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US, China agree to first trade steps under 100-day plan

US, China agree to first trade steps under 100-day plan

The deal lifts a 2003 ban on imported American beef and in turn allows China to send cooked poultry to the U.S. "When the Chinese people taste our high-quality US beef, there's no doubt in my mind that they'll want more of it". Applicable U.S. federal regulatory authorities remain committed to apply in the United States the same bank prudential supervisory and regulatory standards to Chinese banking institutions as to other foreign banking institutions, in like circumstances and in ...



India to boycott China's belt & road forum

Speaking after Xi, Putin echoed the Chinese president's theme that economic development would help to nurture political stability. The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor passes through Gilgit and Baltistan in Pakistan Kashmir, which is claimed by India.



In Letter, Trump Lawyers Push Back Against Russia Ties

However, AP said it could not verify Trump's lawyers' conclusions since they did not release copies of his tax returns. Without Trump's tax returns the full extent of Trump's dealings is impossible to determine, as is the actual scope, significance, and accuracy of his lawyers' claims, and of Trump's financial ties to Russian Federation in general.


Paris prepares for Macron's inauguration as French President

Paris prepares for Macron's inauguration as French President

Meanwhile, far-left politician Jean-Luc Melenchon, who came in fourth in the first round of France's presidential election with about 19.6 percent of the vote, launched his campaign for the legislative election on Saturday in the Paris suburb of Villejuif.


Inauguration day: Macron to become France's new president

Inauguration day: Macron to become France's new president

The messages were directed at members of his once-powerful Socialist Party, which is now on the verge of a collapse. Hollande will also hand over the codes for France's nuclear arsenal. The newly-resigned officer, who has previously worked as a paratrooper and martial arts expert, is now standing in a constituency within eastern Paris suburbs for Mr Macron's party.