• Tue, 17 Apr 2018 07:35:37
    EU asks WTO for safeguards over US steel, aluminium tariffs
    The European Union on Monday followed China in complaining to the World Trade Organization (WTO) over US tariffs on steel and aluminium imports.
    business
  • Thu, 12 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    The real motive behind Trump’s trade war with China?
    If there is a major reason behind the sudden, fierce trade attack against China by the Trump administration, it is not national security, as Trump claimed on March 8 when he announced the US would levy tariffs of $30 billion on steel and aluminium imports.
    your say
  • Mon, 09 Apr 2018 10:22:55
    Electric cars pose threat to Japanese industry, says Moody’s 
    Moody’s Japan K.K. says that the push toward alternative-fuel vehicles poses a credit challenge for multiple sectors in Japan, with the large auto sector and sectors such as steel and refining most affected.
    Economy
  • Tue, 03 Apr 2018 08:42:12
    US blasts 'unfair' Chinese tariffs on 128 products
    The United States on Monday blasted as "unfair" Chinese tariffs imposed on 128 US imports worth $3 billion, including fruit and pork, in the latest tit-for-tat over US duties on steel and aluminium.
    business
  • Mon, 02 Apr 2018 06:59:11
    China slaps retaliatory tariffs on 128 US imports
    China on Monday imposed new tariffs on 128 US imports worth $3 billion, including fruits and pork, in retaliation to US duties on steel and aluminium, fuelling fears of a trade war.
    business
  • Sat, 31 Mar 2018 20:46:25
    Indonesia fears flood of Chinese steel
    Indonesia will unlikely feel any immediate direct impact from the threatened trade war between the United States and China caused by President Donald Trump unilaterally slapping punitively high tariffs on steel and aluminium imports from China, which could effectively block an estimated US$60-billion (Bt1.8 trillion) worth of Chinese products from entering the American market.
    opinion
  • Fri, 23 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    Bid for tariff exclusion
    The Department of Foreign Trade has expedited its procedures for a request to exclude Thailand from the recently announced US tariffs on steel and aluminum product imports, after the United States announced its procedures for exclusion requests on March 19.
    Economy
  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 08:19:59
    Trudeau, Trump talk steel and aluminum
    From an aluminum smelter, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called US President Donald Trump on Monday to press for a permanent exclusion from US tariffs on aluminum and steel.
    business
  • Fri, 09 Mar 2018 07:03:59
    Canada to continue pushback against US steel and aluminum tariffs
    Canada will continue to push back on US steel and aluminum import tariffs, despite being granted an exemption along with Mexico, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 09 Mar 2018 07:01:38
    France 'regrets' Trump's new steel tariffs
    France "regrets" US President Donald Trump's announcement of duties on steel and aluminium imports to the United States, Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire said Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 09 Mar 2018 06:59:48
    Trump signs sweeping tariffs, defying trade war warnings
    US President Donald Trump slapped steep trade tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum Thursday, drawing sharp protests from allies at home and abroad as the contentious move raised the specter of a global trade war.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 09 Mar 2018 06:56:14
    Trump's new tariffs panned by industry and lawmakers
    US President Donald Trump's decision on Thursday to roll out steep new tariffs on imports of aluminum and steel -- initially excluding Mexico and Canada -- provoked strong but split reactions.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 07 Mar 2018 08:16:10
    Trump steps up trade threats as Cohn resigns in protest
    White House economic advisor Gary Cohn became the latest casualty of President Donald Trump's tumultuous administration,resigning in protest Tuesday as Trump stepped up his threats of steep tariffs on steel, aluminum and European cars.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 06 Mar 2018 15:11:34
    Kobe Steel CEO quits after fake data scandal
    The head of scandal-hit Japanese steelmaker Kobe Steel announced his resignation on Tuesday after the firm submitted false strength and quality data for products shipped to hundreds of clients worldwide.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 05 Mar 2018 08:33:12
    Trump signals controversial tariffs will go forward
    US President Donald Trump on Sunday signaled his intent to move forward with controversial tariffs on steel and aluminum imports that have sparked fears of a trade war.
    Breaking News
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