Monthly Archives: June 2018

Trump, Trudeau discuss trade, economic issues over phone call

By | June 30, 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump spoke with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau late on Friday to discuss trade and other economic issues, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said on Saturday. The phone call between the two leaders was the first to be publicly disclosed since Trump blasted… Powered by WPeMatico

China official factory PMI falls to 51.5 in June

By | June 30, 2018

Growth in China’s manufacturing sector slowed in June after a better-than-expected performance in May, official data showed, raising concerns about a slowdown in the world’s second-biggest economy amid escalating trade tensions with the United States. The official Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI)… Powered by WPeMatico

US: Commerce Dept has begun review of export controls ordered by Trump – Reuters

By | June 29, 2018

Reuters has recently reported that the U.S. Commerce Department has begun the review of export controls ordered by President Trump to enhance the national security. According to the report, new export controls will be based on risks associated with certain technologies, destinations, end-uses, and the review will “align with” CFIUS legislation’s requirement to review emerging, foundational technologies… Read More »