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Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue laughs with a reporter on the North Lawn of the White House in Washington, Thursday, May 23, 2019.
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May 23, 2019 - 4:51 pm
"The package we're announcing today ensures that farmers do not bear the brunt of unfair retaliatory tariffs imposed by China and other trading partners."
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May 16, 2019 - 11:17 am
Walmart warned on Thursday that higher tariffs on imports from China will mean higher prices.
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May 13, 2019 - 11:49 am
U.S. stocks moved sharply lower Monday on Wall Street and extended the market's slide into a second week as investors seek shelter from an escalating trade war between the U.S. and China.
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May 13, 2019 - 9:29 am
Deepening a trade battle and sending financial markets into a tailspin, China announced Monday it was raising tariffs on $60 billion of U.S. goods in retaliation for the latest hike in U.S. tariffs on its exports.
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Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, center, and United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, right, speak with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, left, as he departs the Office of the United States Trade Representative in Washington, Friday, May 10, 2019
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May 11, 2019 - 10:01 am
"On the contrary, I think it is just a small setback in the talks between two countries, which is inevitable." - Vice Premier Liu He
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May 10, 2019 - 12:14 pm
The U.N. chief says "no winners" emerge from rising trade tensions, which over time amount to a "major setback" to efforts to keep the world on a path to economic prosperity while preserving the environment.
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May 10, 2019 - 6:39 am
President Donald Trump's latest tariff hike on Chinese goods took effect Friday and Beijing said it would retaliate, escalating a battle over China's technology ambitions and other trade tensions.
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a jockey truck passes a stack of 40-foot China Shipping containers at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. For months, the U.S. economy has shrugged off the tariffs slapped by America and China on tens of billions of dollars of each other’s goods.
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May 08, 2019 - 9:49 pm
Beijing would be forced to take "necessary countermeasures," the Commerce Ministry said, but gave no details of possible penalties.
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May 08, 2019 - 2:07 am
Iran's president said Wednesday that it will stop exporting excess uranium and heavy water from its nuclear program as stipulated by the 2015 atomic accord and set a 60-day deadline for new terms to the deal before it will resume higher uranium enrichment.
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