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China's Xinhua focuses more on progress, less on a pending US trade deal

China's Xinhua focuses more on progress, less on a pending US trade deal

US officials on Friday promised a ‘Phase 1’ deal with China on a host of conflicts from intellectual property to currency was imminent, but China's official state-owned news organisation Xinhua struck a more cautious tone.

Trump says China trade deal coming, Beijing calls for resolution of dispute

Trump says China trade deal coming, Beijing calls for resolution of dispute

US President Donald Trump on Monday predicted a trade deal with China after positive gestures by Beijing, calming global markets that have been roiled by new tariffs from the world's two largest economies.

Trump promises 'phenomenal' trade deal, praises May's Brexit handling

Trump promises 'phenomenal' trade deal, praises May's Brexit handling

President Donald Trump promised Britain a ‘phenomenal’ trade deal with the United States once it leaves the European Union, praising Prime Minister Theresa May's handling of Brexit talks.

Indonesia signs free trade deal with Australia

Indonesia signs free trade deal with Australia

Indonesia and Australia signed a landmark free trade agreement on Monday, ending nearly a decade of negotiations.

'Shape up or we'll quit', Trump tells WTO

'Shape up or we'll quit', Trump tells WTO

Donald Trump has previously criticised the WTO's dispute settlement system as being unfavourable to the US.

Trump says relationship with UK is very, very strong

Trump says relationship with UK is very, very strong

After publicly criticising British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit strategy, US President Donald Trump said that the relationship was "very, very strong."

Hillary Clinton warns Britain on potential trade deal with Trump

Hillary Clinton warns Britain on potential trade deal with Trump

Former US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton cautioned Britain on Sunday over its push to secure a trade deal with US President Donald Trump after it leaves the European Union.

British PM 'not in a different galaxy' over Brexit

British PM 'not in a different galaxy' over Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday denied she was "in a different galaxy" after European Union leaders were reportedly dismayed by her Brexit negotiating demands at a meeting this week.

France to call for halt to talks on EU-US trade deal: minister

France to call for halt to talks on EU-US trade deal: minister

France will ask the European Commission to halt negotiations on a massive trade deal between the European Union and the United States, the country's junior minister for trade said Tuesday.