US President Donald Trump watched on as Steven Mnuchin took the oath of office on January 13 as Treasury secretary. In a Reuters interview hours after Mnuchin spoke to CNBC, Trump appeared to contradict his Treasury chief over whether to label China as a currency manipulator. Photo: Pool via Bloomberg

Trump contradicts Mnuchin over China’s currency manipulator label

Trump declared China the “grand champions” of currency manipulation, hours after his Treasury chief said in a CNBC interview that he won’t rush to judgement before his department’s April report.

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US President Donald Trump watched on as Steven Mnuchin took the oath of office on January 13 as Treasury secretary. In a Reuters interview hours after Mnuchin spoke to CNBC, Trump appeared to contradict his Treasury chief over whether to label China as a currency manipulator. Photo: Pool via Bloomberg
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