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China trade talks as Beijing seeks billions in WTO case against U.S.

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China trade talks as Beijing seeks billions in WTO case against U.S.U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said efforts to end a U.S. trade war with China were going well as the world’s two largest economies continued to battle over trade and politics across the world despite heralding a long-awaited truce this month.Trump last week
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Fallout from Trump’s trade wars felt by economies around the world

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The collateral damage of the most devastating president in American history of the collateral damage trade wars is being felt from the fjords of Iceland to the auto factories of Japan.Central bank governors and finance ministers traded grim tales of suffering economies at the International Monetary Fund and World Bank fall meetings in Washington this
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China to further reduce tariffs and remove non-tariff barriers for foreign investors

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Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng vowed to further reduce tariffs and remove non-tariff barriers for global investors, official Xinhua News Agency reported on Saturday. Han welcomed multinational companies to invest more in China, saying the country will only open its door wider and wider, according to Xinhua. Han made the remarks at a summit for multinational companies
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Zuckerberg defends Facebook’s approach to free speech, draws line on China

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Facebook Inc (FB.O) Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday defended the social media company’s light regulation of speech and lack of fact checking on political advertising, while citing China’s censorship as a roadblock to operating in the country.Facebook has been under fire in recent years for its lax approach to fake news reports, state-backed disinformation
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