The Obama administration announced new steps to loosen longstanding U.S. sanctions against Cuba, part of a gradual normalization of relations as President Barack Obama looks to make a signature policy shift permanent before leaving office.
China’s international trade representative held a series of meetings with the ambassadors from major European nations last week to ask them to stand together with Beijing against U.S. protectionism, according to four sources familiar with the discussions, Reuters reports. Read moreRead More »
Syngenta AG said the U.S. has asked for more time to review its $43 billion takeover by China National Chemical Corp., adding that it doesn’t expect the protracted scrutiny to delay the companies’ goal to close the deal in the first half. Read moreRead More »