Trump signs executive order withdrawing US from TPP trade deal

US President Donald Trump signed an executive order to formally pull US out of the negotiating process of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a mega trade deal of 12 Pacific Rim countries. 563 mots de plus


Pulling Back Too Far On Trade Will Hurt American Workers

It is perfectly understandable why those who care about the well-being of American workers celebrated President Trump’s decision on Monday to pull out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the landmark trade deal between the U.S. 808 mots de plus


UK Supreme Court rules on Article 50

The Treaty of Lisbon is the European Union’s constitution, signed in 2007. Article 50 makes provision for countries that want to leave, something that hasn’t happened before. 803 mots de plus


UK government loses Brexit case, must consult Parliament

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s government must get parliamentary approval before starting the process of leaving the European Union, the Supreme Court ruled Tuesday, potentially delaying Prime Minister Theresa May’s plans to trigger exit negotiations by the end of March. 985 mots de plus


Birthday Dinner Date

This weekend was my 23rd birthday (happy birthday to me!). After my amazing surprise to see The Lion King in theatre, which was literally the best thing ever ever ever, my lovely boyfriend took me to dinner. 424 mots de plus


China says it will not back down on S China Sea: Beijing

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

China warned Washington Tuesday that it would not back down over its claims in the disputed South China Sea, following vows by the Trump administration to defend US and international interests there. 345 mots de plus

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Trump Is 'Doomed to Fail,' Says EU Trade Chief

President Donald Trump’s aim of making America great again with tougher policies on immigration and trade are doomed, according to the official in charge of the European Union’s trade affairs. 436 mots de plus