Jamey Keaten

Government, Business, Logistics

WTO: US Tariffs on China Are Illegal

A WTO panel ruled Sept. 15 that Trump administration tariffs on Chinese goods are illegal. President Donald Trump walks on the South Lawn as he arrives at the White House on Sept. 14. (Manuel Balce Ceneta/Associated Press)

A World Trade Organization panel ruled Sept. 15 that Trump administration tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods are illegal, vindicating Beijing even if the United States has all but incapacitated the WTO’s ability to hand down a final, binding verdict.

Jamey Keaten | Associated Press
September 15, 2020
Government, Business, Technology, Autonomous

Report: Machines to Handle More Than Half of Workplace Tasks by 2025

Automated robots at the Sterling Heights Assembly Plant in Sterling Heights, Mich. Automated robots at the Sterling Heights Assembly Plant in Sterling Heights, Mich. (Paul Sancya/AP)

GENEVA — More than half of all workplace tasks will be carried out by machines by 2025, organizers of the Davos economic forum said in a report released Sept. 17 that highlights the speed with which the labor market will change in coming years.

Jamey Keaten | Associated Press
September 17, 2018