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Market Talk – June 8, 2021

ASIA: China on Tuesday warned the United States against pursuing a trade deal with Taiwan after the US said it would start negotiations with the self-ruled island. [...]

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Market Talk – June 7, 2021

ASIA: China bought fewer American products in May versus the prior month, while exports to the U.S. rose, according to customs data released Monday. China bought [...]

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Market Talk – June 4, 2021

ASIA: China accused the United States of “suppressing” Chinese firms and issued veiled threats of retaliation on Friday after President Joe Biden [...]

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Market Talk – June 3, 2021

ASIA: Chinese businesses are letting go of more workers than they are hiring, even though the economy is seeing some recovery from the pandemic, official data [...]

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Market Talk – June 2, 2021

ASIA: Chinese and US senior trade officials held a virtual meeting to ramp up trade talks. Chinese Vice Premier Liu He held a virtual meeting with US Treasury [...]

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Market Talk – June 1, 2021

ASIA: China has announced that it will allow couples to have up to three children after census data showed a steep decline in birth rates. The cost of raising [...]

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Market Talk – May 28, 2021

ASIA: Despite a reasonable economic recovery, the giant Chinese economy will be bedeviled by serious problems, says a top corporate survey specializing in China. [...]

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Market Talk – May 27, 2021

ASIA: The US and China’s top trade negotiators have held “candid, pragmatic” talks, in their first meeting under the Biden presidency. US Trade [...]

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Market Talk – May 26, 2021

ASIA: As the trade deal between the U.S. and China runs into its second year, Chinese purchases are still running short of the agreed amount, according to the [...]

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Market Talk – May 25, 2021

ASIA: Cryptocurrency miners, including HashCow and BTC.TOP, have halted all or part of their China operations after Beijing intensified a crackdown on bitcoin [...]

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