Tuesday, July 18, 2017
CalChamber Companies in the News
Almond Market Update: Shipments Reach New Record
IBM Delivers First Cognitive Services Platform to Transform Business
From the White House
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims July 17, 2017, as Made in America Day and this Week, July 16 through July 22, as Made in America Week
Readout of the Vice President’s Meeting with Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau
President Donald J. Trump Announces Key Additions to his Administration: Dennis Shea of Virginia to be Deputy United States Trade Representative, Geneva Office, with the Rank of Ambassador.
Department of Commerce
BEA Releases New Statistics on Foreign Direct Investments Made in the U.S.
U.S. Department of Commerce Issues Affirmative Final Antidumping Duty Determinations of Emulsion Styrene-Butadiene Rubber from Brazil, Korea, Mexico, and Poland
From the U.S. Trade Representative
United States and Malaysia Meet Under Trade and Investment Framework Agreement
Treasury, USTR Notice of Intent to Sign the Covered Agreement
USTR Announce New Trade Allocations for Sugar
USTR Calls a Special Session Under the U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement
House Ways and Means Committee
Bipartisan House and Senate Trade Leaders Send Letter to USTR Urging Congressional Consultation During KORUS Discussions
Department of State
Sixth U.S.-Thailand Strategic Dialogue
From the World Trade Organization
Members Reaffirm Commitment to Aid for Trade and the Development Support
Trade Facilitation Key to Addressing Needs of Developing Countries
Egypt, Argentina Discuss Boosting Economic, Trade Cooperation
Colombian Exports to South Korea Increased by $45 Million USD in First Year of New Free-Trade Agreement
TPP, the Trade Deal Trump Killed, is Back in Talks Without U.S.
India-China Trade Talks Deadlocked
U.S. Informs South Korea Plans to Start Talks to Amend Trade Pact
Merkel Reiterates Support for US-EU Trade Deal
Canada-U.S. Softwood Deal May Come Before Nafta Negotiations
The Trump Vision for America Abroad by Gary Cohn and H.R. McMaster
U.S. Prepares New Sanctions on Chinese Firms Over North Korea Ties-Officials
U.S. Senate Confirms Businessman Hagerty as Ambassador to Japan
Europe-Key Partnership for American Prosperity
Former White House Economists Urge Trump Not to Impose Emergency Tariffs on Steel Imports
Sources: Cohn is Trump’s Top Candidate to Replace Yellen at Fed
Carmageddon at the Border? a 57-Hour Closure Planned for Southbound Car Lanes at San Ysidro
California the World’s Fifth Largest Economy? Look out, Britain
Sacramento Teen Grows Up to Become Mexico’s Consul General in the Trump Era
Trade Helps Keep IE Economy Growing
NYC-Tested Israeli Diplomat Lands Top Post in S.F.
More International Articles
EU and Britain to President Post-Brexit Plan on WTO Membership
China’s Xi Says to Accelerate Market Opening, Expand Imports
NAFTA, Trade, Cannabis on Agenda as Premiers Meet in Edmonton This Week
Chinese Purchases of Overseas Ports Top $20bn in Past Year
EU Automakers Not Fully Sold on Japan Trade Deal
In Shadow of Trump Visit, Franco-German United Front Thrives
China’s Foreign Trade Gains Steam in H1
Finally in Writing: U.K. and EU Will Have ‘Financial Settlement’
Launch of the Trump-Moon Era in U.S.-Korea Relations
E-Commerce Retailers in the USA Want to Expand into Europe
China’s New Silk Road Encroaches on U.S. Turf in East Europe
How Brexit is Set to Hurt Europe’s Financial Systems
After 8 Years of Austerity, Greece Gets EU Budget Approval
Russia Calls EU-Ukraine Pact an ‘Exemplary’ Breach of WTO Rules
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