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Ready when you are, EU tells US on trade talks

Ready when you are, EU tells US on trade talks

The European Union is ready to starts talks on a trade agreement with the United States and could conclude a deal before the end of the year, European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said on Monday.

US, China hold 'candid and constructive' trade talks in Beijing

US, China hold 'candid and constructive' trade talks in Beijing

The United States and China said they made progress in trade talks that concluded on Friday in Beijing that Washington called "candid and constructive" as the world's two largest economies try to resolve a bitter, nearly nine-month trade war.

China vows to hit back as Trump targets $200bn in goods

China vows to hit back as Trump targets $200bn in goods

Donald Trump ratcheted up pressure on Beijing as the new round of levies will bring the amount of goods hit by duties to roughly half of Chinese exports to the US.

US invites China to trade talks as tariffs loom

US invites China to trade talks as tariffs loom

The Trump administration has invited Chinese officials to restart trade talks, the White House's top economic adviser said, as Washington prepares to further escalate the US-China trade war ...

EU leaders approve first step to Brexit trade talks

EU leaders approve first step to Brexit trade talks

EU leaders agreed on Friday to start internal work on the bloc's relationship with Britain after Brexit, giving some progress for embattled Prime Minister Theresa May to take back home.

Iran says may quit Syria talks, in worsening spat with Saudi rival

Iran says may quit Syria talks, in worsening spat with Saudi rival

Iran said on Monday it would quit Syria peace talks if it found them unconstructive, citing the "negative role" of Saudi Arabia