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  1. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Japan and the United States face off in crucial trans-Pacific trade negotiations

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 02:03pm by Reuters in Tokyo

    ... Prime Minister Shinzho Abe Abe called for flexibility and said he hoped that both parties would end up feeling that they were in a mutually beneficial situation, as with the Japan-Australia ...

  2. Business - Commodities - TRADE

    China broke rules on exports of rare earths, says WTO

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 12:58am by AFP

    ... the European Union and Japan. Beijing insisted that its goal was to conserve its exhaustible natural resources and reduce pollution caused by mining, and argued that it was allowed to do so under WTO ... use of export quotas, saying they were "designed to achieve industrial policy goals rather than conservation". "Conservation does not allow members to adopt measures to control ...

  3. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Chinese exports tumble in February, raising fears of economic slowdown

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 05:30am by Reuters

    ... of growth seen since the late 1990s. A resilient Chinese economy is good news for the world, particularly for major commodity exporters such as Australia. China's crude oil imports in the first ...

  4. Business - Economy - TRADE

    China to push Australia on 'fairer' FTA terms

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 09:42am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Australia on fairer terms for FTA China feels it faces discrimination when trying to invest in Australia and will push for more favourable terms in free-trade agreement talks with that country, analysts say. While the Chinese side was looking for a better deal for its investors, Australia would lobby for lower tariffs for its agricultural exports to China, said John Mollard, ...

  5. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Obama's pivot to Asia faces setback from fellow Democrat over trans-Pacific trade deal

    Posted Feb 01st 2014, 03:42pm by Associated Press in Washington

    ... questions about his commitment to the region. New military deployments in the Asia-Pacific – a few hundred Marines in Australia, new warships rotated through Singapore – have fuelled Chinese ...

  6. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Australia 'ideal destination' for foreign investors

    Posted Apr 16th 2013, 12:00am by KANIS LI

    ... Mild inflation, stable political and economic environment nation's selling points, says envoy Australia's mild inflation and stable political and economic environment made ... opportunities. Thomson, who was in Hong Kong yesterday, said Australia was rich in natural resources. The country had also coped well with the financial crisis and had inflation running at about 2 per ...

  7. News - Asia - TRADE

    Trans-Pacific Partnership talks likely to miss deadline for deal, leak shows

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 09:36pm by BLOOM

    ... are Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam. TPP members are pinning hopes on the pact boosting exports and supporting growth amid an uneven global recovery. ...

  8. News - China - TRADE

    Japanese dairy giant Meiji quits baby milk market in China

    Posted Oct 25th 2013, 03:17am by Celine Sun

    ... increasingly intense," it said. "Despite the severe business environment, Meiji continues using Australia-imported milk powder, which has increased our production costs year by year ... on the mainland by as much as 90 per cent, although the company has since sourced milk in Australia. While giving up the milk formula market on the mainland, Meiji is much more optimistic about the liquid ...

  9. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Osborne's Chinese bank concessions prompt check on British finance rules

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 09:29am by The Guardian

    ... sector’s regulatory bodies to relax rules to entice Chinese investment banking businesses to set up in London. The Conservative MP has written to Andrew Bailey, chief executive of Prudential ...

  10. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Britain picks up Chinese investment after Osborne trip

    Posted Oct 20th 2013, 03:04pm by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... to China by London Mayor Boris Johnson- with the pair seen as potential rivals for the leadership of the Conservative party should Cameron come unstuck before or after the next general election ...




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