Robert Lighthizer, a longtime advocate for steel interests, is the new U.S. trade representative. He says that he wants to free America from “free-trade dogma.” But in practice, that wouldn’t open the door to a smarter economic policy. Show More Summary
Democrats on the House Committee on Financial Services have sent a letter to Deutsche Bank CEO John Cryan asking for information on the banks dealing with President Donald Trump. Representative Maxine Waters of California and four other...Show More Summary
French President Emmanuel Macron met trade union leaders and employers' representatives on Tuesday to discuss his plans for labour law reform, a key campaign pledge that he hopes to enact over the summer.
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By My Pham and A. Ananthalakshmi HANOI (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's new trade representative held his first face-to-face meetings with some key partners on Saturday as the United States charts an "America First" policy that has upended the old global order and sparked fears of protectionism. Show More Summary
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said on Sunday that the United States would not return to the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal after 11 remaining countries earlier agreed to look at how they could move ahead without ...
The Pacific Rim trade ministers have started their two-day meeting in Hanoi focusing on free trade and regional economic integration amid fears of growing trade protectionism. U.S Trade Representative Robert … Click to Continue »
Just days after being sworn in as United States Trade Representative, Robert Lighthizer notified Congress that President Trump intends to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). “Today, President Trump fulfilled one of his key promises to the American people. Show More Summary
Renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement could begin in mid-August. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer informed Congress on May 18 of President Donald Trump’s intent to initiate negotiations with Canada and Mexico “as soon as practicable,” but no earlier than Aug. Show More Summary
The U.S. trade representative formally notified congressional leaders in a letter Thursday that the president intends to begin negotiations with Canada and Mexico "as soon as practicable."
The Trump administration on Thursday formally launched efforts to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement with Mexico and Canada. US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said via a letter to US lawmakers that he triggered...Show More Summary
As part of President Trump’s March 31 Executive Order on trade, the Commerce Department and Office of the U.S. Trade Representative are examining the role trade deficits play in key... The post Manufacturing, Trade Deficits and Opportunities for Growth appeared first on Shopfloor.
The letter from Robert Lighthizer, the newly confirmed United States trade representative, was scant on details.
The U.S. chocolate and candy industry says it's serious about portion control and sugar intake. A trade group representing some of America's largest brands pledged to offer smaller sizes of popular candies and prominently disclose caloric information. But is this the last gasp of a struggling industry?
Politico Morning Agriculture’s Jason Huffman interviewed Tom Nassif, the CEO of the Western Growers a couple of days ago. Nassif represents this trade association for industrial agricultural producers in the West and Southwest. He discusses how immigration issues affect farm labor from the perspective of producers. I can’t find this interview on either the Politico or […]
After weeks of waiting, and when just about everyone was focused on President Trump’s amazingly impetuous decision to fire James Comey, the Senate confirmed Robert Lighthizer as the new United States trade representative. There’s something...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer will attend a meeting of Asia-Pacific trade ministers next weekend in Vietnam, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said on Monday.
Robert Lighthizer has been sworn in as the country's next U.S. Trade Representative. Vice President Mike Pence is calling Lighthizer "uniquely qualified" for the job and says he'll help ensure … Click to Continue »
Trade groups representing U.S., European and Asian businesses called on China to delay a cybersecurity law set to go into force June 1, saying it could discriminate against foreign companies.
By Jason Lange and Lindsay Dunsmuir WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate on Thursday approved President Donald Trump's nominee for U.S. Trade Representative, a critical position ahead of renegotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico. Show More Summary