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    1. August 23, 2016

      Prospect of Trump win threatens to put US Asian pivot in a spin

      Asia faces a redrawing of the geopolitical order if Donald Trump becomes US president — a prospect that alarms...

    2. Fast FT

      August 22, 2016

      President Trump? Buy gold, analysts agree

      Precious metals analysts are predicting a gold rush if Donald Trump wins the US presidential election in November, as...

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    1. Fast FT

      August 18, 2016

      Buck on back foot after Fed; yen leads the pack

      The Japanese yen is back on the up, with the dollar below ¥‎100, hitting Tokyo stocks, as the US currency struggles for...

    2. August 12, 2016

      Clinton and Trump at odds on US economy

      For all the focus on Donald Trump’s testing of the bounds of polite politics, this year’s US presidential election is...

    3. August 11, 2016

      Clinton economic speech pledges tougher line on trade

      Hillary Clinton sought to press home her polling advantage over Donald Trump’s misfiring campaign on Thursday by...

    4. August 11, 2016

      Brazil set to welcome GM corn imports from the US

      Brazil, which is struggling with a severe corn shortage, is preparing to open the door to genetically modified corn...

    5. August 10, 2016

      Free Lunch: Behind the times

      US abdication from global rule-setting would be sad! Free Lunch is aware that what currently interests people most...

    6. August 9, 2016

      Trump economic programme: under the microscope

      Donald Trump has repeatedly been criticised by opponents for releasing a paucity of policy detail during his campaign...

    7. Fast FT

      August 8, 2016

      Wockhardt plunges following new FDA ban

      Shares in Indian pharmaceutical company Wockhardt plunged 14 percent in early trading on Monday, after the US Food and...

    8. Fast FT

      August 8, 2016

      Fast Asia Open: Wall Street record, China trade

      Stocks in Asia look set to gain after a solid non-farm payrolls report soothed nerves about the US economy and helped...

    9. August 7, 2016

      Donald Trump turns to economy to reboot campaign

      Donald Trump will seek to reorient his campaign this week amid alarm in the Republican party, with a new economic plan...

    10. August 4, 2016

      India’s sales tax is a victory for Narendra Modi

      It took several decades but India got there at last. The upper house of parliament on Wednesday approved a bill...

    11. August 3, 2016

      US to retake centre stage in world grain markets

      After several years of being overshadowed by rising grain exporting rivals, the US is set for a comeback. The country’s...

    12. July 27, 2016

      US-led globalism is dying with the TPP

      It is time to pronounce the Trans-Pacific Partnership clinically dead. Hillary Clinton had already put Barack Obama’s...

    13. July 24, 2016

      Donald Trump threatens to pull US out of WTO

      Donald Trump suggested on Sunday that the US could pull out of the World Trade Organisation and said the EU had been...

    14. July 19, 2016

      Donald Trump and Mike Pence in conflict on trade

      The American politician arrived in Beijing bearing homespun gifts of Amish quilts and wooden bowls carved from fallen...

    15. July 18, 2016

      Washington not yet ready to shut door on trade deals

      The parallels with the anti-establishment movement Donald Trump is leading into this week’s GOP convention in Cleveland...

    16. July 18, 2016

      US exports gas to the Middle East

      For the US to sell gas to the energy-rich Middle East might seem like sending coal to Newcastle, but it has started to...

    17. Fast FT

      July 18, 2016

      EU-US trade deal to help counter Brexit - John Kerry

      The United States is on course to conclude talks over an ambitious free trade agreement with the EU, in a deal that...

    18. July 17, 2016

      Independent US oil producers seek limit on crude imports

      Months after the US energy industry triumphed in overturning an oil export ban, a group of independent producers wants...

    19. July 14, 2016

      Washington trade official reveals early talks on UK trade deal

      The Obama administration has begun preliminary discussions with senior UK officials about how they might pursue a trade...

    20. July 13, 2016

      Obama steps up trade battle with China

      Barack Obama has escalated the US’s trade battle with China, launching a formal complaint against Beijing as both of...

    21. July 13, 2016

      Companies pin hopes on domestic spending

      Nearly half of all companies worldwide expect their sales to rise in the next 12 months — but they are relying on...

    22. July 12, 2016

      Osborne seeks to reassure Wall Street over Brexit concerns

      George Osborne, UK chancellor, told Wall Street investors on Monday that Britain will not retreat into a “Little...

    23. Fast FT

      July 8, 2016

      Fast Asia Open: US jobs in focus

      UK and European markets were in an upbeat mood overnight, recovering some of the declines in the previous session, but...

    24. July 7, 2016

      Transatlantic trade treaties are no quick fix for Brexit

      A couple of months ago, Barack Obama jumped into the EU referendum debate by suggesting that the UK would be at the...

    25. July 7, 2016

      IEA warns of ever-growing reliance on Middle Eastern oil supplies

      The world risks becoming ever more reliant on Middle Eastern oil as lower prices derail efforts by governments to curb...

    26. July 5, 2016

      How vulnerable is the US to Brexit fallout?

      While the Brexit shock delivered a severe jolt to US markets, by the end of last week shares had recovered much of...

    27. June 29, 2016

      ‘Three amigos’ reinforce commitment to more integrated N America

      Barack Obama and the premiers of Canada and Mexico urged further North American integration as they came under pressure...

    28. June 29, 2016

      White House rivals miles apart on visions for US voters

      The two presidential candidates were speaking just 1,500 miles and two time zones apart. But they could have been...

    29. June 26, 2016

      Free trade will not have an ally in the White House next year

      When Donald Trump rode down his golden escalator and announced his run for the US presidency last summer, few may have...

    30. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      US trade chief cautious on EU trade deal after Brexit

      President Barack Obama famously warned British voters earlier this year that the UK would be at the “back of the queue”...

    31. Fast FT

      June 22, 2016

      US to hike duties on Chinese steel to over 500%

      The US will slap duties of more than 500 per cent on imports of certain steel products from China after a ruling that...

    32. June 22, 2016

      US risks future of low growth, says IMF

      The US faces economic “headwinds” and “pernicious” trends including a shrinking middle class that could slow growth in...

    33. June 20, 2016

      Election rhetoric weighs on investment in US

      A presidential campaign tinged with protectionist rhetoric and fears about the impact of globalisation is hampering US...

    34. June 17, 2016

      Oil prices see biggest weekly decline since early May

      Oil prices rose for the first time in seven trading sessions on Friday as the US dollar eased, but still saw their...

    35. June 15, 2016

      US business leaders lower growth forecast for American economy

      US business leaders have offered a bleak view of the American economy, lowering their growth forecast for this year and...

    36. June 7, 2016

      China warned over hostility to foreign business

      Foreign multinationals feel increasingly unwelcome in China, American officials and European business executives said...

    37. June 6, 2016

      Trump’s tough talk on trade faces legislative hurdles

      Donald Trump and his plans to impose punitive tariffs on imports from China and Mexico and rip up trade agreements have...

    38. June 6, 2016

      China rails against global ‘hype’ on overcapacity

      A war of words between China and the US over management of the Chinese economy escalated on Monday when Beijing...

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