Steven Mnuchin

Economía The Straits Times - Singapur Economía Regional

Trump raises idea of decoupling US economy from China

With the US election approaching, President Donald Trump on Monday (Sept 7) again raised the idea of separating the US and Chinese economies, also known as decoupling, suggesting the United States would not lose money if the world’s two biggest economies no longer did business.
Economía Financial Times - Reino Unido Economía Internacional James Politi

US labour market recovery appears to stall amid stimulus talks

First rise since March in weekly jobless claims to 1.4m as employers struggle with renewed lockdowns
Economía South China Morning Post - China Economía Internacional

Steven Mnuchin says US-China decoupling will occur if American firms cannot compete fairly

Treasury secretary says he has ‘every expectation’ that China will live up to terms of phase one trade deal
Economía The Guardian - Reino Unido Economía Internacional Dominic Rushe

US economy risks 'permanent damage' from long lockdowns, Mnuchin warns

The US economy risks “permanent damage” if coronavirus lockdowns continue for months, the treasury secretary, Steven Mnuchin, has warned Congress.
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Kevin Breuninger

Trump seeks stimulus package potentially worth more than $1 trillion, including direct payments to Americans

13:00 - The White House is seeking a stimulus package worth anywhere from $850 billion to over $1 trillion as the Trump administration looks to battle the economic impact from the coronavirus pandemic. The developments came hours after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said that the Trump administration wants to get emergency funds in Americans’ pockets “immediately.” “It’s going to be big, it’s going to be bold,” Trump said of the potential stimulus package, without disclosing its size, Tuesday morning.
Economía Global Times - China Economía Internacional Wang Cong

US under pressure to remove tariffs on China

"We're not considering that at the moment, but as this progresses ... we'll look at all the options that we think are important to help particularly SMEs and particular areas of the economy that are impacted by this," said Mnuchin.
Argentina Deutsche Welle (DW) - Alemania Economía

Argentina y EE. UU. tienen un encuentro "productivo" para renegociar deuda

El respaldo es una buena noticia para Buenos Aires, ya que Washington condiciona las decisiones del FMI por su poder de veto en el directorio.
Economía South China Morning Post - China Economía Internacional Wendy Wu

US-China trade war: Liu He, Robert Lighthizer and Steven Mnuchin hold phone call on core concerns over phase one deal

The two sides agree to continue communication about an agreement, Beijing says. Call suggests China is keeping trade negotiations separate from other disputes with Washington
Argentina Reuters Economía

U.S. expects Argentina to uphold commitment to IMF: Mnuchin

30/10 - 19:55 - The United States expects Argentina’s incoming Peronist government to uphold the country’s commitment to the terms of its $57 billion International Monetary Fund loan program, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday.
Economía Reuters Economía Internacional David Lawder

U.S. agricultural sales to China will 'take some time to scale up': Mnuchin

30/10 - 13:04 - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday that it will take time for Chinese purchases of U.S. agricultural goods to “scale up” to the $40 billion to $50 billion annual level touted by President Donald Trump if the two sides can seal a “Phase 1” trade deal.
Economía CNBC - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Huileng Tan

While US-China ‘phase one’ trade deal stops escalation, analysts not optimistic for more by year end

On Friday, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative said the two economic giants have made progress in trade discussions and have come close to finalizing parts of a phase one deal. While the phase one agreement may halt the tariff war, it doesn’t mean that current tariffs will be rolled back, analysts noted. Analysts were not hopeful that the two sides can reach consensus on more issues by the of the year.
Economía BBC - Reino Unido Economía Internacional

US treasury chief Mnuchin in China tariff warning

New tariffs on $156bn of Chinese goods will be imposed if a trade deal is not finalised by 15 December, the US Treasury Secretary has warned.
Economía South China Morning Post - China Economía Internacional Amanda Lee

China confirms ‘considerable’ purchases of US soybeans and pork ahead of October’s trade war talks

Ministry of Commerce spokesman Gao Feng says Beijing is ‘preparing for positive progress’ next month in Washington. US President Donald Trump said that a deal ‘could happen sooner than you think’, just a day after blasting China in a speech to the United Nations General Assembly
Política Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Política Económica Arsalan Shahla

Trump Orders More Sanctions on Iran After Attack on Saudi Arabia

U.S. President Donald Trump ordered tighter sanctions on Iran days after strikes on Saudi Arabia’s biggest oil installation rattled energy markets and raised the specter of a slide toward regional war. es un sitio web oficial del Gobierno Argentino