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The Balance of Trade

President Trump has regularly called for bilateral trade balances with our trading partners. Though he prudently gave up his campaign promise to declare China a currency manipulator on his first day in office because of China’s large trade surpluses with the U.S., he more recently criticized Germany’s even larger surplus. 814 more words


China's Xi says to accelerate market opening, expand imports

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

President Xi Jinping said on Monday China will accelerate market opening and clear administrative hurdles to boost foreign investment, while stepping up financial regulation to fend off risks. 265 more words

Money Matters

Indonesia revises up May trade surplus

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Indonesia’s statistics bureau revised its figures for May exports and imports on Monday, resulting in a bigger trade surplus than it reported a month ago. 123 more words

Money Matters

KanColle: Aircraft Carrier Shokaku Kai Ni “Super Premium” Prize Figure by SEGA

After stiffing everyone on Tuesday’s content this week because of real life intrusions (sorry about that!), I thought it only fair to drop by this weekend for an Anime Saturday update. 842 more words

More Transparency Is Coming To Ethiopian Coffee

Zac Cadwalader reports: Changes are coming to the Ethiopian coffee market. Often plagued with traceability issues due in no small part to the mandatory role the Ethiopia Commodity Exchange (ECX) plays in exporting green coffee, the Ethiopian Parliament have approved measures “designed to reform the entire coffee market value chain,” according to Addis Fortune. 195 more words

Food & Drink

Sikkim standoff: China's economic stakes in India is no worry for Beijing

India may hold the promise of a big market for China, but that promise is yet to be fulfilled

The sikkim standoff between India and China over a border dispute in the Sikkim region has given rise to speculation over how the latter would respond to the situation. 285 more words