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Chinese Money in the U.S. Dries Up as Trade War Drags On

WASHINGTON — Growing distrust between the United States and China has slowed the once steady flow…

A New Red Scare Is Reshaping Washington

WASHINGTON — In a ballroom across from the Capitol building, an unlikely group of military hawks,…

South Korean Man Sets Himself on Fire at Japanese Embassy in Seoul

SEOUL, South Korea — A man set himself on fire in front of the Japanese Embassy…

Japan, Taking a Page from Trump, Uses Trade Against South Korea

Last month, before an audience of world leaders, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan forcefully defended…

China’s Economic Growth Slows as Trade War With U.S. Deepens

BEIJING — China’s growth fell to its slowest pace in nearly three decades, officials said on…

The Week in Business: Amazon Won’t Let the Robots Take Over

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Trump Backs Away From Barriers on Foreign Uranium

WASHINGTON — President Trump said he would not impose quotas on imports of uranium, backing away…

China Vows Sanctions on U.S. Firms Selling Arms to Taiwan

BEIJING — China said on Friday that it would impose sanctions on American companies involved in…

As Nations Look to Tax Tech Firms, U.S. Scrambles to Broker a Deal

WASHINGTON — For most of the 21st century, wealthy nations have engaged in a race to…

A Koch Executive’s Harassment in China Adds to Fears Among Visitors

A Koch Industries executive was told he could not leave China. An ex-diplomat who helped organize…

Trump’s Asia Gamble: Shatter Enduring Strategies on China and North Korea

WASHINGTON — As he tries to tackle the greatest challenges to American power in Asia, President…

China and U.S. Differ Over Agricultural Purchases Trump Boasted About

WASHINGTON — President Trump emerged from a June meeting in Japan with Xi Jinping, the Chinese…

These Companies Wanted Tariffs. How Are They Faring Now?

The early winners in President Trump’s trade wars are finding that victory can be bittersweet. Unlike…

Ross Perot’s Warning of a ‘Giant Sucking Sound’ on Nafta Echoes Today

Ross Perot, who died Tuesday, has not been much in the news in the past few…

Global Recession Risks Are Up, and Central Banks Aren’t Ready

Central bankers have a favorite mantra: Patch the roof while the sun is shining. But 10…