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Buhari, Donald Trump and the liability of infantile leadership

By Ace Omozuwa If there is any modicum of truth in the statement attributed to President Donald Trump of America that his Nigerian counterpart President Muhammad Buhari...

EU will retaliate if U.S. imposes car tariffs, Juncker warns

EU will retaliate if U.S. imposes car tariffs, Juncker warns

European Commission President, Jean-Claude Juncker, has said he hoped a July “ceasefire agreement” with U.S. President, Donald Trump, to refrain from imposing car...

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U.S. says China overloading poor nations with debt

  The Head of U.S. Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), Ray Washburne, on Monday said China is saddling poor nations with unsustainable debt through...

China okays $6bn for airport expansion

Tariff threats: China accuses U.S. of ‘opening fire’ on world

China on Thursday warned that the United States is “opening fire” on the world with its threatened tariffs. It said no one wants a trade war but will respond the...

Automakers says U.S. tariffs will cost jobs, hike prices

EU warns of countermeasures over U.S. auto tariffs

The European Union on Monday warned that up to $294 billion worth of US exports would face counter-measures if President Donald Trump went through with his threat to...

Automakers says U.S. tariffs will cost jobs, hike prices

Automakers says U.S. tariffs will cost jobs, hike prices

Two major auto trade groups have warned the Trump administration that imposing up to 25 percent tariffs on imported vehicles would cost hundreds of thousands of auto...

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China alleges blackmail over threats of fresh US tariffs

China on Tuesday accused United States of blackmail and warned it would retaliate in kind after Donald Trump threatened to impose fresh tariffs on Chinese goods. Trump...

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Tariff negotiations with U.S impossible- China

China on Monday stepped up its attacks on the Trump administration over billions of dollars’ worth of threatened tariffs, saying Washington is to blame for trade...

U.S. President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping make joint statements at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing

U.S. trade tariffs: China vows to fight back

China on Friday vowed it would fight back “at any cost” with fresh trade measures if the United States continues on its path of protectionism. The announcement came...

US to overtake Saudi as crude oil producer

Oil prices rise over possible extension of output cuts

Crude oil prices rose on Friday after the Saudi Energy Minister, Khalid al-Falih, said OPEC would need to keep coordinating supply cuts with non-member countries...

EU to open WTO case against U.S. tariffs - Official

U.S. tariffs: EU to seek WTO redress over non-exemption

The European Union says it expects to be excluded from U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs but will go to the World Trade Organization (WTO) to impose its own measures if...

World Bank permits $1.2bn grants, loans to Ethiopia

World Bank chief says U.S. tariffs could affect global trade

The Chief Executive of the World Bank, Kristalina Georgieva, on Thursday urged US President, Donald Trump, to be “careful” before imposing controversial steel and...