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Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Energía Tom DiChristopher

OPEC warns Trump’s trade policies could slow economic growth and dent oil demand

U.S. President Donald Trump's protectionist trade policies threaten to slow global economic growth and dampen oil demand, OPEC warned in a monthly report. The warning comes as OPEC forecasts growth in oil supplies from the United States and other non-OPEC countries will outstrip growth in global oil demand in 2018.
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional

China expresses 'strong dissatisfaction' with US duties on Chinese aluminum foil

China has expressed "strong dissatisfaction" with the United States imposing anti-dumping and countervailing duties on Chinese aluminum foil, the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) said on Wednesday. The U.S. Commerce Department has made the wrong decision of levying high duties "without any evidence" and has "unreasonably and excessively" adopted trade remedy measures, it said. U.S. President Donald Trump is due to decide soon whether to impose much broader duties on steel and aluminum imports under a national security investigation amid mounting trade friction with China.
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Huileng Tan

China would not be the only country hurt by US steel tariffs

Heavy U.S. tariffs on steel will hurt not just China but also other countries.. South Korea is considering filing a complaint with the World Trade Organization if the U.S. levies heavy duties on steel.. Max Baucus, former U.S. ambassador to China, told CNBC that it's more effective to target the issue of over-capacity together with other countries than focusing on punitive actions like tariffs that will lead to trade disputes
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Melissa Goh

UK businesses seek opportunities in China after Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May brought along a 50-strong business delegation to China. Deals worth an estimated $12 billion are expected to be signed.
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Matthew J. Belvedere

NAFTA renegotiations are 'far from being completed,' says Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross

Trump's Commerce secretary does say some progress has been made on easier provisions. "It's definitely a possibility" that the president would exit the 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement, says Ross. Ross downplays the possibility rejoining TPP, even though Trump cracked open the door under certain conditions last week.
Argentina CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Holly Ellyatt

Argentina needs to grow out of boom, bust cycles: Treasury minister

Nicolas Dujovne said the country was working to get out of a cycle of booms and busts. The aim is to put Argentina back into the "club of developed nations," he said.
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional David Reid

US wants more trade not less, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says

Steven Mnuchin says the U.S. is open for business with the rest of the world. He adds that trade must be "reciprocal and fair." Mnuchin said China has agreed that the trade imbalance needs to fall.
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional

Trump to meet with world leaders, business CEOs at Davos forum

Trump is due to take an overnight flight on Wednesday night to snowbound Davos. The U.S. president will encourage investment in the U.S. Trump is also seeking cooperation on national security issues, including the Islamic State and North Korea.
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Holly Ellyatt

Wilbur Ross: Trade wars aren't new but 'US troops are coming to the ramparts'

The U.S. commerce secretary appeared to suggest that the United States was ready to enter into trade wars.
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Género Ryan Browne

Women are more at risk of losing their jobs thanks to tech, WEF says

According to research released Monday, 57 percent of the 1.4 million U.S. jobs at risk of being displaced by automation in the next eight years belong to women. However, the report added that career transitions brought about by a need for new skills presented an opportunity to reduce gender pay inequality.
Género CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Holly Ellyatt

'Davos Man needs to listen': WEF 2018 co-chaired entirely by women

For the first time in the 48-year history of the World Economic Forum (WEF), this month's summit in Davos, Switzerland will be chaired entirely by women.. Seven women are co-chairing 2018's meeting. The co-chairs of the event include International Monetary Fund Director Christine Lagarde, IBM Chief Executive Ginni Rometty and Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg.
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Energía

Giant oil companies put exploration on the back burner

Exploration spending to decline for fifth straight year. Drilling activity to slightly increase as costs drop. Activity to focus in known deep water basins
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional

After Trump criticism, China says no illicit oil sales to North Korea

China says reports "do not accord with the facts". Trump said China caught red handed allowing oil sales. South Korea seizes Hong Kong-flagged ship
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Steve Liesman

Economic optimism soars, boosting Trump's approval rating: CNBC Survey

The CNBC All-America Economic Survey polled 800 adults across the nation and was conducted December 10-13. For the first time in at least 11 years, more than half of the public rates the economy as good or excellent. Forty-one percent expect the economy to improve in the next year, near a record. Forty-two percent of Americans approve of the job Trump is doing as president, up four points from the September survey, while 49 percent disapprove, down three points.
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional

South Korea trade ministry says ready to begin renegotiating US trade pact

South Korea has initiated a plan to renegotiate its 2012 free trade agreement with the U.S. Earlier this year, President Donald Trump threatened to scrap the deal unless it was revised
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Huileng Tan

China's economy set to slow sharply in 2018, ADB warns

China's economy will expand by 6.8 percent in 2017 but growth will slow to 6.4 percent in 2018, according to the Asian Development Bank. Developing Asia growth is expected at 6.0 percent in 2017 — better-than-expected due to improved trade. Growth for developing Asia next year is pegged at 5.8 percent.
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Natasha Turak

Zimbabwe's economic potential could be 'huge' post-Mugabe, analysts say

16/11 - Zimbabwe could be on a 'much stronger growth path' following president Mugabe's potential departure from power, say experts. Once the 'breadbasket of Africa', the country has suffered decades of economic decline. New leadership could see re-engagement with international community, though significant risks remain
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Michael Ivanovitch

Trump has a long way to go on the road to fixing US-China trade

Don't link China trade with North Korea and other strategic issues, Michael Ivanovitch writes. Appeals to China for voluntary export restraint won't work. Trade problems with China and North Korea crisis will flare up again. The U.S. should strengthen ties with Japan, India, South Korea and other Indo-Pacific allies
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Huileng Tan

China's Xi preaches 'openness' and 'cooperation' after Trump comes out swinging

Chinese President Xi Jinping talks about the value of international "cooperation" and economic "openness.". Xi makes his comments at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit in Da Nang, Vietnam.. His APEC address follows one from President Donald Trump, who also called for openness — but with a harsher tone.
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Huileng Tan

Xi Jinping makes big promises for China's economic future

Chinese President Xi Jinping said Wednesday that China supports an open world economy and pledged further liberalization of its market to foreign investors. Those promises came as he touted the benefits of a socialist system at the opening of the 19th Communist Party Congress. es un sitio web oficial del Gobierno Argentino