Recent News Headlines : World Trade Organization

'THEY DON'T CARE': MICHELLE OBAMA HITS OUT AT TRUMP ON SCHOOL LUNCHES


US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the United States reserved the right to be protectionist if it thought trade was not free or fair... READ MORE

14th May, 2017 17

HOW ONTARIO IS TACKLING U.S. PROTECTIONISM IN A TRUMP ERA


Quebec is expected to share the cost. Ontario emphasized to New York lawmakers that about 680,000 jobs in their state depend on trade and investment with Canada... READ MORE

13th May, 2017 571

SECRETARY-GENERAL SEES KEY BELT ROAD ROLE IN AGENDA 2030


"When we look at BRI, we see a very important contribution to this solidarity in addressing global problems with international cooperation, where China plays a very central role... READ MORE

9th May, 2017 528

CHINA IS BENT ON WORLD DOMINATION -- BUT NOT IN THE WAY YOU THINK


The chamber's answer China has changed, not us... READ MORE

8th May, 2017 2099

BUY AMERICAN, HIRE ABROAD: TOP US CONTRACTORS ARE OUTSOURCING JOBS, STUDY FINDS


Ultimately, when it comes to federal contracts, the government is encouraging outsourcing instead of rewarding our workers, she said... READ MORE

5th May, 2017 388

HOW MANY OF HIS 38 PROPOSALS HAS HE DELIVERED ON?


It's impossible to know now which orders, actions and memorandum Mr Trump considered unconstitutional ... READ MORE

30th April, 2017 80

TRUMP TO ORDER A STUDY ON ABUSES OF U.S. TRADE AGREEMENTS


Remaking U.S. trade relations has been a top priority for Trump, who has argued that the United States has been treated unfairly in international trade... READ MORE

29th April, 2017 738

TRUMP AIDES DRAFTING EXECUTIVE ORDER TO WITHDRAW FROM NAFTA


Trump aides drafting executive order to withdraw from NAFTA U.S. reports... READ MORE

26th April, 2017 2352

TRUMP'S SOFTENING TRADE TONE EASES FEARS OF A GLOBAL TRADE WAR


Globalization powered China's economic growth that averaged almost 10 percent annually since 2001, when it joined the World Trade Organization... READ MORE

24th April, 2017 50

TRUMP RESORTING TO UNILATERALISM WITH STEEL PROBE


Trump resorting to unilateralism with steel probe China Daily... READ MORE

24th April, 2017 509

TRUMP'S STEEL PROBE MAY SPARK TRADE WAR, SAYS CHINA DAILY


The article said the US should use the settlement mechanism under the World Trade Organization to resolve the dispute over steel... READ MORE

24th April, 2017 22

ASIA STEELMAKER SHARES RISE DESPITE TRUMP SALVO ON TRADE


South Korean steelmaker Posco 005490.KS followed with gains of over 2 percent, while Taiwan's China Steel 2002.TW advanced 1.3 percent... READ MORE

21st April, 2017 3

IMF CAN COOPERATE WITH TRUMP TO IMPROVE GLOBAL TRADE


The Trump administration has complained about Germany's high trade surplus with the United States... READ MORE

20th April, 2017 5

AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND BACK TRUMP ON POSSIBLE WTO ACTION ON CANADA DAIRY


Australia, the third-biggest cheese exporter outside Europe, exports about a third of its cheese production, while Canada sells all its cheese domestically, McQueen added... READ MORE

19th April, 2017 49

TRUMP TRADE INTEREST AND AID MAKE FOR A CHALLENGING SUMMIT


The IMF and World Bank have previously sought to highlight the potential upsides to those countries receiving large numbers of immigrants and refugees... READ MORE

15th April, 2017 82

DOZENS DEAD AS CAR BOMB HITS SYRIA EVACUEES


The IMF and World Bank have previously sought to highlight the potential upsides to those countries receiving large numbers of immigrants and refugees... READ MORE

15th April, 2017 82

TRUMP, TRADE, INTEREST AND AID MAKE FOR A CHALLENGING IMF SUMMIT


The IMF and World Bank have previously sought to highlight the potential upsides to those countries receiving large numbers of immigrants and refugees... READ MORE

15th April, 2017 82

FREE TRADE WARNING - IMF, WTO AND WORLD BANK SAY IT MUST BE DEFENDED


The opening of trade over the past several decades has helped to drive global economic growth, lifting incomes across advanced, emerging and developing countries... READ MORE

10th April, 2017 393

EU HITS CHINA WITH NEW 'ANTI-DUMPING' DUTIES ON STEEL IMPORTS, BEIJING PLEDGES RETALIATION


EU hits China with new 'anti-dumping' duties on steel imports, Beijing pledges retaliation -- RT Business... READ MORE

6th April, 2017 147

TRUMP TRADE CRACKDOWN 'NOT ABOUT CHINA'


The second will initiate a review of the American trade deficit and rules Mr Trump says harm US workers... READ MORE

3rd April, 2017 163

BEIJING COZIES UP TO EU IN WAKE OF TRUMP'S 'AMERICA FIRST' POLICY


China has launched a charm offensive with the European Union since U.S. President Donald Trump took office in January, shifting its stance on trade negotia... READ MORE

2nd April, 2017 6

BREXIT BEGINS: UK TRIGGERS ARTICLE 50


The Article 50 process is now under way, and in accordance with the British people, the United Kingdom is leaving the European Union, May said... READ MORE

30th March, 2017 5070

DEMOCRATS' NEW BILL PRESSES DONALD TRUMP TO HONOR HIS 'BUY AMERICA' CAMPAIGN PROMISES


I want a solid commitment from Washington and Donald Trump on a strong Buy America standard and I hope I'll get that... READ MORE

24th March, 2017 1073

CHINA, AUSTRALIA TO SAFEGUARD GLOBAL TRADE


The China-Australia Free Trade Agreement has boosted bilateral trade since it took effect in December 2015... READ MORE

24th March, 2017 384

ASIA MARKETS MOSTLY DOWN AFTER RALLY, DOLLAR WEAKENS


In early European trade London lost 0.3 percent while Frankfurt and Paris each lost 0.4 percent... READ MORE

20th March, 2017 0

G20 DROPS ANTI-PROTECTIONISM PLEDGE AMID US PRESSURE


Canada took a middle approach in the talks, urging a statement supporting free trade but not taking a position on specific wording... READ MORE

19th March, 2017 0

MNUCHIN AT G-20 PLAYS NICE WHILE SNUBBING RULES OF WORLD TRADE


Mnuchin's German counterpart, Wolfgang Schaeuble, admitted later that the American didn't have a mandate to negotiate new or creative wordings on trade policy... READ MORE

19th March, 2017 208

WORLD ECONOMIC POWERS YIELD TO TRUMP, DROP PLEDGE TO FIGHT PROTECTIONISM


Canada took a middle approach in the talks, urging a statement supporting free trade but not taking a position on specific wording... READ MORE

19th March, 2017 445

G20 DROPS PLEDGE TO FULLY OPPOSE TRADE PROTECTIONISM AMID TRUMP PUSHBACK


He also has started the process to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement with Mexico and Canada... READ MORE

18th March, 2017 13

U.S. WANTS FREE BUT FAIR AND BALANCED TRADE


U.S. wants free but fair and balanced trade Mnuchin... READ MORE

18th March, 2017 337

Trending News Headlines : World Trade Organization

THE WORLD TODAY LOOKS OMINOUSLY LIKE IT DID BEFORE WORLD WAR I


There are many differences among these eras of globalization and retrenchment, Feinman is careful to say... READ MORE

29th December, 2016 21433

TRUMP SPOKESMAN WALKS BACK ON IMPORT TAX IDEA AMID UPROAR JOKES


A similar tax on U.S. imports imposed by the Mexican government would make American goods more expensive in Mexico and their market shares would drop... READ MORE

28th January, 2017 20769

BRITAIN MAY END UP WITH THE MOST 'EXTREME' VERSION OF BREXIT BECAUSE THERE MAY NOT BE ENOUGH TIME TO NEGOTIATE WITH BRUSSELS, SAY MINISTERS


That hard-nosed stance is designed to challenge British demands that Europe negotiate an EU-exit agreement and a new EU-UK trade agreement simultaneously... READ MORE

15th October, 2016 5803

A PRESIDENT TRUMP COULD DESTROY THE WORLD ECONOMY


The United States needs to ensure that more of its own middle class shares in the benefits of globalization... READ MORE

6th October, 2016 4536

CHINA STEPS UP AS VOICE FOR GLOBAL TRADE


In Era of Trump, Chinas President Champions Economic Globalization... READ MORE

18th January, 2017 2677

CHINA'S XI TO PROMOTE GLOBALIZATION AT DAVOS, NOT 'WAR AND POVERTY'


Xi will attend the Davos forum on Jan. 17, part of a three-day state visit to Switzerland from Jan. 15 to 18... READ MORE

11th January, 2017 2291

CHINA, RUSSIA TO PUSH FOR FREE-TRADE AREA IN ASIA-PACIFIC


President Xi Jinping and Russia's Vladimir Putin met during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in the South American city... READ MORE

20th November, 2016 2237

G-20 DROPS ANTI-PROTECTIONIST PLEDGE AS PRICE OF U.S. ASSENT


That attitude pitched him against most other delegates, who favored a multilateral, rules-based system as embodied in the World Trade Organization... READ MORE

18th March, 2017 2165

TRUMP PICKS 'DEATH BY CHINA' AUTHOR FOR TRADE ADVISORY ROLE


Navarro, 67, is a professor at University of California, Irvine, and advised Trump during the campaign... READ MORE

22nd December, 2016 1956

OUTRAGE OVER THE ECONOMY DOESN'T EXPLAIN SURGING GLOBAL POPULISM


Global trade is sliding into ever more gloomy territory, according to Raoul Leering, head of international trade analysis at ING Bank NV in Amsterdam... READ MORE

29th December, 2016 1901

TRUMP'S IDEA FOR MEXICAN WALL TAX IS ILLEGAL AND WOULD HURT US


Based on current trade flows, a 20 percent tariff would effectively impose a 59.2 billion tax on US consumers who purchase Mexican imports... READ MORE

2nd February, 2017 1830

U.S. LIST OF TRADE COMPLAINTS MAY SHOW WHAT TRUMP WILL DEMAND FROM CANADA ON NAFTA


What will Trump want from Canada on NAFTA? A U.S. document may offer clues... READ MORE

3rd February, 2017 1552

TRUMP PACKS TRADE TEAM WITH VETERANS OF STEEL WARS WITH CHINA


Ross, DiMicco and other leaders of Big Steel have been on the front-line in U.S. trade battles against the world's export superpower... READ MORE

10th December, 2016 1429

MEXICO REELS AT NIGHTMARE VISION OF A DONALD TRUMP WHITE HOUSE


Mexico, like the rest of the world, must wait to see what President Trump does in office... READ MORE

26th November, 2016 1394

CHINESE PREMIER WARNS WORLD ENTERING PERIOD OF POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC UPHEAVAL


During his speech to Congress last Tuesday Trump claimed the US had lost 60,000 factories since China joined the World Trade Organization in 2001... READ MORE

5th March, 2017 1318

JAPANESE PM ABE TO MEET TRUMP AGAINST BACKDROP OF SECURITY FEARS


But Jeffrey Kingston, the director of Asian studies at Temple University in Tokyo, said anxiety remained high in Tokyo following Trump's decidedly unreassuring comments on security... READ MORE

16th November, 2016 1304

TRUMP AGAIN VOWS TO BRING BACK U.S. JOBS, BUT OFFERS FEW DETAILS


Trump again vows to bring back U.S. jobs, but offers few details... READ MORE

24th February, 2017 1299

AUSTRALIA'S RELATIONSHIP WITH CHINA 'COULD NOT BE STRONGER', BISHOP SAYS


Australia and China's foreign ministers have pledged to further strengthen the link between the two countries at a meeting in Canberra on Tuesday... READ MORE

7th February, 2017 1269

US EXIT FROM TPP MAY OPEN THE DOOR TO CHINA


If the deal succeeds, China could become the center of a vast free trade area... READ MORE

24th January, 2017 1183

1. WHAT DOES THE CUSTOMS UNION DO?


British voters last year settled the question of whether or not to leave the European Union by choosing Brexit... READ MORE

17th January, 2017 1150

TRUMP ADVISER TAKES AIM AT CONSERVATIVES' BUDGETARY RESTRAINT


Don't expect President-elect Donald Trump to adhere consistently to traditional Republican economic policy, or even to positions Trump staked out during his election campaign... READ MORE

14th November, 2016 1086

AMERICAN STEEL UNLIKELY TO GET KEYSTONE BOOST DESPITE TRUMP ORDER


Meanwhile, in the quiet prairie town of Gascoyne, North Dakota, deer wander among gleaming stacks of steel tubing intended for the Keystone pipeline... READ MORE

28th January, 2017 1082

GERMAN MINISTER UPS RHETORIC AGAINST TAKEOVERS AHEAD OF CHINA TRIP


In a guest column for Die Welt newspaper, Gabriel urged the European Union to ensure a level playing field and adopt a tougher approach with China... READ MORE

29th October, 2016 1052

GLOOMY CHINA SEPTEMBER TRADE DATA RAISES FEARS RECOVERY MAY BE FALTERING


Asian stocks tumbled to three-week lows and U.S. stock futures and Treasury yields fell after the data, while copper prices in London slipped... READ MORE

13th October, 2016 1006

A 'CATHOLIC' PRESIDENT? FRENCH CONSERVATIVE FILLON BREAKS WITH SECULARISM


Burkhalter said his country was the first Western country to recognize the People's Republic of China in January,1950... READ MORE

11th January, 2017 921

IF THE U.S. WITHDRAWS, CHINA WONDERS IF IT IS READY TO LEAD THE WORLD


If the United States under Donald Trump gives up its global leadership and withdraws into isolationism, will the rising superpower China replace it?... READ MORE

21st November, 2016 902

CHINA QUIETLY GEARS UP FOR POSSIBILITY OF TRADE WAR WITH UNITED STATES


At the World Economic Forum in Davos this week, Chinese President Xi Jinping warned that a trade war would benefit nobody... READ MORE

18th January, 2017 776

SOUTH KOREA'S LOTTE SAYS 4 RETAIL STORES IN CHINA CLOSED AMID POLITICAL TENSION


China is the biggest overseas market for Lotte Group, South Korea's No.5 conglomerate, generating annual sales of a little more than 3 trillion Korean won 2.60 billion in 2015... READ MORE

6th March, 2017 697

1. CAN TRUMP PULL THE U.S. FROM NAFTA?


Trump adviser Stephen Schwarzman of Blackstone Group LP flew to Calgary to reassure Trudeau during a cabinet retreat that Canada isn't a primary target... READ MORE

27th January, 2017 530

U.S. BUSINESS IN CHINA WARMS TO POSSIBLE TRUMP TRADE POLICY SHAKE-UP


James McGregor, Chairman of APCO Worldwide, Greater China, said the idea of some form of reciprocity is gaining traction, particularly in combating techno-nationalism ... READ MORE

15th February, 2017 528


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