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Market U-turn: US stocks skyrocket on rare spate of good news, with Dow gaining nearly 750 points

Market U-turn: US stocks skyrocket on rare spate of good news, with Dow gaining nearly 750 points

US stocks surged, the US dollar weakened and Treasuries tumbled with gold as investors got good news on the economy, Federal Reserve policy and trade tensions. The S&P 500 rallied 3.4 per cent, the Dow Jones Industrial Average roared higher by almost 750 points and the Nasdaq 100?s surge topped […]

Chinese companies cool on annual CES Vegas tech show amid trade war and economic uncertainty

Chinese companies cool on annual CES Vegas tech show amid trade war and economic uncertainty

The annual CES consumer electronics trade show in Las Vegas ? the biggest technology and consumer electronics exhibition in the world, with around 175,000 expected attendees and 4,000 exhibitors ? will kick off this week with about 20 per cent fewer Chinese merchants. Not a big surprise perhaps, given the […]

Tesla urges tariff exemption for Chinese-made computer car ?brain?

Tesla urges tariff exemption for Chinese-made computer car ?brain?

Tesla has asked the Donald Trump administration to exempt the Chinese-made computer ?brain? of its new Model 3 car from 25 per cent tariffs imposed in August, saying they threaten the electric carmaker?s bottom line. ?Increased tariffs on this particular part cause economic harm to Tesla, through the increase of […]

Bipartisan US bill seeks to toughen Donald Trump?s approach to China

Bipartisan US bill seeks to toughen Donald Trump?s approach to China

This story is published in a content partnership with POLITICO. It was originally reported by Martin Matishak on on January 4, 2019. A bipartisan pair of Senate lawmakers proposed legislation on Friday to compel the Trump administration to take a stronger stance against digital and technological threats from countries such […]

Inside the US delegation for China trade war talks: Washington?s big guns will be absent

Inside the US delegation for China trade war talks: Washington?s big guns will be absent

The US delegation that will head to Beijing on Monday for the next round of trade war negotiations will lack some of the high-ranking officials who took part in previous high-stakes meetings, the United States Trade Representative‘s Office confirmed on Friday. US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin […]