Economy & Business

New Challenges Force Kenya Farmers to Replace Coffee Crop
Arabica coffee, the higher-quality variety that Kenya grows, ends up in specialty coffees in Europe and the United States
Shoppers walk past a store of US tech giant Apple in a retail district in Beijing, Dec. 13, 2019.
The deal, rumours and leaks over which have gyrated world markets for months, reduces some US tariffs in exchange for what US officials said would be a big jump in Chinese purchases of American farm products and other goods
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By Reuters
Sun, 12/15/2019 - 00:20
Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador speaks during an event to sign an update to the North American Free Trade…
Mexican negotiator says bill adds designation of US labor attaches in Mexico tasked with monitoring implementation of labor reform in Mexico, which wasn't part of agreement signed December 10
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Sat, 12/14/2019 - 16:26
FILE - In this May 23, 2019, file photo, a farmer plants soybeans in a field in Springfield, Neb. China's government says…
The USMCA replaces the 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement, or NAFTA
Kane Farabaugh
Sat, 12/14/2019 - 07:59
FILE PHOTO: Containers are seen at the port in San Pedro, California, U.S., March 22, 2018.  REUTERS/Bob Riha, Jr./File Photo
Broad outlines are similar to deal in principle announced in October that was dominated by increased Chinese purchases of US agricultural goods
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Fri, 12/13/2019 - 21:13
FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2019, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, right, shakes hands with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He…
Officials in Beijing and Washington say the agreement will mean both sides will not impose further tariffs on each other
Steve Herman
Fri, 12/13/2019 - 09:51
FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2019, file photo, visitors chat near American and Chinese flags displayed at a booth
Modest trade agreement would suspend tariffs that are set to kick in Sunday, de-escalating 17-month trade war
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Fri, 12/13/2019 - 08:35