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Foxconn discussion follows Gov. Walker on Asian trade mission

Foxconn’s planned $10 billion manufacturing facility in southeast Wisconsin is attracting a lot of attention during Gov. Scott Walker’s trade mission this week to Japan and South Korea. In a conference call Wednesday with reporters, Walker said o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 13th, 2017

Walker to lead trade mission with WEDC, business leaders to Japan and South Korea

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker will lead a trade mission to South Korea and Japan this September, his office said. Walker said he is looking to “build upon the momentum” created by the recent announcement that Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Foxc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 2nd, 2017

Scott Walker Did His Homework, and Now It’s Paid Off

But direct investment reflects increasingly hard times for cross-border trade Good morning. In March, I was in Guangzhou when Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou threw the first shovels of dirt for a new flat panel display fa.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 28th, 2017

Trump held a freewheeling White House meeting on trade — and it sounds like some of economists" worst fears could come true

President Donald Trump held a discussion with senators from both parties on trade, specifically possible action on steel and aluminum imports. Lawmakers repeatedly attempted to urge caution on th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 13th, 2018

Asia stock markets steady in early trade

Asian share markets found a semblance of calm on Monday as S&P futures extended their bounce. Sara Hemrajani reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 12th, 2018

Asian markets trade mixed after Wall Street's Friday rebound; oil prices rise - CNBC

CNBCAsian markets trade mixed after Wall Street's Friday rebound; oil prices riseCNBCAsian markets traded mixed early on Monday after U.S. stock indexes rebounded in the last session. Heavy declines were seen in.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsFeb 11th, 2018

Shares routed as "goldilocks" trade suddenly unwinds

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares and U.S. stock futures sank on Tuesday, after Wall Street suffered its biggest decline since 2011 as investors' faith in factors underpinning a bull run in markets began to crumble......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 5th, 2018

Asian shares tumble as "goldilocks" trade unwinds

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares fell sharply on Tuesday after Wall Street suffered its biggest decline since 2011 as investors' faith in factors underpinning a bull run in markets began to crumble......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 5th, 2018

Asian shares set to tumble as "goldilocks" trade unwinds

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares were set to fall sharply on Tuesday after Wall Street suffered its biggest decline since 2011 as investors' faith in factors underpinning a bull run in markets began to crumble......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 5th, 2018

Gov. Scott Walker: Give Kimberly-Clark Foxconn-style deal to keep paper plants open

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker called Monday for giving paper maker Kimberly-Clark some Foxconn-sized job incentives to avoid the closure .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 5th, 2018

Asia shares extend bull run, dollar huddles near lows

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares extended their bull run on Monday amid upbeat corporate earnings and strong global economic growth, while the dollar struggled to bounce as the White House continued to complain of "unfair" trade practices by competitors......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 29th, 2018

Asia shares extend bull run, dollar crawls off lows

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares extended their bull run on Monday amid upbeat corporate earnings and strong global economic growth, while the dollar tried to bounce even as the White House continued to complain of "unfair" trade practices by competitors......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 28th, 2018

Asian Stocks Trade Mixed AS USD Wobbles Despite Trump Comments

DailyFX com Talking Points Asian stocks were mixed The Nikkei 225 slipped as the US Dollar did likewise Japanese consumer prices came in as expected still far from the Bank of Japan s 2 target New to financial market trading The.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqJan 26th, 2018

Asia shares near record peak but trade protectionist fears cast shadow

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian s.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 24th, 2018

Global stocks slip on renewed jitters over trade friction

Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday, as Japan's benchmark took a rest from a spate of recent jumps......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 24th, 2018

Global shares mixed on renewed jitters over trade friction

Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday, as Japan's benchmark took a rest from a spate of recent jumps......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 24th, 2018

Asian shares mixed on renewed jitters over trade friction

U.S. stocks are mixed in early trading Tuesday as consumer-focused companies like Netflix and Amazon climb while household goods makers including Johnson & Johnson and Procter & Gamble sink following disappointing quarterly reports......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 23rd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump-tariff targets say American consumers will end up paying the price

Asian nations have been bracing for trade sanctions ever since President Donald Trump took office a year ago......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 23rd, 2018

Trump Tariffs Spark Criticism, Raise Tensions Over Trade

The emerging fault lines in the global trading system were laid bare as 11 Pacific Rim nations forged a new commercial bloc excluding the U.S., while President Trump signed orders to curb Asian imports......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 23rd, 2018

Asia shares surf global growth wave, dollar sinks

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares scaled record peaks on Wednesday as strong corporate earnings and optimism on global growth outweighed concerns over trade tensions, while a fresh burst of speculative selling took the U.S. dollar to three-year lows......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 23rd, 2018

U.S. Allies Shift Trade Priorities as Trump Rolls Out "America First"

Eleven Pacific Rim nations agreed to forge a new trade bloc that excludes the U.S. on Tuesday, as President Donald Trump signed an order to block certain cheap Asian imports, illustrating the battle lines of a new global trade climate......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 23rd, 2018