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Trump delays tariffs on some Chinese goods until December

Aug. 13, 2019 6:57 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Responding to pressure from businesses and growing fears that a trade war is threatening the U.S. economy, the Trump administration is delaying most of the import taxes it planned to impose on Chinese goods and is dropping others altogether. The announcement Tuesday from the Office of the...

China's Xi gets tougher on Trump after new tariff threat

Aug. 13, 2019 11:09 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — Facing another U.S. tariff hike, Chinese President Xi Jinping is getting tougher with Washington instead of backing down. Beijing fired what economists called a "warning shot" at Washington by letting its yuan currency weaken in response to President Donald Trump's latest threat of more...

Bolton says US ready to negotiate post-Brexit trade pact

Aug. 12, 2019 4:33 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The United States is ready to negotiate a post-Brexit trade deal with the U.K. "in pieces" to help speed the process as Britain prepares to leave the European Union on Oct. 31, National Security Adviser John Bolton said Monday. Bolton told reporters after meeting with British Prime Minister...

Business Highlights

Aug. 9, 2019 4:31 PM EDT

___ Huawei unveils phone system that could replace Android BEIJING (AP) — Chinese tech giant Huawei has unveiled its own operating system for smartphones that could replace Android if U.S. sanctions on the company cut off access to Google's system. The company says it will release its first smartphone...

Huawei unveils phone system that could replace Android

Aug. 9, 2019 8:33 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — Huawei on Friday unveiled a smartphone operating system that it said can replace Google's Android, adding to the Chinese tech giant's efforts to insulate itself against U.S. sanctions. The announcement of HarmonyOS highlights the growing ability of Huawei, the No. 2 global smartphone brand...

10 Things to Know for Today

Aug. 9, 2019 5:48 AM EDT

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. STORMS BREW AHEAD OF TRUMP'S GOLF HOLIDAY With his poll numbers stalled and his ability to rally the country questioned, the president is being tested by an escalating trade war with China, rising tensions...

How Trump's latest China tariffs could squeeze US consumers

Aug. 2, 2019 4:43 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest tariffs President Donald Trump plans to impose on Chinese goods would cost U.S. households an average of $200 a year, some economists estimate, and would start to bite consumers and retailers just as the holiday shopping season begins. That cost would come on top of the roughly...

Trump's latest tariffs weighs on markets ahead of payrolls

Aug. 2, 2019 7:45 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Global stock markets remained under pressure Friday, particularly in Europe, after President Donald Trump's shocked investors with another tariff announcement on Chinese imports. Monthly U.S. jobs figures could provide a distraction for investors later. Trump's announcement of 10% tariffs on...

Asian stocks plunge on US-China trade war worries

Aug. 1, 2019 11:23 PM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets plunged Friday after President Donald Trump's surprise threat of tariff hikes on additional Chinese imports. In early trading, Tokyo's main index tumbled 2.2% and Hong Kong's benchmark lost 2%. Markets in Shanghai, Sydney and Seoul also fell. Trump's announcement of 10%...

Pompeo says US not asking Asia to take sides against China

Aug. 1, 2019 10:39 AM EDT

BANGKOK (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday that Washington isn't asking any Asian nation to take sides as it engages with the region where China is battling for influence and aggressively expanding territorial claims in the South China Sea. Pompeo hailed an Indo-Pacific engagement...