THE OECD HAS edged up its growth forecast for China this year to 6.7% from the 6.6% it projected in November but holds its 2019 forecast unchanged at 6.4%. 335 more words
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CHINA HAS LONG held that talks are the only way to de-escalate tensions between North Korea and the United States. It now has talks — or at least the promise of them — following US President Donald Trump’s surprise acceptance of an offer to sit down with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un by May for a face-to-face discussion on denuclearization. 828 more words
TRADE WARS ARE good, and easy to win, tweets US President Donald Trump.
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When a country (USA) is losing many billions of dollars on trade with virtually every country it does business with, trade wars are good, and easy to win.
Written by Adrian H. Hearn.
Cuba’s relations with China, and any other nation, are conditioned by its relations with the United States. The bilateral agreements pursued under the Obama administration have had an impact on the island, and president Trump is unlikely to substantially undermine the bilateral détente. 1,767 more words
SINCE AT LEAST World War 2, the lodestar of US foreign policy has been to steer authoritarian regimes towards norms of free-market democracy on the American model through engagement backed by the United States’ economic and military supremacy. 1,604 more words