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Trump delays decision on auto tariffs for up to six months

Trump delays decision on auto tariffs for up to six months

President Donald Trump on Friday announced he will delay by six months a decision on imposing steep tariffs on imported autos.

Trump plans to delay auto tariffs for six months: industry sources

Trump plans to delay auto tariffs for six months: industry sources

President Donald Trump plans to hold off on imposing steep tariffs on imported autos while the US pursues agreements with key trading partners, industry sources told AFP Wednesday.

Trump denies planning to send 120,000 troops to counter Iran

Trump denies planning to send 120,000 troops to counter Iran

President Donald Trump on Monday rejected a report that he is considering sending 120,000 troops to counter Iran, but didn't rule out deploying ‘a hell of a lot more’ soldiers in the future.

China hikes tariffs on US goods after Trump warning

China hikes tariffs on US goods after Trump warning

China said on Monday it would impose higher tariffs on most US imports on a revised $60 billion target list, hitting back at a tariff hike by Washington on $200 billion of Chinese goods ...

Trump orders tariff hike on remaining Chinese imports

Trump orders tariff hike on remaining Chinese imports

US President Donald Trump cranked up the heat in a trade battle with China on Friday, ordering a tariff hike on almost all remaining imports from the world's second-biggest economy ...

Trump says no hurry to sign deal with China as trade war escalates

Trump says no hurry to sign deal with China as trade war escalates

US President Donald Trump on Friday said he was in no hurry to sign a trade deal with China as Washington imposed a new set of tariffs on Chinese goods and negotiators began a second day of last-ditch talks ...

China says Vice Premier Liu to visit US on May 9-10 for trade talks

China says Vice Premier Liu to visit US on May 9-10 for trade talks

China said on Tuesday that Vice Premier Liu He will go ahead with a visit to the United States this week, after efforts to reach a deal to end a trade war were thrown into doubt by US President Donald Trump's vow to impose new tariffs.

Chinese, Hong Kong stocks dive on Trump tariffs threat

Chinese, Hong Kong stocks dive on Trump tariffs threat

Shanghai stocks suffered their worst day in more than three years on Monday after US President Donald Trump said he would raise tariffs on imports from China at the end of this week, dealing a blow to hopes of an imminent end to their trade war.

Trump: Kim ‘will do nothing to ... end’ North Korea's potential

Trump: Kim ‘will do nothing to ... end’ North Korea's potential

President Donald Trump said on Saturday in a Twitter posting that he believes North Korean leader Kim Jong Un realizes his country's ‘great economic potential’ and ‘will do nothing to interfere or end it.’

Trump seeks $4.5bn to help with surge in migration at southern border

Trump seeks $4.5bn to help with surge in migration at southern border

The Trump administration on Wednesday asked Congress for $4.5 billion in immediate emergency funding to help address a surge in migration at the US southern border, saying the situation has overwhelmed government resources.

Attorney General Barr defends clearing Trump on obstruction of justice

Attorney General Barr defends clearing Trump on obstruction of justice

Under pressure from Democrats, Attorney General William Barr on Wednesday defended his decision to clear President Donald Trump of criminal obstruction of justice

Trump, Erdogan discuss working group on Russian S-400 missile system

Trump, Erdogan discuss working group on Russian S-400 missile system

US President Donald Trump and Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan in a phone call on Monday discussed a Turkish proposal to strike a joint working group on its planned purchase of a Russian S-400 missile defence system, the Turkish Presidency said.