Trump on trade war with China: 'I have second thoughts about everything'

August 25, 2019@4:08 AM TFP Editor 0

CLOSE President Trump’s ‘America First’ approach has relied on slapping tariffs on countries, such as China and Mexico, which have led to current trade wars. What is a tariff and how do they work? We explain. Just the FAQs, USA TODAY BIARRITZ, France — President Donald Trump signaled for the first time Sunday that he may be having regrets over his trade war with China. At a breakfast meeting with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Trump said “yes” when a reporter asked if he was having [Read More]

'Right man for the job': Trump talks trade with Boris Johnson at G-7 summit in France

August 25, 2019@3:51 AM TFP Editor 0

CLOSE US President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron had a private lunch before the start of the Group of Seven summit in Biarritz on Saturday. (August 24) AP, AP BIARRITZ, France — It was a meeting of like minds and mop-tops. President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, sometimes ridiculed by critics as “Britain’s Trump,” talked trade and other issues at a breakfast meeting Sunday on the sidelines of the G-7 summit in southwest France. The meeting was their first since Johnson [Read More]

Boris Johnson warns Trump US must compromise to get UK trade deal

August 25, 2019@1:49 AM TFP Editor 0

Image copyright AFP The US must lift restrictions on UK businesses if it wants a trade deal with the UK, Boris Johnson has said. Travelling to the G7 summit in Biarritz, France, the PM said there were “very considerable barriers in the US to British businesses”. Mr Johnson said he had already spoken to President Donald Trump about his concerns, adding he would do so again when they meet on Sunday morning. The prime minister will also hold talks with EU Council President Donald Tusk. [Read More]