Economy

  1. Apple's China struggles highlight US companies' trade war vulnerabilities

    Trade war: Apple cuts sales forecast as China sales weaken

    Apple Inc on Wednesday took the rare step of cutting its quarterly sales forecast, with Chief Executive Tim Cook blaming slowing iPhone sales in China, whose economy has been dragged down by uncertainty around U.S.-China trade relations.

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  1. Trump is building a new liberal world order

    U.S. President Donald Trump’s top diplomat promised on Tuesday a new democratic world order in which Washington will strengthen or jettison international agreements as it sees fit to stop “bad actors” such as Russia, China and Iran from gaining.

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    Trump shaping new 'liberal' order to block Russia, China, Iran, says Pompeo
  2. U.S. expects immediate action from China on trade commitments

    The United States expects China to take immediate action to cut tariffs on U.S. car imports and end intellectual property theft and forced technology transfers as the two countries move toward a broader trade deal, a White House official said on Monday.

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    U.S. expects quick action from China on trade commitments