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Washington fruit growers anxious about Trump's trade war with China

Washington fruit growers anxious about Trump's trade war with China

Speaking at a news conference, Trump called the US trade deficit with China "out of control" and said he was doing something where past administrations had failed to act. And the USA demand for Chinese goods is expected to increase in the next few years as US tax cuts boost growth and increase federal borrowing. In November, Trump was on hand with China President Xi Jinping when China Energy Investment signed a memorandum of understanding to invest $83.7 billion in shale developments and ...


USA launches WTO challenge against China

USA launches WTO challenge against China

Otherwise, Atkinson said, "the USA risks winning only a Pyrrhic victory in a one-on-one trade war with China, because the Chinese government is in a much better political position to absorb economic pain - and it can dish out punishment with impunity to hurt the USA industries we should care about most".


Rauner And Pritzker To Face Off In November's Illinois Governor Race

Rauner And Pritzker To Face Off In November's Illinois Governor Race

His opponent, democratic candidate J.B. Pritzker thanked voters in Chicago. Rauner's speech at the Frasca International plant in north Urbana was an acknowledgement that he can't rely only on Republicans to win in November after a primary election Tuesday where there were more than 1.27 million votes for the six Democratic candidates for governor versus slightly more than 700,000 for him and his only challenger, Rep.


Man United star opens up about Pogba and Mourinho's relationship

Man United star opens up about Pogba and Mourinho's relationship

But he then accused his players of being scared to play and questioned their personality following Saturday's drab FA Cup quarter-final win over Brighton. But he did not lose his football ability and forget what he knows how to do". "But he already proved with Manchester United and France that he is one of the best players in the world if he is at 100 per cent".


Salisbury attack was part of a pattern of Russian…

Salisbury attack was part of a pattern of Russian…

Britain has won the backing of the United States, France and Germany in naming Russian Federation responsible for the March 4 attack, while Moscow has denied involvement and suggested London itself could have been behind the poisoning . Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May won the backing of 27 other European Union leaders at a summit Thursday. Laurie Bristow, the British ambassador to Russian Federation, did not attend and the ambassadors of other major allies, including the US, ...


I Won't Abandon Christian Dapchi Girl in Boko Haram Captivity

I Won't Abandon Christian Dapchi Girl in Boko Haram Captivity

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalled that on February 19, some school girls were abducted by insurgent groups in Government Girls Science Technical College, Dapchi , Yobe State. According to the President, the administration went into negotiations with Boko Haram exclusively to make sure that no single girl was hurt adding that the strategy paid off as the girls were being released without many incidents.