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Immigration Ban Will Have Lasting Impact on Art and Global Politics

• Home<br>• Immigration Ban Will Have Lasting Impact on Art and Global Politics<p>Art knows no boundaries. It blossoms through the flow of creative ideas that …

'Judge and fury'- how American newspapers reported Donald Trump's travel ban defeat

The halt on Donald Trump's executive order banning people travelling from seven Muslim-majority countries has been upheld by the San Francisco court of appeals.<p>The court unanimously ruled that there was not enough evidence of threat to national security to justify the ban.<p>The three judges of the …

Iranians Rally Against Trump, But Some Thank America

TEHRAN – Hundreds of thousands of Iranians heeded the call of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei to demonstrate Friday against U.S. "threats” — but some had words of support for Americans.<p>There was a notable absence of burning U.S. flags during the march along Revolutionary Road that leads to …

South Asia

China global trade settled in yuan drops to more than three-year lows: StanChart

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Cross-border trade settled in the Chinese currency plunged to the lowest levels in more than three years in December as stricter capital controls and fears of further weakness in the yuan dampened global interest in the currency.<p>The decline could mark a major setback for …

Stock Markets

Is Trump against free trade?

Since the 1980s, there's been one idea nearly everyone in Washington accepted, regardless of political party: Free trade is good. That all changed …

Free Trade

Global Trade Was on a Roll When Trump Won Presidency

Imports and exports rose at fastest pace in more than seven years last November<p>World trade flows rose at the fastest pace in more than seven years during November, but economists said that is unlikely to mark the start of a turnaround following years of weak growth.<p>The Netherlands Bureau for …

China Sets The Stage To Replace The U.S. As Global Trade Leader

Saturday marked the Lunar New Year, the most important date in the Chinese calendar. It's also the start of the longest holiday at two weeks, during …

How China Can Win as America Turns Inward

World<p>Three days before Donald Trump took the oath of office and became the 45th president of the United States, Chinese President Xi Jinping stood on …

What might a trade war between America and China look like?

DONALD TRUMP vilified the Chinese government on the campaign trail, accusing it of manipulating China’s currency, stealing America’s intellectual …

China

China Treads Its Way To Global Governance

As China assumes the presidency of BRICS in 2017, the question of Chinese vision of global governance has once again come to the forefront. With the global order undergoing a transformation, China has increasingly enthralled itself in promoting a refurbished global order defined by multipolarity. …

Asia will soon be the world’s economic center—if it isn’t already

Last month it was a cooling manufacturer. This month it’s the automakers. Thus far, the President has made good on his campaign pledges to target companies that source their labor overseas.<p>Mr. Trump has long proclaimed that he wants to halt offshoring by renegotiating “unfair” trade deals and …

Economics

The Biggest Losers in Trump's Potential Trade War

It’s not just large metropolises, with their globally integrated economies, that could feel the effects. Small to midsized cities could feel some pain, too.<p>If Donald Trump’s aggressive moves on the international economy spark a trade war, the American communities that will lose the most in absolute …

Sohar Port CEO: Trump Import Tax Will Change Global Trade

Mark Geilenkirchen, Sohar Port and Freezone chief executive officer, discusses the state of global trade with Bloomberg's Yousef Gamal El-Din and …

Trump’s Trade War May Have Already Begun

America's traditional allies are on the lookout for new friends.<p>They have heard the mantra "America First" from the new president, divining a Trump …

Not Much Left Stopping Trump's Trade War With China

Never have the U.S. and Chinese economies been more interdependent than they are today. Never has the value of the bilateral trade and investment relationship been greater. Never has the precarious state of the global economy required comity between the United States and China more than it does …

World’s Biggest Shipping Company Voices Alarm at Trump Trade War

A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S, the owner of the world’s biggest container shipping line, is paying particular attention to noises coming from the U.S. that …

Being Insulated From Global Trade Is a Plus for Asian Stocks

Individual stocks are diverging as investors remain uncertain about Trump administration policies<p>HONG KONG—A stark divergence in the performance of Asian stocks since the U.S. election is becoming clear, even as investors scratch their heads over how the policies of President Donald Trump’s new …

Free Trade And Fair Trade Are Distinctly Different

<b>Walmart Container Ship Example Of Bad Policy</b><p>Make no doubt about the fact that trade policy has massive long-term ramifications on the strength of a …