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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

Sensex, Nifty stay afloat in volatile trade

Risk appetite took a back seat, reflecting mixed Asian shares on lingering concerns about American tax reforms, traders said.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 20th, 2017

Saudi Arabia is making a risky market share sacrifice

AP/Hasan Jamali Saudi Arabia has been constricting exports to the United States and several Asian countries. The US is experiencing a trade surplus with Saudi Arabia for the first time since 1998. .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 19th, 2017

Trump Touts His Efforts on Asia Trip

President Donald Trump, on the heels of a 12-day tour through Asia, touted his efforts on the trip to improve U.S. trade deals and unite Asian nations against North Korea, and he steered clear of domestic controversies......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjNov 16th, 2017

Trump and big business collide as NAFTA teeters

His “America First” policy left the U.S. isolated on his Asian trip. And it risks a worsening standoff in trade talks......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 14th, 2017

Trump and big business collides as NAFTA teeters

‘America First’ policy left the U.S. isolated on president’s Asian trip. And it risks a worsening standoff in trade talks......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 14th, 2017

Trump Says He Will Make A "Major Statement" When He Returns To US

After a 12-day tour through five Asian countries where he discussed the threat posed by North Korea and how America might shrink its massive trade deficits, President Donald Trump is heading back to the US Tuesday. And in true Trump fashion, the pre.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 14th, 2017

Global Trade Booms, but Headwinds Blow

Asian exports are growing briskly thanks to synchronized global economic growth, but obstacles stand in the way of a long boom......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 13th, 2017

Asia shares down on uncertainty over U.S. tax reform plans, sterling falls

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares stepped back in cautious trade on Monday as investors look to see whether U.S. Republicans can hammer a tax reform deal quickly, while the British pound fell on growing doubts over Prime Minister Theresa May's leadership......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 13th, 2017

Asia shares down on uncertainty over US tax reform plans, sterling falls

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares stepped back in cautious trade on Monday as investors look to see whether U.S. Republicans can hammer a tax reform deal quickly, while the British pound fell on growing doubts over Prime Minister Theresa May's leadership......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 12th, 2017

Hong Kong, Southeast Asian nations sign free-trade pact

Hong Kong has signed a free-trade agreement and an investment deal with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations in pacts that it says are a vote against protectionism elsewhere......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 12th, 2017

Scott Walker, Paul Ryan trumpet historic Foxconn pact at signing ceremony: Slideshow

The buzz for Foxconn's Racine County arrival was palpable Friday, as hundreds of the state's and region's most powerful political figures packed into the Racine headquarters of S.C. Johnson. Check out the attached slideshow to see photos from the b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 10th, 2017

Boeing signs China deals worth $37 billion: state TV

BEIJING (Reuters) - Boeing signed $37 billion in commercial deals in China as part of a trade mission traveling with United States President Donald Trump during his state visit to Beijing, Chinese state TV reported on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 9th, 2017

Wisconsin board clears way for $3 billion Foxconn deal

(Reuters) - Wisconsin's economic development agency on Wednesday approved a $3 billion incentives package for Taiwan-based Foxconn to build a massive liquid-crystal display plant in the state, Governor Scott Walker said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 8th, 2017

Global stock markets slide on Chinese trade data

Asian stocks fell following Wall Street's decline as President Donald Trump delivered a new warning Wednesday to North Korea in a speech to South Korean lawmakers......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 8th, 2017

Asia stocks notch succession of highs, China trade data mixed

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares wrung out another decade peak on Wednesday as data showed China's demand for imports remained buoyant, while the dollar dipped amid concerns Republican plans for major U.S. tax cuts were running into headwinds......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 8th, 2017

Asia stocks eke out another peak, China trade data mixed

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares eked out another decade peak on Wednesday as data showed China's demand for imports remained buoyant, while the dollar dipped amid concerns Republican plans for major U.S. tax cuts were running into headwinds......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 7th, 2017

Two Houston LNG execs to accompany President Trump to China

A pair of Houston-based liquefied natural gas companies are among those accompanying President Donald Trump on a trade mission to China.  Executives with Cheniere Energy Inc. and Texas LNG are among 29 delegates from the energy, manufacturing, agr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2017

Two Texas LNG companies accompany President Trump to China

A pair of Texas liquefied natural gas companies are among those accompanying President Donald Trump on a trade mission to China.  Executives with Cheniere Energy Inc. and Texas LNG are among 29 delegates from the energy, manufacturing, agricultura.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2017