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Tag: Larry Kudlow

  • Wednesday, November 28th 2018 - 08:41 UTC

    Trump open to a deal with China on certain conditions, says advisor Kudlow

    Kudlow said Trump had told advisers that “in his view, there is a good possibility that a deal can be made, and that he is open to that.” (REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)

    U.S. President Donald Trump is open to reaching a deal on U.S.-China trade irritants over dinner on Saturday with Chinese leader Xi Jinping but is ready to hike tariffs on Chinese imports if there is no breakthrough, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Tuesday.

  • Wednesday, October 24th 2018 - 08:55 UTC

    Trump-Xi summit in Buenos Aires next month announced the White House

    The anticipated meeting between Trump and Xi comes as the Trump administration is signaling that it will treat China more aggressively

    President Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping will meet at the G-20 summit in Argentina next month, the White House announced on Tuesday, amid an escalating trade war between the world’s two largest economies. The G-20 Summit, comprising top 20 economies of the world, including India, is scheduled to take place in Buenos Aires in Argentine on November 30 and December 1.

  • Monday, July 30th 2018 - 14:29 UTC

    “Immediate beginning” of trade negotiations with EU, announces Trump's chief economic advisor

    “We're starting immediately. I'll be involved, Bob Lighthizer is the key guy absolutely. We will be starting immediately” explained Kudlow

    President Trump's chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow says that trade negotiations with the European Union are set to begin “immediately” following a meeting between Mr. Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. The two agreed to work toward “zero” tariffs and hold off on additional tariffs at the meeting at the White House on Thursday.

  • Saturday, May 19th 2018 - 09:27 UTC

    China/US trade talks on a more positive track; Beijing dumps sorghum levy

    A day earlier, Beijing had cleared the way for a group led by the U.S. private equity firm Bain Capital to buy Toshiba's computer memory chip business.

    Beijing has dropped an anti-dumping investigation into imported U.S. sorghum, which it had accused the United States of unfairly subsiding. It has also given approval for a U.S. private equity firm to buy Toshiba's memory chip business. Those gestures could suggest a thaw with the U.S. as trade talks went on in Washington in an atmosphere of hopefulness but hardly assurance of a breakthrough in the impasse.