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Sino-US deal eases access to markets

Sino-US deal eases access to markets

The agreement covers 10 areas where trade negotiators from the US and China have reached consensus, including agricultural trade and market access for financial services. "Past foot-dragging means we won't celebrate until these promises are executed", Gibbs said, calling the opening in the electronic payments market "mainly symbolic".


N Korea fires missile, tests South's liberal prez

N Korea fires missile, tests South's liberal prez

The report on the missile's flight was largely consistent with South Korean and Japanese assessments on Sunday that it flew 435 miles and reached an altitude of more than 1,243 miles, which is further and higher than an intermediate-range missile tested in February from the same region, northwest of Pyongyang.



UK Conservatives lead polls by 18 points

The Tories think they can win any seat where Labour had a majority of 5,000 votes or less, and are now setting their sights on constituencies where Labour won by 8,000 or 9,000, one of the lawmakers said. Centre-left columnists conceded that the manifesto contained good policies but argued that Corbyn could not deliver them. "No, I'm not wealthy because of where I put the money but I'm not going into that".


Express your love for Mom with these Mother's day quotes

Express your love for Mom with these Mother's day quotes

We always called them skeleton flowers after that. Happy Mother's Day to a special mother . Love your mother and Hug her tightly whenever you get the chance, show your love, care, affection, respect and appreciation as you commemorate one of the important days in their life.


Syrian FM: No Foreign Forces to Monitor De-escalation Agreement

Syrian FM: No Foreign Forces to Monitor De-escalation Agreement

Russia, prime mover of the deal, and Iran are allied militarily and politically with the Syrian government, while Turkey sponsors several insurgent factions and the expatriate opposition. The top Syrian diplomat further underlined that his government would observe the de-escalation plan as long as militant groups abide by its terms. Al-Moallem said the Syrian government's alternative to stalled negotiations has been the implementation of "reconciliation agreements" around the country.



Texas Senate Votes to Give Immigration Lockups Child Care Licenses

Outnumbered Democrats have been using stall tactics and House Speaker Joe Straus sees the bill as bad for business. Top firms and lobbyists have opposed the bathroom bill . White offered an answer to opponents' safety concerns: If someone under 18 has "done something heinous", prosecutors can still certify them as adults in court.