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Westwater Resources +21% on prospect of Chinese import tariffs

Westwater Resources (NASDAQ:WWR) +21.6% premarket after the U.S. includes graphite, lithium and uranium on the list of materials imported from China …

Business

China refutes US accusations on tariffs, intellectual property

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying on Wednesday said U.S. accusations of higher Chinese tariffs on American goods and pilfering American …

China

Software company Evolving Systems fires CEO for cause

Evolving Systems Inc. EVOL, +2.83% said Wednesday it is removing Thomas Thekkethala, its chief executive and president, for cause and does not intend …

S&P 500

U.S. launches national security investigation against uranium imports

The U.S. Department of Commerce has launched another national security investigation that could target Canada, this time by looking into uranium …

National Security

BRIEF-Ur-Energy Says U.S. DOC Has Initiated Investigation Into Effects Of Uranium Imports

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Despite uncertainty, ZTE stock surges after U.S. ban lifted

Last week the U.S. Department of Commerce announced an agreement paving the way for ZTE to resume operations. According to the agreement, in addition …

Android News

U.S. lifts crippling supplier ban on ZTE

The U.S. Department of Commerce on Friday lifted a 7-year ban on Chinese smartphone manufacturer ZTE. The ban lasted only 3 months.<p>For those who may …

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Watch Live: Trump Has Joint Press Conference With Putin

Also, Vice President Pence will deliver remarks at the U.S. Department of Commerce. Watch both events live here.<p>President Trump will have his highly …

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California Company Settles with FTC over Alleged Privacy Shield Misrepresentations

Article BySheila A. MillarTracy P. MarshallKeller and Heckman LLPConsumer Protection ConnectionIf a company claims to be certified under the EU-U.S. …

Privacy

Ontario trade minister heads to Washington to defend auto industry

TORONTO — Ontario's trade minister will be travelling to Washington this week to defend the province's auto industry at a U.S. Department of Commerce …

Automotive Industry

Quick Take: ZTE Shares Up After Washington Lifts Ban

Shares of telecom equipment-maker ZTE jumped on Monday after Washington lifted a ban against the company originally imposed as punishment for selling …

News (China)

US ban on China's ZTE lifted

The U.S. Department of Commerce on Friday lifted a ban on U.S. companies selling goods to ZTE, allowing China's second-largest telecommunications …

U.S. Dept. of Commerce

U.S. Lifts Ban On ZTE Over Alleged Iran Sanctions Violations

The U.S. Department of Commerce on July 13 lifted a ban on U.S. companies selling equipment to Chinese telecom giant ZTE, allowing the company to …

Radio Free Europe

ZTE expects to swing to a loss of up to $1.3 billion in first half of the year

China-based ZTE Corp. 0763, -1.43% which the U.S. Department of Commerce had earlier this year punished with a trade ban, after which President Trump …

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Republican Senator Rubio slams lifting of U.S. ban on China's ZTE

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican U.S. Senator Marco Rubio criticized on Friday the decision by the United States to lift a ban on suppliers selling to ZTE Corp <000063.SZ), allowing China’s second-largest telecommunications equipment maker to resume business.<p>FILE PHOTO: Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) …

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US Lifts Ban On ZTE

In April, the department banned U.S. companies selling parts and software to ZTE after the company illegally sent equipment to Iran and North …

North Korea

Key hearing set for next week on controversial U.S. tariffs against Canadian newsprint exports

A newsprint mill in Washington State is urging the U.S. International Trade Commission to uphold tariffs against Canadian producers, but critics say economic integration means both countries are suffering in the trade war.<p>The ITC issued a preliminary ruling last September that the U.S. industry for …

Business (Canada)

Settlement allows Port Hawkesbury Paper to focus on the future

POINT TUPPER — A member of the local management team at Port Hawkesbury Paper says it’s a relief to have a costly cross-border trade battle …

U.S. Dept. of Commerce

ZTE signs escrow agreement with U.S. to lift trade ban

After the U.S. Department of Commerce banned ZTE from importing US-made components, due to the company violating an agreement it made in 2017, ZTE …

Android News

Hyundai Motor union warns auto tariffs could hurt US jobs

Hyundai Motor Co.'s labor union says steep auto tariffs could cost U.S. jobs.<p>The labor union at South Korea's largest auto company says if President Donald Trump goes ahead with imposing 25 percent auto tariffs, it will hurt Hyundai's U.S. sales and jeopardize some 200,000 jobs at Hyundai factory …

Auto Tariffs

ABQ non-profit gets $1M federal grant for manufacturing facility

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration announced Tuesday it is giving an Albuquerque non-profit a …

Manufacturing

WTO rules in Canada's favour on dispute with U.S. on glossy paper duties

The World Trade Organization has ruled largely in favour of Canada in a dispute with the United States over duties on glossy paper.<p>The WTO says it …

Canadian Politics

WTO rules for Canada in dispute over U.S. duties on glossy paper

Canada won the bulk of a ruling at the World Trade Organization on Thursday in a dispute over U.S. duties on Canadian exports of supercalendered paper, which is used in glossy magazines and catalogues.<p>Canada filed the complaint in 2016, saying Washington was wrong to penalize Canada for subsidizing …

Business

Walgreens to invest $416 million in Chinese pharmacy chain

Walgreens, the biggest U.S. drugstore chain, said it will buy the minority stake from China National Accord Medicines Corp. for about $416 million.

Walgreens

U.S.-China Trade War Heating Up, Fmr. Commerce Department Official Says – Bloomberg

U.S.-China Trade War Heating Up, Fmr. Commerce Department Official Says<p>U.S.-China Trade War Heating Up, Fmr. Commerce Department Official …

Economy

Japanese Automakers Build Twice as Many Cars in U.S. Than Import

There are talks of a 25 percent tariff on imported Japanese cars.<p>Ty Wright/Bloomberg via Getty Images<p>With seemingly endless drama coming from talks …

Automotive Industry

It took Apple six years to get China Mobile to carry the iPhone

On Monday, the Trump administration rejected China Mobile’s seven-year-old application to do business in the U.S.<p>Fom David J. Redl, Assistant …

Apple

U.S. Business Lobby Maps Out States Hardest Hit by Trump Tariffs

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce parsed out the economic impact of tariffs by state, doubling down in its opposition to a central tool of the Trump …

Economy

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Is Fighting Trump's Tariffs with Facts

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, usually a staunch ally of the Republican party, is launching a campaign against President Donald Trump’s recent trade …

Economy

EU reportedly warns of new tariffs worth $300 billion if Trump targets automakers

The United States could get a new round of retaliatory tariffs worth as much as $300 billion, if it moves ahead with new duties on European cars, the …

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