FROM AXIOS – President Trump’s former director of the National Economic Council Gary Cohn let his feelings about the president’s tariff battle with China be known in an interview on Freakonomics Radio released Wednesday night. “When you put tariffs on goods that people in the United States consume every day,…Full Article CHINA-US RELATIONS: WHY TRUMP IS DESPERATE FOR A TRADE-WAR WIN
MILES KENT WRITES– The G20 Summit, an annual gathering of 20 established and developing economies that took place, has been called an American automaker win by the Trump administration. Following a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping, President Trump tweeted about Chinese plans “to reduce and remove tariffs on American…Full Article The Tariff Truce: Too Little, Too Late?
TOM PLATE WRITES – Next week, it now seems, the American President will be in Singapore, along with the North Korean leader. Both are famously quirky. Is Lee worried? We pay a call on the city-state’s prime minister, host of a monster summit that – on the off-chance all goes…Full Article SINGAPORE: PM LEE ON THE SUMMIT, SINO-U.S. RELATIONS, TRUMP AND TARIFFS, INDONESIA – AND CATHOLIC EDUCATION