U.S.-China strains over Hong Kong and minority rights hinder chance of trade deal
Tuesday, 8 October 2019 Prospects for progress in U.S.-China trade talks dimmed on Monday after Washington blacklisted Chinese companies over Beijing's treatment of predominantly Muslim ethnic minorities, and President Donald Trump said a quick trade deal was unlikely.
The last few weeks have sported a heavy dose of back-and-forth on trade relations between the U.S. and China. Wednesday, stocks are moving higher on a positive trade-related development. Here's a recap from the last few weeks and where the two largest economies in the world stand now: Several weeks...
The benchmark S&P 500 stock index eked out a slim gain on Tuesday as President Donald Trump said the United States is close to signing an initial trade deal with China but offered no new details about..