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NEW YORK | The Latest: China’s premier appeals for global support

NEW YORK — The Latest on the U.S.-China trade war (all times local): ___ 11:30 p.m. China’s No. 2 leader has appealed for global support for free trade following tit-for-tat U.S. and Chinese tariff hikes in an escalating battle over Beijing’s technology policy. Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday in a speech to a business conference … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: China’s premier appeals for global support

BEIJING | China’s premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle

BEIJING  — China‘s No. 2 leader appealed Wednesday for support for free trade and promised to improve conditions for foreign companies following tit-for-tat U.S. and Chinese tariff hikes in an escalating battle over Beijing’s technology policy. Premier Li Keqiang’s comments add to Beijing’s effort to portray itself as a defender of global trade and multilateralism … Continue reading BEIJING | China’s premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle

NEW YORK | Stocks leap as China’s president eases trade fight fears

NEW YORK | April 10, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Stocks are rising sharply on Wall Street Tuesday after Chinese President Xi Jinping offered possible concessions in a trade dispute with the U.S. The Dow Jones industrial average rose as much as 500 points as investors hope the world’s largest economies will resolve their differences without a … Continue reading NEW YORK | Stocks leap as China’s president eases trade fight fears