Trump sets US on new path - Chemical & Engineering News (subscription)

During his first week in office, U.S. President Donald J. Trump issued a series of executive directives that will affect the chemistry enterprise in a variety of ways. Trump issued a presidential memorandum formally withdrawing the U.S. from the Trans ...

Moving ahead with the TPP - The Straits Times

Now that President Donald Trump has withdrawn the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement, does it mean the deal is dead? Emphatically not. One partner has chosen to sit this one out. But Japan, Singapore, Canada, Mexico, ...

No, Trump can't kill the Trans-Pacific Partnership - The Straits Times

When United States President Donald Trump withdrew US support for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) on Monday, he made it harder for American companies to compete. In the name of US labour, he compromised the interests of the American worker, ...

Trump says US will 'have a lot' of bilateral trade deals - CBC.ca

U.S. President Donald Trump says he intends to strike numerous bilateral trade deals, as opposed to multilateral accords like the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), and they would include clauses to allow a 30-day termination notice. "Believe me, we're ...

The death of TPP: Why does it matter? - CBS News

What happened: President Trump withdrew the United States from negotiations over the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a 12-country trade deal that President Obama worked to ratify which would have established the world's largest free-trade zone, encompassing ...

Don't Cry for the TPP - Harvard Business Review

President Trump's formal withdrawal of the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations has precipitated a flood of tears about and warnings of the end of free trade and rising Chinese hegemony from orthodox economists and pundits.

Don't praise Trump for the defeat of TPP - New Internationalist (blog)

It's good news that the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) is dead. In fact, the toxic deal – a pacific version of US-EU deal TTIP – was already dead before Trump took office. Popular pressure from trade unions and campaign groups in the US and elsewhere ...

Trump's TPP pullout could hurt workers more than it helps - CNBC

When he signed the executive order formally scrapping a trade deal with 11 Pacific Rim countries, President Donald Trump proclaimed the move a "great thing for the American worker." But a chorus of trade experts and economists this week have argued ...

Trump's trade TPP move a setback for cloud computing - CIO

With President Trump's move to walk away from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, administration is 'starting from zero' on digital trade policy. Email a friend. To. Use commas to separate multiple email addresses. From. Privacy Policy. Thank you. Your ...

Trump Begins Setting US Trade Policy Course During First Week in Office - ICTSD Bridges News

The first week of Donald J. Trump's presidency of the United States has included both executive action and plans for meetings focused on trade, giving some early signals of the possible direction of the White House trade agenda and other policy priorities.

What's next after the US withdrawal from the TPP? - Aljazeera.com

Finally agreed a year ago after seven years of negotiations, the Trans Pacific Partnership was widely expected to become the third biggest regional trade agreement in the global economy after NAFTA and the European Union. Disavowed by United States ...

Abe warms to bilateral trade deal with US but vows to still protect farmers - The Japan Times

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday gave the clearest indication yet that Tokyo may accept Washington's departure from the multinational Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement and instead settle for a bilateral trade deal with the United States.

What does Trump's Asia policy amount to? - China.org.cn

Apart from creating maximum uncertainty - which may be a policy in itself, though a dangerous one - what are Donald Trump's plans for Asia-Pacific strategy under his administration? This is not only relevant to China, but to all the USA's partners in ...

China, Allies ponder US role after TPP withdrawal - Chinadaily USA

In the wake of President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw the US from the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement, China and American allies are weighing what role the US will play in ongoing global trade negotiations. Leaders of some of the ...

Trump withdraws US from TPP — and FedEx responds (Video) - Memphis Business Journal

As he promised, President Donald Trump today withdrew the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement with 12 nations. Trump also plans to formally start the process of renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement ...

After Trump Rejects Pacific Trade Deal, Japan Fears Repeat of 1980s - New York Times

A container terminal in Tokyo. Japan recorded its first trade surplus in six years in 2016. Credit Kimimasa Mayama/European Pressphoto Agency. TOKYO — President Trump's decision to pull the United States out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal ...

Struggling US farm sector faces new threat as TPP dies - Reuters

CHICAGO U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to back out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal, a $62 billion market for U.S. farmers, provides a fresh threat to a slumping agricultural economy that has grown increasingly dependent on ...

China backs regional partnership after US walks away from TPP - The Hindu

China is hoping to galvanise two regional trade proposals — the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) and the Free-Trade Agreement of the Asia-Pacific (FTAAP), following the formal exit of the United States from the Trans Pacific ...

Trump Killed TPP. What's Next For Trade in Asia? - The Diplomat

Free trade in Asia is far from dead. The question now is whether the U.S. will reap any of the benefits. QjS6QVma (2). By Ankit Panda for The Diplomat. January 24, 2017. On Monday, U.S. President Donald J. Trump signed an executive order withdrawing ...

Trumping World Trade - EconoMonitor (blog)

After the inauguration, President Trump has begun to reset the White House trade policies. But the consequences of “America First” stance in world trade are wrought with threats. Recently, President Xi Jinping gave a strong speech about the need for ...