Steven Mnuchin

Economía Financial Times - Reino Unido James Politi

Trump hits China with tariff rise as trade war escalates

The US president’s decision to push ahead with a threat to increase tariffs from 10 per cent to 25 per cent sets the stage for a tense final day of negotiations between Liu He, China’s vice-premier, and Robert Lighthizer, the US trade representative, in Washington.
Economía Financial Times - Reino Unido Economía Internacional James Politi

US labour leader warns of ‘inferior’ China trade deal

Richard Trumka, America’s top union leader, has warned Donald Trump that he risks striking an “inferior agreement” with China to end the trade war if he fails to rein in Beijing’s use of industrial subsidies, raising pressure on US negotiators in the final stretch of talks with Beijing.
Economía Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Saleha Mohsin

Mnuchin Says Enforcement Part of U.S.-China Deal `Close to Done'

The next round of China-U.S. trade talks will get under way in Beijing this week with significant issues still unresolved but with enforcement mechanisms “close to done,” U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said.
Economía The Japan Times - Japón Economía Internacional

Japan and U.S. kick off first day of trade talks with focus on cutting tariffs on goods

WASHINGTON - Japan and the United States agreed Monday to focus mainly on tariffs on goods such as agricultural and industrial products as they started negotiations for a bilateral trade agreement, according to economic revitalization minister Toshimitsu Motegi.
Economía La Tercera - Chile Economía Internacional

Chile: Ministro de Hacienda y secretario del Tesoro de EEUU abordaron tratado de doble tributación entre ambos países

12/04 - 19:43 - Esto en el marco de la visita de Felipe Larraín a Washington a raíz de las reuniones de primavera del FMI y del Banco Mundial. El secretario de Estado también se reunió con el secretario general de la OCDE y con ministros de finanzas de la Alianza del Pacífico.
Economía South China Morning Post - China Economía Internacional Kinling Lo

China and US reach milestone agreement on road to trade peace

Major hurdle overcome as both sides agree to monitoring and enforcement of trade pledges. No time frame for deal, but US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin hopes it can be done quickly
Economía The New York Times - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Ana Swanson

China Purchases Could Undercut Trump’s Larger Trade Goal

WASHINGTON — At the heart of President Trump’s negotiations with China is a troubling contradiction: The United States wants to use the trade talks to encourage the country to adopt a more market-oriented economy. But a key element of a prospective deal may end up reinforcing the economic power of the Chinese state.
Economía Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Jenny Leonard

China, U.S. Pore Over Details of Agreement Text to End Trade War

Chinese and U.S. negotiators have been working line-by-line through the text of an agreement that can be put before President Donald Trump and counterpart Xi Jinping to defuse a nearly year-long trade war, according to officials familiar with the matter.
Economía South China Morning Post - China Economía Internacional Wendy Wu

Lost in translation? How verbal mishaps and lack of Chinese-language document threaten US-China trade deal

Misunderstandings and China’s concerns about being bullied have created distance, says Michael Pillsbury, an outside adviser to Donald Trump. Having no Chinese-language text of the 120-page draft agreement Beijing was potentially agreeing to could present an obstacle
Economía The Straits Times - Singapur Economía Internacional

Top US trade officials head to China next week for new trade talks

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin plan to travel to China next week for another round of trade talks with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, a Trump administration official said on Tuesday (March 19).
Economía Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Shawn Donnan

Fear of Trump Walking on Xi Haunts China as Trade Talks Near End

Beijing plays coy on summit, uncertain it can trust Trump. Trump battling his own reputation for last-minute surprises
Economía Miami Herald - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Darlene Superville

No plans yet for US, China presidents to meet on trade

06/02 - 17:43 - There are no plans yet for President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping to meet soon in hope of finalizing a trade deal, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday.
Economía China Daily - China Economía Internacional

Trump meets Chinese Vice-Premier at White House

US President Donald Trump on Thursday met with Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He at the White House, saying major progress was made in the latest round of US-China trade talks.
Economía Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Justin Sink

Trump Pulls U.S. Delegation Out of Davos Forum, Citing Shutdown

21:01 - President canceled Pelosi trip to Afghanistan hours earlier. Mnuchin was to lead U.S. team for World Economic Forum.
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Jeanne Whalen

Democratic lawmakers call for delay in easing sanctions on close ally of Russia’s Vladimir Putin

House Democrats said Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin failed to convince them in a closed briefing Thursday that the United States should lift sanctions on a Russian aluminum company controlled by a Vladimir Putin ally, calling for more information and a delay.
Política The Wall Street Journal - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Ian Talley

U.S. Targets Huge Currency Scheme in Venezuela Before Maduro Inauguration

08/01 - 17:08 - Treasury penalizes ex-officials it says perpetrated a huge fraud in Venezuela’s currency markets, days before the leftist leader starts a second term
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional David J. Lynch

Crossed wires: Why the U.S. and China are struggling to reach a trade deal

In a midtown Manhattan conference room, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi vented to a small group of prominent American business executives about how China had been betrayed, again and again, by a fickle United States.
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Damian Paletta

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin pulls out of investment conference, rebuking Saudi regime

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday that he would not attend the Future Investment Initiative summit in Saudi Arabia next week, delivering the Trump administration’s first formal rebuke of Saudi’s royal family following the suspected killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside a Saudi compound in Turkey. es un sitio web oficial del Gobierno Argentino