Hammond ‘aware of risks’ over trading with China but presses on

The chancellor says the UK’s open trading economy needs inward investmentBritain is aware of the risks facing sensitive areas of the economy from greater levels of Chinese investment, Philip Hammond has said, as London forges closer economic ties with …

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The US economic recovery is far from being a world record | Jeffrey Frankel

It uses different rules to other countries to measure business cycles and recessionsThis month marks the tenth full year of the US economic recovery that began in June 2009. Back then, a “trough” in business activity signified the end of the Great Rece…

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Trump budget chief wants delay in Huawei restrictions

Russell Vought makes request in letter to Pence and CongressMnuchin: trade progress with China could ease Huawei actionsThe Trump administration’s acting budget chief is asking for a delay in restrictions against Huawei products, according to a letter …

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