• Donald Trump has maintained a bank account in China, according to the NYT

    Donald Trump has maintained a bank account in China, according to the NYT

    During his principal, the US president would even attempt a partnership with a company controlled by the Chinese state, the newspaper said.
  • Snub for Trump, China is once again plunging the US trade balance

    Snub for Trump, China is once again plunging the US trade balance

    China pledged to buy an additional $ 200 billion in US goods over two years, and achieved a real record of overseas purchases (its trade surplus slumped to $ 37 billion from 58.9 billion dollars). the previous month), but all this was not enough. In September, the Asian giant's surplus with Uncle Sam increased further by $ 30.75 billion, according to figures released Tuesday by Chinese Customs, the last before the November 3 presidential election. That is an increase of 18.8% over one year!
  • WTO Rules Some U.S. Tariffs on China Violate Trade Rules

    WTO Rules Some U.S. Tariffs on China Violate Trade Rules

    The World Trade Organization ruled on Tuesday that the U.S. broke international trading rules by imposing levies on more than $200 billion of Chinese goods two years ago when President Trump’s trade war with China began. The ruling came in response to a complaint filed by China in 2018, which claimed the U.S. violated WTO …
  • U.S. Bans Cotton, Other Products from Xinjiang, Citing Forced Uyghur Labor

    U.S. Bans Cotton, Other Products from Xinjiang, Citing Forced Uyghur Labor

    The Department of Homeland Security announced Monday that U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agents would begin turning away products sourced from forced labor in the Xinjiang region of China, where more than a million Muslims, mostly of the Uyghur minority, have been imprisoned in concentration camps. The ban will include cotton, hair products, computer components, …
  • Padres went all out at MLB’s strangest trade deadline ever: Sherman

    Padres went all out at MLB’s strangest trade deadline ever: Sherman

    October matters. Even when it is preceded by no games in April, May, June and most of July. Even in a season of seven-inning doubleheaders, tricked-out extra innings and a schedule made and remade in real time. For teams like the Dodgers and Yankees, the playoffs are nearly birthright. They have a magic number when …
  • Mets’ last-minute trade deadline haul includes Todd Frazier

    Mets’ last-minute trade deadline haul includes Todd Frazier

    Todd Frazier is returning to Queens. The Mets acquired the veteran infielder from the Texas Rangers on Monday in a flurry of moves before the 4 p.m. trade deadline, The Post’s Joel Sherman reported. They also dealt for righty reliever Miguel Castro from the Orioles and backup catcher Robinson Chirinos from the Rangers. It was …
  • Huawei ends sports sponsor deal amid Australia ‘trade war’

    Huawei ends sports sponsor deal amid Australia ‘trade war’

    Chinese telecom giant Huawei is ending its oldest major sporting sponsorship deal, saying Monday it was breaking its contract with an Australian rugby league team after nine years because of a “great trade war” between China and Australia. Australia has barred the world’s largest maker of switching gear and major smartphone brand from involvement in …
  • Padres acquire Mike Clevinger in another MLB trade-deadline splash

    Padres acquire Mike Clevinger in another MLB trade-deadline splash

    The San Diego Padres are going all in. After already making several big trades, the Padres acquired right-hander Mike Clevinger from the Cleveland Indians, The Post’s Joel Sherman confirmed. The Padres are reportedly sending Cleveland RHP Cal Quantrill, catcher Austin Hedges and outfielder Josh Naylor. They also acquired three minor leaguers — pitcher Joey Cantillo …
  • Mets focused on catching upgrade before MLB trade deadline

    Mets focused on catching upgrade before MLB trade deadline

    The Mets are focused on trying to upgrade their catching before the trade deadline expires Monday at 4 p.m. They have, for example, talked to the Angels about Jason Castro. But there are multiple catchers available in the market, including Boston’s Christian Vazquez. The Mets view catching as the one position that they could upgrade, …
  • Yankees eyeing Diamondbacks’ Starling Marte ahead of MLB trade deadline

    Yankees eyeing Diamondbacks’ Starling Marte ahead of MLB trade deadline

    In another sign that Aaron Judge may not be back that quickly, the Yankees have checked in with the Diamondbacks about Starling Marte, The Post has learned. The Yankee offense has been struggling without many of their key bats. DJ LeMahieu returned from the IL on Saturday, but the Yanks are still without Judge (calf), …