Africa, Americas

17.02.2020

US trade coalition calls for removal of tariffs as phase-one deal with China takes effect

 Americans for Free Trade, a coalition of more than 150 industry associations, has urged the Trump administration to remove all additional tariffs, as the China-US phase-one economic and trade agreement takes effect on Friday.

"It's encouraging to see some of the Phase One Deal come to fruition. American businesses, farmers, consumers,...

 Americans for Free Trade, a coalition of more than 150 industry associations, has urged the Trump administration to remove all additional tariffs, as the China-US phase-one economic and trade agreement takes effect on Friday.

"It's encouraging to see some of the Phase One Deal come to fruition. American businesses, farmers, consumers,...

17.02.2020

Pompeo takes aim at Huawei & other Chinese tech companies

Tech firms that receive support from Beijing serve as instruments of Chinese intelligence, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has alleged, in the latest verbal volley aimed at Huawei and other Chinese companies.

“Huawei and other Chinese state-backed tech companies are Trojan horses for Chinese intelligence,” Pompeo said in a speech at...

Tech firms that receive support from Beijing serve as instruments of Chinese intelligence, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has alleged, in the latest verbal volley aimed at Huawei and other Chinese companies.

“Huawei and other Chinese state-backed tech companies are Trojan horses for Chinese intelligence,” Pompeo said in a speech at...

Argentina, China to conclude solar plant construction in mountainous province of Salta

The construction of a photovoltaic plant with Chinese technology and equipment is soon to be concluded in the northwestern province of Salta, some 1,400 km from the capital Buenos Aires.

The project, being built in the town of Cafayate, is set to be finished by the end of this year, and...

The construction of a photovoltaic plant with Chinese technology and equipment is soon to be concluded in the northwestern province of Salta, some 1,400 km from the capital Buenos Aires.

The project, being built in the town of Cafayate, is set to be finished by the end of this year, and...

Belt and Road Initiative to complement growth of Africa's continental free trade

The China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) will complement the growth of Africa's continental free trade and link Africa's huge market to the rest of the world, a Djibouti official said here Monday.

"I am expecting more movements of goods, infrastructure development from the second Belt and Road Forum for International...

The China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) will complement the growth of Africa's continental free trade and link Africa's huge market to the rest of the world, a Djibouti official said here Monday.

"I am expecting more movements of goods, infrastructure development from the second Belt and Road Forum for International...

China and U.S. postpone summit meant to end trade war

China's President Xi Jinping and U.S.'s Donald Trump will not meet this month to sign an agreement that will end the trade war. The date was moved and April is the earliest time when they would resume the talks. 

As per Bloomberg, while the officials previously stated that...

China's President Xi Jinping and U.S.'s Donald Trump will not meet this month to sign an agreement that will end the trade war. The date was moved and April is the earliest time when they would resume the talks. 

As per Bloomberg, while the officials previously stated that...


News 1 - 5 of 393
First | Prev. | 1 2 3 4 5 | Next | Last