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Donald Trump Signs Phase One Trade Deal with China

President Donald Trump hosted a signing of the phase one trade deal with China on Wednesday, marking a significant milestone in pressuring China for fairer…

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The White House Still Has Not Released the Phase One Trade Deal Text

The White House appears to be waiting until the last minute to release the text of the phase one trade deal with China

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The Wall Street Journal Admits U.S. Economy Sailed Through Trade War with ‘Barely a Scratch’

The U.S. economy is far more resilient and less reliant on China than Trump critics believed.

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TikTok Claims No Content Removal Requests from Chinese Government

TikTok’s latest transparency report claims that the Chinese-owned video app received no takedown or user information requests from the communist government of China.

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Google Suspends Chinese Company’s Integration After Smart Home Systems Show Random Strangers

Silicon Valley tech giant Google has suspended the integration of some of its hardware and services with Chinese company Xiaomi after a user who connected…

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Posted in Asia Bonds China Economy

Bond Defaults in China Reach Record Highs

Dec. 27 (UPI) — High-flying Chinese firms that once relied on government bailouts in times of crisis may no longer be safe.

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Posted in Asia China Donald Trump Economy Job Creators Network Politics trade

Job Creators Network: Trump China Trade Deal ‘Another Major Victory for Small Businesses’

Job Creators Network, one of the country’s largest pro-jobs grassroots organizations, praised President Donald Trump’s newly announced trade deal with China.

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Trump Expects China to Buy $50 Billion in U.S. Agriculture

“Farmers are going to have to go out and buy much larger tractors, because it means a lot of business,” Trump joked.

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Trump Announces Phase One Trade Deal with China

Trump says China agreed to “massive” purchases of U.S. products. In a press conference on Friday, China declined to provide details about those purchases….

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Trump Meeting with Trade Advisers in Oval Office to Discuss Potential China Deal

Trump is reportedly considering the terms of a preliminary trade deal with China.

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Xi Jinping: 2019 Was a ‘Challenging’ Year for Communism

Chinese dictator Xi Jinping held a meeting of the Communist Party’s political bureau in which 2019 was discussed as an especially “challenging” or “testing” year…

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Carney: Trump-Pelosi USMCA Deal Sends A Powerful Message To China

Nancy Pelosi, labor unions, and the Trump administration worked together for a better trade deal. That should worry China.

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Posted in Asia China Chinese Communist Party Economy National Security Social Credit System trade war

China Uses ‘Social Credit System’ to Control Domestic, Foreign Companies

A Bloomberg News report on Sunday described how Communist China uses its “social credit system” to control not just citizens but corporations – and not…

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Elon Musk ‘Pedo Guy’ Defamation Trial Begins

The Defamation lawsuit against Tesla CEO Elon Musk begins today in Los Angeles. The case is based on Musk’s social media posts calling British cave…

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Cyber Monday Sales Hit Record $9.2 billion

Online shoppers pushed Cyber Monday sales to a record high but many of the most popular items were made in China.

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