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China Moves Forward with Its De-Dollarization Strategy

China Moves Forward with Its De-Dollarization Strategy

The world monetary order is changing. Slowly but steadily, global trade and currency markets are becoming less dollar-centric. Formerly marginal currencies such as the Chinese yuan now stand ...
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Trump set to take WTO ‘developing nation’ battle to next level

Trump set to take WTO ‘developing nation’ battle to next level

Asian countries under pressure after South Korea acquiesces to US demand WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump is poised to ratchet up his campaign against countries that claim ...
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Filipina American sells Care.com for $500M

Filipina American sells Care.com for $500M

The company behind Expedia and Match.com is buying the child and adult care referral site, Care.com, for $500 million dollars, reports the Inquirer. Sheila Lirio Marcelo founded Care.com in ...
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China Says Deal Agreed, U.S. to Roll Back Tariffs in Stages

China and the U.S. agreed on the text of a phase one trade deal that includes the removal of tariffs on Chinese goods in stages, Vice Commerce Minister ...
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Asian Shares Advance After Meager Gains on Wall Street

Asian Shares Advance After Meager Gains on Wall Street

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares swung higher in Asia on Friday after a wobbly day of trading on Wall Street as investors awaited a U.S. government jobs report and ...
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China in Close Contact with U.S. on Trade, Urges Tariffs Cut

China in Close Contact with U.S. on Trade, Urges Tariffs Cut

Terms of Trade is a daily newsletter that untangles a world embroiled in trade wars. Sign up here.  Chinese officials are in “close contact” with U.S. counterparts on trade ...
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Trump Signs Bill Backing Hong Kong Protesters, Triggering Retaliation Threat

Trump Signs Bill Backing Hong Kong Protesters, Triggering Retaliation Threat

Donald Trump signed legislation that expresses U.S. support for Hong Kong protesters, a move that threatens to complicate trade talks with Beijing just as the two nations get ...
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Is your situation forcing you to file bankruptcy?

Is your situation forcing you to file bankruptcy?

FACING serious debt problems can be depressing to a lot of people. It may seem like the end of the world.  You may feel angry, depressed, guilty- or a ...
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Outstanding Men & Women of the Year (Philippines) awards honor trailblazers

Outstanding Men & Women of the Year (Philippines) awards honor trailblazers

Manila, Philippines – They are game-changers, rule breakers, and trailblazers. The country’s “Outstanding Men and Women of the Year” for 2019 were feted at a glittery gala in ...
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US pressure tightens Thailand’s economic bind

US pressure tightens Thailand’s economic bind

When US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross alights in Bangkok for this weekend’s Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit, his Thai hosts are expected to make their case ...
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