Tag: International Trade

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China slams US curbs on solar materials as economic attack

China has criticized U.S. curbs on imports of solar panel materials that might be made with forced labor as an attack on its development and...

Australia eyes closer economic ties with India after trade row with China

Australia, which is emerging as a key partner of India in the Indo-Pacific region, is keen to expand its partnership beyond security and defence and...

New bill proposes allowing foreigners to own upto 49% stake in vessels flagged in India

New Delhi: India plans to widen the eligibility criteria for ownership of vessels, allowing foreigners to have stake in vessels flagged in the country, in...

Bangladesh drops plan to develop a deep-sea port at Sonadia island

NEW DELHI: Bangladesh has dropped its plan to develop a deep-sea port at Sonadia island in which China was keen to invest, a development that...

India investment body backs incentives for $706 million Samsung display plant: letter

NEW DELHI/LUCKNOW (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics should get tax and other incentives from India’s northern state of Uttar Pradesh as the South Korean company looks...

Exclusive: Huawei hid business operation in Iran after Reuters reported links to CFO

LONDON/DUBAI (Reuters) – China’s Huawei Technologies acted to cover up its relationship with a firm that had tried to sell prohibited U.S. computer gear to...

Explainer: How ending Hong Kong’s ‘special status’ could affect U.S. companies

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – New Chinese national security restrictions imposed on Hong Kong could draw a U.S. revocation of the former British colony’s “special status” under...

Past its peak? Battered oil demand faces threat from electric vehicles

LONDON (Reuters) – Oil companies may be facing uncertainty as the coronavirus pandemic triggers a collapse in demand for their products, but auto makers are...

Huawei calls U.S. move to curb chips supply ‘arbitrary’, expects business impact

SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) – Huawei Technologies in its first official response to the Trump administration’s move to curb its access to global chip supplies called...

UK’s Gove says EU trade deal can be done despite talks stalemate

LONDON (Reuters) – Senior British government minister Michael Gove said on Sunday there was a post-Brexit trade deal to be done with the European Union...

China asks United States to stop ‘unreasonable suppression’ of Huawei

FILE PHOTO: A Huawei company logo is pictured at the Shenzhen International Airport in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song/File Photo BEIJING/HONG...

U.S. gave no assurances to Taiwan’s TSMC for license to sell to Huawei: official

FILE PHOTO: A logo of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) is seen at its headquarters in Hsinchu, Taiwan August 31, 2018. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu/File Photo WASHINGTON...

U.S. moves to cut Huawei off from global chip suppliers as China eyes retaliation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration on Friday moved to block global chip supplies to blacklisted telecoms equipment giant Huawei Technologies [HWT.UL], spurring fears of...

Trump says doesn’t want to talk to Xi, could even cut China ties

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump signaled a further deterioration of his relationship with China over the coronavirus outbreak, saying he has no interest...

India’s farmers gather record wheat crop, but cannot move it

GHARAUNDA, India (Reuters) – Late last month, Sukrampal had to beg and borrow farmhands from nearby villages to gather his part of the country’s largest-ever...

As U.S. meat workers fall sick and supplies dwindle, exports to China soar

CHICAGO (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump ordered meat processing plants to stay open to protect the nation’s food supply even as workers got sick...

French, Dutch join forces to urge EU to show teeth on trade

PARIS (Reuters) – France and the Netherlands have joined forces to urge the European Union to enforce environmental and labour standards more forcefully with countries...

Washington in talks with chipmakers about building U.S. factories

(Reuters) – The Trump administration is in talks with semiconductor companies about building chip factories in the United States, representatives from two chipmakers said on...

Trump ‘torn’ over U.S.-China trade deal as officials push to fulfill its terms

WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he was “very torn” about whether to end the so-called Phase 1 U.S.-China trade deal,...

GSK sells $3.4 billion Hindustan Unilever stake in largest India block trade

HONG KONG/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – GlaxoSmithKline (GSK.L) has sold its stake in Unilever’s (ULVR.L) Indian business (HLL.NS) for $3.4 billion, marking India’s largest block trade, which...

U.S. coronavirus tariff exemptions sought for robots, drones, elevators

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Major U.S. firms and trade groups want the U.S. Trade Representative’s Office to waive tariffs on a wide range of Chinese-made products...

Pandemic slams Asia’s factories, activity hits financial-crisis lows

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asia’s factory activity was ravaged in April, business surveys showed on Monday, and the outlook dimmed further as government restrictions on movement...

Trump threatens new tariffs on China in retaliation for coronavirus

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday his hard-fought trade deal with China was now of secondary importance to the coronavirus pandemic...

Trump threatens new tariffs on China as U.S. mulls retaliatory action over virus

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday his hard-fought trade deal with China was now of secondary importance to the coronavirus pandemic...