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"Donald Trump is watching closely": US officials amped up pressure on the UK to ditch Huawei at a potential cost of $8.8 billion

AP Photo/Frank Augstein A delegation of US officials was sent to the UK on Monday to convince the UK to ban Huawei equipment from its 5G.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 14th, 2020

Why Chinese leaders will be watching Trump"s impeachment very closely

REUTERS/Jason Lee Chinese officials are paying close attention to the impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump. While those official.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 3rd, 2019

Trump readies more China tariffs as make-or-break trade talks start

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was taking steps to authorize new tariffs on $325 billion in Chinese imports as officials began last-ditch talks to avert an escalation of a trade war that threatens to derail the global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 9th, 2019

Trump rattles saber at China ahead of make-or-break trade talks

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was taking steps to authorize new tariffs on $325 billion in Chinese imports as officials prepared for last-ditch talks to avert an escalation of a trade war that threatens to derail the global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 9th, 2019

Donald Trump defends lifting proposed $150 billion worth of tariffs on China

The Trump administration sent mixed signals Monday about a potential trade deal with China as economic officials defended a decision to lift s.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 21st, 2018

The Margin: Trump says a face mask makes him look like the Lone Ranger. One problem with that ...

Under growing pressure from health officials and lawmakers from both parties, President Donald Trump on Wednesday finally endorsed wearing face masks. Kind of......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 2nd, 2020

The Margin: Trump says a face mask makes him look like the Lone Ranger. One problem with that...

Under growing pressure from health officials and lawmakers from both parties, President Donald Trump on Wednesday finally endorsed wearing face masks. Kind of......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 1st, 2020

Tesla can prepare to reopen U.S. plant in California as early as next week

Tesla Inc can take additional steps ahead of a potential reopening of its California assembly plant as soon as Monday after Chief Executive Elon Musk had vowed to defy authorities and won the backing of President Donald Trump, officials said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 13th, 2020

U.S. again postpones high-level meeting on Huawei and China: sources

Trump administration officials have postponed for a second time a critical meeting originally set for Wednesday to discuss potential new U.S. restrictions on sales of technology to Huawei and China, people familiar with the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 11th, 2020

In White House meeting on coronavirus drugs, cost wasn"t discussed

When President Donald Trump and Vice President Michael Pence met with a dozen drugmakers on Monday to discuss potential coronavirus drugs and vaccines, it was widely expected that the topic of the cost of such treatments would come up. Apparently, t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 3rd, 2020

U.S. moves high-level U.S. meeting on China tech, possible new Huawei curbs to March: sources

Trump administration officials have rescheduled for March 11 a critical meeting to discuss potential new U.S. restrictions on sales of technology to Huawei and China, people familiar with the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 28th, 2020

Trump is headed for a political reckoning as his response to the coronavirus paints a grim picture of his ability to handle a potential pandemic

Reuters While officials struggle to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus in the US and the resulting global economic downturn, all eyes are on President Donald Trump. Trump's response to the potential pandemic i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 26th, 2020

U.S. still eyeing ways to curb sales to Huawei after Trump"s chipmaker comments: sources

U.S. government officials are still considering ways to further curb sales to China's Huawei Technologies [HWT.UL], despite President Donald Trump's tweets and comments last week in support of sales to China, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 24th, 2020

U.S. meeting on Huawei, China policy still on for Thursday despite Trump tweets: sources

A meeting of U.S. government officials to discuss further curbs on exports to Huawei and China is still on for Thursday, two sources said, despite a pushback from President Donald Trump against stricter limits on shipments of U.S. products overseas......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 19th, 2020

Amazon Wants To Depose Trump, Pentagon Officials In $10B JEDI Contract Protest

Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) cloud subsidiary is seeking to depose President Donald Trump and senior Pentagon officials in its protest against the $10 billion contract awarded to rival Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 11th, 2020

AWS wants to depose Trump, Mattis and others about JEDI

Amazon Web Services wants a federal court to hear its claims of how political bias hijacked a potential $10 billion contract award that went to rival Microsoft Corp. late last year — and it plans to depose President Donald Trump to do so.  AWS, a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 10th, 2020

Trump is presiding over "the biggest strategic defeat for the US since the early days of WW2" as European allies ignore his threats and back Huawei

Getty Donald Trump's attempts to pressure European allies into dropping their ties with Chinese telecoms company Huawei have failed. European countries look .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 29th, 2020

Trump"s secret plan to pressure Ukraine reportedly pitted administration officials against each other

Reuters President Donald Trump's request to block nearly $400 million in military aid from Ukraine .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 29th, 2019

High-stakes White House meeting expected Thursday to debate U.S.-China tariffs: sources

U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to meet with top trade advisers on Thursday to discuss planned Dec. 15 tariffs on some $160 billion in Chinese goods, three sources familiar with the plans said, as markets braced for potential negative impacts......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 11th, 2019

Amazon lawsuit blames Trump for loss of Pentagon cloud contract

Amazon.com Inc on Monday accused U.S. President Donald Trump of exerting "improper pressure" and bias that led the Department of Defense to award a lucrative $10 billion cloud contract to rival Microsoft Corp ......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 9th, 2019

Trump pushes Congress to pass USMCA as AFL-CIO steps on brakes

U.S. President Donald Trump and top administration officials on Tuesday renewed pressure on Congress to ratify the U.S.-Mexico-Canada (USMCA) trade agreement, after a major U.S. labor leader on Monday said there was more work to do on the deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 19th, 2019