Andrew Mayeda

Government, Business, Logistics

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin Says US Open to Facing Penalties in China Trade Deal

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The United States is open to facing “repercussions” if it doesn’t live up to its commitments in a potential trade deal with China, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said, in a sign that the two sides are edging closer to an accord.

Andrew Mayeda | Bloomberg News
April 15, 2019
Government, Business

US Confirms China Trade Talks to Begin

Donald Trump President Donald Trump and China’s President Xi Jinping (Qilai Shen/Bloomberg News)

The Trump administration confirmed it will hold two days of talks this week in Washington to discuss structural changes to China’s economy and Beijing’s pledge to buy more American goods.

Andrew Mayeda | Bloomberg News
January 28, 2019
Government, Business

US-China Trade Talks End on Note of Cautious Optimism

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The Trump administration wrapped up the latest round of trade talks in Beijing, noting a commitment by China to buy more U.S. agricultural goods, energy and manufactured items.

Andrew Mayeda | Bloomberg News
January 9, 2019
Government, Business

Trump Hails NAFTA Talks With Mexico, Says Canada Must Wait

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President Donald Trump said negotiations with Mexico on a new NAFTA are “coming along nicely,” while telling Canada it will have to wait to re-enter the talks to modernize the three-nation trade pact — hinting at his preference for bilateral negotiations.

Andrew Mayeda | Bloomberg News
August 13, 2018
Government, Business, Logistics

Trump Administration Softens Expectations for a US-China Trade Deal This Week

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The Trump administration sought to temper expectations for a swift breakthrough on trade issues with China as a delegation of senior U.S. officials prepares to visit Beijing this week.

Andrew Mayeda | Bloomberg News
May 1, 2018
Government, Business

US Hints at China Truce as World Warns of Trade-War Threat

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U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he’s considering a trip to China amid a trade dispute with Beijing that finance chiefs warn could derail the global economic upswing.

Andrew Mayeda | Bloomberg News
April 23, 2018
Business

IMF Spots Trouble for Global Economy After 2020

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The International Monetary Fund predicted the world economy’s strongest upswing since 2011 will continue for the next two years but warned the seeds of its demise already may have been planted.

Andrew Mayeda | Bloomberg News
April 17, 2018
Government, Business, Logistics

White House Signals New Trade Deals Must Help Those Left Behind

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The White House signaled President Donald Trump will pay close attention to the fate of workers left behind by globalization as a new benchmark for negotiating trade deals around the world.

Andrew Mayeda | Bloomberg News
February 22, 2018
Government, Business

IMF Raises 2018 Global Growth Forecast, Partly on US Tax Cuts

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Global growth will accelerate to the fastest pace in seven years as U.S. tax cuts spur businesses to invest, the International Monetary Fund said.

Andrew Mayeda | Bloomberg News
January 22, 2018
Government, Business, Logistics

Trump Administration Losing Patience Over NAFTA Talks

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The U.S. is running out of patience with Canadian and Mexican resistance to key American proposals ahead of talks next week on a new North American Free Trade Agreement, two people familiar with the matter said.

Andrew Mayeda | Bloomberg News
January 19, 2018

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