Daphne Bramham: Ambassador looks to move Canada-U.S. ties beyond the 'four-year blip'

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Thu, 31 Mar 2022 21:59:48 +0000

President Joe Biden’s appointee, David Cohen, is doing a lot explaining these days.

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Trade gap shrinks further in October

Credit to Author: Mayvelin U. Caraballo, TMT| Date: Tue, 10 Dec 2019 18:29:41 +0000

THE country’s trade deficit continued to narrow in October from a year ago, but slightly widened from September, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on Tuesday. Data from the statistics agency showed that imports dropped by 10.8 percent year-on-year to $9.56 billion, while exports climbed by 0.1 percent to $6.31 billion. As a result, the […]

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China says trade envoys agree on phone to talks

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2019 13:00:44 +0000

BEIJING: Top Chinese and US trade negotiators have agreed to talks on a preliminary deal for resolving the tariff war between the world’s two largest economies, the Chinese Commerce Ministry said on Tuesday. In a brief notice, the ministry said that Vice Premier Liu He and other senior officials spoke by phone with US Trade Representative […]

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Daphne Bramham: Why Canada and B.C. are reluctant to poke the Chinese dragon

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Fri, 06 Sep 2019 00:45:05 +0000

OPINION: Can Canada still afford ethics? It seems our leaders may have already sold us out.

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A bad year for Xi clouds Communist China’s 70th birthday celebrations

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Sun, 18 Aug 2019 03:33:01 +0000

Chinese president Xi Jinping walks during a welcome ceremony for Bulgaria's President Rumen Radev at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on July 3, 2019. (Photo by NICOLAS ASFOURI / AFP)

BEIJING, China — It was meant to be an unabashed celebration of the triumph of Communism in China, and of President Xi Jinping’s authority as the country’s undisputed leader for years to come. But as the People’s Republic of China approaches its 70th anniversary on October 1st, Xi finds himself battling threats on multiple fronts. From […]

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China strongly opposes US tariffs, vows countermeasures

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 03 Aug 2019 02:35:33 +0000

China strongly opposes US plan to impose additional 10-percent tariffs on US$300 billion of Chinese imports and will have to take necessary countermeasures to defend its interests, the Ministry of Commerce said Friday.

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