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US does not want to discuss Huawei with China, says Trump

US President Donald Trump says Huawei's blacklisting is a matter of national security.

Iran turns to Asian allies to seek relief from US sanctions

Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif's Asian tour comes fresh on the heels of a surprise visit to the G7 summit in France over the weekend.

Japan denies it gave away too much in trade talks with...

The agreement, if finalised, will cool a trade dispute between the two allies just as a trade war between the United States and China escalates.

US, Japan agree on trade deal ‘in principle’

Negotiators agree on Japan placing tariffs on US agricultural products up to levels that apply to members of the Trans-Pacific Partnership pact, according to reports.

US ‘very close’ to ‘major’ trade deal with Japan, says Trump

The two sides enjoy close ties but US President Donald Trump has frequently claimed that Tokyo has an unfair advantage in bilateral trade.

Goldman Sachs raises concerns of US recession as trade war continues

The US investment bank no longer expects a trade deal before the 2020 presidential election, as threatened new tariffs take effect.

Trump warns China not to wait for 2020 election to make...

So far, no deal has emerged with China as the trade dispute enters its second year.

US, Japan eye possible small trade deal by September

The deal could involve Japan offering US farmers new access to its market in return for Washington reducing tariffs on certain Japanese auto parts.

China says Trump ‘misleading’ people linking trade deal and slowing economy

China denies Trump’s claims that the tariffs imposed on the Asian giants caused its economic growth to slow.

Germany sees 50% chance for EU-US trade deal, possibly in 2019

German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier sees a 50% chance of the European Union striking a trade agreement on industrial goods with the US, possibly this year.

Trump, Xi hit pause on trade war again for talks on...

Trump and Xi agree to another truce in their trade war, removing an immediate threat looming over the global economy even as a lasting peace remains elusive.

Trump says open to ‘historic’ trade deal with China at G20

US President Trump says he is ready for a 'historic' deal with China as he kicked off a highly anticipated meeting with China's Xi.

Britain agrees on Brexit trade deal with S. Korea

It is Britain's first post-Brexit trade deal in Asia and follows similar agreements with nations including Chile, Iceland, Norway and Switzerland.

Trump tells British PM: We’ll have a very substantial trade deal

UK Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain and the US should work together to keep markets free, fair and open.

China said to consider excluding Boeing MAX jet from trade deal

Boeing jets are featured on a draft list of products Beijing will buy to reduce its trade surplus with the US.

US ambassdor: US-UK relationship will prosper after Brexit

US ambassador Woody Johnson says that the chances of a future trade deal between the US and UK should not be damaged by false concerns over US farming practices.

The US-China trade war is yet to be over

US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer says that more work remains on a deal that will ensure that Beijing will follow through on its commitments.

Indonesia, Australia to sign trade deal next week

Greater access to the Australian market is expected to spur Indonesia's automotive and textile industries, and boost exports of timber, electronics and medicinal goods.

Stocks mixed on trade talk fatigue

Traders will now be on the lookout for any signs of progress on trade which are enough to build on equities.

Trump threatens tariffs on European cars if no EU trade deal

US President Donald Trump is considering to impose auto tariffs on European cars if a trade deal cannot be reached with the EU.

US, China committed to reaching trade deal by deadline

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is due to travel to Beijing next week for the third round of talks regarding the US-China dispute.

Tariffs may live on as Trump’s best bet to enforce a...

This is the view of several former US officials who’ve dealt with Beijing in the past.

Singapore:`Very negative’ outcome if no US-China deal

The country is one of the most export-reliant nations in the world, and US-China trade tensions and a slowing global economy are particularly worrying for authorities in the city state.

EU sets out plans for ‘limited’ US trade deal

The effort is also part of a strategy to stop Trump from slapping damaging duties on car imports from Europe, a danger that has especially unnerved Berlin.