 11th October 2018

Alibaba's Jack Ma says to prepare for 20 years of trade war

Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma told the Wolrd Economic Forum that people should "mentally prepare" for 20 years of U.S.-China trade wars. 

published on : 20th September 2018

The U.S. threatens tariffs on $200 billion of China good

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.

published on : 11th July 2018

Trump threatens China with largest tariff

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.

published on : 19th June 2018

Stocks rally as Xi Jinping promises to open China's economy

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.

published on : 10th April 2018

Donald Trump threatens new USD100 billion round of China tariffs

Donald Trump instructed US trade officials to consider a new $100 billion round of tariffs on China on Thursday.

published on : 6th April 2018

Beijing hits back at US trade tariffs

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. 

published on : 4th April 2018

China issues stark warning as Trump moves towards tariffs

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.

published on : 8th March 2018

Trade war fears, Italian election buffet world shares

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

published on : 5th March 2018