White House contradicts Trump, says there's no deal with China
05 December, 2018, 05:24 | Author: Lawrence Cooper
The White House said Xi said he was open to approving the previously unapproved Qualcomm-NXP deal should it again be presented to him.
"That's what happens when you don't have the detailed negotiations going into the summit" and end up with the "broad swath of a 35,000-foot deal", said Bonnie Glaser, a China expert at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington. But if not remember ...
White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said the USA and China are "pretty close" to reaching agreement on intellectual property theft.
Still, the meeting in Buenos Aires marked significant progress, he said, describing the upcoming negotiations as historically significant because both leaders had agreed to delve into several specific issues.
Investors have also grown anxious about fluctuations in the bond market. But on Tuesday, after a series of confusing and conflicting words from Trump and some senior officials, stocks tumbled, with the Dow Jones shedding about 800 points, or 3.1 percent. The tech-heavy NASDAQ ended the day 3.8 percent or 283 points lower at 7,158. -China trade war and a possible economic slowdown.
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As part of the talks on Saturday night, Trump agreed not to increase existing tariffs on Chinese goods or impose any new ones for 90 days, while talks took place.
During the talks in Buenos Aires, Trump agreed to delay a scheduled escalation in US tariffs on many Chinese goods, from 10% to 25%, that had been set to take effect January 1. China now has until April to make a deal or suffer the higher tariff. Shares of major US banks also took a dive with Citigroup, Morgan Stanley and Capital One bottoming out at 52-week lows. Let the negotiations begin. "MAKE AMERICA RICH AGAIN", he continued.
"When people or countries come in to raid the great wealth of our Nation, I want them to pay for the privilege of doing so".
Trump's economic team has spun his knee-jerk protectionism as a tactic created to negotiate "better" trade deals - but so far, those better trade deals don't seem to be stronger than the status quo ante.
The US accuses China of unfair trading practices and tariffs are meant to counter Chinese practices that make it hard for American companies to compete.
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