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New US$1tril NAFTA deal 'in trouble', bruised by elections, tariff rows

MEXICO CITY/OTTAWA: More than six months after the United States, Mexico and Canada agreed a new deal to govern more than US$1 trillion in regional trade, the chances of the countries ratifying the pact this year are receding.

EU offers PM May Brexit pause to Oct 31

BRUSSELS: European Union leaders agreed to grant British Prime Minister Theresa May a new Brexit deadline of Oct. 31, officials said, after French President Emmanuel Macron opposed efforts to give her another year.

Trump's tariffs start to look like goal and not tool for talks

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump has repeatedly portrayed the punitive tariffs he has imposed on China and other countries as tools to create leverage and draw them into new trade deals that benefit the U.S.

Fog of Trump's trade war turns China into a long-term combatant

BEIJING: One common criticism of President Donald Trump’s trade wars is the confusion on strategy.

Trump ready to slap more tariffs on China after G20 meeting

WASHINGTON/BEIJING: U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was ready to impose another round of punitive tariffs on Chinese imports if he cannot make progress in trade talks with China's President at a Group of 20 summit later this month.

Southeast Asia should ban imports of foreign trash

BANGKOK: Environmental groups called on Tuesday for Southeast Asian countries to ban waste imports from developed countries to help tackle a plastic pollution crisis, as regional leaders prepare to meet this week in Bangkok

UN labour body adopts #MeToo pact against violence at work, Malaysia abstains

GENEVA: The U.N. agency overseeing international labour standards adopted on Friday a new treaty against violence and harassment in the workplace, fuelled by the women's #MeToo movement.

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