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China sees US postponing tariff increase set for Sunday

Ongoing discussions underscore difficulties of reaching a deal Trump said more than eight weeks ago was basically done.

China sees US postponing tariff increase set for Sunday

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China reportedly orders state offices to remove foreign tech

China's communist party directive aims to remove all foreign hardware and software within three years, FT reports.

China reportedly orders state offices to remove foreign tech

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As China's economy slows, the poor take the brunt

China's economic growth rate slowed to a near 30-year low in the third quarter, hurting the income of its poorest.

As China's economy slows, the poor take the brunt

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China to waive tariffs on US pork, soybeans for some firms

The finance ministry is exempting selected Chinese firms from paying tariffs on imports from the US.

China to waive tariffs on US pork, soybeans for some firms

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Huawei sues FCC over ban isolating it from rural US companies

The Chinese firm is challenging the US regulator's ruling that stops rural carriers from buying Huawei products.

Huawei sues FCC over ban isolating it from rural US companies

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Trump may sign US-Japan trade deal proclamation next week

The deal improves access to Japan for US farm products and reduces some US tariffs on Japanese industrial goods.

Trump may sign US-Japan trade deal proclamation next week

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China warning on US Uighur bill casts more doubt over trade deal

A near-term trade deal was already looking unlikely after Trump signalled it could wait until late next year.

China warning on US Uighur bill casts more doubt over trade deal

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Transcript: Where is Trump taking the global economy?

Read the full transcript of our discussion about Trump's tariffs, USMCA and a trade war with China.

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Huawei under fire for alleged role in former worker's detention

The telecoms giant is under pressure over its handling of a former employee's request for severance.

Huawei under fire for alleged role in former worker's detention

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Trump 'likes' idea of waiting to make a trade deal with China

Trump says China wants a trade deal now, but signals he could wait until after the 2020 presidential election.

Trump 'likes' idea of waiting to make a trade deal with China

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US considered kicking Huawei out of its banking system: Sources

The White House National Security Council considered the proposal despite some officials deeming it a 'nuclear option'.

US considered kicking Huawei out of its banking system: Sources

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Tariffs and trade deals: Where's Trump taking the global economy?

As Trump tries to rewrite rules on global trade, are trade wars helping or hurting the US and people around the world?

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China threatens to blacklist US firms over human rights disputes

China may publish a list of sanctioned US companies as US accuses it of rights abuses in Hong Kong and Xinjiang.

China threatens to blacklist US firms over human rights disputes

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Champagne, cheese and handbags: US slaps France over digital tax

The US said it may raise tariffs on French imports as France's new digital services tax would hurt US tech companies.

Champagne, cheese and handbags: US slaps France over digital tax

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US manufacturing slowdown knocks hopes of growth

Clouds continue to gather over the US economy.

US manufacturing slowdown knocks hopes of growth