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Montevideo, September 19th 2018 - 11:40 UTC

Tag: Larry Kudlow

  • 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.